WASHINGTON -- Big "sanctuary cities" like Chicago and New York say they are determined to defy President-elect Donald Trump's command to detain undocumented immigrant criminals. But many smaller ones may find it harder to ...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif. -- In what may be the deadliest structure fire in Oakland's history, at least nine people died in a blaze that broke out late Friday at an electronic music party at a Fruitvale district live-work space, and...Read more
OAKLAND, Calif.--The Oakland warehouse where at least nine people were killed at a late-night concert was a deadly blaze waiting to happen.
People who previously lived there recalled a building that lacked fire sprinklers...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Heather Spohr didn't vote for Donald Trump, but that doesn't mean she's not interested in keeping up with what her soon-to-be president has been saying.
That hasn't been so easy for the Thousand Oaks mother...Read more
The online denunciations pile up daily: Muslims can't be trusted. Neither can the mainstream media. The elites have run amok. Institutions are out of touch with the will of the people.
It might sound a lot like Donald ...Read more
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. –– Year after year the homes fell around her. Abandoned to squatters, stripped bare, gutted by fire.
On her side of the block, only two of five houses remained, side by side, uncharred. Diane ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Former Sen. Scott Brown won a surprising ally this week in his quest to become President-elect Donald Trump's Veterans Affairs secretary: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Warren, a leader of the ...Read more
JOHANNESBURG -- It was the election result analysts predicted would never happen. And even if it did, everyone thought the mercurial president of the tiny West African nation of Gambia, who once said he would rule for a ...Read more
Fenton's DeathS. Elizabeth
Emm and Francine grew up with Fenton. He was their neighbor, best friend and big brother all in one. Fenton thought he loved both his friends equally but one day as a young man he realized he had to make a choice. But what would his choice do to the 3. And then...Fenton died. Fenton's Death ...
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. -- From the earliest hours Friday, people touched by the attack one year ago in San Bernardino began gathering to remember the victims and honor those who offered their help in a moment of terror.
WASHINGTON -- Public and private spending for U.S. health care increased to $3.2 trillion in 2015 or nearly $10,000 per person, according to a government report released Friday.
The 5.8 percent spending increase last year...Read more
NEW YORK -- Canadian Karen Levy, 45, arrived here for a weekend getaway armed with a to-do list: Go out for dinner at world-class restaurants, catch a Broadway show and visit the city's latest tourist attraction -- Trump ...Read more
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Baffled at times and often bitter, more than two dozen of the country's top political operatives grappled with questions that have dominated American politics for 18 months: What explains Donald Trump's...Read more
FORT WORTH, Texas -- A new bill intended to help Texans know what is going on in their children's lives has sparked outcry from those who fear it could put some students at risk of being outed to their parents -- for ...Read more
After losing more than $50 billion in the decade following the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, U.S. airlines have been enjoying some financially robust times of late.
On the front lines, airline employees are reaping billions...Read more
LANSING, Mich. -- Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette wants the Michigan Supreme Court to halt a presidential recount in Michigan before it begins.
In a court action filed Friday, Schuette echoes arguments made for ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Dozens of Santas cycle through Twin Cities shopping centers each year, spreading joy to children who entrust them with their holiday wish lists. What has been missing from that experience, some parents say, ...Read more
Taylor Swift is doing something right. A lot of things, actually: She's No. 1 on Forbes' 2016 list of the highest-paid musicians in the world.
Her $170 million take, earned primarily through her recent world tour and ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- For U.S. Senate progressives like Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, the possibility of working with a populist Donald Trump on at least a few liberal goals was nice while it lasted.
Now they're attacking ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Members of the Democratic National Committee will meet in Denver this weekend for the first time since Election Day. They'll certainly talk about what went wrong in 2016, but they'll also begin the process of...Read more
MOCOA, Colombia -- For most of her life, Natalia Jaramillo endured the abuses of living in a village controlled by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia. The leftist guerrillas spied on her, told her when she could ...Read more
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