NEW YORK (AP) â Birth rates are falling dramatically for black and Hispanic teenagers, but they continue to be much higher than the birth rate for white teens.
WASHINGTON (AP) â Insurers will seek significant premium hikes under President Barack Obama's health care law this summer - stiff medicine for consumers and voters ahead of the national political conventions.
WASHINGTON (AP) â President Barack Obama's $1.9 billion request for emergency money to combat the Zika virus has been sitting before Congress for more than two months, and there's no obvious path forward despite a growing threat in the hot summer months and increasing public anxiety.
HONOLULU (AP) â Hawaii officials say they have reached a milestone in controlling the state's dengue fever outbreak now that 30 days have passed since the last known infected person was contagious.
The Republican Party's favorability numbers are at the lowest point since 1992, with 62 percent of Americans having a negative view of the Grand Old Party, according to a newly released poll by the Pew Research Center.
Donald Trump took a shot at the White House's announcement Thursday that it will raise the height of the fence around its perimeter, in an effort to keep fence jumpers out of the area.
Karl Rove has ripped Donald Trump as a "graceless and divisive" presidential candidate in a scathing opinion piece in The Wall Street Journal.
Veteran journalist Doyle McManus says Republicans should pick Ted Cruz over Donald Trump, for president even though it's like choosing between a "calculating zealot" and a "buffoonish megalomaniac."
Forecasters say to expect partly sunny skies throughout the mid-valley this morning, but mostly cloudy conditions tonight. Highs will be in the mid-60s.
BROWNSVILLE â A standing-room-only crowd filled the Brownsville City Council chambers Tuesday evening to talk about the proposed $32 million school bond on the May 17 ballot.
Tens of thousands of young men and women have passed through the doors of the Boys & Girls Club of Albany over the last 50 years. Change has been nearly constant, from the number of program participants, to opening the…
The Albany City Council voted 5-1 Wednesday night to extend a contract for its current traffic light camera enforcement system for another seven years.
LEBANON â Establishment of a residential alcohol and drug treatment program for the mid-valley is underway with the recent hiring of the program director and the purchase of a former treatment facility in Lebanon.
WASHINGTON (AP) â Republican presidential contender Ted Cruz has tapped former technology executive Carly Fiorina as his running mate in the race for the White House.
SWEET HOME â Firefighters responded to two calls within hours of each other Tuesday evening in Sweet Home that destroyed a camping trailer and caused extensive damage to a home.
I pulled onto Buena Vista Road Monday, electing to take a different way home, probably as a result of the Spring weather. Up ahead I noticed a car on the roadside with hazard lights, resting at a strange angle. It…
Connecticut’s Teacher of the Year has been named the National Teacher of the Year. FOX’s Anna Welles has the story: Download audio file (TEACHER_042816.mp3)
John F. Kennedy high school history teacher Jahana Hayes grew up in a Waterbury housing project surrounded by drugs, … [visit site to read more]
Terrorism was the topic at a conference in New York City as the nation’s Homeland Security secretary discussed readiness. FOX’s Gurnal Scott has the story: Download audio file (TERROR_042816.mp3)
DHSÂ secretary Jeh Johnson says he’s satisfied with America’s readiness, but … [visit site to read more]
It’s the latest example of outrage on a college campus. FOX’s Tom Graham explains this time an infographic of a cheerleader is the target of students ire: Download audio file (WASH_042816.mp3)
The University of Washington has now removed an … [visit site to read more]
Could there be a guilt-free chicken McNugget in your future? FOX’s Rich Denison explains: Download audio file (NUGGETS_042816.mp3)
A healthier chicken McNugget may be coming to a McDonald’s near you. As the world’s biggest hamburger chain works to revive its business in the … [visit site to read more]
It was a high tech baby monitor that led to the arrest of a burglar in Florida. FOX’s Gary Baumgarten reports: Download audio file (FL_042816.mp3)
No one was home at the time, but the baby monitor, which sends a signal and streams video to the owner’s smart phone, was on when … [visit site to read more]