The mayors of London, Los Angeles, Paris and several other major world cities are pledging to ban gasoline and diesel vehicles from "large parts" of their cities by 2030.
Some cities are moving even faster...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 07:05 PM EDT
Trump Shoots Down Retirement Limit to Pay for GOP Tax Cuts
President Donald Trump shot down a possible approach for raising revenue to finance tax cuts in politically must-do legislation for the Republicans, promising Monday the popular 401(k) retirement savings program...
Cans of Spam have become a common item that's being stolen from Honolulu stores and then sold on the streets for quick cash, according to authorities.
Ra Long, who owns a convenience store in the city, said...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 10:44 AM EDT
Mann's Recalls Vegetable Products Due to Listeria Concerns
A California-based company is recalling a litany of vegetable products -- from broccoli florets to brussels sprouts to cauliflower and stirfry medleys -- over concerns about possible listeria contamination. Mann...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 10:07 AM EDT
New Flight Paths Lead to Airplane Noise Complaints Across US
Airliners began flying over Twila Lake's bungalow-style house in a historic district three years ago, taking off every one to two minutes from the Phoenix airport and roaring over her neighborhood. It was a...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 09:56 AM EDT
Pedestrian Hit in Stamford Parking Lot in Critical Condition
A well-known journalist for Russia's top independent radio station was stabbed in the throat Monday by an attacker who burst into her studio — the latest in a string of attacks on journalists and opposition...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 10:49 PM EDT
Murder Trial That Sparked Immigration Debate Begins in SF
A Mexican national who touched off a debate on illegal immigration when he fatally shot a woman on a San Francisco pier fired the gun on purpose, a prosecutor said Monday in her opening statement at his...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 06:33 PM EDT
Aetna Sells Group Life, Disability to The Hartford for $1.45B
Aetna, the nation's third-largest health insurer, has plans to leave Connecticut and move to New York, but it is selling its domestic group life and disability businesses for $1.45 billion to a Connecticut-based...
Monday, Oct 23, 2017 at 04:18 PM EDT
McCain Critiques Trump Without Labeling Him 'Draft Dodger'
Republican Sen. John McCain left no doubt Monday that he was thinking of President Donald Trump as he criticized the draft system during Vietnam for forcing low-income Americans to serve while the wealthy could...