A new fad diet has the attention of holiday overeaters to keep the pounds at bay. But is it the best option to manage your weight during this season of parties and treats?
The first two Wal-Mart stores in the nation's capital opened Wednesday.
Pieces that belonged to Egypt's ancient celebrities like Cleopatra now victims of turmoil
Six chimpanzees previously cared for by a Virginia couple have debuted at their new home -- the Houston Zoo.
The Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History has received a $1 million grant to launch a long-term initiative to digitize and preserve recordings of endangered languages.
Most pets and their people communicate, but some are getting more out of it than others
AP PHOTOS: Golden pieces of Egypt's pharaonic history unseen as turmoil drives away tourists
Actor and comedian Will Ferrell made a stop at the Newseum Tuesday night to visit a new exhibit that honors Ferrell's comedy classic "Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy."
Several towns in the region ranked high on a list of America's best college towns -- not only because of the amount of students who call the towns home, but also for their charm, diversity and attractions.
Government taps Indianapolis airport for 1st enrollment site for Precheck expedited screening
Andrew Jackson's Hermitage open for evening holiday tours
2 skydivers killed after colliding during jump at southern Arizona facility
A popular web app lets users find Facebook posts they've made that some might find offensive, with the option of deleting - or repeating - the edgy comments.
Free Christmas trees to be made available to military members at Va. Beach base
Shoppers hit the web on Cyber Monday for biggest online shopping day on record
Still finding his step: Fatherhood inspired 1 of Paul Walker's final film roles
Oops, she did it again: Britney Spears fails on new album, 'Britney Jean'
Stocks slide on worries about consumer spending; market could post 1st weekly fall since Oct.
J.C. Penney says key sales measure up 10.1 pct in November as holiday shopping season begins