A Salt Lake City train worker who was kidnapped during his shift by a father and son on the run from police died just over two hours later in the wind-swept Wyoming countryside, his neck slashed and face crushed almost beyond recognition, authorities said
At least 100 homes in Northern California have been evacuated as a wildfire charged through inaccessible terrain and climbed out of a steep canyon along the middle fork of the American River
Crews are expected to work into the night fighting a blaze at the scene of a train collision in the Texas Panhandle where three people are missing
Here's a fun thing you probably didn't know but there's a specific and useful reason why your spaghetti spoon has a hole in it. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has that reason.
Two prominent human rights groups are calling on the United Nations General Assembly to suspend Saudi Arabia's membership on the U.N.'s top human rights body
A judge says residents of Kansas, Georgia and Alabama will have to prove they are U.S. citizens when registering to vote for federal elections using a national form
A new study is saying that not only did the Dinosaurs die from the asteroid that struck Earth 66 million years ago but 93% of mammals passed as well. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the story.
Two more men have been charged with mortally wounding an aide to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo in the hours before Brooklyn's West Indian Day Parade
A top official says negotiations on a major free trade deal between the United States and the European Union will continue despite Britain's vote to leave the 28-member bloc
President Obama is expected to switch from bashing Donald Trump to talking up Hillary Clinton at his first appearance on the campaign trail this year.
Facebook says it is tweaking the formulas that decide what users see in their news feed to focus on friends and family, not news articles and other more impersonal material
During the pre-program of Donald Trump's rally in Bangor, Maine, radio talk show host Howie Carr used a mock Native American Indian tribal chant when speaking about Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Authorities say a Houston-area mother who fatally shot her two daughters did not target her estranged husband because she "wanted him to suffer" the memory of their deaths
New evidence coming our way as a result of NASA's New Horizons mission is saying that Pluto has a subsurface ocean. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) has the rest.