Indicted Washington auditor seeks return of seized $908,000

Indicted Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley seeks return of $908,000 seized by feds

Russia wants UN to tighten crackdown on terrorist financing

Russia hopes to circulate UN resolution soon to tighten crackdown on terrorist financing

You Probably Won't Get An Infection From A Hair Tie

The story of a woman's medical scare caused by a hair tie around her wrist has gone viral. But what are the chances it could happen to you?

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Digital rights group alleges Google invades student privacy

Google accused of breaking a promise to respect privacy of students using Chromebook computers

Planned Parenthood shooting renews focus on domestic terror

Planned Parenthood shooting brings renewed focus to domestic terror prosecutions

Coke battling detractors on many fronts

Could Congress Be Approaching Functionality?

After years of a lack of productivity, Congress seems to be getting its act together. Maybe.

Ex-Connecticut mayor returns to office after prison stint

Former Bridgeport mayor to take oath after seven-year prison term for corruption

UN experts: Up to 3,000 Islamic State fighters in Libya

UN experts say up to 3,000 Islamic State fighters in Libya but extremist group is 1 player

Detroit-area priest who stole money gets 27 months in prison

Priest who 'took what he pleased' from Detroit-area church gets 27-month prison sentence

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Now Google Wants to Fill the Skies With 'Energy Kites'

Google's going airborne with its latest high-tech venture, and it needs some employees to help make it happen.

Zuckerberg is a dad, and he's giving away most of his money

Facebook CEO announces his daughter's birth, plans to spend $45 billion combating world ills

CDC: New diabetes cases in US adults are dropping

New diabetes cases in US adults are falling, but it's not clear why, government officials say

Puerto Rico Wishes It Could Declare Bankruptcy

The country is in the midst of a financial crisis as record numbers of Puerto Ricans are moving to the U.S.

FBI: Background checks for gun sales peak on Black Friday

FBI: Background checks for gun sales peak on Black Friday amid latest call for new gun laws

Mexico experts: passageway may lead to Aztec ruler's tomb

Mexico experts find passageway that may lead to Aztec ruler's tomb

Lawyer for man in clinic attack wants to bar publicity

Defense for man in Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic shooting wants to bar publicity

Emissions Scandal Chokes Volkswagen's November Sales

After a surprisingly resilient October, Volkswagen's November sales tumbled as a result of the scandal in which the company skirted emissions tests.

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IRS: Won't use phone-tracking technology without warrant

IRS tells Congress it won't continue using phone-tracking technology without warrants

Report: Drug maker was focused on profits, not patients

Senate investigation: Maker of breakthrough drug for hepatitis C sought to maximize revenue

Volkswagen to appeal ruling allowing 'micro' union at plant

Volkswagen to appeal ruling allowing UAW 'micro unit' bargaining vote at Tennessee plant

If The Oceans Keep Heating Up, Ocean Life Could Stop Making Oxygen

Tiny organisms called phytoplankton make more than half of the oxygen in our atmosphere, but a new study says warmer oceans could put an end to that.

Utah prison settles suit after inmate missed dialysis, died

Utah prison settles wrongful-death lawsuit filed after inmate went without dialysis for days

Climate talks get down to tough business of compromise

Countries hit by global warming press Western leaders for help as climate talks intensify

Ex-death row inmate Mumia wins hearing over medical care

Ex-death row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal, 61, wins court hearing over medical care