Houses of worship remain a vulnerable target for attacks and foreign entities could be looking to "sow discord" using the internet, an FBI official warned at a security event with law enforcement officials and faith…

Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Newly minted Sacramento police officers held a moment of silence for a rookie gunned down while helping a woman leave an abusive home but they said Tara O'Sullivan's death wouldn't make…

Suicide survivor Shelby Rowe hated herself for her struggles with PTSD. By reconnecting with her Native American roots, she's learned to cope with her illness. USA TODAY The US suicide rate is up 33% since…

Take a trip back to your younger days with one of the nation's best-known retail chains. USA TODAY Toys R Us is poised to make a comeback under a new name and with a much…

Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about At least 9 killed after aircraft crashes in Hawaii, authorities say The Hawaii Department of Transportation says nine were aboard…

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest on The United States and Iran’s tensions over the shoot-down of a massive U.S. drone (all times local): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump says he abruptly called off the military…

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(Petr David Josek/Reuters) The first meteorologists were the cows. On some road trip of my youth, passing a stony upstate farm, one of my parents explained that when the cows are standing it will not…

A United Airlines Boeing 737-900ER takes off from Los Angeles International airport, March 28, 2018. (File photo: Mike Blake/Reuters) The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday ordered U.S. airlines not to fly in Iranian airspace as tensions…

Author Jeremy Treglown (Portrait courtesy University of Warwick) A new book illuminates the writings of John Hersey. One of the 20th century’s most acclaimed writers, John Hersey (1914–1993) started writing for publication a few years…

In the United States, there’s the salad bar. In Italy, you take your espresso at the bar. In Japan, standing sushi bars are popular destinations. Cafés and restaurants—institutions at the core of human interaction—take divergent…

ST. LOUIS -- Albert Pujols is back in St. Louis, nearly eight years after celebrating a World Series crown in the city that made him famous. The Hall of Fame-bound slugger has accomplished a lot…

Nine people died when a small, twin-engine aircraft used by skydivers crashed Friday evening near Dillingham Airfield in Mokuleia on the Hawaiian island of Oahu, officials said. Family members of the skydivers were reportedly not far…