When Obama shook the Cuban president's hand at Nelson Mandela's memorial service, he set the media chattering over the possible implications.
Shannon Guess Richardson pleaded guilty to mailing ricin-laced letters to President Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg.
Forget the tropics or Europe-- these Hollywood heavy-hitters decided to put on their tourist hats and hit up America’s most historic landmarks. The celeb couple drove through one of the city's most popular attractions, Rock City, to the surprise of their tour guide. “When I got to work I was told Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis were going to be on my tour,” Micah Jones told Celebuzz . “They were at the back the whole time, but were totally interested and asked a bunch of questions about the caves," Jones said.
We knew she was overwhelmingly consumed with her horrible addictions … But had no idea Demi Lovato 's trouble with illegal drugs and alcohol ran so deep! In a new candid interview, the 21-year-old singer is speaking out about her past substance abuse issues, confessing she used to manipulate people (including a sober companion) to believe every front and lie she threw at them. After violently throwing up from drinking an entire soda bottle of vodka before a flight, she knew it was time to make a change: We applaud Demi for taking a journey back, and being unbelievably open!
Key congressional budget negotiators on Tuesday said they reached a budget agreement to avert a government shutdown and bring a rare dose of stability to Congress's fiscal policy-making over the next two years.
The deal will have to move quickly through the Republican-controlled House, with the chamber’s last day in session before the new year coming Friday.
Senate Budget Committee chairman Patty Murray (D-Wash.) and House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) announced that they have reached a bipartisan agreement to prevent a government shutdown in January.
NYPD detectives said in a report the attack might have been carried out by just four men, who likely escaped.
James Glanton, 34, and girlfriend Christina McIntee, 25, along with four children, were found huddled in their overturned vehicle Tuesday.
For sure it's just what Mandela would have wanted, but does it amount to more than that? The historic handshake between U.S. President Barack Obama and Cuba's Raul Castro at a memorial for Nelson Mandela on Tuesday was greeted on the streets of Cuba with surprise and hopes of improved relations. Reaction was more muted in Miami, where Cuban exiles have had a hard time accepting Mandela's respect for Cuban leader Fidel Castro.
President Barack Obama addressed a packed stadium of people in South Africa this morning during a memorial service for the late great leader Nelson Mandela . The crowd erupted in applause as the President took the podium, as well as each time Obama’s name was mentioned throughout the ceremony - a testament to how significant his two terms in office are to South Africa and the rest of the world.
In today’s pictures, a boy sits in a burned-out car in the Central African Republic, a man walks through snow in Philadelphia, Santa swims with fish in Tokyo, and more.
A New York court decided Fox News reporter Jana Winter doesn't have to reveal sources she cited in her reporting on the Aurora theater shooting.
Major New York City retail stores have teamed up with civil rights advocates to create the Customer Bill of Rights, meant to combat profiling.
Chris Cillizza talks to the Texas Tribune’s Evan Smith about Sen. John Cornyn’s surprise primary challenge from a congressman “on the outer edge of the outer edge.”