Here's How to Help the Victims of Mexico's 7.1-Magnitude Earthquake

President Pena Nieto declared a state of national disaster, ordering the authorities and hospitals to assist the victims of the quake on the spot, while the government is being urged to access the emergency funds. The Mexico City mayor saying 44... More..

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Spain declares North Korean ambassador persona non grata
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Spain declares North Korean ambassador persona non grata

South Korea says the US military flew powerful bombers and stealth jets over the Korean Peninsula in joint drills with South Korean warplanes. Hawkish Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said he would "n...More..

National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B
by | Wednesday, September 20, 2017

National Football League team values rise, Dallas Cowboys worth $4.8B

The Chiefs are the 24th most valuable team in the NFL , Forbes says. This year's gain boosted the average team's worth to $2.5 billion. The Miami Dolphins ranked #12 with a value of $2.575 billion and th...More..

KC School Makes Tough Choice to Host DeVos
by | Monday, September 18, 2017

KC School Makes Tough Choice to Host DeVos

The students of the school fared better, which is infinitely more appropriate . DeVos was present at a school assembly and went on a school tour, she even took to Twitter to show off some students playing ...More..

by | Sunday, September 17, 2017

Watford vs Manchester City - betting tips and predictions

Striker Aguero now has five goals in three games and has moved to within two goals of becoming City's all-time record goal scorer. Prior to that, they demolished Liverpool 5-0 in the league at home, and Gu...More..

'Little evidence' that light drinking for pregnant women harms unborn babies
by | Wednesday, September 13, 2017

'Little evidence' that light drinking for pregnant women harms unborn babies

They found that in seven of the studies , light drinking was associated with an 8% higher risk of giving birth to a smaller baby, compared to no drinking at all. David Spiegelhalter, Winton professor for the...More..

Myanmar operation against Rohingyas textbook ethnic cleansing, says United Nations rights chief
by | Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Myanmar operation against Rohingyas textbook ethnic cleansing, says United Nations rights chief

Almost 300,000 self-identified Rohingya have fled to Bangladesh and 30,000 non-Muslim civilians have been displaced inside Myanmar after the military launched a counter-offensive following attacks by the Arakan...More..

Jose, Katia And Irma: 3 Hurricanes Now Formed In Atlantic
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Jose, Katia And Irma: 3 Hurricanes Now Formed In Atlantic

Regardless of where Irma lands, models seem to be in agreement that the remnants of the storm will continue north and eventually impact Virginia and many parts of the Mid-Atlantic. Roughly 10 of these smaller i...More..

Myanmar's Rohingyas issue is similar to India's Kashmir: Suu Kyi
by | Friday, September 08, 2017

Myanmar's Rohingyas issue is similar to India's Kashmir: Suu Kyi

Some 125,00 Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh from Myanmar's Rakhine state since violence intensified on August 25, according to the latest United Nations figures. Critics have slammed her alleged comp...More..

Trump, Turnbull talk North Korea, floods
by | Thursday, September 07, 2017

Trump, Turnbull talk North Korea, floods

USA trade in goods and services with South Korea totaled about $145 billion a year ago. Fischer concluded: "We are witnessing one of the toughest farm economies since the 1980s". Trump had previously called t...More..

We'll beat Cameroon for ailing Ikeme, Eagles vow
by | Monday, September 04, 2017

We'll beat Cameroon for ailing Ikeme, Eagles vow

Super Eagles goalkeeper Carl Ikeme, who is undergoing medical treatment in London, has charged his teammates to beat the Indomitable Lions of Cameroon in today's 2018 World Cup qualifier in Yaounde. "Our...More..

Brazil manufacturing activity picks up in August -PMI
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

Brazil manufacturing activity picks up in August -PMI

A reading above 50 indicates expansion. While the trend in new export business remained "robust", most of the new work was won domestically. "New export orders didn't disappoint either with new business wins ...More..

Cancer drug a major breakthrough - but it has a hefty price tag
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Cancer drug a major breakthrough - but it has a hefty price tag

US regulators approved a revolutionary new treatment from Novartis that modifies the body's own immune-system cells and reinjects them to treat, and in many cases cure, patients with deadly blood cancers who ...More..

Mosquitoes in Redding test positive for West Nile virus
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Mosquitoes in Redding test positive for West Nile virus

Older adults and persons with weakened immune systems and/or other chronic illnesses are at the greatest risk for severe illness. "Most people who contract West Nile virus show no symptoms at all, or show mil...More..

2 million customer accounts hacked at CEX
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

2 million customer accounts hacked at CEX

Second-hand electronics retailer CeX has been subject to an online security breach, with the attack affecting up to as many as two million customers. In terms of financial data, the retailer assures customers...More..

By election results: AAP wins Bawana, BJP leads Goa
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

By election results: AAP wins Bawana, BJP leads Goa

The AAP won by nearly 24, 000 votes this year after the final round of counting while the BJP earned 35,834 and Congress earned 31,919 votes. Panaji and Nandyal had recorded more than 70 percent voter turnout...More..

'It's time' for tax reform
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

'It's time' for tax reform

The speech is scheduled to begin at 2:30 p.m. ET at the Loren Cook Company manufacturing plant. Thus, despite his promises to workers, President Trump's tax plan would increase inequality by prioritizing ...More..

300 Dead, 600 Missing After Sierra Leone Mudslide — Twitter Reacts
by | Thursday, August 17, 2017

300 Dead, 600 Missing After Sierra Leone Mudslide — Twitter Reacts

According to weather.com meteorologists, the area has seen almost 20 inches more rain than average over the last 30 days. The bodies floated down the streets and piled up at the morgue, where the coroners str...More..

At least 46 killed in massive landslide in northern India
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

At least 46 killed in massive landslide in northern India

So far 34 bodies have been recovered and 13 of them have been identified. Rescue work, which is being carried out by teams from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF), Indian Army and Himachal Pradesh ...More..

PH backs US Navy presence in disputed maritime area
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

PH backs US Navy presence in disputed maritime area

However, the US officials said that the USS John S. McCain sailed past an island in the disputed Spratly chain in the South China Sea, which is the third mission under the Trump administration. "The Philipp...More..

700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

700000 pesticide-contaminated eggs imported into United Kingdom - authorities

Eggs in the Netherlands , Germany and Belgium have been destroyed , withdrawn or blocked and well over 100 Dutch egg farms are still shut down whilst investigations continue. European Union bodies immedi...More..

Pakistan's leprosy fighter passes away in Karachi
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Pakistan's leprosy fighter passes away in Karachi

Born on September 9, 1929 in Leipzig, Sr. "The people of Pakistan salute her unforgettable services, and her legacy will continue to flourish", he added. It is the most elevated honor of the German territory of...More..

Study Links Marijuana Use to Hypertension-Related Death
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Study Links Marijuana Use to Hypertension-Related Death

The study followed 1,213 people who were at least 20 years old who participated in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey which asked them in 2005-2006 whether they had ever used marijuana. "Marij...More..

Can Drinking Moscow Mules From Copper Mugs Cause Food Poisoning?
by | Thursday, August 10, 2017

Can Drinking Moscow Mules From Copper Mugs Cause Food Poisoning?

Folks might not think about the pH level of their Moscow Mule or other beverages when serving drinks in fancy copper cups, but since the Moscow Mule has a pH level well below 6.0, the copper mug should be avoid...More..

Amazon To Release Lucille Ball Biopic Starring Cate Blanchett
by | Wednesday, August 09, 2017

Amazon To Release Lucille Ball Biopic Starring Cate Blanchett

A resident of Jamestown, New York, her legacy was the inspiration for the Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Center comedy museum and the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, both of which take place in her hometown. Cate rece...More..

United States will take 'prudent defensive measures' against N.Korea threat -envoy
by | Monday, August 07, 2017

United States will take 'prudent defensive measures' against N.Korea threat -envoy

Today you're going to see the action. "I think the administration has said and will continue to say that North Korea has acted recklessly, irresponsibly, and it has to stop", Haley said. North Korea has alrea...More..

FDA announces plans to slash nicotine levels in cigarettes
by | Saturday, July 29, 2017

FDA announces plans to slash nicotine levels in cigarettes

Stock market shares of tobacco plummeted after the plan was announced. "Nicotine itself is not responsible for the cancer, the lung disease and heart disease that kill hundreds of thousands of Americans each ...More..

First human embryos edited in United States through
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

First human embryos edited in United States through "CRISPR" technology

As reported in MIT Technology Review , Mitalipov and team managed to change the DNA of numerous one-cell embryos using a gene editing technique called CRISPR . Scientists familiar with the new United States ...More..

Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Terminally-ill Charlie to spend final days in a hospice, court hears

The hospital argued that neither allowing Gard to go home with the parents nor the parents' hospice plan were possible and that Gard should be kept at the hospital . According to the Telegraph , the family's l...More..

Foxconn pushes Wisconsin on highly skilled jobs
by | Friday, July 28, 2017

Foxconn pushes Wisconsin on highly skilled jobs

Trump said the investment will create 3,000 jobs at a minimum "with the potential for up to 13,000 in very near future". The United States has added 70,000 manufacturing jobs since November, to almost 12.4 m...More..

DOE acknowledges Rick Perry was targeted by 'Russian pranksters'
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

DOE acknowledges Rick Perry was targeted by 'Russian pranksters'

The 22-minute conversation, in which one of the comedians played the prime minister and the other one translated, began with a discussion of sanctions against Russian Federation and US attempts to help Ukr...More..

SA child living with HIV maintains remission without ARVs since 2008
by | Thursday, July 27, 2017

SA child living with HIV maintains remission without ARVs since 2008

When the child was 9.5 years old, investigators conducted thorough laboratory and clinical studies to assess the child's immune health and the presence of HIV. After three injections, most of their blood wo...More..

Charlie Gard's parents consider options as legal battle continues
by | Monday, July 24, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents consider options as legal battle continues

Charlie suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage, is now the subject of an intense legal battle over his treatment. Charlie's parents Connie Yates and Chris Gard have fought a high-profil...More..

Watch as firefighters revive a dog following a house fire
by | Sunday, July 23, 2017

Watch as firefighters revive a dog following a house fire

Jack the dog appeared lifeless when he was brought out of the house, but rescuers worked to revive him using the masks that are specifically created to resuscitate pets. The firefighters used a special oxygen...More..

Family: Oxygen treatment reversed New Orleans toddler's brain damage from near drowning
by | Saturday, July 22, 2017

Family: Oxygen treatment reversed New Orleans toddler's brain damage from near drowning

Ahead of the medical conference, her physician, Dr. Paul Harch, sat down with WDSU to explain how the low-risk medical treatment may be able to reverse a significant amount of brain damage even weeks after ...More..