The discovery of a set of fossil footprints in New Mexico suggests humans first set foot on the continent thousands of years earlier, researchers say.
A shooting at a Tennessee grocery store left one person dead and 12 others injured Thursday afternoon, and the shooter was subsequently found dead.
Government advisers on Thursday recommended booster doses of Pfizer's vaccine for millions of Americans.
A former Louisiana trooper has been charged with a civil rights violation for beating a Black motorist, the first criminal case from federal investigations.
Medical experts warn the approaching flu season could be severe, renewing fears of a potential "twindemic" with COVID-19. Here's what you should know.
A truck's ad for a "funeral home" had the message "Don't get vaccinated." But a website on the ad goes to a site saying "Get vaccinated now. If not, see you soon."
Elvira, the "Mistress of the Dark," shared in her new autobiography, "Yours Cruelly, Elvira," that she identifies as a member of the LGBTQ+ community.
It's a scene that came to symbolize the U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan: Two men apparently plunging to Earth after desperately clinging to a plane.
Singer Sarah Dash, who with Patti LaBelle and Nona Hendryx formed the all-female group Labelle, best known for "Lady Marmalade," has died. She…
Singer Sarah Dash, who co-founded the all-female group Labelle, best known for the raucous 1974 hit "Lady Marmalade," has died. She was 76.
Guinness World Records certified two Japanese sisters as the world's oldest living identical twins on Respect for the Aged Day, a national holiday in Japan.
The autumnal equinox is when the Earth enjoys equal amounts of day and night for the first time in six months.
As firefighters battled in California's Sequoia National Park, four famous trees were not harmed by a wildfire that reached the edge of Giant Forest.
Four famous giant sequoias were not harmed by a wildfire that reached the edge of Giant Forest in California's Sequoia National Park, authorities said.
The stars were out at Sunday night's Emmy Awards. Here are highlights from the red carpet.
Up to 20% of students 12-18 experience bullying in the U.S. each year, according to StopBullying.gov.
When you switch dog food, it’s important to do so carefully. Here are four tips on how to healthily switch out your dog’s food.
Headaches come in lots of varieties, and some are easily recognizable. But some aren’t as well-known. Here are the causes and solutions for them.
Four space tourists ended their trailblazing trip to orbit Saturday with a splashdown in the Atlantic off the Florida coast.
Police bore down in large numbers on the Capitol over concerns a rally in support of jailed rioters from the Jan. 6 insurrection would turn violent. It didn't.