Earth is likely to reach more dangerous levels of warming even sooner if the U.S. retreats from its pledge to cut carbon dioxide pollution, scientists said. That's because America contributes so much to...
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 02:38 PM PDT
Trump to Set Up 'War Room' to Deal With Russia Questions
The White House is preparing to establish a "war room" to combat questions about ties between Russia and President Donald Trump's campaign, Reuters reported.
The news agency cited administration officials...
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 01:47 PM PDT
New 'Blue Lives Matter' Laws Raise Concerns Among Activists
Following a spike in deadly attacks on police, more than a dozen states have responded this year with "Blue Lives Matter" laws that come down even harder on crimes against law enforcement officers, raising...
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 12:19 PM PDT
Three Moments From Hillary Clinton's Commencement Address
Hillary Clinton's commencement address at Wellesley College included remarks about President Trump's proposed budget, life after the election and a comparison between President Trump and President Nixon.
President Donald Trump has criticized Germany's trade surplus with the United States, drawing attention to a contentious issue at a summit of world leaders where trade is already a sticking point.
Friday, May 26, 2017 at 06:48 PM PDT
West Coast Quake Early Warning Plans Are on Shaky Ground
Republican Greg Gianforte won Montana's special congressional election late Thursday barely a day after he was charged with misdemeanor assault following accusations that he body-slammed a reporter, NBC News...
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 03:51 PM PDT
Kushner Under FBI Scrutiny in Russia Probe: Officials
Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and one of his senior advisers, has come under FBI scrutiny in the Russia investigation, multiple U.S. officials told NBC News.
Investigators believe Kushner has...
President Donald Trump's push to get in front of the pack at a NATO summit generated indignation in the Balkans and garnered attention on social media — but the man he shoved aside took it in stride.
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 05:17 PM PDT
Trump Travel Ban Blocked; Fight Headed for Supreme Court
President Donald Trump's revised travel ban "speaks with vague words of national security, but in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination," a federal appeals court said Thursday in...