Nation/World

Biden: Nix tax loopholes to address poverty, expand health care

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Former Vice President Joe Biden told a clergy-led group…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Jay Inslee’s 2020 plan: Become president, save the planet

DAVENPORT, Iowa — The heap of ashes behind Jay Inslee used to…

  • Jun 17th, 2019

Mexico to put 825 additional immigration agents on its borders to curb influx

MEXICO CITY — Mexico will post 825 additional immigration agents on its…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Trump team weighs options against Iran after tanker explosions

By Tracy Wilkinson, David S. Cloud and Nabih Bulos Los Angeles Times…

  • Jun 14th, 2019

Study: Opioid overdose deaths don’t decline in states with medical weed

By Aubrey Whelan The Philadelphia Inquirer Trying to replicate an often-cited 2014…

  • Jun 13th, 2019

Trump orders federal agencies to ease approval of new GMO crops

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday directing…

  • Jun 12th, 2019

Border spending package: Aid for migrants, no money for wall

By David Lerman CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Senate Appropriations Committee…

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Border wall, nukes to spark partisan defense bill battle

By Patrick Kelley CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON, D.C. — Adam Smith’s first bill…

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Leatherback sea turtles likely to go extinct under Trump administration policy, lawsuit argues

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Leatherback sea turtles are likely to be “effectively extinct…

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Rep. Justin Amash quits Freedom Caucus after Trump impeachment stance

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Justin Amash resigned from the conservative House Freedom…

  • Jun 11th, 2019

Trump may have an unexpected weakness with rural voters in 2020

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A new Democratic analysis suggests the party’s eventual 2020…

  • Jun 10th, 2019

Joe Biden heads to Seattle this month to raise money for 2020 campaign

By Jim Brunner The Seattle Times Former Vice President Joe Biden will…

  • Jun 9th, 2019

Lawyers optimistic that climate change suit will go to trial

PORTLAND, Ore. — Attorneys for 21 young Americans who accuse the U.S.…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

Mega Millions: Jackpot soars to estimated $530 million

SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Mega Millions jackpot now stands at an…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

New math promised on Medicare payments to rural hospitals

By Sarah Jane Tribble Kaiser Health News As rural hospital closures roil…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

Oakland second city in U.S. to allow ‘magic mushrooms’

OAKLAND, Calif. — Using psilocybin mushrooms — also known as “magic mushrooms”…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

Trump says transgender people banned from military over drugs

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump said his administration reinstituted a ban…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

Trump, Queen Elizabeth mark 75th anniversary of D-Day landings

LONDON — President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel joined their…

  • Jun 5th, 2019

‘Weird’ dead thing found on Outer Banks; experts are stumped

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A “weird” dead thing washed ashore up along North…

  • Jun 4th, 2019

Ex-school cop Scot Peterson fired, arrested over actions during Parkland massacre

PARKLAND, Fla. — Scot Peterson, the school security officer branded a coward…

  • Jun 4th, 2019