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BART opens new train line to Oakland airport

San Francisco's BART commuter rail system opened up a direct train line to Oakland International Airport on Saturday, completing a direct connection that some have been waiting for nearly 50 years.

The trains started running on time at 6 a.m. ...

Aleppo could soon be under siege by Syrian troops

Syrian troops are on the brink of surrounding the rebel-held portion of Aleppo, a major setback for the opposition, which has increasingly found itself on the defensive and losing territory in the war.

The outgunned antigovernment fighters are ...

No decision from Ferguson grand jury this weekend

CLAYTON, Mo.--There will be no announcement this weekend from the St. Louis County grand jury hearing the Michael Brown shooting case, sources have told the Post-Dispatch.

An announcement was widely expected this weekend but the grand jury is ...