Health

LI man dies when auto plunges into CT river

About 7:40 p.m, the woman's screams alerted diners at the Whelk Restaurant on Riverside Avenue, just north of the I-95 overpass. When police arrived, they sav...


Bucks County nurse accused of secretly recording patients

The Bucks County District Attorney's Office says James Close, of Boone Avenue in Roslyn, was initially charged on February 13 with surreptitiously video taping ...


Judge issues injunction against Pennsylvania district in transgender case

She added to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: "Even though it's such a small win, it really is huge in this respect. I'm very happy and it's a relief", she said. "T...


Colorectal Cancer Cases Surge Among Younger Adults

The analysis included almost 500,000 cases, according to the study, published today (Feb. 28) in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute . Researchers a...


The more children you have, the less sleep mothers get says research

Life with Children: Sleep Deprivation for Women? The researchers analyzed the survey responses of 5,805 men and women who were below the age of 45 in the U.S....


Cuomo's Favorability Rises While Trump's Sinks

Support for the governor's free SUNY/CUNY college tuition proposal for those making less than $125,000 per year dipped slightly to 58 percent from 60 percent ...


Government urged to approve life-changing drugs to treat rare diseases

Research, the focus of Rare Disease Day 2017, can not be more timely and appropriate given the growing number of rare disease patients and the challenges they...


Egypt negotiates $150m loan from Britain

According to a statement from Britain's foreign Office, Egyptian president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and the British foreign minister held discussions focusing on B...


Only half of Subway oven-roasted chicken is chicken

The findings were so surprising that the lab team ran another round of tests, but found similar results after the second biopsy. CBC Marketplace also found ...


Fox Cities gas prices rise slightly

When it comes to local averages for one gallon of regular unleaded, Bowling Green comes in with the lowest area average at $1.99 for one gallon. The state avera...


Woman Rescued, Man Dies When Car Plunges into Saugatuck River

First responders spotted the woman struggling in the middle of the river heading north with the current. The woman was cold from being in the water but probably...


Kenya: Mo Farrah Denies Doping After Leaked Report

The leaked USADA report says athletes were given infusions of the chemical L-carnitine, a naturally-produced amino acid prescribed as a supplement for heart...


ON THE CLOCK: When will April the Giraffe have her calf?

At times, ripples were visible at the surface of her rounded belly, as the baby inside kicked and stretched. April is doing "very well" and the labor process ...


SLIDE SHOW:Coldest Night Walk

Led by piper Lewis Dorling, the Coldest Night of the Year walkers left from Port Hope High School on two- and five-kilometre routes around Port Hope on February...


US News and World Report says MA is America's best state

No southern states made it into the top 10. Is it great education, or access to and affordability of health care? The state's supreme billing was propelled by...


AAA: Gas prices holding steady

Modesto- $2.69/g, up 3.8 cents per gallon from last week's $2.66/g. AAA reports the most expensive gas is in the City of Chicago, at $2.63 per gallon. The pri...


Man dead, woman rescued as auto plunges into Saugatuck River

Police said they believe the auto went entered the Saugatuck River from the state boat launch on Elaine Road. Farrell said the woman could not recall how she en...


Pediatricians To Parents: Keep The Weed Away From Kids

Ammerman, MD, FAAP, co-author of the AAP clinical report and former AAP Committee on Substance Use and Prevention Committee member. Some studies suggest tha...


Expectant dad George Clooney is the happiest he has ever been

The 63-year-old oozed class and elegance in the floor-length dress, which remained simple. "How marvellous! My husband and I are extremely excited", Nina said, ...


Venkaiah Naidu terms Chidambaram's Kashmir remark as antinational

The Minister said the U.S. should answer the questions raised by Srinivas' wife so eloquently even in this hour of grief. "Let the Congress respond to this", Na...


GasBuddy: National average gas price holds steady

Xanthoudakis says even if gas prices do go up to three dollars a gallon, he won't pass that cost along to the customers, and instead will take the hit himself. ...


'Training Day' Star Bill Paxton, 61, Dies

The chasers spelled out the actor's initials "BP" using Global Positioning System coordinates on a map across the "tornado alley" in Kansas and Oklahoma. " Twis...


Bill Seeks County Vote On Sunday Liquor Sales In Oklahoma

Do you support repealing Minneota's ban on Sunday liquor sales? (St. Paul MN-) The Minnesota Senate votes today (11am start) on allowing liquor stores to be o...


Doctors Say Pot Can Be Dangerous For Developing Brains

That's a problem, they reason, because new methods of studying the brain have yielded data to support the theory that using marijuana at a young age might perma...


Living with children makes women more sleep deprived than men

EVERY additional child increases a mother's chances of having her sleep disturbed by 50 per cent, research has shown. While this particular study didn't add...


Trader Joe's issues recall for apple sauce products due to potential glass

The Gravenstein Apple Sauce recall includes barcode 00015905 with a BEST BEFORE date of August 8, 2018. The company said they have destroyed and removed all...


Morocco withdraws unilaterally from areas disputed with Polisario Front

There had been in a standoff with troops from the Polisario independence movement for months. Morocco hopes that the UN Secretary-General's intercession will ...


Toro Rosso STR12 F1 Launch: Sainz encouraged by Mercedes-like STR12

The Italian team hope their new machine, lower and wider than its predecessor as per the 2017 regulations, will help them improve on their seventh place overall...


Why women tend to orgasm less - and how to fix it

In what may be a surprising discovery for men , women were more likely to orgasm if sex included what's being referred to as the " golden trio " of deep ki...


Emmy-winning actor Bill Paxton, 61, has died after complications from surgery

He also starred in TV shows "Frasier", "Training Day", "Agents Of Shield" and more. Bill Paxton , the versatile actor who appeared in films incuding "Alien...


Florida airport 'detained Muhammad Ali's son, asking: Are you Muslim?'

The Courier-Journal reported that immigration official released Camacho-Ali after she produced a picture of herself with the late boxer. During his detentio...


Army paper leak: Students were answering papers in a Goa bar

PTI quoted sources as saying that the Indian Army has ordered an inquiry into the leak of question papers and that action would be taken based on the findings. ...


Ayew recovers draw for West Ham at Watford in EPL

Slaven Bilic's side began the second half how they finished the first and thought they should have had a penalty after 51 minutes when Kouyate appeared to be h...


Swedes Stumped By Swedish 'National Security Adviser' On Fox

Bildt is also known as Nils Tolling, according to the AP. "We don't want to feel uncomfortable, so we expose ourselves to select information so we feel good abo...


Leaked draft offers glimpse of GOP Obamacare replacement

When GOP presidential nominee John McCain proposed that in 2008, Barack Obama very effectively accused him of favoring a tax increase . Burgess assured the c...