Panel: Shifting cargo likely caused 2013 Afghanistan crash DETROIT (AP) — Federal transportation officials say a military vehicle aboard an overloaded plane in Afghanistan broke free, likely leading to the 2013 crash that killed all seven crew members. The National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday an ... 07/13/2015 - 6:33 pm | View Link
Colorado boy, 7, shot in head as he played with friends Police have not said what type of firearm was used in the incident, which took place on Thursday afternoon in Aurora. The wounded boy was rushed to the nearby Children's Hospital, where he underwent surgery in the evening. "Everyone that was involved was a ... 07/10/2015 - 12:02 pm | View Link
Obama administration takes aim at segregation in housing The new initiative recognizes that half a century after the height of the civil rights movement, parts of America remain divided along racial lines when ... of public housing developments that federal officials are promoting. The development, open to ... 07/8/2015 - 9:22 am | View Link
Cuban exile community divided over Obama changes Recent polls have shown Cuban-American voters in Miami to be evenly divided on the embargo ... the U.S.-Cuba Democracy PAC that lobbies for a hard line. “This is Bay of Pigs Two,” she said, comparing it to the ill-fated U.S.-backed invasion of the ... 12/17/2014 - 10:47 am | View Link
Man Accused of Threatening to Kill Boehner Over Unemployment Extension (Updated) (Video) He faced a U.S. magistrate judge on Friday morning. Thompson lost his $341-a-week unemployment insurance check in January, and blamed Boehner for the lack of an unemployment extension, according to the complaint. He is accused of obtaining Boehner’s wife ... 05/8/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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Stasi The Ministry for State Security (German: Ministerium für Staatssicherheit, MfS), commonly known as the Stasi (IPA: [ˈʃtaːziː]) (abbreviation German ... 08/4/2015 - 1:25 am | View Website
More than 380 people in 26 U. S. states have been diagnosed with a stomach illness tied to Mexican cilantro contaminated by human waste, two federal agencies said Tuesday.
It's the fourth consecutive summer in which the intestinal infection cyclosporiasis has been reported in the United States. The U. S. Centers for Disease Control and the Food and Drug Administration are investigating the cause of the latest outbreak, which appears to have begun after May 1.
The FDA said it suspects the contamination came from "contact with the parasite shed from the intestinal tract of humans" in the growing fields, contaminated water or harvesting, processing and packing activities.
A Jersey City man who was shot in the lower back this morning near McGinley Square has died of his injuries, Hudson County Assistant Prosecutor Gene Rubino has confirmed. The name of the victim has not been released yet pending notification of
SEATTLE, Wa. — A vast bloom of toxic algae off the West Coast is denser, more widespread and deeper than scientists feared even weeks ago, according to surveyors aboard a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration research vessel.
This coastal ribbon of microscopic algae, up to 40 miles wide and 650 feet deep in places, is flourishing amid unusually warm Pacific Ocean temperatures.