10 Things to Know for Today

Among 10 Things to Know: Iran's supreme leader: No talks with the US at any level; Israelis vote in repeat election centered on Netanyahu; House Judiciary Committee to hold 1st impeachment hearing

Board of Iowa insurance pool travels far for…

Board members of an obscure but influential Iowa government insurance program have spent tens of thousands of dollars in public money to travel to out-of-state resorts for meetings

Report: New York AG Tracked $1B In Wire Transfers…

The Sacklers and Purdue Pharma recently reached a tentative settlement with thousands of municipal governments and dozens of states.

Purdue Pharma begins Chapter 11 bankruptcy journey

Purdue Pharma gets its day in court after the OxyContin maker filed for bankruptcy and negotiated a potential multi-billion dollar settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits

Mexican tycoon arrested when boat kills son by…

Mexican tycoon arrested on manslaughter charges after his 11-year-old son was thrown overboard a boat in the San Francisco Bay and killed after being struck by the vessel

Indiana, Illinois AGs investigate after fetal…

Indiana's attorney general says he'll work with his Illinois counterpart to investigate the discovery of more than 2,000 medically preserved fetal remains at the Illinois home of a late doctor who performed abortions in Indiana

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FDA Finds Traces Of Probable Carcinogen In Some…

​The FDA says Zantac-brand heartburn medicines contain small amounts of a known "probable carcinogen."

Trial in 2015 slaying of 9-year-old Chicago boy…

The trial of two men charged in the 2015 slaying of a 9-year-old Chicago boy who was lured into an alley and shot to death is set to begin

CBS credit union manager gets 14 years for $40M…

The former manager of a credit union that served employees of the CBS television network has been sentenced to more than 14 years in prison for a two-decade embezzlement scheme that drained $40 million from the institution and forced it into insolvency

Atlanta Airport Is as Busy as It Gets, and…

Atlanta's airport doesn't just seem like the busiest one in the world as you rush from gate to SkyTrain to gate. It is—for the 21st year in a row. And it's getting busier. Airports Council International's world traffic report counted more than 107 million passengers at Hartsfield last year,...

UPS Will Pay $8.4M For Allegedly Overcharging…

The settlement covers allegations that UPS overcharged federal agencies between 2007 and 2014.

Miami swingers club owes models $892K for using images

A Miami swingers club has been ordered to pay 32 models a combined $892,500 for using their images without permission

Minnesota officer fatally shoots man during fight

Police in St. Paul, Minnesota, say an officer has fatally shot a man who rear-ended his police SUV then started physically fighting with the officer

10-Year-Old Infected by Amoeba During Swim Dies

Lily Mae Avant, a 10-year-old Texas girl who contracted Naegleria fowleri, has died. She has been fighting the brain-eating amoeba in a Fort Worth children's hospital since swimming over Labor Day weekend in the Brazos River and Lake Whitney near Waco. Lily's school announced the fifth grader's death in a...

Lawmakers Ask Tech Giants' CEOs For Data In…

This is part of a House committee investigation into possible antitrust issues in big tech.

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Mystery Deepens After Boy, 3, Found on Porch

Police in Buffalo are trying to figure out who left a boy around three years old on a home's front porch early Monday. Lois Augsburger tells WIVB that she found the boy around 8am asleep in a cardboard box she leaves out for cats. He was wrapped in a blanket...

Retailers scramble as NY moves to ban flavored…

Retailers who sell vaping products in New York state are scrambling to understand a proposal to ban the sale of flavored e-cigs

Bill Gates to honor India's Modi despite Kashmir…

Bill and Melinda Gates aren't backing down from honoring India Prime Minister Narendra Modi despite concerns about human rights abuses in the disputed Kashmir region

NTSB Report Says Crew Was Asleep When California…

​According to a preliminary report, all six crew members were asleep when the fire started.

Man Who Survived Cancer Twice Wins Lottery Jackpot

An Oregon man who beat cancer twice beat the odds and won a $4.6 million lottery jackpot, officials say. Stu MacDonald's wife usually tells him to "get the winning ticket" before he buys his weekly Megabucks ticket—but she forgot on Sept. 7, and he ended up winning, lottery...

Water quality sensor hitching ride on Mississippi…

Officials say a sensor attached to the American Queen riverboat will give scientists and cities and better understanding of water quality along the entire length of the Mississippi River

Arizona artists win suit over same-sex wedding…

The Arizona Supreme Court says the rights of two Christian artists who make wedding invitations were violated by Phoenix's anti-discrimination ordinance that makes it illegal to refuse service to same-sex couples for religious reasons

House Subpoenas U.S.' Top Afghanistan Negotiator

President Trump said he canceled a planned meeting with Afghan and Taliban leaders over the weekend.

No one claims ownership of last slave ship 'Clotilda'

Alabama's state historical commission apparently will retain control of the last U.S. slave ship, the Clotilda

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Oklahoma woman accused of threatening to shoot up…

Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old Oklahoma woman accused of threatening to carry out a mass shooting at her old high school

Men Charged After Walking Up to OId Faithful

Two men who walked past the "no trespassing" signs at Yellowstone National Park last week for a close-up view of Old Faithful now have an appointment in federal court. The geyser erupts every hour or so, so the men were at risk for burns from the 200-degree water. Another tourist...

What's The Difference Between Vaping And Using…

When you get down to brass tacks, e-cigs, tank vaporizers and Juul devices are one and the same.