Wednesday, May 18, 2022

National News

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Updated 5 hours, 17 minutes ago

Watchdog: US troop pullout was key factor in Afghan collapse

U.S. officials have said they were surprised by the quick collapse of the military and the government, prompting...

Updated 1 day, 4 hours ago
Congress dives into UFOs, but no signs of extraterrestrials

Lawmakers from both parties say UFOs are a national security concern

Updated 2 days, 15 hours ago
Police: Buffalo gunman aimed to keep killing if he got away

Gendron, 18, traveled about 200 miles from his home in Conklin, New York, to commit the attack

Updated 3 days, 22 hours ago
10 dead, suspect arrested in mass shooting at supermarket

The suspected gunman was later identified as Payton Gendron, 18, of Conklin

Updated 3 days, 23 hours ago
Shootings near Milwaukee Bucks playoff game prompt curfew

In one of the shootings Friday night, 17 people were hurt when two groups started firing at each other

Updated 5 days, 5 hours ago
Americans bet $125B on sports in 4 years since legalization

In just four years, the industry has worked itself into the daily lives of millions of Americans

Updated 6 days, 6 hours ago
Army poised to revamp Alaska forces to prep for Arctic fight

The U.S. has long viewed the Arctic as a growing area of competition with Russia and China

Updated 1 week ago
US inflation dips from 4-decade high but still causing pain

Consumer prices jumped 8.3% last month from a year ago

Updated 1 week, 5 days ago
US added 428,000 jobs in April despite surging inflation

he economy’s hiring gains have been strikingly consistent in the face of the worst inflation in four decades

Updated 2 weeks ago
Intuit to pay $141M settlement over 'free' TurboTax ads

Until last year, Intuit offered two free versions of TurboTax

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Employers post record 11.5 million job openings in March

A record 4.5 million Americans quit their jobs in March

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Greyhound racing nearing its end in the US after long slide

It’s been a long slide for greyhound racing, which reached its peak in the 1980s when there were more than 50 tracks across 19 states

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Two who came home: Former Vietnam POWs go for a ride at Randolph

The food at the Hanoi Hilton was worse than just bad.

Updated 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Naomi Judd, of Grammy-winning duo The Judds, dies at 76

The Judds were to be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame on Sunday

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Your dog's personality may have little to do with its breed

The researchers surveyed more than 18,000 dog owners