Some Kenyan families reject Boeing’s compensation for crash

A lawyer for the families said they are not pursuing compensation from Ethiopian Airways.

US added a robust 224,000 jobs in June after weak May gain

Consumer spending is solid, home sales are rebounding, but manufacturing and construction are slower.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Trump calls America’s story ‘the greatest political journey’

The president’s 4th of July celebration paid tribute to the U.S. military.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Strongest earthquake in 20 years rattles Southern California

Multiple injuries and two house fires were reported in the town of Ridgecrest.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Census: Administration tries again for citizenship question

The government was running out of time to begin printing the millions of forms.

  • Jul 5, 2019

Best way to fight climate change? Plant a trillion trees

And there’s enough room, Swiss scientists say.

  • Jul 4, 2019

Deadly land, deadly sea: Libya migrants face brutal choice

A boat from Libya carrying 86 migrants sank in the Mediterranean and left only three survivors.

  • Jul 4, 2019

Michigan Rep. Justin Amash quitting Republican Party

He said he has become disenchanted with partisan politics and “frightened by what I see from it.”

  • Jul 4, 2019

States urge Supreme Court to extend civil rights to gay workers

Cases before court include appeal from a man who says a Georgia county fired him because he is gay.

  • Jul 3, 2019

‘Laugh-in’ comedic actor Arte Johnson dies at 90

Became known for his catchphrase “Verrry interesting” on “Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In.”

  • Jul 3, 2019

Mexican police revolt against plans to join National Guard

Comes as the government deploys the National Guard to try to seal the country’s southern border.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Appeals court puts Trump abortion restrictions on hold again

9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday vacated a unanimous ruling from a three-judge panel.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Judge blocks Ohio abortion law, clinics to remain open

Halts the July 11 enforcement of the so-called heartbeat bill law.

  • Jul 3, 2019

White House blasts Seattle judge’s ruling on asylum seekers

U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman on Tuesday blocked an administration policy.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Some big farms collect big checks from Trump aid package

Recipients defended the payouts, saying they didn’t cover their losses from the trade war.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Arctic fox walks more than 2,700 miles from Norway to Canada

She moved at an average rate of 28.7 miles per day.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Boeing to pay $100 million to crash families, communities

The company faces dozens of lawsuits over Lion Air Max and Ethiopian Airlines crashes that killed 346.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Jury to decide SEAL’s punishment for posing with corpse

He was acquitted of murder in the killing of the wounded Islamic State captive under his care.

  • Jul 3, 2019

US trade deficit rises to 5-month high of $55.5 billion

President Trump has sought to reduce the trade deficit, which he sees as a sign of economic weakness.

  • Jul 3, 2019

Putin signs bill suspending participation in nuclear treaty

Russia is leaving the 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty with the United States.

  • Jul 3, 2019