Hard Rock Hotel collapse: 1 dead, 18 injured…

A large portion of a Hard Rock Hotel under construction in New Orleans collapsed Saturday morning, killing one person and injuring 19 others, authorities said. The building near the city's historic French Quarter is considered…

Turkish Syria assault: Forces capture key border town…

Ceylandpinar, Turkey — Turkey's military said it captured a key Syrian border town under heavy bombardment Saturday as its offensive against Kurdish fighters pressed into its fourth day. Turkish troops entered central Ras al-Ayn, according…

Is “ugly produce” the key to our food…

Juan Gonzalez works in the heart of California farm country where about 90% of America's cauliflower is harvested every year. Until recent years, he says, his farms were also the site of a staggering amount…

California bans private prisons and detention centers

California is cutting ties with the for-profit detainment sector. Governor Gavin Newsom signed a bill Friday that will ban all new contracts and contract renewals with for-profit, private prisons starting January 1.  California is the…