Saturday, Nov 01, 2014
November 1, 20146:27 am
Jill Tahmooressi,  Ed Royce, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Montel B. Williams

A Mexican judge has ordered the immediate release of a jailed former US Marine who spent eight months behind bars.

November 1, 20146:14 am
Barack Obama, Mike Michaud

Democratic and Republican candidates are locked in tight governors' races across the US.

November 1, 20145:49 am
Islamic State Chicago Arrest

A federal judge on Friday denied a government request to partially close a detention hearing for a 19-year-old suburban Chicago man who authorities say violated US law by trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State militants. Prosecutors fell short of justifying why the public and media should be barred from parts of the […]

November 1, 20145:42 am
APTOPIX Police Barracks Shooting

A survivalist accused of ambushing two state troopers, killing one, made his first court appearance on Friday.

November 1, 20145:12 am
Barack Obama

The combined budget for US civilian and military intelligence operations shrunk by more than 15 percent since 2010.

November 1, 20144:51 am

Canada has joined Australia in suspending entry visas for people from Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa.

November 1, 20144:19 am
Mexico Missing Americans

Authorities probed a possible police connection to killing of three US citizens visiting their father in Mexico.

November 1, 20148:23 am

Commercial space tourism suffered a huge setback when a prototype passenger rocket exploded during a test flight.

November 1, 20143:23 am

Civilian US defense employees returning from Ebola relief work can choose between two monitoring regimen.

November 1, 20142:52 am
National Parks Vandalism

A series of graffiti-like paintings on rocks in US National Parks across the West set off a furor on social media.

November 1, 20141:11 am
Kaci Hickox, Ted Wilbur

A Maine judge gave nurse Kaci Hickox the OK to go wherever she pleases, handing state officials a defeat.

October 31, 201411:22 pm

The United States placed influential Myanmar lawmaker and businessman Aung Thaung on its sanctions blacklist.

October 31, 20146:23 am
Barack Obama, Mike Michaud

President Barack Obama sought to mobilise Democratic voters Thursday in the race for governor in Maine.

October 31, 20145:21 am
Police Barracks Shooting

A survivalist accused of ambushing two Pennsylvania state troopers, leaving one dead, was captured.

October 31, 20144:48 am
John Kerry

US Secretary of State John Kerry said he was worried about the escalation of tensions across Jerusalem.

October 31, 20143:52 am
Wrongful Conviction Illinois

A prisoner whose confession helped free a death row inmate was released after he recanted.

October 31, 20143:42 am
Lazaro Allegue

For two days, Lazaro Allegue has scoured the waters of Miami's Biscayne Bay in search of his son.

October 31, 20143:27 am
Kaci Hickox

A nurse defied Maine's voluntary quarantine for health care workers, leaving her home Thursday for a bike ride.

October 31, 20141:54 am
Ebola Q&A

NYC's disease detectives were off and running the moment call came in from a doctor who suspected he had Ebola.

October 31, 20141:34 am

The US is not sufficiently committing the resources it should contribute to the world, says John Kerry.

October 31, 20141:24 am
Wichita Airport

Four people were killed today when a small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building.

October 31, 20141:03 am
APTOPIX Hawaii Volcano

A contingent of National Guard troops was dispatched to Hawaii to provide security to the Big Island community.

October 31, 201412:52 am
Jeffrey Fowle

An Ohio city agreed to rehire an American, Jeffrey Fowle, who was arrested and detained in North Korea.

October 31, 201412:09 am
Photo of cat. *** Local Caption *** Photo of cat. Express archive photo

A US family is facing cruelty charges after 150 cats were found living in the walls and rooms of a rural home.

October 30, 20144:05 pm

The operation was ordered by President Barack Obama after the CIA traced Bin Laden's courier to the high-walled compound.

October 30, 20146:38 am
Islamic State Colorado

The journey of three girls who authorities say tried to join ISIS militants has many worried.

October 30, 20144:57 am

Officials say until a judge signs off on an order they don't have authority to prevent a nurse from leaving home.

October 30, 20144:35 am
Canada Shooting

The move is likely to irritate Beijing just days before Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is expected to visit.

October 30, 20143:58 am
APTOPIX Hawaii Volcano

Rain fell on Wednesday on a red-hot river of lava creeping closer to homes and a main road.

October 30, 20143:52 am

A man who authorities say told people he wanted to fly bombs on remote-controlled planes has been sentenced.

October 30, 20143:44 am

A video featuring a woman who is harassed while walking through New York Street has gone viral, with over 8.7 million likes within two days after it was posted on YouTube. The video starts with the woman adjusting a hidden camera to record the reactions of people as she walks across the streets of the […]

October 30, 20143:23 am
Liberia West Africa

The rate of new Ebola infections in Liberia appears to be declining and could represent a genuine trend, says WHO.

October 30, 20143:09 am
Rethinking Pot Nation's Capital

Here’s a look at the status of marijuana laws in some countries in Latin America and the Caribbean. ARGENTINA: Personal possession of marijuana was decriminalised under a 2009 Supreme Court ruling that jail time for small amounts of drugs violates Argentina’s constitution. Although the ruling only referred to pot, in practice it extended to most […]

October 30, 20143:12 am
Chile Medical Marijuana

A Chilean municipality planted the country's first medical marijuana on Wednesday as part of a pilot program.

October 30, 20142:00 am
Washington School Shooting

Latest school shooting claimed lives of two students and the teenage shooter less than two weeks before elections.

October 30, 20141:48 am

Ed Rendell is blaming himself for a flap that led to a song being scrapped from a program honoring Malala.