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(Toronto) -- Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer. Dr. Zane Cohen explained the results of a biopsy on the controversial mayor. Cohen said it was a rare type of cancer, but he's optimistic about treatment. He mentioned that it usually responds well to chemotherapy. Ford recently...
A measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels will soon be on its way to the Senate after clearing the House. The 500-million dollar measure aims to equip moderate Syrian rebels to help combat the growing ISIS threat. Texas Republican Mike McCaul voted yes...
(Washington, DC) -- A measure to train and arm up to five-thousand Syrian rebels will soon be on its way to the Senate after passage by the House. The 500-million dollar measure aims to equip moderate Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. President Obama has authorized...
(New York, NY) -- A homeland security official says the threat of terrorism in New York City is greater now than at any other time since the 9-11 terrorist attacks. At a briefing in New York Wednesday, the New York Homeland Security Division's Jerry Hauer said the more...
(Washington, DC) -- Secretary of State John Kerry is urging lawmakers to support the training and arming of Syrian rebels for the fight against ISIS. In a Senate hearing this afternoon, Kerry said there's one clear goal when it comes to the terrorist group. He said ISIS is made...
(Blooming Grove, PA) -- Authorities are releasing new information on the alleged shooter in last week's police barracks ambush in Pennsylvania. State police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel George Bivens says Eric Matthew Frein may have changed his appearance -- namely his hair --...
(Undated) -- The FBI can now identify people using their faces. The FBI's Next Generation Identification system became fully operational this week. The new system's database is designed to keep 51-million photographs by next year and will keep growing. The system is expected to...
(Washington, DC) -- Fed Chair Janet Yellen says the economy continues to make progress, but the labor market has still not fully recovered. Yellen made the comments after the Fed announced Wednesday it was keeping interest rates unchanged and reducing its quantitative easing...
(Phoenix, AZ) -- What was once Hurricane Odile has weakened to a tropical depression but it's causing all kinds of problems in Arizona. National Weather Service meteorologist Valerie Meyers says a lot of rain is coming down in parts of the state. Rain associated with the storm...