A new survey of small arms estimates there are over one billion legal and illicit firearms in the world today including an overwhelming 857 million in civilian hands _ with American men and women the dominant owners
A freight train has derailed and several train cars are on fire in southwest Indiana, forcing the mandatory evacuation of nearby homes and businesses
Experts within the Council of Europe are asking Hungarian lawmakers to delay passage of a bill that would penalize people who assist refugees with up to a year in prison
The trial of a southwestern Ohio baby sitter charged with murder in the death of a 3-year-old girl who was in her care has been set for this fall
Nearly 2,000 children were separated from their families during a six-week period in April and May, as the Trump Administration cracked down on illegal immigration with a “zero-tolerance” policy of separating families at the border
While having your kids duck the turnstile is one way parents reduce their public transit costs, apparently, another is just to give birth to them on the train.
The Senate is set to pass a defense policy bill that would block a White House plan to allow Chinese telecom giant ZTE to buy component parts from the U.S.
Reports say radioactive contamination was found on a worker's hands and other places at a nuclear weapons lab in New Mexico _ the latest safety lapse at the facility as it ramps up work with nuclear material
BJ's Wholesale expects to price its initial public offering between $15 and $17 a share, valuing the warehouse club operator at up to $2.2 billion. Fred Katayama reports.
Passions ran high though people remained polite as Minnesota regulators opened a key hearing on Enbridge Energy's proposal for replacing its deteriorating Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota
President Donald Trump is announcing that he is directing the Pentagon to create a new "Space Force" as an independent service branch aimed at ensuring American supremacy in space
New Jersey's governor is urging the capital city of Trenton to keep holding its annual all-night arts festival despite the outbreak of violence at this year's event
Authorities have lifted an evacuation order and reopened a major highway that was closed due to the derailment of a train that caught fire in southwestern Indiana
Turkey's official news agency says a court has accepted an indictment charging the father of NBA player Enes Kanter with "membership in a terror group."