CHICAGO — During Memorial Day weekend, this city reopens its Lake Michigan beaches, regular fireworks displays start at Navy Pier and the downtown streets and spruced-up Riverwalk are crowded with tourists.
BAGHDAD — Iraqi forces' ability to deal a swift blow to the Islamic State in the city of Fallujah could be slowed by local support for militants, the U.S. commander in Iraq said, suggesting a key battle may be a longer, tougher fight than Iraqi leaders are predicting.
CLEVELAND — Amid recurring violence at political rallies held by presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump, many local officials and activists are increasingly worried that this lakeside city is ill-prepared to deal with tens of thousands of protesters and agitators expected to descend on the Republican …
Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont is seeking to bar allies of Hillary Clinton from leading the powerful rules and platform committees of the Democratic National Convention in July, escalating his battle with party leaders.
ST. PETERSBURG — Hank Conger had his best day of the season to pace the Rays to a 9-5 victory Saturday against the Yankees.
DUNEDIN — Two people were injured Saturday after multiple water scooters collided just south of the Dunedin Causeway.
Democrats could hardly believe their good fortune last month when it became clear that Hillary Clinton was headed to a general election showdown with Donald Trump. Trump carried so much baggage and had insulted so many voting blocs that some Clinton supporters began to imagine a landslide.
CAPE CANVERAL — NASA successfully inflated a new experimental room at the International Space Station on Saturday, producing the world's first pump-it-up compartment for astronauts.
A tropical depression over the Atlantic strengthened into Tropical Storm Bonnie, located about 125 miles south-southeast of Charleston, S.C., at 5 p.m. Saturday, National Hurricane Center forecasters said.
Surging student enrollment isn't the only pressure Florida school districts face as they try to keep up with growth.
Ahead of July's presidential nominating convention, national Democrats plan to hold four public meetings across the country -- including one in Florida -- to discuss the party's platform....
The relationship between wing Jonathan Drouin and the Lightning seemingly has been salvaged....
Closer Brad Boxberger is expected to return from Montgomery this afternoon to see the training staff for his day-after pitching evaluation....