Sen. Marco Rubio is telling his top donors that he is running for president because he feels “uniquely qualified” to pitch his Republican Party as one that will defend the American Dream.
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Convicted murderer Jodi Arias told a judge she’s “disgusted” and “repulsed” with herself during an emotional sentencing hearing.
Officials are cleaning up after seven rail cars carrying dry ammonia fertilizer overturned in downtown Colorado Springs.
Authorities say they’re searching for the person who dumped a bag of dead puppies near a northwestern Iowa bridge.
Authorities at a southwest Ohio airport say a Milwaukee-bound plane carrying 78 people has made an emergency landing due to a maintenance light indicator.
A community college in North Carolina is reporting that the campus is on lockdown.The website for Wayne County Community College in Goldsboro says the campus is on lockdown and that the warning is not a drill.
The former first lady and secretary of state made her 2016 plans official on her campaign website Sunday.
A precautionary lockdown of the U.S. Capitol has been lifted after shots were fired in an apparent suicide attempt.
An official says two bridges in southwestern Iowa’s Cass County need to be restricted or closed
Millionaire Robert Durst has been formally charged by a New Orleans-based federal grand jury with illegally possessing a handgun.
The mother of a 10-year-old eastern Iowa girl whose abduction triggered an Amber Alert last month has been arrested on child endangerment charges.
A Topeka man has been charged in federal court in Topeka with attempting to detonate a vehicle bomb at the Fort Riley military base near Manhattan, Kan., U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom, District of Kansas, and Assistant Attorney General for National Security John P. Carlin announced today.
Authorities say all remaining turkeys on a large Jennie-O Turkey Store farm in Meeker County of central Minnesota will be destroyed due to a bird flu outbreak.
Police have responded to a report of a woman’s body found in a West Des Moines drainage ditch.
A large tornado that hit the tiny northern Illinois town of Fairdale has left one person dead, seven injured and more than a dozen homes destroyed.
A judge has sentenced a Maine woman to 37 years in prison for killing her 2-year-old daughter by giving her allergy medicine and then covering her mouth and nose with duct tape and a blanket.
About 30,000 cases of Sabra hummus sold nationwide is being recalled due to a possible Listeria contamination.
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has been convicted in the 2013 bombing of the Boston Marathon.
A jury has reached a verdict in the federal death penalty trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
Two black candidates are among three people elected to the Ferguson City Council, substantially increasing African-American representation in the St. Louis suburb at the center of a national debate about how police interact with minority residents.