A member of Al Qaeda's senior leadership, Sanafi al Nasr, has relocated to Syria, where he is living openly and publicly courts his followers on twitter, according to counter-terrorism analysts and social media messages.
A mysterious quacking noise in the ocean that has baffled scientists for decades has finally been identified, researchers say.
The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled late Wednesday that two death row inmates are not entitled to know the source of the drugs that will be used to kill them, putting them back on track to be executed as early as next week.
The U.S. Geological Survey's National Earthquake Information Center says a magnitude 6.7 quake has been recorded in the Pacific Ocean off the northwest corner of British Columbia's Vancouver Island.
New York Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda was ejected from a game against the Boston Red Sox in the second inning Wednesday night after umpires found a foreign substance on his neck.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry joined his state’s top attorney on Wednesday in blasting the federal Bureau of Land Management over concerns that it may be looking at laying claim to thousands of acres of property in northern Texas.
A liquefied natural gas facility in southern Maryland is generating intense criticism from environmental groups, in a fight that echoes the protracted battle over the proposed Keystone XL pipeline.
School officials in northern Colorado are asking parents to take care with their newly legal recreational marijuana, after fourth graders were caught dealing the drug on an elementary school campus.
The FBI is being accused of using the no-fly list to "punish and retaliate" against Muslims who refused to sign up as federal informants.
The self-portrait of a Florida boy who died in a tragic swimming accident has gone viral -- with the drawing, titles "Mr. Awesome," shown in the hands of celebrities, politicians and pro-athletes all over social media.
Imitation or flattery?
The Wednesday hearing on three separate impeachment resolutions includes one citing Nixon's decision to allow same-sex couples who married legally in other states to file joint tax returns in Missouri.
"Duck Dynasty" star Lisa Robertson recently wrote about the sexual abuse inflicted on her by a family member from ages 7 to 14.
A man who was after “Bachelorette” star Andi Dorfman’s heart is in critical condition after a paragliding accident during which his parachute collapsed and he crashed into a hillside, according to Us Weekly.
Jeb Bush said Wednesday he's "thinking about running for president," in his most direct statement yet about a possible 2016 run.
Once upon a midnight dreary, a $1.5 million project to paint a New Jersey water tower became weak and weary after a raven’s nest was spotted very clearly.
Playboy Playmate Colleen Shannon is partying it up now that she's out of prison.
A crosscheck of voter rolls in Virginia and Maryland turned up 44,000 people registered in both states, a vote-integrity group reported Wednesday.
A Pennsylvania resort is holding an in-the-buff beer festival.
Tori Spelling's new Lifetime reality show True Tori is delving into her husband Dean McDermott's cheating scandal, and Tori's not holding back any details. "I miss having my best friend," said a tearful Tori on her way to see Dean in rehab.