Posted: 06/28/2013 - Massachusetts State Police say a man sought in connection with the murder case against former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been arrested in Florida.
Posted: 06/28/2013 - What Dzhokhar Tsarnaev needed to learn to make explosives with a pressure cooker was at his fingertips in jihadist files on the Internet, according to a federal indictment.
Updated: 06/28/2013 - Interest rates on new student loans are going to double because the Senate does not plan a vote before Monday's deadline.
Updated: 06/28/2013 - The Obama administration gathered U.S. citizens' Internet data until 2011, continuing a spying program started under President George W. Bush that revealed whom Americans exchanged emails with and the Internet Protocol address of their computer, documents disclosed Thursday show.
Updated: 06/27/2013 - A high pressure system hanging over the West this weekend is bringing temperatures extreme even for a region used to baking during the summer.
Posted: 06/27/2013 - Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev downloaded bomb-making instructions from an al-Qaida magazine.
Updated: 06/27/2013 - The Senate stood poised Thursday to approve historic immigration legislation opening the door to U.S. citizenship to millions and promising a dramatic build-up of manpower and technology along the U.S.-Mexico border.
Posted: 06/27/2013 - President Barack Obama is calling his visit to a Senegalese island, from which Africans were said to have been shipped across the Atlantic Ocean into slavery, a "very powerful moment."
Updated: 06/27/2013 - Municipal reservoirs in Santa Fe are only around one-third full, and officials say they may run dry in three months.
Posted: 06/27/2013 - The Supreme Court is sending back to state court a case about an Oklahoma anti-abortion law that bans off-label use of certain abortion-inducing drugs.
Posted: 06/27/2013 - Edward Snowden's bespectacled and goateed face was almost unavoidable in Hong Kong last week. It stared out from newsstands, banners and giant TV screens on shopping malls and office buildings after it became known that the admitted leaker of U.S. secrets was in town and in hiding.
Posted: 06/26/2013 - CIA Director John Brennan is launching a new campaign aimed at pressuring CIA officers to keep the intelligence agency's secrets secret, after a series of leaks to the media.
Updated: 06/27/2013 - A friend who was on the phone with Trayvon Martin moments before he was fatally shot by George Zimmerman testified that she told the Miami teen to run after he told her he thought he was being followed.
Posted: 06/26/2013 - A New Mexico man who told Albuquerque police he beat, stabbed then threw his mother over a bridge into the Rio Grande because he believed she was a "clone" was been indicted.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - The Supreme Court says legally married same-sex couples should get the same federal benefits as heterosexual couples.
Updated: 06/26/2013 - NOAA's National Weather Service has discovered that 64 percent of lightning deaths since 2006 occurred while people were participating in leisure activities, with fishing topping the list at 26 deaths. John Jensenius, a lightning safety specialist with the National Weather Service, conducted the study by examining demographic information for 238 deaths attributed to lightning over the last seven years. NOAA released these findings on the first day of National Lightning Safety Awareness Week to call attention to the danger of outdoor activities during a thunderstorm.
Posted: 06/25/2013 - The federal government may no longer use what's been its most potent tool to stop voting discrimination over the past half century.
Posted: 06/25/2013 - President Barack Obama says carbon pollution limits need to be set on U.S. power plants in order to curb global warming.