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Delta announces new requirements for travelers with support animals

Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Delta Airlines announced Friday new documentation requirements for customers traveling with support animals. The airline said in a statement the new...

Coca-Cola announces plan to recycle 100 percent of its packaging by 2030

Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Coca-Cola announced on Friday a new recycling initiative that will collect and reuse 100 percent of its packaging by 2030. The...

Calif. warns employers they could be prosecuted for voluntarily cooperating with ICE

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- California officials warned employers Thursday that they may face prosecution and fines if they give personal information on employees to...

House approves short-term spending bill, Senate Democrats vow to block it

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- The House on Thursday night passed a stopgap spending bill to avoid a government shutdown, but it now goes to...

Prosecutors drop charges against 129 Inauguration Day protesters

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Prosecutors dropped charges Thursday against more than 100 protesters arrested during the presidential inauguration, court documents indicated. The U.S. Attorney's Office...

Calif. parents of 13 children held captive charged with torture

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- A California couple accused of abusing and starving their 13 adult and juvenile children face up to 94 years in...

Facebook names former American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to board of directors

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Facebook named former American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault as the newest member of its board of directors on Thursday. Facebook CEO...

Speaker Paul Ryan: Military past ‘breaking point’ over budget cuts

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday budget cuts are putting services members' lives at stake by creating readiness problems in...

Study: Looming student loan crisis could be worse than anticipated

WASHINGTON -- Nearly 40 percent of students who entered college in 2004 may default on their student loan debt within five years, according to...

Amazon picks 20 locations as finalists for second headquarters

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- After reviewing 238 proposals from across the United States, Canada and Mexico, Amazon on Thursday announced 20 locations as finalists...