More stories by Rod Hissong

United Airlines: Customers ‘welcome’ to wear leggings

United Airlines says regular-paying flyers are welcome to wear leggings aboard its flights, even though two teenage girls were barred by a gate agent from boarding a flight from Denver to Minneapolis on Sunday because of their attire.

London attacker had worked in Saudi Arabia teaching English

More details about attacker Khalid Masood’s travels, confirmed by the Saudi Arabian embassy in Britain, emerged amid a massive British police effort to discover how a homegrown ex-con with a violent streak became radicalized and why he launched a deadly attack on Westminster Bridge.

Trump budget slashes agency money to boost defense spending

President Donald Trump is unveiling a $1.15 trillion budget, a far-reaching overhaul of federal government spending that slashes a dozen departments to finance a significant increase in the military and make a down payment on a U.S.-Mexico border wall.

Federal judge in Hawaii puts Trump travel ban on hold

U.S. District Judge Derrick Watson also said Hawaii would suffer financially if the executive order blocked the flow of students and tourists to the state, and he concluded that Hawaii was likely to succeed on a claim that the ban violates First Amendment protections against religious discrimination.