Sen. Elizabeth Warren unveiled a sweeping higher education plan on Monday that calls for canceling tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt for a huge swath of working and middle-class Americans and eliminating tuition at public colleges. The proposal by Warren, who is among a crowded field of candidates …
A day after a wave of deadly suicide attacks in Sri Lanka killed nearly 300 people and wounded hundreds more, President Maithripala Sirisena on Monday granted the military sweeping powers to arrest and detain suspects. Politicians emerged from an emergency meeting pointing fingers at a little-known local Muslim …
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President Trump on Monday said he’s “not even a little bit” worried about being impeached, implying that he has been cleared by the Mueller report. But the history of the presidency suggests his unconcern might be premature. “Only high crimes and misdemeanors can lead to impeachment,” the president tweeted. “There …
(Bloomberg) -- Saudi Arabia will coordinate with other crude producers to ensure that adequate supplies are available and the market “does not go out of balance,” Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih said, after the U.S. ended waivers for buyers of Iranian oil. The Saudis are closely monitoring oil-market developments after the …
With its folding 7.3-inch screen, Samsung's Galaxy Fold was touted as the biggest Galaxy phone yet. Priced at nearly $2,000, the folding smartphone was due to go on sale this Friday. But Samsung announced Monday that it's delaying the release after reviewers found problems with the phone's screen. In a statement, …
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The US State Department has warned of possible terrorist attacks in a revised travel advisory for Sri Lanka, after a series of deadly blasts killed nearly 300 people -- including Americans -- in the island nation on Easter Sunday. Sunday's attacks saw suicide bombers target churches during Easter services and high-end hotels …
NEW DELHI — Sri Lankan officials said on Monday that the coordinated bombings of churches and hotels across the country on Easter Sunday had been carried out by National Thowheeth Jama’ath, a little-known radical Islamist group, with help from international militants. Rajitha Senaratne, the Sri Lankan health …
Doria Ragland has arrived in the U.K. Meghan Markle's mother, who represented her family on her wedding day last May, is about to be a grandmother. And there is no other sure sign that a baby's birth is imminent …
The empty BMW sedan that may have transported 15-year-old Alora Benitez was found in the San Ysidro area, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Roman Cerratos and Alora’s mother Maricela …
The office supplies company is closing stores under both its namesake and OfficeMax banners.  Load Error At least nine of the closing stores will shut down permanently on May 18, according to Shera Bishop, a spokeswoman for Office Depot. She said the closings are part of a three-year plan announced in 2016 to …
JWoww and Roger Mathews were able to put aside their differences for the day as the whole family spent the Easter holiday together. Mathews shared the photos of himself, JWoww and their two children as the reunited family met up for a family gathering at a home in New Jersey. The “Jersey Shore: Family Vacation” star was …
Cierre Wood, 28, and Amy Taylor, 25, are both facing charges of first-degree murder and child abuse and neglect in Clark County, Nevada. Their charges stem from the early April death of Taylor's …
There are still a handful of episodes left in the eighth and final season of Game of Thrones, but it's the third episode that has us ready to throw in the towel on the HBO fantasy series for good. Why? Because it …
The Supreme Court has accepted three cases that ask whether federal anti-discrimination laws should apply to sexual orientation and gender identity in the workplace, putting the court on track to consider high-profile LGBTQ issues after its next term begins this fall. The Supreme Court granted petitions for writs of certiorari …
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerry Nadler on Monday subpoenaed former White House counsel Don McGahn to testify before the panel in its investigation of possible obstruction of justice by President Donald Trump. In a statement, Nadler said the committee had asked for documents …
The Democratic chairman of the House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Monday ordering former White House counsel Donald McGahn to testify before the panel next month and hand over documents and records pertaining to federal investigations of President Trump, his finances, his campaign, and charges he sought …
And then there was Stephen Moore, the lone remaining lunatic Trump nominee to the Federal Reserve Board. Although not particularly well understood, the Fed appointments are important ones. Not only are they for …
President Donald Trump declared Monday that Democrats have no chance of impeaching him — and the raw political math suggests he could be correct. "Only high crimes and misdemeanors can lead to …
The bomb attacks in Sri Lanka have claimed the lives of three of the four children of the biggest shareholder in fashion e-tailer Asos. A spokesman for Anders Holch Povlsen, a Danish billionaire and Scotland’s largest private landowner, told multiple news outlets that the siblings were among the 290 people known to have …
President Donald Trump said Monday that he will not nominate Herman Cain for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, after Cain, a former presidential candidate, requested that he be removed from consideration. My friend Herman Cain, a truly wonderful man, has asked me not to nominate him for a seat on the Federal …
WASHINGTON — The House Judiciary Committee issued a subpoena Monday to President Donald Trump's former White House counsel, Don McGahn, seeking testimony about the president's efforts to thwart the …
President Donald Trump deleted a tweet Monday in which he had mistakenly said he had spoken by phone with Sri Lanka's president instead of the country's prime minister in the wake of the Easter Sunday …
Things are heating up in the energy market. The Trump administration announced Monday that it would end exemptions to its sanctions on Iran, a move meant to significantly curb Iran's oil output. Crude prices surged after the announcement, with the U.S. benchmark, West Texas Intermediate crude, gaining nearly 3 …
Sri Lankan officials have said the Islamist militant group National Thowheeth Jama’ath is responsible for Easter Sunday bombing attacks in the island nation that killed at least 290 people and injured 500 more. Rajitha …
COLOMBO (Reuters) - A rift between Sri Lanka’s president and prime minister, which sparked a crisis last year, came under scrutiny on Monday a day after a series of deadly bomb blasts, with questions over how the government handled a recent warning of an attack. The premier has been kept out of intelligence briefings …
Sri Lankan security forces patrol the area around St Anthony’s Shrine, one of the churches targeted in the bombings. Photograph: Getty Images Sri Lankan officials have blamed a small local group called National Thowheeth Jama’ath for the bomb attacks on Sunday. It is unclear whether this assertion is based on new …
Just a few days after Danny Amendola bitched about Olivia's obsession with posting her life on Instagram -- the former Miss Universe doubled down ... posting another bikini pic on IG.  Remember, Amendola said Olivia's choice to live her life in the public eye was a "fundamental difference" in their relationship.  "Olivia chooses …
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Here's Sofia Richie stepping out in her finest Easter Sunday outfit in Cabo and ... JUST KIDDING, SHE'S WEARING THE HELL OUT OF A TINY BIKINI!!!! Sofia showed off her smoking hot body over the weekend, rocking this sexy lime green bikini during a romantic getaway to Mexico with Scott Disick. Muy caliente! …
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The twin-engine Beechcraft BE58 that crashed near Kerrville, Texas, on April 22, 2019, killing all six on board, is seen flying in this undated photo. The twin-engine Beechcraft BE58 that crashed near Kerrville, Texas, …
Some Chinese kite enthusiasts built what could be the world’s first aircraft carrier kite. The kite, made to resemble China’s first domestically produced aircraft carrier, is far smaller than an actual aircraft carrier, but still easily the size of a city bus. The kite flew at the 36th annual International Kite Festival in Weifang, …