WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama vetoed legislation Friday that could allow Americans to sue Saudi Arabia over whether it supported some of the Sept. 11 hijackers, potentially triggering the first veto override of his ...Read more
Sen. Ted Cruz announced Friday that he is backing GOP nominee Donald Trump for the presidency, setting aside their bitter rivalry because, he said, Hillary Clinton must be defeated.
"Our country is in crisis. Hillary ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A Palm Beach County zookeeper screamed into her handheld radio just before a tiger mauled her to death, according to a newly released autopsy report.
The document gives new details on the death of...Read more
With the first of three presidential debates around the corner, Hillary Clinton's campaign is urging moderators to quickly correct any lies from Donald Trump.
"This is the role of the moderator ... to call out those lies,...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The family of the man shot by Charlotte police released a harrowing cellphone video of the fatal police encounter Friday, one taken by the victim's wife in the moments leading up his death.
The ...Read more
Terry Jones, the 74-year-old star of the English comedy troupe Monty Python, has been diagnosed with a severe form of dementia.
The diagnosis was made public as the British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Many regular daytime activities resumed in uptown Charlotte Friday after a citywide curfew ended at 6 a.m. following unrest after Tuesday's fatal police shooting of a black man.
After two nights of ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--Burmese pythons appear to be slithering into new territory, extending their range and putting more of South Florida's wildlife at risk of becoming lunch.
Python hatchlings were discovered for the ...Read more
Hearing ThoughtsAnthony Diffley
Daniel Burke is a young New York City Assistant DA currently prosecuting a man for the murder of his wife. Even though her body was never found, there is enough circumstantial evidence to bring him to trial. Danny has his own doubts about whether or not this man is guilty of the crime but he ...
Black residents of Charlotte, N.C., say they'd sensed that a reckoning was coming.
Even those who benefited from development projects that brought pristine streets and trendy restaurants to the Queen City in recent years ...Read more
PITTSBURGH -- "You are going to like Donald Trump," presidential candidate Donald Trump promised hundreds of natural-gas executives at the Insight Shale conference in Pittsburgh on Thursday.
That proved true enough inside...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Yosemite National Park suffers from a "toxic" leadership environment that has prompted numerous employee complaints and raises questions about Superintendent Don Neubacher's future, a congressional hearing ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The National Museum of African American History and Culture doesn't just pay tribute to Muhammad Ali's achievements in the boxing ring.
The museum's Ali exhibit, set to open to the public Saturday, also ...Read more
As flames leaped high in the battered northern Syrian city of Aleppo, hopes faded anew Thursday for any revival of Syria's broken cease-fire.
In a week meant to showcase the diplomatic drive to shore up the truce, rush ...Read more
I had a college friend until age 35, when he started dating and then married a girl who was not just entirely uninterested in me and my then-girlfriend (now my spouse), but downright rude to us. We ...Read more
"The Exorcist" is the Fox network's second series this season to be based on a 20th century film franchise. ("Legal Weapon" debuted Wednesday). It also doubles the number of current Fox shows with a demonic foundation, ...Read more
Oh, Syfy, you crazy outlier of a network.
Just when it would seem to any reasonable group of people that the last thing television needs is another post-apocalyptic tale of vampires run amok, you give us "Van Helsing."
WASHINGTON -- The pressures of a blue state-heavy map, Donald Trump's unconventional campaign, and "40 zillion" phone calls might have driven Roger Wicker to do something he hasn't done since the 1970s.
Eat some Nutter ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- This is the 19th year for the creation of this list of actors who have such interesting roles in new fall TV shows that they have the potential to find stardom. Most have little experience and those who have...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A night of fervid but peaceful protests changed to a confrontation with police when hundreds of protesters tried to block the John Belk Freeway Thursday night.
After two nights of furious street ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Presiding over a city in the national glare for a yearlong failure to control sharp spikes in gang shootings and gun deaths, Mayor Rahm Emanuel delivered a speech Thursday night aimed at convincing Chicagoans he...Read more