New York sets 7-day limit on initial opioid prescriptions

New York is limiting opioid drug prescriptions to seven days of painkillers following a patient’s initial visit to a doctor. Gov. Andrew Cuomo, signing theRead More

Nissan recalls 28,000 Infiniti sedans

Nissan is recalling over 28,000 of its luxury Infiniti sedans in the U.S. for a potential steering issue. 2014 and 2015 Infiniti Q-50 gasoline andRead More

Police: Man died while unloading $12 million in marijuana

Atlanta area police say a man appears to have died of natural causes while unloading marijuana from a van. Gwinnett County police said in aRead More

Jimmy, Rosalynn Carter mark 70 years ‘even closer together’

  ATLANTA (AP) — When doctors told Jimmy Carter they had found four small tumors on his brain, the former president and his wife, Rosalynn,Read More

Ex-US House Speaker Dennis Hastert starts prison term

CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert arrived at a Minnesota prison on Wednesday to serve his 15-month sentence in a hush-money caseRead More

Father of NY teen killed in church beating pleads guilty

UTICA, N.Y. (AP) — The father of a 19-year-old New York man who was beaten to death during a church counseling session has pleaded guiltyRead More

Massachusetts delegation joins call for gun control vote

BOSTON (AP) — Members of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic U.S. House delegation are among those refusing to leave the U.S. House floor until they secure a voteRead More

Small plane rescues sick worker from South Pole

WASHINGTON (AP) — A small plane with two sick workers has arrived at a British research station in Antarctica, safely finishing the first leg inRead More

Capsule full of Space Station junk set to burn up over Earth

  CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It’s trash day for the International Space Station. A large Cygnus cargo ship filled with Space Station trash thatRead More

Civil lawsuit to be filed in connection with Flint water crisis

A civil lawsuit is set to be filed in connection to the water crisis in Flint, Michigan. The state attorney general is scheduled to discussRead More