Protestants, whose ideals of hard work, individualism and democratic governance have fundamentally shaped the national character, no longer make up a majority of Americans for the first time in history, according to a new study released Tuesday.
Animal control officials on Monday sought to ease growing concerns among Glendale residents unnerved by the prevalence of coyotes in their neighborhoods, saying the animals play an important role in the local ecosystem and pose little threat to humans. At ...
Laverne Everett gained fame in May thanks to YouTube. In 2011, she celebrated turning 80 years old by sky-diving for the first time. But her 13,000-feet-above-the-Earth leap went wrong when her harness began to slip off. Fortunately, the sky-diving instructor.
Recycling fraud in California is draining the state's $1.1-billion recycling fund. Fraud rings bring cans from other states to redeem deposits that were never paid, and some private recycling centers might claim more reimbursements than they're entitled to. Ti
Placido Domingo is taking time out of his operatic schedule this week to appear on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars." But fans hoping to see the tenor demonstrate some fancy footwork will be disappointed. Domingo is only expected to sing on the live...
Newt Gingrich's victory in Saturday's South Carolina primary gave the Republican candidate the opportunity to stand at the podium and spin a little fiction about how he's a Washington outsider. "There's nothing new or particularly original about a candidate se
There will be no "Dancing With the Stars" in the future for Michele Bachmann. The Minnesota congresswoman has denied rumors that she's appearing on the ABC show. Michele Bachmann joins Herman Cain, who also turned down "Dancing With the Stars."
KFI-AM (640's controversial talk team John and Ken have returned to the radio after serving a suspension for making derogatory remarks about late singer Whitney Houston, but they may have lost their nightly appearances on KTLA-TV Channel 5.
Former "Dancing With the Stars" contestant Bristol Palin seems to be two-stepping toward a new career - as a political pundit. On her personal blog, Palin - daughter of former Alaska Gov. and GOP star Sarah Palin - ripped into President Obama for his ABC inter
"If I don’t bring it tonight, it’s over!" I can think of a lot of contexts in which that sentence would make sense. Obama psyching himself up for his big economy speech. A teeny Nadia Comaneci, preparing for her floor ...