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John Engler resigns as Michigan State University interim president
U.S. News // 8 hours ago
John Engler resigns as Michigan State University interim president
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Michigan State University Interim President John Engler resigned Wednesday night.
Democrats unveil bill to raise minimum wage to $15
U.S. News // 10 hours ago
Democrats unveil bill to raise minimum wage to $15
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- With the support of 181 cosponsors, congressional Democrats introduced legislation Wednesday to gradually increase the federal minimum wage to $15 by 2024.
Tennessee teacher sentenced to 20 years in prison for kidnapping student
U.S. News // 12 hours ago
Tennessee teacher sentenced to 20 years in prison for kidnapping student
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A former Tennessee teacher was sentenced to 20 years in prison Wednesday for kidnapping a 15-year-old female student in 2017.
Pew Poll: Border wall supporters, detractors won't concede to end shutdown
U.S. News // 14 hours ago
Pew Poll: Border wall supporters, detractors won't concede to end shutdown
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A Pew Research Center survey found that a majority of people both in favor of and of President Donald Trump's border wall wouldn't concede to end the shutdown.
Smoking speeds up aging, study shows
Health News // 16 hours ago
Smoking speeds up aging, study shows
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Smoking has always been tied to negative health outcomes, but new research zeros in on exactly what harm it causes.
Schizophrenia may be linked to a genetic mutation in childhood
Health News // 17 hours ago
Schizophrenia may be linked to a genetic mutation in childhood
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Schizophrenia may come from a structural abnormality caused by a genetic mutation in the brain during childhood, a study says.
China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says
World News // 18 hours ago
China's modernized military could threaten Taiwan, U.S. report says
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- China has rapidly modernized its military and increased defense spending for two decades, posing a security threat to Asia, a U.S. defense report said.
Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.
World News // 19 hours ago
Latest caravans from El Salvador, Honduras start treks to U.S.
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- Two new migrant caravans from Central America are on their way to the U.S.
Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses
World News // 19 hours ago
Japanese sumo champion Kisenosato to retire after losses
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- A native Japanese sumo champion is retiring from the sport following a number of losses in the ring.
Legionnaires' disease lingers in shower, other home water sources, study says
Health News // 19 hours ago
Legionnaires' disease lingers in shower, other home water sources, study says
Jan. 16 (UPI) -- If you take a shower, you risk contracting a deadly disease, according to a recent study.
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Democrats unveil bill to raise minimum wage to $15
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John Engler resigns as Michigan State University interim president
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Tennessee teacher sentenced to 20 years in prison for kidnapping student
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