Home News US & World News

US & World News

gavel law verdict court charges

Judge set to rule on city’s effort to end teen death lawsuit

A judge is preparing to rule on an effort by Cincinnati and several employees to get a lawsuit thrown out that alleges negligence in the death of a student.

Court to look anew at health care law birth control rules

The Supreme Court will consider allowing the Trump administration to enforce rules that allow more employers to deny insurance coverage for contraceptives.

Iran’s top leader strikes defiant tone amid month of turmoil

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dismissed “American clowns” who he said pretend to support the Iranian nation but would stick their “poisoned dagger” into its back.

Dershowitz, Starr join Trump impeachment legal defense

Trump faces charges of abuse of power and obstructing Congress.

House votes to send Trump impeachment to Senate for trial

The U.S. House has voted to send two articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump to the Senate.

Experts seek answers behind constant quakes in Puerto Rico

Seismologists in Puerto Rico are studying recently buried sensors they hope will reveal answers about constant earthquakes.

Teen missing for weeks found dead in vacant home’s chimney

Police say an Ohio teenager who had been missing for weeks has been found dead in a chimney.

Ex-drug company execs face reckoning in opioid bribery case

Monday, seven people who worked for Insys Therapeutics will appear in Boston federal court.

US dismisses Iraq request to work on a troop withdrawal plan

The U.S. State Department bluntly rejected the request for American troops to withdraw from Iraq.

IS gloats at Iran general’s death, says it pleased Muslims

The first IS comments since the general's killing say his death “pleased the hearts of believers.”

Hanukkah stabbing suspect indicted on federal hate crimes

Grafton Thomas is indicted after authorities say he attempted to kill five people with a machete during a Hanukkah celebration in New York City.

Iranians shot down jetliner, US, Canadian, UK leaders say

Officials in the U.S., Canada and Britain say it is "highly likely" that an Iranian anti-aircraft missile shot down a Ukrainian jetliner late Tuesday.

Pelosi to ‘soon’ send impeachment articles for Senate trial

Nancy Pelosi says she will send the articles of impeachment over to the Senate "soon."

Suspected jihadists strike Niger military; 25 soldiers dead

Officials in Niger say Islamic militants have carried out another large attack on the country's military, leaving 25 soldiers and 63 jihadists dead.

House nears vote on restraining Trump’s actions against Iran

The House of Representatives is moving toward approving a measure aimed at restricting Trump's ability to take military action against Iran.
video

Combat veteran, veterans group leader gives perspective on Iran

Veteran's Club president, Jeremy Harrell, says he's had veterans reaching out to him wanting to come out of retirement, to re-enlist.

Democrats seek more details on what led Trump strike on Iran

Democrats say the classified briefing Wednesday was short on details and left them guessing about the president's next steps in the Mideast.

Trump vows new sanctions on already heavily sanctioned Iran

Trump says new sanctions will be imposed on Iran in response to missile strikes on U.S. bases in Iraq.

US stocks recover, oil prices sink as Iran-US tensions ease

As Iran-US tensions ease, stock are recovering and oil prices are lowering.

Sen. Rand Paul co-sponsors bill to dismiss articles of impeachment

Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul cosponsored a bill to dismiss articles of impeachment if they aren't sent to the Senate within 25 days.

Most Popular