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

As trade war escalates, U.S. consumers may see higher prices

President Donald Trump said, “We’ll see what happens.”

  • Sep 2, 2019

Dorian strikes Bahamas with record fury as Category 5 storm

Indications it would veer sharply northeastward and track up the U.S. Southeast seaboard.

  • Sep 1, 2019