WASHINGTON -- With a final tax overhaul bill in hand, congressional Republicans say they have enough votes to pass legislation next week and deliver a major victory for themselves and President Donald Trump by Christmas. ...Read more
SANTIAGO, Chile -- Chileans will vote Sunday in a runoff presidential election to choose between former President Sebastian Pinera and one-time TV news anchor Alejandro Guillier in a race that pollsters say is too close to...Read more
LOS ANGELES--A newly formed commission comprised of top Hollywood executives has chosen Anita Hill to chair its efforts to combat sexual harassment across the entertainment industry, it was announced Friday.
A powerhouse ...Read more
Technology has made it easier than ever to buy gifts online and track the spoils of your spending spree as they make their way from retailers' warehouses to your doorstep in time for the holidays.
But for all the talk of ...Read more
RAQQA, Syria -- The crowd was seething with frustration.
"We want to go inside!" one man yelled. "They told us when Raqqa is liberated we can go home."
Some of the U.S.-backed fighters who drove Islamic State militants ...Read more
The scent of beer spills into the brick-walled taproom at Los Angeles Ale Works, a craft brewery that opened this year on a quiet industrial block in Hawthorne, Calif.
Behind the brewery, a boutique letterpress company ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Last week's election result from Alabama provides lessons for Missouri, as the Show-Me state pivots toward one of the most important Senate races in the nation's recent history.
Tuesday's upset victory for ...Read more
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
Jewish American PrigEdith Stone
Celia, a young Jewish girl, grows up surrounded by her three spinster aunts, a mother who never stands up for her, and cruel cousins. As she approaches adolescence, Celia is haunted by experiences of childhood emotional and sexual abuse. She’s confused about her ...
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
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