The portion of Americans with no religious affiliation is rising significantly, in tandem with a sharp drop in the percentage that identifies as Christians
Federal prosecutors say a sporting goods retailer violated the law by selling an AR-15-style rifle and large capacity magazine to a man who used them to kill more than two dozen worshippers at a Texas church
Forecasters say a disturbance in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico is likely to become a tropical storm that will hit the northern Gulf Coast as a tropical storm with wind and rain
Kim Kardashian West has joined a chorus of voices calling for clemency for a black man on Oklahoma's death row who says a racist juror tainted the outcome of his trial
An Indiana woman who had been drinking wine before she attacked a Delta Air Lines crew and federal agents on a flight has been sentenced to six months of probation
Jury selection for a major trial on the toll of opioids has resumed even as major drug distributors and manufacturers press for a settlement of thousands of claims against them
The arrest of a Ukrainian-born businessman on charges of conspiring to violate federal campaign finance laws has triggered a review of California cannabis licenses he was granted
Dozens of environmental groups and scientists are asking U.S. wildlife managers to rethink how they plan to ensure the survival of Mexican gray wolves in the American Southwest
Venezuela has won a contested election for a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council despite a campaign by organizations and countries opposed to Nicolas Maduro's government and its rights record
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell acknowledges that President Trump's impeachment by the House is rather likely, and he has a plan in place. "There's great motivation to get this done by Christmas," North Dakota GOP Sen. Kevin Cramer tells CNN of the expected trial in the Senate, which was discussed...
A family business of West Virginia's billionaire governor has maxed out a taxpayer-funded subsidy program meant to help farmers through the U.S. trade war with China
A new construction crane has been moved to the New Orleans site where a partially collapsed building and two giant, damaged cranes are in danger of toppling after a weekend disaster that killed three workers
European producers of premium specialty agricultural products like French wine and Italian Parmesan are facing a U.S. tariff hike due Friday with trepidation.