General News

Senators want to know how FAA approved open-door flights

Mar 19, 2018

A deadly helicopter crash has prompted New York's senators to call for an investigation into how the Federal Aviation Administration ever approved open-door helicopter sightseeing flights and tight harness systems

AP PHOTOS: From flags to carpets, red rules Chinese politics

Mar 19, 2018

AP PHOTOS: Come to any event at the Great Hall of the People in the heart of Beijing, and you're bound to see red

Bridge collapse: Out on errands, killed in an instant

Mar 19, 2018

Florida bridge collapse: Only seconds separated those who died and those who survived on bustling highway below

The Latest: White House says no plan to fire Mueller

Mar 19, 2018

The White House says President Donald Trump isn't thinking about or talking about firing special counsel Robert Mueller.

Death penalty for drug traffickers part of Trump opioid plan

Mar 19, 2018

President Donald Trump's plan to combat opioid drug addiction calls for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty where it's appropriate under current law

Facebook's Zuckerberg comes under fire from UK, US lawmakers

Mar 18, 2018

Facebook's Zuckerberg comes under fire from UK, US lawmakers after reports of data breach

Police: Suspect accused of fatally stabbing 2 men was drunk

Mar 18, 2018

Police in Rochester, Minnesota, say a man was under the influence of alcohol when he allegedly stabbed two neighbors to death at a Salvation Army apartment building

Report: Italians seize NGO migrant rescue ship in Sicily

Mar 18, 2018

The Italian news agency ANSA says a Spanish NGO's migrant rescue ship has been put sequestered in Sicily by prosecutors' orders

Hundreds of Brazilians protest murder of councilwoman

Mar 18, 2018

Hundreds of people are marching in Brazil's second largest city to protest the murder of councilwoman and human rights activist Marielle Franco

Putin calls UK accusations over ex-spy poisoning 'nonsense'

Mar 18, 2018

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Sunday dismissed British accusations of Russia's involvement in an ex-spy's poisoning as "nonsense," adding that Moscow is ready to cooperate with London in the probe

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