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Iraqi officials say at least 47 people have been killed and 65 wounded in a suicide truck bombing south of Baghdad. The bomber rammed a fuel truck packed with explosives into a crowded checkpoint. A police officer says that 39 civilians were killed in today's attack in the city...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) -- In an extraordinary display of Republican division, the Republican Party's 2012 presidential ticket took on its 2016 front-runner on Thursday as Mitt Romney joined the escalating charge to stop Donald Trump. Romney, the GOP's presidential nominee four...
Whole Foods is recalling Maytag blue cheese after testers found listeria in some of the product samples. The recall has been issued nationwide after testing in Iowa detected listeria in two lots of product. Maytag Dairy Farms voluntarily suspended production and distribution as...
Washington, D.C. – The president today signed into law the bipartisan Research Excellence and Advancements for Dyslexia Act (READ Act) ( H.R. 3033 ). The READ Act , introduced by Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas), supports important research...
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The February Terror Threat Snapshot was released today by Homeland Security Committee (HSC) Chairman Michael McCaul. The “snapshot” is a monthly Committee assessment of the growing threat America, the West, and the world face from ISIS and other Islamist...
A boat smuggling migrants to Greece slammed into rocks off the Turkish coast Saturday and capsized, killing at least 33 people including five children, as the choppy Aegean Sea continued to claim asylum-seekers' lives this month at an appalling pace, officials said. Coast guard...
Branson, Mo. – The iconic 15-story Ferris wheel formerly featured at Chicago’s Navy Pier will be the newest attraction to Branson’s Highway 76 at The Track Family Fun Parks in 2016. “Branson will be a great new location for this amazing Ferris wheel,” said Brian Murphy, COO of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Glenn Frey, who co-founded the Eagles and with Don Henley became one of history's most successful songwriting teams with such hits as "Hotel California" and "Life in the Fast Lane," has died. Frey was 67 and had been battling multiple ailments. He died Monday...
VIENNA (AP) -- The end of Western sanctions against Iran loomed Saturday as Iran's foreign minister suggested the U.N. atomic agency is close to certifying that his country has met all commitments under its landmark nuclear deal with six world powers. Iranian Minister Mohammad...