Conway Defends GOP Health Care Bill: 'ObamaCare Has Robbed People of Choices'

Stephanopoulos briefly put words into Conway's mouth by bringing up a hypothetical example of a 15-year-old kid on Medicaid who wouldn't qualify for most (or any) jobs with insurance coverage . Analysis conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation ... More..

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Study links legalized pot with increase in car crash claims

That's what the Highway Loss Data Institute is investigating now that the number of collision claims has risen by between 4.5 and 16 percent in several states where weed has been made legal for recreational u...More..

President Trump to Announce Changes to Cuba Policy in Miami
by | Friday, June 16, 2017

President Trump to Announce Changes to Cuba Policy in Miami

The new restrictions were championed by Sen. Marco Rubio - who were experts on Cuba policy. Both men plan to be on hand when Trump announces the changes in Miami's Little Havana neighborhood, Friday after...More..

Hyderabad samosa sellers' son gets 64th rank; JEE (Advanced) 2017 Result
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Hyderabad samosa sellers' son gets 64th rank; JEE (Advanced) 2017 Result

Students can log on to www. jeeadv.ac.in to check their results. Bhairulal, who belongs to a modest farmer's family of Aarjiya in Rajasthan's Bhilwara district, secured All India Rank (AIR) 1,143 in Other Bac...More..

Connecticut House approves casino exclusivity bill, sends it to Senate
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Connecticut House approves casino exclusivity bill, sends it to Senate

Senate President Pro Tem Martin M. Looney, D-New Haven, had opposed mixed-martial arts bills for years at the request of organized labor, which was fighting with a non-union casino owner in Las Vegas, who ha...More..

Rainy Tuesday evening likely for the Harrisburg area
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Rainy Tuesday evening likely for the Harrisburg area

Overnight, there is a slight chance of showers. Tuesday highs cooler in the middle 60's. Expect northeast winds at 10 to 20 miles per hour and gusts to near 25 miles per hour possible. Northwest wind 8 to 1...More..

Gov. Rick Scott, lawmakers to return for special session
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Gov. Rick Scott, lawmakers to return for special session

Corcoran, meanwhile, has been defending a wide-ranging education bill that boosts funding for charter schools and teacher bonuses. In return for reaching a compromise on his top priorities, the governor is e...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Org Declared Gujarat Board SSC Class 10 Results at 8 AM Today

The GSEB SSC exams were conducted in the state from March 15 to March 25, 2017 with the first exam being a language paper of either English or Gujarati. These portals also provide the facility to register for t...More..

Study Finds That 'Beauty Sleep' Is Actually a Real Thing
by | Saturday, May 20, 2017

Study Finds That 'Beauty Sleep' Is Actually a Real Thing

The researchers then showed the photos to a different set of 122 volunteers, who were asked to rate the subjects on attractiveness, health, sleepiness and trustworthiness. "People seem to be able to tell when s...More..

Triple Talaq an Issue of Women within Minority Community
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Triple Talaq an Issue of Women within Minority Community

The bench, also comprising Justices Kurian Joseph, R F Nariman, U U Lalit and Abdul Nazeer, had begun the hearing on May 11. Addressing the constitution bench, AIMPLB's senior counsel Kapil Sibal said he ha...More..

5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

5 ways to become a smaller target for ransomware hackers

Officials across the globe scrambled over the weekend to catch the culprits behind a massive ransomware worm that disrupted operations at vehicle factories, hospitals, shops and schools, while Microsoft on Su...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Hamilton fastest as Mercedes step up the pace

Ferrari and Mercedes may be the front-runners again, but Red Bull expect to be close in pursuit with a heavily-updated auto while local hero Fernando Alonso has more modest hopes. "You simply need to adapt to t...More..

Parasitic live worms found inside stomach of sushi guzzler
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Parasitic live worms found inside stomach of sushi guzzler

When questioned by medical staff, the patient revealed that he had recently eaten sushi , which led physicians to believe he may have a disease called anisakiasis . When doctors put an endoscope, a long tube ...More..

8-month-old Hampton girl in 'extreme danger'
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

8-month-old Hampton girl in 'extreme danger'

Police believe that the two have been abducted by a man. Kier was last seen driving a black 2013 Kia Optima with Virginia license plates reading "VAW-2197". She was last seen in blue jeans and a t-shirt. Keir...More..

Texas House OKs letting adoption groups deny non-Christians
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Texas House OKs letting adoption groups deny non-Christians

This week, Alabama passed a similar law, but it does not apply to adoption agencies that receive state or federal funding. Under the bill - foster care providers could refuse to place kids with LGBT househo...More..

BCCI confirms India's Champions Trophy participation
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

BCCI confirms India's Champions Trophy participation

The top eight sides in the world rankings compete in the Champions Trophy with India winning the last edition in 2013. The decision was taken here at a Board of Control for Cricket in India's special genera...More..

Only PM Modi can save us from Kashmir unrest: Mehbooba Mufti
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Only PM Modi can save us from Kashmir unrest: Mehbooba Mufti

Mufti while referring to Modi's Pakistan visit past year, praised his "strength" and said: "It was him who visited Pakistan during heightened tensions between the two countries". He was successful to a large ex...More..

The New Way To Get Your Caffeine Fix In The Morning
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

The New Way To Get Your Caffeine Fix In The Morning

A bagel chain in the United States has given its latest creation a shot in the arm, and Millennials are to thank - or blame. Made from both espresso and coffee-cherry flour, this carbohydrate is packed with 13...More..

Free mental health first aid courses offered to community
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Free mental health first aid courses offered to community

Central England is also creating 50 mental health and wellbeing champions who will offer support by signposting colleagues towards resources and help regarding mental health. People experience symptoms of menta...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

A Fluid-Filled Artificial Womb May Help Premature Babies, Say Experts

Extremely premature babies could be kept alive in future using an "artificial womb" that scientists plan to test in humans after a successful study involving unborn lambs. This is to provide the prope...More..

Colorado Dispensaries Make Bank On Recreational Marijuana
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Colorado Dispensaries Make Bank On Recreational Marijuana

The risks of medical marijuana laws are important to convey, said lead author Deborah Hasin , of Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health in NY. Having said that, one of the reasons other states...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Sanctuary cities threatened with loss of federal grant money

The Justice Department singled out Chicago's rise in homicides and said New York's gang killings were the "predictable effect of the city's soft-on-crime stance". The Trump administration is moving beyond rheto...More..

Trump Administration May Not Find Middle Ground on Paris Climate Deal
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump Administration May Not Find Middle Ground on Paris Climate Deal

President Donald Trump's top advisers are expected to meet Tuesday to discuss whether the USA should remain in the agreement, Politico reported. White House officials, led by the National Economic Council, ...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Jackie Robinson statue unveiled at Dodger Stadium

Yet there was little question that the comments of the 70-year-old Campanis on "Nightline" reflected archaic stereotypes about the intelligence and capabilities of African-Americans. My family watched every mov...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

LEADING OFF: Dodgers to unveil Jackie Robinson statue

Robinson attended UCLA from 1939-41 and was a four-sport athlete in baseball, track and field, basketball and football. Robinson retired in January, voiding the trade. The slugger hit 156 homers in 982 games wi...More..

Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Launch Mental Health Film Series
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Duke And Duchess Of Cambridge Launch Mental Health Film Series

The WHO official bared that suicide is the leading cause of death among people aged 15 to 29. Chief executive Michael Bassingthwaighte said it was an important issue because each year around one million Austr...More..

by | Friday, April 07, 2017

McCaskill, Accusing Gorsuch of 'Stunning Lack of Humanity,' Backs Filibuster

Senate floor. But to do so, they will likely have to override Democratic objections and unilaterally change Senate rules so that Gorsuch can be confirmed with a simple majority in the 100-seat chamber, instea...More..

Nearly half of US adults infected with genital HPV
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Nearly half of US adults infected with genital HPV

Good reminder that people who fret that giving girls Gardasil will make them " promiscuous " can go kick rocks: New research says a quarter of men have the cancer-causing strain of HPV, as do 20 percent of wome...More..

'Bathroom bill' could cost North Carolina more NCAA events
by | Friday, March 31, 2017

'Bathroom bill' could cost North Carolina more NCAA events

It has stained our reputation. Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin said the repeal bill was a "disaster" which only "doubles down on discrimination" of LGBT people in the state. Bert Jones, R-Rocki...More..

Premature deaths rise in U.S. as opioid epidemic worsens
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Premature deaths rise in U.S. as opioid epidemic worsens

Ranked at the bottom, starting with the least healthy counties, are: Union, Gadsen, Madison, Putnam and Hamilton, according to the eighth annual County Health Rankings . It measures not only health outcomes , ...More..

Girl badly burned by homemade slime (graphic photos)
by | Thursday, March 30, 2017

Girl badly burned by homemade slime (graphic photos)

Her mom and dad were startled to see their daughter's hands were covered in blisters and immediately took her to the hospital . Her parents rushed her to the hospital, where she was found to have suffered se...More..

Mindy Kaling's Newark joke leads to dinner with Cory Booker
by | Sunday, March 26, 2017

Mindy Kaling's Newark joke leads to dinner with Cory Booker

Mindy Kaling might just be at the heart of a Twitter love story, with none other than New Jersey Senator Cory Booker. It didn't take long for the official Twitter account for the PATH commuter train line betw...More..

by | Thursday, March 23, 2017

Future unclear for Kmart and Sears

The disclosure comes after more optimistic signs from the company, which has been working on a turnaround under Chief Executive Officer Eddie Lampert. The company plans to use the profits from that sale to shor...More..

by | Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Chicago Police Say They're Investigating Livestreamed Gang Rape Of Teenage Girl

Elkins said she had seen a Facebook Live video in which a girl who looked like her daughter was being assaulted. The girl, who was reported missing Sunday afternoon , is said to be the victim of a gang ra...More..

by | Sunday, March 19, 2017

Interpol 'red notice' issued for four North Koreans, says KL

Any decision will be subject to negotiations between the two countries amid a diplomatic stand-off over the killing, he added. Markets in the North show an upward trend in their numbers and scale, which is mo...More..

This fruit made the 'Dirty Dozen' list for the first time
by | Tuesday, March 14, 2017

This fruit made the 'Dirty Dozen' list for the first time

The analysis also found that almost 70 percent of the 48 different conventional produce samples tested by the USDA were contaminated with residues of one or more pesticides. Spinach made one of the more no...More..

'World's heaviest woman' undergoes weight-loss surgery in Mumbai
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

'World's heaviest woman' undergoes weight-loss surgery in Mumbai

According to BBC News , 36-year-old Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty is believed to be the world's heaviest woman , tipping the scales at 1,100 pounds. Abd El Aty was flown to India on 11 February after her sister app...More..

India court convicts 31 over 2012 riot at Maruti Suzuki plant
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

India court convicts 31 over 2012 riot at Maruti Suzuki plant

The violence was triggered on the carmaker's premises after a supervisor allegedly abused and slapped a worker. The plant is now functioning with new staff. His charred body was identified by a tooth implant....More..

Bird Flu Hits Tennessee Chicken Farm That Supplies Tyson Foods
by | Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Bird Flu Hits Tennessee Chicken Farm That Supplies Tyson Foods

It's the first confirmed case of the highly pathogenic H7 avian influenza this year. The company said in a statement it's a "bird health issue and not a food safety or human health issue", and that it doesn...More..

Does eating soy increase breast cancer risk? Study casts doubt on link
by | Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Does eating soy increase breast cancer risk? Study casts doubt on link

It was revealed at the end of the research that women who consumed high proportions of isoflavones were at a lesser risk of succumbing to death by 21 percent, when compared to women who took in low amounts of t...More..

Everton fans react on Twitter to Ross Barkley display against Tottenham Hotspur
by | Monday, March 06, 2017

Everton fans react on Twitter to Ross Barkley display against Tottenham Hotspur

The start of the game was very even as both sides weren't giving each other much time on the ball to get their passing games going. Kane scored twice to take him clear at the top of the scorers chart with 19 ...More..

Subway's chicken is only 50 percent meat
by | Saturday, March 04, 2017

Subway's chicken is only 50 percent meat

When a Canadian news program tested the chicken sandwiches at several fast-food restaurants last week, they got a surprising result from a Subway sandwich. Chicken strips and roasted chicken at Subway contain...More..

by | Friday, March 03, 2017

NC residents die from flu complications in 1 week

Stephens county reports 19 hospitalizations and two deaths related to the virus. The department says a late peak in the 2016 flu season , which carried over to the summer, has partly contributed to the ste...More..

More young adults getting colorectal cancer
by | Wednesday, March 01, 2017

More young adults getting colorectal cancer

Previous studies picked up increases in young adults, but the new study provided new age-group details from almost 500,000 cases reported between 1974 and 2013. Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of c...More..

by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

'I won't resign': Corbyn staying put after Copeland by-election fail

He said defiantly Friday that he is "proud" to lead the party and will continue to focus on the future of Britain's financially strained National Health Service as well as the issues of social care and housing....More..

CDC: Fatal heroin overdoses triple
by | Saturday, February 25, 2017

CDC: Fatal heroin overdoses triple

As a result, heroin surpassed gun homicides to become the most lethal killer in 2015. Rich Hamburg, executive vice president of Trust for America's Health, connected the high rates of heroin use and subsequen...More..

Brain differences found in children with ADHD
by | Sunday, February 19, 2017

Brain differences found in children with ADHD

The research used brain images of 1,713 people who had been diagnosed with ADHD and 1,529 people who had not; participants were between four and 63 years old. These drugs have been known to be behind weight gai...More..

by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

PM Modi to address rally in Badaun

It's the first chance for Modi to see if abolishing 86% of the cash circulating to crack down on corruption is hurting his appeal. On Saturday, Gandhi further said that Modi had not fulfilled the promises he ...More..

Dozens join Plattsburgh Planned Parenthood protest
by | Sunday, February 12, 2017

Dozens join Plattsburgh Planned Parenthood protest

Some of the demonstrations were met with counter-protests by Planned Parenthood supporters. Some prayed while Planned Parenthood volunteers stood by, ready to escort patients. Thayer is on the board of Right to...More..

Qatar Spending $500 Million A Week For 2022 World Cup Infrastructure Projects
by | Saturday, February 11, 2017

Qatar Spending $500 Million A Week For 2022 World Cup Infrastructure Projects

The Middle Eastern country is shelling out $500 million every week on infrastructure, stadiums and other projects before it hosts the world's biggest soccer tournament in 2022. 12 stadiums were originally set t...More..