The best picture race has never been tighter​​​​​​​

Would a real Oscar front-runner please stand up?With less than two weeks until the Academy Awards on Feb. 9 (ABC, 8 p.m. ET/5 PT), it has become painfully obvious who’s taking all the acting gold but not so much what’s...

The best picture race has never been tighter​​​​​​​

Would a real Oscar front-runner please stand up?With less than two weeks until the Academy Awards on Feb. 9 (ABC, 8 p.m. ET/5 PT), it has become painfully obvious who’s taking all the acting gold but not so much what’s...

JC Penney, Bed Bath, Pier 1 hit as retail slumps

The start of a new decade isn't offering much hope for beleaguered retailers.Traditional chains are looking increasingly frail less than a month into 2020, with vacancies piling up and few near-term prospects for a turnaround.National chains Macy's, J.C. Penney, Papyrus, Express and...

‘I am fighting for you’: Trump rallies antiabortion activists in unprecedented appearance at the...

The appearance also followed a threat Friday from the Trump administration to withhold federal funding from California over its requirement that private insurers cover abortions — a move state officials immediately denounced as a “cheap political” shot timed...

Why I’m helping my teen, even though conventional wisdom says I should step back

Conventional parenting wisdom says that teens should be taught to be self-sufficient and care for themselves or they’ll grow into inept and selfish adults. There are so many “rules” for preparing them for adulthood: Don’t help with their...

Barbara Hinckley was swindled out of $18,000. The town rallied and got her money...

Hinckley considers herself lucky, though. Thanks to the kindness of friends, neighbors and strangers who rallied and held a spaghetti dinner earlier this month to replace her lost savings, her account was boosted by $18,000. A grateful Hinckley...

GMC Hummer 1,000-hp electric SUV will roll out in 2021

GMC will begin building a 1,000-horsepower electric Hummer truck in Detroit next year.The vehicle will combine Hummer’s immediately recognizable looks with a zero-emission electric drivetrain. It uses a new architecture that will underpin a range of electric vehicles from...

Dow plunges 600 points as fears rattle investors

January threw stock investors a few curveballs. They faced simmering tensions with Iran at the start of the month. Then the market's mood got a boost in mid-January following a partially resolved trade dispute with China. But now a new fear...

Justice Department acknowledges 24 emails reveal Trump’s thinking on Ukraine

Heather Walsh, an OMB lawyer, wrote that of the 111 redacted emails in the lawsuit, 24 are protected by “presidential privilege.”“Specifically, the documents in this category are emails that reflect communications by either the President, the Vice President,...

Jacksonville Jaguars to play two ‘home’ games in London next season | Sport

The Jacksonville Jaguars will play consecutive home games in London next season, potentially strengthening the franchise’s foothold in the UK. The Jaguars will play back-to-back games at Wembley to improve revenue during “a period of significant change within...