US News Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for US News. (Page 5)

Results 81 - 100 of 1,742,605 in US News

  1. Bird flu takes big toll yet as virus hits US chicken farmsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Poultry producers and scientists have been hoping warmer weather would knock down a virulent strain of bird flu that has hammered the U.S. Midwest, but the virus recently took its biggest toll yet, hitting a farm in Iowa that held nearly 10 percent of the state's egg-laying chickens. Here are some questions and answers about the outbreak: The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that the deadly H5N2 bird flu virus was found at a farm in northwest Iowa's Osceola County.

    Comment?

  2. Senate trafficking deal clears way for vote on Loretta Lynch AG nominationRead the original story

    24 min ago | Washington Times

    The Senate has finally reached an agreement to clear the long-stalled anti-human trafficking bill after settling on new language to restrict public money going to pay for abortions, the chamber's top lawmakers announced Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid said he'd forced Republicans to back off their more expansive abortion restrictions, which he called a "pointless, contrived fight," clearing the way for the deal. But he warned that the bill is still tenuous and urged fellow senators not to try to alter the deal through amendments on the Senate floor.

    Comment?

  3. Justices: Police can't extend traffic stop awaiting drug dogRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Supreme Court says police may not extend an ordinary traffic stop to seek evidence of crimes unrelated to the offense that prompted officers to pull a vehicle over. The justices voted 6-3 Tuesday in favor of a driver who was found to have methamphetamine in his car.

    Comment?

  4. Stop The Boats: The EU Has to Say - No' To Illegal Immigrants Crossing The MediterraneanRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Breitbart.com

    Just say 'no' to illegal immigrants. If that means using military force, so be it.

    Comment?

  5. Scott Walker suggests limiting legal immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    In an interview Monday with conservative talk show host Glenn Beck, the governor and likely 2016 presidential hopeful waded into the issue of legal immigration, suggesting he supports limits. In the wake of criticism that he has flip-flopped over illegal immigration, Gov. Scott Walker is now wading into the issue of legal immigration.

    Comment?

  6. Listeria: What is it, how do you get it, and what's the risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    File photo of Listeria. Listeria monocytogenes is the infectious agent responsible for the food borne illness Listeriosis.

    Comment?

  7. U.S. top court says antitrust claims over natural gas prices can proceedRead the original story

    24 min ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that a federal law governing the natural gas market does not shield energy companies from state antitrust claims made over the western U.S. energy crisis between 2000 and 2002. The ruling, on a 7-2 vote, was a loss for several energy companies, including American Electric Power Company Inc, Dynegy Inc and ONEOK Inc, which were accused of manipulating published price indexes that led to a spike in gas prices.

    Comment?

  8. Minnesota men charged with trying to join Islamic militantsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    United States Attorney Andrew Luger, right, and FBI special agent Richard Thornton explain the criminal complaint charging six Minnesota men with terrorism at a news conference in Minneapolis, Monday April 20, 2015. The six, whom authorities described as friends who met secretly to plan their travels, are accused of conspiracy to provide material support and attempting to provide material support to a foreign terrorist organization.

    Comment?

  9. UPDATE 1-U.S. top court says antitrust claims over natural gas prices can proceedRead the original story

    24 min ago | Reuters

    The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that a federal law governing the natural gas market does not shield energy companies from state antitrust claims made over the western U.S. energy crisis between 2000 and 2002. The ruling, on a 7-2 vote, was a loss for several energy companies, including American Electric Power Company Inc, Dynegy Inc and ONEOK Inc, which were accused of manipulating published price indexes that led to a spike in gas prices.

    Comment?

  10. Captain In Deadly Migrant Boat Sinking Is Charged With ManslaughterRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Italian authorities have arrested the captain and a crew member of the boat that capsized in the Mediterranean Sea over the weekend. The pair are among the boat's 28 survivors; the UN says more than 800 would-be migrants died after cramming themselves onto the 66-foot boat.

    Comment?

  11. Hillary Clinton is Not a FeministRead the original story

    24 min ago | Counterpunch

    "Women and girls a [are] central to our foreign policy," saying that countries that value the rights of women are "less likely to breed extremism." However this statement is completely at odds with her actions as Secretary of State, such as with Libya - of which it has been said was her own project rather than Obama's - where she put her own vile agenda ahead of the rights of the nation's women, which were until that point light-years ahead of most other Middle Eastern countries.

    Comment?

  12. Top Chris Christie Supporter Defects to BushRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Breitbart.com

    Governor Chris Christie is dealing with the loss of a key Republican supporter in his home state, even though he earned positive media attention in New Hampshire last week. State Sen. Joseph M. Kyrillos has opted to support former Florida governor Jeb Bush's exploratory committee, The Washington Post's Robert Costa reports.

    Comment?

  13. 3 Executed by ISIS Had Sought Asylum in IsraelRead the original story

    25 min ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Three Eritreans who were denied asylum in Israel last year were killed by ISIS, according to the NGO Hotline for Refugees and Migrants. ISIS recently released a video of its members executing a large group of Christians.

    Comment?

  14. Attorneys aim to get founder of ultra-rich club releasedRead the original story

    25 min ago | KOLD-TV Tucson

    By AMY BETH HANSON and MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press HELENA, Mont. - Attorneys for the founder of a luxury Montana club planned Tuesday to file an emergency request with a federal appeals court seeking to free him after he was jailed for failing to disclose what happened to $13.8 million from the sale of a Mexican resort.

    Comment?

  15. a The Hill: Storm Gathers Around Clinton FinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Breitbart.com

    The financial portfolio of Hillary Clinton, her family and the Clinton Foundation is under new scrutiny, worrying some Democrats, as the former secretary of State begins her 2016 campaign. The New York Times fired the starting pistol on another round of stories about the Clinton finances with a story on Monday morning describing a forthcoming book, Clinton Cash , by Peter Schweizer, a fellow at Stanford University's conservative Hoover Institution.

    Comment?

  16. NY Post: Foreign Cash Made Clintons - Filthy Rich'Read the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Breitbart.com

    Hillary Rodham Clinton used her clout as secretary of state to do favors for foreign donors who gave millions to her family foundation - and who paid millions more to her husband, Bill , in speaking fees, a new book charges. Records show that of the $105 million the former president raked in from speeches over 12 years, about half came during his wife's four-year tenure at the State Department.

    Comment?

  17. Senate reaches deal to vote on AG nominee Loretta LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | The Hill

    Senate leaders on Tuesday morning announced a deal on a long-stalled human trafficking bill, setting up a vote to confirm Loretta Lynch as attorney general later this week. "I'm glad we can say there is a bipartisan proposal that will allow us to complete action on this legislation so we can provide help to the victims who desperately need it," Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced on the Senate floor.

    Comment?

  18. Oklahoma reserve deputy pleads not guilty in fatal shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | KATV Little Rock

    Defense attorneys released some of the training records Saturday April 18, 2015 fo... A 73-year-old Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot a suspect who was pinned down by officers has pleaded not guilty to a second-degree manslaughter charge. A 73-year-old Oklahoma reserve deputy who fatally shot a suspect who was pinned down by officers has pleaded not guilty to a second-degree manslaughter charge.

    Comment?

  19. "Turtle Soup and Venison with a Gold Spoon": God and Bounderby in a Christian NationRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | By Common Consent

    "There's not a Hand in this town, sir, man, woman, or child, but has one ultimate object in life. That object is, to be fed on turtle soup and venison with a gold spoon.

    Comment?

  20. Senate nears vote on AGRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Key senators say they're close to a deal on a bill to help sex-trafficking victims, potentially clearing the way for a vote to confirm President Barack Obama's attorney general. Republican and Democratic senators said they are working to finalize language resolving a dispute over abortion that has hung up the bill.

    Comment?