LOS ANGELES -- Days after law enforcement authorities found a dozen siblings locked up in a foul-smelling, dark home in Riverside County, the discovery is focusing new scrutiny on California's loose home-schooling ...Read more
BEIRUT -- In the ever-shifting landscape of the Syrian civil war, the line between allies and enemies is rarely clear.
It was further muddied this week when the U.S.-led coalition revealed plans for a 30,000-strong ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump said he has "no idea" whether money from Kazakhstan was invested in Trump SoHo, a condominium hotel in lower Manhattan, while meeting with the country's authoritarian president.
Trump ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The estimated cost of building 119 miles of bullet train track in the Central Valley has jumped to $10.6 billion, an increase of $2.8 billion from the current budget and up from about $6 billion originally. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump registered a perfect score on a cognitive screening test as part of his physical examination taken last week, the White House physician said Tuesday, adding that Trump requested the ...Read more
Huge earthquakes are not significantly influenced by the moon, a new study says.
The study, conducted by U.S. Geological Survey seismologist Susan Hough, looked at earthquakes of magnitude 8 or greater over the past four ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy has been charged with operating a large-scale drug trafficking operation in which he boasted that he hired other law enforcement officers to provide security to drug ...Read more
The singer Seal is the subject of a sexual battery investigation by the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department after a former Malibu neighbor made accusations against him, authorities said.
The woman made the accusation ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Justice Department said Tuesday it will ask the Supreme Court to overturn a federal judge's ruling that prevents President Donald Trump from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, ...Read more
Timothee Chalamet, who appears in three critically acclaimed awards contenders this season in "Lady Bird," "Hostiles" and "Call Me by Your Name," has certainly been on enough red carpets to have answered dozens of ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- When Riverside County sheriff's deputies entered the Perris house where a married couple was said to be holding their 13 children captive, they found a horrific scene.
There was a strong, foul smell. The ...Read more
The girlfriend of a former University of Illinois graduate student accused of kidnapping and killing a Chinese visiting scholar secretly recorded seven conversations for the FBI over two weeks, including at a campus vigil ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Stephen K. Bannon helped guide Donald Trump to his upset victory in 2016, then became the president's chief strategist to help remake American politics from inside the White House.
Now, in the wake of an ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The head of the Homeland Security Department denied that President Donald Trump referred to some countries as "shitholes" during a White House meeting about immigration -- though she didn't dispute that Trump...Read more
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
"Once again, the gods of television had summoned me back," Jenifer Lewis writes in her new memoir "The Mother of Black Hollywood" about joining the cast of "Black-ish" on ABC. "Back to bring the Jenifer Lewis magic. Back ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- He was dressed in a three-piece suit. But Chris Coogan nearly went unnoticed when he dropped by a San Diego city councilor's office last year to do some lobbying on marijuana laws.
"An aide came to reception ...Read more
- Trump administration will ask Supreme Court to overturn DACA ruling, but leave program intact for now
- Mexican journalist is stabbed 21 times in front of his family
- Girlfriend wore wire on U. of I. kidnapping suspect at vigil for victim, court filing reveals
- Bannon testifies in House Russia probe after relationship with Trump unravels
- California hospitals face 'war zone' of flu patients, and are setting up tents to treat them