Former French PM Manuel Valls pledges allegiance to Emmanuel Macron's movement

Macron's project", a spokesman for far-left presidential candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon, Alexis Corbiere, told LCI TV. The euro firmed and US stock futures hit a record high on Monday after centrist Emmanuel Macron comfortably won the French presiden... More..

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New Hepatitis C Infections Hit 15-Year High: CDC
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

New Hepatitis C Infections Hit 15-Year High: CDC

John Ward, an author of the new report and director of the division of viral hepatitis at the CDC. In a preliminary study released by the CDC today, rates of hepatitis C infection that were reported reached a...More..

Overall a strong move by India regarding ICJ
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Overall a strong move by India regarding ICJ

Indian analysts have commented in the media that the hearing of the Jadhav case - scheduled for May 15 - might not be fruitful as "Pakistan had on March 29 revised its commitment to the ICJ and has withdrawn al...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Telefonica, other Spanish firms hit in "ransomware" attack

It has had to cancel routine appointments and ambulances are being diverted to neighboring hospitals, Barts said . Dr Anne Rainsberry, NHS Incident Director, said: "We'd like to reassure patients that if the...More..

Three dead as gunman shoots and kills deputy before standoff with police
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Three dead as gunman shoots and kills deputy before standoff with police

A suspect in the deaths of three people, including the shooting of a sheriff's deputy, in rural Arkansas was in custody on Thursday afternoon after a standoff with law enforcement, Arkansas State Police said....More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Le Pen vows to revamp party after huge loss

Opinion polls indicate they will pick Emmanuel Macron, a 39-year-old ex-economy minister who wants to bridge the left-right divide, resisting an anti-establishment tide that has seen Britons vote to leave the ...More..

Vermont House agrees to legalize marijuana; bill to governor
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Vermont House agrees to legalize marijuana; bill to governor

And he isn't guaranteeing a veto just yet. The bill now goes to Republican Gov. Phil Scott, who has expressed reservations about it. We have been following the legislature in Vermont particularly closely this...More..

Supervisor told officer to be mum after shooting
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Supervisor told officer to be mum after shooting

September 30, 2016. Much has been said about the backing officer, Tyler Turnbough, who ran to Shelby and pulled his Taser on Crutcher. Prosecutors are alleging that Shelby used an unreasonable amount of force...More..

New Facebook update reduces links to low-quality web pages
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

New Facebook update reduces links to low-quality web pages

Websites shouldn't contain a disproportionate volume of ads relative to the content. Websites containing sexually suggestive or shocking content will also be punished. It shouldn't also have a significant i...More..

by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Ransom Software Takes Over Computers In England's NHS Hospital System

Ransomware, a form of virus that encrypts personal files and then demands payment to decrypt them, appears to have infected computers in hospitals and doctor's offices across the country. The firms included tel...More..

United Kingdom doctors suggest warning labels on avocados because people apparently don't
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

United Kingdom doctors suggest warning labels on avocados because people apparently don't

According to the chain, benefits to the frozen product (aside from not mutilating yourself) include no longer having to endure awkward moments squeezing avocados in the fruit and veg aisle, and reducing food w...More..

Nigeria identifies 82 freed Chibok girls; parents await word
by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Nigeria identifies 82 freed Chibok girls; parents await word

The personal assistant to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari , Bashir Ahmad, tweeted that "huge numbers" had been released. Nigeria's Minister of Communications Adebayo Shittu on Sunday expressed optimism...More..

National Herald case: It's vendetta politics, claims Congress
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

National Herald case: It's vendetta politics, claims Congress

The family members of Gandhi family are the directors in the company. It said why come to the high court when you can raise all the points in front of the department? The National Herald case is back in the n...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Person dies of Ebola virus in DR Congo - Health Ministry

It's clear why: The Ebola epidemic that hit West Africa in 2014 killed more than 11,300 people before the World Health Organization finally declared the region Ebola-free a year ago. "We were able to estimate t...More..

Twitterati slams Justin Bieber for lip-syncing songs in concert
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Twitterati slams Justin Bieber for lip-syncing songs in concert

He then left the stage with a "Namaste" calling the concert "the best night of his life" and promising a comeback to India. Justin Bieber is truly a star. "If you're going 2 lip sync, at least attempt 2 syn...More..

Goring hospital staff honoured on International Nurses Day
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Goring hospital staff honoured on International Nurses Day

I work with some great people and we aspire to making Sheffield Teaching Hospitals one of the top performing hospitals in terms of how we use technology to improve patient care, enable nurses to spend more time...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

UK hospitals turn away patients after ransomware attack

It said the attack was not specifically targeted at the NHS and was affecting other organizations. Pictures posted on social media showed screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of 300 U.S. H...More..

Head of NYC jails to resign after flap over ethical lapses
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Head of NYC jails to resign after flap over ethical lapses

Shrugging off criticism that Commissioner Joseph Ponte committed an ethical lapse by driving 18,500 miles back and forth to coastal ME in his city-issued auto and was absent from the city for a quarter of 2016,...More..

Hamas elects new leader
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Hamas elects new leader

He replaces Khaled Mashaal, its longtime leader. The goal of "destroying Israel " has also been removed from the agenda, however, the task is called "liberation" of historic Palestine , which includes modern ...More..

Minnesota college president: Racist message was fabricated
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Minnesota college president: Racist message was fabricated

Olaf's president wrote in a memo. Unfortunately, Federal student privacy laws prohibit the College from disclosing the identity of the author of that note and from disclosing the actions taken by the College...More..

Texas House OKs rejecting non-Christian parents
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Texas House OKs rejecting non-Christian parents

The Texas House of Representatives has passed a bill that allows adoption agencies and foster care providers to reject applicants based on their religious beliefs and lifestyle choices. The bill would enable ...More..

Sushi lovers warned of parasites danger in raw fish
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Sushi lovers warned of parasites danger in raw fish

But it was only when the man revealed that he had recently eaten sushi that the doctors suspected he might have anisakiasis, then found worms in his gut. The ministry is calling on people to choose fresh f...More..

Minnesota measles outbreak raises concerns
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Minnesota measles outbreak raises concerns

Already this year, state and local officials have spent almost $3 million responding to measles, tuberculosis and syphilis, Ehlinger said in a prepared statement . It takes two rounds of injections for the M...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

China's Xi discusses nuclear issue with new South Korean president

Moon worked as Roh's chief of staff and seems determined to breathe new life into the Sunshine Policy. But Lee Jong-seok, who served as unification minister during the Roh administration, said a decade of san...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

N/Korea accuses U.S. of plot to assassinate president

Placing the level of pressure needed to force Kim Jong-un to give up his nuclear weapons program risks the North Korean regime collapsing, leading to refugee flows and potentially a unified Korea allied with th...More..

Shorten comes up short on his NDIS levy
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Shorten comes up short on his NDIS levy

The federal opposition leader has also committed to keeping the coalition's budget fix levy on high-income earners, and says his party will back a $6.2 billion tax on the big banks. He said the dominant view of...More..

United Kingdom theme park closed after 11-year-old dies on water ride
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

United Kingdom theme park closed after 11-year-old dies on water ride

On Thursday, the company did not say when the attractions would reopen, but the spokesperson added the situation would be "reviewed". "Our thoughts and our prayers are with Evha's family at this most hard tim...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Most Recent Stock Report: MannKind Corporation's (MNKD)

Brokerage houses, on average, are recommending investors to hold Coty Inc. The 52-week range is $9.35 to $29.87 and the consensus target price is $38.63. Consensus earnings estimates are far from ideal, but the...More..

Workers start filling collapsed plutonium plant tunnel in Washington
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Workers start filling collapsed plutonium plant tunnel in Washington

Thousands of workers at Hanford were told to stay home Wednesday as efforts began to plug the sinkhole in the earth over the unoccupied storage tunnel. The rail line is filled with cars containing radioactive m...More..

Turkey calls on United States to not arm Kurdish 'terrorists'
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Turkey calls on United States to not arm Kurdish 'terrorists'

Reuters reported it was told by a USA official that the United States was looking to boost intelligence cooperation with Turkey to support its fight against the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). FILE - A Syrian ...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Nigeria negotiating with Boko Haram for more Chibok releases

Boko Haram militants are thought to be still holding more than 100 of the 276 taken from Chibok three years ago. Ms Alhassan said Nigeria's government has no regrets about exchanging Boko Haram commanders ...More..

AG Sessions avoids talks of FBI director in West Virginia
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

AG Sessions avoids talks of FBI director in West Virginia

But with the FBI investigating Russian meddling in last year's election and possible ties to the Trump campaign, Sessions promised to keep his distance. "If he appoints, he takes the heat off of himself and off...More..

Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

The report found that hepatitis C infection present at the time of childbirth increased 89 percent, from 1.8 to 3.4 instances per 1,000 live births from 2009 to 2014. Baby boomers are six times more likely to b...More..

Attorneys say 8-year-old was bullied before killing himself
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Attorneys say 8-year-old was bullied before killing himself

In fact, if his mother had been told that (Taye) was assaulted and was unconscious for over seven minutes on the bathroom floor, she would have taken him to the hospital and not let him return to Carson. "The s...More..

Vice Mayor John Kennedy Issues Cinco de Mayo Message
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Vice Mayor John Kennedy Issues Cinco de Mayo Message

Palenque's barbacoa tacos consist of spiced, braised beef topped with cilantro and onions in a corn tortilla. Much like St. Patrick's Day - the first St. Mexicans celebrate the holiday with fireworks, music, ...More..