Daily News Article Archive

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April 2018

4/25/2018 - Man gets 50 years for stealing $1.2M worth of fajitas - Compiled from UPI, NBC News and the Brownsville Herald

4/24/2018 - World News #1 – Canada pulls diplomats’ families from Cuba over mystery illness. - UK's Sky News

4/23/2018 - Dozens Of MS-13, Other Gang Members Released By Sanctuary Cities - The Daily Caller

4/20/2018 - Police officers in 2 states overdose from Fentanyl exposure during drug busts - The Daily Caller

4/19/2018 - Trump confirms Pompeo met with Kim Jong Un - New York Post

4/18/2018 - Study shows what you eat helps fight depression - The Wall Street Journal

4/17/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – Israel - Compiled from CNN, UPI and NY Post

4/16/2018 - School District Arms Teachers with Tiny Baseball Bats - Erie News Now

4/13/2018 - Israel comes to standstill to remember Holocaust victims - United Press International - UPI

4/12/2018 - Trump warning: ‘Get ready’ for U.S. missile strike on Syria - United Press International - UPI

4/11/2018 - China making concessions in trade standoff with Trump - AP at CBSNews

4/10/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – London’s Mayor Bans Knives - London's Daily Telegraph, FoxNews, the Daily Wire and Daily Caller

4/9/2018 - Facebook deleted Zuckerberg’s messages from recipients’ inboxes - Tech Crunch

4/6/2018 - Justice Department seizes over 100 homes in crackdown on marijuana operation - Reuters

4/5/2018 - Mobile spying devices detected around D.C. - United Press International (UPI)

4/4/2018 - Teens walk 50 miles to Memphis to honor Martin Luther King Jr. - CNN

4/3/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1: South Korea, U.S. begin massive military drill - UPI

4/2/2018 - High School students walk out of class to support 2nd Amendment - USA Today's Florida Today

March 2018

3/30/2018 - A day to honor Vietnam War Vets - UPI

3/29/2018 - Using an app to vote? West Virginia 1st state to test the technology - The Hill

3/28/2018 - American Dentists’ new policy: 7-day limit for opioids - UPI

3/26/2018 - Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill but “will never sign another bill like this again” - Huffington Post and UPI

3/23/2018 - Lawmakers eye crackdown on China’s Institutes on college campuses - Compiled from Reuters, The Hill and Washington Examiner

3/22/2018 - California city votes to opt-out of state’s ‘sanctuary’ law - UPI

3/21/2018 - President proposes death penalty for some drug dealers - CBS, National Review and Fox59

3/20/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – BELGIUM - Associated Press

3/19/2018 - Navy Medics Get Prepared for Combat—With Tour of Duty in Chicago - The Wall Street Journal

3/16/2018 - Nevadans sue drug companies for causing ‘compulsive gambling’ problem - UPI

3/15/2018 - Federal court says most of TX law banning sanctuary cities can remain in effect - UPI

3/14/2018 - Arkansas schools display “In God we trust” posters - Compiled from Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Breitbart, USA Today and Fox Insider

3/13/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – RUSSIA - Fox News / AP

3/12/2018 - Trump agrees to meet with Kim Jong Un - UPI

3/9/2018 - Self-driving Uber trucks hauling cargo across Arizona - AZ Central

3/8/2018 - Sessions to California: ‘There is no secession’ - The Hill

3/7/2018 - More millennials reported losing money to scams than senior citizens - MarketWatch

3/6/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – VIETNAM - CNN

3/5/2018 - Apple employees at $5B glass spaceship campus are walking into walls - UK Daily Mail

3/2/2018 - Miami International Airport rolls out facial recognition technology - WFTV9-ABC

3/1/2018 - Dress code to vote? Supreme Court hears case - NBC News

February 2018

2/28/2018 - Sessions unveils new task force targeting opioid manufacturers, distributors - CNBC

2/27/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – PAKISTAN - Reuters

2/26/2018 - Exclusive: U.S. prepares high-seas crackdown on North Korea sanctions evaders – sources - Reuters

2/23/2018 - Trump holds listening session with students - UPI

2/22/2018 - Billy Graham’s ‘unwavering message’ was heard around the world - USA Today

2/21/2018 - New Mexico bill would force high school students to apply to college - AP at USA Today

2/20/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – LITHUANIA - Agence France-Presse

2/19/2018 - Abraham Lincoln – The Great Emancipator

2/16/2018 - George Washington, Father of our Country

2/15/2018 - U.S. data show increase in fatal crashes on April 20, day of pot events - Portland Press Herald

2/14/2018 - PA to require voting machines with paper backup - Associated Press

2/13/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – KENYA - UK Daily Telegraph

2/12/2018 - Meet the first Gerber baby with Down syndrome. His name is Lucas. - McClatchy at The Herald-Sun

2/9/2018 - U.S. airstrike kills 100 Syrian troops after unprovoked attack on base - Compiled from USA Today and AP at Chicago Sun Times

2/8/2018 - Saudi man in Oklahoma charged with lying about al Qaeda training - Reuters

2/7/2018 - SpaceX launches the world’s most powerful rocket - CNN Money

2/6/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – IRAN - USA Today from Deutsche Welle

2/5/2018 - Tax bill beginning to deliver bigger paychecks to workers - Associated Press

2/2/2018 - Super Bowl security team ‘ready for anything’ - Reuters at WHTC.com

2/1/2018 - How the U.S. is using terrorists’ smartphones and laptops to defeat them - USA Today

January 2018

1/31/2018 - Fitness app exposed location of military bases - Tech Crunch

1/30/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – POLAND - AP at France24

1/29/2018 - Trump’s first State of the Union Address - ABC News

1/26/2018 - Teenage screen use leads to loss of happiness, study shows - UK news website Swindon Advertiser

1/25/2018 - Trump’s border wall prototypes pass tests by military special forces - Los Angeles Times / AP

1/24/2018 - Delta imposes new rules for service dogs after “serious incidents” - CBS News / AP

1/23/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – ETHIOPIA - The Walll Street Journal

1/22/2018 - Delaware sues opioid manufacturers, distributors over epidemic - Reuters

1/17/2018 - U.S. lawmakers urge AT&T to cut commercial ties with Huawei - Reuters

1/16/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – CHILE - Christianity Today

1/12/2018 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2018

1/10/2018 - 2018 State of the State addresses

1/9/2018 - Tuesday’s World #1 – EL SALVADOR: Trump to end Temporary Protected Status - Washington Examiner

1/8/2018 - Major chip flaws affect billions of devices - CNN Money

December 2017

12/20/2017 - BACK on Jan. 8: U.S. Military’s Microwave Weapon - Newsweek

12/20/2017 - Merry Christmas – back on January 8

12/19/2017 - Tuesday’s World #1 – JAPAN: Millions in Tokyo to take part in North Korean nuclear attack exercise - London's Daily Telegraph

12/15/2017 - Oklahoma Border Town Leery of Planned Bioterror Test - USNews.com

12/14/2017 - New Strategy Paying Off in Afghanistan - NDT.tv

12/13/2017 - U.S. Coast Guard intercepts semi-submersible vessel packed with cocaine - USA Today

12/12/2017 - Tuesday’s World #1 – RUSSIA’s Olympic team banned from Winter Olympics over doping scandal - New York Post

12/8/2017 - ‘Heroes all’: Survivors mark 76th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attack - Hawaii News Now

12/7/2017 - Trump to uphold law moving U.S. embassy to Jerusalem - WhiteHouse.gov

12/6/2017 - Wisconsin plans to require drug test for food stamp recipients - Star Tribune

12/5/2017 - Tuesday’s World #1 – NIGER: asks U.S. to begin using armed drones - Reuters

12/4/2017 - Supreme Court hears arguments in historic cellphone tracking case - AP at Chicago Sun-Times

12/1/2017 - US: North Korean regime “will be utterly destroyed” if war comes - CBS News

November 2017

11/30/2017 - Border Patrol’s ‘tunnel rats’ stalk drug smugglers in an underground game of hide-and-seek - Los Angeles Times

11/29/2017 - Justice Department threatens to sue Harvard over Asian-American admission records - Mass Live and Daily Caller

11/28/2017 - Tuesday’s World #1 – ZIMBABWE: Mugabe forced to resign after 40 year rule - Reuters

11/27/2017 - Chicago’s proposal to fine pedestrians using cellphones in crosswalks - Chicago Tribune

11/20/2017 - Thanksgiving 2017

11/17/2017 - Hundreds of MS-13 gang members arrested in ‘Operation Raging Bull’ - NBC News and Washington Free Beacon

11/16/2017 - Amazon’s Cashierless Store Is Almost Ready for Prime Time - Bloomberg

11/15/2017 - Early Facebook investor says company uses methods to addict you - London's Daily Telegraph

11/14/2017 - Tuesday’s World #1 – Asia – Trump’s 5-country trip - Axios

11/13/2017 - Lab-Grown Skin Saves Dying Boy with Rare Disease - London's Daily Telegraph

11/10/2017 - Veterans Day 2017: Vets Plan To Boycott NFL Games On Sunday

11/9/2017 - EPA approves bacteria-infected insects to kill mosquitoes - CNET.com

11/8/2017 - Pa. officials still mostly mum on noncitizens registered to vote - The Inquirer philly.com

11/7/2017 - Tuesday’s World News #1 – Lebanon - BBC News and Reuters

11/6/2017 - US deserter Bowe Bergdahl spared prison time - The Hill

October 2017

10/27/2017 - House passes $4 trillion budget, clears way for Trump tax plan - New York Post

10/26/2017 - Refugee program resumes: hold placed on 11 high risk countries - Reuters

10/25/2017 - Green Beret medic awarded Medal of Honor - CBS News

10/24/2017 - Tuesday’s World News #1 – Syria - NY Post

10/23/2017 - Congress proposes allowing states to thin out forests before fires consume everything - The Daily Caller

10/20/2017 - Five military dogs awarded K-9 Medal of Courage - Washington Examiner and American Humane

10/19/2017 - U.S. indicts major Chinese traffickers for selling fentanyl online - Reuters

10/18/2017 - LAPD Board Approves Controversial Drone Program - CBS News Los Angeles

10/17/2017 - Chelsea bomber Ahmad Rahimi found guilty of all charges - CBS News / AP

10/16/2017 - Prototypes for new border wall almost finished - Compiled from WREG News Channel 3 and San Antonio Express-News

10/13/2017 - Shake Shack location in NYC nixes human servers, goes cashless - Compiled from Fox News and NY Post

10/12/2017 - U.S. Issues $12 Million Bounties for Two Hezbollah Leaders Plotting Attacks in America - Newsweek

10/11/2017 - Nobel in chemistry for amazing cryo-electron microscopy - Reuters

10/10/2017 - Northern California firestorm, among worst in state’s history - Los Angeles Times

10/9/2017 - Columbus in his own words

10/6/2017 - 3 Green Berets killed in ambush in Niger - CNN

10/5/2017 - U.S. scientists win Nobel for finding Einstein’s gravitational waves - Reuters

10/4/2017 - U.S. ‘body clock’ scientists win Nobel - Reuters

10/3/2017 - Supreme court hears case for deporting immigrant felons - Reuters

10/2/2017 - China orders shutdown of businesses with North Korea - New York Post

September 2017

9/29/2017 - Hurricane destruction hinders relief efforts in Puerto Rico delivery - Compiled from Reuters and The Wall Street Journal

9/28/2017 - Trump Touts GOP Tax Reform As ‘Middle Class Miracle’ - The Daily Caller

9/27/2017 - 4 NCAA coaches face federal charges over alleged college basketball fraud scheme - Politico

9/26/2017 - New travel ban to include North Korea, Venezuela and Chad - The New York Post

9/25/2017 - In surprise move, China cooperates with U.S. - ABC News

9/22/2017 - Power crews scramble to Puerto Rico after Maria smashes its grid - Reuters

9/21/2017 - What did President Trump say at the UN? Part 2…

9/20/2017 - What did President Trump say at the UN? Part 1…

9/19/2017 - Top U.S. security official targeted in mysterious Cuba embassy “health attacks” - CBS News

9/18/2017 - Focus of Trump’s 1st Speech at U.N. to be: Strength, ‘Reform’ - NPR and Reuters

9/15/2017 - Houston Council Member Urges Houstonians Not to Donate to Red Cross - Houston Press

9/14/2017 - Virginia Ends Use of Touch-Screen Voting Machines - The Wall Street Journal

9/13/2017 - After hurricanes, flood of storm-damaged cars heading for market - Chicago Tribune

9/12/2017 - Irma knocks out power to about 7.3 million - Reuters

9/11/2017 - To Remember 9/11, Follow the Memorials - Philly.com

9/8/2017 - Trump sides with Democrats on debt limit - Reuters

9/7/2017 - Appeals court rules Texas can use new voter ID law - The Hill

9/6/2017 - Mattis warns North Korea of ‘massive military response’ if it threatens US, allies - The Hill

June 2017

6/1/2017 - Summer Break 2017

May 2017

5/26/2017 - How to commemorate Memorial Day 2017 - USMemorialDay.org

5/25/2017 - Thousands flee Philippine city after rampage by Islamic State - Compiled from Reuters and The Straits Times

5/24/2017 - Trump’s speech to Israel in Jerusalem - WhiteHouse.gov

5/23/2017 - Turkish president’s bodyguards beat up protesters in D.C. - The Daily Caller

5/22/2017 - Trump exhorts leaders from Muslim countries to confront terrorism

5/19/2017 - Police officer accidentally overdoses on fentanyl after making drug arrest - WCPO9 Cincinnati

5/18/2017 - Tennessee makes community college free for all adults - CNN Money

5/17/2017 - Healthy teen died from too much caffeine - Compiled from CNN and CBSNews

5/16/2017 - China clamps down on online news with new security rules - AP at NY Daily News

5/15/2017 - US prepares to ban laptops on flights from Europe - ABC News/AP

5/12/2017 - Texas governor signs bill banning sanctuary cities - Fox News/AP

5/11/2017 - Mysterious X-37B plane lands after secret two-year mission - Compiled from the UK Independent and Popular Mechanics

5/10/2017 - Nazi Germany surrendered 72 years ago; remembering VE Day - Business Insider

5/9/2017 - Israeli PM tosses Hamas’ new policy paper - Reuters

5/8/2017 - VA Secretary considering closing over 1,100 facilities - CBS News/AP

5/5/2017 - Battle of Coral Sea 75th anniversary - New York Post

5/4/2017 - The history-making, chaotic evacuation of Saigon - CNN

5/3/2017 - CNN Refuses To Run Trump’s ‘100 Days’ Ad That Calls Mainstream Media ‘Fake News’ - Compiled from The Hill and The Daily Caller

5/2/2017 - Facebook targets ‘insecure’ teens - The Australian

5/1/2017 - U.S. spy agency abandons controversial surveillance technique - Reuters

April 2017

4/28/2017 - Portland rose parade canceled after ‘antifascists’ threaten GOP marchers - The Washington Post

4/27/2017 - U.S. Marines test high-tech tools - CBS News

4/26/2017 - Entire U.S. Senate to go to White House for North Korea briefing - Compiled from Reuters, Reuters Trust and UK Guardian

4/25/2017 - Bose headphones spy on listeners: lawsuit - Reuters

4/24/2017 - Yom HaShoah 2017: Remembering those killed in the Nazi Holocaust - UK Metro News

4/21/2017 - GM latest US company to have assets seized in Venezuela - ABC News

4/20/2017 - Navy Tells Sailors To Leave The E-Cigarette On Shore - NPR

4/19/2017 - Last surviving ‘Doolittle Raid’ pilot commemorates 75th anniversary - UPI

4/18/2017 - Pence warns North Korea of U.S. resolve shown in Syria, Afghan strikes - Reuters

4/17/2017 - New Trump policy deterring illegal migrants - Reuters

4/14/2017 - US drops ‘Mother of all Bombs’ on ISIS target in Afghanistan - New York Post

4/13/2017 - Repeatedly entering the U.S. illegally now a felony - Los Angeles Times

4/12/2017 - Brit PM and Trump: ‘Window of Opportunity’ exists to persuade Russia to break ties with Syria - London's Daily Telegraph

4/11/2017 - Gorsuch sworn in ahead of key Supreme Court cases - New York Post

4/10/2017 - Tillerson: Syria strike a message to others, including North Korea - Reuters

4/7/2017 - Trump says chemical attack in Syria crossed many lines - Reuters

4/6/2017 - The Future of Stealth Military 4X4 - CNN Money

4/5/2017 - ICE to continue arrests at courthouses - Reuters

4/4/2017 - Trump to al Sisi: “We are very much behind Egypt” - Reuters

4/3/2017 - Almost half of the students at PA high school given suspension notices - PennLive

March 2017

3/31/2017 - Mexican state attorney general arrested in U.S. for drug trafficking - Compiled from reports at LA Times, RT, NBC and Daily Caller

3/30/2017 - California Indicts Pro-Life Activists - The Daily Caller

3/29/2017 - Trump signs order dismantling Obama-era climate policies - Reuters

3/28/2017 - U.S. & Allies Skip UN Talks to Ban Nuclear Weapons - Compiled from reports at NYTimes & Reuters

3/27/2017 - North Dakota governor signs constitutional carry bill into law - Associated Press

3/24/2017 - 1,800 retired football players sue NFL over painkillers - UK Daily Mail

3/23/2017 - ‘Defeating ISIS No.1 US goal’: Tillerson at coalition summit - Compiled from multiple news outlets

3/22/2017 - U.S. restricts carry-on electronics from 10 airports - Reuters

3/21/2017 - More than 1.1 million borrowers defaulted on their federal student loans last year - CNBC

3/20/2017 - U.S. Soldiers Must Battle On—Without Burger King - The Wall Street Journal

3/13/2017 - Spring Break 2017

3/10/2017 - Illegal border crossings from Mexico down 40% - UPI

3/9/2017 - Trump’s first full month in office brings massive employment boom - London's Daily Mail and The Daily Caller

3/8/2017 - U.S. starts deploying THAAD in South Korea after defiant North’s latest test - UK Guardian

3/7/2017 - FBI Investigating Approximately 300 Refugees For Terrorism - Washington Examiner and The Daily Caller

3/6/2017 - UTA Professor Invents Breath Monitor To Detect Flu - UTA News

3/3/2017 - Bomb Threats To Jewish Centers Used “Spoofing” And Voice-Masking Tech - Buzzfeed

3/2/2017 - Mysterious illness tied to marijuana use on the rise - CBS News

3/1/2017 - Survey shows half of college students think student loans will be forgiven - WSLS 10

February 2017

2/28/2017 - Why Trump’s speech tonight isn’t a State of the Union address - CNN and WhiteHouse.gov

2/27/2017 - Trump says U.S. nuclear arsenal should be at ‘top of the pack’ - Reuters

2/24/2017 - Budget proposal will focus on spending cuts - CNN

2/23/2017 - College Board tightens SAT exam security, but key risk remains - Reuters

2/22/2017 - DHS secretary orders immigration agent hiring surge, end to ‘catch-and-release’ - Fox News

2/21/2017 - Trump names Army strategist as new national security adviser - New York Post

2/17/2017 - Presidents Day 2017

2/16/2017 - Famed snake trackers from India latest weapon in Florida war on pythons - Miami Herald

2/15/2017 - ICE says L.A. immigration arrests were planned long in advance - Chicago Tribune

2/14/2017 - Officials won’t lift evacuations for 188,000 as flood danger around Calif. dam eases - CNN

2/13/2017 - Study Reveals 72 Terrorists Came From Countries Covered by Trump Vetting Order - Center for Immigration Studies

2/10/2017 - Trump signs 3 executive orders targeting drugs, crime - Compiled from news reports by Newsy at AOL, CNN and the Baltimore Sun

2/9/2017 - Republicans fear for their safety as Obamacare protests grow - Politico

2/8/2017 - Pence makes historic tie-breaking vote - New York Post

2/7/2017 - When Horses and Freedom of Religion Collide - The Wall Street Journal

2/3/2017 - DHS secretary says border wall should be finished in two years - Fox News

2/2/2017 - Trump announces Supreme Court pick – Democrats vow to fight nomination - New York Post

2/1/2017 - Trump pushes drugmakers for lower prices, more U.S. production - Reuters

January 2017

1/31/2017 - Trump Fires Acting U.S. Attorney General - New Brunswick Patch

1/30/2017 - Nikki Haley Arrives at the U.N. - Reuters

1/27/2017 - Finland storing nuclear waste 100 stories underground - The Wall Street Journal

1/26/2017 - Feds reinvestigating Syrian refugees - Los Angeles Times

1/25/2017 - Trump names “net neutrality” foe Ajit Pai to lead the FCC - PC World

1/24/2017 - New high-res weather images from space - CNN

1/23/2017 - 2017 Inaugural Address

1/20/2017 - Everything you need to know about the Inauguration - Politico

1/19/2017 - Trump Team Considers Moving Press Briefings to Expand Capacity - Bloomberg News

1/18/2017 - U.S. Deploys Radar to Monitor N. Korean Missile - Honolulu Star-Advertiser

1/17/2017 - 2017 State of the State addresses

1/13/2017 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2017

1/12/2017 - Pentagon successfully tests world’s largest micro-drone swarm - Military Times

1/11/2017 - FBI, Secret Service plan 360-degree security for inauguration - WTOP Washington DC

1/10/2017 - Senate leader tells Democrats to “grow up” - CBS News

1/9/2017 - Ford cancels plans for new $1.6B plant in Mexico - New York Post

December 2016

12/22/2016 - Merry Christmas – back on January 9

12/21/2016 - Trump secures victory in Electoral College - FoxNews

12/20/2016 - China disputes U.S. claim it’s top source of synthetic drugs - AP at NY Daily News

12/19/2016 - China’s Navy seizes American underwater drone in South China Sea - Reuters

12/16/2016 - US to accelerate troop deployment to Baltics - AP at Detroit News

12/15/2016 - Jim Brown, Ray Lewis talk of ‘fantastic’ meeting with Trump - The Hill

12/12/2016 - How unusual is Trump’s Cabinet of generals? - CBS News

12/9/2016 - Amazon introduces grocery store without cashiers - New York Post

12/8/2016 - The Admiral Who Took the Fall for Pearl Harbor - The Wall Street Journal

12/7/2016 - Oldest Pearl Harbor Survivor, 104, Flies Back to Honolulu - NBC San Diego 7

12/6/2016 - USS Zumwalt breaks down for 2nd time - Portland Press Herald and Business Insider

12/5/2016 - The Dakota Pipeline Protests, Explained - The Daily Signal

12/2/2016 - The OPEC deal is a sign of ‘tough economic circumstances’ - Business Insider

12/1/2016 - Creator of Big Mac dies at 98 - Compiled from the Wall Street Journal and ABC News

November 2016

11/30/2016 - Price picked to lead HHS - Politico

11/29/2016 - Fidel Castro’s Communist Utopia - The Wall Street Journal

11/28/2016 - Vast Shale Oil Field In Texas Could Yield 20 Billion Barrels - Associated Press

11/21/2016 - Thanksgiving 2016

11/18/2016 - San Francisco teachers’ union lesson plan calls Trump racist, sexist - CBS/Associated Press

11/17/2016 - Some Android Phones Secretly Sending Info to China - Consumer Reports

11/16/2016 - Authorities Suspect Arson as Wildfires Spread Across the South - Associated Press at NBC

11/15/2016 - Judge Orders Deliveries of Bottled Water to Flint Residents - The Wall Street Journal

11/14/2016 - Four Americans Killed in Unprecedented Suicide Attack at U.S. Base - Compiled from IB Times, Slate and NBC

11/11/2016 - Veterans Day 2016

11/10/2016 - McDonalds sues the historic city of Florence - Forbes

11/7/2016 - Everything you need to know about the Electoral College - CBS News

11/4/2016 - Judge denies request to allow ‘ballot selfies’ - Compiled from LA Times, CNET and San Francisco Examiner

11/3/2016 - Comparison of party platforms highlights stark differences - Priests for Life and NJ.com

11/2/2016 - Gas Prices Jump After Pipeline Fire - The Wall Street Journal

11/1/2016 - Senate Races to Watch - The Wall Street Journal

October 2016

10/31/2016 - Here’s What’s On The Ballot In Your State - NPR

10/28/2016 - VA findings on patient satisfaction are questionable - The Arizona Republic

10/27/2016 - First case of CTE diagnosed in MMA fighter - The Boston Globe

10/26/2016 - Philippine leader’s gum chewing worries Japan - CBS/Assoicated Press

10/25/2016 - Historic World Series: Chicago vs. Cleveland - Compiled from multiple news stories

10/24/2016 - ‘Smart’ home devices used by hackers in website attack - BBC News

10/21/2016 - Video shows Dem activist bragging about disrupting rallies, voter fraud - The Washington Post

10/20/2016 - FB, Twitter block app police used to monitor protests - Business Insider, UPI, NBC and CNNMoney

10/19/2016 - Final Presidential Debate Tonight - AL.com

10/18/2016 - U.S. warship targeted by third missile attack from Yemen - Reuters

10/17/2016 - PA residents might soon need new IDs - Philly.com

10/14/2016 - The team nobody wants to play - NBC King5

10/13/2016 - Wikileaks Exposed Journalists In Clinton’s Corner - The Daily Caller

10/12/2016 - House Speaker Paul Ryan abandons Trump, says every candidate for themselves - Los Angeles Times

10/11/2016 - Mall of America to close for Thanksgiving - CBS/Associated Press

10/10/2016 - Columbus Day 2016

10/7/2016 - Yahoo secretly scanned customer emails for U.S. intelligence - Reuters

10/6/2016 - Feds enlist police to scan gun-show customers’ license plates - The Wall Street Journal

10/5/2016 - Philippines’ President says he’ll ‘break up’ with US - Associated Press

10/4/2016 - Japan’s Ohsumi wins Nobel Prize in medicine - Japan Times

10/3/2016 - Debate Commission admits mic affected Trump’s audio - NY Times and LA Times

September 2016

9/30/2016 - PA high school football players stand for the anthem - ABC27 News

9/29/2016 - Shimon Peres, the last of Israel’s founding leaders, dies at 93 - The Wall Street Journal

9/28/2016 - Senate Democrats Block Short-Term Government Spending Bill - RT

9/27/2016 - Say hello to Snap Inc. - CNN Money

9/26/2016 - How Clinton plans to ‘get under Trump’s skin’ in tonight’s debate - London's Daily Telegraph

9/23/2016 - Trump-Clinton debate expected to shatter records - The Hill

9/22/2016 - Top US intelligence official: Snowden should not be pardoned - Associated Press

9/21/2016 - Feds want to regulate self-driving cars - CBS News/AP

9/20/2016 - GOP lawmakers request freeze on refugees from Middle East, North Africa - CBS News

9/19/2016 - The visa “loophole” that’s been open since 9/11 - CBS News

9/16/2016 - U.S., Israel sign $38 billion military aid package - Reuters

9/15/2016 - Why self-driving Ubers are rolling around Pittsburgh - USA Today

9/14/2016 - New Hampshire to defend ban on ballot-box selfies in court - Reuters

9/13/2016 - A dream come true - CBS News

9/12/2016 - ‘Maniacal recklessness’ - Reuters

9/9/2016 - Commemorating 9/11 – 15 years later - New York Post

9/8/2016 - Senate Democrats Block Zika Bill Over Planned Parenthood Provisions - The New York Times

9/7/2016 - Miami Beach wary of spraying Zika chemical - CBS News

May 2016

5/31/2016 - Special Operations Forces Invade Tampa…In A Training Exercise - DailyCaller, WFLA, Daily Mail and RT

5/27/2016 - How to commemorate Memorial Day - USMemorialDay.org

5/26/2016 - Obama administration targets spying threat on campus - Reuters

5/25/2016 - Google lobbyists’ White House visits - CNBC

5/24/2016 - Portland school board bans climate change-denying materials - Portland Tribune

5/23/2016 - Israel’s risk-based approach to airport security - London's Daily Telegraph

5/20/2016 - Hackers target presidential candidates, U.S. spy chief says - Reuters

5/19/2016 - Police see promise in high-tech ‘GPS bullets’ - UK Daily Mail

5/18/2016 - Medal of Valor awarded to 13 at White House - Associated Press

5/17/2016 - Senate Bill Calls for Women to Register for Draft in 2018 - NJ.com

5/16/2016 - U.S. Navy Poised to Take Ownership of its Largest Warship - Associated Press

5/13/2016 - U.S. activates Romanian missile defense site, angering Russia - Reuters

5/12/2016 - Prince Harry Brings Invictus Games to Florida - VOA

5/11/2016 - Push for $15 Raises Pay–and Tensions - The Wall Street Journal

5/10/2016 - Student off-campus speech and the First Amendment - Constitution Center at YahooNews

5/9/2016 - FDA unveils new regulations on e-cigarettes - CBS News

5/6/2016 - Yom HaShoah 2016: Remembering those killed during the Nazi Holocaust - UK Metro News

5/5/2016 - Facebook and the News - Gizmodo

5/4/2016 - U.S. families struggling with teens’ phone use - Reuters

5/3/2016 - ‘Reckless’ Russian fliers continue to taunt American jets - New York Post

5/2/2016 - Kansas governor withdraws from Syrian refugee program - Reuters

April 2016

4/29/2016 - Three linked to San Bernardino terrorist charged with marriage fraud - Reuters

4/27/2016 - Federal judge upholds voter ID law in North Carolina - Reuters

4/26/2016 - Cruz and Kasich unite to take down Donald Trump - NY Post

4/25/2016 - Speed-Camera Debate Ramps Up - The Wall Street Journal

4/22/2016 - Fight Over Delegate Rules Escalates for Both Parties - The Wall Street Journal

4/21/2016 - Obama meets Saudi king with Iran on agenda - Reuters

4/20/2016 - Thirty years on, Chernobyl remembered by Philadelphia-area Ukrainians - Philly.com

4/19/2016 - Construction Unions’ Grip on NYC Begins to Show Cracks - The Wall Street Journal

4/18/2016 - Iran Ignores Visa Applications from U.S. Congressmen - The Washington Free Beacon

4/15/2016 - Russian jets make ‘simulated attack’ passes near U.S. destroyer - Reuters

4/14/2016 - Gambling only a short-term fix for cash-starved states: study - Reuters

4/11/2016 - VA bosses in 7 states falsified vets’ wait times for care - Reuters and USA Today

4/8/2016 - White House declines to support encryption legislation - Reuters

4/7/2016 - McCain: War against ISIS turning into Vietnam - The Hill

4/6/2016 - US military gives go ahead to ‘Gremlin’ drones - UK Daily Mail

4/5/2016 - Panama Papers explained - New York Daily News

4/4/2016 - CA parents planned one-day boycott over school year start date - Orange County Register

4/1/2016 - Pentagon wages cyberwar against Islamic State - Los Angeles Times

March 2016

3/31/2016 - Some superdelegates vow to back Clinton even if Sanders wins NY primary - NY Daily News

3/30/2016 - Marines forming new cyberwarrior unit - Stars and Stripes

3/29/2016 - Brave British travelers treated at Belgian hospital for ‘severe battlefield’ wounds - London's Daily Telegraph

3/25/2016 - Police officer: protesters were ‘the most hateful…people I’ve ever seen’ - The Washington Post

3/24/2016 - Report: Israeli company helping FBI crack iPhone security - Israel's YNet News

3/23/2016 - Supreme Court rejects suit against Colorado over marijuana law - Reuters and Los Angeles Times

3/22/2016 - Cuba arrests dozens of human rights protesters before Obama’s arrival - USA Today

3/21/2016 - Justice Department Policing Tactic Guarded as ‘Classified’? - The Wall Street Journal

3/18/2016 - Outmoded U.S. immigration system poses security risk: study - Reuters

3/17/2016 - ISIS Documents Identify Thousands Of Jihadis - Britain's Sky News

3/16/2016 - 5 years later, Japan still struggles to recover from tsunami disaster - USA Today

3/15/2016 - Vermont legislature on track to be first in U.S. to legalize marijuana - Reuters

3/14/2016 - Carson becomes second candidate to back Trump - London's Daily Telegraph

3/11/2016 - Three-time champion Seavey in lead halfway through Alaska’s Iditarod - Reuters

3/10/2016 - Biden criticizes Palestinians for not condemning attack - The Washington Post

3/9/2016 - Ray Tomlinson, creator of email, dies - KDVR.com

3/8/2016 - Former first lady Nancy Reagan dies at 94 - Reuters

3/7/2016 - After a year in space, Scott Kelly returns 2 inches taller - USA Today

3/4/2016 - DoD ‘Hack the Pentagon’ competition - Fox News/AP

3/3/2016 - See That Billboard? It May See You, Too - The New York Times

3/2/2016 - Massive IRS data breach much bigger than first thought - CBS News

3/1/2016 - Voter turnout varies drastically between parties - CBS News

February 2016

2/29/2016 - U.S. test-fires ICBMs to stress its power to Russia, North Korea - Reuters

2/26/2016 - Archaeologists dig up fabrics dating back to Kings David and Solomon - Haaretz

2/25/2016 - Largest ever US-South Korea military drill planned as a ‘warning to Pyongyang’ - London's Daily Telegraph

2/24/2016 - U.S., Russia Agree on Cease-Fire for Syria - The New York Post

2/23/2016 - Russia wants to fly hi-tech spy planes over U.S. - CBS News

2/22/2016 - NJ Cuban-Americans Speak Out Against Obama Visit - PolitickerNJ.com

2/19/2016 - Hospital explains decision to pay ransom to hackers - CBS News

2/18/2016 - Apple refuses to unlock phone of San Bernardino terrorist - WREG News 3 Memphis

2/17/2016 - Supreme Court Memorializes Justice Antonin Scalia - The Washington Post and The Wall Street Journal

2/16/2016 - Without Antonin Scalia, what’s next for the Supreme Court? - CBS News

2/12/2016 - Presidents Day 2016

2/11/2016 - Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea - Agence France-Presse

2/10/2016 - Thousands of voters confused by ‘independent’ party name - Boston Globe

2/9/2016 - Russian firepower helps Syrian forces edge toward Turkey border - Reuters

2/8/2016 - Killing the Working Class at Wal-Mart - The Wall Street Journal

2/5/2016 - Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders battle over meaning of ‘progressive’ - USA Today

2/4/2016 - FBI joins probe of Flint, Michigan’s lead contaminated water - Reuters

2/3/2016 - U.S. Warship Sails Near Island Claimed by China - The Wall Street Journal

2/2/2016 - Driverless cars work great in sunny California. But how about in a blizzard? - The Washington Post

2/1/2016 - Walmart closures a “double blow” for many frustrated residents - CBS News

January 2016

1/29/2016 - United States eases trade restrictions with Cuba - BBC News

1/28/2016 - Wounded Warrior Project accused of wasting donation money - CBS News

1/27/2016 - Air Force Reminds Commanders: Conceal-Carry, Open-Carry OK on Base - Military.com

1/26/2016 - Last-Minute Democratic Town Hall With Clinton, Sanders and O’Malley - The Wrap at YahooNews and The Street

1/25/2016 - U.S. Tightens Visa-Waiver Rules Following Terror Attacks - The Wall Street Journal

1/22/2016 - Kerry: Some Iran sanctions relief likely to go to terrorists - AP at Times of Israel

1/21/2016 - Iraq’s Oldest Christian Monastery Destroyed by Islamic State - Associated Press

1/20/2016 - Supreme Court will review Obama’s immigration executive actions - CBS News

1/19/2016 - Students upset with Wisconsin’s ban on game chants - NBC's KARE11 Minneapolis/St. Paul

1/18/2016 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016

1/15/2016 - Ringling Bros. ending elephant acts - AP at The New York Post

1/14/2016 - 2016 State of the State addresses

1/13/2016 - U.S. Border Agents To Inspect U.S.-Bound Trucks On Mexican Soil - CBS Dallas Fort Worth

1/12/2016 - In final State of Union, Obama aims to define his presidency - Associated Press

1/11/2016 - The story behind the tent on Alabama’s football sideline - USA Today

December 2015

12/18/2015 - Merry Christmas – back on Jan. 11

12/17/2015 - Congress Poised to Lift Oil Export Ban - The Texas Tribune

12/16/2015 - Secret Policy Blocks Agents From Looking at Social Media of Visa Applicants - ABC News

12/15/2015 - U.S. Army changing dog tags for first time in 40 years - CNN and Army Times

12/14/2015 - GOP preparing for contested convention - The Washington Post

12/11/2015 - Hero soldier who lost all his limbs finds purpose inspiring other amputees - New York Post

12/10/2015 - Study: chemicals in e-cigs linked to lung disease - KFOR.com

12/9/2015 - Trump: Ban all Muslim travel to the U.S. - Reuters

12/8/2015 - Largest destroyer built for Navy headed to sea for testing - The Boston Herald

12/7/2015 - Google accused of spying on students in FTC privacy complaint - The Wall Street Journal

12/4/2015 - American WWII vet becomes first soldier honored for saving Jews - CBS News

12/3/2015 - Joint Chiefs chairman: ‘We have not contained’ ISIS - The Hill

12/2/2015 - Obama Ignores ‘Wrap-It-Up’ Beeps, Talks and Talks at Climate Summit - NBC News

12/1/2015 - Ben Carson meets with Syrians at refugee camps in Jordan - YahooNews

November 2015

11/30/2015 - Casinos Seek Labor Law Exemption - The Wall Street Journal

11/23/2015 - Thanksgiving 2015

11/20/2015 - Rising Rates Pose Challenge to Health Law - The Wall Street Journal

11/19/2015 - Paris Attacks Fuel Debate Over Spying - The Wall Street Journal

11/18/2015 - Republicans to Obama: Keep Syrian refugees out - CNN

11/17/2015 - CIA chief warns Islamic State may have other attacks ready - Reuters

11/16/2015 - Army captain who tackled suicide bomber gets Medal of Honor - New York Post

11/13/2015 - Calorie counts on menus aren’t working, new research shows - Politico New York

11/12/2015 - Obama’s executive action on immigration blocked - Associated Press

11/11/2015 - Veterans Day 2015

11/10/2015 - Obama kills the Keystone Pipeline - Reuters

11/9/2015 - Bernie Sanders Takes Gloves Off Against Hillary Clinton - The Wall Street Journal

11/6/2015 - TX Governor Abbott issues warning over immigrant detentions - Reuters and IB Times

11/5/2015 - Weapons smuggled past TSA screeners with ease: officials - New York Post

11/4/2015 - Republican Campaigns Take Greater Control Over Debate Formats - NPR

11/3/2015 - Voters Weigh Taxes, Wages and Legalizing Pot - The Wall Street Journal

11/2/2015 - U.S. to deploy special forces to Syria in about-face for Obama - London's Daily Telegraph

October 2015

10/30/2015 - Walmart seeks to test drones for home delivery, pickup - Reuters

10/29/2015 - Why NYC is banning synthetic marijuana - CBS News

10/28/2015 - Angry China shadows U.S. warship near man-made islands - Reuters

10/27/2015 - Russian subs near undersea cables concerns U.S. - London's Daily Mirror and The NY Times

10/26/2015 - 24 states sue Obama over coal plant emissions rule - The Hill

10/23/2015 - Marijuana use, disorders doubled since 2001 - Reuters

10/22/2015 - HS students arrested for hacking into school computer system - NY's WPIX11 TV

10/21/2015 - Carson, Trump request Secret Service protection - AP and CNN

10/20/2015 - Drone Close Calls Spur Government to Require Registration - ABC News

10/19/2015 - McDonald’s franchisees say all-day breakfast is a nightmare - Business Insider

10/16/2015 - POWs visit Japan for 70th anniversary of the end of World War II - Daily Mail and AP

10/15/2015 - Supreme Court tells lawyers: Stand in line yourselves. - The Washington Post

10/14/2015 - 8th grader suspended for wearing patriotic T-shirt - KATU News

10/13/2015 - Podium on standby for Biden in first Democratic presidential debate - London's Daily Mail

10/12/2015 - Columbus Day 2015

10/9/2015 - U.S. Rules Out Cooperation With Russia - The Wall Street Journal

10/8/2015 - Justice Department set to free 6,000 prisoners - The Washington Post

10/7/2015 - Twelve Countries Reach Trans-Pacific Partnership Deal - VOA News

10/6/2015 - Historic rainfall pounds South Carolina - CBS News

10/5/2015 - Remains of WWII Marine returned home - KnoxNews.com

10/2/2015 - Russian Airstrike in Syria Targeted CIA-Backed Rebels, not ISIS - The Wall Street Journal

10/1/2015 - Pope secretly met Kentucky clerk over gay marriage licenses - CBS News

September 2015

9/30/2015 - Obama, Putin spar over Syria - Reuters

9/29/2015 - Hackers stole 5.6 million US fingerprints – more than estimated - CNN Money

9/28/2015 - Obama Arrives In NYC For UN General Assembly - CBS New York

9/25/2015 - Pope delivers political message on immigration, tolerance to Congress - CNN

9/24/2015 - 6 key issues awaiting Xi and Obama in Washington - CBS News

9/23/2015 - Ex-Peanut Executive Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison for Salmonella Coverup - The Wall Street Journal

9/22/2015 - U.S. to Boost Refugee Intake by 30,000 Over Two Years - The Wall Street Journal

9/21/2015 - New prosthetic arm can restore lost sense of touch - CNET

9/18/2015 - 50 Spies Say ISIS Intelligence Was Cooked - The Daily Beast

9/17/2015 - Price Tag of Bernie Sanders’s Proposals - The Wall Street Journal

9/16/2015 - Ben Carson ‘not worried’ by Trump - London's Daily Telegraph

9/14/2015 - All-male infantry units outperform teams with women - USA Today

9/11/2015 - Commemorating 9/11

9/10/2015 - Hillary Clinton on Private Email: ‘That Was a Mistake. I’m Sorry’ - ABC News

9/9/2015 - Obama orders government contractors to offer paid sick leave - Reuters

9/8/2015 - U.S. heroes to be honored this week - Reuters

May 2015

5/29/2015 - 35 years after Mount St. Helens eruption, nature returns - CBS News

5/28/2015 - Criminals gain access to taxpayers’ personal information - Fortune

5/27/2015 - Obama Rethinks Strategy on ISIS - The Wall Street Journal

5/26/2015 - Senate blocks measures to extend NSA program - CNN

5/22/2015 - Memorial Day 2015 - USMemorialDay .org

5/21/2015 - Obama Calls for Restricting Military Gear to Local Police - The Wall Street Journal

5/20/2015 - Texas Prohibits Local Fracking Bans - The Wall Street Journal

5/19/2015 - Harvard Accused of Bias Against Asian-Americans - The Wall Street Journal

5/18/2015 - Secret Service Arrests Man After Drone Flies Near White House - The New York Times

5/15/2015 - SC teen banned from flying flag on truck sparks protests, change - New York Daily News

5/14/2015 - Iran warns US against stopping Yemen-bound aid ship - Agence France-Presse

5/13/2015 - U.S. denies snub by Persian Gulf leaders skipping Obama’s summit - Los Angeles Times

5/12/2015 - NFL was paid to honor National Guard? - NJ.com

5/11/2015 - How a college term paper led to a constitutional amendment - Yahoo News

5/8/2015 - NSA phone surveillance not authorized - Reuters

5/7/2015 - California bill to end ‘beliefs’ exemption for vaccines - Reuters

5/6/2015 - Clinton, Democratic opponents to debate 6 times - CNN and NY Daily News

5/5/2015 - Supreme Court prods Obama administration in marijuana dispute - Christian Science Monitor

5/4/2015 - U.S. Navy Starts to Accompany Ships in Strait Where Iran Seized Cargo Carrier - The Wall Street Journal

5/1/2015 - The history-making, chaotic evacuation of Saigon 40 years later - CNN

April 2015

4/30/2015 - Baltimore’s businesses fear investment, tourism will be hit - Reuters

4/28/2015 - Wal-Mart suddenly closed 5 stores and laid off thousands of workers - Business Insider

4/27/2015 - Franchisees upset over McDonald’s wage increase - Business Insider

4/24/2015 - Judge OKs 65-year deal over NFL concussions - The Washington Post

4/23/2015 - Supreme Court Curbs Drug-Sniffing Dogs During Traffic Stops - The Wall Street Journal

4/22/2015 - Disaster Plans for Oil Trains - The Wall Street Journal

4/21/2015 - E-Cigarette Use Rises Among U.S. Teens as Cigarette Use Falls - The Wall Street Journal

4/20/2015 - Synthetic Marijuana Causes Rash of Hospitalizations - CNN and Forbes

4/17/2015 - Jackie Robinson honored throughout MLB and beyond - CBS News

4/16/2015 - Spring Break madness cure - Yahoo News

4/15/2015 - How the Post covered Lincoln’s assassination in 1865 - New York Post

4/14/2015 - U.S. Widens Role in Saudi-led Campaign - The Wall Street Journal

4/13/2015 - VA makes little headway in effort to cut waits for care - Associated Press