List by Category: National

NOAA : Virus likely causing dolphin deaths

08.28.13 | Bob Price

Federal officials say a virus is likely what's causing hundreds of dead bottlenose dolphins to wash ashore along the East Coast. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration says 333 dolphins have been stranded between New York and North ...

House Resolves Student Loan Problem

07.31.13 | Bob Price

The House is expected to take up a bipartisan compromise to resolve the problem with student loans today.

Salad in Iowa, Nebraska linked to Cyclospora Outbreak

07.31.13 | Bob Price

Health officials in Iowa and Nebraska on Tuesday identified prepackaged salad mix as the source of a severe stomach bug that sickened hundreds of people in both states, but federal authorities said it's not clear whether cyclospora outbreaks ...

Former President George H. W. Bush Shaves Head to Support 2-year-old Boy With Leukemia

07.25.13 | Abby Lutcher

The nation's 41st president shaved all his hair as a show of solidarity with Patrick, the son of one of the members of Bush's security detail, who lost his hair as part of his cancer treatments.

Hobby Lobby Can Challenge Health Laws

06.28.13 | Abby Lutcher

In a health care decision giving hope to opponents of the federal birth-control coverage mandate, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Hobby Lobby stores won't have to start paying millions of dollars in fines next week for not complying ...

Women Primary Breadwinners

05.29.13 | Abby Lutcher

A record number of American women are now the sole primary breadwinners in their families.

Red Cross Under the Gun

05.28.13 | Bob Price

The federal relief agency has yet to disburse much of the funds meant for Sandy victims

Amusement Park Record in Texas

05.27.13 | Bob Price

The world's tallest amusement park swing ride opened at the Six Flags over Texas amusement park in Arlington this past weekend.

Scouts Vote To Allow Gay Youth

05.24.13 |

The Boy Scouts of America have voted to allow gay youth. As of january, kids that are gay can openly share their orientation at scout meetings. John Stemberger is founder of On my honor dot net. He says the scout board caved to pressure. "They ...

Boy Scouts To Take Vote On Gay Scouts Today

05.23.13 | Sarah Harnisch

Boy scout leaders from around the country are gathered for a vote in Grapevine, Texas today, embattled in a culture war over homosexuality. In a secret ballot, more then 14-hundred volunteers from scouting's 270 counsels will accept or reject a ...

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