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Comment about Jews by Roy Moore's wife sparks new ridicule

Comment about Jews by Roy Moore's wife sparks new ridicule

MIDLAND CITY, Ala.
NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suit

NFL Network suspends analysts over sexual misconduct suit

NEW YORK — Hall of Fame player Marshall Faulk and two other NFL Network analysts were suspended after a woman who worked as a wardrobe stylist at the network accused them of sexual misconduct in a lawsuit.
UN official: NKoreans say it is important to prevent war

UN official: NKoreans say it is important to prevent war

The U.N. political chief said Tuesday that senior North Korean officials told him during his visit last week "that it was important to prevent war" over the country's rapidly advancing nuclear and ballistic missile programs.
Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace

Arctic report card: Permafrost thawing at a faster pace

NEW ORLEANS — Permafrost in the Arctic is thawing at a faster clip, according to a new report released Tuesday. Water is also warming and sea ice is melting at the fastest pace in 1,500 years at the top of the world.
Court keeps ban on new mining claims around Grand Canyon

Court keeps ban on new mining claims around Grand Canyon

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — A U.S. appeals court has kept in place an Obama-era ban on new mining claims around the Grand Canyon, but a review under the Trump administration is putting it in jeopardy. The decision Tuesday by the 9th U.S.
Crews struggle to keep flames from California neighbourhoods

Crews struggle to keep flames from California neighbourhoods

LOS ANGELES — A cooking fire at a homeless encampment sparked a wildfire last week that destroyed six homes in the Bel Air neighbourhood of Los Angeles, authorities said Tuesday, while the fifth-largest wildfire in California history burning northwes
Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over lewd behaviour

Female workers sue McCormick & Schmick's over lewd behaviour

BOSTON — Female kitchen workers at the McCormick & Schmick's seafood restaurant in downtown Boston were subjected to constant groping and lewd comments from male supervisors and co-workers, and their complaints to the company were routinely ignor

Navajo Nation sues Wells Fargo for alleged predatory tactics

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — The Navajo Nation announced Tuesday that it's suing Wells Fargo for allegedly engaging in predatory and unlawful banking practices that targeted and harmed tribal members.
Lawyers clash over impact of Trump's rules on birth control

Lawyers clash over impact of Trump's rules on birth control

OAKLAND, Calif. — Lawyers for California and the U.S. Department of Justice clashed in court Tuesday over whether new rules from President Donald Trump's administration would dramatically reduce women's access to free birth control.
San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee leaves behind city in turmoil

San Francisco Mayor Edwin Lee leaves behind city in turmoil

SAN FRANCISCO — Under Mayor Ed Lee's seven-year watch, San Francisco went from a city mired in recession to a technology-fueled economic powerhouse where housing costs skyrocketed and the chasm between the wealthy and everyone else grew.