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A Delta Airlines passenger plane dumped fuel over schools near Los Angeles International Airport amidst an emergency landing Tuesday. Dozens of students were reportedly treated for skin irritation and breathing problems. The incident might have violated aviation rules, reports say, as fuel d…

With tremendous support from both the House and Senate, President Trump signed the Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminal Enforcement and Deterrence (TRACED) Act into law last week to try and combat the issue of robocall scams. The TRACED Act increases the power of the Federal Communications Comm…

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More than half of Americans disapprove of how President Donald Trump is handling the current situation with Iran, a new ABC opinion Poll conducted by Ipsos Public Affairs KnowledgePanel shows. 56 percent of the survey's respondents are of this opinion. Respondents also were asked about the f…

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The US House of Representatives has passed a non-binding resolution that limits President Donald Trump's ability to engage in war with Iran. The measure, approved by a 224-194 vote in the House where the Democrats have majority, includes a provision that forbids the President from declaring …

AccuWeather estimates the total U.S. damage and economic loss due to weather-related causes in 2019 to be $142 billion, according to AccuWeather Founder and CEO Dr. Joel N. Myers, based on an analysis incorporating independent methods to evaluate all direct and indirect impacts of the events…

The 2019-2020 season is underway, reports the CDC, and all regions of the country are seeing elevated levels of flu-like illness (ILI).

Over the past decade, scientists around the globe have made mind-blowing discoveries to help mankind better understand the mysteries of the universe -- and space exploration was taken to new heights as probes penetrated farther into the depths of the solar system than ever before.

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Volatile weather can bring out the crazy in athletes. Raging snowstorms, intense heat, and wet, slip-and-slide conditions can all throw elite-level athletes off their game so that they’re left talking in circles.

Two worshipers were shot to death by a gunman during morning service at a church in Texas Sunday. The incident took place at West Freeway Church of Christ in White Settlement, a suburb of Fort Worth, from where the service was being live-streamed on social media. An armed security guard of t…

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A natural phenomena happened last week when multiple Red-throated Loons, an arctic aquatic bird migrating through Pennsylvania, were grounded when an ice storm caused them to mistake roads and parking lots as bodies of water and use them as landing pads. 

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced last week that they have seized 44 web domains offering to sell vaping cartridges containing THC and other adulterated substances. The seizure is part of Operation Vapor Lock, which aims to address h…

An increase in the number of FDA recalls this past year point to new policies/procedures from the Food Safety and Inspection Service's (FSIS) goal of revamping the agency to fulfill its mission to prevent foodborne illness and protect public health. While increased notices of contaminated or…

The 2019-20 flu season continues to be more active than normal, with Influenza B the leading type of virus among patients nationwide. But patient visits were down compared to the previous week in much of the country, indicating the early Influenza B wave may reach a peak and start declining …

With a view to discouraging attempts to use its services to interfere with the U.S. census next year, Facebook has decided to ban the posting of misleading information about the process on the social media platform. It is also introducing a new policy that will prohibit advertisements that p…

President Donald Trump said he wants an immediate trial in the Senate on two impeachment articles that the House of Representatives passed Wednesday. Trump made the demand after Speaker Nancy Pelosi suggested the House could delay sending the articles of impeachment to the Senate until she l…