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400 years later, natives who helped Pilgrims gain a voice

400 years later, natives who helped Pilgrims gain a voice

PLYMOUTH, Mass. — The seaside town where the Pilgrims came ashore in 1620 is gearing up for a 400th birthday bash, and everyone's invited — especially the native people whose ancestors wound up losing their land and lives.
2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at mansion

2 kids, 2 adults dead in arson fire at mansion

COLTS NECK, N.J. — Two children and two adults were found dead Tuesday at a burning mansion that was intentionally set ablaze in an upscale community near the New Jersey shore, officials said.
Dead whale had 115 plastic cups, 2 flip-flops in its stomach

Dead whale had 115 plastic cups, 2 flip-flops in its stomach

JAKARTA, Indonesia — A dead whale that washed ashore in eastern Indonesia had a large lump of plastic waste in its stomach, including drinking cups, bottles and flip-flops, a park official said Tuesday, causing concern among environmentalists and gov
US judge stalls enforcement of Trump asylum restrictions

US judge stalls enforcement of Trump asylum restrictions

HOUSTON — A judge has ordered the U.S.
GOP Rep. Collins of NY declares victory after absentee count

GOP Rep. Collins of NY declares victory after absentee count

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Indicted Republican U.S. Rep. Chris Collins declared victory Tuesday in his western New York district, saying a count of absentee ballots preserved his lead over Democratic challenger Nate McMurray.
Despite UN call for Yemen truce, new clashes around key port

Despite UN call for Yemen truce, new clashes around key port

SANAA, Yemen — Fighting between Saudi-led coalition forces and Yemen's Shiite rebels flared up again around the Red Sea port city of Hodeida despite U.N. calls for a cease-fire, Yemeni officials and witnesses said Tuesday.

Boeing cancels call to discuss issues with its newest plane

Boeing Co. cancelled a conference call that it scheduled for Tuesday with airlines to discuss issues swirling around its newest plane, which has come under close scrutiny after a deadly crash in Indonesia.
Israel steps up boycott fight after Airbnb settlement ban

Israel steps up boycott fight after Airbnb settlement ban

Israel said Tuesday it would slap high taxes on vacation rental company Airbnb and encourage legal steps against the site over its decision to ban listings from West Bank settlements.
Former Toys  R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

Former Toys R Us workers to get $20M in hardship fund

NEW YORK — Two private equity owners of the iconic Toys R Us toy chain have set up a $20 million hardship fund for the thousands of former workers left jobless and without severance after the chain was liquidated in June.
Saks accused of race, age discrimination in lawsuit

Saks accused of race, age discrimination in lawsuit

NEW YORK — Eight former employees at the Saks Fifth Avenue flagship store filed a race and age discrimination lawsuit Tuesday against the high-end store and its corporate parent, alleging they were subjected to a hostile work environment and unfairly