WASHINGTON -- Fueled by accusations against titans of Hollywood, industry and politics, the #MeToo movement will prompt state lawmakers across the country this year to consider bills that could fundamentally change the ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Zulidany Cortez came to the emergency room at Amita Health Adventist Medical Center Bolingbrook when she could no longer take the pain from a wrist she hurt moving furniture.
In years past, doctors likely would...Read more
I, WalterMike Hartner
Born of the working class in England, young Walter Crofter runs away from his dysfunctional family to seek fun and adventure. Becoming first mate on a trade ship, not only does Walter save the captain's life more than once, he excels at his position to find wealth, love...
KABUL -- At least 11 people have been injured after unknown gunmen attacked the office of an aid organization, Save the Children, in Jalalabad city in eastern Afghanistan Wednesday morning, officials confirmed.
Nangarhar ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- As Congress searches for a deal to protect so-called "Dreamers" from deportation, there are parallels to 2013, when immigration legislation won widespread support in the Senate only to be roundly ignored in ...Read more
Susan Jarsulic didn't know if she would win when she appealed changes to her disabled daughter's health plan.
But she didn't expect to be called "snotty" or to be faulted for talking to legislators about her daughter's ...Read more
MIAMI--In the scrum to replace the retiring Ileana Ros-Lehtinen as the congressional representative of an increasingly left-leaning district, one name is emerging that could potentially clear some of the Democratic field: ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Police Department has launched a use-of-force investigation into a videotaped incident in which a sergeant pulled a young woman from a Metro subway train and then arrested her because she ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA -- Two years ago, when Jeanne Pepper Bernstein's son said he wanted to embark on a grueling science curriculum at the University of Pennsylvania, it made her nervous. Blaze, the product of six years in a ...Read more
Person parked near White House with loaded gun arrested
A person parked about a block from the White House was arrested early Tuesday morning after officers discovered a loaded gun inside their vehicle, the Secret Service...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- The online auction site eBay is known for its unusual offerings. It's where, for example, a suit of armor for a guinea pig can fetch $1,025 and a grilled cheese sandwich purportedly bearing a portrait of the...Read more
Jamaica's national security minister told the country's lawmakers Tuesday that a heightened state of alert sparked by warring violent gangs in St. James Parish is "going very well," and has led to the arrest of a Florida ...Read more
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