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Nurse arrested for impregnating patient at longterm care facility
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Nurse arrested for impregnating patient at longterm care facility
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Police in Arizona said Wednesday they arrested a nurse at a longterm care facility in connection to a sexual assault of a patient who gave birth late last year.
Federal court employees facing first missed paycheck
U.S. News // 13 hours ago
Federal court employees facing first missed paycheck
EL PASO, Texas, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The partial government shutdown will soon enter a second phase, widening the number of federal employees working without pay, including those in the court system.
Liver transplants linked to alcohol use doubled since 2002
Health News // 14 hours ago
Liver transplants linked to alcohol use doubled since 2002
The percentage of U.S. liver transplant recipients with alcohol-associated liver disease doubled over 15 years, but significant regional variations remain, a new study finds.
USDA reopens Farm Service Agency amid shutdown
U.S. News // 14 hours ago
USDA reopens Farm Service Agency amid shutdown
EVANSVILLE, Ind., Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Farm Service Agency offices will reopen Thursday to provide services from the U.S. Department of Agriculture deems emergencies, as the government shutdown drags on.
Clinical trial starts for temperature-stable tuberculosis vaccine
Health News // 15 hours ago
Clinical trial starts for temperature-stable tuberculosis vaccine
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Researchers have started conducting trials with an experimental tuberculosis vaccine candidate that can survive without refrigeration, the National Institutes of Health said.
Michael Cohen postpones House testimony due to 'threats'
U.S. News // 15 hours ago
Michael Cohen postpones House testimony due to 'threats'
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's former counsel, postponed his appearance before Congress due to threats against his family, his attorney said Wednesday.
House committee to investigate White House security clearances
U.S. News // 16 hours ago
House committee to investigate White House security clearances
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The House Committee on Oversight and Reform will investigate how White House workers obtain security clearances, its chairman said Wednesday.
Pelosi cancels State of the Union; Trump to find new venue
U.S. News // 17 hours ago
Pelosi cancels State of the Union; Trump to find new venue
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she will not invite President Donald Trump to the House chamber to give the State of the Union until after the government is opened.
Famous Sweethearts candies will miss Valentine's Day this year
U.S. News // 17 hours ago
Famous Sweethearts candies will miss Valentine's Day this year
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The popular Valentines Day Sweethearts candies will be less popular this year, due to its maker going out of business.
University apologizes for 430 mistaken acceptance emails
Odd News // 17 hours ago
University apologizes for 430 mistaken acceptance emails
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A Florida university said "human error" was to blame for about 430 acceptance emails being mistakenly sent out to applicants.
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