Lamar Odom speaks out about overdosing for the first time

I had turned to food and had an unhealthy relationship with food my whole life, and I was like, "Food has never helped me lose weight.' " And the 'Strong Looks Better Naked" star has revealed this time around she bucked the habit and turned to fitn... More..

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More police on patrol for drinking and driving
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

More police on patrol for drinking and driving

It started December 15 and runs through January 1. Troopers will be on the lookout for impaired drivers with high-visibility patrols and at DUI checkpoints, according to Major Edward Hoke, director of PSP's B...More..

Publicist: Actor Alan Thicke dies at age 69
by | Saturday, December 17, 2016

Publicist: Actor Alan Thicke dies at age 69

Alan Thicke , best known as the father in the 1985-92 ABC family comedy " Growing Pains ", died Tuesday. Today the world lost an unbelievable talent. Alan Thicke even composed the theme songs for Diff'rent ...More..

Leading House Republican predicts fast action on Planned Parenthood defunding, Obamacare teardown
by | Friday, December 16, 2016

Leading House Republican predicts fast action on Planned Parenthood defunding, Obamacare teardown

The measure will go into effect on January 18, two days before President-Elect Donald Trump's inauguration. In a final gift to women, President Obama has moved to protect women's health organization Planned P...More..

by | Wednesday, December 14, 2016

Turkey blasts claimed by Kurdish militants; country mourns

Turkey's police on Tuesday continued to detain members of a pro-Kurdish political party in the wake of deadly suicide bombing . The raids targeted officials from the pro-Kurdish Peoples' Democratic Party (H...More..

by | Monday, December 12, 2016

U.S. Life Expectancy Declines for the First Time in 20 Years

Authorities announced the death of Minquell Kennedy Lembrick, 32, on December 8, 2016 after a manhunt stemming from a domestic abuse call at an Americus, Georgia apartment. The report did not analyze the reas...More..

by | Sunday, December 11, 2016

Iraqi official: Anti-IS airstrike killed, wounded civilians

They have been hitting fierce resistance from Islamic State insurgents who took control of the city two years ago. "When we reached them, they barely had any bullets left", a special forces officer said on co...More..

Sky to go to 21st Century Fox?
by | Saturday, December 10, 2016

Sky to go to 21st Century Fox?

The deal has been agreed by the independent directors of both company's boards though other elements of the deal remain under discussion, and Sky has said there is "no certainty" a formal offer will be made. Ta...More..

Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul's status vs. Cowboys looking dim
by | Thursday, December 08, 2016

Giants' Jason Pierre-Paul's status vs. Cowboys looking dim

After injuring himself during the Giants' Week 13 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers , Pierre-Paul underwent a successful procedure to fix the damage on Wednesday. His star-power form has returned, something that ...More..

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

No. 1 Alabama romps past Florida 54-16 in SEC title game

Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts walks off the field after the Southeastern Conference championship NCAA college football game against Florida, Saturday, Dec. He also broke the school's single-season records...More..

Chances of early death increase even with one cigarette a day
by | Tuesday, December 06, 2016

Chances of early death increase even with one cigarette a day

They looked at a total of 290,215 adults, aged between 59 and 82, who had filled out a smoking questionnaire. "Nevertheless, 159 (9.1%) and 1,493 (22.5%) of these individuals reported consistently smoking fewer...More..

by | Monday, December 05, 2016

Trump's talk with Taiwanese president 'just a phone call'

Since then, there have been no direct conversations between the leaders of the U.S. and Taiwan. Since 2009, the Obama administration has approved $US14 billion ($19 billion) in arms sales to Taiwan, according...More..

by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

Dean takes himself out of the race for chairman of DNC

While elected officials have chaired the DNC in the past, but many Democrats, including some in the Obama administration , have expressed concerns that leading the party against Donald Trump will be a full-t...More..

US Jobless Rate Drops to 4.6 Pct., Employers Add 178K Jobs
by | Sunday, December 04, 2016

US Jobless Rate Drops to 4.6 Pct., Employers Add 178K Jobs

CNS News reported on December 2, that the number of people outside of the labor force, or people who gave up looking for a job, hovered near a record high at 95,055,000. The data are not seasonally adjusted. ...More..

Dear Zindagi Day 5 Box Office Collection Report
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Dear Zindagi Day 5 Box Office Collection Report

After earning Rs 32.50 crore in the first weekend , it went on to mint another Rs 11.50 crore till Wednesday. Shah Rukh Khan was ecstatic to hear from Paul Feig and replied to him in his own hilarious way. S...More..

World's largest tobacco company, Philip Morris, to stop selling cigarettes
by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

World's largest tobacco company, Philip Morris, to stop selling cigarettes

Although Calantzopoulos claimed Philip Morris was shifting away from cigarettes, he also defended the company's role in smoking-related health problems: "I don't think Philip Morris invented cigarettes". To...More..

by | Saturday, December 03, 2016

Canada's economy bounces back with 3.5 per cent growth in third quarter

Helping to boost Q3 were energy exports, which grew 6.1% after dropping 5.1% the previous quarter amid the wildfires in western Canada. According to BMO economist Douglas Porter, what's encouraging about toda...More..

USA: New Federal Rule Bans Smoking in Public Housing
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

USA: New Federal Rule Bans Smoking in Public Housing

Smoking will be banned in all U.S. public housing as of fall 2018 to reduce the exposure of residents to secondhand smoke , the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development said on Wednesday. It said the ...More..

NFL Allowing Creative Cleats For A Cause During Week 13
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

NFL Allowing Creative Cleats For A Cause During Week 13

More than 500 players will participate. The 2016 Comeback Player of the Year and Chiefs safety Eric Berry will tell his incredible story on kicking cancer's ass while raising awareness for Hodgkin's Lymphom...More..

Give to Toys for Tots
by | Friday, December 02, 2016

Give to Toys for Tots

Leer and her team will continue to accept donations until December 16. Together, we can put smiles on the faces of children in need this holiday season. The drive usually lasts for about two or three weeks an...More..

Nelson Agholor inactive for Eagles after 'mental battle' remarks
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

Nelson Agholor inactive for Eagles after 'mental battle' remarks

Rodgers efinished with 313 yards passing, two touchdowns, and also added 26 yards on the ground. Rodgers threw a flawless 20-yard TD pass to Adams to give the Packers a 14-7 lead early in the second quar...More..

FDA is using ecstasy to treat PTSD in large-scale trials
by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

FDA is using ecstasy to treat PTSD in large-scale trials

Marmar, MD, the head of psychiatry at New York University's Langone School of Medicine, who was not involved in the research, said: "If they can keep getting good results, it will be of great use". "If it's c...More..

by | Thursday, December 01, 2016

CDC: Zika-Infected Babies May Not Show Symptoms For Months

Slowed head growth and microcephaly were accompanied by significant neurologic complications. Back in June, two studies reported by the Centers for Disease Control also failed to find a link between Zika and mi...More..

Gene that suppresses desire to drink alcohol identified
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Gene that suppresses desire to drink alcohol identified

Light drinking was defined as 14 drinks or less per week for males and seven drinks or less per week for females. A " drink " was the equivalent of a small glass of wine, or a half pint of beer. The PNAS ...More..

Fan allegedly punched by Justin Bieber mulls charges
by | Sunday, November 27, 2016

Fan allegedly punched by Justin Bieber mulls charges

Justin Bieber perform at V Festival at Hylands Park on August 20, 2016 in Chelmsford, England. A fan left with a split and bloodied lip after being punched by Justin Bieber in Barcelona is a minor who ...More..

by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Amid listeria fears, hummus is recalled

In a statement , Sabra CEO Shali Shalit Shoval said the company had "industry-leading food safety procedures" but chose to issue the recall "because consumer safety is a top priority". Federal Railroad Adm...More..

by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Decisive day looms for Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg

All eyes are on Abu Dhabi for this season's final fascinating duel for the F1 championship between team mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg. At Abu Dhabi in 2014, Hamilton won both race and title while ...More..

Gophers Trying to End 12-Game Losing Streak vs. Badgers
by | Friday, November 25, 2016

Gophers Trying to End 12-Game Losing Streak vs. Badgers

The Big Ten has three teams in this week's Associated Press Top 25 College Football Poll , the first time in 56 years that has taken place. With two more wins, the Badgers will likely jump either Ohio State ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Zika still a national public health emergency

The joint study shows that Zika virus can cross the blood-testes-barrier under certain conditions such as immunodeficiency, and infect the reproductive tract in male mice. In addition, the Mexico Ministry of He...More..

by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Dying UK girl convinces judge to let her body be frozen

She wrote: "I have been asked to explain why I want this unusual thing done". In her letter to the judge, the girl wrote: "I don't want to be buried underground". The young girl hoped that by being frozen...More..

by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

French conservatives voting in first presidential primary

The race for France's conservative presidential nomination got underway on Sunday as seven candidates set their sights on next year's election. French conservatives are voting in a nationwide primary to choos...More..

Mom sues transgender daughter, 17, for pursuing sex change without permission
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Mom sues transgender daughter, 17, for pursuing sex change without permission

Louis County School District, Principal of the Cherry School, and her minor son . The teen's emancipation statement was created in June 2015 with Mid-Minnesota Legal Aid and filed in court that October, and ...More..

Authorities: Person in custody after in double homicide
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Authorities: Person in custody after in double homicide

Authorities said a motive for the attack was unclear and that there was no history of violence at the home. "I can't imagine the pain and the grief these families are experiencing this morning", Casteel said,...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner explores joining administration

The former prime minister was spotted with the Republican president-elect's son-in-law Jared Kushner in NY. Should he choose to accept a position in the White House under Trump, Kushner would have to give u...More..

Breast Cancer Often More Advanced In Black Women
by | Thursday, November 17, 2016

Breast Cancer Often More Advanced In Black Women

Black females of African ancestry are about twice as likely to contract breast cancer as white females, according to new analysis from Cancer Research UK and Public Health England released today. To understan...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Trump aide: Bannon, Priebus will be in administration

He also embraced Mr Trump while other party grandees maintained their distance from the businessman's divisive campaign. He we was singled out for praise in Trump's acceptance speech on the morning of Novembe...More..

by | Monday, November 14, 2016

As wildfire smoke streams across South, masks urged for some

The fire, which has contributed to the smoky haze covering metro Atlanta , "continues to grow in size and complexity", said spokesman Seth Hawkins of the Georgia Forestry Commission . 10, were in the Southeas...More..

Sam Darnold leads USC to 26-13 upset of No. 4 Washington
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Sam Darnold leads USC to 26-13 upset of No. 4 Washington

The Huskies finished with a net of 17 rushing yards to USC's 133, and were stomped in total yards, 400 to 276. The red-hot USC Trojans try to continue their winning ways as they face their stiffest test to ...More..

Anger rising in India as banks slow to dispense cash to millions
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Anger rising in India as banks slow to dispense cash to millions

The issuance of the Rs. 500- notes has already commenced. To overcome cash-flow problems people are facing, the government allowed the use of old banknotes to pay court fees and utility bills until tomorrow. Wh...More..

Trump signals flexibility on Obamacare, citing talk in Oval Office
by | Sunday, November 13, 2016

Trump signals flexibility on Obamacare, citing talk in Oval Office

And he told his supporters , "We will be able to immediately repeal and replace Obamacare - have to do it". "Insurers are leaving, premiums are soaring, doctors are quitting, companies are fleeing". His transi...More..

METALS: Copper heads for biggest weekly gain since 1980
by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

METALS: Copper heads for biggest weekly gain since 1980

Metal for delivery in December too traded higher by Rs 24.40 or 3.47 per cent to trade at Rs 727.60 per kg in 72 lots . Copper surged to its highest in more than 15 months on Wednesday, taking most of the ...More..

by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Donald Trump caught looking over Melania's shoulder as she votes

There were also rival cheers, including from about half a dozen construction workers doing work on the street and wearing hard hats with Trump Pence stickers. "It's looking very good". Accompanying him were h...More..

by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

The city has been under the control of IS since 2014, and since October 17, Iraqi forces have approached the city fighting IS militant in the towns surrounding Mosul. USA military leadership has said the SDF wo...More..

by | Monday, November 07, 2016

"Doctor Strange" spins magic at re-energized box office

Anxious that the movie, out this Friday, November 4, may not be for you? Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) is a neurosurgeon too intelligent for his own good. When in Rome, right? The authenticity that every s...More..

Migrant crisis intensifies as notorious French tent city set ablaze
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Migrant crisis intensifies as notorious French tent city set ablaze

Pascal Brice, head of the Office for Refugees and Stateless People, said: "The operation will be over tonight because all the people who were leaving the Jungle are now welcomed in France , in good conditions ...More..

Ex-Marine admits in court to killing other Marine's wife
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Ex-Marine admits in court to killing other Marine's wife

Lee, 27, shocked the court when he took back his not guilty plea and testified to killing his 19-year-old lover earlier this week by strangling her and then throwing her body down a 140-foot mine shaft. Lee was...More..

by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Caitlyn Jenner made Kendall's birthday 'awkward'

But then realising her mistake, the girlfriend of Zayn Malik quickly changed it to read "Happy Birthday weekend my Ken" instead. "Kim was in a sweater, in a great mood and gushing to everyone about how unbe...More..

by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

'Chrome' installed as even-money Breeders' Cup Classic favorite

Not too many horses have done what he has, and the Breeders' Cup means a lot because you've got the best horses in the country going in there. Clue #5 - The answer to clue #4 finished first and second in whic...More..

US Premature Births Rise for 1st Time in 8 Years
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

US Premature Births Rise for 1st Time in 8 Years

Besides Wisconsin, several other states received worse grades this year than last year: Arkansas, Connecticut, Idaho, Nebraska, New Mexico and Utah. "The 2016 March of Dimes Report Card demonstrates that ther...More..

by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Duterte causes Philippine foreign policy confusion

Duterte today gave a series of comments to clarify those remarks. Duterte now says that not only was it time to separate from Washington , but also to boost ties with Beijing. Hundreds of left-wing demonstra...More..