03252019What's Hot:

Mexican officials pick up 21 lost migrants south of Texas

MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican immigration authorities say 21 migrants have been rescued in the northeastern state of Coahuila after wandering near the U.S. border for seven days. The National Migration Institute said Saturday that its assistance [...]

Trump officials prepared to stonewall Democratic oversight demands

President Donald Trump confers with Nancy Pelosi on March 14 at the Capitol. Since January, 17 House committees have unsuccessfully requested records or witnesses from the Trump administration. | Win McNamee/Getty Images White House Trump [...]

Trump officials already stonewalling House Democratic requests

Even as President Donald Trump’s spokespeople attack the political motives of Democrats, White House lawyers are building legal arguments against their investigations. | Win McNamee/Getty Images White House Behind a fiery public [...]

State election officials opt for 2020 voting machines vulnerable to hacking

Security concerns over new voting machine technology have not stopped some states from forging ahead as they face pressure to retire their outdated paperless machines before the next presidential race. | David Goldman/AP Photo Cybersecurity The [...]

Trump urges GOP to stay strong on emergency declaration as security officials prepare to push back

President Trump defended his plan for border security Monday, as 58 former national security officials are reportedly preparing to release a formal rebuke of his national emergency declaration. “We have a State of Emergency at our Southern [...]

The Latest: Defense officials tour sections of border wall

EL PASO, Texas (AP) – The Latest on Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan’s visit to the Southwest border (all times local): 6:50 p.m. Top defense officials have toured sections of the U.S.-Mexico border to see how the military [...]

The Latest: Case filed in Sweden against Syrian officials

BEIRUT (AP) – The Latest on the Syria conflict (all times local): 1:45 p.m. A European human rights group says nine Syrians have filed a criminal complaint in Sweden against senior officials in Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s government. The [...]

Election officials find evidence of fraud in disputed North Carolina House race

North Carolina’s elections director said Monday she found evidence of fraud tainting the District 9 House race, the last undecided contest nearly three months after the 2018 midterms. Election Director Kim Strach said her investigation found [...]

7 People Killed and 200 Missing in Brazil After Dam Collapses, Officials Say

SÃO PAULO, Brazil — A mining dam burst in southeastern Brazil on Friday, killing at least seven people, flooding nearby homes, submerging cars and buses under a river of sludge and leaving 200 people missing, according to the rescue workers [...]

Search for Emiliano Sala and Pilot in English Channel Ended by Officials

The Piper Malibu plane — a single-engine, propeller-driven aircraft — departed Nantes, a city in western France, at 8:15 p.m. local time on Monday, and was headed for Cardiff, the capital of Wales. Mr. Sala, a 28-year-old forward [...]