Nation & World

Delta Cancels Flights To Israel

Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Avivís Ben Gurion Airport.

A Delta Boeing 747 from New York was flying over the Mediterranean headed for Tel Aviv on Tuesda Read More »

CDC says 86 lab workers possibly exposed to live anthrax bacteria

The U.S. government said on Friday that 86 scientists and staff were possibly exposed to live anthrax bacteria after researchers failed to follow safety procedures.

A Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announcement on Thursday that a Read More »

U.S. Patent Office cancels trademarks of NFL's Washington Redskins

WASHINGTON, June 18 (Reuters) - The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has canceled the federal trademarks for the National Football League's Washington Redskins, the agency said on Wednesday.
The trademarks were disparaging of Native Americans, Read More »

Iowa man Released On Bail In Shooting Death Of 4-Year-Old Daughter

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) ó A Des Moines man who faces charges of manslaughter and neglect in the shooting death of his 4-year-old daughter is out on bail.

The Des Moines Register reports 24-year-old Adam Mead was released from the Polk County J Read More »

South Korean president apologizes for response to ferry sinking

The web of blame in the South Korean ferry sinking is getting wider, and now the country's president is accepting some of the heat. Read More »

32 killed in Iraq attacks

As Iraqi police and troops cast ballots early in the country's first parliamentary elections since the 2011 withdrawal of U.S. forces, 32 people were killed in attacks across the country on Monday.Read More »

Dying teen's bucket list to raise money

A teen with a terminal illness raised millions for charity as part of his bucket list Read More »

Transgender rights in India

While the country has been progressive on transgender rights, it has been regressive on gay rights. Mallika Kapur reports. Read More »

Climbers head home as Everest Sherpas refuse to work

Italian climber Claudio Tessarolo has been at Mount Everest base camp for the last 10 days, waiting to find out if his attempt to summit the world's highest peak can go ahead.Read More »

Firm claims to have found wreckage of a plane

A private company declared that it has found what it believes is wreckage of a plane in the ocean, but leaders of the search the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 are dismissing the claim.Read More »

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