Maine Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday he is ready to use the “full extent of his authority” to rein in a 33-year-old nurse who worked with Ebola patients in West Africa but balked at a deal that would prevent her from entering public spaces.
Three people were robbed at gunpoint leaving the North Carolina State Fair on Saturday after a judge ruled earlier this month that concealed weapons would not be permitted at the event.
A giant drill bit being used in a construction project pierced the ceiling of a subway tunnel in Queens on Thursday, coming into contact with an occupied train a short distance away from a station platform, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority said. The drill bit did not enter into the train and there were no injuries.
A Virginia-based company with defense and intelligence agency contracts is facing criminal charges that it pa id a corrupt Army procurement official who was recently sent to prison for taking kickbacks.
A Hawaiian lava flow that has been on a painfully slow path of destruction since June has prompted officials to call out the National Guard.
The 29-year-old terminally ill cancer patient whose video on her choice to die by taking her own life went viral earlier this month is rethinking her Saturday suicide plan.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Thursday pulled down a poster from its website explaining how Ebola can be spread through sneezing, according to the New York Post.
Recent audits showing that at least $2.6 million in federal AIDS relief funding to Africa was misspent raises concerns about how effectively nearly $1 billion in taxpayer funds intended to combat Ebola in the region will be used.
Pennsylvania State Police, sending a seven-week manhunt, have captured a man accused of ambushing two troopers, leaving one dead and seriously injuring the other.
On Monday, President Obama held an off-the-books meeting with top administration officials to walk through the federal government’s response to Hurricane Sandy, which devastated parts of the East Coast in 2012.
A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building Thursday while trying to return to a Kansas airport, killing at least four people inside the building and injuring at least five others, officials said.
A Pennsylvania man is in critical condition after two “Stop the Violence” organizers brutally beat him Wednesday for allegedly stealing their property, police said.