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McCain's Blood Clot Blocks Obamacare Repeal Vote

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says he's deferring consideration of the GOP health care measure. But without Mr. McCain , Senate Republicans would ...


Woman found with 27 contact lenses lodged in one eye

Medical staff said they were startled by the rare find, with the 67-year-old patient said to have been oblivious to the "blueish mass" of lenses found in her ey...


Jaguar Says 'Do a Barrel Roll' at E-Pace Reveal

We expect that Grant and Jaguar will hold onto their Guinness record for a while, or at least until the United Kingdom automaker brings out a new SUV. As for ...


Khursheed Shah demanded resignatin from Nawaz Sharif

Thus, it seems "extremely unlikely" that Sharif would have used the beta font in any official documents, a company representative said. Sources said at the be...


McGregor press conference stream from Brooklyn

McGregor asked. "You can't even read ". "Hell no. You f-king weasel and you f-king b-ch". The next press conference goes down today in New York City at 6:30 ...


FDA Panel Recommends Approval for Gene-Altering Leukemia Treatment

Smith of the National Cancer Institute. "It is not uncommon for the companies who make these products to manage supply closely", said Elizabeth Kalina, a spok...


Iranian cancer researcher detained at Logan

The detentions were apparently unrelated to President Donald Trump's executive order temporarily banning travelers from six majority-Muslim countries, accordi...


Massive Iceberg Breaks From Antarctic Ice Shelf: Scientists

The iceberg is described as weighing 1 trillion tons (1.12 trillion US tons). Its volume is twice that of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes. Researchers belie...


EU Parliament threatens veto on Brexit

The EU wants it to be the latter. Keir Starmer, Brexit spokesman for the opposition Labour Party , told the BBC it is "highly likely" he'll seek to amend ...


We May Be One Step Closer to a Gonorrhea Vaccine

Using a condom or abstaining from sex are now the only ways to avoid contracting gonorrhea , which infects about 80 million people every year, according to t...


Bonfils asking for donations with blood supply dangerously low

Bonfils is part of a multistate network that is facing a shortfall of 5,700 donations in July. 61,000 fewer donations than were needed were reported, prompting ...


Drinking more coffee could lead to a longer life, studies say

Sattar said that one disadvantage of the research was that the fact that people stop drinking coffee - or drink less of it - when they are ill, a "bias is v...


Pakistan probe panel puts Sharif, family in the dock

Likewise, 2,547 personnel from the aforementioned departments were deployed at judicial academy and in its vicinities when Prime Minister's daughter Maryam Naw...


Brooklyn Nets trade for DeMarre Carroll, draft picks

According to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the Toronto Raptors and the Brooklyn Nets have agreed to a trade sending DeMarre Carroll to Toronto for Justin...


Stripe announces deal with two of China's biggest digital payment services

The mobile payment solution, WeChat Pay, has over 600 million active users, that equivalent to almost 40 percent market share of Chinese mobile payment market. ...


4 civilians killed in Indian 'unprovoked' firing along LoC: ISPR

On June 12, two civilians were martyred and three injured in Indian troops' unprovoked firing with heavy weapons in Jandrot and Hotspring (Tattapani) sectors al...


Opioid prescriptions drop but still very high in the U.S., says report

Deborah Dowell of CDC's National Center for Injury Prevention and Control said in a statement. "Too many opioid prescriptions are being written", said An...


Gonorrhoea 'sometimes impossible' to treat due to antibiotic-resistance

The sexually transmitted infection, which can affect the genitals, rectum and throat, is the second most commonly reported STD in the USA - reported by 820,000 ...


Federal ethics director who clashed with Trump administration quits

Shaub's resignation and appreciates his service. "Until President Trump holds himself subject to federal ethics laws, disclosing his tax returns and divestin...


Munna Michael's new song 'Swag' released!

We wonder what Tiger has to say in his defence. Tiger said that he would rehearse the step 100 times in order to get one step right, and Nawazuddin Siddiqui ...


Poor Sleep Tied to Increased Alzheimer's Risk

However, not everyone with sleep problems had abnormalities in their spinal fluid. It would not be very farfetched to say that soon we could be adding various...


England v South Africa, First Test - Statistical Preview

But he has earned a third chance under county team-mate Root and the new England skipper is confident Ballance is ready to fire against the Proteas. Unsurpris...


Vatican Owned Hospital to Take in Baby Sentenced to Death

But Bambino Gesu hospital President Mariella Enoc said she was informed that the board of the London hospital said Charlie can not be moved for legal reasons. T...


Red Cross in need of donations during 'blood emergency'

Summer months are among the most challenging for blood donation centers with schools and colleges out for the summer and many regular donors taking vacation. If...


Iraqi forces corner Daesh in Mosul's Old City

The head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, Rami Abdurrahman, said the breaching of the wall was the most important development to date ...


BBC to spend £34 million to win kids back from Netflix

The BBC said the budget increase for children's content would come from efficiency savings. It is thought BBC iPlayer will become even more key in delivering ...


PPI drugs might increase death risk

Now, a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis shows that longtime use of the drugs also is associated with an increased risk o...


GST row: KTMF president, 55 other traders arrested in Srinagar

Jaitley also expressed confidence that technology intensity in indirect tax and direct tax administration would go up in the coming years and this will bring bi...


President Trump promises 'golden age of American energy dominance'

He told Kernen that carbon emissions are not the primary cause for climate change. But President Donald Trump wants to change that. The former Texas gover...


No deferring GST launch, clears FM Arun Jaitley

Praising the efforts of PM Narendra Modi and finance minister Arun Jaitley in rolling out GST, CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan said the new tax regime would benefi...


'Send In The Feds': Trump Launches Chicago Gun Violence Task Force

Federal law enforcement officials and the Chicago police confirmed Thursday night that about 20 additional agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms ...


Terminally Ill End Their Lives Under California Law

The Department of Public Health must gather information on those who take or seek taking these aid-in-dying drugs. Among the 111 patients, 87% were 60 years ...


Porte ready for "massive opportunity" to win Tour

Sniffer dogs will be used to locate any explosives and patrol in departure and arrival villages. The 104th edition of the Tour de France will begin this wee...


Backed bills on illegal immigrants poised to pass US House

Even more controversial than Kate's Law , however, is the second bill Republicans passed Thursday: the No Sanctuary for Criminals Act . But onlookers say...


More Severe Weather Possible in Iowa Thursday

Wednesday the shower/thunderstorm cluster over Iowa (note the highest tan-shaded Enhanced Severe Storm Risk is centered over Iowa) is expected to weaken as it m...


Walk and Concert to Support Yingying Zhang taking place tomorrow night

There is a security video that was release from the B-4 parking garage on North Goodwin Avenue, Urbana, just after 2 p.m. Friday, Ms. Zhang is seen standing on ...


BoE to debate rate increase in 'coming months'

Deputy governor Sir Jon Cunliffe yesterday said he also favoured keeping rates where they are. These, Mr Carney said, would include the extent to which consum...


This Flu Vaccine Patch Works As Good As A Shot

They have come up with a patch the size of a dressing with needles, microscopic and soluble containing the influenza vaccine. There were signs that the patch...


Oscar Mayer expands WienerFleet - adding WienerDrone and WienerCycle

The fleet now consists of the Wienermobile , WienerMini and WienerRover. To celebrate the release of the newest vehicles, Oscar Mayer is taking their new...


Fire up your Fourth with these Independence Day events

Red, White and Blue Ash - Celebrate Independence Day in the northern suburb of Blue Ash with free entertainment starting at 4pm and Rozzi's Famous Fireworks at...


Evacuations ordered for fire on California coast

Authorities said that they plan to order more evacuations, according to The Associated Press . As of Monday, the area remained under a warning from the Natio...


Wheelchair Users Dragged from US Capitol During 'Die-In' Protest

Police forcibly removed demonstrators , many with disabilities , from a Senate building on Capitol Hill today. One protester in a wheelchair wearing a breat...


Ashby's flying start in America's Cup final

They held an advantage of nearly two minutes with one leg to go in the opening race, but lost momentum when they dropped off their foils gybing before recoverin...


British weekly 'The Economist' criticizes reforms taken by PM Narendra Modi

External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Gopal Baglay had said Modi's visit to the USA has "its own significance because it will be the first visit of the Prime...


Spithill, Oracle get swagger back with 1st America's Cup win

Oracle now trail Team New Zealand 4-0 in the finals series, the Kiwi syndicate now need to win three more races to clinch the "Auld Mug". The New Zealand team...


North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier

Otto Frederick Warmbier, a University of Virginia student who had been detained in North Korea since January 2016, is taken to North Korea's top court in Pyon...


Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

And those three states, according to the findings , have seen an overall 3% increase in vehicle crashes compared to states without legalization. Authors al...


Tech CEOs visit White House to talk modernizing government

Technology industry executives are also concerned with the future of the H-1B visa program, which allows American companies to hire foreign guest workers with a...


Ukrainian President Poroshenko Meets, Briefly, With President Trump

In April, followed a suspected chemical attack against civilians in northern Syria by government forces, Trump said US relations with Russian Federation "ma...


Royal Ascot 2017 - Ribchester wins the Queen Anne Stakes under William Buick

A minute's silence was observed across the racecourse on Tuesday after the arrival of the Queen and the Royal party in the Ascot parade ring in the wake o...