In Ireland, Pence tells U.S. troops to forget the shutdown and focus on ...
On his way to Cairo for a Middle East tour, Vice President Mike Pence shook hands and chatted with U.S. service members Saturday during a stop to refuel Air Force Two at Shannon Airport in Ireland.
Pence is to visit three Middle East nations.
Jimmy John's sprouts linked to multistate salmonella outbreak
CHICAGO -- State and federal health officials are investigating a multistate salmonella outbreak linked to sprouts at Jimmy John's.
Two cases involving Illinois residents have been reported, and Jimmy John's said it would temporarily stop serving...Read More
Social Security: Applying for a child's number and card
During the holiday season, most of us, regardless of religion or beliefs, focus on the children we love. Caring for children is one of the best ways to safeguard the future. And we at Social Security know a thing or two about helping children.
My Pet World: Kathy Ireland extending her passion for fashion to pets
Kathy Ireland's Worldwide brand is 28th most powerful brand in the nation, according to Forbes Magazine, topping $2 billion in licensed products in 2013. When it comes to home decor, the one-time super model is a superstar and more ...Read More
'Bullitt' Mustang spent 40 years in garage — now it's going on tour
DETROIT -- Sean Kiernan is a paint salesman who lived on a horse farm outside Nashville with a dream. And somehow that dream came true -- but it is also just beginning.
This is the story of how a rusty '68 Ford Mustang ended up being the biggest ...Read More
Hot Property: Its guesthouse has a guesthouse
LOS ANGELES -- Thomas Tull -- founder and former chief executive of Legendary Entertainment -- and wife Alba Tull have listed their 33-plus-acre compound in Thousand Oaks for sale at $85 million.
At that price, the private and gated estate in the...Read More
On Gardening: Weeping yaupon, like a living piece of art
The weeping yaupon holly is beyond stunning right now. No, the weeping plant wasn't nuked or genetically modified to obtain that graceful appearance. It was found naturally and native and then simply propagated vegetatively by cutting.
Yaupons ...Read More
At Angel of Hope statue, families mourn children who have passed away
BELLEVILLE, Ill. -- Carrying white flowers and a small plastic candles, families who have lost children slowly made their way down to the Angel of Hope.
It's a yearly tradition for the Belleville Parks and Recreation department, one that takes ...Read More
Science & Technology
As Montecito cleanup continues, a search for where to dump thousands of ...
MONTECITO, Calif. -- For days, crews have filled dozens of dump trucks with tangled metal, tire tread, mud and tree branches they cleared from the mudslide wreckage in Montecito.
This week they discarded at least 3,500 tons -- or about 7 million ...Read More
Democrats energized by intraparty 'Resistance'
WASHINGTON –– Jennifer Mosbacher cried in a doctor's office the morning after Donald Trump's election, unable to control herself during a routine physical. The Atlanta suburbanite had avoided politics her entire life but was overcome with ...Read More