Another round of wintry weather will slug the eastern half of the United States starting Friday, threatening to leave as much as a foot of snow by Sunday.
The protests have certainly been grabbing attention but for many minimum wage worker, the fatter paychecks probably haven't materialized yet.
The Colt AR-15, often known as the assault rifle, was expressly designed to kill humans. It has become the gun used in massacres like Sandy Hook and Aurora — and now makes up one in five gun sales in the U.S.
Wildfires in the western United States are getting worse, and human-caused climate change may be the main culprit in the hotter, more dangerous infernos, new research suggests.
This holiday season, the town of Silver Spring, Md., is putting a twist on the traditional idea of a Christmas tree display — and helping neighbors in need in the process.
Eight Web giants have joined hands to start a public campaign for new limits on how governments collect user information amid concerns of growing online surveillance. The companies -- Google Inc, Microsoft Corp, Apple Inc, Facebook Inc, Twitter, LinkedIn Corp, Yahoo Inc and AOL Inc -- issued an open letter to President Barack Obama and Congress to bring in reforms and restrictions on surveillance activities.