LOS ANGELES --Several months ago, when Downey Police Officer Ricardo "Ricky" Galvez pulled over an older woman with an expired vehicle registration, they got to talking.
Her husband had just died and she just couldn't ...Read more
PARIS -- Hoping to salvage a faltering international climate deal near the end of his first year in office, President Barack Obama and his team roamed the halls of a convention center in Copenhagen "hunting for the Chinese...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The White House is signaling it would not block a short-term spending bill to avert a government shutdown should lawmakers need to keep working on a massive spending measure after the Dec. 11 deadline.
That ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- She worries about being excluded from meetings.
She looks forward to a few days away from the office to catch up on sleep and her favorite TV shows, "The Good Wife" and "Parks and Recreation."
She's ...Read more
This Cyber Monday could be the largest online sales day ever, according to early numbers from Adobe Systems Inc.
As of Monday morning, online sales totaled $490 million, 14 percent higher than the same period last year. ...Read more
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BALTIMORE -- Judge Barry G. Williams on Monday presided over jury selection in the trial of Officer William Porter, one of six Baltimore officers charged in Freddie Gray's death, and offered both a potential endpoint and a...Read more
BEIJING -- A day after Chinese leader Xi Jinping arrived in Paris for the United Nations climate conference, his country's capital was smothered Monday with some of its worst smog of the year.
Levels of tiny particulates ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago announced Sunday that all classes and other activities planned for Monday on its Hyde Park campus will be canceled after FBI counterterrorism officials informed the university of a gun ...Read more
Insideous DeceptionAlan L. Moss
French security officers race to upset an ingenious terrorist plot to destroy the Eiffel Tower. The jihadists aim to disrupt a Paris peace conference proposing a Middle East Union to bring democracy and development to the region and stop its slide into violence and chaos. A beautiful French...
PARIS -- Declaring that the future of the planet is at stake, more than 150 world leaders assembled outside Paris on Monday to launch an ambitious attempt to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and help countries that are ...Read more
Your favorite getaway could be your final resting place. Cremated remains can be scattered in most national parks and other sites overseen by the National Park Service.
My in-laws wanted their ashes scattered in Yosemite ...Read more
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