Veterinarian who smuggled heroin through puppies bellies sentenced to 6 years
A veterinarian student convicted of implanting heroin into the stomachs of puppies to smuggle drugs into the United States hasRead more.
Green New Deal on climate change wanted by Democrats
What’s being called a “Green New Deal,” a wide-ranging effort to tackle climate change, with overtones of President Franklin D.Read more.
Accuser told congressman of alleged sexual assault a year ago: Aides
Virginia Democratic Congressman Bobby Scott was made aware of allegations of sexual assault against now-Lieutenant Governor Justin Fairfax over aRead more.
How antibiotics mess with your gut
This is an Inside Science story. Our bodies are full of bacteria and other microbes, known collectively as the humanRead more.
Incapacitated womans pregnancy brings calls for stronger protections
Arizona’s governor is calling for stronger protections for people with disabilities in the wake of a sexual abuse scandal atRead more.
Parkland victims dad and congressman have heated exchange at gun-violence hearing
In the House’s first congressional hearing on gun violence prevention in almost a decade, tensions flared between the father ofRead more.
Rep. Joe Kennedy III rules out 2020 bid, but encourages big, broad field
U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy III, D-Mass., has ruled out a 2020 presidential run, despite being the subject of speculation. InterestedRead more.
Start Here: Virginia Democrats, payday lenders, marijuana-linked health fad
It’s Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019. Let’s start here. Interested in Start Here Morning Briefing ? Add Start Here Morning BriefingRead more.
Parkland victims dad, congressman have heated exchange at hearing
In the House’s first congressional hearing on gun violence prevention in almost a decade, tensions flared between a Florida CongressmanRead more.
2018 was among the warmest years in history, government scientists say
The past five years are the warmest in recorded history, scientists from NASA and NOAA announced Wednesday, part of aRead more.
Everything we know about the measles outbreaks patient zero
The revelation that the ongoing measles outbreak is tied to a foreign individual does not come as a surprise toRead more.
House Intelligence Committee expected to send Russia probe transcripts to Mueller
The House Intelligence Committee on Wednesday cleared the way for special counsel Robert Mueller’s team to use Russia investigation interviewRead more.
5 key takeaways from Trumps State of the Union address
President Donald Trump called for unity again and again in his State of the Union address, delivering a speech thatRead more.
Taliban official says US promised to withdraw troops in Afghanistan by April
A Taliban official on Wednesday said the United States has promised to withdraw half of its troops from Afghanistan byRead more.
Second Trump-Kim summit propels Vietnam to geopolitical center stage
Vietnam will host the second summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un later this month,Read more.