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Category: National News

NOAA predicts near-normal 2019 Atlantic hurricane season

NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center is predicting that a near-normal Atlantic hurricane season is most likely this year. This outlook forecasts a 40% chance of a...

Author: ‘Game of Thrones’ finale was ending, also beginning

NEW YORK (AP) — What’s next for “Game of Thrones?” The author, whose work was adapted into the HBO series that drew a record-setting numbers of viewers for...

New Coke, from 1985, makes comeback with ‘Stranger Things’

NEW YORK (AP) — Coca-Cola drinkers will get a chance to relive one of the company’s darker chapters as New Coke makes a comeback under a partnership with the Netflix...

Drugmakers will have to reveal medication prices in TV ads

WASHINGTON (AP) — Those ever-present TV ads for prescription drugs will soon carry prices, too, the nation’s top health official said Wednesday, responding to a...

Walmart raises minimum age to buy tobacco to 21

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart said Wednesday that it will raise the minimum age for tobacco products and e-cigarettes to 21 in an effort to combat tobacco sales to minors....

Georgia Governor Signs Abortion Ban After Fetal Heartbeat

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp on Tuesday signed into law one of the nation’s most restrictive abortion laws, a measure that bans the procedure once a fetal...

Education secretary: Teachers should protest on ‘adult time’

BALTIMORE (AP) — Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Monday that teachers are walking off the job too often and that protests about pay and school conditions should...

Trump attacks social media companies after Facebook bans

STERLING, Va. (AP) — President Donald Trump criticized social media companies after Facebook banned a number of extremist figures, declaring that he was “monitoring...

Child Pornography Roundup Nets 82 Arrests In Southern States; Including West Virginia

ATLANTA (AP) — Authorities say a roundup operation targeting child pornography suspects resulted in 82 arrests across eight Southeastern states. The Georgia Bureau of...

Woman attempts to trick boyfriend into drinking Drano in murder attempt, police say

A Utah woman poisoned her boyfriend with Drano because she wanted him to go into “eternal sleep,” according to police. Elle Weissman, 43, was charged with...

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