Nation/World

Insured losses top $1 billion in Northern California fires

There were 4,177 partial residential losses, 5,449 total residential losses, 601 commercial property losses and more than 3,000 auto losses.

  • Oct 21st, 2017

NAFTA talks bog down over U.S. demands as latest round concludes

The mood during the latest session of talks had turned grim and pessimistic.

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Senators announce bipartisan deal to stabilize Obamacare markets

The deal — which was blessed by President Donald Trump — still faces significant hurdles in Congress.

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Death toll rises to 21 as Northern California fires spread

3,000 homes and structures destroyed

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Deficit hawks no match for natural disasters

House poised to OK billions

  • Oct 11th, 2017

First came acceptance of gay and transgender Scouts; now girls can join

Cub Scout dens — the smallest unit — will be single-gender, either all boys or all girls.

  • Oct 11th, 2017

Bannon puts bullseye on McConnell and most GOP senators in 2018

Only Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is safe from the nascent political organization led by Donald Trump’s former chief strategist.

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Death toll reaches 14 in nursing home hurricane tragedy

The state revoked the facility’s license.

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Governor declares state of emergency as fires rage in Northern California

Numerous buildings are on fire in the city of Santa Rosa, including a Hilton hotel

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Hardline White House immigration proposals could derail deal to protect Dreamers

If Trump insists on each of the proposals, the move would probably kill any prospect of legislation.

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Trump is a changed man in the gun debate

He has become one of the most forceful pro-gun presidents in decades.

  • Oct 8th, 2017

After Las Vegas, Feinstein proposal on bump stocks has some Republicans listening

A surprising number of GOP lawmakers did not rule out supporting Feinstein’s bill in the wake of the tragedy.

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Republicans stand by Trump as majority of Americans oppose re-election

GOP lawmakers say he isn’t a drag on their agenda and predict he will be a formidable candidate in 2020.

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Senate panel has not concluded whether Trump campaign colluded with Russia

The Senate panel hoped to finish its inquiry and issue findings by the end of December.

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Tillerson doesn’t deny calling Trump a ‘moron’ in July

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson delivered a loyalty pledge to…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Trump to families of Las Vegas victims: ‘We will never leave your side’

Trump characterized the gunman as a “very sick man, he was a very demented person.”

  • Oct 4th, 2017

In Puerto Rico, Trump praises hurricane responders and his own administration

Some residents welcomed Trump’s visit as a sign that more aid was on the way.

  • Oct 3rd, 2017