Washington AG opens inquiry into NRA’s financial affairs

The gun lobbying organization is already facing internal turmoil and multiple external inquiries.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Feds bring new sex crimes charges against singer R. Kelly

Kelly already is facing sexual abuse charges brought by Illinois prosecutors earlier this year.

  • Jul 12, 2019

United will scrap 8,000 flights due to grounded Boeing jets

The airline said it will drop its 14 Max jets from the schedule until Nov. 3.

Labor Secretary Acosta resigns amid Epstein deal scrutiny

Trump announced the news with Acosta by his side at the White House.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Massive ICE deportation crackdown may start Sunday

Agents will target Miami, Atlanta, Chicago, Baltimore, Denver, Houston, L.A., New Orleans, NYC and San Francisco.

  • Jul 12, 2019

Trump abandons bid to include citizenship question on census

Instead, he is directing federal agencies to try to compile the information using existing databases.

  • Jul 11, 2019

US poised to begin immigration enforcement operation

Activists are circulating hotlines for immigrants to call and bolstering know-your-rights training.

  • Jul 11, 2019

Officer accuses Air Force general of sexual misconduct

Gen. John Hyten is tapped to be the next vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Democratic presidential hopeful Inslee opposes pipeline plan

There is a proposal to construct a replacement tunnel beneath a channel connecting two of the Great Lakes.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Senate committee approves FAA nominee over Dem objections

The former Delta executive is accused of retaliating against a pilot who reported safety concerns.

Teen migrant says border agent sexually assaulted her

Officials are investigating the allegation, along with other claims of the mistreatment of children.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Emmy-winning actor Rip Torn dies at 88

His career on stage and screen spanned seven decades.

  • Jul 10, 2019

Amazon, Microsoft wage war over the Pentagon’s ‘war cloud’

The project faces growing congressional concerns about alleged Pentagon favoritism toward Amazon.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Texas billionaire H. Ross Perot dies at 89

He ran for president as an independent in 1992, garnering a history-making 19% of the vote.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Trump can’t block people on Twitter, federal appeals court rules

The president had appealed last year’s court ruling that his blocking of critics was unconstitutional.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Boeing deliveries of 737 tumble in 2nd quarter

The news comes after Boeing said a Saudi airline canceled a $5.9B order in favor of a deal with Airbus.

Sen. Patty Murray calls for Trump cabinet member to resign

Allegations about Jeffrey Epstein’s decade of child rape are reverberating to those who protected him.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Indonesia returning 57 containers of developed world’s waste

What was supposed to be paper turned out to be household waste, electronics and used baby diapers.

  • Jul 9, 2019

Teen odds of using marijuana dip with recreational use laws

One reason may be that it’s harder and costlier for teens to buy marijuana from licensed dispensaries.

  • Jul 8, 2019

DOJ files to halt Trump suit demanding financial documents

The suit brought by nearly 200 congressional Democrats accuses Trump of profiting off the presidency.

  • Jul 8, 2019