| Nov 9, 2010
| 6:04 PM
LOS ANGELES ( KTLA) -- Union housekeepers in eight cities, including Los Angeles, filed injury complaints against Hyatt Hotels Corp accusing the corporation of over-working its hotel staff. However, Hyatt officials called the filing a 'union ploy to...
| Jul 27, 2011
Somewhere between Skull Island and the Crazy Horse Saloon, I lost her. There I was in the blistering sun of a Texas summer, a 7-year-old in rumpled shorts and a pixie haircut, suddenly missing a sister 12 years my senior.
I remember feeling afraid, but I...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 6:55 AM
An in-air medical emergency caused a Southwest Airlines flight from Las Vegas to Columbus, Ohio to divert to Indianapolis International Airport.
Passengers aboard flight 1891, including a doctor and nurse, attended to Richard Herrell of San Antonio,...
| Mar 6, 2008
With no end in sight, Democrats braced Wednesday for a prolonged and nasty fight for their party's presidential nomination as Barack Obama assailed his reinvigorated rival over taxes and, in a turnabout, her experience in foreign affairs.
| Feb 20, 2008
Barack Obama swept to a double-digit victory in the Wisconsin primary Tuesday, turning aside a fierce effort by Hillary Rodham Clinton and further propelling his campaign as the Democrats head toward epic contests in Ohio and Texas.
Arizona Sen. John...
| May 23, 2008
Texas authorities had no right to take more than 400 children from a secluded polygamist compound last month because officials never proved that the children were in imminent danger, a state appeals court ruled Thursday.
The ruling by the 3rd Court of...
| Dec 4, 2009
An experimental antiviral drug that works by a different mechanism than existing drugs has been shown to suppress hepatitis C in chimpanzees and is already being tested in human clinical trials, researchers reported Thursday.
The new agent is a so-called...
| May 2, 2010
The Farthest Home Is in an Empire of Fire
A Tejano Elegy
John Phillip Santos
Viking: 280 pp., $25.95
John Phillip Santos went in search of his Mexican father's indigenous roots in his 1999 National Book Award finalist, "Places Left Unfinished at the...
| Mar 8, 2009
The Defense Department last week identified the following American military personnel killed in Afghanistan and Iraq:
Jeffrey A. Reed, 23, of Chesterfield, Va.; sergeant, Army. Reed died Monday in Balad, Iraq, of wounds suffered when his vehicle was...
| Jan 3, 2010
Deborah Howell, 68, a former Washington Post ombudsman and veteran editor who helped lead two news organizations to three Pulitzer Prizes, died Saturday after being struck by a car while vacationing in New Zealand,...
| Dec 28, 2009
Percy Sutton, the pioneering civil rights attorney who represented Malcolm X before launching successful careers as a political power broker and media mogul, has died. He was 89.
Marissa Shorenstein, a spokeswoman for New York Gov. David Paterson,...
| Jan 26, 2010
| 3:01 PM
1, Nov. 16, 2008: Beat Georgia Tech 82-71 ( Storrs)
2, Nov. 20, 2008: Beat San Diego State 99-55 (Hartford)
3, Nov. 22, 2008: Beat Rhode Island 91-43 (Hartford)
4, Nov. 25, 2008: Beat BYU 96-47 (Provo, Utah)
5, Nov. 30, 2008: Beat Oklahoma 106-78...