Matthew Daly, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 1:20pm
Experts and advocates are urging Congress to improve conditions for hundreds of foreign fishermen working in Hawaii's commercial fleet, following an Associated Press investigation that found the men have been confined to vessels for years without basic labor protections.
An internal investigation committee says the Saudi-led military coalition accidentally bombed an MSF hospital in Yemen, which killed 19 people and forced the international group to pull out from northern Yemen.
Keith Ridler, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 1:01pm
A $1.65 billion facility will be built at a nuclear site in eastern Idaho to handle fuel waste from the nation's fleet of nuclear-powered warships, the Navy and U.S. Department of Energy announced Tuesday.
Darlene Superville, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 12:41pm
President-elect Donald Trump suggested Tuesday that he would cancel Boeing's contract to build a new fleet of presidential aircraft to replace the aging Reagan-era models that currently shuttle the president around the world. Trump cited "out of control" costs of more than $4 billion in a tweet that ended with "Cancel order!"
John Rogers, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 12:40pm
Heavily armed sheriff's deputies stood watch Tuesday at a Los Angeles-area subway station named in an unconfirmed threat and Mayor Eric Garcetti took the line to work to show confidence in security measures.
Ken Sweet, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 12:14pm
Stocks turned slightly higher in mid-afternoon trading Tuesday, helped by shares of telecommunications companies such as Verizon and AT&T, while the rest of the market remained mostly flat. The upturn put the Dow Jones industrial average rose on track for another record high close.
Andrew Taylor and Alan Fram, Associated Press | Posted Dec 6th - 12:10pm
Lawmakers are tacking on money for security around Trump Tower in New York and funds for health care for retired coal miners to a stopgap spending bill that would avoid a government shutdown at week's end.