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3h Updated Trump says US prisoner Josh Holt has been released in Venezuela
President Donald Trump announced Saturday morning that American prisoner Josh Holt has been released from prison in Venezuela.
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England could get new national parks as Gove launches review4h England could get new national parks as Gove launches review
Environment Secretary Michael Gove launches a review of the country's protected landscapes.
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Business groups write to PM urging Heathrow expansion5h Updated Business groups write to PM urging Heathrow expansion
Business groups write to the prime minister urging the government not to waver on Heathrow expansion.
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News Analysis: Trump Versus Law Enforcement: A Confrontation With No Precedent6h Updated News Analysis: Trump Versus Law Enforcement: A Confrontation With No Precedent
The president’s allies say he has every right to manage the executive branch and every reason to be outraged at possible misconduct aimed at his campaign. Critics say he is wreaking untold damage on institutions that form the bulwark of a democratic society.
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More women offenders to be spared jail6h More women offenders to be spared jail
More female criminals will be spared jail under a new strategy to be unveiled by the government.
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Pressure on May for abortion reform in N Ireland6h Pressure on May for abortion reform in N Ireland
Ireland's historic abortion vote has piled pressure on Theresa May to override opposition from her Democratic Unionist allies and reform the law in Northern Ireland.
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8h Updated Trump says American prisoner in Venezuela has been released
President Donald Trump announced Saturday morning that American prisoner Josh Holt has been released from prison in Venezuela.
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Trump Falsely Says Times Made Up Source in Report on Korea Summit Meeting8h Trump Falsely Says Times Made Up Source in Report on Korea Summit Meeting
The source disputed by President Trump was in fact a senior administration official speaking to a large group of reporters in the White House briefing room.
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Irish abortion referendum: Ireland overturns abortion ban9h Updated Irish abortion referendum: Ireland overturns abortion ban
The Republic of Ireland votes to overturn its abortion ban with 66.4% backing reform of the constitution.
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9h Updated North and South Korean leaders hold surprise meeting
The leaders of North and South Korea met Saturday for a second time, South Korea's presidency announced.
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Ireland abortion referendum: UK minister hopes for NI law change9h Updated Ireland abortion referendum: UK minister hopes for NI law change
There is hope for NI, Penny Mordaunt says, after Ireland voted to overturn its abortion ban.
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10h Duckworth expresses support for protesters after new NFL National Anthem policy
Sen. Tammy Duckworth called on her service as a veteran to express her support for National Anthem protesters in the wake of the NFL's new policy mandating players on the field stand for the song.
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10h Updated Republicans explain in their own words why they are leaving Congress
A lot of Republicans are running away from Congress.
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Brexit: UK is playing hide and seek in talks, says EU negotiator11h Updated Brexit: UK is playing hide and seek in talks, says EU negotiator
The EU's Brexit chief says negotiations must speed up in order to reach a deal on a future relationship.
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Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here’s What It Would Take11h Updated Single-Payer Health Care in California: Here’s What It Would Take
Universal state health coverage has rallied Democrats in the governor’s race. But even with the state’s size and wealth, it would be hard to achieve.
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12h Updated Pentagon to cover travel expenses for families of military members who die in noncombat incidents overseas
Families of military service members who die overseas in non-combat incidents will now be able to have their travel expenses covered to Dover Air Force Base so they can receive their loved ones when they return.
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Democrats Go All-Out to Avoid Disaster in California House Races12h Updated Democrats Go All-Out to Avoid Disaster in California House Races
The party and allied groups are spending more than $4 million on a handful of chaotic congressional races that are critical to Democrats’ strategy to win the House in November.
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14h Updated Oldest Pearl Harbor survivor reflects ahead of Memorial Day
Ray Chavez is the oldest survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor that launched America's entry into World War II in 1941.
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On Washington: Why Some Senators Who Want a Criminal Justice Overhaul Oppose a Prisons Bill16h On Washington: Why Some Senators Who Want a Criminal Justice Overhaul Oppose a Prisons Bill
Senior Senate authors of a long-stalled but much more comprehensive package say that a bill passed by the House falls short because it doesn’t address federal sentencing laws.
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Pompeo Flashes Temper Over Question on Trump Business Interests16h Updated Pompeo Flashes Temper Over Question on Trump Business Interests
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo got into another testy exchange Thursday, his second in two days, this time over President Trump’s potential conflicts of interest.
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Irish abortion referendum: Exit polls suggest landslide for repeal17h Updated Irish abortion referendum: Exit polls suggest landslide for repeal
Counting is under way but an anti-abortion campaign spokesman already concedes defeat.
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23h Updated Russian oligarch met with Michael Cohen at Trump Tower during transition
A Russian oligarch who was questioned by special counsel Robert Mueller and recently sanctioned by the US visited President Donald Trump's personal attorney Michael Cohen in Trump Tower during the presidential transition in January 2017, according to video reviewed by CNN.
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