MARINA DEL REY, Calif. -- Andrei Cherny is chief executive of Aspiration, a 4-year-old firm that markets itself with the slogan "Save Money, Save the Planet." The financial technology firm offers what it calls socially ...Read more
MINNEAPOLIS -- Former Sen. Al Franken, who resigned in late 2017 after multiple women accused him of unwanted touching or kissing, received a measure of redemption Monday with the release of a lengthy article in The New ...Read more
There's a wonderful moment in "The Lion King" -- by which I mean Disney's 1994 animated original, not the glorified nature documentary that roared into theaters last weekend -- in which Timon the meerkat and Pumbaa the ...Read more
If you're in need of income, it's hard to find it from fixed income these days.
So we turn to equities, in particular stocks that generate decent dividends as well as showing dividend growth over the last few years.
The ...Read more
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Puerto Rico's embattled governor -- who had gone almost entirely silent in the days since thousands of protesters began demanding his resignation -- dug in his heels Sunday, refusing to step down. ...Read more
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Embattled Puerto Rico governor Ricardo Rossello said Sunday he will finish out his current term, but is withdrawing his name from the ballot for the island's 2020 election.
He also said he ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Three members of a now-defunct white supremacist group that was based in Southern California have been sentenced to prison for their roles in provoking violence at a deadly far-right rally in Charlottesville...Read more
A Venezuelan Su-30 fighter jet "aggressively shadowed" a U.S. reconnaissance plane over the Caribbean Sea, the military announced Sunday.
A Lockheed Martin-made EP-3 aircraft was followed "at an unsafe distance" in the ...Read more
Police fired tear gas on Sunday as hundreds of thousands of protesters took to the streets of Hong Kong for the latest in a series of demonstrations sparked by opposition to a controversial extradition bill.
While ...Read more
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- Alexa Padilla stood near the Puerto Rico governor's official residence, a historic 16th century structure known as La Fortaleza, on Saturday checking her phone for any word on whether Ricardo ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Global Entry enrollment center at the Los Angeles International Airport, designed to ease passage for travelers after an international flight, has closed its offices indefinitely to free Customs and ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- An aide to Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has been placed on leave amid a police investigation into possible illegal recordings made inside one of Huizar's offices, authorities said Saturday.
Los ...Read more
CAPE CANAVERAL -- Sure it was corny. Sure they were watching a recording a half century after the fact. The man saying the historic words has been dead nearly seven years. No one cared.
"That's one small step for a man, ...Read more
Virtually on the eve of Ukraine's parliamentary elections, the Kremlin released comments by President Vladimir Putin, saying that the two countries will mend ties despite their five-year conflict.
Putin went as far as to ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- California's mandate that boards of directors overseeing public companies include women is catching fire as states including Illinois, New York and New Jersey, as well as lawmakers in Washington, ...Read more
Step through the Cinder Lake Crater Field roughly 12 miles outside Flagstaff, Ariz., and you might encounter a white crystal-filled rock that has absolutely no business being there.
The chunks of anorthosite weren't ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Iran's detention of two British-owned oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz sharply escalated tensions with London and Washington on Friday, increasing the odds that the two allies would undertake new military ...Read more
Fifty years after a military test pilot made the first striated boot prints in the thick gray powder of the lunar surface, NASA has an ambitious plan to send humans back to the moon by 2024.
But this time there's a twist....Read more
NEW YORK -- Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps seized a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz amid soaring tensions in one of the world's critical energy chokepoints. Brent climbed more than 1% on the news.
A ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Ilhan Omar's congressional office facade grew more colorful as people walked by her office Friday and posted blue, purple, pink and yellow notes of encouragement in the form of a heart. It's a show of ...Read more