Health Care

Texas House Votes to Restrict Transgender Kids' Bathroom Use in Public Schools

The other bill, passed by the Texas Senate , allows state-funded and private adoption agencies to prohibit would-be adopters from adopting children if the pros...


Trump holds talks with Israeli and Palestinian officials

His optimism that "we will get it done" is not shared by Israeli or Palestinians leaders, let alone many in the "Beltway". But Trump, on his second stop of a ...


One small drink a day raises risk of breast cancer

Apart from concluding that a small glass of wine daily can raise the risk of breast cancer , the report added that being obese or overweight or gaining mor...


UK's Liberal Democrats promise new Brexit vote if elected

The Liberal Democrats would also invest £6.9bn in schools and colleges over the next Parliament, funded in part with not lowering corporation tax levels. "Aft...


Fact Check: Does US Believe Western Wall Is in Israel?

The US has been legally committed to relocating its embassy from Tel Aviv to the Holy City since the Jerusalem Embassy Act was passed in 1995. "And who woul...


Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

Food stamp funding would be slashed by about 25 percent, with a new work requirement imposed on some recipients. " President Trump made bold promises to Ohio...


Turkey slams United States over 'aggressive' acts against bodyguards

On Monday, however, Ankara said it had lodged a verbal and written protest at the behavior of USA security personnel, saying they had taken actions that wer...


Saudi Arabia king: Trump's visit a 'turning point'

Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states represented at the conference in the Saudi capital Riyadh are involved in the fight against IS, but have been accused of b...


Parents urged to limit fruit juice for kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics , children should resist drinking fruit juice and should, instead, reach for a fruit. But yesterday, the gro...


US raid kills 7 al-Qaida militants in Yemen

It goes on to note that the operation was conducted with the support of the Royal Government of Yemen. According to Yemeni officials, the raid took place in t...


Ford fires CEO Mark Fields

December 2014: Ford ends the year with a 15 percent share of new vehicle sales in the US, its biggest market. At Friday's close, they had fallen 37 percent sinc...


Shock, anger, hurt... this was an evil act

Police have confirmed a number of children are amongst the dead. "It is hard to believe what has happened here int he last few hours and to put into words the...


Mother Claims a Sunscreen Gave Her Daughter Second-Degree Burns

Broad spectrum sunscreens with SPF 30 and greater must protect against both UVB and UVA radiation. In other words, "if you're standing on the equator ...


Man dies in California botulism outbreak from nacho-cheese

The family of a man battling a severe case of botulism after eating food at a California gas station says he has passed away. Family members of Galindo-La...


Sessions may put more rules on money for sanctuary cities

Sessions said in a department memorandum on Monday, May 22, that the department may "tailor grants to promote a lawful system of immigration". Last week, Sess...


WannaCry ransomware hit Windows 7 worse than Windows XP, analysis suggests

The researchers have posted the tool on their blog for free download ad have cautioned that it only works if the infected system has not been rebooted sin...


Dead and 50 Injured at Manchester Arena Explosion

Trudeau said he was "devastated" when he heard about the "innocent victims who were killed or injured ... many of them far too young". Paula Robinson, 48, was...


Flynn to invoke 5th Amendment

Flynn's decision, which his attorneys announced in a letter sent Monday to committee chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and vice chairman Mark Warner , D-Va., ...


Donald Trump signs executive order to establish voter fraud investigation

It's unclear why Trump is launching the investigation now, almost six months after he made his initial voter fraud claim and more than three months since he s...


Manchester blast witness: 'Bodies scattered about everywhere'

One wrote: "May they taste what the weak people in Mosul and (Raqqa) experience from their being bombed and burned", according to the US -based SITE Intellige...


Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey closes the curtain

Throughout its 146 year history, the massive, traveling circus elated crowds from small towns to big cities across America with its exotic animals, mile-long tr...


Texas lawmakers pass controversial bathroom, adoption bills

It included measures allowing bathroom vigilantes to file complaints with the Texas Attorney General's Office if they saw "men in women's restrooms", and the AG...


House Democrat: Flynn misled Pentagon on Russia ties during security clearance review

According to the Report of Investigation, which Cummings refers to in his letter to committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz , Flynn made false statements to investig...


US extends 'temporary protected status' to Haitians until January

The decision is a mixed result for activists, who had pushed for an 18-month renewal, as has been granted in the past. Gov. Rick Scott met with Kelly, the Hom...


Mark Zuckerberg: I'm not running for public office

On Saturday, they hiked some trails near Mount Katahdin and had a low-key visit with a group of residents and business leaders in Millinocket. The meeting was h...


TS EAMCET 2017: Results announced, check them here

Candidates who had appeared for the exam checked their results and they want to know Telangana EAMCET Toppers 2017. More than lakhs of candidates who are keen...


Air pollution deprives you of a decent night's sleep

The researchers looked at two of the most common air pollutants: NO2 (traffic-related pollutant gas) and PM2.5, or fine-particle pollution. The participants als...


Over 31 million people internally displaced in 2016

The center is part of the Norwegian Refugee Council. More than 922,000 people were driven from their homes by conflict within Congo in 2016, compared with 824...


Trump's budget proposal includes huge cuts to food stamps

The budget proposal would also give states more autonomy to place restrictions on welfare benefits, as well as unspecified changes to the Supplemental Nutrition...


'Costume jewelry' diamond really worth hundreds of thousands

The "exceptionally sized" stone had been dismissed as a costume jewel, with the unsuspecting owner wearing it as she went shopping and did the chores. She took ...


Cher delivers homage to her best looks, songs

Drake's 13 trophies broke Adele's record 12 awards in 2012. Nicki Minaj opened the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas with an exp...


Why Puma Biotechnology Inc Jumped Higher Today

PBYI has been the topic of several other research reports. The stock's price is 61.65 and their relative strength index (RSI) stands at 81.40. Citigroup initia...


For Trump's defenders, White House turmoil is politics as usual

The exchange supports claims that Trump sacked Comey over the bureau's probe into possible collusion between the real estate mogul's campaign and Moscow. In the...


How Overwatch Inspired Destiny 2's Multiplayer

All of the sudden, WoW Tokens became a whole lot more valuable, leading to a spike in the amount of gold they could buy via the auction house as dedicated pla...


Germany, France confident of unlocking Greek aid

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed during a call on Wednesday that a deal was "feasible" by Monday. Greek finance ...