Train engineer now says he nodded off just before Sunday's deadly New York commuter train accident.
The nearly 80 foot tall Norway Spruce will be lit tonight outside New York's Rockefeller Center.
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a series of cases testing the boundaries of free speech.
President Obama defends the Affordable Care Act by promoting benefits already being seen.
Court rules city is eligible to file Chapter 9 bankruptcy.
Engineer at controls when New York commuter train jumped the tracks admits he "zoned out" in moments before the crash.
Snow, ice and frigid temperatures push across the country's midsection.
PETA under fire for graphic images of a lab cat posted on the side of city buses in Madison, Wisconsin.
One charitable group in particular is hoping this "Giving Tuesday" you will give generously to them.
As federal investigators continue their investigation into Sunday's New York train crash, there are questions as to why the train was going so fast.
The White House says the much maligned HealthCare.gov website is now operating smoothly.
Investigators search for more clues in fatal Bronx train derailment.
Retailers have high hopes for today's Cyber Monday sales.
Cyber Monday sales are expected to smash all kinds of online records as more people shop online this year.
Using your cell phone or other mobile device during holiday shopping doesn't have to leave you vulnerable to cyber-thieves.
Judge Sean Lane approved an antitrust settlement reached earlier this month between the airlines and the Justice Department. Justice's earlier objections to the deal had been the major impediment to the merger.
Weather delays flights across the country.
Surveys find most shoppers aren't in favor of retailers opening on Thanksgiving Day.
Failure to pass the Farm Bill is holding up funding for a program that promotes locally grown food.
Sebelius says the fixes to the problems that have plagued the website are "definitely on track."
Two Ohio school administrators along with two coaches are indicted in the case of a drunk 16-year-old girl who was raped by two high school football players.
Severe weather across much of the country threatens holiday travel plans.
Working ahead can help you maximize your savings.
The U.S. and five other nations struck a deal to end Iran's nuclear program, but many in Washington feel that it is not strong enough.
The dos and don'ts when deep frying a turkey.
With the official start of the crazy shopping season just days away, there is a strategy for making the most of your time and money.
Health officials in Washington have decided to delay open enrollment in private health insurance under Obamacare.
Exchange of weapons on social media site worries police and federal officials.
South Dakota school board members receive threats over change to students citing Pledge of Allegiance.
Salvation Army "Angel Trees" in Salina, Kansas are weighed down with wish lists from nearly 1,000 needy children.
Shoppers are already lining up for Black Friday deals.
Black Friday campers in Cleveland, Ohio.
Dayton, Ohio will use a new deicing chemical that will turn cleared streets and roads blue when icy winter weather hits.
Ohio Walmart store collects donations for employees who can't afford Thanksgiving dinner.
A new report suggests that the President knew that there were problems with the healthcare.gov website before it was launched.
Project managers admit crucial portion of Healthcare.gov site hasn't been built.
Residents of Illinois towns hardest hit by Sunday's deadly tornadoes assess the damage.
Illinois residents clean up after weekend's deadly storms.
Communities hit by Sunday's deadly tornadoes sift through the rubble left behind.
The 911 calls are released in domestic violence allegations against George Zimmerman.
More groups are coming out against the Affordable Care Act.
NASA launches unmanned "Maven" spacecraft to Mars.
With just two weeks 'til the White House-imposed deadline to have Healthcare.gov running well, how's the site now? How's the fix going?
After a day of devastating storms, authorities in the Midwest are now assessing the widespread damage.
An aerial view of Indiana storm damage.
Storm hits the Midwest causing damage, injury and death.
They are perhaps the most popular holiday gift, but not all gift cards are created equal.
Caught on camera video of various tornadoes a result from strong Midwestern storm.
A fast moving storm creates multiple damaging tornadoes.
The Obama Administration works to revive the ailing website, as the political cost of the Affordable Care Act mounts.