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POTUS: Protecting the Progress We’ve Made with Wall Street Reform [video]

In this week's address, Senator Elizabeth Warren joined President Obama to discuss how far we've come since the financial crisis, when the …

Financial markets

Clinton's VP Pick, Virginia Senator Tim Kaine

"By picking Tim Kaine, Hillary Clinton has shown her revealed preferences. It's not what you say, it's what you do."

American South

House of Smoke Recalls Wild Boar Brotwurst

The Smoked Wild Boar Brotwurst items were produced and packed on various dates.

Wild boar

Kansas City International Airport Passengers Up in June

For the year to date, boardings are up 6 percent.

Air Travel

Nu Skin Recalls Mist Diffusers

Mold can develop on the product, posing a health risk to individuals with compromised immune systems, damaged lungs or an allergy to mold.

Skin

Best in Show for the 2016 Focus on Missouri Agriculture Photo Contest

Beauty of the Farm, Faces of the Farm, Farm Selfie, Farmer's Life and Pride of the Farm

Agriculture

Cannondale Commuter Bicycles Recall

The bicycle's fork axle can crack, posing a fall hazard.

Phone Companies Called on to Provide Free Robocall Blocking Tools

Robocalls have become rampant in recent years and are the top consumer complaint reported to the FCC.

Phones

Lorex Recalls Video Baby Monitors

The video monitor's batteries can overheat, swell and expand and cause the battery cover to open or come off. This can expose hot batteries, posing a …

EFF Lawsuit Takes on DMCA Section 1201

Washington DC - infoZine - EFF’s lawsuit, filed with co-counsel Brian Willen, Stephen Gikow, and Lauren Gallo White of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & …

CDA Awards $60 Million to Battle Zika Virus

Atlanta, GA - infoZine- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will begin making awards totaling nearly $60 million to states, cities, …

Pregnancy

Spirit Airlines to Begin Nonstop Flights Between MCI and MCO

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Spirit Airlines announced Thursday that the carrier will begin nonstop flights between Kansas City International Airport …

Kansas City Man Sentenced for Producing Child Porn

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Michael Dye, 48, of Kansas City, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Howard F. Sachs to 15 years in federal prison …

Kansas City

World Bank Report Recommends Deeper Healthcare Reforms in China

Beijing, China - infoZine - China needs to further reform its health system with a number of critical steps to meet the growing health needs of the …

Asia

Raytown, Kansas City Men Indicted for Bankruptcy Fraud

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Kenneth Mabrie, 66, of Raytown, and Curtis Jones, 53, of Kansas City, were charged in a five-count indictment returned …

Fraud

Lawsuits Aim to Block Anthem's Acquisition of Cigna, and Humana

Washington DC - infoZine - The department and state attorneys general filed these two merger challenges in the U.S. District Court for the District …

Anthem, Inc.

St. Joseph Solar Company's Owner Sentenced in $1.4 Million Fraud Scheme

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - Trevor Dryden, 36, of Texas but formerly of St. Joseph, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Beth Phillips to two years …

Fraud

Human Rights All but Absent in New World Bank Policy

Washington, DC - infoZine - The bank’s third, and most likely final, draft of its new environmental and social framework, published on July 20, 2016, …

Human Rights

9/11 Widow/Activist on the Declassified Saudi Arabia Pages

Washington DC - infoZine - Last Friday afternoon, just before Congress left for its summer vacation, the U.S. government declassified with light …

Saudi Arabia

Jury Finds Against Tri-State Holdings for Consumer Real Estate Fraud

Kansas City, MO - infoZine - A Jackson County jury returned a decision against Tri-State Holdings, Brandon Miller and Tony Caldwell on three claims …

Fraud

Human Rights Watch Calls Out Ukraine and Russia for Torture, Disappearances in East

Kiev - infoZine - The 56-page report, “‘You Don’t Exist’: Arbitrary Detentions, Enforced Disappearances, and Torture in Eastern Ukraine,” is based on …

Human Rights

Hubble Studies Earth-sized Exoplanets [video]

Washington DC - infoZine - Specifically, they discovered that the exoplanets TRAPPIST-1b and TRAPPIST-1c, approximately 40 light-years away, are …

Science

Justice Department Settles with Anheuser-Busch InBev

Washington DC - infoZine - The Department of Justice announced Wednesday that it has agreed to a settlement with Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI) that will …

Beer

FAO Says Indigenous Peoples Are Central to Combat Climate Change, Infographic

Rome, Italy - infoZine - Speaking at an event on the sidelines of the 23rd session of the Committee on Forestry, FAO Assistant-Director General René …

Climate

NASA to Explore New Ways to Protect Astronauts

Washington DC - infoZine - Work under the Translational Research Institute Cooperative Agreement, overseen by NASA’s Human Research Program, begins …

Science

Kickass Torrents Owner Charged with Copyright Infringement

Washington DC - infoZine - U.S. authorities have charged the alleged owner of today’s most visited illegal file-sharing website with criminal …

Domain names

Enbridge Settles 2010 Oil Spills in Michigan and Illinois

The Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Wednesday announced a settlement with Enbridge Energy Limited Partnership and …

Michigan

Children's Jewelry Recall

Washington DC - infoZine - This recall involves (about 6,700 bracelets and 3,300 necklaces (in addition, 300 bracelets and 100 necklaces sold in …

Jewelry

SBA Small Business FAQs Updated

Washington DC - infoZine - The SBA Office of Advocacy has updated its most widely used publication: “Frequently Asked Questions about Small …

Small Business