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President Obama praised the new U.S. citizens for choosing to fight for their adopted country during a naturalization ceremony on July Fourth.
The California city that became a flashpoint in the current border crisis is waiting to learn if the feds will try to send new busloads of immigrants.
Scientists are trying to tweak those July 4 fireworks to make the ingredients "greener" for the environment — and bluer for the red-white-and-blue.
Hurricane Arthur, the first named storm of the Atlantic season, offered a breathtaking view — from a safe distance.
Captain Jason Haag served three tours of combat duty. But his toughest battle, the one that nearly killed the Purple Heart winner, was simply coming back home.
No other nation has been to the final four in four straight World Cups.
Neighbors France and Germany will meet in the first quarterfinals match of the World Cup at Estádio Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro.
A lone hiker clinging to a cliff above Melakwa Lake in Seattle was saved in a daring rescue caught on camera. TODAY’s Willie Geist reports.
Newly-released video shows the inside of the cruise ship that slammed into a reef off of an Italian island in 2012, killing 32 people.
The top-seeded Djokovic grinded out a tough result and will face the winner of Roger Federer vs. Milos Raonic.
It's the kind of story every pregnant woman jokes about — but is terrified of happening: not making it to the hospital and having to give birth in the car.
Host nation Brazil takes on the undefeated team from Colombia in the second quarterfinals match of the World Cup.
American Apparel apologized after receiving backlash for a post to its Tumblr page that included a photo of the space shuttle Challenger's explosion.
Parents are becoming less and less willing to shoulder much of the college cost burden, according to a survey by Discover Student Loans.
Manteo, an island town in North Carolina's Outer Banks, left partially underwater.
New search warrants reveal Justin Ross Harris, of Marietta, Georgia, had asked family members about cashing in on his son's life insurance.
A 22-year-old Colombian named James Rodriguez may just become the best player in Colombian history…and the best at this World Cup.
President Obama says the U.S. has only succeeded because generations of Americans have fought to expand rights to more people.
The hurricane was the first this season, and the first to make landfall in the United States since Hurricane Sandy in October 2012.
Around 37,000 families have left the restive North Waziristan region since the major land and air operation involving 70,000 troops began on June 15.