Walgreens on Wednesday became the latest company to pull its ads from TLC's "19 Kids and Counting" following controversy over one of its stars, Josh Duggar.
TLC said last week that it was yanking repeats of the reality ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Former rap mogul Marion "Suge" Knight refused to exit his jail cell for a scheduled court hearing Wednesday, claiming he was sick, court officials said.
Knight was a no-show for the downtown Los Angeles ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- U2's longtime tour manager was found dead early Wednesday in a West Hollywood hotel room just hours after the band opened its five-night stand at the Forum.
Dennis Sheehan, 68, was found dead in his room at...Read more
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (UPI) -- A Delta flight diverted en route to Atlanta had pizza delivered to the passengers via a baggage cart on the tarmac in Knoxville, Tenn.
The Delta flight from Philadelphia to Atlanta was diverted ...Read more
ORANGE, Calif. (UPI) -- A man riding in a car on a stretch of U.S. interstate captured footage of a goggle-wearing dog strapped to the back of a motorcyclist traveling 70 mph.
Shawn White, who posted the video to YouTube,...Read more
REDMOND, Wash. -- In Microsoft's expensive, decadelong battle against Google's search engine, no detail is too small.
Derrick Connell, a Microsoft vice president in charge of the engineering side of the 4,000-person team ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- As more conflicts shift from land to cyberspace, the nation's defense agencies are relying less on missiles and tanks and more on Silicon Valley technology entrepreneurs and startups to secure the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A Chicago man whose video of himself smoking marijuana with his pet chameleon went viral and led to a misdemeanor animal cruelty charge was acquitted Wednesday by a Cook County judge who found his behavior ...Read more
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A story of a first-generation American and the travails of striving to achieve that American dream through Wall Street; it’s a blend of novel, autobiography, philosophical reflection, and social critique. When up-and-coming Wall Streeter Spiro loses his job in a corporate downsizing, he ...
CHICAGO -- U.S. Sen. Rand Paul brought his presidential campaign to Chicago on Wednesday, appealing to African-Americans on the South Side and entrepreneurs downtown.
On a stage set up on a blacktop parking lot in front ...Read more
It's a whodunit that dates back 430,000 years.
After painstakingly piecing together the fractured skull of a pre-Neanderthal hominid, archaeologists say they have discovered the earliest known evidence of a human ancestor...Read more
VATICAN CITY -- Last week's referendum legalizing gay marriage in Ireland "is not only a defeat for Christian principles, but also a bit of a defeat for humanity," according to a top Vatican official.
Secretary of State ...Read more
HOUSTON -- Parts of Texas already deluged by torrential rains awoke to more rainfall Wednesday, snarling traffic and prompting flood warnings in Dallas and Houston as the death toll in the state and Oklahoma rose to 17.
SANAA, Yemen -- Thunderous airstrikes hit Yemen's capital, a Red Sea naval port and a border province Wednesday, killing at least 75 people and injuring more than 100 others, officials and residents said. It was believed ...Read more
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- The Penn State fraternity under investigation by State College police over reports that the fraternity posted photos of nude, unconscious women to its Facebook page will not be recognized on the ...Read more
Depending on the species, a starfish can live up to 35 years. That means Patrick, the overweight, slightly dimwitted pink starfish who is best buddies with SpongeBob SquarePants looks to have years of entertaining ahead of...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas moved closer to allowing concealed handguns in classrooms and other areas on public and private college campuses late Tuesday night, as House members gave tentative approval just minutes before the ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Joining other weather teams, government forecasters on Wednesday called for a slower-than-normal hurricane season, adding fuel to the debate over whether the 20-year era of tropical intensity is ...Read more
CANNES, France -- Hou Hsiao-Hsien, the Taiwanese auteur who won the director's prize at the Cannes Film Festival, was widely praised for his elliptical storytelling in his new film "The Assassin." The movie examines a ...Read more
SANTA PAULA, Calif. -- It is late in the afternoon, that time when the light begins to soften and the orange groves seem to shiver in the breeze. More than six dozen people have piled into a century-old farmhouse in the ...Read more
SANIBEL, Fla. (UPI) -- A Florida man landed an 83-inch-long goliath grouper experts said could be "the largest bottom fish ever [caught] from a kayak."
Jon Black of the Crazy Lure Tackle shop in Cape Coral was fishing ...Read more