When Zika Hits, A Push for Birth Control and Abortion?There's little doubt: Zika is coming to the continental United States, bringing frightening birth defects — and, most likely, newly urgent discussions about abortion and contraception.
First US Cruise In Decades Arrives In HavanaThe first U.S. cruise ship in nearly 40 years crossed the Florida Straits from Miami and docked in Havana on Monday, restarting commercial travel on waters that served as a stage for a half-century of Cold War hostility.
Naval Academy Increasing Security After Deadly Shootout In Tenn.The Naval Academy tells WJZ it's increasing security on campus in light of recent attacks targeting service members.
Scientists: Droughts, Flooding Across US To Become More Extreme
Dempsey, Johannsson Start Up Top For US Against CubaU.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann has made three changes to his starting lineup for the Gold Cup quarterfinal against Cuba, starting Omar Gonzalez for suspended defender John Brooks, and Clint Dempsey and Aron Johannsson in place of Chris Wondolowski and Alfredo Morales
D.C. Stop Of Pope Francis Trip Includes White House, CongressThe itinerary for Pope Francis' first visit to the United States was released Tuesday. His first stop is DC and the planning is underway.
Supreme Court Extends Same-Sex Marriage NationwideThe Supreme Court declared Friday that same-sex couples have a right to marry anywhere in the United States.
U.S. Won't Prosecute Hostages' Families Who Pay RansomIn a softening of longstanding policy, the Obama administration will tell families of Americans held by terror groups that they can communicate with captors and even pay ransom without fear of prosecution -- part of a broad review of U.S. hostage guidelines that will be released Wednesday.
British Man Who Led Company Sentenced To 4 Years For FraudA British man who was extradited to the United States with his wife to face fraud charges was sentenced Thursday to four years in federal prison.
19 New U.S. Citizens Naturalized In Md. On Veterans DayEvery Veterans Day, a different kind of ceremony is held.
Obama Expresses Optimism About Ebola In U.S.President Barack Obama expressed confidence about the ability to contain Ebola in the U.S., taking special note of the ongoing recovery of two nurses who contracted the disease and of others who were declared Ebola free after being exposed to the deadly virus.
US: Airstrikes Push Some Militants From KobaniU.S. and coalition airstrikes have forced some Islamic State militants out of the Syrian border town of Kobani, but it may yet fall under the extremists' control because air power alone cannot prevent it, a Pentagon spokesman said Wednesday.