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Gov't: New Case of Mad Cow Disease in California

Mad Cow Disease

Posted: 04/24/2012 - A new case of mad cow disease has surfaced in a dairy cow in California, but the animal was not bound for the nation's food supply and posed no danger, the Agriculture Department said Tuesday.

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States Settle With MetLife Over Burial Insurance

Updated: 04/24/2012 - Metropolitan Life insurance companies will pay nearly $500 million in benefits on small-value life insurance policies often sold door-to-door in the 1900s under an agreement reached between Florida and 29 other states.

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Social Security Heading for Insolvency Even Faster

Posted: 04/23/2012 - Social Security is rushing even faster toward insolvency, driven by retiring baby boomers, a weak economy and politicians' reluctance to take painful action to fix the huge retirement and disability program.

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Number of U.S. Illegal Immigrants from Mexico Drops

Posted: 04/23/2012 - The number of Mexican immigrants living illegally in the U.S. has dropped significantly for the first time in decades, a dramatic shift as many illegal workers, already in the U.S. and seeing few job opportunities, return to Mexico.

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Zimmerman Released from Jail on Bond

Updated: 04/23/2012 - In an unusually low-key turn to a high-profile case, George Zimmerman was released without incident around midnight Sunday from a Florida county jail on $150,000 bail as he awaits his second-degree murder trial for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.

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Best Buy CEO Resigns Amid Internal Investigation

Posted: 04/10/2012 - Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn abruptly resigned on Tuesday after the embattled consumer electronics chain launched an internal investigation into his "personal conduct."

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After $1B, Experts See Progress on Autism's Causes

Posted: 04/09/2012 - Some in the field say they are seeing the beginning of a wave of scientific reports that should strengthen some theories, jettison others and perhaps even herald new drugs.

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Navy Jet Crashes Into Virginia Apartments, Pilots Eject

Posted: 04/06/2012 - Two Navy pilots ejected from a fighter jet after dumping loads of fuel to avoid a major explosion Friday, sending their unmanned plane careening into a Virginia Beach apartment complex and engulfing several buildings in flames, officials said.

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Obama Signs Small Business Legislation

Updated: 04/05/2012 - President Barack Obama signed bipartisan jobs legislation Thursday that will help small businesses and make it easier for startups to raise capital.

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A Romney Sweep:Takes Wisconsin, Maryland, DC

Updated: 04/03/2012 - Mitt Romney tightened his grip on the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night, winning the Maryland primary in a rout and bidding for victories in Wisconsin and Washington.

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Nursing Director Thinks She was Target of Shooter

Updated: 04/04/2012 - An administrator at a small Christian university where seven people were killed this week said Wednesday she was the gunman's primary intended target after she rejected his repeated requests for a refund of his tuition.

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House Approves Republican Deficit-Cutting Plan

Posted: 03/29/2012 - Republicans pushed an election-year, $3.5 trillion budget through the House on Thursday that relies on biting spending cuts and a revamping of Medicare to curb massive federal deficits.

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U.S Reviews Research Risks Amid Bird-Flu Debate

Posted: 03/29/2012 - The Obama administration is ordering a government-wide review of scientific research that could raise biosecurity concerns in the wake of fierce controversy over some man-made strains of the deadly bird flu.

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Governors Urge Consumers to Rethink 'Pink Slime'

Posted: 03/29/2012 - The main producer of "pink slime" and the politicians defending the company will have a hard time persuading consumers and grocery stores to accept the product, even if the processed beef trimmings are as safe as the industry insists.

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