Actor Rachel McAdams turns 40 and model/actor RuPaul turns 57, among the famous birthdays for Nov. 17.
On Nov. 17, 1973, President Richard Nixon uttered the infamous words, “I am not a crook,” in response to reporters’ questions about the Watergate scandal.
Call it a week of mystery surrounding the availability of Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco for Sunday’s crucial division game vs. the Cincinnati Bengals.
Pfizer is raising the prices of dozens of drugs in 2019 after bowing to pressure earlier this year from President Donald Trump and rolling back increases.
Les Miles, former head coach at LSU and Oklahoma State, is finalizing a contract to become the next head coach at Kansas.
The Indianapolis Colts signed quarterback Phillip Walker to the practice squad on Friday and released defensive end Anthony Winbush from the practice squad.
Wide receiver Marvin Jones Jr. of the Detroit Lions is seeking a second opinion on what was diagnosed as only a bone bruise in his right knee.
Another narrow loss put a dent in the Green Bay Packers’ postseason hopes.
Democrat Stacey Abrams announced Friday she was ending her run against Republican Brian Kemp in Georgia’s gubernatorial race.
Rookie quarterback Lamar Jackson was back at practice with the Baltimore Ravens on Friday after sitting out the day before because of a stomach ailment.
Former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos on Friday asked a federal judge to delay his prison sentence for lying to the FBI.
“Superman IV: The Quest for Peace” scene-stealer John Cryer is to play Lex Luthor on “Supergirl.”
New research suggests that’s so: Cigarette smokers who spent more time with people who used electronic cigarettes were more likely to try quitting smoking.
Scientist’s have traced a trail of tiny dino footprints to a diminutive raptor. Researchers found the tracks of the sparrow-sized dino inside a dried lakebed.
A person suffering from appendicitis should receive surgery and not try to treat the condition with antibiotics, a study said.
A new study out of Minnesota found that 70 percent of the state’s electricity could come from wind and solar energy by 2050 — and it would cost about the same as natural gas.
“Eighth Grade,” “First Reformed,” “If Beale Street Could Talk,” “Leave No Trace” and “You Were Never Really Here” are nominated for the top Spirit Award.
A record number of women — at least 123, with some races still undecided — will serve in the next session of the U.S. Congress, which begins in January 2019. Many newcomers join congressional veterans in the Senate and House of Representatives from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Here they are.
According to a new study, mice raised communally benefit from a competitive advantage as adults.
Acting Environmental Protection Agency chief Andrew Wheeler will be nominated to permanently lead the EPA, President Donald Trump said on Friday.