Cattle & Pork Higher, Grain Mixed On Chicago Board Of Trade
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GOP Attacks Obama For Considering Changes To Deportation Policy
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and 21 other Republican senators are accusing President Barack Obama of disregarding the rule of law and the Constitution by considering administrative changes to the nation's deportations policy.
Ukraine Government Accuses Russia Of Backing Separatists
SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine's acting president has accused Russia of backing separatists in the country's restive east and demanded that Moscow stop its intimidation campaign and leave his country alone.
Oklahoma To Hold First Double Executions Since 1937
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says two death row inmates at the center of the state's legal flap will both be executed Tuesday, the state's first double execution since 1937.
Supreme Court Refuses To Overturn Death Sentence For Kentucky Man
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says there will be no new sentencing hearing for a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.
Quarantine Area Expanded In Texas For Citrus Disease
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — The state Department of Agriculture has expanded a quarantine area to slow the spread of the citrus greening disease for two South Texas counties.
Pop Star Chris Brown’s DC Trial To Be Delayed For Months
WASHINGTON (AP) — Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington has been delayed for months.
Obama Administration Cuts Levels Of Allowable Coal Dust
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is cutting the amount of coal dust allowed in coal mines in an effort to help reduce black lung disease.
USPS Union Plans Protest Over Postal Counters In Staples Stores
WASHINGTON (AP) — Postal workers plan protests in 27 states Thursday against the opening of postal counters in Staples stores that are staffed with Staples employees.
Grain & Cattle Mixed, Pork Higher On Chicago Board Of Trade
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.