Health

Ruling in travel ban leaves myriad questions unanswered

People leave the Supreme Court in Washington , Monday, June 26, 2017, as justices issued their final rulings for the term. However, until it can issue a defi...


Ada County plans mosquito control amid West Nile threat

On June 5, the town began trapping and testing mosquitoes, a process that will continue until October. Local surveillance of domestic animals and humans ended w...


UK kids set world record to mark 20 years of Harry Potter

Previously the largest gathering of people dressed as J K Rowling's famous wizard was 521, achieved by Tanbridge House School in the United Kingdom in 2015....


Five GOP senators now oppose health bill, enough to sink it

In a joint statement , Kentucky's Rand Paul , Texas' Ted Cruz , Utah's Mike Lee and Wisconsin's Ron Johnson all said that they are unsatisfied with the pro...


Additional cases of Human Plague in New Mexico

Taylor Gaes died on June 8, two years ago, after contracting a "septicemic pester" commonly associated with the plague. With the addition of these cases, there ...


'Baby Doe' mom to be sentenced, day after ex is convicted

A jury found Michael McCarthy guilty of second-degree murder in the death of "Baby Doe" Bella Bond. The jury started deliberating June 20. Bella Bond was ...


Fresh landslide at site of disaster in China

Thousands of emergency workers have been digging through rocks and earth since Saturday when a landslide entombed 62 homes in Xinmo, a mountain village in Sichu...


Bengaluru entrepreneur loses forearm in crocodile attack, now booked for trespassing

He is a resident of Indiranagar. As soon as he went into the water, a crocodile out of nowhere attacked the Mudit and bit his left forearm. He was accompanied...


Gold Rebounds From 6-Week Low

Williams' comments suggest that he is lining up with Fed Chair Janet Yellen, his predecessor at the bank, in an emerging debate on how to respond to easing in...


China landslide site evacuated over concerns of 2nd slide

Chinese state media reported Sunday that 15 bodies had been found, while 118 people remained missing after a hillside collapsed in the farming village of Xin...


Johns Hopkins Children's Center ranks fifth best children's hospital

The rankings highlight the top 50 centers in 10 pediatric specialties: cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology ...


Mom Of Cross-Border Shooting Victim 'Still Waiting For Victory'

Federal courts are deciding whether the young man has rights under the U.S. Constitution, and if his mother can sue the agent for damages. On Monday, the Suprem...


Mother: Man on lam for 32 years is 'good person'

She also described him as "very creative". At the time of his escape, Dishman had served less than five months of a seven-year sentence that stemmed from burg...


Sore hip keeps Murray out of Hurlingham exhibition

It was a really special moment for me too. 'It would be cool I think when we're kind of more towards the end of our careers to have a go at it. Murray is ...


Ottumwa Amateur Radio Club makes contact

The Columbia Amateur Radio Association participated in the drill at Triadelphia Ridge Elementary School in Ellicott City. "Ham radio operators are some of the o...


Sacramento drivers ranked as worst in the entire US

After QuoteWizard compared the best and worst drivers by state , we wanted to know more about how drivers in America's 75 most populous city metro areas stac...


Russell Westbrook wins NBA MVP; Rockets, Bucks take 2 awards

But the regular season will be the last thing on the average fan's mind. LeBron, meanwhile, was not even nominated for the MVP despite being the best player ...


Trump attacks Obama's handling of Russian meddling

There is no collusion and no obstruction . "I should be given apology!" President Trump campaigned on the idea of normalizing US-Russia relations, but ha...


Pharmacy head to be sentenced in deadly meningitis outbreak

Indiana, Michigan and Tennessee were hit the hardest. Pharmacist Barry Cadden , co-founder of the defunct New England Compounding Center , arrives for sente...


Sanders, wife Jane, hire lawyers amid Federal Bureau of Investigation probe on loan application

Burlington College is a small school with low enrollment, and as president, Sanders pushed to make an expensive purchase of land that would allow it to sign...


AIADMK (Puratchi Thalaivi Amma) to support NDA in Prez poll

Besides Prime Minister Narendra Modi, nearly the entire council of Union ministers, NDA chief ministers and MPs and MLAs from across the country will be amo...


Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017

A question on the topic of head injuries elicited Kariya's longest response of Monday's conference call. "When I was a little boy growing up here in Finland, ...


Fifth GOP Senator says he won't back AHCA

What would have to change to gain their support? . No Democrat will support the plan which means Republicans can only afford to lose two Republican votes in ...


Trump says he's told 'a straight story' on Comey

In other words, Trump, while boasting about not changing his story, changed his story. "He had been honest and told the President on three separate occasi...


Record 65.6 million people displaced worldwide

As of the end of 2016, there were 65.6 million people worldwide forcibly displaced from their homes by war, violence, or persecution . The worldwide number...


Vegas Golden Knights may get franchise goalie, young roster

The problem is his contract as Ryan signed a seven-year deal worth $50.75 million in 2014 and that is a lot of salary for an expansion team to take on. "The sta...


Prosthetic arm for Bengaluru techie as crocodile bites off forearm

Seeing the lake, the dogs ran into the water. "Also, in order to help him get medical benefits, we are helping in the investigation to show that he was not a po...


Senate OKs sanctions bill to punish Russia

On Wednesday, the US Senate approved , by an overwhelming majority, a measure that would expand sanctions on Russian Federation and limit the US president's ab...


De Villiers to decide future in August

Jos Buttler , standing in as captain for the rested Eoin Morgan , paid tribute to Malan's knock, while also praising the character of 20-year-old leg-spinner ...


10 bodies found, 93 missing in China landslide

One person involved in the rescue work told the Caixin news service that relief efforts after large landslides in mountain regions were unsafe, because large-...


More than 200000 suspected cholera cases in Yemen

Approximately 1,300 people have died from the disease, one-quarter of whom are children. Cholera is an extremely virulent disease that can cause severe acut...


Who Wins, Who Loses With Senate Health Care Bill — CHART

Hoff, who studies healthcare implementation, noted that the Senate measure is a "bit softer" than the House bill. If all goes according to plan, she said ,...


Jacob deGrom shines as Mets top Giants 5-2

DeGrom pitched eight innings Saturday and has worked 25 innings pitched over his last three starts. However, Wilmer Flores ended that with an opposite field ...


Student imprisoned in North Korea in "a state of unresponsive wakefulness"

Doctors treating Otto Warmbier , the comatose United States student released from North Korean detention this week, have said the 22-year-old had suffered...


Family, friends say goodbye to slain Muslim teen

Then, police say, he drove off with her in his auto, attacked her again and dumped her body in a pond. Martinez Torres is charged with murder and being held...