The Mormon church announced a campaign Tuesday for new laws that protect gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people from discrimination while somehow also protecting people who assert their religious beliefs.
A jury convicted two ex-Vanderbilt football players on Tuesday of raping a former student, rejecting claims that they were too drunk to know what they were doing and that a college culture of binge drinking and promiscuous sex should be blamed for the attack.
A Utah couple and their three children who were found dead in their home last fall overdosed on drugs after the parents told friends they were concerned about a pending apocalypse, authorities said Tuesday.
Its winds howling at more than 70 mph, the Blizzard of 2015 slammed Boston and surrounding parts of New England on Tuesday with none of the mercy it unexpectedly showed New York City, piling up more than 2 feet of snow.
The man who has acknowledged flying a drone onto the White House grounds works for a U.S. intelligence agency.
For first lady Michelle Obama, just a few hours in Saudi Arabia were enough to illustrate the stark limitations under which Saudi women live.
In a show of solidarity with Saudi Arabia, President Barack Obama led a parade of American dignitaries to the ultraconservative desert kingdom Tuesday to pay respects after King Abdullah's death and take measure of the new monarch.
Super Bowl XLIX Media Day was all about scale, and for one day at least, it overshadowed the deflated-ball allegations against the Patriots.
The Woodland Park Zoo should work with Seattle city officials to find a safe, humane home for Bamboo and Chai.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is spinning off the company's $39 billion stake in China's Alibaba Group Holding in a move that wards off a potential shareholder rebellion.
A Jewish leader stood before 300 survivors of the Nazis' most notorious death camp on Tuesday and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of a rise of anti-Semitism that has made many Jews fearful of walking the streets, and is causing many to flee Europe.
President Barack Obama says the wayward quadcopter that crashed on the White House grounds -- flown by an off-duty intelligence employee -- shows that the U.S. must take steps to ensure commercial and consumer drones are used safely.
In the latest sign of Libya's descent into chaos, gunmen stormed a luxury hotel used by diplomats and businessmen in the capital on Tuesday, killing 10 people, including an American, a French citizen and three people from Eastern Europe.
Former Russian agent Alexander Litvinenko was poisoned with radioactive polonium not once but twice, a British judge was told Tuesday, as an inquiry opened into the slaying one lawyer called an act of nuclear terrorism ordered by Moscow.
No storm selfies, hookups, status updates. With Facebook and Instagram down for nearly an hour overnight, what were legions of users to do?
Waterfronts in London, Berlin, Amsterdam and Oslo become alluring ‘people places’
The Seahawks looked as relaxed as ever during the mayhem of Super Bowl Media Day on Tuesday in Phoenix. Michael Bennett and Earl Thomas strutted out in stylish hats, while many other Seahawks wore shades and smiles. While many Seahawks cracked jokes, or simply gave their honest opinion on why they w
A position-by-position analysis of the 2015 Washington Huskies roster before national signing day on Feb. 4. Today: Secondary. Tuesday: Specialists.
Microsoft and Apple are having very different weeks.
As recently as Friday the administration was defending the proposal, which would require people to pay income taxes when they withdraw money from college savings plans under section 529 of the tax code.