Desperate to see if wildfires had damaged his farm, Marcos Morales gunned his four-wheel-drive station wagon along the hidden dirt roads that crisscross Sonoma County vineyards.
President Donald Trump's nominee to be the CIA's independent watchdog has told Congress that he's never read the Senate's so-called torture report, an exhaustive, classified report of the agency's treatment of terror suspects after 9/11.
Dozens of cities are working frantically to land Amazon's second headquarters, raising a weighty question with no easy answer: Is it worth it?
A $24 million “bait and switch” college education scam -- targeting U.S. military veterans -- could send two women to prison.
The many thousands who lost their houses, condos and apartments in wildfires burning in Northern California will have to find a new place to live in one of the toughest housing markets in the nation.
A top Department of Energy official says the U.S. is keen to work with Japan in expanding exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas in Asia.
Florida Democratic Rep. Frederica Wilson claims President Donald Trump made an insensitive remark to the widow of a fallen U.S. soldier in Niger during a phone call, saying the soldier “knew what he signed up for.”
A man who became known as Houston's "Tourniquet Killer" because of his signature murder technique on four female victims was set for execution Wednesday evening.
Jurors are set to resume deliberations in the case of a man accused of plotting to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller on behalf of the Islamic State group.
Members of the California State Chico chapter of fraternity Pi Kappa Alpha have been sentenced for illegally cutting down 32 trees and damaging 15 in Lassen National Forest.
Ellen DeGeneres announced Tuesday evening that Jesus Campos, a Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino security guard injured by the Las Vegas gunman Oct. 1, will appear on her show Wednesday afternoon.
A woman drowned her infant son and his 5-year-old half-brother in a bathtub hours after she called police and told them she was worried about being deported, a Delaware police chief said Tuesday.
A funeral home in Georgia has reportedly donated burial services to the family of the two toddlers who were found dead on Friday after their mother allegedly put them in an oven.
The Latest on a wildfire burning in mountains near Los Angeles (all times local): 6:45 p.m. Firefighters have managed to partially corral a wildfire near Los Angeles that forced the evacuation of an historic observatory.
The law that imperiled Rep. Tom Marino’s nomination as the national drug czar passed quietly in the spring of 2016, even as Congress and then-President Barack Obama declared opioid addiction a national crisis.
The ex-husband of a retired U.S. Army captain who is presumed dead has been arrested on suspicion of her murder.
Three sisters in South Carolina were arrested for reportedly assaulting a 12-year-old girl, who police believe had a fight with the sisters’ younger family member.
Authorities say a man who wore different costumes while robbing about a dozen in banks in Florida over the past three weeks has been caught.
Kentucky's second largest city has begun moving statutes of two Confederate statues.
A North Dakota man living in Georgia was arrested after police got a hold of his diary — which apparently described several instances when he molested children as young as 6 months old, according to reports out Monday.