LOS ANGELES -- Southern California is the landscape of dreams, or so the mythology goes. Newcomers arrive. They raise the roof beam high over the simplest foundations and pass on to a new generation the hope that they too ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Almost two weeks after Hondurans went to the polls, the still-unresolved results of the country's disputed national elections remain a source of uncertainty and disquiet amid widespread allegations of fraud....Read more
CAIRO -- Arab countries have demanded the U.S. revoke its decision recognizing Jerusalem as Israel's capital, calling it "invalid."
"This shift in the U.S. policy on Jerusalem is a dangerous development whereby the U.S. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The tide watchers start patrolling whenever the celestial forces align. From coast to coast, hundreds of tide watchers come out with their cameras to record the latest "king tides," brief episodes of tidal ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- For Alabama Democrat Doug Jones to win Tuesday's special election for U.S. Senate, he'll need near-historic turnout from the southern state's large black community and progressive voters. If history holds, he...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- The evacuation of San Luis Rey Downs was orderly at first. Trainers at the 500-stall facility for racehorses in northern San Diego County led thoroughbreds from the stables into trailers or onto a nearby ...Read more
ATLANTA--Snow blanketed a vast swath of the Deep South on Friday, triggering a flurry of winter weather warnings that closed businesses and schools, canceled hundreds of flights and caused traffic gridlock. It also ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- A jury Friday sided with San Diego's Comic-Con in its long-running legal battle over the rights to the name, "comic con," used by a rival convention in Utah.
The verdict, handed down in San Diego federal ...Read more
Miles LassiterMargo Lee Williams
Margo Williams had only a handful of stories and a few names her mother remembered from her childhood about her family's home n Asheboro, NC. Her research would soon help her to make contact with long lost relatives and a pilgrimage "home" with her mother in 1982. This story follows her ...
SAN FRANCISCO -- Six former clerks and externs said 9th U.S. Circuit Court Judge Alex Kozinski made inappropriate sexual comments to them, The Washington Post reported Friday.
Heidi Bond, a Kozinski clerk from 2006 to ...Read more
JACKSON, Miss. -- Four years after it broke ground and nearly two decades after civil rights veterans began pushing for its establishment, the country's first state-sponsored civil rights museum will open Saturday in ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif.--California Assemblyman Matt Dababneh said Friday he is resigning from office at the end of the month, a decision that comes four days after he was publicly accused of masturbating in front of a lobbyist...Read more
Cesar Sanchez-Guzman, who filed a lawsuit this week claiming that Hollywood director and producer Bryan Singer raped him when he was 17 years old in 2003, said in an interview Friday that fear of being outed as gay kept ...Read more
OTAY MESA, Calif. -- Officials have begun testing how easily someone can climb over the border wall prototypes near the Otay Mesa port of entry, progressing to the next phase of a process that may make President Donald ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Beverly Young Nelson, one of the women who has levied sexual misconduct allegations against Roy Moore, said she added the date and location below a now-infamous yearbook inscription she has attributed to the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- After announcing Thursday that he would resign from Congress as of January 2018, Arizona Rep. Trent Franks announced Friday he's resigning immediately, citing a family illness.
"Last night, my wife was ...Read more
MOSCOW -- A semi-retired Russian three-star general oversaw the cross-border movements of a rocket launcher used to bring down a passenger jet in 2014 over eastern Ukraine, killing all aboard, an investigation by a team of...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Disgraced former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says he has no interest in running for Rep. Trent Franks' seat but is considering running for Arizona's open Senate seat.
"I am seriously, seriously, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Friday signed the stopgap spending bill to fund the government through Dec. 22, according to a tweet from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders.
The House and Senate ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Wildfires fanned by sustained Santa Ana winds continued to wreak havoc across Southern California on Friday as blazes in San Diego and Ventura counties destroyed more than 500 structures, sent 212,000 people...Read more
MUNAKATA, Japan -- Okinoshima is a sacred island in the Sea of Japan, shrouded in mystery and strewn with ancient treasures.
For centuries, the island was forbidden to all but about 200 men, who could wade ashore only one...Read more
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