New details suggest the alleged Fort Hood shooter, Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, was a misfit who was self-radicalized. The Army is looking into how red flags raised by his earlier behavior were missed.
Ida left scores dead in El Salvador and shut down oil and gas production in the Gulf of Mexico. The hurricane has been downgraded to a tropical storm and is expected to make landfall in the US Tuesday.
Women ski jumpers sue for the right to compete in the Vancouver Olympics and stop men from jumping if women can't.
Los Tigres del Norte, a popular Mexican band, canceled an appearance on the Luna Awards TV show in Mexico Wednesday. The Mexican government denied any censorship of the band.
A new novel from Richard Powers poses a disquieting question: Is it abnormal to be happy?
Famed naturalist Jane Goodall cries out on behalf of Earth’s animals.
The heated debate over the word is cool at the moment. But now is a great time to reconsider its value.
President Obama signed an executive order Wednesday banning federal workers from texting while driving.
Ahead of his speech at the UN Wednesday, Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmedinejad said President Obama should consider the benefits of befriending Iran.