Nation/World

El Chapo sentenced to life

NEW YORK — There was no escaping prison this time for El…

  • Jul 17th, 2019

 

Yosemite to restore historic names under $12 million settlement

LOS ANGELES — The Majestic Yosemite can be called the Ahwahnee Hotel…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

 

Defense Department scrambles to fill top job as vacancies and acting appointees pile up

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Who is running the Pentagon? These days it can…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

 

Kids in foster care because of parents’ drug use has soared

By Rita Giordano The Philadelphia Inquirer As the opioid epidemic has ravaged…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

A surging Harris lags in fundraising, while Buttigieg leads Democratic pack

LOS ANGELES — The money race reinforced the tiers in the Democratic…

  • Jul 16th, 2019

Half of Chicago park closed as search for alligator enters second week

CHICAGO — Chicago animal control officials have closed the eastern half of…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

Judge frees wrongly convicted Philly man after 25 years

PHILADELPHIA — Twenty-eight years after police arrested Chester Hollman for murder, 25…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

House Democrats to vote on condemning Trump’s attacks on congresswomen

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s racially charged taunt that four congresswomen…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

From Jeff Bezos to today’s NASA engineers, Apollo 11 inspired a generation to go to space

By Kyle Arnold Orlando Sentinel David McFarland was just shy of his…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

Trump moves to end asylum for Central American migrants

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump moved to end asylum protections for…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

EPA approves use of bee-killing pesticide

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Just days after another federal agency suspended its periodical…

  • Jul 15th, 2019

Acosta resists calls to resign

He claims 2008 prosecution of Epstein was ‘viewed as a role of the dice’

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Following 4th of July celebration, DC’s emergency fund depleted

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump’s Fourth of July celebration has contributed…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Trump unveils sweeping goals on kidney disease

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump outlined an agenda to improve preventive…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Chicago gator search enters second day with traps set, Alligator Bob working lagoon

CHICAGO — The search for an alligator spotted in Chicago’s Humboldt Park…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Fed appeals court appears skeptical of Obamacare, putting future of in doubt

By Noam N. Levey Los Angeles Times NEW ORLEANS — A panel…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Census judge denies Trump administration’s bid for new legal team

NEW YORK — A federal judge rejected a request by the Trump…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

San Francisco homeless count goes from bad to worse, jumping 30% from 2017

LOS ANGELES — Over the last several months, cities and counties across…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

UK ambassador resigns after cables leaked calling Trump ‘inept’

LONDON — The British ambassador to Washington has resigned following a leak…

  • Jul 10th, 2019

Democrats want GAO to probe Trump July 4th spending

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Democrats on the Senate Appropriations Committee are asking the…

  • Jul 10th, 2019