A weakened Dorian howls over North Carolina’s Outer Banks

At least four people were killed in the Southeast while doing chores to prepare for the hurricane.

  • Sep 6, 2019

No convictions in California warehouse fire stuns families

Max Harris was acquitted; jurors could not unanimously agree on whether to convict or acquit Derick Almena.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Officials broke law by using entrance fees to keep parks open

The GAO says the fees are designed to support visitor services, to fund operations and basic maintenance.

  • Sep 5, 2019

European safety agency has strict demands for Boeing 737 Max

The EASA is demanding stability during extreme maneuvers with the flight-control system on and off.

A re-energized Hurricane Dorian rakes the Southeast US coast

An estimated 3 million people in Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas were warned to evacuate.

  • Sep 5, 2019

Jay Inslee is out of the 2020 race, but his presence remains

Democratic candidates glowingly name-checked the Washington governor during CNN’s climate forum.

  • Sep 5, 2019

Dorian, back to a Category 3 hurricane, lurks off coast

Still boasted dangerously high winds of 115 mph as it churned north toward the Carolinas.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Hong Kong withdraws extradition bill that sparked protests

But activists rejected Wednesday’s move as insufficient and vowed not to yield.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Hurricane death toll climbs to 20 in devastated Bahamas

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  • Sep 4, 2019

Pentagon defers 127 building projects to fund border wall

The Defense Department has no guarantee from Congress that any of the money will be replaced.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Records: USC gave extra attention to students tied to donors

Notes tracked the fundraising history associated with applicants.

  • Sep 4, 2019

California becomes first state to ban fur trapping

A new law prohibits commercial or recreational trapping on both public and private lands.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Voice-mimicking software reportedly used in a major theft

Some researchers are calling it one of the world’s first publicly reported artificial-intelligence heists.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Humanitarian crisis unfolds in hurricane-stricken Bahamas

Dorian pounded away at the islands in an onslaught that sent waters up to the second floors of buildings.

  • Sep 4, 2019

West Texas gunman ‘was on a long spiral of going down’

FBI says the shooter was making “rambling statements” before the incident.

  • Sep 4, 2019

Pence defends stay at Trump property in Ireland

Democratic Rep. Ted Lieu, of California, accused Pence of “Funneling taxpayer money to POTUS.”

  • Sep 4, 2019

Once fire started, it was too late for many aboard dive boat

The 75-foot Conception was considered one of the best of its kind in the region.

  • Sep 3, 2019

Hurricane Dorian stalls over the Bahamas, could lash Florida

It was downgraded to a Category 4 storm and was moving at only 1 mph.

  • Sep 2, 2019

Officials: Some deaths, 34 missing in California boat fire

Five crewmembers sleeping on the deck of a 75-foot scuba diving vessel were rescued.

  • Sep 2, 2019

American Airlines delays Boeing Max return

United Airlines had also delayed the Max return date through Dec. 19.

  • Sep 2, 2019