House Republicans are pressing ahead with a vote on a quickly revised plan to stave off an unprecedented government default next week
The euro and dollar fell Thursday because of concerns about the ongoing debt crises in Europe and the US.
The top commander of US special forces warned Wednesday the next generation of militants could keep special operations fighting for a decade to come.
President Barack Obama's credibility as a leader hangs in the balance along with America's gold-plated credit rating as he strives to break a debt impasse with Republicans and avoid a ruinous default.
Tourism operators in Fort Lauderdale are hoping that New York's gay marriage law will bring new business to the sunny Florida city.
A TV watchdog groupon Wednesday accused NBC of glamorizing the porn industry in its upcoming new drama series "The Playboy Club" and urged NBC affiliates around the United States not to air it.
Hugh Hefner's runaway bride is dishing on her sex life with the Playboy founder -- and according to her, it wasn't exactly X-rated.
Authorities on Wednesday began examining the remains of a 7-year-old girl who was abducted and killed more than 50 years ago.
A NASA satellite was hoisted aboard an unmanned Atlas 5 rocket at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Wednesday in preparation for launch next week on an unprecedented mission to the heart of Jupiter.
Reid is maneuvering to make his own budget proposal the equivalent of the last man standing among the competing bills in Congress, according to congressional aides.
World stock markets watched nervously for a feared downgrade of the United States triple-A bond rating, shedding value across the board.
North Korea on Wednesday renewed calls for a peace treaty with the United States to officially end the Korean War.