The Justice Dept. says about 40,000 prisoners may eventually be eligible for release as part of a new program aimed at reducing prison populations.
Other reason behind surprising move
The president touted the historic 12-nation Pacific Rim trade agreement on Tuesday, urging farmers to 'push Congress hard' to approve it.
Reason lawmakers are skeptical
Residents saw the first sunny day in nearly two weeks on Tuesday as they began cleanup efforts, but officials warned new evacuations may come.
Areas with biggest threat of danger
The engine of the 41-year-old El Faro, which set out on its doomed voyage into the path of Hurricane Joaquin last week, needed to be retrofitted.
NTSB investigation launched
Gov. Jerry Brown signed a bill on Tuesday aimed at closing the pay gap between men and women. Advocates say it's one of the nation's 'strongest.'
How it will impact the workplace
The pop power couple just put down new roots in Los Angeles and are reportedly renting a $45 million Holmby Hills palace.
Famous previous owner of the home
With workdays becoming longer, it's likely you're still toiling away long after you've left the office. But these tricks can keep your worlds separate.
Culprit that's cutting into your day
Kris, Kourtney, Kim, Khloe, Kendall and Kylie are all fully clothed, but the cover is still causing a stir.
3 words that created backlash
Eyewitness accounts are starting to surface of the scene where Kiersten Cerveny was found Sunday morning in the doorway of a NYC apartment.
Police reveal likely cause of death
A coroner has confirmed that following the death of Cathriona White, who died last week in Calif., an unexpected next of kin was called.
Relative expected to pick up body
The film 'Awake' has scared so many people that the AANA had to address it, but the truth is, waking up during the procedure is not impossible.
7 little-known facts about anesthesia
Experts say a rhythmic, repetitive cry could mean your baby's tired. An intense cry accompanied by fidgeting could suggest colic. That's just two.
Crying style that suggests pain
Caleb Logan Bratayley's mom Katie said her son died Thursday of 'natural causes' -- and now, she's sharing what new findings have confirmed.
How 'seemingly healthy boy' died
The legendary astronaut shared his plans for the future of space travel with AOL.com, including his thoughts on how 'to make Earth a better place.'
Planet he thinks we should colonize
Gerod Roth shared a post featuring his co-worker's son, and his friend's comments caused a huge uproar. Now, Gerod's fighting back.
Cruel comments cost him his job
MaKayla Dyer was playing with her puppies on Saturday night in Tennessee when a neighborhood boy, 11, asked to see them and was denied.
Horrific way he took out his anger
While promoting her new film 'Suffragette,' Meryl Streep wore a shirt that has the public up in arms because of a single word printed on it.
5-letter word has people fuming
Anyone who gets their hair colored knows that outgrowth is inevitable, but we don't always have time to get back to the salon for a touchup.
Make dark roots disappear with this
The working world can be a difficult place to navigate, especially when politics and promotions come into play -- but it's important to learn how.
First hurdle you need to cross
Katie's 10-month-old son got a little excited while they were eating at Texas Roadhouse -- but others at the restaurant were not amused.
Rude letter left at her table
In 'Beyond the Horizon,' Deepak Chopra chats with Jared Leto about the 'grisly' fate of humanity and who he sees as the 'conscience of society.'
Only people tyrants and despots fear
When wounded Army veteran Justin married his long-time love Carol last Saturday, he knew exactly who he wanted by his side on the big day.
Loyal pal stealing everyone's hearts
The dancer had her famous husband and daughter by her side as she announced she's expecting Monday -- but she won't be leaving the show.
Who is currently 4 months pregnant
Yoko Ono was among the crowds who flocked to New York's Central Park to honor the memory of John Lennon, who would have turned 75 this year.
Incredible gesture she planned
You don't have to be a celebrity mom to totally relate. Here's what caused their 'sweet' scuffle.
Hope Kim's ready for Halloween
The wife of American Airlines Captain Michael Johnston confirmed that the 57-year-old veteran pilot died Monday morning on a Boston-bound flight.
Big milestone approaching for couple
Researchers at the University of Westminster set out to find which countries had the toughest parents -- and the results a pretty surprising.
How it's linked to education
Antonio was involved in an accident 20 years ago that left him with severe burns -- and when he walked into a Del Taco restaurant, he was insulted.
Cruel remark that left him in tears
The agency slammed a startup with the largest civil penalty ever for a business of its kind after the company flew the devices without permission.
Huge amount illegal act will cost
As we know, smiling is contagious -- but when a dog smiles? Good luck not cracking a grin.
Birthday pooch is too good
The rush-hour crash happened on Interstate 20 near Leeds, Alabama, Tuesday -- and Deputy Ric made waves with his kind act on the scene.
Rest of photo reveals simple gesture
The famous lawyer caused a frenzy when she stepped out with her husband George Clooney in London.
Stunning accessory stole the show
The stunning supermodel cozied up to singer John Mellencamp during a recent trip to the Big Apple.
Lovebirds pack on the PDA
On Monday night's episode, emotions ran high as contestants were asked to pick a song related to their most memorable year.
Moment had entire ballroom in tears
The U.S. Energy Department's annual prediction came out on Tuesday and provided some reassurance for people fearing a repeat of last winter.
Reason you may save money this year
The fact that Daisy is at the helm is one thing, but the part we suspect is making this video go viral is how in control she seems to be.
Watch: Steering is really very smooth
Police warned residents to stay away from the Community College of Philadelphia campus Tuesday after a student was held at gunpoint.
Threatening note posted online
Before Beau Biden passed away in May, he allegedly divulged his final request from his deathbed -- and reportedly his father leaked it.
Longtime Clinton adversary he told
The 50-year-old supermodel recently fell victim to a Photoshop prank -- but she proved she's still got it in an itty bitty suit on a trip with her hubby.
Photo bound to make you envious
"I quit automatically."
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