MINNEAPOLIS -- Margaret Paddock, who runs the Twin Cities private client wealth management business for U.S. Bank, learned early about financial management. Born in Poland, she moved to the Chicago area as an infant. ...Read more
MENLO PARK, Calif. -- Hidden behind drab doors in a valley that celebrates all that is new, bright and beautiful is a scientific treasure: proof of what the Earth is made of, how it became what it is -- and where it might ...Read more
Ohio Gov. John Kasich plans to announce his bid for the Republican presidential nomination on July 21 at the Ohio State University student union in Columbus.
The news, first reported by Politico, was confirmed by a source...Read more
Even now, at the remove of mere days, the historic nature of last week's events in Washington is clear. Yet to be decided is what role they will play in shaping the legacy of one of the most powerful men in Washington.
CHICAGO -- Businessman Donald Trump brought his nascent bid for the Republican presidential nomination to Chicago Monday, warning that crime in Chicago is "out of control" and hurting the city's image worldwide.
His ...Read more
On June 30, the world will receive a gift of time: a single, extra second known as a "leap second."
At that moment, the official atomic clocks that keep Universal Coordinated Time will mark the time as 23h 59m 59s, ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- SpaceX officials say they will be holding daily meetings with NASA and the Air Force in hopes of quickly determining what caused an unmanned rocket carrying cargo for the International Space Station to ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A bill that would require mandatory vaccinations for nearly all children enrolled in schools is on its way to California Gov. Jerry Brown's desk after clearing its last legislative hurdle Monday ...Read more
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A military espionage thriller about a student pilot whose life begins to spin out of control and soon finds himself engaged in a life or death struggle to prevent WWII. From the skies over Oklahoma, to the streets of Moscow, to the steps of the Alamo, SURLY BONDS will keep you guessing until...
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court by a 5-4 vote blocked the state of Texas, at least for now, from enforcing a strict new abortion law that was likely to close most of the state's remaining abortion clinics.
The measure ...Read more
NBCUniversal delivered a message to Donald Trump over his recent remarks regarding immigrants: "You're fired."
In a statement issued Monday, the company said it is severing ties with the mogul who is pursuing the 2016 ...Read more
Stock markets in Europe and Asia fell sharply, and U.S. shares dropped less dramatically, as investors fled to safer investments after the Greek government closed banks Monday and the crisis over the country's membership ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has blocked Obama administration rules designed to sharply limit the hazardous air pollutants that spew from the nation's power plants.
The justices by a 5-4 vote agreed with the coal ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In an apparent setback for advocates fighting to end family detention, a federal court has lifted a ban that blocked the government from detaining mothers and children as a means to discourage future ...Read more
HOUSTON -- The Texas attorney general told local county clerks and other officials that if they refuse to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples or perform weddings because they conflict with their religious beliefs ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Jen Dunlap took a lot of ribbing from her friends in Michigan when she decided to move to North Tampa, Fla., with her husband and six children.
Friends said, "It's so hot!" But the Dunlaps were tired of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court on Monday settled the electoral landscape in Arizona and California, upholding the use of voter-established independent panels to draw legislative district lines.
In a politically charged ...Read more
MONO LAKE, Calif. -- As this drought-stricken body of salt water recedes, the repercussions mount: Its exposed alkaline flats are giving rise to dust storms. A haven for endangered migrating birds has become more ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has cleared the way for Oklahoma and other death-penalty states to execute convicted murderers with a lethal injection that relies on a substitute sedative.
The 5-4 decision rejected claims...Read more
No matter if you feel love, hate or indifference toward them, the Grateful Dead mattered. They were indisputably one of the most important and influential bands in rock history, in part because they defied convention at ...Read more
The world has come a long way since 1993, when the New Yorker published Peter Steiner's cartoon of two canines above the caption: "On the Internet, nobody knows you're a dog," making us laugh at the absurd notion of ...Read more
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