Bernie Sanders, the gloomy populist and self-proclaimed socialist running for President, has a solid shot at second place in the Democratic nomination fight. Win or lose, he will force the frontrunner, Hillary Clinton, to take a serious look at his progressive platform
A siege in Kabul ended in the early hours of Wednesday with the deaths of four armed attackers, though no civilians or security personnel were injured or killed, an Afghan official said. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in tweets on a recognized account
Blood clots have been a known risk of oral contraceptives since the 1990s, but for most women the chances seemed small enough to justify taking the Pill. A new study puts a number on the risk of developing potentially fatal clots after using it
Floodwaters deepened across much of Texas as storms dumped almost another foot of rain on the Houston area, stranding motorists and inundating the congested highways of the nation's fourth-largest city. The search goes on for at least 13 missing people
The police agreed to close oversight from an independent monitor, pledged to overhaul its use of force regulations, and said it would develop a recruitment policy to attract a more diverse force after the Justice Department found it had regularly used excessive force
After declining an acquisition offer from Facebook in 2013, the startup's founder says he has closed the door to all future offers. "We need to IPO, we have a plan to do that," Evan Spiegel said on Tuesday. "An IPO is really important"
The government's media department said Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni's motorcade was attacked on his way to the airport in the eastern city of Tobruk on Tuesday. One guard was lightly wounded but that there were no fatalities
The IRS says thieves used an online service provided by the agency to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, including tax returns and other tax information on file with the IRS
Taco Bell and Pizza Hut will begin to nix all artificial colors and ingredients from their food. The fast food restaurants are the latest shaking up their menus to prove to increasingly health-conscious customers that what they're eating is, in fact, "real food"
Researchers led by a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School combed through data collected from 4,466 elderly people about their alcohol consumption, to determine what level of intake can help the heart and what level can do it harm
A federal appeals court refused to lift a temporary hold on President Obama's executive action that could shield as many as 5 million immigrants illegally living in the U.S. from deportation
Police say a Yale University student jumped to his death from the ninth floor of an off-campus apartment building moments after stabbing a fellow student. The stabbing victim was in stable condition, police said