Trump: Gut funding for climate science, boost fossil fuels

The White House promotes what the president has dubbed an “energy dominance” strategy.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Top spy: Russia will attempt to undermine the 2018 elections

They’re expected to use propaganda, false personas and social media influence the vote.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Leaping elk crashes low-flying research helicopter in Utah

The elk jumped into the chopper’s tail rotor as the aircraft flew about 10 feet above ground.

  • Feb 13, 2018

FBI contradicts White House on aide accused of spousal abuse

Director Christopher Wray said that the investigation was completed in July.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Powerball winner to collect jackpot while anonymity determined

She’s asking a judge to let her keep the $560 million lotto jackpot — and remain unknown.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Kansas father fighting deportation now held in Hawaii

He’s been in the U.S. 30 years, working as an professor and researcher at Kansas City-area colleges.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Reports: Russian contractors killed by U.S. strike in Syria

Russian media said the contractors were part of pro-government forces targeted by the United States.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Police recommend indictments of Netanyahu

The Israeli prime minister is accused of accepting lavish gifts from a Hollywood mogul.

  • Feb 13, 2018

US intelligence boss says security clearances are ‘broken’

Agencies like the Defense Department inadvertently issue interim passes to criminals.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Bill and Melinda Gates take on tough questions about giving

Their annual letter comes as demands by the public for accountability and transparency are escalating.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Venerable B-52 might outlive snazzier, younger bombers

It is expected to remain part of the combat force until mid-century.

As Palestinian teen goes on trial, Israeli judge bars public

She slapped and punched two Israeli soldiers in a confrontation outside her home.

  • Feb 13, 2018

Satellites show warming is accelerating sea level rise

At this rate, the world’s oceans on average will be at least 2 feet higher by the end of the century

  • Feb 12, 2018

Agency-by-agency highlights of Trump’s 2019 budget

It reflects the administration’s concern about the threat from North Korea and its missile program.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Trump’s $4.4 trillion budget moves deficit sharply higher

The budget submitted Monday shows growing deficits despite major cuts for domestic programs.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Police: Donald Trump Jr.’s wife exposed to white powder

A police department spokesman says a preliminary test of the powder indicated it wasn’t dangerous.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Trump infrastructure plan relies on state and local funding

The plan is centered on using $200 billion in federal money to leverage local and state tax dollars.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Putin meets Palestinian leader, conveys greetings from Trump

“I would like to convey to you his best wishes,” the Russian president said, having spoken with Trump.

  • Feb 12, 2018

London City Airport shuts down due to unexploded WWII bomb

Police described it as a 5-foot shell that was lying in a bed of silt in the nearby River Thames.

  • Feb 12, 2018

Marijuana’s 4/20 holiday tied to rise in fatal car crashes

The researchers analyzed U.S. government data on fatal traffic accidents from 1992 to 2016.

  • Feb 12, 2018