The writing is on the wall for gay marriage bans in Kansas, Montana and South Carolina.
A Missouri funeral director is sending his father out with a bang. His father's ashes, anyway.
The U.S. government is now urging owners of nearly 8 million cars and trucks to have the air bags repaired.
Four former Blackwater security guards were convicted Wednesday in the 2007 shootings of more than 30 Iraqis in Baghdad.
Doctors disagree over whether the second of two 12-year-old girls charged with stabbing a classmate to please the fictional horror character Slender Man is fit to stand trial.
Investigators are using the cellphone records of an Indiana man already charged in the slayings of two women to pinpoint his movements.
A 23-year-old Maryland man is in custody after he climbed over the White House fence Wednesday.
Michael Brown's official autopsy indicates he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle.
In a charmed life of newspapering, Ben Bradlee seemed always to be in just the right place.
A U.S. Marine suspected in the gruesome killing of a transgender Filipino was flown Wednesday from his warship to the Philippine military's main camp, where he will continue to be guarded by fellow Marines.
With two possible sightings in four days, a man charged in the deadly ambush of a state police barracks appears to have moved out of the deep woods and into a more heavily trafficked area of the Pocono Mountains.
With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police said Tuesday has confessed to killing seven women in northwestern Indiana.
Syrian President Bashar Assad is taking advantage of the U.S.-led coalition's war.
Three teenage girls from suburban Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their parents' money and flying to Germany, authorities said Tuesday.
Islamic State group fighters seized at least one cache of weapons airdropped by U.S.-led coalition forces that were meant to supply Kurdish militiamen battling the extremist group in a border town, activists said Tuesday.
An influential Jewish advocacy group said Tuesday it no longer supports allowing suspected Nazi war criminals to receive Social Security benefits.
Two weeks before Election Day, most of the nation's likely voters now expect the Republican Party to take control of the U.S. Senate.
The quarantine against possible Ebola exposure ends this week for Dr. Nancy Snyderman, but the troubles clearly aren't over for NBC News' chief medical editor.
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