A 25-year-old law has failed to put an end to pesky automated sales calls and scams, but now Google, Apple, and others are teaming up with the Federal Communications Commission in an attempt to curb the scourge.
The Louisiana city has had a tumultuous summer. But, for some, community efforts to exchange division for generosity have sparked a glimmer of hope that things could be different.
Critics say that presidents who stay on vacation during times of state emergencies can be perceived as a symbol of official neglect.
US National Women's Soccer goaltender Hope Solo has been suspended for six months following disparaging comments she made after the team's quarter-final loss against Sweden.
Two Orlando-area hospitals will forgive more than $5 million in medical bills for victims of the June 12 attack at Pulse nightclub, which killed 49 people and injured dozens more.
The NPS turns 100 on Thursday. It's struggling to change the perception that the nation's national parks and monuments are whites-only spaces.
Pokeburgs, hamburgers in the form of Pokemon characters, are seen at Down N' Out Burger restaurant in Sydney, Australia on Friday. The restaurant sells a limited number of Pokeburgs per day, with the names (L-R) Chugmander, Peakachu and Bulboozaur, capitalizing on fans' appetite for Pokemon Go, the location-based augmented re...
Advocates say this first-in-the-nation study can lay the groundwork for improving the lives of lesbian, gay, and bisexual high school students across the country.
The National Football League will not allow players to wear helmet decals to honor the memory of five Dallas officers fatally shot in July, following similar controversies over basketball players' wish to express views on police violence.
With more states legalizing marijuana, use of the drug has doubled in the United States in the last three years and is on track to overtake the now-declining number of tobacco users.
On Monday, the US federal regulator started a ban on sales of e-cigarettes to people under 18 and requires products on the market since 2007 to undergo federal review.