Category: Featured Nation & World

Congress sends firefighting planes to California, but they won’t help this year

WASHINGTON — More help is on the way for the increasingly devastating California fire season, thanks to Congress. Only trouble…

3 weeks ago

Administration ups estimate of children separated from their parents to 3,000

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration admitted Thursday that the government has separated hundreds more children from their parents after illegal…

2 months ago

Supreme Court deals sharp defeat to public employee unions, banning mandatory fees

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court dealt labor unions a sharp defeat Wednesday, ruling that teachers, police officers and other public…

2 months ago

Supreme Court upholds Trump’s travel ban, bolsters president’s power to block new arrivals

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court Tuesday upheld President Trump’s ban on foreign visitors and immigrants from six nations, ruling that…

2 months ago

White House struggles to move past migrant family separation crisis, with no reunification plan in sight

WASHINGTON — The day after President Donald Trump claimed he had acted to keep migrant families together, the fate of…

2 months ago

Backlash builds against Trump’s policy splitting families at border, as he falsely blames Democrats

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump faced a growing backlash Monday over his administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy that since April…

2 months ago

Bay Area could host matches in 2026 World Cup

The Bay Area could host World Cup matches in 2026 after the FIFA Congress selected the “United” bid by the…

2 months ago

Pompeo says Trump can offer North Korea security assurances unlike any in the past

SINGAPORE — On the eve of a historic meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un,…

2 months ago