U.S. to use Army base in Oklahoma to shelter migrant children

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  • Jun 11, 2019

U.S. Catholic bishops convene to confront sex-abuse crisis

The deliberations will be guided by a new law that Pope Francis issued May 9.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Southern Baptists meet; sex abuse crisis tops agenda

The Rev. J.D. Greear re-elected ot lead the nation’s largest Protestant denomination.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Unanimous vote OKs security deal for men’s-only retreat

The Sonoma County, California, board unanimously approved the contract with the Bohemian Grove.

  • Jun 11, 2019

House Democrats reach deal to get Mueller evidence

A committee and Attorney General William Barr have been locked in a fight over access.

  • Jun 11, 2019

Mexico denies Trump’s claim of secret concessions in deal

The president Monday hinted at other, secret agreements he says will soon be revealed.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Medical pot laws no answer for U.S. opioid deaths, study finds

Legalizing medical marijuana “is not going to be a solution to the opioid overdose crisis.”

  • Jun 10, 2019

Helicopter crashes on roof of NYC skyscraper, killing pilot

One lawmaker called for “non-essential” helicopter flights over Manhattan to be banned.

  • Jun 10, 2019

25 civilians killed by Syrian government airstrikes in Idlib

Many others were still covered by rubble, rescuers said.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Naval War College head reassigned pending probe

Criticized for alleged excessive spending, abusing his hiring authority, behaving inappropriately.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Ruling: ‘Stairway to Heaven’ copyright saga must face review

Case centers on claims Zeppelin’s hit “Stairway to Heaven” stole elements from the 1966 song “Taurus.”

  • Jun 10, 2019

Customs says hack exposed traveler, license plate images

Agency did not name the subcontractor whose computer network was hacked.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Congressional panel names witnesses for Boeing Max hearing

The June 19 hearing will be the panel’s second on the Max.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Officials say 95 dead in new ethnic massacre in central Mali

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Saudi teen faces execution for alleged crimes from childhood

The charges stem from his participation in anti-government protests, including some when he was just 10.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Students called a bakery racist. Jurors said that’s libelous.

Oberlin College, which said it can’t control students’ independent actions, was ordered pay $11 million.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Case opened: Democrats begin public airing of Mueller report

The focus will be on the two main topics: obstruction of justice and Russian election interference.

  • Jun 10, 2019

Trump defends immigration deal with Mexico

Says, “There is now going to be great cooperation between Mexico & the USA.”

  • Jun 9, 2019

Central American migrants say deal doesn’t dash asylum hopes

As of last week, about 10,000 asylum seekers had been returned to Mexico.

  • Jun 9, 2019

China may restrict tech access in spiraling U.S. trade dispute

No details yet on what is called a national technological security management list.

  • Jun 9, 2019