FBI investigating explosion, graffiti at California church known for anti-LGBT views

The FBI and local authorities are investigating an explosion and vandalism at a church in Southern California known for its controversial pastor and his anti-LGBT views. The First Works Baptist Chur… [+3980 chars]

US reaffirms Taiwan support after China sends warplanes

BEIJING -- The U.S. has reaffirmed support for Taiwan following Chinas dispatch of warplanes near the island in an apparent attempt to intimidate its democratic government and test American resolve. … [+3210 chars]

Police: Black teens wrongly detained at Target in California

VENTURA, Calif. -- The Los Angeles County sheriffs department has said three teens, who are Black, were wrongly detained at a Target store in Westlake Village during a grand theft investigation last … [+1832 chars]

Crews recover body of Oregon woman swept away in mudslide

Sheriff's deputies and firefighters on Saturday recovered the body of an Oregon woman whose vehicle was swept away in a deep mudslide during a winter storm last week, authorities said. Jennifer Camu… [+806 chars]

Pope again cancels appearances due to nerve pain

VATICAN CITY -- Pope Francis is once again canceling public appearances due to nerve pain. Francis will not participate in three events over the coming days due to a recurrence of sciatica, Vatican … [+1114 chars]

Arizona sheriff's office investigating fatal tour bus crash

KINGMAN, Ariz. -- An Arizona sheriff's office was investigating a tour bus crash that killed one person and injured dozens of others, including five seriously, officials said Saturday. The Las Vegas… [+1827 chars]

Mexican leader says Biden offers $4B for Central America

WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden's first calls to foreign leaders went to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador at a strained moment for the U.S. r… [+5271 chars]

French leader tells child sex abuse victims 'we believe you'

PARIS -- Amid a national French reckoning with sexual abuse of children by family members, President Emmanuel Macron told victims Saturday: We believe you. You will never again be alone. The French … [+1431 chars]

Person in Michigan wins Mega Millions' $1 billion jackpot, 2nd-largest total ever

One lucky person is taking home the Mega Millions jackpot cash. At around 1 a.m. ET Saturday, the list of lottery winners was announced. A person in Michigan won the jackpot, estimated at $1 billion… [+2536 chars]

Biden orders review of domestic violent extremism threat

WASHINGTON -- President Joe Biden has directed law enforcement and intelligence officials in his administration to study the threat of domestic violent extremism in the United States, an undertaking … [+3334 chars]