MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” Vermont lawmakers have passed the country's first state bill to require the labeling of genetically modified foods as such, setting up a war between powerful lobbyists for the behemoth U.S. food industry and an American public that overwhelmingly says it approves of the idea.
Slavyansk (Ukraine) (AFP) - US President Barack Obama said Thursday Russia was not abiding by agreements aimed at defusing the crisis in Ukraine and warned of "consequences." "There was some possibility that Russia could take the wiser course after the meeting in Geneva. So far at least we have seen them not abide by the spirit or the letter of the agreement in Geneva," Obama said in Tokyo in his first public comments since the Geneva meeting.
One suspect is in custody and another remains at large after agents raided a Shasta County marijuana garden.
The former tribal leader accused of gunning down four people in February’s mass shooting in Alturas was back in court Wednesday.
Spiders and snakes are usually the top of the list of people’s greatest fears.
Redding priest, Father George Snyder, will soon be in Rome to witness Pope John Paul II be canonized as a saint.
Yankees right-hander Michael Pineda admitted to using pine tar on the baseball during the second inning of Wednesday's 5-1 loss to the Red Sox at Fenway Park, but said he did it not to cheat, rather to ensure he did not hit anyone with an errant pitch.
LaMarcus Aldridge scored 43 points and Damian Lillard made six free throws down the stretch to give the Portland Trail Blazers a 112-105 win over the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night and a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series.
Patrick Kane scored his second goal of the game at 11:17 of overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the St. Louis Blues 4-3 on Wednesday night to even their first-round playoff series at two games apiece.
The Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks will open the 2014-15 NFL season against the Green Bay Packers on Thursday, Sept. 4.