Oct 04, 2018 04:07 PM EDT
The ground was still shaking when Martinus Hamaele entered the shattered ruins of the Mercure Hotel, a five-storey building on the Palu coast, shortly after the earthquake and tsunami which devastated the city on Friday.
Oct 04, 2018 03:53 PM EDT
Erik Prince arriving for a closed-door meeting with members of the House Intelligence Committee in Washington last year.
Oct 04, 2018 03:40 PM EDT
Russia's main political party performed poorly in September's local elections, losing out in four regional governor run-offs.
Oct 04, 2018 03:37 PM EDT
The Trump administration is accusing China of trying to interfere in the U.S. political process, in an effort to undermine the president and his agenda in the upcoming midterm elections.
Justice Department announces indictments of 7 Russians in hacking plot tied to Olympics doping scandal
Oct 04, 2018 03:32 PM EDT
Seven Russian GRU intelligence officers were charged with hacking computers associated with 250 athletes and anti-doping sports organizations in the USA and around the world, Justice Department officials announced Thursday.
Oct 04, 2018 03:20 PM EDT
Mega-campaigns for public schools becoming more common as public funding wanes
Oct 04, 2018 03:17 PM EDT
On June 5, 1968, hotel busboy Juan Romero raced to congratulate Sen. Robert Kennedy moments after his victory in the California presidential primary. He had met the candidate the day before, bringing him room service at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Oct 04, 2018 02:41 PM EDT
As more than 1,200 law professors of both political parties sign a petition stating the obvious legal fact that Judge Kavanaugh’s behavior at last week’s hearing of the Senate Judiciary Committee
Oct 03, 2018 05:15 PM EDT
Sears is quietly closing another round of stores ahead of the holidays, with some layoffs set to begin two days before Christmas.
Oct 03, 2018 05:09 PM EDT
EBay Inc. is accusing Amazon.com Inc.’s sales reps of trying to poach sellers for its own marketplace through eBay’s messaging system.
Oct 03, 2018 05:03 PM EDT
The bill has not been brought up in any committee or received any hearing. But Amazon's announcement Tuesday that the company would increase its minimum wage for all workers to $15 an hour means Sanders has already won.
Oct 03, 2018 04:59 PM EDT
The same Toys "R" Us lenders that have been taking heat for their role in the decision to liquidate the company in March are now working on bringing the brand back to life, according to new court documents.
Oct 03, 2018 04:56 PM EDT
Aid workers are struggling to deliver enough food, water and fuel to keep thousands of earthquake survivors alive on Indonesia's Sulawesi island, five days after the quake and a tsunami combined to carve a swath of death and destruction here.
Oct 03, 2018 04:49 PM EDT
North Carolina's governor said Tuesday that two more deaths related to Hurricane Florence have been reported in that state, bringing the total who died in the storm and its aftermath in three states to at least 49.
Oct 03, 2018 04:44 PM EDT
After a day of wrenching testimony from Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford - who has accused him of sexual assault in high school - more Americans say they believe Ford's account over Kavanaugh's denials