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 2018-09-23 10:24 

Washington Post

Swiss-flagged cargo ship attacked off Nigeria, 12 kidnapped...

A Swiss shipping company says that a bulk carrier has been attacked by pirates off the coast of Nigeria and 12 of its 19 crew members have been kidnapped...

 2018-09-23 10:13 

Washington Post

Stolen smokes: Florida man gets 20 years for cigarette theft...

A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in state prison...

 2018-09-23 10:10 

NY Times

Your Weekend Briefing: Brett Kavanaugh, Hurricane Florence, Russia...

Here's what you need to know about the week's top stories....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

USA Today

[ Business ]

Is a rent-to-own home right for you? Beware of obligation-to-buy agreements...

Rent-to-own homes work but there are deal aspects that buyers need to be alert to, such as tricky contracts and the possibility of losing money....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Los Angeles Times

She couldn't afford to be an artist. Now she designs stores for America's biggest food retailers...

Deborah English's interior design firm, DL English Design, is responsible for the look of stores operated by giants such as Whole Foods, Gelson's and Bristol Farms. The studio started out in the early 2000s in English's house....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Los Angeles Times

L.A. Archdiocese passes virtual collection plate to support immigrant families...

The idea for a direct appeal to parishioners throughout the Los Angeles Archdiocese came about following the zero-tolerance policy the Trump administration put in place along the country's borders earlier this year...

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Los Angeles Times

Climate change swells ranks of refugees as Trump administration retreats to the sidelines...

Climate change has uprooted tens of millions of people around the globe, creating a new class of refugees and another problem for the U.N. General Assembly that President Trump will address on Tuesday....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

A Widow Starts Over With Her Husband Buried Close By...

Coleen Bowman is learning to navigate her relationship with her new boyfriend while honoring her husband, Sgt. Maj. Robert Bowman, who died in 2013....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

During an Insider Attack, Their Son Sacrificed His Life to Save Another...

Lt. j.g. Francis Toner IV was killed by one of the Afghan soldiers he was sent to help. During the attack, he gave his own life to save a friend and fellow officer....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

Those Who Can't Forget...

Portraits of nine families whose lives are tied to Arlington National Cemetery's Section 60, the final resting place of the loved ones they lost to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

The Army Brought Them Together. The War Tore Them Apart....

Chief Warrant Officer Thalia Ramirez and her husband, Jesse Belbeck, saw each other as much as possible while they were in Afghanistan. But Ramirez never made it home....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

Seeing Signs: Proof That Her Husband Is With Her...

Every time Maria Kelly sees an eagle, she knows it's a sign from her husband, Col. Paul Kelly, who died in 2007 in Iraq....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

A Beloved Model Soldier, His Suicide and Its Impact...

First Lt. Daniel Weiss was a standout soldier, which made it all the more surprising when he killed himself....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

They Each Loved Her. Now They All Love One Another....

Four people were brought together by their love for Sgt. Ashly Moyer. After her death, they found comfort in one another and, in time, built relationships that helped them forgive themselves for her death....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

Carving Thousands of Headstones for the Fallen...

Robert McCallum, a military veteran, has made grave markers for 18 years. Sometimes he makes headstones for people who lived full lives. Others never reached their 21st birthday....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

How a Generation of Kids Honor the Uncle They Never Knew...

Memorializing Sgt. Jack Bryant Jr. is a family event. His relatives keep his memory alive by bringing new members of their growing family to his grave site....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

Her Strength Kept Her Family Together. Her Absence Sets Them Adrift....

Specialist Jessica Sarandrea's death dimmed a light on her family, who left Miami to live in a place where they weren't surrounded by reminders of the daughter they lost....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Los Angeles Times

From super agent to Disney castoff, Michael Ovitz recounts his epic fallout with Michael Eisner...

Former Hollywood super agent Michael Ovitz recounts his tumultuous 15-month tenure as president of Walt Disney Co....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

NY Times

A Marine's Life in Four Objects He Left Behind...

When Sgt. William Stacey died, he left behind items from his life that stick around to chart his memory....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Los Angeles Times

What to consider when you're deciding whether to sell and move for better schools...

The decision to sell your house and relocate for better schools isn't as simple as it might seem. Here's what to consider....

 2018-09-23 10:00 

Washington Post

The 'bride price' in China keeps rising. Some villages want to put a cap on it....

But trying to regulate the marketplace of marriage in China is not so easy....

 2018-09-23 09:44 

Washington Post

Get out the needle: Tattoo artists show off their skills...

Tattoo artists from around the world are showing off their skills at a convention in the Swiss lakeside city of Montreux...

 2018-09-23 09:41 

Washington Post

UK's Labour party ponders supporting new Brexit referendum...

Britain's Labour Party is facing a huge choice at its annual conference — whether to back a new referendum that could halt the country's departure from the European Union...

 2018-09-23 09:34 

Washington Post

Police: Maoist rebels fatally shoot Indian lawmaker...

Police say Maoist insurgents have fatally shot a state lawmaker visiting a rural village in southern India...

 2018-09-23 09:32 

Washington Post

Trump attorney blasts Iran's 'outlaws and murderers'...

Donald Trump's attorney, Rudolph Giuliani, tells Iran's self-declared government in exile that the U.S. sympathizes with their efforts to overthrow that country's government....

 2018-09-23 09:29 

Washington Times

Get out the needle: Tattoo artists show off their skills...

BERLIN (AP) - Tattoo fans around the world may be wondering just where their favorite artists are. Wonder no longer: Tattoo experts from 22 countries are showing off their skills at a convention in the Swiss lakeside city of Montreux. The Montreux Tattoo ...

 2018-09-23 09:24 

Washington Post

Russia blames Israel for downing of plane by Syrian forces...

The Russian Defense Ministry is again accusing Israel of causing the downing of a Russian military plane over Syria...

 2018-09-23 09:21 

Washington Times

Russia blames Israel for downing of plane by Syrian forces...

MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian Defense Ministry is again accusing Israel of causing the downing of a Russian military plane over Syria. Syrian government forces mistook the Russian Il-20 reconnaissance plane for an Israeli jet and shot it down Monday, killing ...

 2018-09-23 09:19 

Washington Post

The Latest: Pope warns Lithuanians about anti-Semitism...

Pope Francis is warning against a rebirth of the "pernicious" anti-Semitic sentiments that fueled the Holocaust as he marked the annual remembrance for Lithuania's centuries-old Jewish community that was nearly extinguished during World War II...

 2018-09-23 09:16 

Washington Times

The Latest: Pope warns Lithuanians about anti-Semitism...

KAUNAS, Lithuania (AP) - The Latest on Pope Francis' trip to the three Baltic nations of Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Pope Francis is warning against a rebirth of the "pernicious" anti-Semitic sentiments that fue...

 2018-09-23 09:11 

Washington Post

Iran executes 9 men convicted of rape...

Iranian media say nine men convicted of raping a woman have been hanged...

 2018-09-23 09:07 

Washington Times

Iran executes 9 men convicted of rape...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iranian media say nine men convicted of raping a woman have been hanged. The Arman daily reported Sunday that the men broke into the woman's villa in the southern Fars province and raped her, without specifying when the crime took ...

 2018-09-23 09:01 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Second day of FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup set to begin...

The second day of the FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup gets underway on Sunday with eight games...

 2018-09-23 09:00 

NY Times

Homes That Sold for Around $1,000,000...

Recent residential sales in New York City and the region....

 2018-09-23 09:00 

NY Times

Walmart, Patagonia and Lyft Make Push to Increase Voter Turnout...

Several big companies are trying to turn out the vote in November. They say it's a nonpartisan effort, but many of the brands have tangled with President Trump....

 2018-09-23 09:00 

NY Times

Kavanaugh Was Supposed to Be a Midterm Boon for G.O.P. Not Anymore....

Republican leaders in battleground states like Missouri are increasingly doubtful that candidates can wield the court nomination as a cudgel without risking repercussions....

 2018-09-23 08:38 

Washington Post

Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models...

Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal...

 2018-09-23 08:30 

Los Angeles Times

Pope honors victims of Soviet and Nazi crimes in Baltics...

Francis began his second day in the Baltics in Kaunas, Lithuania, where an estimated 3,000 Jews survived out of a community of 37,000 during the 1941-1944 Nazi occupation...

 2018-09-23 08:28 

Washington Times

Germany's Porsche says it won't produce new diesel models...

BERLIN (AP) - Porsche's chief executive says the sports car maker won't produce any new diesel models in the wake of parent company Volkswagen's diesel emissions scandal. CEO Oliver Blume told Sunday's Bild am Sonntag newspaper that, altho...

 2018-09-23 08:16 

Washington Post

Israel gives West Bank village Oct. 1 demolition deadline...

The Israeli military has informed residents of a West Bank hamlet that they have until Oct. 1 to leave before their homes face demolition...

 2018-09-23 08:13 

Washington Times

Israel gives West Bank village Oct. 1 demolition deadline...

JERUSALEM (AP) - The Israeli military has informed residents of a West Bank hamlet that they have until Oct. 1 to leave before their homes face demolition. Israel says Khan al-Ahmar, an encampment of corrugated shacks outside an Israeli settlement, was il...

 2018-09-23 08:00 

Washington Post

German government seeks to end standoff over spy chief...

Leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition are trying to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and stabilize their six-month-old alliance...

 2018-09-23 07:56 

Washington Times

German government seeks to end standoff over spy chief...

BERLIN (AP) - The leaders of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's governing coalition are trying to resolve a standoff over the future of the country's domestic intelligence chief and stabilize their six-month-old alliance. A deal last week to remove...

 2018-09-23 07:49 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

Kiki Bertens wins Korea Open in 3 sets over Ajla Tomljanovic...

Kiki Bertens won her third WTA Tour singles title of the season on Sunday and denied Ajla Tomljanovic her career first with a 7-6 (2), 4-6, 6-2 win over the Croatian-born Australian...

 2018-09-23 07:36 

USA Today

[ Sports ]

McDonald's 5 TD passes help Hawaii beat Duquesne 42-21...

Cole McDonald threw five touchdown passes to four different receivers and Hawaii limited Duquesne to just 166 total yards as the Rainbow Warriors beat the Dukes 42-21...

 2018-09-23 07:23 

Washington Post

The Latest: Iran says US ally behind military parade attack...

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani claims an unnamed U.S.-allied country supports the group that attacked a military parade on Saturday...

 2018-09-23 07:23 

Washington Post

Swiss vote on bids to improve food quality, protect farmers...

Swiss voters are deciding on two separate proposals aimed to ensure that food from both domestic and foreign farmers and producers is healthier, more environmentally sound and animal-friendly, and protect Swiss farmers more too...

 2018-09-23 07:21 

Washington Post

American victims want Palestinian leader barred from UN meet...

A group of American victims of Palestinian violence are asking President Donald Trump to bar Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas from entering the United States for the annual United Nations General Assembly meeting...

 2018-09-23 07:20 

Washington Times

The Latest: Iran says US ally behind military parade attack...

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - The Latest on the fallout from Saturday's attack on a military parade in Iran (all times local): 11 a.m. Iran's President Hassan Rouhani claims an unnamed U.S.-allied country supports the group that attacked a military parade o...

 2018-09-23 07:05 

Los Angeles Times

Once an electoral juggernaut, California's prison-guard union steps back into the spotlight...

The California Correctional Peace Officers Assn. opened up its campaign checkbook recently in a move that brought to mind the union's political power plays of days gone by. Is the union bringing back its swagger from the 1990s?...

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