Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Shutdown hits national security employees across government

U.S. Coast Guard spouse Rachel Whitlow holds her 15 month-old son Walker as she waits in line to receive free groceries during a food...

Senate Leaders Agree on Possible Path to Reopening Government

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell and minority leader Chuck Schumer have agreed to a deal that could end the partial government shutdown, which entered its...

New York's Gun-Transportation Rules Draw Supreme Court Scrutiny

The court said it will hear an appeal from three city handgun owners and an advocacy group who say New York has the most...

WaPo Issues Correction after Falsely Labeling Nathan Phillips a Vietnam Vet

The Washington Post issued a correction Tuesday after falsely describing the elderly Native American man whose confrontation with a group of high-school students went viral over...

Trump seeks to go ahead with State of the Union in spite of Pelosi...

Donald Trump is planning on pushing forward and delivering his second State of the Union to a joint session of Congress, even though Speaker...

J&J, U.S. states settle hip implant claims for $120 mln

Johnson & Johnson and its DePuy Orthopaedics unit have agreed to pay $120 million to resolve deceptive marketing claims by several U.S. states.

Ex-U.S. marine jailed in Russia for spying was misled: lawyer

Russia's Federal Security Service detained Paul Whelan, who holds U.S., British, Canadian and Irish passports, in a Moscow hotel room on Dec. 28. ...

Three dead from separate avalanches in Colorado and New Mexico

Two deaths have been confirmed in the US after two separate avalanches in Colorado and New Mexico trapped skiers in crushing snow this week...

Stunning video captures icy Niagara Falls

Sub-freezing temperatures Monday caused Niagara Falls to freeze over at its edges, creating a wintertime visual treat for viewers on the Canadian side. Rough...