US to conduct secondary review of Smithfield deal

Smithfield Foods Inc. says the U.S. government is conducting a secondary review of its pending takeover by China’s largest meat producer…

Lawyer: Snowden to stay in Moscow airport for now

A lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved…

NYC mayor candidate again in sex chat scandal

NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner said he won’t drop out despite the revelation of racy correspondence with a young woman…

Mama bear tries to free cub inside garbage dumpster

Watch as a fierce momma bear in southern California frantically tries to free her cub after it got trapped inside a garbage dumpster….

White House slams Republican plan for immigrants

A White House senior adviser on Tuesday accused the House Republicans of “cruel hypocrisy” for contemplating legal status for unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S. as children – without also legalizing their parents…

Technology for cars to talk to each other being urged

Federal accident investigators are recommending the government set performance standards for new safety technology that allows cars and trucks to talk to each other…

Cop who leaked bombing suspect photos disciplined

A Massachusetts State Police photographer who released photos of the bloodied Boston marathon bombing suspect during his capture has been placed on restricted duty…

Coyote drags 2-year-old girl at cemetery

A 2-year-old girl is recovering after she was bitten and dragged by a coyote at a Southern California cemetery…

Postal service may drop door-to-door delivery

Door-to-door mail delivery could be a thing of the past if house republicans get their way….

Airline: 8 hurt when landing gear collapses at NYC

Southwest Airlines says eight people have been hurt when a jet’s front landing gear collapsed as it arrived at New York’s LaGuardia…