American Cancer Relay for Life

The Relay raises dollars that help the American Cancer Society fund cancer research, provide information and service for those now battling cancer and prevention education and support advocacy to make cancer a national priority. "It's fun - it's just... More..

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International Monetary Fund raises 2017 global growth forecast to 3.5 pct

The Portuguese government has forecast growth for this year of 1.8%, according to the 2017-2021 Stability Programme presented last week. The IMF forecasts that growth will remain strong in China and many ot...More..

Mariners get one hit in 5-0 loss to Marlins
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Mariners get one hit in 5-0 loss to Marlins

Chen no-hit the Mariners for seven innings but was pulled before he could finish it. Don Mattingly yanked Chen after he'd thrown 100 pitches through seven innings. During the streak he hit.370 (10×27) with 4 ru...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Reward increased in manhunt for Wisconsin man

A manhunt continues for an " armed and dangerous " Wisconsin man who stole guns from a Janesville store. Law enforcement in southeastern Wisconsin are entering day eight of their search for Joseph Jakubowski,...More..

Aaron Hernandez Wiki: Cause of Death, Wife, Net Worth, & Facts to Know
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Wiki: Cause of Death, Wife, Net Worth, & Facts to Know

He was rushed to the hospital at 3:05 a.m., but was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m. "Those who love and care about him are heartbroken and determined to find the truth surrounding his untimely death", Baez said....More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Aaron Hernandez Found Dead - Former NFL Player Hangs Himself In Prison

The former New England Patriots player was serving a life sentence without parole following his 2015 conviction for the murder of Odin Lloyd. He was convicted on an unlawful possession of a gun charge and was...More..

Odisha would be PM Modi's lab for testing 'pro-poor welfare schemes'
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Odisha would be PM Modi's lab for testing 'pro-poor welfare schemes'

Many Union ministers and chief ministers of BJP-governed states have already reached. "Let's resolve to make BJP a pan-India party from panchayats to Parliament". This is published unedited from the IANS feed ....More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Turkey divided: protesters fill streets in Istanbul and Ankara

Before the electoral board's announcement, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that the opposition had the right to file objections, but warned that calling for street protests was unacceptable. Meanwhile, pa...More..

United Nations 'closely watching' Palestinian hunger strike following clashes
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

United Nations 'closely watching' Palestinian hunger strike following clashes

Assad trained as an ophthalmologist before becoming president. Palestinian protesters hurl stones toward Israeli security forces during clashes following a demonstration in the West Bank town of Bethlehem to ...More..

Good news about antidepressants in early pregnancy
by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Good news about antidepressants in early pregnancy

Dr. Andrew Adesman is chief of developmental and behavioral pediatrics for Cohen Children's Medical Center in New Hyde Park, N.Y. He said the two studies "should provide further reassurance for women to conti...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Prince Search Warrants Unsealed By Officials

His death shocked fans and led to tributes worldwide. And how long was he taking opioid pain medication? The warrants were carried out by police after Prince's death back on April 21, 2016. He often communica...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

NYC Plans To Raise Cigarette Prices To Highest In Nation

One of the bills proposed will raise the minimum price for packs of cigarettes and "little cigars" in the city from $10.50 to $13, and will also impose a 10 percent tax on all other tobacco products for the fir...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

I won't say whether we sabotaged North Korea missile test

But Pence expressed impatience with the unwillingness of the regime to move toward ridding itself of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. North Korea's deputy representative to the UN Kim In Ryong on Monda...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

John Terry: Time is right to leave Chelsea

CAPTAIN John Terry has confirmed he will end his 22-year association with Chelsea at the end of the season, but plans to keep on playing. Palace are reportedly one of the Premier League clubs ready to offer...More..

Kenyans shine again, but good day for U.S. runners
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Kenyans shine again, but good day for U.S. runners

He was neck and neck with Galen Rupp, from the United States, until mile marker 22. What were those men so afraid of that they had to run onto the course in their suits and hats? " 'You'll never have children...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump signs order for firms to 'Buy American, Hire American'

For too long, he complained, American companies that have bid on US government contracts - for work ranging from building roads to supplying computer equipment - have unfairly lost out to foreign competitors. W...More..

Orange County hospitals perform better than state average in quality rankings
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Orange County hospitals perform better than state average in quality rankings

The Leapfrog Group, a nonprofit organization committed to driving quality, safety, and transparency in the US health care system, today released new Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, which assign A, B, C, D and ...More..

Ex-girlfriend of Facebook murder suspect meets with victim's family
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Ex-girlfriend of Facebook murder suspect meets with victim's family

Investigators say 37-year-old Stephens shot and killed 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr . on Sunday then posted the gruesome video of the killing to Facebook. Stephens ordered a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and frie...More..

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Hear the chilling 911 calls made after Facebook killing

State police say Steve Stephens was spotted Tuesday morning by state police in Erie County, in the state's northwest corner. The main issue people have with Facebook's involvement in this incident is that i...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Sword stands ready,' Pence warns North Korea

The North, which is intent on developing a nuclear-tipped ballistic missile capable of reaching the mainland United States, defied worldwide pressure Sunday with a test that failed immediately after launch. S...More..

Report Says Livingston Child Poverty Rate Remains Low As It Rises Statewide
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Report Says Livingston Child Poverty Rate Remains Low As It Rises Statewide

According to the report , while one in five mi children lived in poverty in 2015, the rates are significantly worse for children of color, almost 50% for African-American kids and 30% for Latino kids. - On ave...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Pence says United States to expand military alliance with Japan

Thaad's 200km range and sophisticated radar have unnerved China , whose president, Xi Jinping, has been coaxed by Trump into pressuring North Korea . Income from migrant workers is an important source of reve...More..

Prison official not aware of Hernandez note
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Prison official not aware of Hernandez note

Mr. Hernandez hanged himself utilising a bedsheet that he attached to his cell window. He attempted to block the door of his cell from the inside by "jamming the door with various items", authorities added. P...More..

Boston gets 2022 Frozen Four
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Boston gets 2022 Frozen Four

The NCAA announced host sites for 84 of its 90 championships through 2021-22. The last time Boston served as host was in 2015 when Providence upset Boston University, 4-3, to capture its first national title....More..

I still feel the shock of my mother's death, duke admits
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

I still feel the shock of my mother's death, duke admits

The video, posted on the Royal Family's Facebook page, is the newest film in the #oktosay series, which shows people from all walks of life discussing their own mental health challenges. She said once you sta...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Suspected Facebook killer Steve Stephens shoots himself after being spotted by police

As his vehicle was spinning out of control due to the maneuver, Stephens pulled out a pistol and shot himself in the head . "We're grateful that this has ended", Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams said ...More..

First Woman to Run Boston Marathon Runs Again 50 Years Later
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

First Woman to Run Boston Marathon Runs Again 50 Years Later

The organization, named after her now-famous bib number from the '67 marathon, aims to empower women through running. In the women's competition, runners to watch include Kenya's Gladys Cherono, who won the 2...More..

United Kingdom funding increased to fight neglected tropical diseases
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

United Kingdom funding increased to fight neglected tropical diseases

Data released by the World Health Organization on Wednesday showed that in 2015 more than 60% of the 1.6 billion people suffering from neglected tropical diseases ( NTDs ), including sleeping sickness and elep...More..

Rare April Storm May be Forming in the Atlantic
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Rare April Storm May be Forming in the Atlantic

Lian Xie, professor of marine, earth and atmospheric sciences at N.C. State, predicts 11 to 15 tropical storms and hurricanes forming in the Atlantic basin, which includes the Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico...More..

Virus Genetic Material Found In Second Mosquito Species Known As Asian Tiger
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Virus Genetic Material Found In Second Mosquito Species Known As Asian Tiger

Now, researchers report that they have identified Zika in a small number of A. albopictus mosquitoes in Brazil. The discovery belongs to researchers from the Florida Medical Entomology Laboratory at the U...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Harry Redknapp back in management

The owners certainly backed Zola who signed several players in January and Redknapp, or his successor, will have a rebuilding job on their hands. I'm not going to turn them into Real Madrid. 'I sacked myself. I...More..

Possible Legal Action for United Airlines
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Possible Legal Action for United Airlines

In the wake of outrage over the treatment of a passenger who was forcibly removed from an overbooked plane, the CEO of United Airlines has canceled a speech to the World Affairs Council at Jacksonville Univer...More..

Valley air quality improves
by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Valley air quality improves

Nolen says the Clean Air Act of 1970 accounts for the progress that's been made in cleaning up America's air. "The bottom line is that SC isn't doing the worst, but there's certainly room for improvement to...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Trump vows to solve dairy dispute with Canada

Without making specific new announcements, the Republican president once more pointed the finger at the North American Free Trade Agreement between the US, Canada and Mexico, dubbing it "a complete and total di...More..

by | Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Buffalo awarded 2019 Frozen Four, 2022 NCAA tournament

The news comes after LCA, the Detroit Sports Commission and Michigan State University submitted in August a bid to host the Frozen Four in either 2019, 2020, 2021 or 2022. The 2019 Division III men's and women'...More..