WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday sought to distance himself from the apparent loser in the Alabama special Senate race, Roy Moore, tweeting that he "was right" that the former judge would be unable to win ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Some people in Washington might scoff at millennials' overpriced artisanal toasts or fancy-schmancy watches-that-are-actually-phones, but there's at least one thing they want from them: their votes.
A year ...Read more
For children in this country, at this time, being an immigrant can harm their health.
Their fears -- real and imagined -- about the potential deportation of their parents are causing illness and perhaps permanent brain ...Read more
New Jersey rock group Bon Jovi and its fans can stop living on a prayer: The band is headed into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, along with the Cars, Dire Straits, the Moody Blues, Nina Simone and pioneering gospel singer-...Read more
WASHINGTON--President Donald Trump's slow pace of hiring for key government jobs has left stand-ins occupying positions for so long that it may violate time limits on acting appointments, potentially resulting in decisions...Read more
The odds of any Democrat capturing a U.S. Senate seat in Alabama are steep at best, but Doug Jones was uniquely suited to pull off an upset Tuesday over Republican Roy Moore.
Accusations that Moore sexually abused teenage...Read more
HARRISBURG, Pa. -- A controversial bill to restrict abortion rights in Pennsylvania is heading to Gov. Tom Wolf, opening the door for a showdown between him and the Republican-controlled Legislature.
Wolf, a Democrat, has...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- One of Mexico's most controversial and resilient political figures formalized his bid for the presidency Tuesday, vowing if elected to wean Mexico off U.S. agricultural imports, increase aid for students and...Read more
Grant battles with the tough rules of the Moonshine community. His life was repeatedly at risk as he attempted to follow his father's strict orders to guard the business during shootouts while keeping all that went on a secret from his few friends. The fear of capture...
CHICAGO--A federal judge on Tuesday ordered tightened restrictions on former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert, including barring him from possessing pornography, using sex chat lines or having any contact with minors ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- For the first time, one of President Donald Trump's proposed judges is in danger of defeat, as a key Republican said the Senate should not confirm Brett Talley, a 36-year old lawyer and blogger from Alabama ...Read more
OTTAWA, Canada -- The Trudeau government is escalating a trade fight with Boeing Co., ditching plans to buy 18 Super Hornets while launching a search for new fighter jets under parameters that could hamper future bids from...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republicans are trying hard to tie federal funding to graduation rates, a change that schools with large minority populations worry could dramatically reduce the money they get from Washington.
WASHINGTON -- He was welcomed to the State Department nearly 11 months ago with polite applause and hopeful anticipation from its diplomatic corps. On Tuesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson faced the same employees, now...Read more
"Harry Potter" scribe J.K. Rowling has added another title to her globally recognized name: Companion of Honor.
The 52-year-old best-selling author and Lumos charity founder was awarded the British prize by Prince William...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The fire that destroyed six homes and damaged a dozen others in L.A.'s Bel-Air neighborhood last week was caused by a cooking fire at a nearby homeless encampment, Los Angeles fire officials said Tuesday.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Police Department said it is investigating allegations that director Roman Polanski in 1975 molested a child when she was 10, even though the case cannot be prosecuted because the statute of ...Read more
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- To the great relief of many, the hardest-fought, most tawdry U.S. Senate race in recent state history heaved to an uncertain finish Tuesday across Alabama.
Polls opened at 7 a.m., and turnout was ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- A group of House Democrats on Tuesday called for an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by President Donald Trump.
"The #MeToo movement has arrived and sexual abuse will not be tolerated, ...Read more
NEW YORK -- The man charged with detonating a makeshift pipe bomb in the New York transit system was radicalized through internet propaganda and told investigators, "I did it for the Islamic State," according to a criminal...Read more
Remember how eye doctors were warning people not to stare at the solar eclipse in August without proper protection?
They were right.
A woman in her 20s gazed at the eclipse without any protection for 6 seconds, then ...Read more
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