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The area experienced more than 200 quakes, mostly small. That's not uncommon, but it is a reminder of the powerful fault running through our region.
In the 1960s, Palmer became golf's first TV star. His good looks and charm were as important to promoting the sport as his 62 PGA victories. His competition with Jack Nicklaus also excited the fans.
This may be your worst nightmare: Reports are emerging from multiple states of alarming interactions with people in clown clothing.
The 20-year-old suspect said nothing and appeared "zombie-like" when he was arrested by authorities nearly 24 hours into an intense manhunt.
The decision comes days after police killed Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, N.C. Both dashcam and body-cam footage of the shooting depict the confrontation.
The first national museum devoted exclusively to the history and culture of African Americans is now open. The museum is the 19th and the newest of the Smithsonians.
A gunman who police say killed five people in a Washington state mall remained at large Saturday as authorities appealed for help in identifying the suspect.
At least 50 First Nations and tribes signed a treaty Thursday opposing tar sands expansion plans that they view as "a collective threat to our Nations."
An estimated 40,000 Haitians may be on their way to the U.S. via the California-Mexico border, according to immigration officials, causing an "emergency situation."
A new report finds that the number of unauthorized immigrants in the U.S. has stayed roughly the same since 2009 and dropped a little in California. But the countries they are coming from have shifted.
In exchange for working on a farm, the kids get fresh, healthy produce to take home. They also get a way to break through the isolation refugees often face in a new country.
Transportation officials say they will unveil a sweeping plan to make sure the federal government is involved in ensuring the safety of self-driving vehicles.
Housing costs have risen far faster than wages in LA, and that has made dreams of a middle-class lifestyle particularly elusive for city-dwellers.
Chris Bollwage, the mayor of Elizabeth, N.J., said Rahami was apprehended and that he was taken away by an ambulance after being injured.
NPR Books editor Petra Mayer was in the Manhattan neighborhood on Saturday when she saw what looked like a pressure cooker on the sidewalk. Suddenly she found herself at the heart of the night's news.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said an explosion that rocked a Manhattan neighborhood on Saturday doesn't appear to be linked to international terrorism.