Nationalism rebuked at Paris WWI ceremony

PARIS — Dozens of leaders from around the globe marched in the soaking rain down … Read more

Pressure mounts for police involvement in Florida recounts

MIAMI — Florida’s highest-­ranking government officials are increasing the pressure on state police to get … Read more

New controversial voting system in will decide a congressional race in Maine

For the first time in U.S. history, a controversial voting system known as “ranked choice” … Read more

U.S. sanctions are making medicine scarce in Iran

The first wave of U.S. sanctions against Iran was looming when doctors gave Aram Rawanshad … Read more

Dozens of cat mummies found in ancient Egyptian tomb

Ancient Egyptians were serious cat people, if a discovery in a tomb near Cairo is … Read more

Young activists go missing in China, raising fears of crackdown

BEIJING — At least a dozen young activists who took part in a national campaign … Read more

Around the world

Saudis discussed assassinating enemies — Top Saudi intelligence officials close to Crown Prince Mohammed bin … Read more

Remembering the day the guns fell silent

Sgt. Robert Cude remembered that the bugle call, “Stand Fast” — cease firing — sounded … Read more

Residents return to rubble

PARADISE, Calif. — The air thick with smoke from a ferocious wildfire that was still … Read more

Southern California fires burn mobile homes, mansions

MALIBU, Calif. — Two people were found dead and scores of houses from ranch homes … Read more

Erdogan: Audio of Khashoggi killing given to the U.S.

ANKARA, Turkey — An audio recording tracking the dying moments of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside … Read more

How the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier came to be

Arlington National Cemetery had never seen a funeral quite like the one that was held … Read more

Brown files suit over sanctuary laws

The action claims federal laws requiring states to help immigration officials violates the 10th Amendment

Gov. Kate Brown and Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum have filed suit against President Trump in an attempt … Read more

Trump and Macron try to mend ties in Paris

PARIS — French President Emmanuel Macron offered pomp and warm words to President Donald Trump … Read more

Gunman died from self-inflicted gunshot

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — An autopsy determined the gunman who killed 12 people at a … Read more

Gait technology walks a fine line

Chinese surveillance tool IDs people by how they walk

BEIJING — Chinese authorities have begun deploying a new surveillance tool: “gait recognition” software that … Read more

Around the world

Recounts ordered in Florida — The Florida secretary of state ordered recounts in the U.S. … Read more

Today in history, and birthdays

It’s Sunday, Nov. 11, the 315th day of 2018. There are 50 days left in the year.

Highlight: On Nov. 11, 1921, the remains of an unidentified American service member were interred … Read more

Irvin Williams was a White House gardener who made Rose Garden bloom

Irvin Williams, whose horticulture career spanning the Kennedy to the George W. Bush administrations made … Read more

At least 9 dead as fire incinerates California town

PARADISE, Calif. — A wildfire in Northern California incinerated most of a town of about … Read more

Gunman posted about mental state

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The gunman who killed 12 people at a country music bar … Read more

City reeling from mass shooting besieged by fire

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — A city reeling from the tragedy of a mass shooting was … Read more

Judge blocks the disputed Keystone XL pipeline

WASHINGTON, D.C. — As the Trump administration has moved aggressively to roll back environmental protections … Read more

Today in history, and birthdays

It’s Saturday, Nov. 10, the 314th day of 2018. There are 51 days left in the year.

Highlight: In 1775, the U.S. Marines were organized under authority of the Continental Congress. In … Read more

Around the world

Migrants at border — The number of migrants traveling in families who were apprehended at … Read more

Pager studied racial bias in job market

Devah Pager, a Harvard sociologist best known for rigorously measuring and documenting racial discrimination in … Read more

Judge blocks Keystone Pipeline

A federal judge temporarily blocked construction of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline, ruling late Thursday … Read more

Trump claims new power to bar asylum

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration, invoking national security powers meant to protect the United States … Read more

Dueling images: A smiling young Marine and a killer dressed in black

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. — In photos that Ian D. Long’s mother proudly posted to Facebook, … Read more

First Americans rushed into unknown from Asia

Almost 11,000 years ago, a man died in what is Nevada. Wrapped in a rabbit-skin … Read more

Featured obituary: Dave Pickerell, master distiller

Dave Pickerell, a master distiller who played a central role in the growth of Maker’s … Read more

The world in brief

White House braces for Mueller — The White House is bracing for the probe of … Read more

Today in history, and birthdays

It’s Friday, Nov. 9, the 313th day of 2018. There are 52 days left in the year.

Highlight: In 1938, Nazis looted and burned synagogues as well as Jewish-owned stores and houses … Read more

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