Trump expected to sign border deal to avert shutdown

The agreement provides just a fraction of the money he’s been demanding for his Mexican border wall.

  • Feb 13, 2019

At least 20 elite Guard personnel killed in Iran bombing

The attack comes on the day of a U.S.-led conference in Warsaw that included discussions on Iran.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Ginsburg illness casts spotlight on long-term court absences

In 1949, Justice William Douglas broke 14 ribs when he was thrown from his horse in Washington state.

  • Feb 13, 2019

Trump installed a room-sized golf simulator at White House

The system replaces an older, less sophisticated golf simulator that had been installed under President Obama.

  • Feb 13, 2019

No escape? El Chapo likely off to ‘prison of all prisons’

Among the residents of “Supermax” in Colorado: The Unabomber and a Sept. 11 conspirator.

  • Feb 13, 2019

University of Utah outlines changes after campus shooting

Lauren McCluskey, a senior track athlete from Pullman, was killed Oct. 22 outside her dorm.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Notorious drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman convicted

His 3-month trial comprised tales of grisly killings, political payoffs, jeweled guns and a naked escape.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Senate passes the decade’s biggest public lands package

The measure represented an old-fashioned approach to dealmaking that has largely disappeared on Capitol Hill.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Before Bezos fight, National Enquirer lost $31.5 million

In recent years, AMI has courted Saudi Arabia to help buttress its finances.

  • Feb 12, 2019

NOAA nominee’s company, AccuWeather, fined for sex harassment

A federal oversight agency said the weather company subjected female employees to sexual harassment.

  • Feb 12, 2019

The 1946 case of the ‘Last Mass Lynching in America’

A federal appeals court on Monday ordered that the grand jury records in the case be unsealed.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Cuomo defends New York Amazon deal

He said opposition could prompt the company to back out of the deal.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Trump says hes not thrilled with GOP-backed border deal

GOP congressional leaders swung behind the proposed deal, selling it as a necessary compromise.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Apple, Google asked to review Saudi app that can track women

Using the app, Saudi men can limit the dates and places women are permitted to travel.

  • Feb 12, 2019

US job openings jump to record high of 7.3 million

Employers added 304,000 jobs in December, the most in nearly a year.

  • Feb 12, 2019

Congressional lawmakers reach deal on border wall funding

The deal includes $1.4 billion in border funding, less than the $5.7 billion previously sought.

  • Feb 11, 2019

Not a rom-com: Mom scouting date for son draws campus ire

Campus police reported behavior “may cause concern.”

  • Feb 11, 2019

Rep. Omar apologizes for tweets on AIPAC’s influence

The Minnesota Democrat said she had no intention offending anyone, including Jewish Americans.

  • Feb 11, 2019

FDA launches tougher oversight of supplements

Says huge growth in the industry has allowed “bad actors” to sell dangerous products.

  • Feb 11, 2019

Youth smoking decline stalls, and vaping may be to blame

Findings come from a survey of more than 20,000 middle and high school students.

  • Feb 11, 2019