Police have released the names of the victims in Friday's mass shooting in Aurora, Illinois.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 5:40 pm
Richard Shelby needed a drink. As the top Republican negotiator in Congress, the powerful Appropriations Committee chairman had spent the past few days hammering out the contours of a bipartisan spending bill to avert a second government shutdown.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 5:17 pm
During the conference on Middle East security this week, the United States staged a big diplomatic show and tried to rally the world behind the Trump administration's aggressive stance against Iran. Instead of unifying its allies under a common cause, however, the administration only highlighted the growing rift between the US and its Western European allies, and clumsily overshadowed the points of agreement regarding Iran.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 12:35 pm
Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) slams a Detroit news station for covering discussions on social media over her appearance during her State of the State speech.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 11:51 am
NBA superstar Steph Curry stops by his old stomping ground of Davidson College in North Carolina to surprise fans.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 9:27 am
Five years ago, Stephanie Land was slumped over on her hands and knees scrubbing a bathtub. The single mom was a semester away from graduating college and pregnant with a second child.
Posted on: 16 February 2019 | 6:45 am
In indie music circles, there had long been whispers about Ryan Adams being a jerk. Living in Chicago's rock hotbed neighborhood of Wicker Park in the 1990s, I certainly heard them. Still, how tragic to see the rumors confirmed and amplified in the New York Times story Wednesday about the "Heartbreaker" musician, who has denied them but also apologized.
Posted on: 15 February 2019 | 4:28 pm
It took John Krasinski six days into filming "A Quiet Place" to know for certain that he was onto something.
Posted on: 15 February 2019 | 3:06 pm