Updated: 02/18/2014 - The president directed the Environmental Protection Agency and Transportation Department to develop and issue new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards by March 31, 2016.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - The ordeal began Saturday after Will Murkle and his 10-year-old daughter Megun headed out with John Julian and his kids – Samantha, 8, and Isaac, 7.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - Violence between police and anti-government protesters in Kiev took a deadly turn today with at least 10 killed - including three police officers - and 135 injured.
Posted: 02/18/2014 - The parents of the only known U.S. prisoner of war say they are "cautiously optimistic" about reported renewed efforts to win his freedom.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Nicholas Barnes, 20, was found on Saturday afternoon by police after fellow students noticed a foul odor coming out his room, according to police.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Cabela's says Richard Cabela died Monday at his home in Sidney, Nebraska, where the company is based.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Marwan, who is 4, came across blue-vested aid workers from the United Nations, one of whom leaned over to seemingly ask why he was all alone.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Police say a man who shot and killed another man inside a suburban Phoenix Walmart opened fire in self-defense.
Updated: 02/17/2014 - The Arctic isn't nearly as bright and white as it used to be because of more ice melting in the ocean, and that's turning out to be a global problem, a new study says.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Oklahoma schoolchildren would be required to recite the Pledge of Allegiance each day under two bills that cleared a legislative committee on Monday.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - The chairman of the Senate Education Committee says he's committed to a set of education standards in math and English known as common core, despite a protest by hundreds of people who packed into his committee room urging a repeal.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - Sheriff's deputies have reached the wreckage of a single-engine plane that crashed near a Colorado ski town's airport, killing all three people aboard.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - A South Korean official says at least three university students died and about 10 others were feared trapped after the roof of a building collapsed.
Posted: 02/17/2014 - An American Airlines official says a tow vehicle on the ground hit the nose of a parked jet at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport over the weekend, but no passengers were hurt.
Posted: 02/16/2014 - Dominic Jeffries, 7, was walking his dog Coco in his front yard when she pulled him from the home and eventually they both slipped behind a cement retainer wall that was covered in brush.
Posted: 02/16/2014 - Online fundraising site Kickstarter says hackers got some of its customer data.
Posted: 02/16/2014 - The death of a New York college freshman who suffered fatal head trauma during a hazing ritual has been declared a homicide.
Updated: 02/16/2014 - Both of the skiers who were caught in an avalanche Saturday night have been found dead, the Lake County Sheriff's Office confirmed Sunday.
Updated: 02/16/2014 - A Pennsylvania woman charged along with her newlywed husband in the murder of a man they met through Craigslist admitted to the slaying and said she has killed more than 20 others across the country
Posted: 02/16/2014 - Lottery officials say there was no jackpot winner in Saturday's Powerball drawing, adding the current estimated jackpot has jumped to $400 million or $227.8 million in cash value.