Scorpion attacks man aboard flight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- () — A St. John's man who was travelling in South America got the fright of his life Friday, when he was stung by a scorpion on an more…

2 White House break-in tries in 24 hours

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Two men were arrested Sunday night and early Monday in separate attempts to gain access to the White House grounds, according to the U.S. Secret Service. more…

93% of doctors permit vaccination delays

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) A wide majority of pediatricians and family physicians acquiesce to parents who wish to delay vaccinating their children, even though the doctors feel these decisions more…

Dozen New York towns look to secede

by Cheryl Chumley -- A dozen-plus towns in upstate New York say they're on the cusp of seceding and joining Pennsylvania due to Gov. Andrew Cuomo's announced ban on fracking. "We have more…

Pentagon bans foreign-made flags

by Cheryl Chumley -- The Department of Defense has issued new rules that American flags flown at military bases the world over must be made in the U.S. "It's a measure of more…

GOP unveils 'plan' to fix Obamacare

by Cheryl Chumley -- Three Republican Senate leaders took a pen to the pages of a national media outlet to tell their constituents: Don't worry, we won't let you down – we more…

McCain blasts 'crazy' Iran negotiations

by Cheryl Chumley -- Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., called out John Kerry on national television on Monday, saying the secretary of state was speaking “nonsense" when he suggested that the security of more…

Justice finds racial bias in Ferguson police

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) WASHINGTON — The Justice Department has nearly completed a highly critical report accusing the police in Ferguson, Mo., of making discriminatory traffic stops of African-Americans more…

Report: Hillary to announce run in April

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — Hillary Clinton and her close advisers are telling Democratic donors that she will enter the presidential race sooner than expected, likely in April, a more…