WASHINGTON -- A rookie commissioner from a South Florida beach city is facing calls for her resignation after she called newly elected Michigan Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib a "danger" and said the first Palestinian-American...Read more
WASHINGTON -- China is likely developing a long-range bomber capable of delivering nuclear weapons and a space-based early warning system it could use to more quickly respond to an attack, according to a new report from ...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick were sworn in for second terms on a cold, gray Tuesday, continuing an era of Republican hegemony in the nation's largest red state with a promise of ...Read more
NAIROBI, Kenya -- Suspected al-Shabab militants launched an attack on an upmarket hotel in Kenya's capital Tuesday, with gunmen holed up for hours in the building in a standoff with police.
Kenya's interior minister said ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- North Carolina Republicans ratcheted up their drive to put Mark Harris in Congress on Tuesday, questioning "the entire legitimacy" of a state investigation into allegations of election fraud in the 9th ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon has agreed to keep several thousand U.S. troops deployed on the U.S.-Mexico border until Sept. 30, again expanding a controversial mission that began last fall and already was extended once.
WASHINGTON -- Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., a central figure in the Democratic Party's debate about the #MeToo movement, is preparing to join a 2020 presidential primary contest that features a record number of women in...Read more
In announcing layoffs last week, SpaceX pointed to its bid for riskier markets -- providing broadband internet via thousands of small satellites and building a spaceship for Mars transportation.
What went unsaid was that ...Read more
The Cranberries debuted the single "All Over Now" on Tuesday to mark the first anniversary of lead singer Dolores O'Riordan's death.
The new song comes ahead of the April release of the group's eighth and final album, "In...Read more
WASHINGTON -- William P. Barr, President Donald Trump's nominee for attorney general, told a Senate panel Tuesday that he did not believe special counsel Robert S. Mueller III was on a "witch hunt" and said he would ...Read more
AUSTIN, Texas -- The FBI found no evidence that Austin bomber Mark Conditt had any accomplices or was motivated by any "recognized ideology" when he carried out a series of bombing attacks last year, according to a motion ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- To honor Aretha Franklin's roots in gospel music, Shirley Caesar sang "Mary, Don't You Weep." To showcase Franklin's rhythmic flair, Janelle Monae did "Rock Steady."
And to highlight the late icon's ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- With operations winding down at the large El Barretal migrant shelter in eastern Tijuana, Mexico, and nowhere else to go, families still waiting on "La Lista" are becoming increasingly desperate to present ...Read more
While the Oscars remain without a host, the Grammy Awards are doubling down on their female presence this year by naming powerhouse singer-songwriter Alicia Keys as the ceremony's host.
"I know what it feels like to be on...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Malibu schools are closed and residents in some communities will be forced to evacuate beginning Tuesday morning as Southern California prepares for another day of heavy rain, heightening the threat of mud ...Read more
"I'm the mastermind," one of the characters declares during the climax of "Glass," and it's in that moment you wonder if you're looking right into the soul of writer/director M. Night Shyamalan. "Glass" is the third ...Read more
Carol Channing, the Broadway star best known for her enduring portrayal of the meddlesome matchmaker Dolly Gallagher Levi in the musical "Hello Dolly!," has died. She was 97.
Channing, who won three Tony Awards including ...Read more
While the Trump administration decides whether to adopt a controversial policy that could jeopardize the legal status of immigrants who use public programs such as Medicaid, doctors and clinics are torn between informing ...Read more
Genre series for viewers of all ages and all interests -- or three, anyway -- debut this week across the television platforms.
Streaming channel Sundance Now offers "A Discovery of Witches" (also includes vampires, demons...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Mayor Eric Garcetti crisscrossed the country last year, arguing that Los Angeles is setting an example by boosting the minimum wage and investing in public transit, a record he said stands in contrast to the...Read more
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