Tonight’s Democratic debate: Another Medicare-for-all wonkfest?

Progressives hope the presidential candidates will just focus on why universal healthcare matters.

  • Nov 20, 2019

Republicans assail aide who reported Trump phone call

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, an NSC officer, and Jennifer Williams, adviser to Mike Pence, testified.

  • Nov 20, 2019

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria after rocket attack

Fighter jets hit multiple targets belonging to the elite Quds force.

  • Nov 19, 2019

Ruling backs asylum seekers at border prior to policy shift

Advocates say the Trump administration engaged in an “immoral bait-and-switch.”

  • Nov 19, 2019

AMA calls for total ban on all e-cigarette, vaping products

Cites surge in underage teen use of e-cigarettes, which typically heat a solution with nicotine.

  • Nov 19, 2019

Safety board favors redesign of engine part on Boeing 737s

April 2018 accident was caused by a cracked fan blade that broke off in flight. One passenger died.

  • Nov 19, 2019

Warm ocean water delays sea ice for Alaska towns, wildlife

Instead of years-old ice, researchers are studying waves and how they may pummel the coastline.

  • Nov 19, 2019

As Epstein died, guards allegedly shopped online and slept

Accused of neglecting their duties by failing to check on Epstein for nearly eight hours.

  • Nov 19, 2019

Deadly attack leaves California Hmong community in shock

Among the dead is Xy Lee, a Hmong singer whose videos on YouTube have been viewed millions of times.

  • Nov 19, 2019

US angers Palestinians with reversal on Israeli settlements

Palestinians and other nations warned that it undercut any chance of a broader peace deal.

  • Nov 18, 2019

Tests on Boeing ‘Greenliner’ part of effort to cut emissions

Etihad’s 787 has been described as a flying laboratory for testing that could benefit the entire industry.

Trump suggests he may give written testimony in House probe

He said in a tweet: “I like the idea & will, in order to get Congress focused again, strongly consider it!”

  • Nov 18, 2019

Hong Kong police storm university held by protesters

Anti-government protesters have barricaded themselves inside Hong Kong Polytechnic University for days.

  • Nov 17, 2019

Prince Andrew’s Epstein interview roundly panned

“A plane crashing into an oil tanker, causing a tsunami, triggering a nuclear explosion level bad.”

  • Nov 17, 2019

Democrats invite Trump to testify in impeachment inquiry

The comments come as the House Intelligence Committee prepares for a second week of public hearings.

  • Nov 17, 2019

Texas appeals court blocks inmate Rodney Reed’s execution

Efforts to stop his execution have received support from a number of celebrities.

  • Nov 17, 2019

Prince Andrew says he ‘let down’ the royal family

He sas he does not recall meeting the woman who has accused him of having sexual encounters with her.

  • Nov 16, 2019

Trump administration ousts top homelessness official

The White House plans a sweeping crackdown aimed at homelessness in California.

  • Nov 16, 2019

Big study casts doubt on need for many heart procedures

The results challenge medical dogma and call into question some of the most common practices in heart care.

  • Nov 16, 2019

Trump undergoes tests during medical checkup

A February checkup showed he had put on some pounds and was now officially considered obese.

  • Nov 16, 2019