Nationworld

Latest National Headlines

House intel chairman, top Democrat clash over Trump surveillance revelations

U.S. intelligence agencies inadvertently intercepted communications involving the Trump transition team late last year, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Wednesday, a disclosure that President Trump said “somewhat” vindicated his claim that he was wiretapped by President Barack...

World News

  • For some airline passengers, new warnings bring new hurdles

    As far as the indignities of modern air travel go, the latest ban on laptops and tablets on some international flights falls somewhere between taking off shoes at the security checkpoint and testing baby food and milk for bomb residue. It's yet another impediment in the name of security for already...

  • How do you lift 6,800-ton ferry from seafloor? Delicately

    How do you lift a corroded, 6,800-ton ferry lying more than 40 meters (130 feet) undersea, keeping it in one piece? It's a massive, delicate operation. Salvaging the Sewol ferry which sank off South Korea's coast in April 2014 began Wednesday, and by Thursday morning, some parts of the ship emerged...

  • Take that! Pyongyang lambastes Trump as too much like Obama

    North Korea has a criticism of U.S. President Donald Trump he probably wasn't expecting: He's too much like Barack Obama. North Korea's state media, which regularly vilified Obama in the strongest terms, had been slow to do the same with the Trump administration, possibly so that officials in Pyongyang...

  • EU warns of 'serious consequences' if no Brexit deal

    The European Union's chief Brexit negotiator warned Wednesday of "serious consequences for everyone" if Britain walks away without agreement from negotiations on leaving the 28-nation bloc. Outlining his plans in detail for the first time, Michel Barnier told lawmakers in Brussels that there could...

National Politics

Local Politics
34°