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(Undated) -- UPS is planning to hire 90-thousand seasonal workers to help handle the holiday surge in package deliveries. UPS said today it's also adding aircraft and thousands of new or leased delivery vehicles beginning next month. The world's largest courier service says the...
(Washington, DC) -- The House Select Committee on Benghazi holds its first open hearing today. Among those scheduled to testify today is the State Department's assistant secretary for Diplomatic Security. The 12-member select committee is expected to issue more subpoenas for...
(Houston, TX) -- Adrian Peterson's attorney says reports of the Minnesota Vikings running back being investigated for a second case of alleged child abuse are "simply not true." KHOU-TV in Houston reported Monday Peterson is being investigated for a separate incident with...
(Undated) -- United Airlines is offering its flight attendants buyouts of as much as 100-thousand dollars. United is the only major U.S. air carrier to post a quarterly loss this year and it's looking for places to cut costs. The airline hopes more than two-thousand of its 23-...
(Kiev) -- Ukraine is ratifying a landmark agreement with the European Union. It's the same deal that led to the downfall of the country's former president when he rejected the agreement in favor of forming closer economic ties with Russia. Ukraine's new government has spent much...
(Washington, DC) -- The Obama administration is leaning on Congress to provide money to train and arm Syrian rebels. White House spokesman Josh Earnest says the administration wants to get Syrian rebels ready to take on ISIS. Earnest says President Obama and key administration...
(Undated) -- Tropical Storm Odile is getting weaker as it marches up Mexico's Baja Peninsula. But the storm is hauling enough moisture to set off more heavy rain and flooding in the Southwest. The National Weather Service says thunderstorms and heavy rains will begin soaking...
(Clayton, MO) -- A Missouri grand jury has nearly four months to decide whether Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson should be charged with killing unarmed teenager Michael Brown. Officials say extending the grand jurors' term to January 7th doesn't mean the job will take that...
(Washington, DC) -- The Washington Navy Yard marks the anniversary of a tragedy today. The Navy Yard in Southeast Washington, DC will commemorate the shootings that left a dozen people dead one year ago. DC Mayor Vincent Gray will attend this evening's ceremony, along with...