Death of migrant girl, 7, raises questions

The girl was taken into custody for about eight hours and then began having seizures.

  • Dec 15, 2018

Trump picks budget head Mulvaney to be next chief of staff

President Trump added that his current chief of staff, John Kelly, will be staying until the end of the year.

  • Dec 15, 2018

Federal judge rules Obamacare unconstitutional

With appeals certain, the law remains in place. Saturday is the sign-up deadline for HealthCare.gov.

  • Dec 15, 2018

1947 best-picture Oscar sells for nearly $500,000 at auction

A best picture statuette for 1935’s “Mutiny on the Bounty” fetched $240,000.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Chicken-egg sized diamond found in Canada’s frozen north

The 552-carat yellow gem is almost three times the size of the next largest stone ever found in Canada.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Trump may be losing $5 million a year from Fed rate hikes

The president has repeatedly attacked the Federal Reserve Chairman’s interest-rate increases.

  • Dec 14, 2018

New bug: Facebook users’ private, unposted photos at risk

A software flaw left nearly 7 million user photos exposed to a much wider audience than intended.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Reports: Federal prosecutors probe Trump inaugural committee

Prosecutors are reportedly examining whether people from the Middle East made illegal payments.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Christie may be Trump’s top candidate — oh wait, he declined

Trump is lunching Friday with another chief of staff candidate, David Bossie.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Women’s March has new agenda: a 10-point call to action

It’s a change from the image of fiery protests, rallies, sit-ins and arrests.

  • Dec 14, 2018

As protectors abandon Trump, investigation draws closer

Trump contended he “never directed” his former personal lawyer to break the law.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Senate rebukes Trump, Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi, Yemen war

The resolutions are largely symbolic because it’s unclear if they will be considered by the House.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Mexican Boeing 737 jet damaged in possible drone hit

Images on local media showed considerable damage to the nose of the passenger plane.

Cohen: ‘Of course’ Trump knew hush-money payments were wrong

Trump’s former lawyer said he acted out of “blind loyalty” to the president.

  • Dec 14, 2018

Authorities: Wave of hoax bomb threats made across US

Some of the emails had the subject line: “Think Twice.”

  • Dec 13, 2018

Russian pleads guilty in infiltration of US conservatives

Maria Butina, 30, admitted to working with an American political operative and under Russian direction.

  • Dec 13, 2018

Pelosi: 4-year maximum in speaker post is ‘a long time’

She had to make concessions about her tenure to make sure she’ll win a majority when the new House votes.

  • Dec 13, 2018

Senate to vote on aid to Yemen in wake of Khashoggi slaying

While enough Republicans support the resolution, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell opposes it.

  • Dec 13, 2018

Fentanyl is the most deadly drug in America, CDC confirms

The synthetic opioid was responsible for 18,335 overdose deaths in 2016.

  • Dec 12, 2018

3 found alive inside West Virginia coal mine

TV news video showed them emerging from an ambulance and walking into a hospital.

  • Dec 12, 2018