Nation/World

5 sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi murder

By Nehal El-Sherif McClatchy News Service RIYADH, Saudi Arabia — Five people…

  • Dec 23rd, 2019

Minnesota court reverses revenge porn conviction, says it violated free speech

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota’s revenge porn law is unconstitutional because it criminalizes free…

  • Dec 23rd, 2019

Seashell believed from the Pacific washes up on Outer Banks, mystifying park service

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Everything from historic ships to World War II mines…

  • Dec 23rd, 2019

Visine eye drops were murder weapon North Carolina man used to kill wife, cops say

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A paramedic from Gaston County is accused of using…

  • Dec 23rd, 2019

Agency says it will review Trump Jr.’s sheep hunt in Mongolia

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said it will…

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Marijuana teen vaping up as other drug use, drinking and smoking decline, NIH survey shows

CHICAGO — Teens are vaping marijuana more, even as they engage in…

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Watchdog pledges ‘deep dive’ into FBI’s possible wiretap abuses

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Justice Department’s internal watchdog pledged the first-ever “deep…

  • Dec 18th, 2019

Dad and daughter got millions from IRS after claiming lottery win, authorities say

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Broward County father and daughter claimed the…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Federal spending deal funds gun safety research, increases wildfire spending

WASHINGTON, D.C. — With funding for the federal government set to expire…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Obama says it’s time for women to run the world (Sorry, Biden)

By Brian Niemietz New York Daily News This ought to have conspiracy…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Supreme Court leaves cities with only one option on homelessness: Build more housing

LOS ANGELES — For homeless advocates, Monday was a victory. The U.S.…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Trump fires off angry letter about impeachment

By Chris Megerian Los Angeles Times WASHINGTON, D.C. — Senate Majority Leader…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

What would happen if the Affordable Care Act went away?

By Julie Rovner Kaiser Health News Any day now, the 5th Circuit…

  • Dec 17th, 2019

Hallmark apologizes for pulling gay wedding ads

By Sonaiya Kelley Los Angeles Times Following social media outrage over its…

  • Dec 16th, 2019

Lindsey Graham says ‘not pretending to be fair juror’ on Trump impeachment

By Dave Goldiner New York Daily News Sen. Lindsey Graham wants to…

  • Dec 16th, 2019

Lori Loughlin wants FBI reports in college admissions scandal

By Matthew Ormseth Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors are withholding…

  • Dec 16th, 2019

Naval Academy is also investigating a possible ‘white power’ gesture at Army-Navy game

By Joseph A. Gambardello The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA — Following a similar…

  • Dec 16th, 2019

Vulnerable Democrats announce they’ll vote for impeachment

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Four vulnerable House Democrats have announced they will vote…

  • Dec 16th, 2019

West Point investigating hand symbol with possible links to white power used by cadets during Army-Navy game

By Stephanie Farr The Philadelphia Inquirer PHILADELPHIA — West Point is investigating…

  • Dec 15th, 2019

Climate activist Greta Thunberg becomes youngest-ever Time Person of the Year

NEW YORK — She inspired a movement — and now she’s the…

  • Dec 12th, 2019