Heroin users want to avoid fentanyl but can't

DeWine told NPR's "All Things Considered" that the drug companies lied to physicians to sell more of their opioid drugs: "We believe that the evidence will show that these pharmaceutical companies purposely misled doctors about the dangers connected ... More..

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4-year-old boy dies of 'dry drowing' week after swimming

He said, "ahhh,"' his father told KTRK-TV. Frankie's parents Tara and Francisco Delgado Jr. are speaking out so other parents can be aware of the symptoms. Symptoms of secondary drowning may not show for up ...More..

Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorist Gets Jail Time for Death Threats Against Parent
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Sandy Hook Conspiracy Theorist Gets Jail Time for Death Threats Against Parent

Attorney's Office for Southern District of Florida said at the time of her arrest. In addition to her prison sentence, Richards will serve five months of house arrest and three years of supervised release. This...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Toll from last week's Afghan bombing passes 150

A powerful bomb went off at a main mosque in the western city of Herat on Tuesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding many more, Afghan officials said. "The launch of the Kabul Process tomorrow is an imp...More..

RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

RBSE 10th Result 2017 Declared by Rajasthan Board @ rajresults

Finally, the wait of the candidates who appeared for 2017 class 10 board exam in Rajasthan is going to get over today. Students who have taken the 10th board exams this year can check their results from the...More..

A Munchy Dream Come True: Get High While Eating Pizza in MA
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

A Munchy Dream Come True: Get High While Eating Pizza in MA

The cheese pizzas sell for $38 apiece. The potent pizza's "high" comes courtesy of the tomato sauce, which is infused with 125mg of THC distillate, which is the psychoactive compound in cannabis. A dispensa...More..

Burr Suspends Kamala Harris During Senate Intel Hearing
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Burr Suspends Kamala Harris During Senate Intel Hearing

Mark Warner, D-Va., left, during a hearing about the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, June 7, 2017. Harris had a similarly testy exchange at a separate hearing ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

United States will lose world leadership with Trump move on Paris

Spokeswoman Hannah Marr says Governor Hogan supports efforts to combat climate change, adding Maryland already has standards almost twice as strong than the Paris Accord. As for the Paris Climate Accord, 196 di...More..

Minnesota Power Proposes Next Step In EnergyForward Plan
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Minnesota Power Proposes Next Step In EnergyForward Plan

In addition, the City of Superior said the facility would support 130 indirect jobs and generate more than $1 billion in economic benefits for the region over 20 years. In 2005, Minnesota Power relied on coal f...More..

Myanmar military plane with 104 aboard goes missing
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Myanmar military plane with 104 aboard goes missing

Military spokesman Gen. Myat Min Oo earlier said a navy ship had found two life jackets, bodies and an aircraft wheel in the sea west of Laung Lone. Search and rescue efforts continued Thursday morning as rel...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Comey: Trump sought to 'lift the cloud' of investigation

Comey's prepared remarks for a Senate committee didn't change many minds. American Correspondent Steve Merczynski told Larry Williams nobody cares about Trump's announcement, but instead about what the ...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Russian hackers 'planted false story' behind Qatar crisis

Qatar has vehemently denied the allegations. CNN reported late Tuesday evening that Russian hackers planted a fake news story on Qatar's state news outlet that contributed to the developing diplomatic ...More..

Bulls Coach Fred Hoiberg Reportedly a Candidate for Ohio State Job
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Bulls Coach Fred Hoiberg Reportedly a Candidate for Ohio State Job

The Bulls have a slew of interesting decisions to make this summer, regarding the direction of their team, but for now it looks like Hoiberg will remain as the head coach. He still has three years and $15 milli...More..

Leaked NSA report highlights deep flaws in US elections
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Leaked NSA report highlights deep flaws in US elections

Dan Kennedy, a Northeastern University journalism professor, said most sources of leaked information understand they will eventually face consequences. But in reality, victor was anything but silent about her p...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Putin gives new election-hacking theory during Megyn Kelly's NBC debut

In an interview on American television last night, the Russian president - who denies any involvement in the hacking of email accounts of top Democrats that many believe helped swing the November vote i...More..

Suspected Boko Haram Fighters Attack Nigeria's Maiduguri
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Suspected Boko Haram Fighters Attack Nigeria's Maiduguri

The police and the military have mobilised enough reinforcements to the scene. Announcing the elimination of armed terrorists, the Army Spokesperson, Brigadier Sani Kukasheka Usman said: "there was an attempt...More..

by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Watch Senate Committee Hearing With Intelligence Chiefs

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is set to testify for the first time in public since he appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel in the Russian Federation probe, and Rogers is facing questions of ...More..

BC legislature returns June 22, stage set for confidence vote on Liberals
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

BC legislature returns June 22, stage set for confidence vote on Liberals

Liberals of driving up BC Hydro bills due to "mismanagement" of the project. Clark's letter says "the relocation of the homes in question is necessary as part of a two-year road and bridge construction projec...More..

Boys who sucker punched disabled man arrested
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Boys who sucker punched disabled man arrested

The other young men look on laughing. A boy stands in the background of the shot and suddenly reels back and strikes the man in the left cheek with his fist. Police were made aware of the content and determin...More..

Sliced white bread is 'JUST as healthy as brown, shock findings reveal
by | Thursday, June 08, 2017

Sliced white bread is 'JUST as healthy as brown, shock findings reveal

However, their research was conducted over a short period of time and is based on only 20 volunteers, which is too small a sample for the findings to be deemed conclusive. Overall there was no difference betw...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump taps Christopher Wray to be next director of FBI

According to Wray's law firm bio, he "has substantial federal appellate experience, including successful oral arguments before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Eleventh Circuit sitting en banc and before the U.S....More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

British PM: Trump 'wrong' to attack London mayor

Moments after word of the attack reached the States, U.S. president Donald Trump took to Twitter to comment. British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said on Tuesday he saw no reason to cancel Donald Tr...More..

Twitter users, blocked by Trump, cry censorship
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Twitter users, blocked by Trump, cry censorship

The cyclist, Joe Papp , responded to the president's weekly address by asking why he hadn't attended a rally by supporters and adding, with a hashtag, "fakeleader". But Fallow said the blocking still creates a...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Polling station guide for Election blog

Yours should be listed on your polling card, but if you don't have a polling card or you are not sure, you can put your postcode into this official website and it will either tell you your polling station, or...More..

'Road Rules' Star Danny Dias Dies At The Age Of 34
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

'Road Rules' Star Danny Dias Dies At The Age Of 34

The friend reportedly said that he saw Dias allegedly take LSD and mushrooms. A friend, who last saw him Saturday, became concerned when he wasn't answering his phone and went to check on him and found him dead...More..

Trump to Nominate Christopher Wray as FBI Director
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Trump to Nominate Christopher Wray as FBI Director

He is now a partner at law firm King & Spalding, where he focuses on white collar crime, government investigations and crisis management among other specialty areas of practice. He now serves as a partner at ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Noteworthy Stock: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

Stanley-Laman Group Ltd decreased its stake in Merck & Co Inc ( MRK ) by 24.57% based on its latest 2016Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Cascade Investment Advisors Inc. Of all equities tracked, Merck & Co. h...More..

DEA warns police of accidental overdose risks in drug fight
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

DEA warns police of accidental overdose risks in drug fight

In Vietnam, there were 58,220 members of the US military killed between 1955 to 1975. He says accidental contact with the drugs can be risky. "People are dying of drug overdoses in record numbers". The estimate...More..

Woman on trial for 'encouraging' boyfriend to kill himself
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Woman on trial for 'encouraging' boyfriend to kill himself

Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Carter: You can't think about it. During the opening statement, prosecuting attorney Maryclare Flynn accused Carter of using Roy as "a pawn in he...More..

Sleeping in on the weekends could be a costly mistake, research reveals
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Sleeping in on the weekends could be a costly mistake, research reveals

Researchers suggest that " social jet lag ", a term coined to mean the disruption of your body clock by getting up and going to bed a certain time during the week and then pushing both back a few hours at the w...More..

Divisions emerge on eve of special session
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Divisions emerge on eve of special session

Among its effects, the 274-page bill would route more taxpayer dollars to charter schools and make it easier for them to expand in Florida, especially in areas served by traditional public schools that fail yea...More..

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Senators to ask about Trump pushback on Russia investigation

FBI Director James Comey testifies in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee during an oversight hearing on the FBI on Capitol Hill May 3, 2017 in Washington , DC. Comey may also be asked questions relating...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: Kezia Dugdale told me Labour should stop opposing indyref2

But the Conservatives have claimed it shows Labour can not be trusted to oppose a referendum. Scottish Labour leader Kezia Dugdale. Dugdale has repeatedly attacked Sturgeon's plans for a second independence...More..

Summer Reading Program to start
by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Summer Reading Program to start

No registration is required. For more information, you can stop by your local library branch for a branch calendar and Summer Reading Program booklets. This summer's "Reading by Design" theme is a fun combina...More..