Nation/World

Federal judge affirms ruling blocking parts of Trump’s border wall funding

By Howard Blume Los Angeles Times A federal judge in California has…

  • Jun 30th, 2019

Trump’s DMZ summit shows how little Kim has conceded on nukes

By Margaret Talev and Jon Herskovitz Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — For…

  • Jun 30th, 2019

Asian countries take a stand against the rich world’s plastic waste

MANILA, Philippines — When the MV Bavaria cargo ship chugged out of…

  • Jun 26th, 2019

Embattled NRA loses its political power broker on eve of 2020

NEW YORK — As the National Rifle Association’s chief lobbyist, Chris Cox…

  • Jun 26th, 2019

Mueller to testify publicly before Congress on July 17

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III, who spent…

  • Jun 26th, 2019

Trump on Mueller testifying before House committees: ‘It never ends’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump on Wednesday described former Special Counsel…

  • Jun 26th, 2019

Federal debt on track to reach unsustainable level in 30 years, CBO reports

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The nation’s federal debt by the end of the…

  • Jun 25th, 2019

How to squeeze all those Democrats on the debate stage

By Mark Z. Barabak and Michael Finnegan Los Angeles Times With virtually…

  • Jun 25th, 2019

Poll: Dems want experienced politician, not outsider, for president

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Candidates in the historically diverse field for the 2020…

  • Jun 25th, 2019

As first debate nears, Democratic National Committee is still wrestling with demons of 2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Struggling presidential hopefuls won’t be the only ones looking…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

Sen. Bernie Sanders to introduce plan to forgive college debt for all bill

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Sen. Bernie Sanders will introduce legislation Monday to zero…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

Supreme Court says law imposing extra prison time for ‘crimes of violence’ is too vague

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court on Monday struck down part of…

  • Jun 24th, 2019

Rich and not-so-rich senators fight to keep lawmaker pay freeze

By Katherine Tully-McManus CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — A bipartisan group of…

  • Jun 22nd, 2019

Supreme Court bolsters property owners’ rights

By David G. Savage Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme…

  • Jun 22nd, 2019

Dems vote to block State Dept. from going to Trump hotels, golf resorts

WASHINGTON, D.C. — House Democrats offered another rebuke to President Donald Trump…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Pollution flushed from Midwest creates giant dead zone in Gulf of Mexico

CHICAGO — Just off the coast of Louisiana, where the Mississippi River…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Trump kicks off a new campaign reprising old themes

ORLANDO, Fla. — President Donald Trump officially kicked off his reelection campaign…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Trump moves to weaken Obama climate policy, bolster coal industry

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Trump administration on Wednesday unveiled its final plan…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Americans make up Mexico’s largest group of immigrants

TIJUANA, Mexico —They come for the tacos. Or the music. Or the…

  • Jun 19th, 2019

Did tax law make Americans less charitable?

By Laura Davison Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — Americans gave less money…

  • Jun 18th, 2019