Serena Williams Drops a Set, Then Cruises

Williams lost the first set before rallying for a 2-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Garbiñe Muguruza that put her back...

January 26, 2015

In Move Toward Campaign, Christie Creates PAC and Hires Staff

Gov. Chris Christie will make his most decisive move yet toward a presidential run by creating a political...

January 26, 2015

Sheldon Silver to Temporarily Relinquish Speaker Duties

The decision by the speaker, who is accused of abusing his office to obtain $4 million in payoffs, comes...

January 26, 2015


At Least 18 Die in Egyptian Violence

After nearly 18 months of recurring police shootings at street protests since the military takeover in 2013,...

January 26, 2015

The Zombie Immigration Fight

With the debate over immigration in America locked in a stalemate, it would seem neither side has much...

January 25, 2015

The Death of Music Sales

CDs are dead. That doesn't seem like such a controversial statement. Maybe it should be. The music business...

January 25, 2015


 

Air, road, rail: Travel to be a nightmare

The National Weather Service, which isn't prone to exaggeration, is using terms like "life-threatening"...

January 26, 2015

Teen girl suspect in $4.6M heist

Police are on the hunt for a girl as young as 12 and three adults allegedly involved in a $4.6-million...

January 26, 2015

SAG Awards big winner is ...

"Birdman" won the big prize -- outstanding motion picture cast -- at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild...

January 26, 2015


Opinion: How officials decide when to close schools

Officials are faced with making a tricky call on whether it's safe to allow normal life to go on when...

January 26, 2015

 

Harry Reid on 2016: 'I fully intend to run.' (+video)

Sen. Harry Reid dispelled rumors Tuesday that injuries sustained during an exercise accident on New Years...

January 26, 2015

Smart, Low-Income Students Who Shun Good Colleges

When asked in a research survey why he didn’t apply to a selective U.S. college, one high-achieving,...

January 23, 2015