Barack Obama has long had close ties to Hollywood. Now the 44th U.S. president is officially becoming a Hollywood producer in a new multiyear deal with Netflix that will see the former commander in chief and his wife, ...Read more
After sexual misconduct allegations against Mario Batali emerged Sunday night on "60 Minutes," Eataly confirmed Monday that Batali has had no direct involvement with the Italian market and food hall since December 2017 and...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The White House on Monday announced it would block the Venezuelan government from selling off the nation's assets in exchange for cash in response to what it called an illegitimate and "sham" election Sunday ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Fifth Third Bancorp will buy Chicago-based MB Financial Bank for $4.7 billion, the banks announced Monday.
The merger will create the fourth-largest Chicago bank in total deposits with a 6.5 percent market ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump led the swearing-in ceremony for the first female CIA director in the agency's history on Monday, calling it "a ceremony like few will ever have again."
Vice President Mike Pence ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Supreme Court has sharply restricted the rights of American workers to join with others to challenge their company for allegedly violating federal laws on wages, hours or civil rights.
The justices by a ...Read more
CANNES, France -- On the last day of every Cannes Film Festival, word begins to leak out about which filmmakers from the competition have been called back for the closing-night awards ceremony.
Many of us already knew, ...Read more
When recreational marijuana use was legalized in California, it presented an opportunity to reduce or expunge convictions for possession crimes that made it harder for some people to get ahead in life.
Since then, some ...Read more
Life After Death, Powerful Evidence You Will Never Die: Second EditionStephen Hawley Martin
A number of scientists that study human perception now realize our minds are non-local. As is the case with the Universal Mind to which our personal minds are connected, our minds are not confined to our heads or brains. Rather, the brain...
MARACAIBO, Venezuela -- Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro won the right to rule the shattered nation through 2025, after the government said he convincingly won an election Sunday that dozens of nations, ...Read more
COLLEGE PARK, Md. -- Speaking to 2018 graduates at the University of Maryland on Sunday, it wasn't until 19 minutes into a 22-minute speech that former Vice President Al Gore mentioned President Donald Trump's name.
But ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Two Josh Brolin-led Marvel movies dominated the domestic box office this weekend, led by 20th Century Fox's "Deadpool 2."
"It's Deadpool's world and we're just living in it," said Chris Aronson, the studio'...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump said on Twitter Sunday that he will order an investigation into whether law enforcement "infiltrated or surveilled" his presidential campaign "for political purposes," escalating an ...Read more
Two high school shootings over two days last week show how radically different outcomes can occur despite the presence of armed police officers when someone enters a school and starts firing.
On Wednesday morning, the ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- No issue on the Santa Clara County June ballot has attracted as much attention or been as divisive as the proposed recall of a county judge over the sentence he gave nearly two years ago to a former ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--Last year, the University of Southern California decided to oust longtime campus gynecologist George Tyndall after concluding that for years he had been making sexual comments and touching patients ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--The woman said the attack happened in a dimly lit part of the jail.
The officer ordered her to take off her clothes, then groped her breasts, the woman said. She claimed the lawman forced her into sexual acts...Read more
LOS ANGELES--As wedding guests filtered into Windsor Castle less than an hour ahead of the royal wedding, students filtered into Immaculate Heart High School in Hollywood -- Meghan Markle's alma mater -- to watch.
He sat in his seat, perfectly still, as if he couldn't believe the news. And he was not the only one surprised, as master Japanese director Hirokazu Kore-eda was the unexpected but very welcome winner of the Cannes Film ...Read more
SANTA FE, Texas -- A student who authorities said confessed to killing 10 people at a Houston-area high school was being held in isolation Saturday as the community continued to mourn.
Two bombs that junior Dimitrios ...Read more
CANNES, France -- Hirokazu Kore-Eda Saturday became the first Japanese director in 21 years to win the Cannes Film Festival's Palme d'Or for best film.
Kore-Eda was awarded the prize for "Shoplifters," which tells a ...Read more
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- Supreme Court deals defeat to workers' rights, upholding arbitration for individuals only
- Outcomes in school shootings can differ greatly despite presence of police officers
- Trump says he'll order inquiry into informant in Russia investigation
- Al Gore urges graduates 'to reclaim the integrity of American democracy'