WASHINGTON -- First lady Melania Trump has several companies that are still active enterprises, raising questions about whether they will be used for profit while she is in the White House.
Beyond the 564 companies listed...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- A Mexican man who had just been deported from the United States fell to his death Tuesday from a bridge near the Tijuana-San Diego border crossing.
A Mexican official with knowledge of the case, but who was...Read more
TEHRAN -- Three months before presidential elections in Iran, it appears incumbent Hassan Rouhani will not fulfill a key pledge he made before winning office: to free opposition leaders held under house arrest since a 2009...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A Yosemite National Park trademark challenge now turns, in part, on two dramatically different estimates of what some famous names are worth.
In a new court filing, the government made public more of its ...Read more
"Sun Records," an entertaining, eight-part miniseries premiering Thursday on CMT, is liberally based on the jukebox musical "Million Dollar Quartet," about the day in 1956 when Elvis Presley dropped by Sam Phillips' ...Read more
Netflix continues its steadfast expansion of stand-up comedy programming with the addition of two new specials from Louis C.K.
The specials will be available exclusively on the streaming service. The first, which was shot...Read more
In yet another confirmation that you're getting old, pop superstar Rihanna has hit a landmark: She has now landed 30 songs in the top 10 of the Billboard Hot 100 chart, a feat achieved only by the Beatles and Madonna.
SEATTLE -- Surrounded on all sides by roadblocks and under threat of arrest, demonstrators against the Dakota Access Pipeline have invoked an old ally: fire.
Used by native people ceremonially since time immemorial to ...Read more
The Average GirlAngelina Goode
Olivia Fowler, a surreptitious matchmaker, runs a successful business helping average people meet celebrities in everyday ways. Flawless at what she does, the celebrities don’t have a clue they’re part of a pre-planned meeting. Business is booming, but when Olivia ...
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- San Jose city officials said Wednesday they did not anticipate the level of flooding that submerged a neighborhood near Kelley Park because water in Coyote Creek was flowing below the capacity of the ...Read more
Bill Maher weighed in Tuesday on the swift downfall of Milo Yiannopoulos days after the controversial pundit had appeared on his HBO show, " Real Time," last week.
"By the end of the weekend, by dinnertime Monday, (...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The White House declined Wednesday to rule out that President Donald Trump will push his own plan to replace the Affordable Care Act rather than pursue one course with congressional Republicans.
When asked ...Read more
Astronomers using powerful space telescopes and ground-based observatories have discovered seven Earth-sized planets in orbit around a star just 39 light-years away. Several of these exoplanets are in the habitable zone, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- End Citizens United, a liberal PAC, is throwing its weight behind Democrat Jon Ossoff in the race to replace Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price in Georgia's 6th District.
The endorsement is the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The first African-American and first woman to hold the position of librarian of Congress says she is partly in her role thanks to the inspiration of Frederick Douglass. Carla Hayden, who was sworn in last ...Read more
Genre films -- horror, comedy, fantasy, Westerns -- have always been great vessels for social commentary. The pleasures of genre conventions allow such messaging to go down easy; the spoonful of cinematic sugar that helps ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- Israel, with a population of just 8 million people, has become a powerhouse in cybersecurity. Only the United States has greater strength in the field.
"In Israel, there are 420 companies in the field of ...Read more
Lately, I tune in to CBS's "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" to take democracy's pulse.
If Colbert is still there, skewering President Donald Trump and his administration, then all may not be right in the world. But it...Read more
Most films focusing on the trials and tribulations of being in love tend to gravitate toward one of the principle parties. This structure creates a situation where one of the pair is saintly while the other is a sinner.
If, as expected, "La La Land" wins the Oscar on Sunday, it would be the first best-picture winner since Clint Eastwood's "Million Dollar Baby" to feature a woman nominated for lead actress.
Let that rattle around your ...Read more
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