Firework Stands Open for Fourth

The other two deaths involved homemade fireworks; one died in a house fire caused by homemade fireworks. Children younger than 15 accounted for 31 percent of the injuries a year ago, and the most injured body parts were hands and fingers. More..

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Save The Date! Taco Bell Weddings Are Coming To Las Vegas
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Save The Date! Taco Bell Weddings Are Coming To Las Vegas

Cinnabon supplied the "cake". For the spicy wedding, the couple and their guests ate an abundance of Taco Bell menu favorites, such as Doritos Locos Tacos and Cheesy Gordita Crunches and also threw back Twi...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Trump attacks media in flurry of early morning tweets

The controversial CNN story, which was published Thursday, asserted that the Senate Intelligence Committee was investigating a Russian investment fund "whose chief executive met with a member of Donald...More..

North Korea's hostage-taking ploy backfires with Warmbier coma
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

North Korea's hostage-taking ploy backfires with Warmbier coma

Doctors caring for released North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier said he has not spoken or moved on his own since he arrived in the United States on Tuesday. Kanter said it's impossible to know what caused Ot...More..

Tillerson Meets Qatari FM on Persian Gulf Crisis
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Tillerson Meets Qatari FM on Persian Gulf Crisis

In a letter sent to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and circulating in different media outlets, Corker said that the GCC countries must put in more effort to stand up to terrorism . Iran has offset th...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Trump adviser says travel ban decision 'slap in face' to opponents

The Executive Order also exempts foreigners who wish to enter the United States to resume work or study, visiting a spouse, child or parent who is an American citizen or because of important business or pro...More..

Dayton defunding Legislature legal? Judge won't say, yet
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Dayton defunding Legislature legal? Judge won't say, yet

Dayton argued that the Constitution gives the governor unfettered ability to line-item veto spending items, no matter his reason for the veto. "The court can not exercise executive power; the court can not ex...More..

Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Ingredient in popular weed killer going on list as cancerous

Monsanto has filed an appeal after losing in the court to block the labeling requirement as it might harm the company's business. Monsanto has been quick to respond to the move; as USA Today's Emily Bohatch...More..

2 more plague cases reported in New Mexico's Santa Fe County
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

2 more plague cases reported in New Mexico's Santa Fe County

Earlier in June, the state reported a case of plague in a 63-year-old man, also living in Santa Fe County . Health officials are investigating the homes of the patients to make sure that there are no addit...More..

Three Chicago cops indicted in Laquan McDonald case
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Three Chicago cops indicted in Laquan McDonald case

They also conspired, the special prosecutor alleges, to fail to find witnesses or to preserve evidence in an effort to help Officer Van Dyke. According to the indictment, charged are Detective David March, a ...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Michael McCarthy convicted of murder in 2-year-old Bella Bond's death

Defense lawyer Jonathan Shapiro attacked Bond's credibility in his closing arguments, saying she had killed the child and lied about it to shift blame to McCarthy, who he said did not learn about the child's de...More..

Iran official says United States travel ban violates nuke deal
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Iran official says United States travel ban violates nuke deal

Or to put it another way, under Trump's " Muslim ban", more than one billion Muslims can legally travel to the U.S. That's no minor exception, according to immigrant groups, who say relatively few people c...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Indians manager Terry Francona hospitalized, will miss game

The team wouldn't disclose whether Francona had to be hospitalized again on Monday night. Bryan Shaw (2-2) pitched 1 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. Texas is coming off a series win at NY against the Yanke...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Trump, Modi reaffirm Indian-US relations with a hug

Kashmiri and Sikh protestors waved flags and chanted slogans against India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he arrived at the White House for a meeting with President Donald Trump , media reports said o...More..

City shows its pride during 48th Annual Chicago Pride Parade
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

City shows its pride during 48th Annual Chicago Pride Parade

The 48th annual parade kicked off in the Uptown neighborhood, with this year's Grand Marshal, Lea DeLaria, leading the way. Lia Stokes of Howard Brown Health says is anxious that there's a sense that the AIDS...More..

Patients With Mental Disorders Get Half Of All Opioid Prescriptions
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Patients With Mental Disorders Get Half Of All Opioid Prescriptions

Sites said there needs to be more research done to fully understand whether the opioid prescriptions are appropriate to that population of people and to see if the outcomes of that type of treatment are effecti...More..

by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Supreme Court playground ruling feeds school voucher debate

The case is Trinity Lutheran ran a preschool in Missouri , and the church applied for a state grant that offered partial reimbursement for rubberizing the playground surfaces to make it safer. Marking a new ...More..

Ada County plans mosquito control amid West Nile threat
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Ada County plans mosquito control amid West Nile threat

The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is now conducting its weekly tests for mosquito-borne diseases. The virus is spread to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito, which becomes infected ...More..

Mother Of Son With Rare Disorder Tweets Hospital Bill
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Mother Of Son With Rare Disorder Tweets Hospital Bill

Chandra's story has since been shared over 80,000 times on Twitter . "He will rely on prescription medications for the rest of his life". The former nurse, who had to stop working after her sick son was born...More..

Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'
by | Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Senate Republicans Alter Health Care Bill To Avoid 'Death Spiral'

President Donald Trump speaks before signing the “VA Accountability Act” in the East Room of the White House in Washington , U.S., June 23, 2017. "There's no way we should be voting on this next week". Presid...More..