BEIJING -- Rappler, a digital pioneer in the Philippine media scene, won international awards for its critical, unabashed look at President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly drug war.
Now the independent news site is trying to ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration on Tuesday released a report attempting to link terrorism with migration, arguing that it was evidence of the need to dramatically reshape the nation's immigration system.
The report...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Speaker Paul D. Ryan insists he's not going anywhere anytime soon, but he has a tough road ahead in 2018 that could test his patience with his conference, their Senate counterparts, the president and ...Read more
A Florida Democrat caught heat over the weekend for telling a group of newly arrived hurricane evacuees from Puerto Rico to say they intend to stay in the state so that they can access health care benefits.
If the ...Read more
The new tax law delivers a massive tax cut for corporations. Republicans sold the plan in part with the argument -- heavily disputed by critics -- that lower business taxes would trickle down through higher wages and be a ...Read more
Like most nonfatal lightning strikes, the one outside the Aventura Mall in Florida was not a direct hit. The bolt of electricity struck the victim's umbrella, entered through his hand and left through his foot.
"The ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles officials are planning to house dozens of homeless people in trailers on a city-owned downtown lot as a possible model for citywide temporary shelters.
A proposal being submitted to the City ...Read more
Chinese tech workers are not only looking homeward, they're moving back for better jobs, according to a new report.
Part of the reason for the purported exodus? A perceived "bamboo ceiling" that blocks the rise of Asian ...Read more
Outland Exil, Vol. 1 (Old Men and Infidels)W. Clark Boutwell
America is dead and the Democratic Unity killed it. After catastrophic wars and the Meltdown, The Unity rules from its East Coast citadel, leaving the outlands to savages and its strangely altered plants. Providing free health care,...
Vladimir Putin's finance ministry wants to let cryptocurrencies trade on official Russian exchanges. Kim Jong Un's hackers are stealing digital cash. Nicolas Maduro hopes a cryptocurrency backed by oil will lure investment...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Ana Oktay rushed to the hospital in late December struggling to breathe, with a 102-degree fever and a cough that wouldn't let up.
She expected doctors to tell her she had pneumonia or bronchitis.
"They ...Read more
CHICAGO -- You can't pry the lattes out of Chicagoans' winter-worn fingers, and those coffee sales are driving growth in an otherwise stagnant restaurant industry.
Growth in customer visits at coffee chains like Starbucks...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The title of the new FX short-run series, "The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story," suggests the production focuses on the noted designer who was gunned down in front of his Miami mansion....Read more
Electrical power was quickly restored after Hurricane Irma's scrape along Cuba's northern coast, much of the flood damage in Havana was cleaned up within weeks, and tourism facilities opened in time for the winter season. ...Read more
IRVINE, Calif. -- Blaze Bernstein was on winter break and visiting his parents in the Orange County community of Lake Forest when they proudly explained that his namesake was Blaise Pascal, the 17th-century child prodigy ...Read more
A high-salt diet may spell trouble for the brain -- and for mental performance -- even if it doesn't push blood pressure into dangerous territory, new research has found.
A new study has shown that in mice fed a very high...Read more
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A statewide tour to promote a proposal to change the Missouri tax system has fallen victim to the scandal enveloping Gov. Eric Greitens.
But Greitens' spokesman Parker Briden said Monday that ...Read more
DETROIT -- Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne tamped down on Monday speculation that his company could be split into pieces as part of a sale.
The notion gained steam last year as various Chinese companies ...Read more
Since cybersecurity researchers uncovered two massive microprocessor flaws that leave nearly every computing device in the world vulnerable to hackers, Intel has borne the biggest brunt of criticism in both the press and ...Read more
Blessed be a premiere date for "The Handmaid's Tale."
Hulu announced Sunday that Season 2 of its acclaimed drama will premiere April 25 with two new episodes. And it's moderation from there, with Hulu sticking with its ...Read more
There's a whole lotta George Clooney coming to Hulu with the actor making his return to TV in a new limited series for the streaming service and his last TV go-round, "ER," joining the streaming ranks.
Hulu has officially...Read more
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