Appointments and Executive Changes

The Trump Administration Reverses Its Policy on Migrant Children's Sponsors

7 minutes ago   |   Time

The Trump administration is changing the way it reviews sponsors who want to care for migrant children in government custody - backing off a requirement that all people in the...
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Nevada Becomes the First U.S. State With a Female-Majority Legislature

46 minutes ago   |   Time

Nevada became the first state in the U.S. with an overall female majority in the Legislature on Tuesday when county officials in Las Vegas appointed two women to fill vacancies...
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The Latest: Senate passes sweeping criminal justice overhaul

52 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - The Latest on the Senate's consideration of criminal justice legislation : 8:52 p.m. The Senate has passed a sweeping criminal justice overhaul supported by groups...
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Angry shareholders slap down National Australia Bank's executive pay plans

56 minutes ago   |   Reuters

National Australia Bank shareholders delivered an unprecedented protest vote against the lender's executive remuneration plans on Wednesday, the latest display of investor...
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CEO buys right to name blind worm species after Trump

1 hour ago   |   RT

A blind, wormlike, dirt-burrowing amphibian has been named after US President Donald Trump in a dig at his climate change policies after the CEO of a sustainable building...
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Senate Passes Bipartisan Criminal Justice Bill

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The Senate passed the most substantial changes in a generation to federal prison and sentencing laws. The House will follow, and President Trump is expected to sign it.
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Lias Andersson still growing into being consistent for Rangers

1 hour ago   |   Newsday

Since rugged veteran winger Matt Beleskey got sent down to AHL Hartford Sunday night, the Rangers are not currently carrying an extra forward, which means that Lias Andersson...
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Reports: Harvey heads west, agrees with Angels

1 hour ago   |   ESPN   |   7 articles

Matt Harvey will be changing leagues for the first time in his major league career, agreeing to a one-year deal with the Angels worth a reported $11 million.
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LA Fashion District execs get prison for money-laundering

1 hour ago   |   Miami Herald

Two executives of a textile company in the Los Angeles Fashion District are going to federal prison for conspiring to launder money for international drug cartels. Brothers...
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The Latest: Kentucky House adjourns without passing pension

2 hours ago   |   Miami Herald

The Latest on a special legislative session called to vote on changes to the state's pension systems : 8 p.m. Kentucky's House of Representatives has adjourned a special...
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Ex-NASA engineer creates glitter bomb trap for package thieves

Ex-NASA engineer creates glitter bomb trap for package thieves

Porch pirates have been hit with glitter and fart spray, thanks to these fake delivery boxes. Read more ...

Penny Marshall, Filmmaker And 'Laverne & Shirley' Star, Dies At 75

Penny Marshall, Filmmaker And 'Laverne & Shirley' Star, Dies At 75

Marshall directed Big and A League of Their Own, among other films. (Image credit: ABC Photo Archives/Getty Images) Read more ...

Senate overwhelmingly passes criminal justice overhaul

Senate overwhelmingly passes criminal justice overhaul

The Senate has passed a sweeping criminal justice bipartisan overhaul, giving President Donald Trump a victory as Congress nears its holiday break. Read more ...

Judge delays sentencing of former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn

Judge delays sentencing of former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn

President Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn will not be sentenced Tuesday. Read more ...

To avoid shutdown, White House says Trump willing to work with Congress over...

To avoid shutdown, White House says Trump willing to work with Congress over border wall

The White House proposed Congress approve a $5 billion budget to start the border wall. Read more ...

Trump Foundation to shut down amid allegations of misuse

Trump Foundation to shut down amid allegations of misuse

President Trump has agreed to dissolve his charity and give away the remaining $1.75 million in its account, state Attorney General Barbara Underwood announced Tuesday. The... Read more ...

It took about 20 minutes for a judge to destroy the right's conspiratorial...

It took about 20 minutes for a judge to destroy the right's conspiratorial defense of Michael Flynn

Early Tuesday afternoon, U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan agreed to delay the sentencing of Donald Trump's former national security adviser Michael Flynn until March. In some... Read more ...

'God healed Roxli': 11-year-old girl's inoperable brain tumor vanishes...

'God healed Roxli': 11-year-old girl's inoperable brain tumor vanishes, baffling doctors

“We didn't know how long she would be healthy and, look at her, she's just doing awesome,” the girl's dad said. Read more ...

Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

Trump administration moves to ban bump stocks

The regulation will go into effect 90 days after it is formally published in the Federal Register, which is expected to happen on Friday, a Justice Department official said. Read more ...

Mom who partied as toddler daughters died in hot car gets 40 years in prison

Mom who partied as toddler daughters died in hot car gets 40 years in prison

Witnesses reported hearing the toddlers crying inside the car, where temperatures reached into the 80s. Read more ...