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Melania Trump laments cyber bullying

2018-08-20 22:09

US First Lady Melania Trump renewed her campaign to tackle cyber bullying, as her husband lit up the internet with a stream of invective against his perceived foes.

Catholics consider withholding donations amid scandals

2018-08-20 14:28

Catholics once faithful with their financial support to their churches are searching for ways to respond to the constant sex-abuse scandals that have tarnished the institution in which they believe, with back-to-back scandals in the past two months.

WATCH: Bear rescued from car

2018-08-20 11:10

El Dorado County Sheriff's Office were called to rescue a bear that got stuck in a car. It was released by breaking the window with a shotgun "bean bag" round.

WATCH: Plane seconds away from colliding with van on runway

2018-08-19 20:15

A jetliner narrowly avoids colliding with an airport van on the runway at Missouri's Springfield-Branson National Airport.

Tanzania rejects US criticism of local polls

2018-08-19 12:14

Tanzania is an "independent" country and will not be "intimidated", the ruling party says after the US expressed concern about the conduct of 70 recent by-elections.

Migrant spouse of pregnant woman detained on way to hospital

2018-08-19 08:14

A California woman says she had to drive herself to the hospital and give birth without her husband after he was detained by immigration agents.

Trump warnings grow from forgotten Republicans

2018-08-18 10:07

List of 'forgotten Republicans' grows as Trump GOP takeover crushes dissent

Pope on side of victims of US 'predator' priests

2018-08-18 08:24

Pope Francis is on the side of victims of more than 300 "predator" priests in the United States who are accused of abusing over 1 000 children across seven decades, the Vatican says.

Police officer uses Taser on woman, 87

2018-08-17 16:58

A US police chief has defended the use of a Taser on an 87-year-old grandmother cutting dandelions near her home in the southern state of Georgia.

'Devastating' dolphin loss in Florida red tide disaster

2018-08-17 10:45

A state of emergency has been declared in Florida as the worst red tide in a decade blackens the ocean water, killing dolphins, sea turtles and fish at a relentless pace.

 

Alligator kills woman trying to protect her dog at resort

2018-08-20 21:38

A woman trying to protect her dog was killed by an alligator who pulled her into a lagoon at a private South Carolina resort.

Police say Chicago teen killed himself; family denies he did

2018-08-20 11:11

Authorities say a Chicago teenager killed himself after being chased by police, but his family thinks the officers shot him and they're calling for an independent investigation.

Emerging-market assets on the rack as Turkey shatters confidence

2018-08-20 08:01

Emerging-market assets may be headed for more tumult as the volatility that gripped nations from Turkey to South Africa and Russia shows few signs of ebbing.

Trump administration: Conserving oil no longer an economic imperative for US

2018-08-19 16:07

Conserving oil is no longer an economic imperative for the US, the Trump administration declares in a major new policy statement.

Editorial: Truth will trump Trump

2018-08-19 10:31

US President Donald Trump has done a lot of damage to his country and the world, and is still going to cause much, much more harm.

Manafort judge says he fears for jurors' safety

2018-08-18 11:25

The judge in Paul Manafort's financial fraud trial says he has received threats and he fears for the "peace and safety" of the jurors deciding the fate of the former Trump campaign chairperson.

Grappling with tweet aftermath, Musk acknowledges exhaustion

2018-08-18 08:45

Elon Musk has acknowledged exhaustion from overwork as he deals with the aftermath of a market-rattling tweet on taking Tesla private – a mess that worsened with reports that US regulators subpoenaed him over the statement.

WATCH: New Jersey high school head who opened a laundry

2018-08-17 16:59

Akbar Cook realised students were missing school out of fear of being bullied for their dirty clothes, so he found a solution.

Bodies of missing wife, daughters found in Colorado

2018-08-17 12:14

Colorado husband Christopher Watts who lamented his family's disappearance has been arrested in their deaths.

GOP leaders in House back Trump's Space Force

2018-08-17 09:03

Two House Republican leaders are backing President Donald Trump's proposed Space Force.

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