In suspending their hunt for the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, officials end the most expensive, complex search in aviation history.
John Kerry says it was inappropriate for Donald Trump to call Chancellor Angela Merkel's refugee policy "catastrophic."
The move follows criticism by Donald Trump, but an official notes that an investment of that scale would have been long in the works.
Officials estimate that as many as 900,000 people will be in Washington, D.C., on Friday, with more to come Saturday.
Gene Cernan, who returned to Earth with a message of "peace and hope for all mankind," passes away at 82.
The alleged gunman acted on behalf of Islamic State when he killed 39 people in a nightclub, officials say.
From Beyoncé to Bob Dylan, the event has never been short of A-listers to welcome a new president — until this year.
"We didn't want to seem disrespectful, in any way, shape or form, to Bruce and his music and his band," the band's keyboardist and manager says.
Officials played down any link between the operation and NATO concerns over Norway's Arctic neighbor.
President-elect Trump lashed out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony.
Cubs players filed into the White House for Obama's final ceremony for a championship sports team.
Bernice King encourages Americans to fight for her father's vision "no matter who is in the White House."
Monica Crowley, the foreign policy adviser tapped for a White House job under the president-elect, will relinquish the post, a transition official said.
A dozen lawmakers have said they're skipping the event as a protest of the president-elect's plans for the country.
As vague as Trump's promises were, his message felt hopeful for the people of Erie, Pa.
At least 82 people have been killed in the fighting, the heaviest in the city in a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
The talks in Astana, Kazakhstan, are set in hopes of ending the nearly six-year-old conflict.
President Obama won the Nobel Peace Prize, an award he did not seek and arguably did not deserve, in 2009.
European Union nations reacted with surprise and defiance to comments made by President-elect Donald Trump.
A Turkish cargo plane crashed in a residential area near the main Kyrgyz airport, killing people on the ground and in the plane.
Though he was known as a man of love and peace, Martin Luther King Jr. conveyed his message with increasing urgency.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren has compiled a long and growing list of grievances with the president-elect.
The transfer is part of President Obama's effort to reduce the number of prisoners at Guantanamo Bay.
He'll soon unveil a plan to repeal and replace Obamacare that will leave no one without coverage, he says in an interview.
The failure to fully seal up tunnels dug by drug smugglers is an "open invitation" for cartels to reactivate them, U.S. officials say.
Chinese state media continues pushing back against what it calls Donald Trump's "rookie" challenge to the "one China" policy.
Kern County remains one of the last few Republican strongholds in an increasingly liberal state.
Myron Lewis, a convenience store owner in Elliott County, says his region didn’t enjoy the resurgence other parts of the country did.
Barack Obama is interested to see how the president-elect’s improvisational approach plays out during the course of his term.
A huge throng shows up in freezing temperatures to hear Bernie Sanders urge Americans to resist efforts to repeal Obamacare.
Russia is eagerly counting the days to Donald Trump's inauguration and venting anger at the outgoing administration.
The group is well-represented among the nation's attorneys, but few hold the highest posts, a study finds.
Despite threats from Donald Trump, Iran insists it won't rework the deal it struck with world powers, according to its deputy foreign minister.
Kamiyah Mobley was 8 hours old in 1998 when she was taken from a hospital by a woman posing as a nurse.
For one, the Arlington Memorial Bridge is in such bad shape that it will be closed to all vehicle traffic during Friday's festivities.
Outgoing Director John Brennan says the president-elect doesn't understand the threat Russia poses to the U.S.
The city's major newspaper blares a banner headline denouncing the president-elect’s criticisms of the congressman and his district.
Jeannette Finicum, whose husband led an armed occupation of an Oregon wildlife refuge and later was killed by police, is speaking out.
Justices will consider whether a law barring disparaging trademarks violates free-speech rights.