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Man fatally stabbed at Cal State Fullerton; police search for suspect
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Man fatally stabbed at Cal State Fullerton; police search for suspect
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Police in California launched a manhunt Monday for a suspect who stabbed and killed a retired administrator at Cal State Fullerton.
Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters
U.S. News // 11 hours ago
Julián Castro calls for end to euthanization at animal shelters
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Democratic presidential candidate Julian Castro called for an end to euthanization at animal shelters in a plan he released Monday focusing on improving the welfare of both domestic and wild animals.
California governor signs law limiting police use of deadly force
U.S. News // 11 hours ago
California governor signs law limiting police use of deadly force
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law restricting law enforcement's use of deadly force Monday, calling for "respect for human life and dignity."
Attorney General Barr removes acting head of Bureau of Prisons
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
Attorney General Barr removes acting head of Bureau of Prisons
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Attorney General William Barr removed the acting director of the Bureau of Prisons more than a week after convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in jail, putting the federal prison system under scrutiny.
Eastern Pacific Ocean to give birth to tropical storms this week
World News // 15 hours ago
Eastern Pacific Ocean to give birth to tropical storms this week
One tropical feature is forecast to develop and hug the west coast of Mexico, while a second tropical feature may form and eventually pass close to Hawaii in the coming days.
Lawsuit: ICE fails to give 'basic' care to migrants detained at border
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Lawsuit: ICE fails to give 'basic' care to migrants detained at border
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- "Abject failure" by federal immigration officials to provide basic medical care has led to the deaths of some migrants detained by the Trump administration, a class-action lawsuit said Monday.
Meteorologists monitoring multiple areas of interest in the Atlantic
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Meteorologists monitoring multiple areas of interest in the Atlantic
While there are some areas being watched, including the Gulf of Mexico and off the New England coast, explosive tropical development over the Atlantic basin seems unlikely this week.
Tyson recalls frozen chicken patties over reports of 'foreign matter'
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Tyson recalls frozen chicken patties over reports of 'foreign matter'
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Tyson Foods has issued a recall for more than 39,000 pounds of Weaver brand frozen chicken patties over contamination concerns, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Food Safety and Inspection Service said.
Maryland woman collects her third major lottery prize
Odd News // 15 hours ago
Maryland woman collects her third major lottery prize
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- A Maryland woman who collected a $50,000 jackpot from a scratch-off ticket is celebrating her third major lottery win in recent years.
Dog treat maker recalls pig ears after salmonella test
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Dog treat maker recalls pig ears after salmonella test
Aug. 19 (UPI) -- U.S. regulators say more than 120 people from 33 states have been diagnosed with salmonella, connected with contaminated dog treats.
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