Trump: “Severe consequence” if Iran resumes nuclear program

U.S. allies in Europe lamented the president’s move to abandon the Iran nuclear deal.

  • May 9, 2018

CIA nominee says she would not restart harsh interrogations

Her promise is different than Trump’s, who vowed to authorize waterboarding and a “hell of a lot worse.”

  • May 9, 2018

Stragglers forced to evacuate as Kilauea’s lava cracks spread

“I am packed. My truck is loaded. I’m not a dumb-dumb. If I see a threat, I’m out of here.”

  • May 8, 2018

Former CIA officer charged with spying for China

Many in the CIA believe he played a role in the exposure and deaths of agency sources in China.

  • May 8, 2018

Ryan meets with House chaplain he ousted, then reinstated

The Snohomish County native said he wasn’t told of deficiencies in his performance.

  • May 8, 2018

Trump declares US is leaving a ‘horrible’ Iran nuclear accord

The decision means Iran must now decide whether to also withdraw or try to salvage what’s left of the deal.

  • May 8, 2018

Trump lawyer puts up $9 million apartment against bank debts

Businesses owned by Cohen and his wife owed one New York bank as much as $12.8 million as of March.

  • May 8, 2018

Europeans back Iran nuclear deal as Trump weighs US pullout

They say the International Atomic Energy Agency has certified 10 times that Iran is in compliance.

  • May 8, 2018

GOP on edge over Senate bid of controversial coal baron

Republicans hope to claim Democratic Senate seats Tuesday in Indiana, Ohio and West Virginia.

  • May 8, 2018

Police: Up to 7 girls could be buried in Michigan woods

A man convicted in the 1986 killing of a 13-year-old girl led police to her body in the same area.

  • May 8, 2018

Manhattan DA to probe abuse allegations against Schneiderman

The New York Attorney General resigned just hours after accounts of abuse by four women.

  • May 8, 2018

Allies, foes worry as Trump sets stage for reveal on Iran deal

The decision, set for Tuesday, will have repercussions in nearly every corner of the globe.

  • May 8, 2018

New York attorney general resigns amid abuse allegations

Two women claim Schneiderman repeatedly hit them during the course of their relationships with him.

  • May 8, 2018

Melania Trump debuts ‘Be Best’ campaign for kids’ well-being

The first lady said the effort will focus on childhood well-being, social media use and opioid abuse.

  • May 7, 2018

Slopes of volcano offer lush, affordable piece of paradise

Most of the people who live near Kilauea are largely self-sufficient and understand the risks.

  • May 7, 2018

Oliver North chosen to be president of the NRA

He was a central figure in the Iran-contra affair in the 1980s.

  • May 7, 2018

Serious charges dismissed in Penn State frat pledge death

There are 25 defendants awaiting trial in death of Tim Piazza, 19.

  • May 7, 2018

Chelsea Manning: Insurgent bid for US Senate is genuine

She wants to fight what she sees as a shadowy surveillance state and a rising tide of repression.

  • May 7, 2018

Microsoft launches $25M program to use AI for disabilities

CEO Satya Nadella announced the project as he kicked off Microsoft’s conference for software developers.

  • May 7, 2018

Legal secretary amasses $9M fortune, gives most to students

When her boss bought stock, she made the purchase for him — then bought the same stock for herself.

  • May 7, 2018