MIAMI -- The beginnings of a memorial to the six people who died in the collapse of a bridge at Florida International University appeared Sunday -- a single bouquet of flowers and six small wooden crosses on cords hung ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Congress wants to take a harder look at victims of sexual harassment who don't have much clout.
The bipartisan Congressional Caucus for Women's Issues is hosting a hearing, "Beyond the Headlines: Combating ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee raised nearly $10.6 million in February.
That's the most the committee has ever raised during the second month of the year, according to figures obtained first...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump plans to push ahead with a controversial call for the death penalty for some drug dealers as part of a larger initiative to fight opioid abuse, a senior White House official said Sunday...Read more
Even as opioids flood American communities and fuel widespread addiction, hospitals are facing a dangerous shortage of the powerful painkillers needed by patients in acute pain, according to doctors, pharmacists and a ...Read more
Fearing he would die if he stayed, Mohamed fled the civil war in his home country of Syria, heading to Saudi Arabia where he spent six years working as a physician. While there, Mohamed worked toward his goal of coming to ...Read more
The presence of some Russian athletes at the Winter Olympics Games this year raised eyebrows, but the International Olympic Committee said that not every athlete from that country was doping. (Unfortunately, a male curler ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I am a 53-year-old woman who has finally met a kind, decent man after many abusive relationships. I honor our bond and have been open about my past, which has been colorful, to say the least.
I was an addict. ...Read more
If You Leave this Farm: The Dream Is DestroyedAmanda Farmer
A Memoir about courage, hope, and resilience. The story powerfully shows the internal struggle and conflict between personal desires, the crushing weight of constant submission to a father's misguided use of God-given authority, and the need to be accepted by one's ...
OAKLAND, Calif. -- When Mayor Libby Schaaf delivered her most recent State of the City address, she moved the event from Oakland's City Hall to a location rife with symbolism, the Islamic Cultural Center of Northern ...Read more
PASADENA, Calif. -- A self-confessed "softy," actress Malin Akerman is learning to be more assertive. It's a quality you need in Hollywood, she says on a cool, winter day in the guest room of a hotel here.
Akerman, who ...Read more
CHICAGO -- Like Chicago's downtown on St. Patrick's Day weekend, a river of green has flowed through TV sets ahead of Tuesday's primary vote, as candidates for Illinois governor have spent tens of millions of dollars on ...Read more
LONDON –– The United Kingdom accused Russia of developing and stockpiling nerve agents for a decade, after Moscow suggested that a British laboratory may have been the source of the substance used to poison a former ...Read more
Republican lawmakers spoke against the firing of FBI official Andrew McCabe and efforts by President Donald Trump and his lawyer to link it to the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
McCabe shouldn't...Read more
WASHINGTON –– Sen. Rand Paul said Sunday that he would "do everything to stop" President Donald Trump's nominations of Mike Pompeo for secretary of state and Gina Haspel for CIA director, but conceded that he may not ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Promoting the image of a new Saudi Arabia, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman arrives Monday in Washington on a cross-country trip to court government officials, Silicon Valley technology companies, investors ...Read more
LOS ANGELES -- UCLA graduate student Kristen Glasgow says she first met Gabriel Piterberg, a history professor, in 2008. They had coffee together and then, she alleged, he walked her to her car, pushed her against it and ...Read more
DEAR ABBY: I'm a disabled middle-aged woman, married for 15 years. From the beginning, there was never much passion between my husband and me, but we're friends. I'm now becoming less able to go out and do things, and I ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Nancy Pelosi alone can't fix it.
That's the sense among some Republicans who are increasingly anxious about the 2018 political environment after a loss in a deep-red district in Pennsylvania last week, in ...Read more
LOS ANGELES--A man shot and killed his ex-wife and then shot himself in a murder and attempted suicide Saturday afternoon at the Oaks mall in Thousand Oaks, authorities said.
Authorities received a call around 2:15 p.m. ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump on Saturday celebrated the abrupt firing of Andrew McCabe from the FBI as a "great day for Democracy" and a victory in his battle with the special counsel leading the Russia ...Read more