Activists who filmed Planned Parenthood workers charged in California
Two anti-abortion activists were charged in California with filming Planned Parenthood workers without their consent while the pair posed as representatives of a fake company seeking to buy fetal tissue.. Read More
Christie associates to be sentenced for New Jersey bridge scandal
Two former associates of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie are scheduled to be sentenced on Wednesday for their roles in the ''Bridgegate'' lane closure scandal that eventually torpedoed the Republican.. Read More
Bangladesh Bank heist was 'state-sponsored': U.S. official
The heist of $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank's account at the New York Federal Reserve last year was ''state-sponsored,'' an FBI officer in the Philippines, who has been involved in the.. Read More
Goldman Sachs reassures staff over Brexit in voicemail
Goldman Sachs sought to reassure London-based staff over potential disruption to its business as Britain prepares to leave the European Union, in a voicemail to staff sent by the Wall Street firm's.. Read More
Guns silent as engineers work to ease pressure on Syrian dam
Syrian engineers worked on Tuesday to open spillways and ease pressure on a major dam across the Euphrates River during a pause in a U.S.-backed assault to capture it from Islamic State (IS) militants.. Read More
At U.S. contest, may the smelliest sneaker win
Seven young contestants from around the United States put their best and smelliest shoe forward at the 42nd National Rotten Sneaker Contest in New York City on Tuesday. Twelve-year-old Connor Slocombe.. Read More
U.S. House Speaker backs intelligence panel chair in Russia probe
The top Republican in Congress on Tuesday stood by Devin Nunes, an ally of President Donald Trump who heads the House of Representatives intelligence committee and is under fire for his handling of.. Read More
U.S. charges Turkish banker in Iran sanctions probe
U.S. prosecutors on Tuesday charged an executive at a Turkish state-owned bank with participating in a multi-year scheme to violate U.S. sanctions against Iran, escalating a case that has added to tensions.. Read More
Trump's funding request for U.S. border wall hits snag among some Republicans
President Donald Trump's call for $1.5 billion (1.21 billion pounds) this year to help build a wall along the border with Mexico could be in jeopardy as fellow Republicans in Congress weigh delaying.. Read More
U.S. sees probable role in Mosul blast, probe under way
The senior U.S. commander in Iraq acknowledged on Tuesday that the U.S.-led coalition probably had a role in an explosion in Mosul believed to have killed scores of civilians but said Islamic State.. Read More