The American Civil Liberties Union said Thursday that it will sue any state that infringes on transgender people’s right to use the bathroom they identify with, in light of new bills in five states that were ...

TOKYO — With the precision of a craftsman painting a ceramic doll, Toman Sasaki blended foundation onto his fine-boned face, shaded the side of his nose with blush and shaped his lip color with a small brush. After 40 ...

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and House Democrats are warning GOP leaders they've got a fight on their hands if they try to roll back women's healthcare benefits under ObamaCare.  Democrats have little ...

You’re probably thinking that the desktop PC is dead. Everyone buys laptops, unless they’re either power-hungry creative professionals who want to render a movie before they retire or gamers who know, in their ...

FOR a long time, marketers and economists have focused on the rise of China’s mega-cities. The accepted wisdom in China’s retail market was that rural consumers were too far away, too poor and too dispersed to ...

U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan threatened Thursday to pass a bill this year that will repeal President Barack Obama's 2010 health care law, and as a result, cut off federal funding for the pro-choice group Planned ...

Says two state solution is the only way to achieve a just and lasting peace between Israelis and Palestinians; some seem to believe that the US friendship means the US must accept any policy, regardless of our own ...

Move over, Apple Ford and Toyota have formed an alliance with other automakers and suppliers to develop an industry standard for integrating smartphone apps with in-vehicle technology. The members of the ...

For the 12th straight year, the Travel section presents its annual Places to Go issue. You will likely have some questions: How did the No. 1 spot get there? Why is my favorite spot not on the list? What’s the deal ...

You've probably never heard of Hisense TVs, but five years ago had you heard of Vizio? Today Vizio is one of the top TV brands in the US, a position Chinese giant Hisense aspires to. The company is making another big ...

Every time I read about Seattle’s growing streetcar system “First Avenue streetcar work to get under way in January,” NWFriday, Dec. 30 I am puzzled and wonder “Why streetcars?” How are streetcars a better ...

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 4, 2017 -- If you've resolved to eat healthy and lose weight in 2017, a new report suggests the DASH diet may be your best bet. For the seventh year in a row, U.S. News World Report has named the ...

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump plans to pick businessman William Hagerty as the next U.S. ambassador to Japan, an adviser to Trump's transition team told Reuters on Wednesday.Japan's Nikkei news service reported ...

One of Najee Harris’ coaches at Antioch High half-jokingly predicted last month that Harris might not announce his much-anticipated college choice. Rather, he could just show up on a campus somewhere and enroll for ...

First, it was two Golden Globes nominations for Deadpool: one for Ryan Reynolds; and one for Best Motion Picture. But we all kind of chuckled, and said, "It's the Globes! They like to try to be different. Also, it's a ...

2016 was a big year for V-Play Apps. After its initial release in August 2015, the V-Play Apps SDK has been improved tremendously. We’ve added a lot of features to the tool this year and made even more open-source ...

American foreign policy is at a crossroads. The United States has been an expanding power since its start in 1789. But now, facing China’s rise, India’s dynamism, Africa’s soaring populations and economic ...

The development of DC's Shazam has become a fascinating aspect of the modern superhero landscape. We have known about the movie for some time, but we still have very few nitty gritty details to examine. All we have to ...

There have been calls for Peter Handscomb to be installed as Australia's wicketkeeper ahead of next month's tour of India and despite the unlikeliness of that unfolding those campaigning for him were given no reason to ...

Cadillac is burnishing its reputation as a luxury-brand iconoclast with the introduction of its Book “vehicle subscription” service in New York City on Thursday. And it’s making another big play for younger ...