Six more clandestine graves have been found in Mexico near the town where 43 students allegedly were abducted by local police working for a drug gang.
An increase in customer demand is spurring Amazon.com to create 80,000 seasonal positions at its network of distribution centers across the U.S.
Freelance journalist Ashoka Mukpo, who contracted Ebola in Liberia, arrived at the University of Nebraska Medical Center today, becoming the second patient with the deadly disease to be treated there.
Released court documents tell the story of Yahoo! against the federal government.
President Obama's national security adviser Susan Rice says the United States will not be drawn into a ground war in Iraq and Syria.
Scientists say the drug has shown promising results when it was tested on monkeys. The small clinical trial is using healthy human volunteers in the U.S.
The U.S. is putting out new rules about commercial fishing in the Gulf of Mexico and parts of the western Atlantic.
Mariela Castro, the daughter of President Raul Castro — and the niece of Fidel Castro — is making waves by voting "no" on a workers' rights bill, saying it didn't protect people with unconventional gender identities.
National Guard troops moved in by Gov. Jay Nixon didn't get involved, and the officer in charge of security in Ferguson said police came under fire and were targeted by Molotov cocktails.
Members of the National Guard have arrived in the St. Louis area, one day after Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said he would deploy troops to prevent violence in Ferguson.