Christine H. Fox, who will assume the duties of acting deputy secretary of defense Thursday, reportedly was the inspiration for the Kelly McGillis character in the 1986 blockbuster film starring Tom Cruise.
A Northern California hospital is home to a rare set of identical triplets, who were conceived without the help of fertility drugs.
The jet stream hunkered to the south Wednesday, promising to bring nearly a week of temperatures that could dip to minus 20 or worse in the northern midsection of the country, and forcing much of the rest of the nation to deal with unexpectedly cool temperatures.
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Op-ed claims there are no recorded one-on-one meetings with the HHS Secretary
Modern-day slavery is very much alive right here in our own backyard, according to a new feature-length documentary, "Tricked."
This isn’t the first time that Bashir has had to apologize for his remarks about a woman.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is allowing some staffers to keep their health insurance instead of making them buy it through an ObamaCare exchange, although he was one of the strongest Capitol Hill supporters for the 2010 law.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced Wednesday that he's cutting his Pentagon staff by 20 percent in an effort to save at least $1 billion over five years, as part of broader across-the-board cutbacks at the Defense Department.
Documents provided to the Post by NSA leaker Edward Snowden detail how this database is able to track people worldwide and map out their relationships with others.
In the initial few days after the sudden death of Paul Walker, who was killed in a fiery car crash along with close pal Roger Rodas in Southern California on Saturday, plans were being made to determine how “Fast and Furious 7” could and would resume production once the cast and crew had time to mourn.
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Martin Bashir has resigned from MSNBC, nearly three weeks after delivering a scathing personal attack on Sarah Palin that brought him widespread condemnation.
Stolen radioactive material that was reported missing in Mexico early Wednesday has been recovered and there's no risk to the surrounding population, a Mexican official told The Associated Press.
One thing was for sure when foreigners stayed at a prestigious Prague hotel during the Cold War era — their telephone conversations were carefully monitored by secret police in a hidden underground bunker some 20 meters (66 feet) under the building.
U.S. immigration officials are considering a proposal from Chinese investors to create a multibillion-dollar development in New York’s Catskills called "China City" -- raising concerns among critics about the potential cost to U.S. taxpayers and, according to one analyst, the possibility it could be a "stalking horse" for the Beijing government.
An autopsy shows "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was killed in a car crash by the combined effects of the impact and subsequent fire.
Gadot is an Israel-born actress and former model who competed in the 2004 Miss Universe pageant. She has starred in several of the "Fast & Furious" films, including "Fast & Furious 6," released earlier this year.
Just two months after the last partial government shutdown ended, lawmakers are once again struggling to meet the deadline for funding the government.
Recordings released Wednesday of 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting show town dispatchers urged panicked callers to take cover, mobilized help and asked about the welfare of the children as the boom of gunfire could be heard at times in the background.