Blizzard Forecast for US Northeast

The blizzard warning is in effect for Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Ocean, Passaic and Union counties. Broome County Sheriff David Harder says anyone who has to travel during the snow storm should make sure to have at least a half-t... More..

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Texas lawmaker ridicules anti-abortion measures by filing anti-masturbation bill
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Texas lawmaker ridicules anti-abortion measures by filing anti-masturbation bill

Men must provide "voluntary and informed consent", but ultimately doctors are allowed to refuse to fulfill their health requests and even misinform patients according to their "personal, moralistic, or religiou...More..

Tv channel schedule, start time, scores and results, 2017 ACC
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Tv channel schedule, start time, scores and results, 2017 ACC

In the second half alone, Duke shot a stellar 59.1 percent from the field and 62.5 percent from three-point range. With the falter in Brooklyn and all of the backlash surrounding North Carolina's seeding,...More..

John Oliver blasts Paul Ryan's 'sh***y' Obamacare swap on Last Week Tonight
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

John Oliver blasts Paul Ryan's 'sh***y' Obamacare swap on Last Week Tonight

I'm kidding - Barry is fine. Watch Oliver's full take-down of the AHCA - which you can read in full here - above. John Oliver says there's a huge difference between the healthcare bill that President Donal...More..

Nobody wants their name on the Republican health care bill
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Nobody wants their name on the Republican health care bill

But we think lawmakers should be motivated to start reining in Medicaid costs. The poll found that Americans are sharply divided on eliminating Obamacare's mandate that individuals obtain health insurance...More..

A Very Fast Moose Takes to the Slopes
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

A Very Fast Moose Takes to the Slopes

Incredible footage has emerged of an enormous moose chasing two snowboarders at break-neck speed down a mountain in Colorado. Cher Luther was skiing with a friend in Breckenridge, Colorado when she noticed a ...More..

Giraffe watch: More baby movement
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Giraffe watch: More baby movement

Based on the information provided by the zoo, the colostrum in the udder is sealed by wax caps to ensure April will have enough to nurse her calf. More high winds have interrupted a livestream of expectant mo...More..

PM Narendra Modi Congratulates Record Number of Women In New UP Assembly
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

PM Narendra Modi Congratulates Record Number of Women In New UP Assembly

More importantly, the victories are a vote of confidence on Modi's economic stewardship after the controversial decision last November to scrap high-value rupee notes, aimed at eliminating corruption and untaxe...More..

Lawmakers vary on health bill
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Lawmakers vary on health bill

People are going to do what they want to do with their lives because we believe in individual freedom in this country". If I had my druthers those plans would only count as insurance for people who have liquid ...More..

Jobs Report: Economy Added 235000 Jobs in February, While Wages Grew
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Jobs Report: Economy Added 235000 Jobs in February, While Wages Grew

Joblessness dipped to 4.7 percent, in line with most officials' estimate of what constitutes full employment. It called the state's 2016 numbers "hugely disappointing" because other New England states added j...More..

North Dakota wins Big Sky for first NCAA Tournament berth
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

North Dakota wins Big Sky for first NCAA Tournament berth

Senglin is the second player at Weber State and the fourth in the Big Sky to reach 2,000 career points. Wright, a preseason All-Big Sky selection who morphed into one of the league's top reserves, gave UM its...More..

by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Swiss police ban pro-Erdogan speech; Turkish minister seeks new venue

On Saturday, the Dutch police blocked the Family and Social Affairs Minister Fatma Betul Sayan Kaya's convoy from entering the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam. Around 500,000 Turkish immigrants and their child...More..

Paul Ryan's problem with Obamacare
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

Paul Ryan's problem with Obamacare

Ryan said the tax credits are different from the Affordable Care Act's federal insurance subsides based on income, arguing the credits would give individuals the freedom to purchase the plan they feel is best...More..

MI earns No. 7 seed, will face Oklahoma State
by | Monday, March 13, 2017

MI earns No. 7 seed, will face Oklahoma State

It sets up a potential rematch with the two seed Louisville Cardinals, who the Wolverines lost the National Title game to in 2013. We'll have plenty of more coverage coming up this week leading up to OSU's NC...More..

Deadly listeria outbreak linked to raw milk cheese
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Deadly listeria outbreak linked to raw milk cheese

The FDA is still investigating a listeria outbreak linked to cheese. The states were these products sold best are Portland, Chicago, California, and Oregon. Persons with AIDS are 300 times more likely to be d...More..

Parrikar likely to resign as India's defence minister
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Parrikar likely to resign as India's defence minister

However, the catalyst that boosted this equation was name of Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar doing the rounds for the CM's post. . Flanked by NPP and LJP leaders and their winning candidates, BJP general se...More..

Time to spring forward
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Time to spring forward

National Geographic documents some some interesting facts about Daylight Saving Time in an article titled Daylight Saving Time: When Does It Begin? MARCH'S FULL MOON - called the Worm Moon by Algonquin pe...More..

Why I Hate Daylight Saving Time - and So Should You
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Why I Hate Daylight Saving Time - and So Should You

For at least some of us, that was bad news, especially because of the expectation that so much daylight carries. Do you think it's beneficial to your daily life? That means that we will be losing an hour of sle...More..

Two critically ill in San Francisco after drinking toxic tea
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Two critically ill in San Francisco after drinking toxic tea

The San Francisco Department of Public Health has ensured the tea leaves are no longer for sale at Sun Wing Wo and is working with the trading company to figure out where the aconite came from. They have warn...More..

BrahMos supersonic cruise missile successfully test-fired from Odisha coast: DRDO
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

BrahMos supersonic cruise missile successfully test-fired from Odisha coast: DRDO

The air launch version and the submarine launch version of the missile system are in progress. The Army has ordered that the missiles be deployed to three of its regiments. "During the launch at 1130 hrs, the...More..

Anil Kumble could become Team India director, Rahul Dravid coach
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Anil Kumble could become Team India director, Rahul Dravid coach

Reports emerged on Saturday that Kumble, who was given the role of head coach last June on a year long contract, is likely to be promoted as the Team Director, which was previously held by Ravi Shastri in the a...More..

Stanford health policy researchers examine new health care bill
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Stanford health policy researchers examine new health care bill

Conservative groups also opposed the new plan, including Heritage Action for America, the Club for Growth, Americans for Prosperity and Freedom Partners. Conservatives are angry that the bill still includes tax...More..

Pence promotes GOP health care plan
by | Sunday, March 12, 2017

Pence promotes GOP health care plan

The bill introduced this week, the American Health Care Act, would repeal Obamacare's requirement that individuals must have, and employers above a certain size must offer, health coverage. Bevin, however, has ...More..

Militants attack military airport in eastern Afghanistan
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Militants attack military airport in eastern Afghanistan

Armed men attacked a military air base in the eastern Afghan province of Khost, officials said on Saturday. Afghani people on Friday slammed the government over "security entities failure" to check terrorist ...More..

Winter storm to break up spring preview in North Carolina
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Winter storm to break up spring preview in North Carolina

A winter weather advisory in place for the Poconos, where four to six inches could fall, extends as far south as upper Bucks and western Montgomery counties and cautions that snowfall could briefly be heavy l...More..

by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

49ers introduce fresh batch of free agents

Garcon is considered one of the top free agent wide receivers to hit the market after posting his second 1,000-yard plus receiving season in Washington, and Goodwin give the franchise deep vertical threat that ...More..

Hair-growth drugs may cause erectile dysfunction
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Hair-growth drugs may cause erectile dysfunction

Drugs to treat hair loss and an enlarged prostate may lead to another problem, erectile dysfunction . Men under age 42 in the study who took one of these drugs for more than 205 days were almost five tim...More..

How to watch rugby Six Nations online
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

How to watch rugby Six Nations online

While England are not quite firing on all cylinders following three underwhelming yet defiant performances, Scotland are a side on the up. Such is the excitement and anticipation that all seems set for a hero...More..

Team Amit Shah confident of winning in four states
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Team Amit Shah confident of winning in four states

The party's decimation in Uttar Pradesh - the country's most populous and electorally significant state - has serious implications for the party's ambition to emerge as a credible alternative to the BJP in the ...More..

India retain Vijay for final two Australia clashes
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

India retain Vijay for final two Australia clashes

He had picked up an injury to his left shoulder while fielding in Pune and had to miss the Bengaluru Test , but with a week left until the start of the next one in Ranchi, he appears to have time to recover an...More..

Eleven CRPF personnel killed in Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Eleven CRPF personnel killed in Naxal attack in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh

Eleven CRPF personnel were killed and five others injured in a Maoist attack near Bhejji of Sukma district in tribal Bastar region. The attackers reportedly seized nearly a dozen weapons from those killed alo...More..

Trump To Nominate Dr. Scott Gottlieb To Head Food And Drug Administration
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Trump To Nominate Dr. Scott Gottlieb To Head Food And Drug Administration

As FDA commissioner, Gottlieb would oversee an agency that has regulatory power over a quarter of the U.S. economy, including not just pharmaceuticals, but medical devices , food safety, cosmetics and other ar...More..

Abortion opponents upset with Gov. Baker's comments on Planned Parenthood funding
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Abortion opponents upset with Gov. Baker's comments on Planned Parenthood funding

He has said that he will fund Planned Parenthood if only they get out of the abortion business. The pro-life group also recently released another investigative video in which Planned Parenthood staff memb...More..

House Republicans release long-awaited plan to replace ACA
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

House Republicans release long-awaited plan to replace ACA

The plan retains several provisions from Obamacare, including a requirement that insurance companies cover people with preexisting conditions. The amount of the tax credit is based on income and the cost of c...More..

Trump on charm offensive in bid to scrap Obamacare
by | Saturday, March 11, 2017

Trump on charm offensive in bid to scrap Obamacare

There are still tax credits for people to buy insurance . It goes away under the new Republican proposal. "Frankly, this is a disgrace", Pallone (D-6th Dist.) said as the House Energy and Commerce Committe...More..