The House passed a resolution Thursday calling for the repeal of a U.N. Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlements that the United States allowed to pass last month by abstaining from the vote. The ...

An American Legion building burned to the ground in Newark early Thursday morning, and 140 veterans are now forced to find a way to rebuild. It's not clear what started the fire that ripped through the building on ...

Two Washington Metro employees were injured while working on the train tracks Wednesday afternoon, according to the transit agency.Initial reports said the injuries are not life-threatening. The incident occurred ...

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stock indexes were mostly higher Thursday as investors assessed the latest Federal Reserve board’s meeting minutes. Japanese shares slipped as the yen strengthened against the dollar. KEEPING ...

In its decade of existence, Twitter has become many things to many, many people. Some people lurk on it without posting, just to see what's happening. Others use it for self-promotion. Others like to follow comedians ...

* US jobs data on Friday in focus for clues on US rate outlook* Takata soars for 4th day on hopes it will settle criminal charges with USBy Ayai TomisawaTOKYO, Jan 5 Japan's Nikkei share average edged down on Thursday ...

What to Know A Long Island Rail Road train derailed at track 6 at Brooklyn's Atlantic Terminal at the height of Wednesday's morning rush 103 people were hurt, though fire officials said their injuries were considered ...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturing activity expanded for the fourth straight month in December, as new orders and production jumped in a positive sign for economic growth. The Institute for Supply Management says ...

ASHBURN, Va. (AP) - Will Compton figured the Washington Redskins’ defense wouldn’t be a quick fix, and he was right. The middle linebacker hoped for the best, but the unit ranked 28th in the NFL for the second ...

As members of the 115th Congress were sworn in, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York) said that eliminating filibusters for nominations by the president will hurt his party, adding “wish it hadn’t ...

Iron ore has a tough act to follow in 2017. After surging last year in a rally that caught out many investors, the commodity faces a challenge as supply concerns re-emerge, with Vale bringing on the industry's ...

Iron ore has a very tough act to follow in 2017. After surging last year in a rally that caught out many investors, the commodity faces a challenge as supply concerns re-emerge, with Vale bringing on the industry's ...

Egged’s Jerusalem bus drivers announced Tuesday evening that they will go on a 24-hour warning strike starting on Wednesday at 5 a.m. The final announcement came after several rounds of negotiations between the ...

A video of a dog helping another furry friend injured and stuck on some snowy railroad tracks in Ukraine is warming people’s hearts online. The hurt dog, named Lucy, could not move from the tracks in Uzhhorod, ...

Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest of black oppression and police brutality made plenty of noise during the regular season. And now it’s poised to make noise during this offseason, too. While the San ...

A tornado is believed to have killed four people in southeast Alabama on Monday, when winds sent a tree crashing onto a home as a heavy storm system pounded the U.S. South with rain, hail and strong winds, officials ...

A former Reagan administration official is expected to be picked as President-elect Donald Trump's U.S. trade representative, according to a senior transition official. Robert Lighthizer will help spearhead Trump's push ...

Richard M. Nixon told an aide that they should find a way to secretly “monkey wrench” peace talks in Vietnam in the waning days of the 1968 campaign for fear that progress toward ending the war would hurt his ...

DENVER -- Oakland Raiders quarterback Matt McGloin left Sunday's game at Denver late in the second quarter with a shoulder injury. McGloin was starting in place of Derek Carr, who is out indefinitely after breaking his ...

Donald Trump personally eighty-sixed the author of an unflattering biography from his golf club on Friday. Harry Hurt III — who penned the 1993 biography “Lost Tycoon: The Many Lives of Donald J. Trump” — ...