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Ex-Subway pitchman Fogle gets more than 15 years in prison

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison on Thursday for trading in child pornography and having sex with underage prostitutes, with the judge describing his "perversion and lawlessness" as "extreme."

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Study finds more Mexicans leaving the US than coming

SAN DIEGO (AP) — More Mexicans are leaving the United States than migrating into the country, marking a reversal of one of the most significant immigration trends in U.S. history.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Genetically modified salmon OK'd for human consumption in US

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved genetically modified salmon, the first such altered animal allowed for human consumption in the United States.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Judge may order Chicago police to release video of shot teen

CHICAGO (AP) — The video is graphic, according to some who have seen it: A black teenager wielding a small knife is walking away from Chicago police when an officer opens fire, shooting the teen 16 times.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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That's a lot of coin: Mayor tries to pay $4K fine with coins

HIALEAH, Fla. (AP) — Talk about some loose change.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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To US mass shooting victims, Paris attacks sadly familiar

 

DENVER (AP) — When Sandy Phillips saw the bloodbath in Paris unfold on her television screen, she knew instantly that hundreds of families would be getting phone calls like the one she got three years ago.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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House GOP bill on Syrian refugees

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — Asserting a public demand for a greater measure of protection, Republicans are ready to push legislation through the House erecting fresh hurdles for Syrian and Iraqi refugees trying to enter the United States. President Barack Obama promised a veto.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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Despite heavy US airstrikes, IS threat persists

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — In measuring progress in the American-led air war against the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq, numbers tell one story but results tell another.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 November 2015

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