Congress facing immigration fight, tension on tariffs

The tariffs angered many Republicans, who fear they will touch off a trade war with American allies. Joining Corker in introducing the plan was Democratic Sen. Senate Republicans anxious about a possible trade war with USA allies Canada , Mexic... More..

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Sleeping in on weekends may extend your life, new study finds
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Sleeping in on weekends may extend your life, new study finds

Torbjörn Åkerstedt , professor at the, led the study, in which his team assessed data gathered from a cohort of 43,880 participants over the course of 13 years. Individuals in the study who slept for fewer th...More..

Nipah Virus: Outbreaks in Karnataka, Symptoms & precautions
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Nipah Virus: Outbreaks in Karnataka, Symptoms & precautions

As Nipah virus infection takes a toll in Kerala , people from the state living in Nagpur are keeping track of the developments back home. Meanwhile, following a complaint from the state Health Department, ...More..

World Health Organization says 'high risk' Ebola will spread in DR Congo
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

World Health Organization says 'high risk' Ebola will spread in DR Congo

It went on to kill more than 11,300 people, in the deadliest ever Ebola epidemic. WHO Deputy Director-General for Emergency Preparedness and Response Peter Salama had told reporters on Thursday that the ris...More..

Ireland Test debut ends in defeat
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Ireland Test debut ends in defeat

It was our first Test match and it was tough on the first day, we struggled a bit with the emotions. Ireland , following on in the second innings in its debut Test against Pakistan at the Malahide Oval in ...More..

Primary election day - what you need to know
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Primary election day - what you need to know

Hyatt are going through the nominating process and will vie to succeed the retiring Andy Olson in the November general election . Reaching that level might be tough. Eighty-four candidates are running in 18 ...More..

Salmonella outbreak sickens people following multi-state egg recall
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Salmonella outbreak sickens people following multi-state egg recall

The eggs were distributed from a farm in Hyde County, North Carolina and reached consumers in the following states: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virgini...More..

USA school shooting injures one; 14-year-old gunman in custody
by | Sunday, May 13, 2018

USA school shooting injures one; 14-year-old gunman in custody

One person was shot in the arm , and a teen boy was detained. "The student said he was only joking, but deputies later found two semiautomatic rifles, two handguns and 90 high-capacity magazines at the student...More..

Ebola virus disease - Democratic Republic of the Congo
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ebola virus disease - Democratic Republic of the Congo

However, research by Kent University suggests a drive to vaccinate the entire population wouldn't be an effective way of stopping the disease spread. A spokesman for the director of epidemiology in DRC said ...More..

Army Surgeons Grow New Ear in Soldier's Arm for Transplant
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Army Surgeons Grow New Ear in Soldier's Arm for Transplant

Burrage lost her ear in 2016 at the age of 19 when a tire on the auto she was driving from MS to Fort Bliss, Texas, suddenly blew out, causing the vehicle to flip several times before she was ejected from it. J...More..

One dead from Ebola, 11 others infected, DRC confirms
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

One dead from Ebola, 11 others infected, DRC confirms

Seven people with a hemorrhagic fever, including two confirmed cases of Ebola , were hospitalized in Bikoro as of Thursday, according to Health Minister Oly Ilunga. The overall risk at the regional level is ...More..

IPL 2018: Warm Delhi to host DD vs SRH clash
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

IPL 2018: Warm Delhi to host DD vs SRH clash

The Bangladeshi spinner claimed Roy's wicket right in the next delivery, giving the hosts no room to recover with two wickets for 21 runs with both Prithvi Shaw and Jason Roy dismissed at 9 and 11 runs respec...More..

by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Arab League Stresses Need to Review Iran Nuclear Deal

The president was quoted saying the following. "It didn't bring calm, it didn't bring peace, and it never will". The US President declared on May 8 that the country had withdrawn from the Iran nuclear deal ...More..

Melanoma Monday raising awareness about dangers of skin cancer
by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Melanoma Monday raising awareness about dangers of skin cancer

Esta Kronberg, dermatologist . These can either turn into cancers or be cancer when they start. S. #210, Edina and on Monday, May 21, from 5:30 to 8 p.m.at Minnesota Oncology Maplewood Cancer Center, 1580 Beam...More..

by | Tuesday, May 08, 2018

Trump urges West Virginia Republicans to oppose Blankenship

He also is running television ads targeting the Taiwanese heritage of McConnell's wife, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. Morrisey, one of the two beneficiaries of Trump's tweet , said he hasn't s...More..

Indian Officials Upset By Lack Of Progress In Fighting Air Pollution
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

Indian Officials Upset By Lack Of Progress In Fighting Air Pollution

The new figures were released by the WHO along with the revelation that a staggering 9 out of 10 people around the world are still breathing polluted air, causing around 7 million deaths around the globe ever...More..

We're 'Shocked' By Adamawa Mosque Bombing - Presidency
by | Friday, May 04, 2018

We're 'Shocked' By Adamawa Mosque Bombing - Presidency

In addition, a rescue worker that was involved in the rescue operation said that 68 people were wounded and 42 people were killed. However, the police in Adamawa had earlier said 27 people were killed from th...More..

Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's nomination to SC
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's nomination to SC

The sources cited paucity of time - the collegium also discussed plans to elevate more judges, in addition to Justice Joseph, from the high courts to the Supreme Court during the 30-minute meeting - and an atte...More..

Australia hope for DN Test vs India
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Australia hope for DN Test vs India

Cricket Australia's hopes of kicking off the India series at Adelaide with the day-night Test is unlikely to get a green signal from the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). "If you look at the la...More..

Arizona Happy Jack Tinder Wildfire Spreads to 8000 Acres, Forces Mandatory Evacuations
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Arizona Happy Jack Tinder Wildfire Spreads to 8000 Acres, Forces Mandatory Evacuations

The cause of the fire was listed as "under investigation" and "human" on InciWeb . "I'm issuing today's declaration to ensure that they have the necessary resources to protect the lives, pets and property o...More..

Madrid wary of Champions League home setbacks in Bayern visit
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Madrid wary of Champions League home setbacks in Bayern visit

The five-time Ballon d'Or winner's best moment in this fixture came in the quarter-finals last season when he scored five of Madrid's six goals in their 6-3 aggregate victory . We are not going to think too ...More..

Rams ship Tavon Austin to Cowboys for 6th-round pick
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Rams ship Tavon Austin to Cowboys for 6th-round pick

The eighth overall pick in 2013 out of Baylor, Austin's career never took off the way many had anticipated. He wasn't even promised a spot on the roster this upcoming season. The Cowboys have also been rumored ...More..

Rahul Gandhi's busy schedule forces singer to cut short Vande Mataram
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Rahul Gandhi's busy schedule forces singer to cut short Vande Mataram

PM Modi dialled Gandhi after a Karnataka bound chartered plane carrying the Congress chief developed some technical snags mid-air on Thursday. And after that a person was heard telling the singers just to sing ...More..

Facebook brings sleep mode to Messenger Kids providing more control to Parents
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Facebook brings sleep mode to Messenger Kids providing more control to Parents

The new option is being controlled by a parent from the Parent Control center in the parent's Facebook account. During those "off times", the kids will not be able to send or receive messages in the chat ap...More..

Deutsche Bank (DB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Deutsche Bank (DB) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

The recent appointment of Sewing - who has a background in retail banking, auditing and risk - had suggested a shift away from the investment bank. Earnings from Germany's flagship lender fell short of analys...More..

Russia, Syria to bring 17 eyewitnesses of events in Douma to OPCW
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Russia, Syria to bring 17 eyewitnesses of events in Douma to OPCW

When the OPCW's fact-finding mission arrived in Damascus on April 14, it was delayed during its first entry to Douma by attacks . Moscow had said the April 7 gas attack that purportedly took place in Doum...More..

Carlisle Elks to hold prescription drug takeback event Saturday
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Carlisle Elks to hold prescription drug takeback event Saturday

Saturday in the parking lot of the Billings Elks Lodge, 934 Lewis Ave. Medicines that languish in home cabinets are highly susceptible to diversion, misuse and abuse. "We think these take back results confirm a...More..

Abby Lee Miller Diagnosed With Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Following Release From Jail
by | Friday, April 20, 2018

Abby Lee Miller Diagnosed With Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma Following Release From Jail

He told People , this is a preliminary diagnosis but he anticipates she will need chemotherapy or radiation dependent on the "sensitivity of the tumor ". "When Abby first went to the ER, she was nearly unab...More..

Trump says he will maintain maximum pressure until North Korea denuclearises
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Trump says he will maintain maximum pressure until North Korea denuclearises

It was a disappointment for Japan. President Donald Trump says he has agreed to intensify discussions with Japan on trade and investment issues. Abe who made strenuous efforts to court Trump even before h...More..

Video captures MN murder suspect and her alleged victim
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Video captures MN murder suspect and her alleged victim

Riess, 56, of Blooming Prairie is accused of killing her husband in Minnesota and later a woman in Florida. David owned and operated a farm for fishing bait - Prairie Wax Worms. Another surveillance camera phot...More..

by | Monday, April 16, 2018

More than 200 Million Eggs Recalled over Potential Salmonella Contamination

As of Friday, the FDA states there have been 22 reported illnesses on the East Coast traced back to a farm in Hyde County, N.C. The FDA notes that the farm produces 2.3 million eggs per day and has a USDA inspe...More..

Trump says Syria strike was 'perfectly executed'
by | Sunday, April 15, 2018

Trump says Syria strike was 'perfectly executed'

Raw video footage and images from Syria show missiles darting through the sky during the attack. The strikes appeared to have taken place far from Russia's bases near the Syrian coast. Syria's government...More..

John Boehner Gets into the Legal Weed Business
by | Saturday, April 14, 2018

John Boehner Gets into the Legal Weed Business

According to the company's website, Acreage's mission "is to become the world's leading cannabis company, bringing safe, affordable cannabis to everyone who needs it". "This is a great step for the industry and...More..

Seahawks postponed Kaepernick workout after he declined to stop anthem protests
by | Friday, April 13, 2018

Seahawks postponed Kaepernick workout after he declined to stop anthem protests

Eric Reid was also asked for assurances from the Bengals that he would not participate in on-field activism. In October, Kaepernick registered a grievance instance accusing NFL owners of colluding agai...More..

Number, severity of brain injuries raises dementia risk
by | Thursday, April 12, 2018

Number, severity of brain injuries raises dementia risk

A single TBI characterised as "severe" increased the risk by 35 per cent while a single "mild" TBI or concussion increased the risk by 17 per cent, revealed the research. This research encompassed a large study...More..

France says to help Saudi Arabia set up orchestra, opera
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

France says to help Saudi Arabia set up orchestra, opera

Prince Mohammed, 32, and President Emmanuel Macron both paint themselves as champions of their nations' plugged-in youths with a modernising message that has resonated strongly with younger Saudis and French ci...More..

by | Monday, April 09, 2018

Thomas Partey reveals Atletico plans for Sunday's Madrid derby

Ronaldo scores the opener. He made it look like it was the easiest thing in the world and it really wasn't. Ronaldo volleyed home Gareth Bale's left-wing cross for his 20th goal in 10 club appearances. Atle...More..

Things We Know About the Discovery of CDC Employee Dr. Timothy Cunningham
by | Friday, April 06, 2018

Things We Know About the Discovery of CDC Employee Dr. Timothy Cunningham

One popular rumor was that he was a whistle-blower who had warned others at the CDC that the vaccine used for the flu season had caused some of the high number of deaths from the illness. They said the state of...More..

Studies examine relationship between legal cannabis use, opioid prescriptions
by | Wednesday, April 04, 2018

Studies examine relationship between legal cannabis use, opioid prescriptions

In the first study , Hefei Wen of the University of Kentucky and Jason Hockenberry of Emory University found that the passage of medical and recreational marijuana laws were followed by reductions in Medi...More..

Synthetic Pot Linked To Severe Bleeding And Even Death In Illinois
by | Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Synthetic Pot Linked To Severe Bleeding And Even Death In Illinois

Officials are not releasing any information about the death, or the dozens of other cases where people were treated for severe bleeding from the eyes, nose, and lungs after using synthetic marijuana. Patrick La...More..

City Pols Blast Trump Administration Decision to Add Citizenship Question to Census
by | Sunday, April 01, 2018

City Pols Blast Trump Administration Decision to Add Citizenship Question to Census

Adding an untested question could seriously impair the Bureau's ability to produce an accurate population count and result in increased costs to the Census". And that brings me to the 2020 census. "And for the ...More..

CBSE announces Class X, XII re-exam
by | Friday, March 30, 2018

CBSE announces Class X, XII re-exam

While the Mathematics paper was conducted today, Class XII's Economics paper was conducted on Monday. On March 26, Class XII CBSE understudies were left shocked after the gossipy tidbits about their Economi...More..

Delhi Budget: Road fix to be major thrust area, says Kejriwal
by | Monday, March 26, 2018

Delhi Budget: Road fix to be major thrust area, says Kejriwal

While presenting the budget, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said "We are going to thread 26 programmes and schemes of Transport, Power, Environment and PWD departments for devising a unified system of p...More..

Arrests as English football fans flock to Amsterdam red light district
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Arrests as English football fans flock to Amsterdam red light district

England's Football Supporters' Federation chief executive Kevin Miles said there was no defence for the "atrocious anti-social behaviour by a minority of English fans". There were 27 members suspended in total...More..

Timing is questioned after Trump orders Pentagon to ban transgender troops
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Timing is questioned after Trump orders Pentagon to ban transgender troops

The White House issued the memorandum , which relied on recommendations from Defense Secretary James Mattis , and said that transgender individuals are "disqualified from military service except under limit...More..

Scott orders troopers to patrol Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
by | Saturday, March 24, 2018

Scott orders troopers to patrol Marjory Stoneman Douglas High

Reidy warned the judge the teen would remain in jail if she set a high bond amount. Judge Kim Theresa Mollica ordered that Cruz wear an ankle monitor and that police search his home in Lake Worth, Fla., for w...More..

Nixon, following first speech, is criticized by Democratic Party official
by | Thursday, March 22, 2018

Nixon, following first speech, is criticized by Democratic Party official

Nixon announced her bid for governor Monday; she'll run in the Demcratic primary against incumbent Andrew Cuomo . On the political front, Nixon made it clear where she stands on the Independent Democratic ...More..

Trump, Putin Speak; Kremlin Says Call Was Congratulatory
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Trump, Putin Speak; Kremlin Says Call Was Congratulatory

McCain has previously called Putin a murderer and a thug. Shortly after Mr. Trump and Putin spoke, the top members on the Senate Intelligence Committee held a press conference condemning Russian Federation fo...More..

Entire cast of Stranger Things gets a huge pay raise
by | Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Entire cast of Stranger Things gets a huge pay raise

That includes " Stranger Things " star Millie Bobby Brown who plays Eleven on the show. Some sources have told THR .com that the 14-year-old is set to earn as much as Ryder and Harbour, while others sugg...More..

Male contraceptive pill passes first safety test
by | Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Male contraceptive pill passes first safety test

Page explained that previous attempts to drive down testosterone levels to reduce sperm production led to side effects and liver toxicity. Despite these incredibly low levels of testosterone, the men did no...More..