Donald Trump Says Republicans Should Go 'Nuclear' On Federal Budget
President Donald Trump suggested Sunday that Republican senators should use their majority to bypass Democrats and pass a long-term budget, effectively ending the government shutdown.
Pope Francis Compares Gossiping Nuns To Terrorists
Pope Francis compared gossiping nuns to terrorists during his latest South American tour stop in Lima on Sunday.
Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in Maine
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) ? Leaders in a Maine town said Sunday they will meet with their town manager, who has come under fire for espousing white separatist views.
Philippine volcano rains ash, violent eruption feared
A giant mushroom-shaped cloud shot up from the Philippines' most active volcano on Monday, turning day into night as it rained ash on communities where tens of thousands have fled after warnings of an impending eruption. "Hazardous eruption imminent," the state volcanology agency concluded in its latest bulletin, saying Mayon volcano could blow up within days after two weeks of activity. Fine ash and sand fell on Legazpi, a city of about 200,000 people, and nearby areas after the midday explosion turned the area into virtual nighttime, forcing motorists to switch on their lights and use windscreen wipers, an AFP video stringer said.
Roe Made Abortions Legal, But It Doesn't Keep Women And Providers Safe
Before 1973?s Roe v. Wade, the problems were dangerous abortions and unequal access to safe abortions.
China's top paper says U.S. forcing China to accelerate South China Sea deployments
China's top newspaper, decrying Washington as a trouble-maker, said on Monday U.S. moves in the South China Sea like last week's freedom of navigation operation will only cause China to strengthen its deployments in the disputed waterway. China's foreign ministry said the USS Hopper, a destroyer, came within 12 nautical miles of Huangyan island, which is better known as the Scarborough Shoal and is subject to a rival claim by the Philippines, a historic ally of the United States. It was the latest U.S. naval operation challenging extensive Chinese claims in the South China Sea and came even as President Donald Trump's administration seeks Chinese cooperation in dealing with North Korea's missile and nuclear programs.
Olympic Cooperation Between North and South Korea Has Provoked Protests in Seoul
Demonstrators burned the "unification flag" that athletes will use at the Games
Canadian billionaire and his wife were murdered, private investigators say
A billionaire and his wife found dead side-by-side were both murdered, a report by private investigators has said.
House Ethics Committee Drops Republican Over Taxpayer-Funded Harassment Settlement
A Republican tasked with fighting against sexual harassment in Congress secretly settled a misconduct complaint filed against him by a former aide, The New York Times first reported Saturday.
'Grab 'Em by the Midterms': The Women's March on Washington rallies for the 2018 elections
The Women's March on Washington returned, one year after President Trump's inauguration. This time, women came organizing for the 2018 midterm elections.