The plan to put a Starbucks inside Yosemite National Park has created a furor, but corporations have long had a foothold in America's national parks.
A sentencing hearing for former gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar wraps up with final statements from his victims.
There was no immediate claim of responsibility but the Taliban, seeking to reimpose Islamic rule after their 2001 ouster, denied involvement.
This year's games in South Korea's PyeongChang will be the first to feature athletes from the South and North on a unified Olympic team.
Kim Jong Un's regime isn't worried about a lack of bonding as the Korean Olympic women's hockey team bids for it own "miracle on ice."