| Aug 9, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Sixteen workers from a county garage in a New Jersey coastal community ravaged by Hurricane Sandy hold one of the three winning tickets in the $448 million Powerball jackpot.
Ocean County officials told the Associated Press that workers in the county&...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:12 PM
A Minnesota electrical engineer, whose devotion to the lottery had earned him his family’s taunting over the years, stepped forward Thursday to claim his share of a $448-million Powerball jackpot, one of the nation's largest.
Owners of two other...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:00 PM
The San Francisco 49ers acquired cornerback Eric Wright in a trade with Tampa Bay that sends a conditional selection in the 2014 draft to the Buccaneers.
The teams announced the deal Friday, one week after Wright was arrested in Los Angeles on suspicion...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:00 AM
Just before leaving City Hall after serving the maximum eight years in office, then-Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa spoke at length with Los Angeles Times political reporters Maeve Reston and Michael Finnegan about his legacy and political future.
| Jun 18, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Last week, I wrote that this season of “The Bachelorette” is lackluster. This week, the show took place in Atlantic City. So just let that soak in for a minute.
Really, guys? This is all you’ve got for us? Usually we’re in the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Friday's Pictures in the News begins in New Jersey with a full moon rising behind a roller coaster that remains stranded in the ocean after Casino Pier was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy, in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. The six month anniversary of...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Each week we bring you the very best in visual journalism. On Monday, Egypt's military gave a "last-chance" ultimatum to President Mohammed Morsi, giving him 48 hours to meet the demands of millions of protesters in the streets seeking his ouster, or...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 8:45 AM
NEW YORK -- The Statue of Liberty reopened to visitors Thursday for the first time since Hurricane Sandy washed ashore in October and severely damaged the island on which Lady Liberty sits.
The statue was spared storm damage, and tens of thousands of...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 12:48 PM
Katie Holmes is willing to expand her little family.
"I don't know. I'm open to it," the actress tells Allure brightly.
However, she's been linked to few suitors, save for a rumored (and debunked) dalliance with actor Jake Gyllenhaal.
| Jun 17, 2013
| 7:16 AM
After the coffee. Before reassessing my priorities.
The Skinny: I'm going to try to take a quick look at CNN's new morning show (which aired at 3 a.m out here) so I can at least see the opening. Monday's headlines include the incredible performance...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 10:34 AM
California remains one of the nation's three most expensive states for car repairs, according to a new analysis by CarMD.
The finding is based on what it costs, on average, when a driver's "check engine" warning light appears.