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General Mills to buy pet food maker Blue Buffalo for $8B

2 hours 46 min ago
U.S. consumer goods conglomerate General Mills said Friday it's agreed to buy pet food maker Blue Buffalo, in a deal worth about $8 billion.

Trump speech highly anticipated at CPAC after fiery first day

3 hours 39 min ago
President Donald Trump will speak at the Conservative Political Action Conference Friday after a bevy of conservative speakers who set the tone for his arrival.

Oregon bans firearms for domestic abusers

8 hours 35 min ago
Oregon's legislature on Thursday passed a bill to close a loophole that allowed some people convicted of stalking or domestic abuse from owning firearms.

Robinhood to offer cryptocurrency trading by phone

12 hours 9 min ago
Robinhood, the app that allows people to make small stock investments from their phone without paying a fee, will allow users to invest in cryptocurrency.

Supreme Court allows execution of Alabama inmate to proceed

13 hours 21 min ago
The U.S. Supreme Court allowed the execution of an Alabama death row inmate to proceed Thursday night.

Florida man executed for 1993 rape, murder of college student

13 hours 41 min ago
A man convicted for the rape and murder of a college student in 1993 was executed in Florida on Thursday.

Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens indicted for invasion of privacy

14 hours 46 min ago
Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens was indicted by a grand jury on a felony charge of invasion of privacy Thursday.

Florida eye doctor sentenced to 17 years for Medicare fraud

16 hours 8 min ago
Florida eye doctor Salomon Melgen was sentenced to 17 years in prison on Thursday for Medicare fraud.

Texas Gov. Abbott grants clemency hours before scheduled execution

16 hours 15 min ago
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott on Thursday spared Thomas Whitaker from death row hours before his scheduled execution.

Officer 'never' entered Florida school during shooting, resigns

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 23:25
The school resource officer at Marjory Stoneman Douglas resigned Thursday after video showed he didn't enter the school during the shooting.

Man crashed car into Connecticut hospital, set himself on fire

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 22:44
A man drove his car into a Connecticut hospital and set himself on fire Thursday, Middletown Mayor Dan Drew said.

Mueller files new charges against Manafort, Gates

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 22:25
Special counsel Robert Mueller filed new charges against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates, former members of the Trump campaign, for alleged financial crimes.

West Virginia teachers walk out for better pay; schools close

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 20:55
Teachers walk out of classrooms in West Virginia on Thursday to demand better pay.

Repeal of net neutrality officially in Federal Register

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 19:17
Opponents of the Federal Communications Commission order curbing net neutrality are fired up now that the order is officially on the record, reports show.

Watch live: Raj Shah gives White House press briefing

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:47
White House deputy press secretary Raj Shah is scheduled to give an on-camera press briefing on Thursday afternoon.

Major policy group proposes new 'Medicare Extra' plan

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 18:33
A major liberal U.S. policy group on Thursday proposed a new solution to guarantee healthcare coverage for all Americans, by upgrading Medicare.

Officials: 600 in Michigan may have been exposed to tuberculosis

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 17:04
Michigan health officials said they're investigating three facilities and warning people they may have been exposed to tuberculosis through a clinic worker.

Trump holds White House meeting with officials to talk school safety

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:31
President Donald Trump will meet with local and state officials at the White House on Thursday to discuss school safety.

Hundreds evacuate deadly flash flooding in South, Midwest

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 16:27
Hundreds in the South and Midwest have evacuated their neighborhoods, due to snow-melt floodwaters that have so far resulted in the deaths of three people.

Watch live: CPAC features speeches by Pence, France's Le Pen

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 14:34
Conservatives will gather near Washington, D.C., Thursday to kick off the Conservative Political Action Conference.

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