New Jersey releases quarantined nurse

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A nurse who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients was released after being quarantined through the weekend…

Second Ebola patient in Texas identified as 26-year-old nurse

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Media reports have identified the second Ebola patient in Texas as a 26-year-old nurse Nina Pham…

Secret Service chief quits due to security lapses

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Secret Service Director Julia Pierson abruptly resigned Wednesday in the face of multiple revelations of security breaches…

Tropical Storm Iselle makes landfall on Hawaii

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The first storm in a one-two punch heading for Hawaii clamored ashore overnight Friday as a weakened tropical storm…

40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil

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Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil…

BART police enforce stretching ban at stations

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BART is launching stricter enforcement to stop people from sleeping and lying down in BART station corridors…

Apple seeks to regain cool with $3B Beats buy

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Apple is striking a new chord with a $3 billion acquisition of headphone and streaming music company Beats Electronics…

Biden to send gun proposals to Obama by Tuesday

Recommendations on curbing U.S. gun violence will go to President Barack Obama by Tuesday, days before the president’s second term begins…

28 dead in school shooting

An official with knowledge of a shooting at a Connecticut elementary school says 27 people are dead, including 18 children…

Obama re-election analysis

Obama spoke to thousands of cheering supporters in his hometown of Chicago, praising Romney and declaring his optimism for the next four years…