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Maui Police Begin Holiday Crackdown on Impaired Driving

The objective is to help curb drinking and driving throughout the holiday season. Past year during December, there were more than 500 crashes involving alcoho...


Evernote employees will soon be able to read your notes

He also promised that if the machine in question identifies a user's sensitive information on a given note, they will mask it before it goes to review. Evernote...


State Of Texas Receives $5 Million Grant To Combat Zika Virus

Brownsville's first case of Zika virus happened on November 28, to a woman who was not pregnant, but infected two minors. Twenty-one babies were born with bir...


Best Buy employees buy WiiU for kid who kept visiting

The employee says the boy came in every single day to play the store's demonstration model. In a special video shared to YouTube , Best Buy associates can be...


The Wynn Las Vegas adding Amazon Echo in every room

In another boring dose of reality, Echo won't be installed in all rooms until sometime in 2017, and not all Alexa Assistant features will be available initially...


Wisconsin Recount Reaffirms Trump Victory

Overall, the 25 seconds offered by CBS stood in marked contrast to the seven minutes and 26 seconds devoted to the recount over four days of evening newscasts a...


'He' and 'she' are now 'ze' at Oxford

Tatchell said the university's move is not focused on being politically correct, nor is it censoring anyone's rights. "It's about respecting people's rights to ...


Wells Fargo flunks living-will test again, gets growth sanctions

As a result, the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp . on Tuesday slapped restrictions on the bank, barring it from setting up new global ba...


Company: Equipment didn't detect North Dakota oil leak

Energy Transfer Partners has said that leak detection equipment and the pipeline's thick steel walls would prevent a major accident. "There is no time frame f...


Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte says he'll accept China arms offer

Duterte said in his speech before business leaders at the Palace on December 13. It is important to weigh what Duterte says in public with what he actually o...


Loneliness May Sabotage Breast Cancer Survival

For the analysis, researchers from the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research in the USA examined information on 9,267 women with breast cancer to see how pat...


Charlie Strong accepts South Florida job

Strong, 56, was sacked at Texas last month after going 5-7 this season. Overall, in his 34 seasons as a collegiate coach, Strong spent 15 seasons working in the...


High near 51 degrees Monday in Oklahoma City

Snow accumulation up to 1 inch. Sunday night - Patchy fog after 11 p.m. Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39. South wind 10 to 14 miles per hour...


Tax havens stashing billions in Australian corporate tax

Luxembourg is in seventh place on the list, Curaçao is eighth and Hong Kong ninth. The list was compiled while assessing the extent to which countries employe...


Unhappiness linked more to poor health, broken relationships not money problems

In contrast, eliminating poverty would only cut unhappiness by 5%. A study by the London School of Economics, which looked at responses from 200,000 people, f...


Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , while use of most tobacco products - such as cigarettes and smokeless tobacco - by high school stu...


U.S. life expectancy shortens for first time in decades

Another alarming finding was the rise in infant deaths, where data showed an 11.3 percent increase in the rate of death for babies under age one due to unint...


These cars all have the 2017 Top Safety Pick+

To earn a Top Safety Pick designation now, a vehicle has to earn good ratings in the small-overlap front-crash test, moderate-overlap front-crash test, side...


'Flashing light therapy' for Alzheimer's

They saw microglia - immune cells in the brain that consume waste and debris - more than doubled in number and ramped up their consumption of beta-amyloid, a pr...


E-cigarettes a 'major public health concern' - US surgeon general

Echoing findings in the report, Dreyer noted that the other ingredients in the vaping liquids may be causing harm as they get heated and aerosolized and enter...


Christmas Tree Festival set to open in Honiton

Increases in Christmas tree prices this holiday are due mostly to poor planning on the part of growers in the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest, whe...


OH passes 'heartbeat' abortion bill; leader cites Trump's election

The legislation was one of a number of bills that moved on the second of two whirlwind days at the Statehouse, as the Ohio House and Senate tried to complet...


Rajya sabha adjourned till 2pm

Earlier, raising the issue, CPI (M) leader Sitaram Yechury said he had given a notice under Rule 267 to suspend business of the day to discuss the decision that...


4 more likely homegrown Zika cases found in Texas

The dengue virus, which is carried by the same mosquito as Zika, has been detected in the Rio Grande Valley in past years. With her are from left, Raymundo Hern...


Samsung Fights Back against Apple in Supreme Court

The Supreme Court heard arguments in the case on October 11 and agreed that Samsung has to pay less to Apple . This time around, the two have been in court ...


Trump faces pushback from base, allies over Romney musings

Last week, the transition team said that the short list of candidates contained four names, including former MA governor and 2012 Republican presidential nomine...


NYC mayor blames Trump, hate speech for rise in hate crimes

De Blasio feels that the code is "drastically inadequate" for the amount of manpower required to protect President-elect and his family now, not to mention the ...


Rauner to Sign Energy Bill in Clinton

Rauner's office says he signed the measure Wednesday morning during a ceremony at Riverdale High School in Port Byron. A judge in southern IL has issued a tem...


Auction Company Found Rare Beyonce Footage, Bidding Starts At $3.8 Mil

Ted Owens & Co. has 12 unedited, professionally shot tapes of the " Formation " singer - two-plus hours of footage - which were found in the original videograph...


Bacteria Carrying Gene Resistant To Carbapenem Antibiotics Discovered In US Pig Farm

But, following a five-month screening of a single American pig farm in 2015, researchers concluded that carbapenem resistance has in fact gained a foothold in U...


Residents line up to see wildfire-ravaged city; 13 dead

In Sevier County alone, more than 400 firefighters and nearly 100 fire apparatuses are supporting the firefighting effort, according to The Tennessee Emergency...


Three Poles diagnosed HIV-positive daily

Mr Wilson said while he appreciated his constituent's concerns about Aids "there are people who suffer from mental health problems, dementia and cancer which al...


San Antonio commemorates World Aids Day

India's new infections were estimated to be at 86,000 in 2015, showing a marked decline by 66% as compared to the year 2000. An HIV and AIDS education and...


10-alarm fire engulfs buildings in Cambridge, Massachusetts

The newspaper said that the blaze broke out shortly before 3 p.m. ET and that firefighters had been summoned from surrounding communities to help fight the flam...


Fury over animal fat in fivers

It reads, "The new 5 pound notes contain animal fat in the form of tallow". Vegetarians, vegans, Hindus, Sikhs, Jains and other people from the United Kingdo...


New HUD Rule Bans Smoking To Prevent Secondhand Exposure

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), HUD's national smoke-free policy will save public housing agencies $153 million every yea...


Indian, Afghan leaders urge end to terror support

It welcomed the Afghanistan-Pakistan-UNHCR and Afghanistan-Iran-UNHCR Tripartite Commissions on Voluntary Repatriation of Afghan Refugees from Iran and Pakistan...


Barbados Celebrates 50 years of Independence | Rihanna meets Prince Harry

While both of their tests came back negative, Harry later stressed in a Facebook Live that positive results aren't necessarily a death sentence. She appeare...


Home Technology Mukesh Ambani Announced Reliance Jio Happy New Year Offer

The company will most likely make a major announcement today and one of these could be the end of Jio Welcome Offer for new customers. "In the first three m...


Death toll from Tennessee wildfires increases to 10

Tennessee officials say they are making significant progress searching for any survivors in homes and businesses that were scorched by wildfires earlier this we...


Tennessee Fire Death Toll Rises to 7

Werner said his home was likely one of those lost. "They had went to the point of having to sit down, we had some food, and I guess as soon as we had the food...


Death toll reaches 10 in Tennessee wildfires

Officials say it's the third-largest ongoing fire in the Southeast. "She ... said there were flames across the street from the house". Trevor Cates, 37, who l...


Search continues for any survivors of Tennessee wildfires

A temporary flight restriction remains in effect in the area and numerous roads are closed or blocked by fallen trees and power lines, the Tennessee Emergency M...


Search continues for any survivors of Tennessee wildfires

A temporary flight restriction remains in effect in the area and numerous roads are closed or blocked by fallen trees and power lines, the Tennessee Emergency M...


Tennessee mayor says death toll from wildfires has increased to 10

A Red Cross spokesperson said that the decrease has happened as a result of many local hotels providing rooms for some of those who have received assistance f...


Tennessee mayor says death toll from wildfires has increased to 10

A Red Cross spokesperson said that the decrease has happened as a result of many local hotels providing rooms for some of those who have received assistance f...


Nestle claims designer sugar cuts content by 40%, taste unchanged

He added: "The crystals dissolve more quickly, stimulating the taste buds faster". Though the scientific underpinnings of Nestle's development is a secret, ...


Search continues for any survivors of wildfires

Strong storms moved through the Gatlinburg area Wednesday morning. "It hasn't fully kicked in that, hey, we're homeless", he said . "If it were my family mem...


Nestle to reduce sugar content by as much as 40%

The maker of Kit Kat hopes the new sugar will live up to its billing since it will represent a significant milestone in the food industry's never-ending effor...


Weather: Isolated Rain and Mountain Snow Remain for Thursday (12/1/16) AM

Gusty winds and noticeably cooler temperatures are expected today , Storm Center 7 Meteorologist Carrieann Marit said. NEXT WEEK: Monday brings plenty of s...