Skelos son made threats dad would block contract unless he got a raise
The son of former state Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos threatened to have his dad block a $12 million contract to an environmental company he was working for unless he got...
4 hours ago - New York Post
Perris man arrested following fatal shooting in Industry
Homicide investigators with the L.A. County Sheriff's Department have made an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred at a construction site in the City of...
8 hours ago - ABC
‘Clean meat': Dirty business
The most poignant and descriptive name the new clean-meat industry could have come up with is indeed that. Anybody who has been inside or near or has hands-on knowledge of what...
9 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Biorenewable, biodegradable plastic alternative synthesized
Polymer chemists have taken another step toward a future of high-performance, biorenewable, biodegradable plastics. The team describes chemical synthesis of a polymer called...
9 hours ago - Science Daily
Our real immigration problem is that we don't have enough immigrants
The U.S. fertility rate has fallen to a record low; Americans are getting older; and the Federal Reserve has reported labor shortages in multiple industries throughout the...
10 hours ago - The Seattle Times
Ashley Graham To Appear On ‘Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition'
Undercover Boss: Celebrity Edition is back for a new installment this Friday featuring Ashley Graham, a model, designer, author and body activist. Graham will go undercover as...
11 hours ago - CBS
The Snake Oil of the Second-Act Industry
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12 hours ago - NY Times
City of Industry community fights to keep 2 beloved Workman High School band directors
Dozens of high school students and parents are fighting to save two City of Industry band directors who helped lead their school's award-winning band program.
12 hours ago - ABC
Live music from Chris Rob
Chris Rob with special guest Brandon Markell Holmes - 6/25/18 1200 W Randolph Chicago About Chris: True music lovers always search for the connections between the new and the...
13 hours ago - WGN TV
Scott Pruitt Only Sent One Outside E-mail in 10 Months, WINK WINK
Oversight groups believe the E.P.A. chief may be using private e-mail to conceal favors to industry pals.
15 hours ago - Vanity Fair
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Alix Tichelman reveals her story after Google executive's death
Alix Tichelman, nicknamed by national media as the "Call Girl Killer" and "Harbor Hooker" of Santa Cruz, is finally telling her side of the story.
Caught on camera: Fire burns nearly a dozen cars in North Carolina parking lot
Multiple vehicles went up in flames at Carowinds amusement park Friday afternoon in Charlotte, North Carolina.
Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention
SANTA ANA, Calif. - The Trump administration is calling for the expanded use of family detention for immigrant parents and children who are stopped along the U.S.-Mexico...
AP source: Thunder's Anthony to opt in, take $28 million
OKLAHOMA CITY - Oklahoma City Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony plans to opt in and take the $28 million he is due next season. The New York Times first reported the 34-year-old...
Cardinals rookie Flaherty loses no-hit try in 7th vs Brewers
MILWAUKEE - St. Louis Cardinals rookie Jack Flaherty has lost his no-hit bid in the seventh inning on a home run by Milwaukee's Jesus Aguilar. Aguilar connected with one out in...
LEADING OFF: Herrera's HR streak, Kershaw back, Mariners dip
A look at what's happening around the majors Saturday: PHILLY SPECIAL Odubel Herrera has homered in five straight games, tying a Philadelphia record. Chase Utley , Bobby Abreu...
Michelle Obama's memoir conveys lessons of an eventful life
NEW ORLEANS - Former first lady Michelle Obama said Friday that her upcoming memoir “Becoming” is a “re-humanization effort” that shares the “ordinariness of a very...
New Zealand leader to spend 3rd night in hospital with baby
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern plans to spend a third night in a hospital before returning home with her newborn daughter. Ardern's...
J Street bike lane construction begins Monday
Construction on J Street to add a parking-protected bike lane and cut the number of traffic lanes from three to two begins Monday.
Supreme Court adopts new rules for cellphone tracking
The Supreme Court has ruled that the government generally needs a warrant if it wants to track an individual's location through cell phone records over an extended period of time.