A 54-year-old man was beaten to death by crowd of onlookers in Philadelphia after he attempted to steal a car with three children inside but was stopped by the parents, police said. The man, who…

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A half-century ago, in the middle of a mean year of war, famine, violence in the streets and the widening of the generation gap, men from planet Earth stepped onto…

Uber and Lyft drivers protest during a day-long strike outside Uber’s office in Saugus, Massachusetts, U.S., May 8, 2019. (Brian Snyder/Reuters) The companies are already unprofitable, and facing strict regulation. One of my favorite things…

Seinfeld cast members (from left) Jason Alexander, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jerry Seinfeld, and Michael Richards at the 1997 Screen Actors Guild Awards, where they won for best ensemble in a comedy television series. (Reuters) Remembering the…

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez speaks during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing, June 12, 2019. (Yuri Gripas/Reuters) Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez turns the 116th Congress into Thunderdome Not so long ago — as recently as the cover…

Kim Darroch at the White House in Washington, D.C., January 27, 2017. (Carlos Barria/Reuters) Kim Darroch wasn’t guilty of anything heinous, but he had to go — and the attacks on Boris Johnson for saying…

Killers, sex offenders and drug dealers could have their criminal records wiped under new plans to stop them having to reveal their convictions to employers. David Gauke, the justice secretary, wants a change in law…

Mexican National Guard members prevent Central American migrants from trying to cross the Rio Grande from Juárez, Mexico, on June 21.   Herika Martinez/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption   Herika Martinez/AFP/Getty Images   Mexican…

CLOSE   President Donald Trump and Robert Mueller (Photo: SAUL LOEB, AFP/Getty Images) WASHINGTON–The wait for former special counsel Robert Mueller's long-anticipated public testimony got a little longer Friday. Mueller's planned July 17 appearances before the…