Media

No rest for jet-lagged Rice: straight to practice Down Under

Aug 22, 2017

Rice football coach David Bailiff reckoned one way to ensure his players didn't nod off after a 15-hour flight from Los Angeles to Sydney was to bypass the team hotel and go straight to the practice field from the airport

Anger over rally violence boils over in Charlottesville

Aug 22, 2017

Anger boiled over Monday at the first Charlottesville City Council meeting since a white nationalist rally in the city descended into violent chaos

Latest: Speakers shout down Charlottesville council members

Aug 22, 2017

Students march at University of Virginia in event to demand more progress in ending discrimination after violent events in Charlottesville recently

A reptilian tail? A solar eclipse. Taylor Swift teases fans

Aug 22, 2017

Taylor Swift, Round 2: She returns to social media with video of a reptilian tail

LA Times ousts editor-publisher and other top managers

Aug 22, 2017

The Los Angeles Times' parent company is bringing in a new publisher, editor and other top newsroom managers in a shake-up it says is part of a plan to move one of the nation's flagship newspapers more quickly into the digital age

The Latest: Spain says suspects all dead or under arrest

Aug 21, 2017

The police chief for Spain's Catalonia region says the extremist cell suspected of carrying out last week's fatal van attacks has been broken now that the 12 members authorities had identified are all accounted for

Attack victims came from around world to celebrate Barcelona

Aug 21, 2017

The victims of the vehicle attacks in Barcelona and a nearby resort town came from around the world and across generations

Cambodian newspapers faces closure over tax demand

Aug 21, 2017

One of Cambodia's two English-language daily newspapers says it will continue to publish in the face of a reported deadline by tax officials to pay more than $6 million in taxes or get shut down

Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia reports Barcelona attack suspect has been detained; police not confirming

Aug 21, 2017

Spanish newspaper La Vanguardia reports Barcelona attack suspect has been detained; police not confirming

Emirates approves new 'sin tax' to boost government revenue

Aug 21, 2017

The United Arab Emirates has issued a new law that imposes taxes on tobacco products, energy drinks and soft drinks to boost revenue and help offset the impact of lower oil prices