Top Stories

Photos

This week in Washington
 

Latest Headlines

Clinical trial starts for temperature-stable tuberculosis vaccine
Health News // 2 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.
YouTuber rescues parrot from storm drain
Odd News // 3 hours ago
YouTuber rescues parrot from storm drain
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A California YouTuber stepped in to help when a 10-year-old African Grey parrot ended up trapped for three nights in a storm drain.
House committee to investigate White House security clearances
U.S. News // 3 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 // 4 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.
University apologizes for 430 mistaken acceptance emails
Odd News // 4 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.
'Miracle puppy' has new home after surviving euthanasia drugs
Odd News // 4 hours ago
'Miracle puppy' has new home after surviving euthanasia drugs
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- A "miracle puppy" that survived euthanasia at an Oklahoma shelter was taken to a no-kill shelter in Iowa, where he found a new home.
PSA screenings reduce prostate cancer death by 30 percent, study says
Health News // 4 hours ago
PSA screenings reduce prostate cancer death by 30 percent, study says
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- PSA screenings have reduced prostate cancer deaths by about 30 percent, according to a new study published this month by researchers at the University of Gothenburg.
End of U.S. aid dooms partly-built school, other projects in West Bank
World News // 4 hours ago
End of U.S. aid dooms partly-built school, other projects in West Bank
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- The end of U.S. aid to Palestinian authorities is affecting a number of things, including a half-built school that won't have enough money to finish.
DNA debunks theory Nazi Rudolf Hess was replaced by imposter
World News // 5 hours ago
DNA debunks theory Nazi Rudolf Hess was replaced by imposter
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- DNA testing debunked a theory that Nazi war criminal Rudolf Hess was replaced with a doppelganger while in prison, scientists said Tuesday.
Thailand to hold first general election since military coup
World News // 5 hours ago
Thailand to hold first general election since military coup
Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Thailand is to hold a much anticipated election for the first time in five years after a military coup in 2014.
Load More

Most Popular

After LA walkout, Denver teachers vote to strike
Top News // 13 hours ago
Supreme Court agrees to hear first gun rights case in a decade
Top News // 7 hours ago
Scientists may be able to restore Alzheimer's disease memory loss
Health News // 7 hours ago
Shutdown putting federal workers into tough positions to cover lost income
Top News // 14 hours ago
4 arrested in plot to attack N.Y. Muslim community
Top News // 7 hours ago

Follow Us

Facebook Twitter Google+ Instagram Pinterest Linkedin
Sign Up! Top News and industry newsletters delivered to your inbox daily

Voices