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(Los Angeles, CA) -- West Coast ports are beginning to tackle a backlog of cargo after reaching a tentative labor agreement last night. The deal involving 29 ports came after nine months of often contentious negotiations between shippers and dockworkers leading to work slowdowns...
(Minneapolis, MN) -- Minneapolis police say they've arrested a suspect in the targeted shooting of a cop. A police spokesman says two officers were standing outside their squad car after they finished a burglary call on the city's North Side early Saturday morning when one of...
(Undated) -- The Siberian Express is racing through the Eastern U.S., putting more than 26 million people under winter storm advisories. The latest system will bring freezing rain and snow in southern states on Saturday, while farther north another three to six inches of snow...
(Kabul) -- A plan to slow the pace of troop withdrawals from Afghanistan is being considered by new U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter. While in Kabul for security talks with U.S. and Afghan commanders today, Carter said to protect "hard-won" progress in the country, the Obama...
(Undated) -- Apparently Bobbi Kristina Brown had been using drugs the day she was found in a bathtub. "People" magazine reports a source familiar with the details of the situation says the daughter of musician Whitney Houston had used heroin and other drugs before the bathtub...
(Undated) -- Apparently you can drink up to five cups of coffee a day without any negative effects. The government report that will be included in the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans says moderate coffee consumption is not associated with any health risks, and in fact...
(Undated) -- There might be more sanctions placed on Russia over the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Secretary of State John Kerry said Saturday the U.S. and its allies are discussing additional sanctions. Kerry said the U.S. is not going to play games and that Russia has engaged in...
(Washington, DC) -- Wisconsin Senator Ron Johnson thinks most Americans can agree our national security should be a top priority. In the GOP's weekly address, Johnson makes his case for enacting legislation aimed at fighting cyber crime. He says it's a priority for the Senate...
(Washington, DC) -- Opening new markets for American goods and services is critical to the growth of our economy. In his weekly address, President Obama says that means playing a lead role in negotiating new trade deals. He points out that 95-percent of the world's potential...