Texas, the state that puts to death the most prisoners in the US, will soon run out of the drug used for lethal injections. A spokesman for the Texas Department of Justice said that the state's stock pentobarbital,
Greeley, Colo., has an image problem. Actually, it's more of an odor problem. A meatpacking plant is on the northeast side of town, and when the wind blows just right, you can't miss the smell — a cross
Malaysian rescue workers are searching for more than 30 Indonesians missing after their boat sank in heavy seas off Johor state late on Thursday night. The Indonesians, who are thought to be illegal workers,
The country just completed a once-in-a-decade leadership transition earlier this year, though, and the new management is eager to show its reform-minded stripes amid a slowdown in the Chinese economy.
The FDA said Saturday it would step up its surveillance of "green leafy products" from Mexico, after a rare parasite linked to a lettuce supplier there caused illness in more than 400 people in 16 U.S.