NEWS

Pelosi: Republican briefing on FBI source 'shouldn't happen'

Associated Press - 24 min 16 sec ago
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Thursday's scheduled briefing on a confidential intelligence source in the Russia investigation for House Republicans is "highly unusual."
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N. Korea: Ready for nuclear showdown

Associated Press - 29 min 17 sec ago
A North Korean official has lashed out at US Vice President Mike Pence and said Pyongyang is ready for a nuclear showdown if dialogue with the United States fails.
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U.S., in tit-for-tat, expels two Venezuelan diplomats

Reuters - 39 min 42 sec ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department said on Wednesday it has ordered two Venezuelan diplomats to leave the United States within 48 hours, a move that follows Venezuela's decision to expel two American diplomats.
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Undocumented immigrant shot and killed by border patrol officer in Texas

Associated Press - 51 min 5 sec ago
An undocumented immigrant was shot and killed by a US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) officer in Rio Bravo, Texas, on Wednesday afternoon, according to a CBP news release
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Watch footage of NBA player's arrest

Associated Press - 1 hour 46 sec ago
Milwaukee police released body cam video of the January arrest of Milwaukee Bucks rookie Sterling Brown.
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Three weeks of hot lava and toxic air, and there's no end in sight

Associated Press - 1 hour 9 min ago
The Kilauea volcano erupted three weeks ago in Hawaii, and between the gushing lava, ash and toxic gas, it's a never-ending nightmare for Lower Puna residents.
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White House-backed prisons bill divides parties, hits roadblocks

Associated Press - 1 hour 26 min ago
The House overwhelmingly passed legislation on criminal justice Tuesday, advancing an effort to reshape federal prisons that has the backing of the Trump administration.
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Pentagon uninvites China from major U.S. military exercise

Reuters - 1 hour 35 min ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon on Wednesday uninvited China from a major U.S.-hosted naval drill in response to what it sees as Beijing's militarization of islands in the South China Sea, a decision China called unconstructive.
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At least four killed, 15 wounded in Baghdad bomb blast

Reuters - 1 hour 44 min ago
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - At least four people were killed and 15 wounded in a suicide attack in Iraq's capital Baghdad on Thursday, a military spokesman told Reuters.
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Nigeria's military committed war crimes, crimes against humanity: Amnesty

Reuters - 1 hour 44 min ago
ABUJA (Reuters) - Nigeria's military has committed war crimes and crimes against humanity including torture, rape and killing civilians during its fight against Islamist insurgency Boko Haram, human rights group Amnesty International said on Thursday.
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Analysis: The White House press briefing has gone missing

Associated Press - 2 hours 28 min ago
Over the last 30 days, the Trump White House has held only 10 on-camera press briefings -- and those briefings have averaged just more than 17 minutes each.
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Judge evicts 30-year-old from parents' home

Associated Press - 2 hours 28 min ago
A judge ruled in favor of parents who wanted their 30-year-old son, Michael Rotondo, to move out. Rotondo tells CNN's Brooke Baldwin he would like to leave but doesn't have the means.
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Officers who used stun gun on NBA player disciplined, police chief says

Associated Press - 2 hours 30 min ago
Milwaukee's police chief apologized on Wednesday for the actions of officers involved in the January arrest of Milwaukee Bucks rookie Sterling Brown.
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U.S.-led coalition hits Syrian army positions: Hezbollah media unit

Reuters - 2 hours 35 min ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Warplanes from the U.S.-led coalition targeted two Syrian army positions in the eastern Syrian desert, a military media unit run by Lebanon's Hezbollah group said early on Thursday.
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Multiple casualties in a bombing in Baghdad: State TV

Reuters - 2 hours 37 min ago
CAIRO (Reuters) - Multiple people were killed or wounded in a blast in Iraq's capital Baghdad, state TV al-Iraqiya said early on Thursday.
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Concrete and coral: Beijing's South China Sea building boom fuels concerns

Reuters - 2 hours 41 min ago
HONG KONG/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - At first glance from above it looks like any clean and neatly planned small town, complete with sports grounds, neat roads and large civic buildings. 
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