Walmart, the nation’s largest food retailer, is urging its thousands of U.S. suppliers to curb the use of antibiotics in farm animals and improve treatment of them.
Members of a fugitive task force arrested 34-year-old Daron Dylon Wint around 11 o’clock Thursday night, about a week after authorities say the family was killed and their mansion was set on fire.
A grand jury’s decision to indict all six officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray allows the state’s attorney to press ahead with the most serious charges despite criticism she was part of an “overzealous prosecution.”
The national president of the Boy Scouts of America, Robert Gates, said Thursday that the ban on participation by openly gay adults is no longer sustainable, and called for change in order to avert potentially destructive legal battles.
A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play “rock, paper, scissors” by controlling a robotic arm with his thoughts, researchers reported.
Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch has abruptly quit the company that is embroiled in an investigation over products imported from China.
Whites are moving back to the American city that came to epitomize white flight, even as blacks continue to leave for the suburbs and the city’s overall population shrinks.
Officer Kerrie Orozco, 29, died at Creighton University Medical Center shortly after the 1 p.m. shooting.
Joe Morrissey made the announcement Wednesday on a radio program in Richmond. Morrissey previously had said only that he was on hand for the baby’s birth in Atlanta nine weeks ago.
Brandon Bostian’s phone records show calls were made, text messages were sent and data was used the day of the crash, but it remains unclear if the phone was used while the train was in motion.
The Air Force launched its unmanned mini-shuttle late Wednesday morning. An Atlas V rocket lifted it up and out over the Atlantic.
Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III was joined by Michael Brown’s father at a news conference to announce that the plaque will be placed in the road where the shooting occurred.
Despite their savings at the gas pump, consumers have slowed rather than increased their spending.
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The astronaut, now 93 with fading eyesight and hearing, told The Associated Press in a recent interview that he sees no contradiction between believing in God and believing in evolution.
A West Virginia teacher has been suspended without pay for showing part of the erotic movie “Fifty Shades of Grey” to students as a reward for good work.
A longtime confidant of Hillary Rodham Clinton has been subpoenaed to testify before a special House panel investigating the deaths of four Americans at the U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya.
The sight of a stuffed tiger — a very large stuffed tiger — lashed to the top of an SUV cruising around a southwest Washington lake was enough to generate a 911 call from someone who apparently thought it was real.