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Once shelved as too risky, blood cancer drug gets FDA approval

By Bradley J. Fikes The San Diego Union-Tribune SAN DIEGO — A…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

 

CEO pay in last four decades grew 940.3% while average worker up 11.9%

By Patrick Kennedy Minneapolis Star Tribune CEO pay in the last four…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

 

Attorney general installs new leadership at Federal Bureau of Prisons

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Attorney General William Barr has replaced the leadership of…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

 

Planned Parenthood will stop taking Title X funds rather than comply with abortion ‘gag rule’

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Planned Parenthood said Monday it will withdraw from the…

  • Aug 19th, 2019

NRA sues to sit in on Oliver North testimony about gun group’s finances

New York Daily News NEW YORK — A state judge on Friday…

  • Aug 17th, 2019

Suicide prevention hotline to get three-digit phone number

WASHINGTON, D.C. — It should soon be easier to call a suicide…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

July was hottest month on record, U.S. climate scientists say

WASHINGTON, D.C. — July was the warmest month in the 140 years…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Nation’s top cops ask Congress to ban assault weapons

LOS ANGELES — After back-to-back mass shootings killed at least 31 people…

  • Aug 16th, 2019

Ridgecrest earthquakes caused up to $5 billion in damage to China Lake naval base

LOS ANGELES — Two months after twin earthquakes rocked the small California…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Whereabouts of Jeffrey Epstein confidante Ghislaine Maxwell remain a mystery

NEW YORK —Where in the world is Ghislaine Maxwell? The Jeffrey Epstein…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Trump aides see incompetence, not conspiracy, in Epstein’s death

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Trump administration officials suspect a portrait of incompetence, rather…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Americans’ attitudes toward China are getting much more negative

WASHINGTON, D.C. — After a year of tit-for-tat tariffs and bellicose rhetoric…

  • Aug 14th, 2019

Trump defends retweeting Epstein conspiracy theory

By Chris Sommerfeldt New York Daily News President Donald Trump on Tuesday…

  • Aug 13th, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein’s home sits on the private island of Little St. James in the U.S. Virgin Islands. More than a dozen FBI agents raided Epstein’s island Monday after his death. (Emily Michot/Miami Herald)

FBI raids Jeffrey Epstein’s private island in ongoing probe after his death

NEW YORK — More than a dozen FBI agents raided Jeffrey Epstein’s…

  • Aug 13th, 2019
Jeffrey Epstein’s home sits on the private island of Little St. James in the U.S. Virgin Islands. More than a dozen FBI agents raided Epstein’s island Monday after his death. (Emily Michot/Miami Herald)

U.S. budget deficit already exceeds last year’s total figure

By Sarah McGregor Bloomberg News WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. fiscal deficit…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Trump administration revises landmark endangered species protections

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Trump administration on Monday issued a controversial overhaul…

  • Aug 13th, 2019

Barr cites ‘serious irregularities’ in death of Epstein, vows to go after his associates

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Attorney General William Barr ratcheted up his criticism of…

  • Aug 12th, 2019

Cigarette butts pose big microplastic hazard in the oceans

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — You’ve seen it before: A driver idling at…

  • Aug 12th, 2019

Anthony Scaramucci says Trump is in nuclear meltdown mode — and he couldn’t keep quiet any longer

By Dave Goldiner New York Daily News Take it from the Mooch:…

  • Aug 12th, 2019

New fence replaces decades-old border wall in San Diego

By Gustavo Solis The San Diego Union-Tribune SAN DIEGO — Along a…

  • Aug 11th, 2019