On Monday, injured Boston Marathon bombing survivors Brittany Loring and Liza Cherney led the procession at a Boston College graduation ceremony, marking an important "milestone" on their roads to recovery.
Patrol officers confronted with a hostage situation are taught to keep their distance and wait for negotiators and SWAT teams to arrive. Tragically, that's not what happened in New York on Friday, when an sfficer shot dead an ex-convict and the young woman he was holding.
In towns across North Dakota, the fracking boom has sparked a fight over who has the right to tap into the multimillion-dollar market to supply water to the energy sector.
A Seattle man who felt “destined” to go on a 10,000-mile fundraising journey to soccer’s World Cup in Brazil, dribbling a soccer ball along the way, has died just two weeks into his journey.
The FBI has confirmed that two agents with its Hostage Rescue Team died in a training accident off Virginia Beach Friday.
Is it a case of anteater virgin birth, a hormonal quirk or just some desperate hanky-panky? Whatever it is, Armani the anteater's surprising pregnancy has sparked a debate over what animals are capable of when it comes to sex.