General News

Robert Redford addresses Weinstein, Me Too at Sundance

Jan 19, 2018

Robert Redford addresses Weinstein, #MeToo at Sundance Film Festival

The Latest: Michigan State asks AG to review Nassar events

Jan 19, 2018

Michigan State University is asking Michigan's attorney general to investigate the school's handling of complaints against a sports doctor who sexually assaulted gymnasts and other athletes

Thorny global issues abound a year into Trump presidency

Jan 19, 2018

In his first year in office, President Donald Trump has made sharp departures from years and even decades of US foreign policy

Pentagon: Countering China, Russia are security priorities

Jan 19, 2018

The Pentagon says that countering China's rapidly expanding military and an increasingly aggressive Russia are now the U.S. military's top national security priorities, outpacing the threat of terrorism, which has long gripped America and its allies.

Melted nuclear fuel seen inside second Fukushima reactor

Jan 19, 2018

The operator of Japan's crippled Fukushima nuclear plant says a long telescopic probe has successfully captured images of what is most likely melted fuel inside one of its three damaged reactors, providing crucial information for its cleanup

Prosecutor: Woman stole gold to pay mom's medical expenses

Jan 19, 2018

A woman charged with stealing $40,000 worth of gold from her employer to pay for her sick mother's medical expenses has avoided jail

N.Korea cancels S.Korea visit by advance team for art troupe

Jan 19, 2018

North Korea has canceled plans to send a delegation led by the head of a hugely popular girl band to South Korea over the weekend to check preparations for a trip by an art troupe she also leads during next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

US government proposes new rules for hog slaughter

Jan 19, 2018

The government wants to change how most hogs slaughtered for meat in the U.S. are processed

France: Unions approve 1,300 job cuts at Peugeot maker PSA

Jan 19, 2018

Unions at Peugeot maker PSA Group have agreed to 1,300 job cuts made possible by new French labor rules imposed by President Emmanuel Macron

2 prison guards attacked in Corsica jail, 4 inmates arrested

Jan 19, 2018

French justice ministry says two prison guards have been injured in Corsica after an attack by three inmates amid widespread protests outside jails across the country

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