Trump visits military at Fort Bragg in North

WASHINGTON - Republican President Donald Trump takes his re-election campaign to the political swing state of North Carolina on Saturday in an effort to...

Oil workers flee as third storm in month aims for U.S. offshore fields

By Gary McWilliams HOUSTON - Royal Dutch Shell Plc halted some oil production and began evacuating workers from a U.S. Gulf of Mexico platform, the...

How RBG’s death could shift the Supreme Court – and American life – rightward

By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON - The death of liberal U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has huge implications for the future of law and...

White House to announce $11.6 billion aid for Puerto Rico

WASHINGTON - The White House plans to announce an $11.6 billion aid package for Puerto Rico as the island continues to deal with the...

One firefighter dies, as rain aids effort to control blazes in U.S. West

By Brad Brooks MOLALLA, Ore. - A California firefighter was reported dead on Friday as a front of humid and rainy weather aided the efforts...

New Jersey governor signs law aimed at protecting poor from pollution

By Maria Caspani A landmark environmental justice bill stalled for over a decade became law in New Jersey on Friday. Signed by Democratic Governor Phil Murphy,...

Over 328,000 without power from Hurricane Sally in Alabama and Florida

Over 328,000 homes and businesses were still without power early Friday in Florida and Alabama after Hurricane Sally smashed into the Gulf Coast early...

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Study finds Amgen drug shrinks tumors in lung cancer patients with KRAS gene mutation

By Deena Beasley An experimental Amgen Inc drug that targets a specific genetic mutation shrank tumors in 32% of advanced lung cancer patients and 7%...

Bagnaia says right call to strip him of pole for Emilia Romagna race

Pramac Racing's Francesco Bagnaia rued his error in qualifying that led to him being stripped of pole position for Sunday's Emilia Romagna Grand Prix,...

California judge fighting against the US Commerce Department, impedes order to remove WeChat from app stores

WASHINGTON - A U.S. judge early Sunday blocked the Commerce Department from requiring Apple Inc and Alphabet Inc's Google to remove Tencent Holding's WeChat...

Firefighters in U.S. northwest aided by weather, as winds drive California blaze

Firefighters in the Pacific Northwest got a helping hand from cooler, damp weather in their battle against an array of deadly wildfires on Saturday,...

U.S. Justice Department indicts six with conspiracy to pay bribes to Amazon employees

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Justice Department said on Friday six people have been indicted by a grand jury in Washington state with conspiring to...