CHICAGO -- For the fifth time this year, a bicyclist on Monday was struck and killed by a large commercial vehicle in Chicago.
The fatal collision comes a week after Bicycling magazine rated the city the best for biking ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump got it wrong during Monday night's presidential debate when he credited stop-and-frisk police tactics for New York's two-decade trend of lower crime, and asserted ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kae Roberts and Jay Eardly were leaning toward Hillary Clinton before Monday night's debate.
By the end, they had both pulled away.
John Kokos and Hank Federal were undecided going in, potential ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Members of the Congressional Black Caucus on Tuesday slammed Donald Trump for his debate performance, particularly his views on criminal justice and for continuing to peddle untruths about President Barack ...Read more
Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said he wouldn't debate a second time if he were Donald Trump unless there is a significant change.
"If I were Donald Trump I wouldn't participate in another debate unless I was ...Read more
Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton: "Well, I hope the fact checkers are turning up the volume and really working hard. Donald supported the invasion of Iraq."
Republican nominee Donald Trump: "Wrong."
Clinton: ...Read more
The Railroad ManJohn V. Pasquariello
Mike Vincente’s life hit rock bottom after being unjustly drummed out from the New Jersey State Police. Now a railroad cop, he thinks he’s nothing more than a boxcar babysitter. But while he’s on a routine call to roust yet another trespasser from the yard, Laura ...
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- Donald Trump left the protective bubble of his partisans on Monday and learned a well-established truth about campaigns: The rhetoric that draws rapturous applause at rallies doesn't play as well in the ...Read more
Over its short life, virtual-reality entertainment has often been spun out of traditional Hollywood productions, whether an episodic piece based on "The Martian" or a more participatory experience derived from "...Read more
HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. -- The sprawling and brawling 2016 presidential contest narrowed to a rare moment of focus and clarity Monday night as Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump shared a stage for the first time to say how, with ...Read more
CARTAGENA, Colombia -- Once a regional outcast synonymous with bloodshed and bombs, Colombia on Monday signed a historic peace deal that puts it closer than ever to ending a half-century conflict that has claimed hundreds ...Read more
CHARLESTON, S.C. -- The first of some 3,000 potential jurors in the Dylan Roof death penalty trial began reporting Monday to the U.S. District courthouse in downtown Charleston.
Jurors were summoned, some 80 at a time, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- One of the most violent nations in the world credited the United States with helping improve security and cut homicides by 50 percent this year.
The president of El Salvador, Salvador Sanchez Ceren, shared ...Read more
ELIZABETH, N.J. -- Ahmad Rahami's troubles with his family and his identity may have begun when he met a girl named Maria.
The 28-year-old suspect in a string of bombings grew up in a perfect corner of the American ...Read more
Matt LeBlanc plans to be back in the driver's seat on "Top Gear" when the long-running British car series returns in 2017.
BBC Two announced news of LeBlanc's return Monday morning, saying that the actor had been signed ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Chicago Teachers Union members have approved a strike, the union said days before its leaders could set an actual walkout date.
The CTU did not disclose the total number of signatures collected after it spent ...Read more
Elon Musk said SpaceX successfully tested its Raptor rocket engine that might one day be used to transport people to Mars.
SpaceX "achieved first firing of the Raptor interplanetary transport engine," Musk said Sunday ...Read more
Back in 1982, Van Morrison recorded a song titled "Cleaning Windows." It celebrated a blue-collar worker, the sort he has often identified with in his career as a musician.
Morrison, over the course of a 50-plus-year ...Read more