Iran and Middle East Conflict

U.S. on Collision Course with Iran in Middle East

"President Donald Trump's assertive new strategy toward Iran is already colliding with the reality of Tehran’s vastly expanded influence in the Middle East," says Liz Sly, the Washington Post's bureau chief in ...

Roe’s Video Pick: “You’ve Got Mail”

Do you remember opening up your mailbox and finding free AOL trial offers? How about hearing that dial tone trying to connect to your computer with a 100-foot phone cable just to reach your IBM computer to h...

Tulare Hospital Will Close Midnight Sunday

The troubled Tulare Regional Medical Center and its clinics will temporarily cease operations at midnight Sunday, district officials said Thursday. In addition, hospital district officials say they are begin...

Mexican City Determined to Rebuild After Earthquake

By Martín Chávez  When we arrived in Juchitan, a city of 100,000 in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, none of us was prepared for the devastation that the earthquake left behind. As we drove through the center...

Get Early Look at California Laws Coming in 2018

Rust never sleeps, Neil Young once sang. It would seem that the California Legislature doesn't sleep much either. Every year, it passes hundreds (and sometimes more than 1,000) bills that land on the gove...