A majority of voters say they are more likely to cast ballots for Democrats if U.S. congressional elections were held today, a poll indicates.
Nearly half of American voters say universal background checks could lead to gun confiscation, but most still support the idea, the results of a poll suggest.
Support for same-sex marriage has increased to 54 percent among American Catholic voters, a Quinnipiac University Polling Institute survey indicates.
A national poll by Quinnipiac University indicated Hillary Clinton would beat three potential Republican candidates in the 2016 presidential election.
Two New Jersey teachers and their former principal pleaded guilty to charges stemming from sexual conduct with students and a failure to report it to police.
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's popularity is higher than that of President Barack Obama, the Quinnipiac University National Poll said.
A 31-year-old New York City woman was charged in the death of an Indian man she allegedly pushed onto subway train tracks, officials said.
U.S. Sen. Scott Brown, R-Mass., has admitted a picture he claimed to have seen of the dead Osama bin Laden was a fake.
U.S. President Barack Obama said he was disappointed by the Pan Am bomber's release in a phone call with British Prime Minister Gordon Brown, a Brown aide said.
Columbia Pictures is fast-tracking a movie based on U.S. author Dan Brown's soon-to-be-published follow-up to "The Da Vinci Code," Variety.com said.
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