Authorities in Oregon have suspended their search for a woman who disappeared earlier this month after going on a hike.
A 70-year-old Florida woman was tased — three times — on her birthday after police claimed she was uncooperative when they tried to arrest her grandson last week.
The U.S. military carried out airstrikes in Iraq and Syria on Sunday — days after a U.S. defense contractor was killed at a military compound in a rocket attack.
The magic of Christmas morning was seemingly ruined for an Indiana family last Wednesday after a man apparently tried to break into their garage — and stabbed their pet dog in the process.
Actor Zac Efron contracted a serious medical illness while filming a show titled "Killing Zac Efron" in Papua New Guinea just before Christmas, according to a report.
An eastern black rhino — believed to be the oldest in the world — died Friday in Tanzania, authorities said.
Five people were stabbed at a rabbi's home in New York during a Hanukkah celebration on Saturday night — but that didn't stop worshippers from continuing their prayers at a synagogue next door.
The North Carolina college student — and massive "Star Wars" fan — who heroically saved his classmates when a gunman opened fire in his classroom earlier this year has been posthumously honored by Lucasfilm.
A Montana dog who was stolen from his owner in October was recently found more than 2,000 miles away in West Virginia — and a group of 15 volunteers drove across the country to reunite him with his family.
A pit bull mix who has spent more than half his life in a California shelter was adopted over the weekend — just in time for Christmas.
A group of Massachusetts police departments came together over the weekend for a 4-year-old boy — whose mother was found murdered last month — to give him the ultimate Christmas celebration.
Decades after implementing a ban on throwing snowballs, a Wisconsin town might soon change its antiquated law that has had people scratching their heads.
A group of firefighters turned into Santa's Little Helpers when they rescued a family's Christmas presents, complete with wrapping paper, and their tree after a fire broke out at their Florida home on Saturday.
A loving dog who has spent more than 900 days at the Pennsylvania SPCA delivered a letter to Santa Claus last week asking for her Christmas wish: to be adopted.
An Alabama woman was shot last week by authorities who entered her home in search of a man — who had already been booked at the local jail the day prior — and officials are chalking the situation up to a "miscommunication."
Washington Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas was suspended for two games for entering the stands Saturday night to confront fans who were heckling him, the NBA announced.
Washington Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas was ejected from the team's game against the Philadelphia 76ers Saturday night after he confronted a spectator in the stands — who he said repeatedly cursed and gave the middle finger because he was upset the team...
The world's richest lottery electrified Spain on Sunday morning as the raffle — known as El Gordo, or "The Fat One" — dished out its biggest prize for its annual Christmas raffle.
More than a dozen people were wounded in a shooting on Chicago's South Side early Sunday at a memorial for someone who died from gun violence earlier this year, officials said.
Boeing's new Starliner spacecraft will land in Cape Canaveral, Fla., on Sunday morning — days after the NASA mission failed because the capsule's clock was improperly set, and the capsule ended up in the wrong orbit.