Wells Fargo CEO to forfeit $45 million in pay over fake-accounts scandal
LOS ANGELES -- Embattled Wells Fargo & Co. Chief Executive John Stumpf will forfeit compensation worth about $45 million as part of the company's response to the still-unfolding scandal over millions of fake accounts created by bank employees.
'Miss Peregrine' expected to top 'Deepwater Horizon,' 'Magnificent Seven...
LOS ANGELES -- Tim Burton's new movie about an orphanage for fantastically gifted kids is expected to debut at the head of its class at the box office this weekend, expelling last week's victor, "The Magnificent Seven," from the top of the charts....Read More
Ditch the spoon or risk giving your kids the wrong amount of medicine
Doctors are urging parents to ditch the spoon in favor of an oral syringe to measure medicine for young children, arguing that using spoons often leads to giving too little -- or worse yet -- too much of a good thing.
They say the best tool for ...Read More
Advocates applaud widening Pennsylvania probe into church abuse
PITTSBURGH -- In compelling Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses to turn over as much as 70 years' worth of records on sexually abusive priests, the state attorney general's office is mounting what would be the most wide-ranging criminal ...Read More
Social Security Q&A: Plan for and manage your benefits at Social ...
Q: What can I do at www.socialsecurity.gov?
A: There are many things you can do on Social Security's website. You can conduct most of your Social Security business with us online at www.socialsecurity.gov/onlineservices. You can get an estimate ...Read More
My Pet World: Kathy Ireland extending her passion for fashion to pets
Kathy Ireland's Worldwide brand is 28th most powerful brand in the nation, according to Forbes Magazine, topping $2 billion in licensed products in 2013. When it comes to home decor, the one-time super model is a superstar and more ...Read More
Fiat Chrysler reveals totally revamped Jeep Compass
DETROIT -- Jeep on Monday night revealed that an overhauled Jeep Compass will replace the brand's current Compass model as well as its Patriot SUV. The auto brand made the announcement during an event at its plant in Pernambuco, Brazil, and ...Read More
The Mortgage Professor: No such thing as 'buy one, get one free'
The food market closest to my home recently went out of business and was replaced by a supermarket chain. In most respects, the new store is an improvement over the one it replaced, except for one thing: Its pricing system is permeated by buy-one-...Read More
On Gardening: Croton, the world's most colorful shrub
It has been called the world's most colorful shrub which is certainly not an exaggeration and I have been in love with it ever since I made my first visit to the Caribbean 30 years ago. If you are a gardener then you probably know the plant I am ...Read More
Parents often battle to get their children mental health services at ...
SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- On a hot summer day last month, Sydney, 15, and Laney, 8, were enjoying their last two weeks of freedom before school started. The sisters tried to do flips over a high bar at a local playground.
"You've got to pull your hips...Read More
Colorado woman stabbed by her knife-loving dog
HUDSON, Colo. (UPI) -- A Colorado woman hospitalized with a cut on her arm told authorities she was accidentally stabbed -- by her dog.
Celinda Haynes of Hudson was rushed to Platte Valley Medical Center on Wednesday with a 4-inch-long gash in ...Read More
Science & Technology
Baby boy born with DNA from 3 people
A healthy baby boy is the first person to be born with DNA from three people, according to a medical report released Tuesday.
In addition to inheriting nuclear DNA from his mother and father, the infant also has mitochondrial DNA from a second ...Read More
Tropical wave zeroing in on Windward Islands
MIAMI -- A tropical wave racing toward the Caribbean and expected to spin into a potentially dangerous storm will likely reach the Windward Islands by Wednesday.
At 4:20 p.m. EDT Tuesday, National Hurricane Center forecasters said the system was ...Read More
Trump, doubling down on outrage, shows no signs of shifting after widely...
MIAMI -- If Donald Trump was concerned or contrite after his widely panned debate performance, there was no sign of it Tuesday as he resumed his attack on a former Miss Universe and blamed the moderator and a faulty microphone for repeatedly ...Read More