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GM Profit Drops 86 Percent on Recall Costs

GM Profit Drops 86 Percent on Recall Costs

General Motors' profits dropped by 86 percent in the first quarter due to one of the most massive recalls in... Read »

5 hours ago
Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

Brooklyn-Based Journalist Missing in Ukraine

A Brooklyn-based journalist covering the crisis in Ukraine has not been seen since early Tuesday, with... Read »

6 hours ago
More Than 7 Percent of Kids on Behavioral Meds

More Than 7 Percent of Kids on Behavioral Meds

A new survey finds that 7.5 percent of children aged 6–17 are taking prescription medicine for emotional... Read »

6 hours ago
Facebook Fallout?

Facebook Fallout?

Not really. But a take on Facebook's logo is used by a really old advertising medium to promote an even... Read »

Apr 22, 2012
FDA Proposes First Regulations for E-Cigarettes

FDA Proposes First Regulations for E-Cigarettes

The rule would immediately make e-cigarettes off-limits to kids under 18 and would require makers to disclose to the... Read »

6 hours ago
Oklahoma Supreme Court Allows Executions to Proceed

Oklahoma Supreme Court Allows Executions to Proceed

The Oklahoma Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that executions of two convicted murderers can proceed, reversing... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
FCC Proposal Could Be End of

FCC Proposal Could Be End of "Net Neutrality": Report

New rules on Internet traffic that the Federal Communications Commission looks to propose would essentially... Read »

6 hours ago
Obama: More U.S. Sanctions Are

Obama: More U.S. Sanctions Are "Teed Up" Against Russia

More U.S. sanctions against Russia are "teed up" and ready to be implemented if Moscow does not honor... Read »

3 hours ago
Calif. Teen Stowaway's Dad:

Calif. Teen Stowaway's Dad: "Allah Saved Him"

The father of a California teen stowaway who survived a 5 1/2-hour flight from San Jose to Hawaii Sunday... Watch »

3 hours ago
Climate Change Could Make Everest Ascents Even Riskier

Climate Change Could Make Everest Ascents Even Riskier

Climbing Mount Everest is becoming more dangerous because of climate change, NBC News reported. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Reports of Chlorine Attacks in Syria Spark Questions

Reports of Chlorine Attacks in Syria Spark Questions

Reports of a possible chlorine attack on civilians in rebel-held territory has raised questions about Bashar Assad's... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
ECSU Prof Apologizes After Blasting Republicans in Class

ECSU Prof Apologizes After Blasting Republicans in Class

A professor at Eastern Connecticut State University has apologized after being caught on video... Watch »

6 hours ago
Unlikely Debris Is From Missing Malaysian Jet: Officials

Unlikely Debris Is From Missing Malaysian Jet: Officials

Officials don't believe debris that washed ashore in Australia is from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370,... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Batteries in Baby Video Monitors Recalled

Batteries in Baby Video Monitors Recalled

Summer Infant is recalling about 800,000 rechargeable batteries used in baby video monitors because of a... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Arrest Made in Yale Hoax Shooting Report

Arrest Made in Yale Hoax Shooting Report

New Haven police have arrested a man in connection with the phoned-in threat that forced a lockdown at... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Officials Investigate Carbon Monoxide-Related Death

Officials Investigate Carbon Monoxide-Related Death

The Milford Fire/Rescue Department is issuing a warning about carbon monoxide after a Milford man with... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Sriracha Shutdown? City Tables Vote on Plant's Future

Sriracha Shutdown? City Tables Vote on Plant's Future

Officials in a Southern California city held off on a decision about whether to force the closure of the... Watch »

2 hours ago
Caught on Cam: Man Hurls Molotov Cocktail Into NYC Mini-Mart, Sets Clerk on Fire

Caught on Cam: Man Hurls Molotov Cocktail Into NYC Mini-Mart,...

Police are searching for a man caught on surveillance video throwing a Molotov cocktail into a 24-hour mini-mart in... Watch »

46 minutes ago
Prince Charles' Brother-in-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

Prince Charles' Brother-in-Law Dies in NYC After Fall

The brother-in-law of Prince Charles has died after sustaining a serious head injury following a fall during a night... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

Sunken S. Korean Ferry Was Overloaded, Prosecutors Say

The ferry that sank in South Korea, likely killing hundreds, was carrying more than three times its... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
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