Nation/World

Court temporarily blocks Trump’s ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal appeals court decided 2-1 on Friday to…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

House passes bill to restrict flavored tobacco products

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House on Friday passed a bill that would…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Pedestrian deaths continue rise in 2019; shift to SUVs gets partial blame

DETROIT — The pedestrian death crisis in America is getting worse. The…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Utility faces record fine of $2.1 billion for role in wildfires

SAN FRANCISCO — California regulators increased penalties against PG&E Corp. to $2.1…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Largest U.S. surgical mask provider halts individual orders amid coronavirus ‘crisis’

DALLAS — Texas-based surgical mask provider Prestige Ameritech is no longer accepting…

  • Feb 28th, 2020

Court upholds Texas’ winner-take-all system of electoral votes for president

By Chuck Lindell Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — Texas’ winner-take-all system of…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

Lawmakers warn Pentagon about shifting money to border wall

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Top members of the House Armed Services Committee assailed…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

Trump facing growing coronavirus crisis amid market jitters

By Dave Goldiner New York Daily News President Donald Trump vowed to…

  • Feb 26th, 2020

Coronavirus spread in US is inevitable, CDC warns; it’s ‘a question of when’

By Colleen Shalby and James F. Peltz Los Angeles Times The U.S.…

  • Feb 25th, 2020

Fashion mogul Peter Nygard’s headquarters raided by FBI, NYPD

NEW YORK — The FBI and the New York Police Department raided…

  • Feb 25th, 2020

Request for coronavirus funding just a down payment, administration officials say

By Doug Sword CQ-Roll Call Trump administration officials told senators at a…

  • Feb 25th, 2020

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape and sex assault

By Molly Crane-Newman and Larry McShane New York Daily News NEW YORK…

  • Feb 24th, 2020
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                                Former 49ers stars, from left, Jerry Rice, Charles Haley and Ronnie Lott speak to the media after U.S. President Donald Trump granted a full pardon to Edward DeBartolo Jr., former owner of the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday.

Trump grants clemency to 11, including former junk bond king Michael Milken

WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump granted pardons or commutations Tuesday to…

  • Feb 18th, 2020
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                                Former 49ers stars, from left, Jerry Rice, Charles Haley and Ronnie Lott speak to the media after U.S. President Donald Trump granted a full pardon to Edward DeBartolo Jr., former owner of the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday.

14 Americans test positive for coronavirus as U.S. evacuates cruise passengers

By Alex Wigglesworth Los Angeles Times U.S. officials said early Monday that…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

In a milestone-packed launch, SpaceX marks 80th successful liftoff

ORLANDO, Fla. — SpaceX was shooting for an ambitious, milestone-packed launch Monday…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Insulin is being sold illegally on Craigslist for a fraction of its retail price, study finds

By Sarah Gantz The Philadelphia Inquirer Craigslist: a place to shop for…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Topless protesters storm stage as Bernie Sanders campaigns in Nevada

By Shant Shahrigian New York Daily News A group of protesters blew…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Trump’s budget would cut bomb-sniffing dogs at airports, train hubs

NEW YORK —Travelers could see fewer bomb-sniffing dogs at the city’s airports…

  • Feb 17th, 2020

Trump’s budget plan could cut Medicaid and Medicare health services

By Sarah Gantz The Philadelphia Inquirer President Donald Trump’s federal budget plan…

  • Feb 15th, 2020

Avenatti found guilty on all counts in Nike extortion case

NEW YORK — Michael Avenatti just did it — he tried to…

  • Feb 14th, 2020