The Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the resort town of Gatlinburg are reopening to the public Friday following wildfires that caused 14 deaths and damaged about 2,500 buildings
Former Mets and Red Sox skipper and current Sacred Heart University athletic director Bobby Valentine is on the short list of candidates for United States ambassador to Japan, WEEI in Boston reports.
American hero-astronaut John Glenn will lie in state in Ohio's capitol building preceding a celebration of his life of military and government service and history-making voyages into space
The Trump transition team is asking Energy Department employees detailed questions about the agency's operations and personnel, including a list of employees and contractors who attended international meetings on climate change over the past five years
Smallpox has, without question, brought great devastation, but a recent study of a 17th century Lithuanian mummy carrying the disease causing virus may rewrite the history of how long its reign of terror ensued.
The government is proposing that airlines be allowed to permit their passengers to make phone calls during flights using Wi-Fi despite complaints from flight attendants and others that the calls could be disruptive
Medical experts say the pilot of a hot-air balloon that crashed in Texas, killing him and 15 others, had medical ailments and was prescribed numerous prescription drugs that should have prevented him from flying
A Pennsylvania school district superintendent says a student has a right to wear a sweatshirt depicting a Confederate flag even though it upsets a black student and her father