President-elect Donald Trump is reportedly considering a well-known Democrat with strong ties to coal country for energy secretary.
A surge in violence in the third largest U.S. city has sent the number of killings to its highest point in nearly two decades, police reported Thursday.
The renowned astrophysicist warned that recent divisive votes like the election of Donald Trump may hint toward a grave future for Earth.
Kelly has had a tumultuous time at Fox News -- but, according to the Drudge Report, she is not without options.
The president-elect announced during his 'Thank You' rally on Thursday he will nominate the retired Marine general for a crucial Cabinet position.
George Stephanopoulos interrogated senior Donald Trump aide Kellyanne Conway on Friday about the president-elect spreading fake stories online.
The man who officials say 'definitely' shot former NFL running back Joe McKnight was released from custody on Friday with no charges filed.
A buildup of cold air over Alaska has caused temperatures to plummet far below average -- and one group of states may soon get a taste of it.
An Oregon district's decision to 'suspend' religious imagery to 'be respectful and sensitive' right before Christmas has sparked debate online.
President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama were joined by a long list of celebrities for the Christmas celebration that dates back decades.
House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday that Republicans and Trump's transition team will begin to sift through many of the president's executive actions.
President-elect Donald Trump began his post-election victory tour on Thursday in Cinncinati, and he had one message to explain his strategy moving forward.
On Thursday, representatives confirmed that the Selective Service System should register these applicants as potential conscripts for a military draft.
The coffins of those killed when a plane flying Brazil's Chapecoense soccer team crashed into a Colombian mountain on Monday will be flown home on Friday.
Jacob Remaley, 14, has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder after he confessed to shooting his family members while they were asleep in bed.
The recent presidential election has had serious consequences for a large group of Americans, according to a new report issued by the SPLC.
When he was alone in a spacecraft in 2003, astronaut Yang Liwei reportedly heard an unexpected sound despite being by himself.
President-elect Donald Trump has selected retired Marine General James 'Mad Dog' Mattis to be secretary of defense -- and he is eminently quotable.
An elector from Michigan has received threats and 'deathwishes' from people who don't want him to cast his vote for Donald Trump on December 19.
Joel Michael Guy Jr., 28, was arrested at his Louisiana apartment by FBI and SWAT teams on Tuesday for the alleged brutal murder of his own parents.
President-elect Donald Trump could face consequences for posting certain messages to Twitter -- and a Washington Post article reveals what's off limits.
Brandy Vela, 18, reportedly pulled out a gun and shot herself on Tuesday in her Texas City, Texas, home as family members tried to convince her to stop.
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Conservative firebrand Tomi Lahren appeared for an interview on 'The Daily Show' -- and it immediately turned confrontational.
The group discussed the topic of widespread illegal voting.
He may have looked as innocent as any other child when this photo was taken, but by the time he was 50, he had helped to slaughter countless people.
Safety pins have become a major symbol after the election -- and one school district in Kansas has issued an unusual mandate regarding the token.
A Harvard panel that typically writes the first draft of presidential campaign history evolved into a screaming quarrel between Trump and Clinton aides.
In 1984, NASA conducted an experiment to help them understand and better prevent fuel fires -- but the controlled accident ended up a fiery disaster.
The agency added Marlon Jones, who is the accused gunman in a bloody gun battle that left four dead at a Calif. birthday party, to its Most Wanted list.
Researchers expressed concerns about how the president-elect's unarticulated policies will affect the hermit kingdom, especially his relationship with allies.
Last week, a magazine began releasing hundreds of pages from the original FBI case file on D.B. Cooper, a full 45 years after he leaped from a plane with $200k.
The president-elect warned at Carrier's Indiana plant on Thursday that U.S. corporations will not be able to make one major move.
Archaeologists were in 'complete surprise' when they excavated the ruins of medieval abbey, which was also the site of a 14th century hospital.
The widow of St. Louis County Police Officer Blake Snyder, who was shot point-blank in October, posted a heart-wrenching picture on Tuesday.
Notorious drug kingpin Pablo Escobar was gunned down in his hometown after escaping from prison 23 years ago -- but it's still unknown who pulled the trigger.
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