The latest U.S. Ebola case sent U.S. futures into a tizzy, spurring fears Wall Street may give up recent gains.
American universities produce the majority of the world's billionaires, according to this year's Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census report.
Dr. Craig Spencer remains in isolation at Bellevue Hospital Center. Authorities are tracing anyone who might have come into contact with him recently.
Mr. Piltz, a climate policy analyst, resigned from the administration of George W. Bush in 2005, accusing it of distorting scientific findings for political reasons and then releasing internal White House documents to support his contention.
New York City police shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man on Thursday after he suddenly attacked a group of patrol officers without warning in broad daylight on a busy commercial district in Queens.
Cities and states are approving laws that forbid criminal-history questions on most job applications, part of an effort to ease ex-offenders’ re-entry into society.
A man charged at four New York police officers with a metal hatchet Thursday, hitting two of them at a time of high alert for authorities concerned they might be targeted in the United States and Canada.
She says Obama is "exactly where he needs to be" -- in Washington.
Two dogs, Jordan and Hurricane, made a flawless catch of a fence jumper at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
After four unsolved killings in a year, some residents of Huntington Station, on Long Island, say that the police are not paying enough attention to crimes against poor or Hispanic people.
Three people died and two were injured when a small aircraft and helicopter collided on Thursday afternoon at a municipal airport in Frederick, Maryland.
With a quick glance at Dr. Craig Spencer's work history, it is apparent he has an affinity for helping those in need.
A Doctors Without Borders physician was in Guinea.
An Ebola vaccine effective in monkeys was not tested in humans until now, after the severe outbreak in West Africa forced governments to step in.
The former Russian soldier who joined mujahedeen fighters during Russia’s war in Afghanistan in 1980s also later fought against American troops until his capture in 2009.
A doctor in New York City who was recently treating Ebola patients in Guinea has himself tested positive for the virus.
Representative Nick J. Rahall II has defiantly held on to his seat in a district that faults White House policy for the area’s declining coal industry.
For many of the survivors of the 2007 shooting in Baghdad, the verdicts offered some solace after a traumatic event that became synonymous with the worst of the American occupation.