General News

Britain's Theresa May survives leadership challenge, remains prime minister

Dec 12, 2018

Britain's Theresa May survives leadership challenge, remains prime minister

SC teen pleads guilty to murder in shootings of father, 6-year-old student during recess; was 14 at time of crime

Dec 12, 2018

SC teen pleads guilty to murder in shootings of father, 6-year-old student during recess; was 14 at time of crime

Italy lowers deficit in revised budget to avoid EU sanctions

Dec 12, 2018

Italian Premier Giuseppe Conte has presented a revised budget to the European Union that proposes a lower deficit than an earlier version in a bid to avoid costly sanctions

The Latest: No one blamed in psychiatric hospital escape

Dec 12, 2018

The Hawaii attorney general's investigation into the escape of patient last year from a psychiatric hospital found there was no single employee directly responsible for Randall Saito's escape

Russian nuclear-capable bombers fly over Caribbean Sea

Dec 12, 2018

The Russian military says two of its nuclear-capable strategic bombers were flown over the Caribbean Sea during a 10-hour training mission

Venezuela's Maduro: US leads assassination plot against him

Dec 12, 2018

Venezuela's socialist President Nicolas Maduro says he's uncovered an assassination plot that leads directly to the White House

Trump comments upend US approach to Huawei, trade talks

Dec 12, 2018

Trump says he might intervene in Huawei case, upending US efforts to separate court proceedings from trade talks

Judge declines to dismiss challenge to US asylum delays

Dec 12, 2018

A federal judge says immigrant rights activists can continue to challenge what they describe as unlawful U.S. government delays for asylum cases

Brazilian couple get light sentences in grandson's abduction

Dec 12, 2018

A federal judge has sentenced a Brazilian couple to minimal prison sentences for helping their daughter kidnap their grandson, who has been living in Brazil for the last five years after being taken from Texas

Man sues after getting finger caught in airplane armrest

Dec 12, 2018

A man is suing after he says one of his pinky fingers was caught in an airline armrest mechanism for nearly an hour during a flight to Los Angeles

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