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Workers fired over 'Day Without Immigrants' protest

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:40:45 GMT

Jim Serowski said his employees told him they planned to skip work on Thursday to participate in "A Day Without Immigrants," the nationwide day of protest.(image)

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Oklahoma restaurant fires 12

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 23:05:18 GMT

An Oklahoma restaurant fired 12 employees for missing work for "A Day Without Immigrants" protest.(image)

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More refugees flee US for Canada

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:52:51 GMT

Twenty two people were found illegally crossing the border into the Canadian province of Manitoba this weekend, according to the Canada Border Services Agency.(image)

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'Day Without Immigrants' squeezed Hill, Pentagon

Fri, 17 Feb 2017 02:37:08 GMT

Washington felt the pinch of the nationwide "Day Without Immigrants" demonstrations Thursday, with government institutions, including the Capitol and Pentagon, affected by the general strike.(image)

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Police ID suspect in Indiana girls' deaths

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:28:46 GMT

Investigators have identified a suspect in the deaths of two teens who went missing during a hike, Indiana State Police said Sunday.(image)

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Thousands without power after Texas storms

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:17:57 GMT

Thunderstorms backed by racing winds set off a string of tornado warnings in parts of southeast Texas on Sunday and into Monday morning, according to the National Weather Service.(image)

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Deadly storms pound Southern California

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 07:45:54 GMT

Heavy rains slammed Southern California on Friday, killing two people, downing power lines and leaving cars submerged on the streets.(image)

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Pentagon officials: Russian actions a 'test of the new administration'

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 17:12:05 GMT

Some Pentagon officials believe Russia is testing President Donald Trump with aggressive moves across the globe.(image)

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'Post-election stress disorder' strikes on both sides

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:23:52 GMT

Wally Pfingsten has always been a news junkie. But since President Donald Trump was elected, he's been so anxious about the political tumult that even just having the TV news on in the background at home is unbearable.(image)

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1993 World Trade Center bombing plotter dies

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:01:54 GMT

Omar Abdel-Rahman, an Egyptian-born cleric serving a life sentence for plotting the 1993 bombing at the World Trade Center and other terror attacks in New York, has died, a prison spokesman said Saturday.(image)

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Man dies after being detained at airport

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:09:42 GMT

A man forced his way into a secure area at Honolulu International Airport and died after he was detained, the Hawaii Department of Transportation said.(image)

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New Yorkers hold 'I am a Muslim, too' rally

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:28:33 GMT

New Yorkers by the thousand, representing myriad backgrounds and faiths, converged on Times Square on Sunday, heeding a music mogul's calls to let Muslims know their fellow Americans stood by them.(image)

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SpaceX aborts flight to space station

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 15:35:54 GMT

SpaceX aborted its flight plans Saturday due to issues with its rocket.(image)

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Trump goes back to what he loves: Campaign rallies

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 00:58:30 GMT

After a month of arduous and, at times, turbulent governing, President Donald Trump is ready for what he really loves: Campaigning.(image)

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George Takei: I hear terrible echoes of the past

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 03:50:26 GMT

I was just a child of 5 when soldiers marched up our driveway in a Los Angeles residential neighborhood, bayonets in hand, and pounded on our front door, ordering us out. We were permitted only what we could carry, no bedding, no pets.(image)

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Columbia University accidentally accepts, then rejects students

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 05:13:06 GMT

Columbia University mistakenly emailed 277 master's program applicants that they were accepted, only to quickly rescind the offer, blaming it on "human error."(image)

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Trump's promises hit Washington reality

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:30:44 GMT

President Donald Trump is facing a humbling prospect: The same Washington buzzsaw that frustrated his 44 predecessors can pose significant hurdles for him as well.(image)

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Pence met with open skepticism in Brussels

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 17:41:01 GMT

Even as he worked to assure European leaders that the Trump administration isn't looking to scrap longstanding transatlantic ties, Vice President Mike Pence was met with outward skepticism from the bloc's top leaders on Monday.(image)

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Trump's mention of Sweden raises questions

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:44:16 GMT

President Donald Trump's reference to "what's happening last night in Sweden" during a Saturday rally in Florida raised questions in Sweden and around the internet about what he really meant.(image)

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