The Metropolitan Transportation Authority, which controls public transportation in New York, announced Sunday that it plans to make immediate safety improvements on the Metro-North commuter railroad, a week after a horrific derailment in the Bronx that killed four people.
The family of a U.S. Marine who committed suicide inside a U.S. Embassy in Greece says their son was buried without a heart, after the Greek government performed an illegal autopsy on his body and harvested the organ.Craig and Beverly LaLoup, of Coatesville, Pa.
The 85-year-old American detained in North Korea this fall said Sunday that he was well fed and comfortable during the more than a month he was held in the secretive communist nation, a newspaper reported.
A Sonic Drive-in signboard that carried a "shockingly racist"message about the NFLs Kansas City Chiefs and Washington Redskins prompted an apology from the restaurant chain on Sunday.The uproar began after a photo circulated onTwittershowing the sign in Belton, Missouri.
DENVER - Aron Ralston, whose harrowing tale of amputating his own forearm after he became trapped in a Utah canyon became a best-selling book and later a Hollywood film, was jailed in Denver on suspicion of domestic violence, court records released Sunday show.
Several whales believed to be part of a pod that was stranded in Everglades National Park were found dead in the lower Florida Keys on Sunday, national wildlife officials said, raising the number of fatalities to 22 in the last week.
MIAMI When insurance agent Kelly Fristoe recently spent 30 minutes helping a client pick a mid-level health plan and the federal marketplace website froze, he called the government's hotline and tried to finish the application.
OKLAHOMA CITY --In their zeal to tout their faith in the public square, conservatives in Oklahoma may have unwittingly opened the door to a wide range of religious groups, including satanists who are seeking to put their own statue next to a Ten Commandments monument on the Statehouse steps.