AN IRANIAN TANKER SOUGHT BY THE U.S. IS HEADING TO AN UNKNOWN DESTINATION

GIBRALTAR - An Iranian supertanker hauling $130 million worth of light crude oil that the U.S. suspects to be tied to a sanctioned...

WASHINGTON IS HOLDING SECRET TALKS WITH ONE OF VENEZUELA'S TOP OFFICIALS

BOGOTA, Colombia - The U.S. has opened up secret communications with Venezuela's socialist party boss as members of President Nicolás...

 
 
 

‘THEY DON'T TAKE CARE OF US': ANTI-RAPE PROTESTS VANDALIZE MEXICO CITY'S FAMOUS ANGEL OF INDEPENDENCE MONUMENT

Workers erected a wooden wall around Mexico City's iconic Angel of Independence monument Saturday after feminists defaced it with graffiti...

NYC SUBWAY PRESSURE COOKER SCARE SUSPECT CHARGED WITH PLACING A FALSE BOMB

Bail has been set at $200,000 for a homeless man from West Virginia who was charged with placing two devices that looked like pressure...

 
 
 

ALASKAN MAN DISCOVERS 50-YEAR-OLD RUSSIAN MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE

A man discovered a 50-year-old letter in a bottle from the Russian Navy on the shores of western Alaska. Tyler Ivanoff found the handwritten...

OFFICIALS AND CLIMATE CHANGE ACTIVISTS HOLD FUNERAL FOR OKJOKULL GLACIER IN ICELAND

It was a funeral for ice. With poetry, moments of silence and political speeches about the urgent need to fight climate change, Icelandic...

 
 
 

WHITE HOUSE SOUGHT WAYS TO BLOCK UNDOCUMENTED IMMIGRANT CHILDREN FROM ATTENDING PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Some top aides to President Donald Trump sought for months for a way to give states the power to block undocumented immigrant children...

ISLAMIC STATE CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR BOMBING THAT KILLED 63, INJURED 182 AT AFGHANISTAN WEDDING

The suicide bomber stood in the middle of the dancing, clapping crowd as hundreds of Afghan children and adults celebrated a wedding...

 
 
 

HONG KONG PROTESTS SHOW LITTLE SIGN OF FLAGGING AS LARGE CROWDS RALLY FOR DEMOCRACY

Hong Kong's eleventh straight weekend of anti-government protests culminated in a large rally Sunday at the city's Victoria Park. Tens...

DOZENS DEAD OR HURT IN WEDDING SUICIDE BOMBING IN AFGHANISTAN CAPITAL

KABUL, Afghanistan - A suicide-bomb blast tripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan's capital and dozens...

 
 
 

TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ASKS SUPREME COURT TO PERMIT EMPLOYMENT DISCRIMINATION AGAINST TRANSGENDER WORKERS

The Trump administration's Department of Justice is asking the Supreme Court to set a legal precedent that would enable employers to...

JUDGE BLASTS GEORGIA OFFICIALS' HANDLING OF ELECTION SYSTEM

ATLANTA - Georgia election officials have for years ignored, downplayed and failed to address serious problems with the state's election...

 
 
 

SHELL UNION WORKERS HAD TO CHOOSE BETWEEN ATTENDING PRESIDENT TRUMP'S SPEECH OR LOSING PAY: REPORTS

Union workers at a Royal Dutch Shell's manufacturing facility in western Pennsylvania were told that they had to attend President Donald...

KIM JONG UN EXPRESSES ‘GREAT SATISFACTION' OVER MULTIPLE NORTH KOREAN WEAPONS TESTS

SEOUL, South Korea - North Korea said Saturday that leader Kim Jong Un supervised another test-firing of an unspecified new weapon,...

 
 
 

HUNDREDS ATTEND EL PASO VICTIM FUNERAL AFTER MAN INVITES PUBLIC

EL PASO, Texas - When Jordan Ballard read that one of the victims of the El Paso massacre had few relatives and the public was invited...

YEMEN REBELS CLAIM RESPONSIBILITY FOR SAUDI OIL FIELD FIRE ATTACK

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Drones claimed by Yemen's Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside of Saudi Arabia's...

 
 
 

TEXAS TEENAGER SUFFERS ‘SERIOUS INTERNAL INJURIES' AFTER BEING SUCKED INTO WATER PARK INTAKE PUMP

A Texas teen is in a critical condition following a freak accident at a water park that authorities said might have been caused by...

THE U.S. CUSTOMS AND BORDER PROTECTION PROCESSING SYSTEM IS DOWN AT AIRPORTS NATION-WIDE

A U.S. Customs and Border Protection system shut down has hundreds of people waiting in line to be processed at airports across the...

 
 
 
The USWNT's Mediation With U.S. Soccer Broke Down This Week. Here's What to Know About the Equal Pay Lawsuit

THE USWNT'S MEDIATION WITH U.S. SOCCER BROKE DOWN THIS WEEK. HERE'S WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT THE EQUAL PAY LAWSUIT

Mediation between the U.S. Women's National Soccer team and U.S. Soccer broke down this week , putting into question the future of...

STOWAWAY FOUND IN CARGO COMPARTMENT AFTER CUBAN FLIGHT LANDS IN MIAMI

Authorities say a stowaway was found hiding in the cargo section of an airplane that arrived from Havana to Miami International Airport. Video...

 
 
 



Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

Kathleen Blanco, Louisiana governor during Hurricane Katrina, dies of cancer

The 54th governor of Louisiana was the first woman elected governor of the state. Read more ...

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

Man accused of threatening shooting at a Jewish community center in Ohio

The 20-year-old was arrested after reportedly posting a video of a man shooting a gun on an Instagram account with a disturbing caption, police said. Read more ...

Governor Who Had Infamous Run-In With Hurricane Is Dead at 76

Governor Who Had Infamous Run-In With Hurricane Is Dead at 76

Former Louisiana Gov. Kathleen Babineaux Blanco, who became the state's first female elected governor only to see her political career derailed by Hurricane Katrina, has died... Read more ...

Former Bears running back Cedric Benson reported dead in motorcycle crash

Former Bears running back Cedric Benson reported dead in motorcycle crash

AUSTIN - Former Bears running back Cedric Benson has passed away at the age of 36, according to multiple reports. BREAKING: Former UT and NFL football player Cedric Benson... Read more ...

ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63...

ISIS claims responsibility after bomb goes off at Afghanistan wedding, 63 people killed

At least 63 people were killed and 182 injured after a suicide bomb blast at a wedding in the Afghan capital. Read more ...

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

Quintana, Rizzo lead Cubs past Pirates 7-1 at LLWS

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. - Jose Quintana pitched seven crisp innings, Anthony Rizzo hit a two-run homer and the Chicago Cubs beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1 on Sunday night in the MLB... Read more ...

Jets' Adam Gase takes blame for Avery Williamson calamity

Jets' Adam Gase takes blame for Avery Williamson calamity

Jets head coach Adam Gase admitted he made a bad decision. In Thursday night's preseason matchup with the Falcons, linebacker Avery Williamson was still playing late into the... Read more ...

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

Thomas holds on to win BMW Championship

MEDINAH, Ill. - Justin Thomas had more stress than he needed Sunday before regaining control with four birdies on the back nine at Medinah to win the BMW Championship and claim... Read more ...

Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

Former NFL running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

Former NFL running back and University of Texas star Cedric Benson died Saturday night in a motorcycle crash, according to the Austin American-Statesman. He was 36. The... Read more ...

Jets won't play Le'Veon Bell the rest of preseason

Jets won't play Le'Veon Bell the rest of preseason

Jets fans will have to wait until the regular season to see new running back Le'Veon Bell in action. Coach Adam Gase said Sunday night that Bell will not play in the preseason... Read more ...