The National Zoo's panda parents, Mei Xiang and Tian Tian, have another son.
Authorities are investigating after a shooting at Savannah State University killed a student and prompted a lockdown at the Georgia school Thursday night.
A day after two journalists were slain on live television, their colleagues at a Virginia morning newscast returned to the air with memories, tears and a determination to carry on the victims' dedication to the news.
Authorities say a South Florida man told a prostitute that he was a police officer and that he would arrest her if she refused to have sex without a condom.
A border patrol agent who shot an escaped inmate who led authorities on a weekslong manhunt in upstate New York says he had "no other option" but to kill him.
Thirty-year veteran teacher Twila Smith had scarcely started a new school year when a 14-year-old freshman entered her world studies class and drew a gun Tuesday.
A man convicted of stabbing five people to death at a Denver bar and setting the business on fire will not be executed and instead will serve a lifelong prison sentence, a jury decided Thursday.
For the second time in a week a popular Hawaii beach was closed Thursday after sewage from a treatment plant spilled near the ocean.
A leading Polish cultural official said Thursday he is "convinced" of the existence of a Nazi treasure train that has been missing for 70 years and which two men claim to have found recently.
Washington's National Zoo said one of its two newborn panda cubs died Wednesday after three and a half days.
A woman preparing to give birth to conjoined twins in Colorado has been told one of the babies won't survive.
If you look closely, there is a difference in the hands and feet of 1-year-old Max and 4-year-old Payton
Airline fare wars are making a comeback.
Colorado theater shooter James Holmes was formally sentenced to life in prison without parole Wednesday, more than three years after he carefully planned and executed a merciless attack on hundreds of defenseless moviegoers who were watching a midnight Batman premiere.
Authorities say the body of a baby has been found in a trash bin at a South Carolina apartment complex.