Posted: 08/06/2013 - Opening arguments begin in the trial of Army Major Nidal Hasan, accused of murdering 13 people in a shooting rampage in Ft. Hood, Texas. Hasan, serving as his own counsel, does not deny being responsible for the mass shooting.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - The State Department has ordered the U.S. Embassy in Yemen evacuated as a result of the threat by al-Qaida that has triggered temporary shutdowns of 19 American diplomatic posts across the Middle East and Africa.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Gunman shot dead by building employee.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - Peralta apologizes
Posted: 08/04/2013 - Los Angeles police have arrested a man on suspicion of intentionally driving into crowds at the Venice Beach boardwalk, killing a woman and injuring 11 others.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - President Obama's trade representative has vetoed a ban on imports of some Apple iPads and older iPhones, reversing a ruling in favor of rival Samsung Electronics.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - Authorities say at least a dozen people were injured, two of them critically, when a car drove into people walking along the Venice Beach boardwalk in Los Angeles.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - Tropical Depression Dorian is still moving off the east coast of Florida, but forecasters expect it to weaken.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - President Barack Obama is kicking off his birthday weekend with a round of golf at an Air Force base outside Washington.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Some Republicans want to avoid alienating voters with aggressive new abortion proposals
Posted: 08/02/2013 - The Food and Drug Administration is at last defining what a "gluten free" label on a food package really means
Posted: 08/02/2013 - United States issues a global travel alert because of an al-Qaida terrorist threat.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - American unemployment benefits claims fell to a five year low
Posted: 07/31/2013 - President Barack Obama has been looking to reassure Democrats in Congress who are nervous about the impact of his health care law and the prospects for immigration legislation.
Posted: 07/29/2013 - FBI announces the rescue of 105 children that were involved in sex trafficking and exploitation in 76 US cities.