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Immigration rule draws ire of lawmakers; family separations decried, but legislative fix elusive

Subscriber onlyRepublican and Democratic lawmakers on Sunday called for Congress to pass a law ending the Trump administration's practice of separating and detaining families trying to cross the border into the United States, but the two sides remain divided on what the legislation should look like. Continue reading...

Dispute ends in gunfire at N.J. festival

Shots rang out as police shut down event; 1 suspect killed, 22 people injured

Subscriber onlyGunmen opened fire at an all-night arts and music festival early Sunday morning, sending people scrambling for safety, authorities said. One suspect was killed and 22 people, including at least one suspect, were injured. Continue reading...

Trump associate met with Russian

Stone: Contact was in May 2016

Subscriber onlyIn late May 2016, Roger Stone -- the longtime confidant of Donald Trump -- slipped into his Jaguar and headed out to meet a man with a Make America Great Again hat and a viscous Russian accent. Continue reading...

North Korea sought Kushner's sway

Back channel said to be aim

Subscriber onlyAn American financier approached President Donald Trump's administration last summer with a proposition: The North Korean government wanted to talk to Jared Kushner, the president's son-in-law and senior adviser. Continue reading...

Chicago, Florida teens form bond

Gun protest focuses on voters

Subscriber onlyThe nation's debate about guns turned to Chicago this weekend, to a small, nondescript South Side park in a city where violence is rampant and the homicide count is escalating. Survivors of a suburban school mass shooting in Florida joined with survivors of an ongoing urban shooting epidemic in an effort to unite the nation's youth ahead of the upcoming midterm elections. Continue reading...

Giuliani calls pardons possible

Trump to decide after probe

Subscriber onlyDonald Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani said Sunday that the president might pardon his jailed, onetime campaign chairman and others ensnared in the Russia investigation once special counsel Robert Mueller's work wraps up, if he believed they were treated "unfairly." Continue reading...

Ballots in Maine's first ranked-choice election ready for tabulation

Subscriber onlyNearly a week after Maine's primaries, the state's ranked-choice voting experiment is getting real as it becomes a game of mathematical survival. Continue reading...

The nation in brief

Subscriber onlyOhio county logs opioid-death drop Continue reading...

Names and Faces

Subscriber onlyChris Hardwick's cable talk show is on hold and he has withdrawn as moderator of AMC and BBC America's Comic-Con panels, AMC Networks said Saturday. Continue reading...

IN THE NEWS » Woman strangles rabid bobcat; $132K bill after boy, 5, knocks over sculpture; lawmaker blocks proposal that would make 'upskirting' photos illegal

Subscriber onlyKing Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain visited San Antonio to celebrate the Texas city's founding as a Spanish mission in 1718, touring historic sites and attending a ceremony with the city's mayor, Ron Nirenberg. Continue reading...

1 dead, 20 injured in shooting New Jersey arts festival

Subscriber onlyTRENTON, N.J. -- Shooting broke out at an all-night art festival in Trenton, New Jersey, early Sunday, sending people stampeding from the scene and leaving one suspect dead and 20 people injured, a local prosecutor said. Continue reading...

Abe pledges Japan's aid in nuke removal

Abductions by N. Korea still loom as issue

Subscriber only The summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un built a foundation for denuclearization on the Korean Peninsula, but the process needs to be verifiable and irreversible, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said in a television interview Saturday. Continue reading...

After '17 immigration scare, 19-year-old puts down roots in state

Subscriber onlyThe young Salvadoran woman whose arrest last year puzzled immigration attorneys has since settled into a routine similar to many others in America's working class. Continue reading...

Gigantic dust storm pins down Mars rover

NASA concerned for Opportunity as storm rages over planet

Subscriber onlyA Martian dust storm covering a quarter of the planet threatens a 15-year exploration mission by NASA's Mars Opportunity rover. Continue reading...

House immigration proposal highlights GOP divide

Subscriber onlyThe push toward immigration votes in the House is intensifying the divide among Republicans on one of the party's most animating issues and fueling concerns that a voter backlash could cost the GOP control of the House in November. Continue reading...

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