Facebook users in the U.S. will soon be able to see which of their friends are in close proximity using a new feature the company is launching on Thursday.
An immediate evacuation order was not issued for the ferry that sank off South Korea's southern coast, likely with scores of people trapped inside, because officers on the bridge were trying to stabilize the vessel after it started to list amid confusion and chaos.
The turmoil in Ukraine dominated the European landscape Thursday, as three protesters were killed in a clash in southern Ukraine, high-level talks were held in Geneva and Vladimir Putin weighed in on his neighbor's future for hours from Moscow.
A 1½ -year-old girl is in serious condition after falling out of a third-floor apartment window, emergency officials said.
A 9-month-old boxer pup named Duncan barreled down a beach in Oregon, running full tilt on soft sand into YouTube history and showing more than 4 million viewers that he can revel in a good romp despite lacking back legs.
New Kids on the Block star Donnie Wahlberg has convinced his girlfriend, Jenny McCarthy, to relax her rules on marriage after asking her to be his wife.
Deputies busted a large party planned in rural Marion County on Friday night after following #ProjectNat, which was trending on Twitter
A ferry carrying 462 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast on Wednesday, leaving 290 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by dozens of ships and helicopters.
A 40-foot grey whale began washing up on the beach at Seaside, leaving a big mess for cleanup crews and a powerful odor for everybody in the general vicinity on Tuesday.
On Tuesday, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service says a U.S. District judge sentenced the Boise-based aquarium to pay the fine, face three years of probation, face annual audits and contribute $50,000 to the National Fish & Wildlife Foundation.
Kansas prosecutors filed state-level murder charges Tuesday against the white supremacist accused in shootings that left three people dead at two Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City.
The anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings started with a solemn wreath-laying ceremony Tuesday morning at the site of the twin explosions, the first tribute in a day dedicated to honoring the three people who died and the more than 260 people who were injured.
London is getting a new fashion extravaganza - the Victoria's Secret Show, which will take place for the first time in the British capital this year.
A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said.
The Adams County Record reports that the crash happened Tuesday afternoon and involved three vehicles on Highway 95 near the Washington/Adams county line.
Chief Deputy Dale Rogers says they decided to charge David Persons, 31, of Boise, after they determined that he was driving under the influence and without privileges at the time of the crash.
Thousands of Nicaraguans woke up in the streets Monday after a sleepless night rocked by two strong earthquakes, part of a string of tremors that have kept the Central American country on edge since late last week.
Authorities say a Utah woman accused of killing six babies that she gave birth to over 10 years told investigators that she either strangled or suffocated the children and then put them inside boxes in her garage.
Hundreds of sheep cross Highway 55 Monday morning as a local rancher moved the animals into the Boise Foothills.
Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night's show cemented that change as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the madcap ceremony.
For the second time in its history, Color Me Rad fun run returned to Valley River Center to provide community members quality – and colorful -- entertainment.