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PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Cassius Winston scored 12 of his career-high 28 points during a 4-minute span late in the second half to help No. 4 Michigan Sta..
Liam Gallagher crowd surfed in America so he could fart on people's heads. The 'Wall of Glass' hitmaker got his gassy revenge on audience members who ..
The 62-year-old actor - who stars as an idealistic defence attorney in his new movie 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.' - has cited their upbringing and a lack o..
CHICAGO – More than 2,000 students got into the hottest show in Chicago for free – “Hamilton: An American Musical “ – as part of their acceptance to N..
A mourner kneels by a memorial for the victims of the Sutherland Springs First Baptist Church mass shooting. Readers continue to express their sorrow ..
Last year, when these families gatherered for Thanksgiving, politics threatened the holiday harmony. Who knew Donald Trump’s election would unify us a..
Photo: Ben Olander /TNS When I was in elementary school, my mom declared that Charles Manson was the devil. She’d been reading “Helter Skelter.” The d..
Fourth graders Atom Bobadilla, left, and Karina Gallegos, both 9, take part in the Literacy San Antonio/SAReads program at Southwest Elementary School..
Photo: Michael Ciaglo /Houston Chronicle Ava Pettit, 8, plays with the family dog, Zoe. About a year ago, Zoe bit Ava in the face while jumping for a ..
After 10 years with the Boys and Girls Club of Rochester, Executive Director Jodi Millerbernd is heading to Dallas to serve as vice president of the S..
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. (AP) — American skaters Nathan Chen and Adam Rippon hold the top two spots at Skate America following the short program Friday night..
CHICAGO — Rigoberto Velazquez had a bachelor's degree in psychology from DePaul University and a steady job at a home health agency, but wasn't sure w..
NEW YORK — Some smaller retailers will tug at shoppers' heartstrings during the holidays, trying to create an emotional experience or connection that ..
Jeff Bezo$ made out like Scrooge McDuck on Black Friday after rising Amazon share prices lifted his personal fortune to more than $100 billion.  That'..
NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of shopping by..
Deanna Stellato and Nathan Bartholomay, of the United States, perform during the pairs short program at the 2017 Bridgestone Skate America, Friday, No..
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Tra Holder scored a career-high 40 points to lead Arizona State to a 102-86 upset of No. 15 Xavier in the championship game of the La..
While the rest of America was slipping into a turkey coma on Thanksgiving Day in 1988, Minneapolis area residents lucky enough to get clear reception ..
PALM BEACH, Fla. — On Thanksgiving, President Trump celebrated winning. Early in the morning, he tweeted a list of wins, including the “highest Stock ..
RICHMOND — As bad as the overall outcome of Virginia’s recent election was for Republicans, there was one facet of the vote that raises special alarm ..
While it may be Thanksgiving and now Black Friday here in America, it’s important to remember that in Scotland, things are a bit different. That is wh..
Back in the 1990s, could any futurist have predicted that a hallmark of our modern dystopia would be watching billion-dollar companies duke it out via..
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): 6:30 p.m.: Macy's says it has "fully resolved" problems on Black Friday related to its p..
From left, Sirio Chavez, teacher Phoebe Sherman and Anton Eiss play the iCivics game, "Do I Have a Right?" In it, players run a law firm and decide if..
Television Col. basketball Savannah St. at Texas Tech FSSW& 2 p.m. Col. basketball N. Florida at Miami FSSW 3 p.m. Col. basketball SIU-Edwardsville at..
Slowly but surely, being a saver is paying off again. For years after the recession, banks paid next to nothing on deposits — much to the detriment of..
Self-taught rocket builder Mike Hughes plans to fly in his homemade rocket above the Mojave Desert in Southern California. (Patrick Martin/The Washing..
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): 5 p.m. Macy's says it's having problems processing some gift and credit cards on Black F..
NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers worked hard to attract shoppers to stores on Black Friday, offering in-person deals meant to counter the ease of shopping by..
If Black Friday riot videos weren't enough to convince you that America is a consumerist hell on Earth, then our president's Black Friday promo surely..
Jude Law is the latest actor to be brought into the Marvel Cinematic Universe, as he’s circling in to play the male lead role in the upcoming Captain ..
Photo: MADDIE MCGARVEY, NYT COLUMBUS, Ohio — They seem an odd couple: J.D. Vance, author of “Hillbilly Elegy,” his best-selling memoir of growing up i..
It looks like Charlie Rose, accused serial harasser and haver of ye olde “Crusty Paw,” screwed CBS even more than previously thought. Thanks to his al..
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): 3 p.m. Octavius Crawford was out in person at the Mall of America for Black Friday becau..
No dinosaur stands alone. Every time a new species is announced, that dinosaur is placed into the context of all that have come before. It's another e..
The recent DC Films releases have been prolific in naming comic book writers and artists for "special thanks," and Justice League -- now in its second..
Fans are on the edge of their seats for an Avengers: Infinity War trailer and BossLogic passed the time by creating some of the coolest and most uniqu..
The 4-7 Pitt Panthers beat previously unbeaten No. 2 Miami, 24-14, on Black Friday in Pittsburgh. The win puts the Canes’ Playoff hunt in some doubt a..
The battle over a Confederate plaque on a West Virginia courthouse shows no sign of being resolved any time soon and could cast a shadow over next yea..
It's Black Friday — and you know what that means! We're all part of a corporate machine that makes us rip each other's hair out at 6 a.m. for the last..
Brooklyn Nine-Nine star Stephanie Beatriz used the Thanksgiving holiday to let Marvel Studios know something she would be thankful for: Playing the ch..
Aidan Turner is set to wrap his work on Poldark season 4 in 2018, and after that he’s taking off to an entirely new gig. According to a report from th..
A bobcat trapped in a snare at the Billings, Mont., airport looks out of his crate before being released east of Shepherd, Mont. Fur trappers are aski..
Forget Black Friday and remember "Small Business Saturday," the Saturday after Thanksgiving when millions of smaller retailers -- especially tradition..
As we get closer to December, the weather is starting to get chilly, which means you’ll want to spend plenty of time at home on your couch curled unde..
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): ——— 1 p.m. Hot toys were hard to find in stores. That's according to Jim Silver, editor-..
David Fischer is one of the biggest car dealers in America. But soon he's going to embark on a new mission as an ambassador. Not a goodwill ambassador..
The foundation of ComicBook.Com is comics. While we love to cover all aspects of pop and geek culture, our roots lie in the comics community and the p..
While the rest of America was slipping into a turkey coma on Thanksgiving Day in 1988, Minneapolis area residents lucky enough to get clear reception ..
Gunstar Heroes is side-scrolling shooting sublimated, chaos synchronized into a bullet symphony that makes the game feel very addictive. Created by Tr..