Medicare, Social Security face shaky fiscal futures

Social Security would become insolvent in 2035, one year later than previously estimated.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Quake kills at least 11, 24 missing in northern Philippines

Rescuers used cranes, crowbars and sniffer dogs to look for people in the rubble.

  • Apr 22, 2019

David Picker brought James Bond, the Beatles to the theater

Was a studio chief at United Artists, Columbia and Paramount in a run of box-office successes.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Dem leaders stress more Trump probes, downplay impeachment

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi urged divided Democrats to focus on fact-finding.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Military vet Moulton joins 2020 presidential race

Wants to run a presidential campaign that would “bring this country back together.”

  • Apr 22, 2019

Mexican police detain hundreds of Central American migrants

They were in a caravan of about 3,000 who were making their way to the U.S. border.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Tesla gears up for fully self-driving cars amid skepticism

The technology required to make that quantum leap — a new processing chip — was unveiled for investors.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Remains of WWII soldier identified 76 years after going MIA

Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency: Remains are those of Pfc. Dale W. Ross.

  • Apr 22, 2019

North Korea leader Kim to meet with Putin in Russia

A date for the meeting was not immediately released.

  • Apr 22, 2019

Something went awry in a test of SpaceX’s astronaut capsule

The Air Force’s 45th Space Wing confirmed that the anomaly was contained and no one was injured.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Explosions kill at least 290 in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday

Seven suspects had been arrested, though no one immediately claimed responsibility for the blasts.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Bahrain king reinstates citizenship of 551 amid mass trials

Surprise royal order gave no explanation for King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa’s decision.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Runoff likely to have opposing views of Macedonia’s new name

First round of voting Sunday was too low for a candidate to win outright, election officials said.

  • Apr 21, 2019

California police say teen lured to assault with dating app

Man, 59, told a 15-year-old boy he was 39 years old during communication on the Grindr app.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Report: Man arrested near border faced similar weapon charge

Was accused of impersonating a cop in Oregon in 2006 and claimed to be a fugitive bounty hunter.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Accuracy at core of Supreme Court case over census question

Vast changes in America and technology have dramatically altered the way the census is conducted.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Comedian headed for landslide victory in Ukraine

Sitcom star Volodymyr Zelenskiy receiving three times as many votes as President Petro Poroshenko

  • Apr 21, 2019

U.S. to sanction nations for importing Iranian oil

Includes allies Japan, South Korea and Turkey.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Giuliani: Nothing wrong with Trump camp taking Russian help

Political aid from representatives of the Russian government possibly ill-advised but not illegal.

  • Apr 21, 2019

Waikiki flood concerns spur push for Hawaii shore protection

Frequent flooding could plague the Hawaiian city within the next 15 to 20 years.

  • Apr 21, 2019