Nation/World

Afghanistan offers amnesty to the Taliban in a bid to end 16-year war

By Shashank Bengali and Sultan Faizy Los Angeles Times KABUL, Afghanistan —…

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Trump urges lawmakers to pass ‘comprehensive’ gun law, and not fear gun lobby

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump, in an extraordinary White House session…

  • Feb 28th, 2018

Alaska congressman suggests Jews would have survived Holocaust if they had been armed

By Megan Cerullo New York Daily News Rep. Don Young, R-Alaska, in…

  • Feb 27th, 2018

Study: Antarctica’s king penguins could disappear by end of century

By Subel Bhandari McClatchy News Service SYDNEY — Rising temperatures due to…

  • Feb 27th, 2018

Supreme Court strengthens government’s power to jail immigrants who face deportation

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme Court on Tuesday strengthened the Trump administration’s…

  • Feb 27th, 2018

I’m no coward, says deputy who didn’t go inside Parkland school during massacre

By David Ovalle and David Smiley Miami Herald MIAMI — Broward County…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Supreme Court extends relief for ‘Dreamers,’ refuses to rule now on Trump immigration plan

By David G. Savage Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

Trump-backed gun measure faces hurdle from 3 Republican senators

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Three Republican senators are threatening to block a gun…

  • Feb 26th, 2018

AR-15, used in Florida school attack, is a fearsome weapon designed for maximum damage

By Alex Daugherty Miami Herald The AR-15, the semiautomatic rifle used in…

  • Feb 25th, 2018

Judge dismisses defamation lawsuit against HBO and John Oliver

By Gerrick D. Kennedy Los Angeles Times A West Virginia judge has…

  • Feb 25th, 2018

House committee releases Democratic memo defending surveillance of former Trump adviser

By Chris Megerian and Joseph Tanfani Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. —…

  • Feb 24th, 2018

Conspiracy that Florida shooting survivors are ‘actors’ easily debunked

By Christopher Brennan New York Daily News Beyond failing to protect a…

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Health care billing process is costly and inefficient, study concludes

By Karen Kaplan Los Angeles Times Health care in the United States…

  • Feb 20th, 2018

School shooting survivors make gun control push at Florida Capitol

By Gray Rohrer Orlando Sentinel TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — About 50 students from…

  • Feb 20th, 2018

Supreme Court leaves in place California’s 10-day wait for gun buyers, rejects Second Amendment challenge

By David G. Savage Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Supreme…

  • Feb 20th, 2018

Florida sheriff on arming teachers: ‘OK, Einstein, you got a better idea?’

By Marco Santana Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — The top law enforcement…

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Former Trump aide Gates to plead guilty, agrees to testify against Manafort, sources say

By David Willman Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — A former top…

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Walkout, march planned to demand action on mass shootings

By David J. Neal and David Ovalle Miami Herald PARKLAND, Fla. —…

  • Feb 19th, 2018

Weed won’t cause brain damage the way alcohol will, study finds

By Josh Magness McClatchy Washington Bureau It’s a common stereotype that people…

  • Feb 19th, 2018

White House: Trump ‘supportive’ of better background checks for gun buyers

By Tracy Wilkinson Tribune Washington Bureau WASHINGTON, D.C. — The White House…

  • Feb 19th, 2018