First baby born with 3 biological parents
The child was born using a controversial new technique that combines DNA from three people in the embryo.
09/28/2016 - 03:00 AM
Candidates in rare agreement on gun control
For a brief moment, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton find themselves on the same side of the gun debate.
09/27/2016 - 10:02 PM
The biggest economic myths from the debate
The presidential debate failed to tackle key economic issues head-on, according to Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter.
09/27/2016 - 05:38 PM
Former Israeli leader Shimon Peres dies at 93
The 1994 Nobel Peace Prize winner, who recently suffered a stroke, was the nation's last remaining founding father.
09/28/2016 - 05:49 AM
Amid scandal, Wells Fargo claws back CEO pay
CEO John Stumpf and a former Wells executive will forfeit millions of dollars in bonuses, the bank's board says.
09/27/2016 - 08:39 PM
The cybersecurity debate that didn't happen
Discussing these issues could eat up considerable debate time, but they're of critical importance.
09/27/2016 - 05:27 PM
Defying critics, Obama nominates Cuba ambassador
“We have no illusions,” the White House said of Congress trying to thwart the move.
09/27/2016 - 04:42 PM
Sources: FBI widening cyberattack inquiry
The agency's investigation now includes suspected attempts to hack Democratic Party officials' mobile phones.
09/27/2016 - 06:57 PM
White House critical of Trump's performance
While the president is measured in his criticism, his VP levels a withering attack on the GOP nominee's debate.
09/27/2016 - 03:10 PM
Clinton: Trump bragged about not paying taxes
A day after their first debate, the Democratic nominee slams her GOP opponent for not revealing his tax returns.
09/27/2016 - 03:25 PM
Senate blocks stopgap bill to fund govt.
Most Democrats and a dozen Republicans blocked the bill, in part because they want more money to address the Flint water crisis.
09/27/2016 - 07:25 PM
Debate sets record with 80.9 million viewers
The early figures beat the previous benchmark, set by the Jimmy Carter-Ronald Reagan presidential debate in 1980.
09/27/2016 - 06:59 PM
N.Y. bomb suspect acted alone, FBI believes
Ahmad Khan Rahami has not been linked to an extremist movement, FBI Director James Comey tells Congress.
09/27/2016 - 05:40 PM
The most fascinating House contest of 2016
A tight race for Congress between a well-organized centrist Democratic woman and a controversial Republican.
09/27/2016 - 01:51 PM
The Americas are declared measles-free
The disease, while still a top killer worldwide, has been wiped out in the region after decades of vaccination efforts, health officials proclaim.
09/27/2016 - 03:27 PM
Gridlock made Christie happy, ex-ally says
David Wildstein, who pleaded guilty in the Bridgegate scandal, testified about telling the New Jersey governor of lane closures.
09/27/2016 - 04:18 PM
What’s missing from candidates' jobs vision
Yahoo Finance’s Rick Newman examines how Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton say they’ll boost employment.
09/27/2016 - 08:39 AM
Miss the debate? Watch it right here
Who made the best impression at the first presidential debate? Decide for yourself, then watch Yahoo News analysis.
09/26/2016 - 07:30 PM
Fact check: What Trump and Clinton got wrong
Both candidates denied making statements that they are on the record as saying.
09/27/2016 - 12:21 AM
Houston gunman wore Nazi emblems during shooting
A heavily armed, disgruntled lawyer randomly shot at drivers before police shot and killed him, authorities said.
09/26/2016 - 11:03 AM
Trump-Cuban feud intensifies with debate
The GOP nominee and the Dallas Mavericks owner have traded both glowing praise and withering insults.
09/26/2016 - 01:54 PM
What people are betting on in the debate
For example, one site puts the odds of “a brawl to break out amongst spectators” at 20 to 1.
09/26/2016 - 11:05 AM
Trump’s new discipline to be tested at debate
He has long bragged he can act presidential if he wants to. And at Monday night’s debate, that claim will be challenged.
09/26/2016 - 07:52 AM
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87
Palmer, one of the most famous athletes on the planet and a friend to presidents, kings, and movie stars, died Sunday at the age of 87.
09/25/2016 - 08:42 PM
Evacuations in Iowa as floodwaters rise
Several thousand residents of Cedar Rapids leave their homes as floodwaters rise on the Cedar River.
09/25/2016 - 06:43 PM
Debate over fact-checking presidential candidates
A top official on presidential debates says it's not a good idea for moderators to serve as an Encyclopaedia Britannica.
09/25/2016 - 04:09 PM
Clinton launches early voting drive
The Clinton campaign is launching a church-based voter mobilization drive aimed at Latinos called “Fe en Nuestro Voto."
09/25/2016 - 01:47 PM
Clinton, Trump face challenges at debate
The Democratic nominee has to prove she can be trusted, and her GOP opponent must show depth.
09/24/2016 - 05:07 PM
Police arrest suspect in deadly mall shooting
A man believed to have opened fire with a rifle at a shopping center about 60 miles north of Seattle, killing five people.
09/25/2016 - 02:20 AM
Young girl among 8 hurt in Baltimore shooting
Three gunmen shot and wounded eight people, including a 3-year-old girl on an east Baltimore street, police said.
09/25/2016 - 08:37 AM
Charlotte police release video of fatal shooting
The department provides bodycam and dashboard footage of Keith Scott's shooting.
09/24/2016 - 07:20 PM
Charlotte police to release shooting video
The department will provide bodycam and dashboard footage of Keith Scott's shooting.
09/24/2016 - 10:32 PM
New York Times endorses Hillary Clinton
The Times calls Trump "the worst nominee put forward by a major party in modern American history."
09/24/2016 - 03:04 PM
Why Kaine is worried about Trump
The Democratic vice presidential nominee says he's worried about Trump's 'bromance' with Putin.
09/23/2016 - 05:26 AM
Trump employs unconventional debate prep
Experts think Donald Trump is putting himself at a disadvantage by skipping full-length mock debates.
09/24/2016 - 11:45 AM
Apocalyptic scene as Aleppo is bombarded
The rebel-held Syrian city is reduced to rubble under bombardment from government and Russian forces.
09/24/2016 - 11:13 AM
How N.Y. bombing shows FBI challenges
Although flagged by officials, it's unclear whether Ahmad Khan Rahami should have stayed on the FBI's radar.
09/24/2016 - 12:41 PM
Family mourns Ohio teen shot by police
The friends and family of Tyre King gathered at the First Church of God in Columbus on Saturday.
09/24/2016 - 09:58 AM
For black community, Charlotte is fake Oz
To protesters in downtown Charlotte, N.C., home is a world away from glimmering skyscrapers.
09/24/2016 - 12:00 PM
Insights from Trump's original apprentice
Louise Sunshine's time with Trump, which ended in a messy departure, showed a distinct pattern.
09/24/2016 - 05:00 AM
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