One of the heaviest travel weeks of the year began with the cancellation of hundreds of flights at Atlanta, the world's busiest airport, where a power outage Sunday left passengers stranded. Power was finally restored close to midnight, but the incident continues to wreak havoc
President Donald Trump that he is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller even as his administration was again forced to grapple with the growing Russia probe that has shadowed the White House for much of his initial year
Russian President Vladimir Putin called U.S. President Donald Trump to thank him for a CIA tip that helped thwart a series of bombings in St. Petersburg, the Kremlin said. The Kremlin added that Putin asked Trump to convey gratitude to the CIA
Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian contacts with President Donald Trump's campaign has gained access to thousands of emails sent and received by Trump officials before the start of his administration, according to sources
"Star Wars: The Last Jedi" rocketed to a debut of $220 million at the North American box office, landing the second-best opening ever and slotting in behind only its predecessor, "The Force Awakens," according to studio estimates
Jerry Richardson’s conduct was treated as something of a running office joke, according to multiple former Panthers team employees, all of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity out of fear of retaliation
Republican Sen. John McCain will miss a crucial Senate vote on the GOP tax package due to illness. The 81-year-old has been battling brain cancer and returned home to Arizona after an infection. His office said he "looks forward to returning to Washington in January"
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is pushing back against a report alleging that the Trump administration had banned the organization from using specific words in next year's budget documents
Canadian homocide police are taking over the investigation in the case of Barry and Honey Sherman, a Toronto couple who were found dead in their home on Nov. 15. Barry Sherman, a founder of generic pharmaceutical company Apotex, was one of Canada's richest individuals
Thousands of firefighters have taken advantage of calmer winds to work on containing wildfires raging across Southern California and protect coastal communities. "Everything's holding really well," fire information officer Lisa Cox said. "Thousands of homes have been saved"
Billionaire former president Sebastian Pinera has easily won Chile's presidential runoff election, moving the country back to the right in the footsteps of other Latin American nations. Pinera got 54.6 percent of the votes to 45.4 percent for rival Alejandro Guillier
An American soldier killed in an ambush in Niger with three comrades but recovered days later wasn't captured alive by the enemy or executed at close range, The Associated Press has learned, based on the conclusion of a military investigation