Vaping-related lung transplant performed at Detroit hospital

No other details of the transplant were released Monday.

  • Nov 11, 2019

 

Hong Kong police shoot protester, man set on fire

Hong Kong’s leader pledged Monday to “spare no effort” to halt anti-government protests.

  • Nov 11, 2019

 

Myanmar accused at UN court of genocide against Rohingya

Gambia filed the case on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.

  • Nov 11, 2019

 

Undersea drones solve the mystery of a WWII submarine

“Everyone was excited. Then you realize there are 80 men buried there, and it’s a sobering experience.”

  • Nov 11, 2019

What’s coming in impeachment: Inquiry goes public this week

For only the fourth time, the House of Representatives has started a presidential impeachment inquiry.

  • Nov 11, 2019

After push from Perry, backers got huge gas deal in Ukraine

Ukraine awarded a contract to his supporters after the energy secretary attended Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s inauguration.

  • Nov 11, 2019

Indian court rules in favor of Hindu temple on disputed land

Court also orders that alternative land be given to Muslims to build a mosque.

  • Nov 9, 2019

Pot or not? Busts highlight growing confusion over hemp

Police officers and the field tests they use on suspected drugs sometimes can’t tell the difference.

  • Nov 9, 2019

All eyes on Texas governor as calls grow to halt execution

Rodney Reed is set to die for a 1996 killing despite evidence that raises questions about his guilt.

  • Nov 9, 2019

Tribe members: Ancient bison kill site desecrated by mining

Colorado-based Westmoreland Coal has not made the required repairs and is still mining in the area.

  • Nov 9, 2019

Germany, allies mark 30 years since Berlin Wall fell

It was a pivotal moment in the events that brought down Communism in eastern Europe.

  • Nov 9, 2019

Can Bloomberg’s unconventional strategy win the nomination?

Democrats are puzzled by the former New York mayor’s apparent plans to seek the presidency.

  • Nov 9, 2019

After Lion Air crash, Boeing upheld its flight control system

The Max was considered safe until 12 weeks later, when 157 people died in a similar crash in Ethiopia.

Trump launches black outreach effort for 2020

He predicted he would win with “a groundswell of support from hardworking African American patriots.”

  • Nov 9, 2019

‘Strong culprit’ in vaping illnesses identified

The same chemical compound was found in fluid taken from the lungs of 29 patients across the country.

  • Nov 9, 2019

O.J. Simpson sues Las Vegas casino, contends he was defamed

He denied in the lawsuit that he was “belligerent,” broke glass or damaged property at the Cosmpolitan.

  • Nov 9, 2019

Paradise community gathers on anniversary of Camp Fire

Hundreds gathered together and paused for 85 seconds — one for each person who died.

  • Nov 8, 2019

Southwest pushes back return of troubled Boeing Max, again

The airline said Friday that it will keep its Max out of its schedule until March 6.

Steve Bannon testifies for prosecution Roger Stone trial

The president’s former chief executive told jurors he saw Stone as “an access point” to WikiLeaks.

  • Nov 8, 2019

Canada case poses question: Is US immigration system safe?

Human rights groups say Canada has no guarantee that immigrants returned to the U.S. will be safe.

  • Nov 8, 2019