Nation/World

Trump issues broad ban on transgender people in the military

By Margaret Talev Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump has…

  • Mar 24th, 2018

Scientists build a robotic fish to spy on ocean life

By Deborah Netburn Los Angeles Times It looks like a fish. It…

  • Mar 23rd, 2018

As Trump fumes over leak about his congratulatory call to Putin, word is ‘there’s going to be a scalp over this’

By Noah Bierman and Tracy Wilkinson Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

Sessions urges federal prosecutors to seek death penalty against major drug dealers

By Joseph Tanfani Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following President Donald…

  • Mar 21st, 2018

The last male northern white rhino has died, spelling probable extinction for the species

By Robyn Dixon Los Angeles Times JOHANNESBURG — Sudan, the last male…

  • Mar 20th, 2018

Trump loses bid to kill lawsuit of woman who says he sexually assaulted her

By Michael Finnegan Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — A New York…

  • Mar 20th, 2018

Trump to call for death penalty for some opioid dealers, but White House won’t say how it would be applied

By Laura King Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump…

  • Mar 19th, 2018

Democrats ponder disavowing Pelosi after Pennsylvania race

By Alex Roarty and Katie Glueck McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON—When the elderly…

  • Mar 18th, 2018

In ACLU lawsuit, the TSA is asked why it’s searching digital devices on domestic flights

By Hugo Martin Los Angeles Times U.S. Customs and Border Patrol agents…

  • Mar 18th, 2018

Congress bogs down after seriously eying an age limit of 21 to buy assault weapons

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Forget the idea of raising the age limit for…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Trump is said to weigh firing Veterans Affairs Secretary Shulkin

By Jennifer Jacobs and Todd Shields Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — President…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Trump’s picks for secretary of state, CIA hit potential roadblocks in Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s picks for secretary of state and…

  • Mar 14th, 2018

Freeing Lolita from Miami Seaquarium is ‘sacred obligation’ for Lummi tribe

MIAMI — Supporters of releasing the Miami Seaquarium’s killer whale, Lolita, have…

  • Mar 13th, 2018

These Texas teachers added Pistol 101 to their training

By Diane Smith Fort Worth Star-Telegram FORT WORTH, Texas — While a…

  • Mar 13th, 2018

Trump ousts Tillerson as secretary of state, replaces him with CIA chief

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After 14 months of private tensions and public disputes,…

  • Mar 13th, 2018

CIA director says Trump aims to ‘solve a problem’ with North Korea talks

By Laura King Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — Administration officials expressed…

  • Mar 11th, 2018

Trump’s top economic adviser Gary Cohn to resign amid waning influence

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s chief economic adviser, Gary Cohn, is…

  • Mar 6th, 2018

The stronger a state’s gun laws, the lower its rate of gun-related homicides and suicides

By Melissa Healy Los Angeles Times A state’s laws governing the sale,…

  • Mar 5th, 2018

Hundreds of new state gun laws: most expand access

By Matt Vasilogambros Stateline.org WASHINGTON, D.C. — In the two weeks since…

  • Mar 4th, 2018

Report: Stormy Daniels called off nondisclosure agreement with Trump after not receiving $130,000 payment

New York Daily News NEW YORK — An adult film actress who…

  • Mar 3rd, 2018