Highly skilled immigrant spouses can soon work in US

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Obama administration announced a visa rule revision that will let spouses of some highly skilled immigrants apply to work…

Southwest grounding 128 planes over missed inspections

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Southwest Airlines Co. says it has grounded 128 planes after failing to inspect backup hydraulic systems…

Ex-Marine convicted in ‘Sniper’ trial faces life in prison

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Jurors convicted Eddie Ray Routh in the shooting deaths of famed “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle and another man…

Obama vetoes Keystone XL pipeline bill, defying Republicans

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President Barack Obama rejected a bill Tuesday to approve construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline…

Girls adopted from China seeks bone marrow transplant

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10-year-old girl Mae Rainey needs bone marrow transplant to treat her thalassemia…

Justice Dept.: No US charges in Trayvon Martin death

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George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martinwill not face federal charges…

Fireballs spotted over western US as Chinese rocket burns up

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People from Arizona to Canada have reported seeing bright lights in the sky as a Chinese rocket burned up in the atmosphere…

UC President Napolitano postpones proposed tuition increase

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University of California President Janet Napolitano is postponing a proposed tuition increase as a good faith gesture…

Consumer Reports’ top vehicle picks by category

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Consumer Reports released its annual list of top auto brands and individual vehicles on Tuesday…

CA plastic-bag ban to be decided by voters in November

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A referendum seeking to repeal California’s statewide ban on plastic bags has qualified for the November 2016 ballot…