Obama’s Saturday book buys were in support of an initiative he started in 2010 called Small Business Saturday to encourage people to buy from small businesses.
North Korea confirmed on Saturday that an American retiree and Korean War veteran has been detained for 'hostile acts' against the communist country and released a written apology for his alleged crimes.
US shoppers scrambled for bargains as 'Black Friday' launched the retail sector's holiday season on Friday and triggered sporadic outbreaks of violence across the country.
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is unlikely to face charges in the US for publishing top secret documents.
With the euphoria over the interim Iran deal settling down, western leaders and allies are confronting challenges that lay on the path to a comprehensive solution six months from now.
The US Geological Survey measured the temblor,at 5.8 degrees and located its epicenter at about 160 kms south of the capital, at a depth of 87 kms.
A wildfire that began along a popular hiking trail forced 1,000 people to evacuate their homes in the hills northeast of Los Angeles.
The US Geological Survey says the 4.4-magnitude quake is centered 12 miles (19 kilometers) from the resort town of Lake Isabella.
Hillary Clinton has weighed in on Barack Obama's latest bid to end a row over his former pastor, branding Reverend Jeremiah Wright's comments "outrageous" and "offensive."
Democrats Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama are battling for the support of a town dominated by the home of the 82nd Airborne Division.
Russia and the United States will sign a long awaited civilian nuclear cooperation pact today, which is the last full day of Vladimir Putin's presidency.
Hillary Clinton vows to fight on after loaning her campaign $6.4 million, soon after Barack Obama's big win in North Carolina.
The mishap took place in West Springfield on Saturday afternoon when they were travelling to visit Niagara Falls, says police.
Sujith Venkatramolla has been languishing in the Phelps County jail for over 14 months for waiving a bag and shouting that he had a bomb and anthrax.
Wildfires on Florida's central Atlantic coast, drive hundreds of residents from their homes as firefighters work to contain the blazes and protect property.