Huffman wins from breakaway in Stage 4 of Tour of California

Scheduled over seven consecutive days from May 14-20, Stage 6 or the "Big Bear Time Trial", takes place Friday, May 19. The 99.1-mile course rolls through Montecito, Carpinteria, Ojai and Santa Paula along to the finish at Magic Mountain Parkway in... More..

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Drug use in US workforce reaches highest 'positivity rate' in 12 years
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Drug use in US workforce reaches highest 'positivity rate' in 12 years

The Wall Street Journal reports, the number of workers who tested positive for marijuana increased by 4%. The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index™ shows that the positive drug-testing rate was 4.2% in 2016...More..

'Healthy' obese people still at higher risk of CVD events
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

'Healthy' obese people still at higher risk of CVD events

He explains: "Obesity can affect the heart through known risk factors such as diabetes, high blood pressure and high blood fat levels as well as inflammation". It is generally agreed to be imperfect because at...More..

Brother of victim in unsolved Ohio massacre appears in court
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Brother of victim in unsolved Ohio massacre appears in court

Authorities searched several properties over the weekend, in a year-long unsolved massacre in Ohio. "They ain't gonna find no one that would say a bad word about my son or my daughter 'cause they were real cl...More..

PIA crew briefly detained, plane searched at Heathrow
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

PIA crew briefly detained, plane searched at Heathrow

The PIA airplane PK-785 had flew from Islamabad to London yesterday and arrived at London's Heathrow Airport where the whole situation took place. The spokesperson said the crew members, including the pilot...More..

Vishakhapatnam cleanest railway station, Darbhanga dirtiest
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Vishakhapatnam cleanest railway station, Darbhanga dirtiest

Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh and Beas in Punjab have been declared the cleanest railway stations in A-1 and A categories respectively. The cleanest among the surveyed cities announced by Railway Minister S...More..

NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NHS cyberattack: Trusts were told about security patch last month

The attacks exploit a vulnerability in outdated versions of Microsoft Windows that is particularly problematic for corporations that don't automatically update their systems. The ransomware in question, Wanna...More..

Taiwan pushes for inclusion in global health summit
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Taiwan pushes for inclusion in global health summit

Taiwan's health authorities had acknowledged that it failed to get the necessary invitation for the May 22-31 World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, the decision-making body of the World Health Organization, as...More..

Dan Patrick Threatens To Force Special Session
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Dan Patrick Threatens To Force Special Session

In a special session, the governor sets an agenda with a few topics. Next Tuesday is the last day for the House to take up Senate Bills on second reading and the last day of the session, known as Sine Die, is M...More..

The playsuit for men has arrived, just in time for summer
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

The playsuit for men has arrived, just in time for summer

Ladies and gentlemen (mainly gentlemen), introducing the RompHim , otherwise known as the latest piece of summer fashion we didn't know we needed until right now. The romper look has already garnered the appro...More..

Spartans Announce Complete Nonconference Football Schedules Through 2020
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Spartans Announce Complete Nonconference Football Schedules Through 2020

MSU then travels to Arizona State on September 8 and later hosts Central Michigan on September 29. Michigan State will play at Boise State in 2022 and will host the Broncos in 2023. The Big Ten's biggest game -...More..

Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Here's What We Learned From Former Acting AG Sally Yates' Senate Hearing

Former acting Attorney General Sally Yates testified to great praise yesterday, but Sean Spicer was dismissive and unimpressed today during his press briefing at the White House. Rushmore' MORE. Mr Flynn's na...More..

Oklahoma governor introduces new budget bill, threatens special session if not passed
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Oklahoma governor introduces new budget bill, threatens special session if not passed

But union leaders have said workers, who granted concessions in 2009 and in 2011, are disappointed that the governor and legislature are not seeking to raise taxes on Connecticut's wealthiest households and maj...More..

Taking abortion pill at home as safe as in a clinic
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Taking abortion pill at home as safe as in a clinic

The website is run by a group Women for Web, a Dutch nonprofit organization that already helped women in over 140 countries to get access to abortion pills. Since health care is available in most of Canada's ru...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

China inks agreements with 14 int'l organizations on B&R cooperation

This can be proved by the many differences between China and the US. Russia, like China, wants North Korea to reform its economy and pursue the path of denuclearization. "But we should look beyond the differe...More..

Gisele says Tom Brady has suffered unreported concussions
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Gisele says Tom Brady has suffered unreported concussions

He does have concussions. "That can't be healthy for you". Fox Sports provided data for each time the Patriots listed Brady on their injury report dating back to 2013, and not once did the team report he may ...More..

Targeting core Labour voters, UK's May promises more workers' rights
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Targeting core Labour voters, UK's May promises more workers' rights

The current national living wage for workers aged 25 and over is 7.50 pounds. This means that the national living wage will be £8.20 in 2020 as opposed to the promise of £9 per hour under Osborne. A Tory plan...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

World braces for more cyberattacks

Although the virus's spread was curbed over the weekend in most of the world, France, where carmaker Renault was among the world's highest profile victims, said more attacks were likely. "It's like after a robb...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cyber-attacks from WannaCry ransomware slow but fears remain

The government has already activated a "preparedness and response mechanism" to prevent any major cyber attack. But global fears eased on Monday as the number of incidents reported levelled off. However, th...More..

Health incident command team works to prevent measles spread
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Health incident command team works to prevent measles spread

The Le Sueur County cases are linked to four cases in Crow Wing County through an extended family gathering that occurred somewhere in the state, and so it was not a surprise, according to health officials. Thi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Teen dies from caffeine overdose

For their weekly picnic at Olathe's Cedar Lake Park, you'll find a couple of kids chugging juice boxes, and not soda. "You know it when it happens". "The thing about caffeinated drinks is those may contain mo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft faulted over ransomware while shifting blame to NSA

It's a malicious program that's like a computer virus. "Unfortunately, most people don't have them", Abrams says. The virus displays a message asking for $300 ransom in bitcoins to unlock the system. Install th...More..

Mean Or Funny Drunk? Study Says Alcohol Doesn't Change Your Personality Much
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Mean Or Funny Drunk? Study Says Alcohol Doesn't Change Your Personality Much

After drinking, participants reported lower levels of conscientiousness, openness to experience, and agreeableness. A new study done by psychologists at the University of Missouri found that all of the "c...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Another 82 Boko Haram abductees freed, but scores still missing

The Minister of Women Affairs and Social Development, Sen. In April 2014, the jihadi group Boko Haram abducted 276 female students from their school in the northeastern Nigerian town of Chibok.This week, af...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Arctic Council presents united front as Finland takes over from US

Arctic nations have renewed calls for the world to address climate warming. Tillerson told the council that the Trump Administration was reviewing how it will approach climate change but was not going to rush...More..

Parents arrested after baby suffers more than a hundred rat bites
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Parents arrested after baby suffers more than a hundred rat bites

Charles Elliott , 18, and Erica Shyrock, 19, each face a charge of endangering the welfare of a minor after the child was rushed to the hospital Sunday, according to television station KARK in Little Rock. A...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tillerson: Trump Concerned About Moving Embassy to Jerusalem

Earlier on Monday Conor Powell, a Jerusalem-based reporter for the USA network, tweeted: "Everyone I've spoken to in DC that has been briefed on Jerusalem embassy move says Netanyahu told Trump not ...More..

Diabetes Drug Doubles Risk of Amputations: FDA
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Diabetes Drug Doubles Risk of Amputations: FDA

He predicted the "immediate reaction" from doctors would be to switch patients away to either Jardiance or AstraZeneca's SGLT2 entrant, Farxiga, just as they years ago switched patients from GlaxoSmithKline's...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Senate urged to 'start over' on health care

Rep. "Friends, there has been a lot of misinformation written about American Health Care Act ". The Republican replacement plan would enable the Republican-controlled Virginia state legislature to pass leg...More..

Texas testing Trump administration over abortion providers
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Texas testing Trump administration over abortion providers

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. Texas has seen a 13% increase between 2012 and 2015 in the number of residents with HIV and an 11% uptick in women living with the virus, according to state data. The br...More..

Road accidents biggest global killer of teenagers
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Road accidents biggest global killer of teenagers

According to the report from the global health agency and its partners released on Tuesday, road traffic injuries, lower respiratory infections, and suicide were the biggest causes of death among adolescent...More..

No budget deal in sight with a week to go at Legislature
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

No budget deal in sight with a week to go at Legislature

The two sides have just a week to finalize a budget. "We have to have a Real ID pass in this session or Minnesotans won't be able to get on airplanes next January", Dayton said. This time they've got a $1.65 bi...More..

Essex health unit attacks West Nile virus with awareness campaign
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Essex health unit attacks West Nile virus with awareness campaign

John Hellerstedt. Use air conditioning or window and door screens that are in good fix to keep mosquitoes out. People can contribute by simply eliminating all standing water from around their homes or busines...More..

Interstate 95 reopened in North Carolina after crash kills 5
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Interstate 95 reopened in North Carolina after crash kills 5

News agencies in the area are reporting 3 tractor-trailer trucks and at least 3 smaller vehicles were involved. An alert from the Department of Transportation issued around 2 p.m. A special response team out ...More..

USA will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

USA will tighten screws on North Korea, says Haley

At the U.N., Francois Delattre, France's ambassador, said Security Council members are preparing to impose new sanctions and strengthen enforcement of existing ones. "The Unification Ministry has considered opt...More..