Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is observed on the third Monday in January every year, and while many people know the day is in recognition of King's birthday, not many are familiar with how the day became a holiday. Like, why do we celebrate it on a...
NASA and the families of the 14 men and women who lost their lives aboard the shuttle Challenger in 1986 and Columbia in 2003 have joined together to remember the astronauts with pictures, personal mementos and, in an emotional first, iconic wreckage from both orbiters.
Seven patients — including two who died — have been infected with an antibiotic-resistant and potential deadly "superbug" likely transmitted by contaminated medical instruments at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, hospital officials said.
A new CBS News poll puts Obama's approval rating at 46%, seven points higher than in October, a month before elections in which Republicans won control of the Senate and increased their House majority.
Now that the U.S. military has opened more jobs to women and allowed gay men and lesbians to serve openly, Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James says the ban on transgender troops is likely to be reassessed and should be lifted.
As President Obama put the final touches on a major immigration speech set for Thursday night, allies and critics began a furious campaign about a plan that could grant legal status to up to 5 million immigrants.