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Boat with 31 people, mostly Chinese tourists, missing in Malaysia

According to a report by Reuters , the boat had started out from Tanjung Aru located about 60 kms west of Kota Kinabalu, the capital of the eastern Malaysia...


Where to Watch the 2017 Rolex 24 at Daytona Live Streaming Online

His father, Penske Racing president Tim Cindric, expressed his feelings via Twitter from the sold-out infield. The 2017 Rolex 24 belonged to the Cadillac DPi ...


Iraqi MPs want parliament to discuss U.S. travel curbs

The court complaint in the NY case says that "dozens and dozens other individuals now detained at JFK"; unverified reports indicate that 50 detainees may be hel...


Visa holders barred from entering United States as Trump's order takes effect

Both men had valid visas and documents to enter the United States, the lawyers wrote. Trump says the ban is to prevent "radical Islamic terrorists" from enter...


Arkansas Governor Signs Ban on Most Common Method of Second Trimester Abortion

There are now seven states- Arkansas, Kansas , Oklahoma , West Virginia, Mississippi, Alabama, and Louisiana-which forbid an abortion "technique" that uses sh...


Mumps outbreak/CDC suggests two MMR vaccine doses

Other states recently impacted by the mumps virus include Arkansas, Indiana, Iowa, New York, and Oklahoma, all of which reported cases totaling more than 300 ...


Uttar Pradesh polls: Mayawati inducts Ansari brothers

Ansari is now inclined towards BSP after Akhilesh opposed his party's - Quami Ekta Dal - merger with Samajwadi Party and made it clear that he did not want crim...


New Jersey is the first state to offer free 'baby boxes'

They're created to promote safe sleep. "I'm going to let every mother know to sign up and get a box ", Peterson said , so their babies can sleep safely, t...


Extended Trip: Why LSD's Effects Last So Long

That fact has fascinated pharmacologists for decades. Also, although LSD is illegal, it remains a popular recreational drug and not just for its most potent e...


Gender Stereotypes Study Reveals Kids Think Men are Smarter

The findings were based on a series of experiments conducted with hundreds of randomly chosen children in IL aged 5 to 7. They were then presented with a series...


Manohar Parrikar disinterested in his job: Sachin Pilot

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar seems to be working very hard, harder than the other ministers in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet. He further questio...


Google Honors Bessie Coleman, America's First Black Female Pilot

An advocate for civil rights, Coleman required that her shows be open to everyone regardless of race. Born in 1892, she grew up in eastern Texas. To earn a li...


Ruling Expected on Texas Fetal Burial Law

Attorneys fighting for reproductive rights have called the case a tremendous victory because it gave them a new tool to challenge other abortion regulations tha...


Science now knows why acid trips last so long

Despite the tiny doses, the mild effects-users report productivity boosts and improved relationships-can last all day long. The study was led by Bryan Ro...


John Hurt, 'Elephant Man' Star And Character Actor, Dies At 77

The cause of his death was not immediately reported , but Hurt had been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015. "He touched all our lives with joy and magi...


Reflections on Women's March from Across the Ocean

Would there be lots of people or a small crowd? If Trump supporters have not already grasped how his narrow win was a loss for women everywhere, no march will c...


Cats are as smart as dogs

Japanese scientists proved that cats are nearly similar with dogs in terms of memory so it suggests that cats are as smart as dogs. In the Japanese study , 4...


Pig-Human Organ Farming Doesn't Look Promising Yet

Scientists have grown a hybrid species which has human and pig DNA by injecting human stem cells into the embryo of a pig. For one, aspects of the technology ...


Seth Meyers trolls Donald Trump's voter fraud claims on Late Night

While aides have reportedly urged Trump to focus on the pressing duties of his office, Trump has "doubled down", as Meyers puts it, on false claims that million...


Woman lives for 6 days without lungs

Benoit was put in a medically-induced coma and was hooked up to two machines: A Novalung to essentially replace the lungs and an extracorporeal membrane oxygena...


Mayors speak out against Trump's pledge to defund sanctuary cities

They can use any office in this building, " Walsh said at a Wednesday press conference at City Hall moments after Trump vowed to crack down on immigrants. "Thes...


Sex is painful for almost one in 10 women, study finds

According to researchers from the University of Glasgow in United Kingdom, the study shows strong link between the pain that women experience during sex with ...


Dennis Quaid Defends 'A Dog's Purpose': 'Absolutely No Dogs Were Harmed'

You're not here for the subtlety, as every human character besides Ethan is depicted with a single characteristic, and sometimes without even the benefit of a n...


Planned Parenthood Offers Bare Minimum of Prenatal Care

As the video reveals, very few Planned Parenthood clinics actually offer prenatal care for pregnant women who are not seeking an abortion. In a 2014 underc...


First human-pig 'chimera' created in milestone study

A research paper published in the journal Nature showed how a functioning pancreas grown in a rat could be inserted into a mouse and cure diabetes, which ha...


Shiv Sena Snaps Alliance With BJP, Will Fight Mumbai Civic Polls Alone

He demanded that Sena president Uddhav Thackeray should pull out of NDA governments in Centre and Maharashtra instead of "boasting" that he had snapped ties wit...


New Jersey Leads The Way In Helping to Combat Infant Mortality

The box contains diapers, a onesie, baby wipes, and breast pads and nipple cream for breastfeeding mothers. All new and soon-to-be parents can now register on...


The Doomsday Clock is ticking loudly again

The movement of its symbolic hands is decided upon by the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists . The minute hand on the Doomsd...


Stanford researchers create algorithm to visually detect skin cancer

One of the most important factors in treating cancer is catching the disease early, and a team of scientists at Stanford University may have found a new way...


Mumps cases rise to almost 300 in Washington state, officials report

Whether or not Trump uses his position to stoke the flames of the anti-vaxxer movement, as some fear he will, the best way to combat the spread of mumps is to ...


Girls As Young As Six Think 'Brilliance' Is for Boys

The children were then shown pictures of four different adults and told to choose who among them was "this person" from the story. At age five, both boys and ...


Mother's life saved by historic lung surgery

Melissa - who suffers from cystic fibrosis - was admitted to hospital with heavy breathing, having already been prescribed antibiotics for several years as a ...


Trump adviser: Canada well positioned for NAFTA negotiation

Canada will focus on preserving its USA trade ties during talks to renegotiate NAFTA and may not be able to help Mexico avoid being targeted by the Trump admi...


Congress Will Consider Permanently Banning Taxpayer Funding For Abortion

The ban on using federal or local D.C. money towards abortions already functionally exists. The Hyde Amendment , which barred the use of taxpayer funds for a...


Virginia Mom & Children Missing After House Fire

She claims that Monica Lamping is always good about keeping in touch with loved ones; of the fire which killed two of Lamping's pets, a dog and a cat, Moira say...