General Motors is recalling 1.6 million vehicles because of faulty ignition switches linked to 13 deaths. GM faces a congressional inquiry into why it took nearly 10 years to warn the public.
One hundred years after World War I, we're looking back at the history that wasn't. If Archduke Franz Ferdinand hadn't been killed in 1914, how would the world be different?
Two key aides to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie are now trying to convince a judge not to force them to testify. They are citing their fifth amendment rights in order to avoid complying with subpoenas.
Sen. Dianne Feinstein says some of the CIA's actions could be illegal or unconstitutional, accusing the agency of interfering with the oversight committee she chairs.
While leading the National Transportation Safety Board, she's been a familiar face at investigations into plane crashes and other accidents. She's leaving to run the nonprofit National Safety Council.
The long, cold winter did its best, but the ice cover on the lakes appears to have begun breaking up. So they likely won't touch a recorded record set in 1979.
The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed a bill on Monday to curb sexual assault in the military, but some critics say the proposal doesn't go far enough. Leo Shane III of The Military Times explains.
Cash prizes await "citizen scientists" who can improve algorithms that help NASA find and identify asteroids in our solar system, the agency says. A contest to find more asteroids begins next week.
Seavey, 27, wins the iconic dog sled race for a second time, slipping under the burled arch at Nome, the finish line for the 1,000-mile-long trail.
A closely contested House special election Tuesday is being viewed by the national parties and big money interests as an early barometer reading on Obamacare.