commuter train slammed into a truck stuck on the tracks early Tuesday, sending three rail cars tumbling onto their sides and injuring 28 people in the fiery crash in California.
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Divided Republicans are searching for a way out of an impasse over immigration that is threatening to shut down the Homeland Security Department within days.
The move puts a freeze on a top GOP priority, at least for now. It also reasserts Obama’s authority over a project that’s become a flashpoint in the national debate about climate change.
States that have embraced the health care law continued to outperform those where political opposition remains strong.
Organizers don’t expect any public celebrations since it remains illegal to smoke marijuana in public.
Rescuers brought heavy earth-moving equipment to help rescue the mammals who all survived the ordeal.
A single mother with four children emerged as the winner of a massive jackpot with the North Carolina Education Lottery on Monday, claiming $127 million in a lump sum.
The entangled whale was first spotted on Feb. 13 heading up Hawaii’s Hamakua coastline. Due to lack of standby support, the remote location and poor weather and sea conditions, officials could not immediately respond.
The total is one more than last week. It was posted Monday on an Internet site by compensation expert Kenneth Feinberg.
The concept is similar to a kids section that Netflix set up on its Internet video subscription service more than three years ago.
While the puppy is getting a happy ending, abandoning animals is against the law. Hutto Police say anyone caught in the act could spend a year in jail, and face a $2,000 fine.