Severe flooding across central and southern Louisiana led the governor to declare a state of emergency.
In what he says was his final Olympic race, Michael Phelps helped the Americans win gold in the 4x100 medley relay.
Police say Maulama Akonjee and his associate, Tharam Uddin, were shot in the back of the head in a brazen daylight attack.
The 27-year old man who carried out a stabbing and arson assault took the life of a 34-year-old woman, police say.
A new Gallup survey provides the most detailed portrait to date of the Republican nominee’s supporters.
Jihadists have released hundreds of civilians while fleeing a crumbling stronghold in northern Syria.
The gazebo where Rice was killed will be saved to possibly become a symbol of the Black Lives Matter movement.
Republicans devoted to electing GOP candidates say they believe the White House already may be lost.
Recruiters are targeting a specific group to find candidates that meet the force's rigorous physical standards.
The 90th birthday of retired leader Fidel Castro is accompanied by salsa music, colorful floats, fireworks, and dancers.
Joseph Schooling pulled off the upset of the Rio Olympics, defeating Michael Phelps and earning the gold in the 100-meter butterfly.
The international community seeks to ease tensions after the two sides ramp up security around the Crimean peninsula.
Evan McMullin, who’s making an independent presidential bid, says Trump knows nothing about protecting America.
A Colorado woman’s statement evokes the case of the former Stanford swimmer who received six months in jail for rape.
The president shares the novels he'll be perusing during his family's stay in Martha's Vineyard.
Dozens of Republicans — including three former Cabinet secretaries — have ditched their party to endorse the Democratic nominee.
The group is defined by pollsters as voters who have kids under 18 and a household income around the nationwide average.
Her family’s income already dropped by almost two-thirds after she announced her run for president in 2015.
The Democratic presidential nominee and her running mate follow through on a pledge to release their latest returns.
The night sky is lighting up for the annual spectacle when Earth passes through the debris left behind by an ancient comet.