Tests show that drug is effective against the same kind of chronic bacterial infections that have killed hospital patients
State workers deserve sympathy, but so do tourists who will be affected
The closure of so many key attractions is likely to put pressure on the museums and galleries which are open
LADEE probe takes off successfully in latest US mission to the Moon
Defendant inspired Jack Nicholson’s character in the Oscar-winning movie The Departed
Friends of Tamerlan reveal that he read right-wing literature and disapproved of his younger brother's 'party lifestyle'
Percy Yip began teaching his daughter Carissa to play chess in 2010. After just one year, she could beat him. Two years later, the Massachusetts schoolgirl has just become the youngest female on record to reach the US Chess Federation’s (USCF) “expert” level. Carissa is nine years old.
Woman allegedly falsely claimed to have sustained a brain injury from the attack
In a feat of stunning oration, the Democrat spoke for half a day to stop an anti-abortion bill being passed in Texas. Just who is this loquacious heroine?
Two men from upstate New York have been accused of hatching a bizarre plot to kill President Barack Obama and others they saw as “enemies of Israel” using a home-made X-ray weapon.
John Martorano turns on legendary Boston mobster for turning informant for the FBI
The father of a Chechen man who was shot dead during an FBI interview over his possible involvement in the Boston Marathon bombings has accused US authorities of “executing” his son.
With seriously high stakes, it's an extreme arena
Man identified as Ibragim Todashev, who reportedly knew Tamerlan Tsarnaev as both were mixed martial-arts fighters
Miles-long fence and roadside checkpoints among measures to protect world leaders