Iowa lawsuit pits gay rights against religious freedom

A conservative Christian group denied a leadership position to a gay University of Iowa student.

  • Jan 15, 2018

Future floods will be in mind as California town rebuilds

Debris flows leveled entire blocks and killed at least 20 people in the wealthy seaside hideaway.

  • Jan 15, 2018

Mother injured children, then jumped from bridge, police say

On Instagram and YouTube, she posted dozens of videos of the two children, who both died.

  • Jan 15, 2018

2 Koreas discuss Northern art troupe’s visit during Olympics

But the North still issues a veiled threato cancel its plans to send an Olympic delegation.

  • Jan 14, 2018

King’s words still inspire nearly 50 years after his death

People consider Martin Luther King, Jr.’s words and talk about what they mean in today’s world.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Native American veterans will have memorial on National Mall

The Mall is studded with monuments to iconic people and events, from presidents to wars to… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2018

Pope Francis begins a weeklong visit to Chile and Peru

Pope will highlight indigenous issues and the Amazon during trip to South America

  • Jan 14, 2018

US set to cut UN money for Palestinian refugees

The administration could announce its decision as early as Tuesday, officials said.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Buried in mud, Montecito faces a daunting cleanup

Destructive mudslides killed at least 20 people, wiped out 65 homes and damaged 450.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Earthquake in Peru destroys dozens of homes, kills 1 man

Sixty-five people were injured, the national chief of civil defense, Jorge Chavez, said.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Trump defends self after comments, says: ‘I am not a racist’

President Donald Trump, on the defensive in the wake of recent disparaging comments about… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2018

‘El Chapo’ godson pleads guilty to role in drug cartel

Damaso Lopez-Serrano, 29, admitted to acting as a major coordinator of moving drugs into the U.S.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Expletives dot the weekend TV comedy, sports landscape

In a “Saturday Nignt Live” segment, President Donald Trump’s reference to African nations was used.

Missile-alert mistake feeds doubts about a real emergency

Officials in Hawaii tried to assure residents there would be no repeat false alarms.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Hard landing: Car crashes into upper wall of a two-story building

Police say the vehicle was traveling at a high speed when it struck a median and became airborne.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Golf Channel cameramen walk out on coverage amid Sony Open

Union workers for video and audio production at Golf Channel events walked out Sunday over stalled contract… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2018

Trump says program to protect ‘Dreamers’ is ‘probably dead’

At issue is the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program created by President Barack Obama.

  • Jan 14, 2018

Rare, venomous sea snake found on Southern California shores.

The yellow-bellied sea snake was the third report of the species in Southern California since 2015.

  • Jan 13, 2018

Mistaken missile alert sends Hawaii residents into panic

White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said it “was purely a state exercise.”

  • Jan 13, 2018

Russians were behind the big hack in Ukraine, CIA reports

Ukraine has been a significant target of GRU cyberattacks.

  • Jan 13, 2018