MIAMI -- For months, as the Zika virus has spread from Latin America and the Caribbean to South Florida, public health officials have crafted warnings to include the fact that there is no medical treatment for the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- John Bills, the central figure in a massive corruption scheme at Chicago City Hall, was sentenced to 10 years in prison Monday for taking up to $2 million in bribes and gifts in return for steering tens of ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Although the pace of growth slowed, consumer spending posted its fourth straight monthly increase in July, a sign that the economy is poised for a rebound in the second-half of the year.
The Commerce ...Read more
For two weeks in the spring of 2015, the FBI was one of the largest purveyors of child pornography on the internet.
After arresting the North Carolina administrator of The Playpen, a "dark web" child-pornography internet ...Read more
One day in the mid-'90s, while Living Colour's Vernon Reid was taking a break outside Unique Recording Studios in New York, the Notorious B.I.G. pulled up in a gray Mercedes. "I'm looking at him: 'That's Biggie.' Next ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama's civil rights lawyers are seeking a potentially far-reaching ruling to hold that the Constitution forbids the common practice of keeping people in jail before a trial, even for minor ...Read more
If Colin Kaepernick continues to sit during pregame national anthems, 49ers coach Chip Kelly won't object.
"We recognize his right to do that," Kelly said in a media conference call Saturday. "It's not my right to tell ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Juan Gabriel, the beloved top-selling Mexican singer who wooed crowds on both sides of the border with ballads of love and heartbreak for more than four decades, died Sunday at his home in Santa Monica, ...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 ...
ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Chanting "Viva Trump," several dozen Latino supporters of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump held a peaceful rally Sunday in front of Anaheim City Hall.
"He's the man," Marco Gutierrez, a co...Read more
U.S. pediatricians are pushing back against parents who resist having their children vaccinated against a broad range of dangerous diseases by calling on states to stop offering waivers to those with nonmedical objections ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Breathing life into what was expected to be a slow end-to-the-summer box-office season, Sony Pictures' "Don't Breathe" overperformed, leaving three-time box-office champ, Warner Bros.' "Suicide Squad," in ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The sisters tried to stay strong all those years of being taunted as "ghosts" for the color of their skin, of being beaten by their teachers -- of an attack that almost killed one of them.
There was a dream...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has "historically bad" support among Jewish voters in Florida, with large numbers rejecting his proposed temporary ban on Muslim immigration and most doubting his ...Read more
PARIS -- It's about much, much more than swimwear.
The highest administrative court in France on Friday suspended one town's ban on full-body bathing suits -- often called burkinis -- in a closely watched ruling likely to...Read more
You can measure the progress of immigrants in American society by the names of boxing champions. The Irish ruled at the start of the 20th century: Sullivan, Corbett, Ryan, Jeffries. Then came the Jews: Rosenbloom, Leonard,...Read more
BALTIMORE -- The FDA says the nation's blood supply should be checked for the Zika virus.
As Zika infections continue to spread around the nation, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is recommending that all donated ...Read more
A federal appeals court decided by a 2-1 vote Friday that Jaycee Dugard, who was kidnapped as a child and held by a parolee for 18 years, cannot hold federal parole officials liable for failing to supervise her abductor.
WASHINGTON -- Hillary Clinton defended her family foundation's plan to change its configuration if she is elected president, and said neither she nor aides acted inappropriately in interactions with foundation donors while...Read more