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
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 ...
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
WASHINGTON -- With the effort to repeal the 2010 health care law on the brink of failure, conservatives are warning that the Republican base will abandon the party. And some are already turning on GOP senators holding up ...Read more
Supreme Court justices said Wednesday that the Trump administration could temporarily reinstate restrictions on refugee resettlement, but that it could not limit the kinds of "close" family members exempt from a ban on ...Read more
CHICAGO -- On Aug. 4, one day after he turns 91, Tony Bennett will take the stage of the Ravinia Festival, in Highland Park, Ill.
If past performances -- such as last year's -- are any indication, he'll perform about two ...Read more
Luc Besson was feeling a little discombobulated.
On a recent afternoon, the French director of such films as "La Femme Nikita," "The Fifth Element" and "Lucy" sat in a Los Angeles multiplex, where he had just introduced a...Read more
NEW DELHI -- On the edge of one of India's biggest slums, Alauddin Ansari opens a paper ledger of daily sales at his small leather shop and points to a blank page. That's the tally for today. Nothing.
Before Prime ...Read more
The debut season of HBO's "Insecure" was a stunning start, but at times it could feel claustrophobic, intimate to a fault. There was Issa Dee (creator and star Issa Rae) and there was the love triangle consisting of Dee, ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain has a form of brain cancer that was discovered when doctors removed a blood clot above his left eye, his office said Wednesday night.
Tissue tested after the procedure last Friday revealed a...Read more
CARSON CITY, Nev. -- It was justice. It was a legal abomination. It was reality television before reality television was even really a thing. It was before social media and yet was probably the most viral story of the last...Read more
- O.J. Simpson granted parole
- Trump says he sat with Putin at dinner because the wife of Japan's leader doesn't speak English. But she does
- 4 House Democrats sued for displaying Pride flag
- Student who 'graded' his ex-girlfriend's apology letter won't be suspended from college
- Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dies at 41