China's firing of a new nuclear-capable missile carried on a glider has raised questions about a US response.
A major storm system was pummeling Northern California and parts of the Pacific Northwest with heavy rains overnight.The big picture: "Atmospheric river" storms, associated with a record-strong "bomb cyclone" offshore from the Pacific Northwest, have brought flooding and mudslides to parts of California that were razed by recent wildfires and in severe drought. It's also caused widespread power outages in California, Oregon and Washington state.Stay on top of the latest market trends and economi
Recordings from a 2019 panel discussion of the Council for National Policy reveal tax cuts were sparked by personal conversations Trump displays signature after signing tax bill into law at the White House in 2017. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Documents and recordings obtained by the Guardian shed new light on a powerful and secretive rightwing network and the influence it was able to exert on Trump administration policies favoring the super-rich. The recordings include speeches given to t