The United States is expected to execute fewer people in 2016 than any year in the past 25 years.
Astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit the earth, has died.
Time magazine named Donald Trump its “Person of the Year” on Wednesday.
The United States Army Corps of Engineers has denied a permit that would be needed to complete a major oil pipeline under the Missouri River.
The Virgin Islands National Park is a tropical paradise on the island of St. John.
The United States Air Force has a shortage of mechanics to provide support for its fighter airplanes.
President Barack Obama and his family will celebrate their eighth and final Christmas in the White House next month.
The Islamic State terror group has called a man who attacked people with a car and a knife at Ohio State University a “soldier of the caliphate.”
President-elect Donald Trump and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton had their last debate before the presidential election on October 19.
Three large machines called turbines produce electricity at the Buck Combined Cycle Station in central North Carolina, near the town of Salisbury.