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Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 10:49 AM PDT

Merkel Says Climate Change Is 'a Fact,' Laments US Stance

Merkel Says Climate Change Is 'a Fact,' Laments US Stance

German Chancellor Angela Merkel took aim Tuesday at U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Paris accord, calling the move "very regrettable" at a time when the overwhelming majority of...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 10:35 AM PDT

Giant Plant That Can Cause Blindness, Burns Found in Va.

Giant Plant That Can Cause Blindness, Burns Found in Va.

A large leafy plant that can cause third-degree burns and blindness has been found in Virginia for the first time, researchers say.

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 10:43 AM PDT

Beccera Among Democratic AGs Urging End to Border Separation

Beccera Among Democratic AGs Urging End to Border Separation

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is among a coalition of Democratic attorneys general who demanded Tuesday that the Trump administration end a "zero tolerance" policy that has resulted in children...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 03:16 PM PDT

Nassar Victims Urge Michigan State Board to Fire Engler

Nassar Victims Urge Michigan State Board to Fire Engler

A letter signed by at least 130 sexual abuse victims of former sports doctor Larry Nassar on Tuesday urged Michigan State University's governing board to oust interim president John Engler, saying he has...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 06:38 AM PDT

South Bay Leaders Tackle Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

South Bay Leaders Tackle Citizenship Question on 2020 Census

South Bay leaders on Tuesday are slated to tackle the issue of immigration when it comes to the upcoming census.

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 09:19 AM PDT

Ex-ICE Director: Some Migrant Family Separations Are Permanent

Ex-ICE Director: Some Migrant Family Separations Are Permanent

Migrant parents separated from their children at the border are sometimes unable to relocate their child and remain permanently separated, a former head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement told NBC News....

Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018 at 04:08 AM PDT

Dad Warns Parents of Pool Safety After Toddler Scales Locked Ladder

Dad Warns Parents of Pool Safety After Toddler Scales Locked Ladder

As temperatures soar, parents are beginning to think about pool safety, but a family in Attleboro, Massachusetts, said the gate that was suppose to stop children from getting into the pool didn't prevent...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 08:26 AM PDT

Twin Brothers Reunited 74 Years After WWII Death at Normandy

Twin Brothers Reunited 74 Years After WWII Death at Normandy

For decades, he was known only as Unknown X-9352 at a World War II American cemetery in Belgium where he was interred. On Tuesday, the soldier would have his identity recovered — and be reunited with his...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 08:15 AM PDT

Bucks' Sterling Brown Sues Milwaukee Over Stun-Gun Arrest

Bucks' Sterling Brown Sues Milwaukee Over Stun-Gun Arrest

Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown is suing the city and its police department because officers used a stun gun on him during his arrest for a parking violation in January. Brown's attorney Mark Thomsen filed...

Tuesday, Jun 19, 2018 at 07:29 AM PDT

Essay: Bail Policies Deny Freedom to Thousands on Juneteenth

Essay: Bail Policies Deny Freedom to Thousands on Juneteenth

June 19 marks Juneteenth, a celebration of the de facto end of slavery in the United States. For hundreds of thousands of African-Americans stuck in pretrial detention – accused but not convicted of a crime, and...

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