A controversial Houston proposal barring discrimination against gay and transgender people that stirred a national debate over the balance between gay rights and religious freedom was soundly defeated in a referendum Tuesday.
Ohio voters rejected a ballot proposal Tuesday to legalize marijuana for both recreational and medical use.
Republican Matt Bevin, a businessman and Tea Party favorite, beat Democrat Jack Conway on Tuesday to win the race for Kentucky governor -- becoming only the second GOP governor in the state in four decades.
Knowing how many calories are in a fast food chain's hamburger may not change people's eating habits, suggests a new study.
A day after Republican presidential candidate Sen. Marco Rubio picked up the endorsement of Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado, another newly elected Republican, Montana Sen. Steve Daines, also declared his support for the White House aspirant.
It's early but the markets are on a roll in November; stocks closed in the green Tuesday. With the Dow back in positive territory for the year, it fell just short of closing above 18,000.
Amid Amazon.com's November 2 announcement that it has already kicked off the 2015 holiday season with its Black Friday Deals Store, consumers may be wondering if Black Friday is losing its significance.