California’s local D.A. races become big-dollar battleground in nation’s justice debate

In most district attorney elections, the campaign playbook is clear: Win over the local cops and talk tough on crime. But in California this year, the strategy is being turned on its head. Wealthy donors are spending millions of dollars to back would-be prosecutors who want to reduce incarceration,…

From the Archives: A few weeks in paradise for 1984 urban nomads

On Feb. 5, 1984, staff photographer Ken Lubas spent the day with a small group of Native Americans living in makeshift shelters on Bunker Hill. By Feb. 12, 1984 — when a Los Angeles Times story appeared on the homeless group — they had been evicted. Staff writer Jerry Cohen…


Small cap stocks are in the ‘early innings’ of a record run, a Wall Street veteran says

B. Riley FBR’s Art Hogan suggests the small cap stock win streak is just starting.

Philip Roth dies at 85; novelist both probed and skewered Jewish American culture

Author Philip Roth, who tackled self-perception, sexual freedom, his own Jewish identity and the conflict between modern and traditional morals through novels that he once described as “hypothetical autobiographies,” has died. He was 85. Roth was one of America’s preeminent 20th century novelists…

LAPD Chief Charlie Beck disputes Trump’s remark on release of immigrant in U.S. illegally

In the escalating battle between California officials and President Trump over immigration, Los Angeles Police Chief Charlie Beck on Tuesday contested a statement by the president that the LAPD had released an immigrant in the country illegally who then committed a murder. “They let him go, and…

Police respond to an active shooting in Panama City

Authorities are on the scene of a shooting Tuesday at an apartment complex in Panama City, Florida. Photo: CNNFLORIDA: A heavy police presence is seen on the scene of an active shooting on Tuesday afternoon at an apartment complex in Panama City on…

Qureshi, Tareen exchange heated words in PTI core group meeting: sources

ISLAMABAD: A heated exchange of words took place between Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders Shah Mehmood Qureshi and Jehangir Tareen during a meeting of the party’s core group on Tuesday, sources informed Geo News.The meeting was presided over…

How Well Do You Remember Season 2 Of “13 Reasons Why”?

200 Professors Are Demanding USC’s President Resign Amid A Gynecologist Abuse Scandal

Dr. George Tyndall allegedly inappropriately touched students and made sexually and racially discriminatory comments. View Entire Post ›

Nigel Farage Just Credited Mark Zuckerberg For Trump And Brexit

“Perhaps you’re horrified of this creation of yours and what it’s lead to.” View Entire Post ›

PPP paid $100,000 to Washington lobbyist for Bilawal meetings

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Super Kabaddi League – a breath of fresh air for sports in Pakistan

The league was brainchild of Haider Ali Daud, who organized the event under banner of his sports management company, Strawberry Sports Management. Photo: SKLKARACHI: Sports leagues around the world – in last few years – have changed the…

US CENTCOM chief calls Gen Bajwa, condoles over Sabika’s death

Sabika Sheikh. Photo: FileRAWALPINDI: Commander United States Central Command General Joseph Votel extended his condolences over the tragic death of Sabika Sheikh in a call to Chief of Army Staff(COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday, tweeted…

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Just Had Their First Royal Event As A Married Couple

The new Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended a garden party for Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace. View Entire Post ›

PTI’s Naeemul Haq slaps Daniyal Aziz on programme ‘Aapas Ki Baat’

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The Racist New York Lawyer Who Berated People For Speaking In Spanish Apologized And Says He Is Not Racist

The Racist New York Lawyer Who Berated People For Speaking In Spanish Apologized And Says He Is Not Racist View Entire Post ›

Amazon’s Facial Recognition Tech Is Being Used By Police, And People Are Worried

The ACLU has called on Amazon to stop pushing its image recognition technology, “Amazon Rekognition,” to law enforcement. View Entire Post ›

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Is Coming To Netflix In June

Source: Eagles lose LBs Kendricks, Worrilow

Mychal Kendricks, who was drafted by the Eagles in 2012, will be released by the team, a source tells ESPN. Another source says new linebacker Paul Worrilow has torn his ACL.

PML-N MPA Kanwal Nauman resigns after inaction over ‘genuine issues’

Member Provincial Assembly Kanwal Nauman. Photo: FileLAHORE: Member Provincial Assembly Kanwal Nauman tendered her resignation to Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif over lack of action on her ‘genuine issues’.In her resignation, a copy of…

Trump Says Planned Summit With North Korea “May Not Work Out”

“If it doesn’t happen, maybe it will happen later,” the president told reporters Tuesday. View Entire Post ›

Smallpox Fast Facts

View CNN’s Fast Facts on smallpox and learn more about the contagious and sometimes fatal infectious disease.

President Trump said Kim Jong Un changed his mind about the US-North Korea June summit after chatting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.