LOS ANGELES -- In what's shaping up to be a highly competitive holiday weekend at the box office, 20th Century Fox and Chernin Entertainment's "Hidden Figures" has the No. 1 spot, just three days in. If it holds, it will ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Former California State Librarian Kevin Starr, who wrote rich cultural, economic and political histories on the birth, growth and maturation of the Golden State, died on Saturday. He was 76.
Starr, a ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump's incoming chief of staff said Sunday that the top U.S. ethics official "ought to be careful" after publicly criticizing the president-elect's plan to step down from leading his businesses while ...Read more
PARIS -- The creation of a Palestinian state remains the only acceptable solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, an international meeting in Paris concluded Sunday.
The meeting of about 75 nations and international ...Read more
WASHINGTON ––The outgoing CIA director Sunday called Donald Trump's comments about the U.S. intelligence community "outrageous" and suggested that the president-elect's attitude toward Russia reflected an incomplete ...Read more
To some, he was the voice of Rodimus Prime on the mid-1980s animated TV show "The Transformers," or Serpentor on the animated "G.I. Joe." But for baby boomers, Dick Gautier was best known for his deadpan performance as ...Read more
He's a former British spy, a man used to operating in the shadows. Now he is dramatically, and uncomfortably, in the spotlight.
Christopher Steele has been identified in news reports as the author of a dossier suggesting ...Read more
SAN DIEGO -- Mexican drug cartels have burrowed dozens of tunnels in the past decade, outfitted them with rail and cart systems to whisk drugs under the U.S. border and, after being discovered by authorities, abandoned ...Read more
If You Leave this Farm: The Dream Is DestroyedAmanda Farmer
A Memoir about courage, hope, and resilience. The story powerfully shows the internal struggle and conflict between personal desires, the crushing weight of constant submission to a father's misguided use of God-given authority, and the need to be accepted by one's ...
LOS ANGELES -- Sara Saravia arrived in the United States in 1981 and quickly got a piece of advice: Watch out for the men in uniforms. If they catch you, you'll find yourself back in El Salvador.
One afternoon, she sat in...Read more
The candidates vying to be the next leader of the Democratic National Committee agree on one thing: The party needs a major overhaul.
Labor Secretary Thomas E. Perez described the organization as a "fixer-upper." Rep. ...Read more
Friday, Tony and Grammy-winning singer Jennifer Holliday defended her scheduled performance at President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration.
Now she's had a change of heart.
Holliday wrote an open letter obtained by the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President-elect Donald Trump Saturday criticized as "all talk ... no action" Rep. John Lewis, who was repeatedly beaten and nearly lost his life in the long struggle for civil rights.
Trump's Twitter ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Wayne Brady clearly did not like being called an unusual casting choice for the role of Aaron Burr in the Chicago production of "Hamilton," an assignment he begins Tuesday night at Chicago's PrivateBank Theatre....Read more
WASHINGTON -- The day after Donald Trump is inaugurated as president, an estimated 200,000 people from across the country will flood Washington for a demonstration billed as the Women's March on Washington.
Some will ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA –– Four times, Elaine Paparella Vandeputte underwent balloon angioplasty to clear dangerous blockages in her right coronary artery, usually also having stents implanted to prop open the blood vessel.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A suspect was in custody. Passengers in other terminals called and texted their families to report they were safe, despite the frightening news on TV. They clustered by gates and prepared to board ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Alexander Gutierrez Garcia left Cuba last August, beginning a treacherous journey up the spine of South and Central America in a quest to reach the United States.
Along the way, he was robbed, kidnapped and...Read more
NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico -- Ernesto Vazquez is giving himself 24 hours to decide whether the small chance of a life in the United States is worth being locked up for a year without knowing if he'll get to stay or be deported ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President-elect Donald Trump may have mocked the rocky debut of successor Arnold Schwarzenegger in the faux-boardroom chair of "The Celebrity Apprentice," but as he makes his own start in the Oval Office, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Perhaps nowhere in America would so many people be as personally affected by the Republican-led repeal of Obamacare than Miami.
Three congressional districts -- all represented by Republicans -- have among ...Read more