NEBRASKA CLINICAL TRIAL SHOWS CANNABIDIOL BENEFITS

Most epilepsy patients taking cannabis-derived oil in a clinical trial at the University of Nebraska Medical Center continue to see...

APPEALS COURT: PENSION BOOSTS STILL MUST BE COVERED BY STATE

A North Carolina appeals court agrees the state's pension fund must cover large pension spikes for four retired school superintendents...

 
 
 

SCHIMEL WANTS $1.6 MILLION TO HIRE MORE LAB WORKERS

Attorney General Brad Schimel wants an additional $1.6 million in the next state budget to hire more than a dozen more state crime...

OKLAHOMA RETAILERS SEE BEER SHORTAGE AS SWITCH APPROACHES

Oklahoma is seeing a shortage of beer as convenience and grocery stores move toward switching to stronger beer in October. The Tulsa...

 
 
 

LITHUANIA: WALMART TO REMOVE SOVIET-THEMED SHIRTS

Lithuania says Walmart has agreed to remove shirts with Soviet emblems from its online shop after three Baltic countries complained...

VISA, MASTERCARD IN NEW SETTLEMENT OF CREDIT CARD FEE SUIT

Visa and Mastercard say they and several banks will pay $6.2 billion to settle part of a long-running lawsuit brought by merchants...

 
 
 

BABY LOBSTERS IN DEEP WATER OFF MAINE COULD BE A GOOD SIGN

A scientist with the University of Maine says the discovery of baby lobsters in the deep waters off of eastern Maine could be good...

SHH! INTROVERTS SHARE TRAVEL SURVIVAL SECRETS

Travel can be busy, noisy and crowded - a potentially daunting environment for anyone. But if you're an introvert, it can drain your...

 
 
 

ACLU SAYS FACEBOOK ALLOWS GENDER DISCRIMINATION IN ADS

The ACLU is accusing Facebook of discrimination, saying the company violated federal and state laws prohibiting businesses from excluding...

RIGHT AT HOME: FURNITURE WITH PORTS AND PLUGS TO CONNECT YOU

We're a nation of multi-taskers, often keeping an eye on our phones or other devices even while lounging on the sofa watching television....

 
 
 

ENTHUSIASM OF VOTERS KEY QUESTION FOR WISCONSIN RACES

With the election just seven weeks away, Republicans in Wisconsin are working to generate enthusiasm in the face of Democrats who say...

SLOAN FOUNDATION PROGRAMMER TO RECEIVE HONORARY BOOK AWARD

If you're a fan of "Hidden Figures" and Margot Lee Shetterly's story of three black female mathematicians' contributions to the space...

 
 
 

TOO MUCH SCREEN TIME? NEW PHONE CONTROLS FOR YOU AND KIDS

Apple and Google want to help you spend less time on their phones. With their new tools for managing screen time, you can see how often...

MARKETS RIGHT NOW: STOCKS OPEN HIGHER ON WALL STREET

The latest on developments in financial markets : 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening modestly higher on Wall Street as investors have a muted...

 
 
 

FEDS APPROVE IMPORTATION OF POT DRUG FOR TREMOR STUDY

In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting...

3 JONESBORO RADIO STATIONS KNOCKED OFF AIR BY COPPER THEFTS

Three Jonesboro radio stations are back on the air after copper thieves disrupted operations and damaged the transmitter building and...

 
 
 

US ENERGY SEC'Y: EUROPE SHOULD CUT DEPENDENCE ON RUSSIA GAS

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Tuesday said Europe should lessen its dependence on Russian gas and diversify energy sources, speaking...

“GRAND THEATER”: HAS N. KOREA'S KIM WON A PROPAGANDA COUP?

If North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was searching for the perfect propaganda set piece, something designed to show his people that he's...

 
 
 

DUTCH GOVERNMENT EXPECTS UNEMPLOYMENT TO FALL TO RECORD LOW

The Dutch government says the country's economy will grow by 2.6 percent next year and unemployment will fall to a record low of 3.5...

NY FUEL MANUFACTURER FOUND GUILTY OF VIOLATING PROBATION

A judge says an upstate New York fuel manufacturer is guilty of violating probation by having emissions that could create a threat...

 
 
 



A 27-year-old was arrested after being accused of rubbing his bare butt on...

A 27-year-old was arrested after being accused of rubbing his bare butt on produce at a grocery store and putting the food back on the shelves

Michael Dwayne Johnson, 27, was arrested in Manassas, Virginia, on Saturday and charged with indecent exposure and destruction of property. His arrest came after an employee at... Read more ...

UPDATE: Heinz officially to make 'Mayochup' happen

UPDATE: Heinz officially to make 'Mayochup' happen

Mayochup: Yay or nay? Read more ...

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Showdown between Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Republicans are forging ahead with plans for a Senate hearing they had hoped to avoid on a woman's claims that Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her when both were high schoolers. Read more ...

China retaliates with tariffs on $60 billion of US goods

China retaliates with tariffs on $60 billion of US goods

China will levy tariffs on about $60 billion worth of US goods in retaliation for the latest round of US tariffs on Chinese products, as previously planned, but has reduced the... Read more ...

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

1st private moon flight passenger to invite creative guests

Japanese billionaire Yusaku Maezawa said he plans to blast off on the first-ever commercial trip around the moon and will invite six to eight artists, architects, designers and... Read more ...

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

10 things you need to know before the opening bell

Here is what you need to know. Trump slams China with tariffs on $200 billion worth of goods. President Donald Trump on Monday ordered the US Trade Representative to impose a... Read more ...

Julie Chen leaving 'The Talk' after husband Les Moonves exits CBS

Julie Chen leaving 'The Talk' after husband Les Moonves exits CBS

Julie Chen is stepping down from "The Talk" on CBS, one week after her husband Les Moonves left the CBS Corporation under pressure. Read more ...

College golf star found murdered on course

College golf star found murdered on course

A top Iowa State University golfer was found dead on a course after being assaulted - and a man has been charged with her murder, authorities said. Spanish-native Celia Barquin... Read more ...

Former Iowa State champion golfer found murdered on golf course

Former Iowa State champion golfer found murdered on golf course

22-year-old arrested in apparent murder of former Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena Read more ...

Trump slaps tariffs on $200B worth of Chinese goods

Trump slaps tariffs on $200B worth of Chinese goods

The Trump administration is imposing tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese goods starting next week. Read more ...