When they finished making "A Charlie Brown Christmas" 50 years ago, the producers sat back and looked at their work. And they thought: Good grief.
"We just thought it was a little slow, and it was certainly not a ...Read more
Thanksgiving door-buster deals may have cut down the Black Friday crowds, but many shoppers still went out Friday in search of deals -- sometimes more for the sake of tradition than the markdowns.
Kellie Johnson, 54, and ...Read more
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Four officers were injured Friday and an unknown number of civilians taken by ambulance from a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs after a shooter opened fire and took hostages inside. ...Read more
What kind of contrarian would single out 1970 as his favorite year for Beatles music? That was, after all, the year the Beatles disbanded and broke the hearts of millions around the world.
"We got something like 14 ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Marchers protesting the killing of black teenager Laquan McDonald by a white police officer took over North Michigan Avenue on Friday morning at the height of post-Thanksgiving shopping in Chicago's most famous ...Read more
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Mourners bowed their heads and stood in somber tribute as the names of the dead were read out Friday at a ceremony to commemorate victims ...Read more
ATLANTA -- Georgia has long given its state employees a holiday honoring the birthday of Robert E. Lee, the iconic Confederate general. Though the Civil War leader's birthday falls on Jan. 19, the state generally postpones...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Donald Trump's hats have quickly become a signature totem of the 2016 presidential campaign, a kitsch magnet that serves ironic hipsters and sincere supporters alike. The red-and-white caps are emblazoned with...Read more
The Mystery of Jessica BensonC.K. Laurence
Jessica Benson is hot, beautiful, bisexual and dead. Her life and death intersects the drama of a professional football team and the detectives who are on the case. The author has been a student of crime activity and weaves an exciting story of mystery and intrigue, culminating in an ...
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Joe Siudzinski travels around town just fine in his six electric vehicles. He can get by with a 15-minute charge on a round trip from his home to the San Francisco airport, or a breakfast break and a ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Several years after automotive experts began predicting hydrogen fuel cell technology would be the powertrain of the future, the future still isn't here.
Car companies are building, leasing and even selling...Read more
WASHINGTON (UPI) -- A man wrapped in the American flag jumped the White House fence Thursday while the president and his family were inside celebrating Thanksgiving.
Joseph Caputo draped a flag over himself, put a binder ...Read more
Every evening as she got ready for bed, Narmin Al Eethawi knew that when sleep came, so would the nightmare. A woman would appear, dressed in black robes, her face shrouded. She would stalk Narmin -- walking when she ...Read more
In a stark contrast between the sexes, most women are worried about retiring and having enough money, while only about a third of men share their concerns, according to a recent survey.
About 54 percent of women say they ...Read more
My father-in-law is as self-centered as they come (possibly a narcissist?). My husband still expects that his encounters will be different -- that his father will help when it's requested, show interest ...Read more
Every day after school, Exel Estrada was in a rush. He would run into his Highlandtown rowhouse, pull off his Patterson High School uniform and throw on a pair of bleach-splattered black pants and an old Ravens shirt. He ...Read more
On that cold December afternoon, Monique Ngomba followed hundreds of students out the doors of Patterson High School until she stood, completely baffled, in front of a line of buses.
It was time to go home, but she had no...Read more
Just like the comic book on which it is based, Netflix's "Jessica Jones" is a revelation.
The 13-episode first season, all of which became available Nov. 20, is based on a 2001 Marvel Comics series that was no ordinary ...Read more
WATERTOWN, Wis. -- Concerns about the safety of crude oil trains loom over a proposed rail takeover that would create the largest rail system in North America.
Last week, Alberta-based Canadian Pacific made public its ...Read more
COLVILLE INDIAN RESERVATION, Wash. -- It's a stickpin skyline: fire-blackened trees without leaves, needles or even branches as far as the eye can see.
The quiet is deathly, until an 18-wheel logging truck roars out of ...Read more
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (UPI) -- Internet sensation Lil Bub has released a new song from her upcoming album Science and Magic, due out Dec. 4.
The track, entitled "New Gravity," was premiered by Yahoo Music and represents the ...Read more