Lawmakers release huge budget; big military, domestic boosts

Protections for DACA are out, and Trump only gets a partial victory his U.S.-Mexico wall.


Austin bombing suspect blows himself up as SWAT moves in

Police warn that more bombs could be out there.

  • Mar 21, 2018


Facebook CEO: Mistakes were made, remedies are planned

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook has a “responsibility” to protect user data.

  • Mar 21, 2018


Austin bomber’s parents: ‘We had no idea of the darkness’

Conditt’s family has been “very cooperative,” officials said.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Senators press Trump officials on safeguarding 2018 ballots

Many state election officials have remained without security clearances, noted Susan Collins.

Iraq holding more than 19,000 because of IS, militant ties

The mass incarceration and speed of verdicts raise concerns over potential miscarriages of justice.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Emails show FEMA silent as Puerto Rico sought generator fuel

Meanwhile, Walmart and local supermarkets had to throw out tons of spoiled meat, dairy and produce.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Allegations from women in his past shadow Trump

The president has called his accusers “liars” and has deemed such reports “made up stuff.”

Trump-Kim summit offers hope to son of detained American

Tony Kim was arrested in April 2017 for “hostile criminal acts with an aim to subvert the country.”

  • Mar 21, 2018

‘Terrified’ girl accused of bringing knife to Stoneman school

Stoneman Douglas teen’s lawyer: ‘I don’t blame a kid for taking a weapon to school these days’

  • Mar 21, 2018

Californians flee as approaching storms threaten mudslides

Communities besieged by wildfires and mudslides are bracing for the worst.

  • Mar 21, 2018

GOP embarrassed over neo-Nazi primary win in Illinois

Republicans now have to mull an alternative candidate that probably won’t win in November.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Discovery of USS Juneau wreckage provides some closure

An expedition backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen reported finding the wreckage.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Advisers warned Trump not to congratulate Putin, but he did

He also chose not to heed talking points on condemning the recent poisoning of a former Russian spy.

  • Mar 21, 2018

Boko Haram returns kidnapped Nigerian schoolgirls

As terrified residents emerged from their homes, the extremists said “this is a warning to you all.”

  • Mar 21, 2018

Ashes of Stephen Hawking to be placed in Westminster Abbey

They will be placed there later this year at a thanksgiving service.

  • Mar 20, 2018

Congress lurches toward government shutdown deadline

The thorniest issue seemed to be immigration policy, according to aides familiar with the talks.

He didn’t like the beer, so he filed a class-action lawsuit

The claim against Pabst Brewing Co. alleges false advertising in the sales of its Olympia products.

  • Mar 20, 2018

World’s last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

The focus now turns to stored semen as well as the perfection of in vitro fertilization techniques

  • Mar 20, 2018

Breaking up with Facebook? It’s harder than it looks

There’s just one problem: There isn’t much of anywhere else to go.

  • Mar 20, 2018