The board of the nation's largest irrigation district rejected participation in Gov. Jerry Brown's $16 billion plan to build two giant tunnels to re-engineer California's north-south water delivery system, dealing a major blow to the project.
A little more than a week after Hurricane Irma slashed through the Caribbean and glanced southeast Florida with hurricane-force gusts, Hurricane Maria is sweeping through the northeast Caribbean Sea dealing some islands a second blow.
Leaders of some of the world’s most influential – or controversial – countries skipped Donald Trump's debut at the United Nations rather than face the prospect of being caught up in an embarrassing controversy by the unpredictable U.S. president.
President Trump issued a blistering call to action, urging other nations to do more, much more, to confront the “band of criminals” in North Korea, the “murderous regime” of Iran and the loser terrorists, among others.
Kynse Agles, a Fort Myers, Florida woman whose power has been out since Hurricane Irma struck, created an attention-grabbing sign hoping lineman would stop and restore her power—and it worked, she says.
President Trump in his first speech to the United Nations referred to North Korea leader Kim Jong Un as a "rocket man," and said the United States, if forced to defend itself and its allies, is "willing and able" to take military action.
President Donald Trump threatened to take “further action” against Venezuela Tuesday if the Caracas government continues to pursue its authoritarian rule and promised not to lift sanctions against Cuba until it makes fundamental reforms.