AAA: Drowsy driving is an epidemic in the United States
A newly released report from AAA has found that drowsy driving across the nation is an epidemic. According to the study, more than a third of drivers who participated in the...
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Half of people believe fake facts, 'remember' events that never happened
Many people are prone to 'remembering' events that never happened, according to new research.
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Millions leap at party invite by Mexican rural family
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Shots fired at Chicago police 5 times in 10 days: CPD spokesman
CHICAGO - Chicago police say one person is in custody after shots were fired at officers in the city's Gresham neighborhood. No one was hurt in Tuesday night's shooting, which...
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Silicon Valley Giants Google and Apple Strive for 100 Percent Renewable Energy
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov Invites Boris Johnson to Moscow
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‘Men Of MOCA' Helps Connect Those Who Lost Family To Ovarian Cancer
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Malta Bans Gay Conversion Therapy, a First for Europe
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Ohio Legislature Moves To Ban Abortion As Early As 6 Weeks After Conception
At six weeks after conception, many women still don't know they are pregnant. Similar laws have been struck down in other states, but supporters hope for a different outcome in...
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Donald Trump named TIME Person of the Year for 2016
Donald Trump has been named TIME magazine's Person of the Year. Trump sees off former UKIP leader Nigel Farage, the Flint whistleblowers and Russian President Vladimir Putin.
Trump teases State Dept. search, says Romney still in mix
NEW YORK - Now Person of the Year as well as president-elect, Donald Trump said Wednesday he expects to select his secretary of state next week and former rival Mitt Romney...
NTSB: Driver in fatal crash was speeding, had prior wrecks
BALTIMORE - The driver of a Baltimore school bus that careened into a transit bus, killing six people, including himself, was speeding, had a history of previous crashes and...
Ohio ‘heartbeat' abortion bill awaits Kasich's signature
COLUMBUS, Ohio - An Ohio bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat can be detected is headed to the governor's desk. Lawmakers in the Republican-controlled state...
Caddie collapses and dies in middle of tournament
The first round of the Dubai Ladies Masters golf tournament was suspended on Wednesday after the death of a caddie on the course, the Ladies European Tour said in a statement...
Watch out for the Rockies after ambitious Ian Desmond deal
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. - In a free-agent signing likely to reverberate in the trade market, the Rockies agreed to terms with Ian Desmond on Wednesday on a five-year, $70 million...
Joe Biden leaves door open to potential 2020 bid
Vice President Joe Biden is continuing his coy approach to a possible 2020 presidential bid. For now, it's no. The Democrat told Stephen Colbert on CBS' “Late Show” Tuesday, “I...
Frantic rescue after quake kills 54 in Indonesia's Aceh
MEUREUDU, Indonesia - A strong undersea earthquake rocked Indonesia's Aceh province early on Wednesday, killing at least 54 people and sparking a frantic rescue effort in the...
EU fines JPMorgan, HSBC and Credit Agricole $520mn for rate manipulation
After a five-year investigation, the European Commission has fined three major banks €485 million for rigging the crucial Euro Interbank Offered Rate .
Rikers guard repeatedly raped young child: cops
A Rikers Island correction officer was arrested for repeatedly raping his young child, authorities said. Jose Urena, 47, was busted Tuesday evening in the Bronx and taken in...