Minnesota Regulators Approve Wind Farm Amid Opposition
ST. PAUL, Minn. - Minnesota regulators have unanimously approved permits for a wind farm project in southern Minnesota amid opposition from local residents. The Minnesota...
1 hour ago - CBS - 2 articles
Maine officials: Getting lobsters stoned before killing them is now illegal
Maine government officials are not down with getting lobsters baked before boiling them alive, and have declared the practice illegal after Charlotte Gill, owner of Charlotte's...
1 hour ago - New York Post
N.S. auditor general writes book on lessons learned from ‘superhero' grandmother
HALIFAX - Michael Pickup describes his grandma as a superhero, a friend, and “everything and more than people traditionally think of a grandmother.” As Nova Scotia's auditor...
3 hours ago - National Post
Why New York State is making teachers and kids talk about mental health
Psychologists and other mental health experts say it's a big deal.
5 hours ago - NBC News
Fat in one part of your body is particularly dangerous for your health - here's what an exercise scientist says you can do about it
Fat that accumulates around your gut - belly fat - is particularly bad for your health. Researchers think that may be because belly fat is a sign that a person has more...
6 hours ago - Business Insider
Trump's dramatic new plan to label immigrants a ‘public charge,' explained
Immigrants who utilize virtually all public benefits risk jeopardizing their ability to stay in the country under new rules announced by the Trump administration. The...
6 hours ago - Think Progress
As Seattle U battles crosstown rival UW, Redhawks captain Sergio Rivas opens up about his battle with another foe: Depression
Sergio Rivas fought through anxiety and depression over the last couple of years, and he spoke about those mental health issues this summer at a Redhawks donor event because he...
6 hours ago - The Seattle Times
India's Modi launches 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
Ayushman Bharat programme dubbed 'Modicare' promises to insure 500 million poor people across the country.
6 hours ago - Al Jazeera
The Ticker: Buzz kill: Maine not high on lobsters and more
Buzz kill: Maine not high on lobsters SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine - State health inspectors are investigating a Maine lobster restaurant that tried to mellow out lobsters with...
7 hours ago - Boston Herald
U.N.: Alcohol abuse killed 3 million in '16
GENEVA - Drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men, the World Health Organization said. The U.N. health agency also warned that current...
7 hours ago - Boston Herald
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Rare two-headed snake found in flowerbed: ‘This is what nightmares are made of'
A woman in Virginia found an extremely rare two-headed copperhead snake slithering around her neighbor's flowerbed. Virginia Wildlife Management and Control posted images and a...
Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort
Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Rico staged a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in...
Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft
A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
NFL scores: Week 3 live updates, highlights
Week 3 of the 2018 NFL season continues Sunday with another full slate of games. Follow along for scores and stats from around the NFL, plus highlights and notable injury updates.
AP Top 25: Kentucky enters rankings for 1st time since '07
After a season-high seven ranked teams lost, the back half of the AP college football poll got a makeover. Five teams entered the Top 25 on Sunday, including No. 17 Kentucky...
NFL trade rumors: Steelers open to trade offers for Le'Veon Bell
Le'Veon Bell has held out from all practices and games as he continues to look for a more lucrative contract with the Steelers.
At the UN, an unrepentant Trump is set to rattle foes and friends alike
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to “America First” on the most global of stages this week. In the sequel to his stormy UN debut...
Congress considering nearly $1.7B Florence relief package
WASHINGTON - Congress is starting to consider almost $1.7 billion in new money to aid recovery efforts from Florence. Lawmakers already are facing a deadline this week to fund...
Amid furor, Trump pushes pause on deciding Rosenstein's fate
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - A big story had broken, and President Donald Trump was seeking opinions about what to do. Reports said the second-ranking Justice Department official had...
Pompeo: No end to NKorea sanctions until ‘denuclearization'
NEW YORK - Top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo says economic sanctions on North Korea won't be reduced until it completes “denuclearization” after leader Kim Jong Un offered to close...