Posted: 11/29/2013 - The manager of the J.C. Penney's store in Manhattan says he's encouraged by the traffic and sales he's been seeing. And a company spokesman says the chain is seeing similar crowds at other locations across the country.
Updated: 11/28/2013 - Members of a Mormon congregation in a Salt Lake City suburb were greeted by someone they thought was a homeless man at church on Sunday.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - President Barack Obama is invoking the Thanksgiving spirit in search of an immigration deal with Congress.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - President Barack Obama is pushing back at critics of an interim nuclear deal the U.S. and world powers struck with Iran.
Updated: 11/25/2013 - A report on the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre indicates that nearly six minutes passed between the arrival of the first Newtown police officer and the time local officers entered the school.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - An Ohio grand jury has indicted the superintendent of Steubenville City Schools, the assistant football coach of Steubenville High School and two other school employees for their behavior in the aftermath of the rape of a 16-year-old in August 2012 by two football players.
Posted: 11/18/2013 - Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says the U.S. will continue to provide two Patriot missile batteries in Turkey for another year as part of that country's air defenses while the civil war rages on in Syria
Posted: 11/20/2013 - Federal regulators say they will require that new tour buses and buses that carry passengers on scheduled routes between cities be equipped with seat belts
Posted: 11/15/2013 - The vote was 261-157, and came after GOP lawmakers said the bill would ease the plight of millions of consumers reeling from cancellation notices.
Updated: 11/13/2013 - School officials say three students were shot outside a Pittsburgh high school.
Posted: 11/11/2013 - The shooting occurred late Saturday at the Bryant Park rink behind the main building of the New York Public Library. A 20-year-old man and a 14-year-old boy were wounded.
Posted: 11/11/2013 - The nation's newest state, if rural Colorado residents had their way, would be about the size of Vermont but with the population of a small town spread across miles of farmland.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - A judge set a $9,000 bond for George Zimmerman Tuesday, and directed that he have no contact with his alleged victim, not leave the state of Fla., and not possess any firearms or ammunition as he awaits an arraignment on domestic violence charges.
Posted: 11/19/2013 - Thousands gathered on a central Pennsylvania battlefield park Tuesday to honor a speech given 150 years ago that President Abraham Lincoln predicted would not be long remembered.
Posted: 11/11/2013 - Soon he was being called upon to use his one remaining hand to cut ribbons and wave to people during parades. Then, after everyone had gone home, Hancock would too.