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LSU AD says Florida game unlikely to be played

I am writing to you today with great concern over the recent decision by University of Florida (UF) Athletic Director Jeremy Foley to hold this weekend's UF...


Democrats say Flint offer should avert government shutdown

But talks late Tuesday night between Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D...


Federal government: Mylan has been overcharging for EpiPens

Lawmakers have slammed Mylan for increasing the price of Epipen sixfold since acquiring the life-saving product in 2007. Overall, CMS laid out nearly $1.3 bil...


Controversial Dakota Access Pipeline Case Back in Court

Anthony to demonstrate at a Dakota Access Pipeline construction site. He says there's also another transmission line in the same area as well. The judges were...


US service member killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

Forces - Afghanistan, we are heartbroken by this loss and we extend our deepest sympathies to the families and friends of the service member", General John W. "...


Millions may be skipping help with insurance bills

Before we get into the substance of what Bill Clinton said at a rally in Flint, Mich. on Monday, we do have to point out that once again, the dude careened se...


Jayalalitha health: Apollo Hospitals makes first veiled admission about nature of illness

Earlier last week, DMK Chief M Karunanidhi had demanded that the AIADMK government should release a photo of Jayalalithaa to scotch the rumous surrounding her h...


Earthquake Advisory Issued For Southern California After Salton Sea Quake Swarm

The series of quakes could have added stress to the San Andreas fault. While freaking out about possibly experiencing one of the biggest earthquakes of their ...


The New IRS Email Scam Coming to Your Inbox

In the notice, taxpayers are asked to pay a penalty for ACA coverage, which they have elected in 2014. The IRS has a formal procedures in place for people who o...


Giuliani Slams Lester Holt: 'Incorrect, Ignorant Fact-Checker'

Gage Skidmore/Krassotkin/Wikimedia commonsIn a portion of tonight's presidential debate on race relations, Republican nominee Donald Trump extolled the virtue...


Cauvery talks fail, Uma Bharti says she'll fast to prevent unrest

The meeting convened by Union Minister Uma Bharti in which the Chief Minister of Karnataka was also present remained inconclusive. Kalappa told ANI that Sidda...


Labor Department mandates paid sick leave for government contractors

During that event on Thursday, the Obama administration announced two new rules aimed at helping working class families. Labor Department officials said the r...


Pakistan Has Captured An Indian Soldier On Kashmir Border

Singh chaired the hurriedly called all-party meet after DGMO Lt Gen Ranbir Singh announced that surgical strike on terror launch pads were conducted last ni...


Fifth confirmed case of Zika infection in Santa Barbara County

The county health department said last month it expects the number of confirmed Zika cases will increase as doctors follow a Centers for Disease Control recom...


Violent Protests in South Africa Universities Continue

Students also marched to Cosatu house where they called on the trade union federation to join their struggle for free education. A heavy police presence has b...


DC appeals court set to hear Clean Power Plan case

Eighteen states and a litany of health and environmental groups have joined the Obama administration in defending the Clean Power Plan . The plan aims to reduc...


Off-duty NYPD officer charged with road rage shooting of Delrawn Small

Worth also insisted there was "no reason to believe he's going to flee" because Isaacs is married with two kids, and he noted that NYPD cop Peter Liang was rel...


Riding Roller Coasters Can Help Dislodge Kidney Stones

After seeking prior permission from the Disney Theme Park officials, the researchers rode the Big Thunder ride, holding the 3-D model in their backpack, 20 time...


SpaceX chief envisions 1000 passenger ships flying to Mars

SpaceX has test fired its a prototype of its new Raptor engine (pictured). When the Raptor was first announced in 2012, SpaceX said it would be several ti...


Democrats press talks as showdown vote looms on funding bill

The action comes three days before Friday's midnight deadline when agencies are set to run out of money and left congressional leaders searching for a compromis...


Amgen claims first USA go-ahead for Humira biosimilar

A biosimilar is a biological product that is approved based on a showing that it is highly similar to an already-approved biological product and has no clinic...


More Evidence That Zika Causes Microcephaly

He remains in stable condition and is now receiving an additional test at a Seoul hospital, KCDC officials said. Despite being discovered in 1947, the Zika v...


Upside to morning sickness: Fewer miscarriages, stillbirths

But some may have these symptoms until delivery. Nausea and nausea with vomiting were linked to a 50% to 75% reduction in the risk of losing a pregnancy, rese...


Carnival's Q3 profit hits $1.4 billion

Revenues for the third quarter of 2016 were $5.1 billion, $.2 billion higher than the $4.9 billion in the prior year. Stock Price Impact: At the time of wr...


Multistate E. coli outbreak leads to meat recall

An Adams Farm official said the slaughterhouse moved swiftly to comply with the Department of Agriculture, which reported the multistate outbreak on its websit...


Sen. Warren to Wells Fargo CEO Stumpf "You Should Resign"

She was eligible for retirement "and she chose to retire" after that conversation, Stumpf said. U.S. Senate lawmakers excoriated Wells Fargo & Co's chief ...


Judge rules Rams owe STL fans money

The Rams must also refund deposits for others who bought PSLs, though a district judge was unable to determine an amount for those deposits. However, the Ra...


'Fault in Our Stars' wife Katie Prager dies 5 days after husband

She had said she didn't know if she could go to the family event after that but just as Dalton had given me the strength to get through the last few day, he h...


The Zuckerbergs have a new charitable goal: End all disease

Biohub will bring together leading scientists from UC San Francisco, Stanford University and UC Berkeley, Chan said. Neuroscientist and geneticist Cori Bargma...


Experts Are Warning Doctors Not To Prescribe Codeine To Kids

Dr. Amy Sniderman of Cleveland Clinic Children's says codeine is risky for kids because it's a strong drug that is often unpredictable. Their recommendation...


Twitter enables longer tweets as part of growth push

The micro-blogging website has now made it easier to use its service with new character policy. How can you say more with 140 characters? . Some users may...


Pain for Kane as Spurs sink Sunderland

The first was a show of dissent after a decision went against him, the second was a badly mistimed challenge that left Spurs substitute Ben Davies sprawled on t...


Titans rally to beat Lions 16-15 on Mariota's 2nd TD pass

Watch live streaming Tennessee Titans vs Detroit Lions Live, don't miss this event, Watch and enjoy live stream online broadcast of live tv channel and get fu...


'Cincinnati Bengals at Pittsburgh Steelers - 9/18/16 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction'

Since then, Pittsburgh still has the upper hand in the series, winning 15 of 21 meetings, including an 18-16 stunner last January in Cincinnati the Bengals ...


Woman who received world's first face transplant dies

The operation involved grafting a triangle of face tissue from a brain-dead woman's nose and mouth onto the new recipient. In total there have been almost 40 fa...


Bernie Sanders Says Sympathetic Things About Donald Trump Supporters

Such poor numbers threaten her chances in key swing states. Instead, many are flocking to the third party candidacies of Gary Johnson, a Libertarian, and Jill...


NYC records season's first human West Nile case

The most common way to get infected is through the bite of a mosquito. A case of West Nile virus has been found in a horse in the town of Lisbon, according to...


Bayer signs deal to acquire Monsanto for $66 billion

Monsanto has always been thetarget of anti-GMO activists who see the company as holding outsized influence over global food production and supply. He said he's...


Bayer AG clinches deal to buyout Monsanto for $66 billion

Bayer is to fund this transaction, which values Monsanto shares at over $56 billion, with both equity and debt. German pharmaceutical and chemical giant Ba...


OH boy seen in auto with passed-out adults gets new home

The 4-year-old is going to live with his great-aunt and great-uncle in South Carolina, Columbiana County Court Administrator Dane Walton told NBC News . The de...


Years Ago, Sugar Industry Quietly Paid Scientists To Point Blame At Fat

In the report, Laura A. Schmidt of the University of California, San Francisco and colleagues point out that Harvard professor of nutrition Dr Mark Hegsted co-d...


More cases of superbug precursor reported, but no spread

Federal health authorities have revealed that a toddler in CT was found to have an antibiotic-resistant strain of E.coli, the fourth case identified in the U.S....


New iPhone7 is £800 ... but you can't plug your headphones in

When Apple unveiled the iPhone 7 , people took issue with its lack of a headphone jack . Could a single Lightning-to-3.5-mm-jack-and-USB-and-Lightning adapt...


One Revealing Instagram Tells Us Everything About Taylor Swift

She looked happy despite her recent split drama, and pal Gigi Hadid hinted she could be about to write yet another break-up ballad. So he persisted croaking (...


Johnson hails Syria ceasefire deal

The ceasefire was planned to start on Monday, the first day of the Muslim Feast of Sacrifice or Bakre Eid holiday. Marathon peace talks between the USA and Ru...


Congress looks to end standoff over Zika

Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. A $1.1 billion measure to fund Zika research, vaccine development and mo...


Jacob's Legacy Will be Protecting Children, Not How He Died

As part of the deal, which the Wetterling family approved, Heinrich led authorities to Jacob's remains last week. "I told Trevor (Jacob's brother) and Aaron (Ja...


Football players support cheerleader with Leukemia

Orange by the way is the color for leukemia awareness . According to ABC News , which interviewed her coach Becki Smith, Adamietz has been undergoing daily ch...


Bills Henderson appealing NFL 4-game suspension

Henderson, 24, passed his physical on August 22 and returned to practice for the first time in almost nine months after battling Crohn's disease since last seas...


Nurses strike over insurance at 5 Minnesota hospitals

The union says that in agreeing to phase out nurses-only health plans by 2020, they have given Allina what it has requested since negotiations began in February...