WASHINGTON, (UPI) — As Gulf Coast residents prepares for Tropical Storm Isaac the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service urges food safety preparation. “Storing perishable food at […]
ALBUQUERQUE, Aug. 28 (UPI) — Some fats may boost harmful bacteria in the digestive system creating an immune response resulting in low-level inflammation, U.S. researchers say. Study leader Joe Alcock […]
DETROIT, (UPI) — Pipeline closures in the Midwest and production shortfalls because of Tropical Storm Isaac in the Gulf of Mexico are affecting gasoline prices, analysts said. Tropical Storm Isaac […]
NASHVILLE, (UPI) — A coal-burning power plant 30 miles from Nashville will get $1 billion in pollution controls meant to reduce emissions by as much as 95 percent, officials said. […]
HULL, Mass., (UPI) — A Massachusetts woman’s love of birds — coupled with a tendency to overfeed them — has run her afoul of the law, officials said. Hull, Mass. […]
MENLO PARK, Calif., (UPI) — A 101-year-old California woman, believed to be Facebook’s oldest user, was treated to a tour of the company’s headquarters and met co-founder Mark Zuckerberg. Florence […]
AMHERST, Mass., (UPI) — Officials at schools, including Amherst College in Massachusetts, say they are resistant to allowing freshmen to choose their own roommates. Amherst officials said they use questionnaires […]
VERO BEACH, Fla., (UPI) — Police in Florida said they arrested a man who claimed to be a U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration/CIA agent and demanded free items from a Dunkin’ […]
PORTLAND, Ore., (UPI) — An Oregon 18-year-old is suing an orthodontist over permanent injuries he says were a result of wearing braces for 11 years. Devin Bost’s Multnomah County circuit […]
FRANKLIN, Mich., (UPI) — A Michigan State University student was recovering at his home Tuesday after having surgery for a broken jaw his family said was a hate crime. The […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — The chief authors of South Carolina’s voter identification law dispute accusations the statute is intended to suppress black voter turnout. Republican lawmakers Alan Clemmons and Chip Campsen […]
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., (UPI) — A customer at a store in North Jacksonville, Fla., shot and killed one of two gunmen trying to rob the store, police said. Lt. Rob Schoonover […]
WASHINGTON, (UPI) — A somber President Obama warned residents of the Gulf Coast not to “tempt fate” if asked by officials to evacuate as Tropical Storm Isaac took aim at […]
Redistricting brought on member-on-member primaries Tuesday in Arizona and party tilts to nominate candidates to replace a retiring Oklahoma congressman. The race to watch was in Arizona’s 6th Congressional District, […]
KALISPEL, Mont., (UPI) — A 44-year-old Montana man dressed in camouflage while apparently trying to perpetrate a Bigfoot hoax died when struck by two vehicles, a state trooper says. Randy […]
With the prospect of Hurricane Isaac following a similar trajectory as Hurricane Katrina did seven years ago nearly to the day and as thousands have been urged to evacuate affected areas, it is a good time for preppers to take an opportunity to re-evaluate their plans for the unexpected.
Ahead of the annual monetary policy gabfest at Jackson Hole retreat in Wyoming, members of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve have been quietly hinting that another round of stimulus or “quantitative easing” (inflationary money printing) may be on the horizon.
Magnesium can be used in the form of a topical salve or in an inhaler when necessary to relieve acute bronchial spasm. Magnesium liquids rubbed on penetrate the skin, making it possible to get much more magnesium into children — especially small children — without the risk of diarrhea.
Welcome to Chicago, the Brady Campaign’s idea of Utopia. Chicago’s city authorities have tried desperately to restrict gun ownership by every means at their disposal. And what an idyllic paradise Chicago has become as a result — provided you ignore all the violent crime.
President Barack Obama has about 19 million people following him on Twitter. But reports suggest that as many as 70 percent of them may not even exist. In a time when legitimacy is established by the number of one’s Twitter followers, it has become commonplace to purchase followers.
Following the success of “2016: Obama’s America,” another anti-Barack Obama film will soon be released. Produced by Citizens United, “The Hope And the Change” documents the worsening situation of 40 Americans who voted for Obama in 2008.
Republicans and others point to Romney’s selection of Representative Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) for Vice President as a sign of his commitment to limited government principles. Upon closer inspection, Ryan has all the trappings of a textbook neocon.
PHILADELPHIA (UPI) — Coconut water — the clear liquid inside young, green coconuts — has a lot of potassium and antioxidants, U.S. researchers say. “Coconut water is a natural drink […]