Apollo 11 Relic Owned By Illinois Woman To Be Auctioned Off

The moon bag's significance in fact makes it a precious museum piece, but thanks to an inventory error, it landed up with Nancy Lee Carlson of IL after being repeatedly put on auction by the US Marshals Service. "This seemingly modest bag. played a... More..

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China Says Willing to Put South Korea Ties Back on Track
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

China Says Willing to Put South Korea Ties Back on Track

He urged Beijing to end the difficulties Korean businesses in China are experiencing due to an unofficial boycott. The group also chants, " We say no, no, no ", to emphasize China's displeasure on South Korea...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Texas to pass bill banning transgender students from choosing bathrooms

James Frank , who authored the bill, wrote a Facebook post on Friday. "This is about accommodating all kids". "This amendment is the bathroom bill and the bathroom bill is an attack on transgender people",...More..

Rouhani says hopeful Europe won't follow Trump's lead on Iran
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Rouhani says hopeful Europe won't follow Trump's lead on Iran

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the US Administration lacked knowledge about the Middle East. Stres...More..

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader

Labour would not hit people earning more than £80,000 with an immediate 5% income tax hike but it will be raised during the next five years if the party wins the General Election , Jeremy Corbyn has said. - ...More..

FIA to quiz 200 social media activists over anti-army posts
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

FIA to quiz 200 social media activists over anti-army posts

The opposition parties have even vowed to fight for the supporters of the ruling party who have been rounded up by the government. The same FIA was silent on the matter of Panama for seven months, however, th...More..

Liberation of Mosul imminent, United Nations envoy proclaims
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Liberation of Mosul imminent, United Nations envoy proclaims

He cautioned, though, that desperate IS militants are increasingly using civilians as human shields, meaning that fighting remains "a tremendous challenge". Hawija has been under Daesh control since the 2014 ji...More..

5-year-old boy saves parents who overdosed on heroin, police say
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

5-year-old boy saves parents who overdosed on heroin, police say

The mother did respond to several doses of Narcan, and was finally revived after being taken to the hospital. "I'm very proud of the boy, very proud of him, but it's just, tragedy", Currey said. "We are sick ...More..

Second Ebola case in Congo confirmed
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Second Ebola case in Congo confirmed

World Health Organization spokesman Christian Lindmeier on Friday said the number includes two laboratory-confirmed deaths. "We have written to all District Health Officers to increase on surveillance, raise...More..

Zuma banned from addressing Cosatu gatherings
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Zuma banned from addressing Cosatu gatherings

In televised remarks at an event in the platinum mining town of Rustenburg organised by the South African Communist Party (SACP), Ramaphosa responded to a warning this week from the influential South Afric...More..

Scattered rains in several areas of Delhi
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Scattered rains in several areas of Delhi

Saturday's maximum temperature was 38.7 degrees Celsius, a notch below season's average while the minimum temperature was 28.4, two notches above the season's average. The maximum temperature stood at 43.8 degr...More..

USA government sues Fiat Chrysler for violating Clean Air Act
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

USA government sues Fiat Chrysler for violating Clean Air Act

Motori S.p.A., and V.M. North America, Inc. Their 3.0 liter "EcoDiesel" engines may not have been so "eco" after all. "FCA US believes this will address the agencies' concerns regarding the emissions software...More..

Healthy California Act annual price tag: $400 billion
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Healthy California Act annual price tag: $400 billion

The entire state general fund budget is $125 billion. The study notes a portion of the program cost could be offset by about $200 billion in federal, state and local funding. But now the Legislature wants to ...More..

United Nations health body spends more on travel than Aids and malaria
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

United Nations health body spends more on travel than Aids and malaria

Just this month, Chan travelled to Guinea to celebrate the end of the Ebola virus outbreak there, and stayed at the presidential suite of the Palm Camayenne hotel, known for its "discreet luxury" at $1,008 ...More..

Government borrowing at three-year April high
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Government borrowing at three-year April high

It had been expected that the government would miss this forecast, but higher than expected Value-Added Tax receipts since January allowed the government to meet their target. London was one of only three regio...More..

Corbyn: Labour won't hit £80000 earners with immediate income tax hike
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Corbyn: Labour won't hit £80000 earners with immediate income tax hike

Mr Corbyn defended his tax plans, which include a guarantee of no hikes in VAT, personal national insurance contributions or income tax for 95% of workers, and insisted it was "reasonable" to look to raise mone...More..

How much caffeine is too much? Dr. Larry weighs in
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

How much caffeine is too much? Dr. Larry weighs in

Colin Kane. It is generally very safe for most people, but consuming too much of it can be risky. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts told The Washington Post Mr. Allen Cripe, 16, probably had no idea that wha...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Voting starts for next chief of World Health Organization

Tedros is squaring up against Dr Sania Nishtar of Pakistan and Dr David nabarro of the United Kingdom for the position that will become vacant when the current DG, dr Margaret Chan steps down at the end...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Deaths reported after explosion at Ariana Grande concert

May spoke on the steps of Downing Street following the suicide bombing Monday night at a concert in Manchester , which has so far claimed 22 lives and left behind at least 59 casualties. Monday's bomb attack ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Isis supporters celebrate on social media in wake of deadly Manchester attack

ORIGINAL STORY: A "loud bang" reportedly caused the audience at the Manchester Arena to leave in a panic at Ariana Grande's Dangerous Woman concert stop in Manchester this evening (May 22), and police ...More..

Thailand reassures foreigners following Bangkok hospital attack
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Thailand reassures foreigners following Bangkok hospital attack

No suspects have been identified and no one has taken credit for the attack which hit the capital on the third anniversary of the military coup. Investigators found remnants of batteries and wires at the scene ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Ebola Outbreak: FG Holds Emergency Meeting Monday

A total of nine cases, including three deaths so far, are being investigated. "On May 10, 2017, a multi-disciplinary team led by the Ministry of Health and supported by WHO under the new WHO Emergency Program...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Manchester locals offer support to concert-goers caught up in blast

Another took a screenshot of her number. I got the teens to run with me. She then posted on Facebook saying she's got "loads of kids" with her at the hotel and asked people to share her post so parents could ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump's budget proposal includes huge cuts to food stamps

On a per person basis, federal Medicaid funding would drop by 20.6 percent, more than any other state, according to the Urban Institute . But House conservatives also want to embark on a round of cuts to b...More..

Texas Lawmakers Revive 'Bathroom Bill,' OK Religious Refusal Of Adoptions
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Texas Lawmakers Revive 'Bathroom Bill,' OK Religious Refusal Of Adoptions

Lawmakers used a tactic on Sunday night to circumvent the problem of time running out: a bathroom amendment was inserted into an otherwise unrelated bill about how schools plan for emergencies such as natural d...More..

Texas advances school transgender bathroom law
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Texas advances school transgender bathroom law

Officially, students at Texas schools would have to use the bathroom corresponding to the gender on their birth certificate or a single-occupancy restroom. Yet after heated debate, and despite early opposition ...More..

Parents urged to avoid giving babies fruit juice
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Parents urged to avoid giving babies fruit juice

The major change is that fruit juice is discouraged for the first year of life - and not just the first six months, as previously recommended. Pediatricians used to advise against giving fruit juice to ba...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Talks Israel-Palestinian Peace, Offers No Details on Plan

Do you think they need to tone it down? US President Donald Trump is expected to lay out his vision for Middle East peace in a speech at Jerusalem's Israel Museum on Tuesday after meeting with Palestin...More..

Just 1 alcoholic drink per day increases breast cancer risk
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Just 1 alcoholic drink per day increases breast cancer risk

Not all the findings of the report are as grim; the study also found that vigorous exercise , in the form of running or biking, was able to decrease breast cancer risk in premenopausal women by 17 percent an...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Lib Dems want 5p cup tax and tough new obesity strategy

Mrs May said she was "very happy" to endorse Mr Hammond but stopped short of guaranteeing he would remain in Number 11 after the June 8 General Election . The 95-page manifesto - titled Change Britain's Future...More..

by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

President Trump's aide comment on West Bank shock Israel

They did not expect any real pressure on the Palestinian issue after campaign rhetoric that promised a more pro-Israel approach than his predecessor Barack Obama, who had an acrimonious relationship with Netany...More..

Trump's first budget: Trillions in cuts
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump's first budget: Trillions in cuts

Mr. Trump said on the 2016 campaign trail. Nonetheless, some Senate Republicans, especially those in more moderate swing states, oppose such drastic cuts in healthcare and welfare benefits for such a signific...More..

Trial opens in Turkey for 221 suspected coup instigators
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trial opens in Turkey for 221 suspected coup instigators

The Turkish foreign ministry formally requested a full investigation into the 16 May clash, the ministry said in a news release, which broke out in front of the Turkish ambassador's residence and overshad...More..

Trump Asks Muslim Nations To Help Wipe Out Extremism
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Trump Asks Muslim Nations To Help Wipe Out Extremism

In that regard, he noted that the so-called Riyadh Declaration highlights the importance of fighting terrorism and the existence of an association between the United States and the Arab world, as well as a ...More..

US forces kill seven Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen raid: Pentagon
by | Tuesday, May 23, 2017

US forces kill seven Al-Qaeda militants in Yemen raid: Pentagon

The Defense statement adds that the operation was conducted with the support of Yemen's government. The operation in the early hours of Tuesday came some four months after a botched USA commando raid against ...More..