SAN DIEGO -- John Timothy Earnest didn't hide his smirks as he sat in a San Diego courtroom Thursday, watching surveillance video of Lori Gilbert-Kaye being shot down inside the lobby of a Poway synagogue.
Earnest also ...Read more
FULTON, Mo. -- Madeleine Albright, the nation's first female secretary of State, said in an address Thursday at Westminster College that democracy worldwide "appears to be in retreat."
Albright, who served under President...Read more
Ella Shriner doesn't remember learning about climate change. It was always just there -- a somber backdrop to her young life.
But the older she got, the more pressing the issue seemed.
"It's something affecting people, ...Read more
CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The 22-year-old man accused of fatally shooting two University of North Carolina at Charlotte students and injuring four others in a classroom last spring pleaded guilty to murder and other charges, and ...Read more
HARTFORD, Conn. -- Colt's Manufacturing Co. is suspending production of rifles for the civilian market, including the popular AR-15 used in fatal mass shootings and that figures prominently in a national debate between ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Department of Energy has been told to investigate allegations of corruption by William N. Bryan, the White House's nominee for a senior post at the Department of Homeland Security, CQ Roll Call has ...Read more
It hasn't always been a gold rush for the cast of "Game of Thrones."
The show has set several Emmy records, including by scoring 32 nominations in its final season. Coming into the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards this Sunday, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The White House called off a meeting with supporters of vaping as federal health officials said 530 people have fallen ill from a mysterious lung ailment related to use of e-cigarettes.
The meeting, ...Read more
This year's Emmys ceremony will be minus a host. A look back at previous ceremonies suggests that the strategy isn't a bad idea.
Like the Oscars -- which also went without a host this year -- emceeing the Emmys is a risky...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- The Parkland couple who took Nikolas Cruz into their home after the death of his mother in late 2017 will not have to defend themselves against a civil lawsuit related to the mass shooting at ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Tom Reed collapsed in the Cannon House Office Building Thursday.
The New York Republican, first elected in 2009, was waiting for a television interview when he fell.
Aides, Capitol Police and first ...Read more
DETROIT -- Activists fighting to end female genital mutilation worldwide are reeling at the latest decision involving Detroit's FGM case, in which a doctor is charged with cutting the genitals of nine 7-year-old girls who ...Read more
President Donald Trump ratcheted up his attacks on California over its homeless crisis, threatening San Francisco with some type of violation notice for what he described as environmental pollution.
He said "tremendous ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- A Philadelphia man who allegedly confessed to fatally beating his girlfriend in central Pennsylvania was ordered held without bail Wednesday, two days after the woman's dismembered body was found in a ...Read more
You have questions. I have some answers.
Q: I'm loving the HGTV show "A Very Brady Renovation" and was wondering how many "Brady Bunch" shows there were, and how long each lasted. I remember the original series, a cartoon...Read more
It's up to an aged John Rambo and the Dowager Countess of Grantham to loosen Pennywise's grip on the box office this weekend and continue a strong start for the fall box office season after a lackluster summer.
Lionsgate ...Read more
BALTIMORE -- The head of an aerial surveillance company is pitching Baltimore officials on flying not one but three camera-laden planes above the city simultaneously, covering most of the city and its violent crime, he ...Read more
The Trump administration has never been shy about expressing its disdain for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in general and the agency's complaint database in particular.
While he was in charge of the consumer ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The acting world has made a weird complete circle with actor Mark-Paul Gosselaar. He became a huge television star in the late '80s when he played Zack Morris on the popular tween TV comedy "Saved by the ...Read more
When it comes to Tales of the Emmys, few are more bittersweet -- or just plain sweet -- than when an already canceled series is recognized with a nomination. It's a reminder too that you can't always judge a creative ...Read more
- Federal agency ordered to investigate Homeland Security nominee
- Darrell Issa's nomination for trade post hits a snag over his FBI background file
- Effort to end female genital mutilation suffers legal setback
- Rep. Tom Reed collapses ahead of TV spot
- White House cancels meeting with vaping advocates as illness cases rise