Trump speaks about midterm election results

Read the New York Times article here. But the rosiest expectations of some Democrats - that they could create a "blue wave" even when playing defense on the Senate map - proved unfounded. The news conference followed midterm results that saw Re... More..

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Doctors Suspect Man Died Of Extremely Rare Disease After Eating Squirrel Brains
by | Saturday, October 20, 2018

Doctors Suspect Man Died Of Extremely Rare Disease After Eating Squirrel Brains

Judging by his brain scans and other tests, the man had likely come down with variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD), a form of the rare and universally fatal neurodegenerative ailment . Many sufferers lapse...More..

Breast Cancer Screening For Early Detection
by | Sunday, October 14, 2018

Breast Cancer Screening For Early Detection

As a new business in the community, Larson says it feels great to be a part of such an incredible cause. Like most people, we have had friends and family battle cancer. "It is so incredibly important we do al...More..

by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

In apparent change of tactics, Trump openly mocks accuser of Brett Kavanaugh

The FBI was also due to question Leland Keyser and PJ Smyth, two people who Ford said were at the gathering of teenagers where Kavanaugh allegedly assaulted her. "I just say it's kind of appalling", Flake sai...More..

American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research
by | Tuesday, October 02, 2018

American, Japanese win Nobel for cancer research

The prizes for achievements in science, literature and peace were created in accordance with the will of dynamite inventor and businessman Alfred Nobel and have been awarded since 1901. James Allison of the Un...More..

Gov. Ducey Wants Cindy McCain To Approve Of Her Husband's Replacement
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Gov. Ducey Wants Cindy McCain To Approve Of Her Husband's Replacement

Those in Arizona who knew, respected, watched and loved Sen. "Cernovich's promotion of violent misogyny and defense of rape were the drivers of his rise to public view", the Southern Poverty Law Center rep...More..

White House Flags Back At Full Staff After McCain’s Death
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

White House Flags Back At Full Staff After McCain’s Death

While tributes have poured in highlighting the Arizona Republican's lifetime of service, Trump issued a single, terse tweet on Saturday that sent his "deepest sympathies and respect" to the bereaved family, wit...More..

West Nile virus risk raised to moderate level statewide
by | Saturday, August 25, 2018

West Nile virus risk raised to moderate level statewide

So far in IN there have been two confirmed cases of West Nile virus disease in humans, in Hamilton and Vanderburgh counties. "To date, there have no human cases reported , no positive mosquito pools identifi...More..

Google Fit gets a hearty makeover to help you stay in shape
by | Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Google Fit gets a hearty makeover to help you stay in shape

Google Fit , while functional hasn't been quite on par with competitors since its launch. The science is there, but keeping users engaged has proven to be a major problem, said Margaret Hollendoner, senior pr...More..

West Nile virus infection reported in Fairfax County
by | Saturday, August 04, 2018

West Nile virus infection reported in Fairfax County

The agency didn't release any specific details on the case, but said the virus has been confirmed in mosquitoes throughout the county. The disease is most commonly transmitted to humans through a mosquito b...More..

Federal Housing Goes Smoke Free Today
by | Friday, August 03, 2018

Federal Housing Goes Smoke Free Today

Public housing authorities prepared for this for almost two years when HUD first announced the new rule. The ban prohibits smoking tobacco products in all indoor common areas, administrative offices, living u...More..

Get 2 Portillo's hot dogs for only $5 this week
by | Thursday, July 19, 2018

Get 2 Portillo's hot dogs for only $5 this week

National Ice Cream Day was a personal favorite, but that has since come and gone. JJ's Red Hots- Their All America hot dogs are on sale for $2. Frankly, National Hot Dog Day brings forth hot deals on some...More..

CDC warning on Kellogg's Honey Smacks:
by | Friday, July 13, 2018

CDC warning on Kellogg's Honey Smacks: "Do not eat this cereal"

At least 30 of the affected people have been hospitalized following the outbreak. Pennsylvania (8), MA (7), and California (6) have the most cases, but illnesses are widespread and affecting all ages. Though ...More..

PM told to come clean on funding source for NHS boost
by | Wednesday, June 20, 2018

PM told to come clean on funding source for NHS boost

Theresa May insisted in a speech at the weekend that savings could be made once the United Kingdom was no longer paying annual membership subscriptions to the European Union and this could be diverted to the NH...More..

Social Security to tap reserves to cover 2018 benefits
by | Friday, June 08, 2018

Social Security to tap reserves to cover 2018 benefits

Income to the Medicare fund is expected to be lower than estimated a year ago because of "lower payroll taxes attributable to lowered wages in 2017 and lower levels of projected gross domestic product", the Tre...More..

Weinstein faces sex charges amid #MeToo reckoning
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

Weinstein faces sex charges amid #MeToo reckoning

Weinstein's spokesman Juda Engelmayer and his lawyer Benjamin Brafman both declined to comment to Reuters on Thursday on the charges. Police in Los Angeles and London have also been investigating reports f...More..

FDA Approves First Non-Opioid Drug to Treat Withdrawal Sx
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

FDA Approves First Non-Opioid Drug to Treat Withdrawal Sx

Lucemyra, a selective alpha 2-adrenergic receptor agonist, works by reducing the release of norepinephrine and decreasing sympathetic tone; the actions of norepinephrine in the autonomic nervous system are beli...More..

Romaine lettuce E-coli outbreak spreads to MS
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

Romaine lettuce E-coli outbreak spreads to MS

Three more states reported cases-Mississippi, Tennessee, and Wisconsin-putting the number of affected states at 22. Romaine lettuce is the only common ingredient identified among the salads eaten by those who g...More..

Rapper Kanye West calls Trump 'my brother,' says they share 'dragon energy'
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Rapper Kanye West calls Trump 'my brother,' says they share 'dragon energy'

I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does. "Because he loves Trump!" I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does. Trump and West have an ongoing relationship, with the pair mee...More..

Brittany man first to receive double face transplant
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

Brittany man first to receive double face transplant

The hours-long operation was led by Prof Laurent Lantieri , a specialist in hand and face transplants who carried out Mr Hamon's initial surgery eight years ago. Hamon said he has accepted his new face. ...More..

Steve Wozniak, The Apple Co-Founder, States He Is Leaving Facebook
by | Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Steve Wozniak, The Apple Co-Founder, States He Is Leaving Facebook

In an email interview with USA Today , Wozniak criticized Facebook's use of private information to improve target advertising, writing that the company monetizes its users's data and renders them "product ...More..

German police thwart attack on Berlin Half Marathon
by | Monday, April 09, 2018

German police thwart attack on Berlin Half Marathon

He says, "this was a disgusting and sad day for the people of Muenster, all of Germany ... and also the people of The Netherlands, who were sitting here and became victims". "We have to wait, and we are inves...More..

Military parade marks Pakistan Day celebrations
by | Sunday, March 25, 2018

Military parade marks Pakistan Day celebrations

Later, the armed forces' contingents began the parade, saluting the chief guests as they passed by. Skydivers from the three armed forces demonstrated their ability to jump with the national flag. The move come...More..

by | Saturday, March 17, 2018

Kremlin says response to Britain could come 'any minute'

As the global scandal gathers pace, Skripal and his daughter remain in critical condition after exposure to the Soviet-designed chemical Novichok on March 4 in the southwestern English city of Salisbury. In a...More..

Shelby County boasts the lowest gas prices
by | Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Shelby County boasts the lowest gas prices

Month over month the price dropped by 4 cents a gallon but remain almost 23 cents a gallon higher year over year. This is lower than the national average of $2.51/g. Today, those prices have pushed over the $3 ...More..

SC Legalizes Passive Euthanasia: Right to Die With Dignity
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

SC Legalizes Passive Euthanasia: Right to Die With Dignity

Aruna Shanbaug , 25, was a nurse in the King Edward Memorial Hospital in Mumbai when she was assaulted on November 27, 1973 by a sweeper. "There was no bedsore on her, which means she was not in a vegetative ...More..

HOCKEY: Ireland seal first Shah Cup win to see off India
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

HOCKEY: Ireland seal first Shah Cup win to see off India

Ireland lost their previous four matches. India began strongly and earned back-to-back penalty corners in the fifth minute. Shane O'Donoghue scored Ireland's lone goal in the 57th minute to complete the final...More..

Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France
by | Sunday, March 11, 2018

Six Nations: Ireland win 2018 title after England's defeat to France

Ireland will complete the third Grand Slam in their history if they beat England at Twickenham next Saturday. "It's going to take us some time (to adapt), it's not going to come quickly". John Barclay admits B...More..

Futuristic mascots for Tokyo Olympics
by | Friday, March 02, 2018

Futuristic mascots for Tokyo Olympics

After a nationwide selection process in Japan's schools, students have selected their Games' mascots . "The mascot has a strong sense of justice and is very athletic", the notes about the mascot said. ...More..

GOP mega-donor Adelson offers to pay for part of Jerusalem embassy
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

GOP mega-donor Adelson offers to pay for part of Jerusalem embassy

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson signed off on the security plan for the new embassy on Thursday. State Department officials are now examining the possibility of accepting funds for all or most of the plann...More..

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Alcohol use biggest preventable risk factor for dementia

The findings come from an observational study of more than a million adults who were diagnosed with dementia between 2008-2013. Alcohol disorders could increase a person's risk of having early-onset deme...More..

Bringing family to India coming 'full circle': PM
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Bringing family to India coming 'full circle': PM

Last April, he refused to meet visiting Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan because of it. Is Justin Trudeau meeting Captain Amarinder Singh, or is he not? While extending a warm welcome to Justin Trudeau du...More..

AAA: Gas Prices Will Hit $3/Gallon
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

AAA: Gas Prices Will Hit $3/Gallon

Nebraska- $2.56/g, down 3.3 cents per gallon from last week's $2.59/g. States with the lowest average gasoline prices: MS ($2.25), SC ($2.27), Alabama ($2.27), OH ($2.27), Missouri ($2.28), Texas ($2.29), Ark...More..

Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'
by | Monday, February 19, 2018

Cleaning chemicals 'as bad for women's lungs as smoking'

CLEANING your home is as bad for your lungs as smoking 20 a day for 20 years, scientists warn. The study was conducted to find what effects do the cleaning products chemicals have on the long-run. Most of t...More..