RALEIGH, N.C. -- North Carolina's controversial House Bill 2 has been off the books for three months, but organizations that filed suit against the so-called "bathroom bill" say the law that replaced it leaves transgender ...Read more
SAN FRANCISCO -- Lyft said on Thursday it will develop its own autonomous driving technology and open a laboratory in the Silicon Valley city of Palo Alto to help build the hardware and software.
Lyft's plan to build in-...Read more
CHICAGO -- A confrontation between patrons and staff at a suburban Chicago bar that led to a simple battery charge against a former "American Idol" contestant has now resulted in the arrest of a bartender, authorities said...Read more
NEW YORK -- North Korea boasted that it successfully test-fired its first intercontinental ballistic missile on the Fourth of July, and the U.S. angrily agrees. Russia says not-so-fast, and that's blocking action at the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- John Kingston wants to show Republicans how they can win Senate races in deep-blue states like Massachusetts.
The first step, a top adviser says, is to prove he's nothing like President Donald Trump.
The future for Facebook will arrive when it reports its second-quarter financial results on Wednesday in the week ahead. A year ago, the social media giant gently began to warn shareholders not to expect its monster ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- With congressional job approval hovering around 17 percent, members of Congress are carrying their own baggage into their re-election races, even without the weight of a spouse in legal trouble.
Jane Sanders...Read more
SANDS POINT, N.Y. -- Two former associates of Donald Trump helped a family of wealthy Kazakh fugitives make extensive investments in the United States, some aimed at helping family members obtain legal residency here, a ...Read more
The Empty PulpitSandra Arrants
Fourteen year old Sherman Thompson has stumbled upon the body of his pastor. Laid out, dead, on the front lawn of the parsonage, Reverend Archibald Temple had a voice of thunder that has been rendered silent forever. Sherman and his sister Grace are determined to find out who killed him and ...
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump says he went over to chat with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a dinner in Germany this month because his seat mate, the wife of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, didn't speak any ...Read more
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- O.J. Simpson was granted parole Thursday by the state of Nevada for convictions connected to a robbery in a Las Vegas about a decade ago. He could be out of jail as early as October.
The ruling came ...Read more
New security measures added at international airports now allow laptop computers, tablets and other large electronic devices in the cabins of flights to the United States, the Department of Homeland Security announced ...Read more
The hardest-working man in Hollywood is returning to his roots. ABC announced Thursday morning that Ryan Seacrest will indeed return as host of the rebooted "American Idol."
"We are thrilled to be ushering in this new era...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Chester Bennington, lead vocalist of Linkin Park, died of an apparent suicide Thursday morning, the Los Angeles County coroner confirmed. He was 41.
Firefighters received a call about 9 a.m. regarding a ...Read more
Actress and Baltimore native Jada Pinkett Smith has been vocal about her relationship with the late rapper Tupac Shakur for years -- most recently, to set the record straight about what she considers inaccuracies the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Starting this month, passengers on some international flights from O'Hare airport have been getting their pictures taken before boarding as part of a new U.S. security program that utilizes facial-recognition ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Four members of the House of Representatives have been sued for displaying a rainbow flag in the hallways outside of their Capitol Hill offices.
The plaintiff: Chris Sevier, an attorney who has an ongoing ...Read more
MIAMI -- The University of Central Florida student who "graded" his ex-girlfriend's apology letter in a social media post that went viral and was suspended for two semesters was cleared of all charges Thursday.
Nick Lutz,...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain thanked well-wishers for their support upon hearing he had been diagnosed with brain cancer, saying he would be back "soon."
McCain, who had undergone surgery to remove a blood clot at the ...Read more
More than 1 in 3 cases of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia can be traced to factors -- such as inadequate education, obesity, hearing loss and smoking -- that simply don't need to be, according to a new ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Wednesday again appeared to change his stance on just which path he wants Republican senators to take on health care. But he has long been infatuated with the notion of House and ...Read more