A Canadian scholar was unimpressed with the cookbooks available for people on food stamps in the U.S. So she decided to come up with her own set of tips and recipes for eating well on $4 a day.
Calling the shootings "questionable," a civil rights attorney in Oakland requested action by the Justice Department. The Salinas police chief said that would be premature.
The Pentagon has recommended cutting troop strength to 450,000, but a bipartisan report says that given the global threats, the reduction is too big.
An analyst says GM might have benefited from the safety recalls that brought customers back to its dealerships. Many automakers saw strong gains compared to last year.
Think opera plots are tough to follow? Try wading through the complicated action offstage at the Metropolitan Opera. Here's who's involved with perspective on disputes that aren't new.
A report from a local Philadelphia TV station is reigniting a debate and getting people all up in arms. (Or should we say, up in hands?)
Nearly a dozen notebooks and journals by the author, who fought in the British Army during the war, are being released to coincide with the centenary of the start of the conflict.
After relinquishing his House majority leader post, Eric Cantor, who was defeated in a stunning June primary upset, says he will give up his seat in Congress effective Aug. 18.
Emory Hospital officials say Americans shouldn’t be afraid that the two healthcare workers with Ebola coming to Atlanta for treatment will cause an outbreak of the disease. That’s despite the fact that officials believe the two workers who will be treated at a special containment unit at Emory Atlanta’s campus will be the first Ebola patients entering the U.S. Speaking to reporters Friday afternoon, Dr. Bruce Ribner, a professor in the Infectious Disease Division at Emory, said the hospital is prepared for these patients.
The controversial death of Eric Garner was captured in a video that showed his confrontation with police on a Staten Island sidewalk.