UPDATE: Texas Tech University has given the all clear to students and others on campus Monday night, ending the lockdown that began after a student allegedly shot and killed a campus police officer.
U.S. high school graduates have passed on more than $2 billion in college financial aid this year.
Officials say at least one person was killed and two others were seriously injured in fast-spreading wildfires in Northern California wine country.
More than 200 people were hurriedly evacuated from two Santa Rosa hospitals threatened by wildfires that bloomed overnight.
A man has been arrested after he allegedly raped a 13-year-old girl after luring her to his home using Snapchat.
Nate slammed into the Gulf Coast as a Category 1 storm.
A Maryland man seen on video clinging to the front of a moving Baltimore County school bus has been arrested.
EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt says the Trump administration will abandon the Obama-era clean power plan aimed at reducing global warming.
Italian-Americans are backing Christopher Columbus- saying eliminating their festival of ethnic pride is culturally insensitive.
Check your kid's toy chest— there's a toy that poses a choking hazard.
Sen. Bob Corker is hitting back against President Donald Trump after a series of Trump tweets attacked the Tennessee Republican.
Notorious scam artist turned security consultant warns your social media presence could be used against you.
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein, the sharp-elbowed movie producer whose combative reign in Hollywood made him an Academy Awards regular, was fired from The Weinstein Company on Sunday following an expose that detailed decades of sexual harassment allegations made…
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Rain bands from fast-moving Hurricane Nate lashed southeast Louisiana on Saturday afternoon as the storm headed for an evening landfall and residents in vulnerable, low-lying areas fled. "It's coming," Larry Bertron said as he and his…
Sonny Melton lived and died as a hero. He will now be remembered in his home town in northwest Tennessee.
An Indiana couple is accused of repeatedly locking a child in what authorities called a "closet cage."
New moms and dads often fail their first test of parenthood: Installing the infant car seat.
On December 15, AOL Instant Messenger will sign off for good.
The Trump administration is allowing more employers to opt out of providing no-cost birth control to women for religious and moral reasons.
Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl is expected to plead guilty soon to desertion and misbehavior before the enemy rather than face trial for leaving his Afghanistan post.
US Customs says it's prepared to crack down on American imports of goods prepared in Chinese factories by North Korean laborers whose salaries mostly go to the government of Kim Jong Un.
Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has used government planes instead of cheaper commercial airline flights seven times in the past eight months.
Dannon, the maker of Oikos yogurt, is cutting ties with spokesman Cam Newton following what the company perceives as "sexist" comments the Carolina quarterback made to a female reporter.