Justice Dept. Tells 9 Sanctuary Cities Grant Money at Risk

It sent a letter warning the jurisdictions that they could lose certain federal grants if they fail to prove they are in compliance with federal law that requires them to communicate with federal officials about on immigration matters. "There's a l... More..

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Indiana March jobless rate of 3.9 percent lowest since '01
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Indiana March jobless rate of 3.9 percent lowest since '01

Commissioner Braun also noted private sector employment has grown by more than 39,300 over the year. Employers added a significant number of jobs in just three states last month and cut them in four. Over the y...More..

Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

The battle over the future of President Obama's climate policies is heating up. The meeting comes ahead of a summit of the Group of Seven wealthy nations in late May, which White House spokesman Sean Spicer s...More..

Janet Jackson shares first picture of her baby son
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Janet Jackson shares first picture of her baby son

The pop star, 50, gave birth to Eissa Al Mana in January. Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to meet Janet Jackson's baby boy. Speaking at the time Jackson said "Please, if you can try and understand tha...More..

by | Monday, April 10, 2017

April the giraffe closer to delivering but baby 'just not coming out'

In fact, one of 14-year-old Elli's five calves was stillborn. The park's live stream was interrupted briefly when YouTube pulled the feed after someone reported the images contained explicit material and nu...More..

Texas House Says No To Vouchers During Budget Debate
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Texas House Says No To Vouchers During Budget Debate

Teacher groups have opposed the bill, saying that it allows too much opportunity for contracts to be nullified and other abuses. Ten hours of debate Thursday and 93 proposed amendments to the state's $28.6 ...More..

Ralph Lauren to Close Polo Store On Fifth Avenue and Cut Jobs
by | Wednesday, April 05, 2017

Ralph Lauren to Close Polo Store On Fifth Avenue and Cut Jobs

The company said that the goods from the Fifth Avenue store will be sold at other Ralph Lauren stores in NY. The closure is part of the NY fashion company's plan to save $140m annually. The company still ha...More..

Sunstroke claims two in Maharashtra, many states reel under heatwave
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Sunstroke claims two in Maharashtra, many states reel under heatwave

According to the weather office, Anantapuramu, Kadapa and Kurnool in Rayalaseema have been registering temperature of around 40 degree Celsius. With as many as 13 observatories recording maximum temperature a...More..

Tiny fish leaves predators dazed and confused with venom cocktail
by | Tuesday, April 04, 2017

Tiny fish leaves predators dazed and confused with venom cocktail

Protein analysis performed on it found three components go into the mix - a neuropeptide also seen in cone snail venom, a lipase similar to one used by certain species of scorpions, and an opioid peptide. Bryan...More..

by | Monday, April 03, 2017

Risk of severe storms in New Orleans increased to 'enhanced'

An Enhanced Risk is forecast for east Texas and northwest Louisiana for late in the day into the night. Flash flooding will also be a concern due to the heavy rain in some storms, especially in areas that...More..

Playing Tetris can reduce onset of PTSD after trauma
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Playing Tetris can reduce onset of PTSD after trauma

The study is one of the first to test the hypothesis that early intervention can prevent evolution of intrusive memories into PTSD. The study, published recently in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, found t...More..

'Bad Luck' Mutations Linked to Higher Cancer Risk in New Study
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

'Bad Luck' Mutations Linked to Higher Cancer Risk in New Study

Vogelstein explained during a press conference that DNA mutations occur every time a cell divides. New research revises the most common understanding of cancer and its causes, while also serving as a telling ...More..

11-year old girl suffers major burns on hands making homemade slime
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

11-year old girl suffers major burns on hands making homemade slime

Her mother, Siobhan Quinn, says that by the time her daughter returned home the next day, Kathleen was crying from the pain. Doctors told Kathleen that extended exposure to Borax caused her burns, noting that...More..

Escambia Again Ranked Among Unhealthiest Counties in State
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Escambia Again Ranked Among Unhealthiest Counties in State

To create the rankings , the foundation looks at numerous weighted health and wellness indicators, including smoking rate (10 percent), rate of adult obesity (28 percent), ratio of physicians to people (1,950 ...More..

IL lawmakers propose legalizing recreational marijuana
by | Friday, March 24, 2017

IL lawmakers propose legalizing recreational marijuana

The state would license and regulate businesses growing, processing, testing and selling marijuana to adults. The proposal aims to restrict sales to adults 21 and older, and tax the sales at $50 per ounce who...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Sears and Kmart might not have enough money to stock their shelves

Sears Holding Corp. said "substantial doubt" clouds the future of the Hoffman Estates-based company, which has seen revenues and assets plummet in recent years. Landlords are now looking at splitting up Target ...More..

Emma Watson may get Rs 100 crores for Beauty and the Beast
by | Monday, March 20, 2017

Emma Watson may get Rs 100 crores for Beauty and the Beast

Of that total, $170 million came at theaters in North America. " Beauty " will also beat the record set by "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" past year for all-time openings in March. Be Fairfield Library'...More..

Syncrude responding to fire at upgrader at oilsands site in northern Alta
by | Thursday, March 16, 2017

Syncrude responding to fire at upgrader at oilsands site in northern Alta

The Alberta Energy Regulator has a team in the area, monitoring safety and environmental regulations. The facility has been plagued in the past by outages and below-capacity output, but has been running at ar...More..

What's in your sandwich? Subway disputes study on chicken
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

What's in your sandwich? Subway disputes study on chicken

Soy protein, seasonings, and a ton of sodium make up the rest of the "chicken" product. Subway has released results from two independent laboratories that proves the restaurant's chicken is chicken, disprov...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

Mesa County Health Department sees highest flu activity in 5 years

In the latest statewide victim totals, there were 11 deaths reported in the 65 and older age group, six in the 50-to-64 age group and two in the 25-to-49 age group. The Centers for Disease Control and Preventi...More..

Heroin overdoses in America more than quadrupled between 2010 and 2015
by | Sunday, February 26, 2017

Heroin overdoses in America more than quadrupled between 2010 and 2015

However, the new report details some striking changes in two areas: First, the specific drugs involved in the deaths; and second, the age groups of the people most affected. Co-author of the study and member ...More..

Trump reiterates neutrality on two-state solution, but says he 'likes' it
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

Trump reiterates neutrality on two-state solution, but says he 'likes' it

Speaking on behalf of Malta's presidency of the EU Council, Minister Ian Borg reiterated the EU's commitment to a two-state solution, namely Israel and Palestine existing side by side as separate states. Delega...More..

ADHD has more to do with brain's functioning, not poor parenting
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

ADHD has more to do with brain's functioning, not poor parenting

The volume overall was smaller in people diagnosed with ADHD, as were five of the brain regions, the team said. Similar differences in brain volume are also seen in other psychiatric disorders, especially maj...More..

by | Saturday, February 18, 2017

Idaho reports most flu deaths since 2000

A serious spike in the number of flu-related deaths in North Carolina over the past week has health officials concerned. "Unfortunately, this flu season is far from over", Tengelsen says. The Centers for Dise...More..

Modi's raincoat barb an insult to nation: Rahul Gandhi
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Modi's raincoat barb an insult to nation: Rahul Gandhi

The Congress vice president also clarified that there was no fight between the Samajwadi Party and the Congress over Assembly seats. Talking about Modi's warning in Uttarakhand on Saturday that he had everyon...More..

Former Planned Parenthood Worker Says Abortions Rewarded with Pizza
by | Thursday, February 09, 2017

Former Planned Parenthood Worker Says Abortions Rewarded with Pizza

Here's the thing: They aren't. "Of course this is not something that Governor Terry McAuliffe looks favorably upon so we are going to continue to take him to task on standing up for life and the issues we bel...More..

by | Sunday, February 05, 2017

Attorneys general from 16 states condemn Trump travel ban

Mayor Rahm Emanuel, U.S. Rep. Jan Schakowsky, U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, and Rev. Jesse Jackson were among the local leaders who joined protesters at O'Hare on Sunday; condemning the president's stance, and offerin...More..

by | Thursday, February 02, 2017

She's got heart: Go Red for Women in February

The goal is to raise awareness for the fight against heart disease and stroke. Attendees, along with Tulane students, faculty and staff are all encouraged to wear red in support of the National Wear Red Day . ...More..

Neighbours flock online to crown Miss Universe
by | Sunday, January 29, 2017

Neighbours flock online to crown Miss Universe

She said that she likes how the preliminary competition was done in the country. Excited users gushed to congratulate the Miss Universe GB competition victor a year ago after her success. We are truly proud...More..

Ahead of the Bell: US economy-GDP
by | Saturday, January 28, 2017

Ahead of the Bell: US economy-GDP

The Commerce Department says the gross domestic product grew at an annual rate of just 1.9 percent in the October-December period, a slowdown from 3.5 percent growth in the third quarter. Growth in the fourth...More..

by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Did the Pittsburgh Steelers Ben Roethlisberger Hint at Retirement?

Two winters ago Pittsburgh's season ended in the wild card game. On Tuesday morning, Ben Roethlisberger held a press conference that woke everyone up with it's drama-filled content. The NFL Network's Adit...More..

Man robs United States bank to 'get away from his wife'
by | Thursday, January 26, 2017

Man robs United States bank to 'get away from his wife'

He faces up to 20-years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000. According to court documents, Ripple entered the bank and handed the teller a note demanding money and saying that he had a gun. And he sti...More..

by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Nowhere near enough people getting flu vaccine, says HSE

Like most years, the flu is expected to affect very young and very old people the most severely. Ehresmann noted that this year's flu vaccine appears to be a good match for the viruses circulating. Over the l...More..

Frost, Els pay tribute to former pro Westner
by | Friday, January 06, 2017

Frost, Els pay tribute to former pro Westner

According to reports, officers on the scene said it appeared that the couple were separated and that his wife was in the process of relocating to Johannesburg. Els, half of the Els-Westner duo that famously won...More..

LIRR Derailment at Atlantic Terminal Injures Dozens
by | Thursday, January 05, 2017

LIRR Derailment at Atlantic Terminal Injures Dozens

Eleven of the injured passengers were taken to local hospitals. The Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) said the derailment caused traffic and travel delays near the station, which is also a stop for city ...More..