Disaster aid bill faces tricky fight in Senate

A battle over funding for Puerto Rico is complicating the path forward for a long-­delayed … Read more

Cambodia faces economic blow as EU weighs ending trade deal

Cambodia faces a serious blow to its economy as the European Union investigates the government’s … Read more

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A look ahead in fight against ISIS — The fight to expel the Islamic State, … Read more

Banning of suspected gunman’s manifesto arouses debate in New Zealand

DUNEDIN, New Zealand — New Zealanders are debating the limits of free speech after their … Read more

Nature dictates each year’s route in marathon across Russian Lake

LAKE BAIKAL, Russia — The ice rumbled and then shook underfoot. No one had warned … Read more

Analysis: Mueller report finds no Russia conspiracy, but it promises more fights to come

After a nearly two-year investigation, special counsel Robert Mueller’s findings — of which the public … Read more

Reaction to Mueller report: Trump allies cheer ‘no collusion’; Dems plan next moves

The release of special counsel Robert Mueller’s “principal conclusions” Sunday prompted swift reaction from presidential … Read more

The biggest moments in the Trump-Russia investigation: A timeline

The Russia investigation has provided a barrage of headlines, court cases, tweets and speculation since … Read more

Mueller’s findings still secret, for now

WASHINGTON — Attorney General William Barr and his team on Saturday pored over the highly … Read more

Sun bears excel at imitating facial expressions, studies find

The sun bears were making faces at each other. And that was a bit of … Read more

Today in history, and birthdays

It’s Sunday, March 24, the 83rd day of 2019. There are 282 days left in the year.

Highlight: In 2015, Germanwings Flight 9525, an Airbus A320, crashed into the French Alps, killing … Read more

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Protests in Pittsburgh after cop cleared in shooting — The father of a slain black … Read more

ISIS caliphate crumbles as last village in Syria falls

A four-year military operation to flush the Islamic State from its territory in Iraq and … Read more

Norwegian cruise ship passengers are rescued

HELSINKI — Rescue workers off Norway’s western coast rushed to evacuate 1,300 passengers and crew … Read more

First-of-its-kind nuke waste dump marks 20 years

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — In a remote stretch of New Mexico desert, the government put in … Read more

Christchurch mosque reopens; march is held

Christchurch’s Al-Noor mosque is reopening following the deadly attack it sustained about a week before. … Read more

Justice officials pore over Mueller report

Special counsel’s findings to stay hidden at least another day

WASHINGTON — Attorney General William Barr and his team on Saturday pored over the highly … Read more

Legendary Israeli agent hunted down Eichmann

JERUSALEM — Rafi Eitan, a legendary Israeli Mossad spy who led the capture of Holocaust … Read more

Mueller delivers report on Russia investigation to attorney general

WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller has delivered a report on his inquiry into Russian … Read more

Cop cleared in fatal shooting of teen

PITTSBURGH — A jury Friday acquitted a white former police officer who fatally shot an … Read more

Trump cancels some North Korea sanctions

President Donald Trump sparked confusion Friday by announcing the cancellation of sanctions aimed at North … Read more

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New Oregon measles cases confirmed — The Oregon Health Authority says two new measles cases, … Read more

Featured obituary: Silvers was an authority on disability rights

Anita Silvers, a philosophy professor who was a leading voice in the interpretation of the … Read more

ISIS defeated in Syria, U.S. says

U.S.-backed forces have pushed the Islamic State out of its final foothold in Syria, the … Read more

Today in history, and birthdays

It’s Saturday, March 23, the 82nd day of 2019. There are 283 days left in the year.

Highlight: In 1942, the first Japanese-Americans evacuated by the U.S. Army during World War II … Read more

Americans are more miserable, and there’s data to prove it

Life in America keeps getting more miserable, according to the latest data from the General … Read more

Mueller delivers report

WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday delivered a report on his inquiry into … Read more

Trump shifts on Golan Heights

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump abruptly reversed decades of U.S. policy Thursday by endorsing permanent … Read more

Men find beer in a field after hours of flood cleanup

In its life span, the fridge had been through a fire and a flood, but … Read more

Man who mailed pipe bombs to Dems pleads guilty

NEW YORK — Speaking in a halting, raspy voice, Cesar Sayoc sat in a Manhattan … Read more

New Zealand observes Muslim prayer

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand — In a day without precedent, people across New Zealand observed the … Read more

Scores of holiday revelers killed as overloaded raft sinks in Iraq

IRBIL, Iraq — A raft overloaded with people dressed in their holiday best to celebrate … Read more

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