The U.S. aircraft carrier George Washington and other ships arrive to help in the aid effort after Typhoon Haiyan.
Most of Twitter's roughly 2,000 employees became paper millionaires with the company's blockbuster IPO, prompting a heated debate in San Francisco about whether this newfound wealth should be cheered or feared.
Critics fear 'creative accounting' in high-speed rail project will leave taxpayers with only partially completed section of track.
Before 8-year-old Gabriel Fernandez was allegedly beaten to death by his mother and her boyfriend, they doused him with pepper spray, forced him to eat his own vomit and locked him in a cabinet with a sock stuffed in his mouth to muffle his screams, according to court records made public...
They were neighbors in a housing complex for junior enlisted Marines at the desert base at Twentynine Palms.
For all the tough talk about cracking down on water wasters, Los Angeles and other California cities are choosing gentle coaxing over costly fines.
Note to Bethenny Frankel: Not everyone with Internet access shares your sense of humor. Frankel, the onetime "Real Housewives of New York City" star and founder of Skinnygirl Cocktails, caused a stir with an Instagram photo she posted Sunday of herself wearing 4-year-old daughter Bryn's Hello Kitty jammies. "This is my daughter's nightgown and PJ shorts," she wrote in the caption for the picture, shown above. "Think we're ready to start sharing clothes yet?" Given that the nightgown (a garment that typically ends below a person's knees, no matter their age or weight) was skin-tight and barely made it down past Frankel's waist,...