Political Unrest In Puerto Rico After Discovery Of Unused Hurricane Aid

POLITICAL UNREST IN PUERTO RICO AFTER DISCOVERY OF UNUSED HURRICANE AID

Fed up with what they say is rampant corruption, protesters are demanding the resignation of Gov. Wanda Vázquez, who just months ago...

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

READ: MCCONNELL LAYS OUT PLAN FOR SENATE IMPEACHMENT TRIAL PROCEDURE

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning for each side in the impeachment trial to have 24 hours to present their case, spread...

 
 
 
Migrant Caravan Crosses River into Mexico In Standoff With Security Forces

MIGRANT CARAVAN CROSSES RIVER INTO MEXICO IN STANDOFF WITH SECURITY FORCES

After closing a bridge linking Guatemala with Mexico, a caravan of Central American migrants waded across a river connecting the countries...

Amtrak To Drop $25,000 Ticket Price For Two Wheelchair Users After Complaints

AMTRAK TO DROP $25,000 TICKET PRICE FOR TWO WHEELCHAIR USERS AFTER COMPLAINTS

NPR reported on Friday that the ticket for a two-hour ride between Chicago and Bloomington-Normal, Ill., stations usually costs $16....

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE DECRIES 'RIGGED' IMPEACHMENT PROCESS

President Trump's legal team offered a fiery response to the articles of impeachment in a legal brief on Monday, blasting Democrats...

THAILAND OPPOSITION PARTY ACCUSED OF ILLUMINATI LINK

In Thailand, a popular new political party opposed to the military's continued role in politics faces possible dissolution on Tuesday...

 
 
 
Destructive Hail And A Massive Dust Storm Descend On Fire-Ravaged Australia

DESTRUCTIVE HAIL AND A MASSIVE DUST STORM DESCEND ON FIRE-RAVAGED AUSTRALIA

Canberra, Melbourne and other areas of southeast Australia were hit by golf-ball-sized hail that destroyed car windshields, killed...

Trump Legal Team Accuses Democrats Of 'Dangerous Perversion' Of Constitution

TRUMP LEGAL TEAM ACCUSES DEMOCRATS OF 'DANGEROUS PERVERSION' OF CONSTITUTION

The White House is releasing a formal legal brief to the Senate, ahead of the Tuesday start to the impeachment trial. An executive...

 
 
 
Chinese Universities Are Enshrining Communist Party Control In Their Charters

CHINESE UNIVERSITIES ARE ENSHRINING COMMUNIST PARTY CONTROL IN THEIR CHARTERS

Some schools are nixing language about academic freedom and are stressing loyalty to the ruling party, which plants spies to denounce...

Patients Still Struggle To Balance High Costs Of MS Treatment, Despite Generic

PATIENTS STILL STRUGGLE TO BALANCE HIGH COSTS OF MS TREATMENT, DESPITE GENERIC

Drugs to treat multiple sclerosis can run $70,000 a year or more. Patients hoped competition from a generic version of one of the most...

 
 
 
Extradition Trial For Huawei Executive Facing U.S. Fraud Charges Begins In Vancouver

EXTRADITION TRIAL FOR HUAWEI EXECUTIVE FACING U.S. FRAUD CHARGES BEGINS IN VANCOUVER

Meng Wanzhou was arrested in 2018 as she changed planes in Vancouver. The U.S. says the Chinese technology giant misled banks about...

Patients Still Struggle To Balance High Costs Of MS Treatment, Despite Generic

PATIENTS STILL STRUGGLE TO BALANCE HIGH COSTS OF MS TREATMENT, DESPITE GENERIC

Drugs to treat multiple sclerosis can run $70,000 a year or more. Patients hoped competition from a generic version of one of the most...

 
 
 

BOEING'S 737 MAX CRISIS WEIGHS HEAVILY ON WORKERS, RETIREES

Boeing workers and retirees in Washington state are grieving. The pride they felt from designing and building airliners has been tarnished...

A PREVIEW OF PRESIDENT TRUMP'S IMPEACHMENT TRIAL IN THE SENATE

NPR's David Greene talks to NPR's Tamara Keith and to Jonah Goldberg, conservative columnist and editor-in-chief of The Dispatch, about...

 
 
 
Youth Teaching Tech To Seniors Fosters Generational Connections

YOUTH TEACHING TECH TO SENIORS FOSTERS GENERATIONAL CONNECTIONS

Senior citizens who don't keep up with technology are at risk of social isolation. A New Mexico nonprofit pairs tech-savvy youth with...

NEWS BRIEF: TRUMP IMPEACHMENT, VIRGINIA GUN RALLY, ROYALS STEP BACK

Senate impeachment trial of President Trump begins Tuesday. Virginia's capital prepares for a pro-gun rally. Buckingham Palace says...

 
 
 
Kansas City Chiefs To Play San Francisco 49ers In Super Bowl LIV

KANSAS CITY CHIEFS TO PLAY SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS IN SUPER BOWL LIV

The Chiefs beat the Tennessee Titans 35-24 in the AFC Championship on Sunday. The 49ers followed with an NFC victory over the Green...

CANADA SENDS ARMED FORCES TO HELP NEWFOUNDLANDERS DIG OUT AFTER BLIZZARD

In the capital city of St. John's, the snowstorm completely buried cars and caused thousands to lose power. As much as 30 inches of...

 
 
 

IMPEACHMENT TRIAL TAKES 4 CANDIDATES OFF CAMPAIGN TRAIL

The Democratic senators running for president are making their pitches to voters before they get stuck in Washington to attend the...

Jazz Saxophone Legend Jimmy Heath Has Died

JAZZ SAXOPHONE LEGEND JIMMY HEATH HAS DIED

The saxophonist and composer - an artist who wrote for Miles Davis and Charlie Parker, and who nurtured John Coltrane - died Sunday...

 
 
 



Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans plan speedy Trump trial

Senate Republicans released their partisan impeachment trial resolution on Monday evening, a blueprint that could result in President Donald Trump's swift acquittal. Senate... Read more ...

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

Third horse in three days dies at Santa Anita Park

The number of horse deaths at the California track - almost 40 in just over a year - led officials to briefly halt racing there last year. Read more ...

Man kills coyote attacking son on Exeter trail

Man kills coyote attacking son on Exeter trail

A man killed a coyote with his bare hands Monday after the animal threatened his child on a hiking trail in Exeter, officials said. Read more ...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling...

VIDEO: Father rushes, tackles his son's competitor at high school wrestling match

A father was arrested by police after tackling a North Carolina high school wrestler who was competing against his son. Read more ...

Jubilee the NJ shelter dog with ‘weird' eyes adopted after story goes viral

Jubilee the NJ shelter dog with ‘weird' eyes adopted after story goes viral

All eyes were on this shelter dog. A Siberian husky named Jubilee whose breeder dumped her at a New Jersey shelter because of her “weird” eyelid deformity now has a forever... Read more ...

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

As trial nears, President Trump's lawyers call impeachment case 'flimsy'

President Donald Trump's legal team is asserting that he did “absolutely nothing wrong" and calling the impeachment case “flimsy” and a “dangerous perversion of the Constitution." Read more ...

This was Jennifer Aniston's reaction when she found out Brad Pitt watched...

This was Jennifer Aniston's reaction when she found out Brad Pitt watched her SAG speech

All eyes were on Jennifer Aniston and Brad Pitt at the Screen Actors Guild Awards. Read more ...

Wardens identify man killed when snowmobile crashes through ice on Maine lake

Wardens identify man killed when snowmobile crashes through ice on Maine lake

Rescuers followed the man's snowmobile tracks to an area of bad ice, where he went into the lake several hundred yards from shore. Read more ...

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

READ: McConnell Lays Out Plan For Senate Impeachment Trial Procedure

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is planning for each side in the impeachment trial to have 24 hours to present their case, spread over two days. Democrats object to that... Read more ...

Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Tim Cook and Apple commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

What you need to know Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day in the United States. Apple has a full-page tribute to one of the most important people in America's history. CEO Tim... Read more ...