The Federal Transit Administration will now be in charge of Metro safety in Washington, according to a plan announced late Friday.
The U.S. and Mexico play in the CONCACAF Cup tomorrow night. The U.S. head coach is under pressure and a Mexican star is out injured, but so far, a couple of advertisements are stealing the show.
Experts say the field of forensic DNA is having a moment of truth about years of overstated claims, and it may tarnish its reputation as the “gold standard” of legal evidence.
Pauline Cafferkey, who caught the virus last winter in Sierra Leone, was taken to the hospital with an “unusual late complication” from her previous infection. That’s a surprise — and a concern.
With Kevin McCarthy out of the race for House speaker, the path forward is not clear. Everyone is pointing to Paul Ryan, but what if he doesn’t do it?
Mexico says it will allow seven experts from five countries to re-examine the crime area. Mexican officials have said 43 students were kidnapped, murdered and burned
Also this week: Politico alleges Joe Biden leaked his son’s deathbed wish that the vice president run for the White House, to help weigh a possible 2016 bid.
Before the Quartet was formed, Tunisia seemed doomed to walk the same path of violence, retributions and political chaos that had wreaked havoc in Egypt.
The entertainer is set to be deposed Friday regarding allegations that he molested Judy Huth in 1974, when she was 15. A judge has ruled that the testimony be sealed until at least Dec. 22.
The Catholic sisters known for their blue and white habits say they have asked the government to de-register 13 orphanages over religious objections to the country’s new adoption guidelines.
Pluto’s atmosphere has a blue haze, in a new photo from the New Horizons probe. But the particles causing that color are probably gray or red — and the planet’s surface has red ice.
The bill was signed into law on Thursday by Gov. Jerry Brown. The law requires a warrant before any business turns over clients’ metadata or digital communications to the government.
At a rally Thursday, a woman jumped onstage screaming with come-on-down-you-just-won-a-car excitement, “We love you, all the way to the White House.”
The bees that pollinate crops are on the brink of collapse. One big reason why: a virus-carrying mite. Now, researchers think a rare fungi could boost bees’ immune system and attack the mite itself.
Jason Cone, executive director of the aid group, talks about the impact of the bombing on his staff — and on the people of Afghanistan.