Highlights of Trump's budget proposal

Interstates and boosting efforts to draw private investors to fund highways. Mexico emphatically rejects that notion. That is nearly 10 per cent higher than current budget caps but only 3 per cent more than former President Barack Obama had sought ... More..

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WannaCry Hackers Still Trying To Revive Attack, Says Accidental Hero
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

WannaCry Hackers Still Trying To Revive Attack, Says Accidental Hero

He joined a panel of experts for Chicago Tonight to discuss the WannaCry cyber attack on May 15. Not quite - IBM X-Force research has been tracking bitcoin wallet payments associated with WannaCry , and as o...More..

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry step out at Pippa Middleton's wedding reception
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Meghan Markle, Prince Harry step out at Pippa Middleton's wedding reception

They even attended the wedding of Prince Harry's close friend in Jamaica earlier this year . Pippa Middleton tied the knot this weekend in a lavish ceremony, but it seems all anyone wants to know is "Whe...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Man's death tied to California botulism outbreak

A statement released by the CPDH on Monday confirmed the nacho cheese sauce sold at the gas station has tested positive for the toxin that causes botulism . A major outbreak of food-borne botulism in 2015, ...More..

Dong divests $1.3bn oil assets
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Dong divests $1.3bn oil assets

Deal making in the North Sea has picked up in recent months amid steadier oil prices, following a slump that brought transactions to a halt in the aging basin. We are keen on further growth and already see lots...More..

Tick season: Ottawa deemed at-risk area for Lyme disease
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Tick season: Ottawa deemed at-risk area for Lyme disease

The Powassan virus differs from the more well-known Lyme Disease, which is actually a bacterial infection. The actor said, at one point, he thought he was going to die from the disease, according to People...More..

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian Wins Top WHO Job
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus: Ethiopian Wins Top WHO Job

While congratulating Dr. Ghebreyesus, on the election of him as the next Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), the tobacco control advocates looks forward him to implementing proven strategie...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Victims Of Manchester Bombing Include 8-Year-Old, 18-Year-Old

The blast, which was suspected to have been carried out by Salman Abedi , a Mancunian 22-year-old of Libyan descent, left 22 people dead . And while we mourn the victims of last night's appalling attack , ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ariana Grande Suspends Tour After Manchester Attack

British Prime Minister Theresa May announced Tuesday that the country's terror threat level has been raised to its highest level based on evidence gathered during the investigation of the deadly attack at G...More..

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Manchester
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

UN Security Council condemns terrorist attack in Manchester

A mother caught in the Manchester terror attack with her young daughter has shared horrific photos of their injuries as she revealed how shrapnel from the bomb felt "like bits of fire". "What comes next will ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The biggest broken promises of President Trump's proposed budget

Specifically, we're referring to its long-term economic assumptions. The administration sees roughly $550 billion of that offset coming from "assumed economic growth", says Marc Goldwein, senior policy dire...More..

Is chocolate healthy? Moderate cocoa consumption reduces risk of irregular heartbeat
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Is chocolate healthy? Moderate cocoa consumption reduces risk of irregular heartbeat

It's unclear what causes the condition in the first place, and there is now no cure. In the study , published in Heart , researchers analyzed a total of 55,502 men and women participating in the Danish Die...More..

N. Korea Conducted Missile Test in Anju, not Pukchang
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

N. Korea Conducted Missile Test in Anju, not Pukchang

South Korea's Yonhap news agency , without citing a source, reported that South Korea fired about 90 machine gun rounds into the air and toward North Korea . targets. Last Friday, North Korea's deputy U...More..

Ahok appeals blasphemy conviction as United Nations steps up pressure
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ahok appeals blasphemy conviction as United Nations steps up pressure

At a news conference , his tearful wife, Veronica Tan , read out a letter in which Purnama thanked supporters and those who were praying for him, or sending flowers, letters and books. Purnama had once been...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ethiopian wins vote to be first African head of WHO

After the first round, Ghebreyesus had more votes than the other two candidates combined: 95 versus 52 for Nabarro and 38 for Nishtar. The candidates crisscrossed the world , seeking to win the votes of me...More..

Kulbhushan Jadhav is alive, says Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav is alive, says Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit

The lawmaker were informed that the Attorney General will also be part of the legal team that will plead Pakistan's case at the ICJ against Jadhav . The NA Speaker was speaking in Lahore, where he said that ...More..

Residents told to leave as fire burns in Chelan County
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Residents told to leave as fire burns in Chelan County

The fire in the the Brender log yard is estomated at 40 acres as of 5pm and is considered at zero containment. The state Department of Natural Resources said it is assisting with three helicopters, five engin...More..

Theresa May's United Kingdom election slogan backfires
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Theresa May's United Kingdom election slogan backfires

It could mean that the benefactors of elderly relatives with some, but not significant, assets could see their inheritance almost wiped out by the Government's take. Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt last week sai...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

WHO assembly set to choose next chief among 3 candidates

Tedros, who goes by his first name, spoke out about diversity and the importance of listening. After swearing an oath of office and signing his contract on Tuesday, Tedros vowed to heed guidance he received...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Seoul says NKorean object that drew fire was likely balloon

Pyongyang successfully tested a Pukguksong-2 (KN-15) medium-range ballistic missile Sunday. North Korea's state-run television KRT said this image of the Earth was captured from a camera mounted on a bal...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Ebola Confirmed in DRC, MSF to Launch Emergency Intervention

Three of them have died of fever. According to Moeti, WHO does not recommend any restriction on travel and trade to DRC based on available information. The province is thousands of kilometers northeast of cap...More..

No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

No blame for LeBron after Celtics no-show, says Cavaliers coach Lue

As the Boston Celtics entered the Cleveland Cavaliers' arena on Sunday, their expressions registered somewhere between "I'm sorry, Principal, it will never happen again" and "so this is my coffin right he...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump's $4 trillion budget arrives on Capitol Hill

It calls for deep cuts to programs such as Medicaid and food stamps , while projecting a big boost to economic growth that could be hard to achieve. The budget would reduce pension benefits for federal w...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Gas Station Nacho Cheese Botulism Kills 1, Leaves 9 Ill

Family members did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment. The rare condition caused the man to suffer respiratory complications, putting the unresponsive father in a comatose state, according to...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

What we know about the Manchester attacker

Another rough sleeper, Chris Parker, 33, said he helped youngsters as they fled the scene after the bombing in the foyer at about 10.30pm. More than 400 officers were deployed. A placard read: "Hate will never ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

A Teenager Died After Drinking Too Much Caffeine

After a SC high school student died of heart problems related to drinking too much caffeine , the Palmetto Poison Center released a warning about how much is too much of the stimulant. Watts noted that caffein...More..

Massive slide buries stretch of iconic California highway
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Massive slide buries stretch of iconic California highway

State officials say highway damage from storms has topped $1 billion for the first time in California history. New video shows the result of a massive landslide along the coast of California that buried a p...More..

X-ray services at Basingstoke hospital hit in NHS cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

X-ray services at Basingstoke hospital hit in NHS cyber attack

The WannaCry ransomware attack, which was launched last Friday, had a relatively minimal impact on NHS Forth Valley with only three GP practices and one dental practice affected. "The message is very clear,...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Manchester bomber was local man of Libyan descent

U.S. President Donald Trump described the attack as the work of "evil losers" . The bombing was the deadliest attack in Britain since 52 people were killed on buses and commuter trains by four suicide bo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Some musicians cancel concerts after Manchester blast

Some were treated on site while others were taken to local hospitals. "We can't get through to her". In an earlier statement following an emergency ministerial meeting, May said: "A single terrorist detonat...More..

Trump says it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump says it's possible he could pick FBI head by next week

Before that, he was the assistant secretary for Immigration and Customs Enforcement, appointed by President George W. Bush. The White House has said Comey's firing was unrelated to the Russian Federatio...More..

Deadly Manchester blast after Ariana Grande concert: 5 things to know
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Deadly Manchester blast after Ariana Grande concert: 5 things to know

Everybody was running and screaming and just trying to get out". Maltese nationals were present at the Manchester Arena at the time of the explosion yesterday, but there are no reports of Maltese citizens bei...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Man dies in apparent botulism outbreak from gas station nacho cheese

The store was ordered to cease all prepared food sales on May 5, and on May 8 a state public health officer seized four bags of the cheese sauce, an inspection report shows. California's Department of Public ...More..

Trump tells Abbas violence does not advance peace
by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Trump tells Abbas violence does not advance peace

Israelis have experienced firsthand terror, President Trump said , adding that Islamic State threatens Jewish institutions. Donald Trump has arrived in Israel on the second leg of his first foreign tour ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 24, 2017

South Korea fires warning shots at North Korea after object crosses border

South Korea's Yonhap news agency earlier reported the object had been found near the border and identified as a balloon. Kim, the North Korean envoy, told Friday's news conference that if the Trump admini...More..