New Brewery Opens In LynnThe Bent Water Brewing Company held its grand opening Saturday on Commercial Street just off the Lynnway. The event featured tours of the facility, live music, local food and beer.
Report: NFL Sought To Influence Study On Brain InjuriesA senior House Democrat has found that National Football League officials improperly sought to influence a government study on the link between football and brain disease. The report by New Jersey Rep. Frank Pallone says the league tried to strong-arm the National Institutes of Health into taking the project away from a researcher that the NFL feared was biased.
Future Of Transportation in TexasResearchers at UT Austin look into new technologies to make traveling in Texas easier to afford as part of a smart city challenge grant.
Supreme Court Rejects Blagojevich Appeal AgainThe U.S. Supreme Court has again denied a motion to hear former Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s appeal of his corruption convictions. The nation’s highest court first rejected Blagojevich’s request in March, but his attorneys filed a petition for rehearing in April. The Supreme Court turned down that petition Monday without comment.
FBI May Question Clinton As Email Probe Nears CompletionFBI agents probing whether Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server imperiled government secrets appear close to completing their work. The FBI has spoken with Huma Abedin, a Clinton confidant who was among the Democratic presidential front runner's closest aides at the State Department.
Public Health Department To Hold Meeting Over Cleaning Procedures In Porter RanchThe Los Angeles County Department of Public Health will hold a meeting Monday to remedy deficiencies in Southern California Gas Company’s cleaning procedures of Porter Ranch homes. The Stop-Work order came late Sunday and pertained to a cleanup operation by SoCal Gas Co. and its contractors at the homes of residents who were relocated because of the gas leak at the Aliso Canyon natural gas storage facility.