Posted: 2019-12-05 19:22:30
On a day when Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden sought to fortify his foreign policy credentials in his quest to take on Donald Trump next year, he mixed it up with an Iowa voter over his son's alleged role in the Ukraine scandal that has been dogging the president.
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:16:50
A Nov. 27 explosion at the TPC Group petrochemical plant in Port Neches, Texas, was due to a "fundamental failure in the system," U.S. Chemical Safety Board member Manuel Ehrlich said on Thursday.
Posted: 2019-12-05 19:06:22
Thousands of residents of an East Texas city who fled elevated air levels of cancer-causing petrochemicals were allowed to return to their homes on Thursday after leaks at a chemical plant were halted, officials said.
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:55:05
Dozens of members of the Latin Kings gang, one of the world's largest criminal organizations, were arrested on Thursday in Massachusetts and along the East Coast on federal racketeering, gun and drug charges, the U.S. Department of Justice said.
Posted: 2019-12-05 18:34:38
U.S. health officials on Thursday reported one new case and one more death from a respiratory illness tied to vaping over a two-week period, taking the total death toll to 48.