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WASHINGTON (AP) — Symbols of American promise have turned into emblems of American dysfunction amid a dispute in Congress over spending and immigratio..
Four years ago, on Christmas Eve in my small hometown of Yakutsk, the temperature fell down to freezing -45°C and all the local taxi services simultan..
A former assistant police chief for a Kentucky police department allegedly instructed a police recruit to shoot black minors if he were to catch them ..
Now with out rejected Jim women photographed amid work out. In those images sprayed across social media along with some comments considered inappropri..
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens listens to a question during an interview in his office at the Missouri Capitol on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018, in Jefferson C..
CRYSTAL LAKE – As the sun rose Saturday morning over the Crystal Lake Metra station, more than 200 McHenry County residents gathered to take buses to ..
Visitors to the Statue of Liberty take photos Saturday from aboard a ferry that cruised the bay around the statue and Ellis Island in New York. The Na..
After a state agency illegally used her stock photo for an HIV campaign, the NY court ruled in favor of Avril Nolan. The model can now pursue a lawsui..
A woman's ordeal after being left on the street by hospital staff highlighted the problem of patient dumping. Her family says her case also highlights..
The Charlotte Hornets have put star guard Kemba Walker on the trading block. While he has been their best player in recent years, he hasn't been able ..
(Reuters) - Twitter Inc (TWTR.N), which is reviewing Russian interference during the 2016 U.S. elections, said on Friday it would notify some of its u..
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story contains strong language and mature subject matter. This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's Feb. 5 State of the Black Athl..
The Latest on women's marches around the world (all times local): 7:15 p.m. Hillary Clinton says women's marches around the United States and the worl..
AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. (AP) — The federal government shutdown prompted the Air Force Academy on Saturday to call off sports events and upended plans..
Hollywood awards season carries on with the 2018 SAG Awards on Sunday, Jan. 21. The show, known for recognizing actors for their work in TV and film, ..
Jennifer Lawrence joined up with Cameron Diaz and Adele on Saturday to take a stand in Los Angeles in the name of women's rights and equality, taking ..
___ US oil output is booming and seen outpacing Saudis, Russia PARIS (AP) — A global energy agency says that U.S. oil production is growing quickly an..
Tom Petty, the singer and guitarist whose influential music spanned four decades, died in October from an accidental drug overdose as a result of mixi..
(Reuters) - As midnight neared on Friday and the U.S. government barreled toward a shutdown, Republicans and Democrats sought to apportion blame for t..
CRYSTAL LAKE – As the sun rose Saturday morning over the Crystal Lake Metra station, more than 200 McHenry County residents gathered to take buses to ..
The federal government shutdown prompted the Air Force Academy on Saturday to call off sports events and upended plans for military outside the U.S. w..
CRYSTAL LAKE – After hidden camera footage surfaced of Algonquin Township Clerk Karen Lukasik and a friend thumbing through records after hours, one t..
CRYSTAL LAKE – Community High School District 155 officials are nearing a settlement with a Cary-Grove High School student who filed a federal lawsuit..
The idea first came to Teresa Shook, a Hawaii retiree, in the hours after Donald Trump was elected. Perhaps, she suggested to a few friends on Faceboo..
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- In his first interview since acknowledging an extramarital affair, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said Saturday that there was "no..
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- In his first interview since acknowledging an extramarital affair, Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens said Saturday that there was "no..
The Latest on women's marches around the world (all times local): 4 p.m. New Jersey's new first lady says she was a victim of-----violence while atten..
What began as a simple Facebook invitation to protest the election of president Donald Trump has become that and a whole lot more, with this year’s ma..
After the famed Ice Bucket Challenge raised millions for ALS research in 2014, one family has stepped in to turn that research into a cure through the..
On the anniversary of Donald Trump’s inauguration one year ago, tens of thousands of people took to the streets Saturday from New York to Los Angeles ..
In this edition of Star Wars Bits: Who hasn’t dreamed of naming their kid after their favorite fictional character? According to this info from Names...
NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Petty died last year because of an accidental drug overdose that his family said occurred on the same day he found out his hip was..
WICHITA, Kans. (KSNW) – A local donut chain used the latest social media stunt, called the Tide Pod challenge, to promote a new kind of donut Wednesda..
(Newser) – An assistant police chief in Kentucky resigned after exchanging what a county attorney calls "highly disturbing racist and threatening Face..
NEW YORK -- Across the globe, people are hitting the streets on the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, marching against hi..
But wait! There is another crisis brewing, and it isn’t the animal fecal matter in your algae water. Over the past few days, we’ve seen the creation o..
Thousands of protesters turned out across the nation for the second Women's March on Saturday, marking the first anniversary of President Donald Trump..
3rd update,  Saturday writethru: And so January begins to ratchet down after the holidays with weekend ticket sales seeing an estimated $133.3M, -8% f..
No one likes eighth grade. It’s the compulsory military service of American adolescence, the cod liver oil every child must swallow on her way to adul..
CRYSTAL LAKE — As the sun rose Saturday morning over the Crystal Lake Metra station, more than 200 McHenry County residents gathered to bus downtown C..
South Africa’s second-largest city is facing its worst drought in a century, with its water supply expected to run dry April 21. They’re calling it “D..
Pakistani authorities on Friday closed the offices of a U.S. government-funded radio station whose broadcasts it said were “against the interests of P..
The diagnosis arrived the day before Thomas Walsh left for a ski academy in Vermont. For months, the rising star on the U.S. junior skiing circuit dis..
NEW YORK -- Across the globe, people are hitting the streets on the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump's inauguration, marching against hi..
Long before Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck was reading NFL playbooks, he was simply reading. Bookworm or bibliophile – however you describ..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Thousands of protesters turned out across the nation for the second Women’s March on Saturday, marking the first anniversary of..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he signed into law a bill renewing the National Security Agency’s warrantless intern..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he signed into law a bill renewing the National Security Agency’s warrantless intern..
Tom Petty died last year because of an accidental drug overdose that his family said occurred on the same day he found out his hip was broken after pe..
Facebook announced on Friday that it will start ranking news outlets based on how widely they’re trusted by the platform's users. Publishers with high..