WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Friday contended he is willing to work with Speaker Nancy Pelosi after the two traded sharp criticisms following him blowing up a Wednesday meeting about a now-scuttled possible ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- A 102-year-old woman is being evicted from her longtime residence in unincorporated Ladera Heights in Los Angeles County so the landlord's daughter can move in instead, according to an eviction notice the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Giant green stems with budding yellow flowers greeted hikers along a narrow path beneath the soaring Santa Monica Mountains on a recent drizzly day.
This is where, just seven months ago, the worst fire in ...Read more
DAVENPORT, Iowa -- Kim Sweat is the type of voter who might worry Beto O'Rourke's campaign.
Infatuated with O'Rourke since his 2018 Senate bid in Texas, Sweat hosted a watch party for his presidential campaign launch at ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Growing up in England, Naomi Scott, like so many other young girls, fell in love at an early age with Disney's animated heroines -- particularly Mulan, Pocahontas and Jasmine from "Aladdin." But while those ...Read more
CHICAGO -- In the fall, Netflix acquired a major soundstage complex in Albuquerque. Last month came news that the streaming service is opening a new production hub in Brooklyn, as well. Peter Hawley, who now heads up the ...Read more
Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein has reached a tentative $44 million settlement with women who have accused him of sexual assault as well as creditors of his former studio, according to two people familiar with the ...Read more
HARTFORD, Conn. -- The Connecticut Senate on Thursday gave overwhelming bipartisan approval to a bill that mandates stricter rules regarding gun storage, proving a template for similar legislation on the federal level.
CHICAGO -- Illinois residents could see their home values increase if the state legalizes recreational marijuana, and the bump could come as soon as a law is passed.
A recent study from Clever Real Estate, a St. Louis-...Read more
CHICAGO -- The developer Sterling Bay plans to build affordable housing on more than 100 vacant lots on Chicago's South and West sides, as the developer known for larger and glitzier projects takes a crack at Chicago's ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The majority of municipalities in the Chicago region, including the city itself, lost population last year, according to newly released estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, part of a familiar trend of overall ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The famed cobalt blue waters of Lake Tahoe became more clear last year, gaining 10 feet in visibility from the year before, according to a new study released Thursday by scientists at the University of ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Florida is blocking the public from seeing videos or photographs kept by government agencies that show a mass killing, a measure inspired in part by the Parkland school shooting and the massacre at...Read more
Scientists have discovered yet another way that single-celled organisms have outsmarted us.
The tiny bacteria that live inside our guts have an ingenious way of withstanding the onslaught of antibiotics we throw at them, ...Read more
LEXINGTON, Ky. -- New mining methods that churn up silica-laden rock are likely responsible for the surge of black lung disease that has afflicted hundreds of miners across Central Appalachia in recent years, according to ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Two influential senators released draft health care legislation Thursday, a package of narrowly tailored proposals that will likely be part of a measure to lower health care costs that lawmakers hope to pass ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- Nouman Raja had a badge, a gun, and the sworn duty to protect the community. But after he shot stranded motorist Corey Jones dead, the police officer couldn't get a haircut, pump gas in his car or ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers are fed up with the barrage of scam and nuisance calls plaguing them and their constituents and on Thursday, the Senate passed a bipartisan measure to combat robocalls.
Senators voted, 97-1, to ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A federal hurricane forecast issued Thursday calls for a near-normal season this year, with four to eight hurricanes and up to 15 storms powerful enough to be given names.
The forecast represents ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's family or staff should stage an intervention, Speaker Nancy Pelosi said Thursday, noting she's concerned for his well-being and that of the country.
"I pray for the president of the ...Read more
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