Current Conditions


World News

  • Trump vows veto as Democrats try to block emergency order

    WASHINGTON - Democrats controlling the House have teed up a vote next week to block President Donald Trump from using a national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, accelerating a showdown in Congress that could divide Republicans and lead to Trump's first veto.
  • 1 killed, 2 wounded in explosion in Nepalese capital

    KATHMANDU, Nepal - Police say one person was killed and two others wounded in an explosion outside a telecommunications company in the Nepalese capital.
  • The Latest: Trump vows veto if border resolution passed

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on President Donald Trump's decision to declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border to get financing of a wall on that border (all times local):
  • Trump's wall prototypes to come down along US-Mexico border

    SAN DIEGO - The eight border-wall prototypes President Donald Trump inspected during a visit to California in March are going to be torn down to make way for a second barrier separating California and Mexico, the U.S. Department of Customs and Border Protection said Friday.
  • The Latest: Kelly lawyer: New charge may be from old case

    CHICAGO - The Latest on charges against singer R. Kelly (all times local):
  • Sen. Warren: US needs to address 'ugly history of racism'

    MANCHESTER, N.H. - Sen. Elizabeth Warren, who said earlier this week that she supports reparations for black Americans who have been affected by slavery, told reporters Friday that the nation needs to confront its "ugly history of racism" and "talk about the right way to address it and make change."
  • R. Kelly arrested, charged in Chicago with sexual abuse

    CHICAGO - R. Kelly, the R&B star who has been trailed for decades by allegations that he violated underage girls and women and held some as virtual slaves, was charged Friday with aggravated sexual abuse involving four victims, including at least three between the ages of 13 and 17.
  • Kim, Trump impersonators draw ire of Vietnam's authorities

    HANOI, Vietnam - Vietnamese authorities are not amused by the antics of two impersonators of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump.
  • Court to rule on car rental tax imposed in Maricopa County

    PHOENIX - The Arizona Supreme Court is scheduled to release a decision Monday in a challenge of a car rental tax surcharge imposed in Maricopa County to pay for building a football stadium and other sports and recreational facilities.
  • Storm dumps record-breaking snow in Arizona on way to Texas

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - A winter storm dumped record-breaking amounts of snow in Arizona and forced the closure Friday of roads, schools and government offices across the Southwest.

View Site in: Desktop | Mobile