The USS John S. McCain is reported to have been damaged during a collision with an oil tanker near Singapore early Monday morning. The incident comes two months after seven sailors died when another destroyer in the 7th Fleet, the USS Fitzgerald, was struck by a container ship south of Japan.
A two-week campaign through Rust Belt states will ask why the administration hasn’t done more and why it is undoing Obama-era regulations labor groups support, as union leaders increasingly suspect that the White House will squander economic gains by ignoring actions that could increase wages.
The president will on Monday night address the nation to share details of a review of U.S. policy in Afghanistan, where troops have been on the ground fighting the Taliban and al-Qaeda for more than 15 years.
Few performers have been so beloved and so derided as Jerry Lewis, who ammassed devoted fans and stunningly hostile reviews from critics. He was also an accomplished humanitarian, with his annual muscular dystrophy telethons raising almost $1.5 billion by the late 2000s.
The left-hander allowed no earned runs in 6 2/3 innings as shorthanded Washington beat San Diego, the third win in a four-game series that showed that the Nats still are, in their diminished state, better than most of the competition they will encounter.
This weekend’s preseason game wasn't an ordinary homecoming for this Prince George’s kid as he played 10 minutes from his home, in a stadium where his dad often worked, and for the team he grew up loving.
Locked out of power in Washington, progressive leaders, including Sen. Bernie Sanders, are organizing at a level where they are confident they can win: local government in states such as Mississippi and Alabama.
Decades ago, a housing complex was built on the former site of an Indiana lead factory. Eight years ago, it was named a Superfund site. One year ago, everyone was ordered to leave — but some residents are still stuck there.