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Ro : The rapper was arrested after violently beating his ex-girlfriend

The alleged assault happened in April in McVey's Katy home, but was just reported this past weekend. Rapper Z-Ro, whose given name is Joseph Wayne McVey, leav...


Karnataka ex-CM Dharam Singh dead

He is survived by his wife Prabhavathi, sons Vijay Singh and Ajay Singh and daughter Priyadarshini. A nine-time MLA and a former Member of Parliament, Singh had...


Quincy Jones wins $9.4 million suit against Michael Jackson's estate

The award from a Los Angeles Superior Court jury fell short of the $30 million the legendary producer sought in the lawsuit filed almost four years ago, but wel...


Cigarettes Users More Likely To Quit Smoking, Study Finds

While national anti-smoking campaigns likely helped, the results show e-cigarette use also played an important role, said lead author Shu-Hong Zhu of the Univer...


Completing course of antibiotics may 'do more harm than good'

When you have an infection you should take a sufficient number of antibiotics to kill the infection. But the authors accept that more research is needed befor...


First Texas Zika case of 2017 reported

Since 2016, UWMEL and DHS have been working closely with local health departments and the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to perform active...


Salmonella in the papaya prompts a rare warnings from the feds

But as of Tuesday, the company hasn't issued a press release notifying consumers about the recall. The recall affects Caribena brand Maradol papayas from ...


Mugabe's Wife challenges him to name Successor

Grace, who is the chairperson of ZANU-PF's women wing, said the women's wing will fully back the named successor. "Why should our horse be concealed?" she added...


More Americans Stop Smoking, May be Attributed to E-Cigarettes

Research from the University of California, San Diego, suggest that people who use e-cigarettes are more likely to quit smoking . A study published Wednesd...


Blowback on gas prices possible from USA sanctions on Venezuela

Two more people have perished in violence during the ongoing anti-government protests. Members of the opposition party are regularly jailed, and Venezuelan secu...


Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile virus

Most people won't develop any symptoms if infected with West Nile virus, but about 20 per cent may experience flu-like symptoms including fever, headache, mus...


Singapore: NEA confirms three new Zika cases at Serangoon North Avenue 1

The infected person is a resident of Hidalgo County in the lower Rio Grande Valley of South Texas. Public health officials are continue to conduct testings to d...


Papayas sold in MA linked to nationwide Salmonella outbreak

One person from New York City has died. For now, the CDC recommends that consumers don't eat the papayas, restaurants not serve them. and retailers not sell t...


Cochlear launches iOS-connectable Nucleus 7 cochlear implant

The external part is same as old hearing aid. Cochlear Nucleus 7 pairs with iOS device by using Bluetooth and Apple Protocol . Pairing the Cochlear...


Government to 'consider' lowering employment tribunal fees

A claim or appeal must be rejected unless it is accompanied by a fee or a remission application. "The result is that there will be no fees to be paid to fil...


Now, Centre tells SC privacy is a qualified fundamental right

Other significant constitutional cases under his belt are the Mandal case (on the issue of reservation in promotions in government jobs), judges' appointment an...


Is your drinking water full of risky chemicals?

Each utility had the opportunity to review its data. EWG's new database allows a user to punch in their zip code and check the level of different types of po...


More mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus found

No human cases of West Nile have been reported in Ada County this year. Researchers in New Mexico have identified the mosquito with Zika virus for the first t...


J&J moves one step closer to a potential vaccine for HIV

Crowell and Jintanat are employed by the U.S. Military HIV Research Program . Results from this trial are expected in 2020, and key to success will be just...


Anthony Scaramucci on Reince Priebus: 'Some Brothers Are Like Cain and Abel'

In his interview with the CNN , Scaramucci said Priebus could be one of the leakers that he has vowed to weed out of the administration. The statements will ...


Toyota developing breakthrough long-range electric auto

Whether we're talking about range anxiety , cost, charge time, or charging station availability across the USA, we're ultimately discussing battery chemistry, ...


Salmonella outbreak linked to papayas kills 1, sickens 47 in 12 states

They added that the identity of the grower and the region of Mexico where the fruits originate from were unknown. The FDA updated their recall of Caribeña...


Clinton's book title revealed

According to a press release, Clinton will get personal about what she was thinking and feeling during the election, and how she has coped in the wake of a shoc...


Mourinho admits Zlatan could make a Man United return

Jose Mourinho made five changes in his Manchester United side, and the second half moved at a slower, less fluent pace. 'It's very important to lose in pre...


United Nations raises alarm over cholera outbreak in Yemen

They added that almost 2 million of the country's children are acutely malnourished, making them susceptible to cholera, which leads to more malnutrition. a vic...


Bangladesh drawing up strategy to eliminate viral hepatitis

Viral Hepatitis is not found in one location nor amongst one set of people; it can affect millions of people without them even being aware. Globally, an esti...


Rapper Z-Ro accused of assaulting girlfriend as she recorded him

According to court documents, Z-Ro, Joseph Wayne McVey, 40, was supposed to meet his ex-girlfriend at a restaurant near the Galleria, but the restaurant was clo...


Chicago experiencing baby boom 9 months after Cubs World Series win

With names like Wrigley, Theo (after Theo Epstein) and Addison (after shortstop Addison Russell and one of the streets bordering the ballpark), many new babies...


Do e-cigarettes help tobacco smokers quit?

According to a new study out of UC San Diego, during 2015 the annual quit rate went up to about 6% from its long-time average of 4.5%. The team also found tha...


Should Gene Editing In Human Embryos Be Allowed?

The report said the three previous instances of editing human embryos were all published by scientists in China . "Unfortunately, we can provide no further...


Time to drop 'complete the course' antibiotic message

Antibiotic resistance is a global health crisis, with overuse of antibiotics a main driver, because bacteria become more resistant the more frequently th...


The Charlie Gard case shows why parents' authority shouldn't be absolute

Great Ormond Street Hospital said it was not practical to provide life-support treatment for days at the couple's home. Mr Justice Francis began analysing the...


Foxconn Announcement Expected Wednesday

Some of the details of the project are still unclear, but the White House said during a call with reporters that Foxconn would be making a $10 billion investmen...


Owner Of Russia's Largest BTC Exchange Arrested - Money May Be Lost

Greek police arrested a Russian national, Alexander Vinnik, 38, for his role as owner of the BTC-e Bitcoin trading platform. "We will hold accountable for...


Trump is under serious fire for his transgender military ban

Republicans have solid majorities in both chambers of the state Legislature here, and are pushing - so far unsuccessfully - a "bathroom bill" similar to the one...