WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration is pressing to open peace talks with insurgents in Afghanistan by April, a timetable driven by the president's mounting impatience with the stalemated 17-year-old war.
The short-term...Read more
SEATTLE -- Fraser River chinook, one of the most important food sources for southern resident killer whales, are in steep decline and should be listed for protection as an endangered species, a Canadian independent science...Read more
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A subdued President Donald Trump, leading an administration with key senior positions in flux and the potential for new damaging disclosures from special counsel Robert Mueller, fell back on more ...Read more
A Superior Court judge has ruled that Tesla was engaging in illegal sales out of its Greenwich, Conn., gallery in another local setback for the California electric car maker.
In the judgment last week, Judge Joseph M. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows has emerged as a top pick for White House chief of staff as President Donald Trump has struggled to find someone to fill what has become one of the most perilous jobs in ...Read more
Equifax Inc. failed to modernize its technology security to match the company's aggressive growth strategy and data gathering, a shortcoming that left it open to the 2017 hack that compromised the information of 148 ...Read more
WACO, Texas -- A judge accepted the controversial plea deal for a former Baylor University fraternity president accused of sexual assault, granting Jacob Walter Anderson no jail time, according to a representative for ...Read more
It was the showdown that wasn't.
On the eve of a key parliamentary vote expected Tuesday on the terms of Britain's departure from the European Union, Prime Minister Theresa May called it off. That postponement set off a ...Read more
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft, who last week announced an investigation into the office operations of outgoing Attorney General Josh Hawley, has asked the state's auditor to help him ...Read more
Miami is now officially home to its first unicorn.
On Monday, ParkJockey, founded in 2013 by entrepreneurs Ari Ojalvo and Umut Tekin and based on Brickell Key, announced an investment by Japanese conglomerate SoftBank. ...Read more
The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. announced its film nominees for the 24th Critics' Choice Awards on Monday, with period black comedy "The Favourite" earning 14 nominations, just ahead of box office blockbuster "Black ...Read more
The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. clearly has a thing for crime, with Monday's announcement of the TV nominees for the 24th annual Critics' Choice Awards revealing lots of love for shows about skirting the law.
"The ...Read more
We'll begin with an unfair apples-and-oranges comparison because, let's face it, a lot of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has a way of unrolling like an endless roll of Fruit by the Foot.
Unlike the hugely profitable, ...Read more
Court TV -- the outlet that first brought live gavel-to-gavel coverage of sensational legal cases into the country's living rooms -- is being revived.
Cincinnati-based TV station group owner E.W. Scripps Co. announced ...Read more
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The extent of Adam Lanza's abject loneliness, the intensity of his scorn for the world, his interest in pedophilia, his astounding list of daily grievances, the reach of his obsession with mass murder -- ...Read more
WASHNGTON -- Lindsey Graham laughingly says his sudden embrace of Rand Paul is a sign of what the Bible calls "end times." Rand Paul jokes that their mind meld first needed couples' counseling.
Long at odds when it comes ...Read more
SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A man was severely injured in what may have been a rare mountain lion attack Sunday evening in Nevada County, Calif., state Fish and Wildlife officials said.
The victim was found near Grass Valley by...Read more
Olivia de Havilland was more than just angry when she learned how she was portrayed in last year's FX limited series "Feud: Bette and Joan." The Hollywood legend felt blindsided by the show.
"Mystification and indignation...Read more
H.E.R. was in a bit of a panic when her manager texted with an urgent request.
The rising R&B sensation is on the road and battling a nasty cold that just won't go away -- a pitfall of singing to sold-out crowds in the ...Read more
The nominations for the 2019 Grammys Awards were announced on Friday morning, and this year's contenders for best comedy album are -- surprise! -- all men.
Patton Oswalt ("Annihilation"), Dave Chappelle ("Equanimity & the...Read more
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