October 21, 2018 icon depicting Clear weather 63°F
Advertisement

Saudis admit Jamal Khashoggi's death, say they have dismissed senior official

The disappearance and suspected murder of dissident Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi has temporarily shifted the balance of power in the Middle East, empowering Turkey in its rivalry with Saudi Arabia, with the U.S. caught in the middle.

Russian accountant charged with interfering in 2018 midterm campaign

Federal prosecutors announced charges Friday against a Russian woman tied to a St. Petersburg-based troll factory, the first criminal case involving foreign interference in this year's midterm elections.

Nancy Pelosi hints at short-term lease on House speakership

Without term-limiting herself, the Democratic leader says she "has things to do, books to write, places to go." Without picking a favorite, says she would be delighted to hand speaker's gavel to another woman.

Advertisement
Advertisement

1968: How a tumultuous year still shapes our world

East L.A., 1968: ‘Walkout!’ The day high school students helped ignite the Chicano power movement

In March 1968, thousands of students walked out of four Los Angeles high schools. Most were of Mexican descent; they marched for better teachers, better facilities and college prep courses. The walkouts spread to include 22,000 students across L.A. and ignited a generation of Chicano activism.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement