Those leaving say Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has refused to meet with them or convene a board meeting since taking office. The resignation of nine out of 12 members leaves the federal government without a functioning body to designate national historic or natural landmarks.

California couple's ordinary home held torture chamber

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 16:48 Written by
The Associated PressIn this Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 photo released by the Riverside County Sheriff's Department shows suspect David Allen Turpin. Authorities say an emaciated teenager led deputies to a California home where her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions, with some of them malnourished and chained to beds.

Politico: Trump fears a Biden 2020 run

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 16:48 Written by
There's new reporting about the kind of Democrat the White House is most afraid of facing in the 2020 presidential election.

Cory Booker criticizes DHS Secretary over Trump meeting

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 16:24 Written by
Trump’s secretary of Homeland said she never heard the president slur African countries as "s-holes."

Justin Booska is an avid swimmer. So much so, his brother said, that he used to routinely paddle in his parents' pond to rivers and lakes wherever he roamed.

That's why when Justin Booska mysteriously vanished earlier this month while attempting to swim across a crater lake in Guatemala, Benjamin Booska couldn't believe it.