Infographic: 2012 US legal permanent residents

Infographic: 2012 US legal permanent residents

US orders new visa reviews for arriving students

The Homeland Security Department ordered border agents “effective immediately” to verify that every international student…

Largest of Northern Calif. fires continues to grow

Crews battling a growing wildfire in Northern California’s Tehama County are bracing for another day of gusty winds and low humidity…

Suspected bombers considered July 4 attack

The surviving suspected Boston bomber told interrogators that he and his brother considered setting off their bombs on July Fourth…

Strong US jobs report triggers stock market rally

Stock markets rallied on Friday, with both the Dow and S&P hitting new highs, after an unexpectedly strong U.S. jobs report…

US company identifies 7 killed in Afghani plane crash

A U.S. cargo plane company has released the names of seven people killed when one of its planes crashed in Afghanistan…

US suicide rate rises sharply among middle-aged

Health officials say suicides among middle-aged Americans climbed at a startling rate over the past decade…

Bad news: Calif. snowpack 17% of normal

California’s last snow survey of the season is bad news for the millions of state residents who rely on the snowpack for their water…

Shooting survivor creates life saving app

A survivor of the virginia tech massacre is hoping to make schools safer for students. She has developed a free app…

Scientists find cannibalism at American settlement

Scientists say they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists…