DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says the nation has reached a new record for the number of hogs and pigs on farms.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Downtown Philadelphia streets are largely deserted a day before Pope Francis’ visit. Many roads have been closed, blocked by concrete and steel barriers and bike rack-style barricades. Pedestrians can’t get to certain…
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a stunning move, House Speaker John Boehner informed Republicans that he would step down at the end of October.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — At least 27 state attorneys general are opening a multi-state investigation into Volkswagen after it came clean about rigging diesel emissions technology to pass U.S. smog tests.
The U.S. Department of Justice awarded $19.3 million in grants Monday to dozens of police departments that want to start using body cameras, but rejected even more applicants that hope to deploy the technology.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Two people familiar with his decision say Scott Walker is dropping out of the Republican race for president.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A new federal bird flu control policy says ventilation systems must be shut off as a means of suffocating entire poultry barns if other methods of euthanasia cannot be completed…
NEW YORK (AP) — Toyota is recalling about 421,000 RAV4 vehicles because of potential corrosion in their windshield wipers could make them inoperable.
GREENVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Dozens of students, faculty and staff are attending counseling sessions at Delta State University in Mississippi today, after one of the school’s instructors was accused of fatally shooting a colleague on…
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Police say they are searching for a university employee in connection with the shooting death of a Delta State University professor on the Mississippi campus.