Census says more than 60% of US men are fathers

The data come from 2014 when the bureau for the first time asked men about their fertility histories.

  • Jun 15, 2019

 

‘Like quicksand’: Ohio farmer survives soybean entrapment

Jay Butterfield was buried up to his chin in soybeans.

  • Jun 15, 2019

 

Passengers subdue chaotic man on board Turkish Airlines jet

Flight attendants said the man was complaining about not being able to breathe.

  • Jun 15, 2019

 

Trump says he’d ‘of course’ tell FBI if he gets foreign dirt

Trump’s new stance was a walk back — to a degree — after he set off a Washington firestorm earlier in the week.

  • Jun 14, 2019

New Alaska park bridge aimed at limiting bear encounters

It replaced a bridge that was often closed to tourists because it was occupied by locals — brown bears.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Mnuchin says 2020 deadline for Tubman $20 bill not possible

The redesign of the $20 bill features Tubman, a 19th century abolitionist leader.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Premature migrant baby found at Texas Border Patrol facility

Advocates say the case highlights the poor conditions immigrants are held in after crossing the border.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Major oil companies commit to carbon pricing at Vatican

Pope Francis asked them to avoid “perpetrating a brutal act of injustice” against the poor.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Migrants complain of poor conditions at US holding centers

The report comes a day after a teenage mother was found cradling a premature baby at a center.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Small donors, not French tycoons, help pay Notre Dame works

It’s mainly American and French individuals who are paying the bills and salaries for up to 150 workers.

  • Jun 14, 2019
In this April 26, 2018 file photo, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement acting director Thomas Homan poses for a portrait in East Point, Georgia. President Donald Trump says he’s planning to name former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Homan, as a border czar who’ll report directly to him. Trump tells “Fox & Friends” that Homan will “probably” work from the White House, but will spend a lot of time on the U.S.-Mexico border. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Trump taps former immigration official as his border czar

Thomas Homan has spent the months since he retired promoting Trump’s policies on Fox News.

  • Jun 14, 2019
In this April 26, 2018 file photo, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement acting director Thomas Homan poses for a portrait in East Point, Georgia. President Donald Trump says he’s planning to name former acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Tom Homan, as a border czar who’ll report directly to him. Trump tells “Fox & Friends” that Homan will “probably” work from the White House, but will spend a lot of time on the U.S.-Mexico border. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

How to watch the first Democratic presidential debate

The debates will be held in Miami and televised on NBC, MSNBC and Telemundo.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Sarah Sanders to leave White House job, go back to Arkansas

Trump said he’s encouraging her to run for governor. Sanders did not rule it out.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Trump: Iran a ‘nation of terror,’ was behind tanker attacks

The U.S. said a video shows Iranians removing an unexploded mine from a Japanese-owned tanker.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Feds, tribes push for American Indian participation in Census

The count helps determine spending on housing, health care, education, roads and public safety.

  • Jun 14, 2019

Dems assail Trump on being open to foreign election help

Congressional Republicans avoided harsh words about the president.

  • Jun 13, 2019

New network for first responders raises concern among media

The FirstNet network is secure, encrypted and off limits to the public.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Paraplegic man sues, says Avenatti kept settlement money

He became paraplegic following a suicide attempt in jail.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Prosecutors drop charges over Flint water, vow fresh probe

The decision comes more than three years after authorities began examining the roots of a scandal.

  • Jun 13, 2019

Tankers targeted near Strait of Hormuz amid Iran-US tensions

They were damaged in suspected attacks on Thursday, leaving one ablaze and the other adrift.

  • Jun 13, 2019