• By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    A LOOK AT MAGIC LEAP'S BOLD STRATEGY AGAINST ANGRY EX-EMPLOYEE

    Most employment defense attorneys have heard it plenty of times: “I'd rather pay you thousands than give them a penny.” You've got...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    THE LATEST: POPE CALLS FOR PEACE AMID NICARAGUA PROTESTS

    The Latest on unrest in Nicaragua : 4:40 a.m. Pope Francis has expressed deep worry over deadly violence in Nicaragua fueled by protests...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    DOMESTIC SHEEP PROGRAM AIMS TO EASE PROBLEMS FOR BIGHORNS

    Wild bighorn sheep and their domestic cousins have an unfortunate relationship. Both can be infected by a bacteria that can trigger...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    LIVE MUSIC VENUE IN IOWA CHANGES OWNERSHIP

    Some people start businesses to get rich. Some inherit them. And some start them because they've got an undying passion for their product....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    IOWA CITY SCHOOLS PUSH FOR HOMEBUILDING VOCATIONAL CLASSES

    Home builders in the area are reaching into their own pockets to pay for area high school students to take a course on building a house....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    MUSEUM OF AMERICAN RAILROAD IN TEXAS PREPS FOR TRAINTOPIA

    Andy Wartman dabs maroon paint followed by a mix of pink and gray on the seams that connect the mini rock formations of New Mexico....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS CO-OP FACING FISCAL CHALLENGES, CHANGES

    In 2006, after the University of Texas won the national championship in football, the University Co-op was riding high off sales from...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    NEBRASKA CHURCH HOPES TO CONTINUE ASSISTING FOOD PANTRY

    The tiny Iraqi woman pushes a baby stroller filled with food. She makes her way to a long table covered in baked goods, where Marie...

    Food
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    AL SWIFT, FORMER WASHINGTON STATE CONGRESSMAN, DIES AT 82

    Al Swift, an eight-term Democratic congressman from Washington state who helped modernize Pacific Northwest energy, has died in Alexandria,...

    Democrats
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 22, 2018

    MAN AWARDED CONGRESSIONAL GOLD MEDAL FOR WWII SPY WORK

    Curtis Glenn sits motionless in his wheelchair as he recalls his years of military service the U.S. government had long sought to keep...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    US COURTHOUSE IN JACKSON NAMED FOR RETIRED SEN. COCHRAN

    A federal courthouse in Mississippi has a new name. According to the U.S. District Court website, the building in Jackson is now the...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    ILLINOIS RECEIVES $16M FEDERAL GRANT TO FIGHT OPIOID ABUSE

    Illinois is receiving a $16 million federal grant to fight opioid abuse. Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration announced the grant Friday....

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    ESCAPED ATLANTIC SALMON CAUGHT IN DRIFT-NET ON SKAGIT RIVER

    Washington state officials say an Atlantic salmon that escaped from a collapsed net pen at Cypress Island has been captured in a drift...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    TENNESSEE GETS $26 MILLION FROM FEDS FOR VETERANS HOME

    Tennessee officials say the state has received $26 million from the federal government to build a new veterans home. Gov. Bill Haslam...

    U.S.
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    PEDESTRIAN KILLED IN SEATTLE AFTER BEING HIT BY AMTRAK TRAIN

    An Amtrak spokeswoman says a pedestrian has been killed after being struck by a passenger train in Seattle. Christina Leeds tells KOMO-TV...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    FINES SOUGHT AGAINST DEFUNCT WICHITA USED-CAR DEALER

    The Sedgwick County District Attorney's Office is asking a judge to order a Wichita used-car dealer to pay $100,000 in fines and penalties...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    STARS GROUP DOUBLES DOWN WITH PURCHASE OF SKY BETTING

    Canadian online-gambling company Stars Group Inc. says it is buying U.K.-based Sky Betting & Gaming in a deal worth $4.7 billion. Stars...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI'S ECONOMIC IMPACT $5.4B ANNUALLY

    A study says the University of Missouri System has a state economic impact of about $5.4 billion a year. The Columbia Missourian reports...

  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    NOW YOU CAN DO A TARGET RUN WITHOUT GETTING OUT OF YOUR CAR

    Target lovers, brace yourselves. The heavens have opened and there are now Target drive-thrus. The company announced the expansion...

    Running
  • By Miami Herald   -   Apr 21, 2018

    HISTORIC FREMONT OPERA HOUSE GETS RED TAGGED

    The Fremont Opera House has a long history in Fremont. The five-story building on Broad Street, then known as Love Larson Opera House,...