One's appreciation for HBO's "Vinyl" (9-11 p.m. Sunday) may correlate with one's tolerance of abusive, coke-snorting creative types.
Set in the 1970s New York music scene, this humorless drama from the producers of "...Read more
RABAT, Morocco (UPI) -- A photographer traveling through Morocco captured video of a most unusual sight: a tree filled with acrobatic climbing goats.
Michael Chinnici, who posted his footage to YouTube, said he was ...Read more
Looking like an unmade bed in his signature uniform of T-shirt, jeans, rumpled fatigue jacket and ball cap adorned with the Detroit Tigers logo-ed letter D (he's a Michigan boy, don't you know), Michael Moore places ...Read more
CHICAGO -- "Van Gogh's Bedrooms," the intensely focused new exhibition at Chicago's Art Institute, contains many unusual things.
There are 19th-century wren's nests, borrowed from the Field Museum to evoke the largely ...Read more
After a year of record new-vehicle sales, automakers, dealers, and the banks and finance companies that issue car loans are jubilantly exchanging high-fives.
Analysts list several reasons for record sales of 17.5 million ...Read more
Back in the dark days of automotive history, fuel was cheap and plentiful and Detroit dinosaurs ruled the Earth.
Then the Prius came along, offering the first practical hybrid solution, and became the bestselling car in ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Clinton Sandifer has been releasing a steady stream of music for five years. He'll tell you he's greatly affected the Chicago hip-hop scene for the better, and is the first to admit his new, as-yet-released ...Read more
CHARLESTON, S.C. (UPI) -- The Ted Cruz campaign quickly pulled a TV ad Thursday after just a few hours when they found out one of the stars of the commercial had appeared in softcore porn films.
The ad targeted Sen. Marco...Read more
Michael Moore's wry first-person documentary "Where to Invade Next," his first since 2009 and "Capitalism: A Love Story," isn't what it sounds like. The title suggests a cry, or a typically ironic Moore screed, against the...Read more
ORLANDO, Fla. (UPI) -- A rescue dog in a Florida shelter likes to express itself through dance.
Video shared to Facebook shows the dog, named Ginger Rogers, dancing on its hind legs as staff from Orange County Animal ...Read more
CEDARBURG, Wis. (UPI) -- A Wisconsin pet owner shared a video chronicling the unlikely friendship that developed between two stereotypically adversarial animals: a cat and a rat.
Maggie Szpot said Ranj, the orange tabby ...Read more
RENO, Nev. (UPI) -- A shake-up occurred in Reno's government on Monday as the city named a rescue dog its mayor for the day.
Everett, a Newfoundland/Lab mix who was adopted from SPCA of Northern Nevada was sworn in as ...Read more
SALTINO, Miss. (UPI) -- A Mississippi woman said her golden retriever in training to be a service dog might have found a second calling as a fisherman.
A video posted to YouTube by user 1khills shows Rani, a golden ...Read more
ATLANTA -- They agreed to protect drug smugglers and believed that in their state-issued uniforms they'd be able to avoid police. In exchange, the Georgia Department of Corrections officers would pocket cash earned from ...Read more
MILWAUKEE -- Days removed from a humbling defeat in New Hampshire that stirred fresh concern about her candidacy, Hillary Clinton questioned the feasibility of the platform that has fueled Bernie Sanders' unlikely ...Read more
The armed standoff at an Oregon wildlife refuge appeared to be headed to a violent climax.
Four occupiers were sounding increasingly agitated as heavily armed FBI agents inched closer.
"They're 50 feet from me," said ...Read more
Donald Trump has settled his lawsuit with Univision over the media company's decision to drop his Miss Universe pageant last year.
Terms of the settlement announced in a joint statement Thursday were not disclosed.
The ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- A prison riot in Monterrey, Mexico, has left 52 people dead and a dozen injured, officials said Thursday.
The riot broke out as the result of fighting between rival groups of inmates at the Topo Chico ...Read more
This fall, my father left my mother at home while he went to spend the winter with friends in Florida (she still works and he does not). He did not tell my mother of his intentions until the week before ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- "Deadpool," the latest Marvel creation to get his own major motion picture, is very much like a character you might encounter at a party or sit next to on a plane. But not necessarily in a good way.
At ...Read more