The Powerball lottery – a game of chance played in all but six U.S. states – would top $450 million before the drawing late Wednesday night.
President Barack Obama says there should be a midpoint where gun-control and gun-rights supporters can meet to stop gun violence in the U.S.
As the standoff continues, social media is mocking the protesters.
The anti-government militia broke into the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service building in Oregon on Saturday.
Prosecutors in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania have brought criminal charges against celebrity Bill Cosby.
A U.S. military official said six American soldiers were killed Monday in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan.
Three women with Muslim backgrounds have won an important international human-rights prize.
A U.S. businessman once described as the “most hated man in America” was arrested Thursday.
The United States central bank has raised an important interest rate by one-fourth of 1 percent.
People who live near Los Angeles are understandably still worried about terrorism threats.