A nurse in who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone can move about as she pleases after a judge eased state-imposed restrictions on her, handing officials in Maine a defeat in the nation's biggest court case yet over how to balance personal liberty, public safety and fear of Ebola.
A third victim of last week's shooting at a Washington state high school has died, according to the hospital that treated victims. Shaylee Chuckulnaskit was just 14 years old. In addition to the three victims killed, the gunman is also dead.
As more states begin providing illegal immigrants and their children with driver's licenses and ID cards, officials are concerned some also are registering to vote -- some by mistake, and others on purpose.
Two lawsuits say the national chapter of the Phi Kappa Tau fraternity allowed a culture of "violent misogyny" after an internal email from the Georgia Tech chapter leaked last year instructing fraternity members on how to lure "rapebait."
According to the latest Fox News Senate battleground polls, none of the front-runners in key states hit the 50 percent mark, meaning races will be determined by late-deciding voters.
For stock investors, there was no shortage of drama in October.
Trouble-making personnel inside the Obama administration have taken to the press at a steady clip in recent days to badmouth senior officials, as well as a key American ally.
United States Army veteran Edward Lychik joined the military because he wanted to be part of something bigger than himself.
U.S. Marine reservist Andrew Paul Tahmooressi was held since March on gun charges, and his family is "overjoyed" he's been released. A court ordered him to be freed.
Here is a list of incidents of random elementary, middle and high school (excludes colleges and universities) violence with fatalities, from 1927 to the present. This list does NOT include suicides, gang related incidents, or deaths resulting from interpersonal conflicts.
How does a 14-year-old high school student, shot in the face and told he can never play football again, feel about his attacker?
The Nigerian government's claims it is in talks with Boko Haram have met with skepticism in the country, writes Darren Kew.
Grandfather of Marysville shooting victim says he is walking and talking. "A lot of prayers" have been answered, he says.
Washington police say that a hero teacher attempted to stop the shooter at Marysville-Pilchuk high school.