Nation/World

Poll: Trump increasingly blamed by voters for declining economy

WASHINGTON, D.C. — For the first time since President Donald Trump was…

  • Aug 28th, 2019

Purdue reportedly offering to settle opioid suits for up to $12 billion

HARTFORD, Conn. — Purdue Pharma, the Stamford, Conn.-based maker of OxyContin, and…

  • Aug 28th, 2019

Report highlights unsanitary conditions, potential abuses at immigration detention centers

SAN DIEGO — Spoiled food, dirty water, no access to showers, and…

  • Aug 28th, 2019

Trump reportedly tells officials he’d pardon those who break law to build border wall

By Alexa Díaz Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump…

  • Aug 28th, 2019

‘He’s a coward’: Women who endured Jeffrey Epstein’s sexual abuse voice their outrage

NEW YORK — For 10 years, the women who were sexually abused…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

Microplastics found in Lake Tahoe’s waters for first time ever

LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Scientists have detected microplastic pollution in Lake Tahoe’s…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

NASA dangles $7 billion carrot for next moon landing

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The agency that sent humans to the moon 50…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

Pharma cash rolls into both sides of Congress

By Emmarie Huetteman, Jay Hancock and Elizabeth Lucas Kaiser Health News In…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

Sanders vows to seek moratorium on mergers of media giants

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Bernie Sanders has taken on Wall Street, big oil…

  • Aug 27th, 2019

Johnson Johnson ordered to pay $572 million in Oklahoma opioid lawsuit

By Lauren Clason CQ-Roll Call An Oklahoma judge ordered Johnson & Johnson…

  • Aug 26th, 2019

NRA chief LaPierre slapped with subpoena in N.Y. probe

NEW YORK — Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s got the National Rifle Association’s top…

  • Aug 26th, 2019

The Amazon rainforest is on fire. Climate scientists fear a tipping point is near

By Julia Rosen Los Angeles Times Flames are spreading across the Amazon…

  • Aug 26th, 2019

Tourists alerted to mysterious rolling balls of poop in Great Smoky Mountains

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — In what may be the oddest public notice ever…

  • Aug 26th, 2019

U.S. is becoming more diverse — and quickly, in certain places

By Jeff Gammage The Philadelphia Inquirer The United States is becoming more…

  • Aug 26th, 2019

Make America Grape Again: Trump threatens France with wine tax ahead of G-7 summit

McClatchy News Service WASHINGTON, D.C. — Before departing to France to attend…

  • Aug 24th, 2019

China to impose fresh tariffs on U.S. goods, including cars

McClatchy News Service BEIJING — China on Friday said it plans to…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

ICE shut down a hotline for detained immigrants after it was featured on ‘Orange Is the New Black’

By Andrea Castillo Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — In the fifth…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

Record numbers of fires burn in Amazon

SAO PAOLO, Brazil — Brazil’s Amazon is burning at a record rate,…

  • Aug 23rd, 2019

Trump again says Jewish voters who support Democrats are ‘disloyal’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump repeated his claim Wednesday that American…

  • Aug 21st, 2019

Attorney general installs new leadership at Federal Bureau of Prisons

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Attorney General William Barr has replaced the leadership of…

  • Aug 19th, 2019