BALTIMORE -- It started Monday morning with word on social media of a "purge" -- a reference to a movie in which crime is made legal. It was to begin at 3 p.m. at Mondawmin Mall, then venture down Pennsylvania Avenue to ...Read more
ELMWOOD, La. (UPI) -- A video camera was rolling near New Orleans Monday when strong winds blew several shipping containers and train cars off of an elevated bridge.
Nancy Stoltz of the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad ...Read more
SEATTLE -- Director Brett Morgen ("The Kid Stays in the Picture," "Crossfire Hurricane") brought his new documentary, "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck," to Seattle recently.
The HBO film makes use of home movies from Cobain'...Read more
Whatever Cecily Strong was going to say about President Barack Obama at the 2015 White House Correspondents' Association dinner, there was no way it would sting as much as what he inadvertently said about her.
Trying to ...Read more
Think Redbox for jet-setters who prefer to download rather than stream. Say what? It's a new movie-rental option found in several airports in the U.S. and Canada.
Available: iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- For a long time, music lovers have been forced to make a choice: Go to concerts and fully hear the music while probably incurring permanent hearing damage, or wear earplugs that protect their hearing while ...Read more
Have you ever been befuddled by a feature on your iPhone, only to have your 6-year-old show you how it works? A new study helps explain how this happens.
Most children have been using smartphones and digital tablets ...Read more
OCEAN COUNTY, N.J. (UPI) -- A New Jersey judge has ruled that a mother's decision to take her 11-year-old daughter to a Pink concert is not "bad parenting."
The unidentified girl's father claimed that his ex-wife had ...Read more
Science fiction writer David Brin calls it "a tsunami of lights" -- a future where tiny cameras are everywhere, lighting up everything we do, and even predicting what we'll do next.
Unlike George Orwell's novel "1984," ...Read more
Like many of today's moms, Faith Kirkpatrick waited until she was in her 30s before she tried to get pregnant. Then she knew her biological clock was ticking.
"I'm a planner," said Kirkpatrick, 34, of New Rochelle, N.Y. "...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Violence and looting overtook much of West Baltimore on Monday, injuring more than a dozen police officers and leaving buildings and vehicles in flames.
As night fell, looters took to Mondawmin Mall and a ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- In a funeral service that was both personal and political, family, friends and strangers alike said farewell on Monday to Freddie Gray, the Baltimore man whose death from injuries sustained in police custody ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Violence and looting overtook much of West Baltimore on Monday, seriously injuring several police officers and leaving a store and several vehicles in flames.
At least seven police officers were injured in a ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Baltimore braced for a night of violence and police clashes after looting, fires and rock throwing erupted Monday afternoon, hours after the funeral for Freddie Gray, whose spine was severed in police custody....Read more
NEW YORK -- Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul told a group of Jewish community leaders in Brooklyn on Monday he thinks the United States made an error ousting Iraqi President Saddam Hussein in 2003.
While insisting he is not an ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- Seven police officers were injured Monday afternoon in a violent clash with demonstrators near Baltimore's Mondawmin Mall. One was unresponsive and others suffered broken bones, Baltimore police spokesman Eric...Read more
A 7.8 earthquake that hit near Kathmandu, Nepal, on Saturday has killed thousands of people and left the region devastated. Here's the latest on what happened and the situation on the ground:
Q: How many people have died ...Read more
KATHMANDU, Nepal -- As the death toll from Nepal's massive earthquake passed 4,200 Monday, survivors of the disaster in the capital struggled to cope with shortages of electricity, gasoline, water, cash and sanitary ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Loretta Lynch made history Monday as she became the nation's first female African-American attorney general, who now must confront a litany of legal, political and management challenges.
Vice President Joe ...Read more
Jeb Bush's declaration to donors Sunday that his yet-to-be-declared presidential campaign has raised record-breaking amounts of early money belies a question dogging the former Florida governor:
Can big money alone fuel a...Read more