Officers describe faint whimper, finding abandoned infant

The baby was cold, hungry and had scrapes and bruises, but was otherwise in good condition.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Emotions high as Kavanaugh begins fight for confirmation

President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee was greeted on Capitol Hill with praise and skepticism.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Trump heads to Europe, says Putin easiest of his meetings

He will visit NATO in Brussels, London and Helsinki, where he’ll meet with the Russian president.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Baby survives 9 hours buried in western Montana woods

A man told investigators he left the infant because it was “very heavy.”

  • Jul 10, 2018

Trump’s new rule for the climate expected to be coal-friendly

The submission of the rule coincided with a former coal industry lobbyist’s first day as head of EPA.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Daring rescue saves all 12 boys, soccer coach from Thai cave

Still to emerge: a medic and three SEALs who stayed with the boys in their dark refuge.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Analysis: ‘Extreme’ leadership got Thai soccer boys out alive

It’s what people most want to see from the people in charge when their life is on the line.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Flynn ‘eager’ for sentencing in lying case, attorney says

Robert Mueller requested an additional delay as the retired U.S. Army general continues to cooperate.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Regret, relief at departure of Boris Johnson as top UK envoy

As he quit his post, he accused Prime Minister Theresa May of killing the “dream” of Brexit.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Peter Carington, last survivor of Churchill govt, dies at 99

In 1982, he resigned as foreign secretary after Argentina invaded and occupied the Falkland Islands.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Born inside the Beltway, Kavanaugh is among GOP legal elite

He already is very familiar to his prospective future colleagues.

  • Jul 10, 2018

Trump picks a GOP establishment favorite for Supreme Court

Brett Kavanaugh is former law clerk for retiring Justice Anthony Kennedy.

  • Jul 10, 2018

US will reunite and release more than 50 immigrant children

That’s only about half of the toddlers covered by a court order, the deadline of which is Tuesday.

  • Jul 9, 2018

Starbucks, citing ocean threat, is ditching plastic straws

After Seattle banned plastic straws, Starbucks said it will eliminate them from all locations.

  • Jul 9, 2018

Jubilation as 4 more boys rescued from flooded Thai cave

Eight of the 12 boys trapped in a labyrinth cave system in are safe and recuperating, officials said.

  • Jul 9, 2018

110 dead as rescuers continue searching after Japan floods

As much as 3 inches of rain per hour fell on large parts of southwestern Japan.

  • Jul 9, 2018

Pompeo points to Vietnam as example of improved relations

In Hanoi, he was looking for increased cooperation on enforcing sanctions on North Korea.

  • Jul 8, 2018

Looting follows violent fuel protests in Haitian capital

The U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince on Sunday warned U.S. citizens to shelter in place.

  • Jul 8, 2018

4 rescued from Thai cave in risky operation; 9 remain inside

Authorities paused the international effort until Monday to replenish air tanks along the treacherous exit route.

  • Jul 8, 2018

Trump still pondering Supreme Court pick as big reveal nears

Trump has spent the weekend talking with allies and will announce his pick at 6 p.m. PDT Monday.

  • Jul 8, 2018