The United States is releasing three Cuban agents who have been held in the United States for 16 years on controversial grounds as part of the agreement in the release of Alan Gross, a 65-year old government contractor who left Cuba this morning after five years in prison.
Police continued their search tonight for a suspect in the shooting of a Texas meteorologist outside a TV station in Waco, Texas.
Those who hacked Sony Pictures Entertainment - releasing a trove of emails and stealing personal data from company executives - were directed to do so by North Korean officials, a senior administration official told ABC News today.
Gena Godinez is one of a handful of people picked to dance in next year's Waltzing for Wishes.
A Tennessee couple didn't know what they were getting into when they decorated their first Christmas tree shortly after their marriage 53 years ago.
Nailah Winkfield said she will never forget giving her teenage daughter permission to die as she lay motionless and on a ventilator.
Hannah Overton, who has spent seven years in a Texas prison for the murder of a young foster child she says she didn't commit, has finally won her freedom and will be spending this Christmas with her family.
At least one student survived today's tragic Taliban attack at a Pakistan school by playing dead, the BBC reported.
Australia Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced a joint review to identify lessons following a deadly siege inside a Sydney cafe.
It's played host to royalty, presidential family Christmases, and first lady summits. At one time it served as FDR's personal study.