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Environment

Trump administration proposes major rollback of water rules

Trump admin proposes major rollback of water rulesThe Trump administration proposed withdrawing federal protections for countless waterways and wetlands nationwide
  • Environment
  • 52 minutes ago
World

Ford Argentina ex-executives sentenced in torture cases

Ford Argentina ex-executives sentenced in torture casesA court in Argentina has sentenced two former Ford Motor Co. executives to prison for crimes against humanity
  • World
  • 56 minutes ago
World

The cost of France’s protests running into billions

Cost of France’s protests running into billionsParis – France’s wave of protests and violence over the past month or so has already cost the eurozone’s second-largest economy a fortune.
  • World
  • 1 hour, 31 minutes ago
Nation

After video stokes outrage, charges dropped against mom
The DA has dismissed all charges against a mother who was violently separated from her toddler son by police

After video stokes outrage, charges dropped against NYC momThe DA has dismissed all charges against a mother who was violently separated from her toddler son by police
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 11 minutes ago
Politics

Flynn, Manafort to make arguments in Russia probe

Flynn, Manafort to make arguments in Russia probeMichael Flynn and Paul Manafort hope to ease the punishment they could face for their crimes
  • Politics
  • 3 hours, 12 minutes ago
Environment

Suit filed over Trump plans for offshore drilling tests

Lawsuit filed over Trump plans for offshore drilling testsEnvironmental groups on Tuesday sued the Trump administration over offshore drilling tests
  • Environment
  • 5 hours, 7 minutes ago
Business

GOP House leader notes gap of distrust as Google CEO grilled

GOP House leader notes distrust as Google CEO grilledGoogle’s CEO faces a grilling from U.S. lawmakers on how the web search giant handled an alarming data breach
  • Business
  • 5 hours, 16 minutes ago
Nation

Doc took pics of sex abuse; patients seek whereabouts
Ex-patients have said that in addition to molesting them, he would photograph them naked for what he said was research

Doc took pics of sex abuse; patients seek whereaboutsEx-patients have said that in addition to molesting them, he would photograph them naked for what he said was research
  • Nation
  • 5 hours, 42 minutes ago
Nation

Obama extends tour as sales for ‘Becoming’ top 3M

Obama extends tour as sales for ‘Becoming’ top 3M“Becoming,” published four weeks ago, is among the fastest-selling nonfiction books in history
  • Nation
  • 6 hours, 8 minutes ago
Politics

Trump: Many candidates are vying for chief of staff job

Trump: Many candidates are vying for chief of staff jobTrump’s first choice bailed at the last minute and several other potential successors signaled they weren’t interested
  • Politics
  • 5 hours, 52 minutes ago
Politics

For several reasons, Dems cautious about the ‘I’ word

For several reasons, Democrats cautious about the ‘I’ wordHere are five reasons Democrats aren’t ready to impeach Trump
  • Politics
  • 7 hours, 49 minutes ago
World

5 missing Marines declared dead in crash off Japan

5 missing Marines declared dead in crash off JapanThe U.S. military said five missing crew members have been declared dead after a collision last week
  • World
  • 8 hours, 4 minutes ago
Nation

Christmas tree farmers combat popularity of faux trees

Christmas tree farmers combat popularity of artificial treesBetween 75 and 80 percent of Americans who have a Christmas tree now have an artificial one
  • Nation
  • 8 hours, 49 minutes ago
Politics

Some Trump allies begin to worry about investigations

Some Trump allies starting to worry about investigationsTrump’s intensifying legal troubles are unnerving some of his fellow Republicans
  • Politics
  • 8 hours, 56 minutes ago
Environment

UN science panel chief seeks action to curb warming

UN science panel chief calls for more action to curb warmingThe head of the U.N.’s top science panel on climate change said urgent action is needed to curb global warming
  • Environment
  • 9 hours, 5 minutes ago
Nation

White woman pleads guilty to assaulting black teen
A white South Carolina woman has pleaded guilty to assault and battery for hitting a black teenager at a community pool

White woman pleads guilty to assaulting black teenA white South Carolina woman has pleaded guilty to assault and battery for hitting a black teenager at a community pool
  • Nation
  • 9 hours, 20 minutes ago
World

May in Netherlands as she fights to save Brexit deal

May in Netherlands as she fights to save Brexit dealPrime Minister Theresa May launched her fight to save her Brexit deal by lobbying leaders in Europe’s capitals
  • World
  • 9 hours, 32 minutes ago
Nation

Snowstorm: Southern roads dangerous as slush refreezes

Snowstorm: Southern roads dangerous as slush refreezesSeveral Southern states were bracing for plunging temperatures early Tuesday that could make roads more treacherous
  • Nation
  • 9 hours, 45 minutes ago
Nation

‘Truth isn’t truth’ tops list of notable quotes in 2018

‘Truth isn’t truth’ tops list of notable quotes in 2018The assertion that “truth isn’t truth,” made by an attorney for Trump, tops the list of 2018’s most notable quotes
  • Nation
  • 2 hours, 59 minutes ago
Nation

Puerto Rico overhauls tax laws to help businesses
The bill creates earned income tax credit, reduces a sales tax on prepared food and removes a business-to-business tax

Puerto Rico overhauls tax laws to help businessesThe bill creates earned income tax credit, reduces a sales tax on prepared food and removes a business-to-business tax
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 36 minutes ago
Nation

Puerto Rico to hire crews, fix 106K streetlights

Puerto Rico to hire crews, fix 106K streetlightsPuerto Rico’s power company plans to hire private firms to repair some 106,000 streetlights across the U.S. territory
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 38 minutes ago
World

US sanctions 3 NKorea officials for human rights abuse

US sanctions 3 NKorea officials for human rights abuseThe Trump administration imposed sanctions on 3 senior North Korean officials for human rights abuses
  • World
  • 18 hours, 41 minutes ago
Nation

More time may be needed for N.C. election decision
More time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud

More time may be needed for N.C. election decisionMore time may be needed to decide if a new congressional district election is necessary due to absentee ballot fraud
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 43 minutes ago
Nation

No jail for Baylor student accused of frat party rape

No jail for Baylor student accused of frat party rapeJacob Walter Anderson was indicted on sexual assault charges, pleading no contest to unlawful restraint
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 46 minutes ago
World

Nearly 85% of UN nations back migration deal; not US

Nearly 85% of UN nations back migration deal; not USThe deal defied fierce opposition from the United States and a few other nations
  • World
  • 18 hours, 52 minutes ago
Nation

Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness

Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illnessThis year has seen a record number of cases of a mysterious paralyzing illness in children, U.S. health officials said
  • Nation
  • 18 hours, 54 minutes ago
Nation

Teacher nixes ban on ‘Large Afros’ after uproar
Music teacher apologized Monday and backed off his instructions that students should not have ‘outlandish’ hairstyles

Teacher nixes ban on ‘Large Afros’ after uproarMusic teacher apologized Monday and backed off his instructions that students should not have ‘outlandish’ hairstyles
  • Nation
  • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
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