Trump Picks Former Rival Carson for Cabinet PostDonald Trump is "thrilled" to nominate Ben Carson as Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, his transition team said.
Oakland Fire Toll Climbs to 36, 'Absolutely' Will Increase'We're no closer to finding a cause and we absolutely believe the number of fire fatalities will increase,' the Oakland fire batalion chief said.
Reprieve for Native Tribes as Dakota Pipeline Permit DeniedThe planned route for the 1,172-mile Dakota Access oil pipeline would have run within a half-mile of the Standing Rock Sioux reservation and crossed beneath the Missouri River.
Gunman Opens Fire While 'Self-Investigating' False Pizzagate ConspiracyA man armed with an assault rifle opened fire inside a popular pizzeria in Washington, D.C.
TIME's Person of the Year 2016: See the ShortlistPresident-elect Donald Trump joins his former rival Hillary Clinton, as well as world leaders, entertainers, and athletes on the magazine's shortlist of finalists.
Chinese Mock Trump for 'Running the Country with Twitter'Trump doubled down on this Taiwan phone call, criticizing Beijing over its monetary policy and territorial ambitions in the South China Sea.
'Horrific': Corrections Officer, 25, Shot Dead in Her CarA 25-year-old off-duty corrections officer was shot and killed as she sat in her car Sunday night in what authorities said was a "horrific murder."
Injuries Can Put Teen Athletes on Path to AddictionFor some young sports stars, a pain-pill prescription can be the worst medicine.
Judge Orders Michigan Recount to Begin at NoonThe judge's ruling in a late-night order could make it more likely Michigan will complete the count ahead of a Dec. 13 deadline.
Nearly 2 Million Pounds of Ready-to-Eat Chicken RecalledThe products may have been undercooked, resulting in possible bacterial contamination, the USDA said.
Picture Perfect: Mom Fights for Son With Down SyndromeWhen 16-month old Asher Nash was rejected for a modeling opportunity because he has Down syndrome, his mom refused to accept it.