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Highway, bridge money at risk: Senate to vote
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Racing to adjourn for the summer, the Senate scheduled major votes Tuesday on proposals to keep federal highway funds flowing across the nation â€” billions of dollars to avert layoffs for construction workers and shutdowns of road and bridge projects just before the November elections.
Jury awards Ventura $1.8M in defamation case
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) â€” A jury awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million on Tuesday in his lawsuit against the estate of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle.
Appeals court upholds labels on meat packages
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld new government rules requiring labels on packaged steaks, ribs and other cuts of meat to say where the animals were born, raised and slaughtered.