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CDC: Measles cases hits 695, highest number since disease was eliminated in 2000

9 hours 20 min ago
Measles cases in the United States have exceeded the highest number on record since the disease was eliminated in the country in 2000, health officials sai

Police: Remains of missing 5-year-old Illinois boy found, parents charged with murder

10 hours 56 min ago
The body of a 5-year-old Illinois boy reported missing last week was found wrapped in plastic and buried in a shallow grave, police said.

Gallup: Government, immigration most important problems for most Americans

13 hours 22 min ago
A Gallup poll released on Wednesday found that the government and immigration were the two greatest concerns for Americans.

Ex-Texas tennis coach Michael Center pleads guilty in college admissions scandal

15 hours 20 min ago
A former University of Texas men's tennis coach pleaded guilty Wednesday to accepting bribes as part of a national college admissions scandal.

Supreme Court rules to limit employee access to class arbitration

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 23:47
The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that workers can't band together in arbitration proceedings unless explicitly stated in their contracts.

William Barr to testify before Senate judiciary committee next week

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 22:12
Attorney General William Barr is scheduled to answer questions before the Senate judiciary committee next week, the panel announced Wednesday.

FDA finds contamination at 21% of ice cream manufacturers

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 21:22
Twenty-one percent of U.S. ice cream facilities evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration tested positive for harmful pathogens such as listeria, a report released Wednesday indicated.

Justice Department refuses to allow oversight panel to interview official John Gore

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 18:27
The Department of Justice on Wednesday refused to allow an official to testify before the House oversight committee about attempts to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census.

Watch live: Donald Trump speaks at drug abuse summit in Atlanta

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 17:05
President Donald Trump will speak Wednesday afternoon at the Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit in Atlanta.

Kaiser Health: Homeless deaths in LA have skyrocketed 76 percent

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 16:40
Deaths among Los Angeles' vast homeless population increased by more than three-quarters last year to a toll of nearly 1,000, a new study said Wednesday.

Firefighters evacuate homes after freight train derails in North Texas

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 16:23
Nearly two dozen homes in North Texas were evacuated Wednesday after a freight train carrying highly flammable ethanol derailed and caught fire in Fort Worth, authorities said.

Texas executes John William King for James Byrd Jr. 1998 dragging death

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 15:48
One of three men convicted in the racially motivated dragging death of a black man in Texas two decades ago died by lethal injection Wednesday night.

Two charged with stealing aviation secrets from GE

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 14:05
A former General Electric engineer and a Chinese businessman have been charged with economic espionage, accused of stealing aircraft turbine designs.

Ford announces $500M investment in EV startup Rivian

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 13:57
Ford announced Wednesday that it has made a $500 million equity investment in the Michigan-based electric vehicle company Rivian, which debuted a battery-powered pickup truck and sports utility vehicle last year.

Boeing reports $1 billion hit from fallout over 737 Max crashes

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 13:30
Boeing on Wednesday recalled its financial forecast for 2019 and said it will stop buying back shares as it works through issues related to the grounding of its 737 Max aircraft.

Attorneys preparing lawsuits cite 12,000 cases of sex abuse in Boy Scouts

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 12:00
Attorneys have identified more than 180 people with the Boy Scouts of America in New York and New Jersey accused of sexually abusing children over many years.

Supreme Court shows split during arguments on 2020 census citizenship question

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 11:21
A divided Supreme Court heard opening arguments Tuesday about whether the 2020 U.S. census should include the controversial question about citizenship status, a landmark case that can affect elections for years.

North Carolina hospital delivering blood with drones in pioneering medical program

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 10:25
The first-ever medical drone delivery program to be approved by the Federal Aviation Administration has taken flight at a North Carolina hospital in a pioneering use of the devices in the healthcare field.

Federal judge says he will block Trump ban on abortion referrals

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 03:58
An Oregon federal judge said Tuesday he would support an injunction against a ban on abortion referrals at federally funded family planning clinics.

Woman dies after falling 200 feet from Grand Canyon rim

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 03:41
A woman fell to her death at the Grand Canyon's South Rim on Tuesday, park officials confirmed.