White House press secretary Sarah Sanders began her briefing on Wednesday by reading a statement from President Trump announcing his decision to revoke the security clearance of former CIA Director John Brennan, a prominent critic of the current administration. The statement went on to list other current and former officials whose clearances would be under review.
Months after winning a Supreme Court case over his refusal to make a wedding
The bodies of two missing Colorado girls who disappeared along with their
Michigan state Rep. Bettie Cook Scott is facing calls from 19 groups to
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A family of seven, including five young children, died on a remote Oregon road in a head-on collision on their way to an end-of-summer vacation in Las Vegas, a family member said Wednesday.
China has sacked a senior provincial official and is probing a former top drug regulator after a safety scandal at vaccine maker Changsheng Biotechnology Co Ltd, which again warned it could be delisted over the scandal. The company was accused in July of falsifying data for a rabies vaccine and manufacturing an ineffective vaccine for babies, sparking widespread consumer anger. While there were no known reports of people being harmed by the vaccines, regulators ordered Changsheng to halt their production and recall the rabies vaccine.
Trump continues to refer to the Mueller investigation as a "witch hunt," a conviction in the Manafort trial could help the investigators prove its legitimacy to a skeptical public
We get the lowdown on how the Blue Oval counts its cars.
A state of emergency has been declared in Florida as the worst red tide in a decade blackens the ocean water, killing dolphins, sea turtles and fish at a relentless pace. More than 100 tons of dead sea creatures have been shoveled up from smelly, deserted beaches in tourist areas along Florida's southwest coast as a result of the harmful algal bloom this month alone. In just the past week, 12 dolphins washed ashore dead in Sarasota County, typically the toll seen in an entire year.
The results of Tuesday’s primaries in Minnesota and Wisconsin were the latest in a series of revealing soundings from the region — tremors on the electoral Richter scale that help delineate the underlying forces shaping American politics.
A southern Delaware advocate for the homeless and those struggling with addiction has a new proposal for affordable shelter: Tiny houses.
Aretha Franklin often used her talent, fortune and platform to inspire millions of black Americans and support the fight for racial equality.
Kids with autism and their families enjoyed a day full of surfing and smiles at the Surfers Healing camp in Ocean City on Wednesday.
Big Fish Grill on the Wilmington is a contender in our Great Delaware Crab Cake Search. We liked George and Sons, but the lobster roll is still tops.
It’s a smart house, with a security system and HVAC that can be controlled remotely from a laptop or phone. It’s heated. cooled by a geothermal system.
Water lovers in Bethany Beach have been treated to a rare sight of humpback whales on the horizon. But they are not the only ones in the area.
Taco Tuesday is Taco Saturday for one weekend each year in Wilmington. The Delaware Taco Festival returns to Frawley Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
The News Journal's annual Readers' Choice competition! This is your chance to cast your vote for the best of the best in Delaware.
Mt. Cuba Center says that all heat-seeking plants truly require is well-drained soil; they'd flop or rot in what is conventionally called "good" soil.
Meet some of the dogs surrendered from a Georgetown breeder at the Brandywine Valley SPCA.
Tips for home owners and renters
Minimize pre-packaged carb- and sugar-laden options and, instead, plan for simple but healthful school lunches and snacks.
Is your house looking tired and shabby from the outside? Would you like to spruce it up to sell … or just to make coming home more enjoyable? There are tons of improvements you can undertake to give your house exterior a facelift, at a whole range of price points. Some are best done by a pro, but there are plenty of DIY possibilities, as well. Take a look at this list of 10 suggestions.Pull out the paintbrush. Painting is a time-honored, affordable way of making just about [...]
So you removed that old or diseased tree from your property. That’s one problem solved ... but now you’re left with a second dilemma: How to remove the tree stump? Check out this list of practical solutions.First: Why remove a stump?The question "How to remove that tree stump?" is best answered with another question. Why remove the stump? Your reasons will help determine the removal method you’ll use. Common motivations for getting rid of a tree stump [...]
While Windex is formulated as a cleaner and not recommended for human ailments, there is a liquid that is surprisingly versatile: white vinegar.
The other day I visited a young couple who’d recently bought their first home — a fixer-upper with good bones and an affordable price. They were feeling pretty pleased with their purchase. Until they noticed a smell of burning. Worriedly, they checked the whole house and finally tracked the smoky odor to their living room fireplace, which they’d never used. Funny thing, too — the stench got worse as summertime started. Why on earth would anyone be experiencing [...]
The right way to tango with a mango
Having a home-dwelling pet does not have to equate to smelly untidiness.
HGTV.com suggests there are a few other flooring trends sharing the stage.
Whole house fans (AKA attic fans) were first used in the U.S. a century ago, but fell out of favor as air conditioning became common. Now homeowners are taking a second look at this method of home cooling, which offers a host of advantages, along with a few drawbacks. Let’s compare attic fan vs. A/C cooling so you can make an informed choice.How does an attic fan work?First, a quick primer on whole house/attic fan operation. To begin, a powerful fan is installed, usually [...]
What’s the most important piece of furniture you’ll ever buy? IMHO, your bed heads the list. That’s where you spend approximately one-third of your time ... and the quality of your night’s sleep affects all your waking hours. That’s why it’s essential to purchase a bed that’s both comfortable and supportive. Here’s how to choose a bed.What to look for when buying a bedTest the mattress. Whenever possible, go to the store and lie [...]