Tornadoes, heavy rain, and flooding take their toll.
The national average for gas right now is $3.67 a gallon.
With Congress out of town, President Obama delivers a "get tough" speech on immigration, with pressure mounting at the border.
In recent months, US officials have warned about terrorists attempting to design new explosive devices to avoid detection.
Former Proctor & Gamble CEO Bob McDonald picked to take over troubled Department of Veteran Affairs.
Notice comes as Ken Feinberg reveals plan to distribute money to victims of defective ignition switches.
BNP Paribas braces for $9 billion fine: reports
Gas prices on the July 4th holiday weekend have unexpectedly risen this year.
Statements on Burwell v. Hobby Lobby
Lincoln's signature on the Yosemite Land Grant bill on June 30, 1864, set a precedent for the preservation of the young country's wilderness. That act 150 years ago was the first instance of the U.S. government setting aside scenic wilderness for public use and preservation.
Ever feel like all the news you read is depressing? You may be right, if you're one of thousands who had their news feeds manipulated by Facebook.
The United States is going crazy for World Cup soccer.
Iraqi army mounts counter-offensive against ISIS; powerful cleric pushes for new government.
Immigration officials give tour of New Mexico facility where children who've crossed the U.S. border alone will be housed.
Massachusetts officials said the issue was more about public safety and pedestrian access on local sidewalks.
General Motors announces massive recall of the popular Chevy Cruze, citing problems with airbags.
Supreme Court weakens the president’s power to fill positions while Senate is in recess.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas requested unanimous consent on a resolution calling for the Department of Justice (DOJ) to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the IRS’s illegal targeting of conservative groups.
Consumers cut back on eating out, going to the movies, and buying clothes.
Recently lawmakers have attempted to prevent certain appointment by never technically shutting down the Senate.
Most parents say they want to help but cannot because they are concerned about their own finances.
After weeks of varying explanations from the Administration, today U.S. Senators John Cornyn (R-TX) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) introduced a resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that President Obama should take immediate action to mitigate the humanitarian crisis on the border involving unaccompanied migrant children, laying out five concrete steps the President should take in order to resolve the situation and prevent future crises.
Republican House Speaker John Boehner says he wants to sue President Obama for trying to change the law.
They've ordered dealers in the US and Canada to stop selling 2013 and 2014 Chevy Cruze sedans because of a potential airbag defect.
Supreme Court rules Internet start-up Aereo must pay broadcasters for re-transmitted content.
Supreme Court rules that in most cases police cannot search your smartphone without a warrant.
The case stems from two cases in which the suspects’ conviction was based on information found during an initial search of mobile devices.
Aereo charged a small monthly fee to deliver over the air content to computers and mobile devices.
The numbers from the Bureau of Economic analysis show the weakest quarter for the US economy since 2009, amid the great recession.
Police release interviews and other evidence outlining Minnesota teen's school massacre plot.
Lawmakers grill IRS employees over missing e-mails tied to Tea Party scandal.
NTSB report finds crew failed to monitor speed and altitude while relying on automated systems they did not fully understand.
Home prices jump nearly 11% in April
Survey: Most Americans still not saving as much as recommended
Attorney General's report finds crucial missteps in child molestation investigation.
Another hearing, Tuesday, looks into the loss of a former IRS administrator's e-mails.
Texas leaders tour facilities where unaccompanied immigrant children are being held.
Secretary of State John Kerry says U.S. support of Iraqi security forces will be "intense and sustained" as they battle ISIS militants.
The report comes on the heels of criticism that the VA Health Care System has left thousands of veterans facing long delays for medical care.
Attorney General's investigation looks into possible political delays in arrest and prosecution of former Penn State assistant coach and convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky.
Secretary of State John Kerry is in the Middle East as ISIS militants continue their assault on Iraq.
Same-sex married couples should be eligible for federal family leave benefits, regardless of whether they live in a state that recognizes gay marriage, according to President’ Obama, who’s ordering the Labor Department to present new rules on those issues.
American’s are paying the most for a gallon of gasoline since 2008, partly due to oil market speculation as a result of the militants taking over parts of oil-rich Iraq.
House backs amendment to limit NSA surveillance.
The move comes nearly one year after the Supreme Court struck down a key portion of the Defense of Marriage Act.
President Obama is sending troops to Iraq to advise, not fight.
President Obama says protecting Baghdad from militant onslaught is in U.S. interest, promises no troops on the ground.
Congress calls for action to deal with influx of unaccompanied children crossing the Mexican border.
In six of the cities, food trucks performed better than restaurants averaging fewer sanitation violations.
Claims have been trending down over the past year.