Fed is likely to stay 'patient' and scale back its forecast for rate hikes this year.
A popular YouTube channel of an Arizona woman arrested on suspicion of abusing her seven adopted children shows them in simple skits about a kid stealing cookies and a little boy with super powers.
The University of Southern California has announced a new school president "to lead the university into a new era.".
John Engler's front-row interest in Michigan State University basketball has led to a war of words over the Larry Nassar scandal.
Advocates for clergy abuse victims say their list of 395 priests or lay people in Illinois who have been publicly accused of sexually abusing children is far more extensive than the names already released by the state's six dioceses.
A judge has blocked oil and gas drilling on almost 500 square miles in Wyoming and says the U.S. must consider climate change impacts of leasing public lands across the U.S. for energy development.
Arizona authorities say a woman has been arrested on allegations of using pepper spray to discipline her seven adopted children and locking them inside a closet for days.
Passenger rail traffic on a popular Missouri route has been suspended and evacuations continue as the flooding Missouri River busts more levees.
U.S. medical advisers say medications to treat opioid addiction remain vastly underused.
A sheriff's deputy was killed and a police officer was injured after an exchange of gunfire during an attempted traffic stop near the central Washington city of Ellensburg.
A white Pennsylvania police officer who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager last year is headed to trial in a case that could put him behind bars for life.
A Connecticut woman says Harvard University has "shamelessly" turned a profit from photos of two 19th century slaves she says are her ancestors.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints says two of its missionaries have returned home to the U.S. after they were detained in Russia for more than two weeks for alleged visa term violations.
San Francisco is trying to crack down on electronic cigarettes that some say aggressively target kids.
Scientists say smoking high-potency marijuana every day could increase the chances of developing psychosis by about five times.
Experts convened by the World Health Organization call for the creation of a database of gene-editing research.
A jury in federal court in San Francisco has concluded that Roundup weed killer was a substantial factor in a California man's cancer.
Inaction by Congress and the Trump administration is threatening a fund that supports coal miners suffering from black lung.
The FBI used highly secretive and controversial cellphone sweeping technology to zero-in on President Donald Trump's former personal lawyer when agents raided his New York City home, hotel room and office last year.
A North Carolina man is due to be sentenced in federal court for plotting to steal a shipment of counterfeit Xanax pills valued at $1.6 million that were smuggled into the United States from Canada.