Trump touts his ‘underappreciated’ job on Puerto Rico storm

The territory’s governor said the official death toll from Hurricane Maria reached 2,975.

  • Sep 12, 2018

As big hurricane nears, Boeing will suspend assembly in SC

The state of South Carolina has ordered an evacuation of coastal areas, including North Charleston.

Tribes: Trump illegally approved oil pipeline from Canada

Ask U.S. District judge to rescind the permit for the Keystone XL pipeline.

  • Sep 11, 2018

US marks 9/11 with somber tributes, new monument to victims

Nearly 3,000 people died in the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, when international terrorism hit home.

  • Sep 11, 2018

Iran nuclear chief says program will be strong if pact fails

Iran is trying to salvage an accord now challenged by U.S. President Donald Trump.

  • Sep 11, 2018

17 years after 9/11, al-Qaida may be stronger than ever

U.S. policies in the Mideast appear to have encouraged its spread.

  • Sep 11, 2018

Mass rally wraps up North Korea’s 70th anniversary events

This year’s anniversary downplayed the missiles and nuclear weapons.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Tropical Storm Olivia approaches Hawaii with wind, rain

Forecasters say Olivia may drop 10 to 15 inches of rain on the Big Island and Maui County.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Trump vents over leaks as Woodward pushes back on criticism

“Fear” contains incendiary quotes by the defense secretary and White House chief of staff.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Florence strengthens to Category 4, takes aim at Carolinas

The South Carolina governor ordered the state’s entire coastline to be evacuated starting at noon Tuesday.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Doctors explore lifting barriers to living organ donation

Thousands of people die each year waiting for an organ transplant.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Cosby lawyers fight testimony of other women at sentencing

Prosecutors in Pennsylvania want at least some of Cosby’s dozens of other accusers to testify.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Vatican promises ‘clarifications’ to pope cover-up claims

Nine cardinal advisers expressed their “full solidarity” with the pope over the scandal.

  • Sep 10, 2018

18 dead after explosion at gas depot in Nigeria

More than 40 other people had burns after the blast in Lafia, the capital of Nasarawa state.

  • Sep 10, 2018

After 6-day fire closure, I-5 reopens south of Oregon border

Vehicles carrying flammable materials, including hay, wood chips, lumber and logs, still are prohibited.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Trump administration orders closure of Palestinian office

The administration cited the refusal of Palestinian leaders to enter into peace talks with Israel.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Case against officer who killed neighbor to go to grand jury

She says she mistook her black neighbor’s apartment for her own when she fatally shot him.

  • Sep 10, 2018

CEO Leslie Moonves resigns from CBS after new allegations

A new report in the New Yorker magazine details six women’s allegations of sexual misconduct.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Flight 93 chime tower an ‘everlasting concert by our heroes’

The tower honors passengers and crew who died when hijackers crashed their plane on 9/11.

  • Sep 10, 2018

Gay sex ban remains in many former British colonies

Vestiges of Britain’s Victorian-era morality laws linger from Antigua to Zambia.

  • Sep 9, 2018