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'Pizzagate' gunman pleads guilty to federal and local weapons charges

North Carolina Edgar Maddison Welch told police he was motivated by an online conspiracy theory to drive to Comet Ping Pong in D.C.to "self-investigate" disprov...


India captain Kohli doubtful for fourth Australia test

Kohli's participation is under cloud after he suffered a shoulder injury while fielding on the opening day of the third Test in Ranchi. The snow-capped peaks ...


Why Does Cancer Happen? Often, It May Be Random Genetic Chance

Bert Vogelstein , co-director of the Ludwig Center at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center."But typos will still occur because no one can type perfectly". Wha...


Georgia's Jobless Rate Fell to 5.3 Percent in February

On the down side, the number of jobs in energy and natural resources production fell 9.1 percent year over the past year, or about 900 positions. Today, the P...


Illini season ends in NIT loss to Central Florida

Tipoff is at 7 PM MT on ESPN. UCF will play TCU in the NIT Final Four Tuesday at Madison Square Garden. ABOUT UCF (23-11): Sophomore guard B.J. Taylor cappe...


Dashcam shows Good Samaritans rescuing trooper during attack

The alleged driver, 21-year-old Michael Scott Barber of Gobles, stopped but then took off, reentering the highway. Barber eventually lost control of his motor...


Companion Bills to Legalize Cannabis Filed in IL

In the eight states where recreational marijuana is legal-at least under state law, if not federal, of course-legal weed sales brought in $500 million from taxe...


Trump Communications May Have Ended Up In "Incidental Collection", Says Intel Chair

Post-election communications of Donald Trump's team were swept up in an "incidental collection" by intelligence agencies, a Republican lawmaker says. Asked wh...


The ART Advisors LLC Purchases Shares of 29200 Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD)

Since 2013 it has accumulated $7.4-billion in losses and seen revenue fall 44 per cent to $22.1-billion. Despite those risks, the company said it expects acti...


Breast Implant Deaths Were Related to Rare Cancer

The exact number of cases "remains hard to determine", the FDA said , though data indicates that the occurrence of BIA-ALCL is more common following the implan...


Israel claims leading Hizballah official killed in Iran-linked feud

At the time of his death past year, Hezbollah said Badreddine had been killed by insurgent shelling in Syria. Members of Lebanon's Shiite militant group Hezbo...


Turtle who had operation after eating 915 coins dies

Piggy-Bank or "Om Sin" the green turtle passed away on March 21 after complications from surgery to remove almost five kilograms of coins she swallowed during c...


Ryan Says He's 'Very Impressed' With Trump's Handling Of Obamacare Repeal

Rep. Tom Cole represents cities like Norman, Lawton, Ada, Duncan and Moore, which are all in his fourth congressional district. Instead we get a program that ...


Amgen Tanks On Heart-Study; Shares Of Other Drugmakers Tumble

The study results, note the researchers, " show that patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease benefit from the lowering of LDL cholesterol levels b...


Medicaid cuts won't harm beneficiaries, access to care, Price says

Republicans remain deeply divided over their us healthcare overhaul, Trump's first major legislative initiative and one that aims to make good on his campaign...


Family allows Malaysia to manage Kim Jong Nam's remains

The activation of markets is helping the North develop its domestic economy, with more individuals finding business opportunities, North Korean defectors and ex...


Somali pirates give up hijacked ship without ransom

A tanker that was hijacked by pirates off the coast of Somalia was released without the hijackers claiming the ransom they demanded, officials said. Sri Lanka...


Fire at Syncrude Canada facility under wraps following explosion

The fire has been isolated and is now under control, according to the statement. "The remainder of our operation is in a safe and stable position", he said. O...


Changi voted World's Best Airport for 5th consecutive year

At the same time the 2017 Awards were based on 13.82m airport survey questionnaires completed by 105 passengers of different nationalities during the survey per...


Facebook and Twitter face €50m fines for hate speech and fake news

Just 33 percent of those posts were removed within 24 hours of the complaint. "Too little criminal content is being deleted, and it's not being deleted suffic...


Intruder Arrested on White House Grounds After Jumping Fence

Tran's 19-year-old brother told CNN the suspect had been fired from his job at an electrical engineering company and was "troubled". When an agent questioned ...


Strawberries and these other foods have the most pesticides

Department of Agriculture tests of 48 types of produce. The Dirty Dozen ranks the most pesticide-laden produce to help guide customers in their organic an...


Team USA overwhelms Canada to advance in World Baseball Classic

Welington Castillo delivered the key hit with a tiebreaking, two-run single for the defending champion, one night after its 7-5 victory over the United States....


Maruti plant violence: 31 workers found guilty, 13 of murdering GM

Maruti shut down its Manesar plant for a month after the violence. More than 2,000 police personnel are stationed near sensitive areas such as the Kamla Nehru...


Second farm confirmed to have bird flu found in Tennessee

Thousands of poultry birds will be culled to prevent the spreading of a strain of bird flu virus that has been detected in a flock of chicken breeder on a Tenne...


Modi Has Edge in High-Stakes Uttar Pradesh Vote, Exit Polls Show

The average exit poll results - which in the past have proven to be unreliable - gave 180 seats for the BJP in the 403-member Uttar Pradesh assembly, way short ...


Wikileaks says it has revealed CIA's 'entire hacking capacity'

WikiLeaks editor Julian Assange called the disclosures "exceptional from a political, legal and forensic perspective". WikiLeaks said that a trove of Cent...


Britain will have to pay for Brexit - Ireland's Kenny

The prospect of OLAF's fine hangs heavy over Theresa May as she flies to Brussels for what could be her last European summit before Article 50 is triggered and ...


500 kg Egyptian woman undergoes weight-loss surgery

As per the statement issued by Eman's doctors, "Eman successfully underwent a Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy on March 7th 2017 at Saifee Hospital". According...


American Adults Having Less Sex than a Quarter of a Century Ago

Among the study's other findings, generations born later are having sex less often than people born earlier in the 20th century. Americans are having less s...


Are You Ready for "Intimate Contact" From Your Friendly TSA Agent?

While the new pat-down doesn't involve any different areas of the body than were frisked previously, a TSA official told the Post on Monday that the agency has ...


After months of job gains, Seattle and Washington state employment levels off

The labor force is the total number of people, both employed and unemployed, over age 16. The steadying statewide comes after the department initially reporte...


U.S. confirms bird flu in Tennessee chicken farm

Hormel said , "This HPAI situation does not involve Jennie-O Turkey Store and we have no turkey flocks in that area of the country". " Animal health is our t...


Mediterranean diet could slash risk of deadly breast cancer by 40 %

And it could be in the fridge in foods containing soy. One-third of 55,000 women diagnosed with breast cancer in the United Kingdom have such form of ca...


17-year-old dies as speeding Mercedes hits his scooty in Delhi

The minor received severe injuries in the accident and he was immediately rushed to the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Efforts are being made to...


Kevin Harvick's Atlanta dominance doomed by speeding

Sunday's race will reflect well all those years successfully sliding around dirt ovals where the track conditions constantly change and the high line nearly...


Investigation Finds That Subway's Chicken is Only About Half Chicken

The majority of the remaining DNA was that of soy protein. The CBC took chicken samples from five places - McDonald's, Wendy's, A&W, Tim Hortons, and Subway -...


People are freaking out over the hotness of young Justin Trudeau

People around the world have been commenting on the Canadian Prime Minister's looks for a long time now. Adam Salandra is a writer, performer and host in Lo...


Nurse charged with making secret videos of naked patients in Bucks County

James Close, an employee at Penn Medicine Dermatology in the Floral Vale professional complex, was originally charged February 13 after a 17-year-old patient no...


New report advises parents against letting teens use pot

The report even goes so far as to argue that "it is best to not share your own histories of drug use with your children." - because after all, being honest with...


Marxist Mayor in Dutch with the Feds over Money

De Blasio, a Democrat who faces reelection in November, has repeatedly said he and his campaign staff did nothing wrong and that he was cooperating with prose...


Strongest Chelsea lineup to beat Swansea City: David Luiz to start

Conte admits his 3-4-3 system is getting the best out of Pedro, who last season endured a hard first campaign in England after arriving from Barcelona, and said...


Heroin overdoses in America more than quadrupled between 2010 and 2015

The primary focus of the report was heroin use, which has steadily increased over the past 15 years. In 2010, only 8 percent of all drug overdose deaths invol...


'We're in trouble': Labour figures react to Copeland by-election defeat

The Copeland victory for the Tories is the first by-election seat gained by a party in government for 35 years. The victory is made even sweeter by the fact t...


17 people now infected amid mumps outbreak, Toronto Public Health confirms

Mona Marin, a viral diseases expert with CDC, notes that "although the disease has not been serious, the disruption and expense it has caused for local and stat...


Testosterone treatments may increase cardiac risks

Another thing that was found out due to bone imaging tests is that 200 men which are on testosterone have shown results with increased bone density and stren...


Crazy cat lady no more: cats don't cause mental illness, study finds

But here's some excellent news: According to a new study , having a cat does not cause mental illness. Over the past few years, cats have increasingly at...


South Korean Women on Brink of Longevity Milestone

The researchers also predicted how much longer 65 year olds in 2030 would live; they guessed that among men, those in Canada would live the longest, surviving a...


Five believed dead in shopping mall plane crash

The company's website said Mr Quartermain had over 38 years of charter experience and "an impeccable safety record". It gained a slight degree of altitude bef...


Ability to charge electronic devices through Wi-Fi is here

This breakthrough technology may usher in the ubiquitous wireless power era much like the Wi-Fi we enjoy today. For the purposes of this proof-of-concept, the r...