LOS ANGELES -- Actress Lindsay Lohan completed more than 100 hours of community service and is off probation in connection with a reckless driving conviction two years ago.
Just weeks ago the judge said Lohan had ...Read more
GRAND ISLE, Maine (UPI) -- A Maine student shooting video during of a rainstorm captured the moment a lightning bolt struck the church steeple he was facing.
Carl Bouley, 16, a student at Madawaska High School, was ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- In the month after Alexander Dominguez joined Maygon Thompson's third-grade class at Charles Carroll Barrister Elementary School, he breezed through worksheets and quickly rose to be among the most studious ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Bette Midler knows what's expected of her onstage in 2015.
"I have to sing well, and I have to have a great band," she said recently. "But my audience, they've known me at this point for 50 years. Whether I...Read more
SEATTLE -- An 8-year-old Spanaway, Wash., girl has been hospitalized since December with a failing heart, waiting for a second transplant that could save her life.
Doctors at Seattle Children's say Aiyana Lucas is ...Read more
My mom has Alzheimer's and lives in an assisted living facility. I have siblings that never go to see her, and they claim she doesn't recognize them or wouldn't remember that they were there. Are those ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--The son of the creator of "Barney & Friends" pleaded no contest Thursday to shooting his neighbor in the chest after accusing him of trespassing.
Patrick Kearns Leach is charged with one count each of assault...Read more
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts may be considering charging more for high-demand days during summer, the Christmas holiday and spring break, and less for off-peak days, a survey the company sent to park visitors suggests.
As I See It: A Young Woman's Strange Obsession ConfessionM. W. Potts
The drama of loving the one man you can never have fills the pages of 'As I See It', as Laila McNaire rides the emotional rollercoaster. Her struggle is to hold on to the thin line of sanity before her twenty year marriage is destroyed. Follow Laila through 'As I See It', but hold your breath...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A presidential visit is like a hurricane.
There's a quiet, and then madness and confusion and closed roads and flashing lights and people running around, and then everything is quiet again.
GHAZNI, Afghanistan -- Temour Ebrahim had little reason to be nervous when U.S. soldiers summoned him to their base in this edgy highway town 80 miles south of Kabul, the Afghan capital.
For the better part of a decade, ...Read more
MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- Along Hugo Chavez Boulevard in what might pass for downtown Managua, there stands a curious mini-forest of gigantic fake trees. They are saffron in color, each a mass of abstract curlicues, and at ...Read more
WIMBERLY, Texas (UPI) -- A Texas family whose home was caught in the Blanco River flood recorded the moment their home became "a gigantic washing machine."
Sarah Perez of Wimberly posted a video to YouTube showing the ...Read more
NEW DELHI -- The death toll from a searing heatwave sweeping large swathes of India crossed 1,400 Thursday with officials saying there was no immediate end in sight.
A total of 1,020 deaths were reported from the southern...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Not long ago when he fancied himself a future professional sports star, Kelvin Duley imagined a reception like this.
People he didn't know waved from porches as he passed. Cheering elementary students ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- For decades, the sprawling six-acre Metropolis parcel in downtown Los Angeles sat barren as successive real estate busts derailed the promise of a $1 billion "city within a city."
Now, in an eye-rubbing ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- It's a technology with the potential to ease California's colossal thirst and insulate millions from the parched whims of Mother Nature, experts say.
But there's just one problem -- the "yuck factor."
As a...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- The conundrum for Superfit Inc. of Philadelphia is as complicated as love itself: The family-owned company has created a product it wants ring-wearers worldwide to know about, yet it's designed to go ...Read more
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Soft music plays in the lobby as guests check in at the front desk. Chandeliers dangle from the ceilings of suites, where visitors lounge on memory-foam beds and watch cable on flat-screen TVs. ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Motorcycle lane-splitting -- the rush-hour time saver for bikers that enrages many drivers -- may be poised for legalization.
California would be the first state to sanction the traffic-evading tactic, ...Read more
LAKE CITY, Minn. -- Paul Freid will soon take delivery of about 40 turkey chicks at his small farm here, about 60 miles southeast of Minneapolis, where hogs and chickens already roam.
Freid is "a little nervous" about ...Read more