Government And Politics

Extension of Phoenix rail debated in Latino community

Sep 25, 2018

Phoenix officials are working to quell resistance to a light rail extension in a low-income Hispanic and African-American community amid a burst of last-minute opposition

Trump and Macron: Realism replaces unlikely bromance

Sep 25, 2018

French President Emmanuel Macron and U.S. President Donald Trump aren't as chummy as they used to be

Protections restored for grizzly bears; hunts blocked

Sep 25, 2018

A U.S. judge has restored federal protections to grizzly bears in the Northern Rocky Mountains, blocking the first hunts planned for the animals in the Lower 48 states in almost three decades

Asian stocks lower on US-China trade worries

Sep 25, 2018

Asian stock markets are mostly lower after Beijing

Rosenstein's job to be topic of Thursday meeting with Trump

Sep 25, 2018

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein facing a showdown with Trump over whether he'll keep his job

Faced with second accuser, Republicans fight for Kavanaugh

Sep 25, 2018

Republicans fight for Kavanaugh, casting aside worries that dismissing his accusers could alienate female voters

Mexican gov't agency says 1968 massacre was a 'state crime'

Sep 25, 2018

For the first time, a Mexican government body has acknowledged that the massacre of student protesters at the capital's Plaza of the Three Cultures on Oct. 2, 1968, was a "state crime."

EU, Iran set financial "vehicle" to ease trade between them

Sep 25, 2018

Five world powers and Iran have agreed late Monday to establish a financial facility in the European Union to facilitate payments for Iranian imports and exports including oil.

Mandela's widow urges world: put egos aside and end violence

Sep 25, 2018

Nelson Mandela's widow challenged world leaders celebrating his life on Monday to put their egos and partisan politics aside and honor his legacy by ending the "senseless violence" plaguing too much of the world

The Latest: Dallas officer's attorney says firing unfair

Sep 25, 2018

The attorney for a white Dallas police officer charged in the fatal shooting of her black neighbor in the man's own apartment says his client's firing was premature and unfair

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