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Donna Brazile says billionaires like Sheldon Adelson spend their money to get the kinds of politicians who help them succeed in their business dealings. But is that good for America?
A street party turned into a violent melee that injured six police officers in a California beach community Saturday night.
Spc. Ivan Lopez vented about a range of subjects in Facebook posts before his shooting rampage at Fort Hood in Texas.
A Colorado woman arrived to work a bit late after a large goose smashed through her windshield in a freak accident.
An Illinois couple is questioning People Magazine's decision to reject a photo they sent in for a beauty contest.
Julian Zelizer says the health care plan has reached a tipping point, with too many people benefiting to even think of repeal
From boxing and baseball to lingerie football leagues, these are some of the best U.S. vacations for sports lovers.
Luci Baines Johnson was there when her father LBJ signed the great civil rights bills into law, and shares what he taught her and what kind of father he was.
Ruben Navarrette says demographers predict that this spring Hispanics in the Golden State will overtake whites to become the largest racial/ethnic group. And that's something to celebrate
By 2025, you could be commuting to work in this flying car that takes off and lands like a helicopter. No pilot's license required. No pilot's license is required— just five hours of training.
Weather conditions are expected to give a boost to search efforts in rural Washington, where a landslide killed 30 people last month.
A wedding was cut short and about 150 people safely escaped a fire that burned a facility that hosts special events.
A 1-year-old girl who became seriously ill on a sailboat hundreds of miles off Mexico was on a U.S. Navy frigate Sunday and in stable condition, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
With just seconds left on the clock, Freshman Aaron Harrison sank a long three-pointer to give Kentucky a 74-73 win over Wisconsin Saturday night in the Final Four of the NCAA men's basketball tournament.
Nine days after her same-sex wedding, a 28-year-old Michigan woman was set upon on her way home from work, knocked unconscious by three men who kicked and punched her while shouting anti-gay epithets.
Powerful storms that damaged homes and businesses in Texas and the central United States moved east Friday, threatening a wide swath from the Gulf Coast north to the upper Ohio Valley, the National Weather Service reported.
A computer glitch allowed a homeless man to withdraw $37,000 from an ATM using his bank card. WGME's Brad Rogers reports.