BONSALL, Calif. -- The Lilac Fire that ravaged northern San Diego County incited panic at San Luis Rey Downs as the flames flickered, leaving the horse training facility in profound pain.
At least 46 horses died that day,...Read more
NAPA, Calif. -- Claudia and Francisco Alvarez had what they thought was a perfect situation in the mountains west of Calistoga in Napa County.
For several years, they worked and lived on the grounds of a rustic guest ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Female politicians are used to finding themselves in rooms full of men.
But on Friday, two of the nation's most prominent political women got the chance to address 10,000 girls.
Hillary Clinton and Sen. ...Read more
VIENNA -- Austria's conservative and far-right parties reached an agreement to form a new government on Friday, expanding the list of European governments with populist or nationalist tendencies.
Sebastian Kurz, the 31-...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Democrats have spent months boasting about a surge of anti-Trump activism that has driven thousands of progressives to run for public office.
But they didn't prepare for what came next.
The early exit on ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Thousands of protesters marched against it. Hundreds of human rights groups implored lawmakers to reject it. Even the United Nations warned of its dangers.
But on Friday, Mexico's Congress hastily approved ...Read more
After director Peter Jackson publicized his suspicion that actresses Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino were blacklisted by Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced producer has denied the "Lord of the Rings" filmmaker's accusations.
WASHINGTON -- The United States has deported twice as many Cubans in 2017 than in 2016, but that still represents less than 10 percent of all the Cubans who entered the United States after Cuban nationals lost their ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A former fellow with the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation on Friday accused Virginia Rep. Bobby Scott of sexually harassing her.
M. Reese Everson worked in Scott's office during her fellowship in 2013 ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Key holdouts on the GOP tax bill fell in line Friday, boosting momentum as Republicans finished the final version of their tax overhaul before next week's vote.
Leaders won over Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn., who...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Secretary of State Rex Tillerson took the rare step on Friday of sharing a public stage with a senior North Korean official but fanned confusion about the Trump administration's stance toward formal ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- In what is believed to be the first study to measure the impact of Uber and other ride-booking services on the U.S. ambulance business, two researchers have concluded that ambulance usage is dropping ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump gave a distinctly mixed message to the FBI on Friday, saying "people are very, very angry" about what they see as a political bias in the bureau but vowing unqualified support for law ...Read more
On Wednesday, "Super Size Me" director Morgan Spurlock published an essay admitting his long history of sexual misconduct.
The next day, Spurlock stepped down from Warrior Poets, the New York-based production company he ...Read more
PALO ALTO, Calif. -- The Securities and Exchange Commission investigated Tesla over how it was selling its Model 3 sedan, but the company didn't tell investors about it, and may still be under federal investigation, ...Read more
Donald Trump's first year in office seems to have been marked, above all, by his verbal incontinence. America's tweeter-in-chief kept several continents rapt with his early-morning offerings. In his lack of inhibition and ...Read more
CANBERRA, Australia -- The fate of Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull's government could be determined at a special election in Sydney on Saturday as a lawmaker caught up in a furor over dual citizenship seeks to ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Last year the Writers Guild of America published a report titled "Renaissance in Reverse?" that looked at who is getting hired as TV and film writers and found "a mixture of slow forward progress, stalls and ...Read more
When discussing holiday gift-giving, Trish Sexton of Levittown sounds a little like a Hallmark card.
"It's really about making memories," said Sexton, a court reporter, as she rolled through a bustling shopping center. "...Read more
A group of two dozen concerned motorcycle veterans has published a comprehensive research document that addresses the question, "Can this industry be saved?"
Maybe, it concluded, but it's not going to be easy.
Former ...Read more
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