A failed effort by New York City's mayor, political consultants, unions and other politicians and operatives to elect three Democratic state senators in 2014 is under criminal investigation for financial practices their lawyer calls both legal and common
Terminating parental rights is a step all states resort to when deemed necessary for children's well-being, but there are wide state-to-state disparities in the rate of terminations and in services to avoid foster care placements
Kenya to burn 105 tons of elephant ivory and more than 1 ton of rhino horn in a dramatic statement of the country's commitment to fight poaching of wildlife
A shareholder exclaimed "There he is" as he joined the throng of people surrounding Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett at the booth displaying aviation parts and other products made by Precision Castparts
Experts have studied the minds of serial killers for year. Now they say many of them might have a unique brain structure. Keleigh Nealon (@keleighnealon) has the story.
A police captain says a 64-year-old woman and four grandchildren have been killed after a creek flooded its banks in an East Texas neighborhood
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from her job
San Francisco's police chief said Friday that he has ordered that all officers finish an anti-harassment class within the next month amid a racist texting scandal that's rocked the department dogged by fatal shootings of unarmed minority suspects
Olympian Nick Simmonds is auctioning off some space on his arm that can be used for ads during the 2016 track and field season. Problem is, he's not exactly allowed to do that. Patrick Jones (@Patrick_E_Jones) breaks it down.