Scarlett Johansson defended John Travolta on Thursday, calling the actor a class act and denouncing the image of the two on the Academy Awards red carpet as an unfortunate still-frame that doesn't reflect a totally sweet and totally welcome encounter.
Reuters - Two onlookers were killed and one injured on Thursday after a driver taking part in an illegal street race near Los Angeles lost control of his sports car and plowed into the crowd, police said.
The United Steelworkers union USW and lead refinery owner representative Shell Oil Co discussed on Thursday a possible resumption of face-to-face negotiations to settle the U.S refinery strike, which was in its 26th day, people familiar with the discussions told Reuters.
A Vancouver yoga instructor has become the sixth woman to accuse yoga guru Bikram Choudhury of sexual assault, alleging in a civil suit that the 69-year-old celebrity yogi forced sex on her multiple times over the course of three years.
NEW YORK - You may think you're immune to transparent sales pitches like Do you want fries with that? But the tactics restaurants use to nudge you into spending a little extra may be subtler than you realize.
SEATTLE - U.S scientists following endangered killer whales from a research vessel have spotted a baby orca off the coast of Washington state, the third birth documented this winter but still leaving the population dangerously low.
The Obama administration is confident lawmakers will warm up to a proposed Pacific free trade deal on the grounds it is a chance for the United States, rather than China, to dictate the rules of Asian trade, a top official said on Thursday.
The Republican National Committee made shifting from mainstream to conservative media interviewers one of its top priorities for the 2016 cycle, but getting conservatives to ask the questions might not be as much of a pleasure cruise as Republicans hoped.