Strike ends for Verizon unions

Nearly 40,000 striking employees at the phone company will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement.

Ex-official discusses Snowden

Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder says the ex-NSA contractor performed a “public service” in stoking a national debate about secret domestic surveillance programs but should still stand trial.

Group reports Zika funding gap

Member nations have donated only 13 percent of the money required to respond to the Zika virus outbreak, the World Health Organization reports.

Rising waters making history

Residents of some rural southeast Texas counties brace for more flooding along a river that is expected to crest at a record level.