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Scientists Voice Opposition to Changes in US Endangered Species Act

Scientists Voice Opposition to Changes in US Endangered Species Act

Thousands of scientists joined on Monday to accuse the Trump administration of trying to erode the Endangered Species Act in favor of commercial interests with a plan to revamp regulations that have
US: Myanmar Military Led 'Extreme' Violence Against Rohingya

US: Myanmar Military Led 'Extreme' Violence Against Rohingya

A U.S. government investigation has found that Myanmar's military targeted Rohingya civilians indiscriminately and often with "extreme brutality'' in a coordinated campaign to drive the minority
US Judge Orders Federal Protection Restored to Yellowstone Grizzlies

US Judge Orders Federal Protection Restored to Yellowstone Grizzlies

A federal judge on Monday ordered Endangered Species Act protections restored to grizzly bears in and around Yellowstone National Park, halting plans for the first licensed trophy hunts of the
California Urges Trump to Drop Plan for Weaker Fuel Standard

California Urges Trump to Drop Plan for Weaker Fuel Standard

California officials demanded Monday that the Trump administration back off a plan to weaken national fuel economy standards aimed at reducing car emissions and saving people money at the pump, saying
Kavanaugh says won't step aside, 'never assaulted anyone'

Kavanaugh says won't step aside, 'never assaulted anyone'

US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said Monday he would not step aside after a second woman accused him of sexual misconduct, with President Donald Trump and fellow Republicans showing no signs
Trump Planning Another Summit With N. Korean Leader, Describes Kim Jong Un as ‘Terrific’

Trump Planning Another Summit With N. Korean Leader, Describes Kim Jong Un as ‘Terrific’

U.S. President Donald Trump says he will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un "quite soon." Earlier on Monday, at the U.N. General Assembly in New York, Secretary of State Mike
Supreme Court Nominee in TV Interview Rejects Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Supreme Court Nominee in TV Interview Rejects Sexual Misconduct Accusations

Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump’s embattled Supreme Court nominee, tells the Fox News Channel that he is not withdrawing his name from consideration despite the sexual abuse accusations
China Rules Out New Talks with US to Resolve Trade Dispute

China Rules Out New Talks with US to Resolve Trade Dispute

China says it is impossible to hold trade talks with the United States with a new round of tariffs in place.U.S. imposed duties on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, and a retaliatory set of tariffs
US Troubled by Official Ban on Hong Kong's Pro-Independence Party

US Troubled by Official Ban on Hong Kong's Pro-Independence Party

The U.S. State Department said Tuesday on Twitter it is concerned about Hong Kong's ban on a political party that advocates for independence from China, adding that it violates core Democratic
FBI: Baltimore Homicide Rate Topped US Big Cities in 2017

FBI: Baltimore Homicide Rate Topped US Big Cities in 2017

FBI crime statistics place Baltimore's homicide rate above that of any other U.S. city with a population over 500,000.Citing crime data released Monday, The Baltimore Sun reports that the 342
US Puts Sanctions on Venezuela First Lady, Other Officials

US Puts Sanctions on Venezuela First Lady, Other Officials

The Trump administration on Tuesday slapped financial sanctions on four members of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s inner circle, including his wife and the nation’s vice president, on
Panel Urges Funding for New Voting Machines in Pennsylvania

Panel Urges Funding for New Voting Machines in Pennsylvania

A group examining election security in Pennsylvania is urging Congress and state lawmakers to speed up replacement of voting machines, noting most lack a paper record needed to check for fraud and
GOP Leader: Dems Using 'Vague' Claims to Derail Kavanaugh

GOP Leader: Dems Using 'Vague' Claims to Derail Kavanaugh

The Senate's top Republican accused Democrats on Tuesday of railroading Brett Kavanaugh by using decades-old, "vague, unsubstantiated and uncorroborated" claims of sexual misconduct to try sinking his
O'Rourke Condemns Activists for Forcing Cruz From Restaurant

O'Rourke Condemns Activists for Forcing Cruz From Restaurant

Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke is condemning a protest that forced his opponent in Texas' closer-than-expected Senate race to leave a Washington restaurant.Online videos posted by an activist group
American Expands Inflight Food Options on Domestic Routes

American Expands Inflight Food Options on Domestic Routes

American Airlines is expanding its inflight food options with the addition of a light and healthy Mediterranean menu.The world's largest carrier on Monday announced an agreement with the restaurant
World Leaders Laugh as Trump Boasts of His Achievements

World Leaders Laugh as Trump Boasts of His Achievements

President Donald Trump got some laughter when he addressed world leaders on Tuesday. It wasn't intentional.The president was highlighting U.S. gains under his watch as he opened his address to the
Democrats Seek Gains in 2018 Gubernatorial Races

Democrats Seek Gains in 2018 Gubernatorial Races

Most of the attention on this year’s midterm elections is about which party will control Congress after the results are known on November 6. In addition to races for the Senate and House of
Disgraced TV icon Bill Cosby sentenced to prison for sexual assault

Disgraced TV icon Bill Cosby sentenced to prison for sexual assault

Bill Cosby was marched out of court in handcuffs on Tuesday after being sentenced to between three and 10 years in prison for sexual assault, capping the downfall of the once-beloved comedian known as
Priest Accused of Child Sex Abuse Behind Bars, Pending Trial

Priest Accused of Child Sex Abuse Behind Bars, Pending Trial

A former New Mexico priest who fled the U.S. decades ago amid allegations of child sex abuse will await trial behind bars, a federal judge decided Tuesday, as his accusers in the audience