The U.S. government on Thursday announced new delays in rolling out President Barack Obama's healthcare reform
Stung by “tastes like vomit” critiques from some students, the USDA looks to make school meals more palatable.
America is struggling to fully realize the vision that civil rights leader Martin Luther King described in his famous "I have a dream" speech 50 years ago, as the goal of economic security for all remains elusive, President Barack Obama said on Wednesday.
Bradley Manning, sentenced to 35 years in military prison for the biggest breach of classified U.S. documents in U.S. history, said in a statement today he is female and wants to live as a woman named Chelsea.
Outgoing Sen. Saxby Chambliss talked at a tribute in his honor Monday of bridge-building and bipartisanship. Republicans competing for his seat offered a sharp contrast.
British authorities forced the Guardian newspaper to destroy material leaked by Edward Snowden, its editor has revealed, calling it a "pointless" move that would not prevent further reporting on U.S. and British surveillance programs.
Oprah Winfrey has finally weighed in on the Paula Deen N-word scandal, and the media mogul knows that Deen is not alone.
Camilla native Krysta Harden rises to the No. 2 position in the federal agriculture department.
The nation's HUD offices will resume normal operation hours on Monday.
Ariel Castro agreed today to plead guilty and be imprisoned for life for kidnapping and raping three women.
The former president and his wife lost a 4-year-old daughter to leukemia nearly 60 ago.
Legislation approved by the Senate now moves to the House for consideration.
Oddsmakers say George is the favorite for name of the baby who is third in line to the British royal throne.
Bookmakers in England say the favorites for the boy's name are James and George.
Hundreds of convicts, including senior members of al Qaeda, broke out of Iraq's Abu Ghraib jail as comrades launched a military-style assault to free them, authorities say.
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