Four Chicago police officers fired after being accused of helping cover up the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald are challenging the decision with separate lawsuits
A cheap, daily pill that combines four blood pressure and cholesterol drugs has been tested for the first time in the US to see if it works as well among low-income Americans as it has in other countries
Imelda has deluged some parts of Southeast Texas with nearly 20 inches of rain, but officials in Houston and surrounding communities say that so far there have been no severe impacts from the tropical depression
U.S. protections for the waters that a group of endangered orcas call home could soon expand beyond the Seattle area to encompass much of the West Coast
President Donald Trump has announced that his administration is revoking California's authority to set auto mileage standards stricter than those issued by federal regulators
Backers of an Oregon measure that would create the most comprehensive gun storage law in the US have delivered 2,000 signatures to the state's elections office to get the proposal on the 2020 ballot
The Navy isn't hiding it: Those purported UFO videos seen in recent years really do show unidentified objects, the Washington Post reports. "The Navy designates the objects contained in these videos as unidentified aerial phenomena," Navy spokesman Joseph Gradisher told the Black Vault blog last week in the first official...
It's not a cure just yet, but researchers have found a way to stop the spread of viruses that cause half of all common colds. Teams at Stanford and the University of California-San Francisco used gene editing to prevent cells from supplying a protein that the viruses need to replicate,...
Whistleblower's complaint shows that Facebook has inadvertently provided extremist groups Islamic State and al-Qaida with a networking and recruitment tool by still producing dozens of pages in their names
To avoid the appearance of a conflict of interest, the Hawaii attorney general's office will take over prosecution of protesters arrested for blocking construction of a giant telescope