Archive for April, 2010
A voluntary recall has been issued for more than 40 over-the-counter drugs for children, including Tylenol and Motrin, because they don't meet quality standards.
Radical militant Islamist websites posted a new video Friday containing an audio message purported to be by Humam Al Balawi, the Jordanian doctor turned suicide bomber who killed seven CIA agents in eastern Afghanistan in December.
Leslie Buck, designer of New York City's iconic blue-and-white coffee cup, died Monday at home Glen Cove, New York. He was 87 years old.
A sheriff's deputy in central Arizona was shot Friday afternoon by an alleged illegal immigrant, authorities said.
The secretary of defense is warning Congress not to change the rules about gays in the military until the Pentagon has reviewed the impact of repealing the laws on the force.
U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates approved Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's request to mobilize 6,000 National Guard troops in response to a massive oil spill.
Demonstrations in support of immigrants' rights are scheduled Saturday in at least 20 states, the District of Columbia and two Canadian provinces.
As the oil slick from the recent offshore oil rig disaster makes its way to Gulf Coast shores -- expected to devastate the precious ecosystem and hurt struggling businesses -- the seeds of political fallout for the Obama administration are beginning to sprout.
Former porn star Jenna Jameson said she wants to get back with Tito Ortiz four days after things got "tragically out of hand" and he was arrested on a domestic violence charge.