Vatican defrocks former US cardinal McCarrick over sex abuse

The Vatican says Pope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession

Black Virginia Voters Want More Sincere Apology…

As Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam works on repairing his image, black voters in Richmond say he needs to make more direct appeals to the black community.

Trump Facing Disapproval Resolution After…

President Trump's national emergency will likely get tied up in the Courts. He's also facing pushback from Congress.

Iran threatens retaliation over car bombing that…

The head of Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard has threatened to retaliate against neighboring Saudi Arabia and United Arab Emirates over a suicide car bombing this week that killed 27 members of the elite organization

Nigerians wake to find a delayed election, with…

Nigerians wake to find a delayed election; opposition says it 'destroyed the soul' of nation

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Medicare May Start Covering Gene Immunotherapy…

The Center for Medicare and Medicare Services is proposing to cover new, expensive gene immunotherapy treatments for cancer...with some stipulations.

SCOTUS Will Hear Case On 2020 Census Citizenship…

The Supreme Court said Friday it'll hear a case on the Trump administration's proposal to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census.

The Latest: EU says current agreement is "best possible"

The European Union presidency says the deal with Britain on leaving the bloc is the "best possible agreement" and preferable to a no-deal Brexit

Trump declares emergency at border after stinging…

Defiant in the wake of a stinging budget defeat, President Donald Trump declares a national emergency at the border

President Trump Signs Funding Bill, Avoiding…

The government was set to run out of money at midnight Friday.

To Jason Rezaian, Solitary Confinement Is Unjust…

Rezaian was held captive in an Iranian prison for a year and a half with no idea when he would get out.

France: Syrian suspect accused of crimes against humanity

French authorities have filed preliminary charges of complicity in crimes against humanity against a Syrian suspected of involvement in a bloody secret police crackdown on opposition activists

2nd arrest in robbery that led to NYPD friendly…

A second person has been arrested in connection with a robbery that led to the friendly fire death of a New York City police detective

Chicago Mayoral Campaign Ad Deceives Voters With…

An ad from Toni Preckwinkle's campaign makes it seem like Susana Mendoza is a staunch supporter of the death penalty. But the opposite is true.

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Data Doesn't Back Up Cory Booker's Comment On…

The Democratic presidential candidate said lowering the enrollment age for Medicare could save the government money and lower everyone's premiums.

AP Explains: What are India's options after Kashmir attack

AP Explains: What are India's options after Kashmir attack

Chicago police release 2 men questioned in…

Chicago police have released without charges two Nigerian brothers arrested on suspicion of assaulting "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett

Lawsuit Filed Over New Policy That Makes…

The U.S. began sending back non-Mexican asylum-seekers at San Diego's San Ysidro crossing last month to await decisions on their cases in Mexico.

Congress Passes Spending Bill To Avoid Another…

The measure includes $1.375 billion in funding for barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border.

Saudi crown prince delays visit to Pakistan by a…

Pakistani officials say visit of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been delayed by a day

Trump emergency declaration faces fights in the…

President Donald Trump declared a national emergency along the southern border Friday and predicted his administration would end up defending it all the way to the Supreme Court.

Moments Before Leaving An Iranian Prison: Jason…

Iranian officials had threatened Jason Rezaian with execution multiple times before his release.

Rep. Schiff Wants Google, Facebook To Curb…

The lawmaker sent a letter to big tech CEOs Thursday asking for clarification on how they provide "medically accurate information" to users.

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Judge bars immigration policing criteria for 2 grants

A Los Angeles federal judge has permanently blocked the Trump administration from favoring police departments that cooperate with immigration officials when issuing some law enforcement grants

Flamengo soccer club fire in Brazil: bad luck or…

Was the fire at the training facility of soccer club Flamengo just a question of bad luck, or did negligence play a role

Government Workers Still Recovering Financially…

Federal workers who were furloughed or worked without pay during the government shutdown say they continue to worry about their financial futures.