Pickup driver was texting before Texas church bus crash that killed 13, witness says

The driver of a pickup truck that collided with a church minibus in rural Texas, killing 13 people, apologized after the crash and acknowledged he had been texting while driving, a witness said Friday.

Jody Kuchler told The Associated Press he was driving behind the truck and had seen it moving…

Israel approves settlement deep in the West Bank for the first time in two decades but pledges future controls

Israel’s move to approve a new settlement deep in the West Bank brought international condemnation Friday, even as the government was bending to pressure from the Trump administration to limit the footprint of future settlement building.

The decisions drew a furious reaction from Palestinians,…

Sixteen years later, ‘Donnie Darko’ makes an eerily prescient return

If revisiting an old movie is a bit like going back in time, that sense of disorientation is doubled in “Donnie Darko.” A haunted miasma of youthful alienation, suburban malaise, cosmic upheaval and 1980s pop-cultural infatuation, writer-director Richard Kelly’s captivatingly strange 2001 debut…

Today in Entertainment: ‘Daily Show’ to open Trump Presidential Twitter Library; Maxine Waters responds to Bill O’Reilly

Today in Entertainment: ‘Daily Show’ to open Trump Presidential Twitter Library; Maxine Waters responds to Bill O’Reilly March 29, 2017, 9:07 p.m. With the arrival of spring, blockbuster movie season has gotten an early start with “Beauty and the Beast” and other films, music fans are making plans…