A deadly strain of bird flu has reached the Midwest, killing or requiring hundreds of thousands of turkeys to be euthanized. Some questions and answers about the outbreak.
Power company officials said they encourage residents who are having trouble paying their bills to contact them.
Protests began within hours of the murder charge against Michael Thomas Slager who is seen on cell phone video shooting a black man following a traffic stop.
The sharp rise in available jobs “is a reassuring sign that the fundamentals of the labor market have continued to improve,” said an analyst at Credit Suisse.
Among the issues that have slowed the diplomatic efforts have been Cuba’s presence on the terror list and U.S. demands that U.S. diplomats be able to interact with the Cuban people without limitations.
School kids would still take annual standardized tests, but states would have much more control in how the results are used to scrutinize schools under a new bipartisan plan.
The defense urged jurors to find Hernandez not guilty of murder.
After a Rhode Island man’s daughter told him about a dream she had with the numbers 1-1-3-7, he decided to place a $5 combo bet using those numbers for Friday night’s draw for The Rhode Island Lottery’s Numbers game.
That’s how Matthew Herman describes the secure warehouse he’s setting up in Grand Rapids. The warehouse aims to provide a safe place for people to grow legal medical marijuana without the risk of thieves breaking into their home.
Best was the youngest of eight siblings born in the western Kentucky community of Powderly. After his mother died when he was a toddler, Best was adopted and raised in Indiana.
Obama on Tuesday was to announce a series of steps that private entities like Google and Microsoft are taking to better prepare the nation’s health systems for the inevitable effects of a warmer, more erratic climate.
When he was arrested, prosecutors say the man charged with killing three North Carolina college students had possession of the murder weapon, gunshot residue on his hands and blood from one of the victims splattered on his pants.