General News

Man convicted of hate crime, arson in Texas mosque torching

Jul 17, 2018

Man accused of torching a South Texas mosque last year convicted of federal arson and explosives charges and of a hate crime charge

Day care owner gets probation for trying to kill toddler

Jul 17, 2018

Minneapolis day care owner sentenced to 10 years of probation for trying to kill a toddler in her home by hanging him

Lava crashes through roof of Hawaii tour boat, injuring 23

Jul 17, 2018

Hawaii officials say an explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a tour boat off the Big Island, injuring 23 people

US pledges $6 million in new aid for Venezuelan migrants

Jul 17, 2018

The United States is pledging an additional $6 million in aid to help Colombia respond to the massive influx of Venezuelans fleeing their country's economic and humanitarian crisis

Sheriff's captain guilty of helping 'Codfather' smuggle cash

Jul 17, 2018

A Massachusetts sheriff's office captain has been convicted of helping a fishing magnate known as 'The Codfather' smuggle profits of an illegal fishing scheme to Portugal.

San Francisco to consider tax on companies to help homeless

Jul 17, 2018

San Francisco voters will decide in November whether to tax large businesses to pay for homeless and housing services in a city struggling with income inequality

New Mexico lawmakers weigh immigration detention oversight

Jul 17, 2018

State lawmakers have heard testimony about conditions inside federal facilities that house migrants in New Mexico

AP editor Sue Manning dies; gave world LA's biggest stories

Jul 17, 2018

Sue Manning, an editor for The Associated Press who for decades delivered stories of Southern California to the world, has died at age 71

Trump embraces longtime US foe Putin, doubting own intel

Jul 17, 2018

President Donald Trump openly questions his own intelligence agencies' conclusions that Moscow was to blame for 2016 election interference

Hostages unharmed in attempted Mexico bank robbery

Jul 17, 2018

A bank robbery turned hostage situation has ended with police killing the thief and the hostages escaping unharmed in the northern Mexican state of Sonora

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