United Kingdom symbols fade, China's rise in new Hong Kong

The Facebook page of campaign group Hong Kong Indigenous, which advocates independence for the city, said one of its members was in police custody over the graffiti, along with two relatives. China's President Xi Jinping will join celebrations on... More..

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LePage: 'A shutdown is necessary for the future of Maine'
by | Saturday, July 01, 2017

LePage: 'A shutdown is necessary for the future of Maine'

While a majority of the House supported the budget during two votes, Republican opposition denied it the two-thirds majority it needs to pass as an emergency measure in time to steer ME away from a government s...More..

Missing RDU employee seen at gas station after not returning to
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Missing RDU employee seen at gas station after not returning to

Sarah Kosinski - Cope's friend and roommate - says police told her surveillance cameras captured Cope going down the escalator and leaving Terminal 2. 'She's like sunshine. Everybody sees her, she's happy, she ...More..

Want to know which Tour de France stages will decide the race?
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Want to know which Tour de France stages will decide the race?

In lining up for this year's Tour you chose to aim for a fourth Tour de France victory. "We will play with our strategy", Quintana , who has been on the podium in Paris three times, told reporters. Time fo...More..

Steelers' Artie Burns arrested in Miami
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Steelers' Artie Burns arrested in Miami

According to slaterscoops.com , Burns has failed to pay more than $1,000 in traffic fines and missed a mandatory court date. No other information has been released at this time. The Steelers declined to comm...More..

Vehicle swallowed by sinkhole in downtown St. Louis
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Vehicle swallowed by sinkhole in downtown St. Louis

The car's owners told television station KMOV that they were returning from a gym when they found their auto in the crater. "It's pretty insane. We could've been in the vehicle". "It's pretty insane. We could...More..

Charlie Gard's parents say baby's life support to be switched off
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Charlie Gard's parents say baby's life support to be switched off

And now, after several court battles, Charlie's parents say doctors told them their son's life support will be switched off but that he can not leave the ward. "And we have said this for months that this is wha...More..

Trump Floats Repealing Obamacare Now, Replacing It Later
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Trump Floats Repealing Obamacare Now, Replacing It Later

He asked Trump to call on Republicans to repeal Obamacare in early July if they can not reach an agreement on a comprehensive plan by then. The current Senate health care bill created to replace Obamacare l...More..

Former Cavs GM David Griffin among candidates for Knicks job
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Former Cavs GM David Griffin among candidates for Knicks job

Griffin was sacked by the Cavaliers earlier this month shortly after the team's third appearance in the NBA Finals in three years under his management. Leiweke already has hired Ujiri once before - stealing him...More..

Chicago Cops Indicted For Laquan McDonald Killing Cover-Up
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Chicago Cops Indicted For Laquan McDonald Killing Cover-Up

Dashcam video of the shooting - released in November 2015 after a court battle - contradicted almost everything police said happened the night McDonald died. According to the indictment, charged are ...More..

Two fires near Wenatchee grow overnight
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Two fires near Wenatchee grow overnight

To the west, the fire is moving more slowly through grass and brush. The fire was originally three separate fires until the wind pushed them together. Traffic along the Alcoa/Malaga Highway is limited to loca...More..

Saudi official denies former crown prince confined to palace
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Saudi official denies former crown prince confined to palace

Perhaps more than we might think. Nayef said he was "content" to give up the Crown Prince position, along with just about every other position he held in Saudi government, and get some much-needed rest. The UK...More..

Wonder Woman 2: Patty Jenkins Will Return To Direct
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Wonder Woman 2: Patty Jenkins Will Return To Direct

We think we can all agree that Wonder Woman was a pretty monumental success. RIDING on the critical and commercial success of Wonder Woman , director Patty Jenkins is already working on a script for the ...More..

Yoga is a healer, but it can aggravate musculoskeletan in pre-existing injuries
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Yoga is a healer, but it can aggravate musculoskeletan in pre-existing injuries

A good idea is to ask your yoga instructor for specific positions that won't affect any existing injuries. Does it mean that more people need stress-relief now more than ever and they are turning to an age-ol...More..

Dog lends paw with signing of animal cruelty bill
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Dog lends paw with signing of animal cruelty bill

Wolf and other state lawmakers were joined by Libre, the adopted Boston Terrier whose tragic story generated headlines around the world past year after rescuers - tipped off by a delivery driver - found him sic...More..

United Nations envoy says Cyprus deal 'not impossible'
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

United Nations envoy says Cyprus deal 'not impossible'

The new round of negotiations on the Cyprus's reunification, which are now being held in Switzerland's Crans-Montana resort, may bring the series of talks to a conclusion, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavus...More..

First Colorado mosquito tests positive for West Nile in 2017
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

First Colorado mosquito tests positive for West Nile in 2017

Catherine Brown stated. West Nile virus infections in humans have been reported from June through October; however, most reported becoming ill with West Nile virus in August and September. People with weakened ...More..

Arkansas couple arrested after girl found dead in California
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Arkansas couple arrested after girl found dead in California

Officers found the child was found unresponsive about 12:30 p.m., and the toddler was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department said . Phakhin has been identified ...More..

Boston drivers are dead last in insurance company safety report
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Boston drivers are dead last in insurance company safety report

The insurance company found the only city with worse drivers was Boston. That ranking marks a slight improvement over past year when the city ranked 178 on the list. Data also showed that July 4 is the most r...More..

Florida claims first College World Series championship
by | Friday, June 30, 2017

Florida claims first College World Series championship

He gave way to relievers Michael Byrne and Jackson Kowar shut down the Tigers in the final three innings, cementing Florida's first ever College World Series win. Mainieri also praised Dyson for his eff...More..

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Consumption Protects against Alzheimer's Disease
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil Consumption Protects against Alzheimer's Disease

At end of the study, brain analysis of mice on the oil diet showed "synaptic integrity", which refer to connections between the nerve cells of the brain. Oil being extracted from freshly-harvested olives at a m...More..

Government extends deadline for Northern Ireland power-sharing talks
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Government extends deadline for Northern Ireland power-sharing talks

Chancellor Philip Hammond made the announcement as pressure mounted on the Government and its wafer-thin majority, which is reliant on the support of the anti-abortion Democratic Unionist Party (DUP). The main ...More..

Nokia Corporation (NOK) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Finds
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Nokia Corporation (NOK) Getting Somewhat Negative Press Coverage, Study Finds

Comerica Bank boosted its position in shares of Nokia Corporation by 13.5% in the fourth quarter. The EPS of company is strolling at 1.08. American Trust Investment Advisors LLC increased its stake in shares of...More..

PM survives Queen's Speech vote in first test of thin majority
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

PM survives Queen's Speech vote in first test of thin majority

But there was confusion yesterday after comments from various government quarters suggested they would consider lifting the public sector pay cap , only for the PM's spokesman later to clarify that their pol...More..

Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Shares Bought by Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO) Shares Bought by Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc

Loeb Partners Corp's holdings in Coca-Cola Company (The ) were worth $899,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Norges Bank purchased a new position in Coca-Cola Company (The ) during the fourth quar...More..

Trump Trashes Media, Cheers Wins at $10 Million Fundraiser
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Trump Trashes Media, Cheers Wins at $10 Million Fundraiser

It is the first time that a USA president has had Super PACs - political action committees that can raise unlimited amounts of money and typically operate during elections - or political non-profits, which do...More..

Bill Cosby shoots down plans for speaking tour
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Bill Cosby shoots down plans for speaking tour

A juror in the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial described how several people broke down in tears in the deliberation room as the jury struggled in vain to reach a consensus. "He would never do anything that ...More..

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby's criminal trial as jury deadlocks
by | Thursday, June 29, 2017

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby's criminal trial as jury deadlocks

The prosecution was quick to announce that it would apply for a new trial. Back then, she was manager of the women's basketball team at Temple University - where Cosby was a major booster and member of the boar...More..

by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Zimbabwe bans SA poultry after avian flu outbreak - state paper

Zimbabwe has banned poultry products from South Africa after an outbreak of avian influenza in the country. However, the department is warning consumers to stay away from poultry that they might find dead, dy...More..

Capito says she can't support GOP health care bill
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Capito says she can't support GOP health care bill

Some in West Virginia say they're afraid losing it could kill them. I would urge everyone in West Virginia to call Senator Shelley Moore Capito at her Washington, DC office at 202-224-6472 and ask her not t...More..

111 terminally ill end lives under new California law
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

111 terminally ill end lives under new California law

A little over 87% of the 111 were over 60 years old, and 83.8% were receiving hospice or hospital care. California's End of Life Option Act gained national attention after Brittany Maynard - a woman who...More..

London house price growth slows as rest of UK bounces back
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

London house price growth slows as rest of UK bounces back

House prices bounced back to growth in June after three months of falls despite the "unusually uncertain" economic outlook amid Brexit talks, new figures show. House price growth rebounded in June, pushing the ...More..

More UK buildings fail fire tests as politicians trade blame
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

More UK buildings fail fire tests as politicians trade blame

The firm that supplied the tower's cladding has ended global sales of the product for use in high-rise blocks. Authorities are urgently testing buildings' cladding in the wake of the June 14 blaze at London...More..

New flu patch could provide alternative to needle
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

New flu patch could provide alternative to needle

Scientists at Georgia Tech have developed a skin patch that uses tiny, dissolvable needles to deliver the vaccine . They wanted to create a better way to administer flu vaccines without the use of painful sho...More..

Supreme Court will review New Jersey's proposed sports gambling law
by | Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Supreme Court will review New Jersey's proposed sports gambling law

A number of other USA states, including Maryland, New York, Pennsylvania, Connecticut, Michigan, West Virginia, South Carolina and Hawaii , have already made a push to make sports betting legal, by introduci...More..