Nancy Pelosi Attempting to Secure Influence, Tim Ryan Says

U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan is confident that he can pull an upset Wednesday in ousting longtime Democratic leader U.S. Rep. Nancy Pelosi as House Minority Leader. "I am now and have always been a loyal Democrat", she added. At the same time I love Tim Ryan. ... More..

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No association between mother flu in pregnancy and increased child autism risk
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

No association between mother flu in pregnancy and increased child autism risk

The cohort study, from researchers at Kaiser Permanente Northern California, included almost 197,000 children born from 2000 through 2010. "Our data indicate that there is no link between influenza in a pregn...More..

Fashion Designer Fiat Heir Faked Kidnapping to Extort Money From His Family
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Fashion Designer Fiat Heir Faked Kidnapping to Extort Money From His Family

Lapo Elkann walks the red carpet of amfAR Milano 2016. NEW YORK/MILAN Lapo Elkann, grandson of late Fiat patriarch Gianni Agnelli, is facing charges in NY for falsely reporting he had been kidnapped, law enfo...More..

Duterte pushing through with Marawi trip
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Duterte pushing through with Marawi trip

Confirming the information military's Western Mindanao Command (WESMINCOM) spokesperson Major Filemon Tan said among these victims, one PSG member and one soldier are critically injured, reported CNN . Four vi...More..

Texas Officially Has Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes
by | Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Texas Officially Has Zika-Carrying Mosquitoes

Experts say people need to protect themselves from mosquito bites , especially in areas that stay relatively warm in the fall and winter. The biggest risk of the virus is to pregnant women because it can cau...More..

Bei Bei the Giant Panda Recovering From Emergency Surgery
by | Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Bei Bei the Giant Panda Recovering From Emergency Surgery

National Zoological Park meeting media after receiving a physical examination in Washington D.C., the United States. Bei Bei underwent "life-saving" surgery that led to the removal of a "lemon-sized" mass o...More..

Corps won't forcibly remove Dakota Access pipeline protesters from federal land
by | Monday, November 28, 2016

Corps won't forcibly remove Dakota Access pipeline protesters from federal land

Don't look for apologies from the North Dakota sheriff leading the response to the Dakota Access oil pipeline protests, especially for the recent - and, in some circles, controversial - action against demonstra...More..

Trump Announces On Twitter He Canceled Meeting With 'New York Times'
by | Saturday, November 26, 2016

Trump Announces On Twitter He Canceled Meeting With 'New York Times'

It is worrisome that Ivanka also sat in on Trump's very first meeting with a foreign head of state, Japan's Shinzo Abe. During the meeting, Trump revived some of the specific arguments he made weeks before wi...More..

by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles

Kanye West reportedly went to the hospital "freely" after an incident at trainer Harley Pasternak's home on Monday (21Nov16). Hours after his hospitalisation, Kim flew to Los Angeles to by her husband's ...More..

Suspected migrants found on boat in Folkestone Harbour
by | Thursday, November 24, 2016

Suspected migrants found on boat in Folkestone Harbour

Meanwhile, passengers on a ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard were finally able to disembark this morning after spending the night in heavy seas off the Welsh coast after it was deemed too unsafe to attempt to do...More..

Trump Set to Meet Today With Kris Kobach, Christie, Giuliani and Others
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Trump Set to Meet Today With Kris Kobach, Christie, Giuliani and Others

An aide to the president-elect had suggested earlier that the Trumps are reluctant to move their 10-year-old son from NY to Washington during the school year. Formerly a rival for the GOP nomination, Christie b...More..

'NBA 2KVR Experience' Launches Tomorrow on Several VR Platforms
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

'NBA 2KVR Experience' Launches Tomorrow on Several VR Platforms

The game will be released simultaneously on PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, and Samsung Gear VR - the Oculus Rift is omitted, which is curious considering Oculus' technology powers the Gear VR headset. George will be...More..

Banks Run out of Cash Making Things Worse
by | Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Banks Run out of Cash Making Things Worse

Those who are getting married, can go to the banks to withdraw money or they can send their parents, the notification said. For doing this, the particular person will show the wedding invitation as well as re...More..

Can voters legalize marijuana for 25% of Americans?
by | Monday, November 21, 2016

Can voters legalize marijuana for 25% of Americans?

Following the election results, the sale and use of recreational marijuana will now be legal in eight states of the country, while medical cannabis will be available in 29 other states. And, for anyone who fo...More..

Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight
by | Sunday, November 20, 2016

Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight

Perry told Army Times that their American Airlines flight from Sacramento was delayed for about 45 minutes on its way to Phoenix . Mr. Perry says the captain announced that the family of "military personnel"...More..

House GOP nominates Ryan as speaker, with Trump's support
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

House GOP nominates Ryan as speaker, with Trump's support

Kevin Cramer of North Dakota. Though he endorsed Trump and urged Americans to vote for him in the days leading up to the election, Ryan repeatedly criticized the president-elect's more inflammatory statemen...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Applications for US unemployment aid fall to 43-year low

The labor force is comprised of those now on the job and earning a paycheck, as well as those actively looking for work. In October, it increased to 4,945,950. September's job creation numbers were also revise...More..

Thanksgiving dinner will cost less for families this year
by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Thanksgiving dinner will cost less for families this year

Americans can be thankful that the bill for their Thanksgiving dinner will decrease this year for the first time since 2013, according to American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF). "While our farmers and ranch...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

Pep Guardiola defends Wayne Rooney over late-night socialising

However, Guardiola eventually offered Nasri the opportunity to be part of his plans at the Etihad Stadium but the Frenchman turned him down in favour of regular football. "It is not one day for another day; it ...More..

by | Saturday, November 19, 2016

UN agency lifts Zika emergency, prepares for long-term fight

Only about 20% of infected people show symptoms, which can include fever, rash, joint pain, and red eyes. Instead, a strong and ongoing Zika response must become part of the WHO's regular operations, said Dr...More..

Florida voters approve medical pot ballot measure
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

Florida voters approve medical pot ballot measure

Florida , North Dakota and Arkansas approved medical marijuana, which would bring the total number of states with such a system to more than two dozen. California's nonpartisan Legislative Analyst's Office...More..

FDA research to help speed development of Zika virus vaccines and therapeutics
by | Friday, November 18, 2016

FDA research to help speed development of Zika virus vaccines and therapeutics

It said the virus is "highly likely to further spread in the region" which includes China, Japan, Australia, most South-east Asian nations and the Pacific islands. A 56-year-old man tested positive for the viru...More..

by | Friday, November 18, 2016

US senator pushes to abolish electoral college after Trump win

The rest of the contacts came in phone calls and handwritten letters. Both Democrats and Republicans agree, things like faithless electors and the Electoral College must be eliminated. On Twitter, hashtags su...More..

Experts say 'fake news' on Facebook influenced United States election
by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Experts say 'fake news' on Facebook influenced United States election

Critics have suggested the fake news making its way through the social media network may have influenced the 2016 presidential election. To be clear, there's not much known about the update's efficacy to ...More..

by | Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Anambra Govt. to screen civil servant for diabetes, hypertension

Earlier this year, the charity said that in 2014-15 only 2% of people newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes and 6% of those newly diagnosed with type 2 diabetes were recorded as going on a diabetes education cou...More..

Paul Ryan: Trump Is Not Racist
by | Monday, November 14, 2016

Paul Ryan: Trump Is Not Racist

America is a pluralistic country and inclusive country. "We are the party of Lincoln". "We've got to secure the border". "That is not what our focus is", Mr. "Obamacare is failing. It must be replaced. So we ...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Trump has a Supreme Court vacancy to fill

His nominee would be considered for confirmation by a Republican-controlled Senate under McConnell. With Trump in the White House now, Cruz has to look to 2024 for a potential shot at the Oval Office, and cou...More..

by | Saturday, November 12, 2016

Maine legalizes marijuana for recreational use

Recreational marijuana is legal in Colorado, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. Now that voters in several US states have passed legalization measures, either for recreational or medicinal use of marijuana , ...More..

Ohio GOP US Sen. Portman wins re-election over ex-governor
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Ohio GOP US Sen. Portman wins re-election over ex-governor

The party that wins control of the Senate will lead investigations and confirmation of the Supreme Court nominees of the next president. I spoke with Senator Portman last night and congratulated him on his vict...More..

Colorado Passes Aid in Dying Measure
by | Friday, November 11, 2016

Colorado Passes Aid in Dying Measure

Oregon , Washington , California and Vermont have similar laws, and in Montana, a state court ruled doctors can not be prosecuted for helping a terminally ill patient end their life. The individual must be d...More..

Polls open in Ohio with long lines in some areas
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Polls open in Ohio with long lines in some areas

Husted also said election results are not certified until 30 days out but it would depends on how close things are in Ohio. He says that's the normal before-work-traffic, and that he's sticking to his forecast ...More..

Massachusetts Voters Reject Charter School Expansion
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Massachusetts Voters Reject Charter School Expansion

Voters are going to the polls in high numbers across MA to cast ballots in the race for president and to decide a series of ballot questions including whether to legalize marijuana and expand charter schools. T...More..

Brad Pitt cleared in child services investigation
by | Thursday, November 10, 2016

Brad Pitt cleared in child services investigation

Actors Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have reached an agreement on the custody of their six children , who will be with their mother. Angelina Jolie hopes her children can start to "heal" after the Departm...More..

by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Tide's Anderson, Scott Named SEC Players of Week

Another of Saturday's 100-yard rushers, Kentucky RB Benny Snell with 114, became the first player with 100 yards against Georgia this season and the first Wildcats' player with 100 yards against Georgia sin...More..

Dismal year for Hertz grows more dismal still
by | Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Dismal year for Hertz grows more dismal still

During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.49 earnings per share. In terms of the guidance for the full year, the company expects EPS in the range of $0.51 to $0.88 and adjusted EBIT...More..

Kid Cudi Performs for First Time Since Rehab
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Kid Cudi Performs for First Time Since Rehab

He mentioned the ComplexCon performance, writing, "If all goes well ill be out in time for Complexcon and I'll be lookin forward to seeing you all there for high fives and hugs". I can't make new friends beca...More..

Treatment protects mice from Zika during pregnancy: US study
by | Tuesday, November 08, 2016

Treatment protects mice from Zika during pregnancy: US study

James Crowe of Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Paris: An antibody produced by the human body shielded unborn mice against Zika, a study said on Monday, raising hopes for thwarting the virus known...More..

by | Monday, November 07, 2016

Change Your Clock Change Your Battery® Sunday, November 6th

With the end of Daylight Saving Time, the state fire commissioner urges everyone to replace the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Regular batteries should be changed at least once a year, ...More..

Bloomington Residents May Receive Free Pizza For Properly Working Smoke Alarms
by | Sunday, November 06, 2016

Bloomington Residents May Receive Free Pizza For Properly Working Smoke Alarms

Twice a year Fire Prevention Officer, JT Camp and his team reminds people to pay extra attention to their home's smoke detectors. Bouch tells 47 ABC, "Recognizing that these do work is the first part of the p...More..

Clinton, Trump battle for blue MI
by | Saturday, November 05, 2016

Clinton, Trump battle for blue MI

Clinton spent the weekend campaigning in Florida, where some polls show Trump leading. "There is no case here", Clinton insisted. The lawsuit there said the state Republican Party is essentially an arm of T...More..

Arrest Warrant Issued In Connection With Incident Involving Autistic Teen
by | Friday, November 04, 2016

Arrest Warrant Issued In Connection With Incident Involving Autistic Teen

The suspect said Chase was not responding to him when he told him to leave the road. Councilor Susan Boyle, who represents the city's third district, looked at the police report and said the attacker, who is ...More..

by | Thursday, November 03, 2016

Keller Group plc's (KLR) "Buy" Rating Reiterate at Jefferies Group

Liberum Capital reissued a "buy" rating and set a GBX 738 ($9.01) target price on shares of GVC Holdings PLC in a research note on Tuesday, September 20th. Amino Technologies Plc has a 1-year low of GBX 100.00 ...More..

New Treatment for Peanut Allergies in the Works
by | Wednesday, November 02, 2016

New Treatment for Peanut Allergies in the Works

The findings were part of a year-long study funded by the National Institutes of Health. As of writing, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not yet approved the skin patch. "Ten times more peanut, actu...More..

2 billion children breathe toxic air worldwide, UNICEF says
by | Tuesday, November 01, 2016

2 billion children breathe toxic air worldwide, UNICEF says

The report , which uses satellite imagery to determine the impacted areas, says these children live in places "where outdoor air pollution exceeds global guidelines by at least six times". "Air pollution i...More..

Voter fraud suspect arrested in Des Moines
by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Voter fraud suspect arrested in Des Moines

Trump has said several times without proof during this campaign cycle that "the election is rigged", and he's even encouraged his supporters to monitor the polls come Election Day because of his unsubstantiated...More..

Baldwin Brothers in Family Feud Over Trump Support
by | Sunday, October 30, 2016

Baldwin Brothers in Family Feud Over Trump Support

Stephen Baldwin recently took to social media to make a statement, writing that his father, who he highlighted as a veteran, would be ashamed of media practices in the modern age, particularly singling out An...More..

by | Saturday, October 29, 2016

Donald Trump's Contribution to His Campaign Plummets to $33000

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton raised about $53 million for her campaign, leaving her with $62 million in available cash. Trump raised about $30 million in the first 19 days of October, less than the $53 ...More..

Iceland's Pirate Party tipped to win national election
by | Saturday, October 29, 2016

Iceland's Pirate Party tipped to win national election

The Independence Party may win the highest percentage of votes, but will not be able to rule without support of other parties, and it may get locked out by a coalition of the Pirate Party, the Left-Green, who a...More..

Affordable Care Act Under Fire, Iowa Insurance Commissioner Acknowledges Criticism
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

Affordable Care Act Under Fire, Iowa Insurance Commissioner Acknowledges Criticism

Obama acknowledged last week that the law is not working perfectly but said the problems could be fixed if lawmakers created a government-run health insurance option that would help US states where there is lit...More..

HIV Arrived In US Long Before 'Patient Zero' Did
by | Friday, October 28, 2016

HIV Arrived In US Long Before 'Patient Zero' Did

This early, full-genome "snapshot" revealed that the U.S. HIV-1 epidemic showed extensive genetic diversity in the 1970s, but also provided strong evidence of its emergence from a pre-existing Caribbean epidemi...More..