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After 32 years, McDonald's employee with Down Syndrome retires

Just ask her boss at McDonald's where Freia has worked since 1987. David spent her entire career being a jack-of-all trades - cleaning tables, refilling ketch...


Tropical depression headed toward North Carolina

It is located about 820 miles east-southeast of Bermuda. First, I couldn't understand why the GFS and then the Euro didn't have much becoming of "99L" even once...


German vice chancellor says can't see Turkey in European Union anytime soon

The secretive deal, for which leaders of European countries can not even access a fully copy of the pact, has become political anathema in both the EU and the U...


US government, lawyers want voter ID ruling enforced

Voting rights advocates plan to appeal the ruling further, but unless the Supreme Court intervenes, it's unlikely this ruling will change before the November ...


Trump campaign CEO faced domestic violence charge in 1996

Trump has noted that his daughter, Ivanka, would soon be giving birth to another Jewish child. Pursuant to the express language of our Judgment, my obligation ...


Marie Stopes suspends abortion services amid safety concerns

As part of the suspension, terminations under general anaesthetic or conscious sedation have also been ceased. After planned inspections, the CQC identified a...


Dwyane Wade's cousin fatally shot pushing baby in stroller

Wade, a 12-time NBA All-Star who is now playing for hometown Chicago Bulls, is an open critic of gun violence and appeared with LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony an...


Ben & Jerry's recalls Cookie Dough ice cream batches

The recall applies to 500ml "Cookie Dough" ice cream with an expiry date of January 2018. You can work out if your 500ml Ben and Jerry's Cookie Dough ice crea...


Recall ordered of Ben and Jerry's Ice Cream over possible metal pieces

Anyone who finds a tub with batch codes L62110L011, L62111L011, L62112L011 and L62113L011 are being encouraged to dump them immediately. The company said ...


Scared seal hides on boat from killer whales

The group watched as the orcas chased the seal around, tossing it around in the water, before it eventually fled to the boat. "They would dive and they would ...


Photograph of separated elderly Canada couple gets attention

Spokesperson Tasleem Juma says the challenge is that they both have different care needs. A photo posted online showing an elderly couple holding hands and ...


Viral Video shows adults blowing marijuana smoke in toddler's face

Before the video was removed Monday, it was shared multiple times, with comments expressing concern for the child's safety. The identities of the adults inv...


Zion Harvey, First Child to Receive Bilateral Hand Transplant, One Year Later

When Zion Harvey was 2 years old, doctors had to remove his hands and feet due to a life-threatening illness. Image caption Zion Harvey throws out the fir...


Republicans to query firms that ran Clinton's private server

Monday brought more bad news for Hillary Clinton about her email trouble, with the revelation that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had turned up yet anoth...


Royals William And Kate To Mark Hospice's 25th Anniversary

They young royals took in a tour of the site for Youthscape, a charity in Bute Mills where they visited the recently refurbished center for teens and children. ...


Tax credits will help offset Obamacare rate increases, say federal HHS officials

Two important features of the Marketplace protect Florida consumers from the impact of rate increases. Mississippians using the federal health marketplace, al...


Kobe Bryant starts $100 million investment fund

Have any other suggestions of how to celebrate Kobe Bryant Day? The two put their heads together and, in a show of creative genius, developed the name Bryant S...


Tap water bacteria found in New Zealand woman who died

A ripple of fear swept through the town of Hawke's Bay as a gastro bug sickened around 4,000 people with symptoms such as vomiting, diarrhoea, headaches, muscle...


President Obama scheduled to visit Louisiana

Phinney, who said he was not always on the Trump Train, was impressed Mr. Trump genuinely "wanted to know percentages of homes damaged in the area, around about...


Hundreds in eastern Congo protest deadly rebel attacks

Local mayor Edmond Masumbuko on Sunday said 42 people had died in Saturday night's mass killing in Beni; the government in Kinshasa had earlier put the deat...


Strollers, Carriers Cause 2 Injuries Per Hour In US Children

Most children were injured when they fell from the stroller (67%) or carrier (63%) or when the stroller (16%) or carrier (29%) tipped over. Using a stroller o...


Bills DT Marcell Dareus facing 4-game drug suspension

The practice went on without the coach. "But at the same time, things got out, people said this and people said that, and I got scalded about it. And from what ...


Minecraft in VR: Hit game now available for the Oculus headset

Those who own Minecraft Windows 10 Edition and an Oculus Rift can jump right into the title; just log into your Mojang account and click the "redeem" butt...


United Kingdom radical preacher Anjem Choudary convicted of IS support

Several people who attended Choudary's meetings and rallies have been convicted of violent attacks, including Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale, the al-Qa...


Administration OKs new fuel-efficiency standards for trucks

Trucks account for about 20 percent of the greenhouse gas emissions produced by the USA transportation sector. The first round of standards stay in effect until...


Woman with West Nile virus 1st case in Massachusetts in 2016

West Nile virus has been confirmed by the Jefferson County Mosquito Control District, after they a group of mosquitoes, collected on August 2 tested positive. ...


Brexit Could be Delayed Until 2019 as State of Affairs Deemed "Chaotic"

And Michael Roth has told Reuters the United Kingdom should be ready to negotiate - and trigger mechanisms to leave the European Union - early next year. But ...


Acetaminophen use during pregnancy linked to childhood behavioral problems, study finds

She added: 'We found that maternal prenatal (paracetamol) use at 18 weeks was associated with higher odds of the offspring having conduct problems as well...


Michael Phelps safely into 100m butterfly final

Joseph Schooling of Singapore, the surprise victor of the men's 100-meter butterfly, was delighted to share the podium with silver medalists Phelps, Chad le Cl...


Pennsylvania Dad of Heart-Transplant Toddler Killed 3 Kids, Wife, Himself

Berks County District Attorney John Adams said at a Monday press conference that Mark Short, 40, went out the next day and legally purchased the.38 caliber hand...


Tough break: Francois likely to start after Maguire injury

Sean Maguire has a broken bone in his right foot, putting redshirt freshman Deondre Francois in position to open the season as the starter. He split time with t...


WHO's recommended level of exercise too low to beat disease

If you spend all day sitting, then you might want to schedule some time for a brisk walk - just make sure you can spare at least an hour. Experts from the Uni...


Bachelor in Paradise recap: It Takes Two

Nick fumed over what he perceived to be an obnoxious attitude from Josh . It is clear that Carly is praying that he chooses her, but unfortunately, she is l...


A gold medal and a win for clean athletes everywhere

Speaking to NBC's Michele Tafoya , King said Sunday, "Y$3 ou've been caught for drug-cheating". Victory barely softened her temperament, if at all, even if...


Danell Leyva focuses on helping team with all-around out of reach

Sam Mikulak performs on the rings during the men's gymnastics qualification Saturday. The defending Olympic champions, Team China, will begin their Olympics...