National

Unbalanced Alliances

3 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Diplomacy on North Korea has assumed all the comic predictability of a Samuel Beckett play. Leader Kim Jong Un tests a nuclear bomb ; the world clucks in alarm. The United...
Read more ...

The Rise of Populism in Europe

3 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Last Sunday, Norbert Hofer of the far-right Freedom Party of Austria received a stunning 49 percent of the vote in his country's presidential election. Although Hofer was...
Read more ...

Stocks charge higher on trade progress and signs of government stimulus

Stocks charge higher on trade progress and signs of government stimulus

6 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Stocks charge higher on Monday after the Trump administration said it had begun planning a new round of trade negotiations with China. Stocks also got a boost on signs of...
Read more ...

US attorney seeks to block plan for supervised drug center

15 minutes ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Loved ones propped photos of more than a dozen young people lost to the opioid crisis against the outside of the federal courthouse in Philadelphia on Monday as a judge inside...
Read more ...

India at 70

15 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Seventy years ago, independent India was born. Having shaken off the yoke of the British Empire, the country embarked on what was-and remains-the world's most radical...
Read more ...

How Far Can Populism Go in South Africa?

15 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Julius Malema, the enfant terrible of South African politics, vows that his enemies have nowhere to hide. Racist white farmers, corrupt politicians, the rich and the...
Read more ...

Government ensures ‘Codfather' won't ever fish again

47 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

A fishing magnate known as the Codfather will never be allowed to return to U.S. fisheries, the federal government said Monday in announcing it has settled its civil case...
Read more ...

4th Ranking House Democrat Calls for Impeachment Investigation to ‘Hold This President Accountable'

49 minutes ago   |   Time   |   3 articles

Rep. Ben Ray Luján on Monday became the highest-ranking Democrat in the House to call for an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump, saying it's time to hold him...
Read more ...

Equality and American Democracy

51 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Since the trend toward rising economic inequality in the United States became apparent in the 1990s, scholars and commentators have heatedly debated its causes and...
Read more ...

Nigerian national team in danger of missing FIBA World Cup due to funding concerns, per report

59 minutes ago   |   CBS Sports

Players are now voicing their concerns over social media
Read more ...


Register you to post on News Times

Free Registration

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

Planned Parenthood Out Of Title X Over Trump Rule

The organization says it is leaving the federal family planning program because of rule changes under the Trump administration. Read more ...

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

U.S. prisons chief removed after Epstein's death

WASHINGTON - Attorney General William Barr has removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons from his position more than a week after millionaire financier Jeffrey... Read more ...

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

WATCH: Florida man swings sword at jogger during fight over pile of trash

Authorities are searching for a man caught on camera swinging a sword at another man during a fight over a discarded cart that was left in a pile of trash. Read more ...

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

NBA's Steph Curry helps Howard U. start Division I golf team

WASHINGTON - Two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry is helping Howard University launch a Division I golf program. Read more ...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't...

There could have been three more mass shootings if these men weren't stopped, authorities say

Authorities say they foiled three potential mass shootings this weekend after arresting three men in different states who expressed interest in or threatened to carry them out. Read more ...

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD fires Officer Daniel Pantaleo in chokehold death of Eric Garner

NYPD cop Daniel Panatelo has been fired for causing the chokehold death of Eric Garner, Police Commissioner James O'Neill announced Monday. O'Neill's widely expected decision... Read more ...

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

7th-grader donates $15,000 to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Way to go, Diesel! Read more ...

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Crazy video: Driver loses control during Zombie School Bus races in Clarksville

Dramatic video shows a racing school bus lose control and crash at Sportsdome Speedway in Clarksville. Read more ...

Warren apologizes for 'harm I have caused' at Native American event

Warren apologizes for 'harm I have caused' at Native American event

Sen. Elizabeth Warren apologized Monday to a Native American audience over her handling of past claims of native ancestry, telling a group of tribal leaders that she realized... Read more ...

Twitter, Facebook suspend China-linked disinformation campaigns targeting...

Twitter, Facebook suspend China-linked disinformation campaigns targeting Hong Kong

Twitter and Facebook today announced takedowns of Chinese government-linked disinformation campaigns that sought to undermine the protests in Hong Kong. Twitter said in a blog... Read more ...