National

Trump Not Disturbed That North Korea Has ‘Fired Off Some Small Weapons’Hamodia

President Donald Trump on Sunday dismissed concerns about recent missile launches from North Korea and said he was confident that the country’s leader, Kim Jong Un, would keep promises that…

Judge Blocks Trump From Building Sections of Border WallHamodia

A federal judge has blocked President Donald Trump from building key sections of his border wall with money secured under his declaration of a national emergency, delivering what may prove…

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World

Magnitude-8 Earthquake Strikes North-Central PeruHamodia

The U.S. Geological Survey said that a large earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 8.0 has struck in north-central Peru. The quake, at a moderate depth of 114 kilometers (71…

Venezuela Negotiators Return to Norway for Crisis TalksHamodia

Representatives of the Venezuelan government and opposition have returned to Norway for talks aimed at resolving the political crisis in the South American country, the Norwegian government said Saturday. Norway…

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Regional

Trains to Long Island’s East End Suspended After DerailmentHamodia

Train service to the east end of Long Island is suspended for the first day of Memorial Day weekend after an early morning derailment on the Long Island Rail Road.…

Ambulance Called After Rep. Nadler Appears to SwoonHamodia

Rep. Jerrold Nadler was getting medical attention after he appeared to swoon during a news conference in New York City. The chairman of the House Judiciary committee had given remarks…

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Politics

Trump Appeals Ruling Allowing Banks to Hand His Financial Records to CongressHamodia

President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization on Friday appealed a court order allowing Deutsche Bank AG and Capital One Financial Corp to hand their financial…

House Fails to Pass Disaster Aid Bill; 2nd Attempt Likely Next MonthHamodia

The House of Representatives on Friday failed to pass a $19.1 billion disaster aid bill supported by President Donald Trump, but is expected to try again early next month. Following…

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Business

Gas Prices Stable Going Into Memorial Day WeekendHamodia

Drivers across the nation saw stable gas prices going into the Memorial Day weekend. AAA Mid-Atlantic says the national average gas price Friday was $2.84, down a penny from last…

U.S. Core Capital Goods Orders, Shipments Weak in AprilHamodia

New orders for U.S.-made capital goods fell more than expected in April, further evidence that manufacturing and the broader economy were slowing after a growth spurt in the first quarter…

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Health, Science & Technology

SpaceX Launches 60 Little Satellites, With Many More to ComeHamodia

SpaceX has launched 60 little satellites, the first of thousands that founder Elon Musk plans to put in orbit for global internet coverage. The recycled Falcon rocket blasted off late…

FDA Renders Its Decision on Food Expiration Date LabelsHamodia

The Food and Drug Administration weighed in Thursday on a question that Americans have struggled with for years: Is it OK to eat that recently excavated item from your fridge…

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