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(Washington, DC) -- The White House is turning up the heat on the Republican-led Congress to pass a full year of funding for the Department of Homeland Security. The DHS budget runs dry at the end of next month. Presidential spokesman Josh Earnest accused Republicans of playing...
(Washington, DC) -- The standards for high-speed Internet are changing. The Federal Communications Commission announced today that only download speeds of 25 megabits-per-second or faster will now qualify as broadband. That means fewer consumers around the U.S. will have a...
(Undated) -- The brains of violent criminals diagnosed as psychopaths do not grasp punishment the same way other people do. That's one of the findings from a new study in the journal "Lancet Psychiatry." After reviewing data derived from brain scans, researchers said the brains...
(Glendale, AZ) -- Sunday's Super Bowl has been declared a drone-free zone. The Federal Aviation Administration is establishing a no-fly zone for 30 miles around University of Phoenix stadium in Glendale, Arizona. It announced Wednesday unmanned aircraft, including drones, won't...
(Undated) -- The ISIS deadline for a prisoner swap for the release of a captive Jordanian pilot has passed today with no word from the militants. Jordan had demanded proof that the pilot was still alive before it would free an Iraqi female prisoner on death row. It's unclear...
(Fall River, MA) -- The murder trial of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez is under way after a short delay earlier this morning. Judge Susan Garsh began the proceedings by addressing the jury. Hernandez is accused of killing a semi-pro football player in June of 2013...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- Disneyland is being linked to the measles outbreak that is now hitting Arizona. Up to a thousand people in three Arizona counties may have been exposed to the measles. California officials say most of their 59 confirmed cases can be linked to Disneyland around...
(Kuala Lumpur) -- The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner over the Indian Ocean last March is officially being called an accident. The director of Malaysia's Department of Civil Aviation has declared the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 an accident. All 239 passengers and...
(St. Louis, MO) -- A pushing and shouting match is over in St. Louis after the scuffle broke out last night at a meeting with police meant to create trust with the public. During the meeting about establishing a civilian board to oversee police, the business manager of the...