XML US News

Sudden spike in HIV cases draws CDC alert in Indiana

Scott County saw just 3 HIV cases between 2009 and 2013; now, they're reporting new cases daily, drawing national attention

Freddie Gray's twin sister speaks after violent protests

Thousands clogged downtown Baltimore Saturday night in protest over man's death in police custody, leading to tense situation at Orioles' game

Klitschko dominates Jennings to retain title

Ukrainian heavyweight boxing champ makes himself at home in Madison Square Garden, easily outclassing the younger Philly native

Ramps

published about 2 hours ago
Snow-weary eyes catch glimpses of bright green emerging from the brown carpet of leaves. Change. Like spring itself, the foliage of wild leeks, or ramps, seem to pop from the dirt, herds of rabbit-eared allium scattered about the deciduous hillsides of Vermont.

Oklahoma lethal injection drug faces U.S. Supreme Court test

published about 2 hours ago
(Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court is set to hear arguments this week on whether a drug used in Oklahoma's lethal injection mix should be banned in a case that comes as a shortage of execution chemicals has sent some states scrambling for alternatives.