- The Latest: Radinovich wins Minnesota Democrat House primary
Former state Rep. Joe Radinovich has won a crowded Democratic primary to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan in a northeastern Minnesota swing district
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 23:23:25 -0400.
- Vermont nominates 1st transgender candidate for governor in US as primaries roll on
Voters in four states took to the polls Tuesday to decide candidates in a number of key gubernatorial, U.S. Senate and U.S. House seats.
ABC News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 23:08:47 -0400.
- Arizona woman, 19, disappears after sending strange text to roommate
Arizona cops desperately searching for a 19-year-old woman who vanished earlier this month after she sent a strange text message to her roommate are appealing to the public for help.
Travis Fedschun. Fox News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 13:00:00 GMT.
- Mollie Tibbetts search now focusing on car wash, truck stop and areas in and around Brooklyn, Iowa
Investigators searching for college student Mollie Tibbetts now appear to be refining their search to numerous businesses and tracts of land in and around the rural Iowa city where she was last seen nearly a month ago.
Greg Norman. Fox News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:42:00 GMT.
- TSA head addresses security concerns after stolen plane incident
Seattle-Tacoma International airport is stepping up security after an airline employee stole a passenger plane there. Richard Russell crashed and died after a joyride that lasted more than an hour last Friday. ...
CBS News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:07:36 +0000.
- Cardinal defends handling of abuse claims ahead of Pa. grand jury report
A highly anticipated grand jury report detailing alleged abuses by hundreds of Catholic priests across Pennsylvania is set to be released today. ...
CBS News. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:06:52 +0000.
- UPDATE 2-China angered at new U.S. defence act, to assess content
China on Tuesday condemned measures targeting it in a new U.S. defence act, saying it would comprehensively assess aspects that beef up the role of a key panel tasked with reviewing foreign investment proposals.
Reuters. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:17:36 -0400.
- Hong Kong's economic prospects darken on rising rates, US-China trade worries
Hong Kong's economic growth is poised to weaken as interest rate increases hit mortgage-holders and the U.S.-China trade war intensifies, analysts say.
CNBC. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 03:02 GMT.
- China expresses strong dissatisfaction at new U.S. defense act
China's foreign ministry said on Tuesday it expressed strong dissatisfaction at "negative content related to China" in the new U.S. defense act.
Reuters. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:50:52 -0400.
- Candidate for Florida State House Admits She Lied About Graduating From College
Melissa Howard, a Republican candidate, posted a photo of what she said was a diploma from Miami University of Ohio. The school says she never graduated.
Sandra E. Garcia. New York Times. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 02:31:32 GMT.
- Bayer Shares Plunge After Monsanto Weed Killer Ruling
Shares in Bayer dropped 10% after recently acquired Monsanto was ordered to pay $289.2 million in a landmark lawsuit over whether exposure to two of its weed killers caused cancer.
Wall Street Journal. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:09:47 EDT.
- U.S. Set to Return Philippine Bells That Once Tolled to Mark a Massacre
Their ringing set off the worst U.S. defeat in the Philippine-American war and spurred retaliation that left thousands dead. But some objection to their return remains.
Richard C. Paddock. New York Times. Tue, 14 Aug 2018 01:58:54 GMT.
- CRON, CGC Sink Ahead of Earnings: What To Watch From These Pot Stocks
Recreational marijuana is now legal in Canada as well as a number of states in the U.S. ...
Benjamin Rains. Zacks. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 23:25:00 GMT.
- Arizona company settles discrimination complaint by doctor
PHOENIX (AP) - The U.S. Justice Department says it has reached a $25,000 settlement with a health care company in metro Phoenix accused violating a law that safeguards the civilian jobs of people called away for military service. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 19:07:05 -0400.
- What U.S. Investors Should Know About Turkey's Lira Crisis
This year has certainly not been a good year for Turkey's lira. ...
Chloe Shin. Zacks. Mon, 13 Aug 2018 22:32:00 GMT.
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