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09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
A cross section of a wood pile that has been the victim of marine borers that feast on wood. 
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
President Trump presented a large map of Hurricane Dorian’s projected path that appeared to have been altered with a black marker to include part of Alabama.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
The hijabs were inspired by a group based in Toronto that promotes Muslim women in sports.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
A satellite image of smoke rising from a plant in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, on Saturday.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump rejected Democrats' calls for impeaching Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh on Sunday after a new report involving sexual misconduct allegations, encouraging Kavanaugh to sue for libel and suggesting the Justice Department could "rescue" him.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
General Motors employees on the chassis line in June at the Flint Assembly Plant in Flint, Mich.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has sent a draft law to Congress that aims to grant amnesty to people serving jail time for lesser offenses, including abortion and possession of small amounts of drugs, the government said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh testified about sexual assault allegations last year before the Senate Judiciary Committee.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Jennifer Lopez, left, and Constance Wu in “Hustlers,” which opened to about $33.2 million in domestic ticket sales this weekend.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Oil prices surged more than 15% to their highest level in nearly four months at the open on Sunday after an attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities on Saturday that knocked out more than 5% of global oil supply.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Oil prices surged to six-month highs on Monday while Wall Street futures turned lower and safe haven bets returned after weekend attacks on Saudi Arabia's crude facilities knocked out more than 5% of global oil supply.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
WeWork owner The We Company may seek a valuation in its upcoming initial public offering of between $10 billion and $12 billion, a dramatic discount to the $47 billion valuation it achieved in January, people familiar with the matter said on Friday.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Smoke from a fire at an oil processing facility in Abqaiq, Saudi Arabia, on Saturday. The attack on the facility, deep in Saudi territory, displayed the vulnerability of the kingdom to tensions in the Persian Gulf region.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
U.S. President Donald Trump will meet next week with the leaders of India and Australia at events in Texas and Ohio to promote trade and investment.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Mexican prosecutors will target a former attorney general and his top aides in their investigation into the handling of a controversial probe into the disappearance five years ago of 43 student teachers, a government official said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, after a senior official in his administration said Iran was to blame.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, after a senior official in his administration said Iran was to blame.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to play down the chances that he might be willing to meet with Iranian officials, saying reports that he would do so without conditions were not accurate.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday appeared to play down the chances that he might be willing to meet with Iranian officials, saying reports that he would do so without conditions were not accurate.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
The United Auto Workers (UAW) said on Sunday that its roughly 48,000 hourly workers at General Motors Co facilities would go on strike as of midnight on Sunday after U.S. labor contract talks reached an impasse, the first nationwide strike at GM in 12 years.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Overwhelmed by desperate migrants and criticized for mistreating the people in their care, many agents have grown defensive, insular and bitter.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
The United States believes it knows who was behind the attacks on Saudi oil facilities and is "locked and loaded," but is waiting for verification and for a Saudi assessment of responsibility before deciding how to proceed, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
The United States believes it knows who was behind the attacks on Saudi oil facilities and is "locked and loaded," but is waiting for verification and for a Saudi assessment of responsibility before deciding how to proceed, U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
A commission from the Organization of American States seeking to help broker an end to a political crisis in Nicaragua said on Sunday the government of President Daniel Ortega had barred its entry into the Central American country.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
People protesting the prosecution of Hajar Raissouni in front of the Rabat courthouse last week.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump said Sunday that General Motors Co and the United Auto Workers union should "get together and make a deal." Trump tweeted about five hours before the union is set launch its first nationwide strike at GM in 12 years.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the general election in May, five people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Australian intelligence determined China was responsible for a cyber-attack on its national parliament and three largest political parties before the general election in May, five people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
The strike on the heartland of Saudi Arabia's oil industry, including damage to the world's biggest petroleum-processing facility, has driven oil prices to their highest level in nearly four months.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Bruce Munro’s fiber-optic installation “Field of Light at Sensorio,” in Paso Robles, Calif. Acres of trails are activated by a nebula of 60,000 glass orbs on stems, producing subtly changing patterns.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
As authorities work to understand the spate of vaping-related lung illnesses, a small-town drug bust offers a closer look at the vast black market for vaping supplies.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
If New York moves to ban flavored e-cigarettes, as planned, it would become the second state to do so, after Michigan.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Kamala Harris as the San Francisco district attorney in 2006, three years after she defeated her former boss, Terence Hallinan, in the first race of her political career.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Senator Bernie Sanders during a town hall at the University of Las Vegas Nevada on Saturday.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Friday’s funeral for Joe Heller, a Connecticut town constable, snowplow operator, crossing guard, dogcatcher — and prankster.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
A small plane crashed near the southwestern Colombian city of Popayan on Sunday, killing seven of the nine passengers aboard, the city's mayor and the country's civil aviation authority said.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Constant fires of e-waste and trash are sickening residents and contaminating fields where sheep once grazed in the southern West Bank. Efforts to fix the problem have become mired in politics.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he authorized the release of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) if needed in a quantity to be determined because of Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he authorized the release of oil from the U.S. Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) if needed in a quantity to be determined because of Saturday's attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit deal, and that an agreement with the European Union was still his aim and still possible.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Britain's exit from the European Union without a divorce agreement would be a disaster and must be ruled out, Europe's biggest business organization said on Monday, as EU officials warn this worst-case scenario is increasingly likely.
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
The man, who wished to remain anonymous, purchased the Lucky for Life ticket at Dave's Liquors in New Castle, the state lottery office said. He matched all five numbers.
       
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Sunday the next few days would be key to his chances of securing a Brexit deal, and that an agreement with the European Union was still his aim and still possible.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Britain's exit from the European Union without a divorce agreement would be a disaster and must be ruled out, Europe's biggest business organization said on Monday, as EU officials warn this worst-case scenario is increasingly likely.
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Casey Viner, a 19-year-old gamer who planned a hoax 911 call resulting in an innocent Kansas man's death, was sentenced to 15 months in prison Friday.
       
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
Linda Hamilton on coming back to ‘Terminator,’ Tina Turner on what it’s like to be Tina, and more.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Abu Dhabi's crown prince called Saudi Arabia's crown prince on Sunday to condemn an attack on Saudi oil facilities a day earlier that has threatened global oil supplies, Saudi state news agency SPA said.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Abu Dhabi's crown prince called Saudi Arabia's crown prince on Sunday to condemn an attack on Saudi oil facilities a day earlier that has threatened global oil supplies, Saudi state news agency SPA said.
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Here are the top stories for Sunday, September 15th: GM workers to go on strike; Saudi oil production cut in half by attack; NY governor to order partial e-cigarette ban; Wildfires damage homes in Australia.
       
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
The evening is your own.
09/15/2019   New York Times Top News
For one inmate serving a life sentence, a new federal law gave hope where there had been none.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Two political outsiders said they believed they had advanced to the second round of Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday, citing exit polls, though no official results have been announced.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Two political outsiders said they believed they had advanced to the second round of Tunisia's presidential election on Sunday, citing exit polls, though no official results have been announced.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Algeria will hold a presidential election on Dec. 12, interim President Abdelkader Bensalah said in a televised speech on Sunday, despite demands by protesters to postpone a vote until more of the ruling elite quit office.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Top Democrats in Congress told Republican President Donald Trump on Sunday that any gun control legislation that falls short of universal background checks for gun sales “will not get the job done."
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Sunday announced a ban on all flavored e-cigarettes besides tobacco and menthol in response to a recent nationwide spate of sometimes deadly lung illnesses that U.S. health officials have linked to vaping.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
The scope and precision of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities show they were launched from a west-northwest direction rather than from Yemen to the south, where Houthi rebels claimed responsibility, senior U.S. administration officials said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
The scope and precision of drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities show they were launched from a west-northwest direction rather than from Yemen to the south, where Houthi rebels claimed responsibility, senior U.S. administration officials said on Sunday.
09/15/2019   Reuters Top News
Iran rejected accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting world energy supplies and warned on Sunday that U.S. bases and aircraft carriers in the region were in range of its missiles.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Iran rejected accusations by the United States that it was behind attacks on Saudi oil plants that risk disrupting world energy supplies and warned on Sunday that U.S. bases and aircraft carriers in the region were in range of its missiles.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Led by a dream of marrying on U.S. soil, a young Honduran couple traveled thousands of miles from their home in the port city of La Ceiba, narrowly escaping a kidnapping in Mexico before seeking asylum across the border in Texas.
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
Tunisian presidential candidate Kais Saied said on radio on Sunday that an exit poll showed he was ahead after the first round of voting, with the top two candidates to advance to a second round.
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Lily Avant, 10 was hospitalized after her family says she contracted a rare 'brain-eating' amoeba while swimming in a Texas river.
       
09/15/2019   Reuters World News
A large wildfire on the Greek island of Zakynthos fanned by strong winds forced the evacuation of two villages on Sunday.
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Gov. Andrew Cuomo banned flavored e-cigarettes in New York with an executive order amid growing investigation into mysterious vaping-related illnesses
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
A yak named Meteor was reportedly on its last ride when it escaped its trailer, fleeing into the Virginia mountains.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
The United Auto Workers union says its contract negotiations with General Motors have broken down and its roughly 49,000 members will go on strike just before midnight on Sunday. (Sept. 15)
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
A look at the day's best photographs from around the world.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
A home’s multilevel deck collapsed Saturday evening at the Jersey Shore trapping people and injuring at least 22, officials said.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Bee Love Slater was found badly burned in a car in Florida earlier this month. Advocates believe she is the 18th transgender person killed this year.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
As developers across the U.S. buy up mobile home parks to tear them down, and investors buy parks and raise rent, the state of Colorado recently passed a law to help protect mobile home residents. (Sept. 15)
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
The Trump administration said this week that they plan on building between 450 and 500 miles of fencing along the border by the end of 2020.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
The former Indiana abortion clinic doctor had his state license revoked in 2015.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
These people were all addicted to more than just opioids. They show recovery's many paths and how it's possible from a multitude of addictions.
       
09/15/2019   USA Today - Nation
Ryan Diviney's family spent nearly a decade caring for him after an attack in 2009 left him in a minimally conscious coma.
       
09/14/2019   USA Today - Nation
The United Auto Workers had told GM that autoworkers would report for their shifts Sunday even though the union's contract expired at midnight.
       
09/14/2019   USA Today - Nation
Church leaders are trying to figure out how to help believers struggling with depression and anxiety.
       
09/14/2019   USA Today - Nation
Sept. 11 was the 18th anniversary of the terror attacks. But that date now holds a dear memory for Christina Malone-Brown’s family.
       
09/14/2019   USA Today - Nation
Highlights of this day in history: Four black girls killed in a church blast in Alabama; President George W. Bush vows massive rebuilding after Hurricane Katrina; Nazi Germany adopts Nuremberg laws; Agatha Christie and Oliver Stone born. (Sept. 15)
       
09/14/2019   USA Today - Nation
Here's the latest for Saturday, September 14th: White House: bin Laden son killed in US operation; Yemen rebels claim drone attacks on Saudi oil sites; Clashes during a pro-Beijing rally in Hong Kong; Conservationists ship nine black rhinos to Serengeti.