Washington

The Newseum pulled the shirts and issued an apology one day after criticism erupted from both the public and journalists for selling a shirt with a catchphrase used by President Trump to disparage the media.
Maren Hennemuth/picture-alliance/AP Images
August 04, 2018 - 3:55 pm
By Jackie Wattles (CNN Money) -- The Newseum in Washington DC, a monument to journalism and the First Amendment, has removed from its gift shop shirts emblazoned with the phrase "Fake News," saying stocking the items was a "mistake." The museum pulled the shirts and issued an apology on Saturday...
Read More
In this July 6, 2018, file photo, a container ship is docked at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong Province.
Chinatopix via AP, File
August 03, 2018 - 10:55 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
Read More
John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
Ian Bush
August 02, 2018 - 1:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The lead engine of a Philadelphia-bound Amtrak train derailed as the train was approaching Washington Union Station at low speed just after noon. An Amtrak spokesman says there are no reported injuries among the 196 passengers on board. The engine remained upright and...
Read More
In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
July 31, 2018 - 7:01 pm
By Barbara Ortutay and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook set off a firestorm Tuesday, announcing that it had uncovered "sophisticated" efforts, possibly linked to Russia, to manipulate U.S. politics and by extension the upcoming midterm elections. The company was...
Read More
Chefs Billy Riddle and Jennifer Carroll opened Spice Finch at 17th and Locust streets in Philadelphia.
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
July 31, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city's tourism agency, Visit Philadelphia, is serving up a $1.2-million nostalgia marketing campaign to entice people who have left the City of Brotherly Love to consider coming back. What better way to snag wayward Philadelphians than with food? The Homesick...
Read More
In this May 7, 2018, file photo, first lady Melania Trump speaks on her initiatives during an event in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File
July 24, 2018 - 9:39 am
By Darlene Superville, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is going on the road to promote her "Be Best" campaign to help children. The first lady planned to advocate for her campaign Tuesday in Tennessee during a visit to Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt in...
Read More
A TV screen shows a satellite image of North Korea's Sohae launch site, during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon
July 24, 2018 - 7:54 am
By Kim Tong-Hyung, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea appears to have started dismantling key facilities at its main satellite launch site in a step toward fulfilling a commitment made by leader Kim Jong Un at his summit with President Donald Trump in June. While Pyongyang could...
Read More
In this photo taken on Sunday, April 21, 2013, Maria Butina, leader of a pro-gun organization in Russia, speaks to a crowd during a rally in support of legalizing the possession of handguns in Moscow, Russia.
AP Photo
July 19, 2018 - 8:10 am
By Angela Charlton, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — Russian Embassy officials were to meet Thursday with a Siberian gun rights activist jailed in Washington on charges of spying on the United States, as Moscow blasted the arrest as "anti-Russian hysteria." The embassy said in a Facebook post that...
Read More
Court papers unsealed Monday, July 16, 2018, photographed in Washington, shows part of the criminal complaint against Maria Butina.
AP Photo/Jon Elswick
July 17, 2018 - 10:34 am
By Chad Day, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A 29-year-old gun-rights activist served as a covert Russian agent while living in Washington, gathering intelligence on American officials and political organizations and working to establish back-channel lines of communications for the Kremlin,...
Read More
In this July 13, 2018, photo, Chinese-made childrens shoes carrying a Chinese map and U.S. flags are on display for a sale at a shop in Beijing.
AP Photo/Andy Wong
July 16, 2018 - 9:38 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China announced it filed a World Trade Organization challenge Monday to President Donald Trump's latest tariff threat, stepping up its diplomatic efforts to counter U.S. pressure in a spiraling technology dispute. The Trump administration has...
Read More

Pages