The VA Is Shifting Its Opioid Policy, And Vets Aren't Happy

US | Steve Birr
NORWICH, CT - MARCH 23: Oxycodone pain pills prescribed for a patient with chronic pain lie on display. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

‘They need to take care of me’

Another Bird Flu Outbreak In Tennessee Makes Three In A Week

US | Thomas Phippen
An agriculture officer hauls carcasses of dead chickens to be destroyed (Photo: Shutterstock/ChameleonsEye)

Unlikely to transfer to humans

Tennessee Airman Carries Badly Injured Man Out Of Burning House To Safety

US | Jonah Bennett
Burning House

‘I hope we can get to the home in time’

Peyton Manning Could Run For Senate

Politics | Phillip Stucky
(Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

‘No formal decision’

Tennessee Gives Up On Likely Futile Push To Ban Junk Food From Food Stamps Program

US | Thomas Phippen
Are potato chips junk food? (Photo: ValeStock /

Arkansas moving forward with the ban

Another State Is Trying To Ban Junk Food From Food Stamp Users

US | Thomas Phippen
A little boy drinks some deliciously unhealthy soda. (Photo: Shutterstock/Dundanim)

‘you shouldn’t be using taxpayer dollars to consume junk food’

Series Of Bomb Threats Made Against Jewish Centers Across The US

National Security | Russ Read
Members of a police bomb disposal squad wearing blast protection equipments prepare to work near the site of an explosion at the Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo, in this photo taken by Kyodo November 23, 2015 file photo. REUTERS/Kyodo/Files

All the threats occurred on the same day, though the perpetrators remain unknown

Renegade Cow Lassoed On Highway By Sheriff's Office

US | Eric Lieberman
Cow idly waiting on the side of the road. [Shutterstock - Dmitry Sedakov]

Steer on the run!

Another State Reveals Grim Heroin Statistics

US | Steve Birr
Heroin overdose. [Shutterstock - SanchaiRat]

‘It is so potent’

Police Flush Out Prisoners Who Used Toilet To Escape Christmas Day

US | Amber Randall
The handcuffs of a suspect (REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn)

‘Difficult to fix this type of damage’

States Keep Spending Millions On Unjustified Vehicle Inspection Programs Backed By Lobbyists

US | Mark Lisheron
A car is inspected for emissions at a Tennessee Vehicle Inspection Center in Chattanooga, Tennessee November 4, 2015. REUTERS/Tami Chappell

‘No evidence exists showing the safety inspection program is effective’

Dash Cam Shows Cop Uses AR-15 To Gun Down Civilian

US | Amber Randall
Two police officers move toward a burning storefront during a demonstration in Oakland, California, U.S. following the election of Donald Trump as President of the United States November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Stephen Lam

‘I’ll kill you! You want to kill me?’

Man Drives Through Tennessee Wildfire, Makes It Out Alive

US | Annabel Scott

‘Everything is burning around us. Every cabin. Everything’

Mom: Bus Driver Asked Children, 'Who's Ready To Die?'

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ted Goodman
Rescue officials at the scene of a school bus crash involving several fatalities in Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S., November 21, 2016. Courtesy of Chattanooga Fire Dept/Handout via REUTERS

‘Every public safety professional’s worst nightmare’

Jury Rules Father Who Filmed Little Girls Showering Is Not Child Porn

US | Eric Lieberman
Man with binoculars [Shutterstock - gualtiero boffi]

Showering and trying on ‘bikini swimsuits’

Student Accused Of Sexual Harassment For Getting Prof's Name Wrong

Education | Blake Neff
Failing grade. [Shutterstock/Matt Benoit]

And it’s the Obama administration’s fault!

Free Speech Advocates Team Up To Defend Arrested Anti-BLM Protester

Education | Blake Neff
Tristan Rettke, protesting in a gorilla mask. [YouTube screengrab/]

Student charged with felony for wearing gorilla mask, handing out bananas