A House panel will meet Wednesday to consider a report holding Attorney General Eric Holder in contempt for failing to turn over subpoenaed documents related to Operation Fast and Furious.
Jerry Sandusky's wife says she didn't witness any abuse. Dottie Sandusky says many young people will say he made a very positive impact on their lives.
A Lavaca County, Texas, grand jury did not return an indictment against a father who killed a man he found allegedly sexually abusing his daughter, officials said Tuesday at a press conference in Hallettsville, Texas.
U.S. President Barack Obama, speaking at the conclusion of the G-20 Summit, said Tuesday he encouraged eurozone leaders to develop a framework for "European integration" rather than breaking apart.
A pair of top senators asked the Supreme Court to break precedent and allow television cameras to broadcast the announcement of the upcoming decision surrounding the constitutionality of President Obama's signature health care law.
Florida Sen. Marco Rubio abruptly returned to Mitt Romney's vice presidential short list Tuesday when the presumptive nominee himself said Rubio is being vetted.
The Southern Baptist Convention voted Tuesday to elect its first African-American president in one of its biggest steps yet to reconcile the 167-year-old denomination's racial past and appeal to a more diverse group of believers.
A U.S. military investigation is recommending that as many as seven U.S. troops face administrative punishments, but not criminal charges, in the burning of Korans at a U.S. base in Afghanistan in February, The Associated Press has learned.
JPMorgan's CEO testified on Capitol Hill for a second time Tuesday to discuss the bank's multi-billion trading loss.
Loneliness may lead to a shorter lifespan, two new studies suggest.
Adidas canceled plans for a sneaker with a shackle-like ankle cuff Monday night after some critics said it too closely resembled a symbol of slavery.
The U.S. Navy says an aircraft carrier group recovered nearly 10 tons of marijuana dumped from small boats in the Pacific Ocean near California's border with Mexico.
Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis are parting ways after 14 years together.