|California parents of 13 plead guilty to torture, abuse|
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:29:00 GMT
As prosecutors brought charges of cruelty and torture against a California couple who had shackled and starved their children for years, they had two goals in mind: Punish the perpetrators and ensure they could never victimize those 13 children in any way again.
Aid showdown: Venezuela opposition prepares to deliver goods
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:02:12 GMT
Venezuelans frustrated over their nation's crippling food and medical shortages are expected to join opposition leaders Saturday in a potentially risky push to deliver international aid that Nicolas Maduro has refused to accept into the country.
Trump vows veto as Democrats try to block emergency order
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:35:14 GMT
Democrats controlling the House have teed up a vote next week to block President Donald Trump from using a national emergency declaration to fund a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, accelerating a showdown in Congress that could divide Republicans and lead to Trump's first-ever veto.
Trump's wall prototypes to come down along US-Mexico border
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:33:23 GMT
Customs and Border Protection says President Trump's eight border-wall prototypes will be torn down to make way for a secondary barrier separating California from Mexico.
Anti-Trump Democrat Adam Schiff claims GOP lawmakers privately express 'deep fears' about president
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:15:37 GMT
Republicans on Capitol Hill might not be as united behind President Trump as they appear in the media, if anti-Trump Democrat Adam Schiff is to be believed.
Timeline of R. Kelly's life and career
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 04:02:28 GMT
R&B singer R. Kelly has been charged with aggravated sexual abuse involving multiple victims dating back to 1998, marking the latest charges against a man trailed for decades by lurid rumors.
Dianne Feinstein scolds kids who pushed her to back Green New Deal: 'I know what I'm doing'
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 03:24:26 GMT
Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein pulled rank Friday when a group of kids tried to school her on climate change.
LA news anchor died from meth overdose during sexual encounter at hotel, autopsy reveals
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 03:00:36 GMT
Indiana state trooper shot inside home, son detained on attempted murder charge
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:47:30 GMT
An Indiana state trooper has been hospitalized after being shot in his home and now prosecutors say his son is in custody on an attempted murder charge.
From bombers to Big Macs: Vietnam a lesson in reconciliation
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 02:13:52 GMT
The Vietnamese capital once trembled as waves of American bombers unleashed their payloads, but when Kim Jong Un arrives here for his summit with President Donald Trump he won't find rancor toward a former enemy.