WASHINGTON -- Erin Macdonald has a Ph.D. in astrophysics, loves "Star Trek" and is education manager for World Space Week. She's also contemplating winning a seat in the Colorado state Legislature.
Macdonald wants to ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Former President Barack Obama marked the anniversary of the Affordable Care Act with a robust defense of the law Republicans sought to begin repealing Thursday.
In a lengthy written statement, Obama made no ...Read more
LONDON -- The attacker who rammed pedestrians and stabbed a police officer in central London was a British-born man once investigated for "violent extremism," Prime Minister Theresa May said on Thursday.
"The case is ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- Ever since President Donald Trump was elected, people have been asking Pablo Alvarado:
If I get detained, you will protect me, right? You will help me so I don't get deported?
The longtime immigrant rights...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Democrats plan a filibuster against Neil Gorsuch, President Donald Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court, setting up a Senate fight that they are almost certain to eventually lose.
The long-expected ...Read more
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BALTIMORE -- Cardinal William Henry Keeler, the longtime leader of the Archdiocese of Baltimore whose influence in the Catholic Church spanned international borders over nearly six decades, died Thursday. He had turned 86 ...Read more
CHICAGO -- A second teacher has been disciplined at Eisenhower High School in suburban Chicago over a student's refusal to stand for the Pledge of Allegiance.
Vince Ziebarth, who has worked in District 218 since 2009, and...Read more
An album. A mixtape. An audiobook in which he annotates his old scripts from "Degrassi: The Next Generation."
At this point, it doesn't really matter what form a new Drake release takes. The Canadian rapper and singer -- ...Read more
Rag Dolls: Callie's Story (Volume 1)Shelley D Terrell
After the sudden death of her beloved Nana, Callie is ripped away from everything she knows and placed in a filthy, loveless, overcrowded foster home. Because of her ability to feel other's emotions, she is overwhelmed by pain from the other children. She knows that if ...
The feisty Shirley MacLaine has lived her life and spoken her mind on her own terms. That makes her the perfect casting to play Harriet Lauler, a retired take-charge businesswoman in "The Last Word." This is one of those ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: My sister Maddy is in 12th grade and will graduate soon. Over the last two years, we have grown really close -- from eating Chinese together every other day, to going shopping together. We have the closest ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Ringing ears remind Texas resident Roger L. Perales of the war that's still within him.
Sixteen months in Vietnam as an infantryman and helicopter door gunner with the 101st Airborne Division left other ...Read more
University of California, Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks improperly accepted free benefits, including membership to the campus fitness center, personal training sessions and the unauthorized transfer of exercise ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- A veteran U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement special agent was accused this week of working with an organized crime figure to help a Mexican national with multiple convictions re-enter the country ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In the first major showdown between President Donald Trump and the most conservative lawmakers in America, the conservatives won -- but few are declaring victory.
Refusing to budge in their opposition to a ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Hours after House GOP leaders and President Donald Trump on Friday made the decision to finally pull their ill-fated health care plan, one of the bill's architects made an interesting pivot to Trump's tax ...Read more
Almost six months after deadly Hurricane Matthew destroyed crops and livestock along Haiti's southern peninsula, life has become so desperate that Haitians are eating poisonous plants and living in caves to survive, aid ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump reignited a bruising battle over the nation's energy future that environmentalists had hoped was behind them when he announced Friday that his administration has issued a permit for the...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Republicans won't have a recorded vote on leadership's health care plan but that doesn't mean their position on it won't be used against them in campaign ads in 2018.
Former National Republican Congressional...Read more
Blame for the failure of the Republican health care bill will fall on multiple parties, including House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, who helped craft it, and the conservative and more moderate GOP factions that warred over its ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- In the last hour on Friday afternoon that House Republicans and the White House still held out hope they'd start the unraveling of Obamacare, U.S. Rep. Mark Meadows stayed at the negotiating table.
When he ...Read more