Insurgents in Iraq have carried out mass executions, abducted women as sex slaves, and used child soldiers, a new report says.
The U.S. government has shelved plans to move the HealthCare.gov insurance website to a new host.
Nearly seven in 10 Americans believe spanking a child is an acceptable for of discipline at home.
The man was sent home with from a Texas hospital with antibiotics without further observation, despite telling a nurse he had been to West Africa.
President Barack Obama is expected to assure Hispanic-American lawmakers on Thursday that he is on their side and help is on the way.
Julia Pierson has resigned amid security lapses at the White House.
A child hospitalized for less than 24 hours with Enterovirus D68 has died from the bacterial infection.
Experts are monitoring "a handful" of people potentially exposed through physical contact with the first patient diagnosed with the deadly virus in the U.S.
Employment in America's manufacturing sector grew at its best pace since March 2012, a new report says.
Refugee processing centers in Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala will try to deter unaccompanied minors from crossing the border on their own.
Single-use plastic bags will disappear from California grocery stores under a first-in-the-nation state law.
Microsoft announced its new operating system to replace the largely unpopular Windows 8.
Lawmakers scolded the head of the Secret Service over a security breach that allowed a knife-wielding intruder to run deep into the White House.
Congress may not vote until next year on authorizing air strikes against Islamic State militants, despite some lawmakers' insistence that approval is already overdue.
President Barack Obama and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have vowed to deepen their countries' strategic partnership.
Health officials are investigating at least 10 cases of children who developed paralysis after testing positive for a respiratory virus.
U.S. consumer spending accelerated in August, a positive sign for an economy that appears to be firing on nearly all cylinders.
Toyota is recalling Tacoma 4X4 and Tacoma pre-runner pickup trucks to fix issues with the vehicles' rear suspension system.
A suspected arsonist operating in Washington state is believed to have ignited nearly two dozen fires in three weeks.
Afghanistan will sign a crucial security agreement allowing the U.S. to leave a small contingent of troops in the country beyond this year.