Routine exams found 32 kids in and near Salina, Kan., with high lead levels, sparking a state probe. Residents wonder whether to blame the drinking water, a battery factory, old houses or something else. And while the frustration eats at them, a pediatrician says the “Flint influence” may be heightening concerns.
Tobacco 21 ordinances raise the legal age to buy tobacco to 21. Fifteen Kansas City metro area cities have passed the ordinances ahead of schedule, largely because of partnerships between public health advocates and the business community.
Donald Trump singled out France as one country he would subject to the "extreme vetting" he is proposing for those seeking to enter the United States, a move he says is necessary to deter attacks by people coming from countries "compromised by terrorism."
A top official with Hillary Clinton’s campaign on Sunday accused the Russian government of orchestrating the release of damaging Democratic Party records in order to help the campaign of Republican Donald Trump – and some cyber security experts in the U.S. and overseas agree.
Newly leaked emails show just how hard Democratic party staffers worked to reward donors with tickets to White House events and seats next to President Barack Obama based on a contributor’s financial generosity, many times after they blatantly asked for perks.
Democrats head to Philadelphia this week, where Hillary Clinton will become the party’s nominee for president. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, top Democratic leaders and a slew of Hollywood celebrities will be on hand. If you’re not going to be there, here’s how to watch the action from home.
The Texas senator was heckled by the audience for not endorsing Trump. The GOP nominee said that he considered not letting Cruz speak at the convention after reviewing his speech, but decided against it.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, whose contest against Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Party presidential nomination upset the political script this year, now has to persuade his followers in a speech at the convention Monday to embrace her candidacy.
There’s a lot going on as Democrats converge in Philadelphia. Party Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz has resigned, after a WikiLeaks release showed she helped undermine Bernie Sanders’ campaign. Sanders is due to speak to his supporters. Hillary Clinton is hoping for a successful convention. Meanwhile, the leak of stolen DNC emails is sparking a new question: Has Vladimir Putin found a way to manipulate the U.S. election?
They don’t like to be called white supremacists. The well-dressed men who gathered in Cleveland’s Ritz-Carlton bar after Donald Trump’s speech accepting the Republican nomination for president prefer the term “Europeanists,” ‘'alt-right,” or even “white nationalists.” They are also die-hard Trump supporters.
Rejecting calls by anti-doping officials for a complete ban on Russia, Olympic leaders on Sunday gave individual sports federations the task of deciding which athletes should be cleared to compete in next month's Rio de Janeiro Games.