CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Hurricane Dorian , back to a Category 3 storm, began raking the Southeast U.S. seaboard early Thursday and left tens of thousands without power as it threatened to inundate low-lying coasts…

  The U.S. Department of Justice building in Washington, D.C. (Jim Bourg/Reuters) Federal prosecutors have charged a New York City man with joining and providing aid to ISIS, the Justice Department announced Wednesday. Ruslan Maratovich…

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson addresses the media outside Downing Street in London, England, September 2, 2019. (Simon Dawson/Reuters) In a major defeat for Prime Minister Boris Johnson, the British House of Commons on Wednesday…

(Fabrizio Bensch/Reuters) The U.S. and the E.U. have their disagreements, but in today’s world, transatlantic cooperation remains vital It is obvious where the impetus for the new European Commission to spend €100 billion on “European…

Students boycott classes as they take part in a protest against the extradition bill at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, China, September 2, 2019. (Tyrone Siu/Reuters) The Hong Kong protests began on the last…

Pro-choice and pro-life protesters outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in St. Louis, Mo., May 31, 2019. (Lawrence Bryant/Reuters) A new Pew Research Center survey exemplifies the failures with much of public-opinion polling on abortion policy.…

The son of Brazil legend Cafu has died aged only 30 while playing football. According to reports in Brazil, Danilo Feliciano de Moraes suffered a heart attack on Wednesday during a game of football with…

Go west for a diverse school. Look to the Northeast for a rich one most likely to land you a great job. For great bang for your buck, consider the City University of New York.…

A New York City federal judge ordered an "expedited" private review of sealed files from an earlier lawsuit related to Jeffrey Epstein in response to a news organization's effort to see the thousands of pages…

More than 500 people were injured over the holiday weekend by stingrays in Southern California beaches. Yet officials said that the high Labor Day weekend numbers weren't because of an influx of the sea creatures…

The Strangling of Iran

The Strangling of Iran

Trump speaks at Washington rally against the Iran deal back in September 2015. Credit: Olivier Douliery/Sipa USA/Newscom The head of the so-called Iran Action Group, Brian Hook, confirmed once again that the Trump administration isn’t…

Democrats face politically fraught options in opposing President TrumpDonald John TrumpJoe Biden's record – not his gaffes – is dooming his campaign Trump defends shift of FEMA funds, citing Dorian's change in path Ryan Reynolds,…

How adult Americans think about climate change. Alex Brizee, Alex Brizee There’s perhaps no topic that more starkly divides Democratic hopefuls and President Trump than the debate on climate change. Democrats writ large see global warming…