In a story March 31, due to an editing error, The Associated Press reported that Gov. Chris Christie privatized New Jersey's lottery two years ago.
More than two dozen newly installed billboards praising Massachusetts gun laws have been removed after a pro-gun group said they were misleading.
U.S. stocks closed slightly higher on Thursday, shaking off two days of losses.
The stubborn drought gripping California is dragging into a fourth year, prompting Gov. Jerry Brown this week to call for mandatory cutbacks in water use across the state.
Lawmakers in Arkansas and Indiana passed legislation Thursday that they hoped would quiet the national uproar over new religious objections laws that opponents say are designed to offer a legal defense for anti-gay discrimination.
Nearly 16,000 new cases of glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), a deadly and incurable brain tumor, are reported each year in the United States, and the median survival rate is only 14 to 16 months.
A new global map of the world's oceans is so visually stunning that it could be mistaken for art.
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The state Supreme Court has upheld a court order barring a Wyoming ranch from operating as a youth facility after it took in delinquent boys without a state license.
The highly touted "framework" for an Iranian nuclear deal, announced Thursday following days of intense negotiations, is being met with mixed reviews on Capitol Hill -- as Republicans voice skepticism and lawmakers on both sides of the aisle reprise demands that Congress have a say.
International negotiators on Thursday unveiled the framework for a deal that aims to curb Iran's nuclear program. Here’s a look at some of the key points, according to a fact sheet released by international negotiators in Switzerland.
Stock trading will be closed in the U.S. in observance of Good Friday this week.
Ohio's governor has put in place new rules that should help cut down on the pollutants feeding the algae in Lake Erie.
I am very optimistic this World Autism Awareness Day about coming closer to finding ways to prevent or even to slow down the pace of autism. Research is beginning to shed light onto the possible mechanisms behind this disorder.
The steel frame of an under-construction activities center has collapsed outside a North Texas school, leaving one worker dead and three others hurt.