Updated: 12/12/2013 - The Obama administration is strongly encouraging health insurance companies to cut consumers some slack in January.
Updated: 12/12/2013 - Health officials say the flu season seems to be getting off to more normal start this year.
Posted: 12/12/2013 - Teen gets probation for deadly drunk driving cash after using "affluenza" defense.
Updated: 12/11/2013 - Police and school officials now say American University's campus in the nation's capital is cleared.
Updated: 12/11/2013 - To protest a Nativity scene, a Florida man has put up a Festivus pole with beer cans at the state Capitol.
Posted: 12/11/2013 - Alabama kicker Cade Foster received a supportive note from President George W. Bush.
Updated: 12/11/2013 - A Montana coroner says a man who authorities say was pushed off a cliff at Glacier National Park by his newlywed wife had an 8-inch fracture on his forehead was not wearing a wedding ring when his body was found.
Posted: 12/11/2013 - Prosecutors say they will not file domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman.
Posted: 12/11/2013 - Federal investigators say a teenage girl who survived the crash of an Asiana Airlines jet in San Francisco only to be fatally struck by a fire truck actually was run over by two rescue vehicles in the accident's chaotic aftermath.
Posted: 12/11/2013 - Citing a potential threat to public health, the Food and Drug Administration moved Wednesday toward phasing out the use of some antibiotics in animals processed for meat
Updated: 12/11/2013 - While the nation’s unemployment rate is now at a five-year low, most Americans continue to say the economy is in bad shape.
Updated: 12/11/2013 - Pope Francis has been selected by Time magazine as the Person of the Year.
Updated: 12/11/2013 - The Federal Communications Commission will officially start the debate Thursday, holding the first of several meetings to review the agency's 22-year-old ban
Posted: 12/10/2013 - The U.N. children's agency says nearly 230 million children under the age of five around the world have never had their birth registered.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Police say 28-year-old Adrian Laroze Briskey was charged Monday with murder in the killing of fellow Crimson Tide fan, 36-year-old Michelle Shepherd Saturday.
Posted: 11/29/2013 - The Ohio State Highway Patrol says a motorist traveling at more than 125 miles an hour has been charged with vehicular homicide after his car struck a van, killing a couple inside.