There were poignant eulogies, veterans in uniform, pilots who flew the missing man formation, gospel singers and bagpipes graveside at the funeral of a World War II flying ace. But nothing topped a simple and spontaneous act by a little boy who knew of Jerry O’Keefe but never met him.
Robocalls are the No. 1 consumer complaint received by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Many of the calls are tied to criminal activity as they attempt to extract personal information to steal identities and money.
A man was reportedly told he couldn’t pray on certain parts of Clemson University’s campus because he was not in a “designated free speech area” and inviting students to pray with him was solicitation.
Education officials fear a judge's decision ordering a suburban Philadelphia school district to revoke its tax hike could lead to lawsuits around Pennsylvania challenging other school districts' tax increases.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew is criticizing a European ruling that Apple owes more than $14.5 billion in back taxes. He says the decision may spur Congress to finally address the stalled effort to reform America's corporate tax structure.
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon began a visit to Sri Lanka on Wednesday during which he is expected to discuss post-civil war reconciliation and human rights accountability with the country's leaders.
The number of savanna elephants in Africa is rapidly declining and the animals are in danger of being wiped out as international and domestic ivory trades drive poaching across the continent, according to a study released Wednesday.
The first commercial flight between the United States and Cuba in more than a half century landed in the central city of Santa Clara on Wednesday morning, re-establishing regular air service severed at the height of the Cold War.
The Durham Rescue Mission in North Carolina hosted its annual back-to-school event, giving away more than 5,000 backpacks with school supplies for needy children, along with hot dogs, groceries, clothes, and a variety of toys. (Chuck Liddy/News Observer)
Backpack giveaway in N.C.
Dallas mourns fallen officers a day after shooting