WASHINGTON -- More than 90 protesters were arrested on Inauguration Day after thousands of demonstrators crowded the streets north of the Capitol Mall, with some small groups setting fires and smashing storefronts and the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The most reassuring, and ultimately significant image from Friday's otherwise gloomy, often ugly, Inauguration Day: Presidents Donald Trump and Barack Obama never stopped talking to each other.
As they ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- There was no mistaking the clear message President Donald Trump made in his inaugural address: America comes first.
In a terse, 16-minute speech that differed from his predecessors, Trump shunned the United ...Read more
When it came to assessing who wore what on Inauguration Day, there was a whole lot of sartorial symbolism going. Not to mention a freaky fashion confluence that resulted in the incoming first lady and her husband's bitter ...Read more
ROME -- Rescuers were at work late Friday to dig five people out of the rubble of an Italian hotel that was struck by an avalanche this week.
Earlier Friday a woman and four children were extracted from the Rigopiano ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- To the question of which Donald Trump would speak to America on Friday -- the dark Trump who spoke angrily at his party's convention or the more conciliatory Trump heard in the hours after his surprise ...Read more
There was no pivot. There was no olive branch, no binding of wounds, no lofty summons to the better angels of our nature.
The 16-minute inaugural address that President Donald Trump delivered was Trumpism distilled to its...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Donald Trump had predicted a record-setting turnout for the inauguration, but indicators point to a much more modest gathering.
As the incoming president took the oath of office, the white panels put down to...Read more
Tales of My Large, Loud, Spiritual FamilyKatherine Agranovich
When Katherine hypnotizes her daughter Jessica to pass a math quiz, the teenager reports seeing two angels who give her sage advice. With that, the gates of consciousness fly open and the realm of spirit bursts through, propelling the Agranovich clan on a rollercoaster ride full of mystical ...
WASHINGTON -- As New York Rep. Peter King gaveled in the House chamber at 10 a.m. for a quick pro forma session, there was an abnormal crowd of members in the chamber for what is typically a boring procedural necessity.
WASHINGTON -- Attendees at presidential inaugurations can, generally, expect a speech fit for the weather.
Looking at midday temperature data for the past 52 years -- stretching back to President Lyndon B. Johnson's ...Read more
You're deep in a conversation with a friend and suddenly you can't remember an acquaintance's name.
You can see her face. That name is almost, almost there. But not quite.
Blushing, you laugh, call it "a senior moment" ...Read more
GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- At the age of 74, Sue Fernandez has lived through the civil rights movement, the Vietnam War and the invasion of Iraq without joining a single protest. She was busy raising three sons and working full ...Read more
MEXICO CITY -- Mexican drug lord and prison escape artist Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman has been extradited to the United States to stand trial in Brooklyn on drug trafficking and murder conspiracy charges, the U.S. Department...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Miguel Ferrer, an actor with a long list of credits ranging from "Twin Peaks" to his current role on CBS' "NCIS: Los Angeles," died of cancer Thursday. He was 61.
A fixture on TV and in movies since the ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Unlikely as it might seem at this point in his up-and-down career, M. Night Shyamalan proves he can still pull off a genuine surprise at the end of his unnervingly clever new thriller, "Split." The precise ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump's pick to head the Energy Department, used his opening statement at his Senate confirmation Thursday to back away from his biggest potential problem: his earlier calls...Read more
PALM BEACH, Fla. -- The genteel people of Palm Beach, home to the old-money fortunes of captains-of-industry scions, once ridiculed even their wealthy Kennedy neighbors -- with their Irish Catholicism, Hollywood paparazzi ...Read more
SAN JOSE, Calif. -- The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Thursday it has closed an investigation of a fatal Tesla Autopilot Tesla crash, finding no defects and declining to issue a recall notice.
The ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama wrote a final thank you note on Thursday as he prepares to turn the Oval Office over to President-elect Donald Trump.
Obama wrote the message ahead of writing his note to Trump that is...Read more
KHETATIMBI, India -- Dudhabhai Kalabhai knew the rules: He could stand outside the village temple and join his hands in a quick, whispered prayer. He was not to linger or attempt to climb the steps.
As a Dalit, part of ...Read more
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