Daylight saving time wasn't invented to help farmers, and it doesn't help save energy. But it did help a New Zealander hunt bugs back in 1895.
Canadian "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek died at age 80 from pancreatic cancer on Sunday, Nov. 8. Here's a look back at his career in photos.
There are many high-paying jobs that don’t require a master’s degree or higher.
The Supreme Court dealt a huge blow Thursday to efforts to combat the drawing of partisan electoral districts and put a hold on the Trump administration's effort to add a citizenship question to the census.
Samuel Little, the inmate who claims to have killed more than 90 women across the country, is considered to be the deadliest serial killer in …
Even after his death in 2013, South Africa civil rights hero Nelson Mandela has continued to inspire us.
A man stabbed and wounded five people as they gathered at a rabbi's home north of New York City to celebrate Hanukkah, in an attack that the governor called domestic terrorism.
Are you washing your hands correctly? Here's a step-by-step reminder for hand washing and sanitizer use
While the U.S. has long been a global leader in healthcare and medicine, the nation is losing its battle with mental health.
An Alaskan heat wave. A Hawaiian winter storm. A deluge in Nebraska that turned towns into islands. This year's extreme weather broke more tha…
Bill Ebeltoft of North Dakota died Dec. 15. He was 73. But, as his brother writes in the obituary, Bill first lost his life in Vietnam.
Boeing's CEO is resigning amid ongoing problems at the company over the troubled Max 737 aircraft.
In one lawsuit in Ohio, a woman who was trafficked for months sued three hotel chains, alleging they knew she was being forced to work as a prostitute in hotel rooms for days on end, with hotel employees doing nothing to stop it.
The examples of Andrew Johnson and Bill Clinton offer insight into the impeachment process that President Donald Trump might face in the Senate.
The articles charge President Donald Trump with abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, arguing that he is a “threat to national security …
President Donald Trump has been impeached by the House, becoming only the third president to be charged under the Constitution’s ultimate remedy for high crimes and misdemeanors.
A federal court has ruled that the health-care requirement of the Affordable Care Act is invalid but that other parts need more review. The case now heads back to a lower court.
For many years, chili has been hailed for its therapeutic properties, and now researchers suggest that eating chili peppers regularly can cut the risk of death from heart disease and stroke.
An outbreak strain of Campylobacter jejuni linked to pet store puppies has been reported in 30 states, the CDC said. So far, 30 people have been infected.
A swarm of tornadoes and storms that left a trail of destruction across the Southeast killed four people, injured a dozen more and left victim…