LOS ANGELES -- Workers on Thursday began the process of cutting up and carting off a 40-foot whale carcass that washed up at San Onofre State Beach in Orange County earlier this week, a California state parks official said...Read more
Climate Change, Land Use and Monetary Policy: The New TrifectaGeraldine Perry
Drawing on the work of independent thinkers, economists, scientists and historical evidence going back thousands of years, this book challenges much of the conventional thinking about global warming and other unsettled questions. It is misguided land use policies, particularly in the ...
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- The decision to use a tranquilizer to subdue the tiger who fatally attacked a zookeeper this month wasn't done to protect the tiger, the CEO and president of Palm Beach Zoo said Thursday. Rather, ...Read more
CHICAGO -- The man at the center of Dennis Hastert's stunning downfall may remain anonymous -- for now -- in his lawsuit alleging the former U.S. House speaker failed to pay the full financial settlement they agreed upon ...Read more
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -- A pilot says he saw a small person lying on debris in the ocean off the Florida-Georgia border while he was helping in the search for missing Tequesta teens Perry Cohen and Austin Stephanos, who ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- The senators who back a bipartisan bill to overhaul the nation's sentencing laws said Thursday that they've gained enough support to pass it -- but they still can't say whether the legislation will make it to...Read more
Taking a census of the microbes that live in the human gut is not glamorous work, but it's important, given our new understanding of the gut microbiome's role in human health. And a full picture of humanity's microbial gut...Read more
BALTIMORE -- A man who walked into a Baltimore television station wearing an animal jumpsuit and what police said was a "surgical-style mask" was shot by police Thursday.
The man is still alive, police said, but his ...Read more
WEST CHESTER, Pa. -- A few minutes into a boisterous rally in which Donald Trump criticized one rival as a slob, yelled at a protester to "go home to Mom!" and implored his supporters to "wave to the dishonest media," the ...Read more
WASHINGTON -- Senators took fresh steps this week in the slow effort to reform the beleaguered Veterans Affairs Department and hold it more accountable just as news broke of a new scandal -- cockroaches in food at a VA ...Read more
Boehner won't vote for 'miserable SOB' Cruz
Former Speaker John A. Boehner told a crowd at Stanford University that he would vote for Donald Trump for president if he's the GOP nominee, but not for Sen. Ted Cruz.
WASHINGTON -- South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley came to Washington, D.C., on Thursday with one clear message -- keep Guantanamo detainees out of South Carolina, and if you need extra money to keep the prison open I'll help ...Read more
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