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Turkey, Russia talk tensions in Syria as migrants push west
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 13:23:36 -0500

REYHANLI, Turkey (AP) — The presidents of Turkey and Russia spoke by phone Friday to try to defuse tensions that rose significantly in Syria after 33 Turkish troops were killed in a Syrian go...  Full Story

Stocks sink again, heading for the worst week since 2008
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:42:16 -0500

U.S. stocks sank again on Wall Street Friday, pushing the S&P 500 index down another 2.8% and putting the market on track for its worst week since October 2008.

The virus outbreak has ...  Full Story

Michigan gets more than 100 complaints against former doctor
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:27:06 -0500

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — A University of Michigan hotline has received more than 100 “unique complaints” about a late physician accused of sexual abuse by former patients, including athletes w...  Full Story

Confused fans rip Garth Brooks for wearing 'Sanders' jersey
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:27:17 -0500

DETROIT (AP) — Leave it to the internet to interpret Garth Brooks wearing a Barry Sanders jersey during a concert in Detroit as a political endorsement of a certain liberal presidential candi...  Full Story

Stolen hearse carrying casket recovered after freeway chase
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 19:10:57 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It has all the hallmarks of an only-in-Los Angeles crime: A thief stole a hearse — with a body inside — then went on a wild ride, ending with a chase and a crash on a busy ...  Full Story

Marine general orders removal of Confederate items at bases
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:56:38 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — All Confederate flags, bumper stickers and similar items must be removed from Marine Corps bases, according to a new directive from the commandant.

Marine Gen. David ...  Full Story

FCC proposes fines for phone companies that shared user data
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:35:31 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. regulators have proposed fining the four major U.S. phone companies more than $200 million combined for improperly disclosing customers' real-time location to other compa...  Full Story

After obesity surgery, more patients returning for another
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:42:03 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — As more Americans turn to surgery to lose weight, more of them are also returning for a second operation because the first isn't working.

Last year, an estimated 15% of...  Full Story

Trump says Pompeo will witness signing of deal with Taliban
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:17:24 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday that he's dispatching Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to the signing of an agreement with the Afghan Taliban aimed at beginning a draw down...  Full Story

After obesity surgery, more patients returning for another
Fri, 28 Feb 2020 15:42:03 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — As more Americans turn to surgery to lose weight, more of them are also returning for a second operation because the first isn't working.

Last year, an estimated 15% of...  Full Story