Sunday, March 26, 2023

National News

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Updated 1 day, 2 hours ago

'There's nothing left': Deep South tornadoes kill 26

The warning the National Weather Service issued as the storm hit didn’t mince words: “To protect your life, TAKE...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Black Vietnam veteran finally honored with Medal of Honor

Davis repeatedly sprinted into an open rice paddy to rescue members of his team

Updated 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Shoe polish stands begin to vanish, lose their shine

Shoe polish sales in 2022 totaled 27.3 million units, down 29% compared with 2019

Updated 1 month ago
Flotsam found off New York may be from famous SS Savannah

Explorers have searched for the Savannah for over two centuries

Updated 1 month ago
Train crew had little warning before Ohio wreck, probe finds

Investigators said the temperature of the failed wheel bearing increased by 215 degrees in a span of 30 miles

Updated 1 month ago
Massive winter storm brings snow, strong winds, frigid cold

Schools throughout the Dakotas, Minnesota and Wisconsin were called off Wednesday.

Updated 1 month ago
Mardi Gras brings joy - but also worry over violent crime

Crime has contributed to dissatisfaction with New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell

Updated 1 month ago
Record 6,542 guns intercepted at US airport security in 2022

The top 10 list for gun interceptions in 2022 includes Dallas, Austin and Houston in Texas; three airports in Florida; Nashville, Tennessee; Atlanta; Phoenix...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Fed's Barkin: 'Slow progress' on inflation, sees more hikes

Economists from Bank of America and Goldman Sachs both now expect the Fed will lift rates to a range of 5.25% to 5.5%, a quarter-point higher than the Fed it...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Jeers, boos from Ohio villagers enraged by toxic train spill

State officials insisted yet again that testing shows the air is safe to breathe around East Palestine, where just under 5,000 people live near the Pennsylva...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Retail sales jump as Americans defy inflation and rate hikes

Some of last month's retail sales gain probably reflected unusually warm weather

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Valentine's Day tips for talking about money as a couple

“Because (money) affects your dreams, and if you go into a relationship with debt, your dreams may be altered.”

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Earnest or playful, that Valentine's card has a history

Hallmark, which began offering Valentine's Day cards in 1913, estimates that today, 145 million Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged annually, not including t...

Updated 1 month, 1 week ago
Schools become flashpoint for Republicans eyeing White House

Trump said he planned to create a national credentialing organization

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Joyous parades and parties kick off New Orleans' Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras is the culmination of Carnival season — which officially begins each year on Jan. 6

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Liquor before beer: Spirits beat brews in new market data

In 2022, spirits gained market share for the 13th straight year in the fiercely competitive U.S. beverage alcohol market, as its supplier sales reached 42.1%