A tight race for Congress between a well-organized centrist Democratic woman and a controversial Republican.
The disease, while still a top killer worldwide, has been wiped out in the region after decades of vaccination efforts, health officials proclaim.
The NYPD's assistant commissioner for communication attempted to counter Trump’s claims on Twitter.
Battalion chief Michael Fahy, a 17-year veteran and father of three, dies in an explosion at a house in the Bronx.
David Wildstein, who pleaded guilty in the Bridgegate scandal, testified about telling the New Jersey governor of lane closures.
FBI Director James Comey says violent militants will flow out of Syria and Iraq to commit attacks elsewhere.
The GOP candidate urges the media to confirm his opposition to the Iraq War by contacting Sean Hannity.
Lester Holt's performance as moderator would prompt the former NYC mayor to do something dramatic.
Yahoo News looks at how the candidates compared on six key presidential qualities at Monday's debate.
Hillary Clinton hammers her GOP rival for offensive comments he made about a beauty pageant contestant.
Who made the best impression at the first presidential debate? Decide for yourself, then watch Yahoo News analysis.
Both candidates denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.
A heavily armed, disgruntled lawyer randomly shot at drivers before police shot and killed him, authorities said.
The GOP nominee and the Dallas Mavericks owner have traded both glowing praise and withering insults.
For example, one site puts the odds of “a brawl to break out amongst spectators” at 20 to 1.
He has long bragged he can act presidential if he wants to. And at Monday night’s debate, that claim will be challenged.
Palmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87.
Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids leave their homes as floodwaters rise on the Cedar River.
A top official on presidential debates says it's not a good idea for moderators to serve as an Encyclopaedia Britannica.
The Clinton campaign is launching a church-based voter mobilization drive aimed at Latinos called “Fe en Nuestro Voto."
The Democratic nominee has to prove she can be trusted, and her GOP opponent must show depth.
A man believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a shopping center about 60 miles north of Seattle, killing five people.
Three gunmen shot and wounded eight people, including a 3-year-old girl on an east Baltimore street, police said.
The department provides bodycam and dashboard footage of Keith Scott's shooting.
The department will provide bodycam and dashboard footage of Keith Scott's shooting.
The Times calls Trump "the worst nominee put forward by a major party in modern American history."
Experts think Donald Trump is putting himself at a disadvantage by skipping full-length mock debates.
The rebel-held Syrian city is reduced to rubble under bombardment from government and Russian forces.
Although flagged by officials, it's unclear whether Ahmad Khan Rahami should have stayed on the FBI's radar.
The friends and family of Tyre King gathered at the First Church of God in Columbus on Saturday.
To protesters in downtown Charlotte, N.C., home is a world away from glimmering skyscrapers.
Louise Sunshine's time with Trump, which ended in a messy departure, showed a distinct pattern.
She handled a crisp jab from then-candidate Barack Obama; he took on Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz simultaneously.
A gunman remains at large after four women and a man were fatally shot at a shopping mall north of Seattle.
A gunman remains at large after four women were fatally shot at a shopping mall about 65 miles north of Seattle.
Muslims in Elizabeth, N.J., hold their largest gathering since resident Ahmad Rahami was arrested in connection to the bombings.