Trump to avoid London protesters with tour of country palaces

Tens of thousands of Britons are planning a “Carnival of resistance.”

  • Jul 6, 2018

US adds a solid 213,000 jobs; unemployment up to 4 percent

Average hourly pay rose just 2.7 percent in June from 12 months earlier.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Man pleads not guilty to hate crimes in attack on protesters

The “Unite the Right” rally drew hundreds of white nationalists to Charlottesville, Virginia.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Pompeo hopes to fill in details of North Korea agreement

Mission is to turn upbeat rhetoric following meeting between leaders into concrete action.

  • Jul 6, 2018

US and China begin ‘biggest trade war in economic history’

The U.S. imposed 25 percent duties on Chinese imports, and China said it was retaliating.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Trump confirms that tariffs against China will take effect

The Administration is set to start imposing tariffs early Friday on $34B worth of Chinese imports.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Wildfire near Oregon, California border shuts I-5 south

California has declared a state of emergency for Siskyou County, citing “extreme peril” to people.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Clergy argue against quick release of child sex abuse report

Lawyers filed a group response that says the report is replete with errors and “improper assertions.”

  • Jul 6, 2018

Trump closes in on Supreme Court pick; 3 judges top list

The president has concluded the interview process and is moving closer to picking his court nominee.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Fireworks again deadly in Mexican town

At least 22 killed in fireworks explosions in town with a history of fatal blasts.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Thais fight water and oxygen levels in cave as diver dies

“We have limited amount of time” to rescue 12 boys and their soccer coach, who are stranded.

  • Jul 6, 2018

Big-name charter school backers donate to key governor races

Many of billionaire philanthropists believe charters help breed better, different ways to educate.

  • Jul 6, 2018

US Army quietly discharging immigrant recruits

Attorneys say they know of more than 40 who have been discharged, jeopardizing their futures.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Trump urges ouster of senator he blames for derailing VA nod

Trump unleashes a vigorous campaign-season attack on some of his most strident Democratic critics.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Japan cult leader behind gas attack, followers are executed

Members of the Aum Shinrikyo cult released sarin nerve gas inside train cars, killing 13 people.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Trump loses effort to block 2 California sanctuary laws

California says its policies promote trust between immigrant communities and law enforcement.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Scandal-plagued EPA Administrator Pruitt resigns

He faced an array of questions about his dealings with lobbyists and misuse of government resources.

  • Jul 5, 2018

New leader at EPA is former coal lobbyist

He helped lead the fight against regulations that protect health and address climate change.

  • Jul 5, 2018

Life in Trump’s Cabinet: Perks, pestering, power, putdowns

The president has been known to quickly sour on those working for him.

  • Jul 5, 2018

UK town faces new reality: Another nerve agent poisoning

Police suspect the new victims were were sickened as a consequence of the previous attack.

  • Jul 5, 2018