Two ISIS fighters captured in Syria say they joined the militant group as a way to fight an oppressive regime. But it also provided friendship, and it didn’t seem much more violent than other options.
A new play written by a former army infantry officer tells the stories of veterans from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars and refugees from those countries. The actors are those vets and refugees.
To reduce recidivism and promote health, the Department of Health and Human Services is taking steps to make it easier for ex-prisoners to sign up for or restart Medicaid coverage.
The steelmaker is asking a U.S. agency to investigate its claims that the Chinese government not only dumps steel at unfair prices, but also uses computer hackers to steal intellectual property.
Hundreds of protesters filled the streets outside the Pacific Amphitheater, where Donald Trump spoke as his presidential campaign gets rolling ahead of California’s June primary.
Now sentenced to 10 years in prison and hard labor over espionage charges, Kim Dong-chul, 62, is reportedly a former resident of Fairfax, Virginia.
For centuries, German law has stipulated that beer can only be made from four ingredients. But as Germany embraces craft beer, some believe the law impedes good brewing.
Paramount Pictures holds the copyright to Klingon, spoken by some characters in “Star Trek.” The Language Creation Society is arguing Klingon is a real language, and is therefore not copyrightable.
Les Waas, a beloved prankster, wrote the memorable song that drew children to the Mister Softee ice cream truck, among other well-known tunes. He passed away earlier this month, at 94 years old.
For our profile of Marlem Diaz-Brown, we asked her students to do the reporting. Here’s how we got an exclusive look inside their classroom.
The state GOP convention hears from Donald Trump Friday. If he clinches the nomination, it’ll be when California’s 172 Republican delegates are awarded in June — and many are working to prevent that.
When a friend suffered what he called “a professional setback,” Johannes Haushofer put together his “CV of failures.” Haushofer says failure is an essential part of what is means to be a scientist.
Lourdes Garcia-Navarro talks with Wesley Morris, critic at large for The New York Times, about Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, the comedians behind the award-winning sketch comedy show.
Police Commissioner Kevin Davis says detectives mistook the replica for a real gun and describes the boy’s injuries as non-fatal. The shooting happened on the anniversary of Freddie Gray’s funeral.
At least 14 people were killed in an overnight bombing of a hospital in the Syrian city of Aleppo. Lourdes Garcia-Navarro speaks with Pawel Krzysiek from the International Committee of the Red Cross.