Calling it a “contemporary symbol of divisiveness and racism,” eBay said Tuesday that it will ban the sale of Confederate flags and similarly themed merchandise.
Niagara Bottling has recalled 14 brands of bottled spring water produced at two Pennsylvania manufacturing plants after the operator of one of its contracted springs failed to reveal evidence of E. coli bacteria at the spring source.
Donald Featherstone was a trained sculptor with a classical art background who created the flamingo in 1957 for plastics company Union Products, modeling it after a bird he saw in National Geographic.
The announcement by the world’s biggest retailer comes as the shooting deaths of nine people at a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, have reignited the debate over the flag’s symbolism.
A plane registered to Oscar-winning “Titanic” composer James Horner crashed in Southern California Monday.
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley said Monday the Confederate flag should be removed from the grounds of the state capitol, reversing her position on the divisive symbol amid growing calls for it to be removed.
According to the CDC, seven human cases of plague are reported on average each year.
Police say a boy and his father have died and a teen has been hospitalized after the three got caught in a current following a kayaking outing on Father’s Day in northeast Ohio.
CBS News has reported DNA evidence found in a cabin places the escaped convicts in upstate New York in the past 24 hours.
Solid hiring since 2014 and relatively low mortgage rates have stirred up demand and helped generate more first-time buyers, though rising sales have fueled spiking prices because relatively few properties are listed for sale.
About 100 Marines stationed at Camp Lejuene returned home Sunday, just in time for Father’s Day.
A U.S. Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage is expected any day now.