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USA needs 'good shutdown,' change in filibuster rule

The White House budget office says the Trump administration is pleased with the $1.1 trillion catchall spending bill and especially the additional money for t...


Swearing during exercise may actually make you stronger

In a second experiment, 52 similarly aged participants tested their hand grip strength and again were tasked with swearing or saying a neutral word. Dr Richar...


Agents seize almost 13 pounds of heroin

At about 2 p.m., agents spotted a 27-year-old man driving a Chevrolet S10 pickup truck and referred the vehicle to a secondary inspection using a Border Patrol ...


Militants kill 2 civilians, martyr 2 soldiers in Kulgam district

He said the civilians killed in the gunfight were road construction officials of a private company. According to police, militants on Saturday evening attacke...


Jeremy Corbyn: Labour faces challenge on 'historic scale' to win election

But while admitting the Conservatives had done well in Scotland, Sturgeon insisted that May's party had eaten into Labour's rather than her own SNP party's supp...


Fort Lauderdale woman hits self with sprinkler, later convicted of fraud

Sheyla Veronica White, an employee at Cinque Terre Energy Partners, was sitting at her desk in Fort Lauderdale when a sprinkler head cover fell from the ceiling...


Warmer temps with sunny skies on tap for Friday, weekend

Friday night is expected to be clear with a low around 49. Expect partly cloudy skies tonight with an isolated sprinkle and temperatures in the mid-50s. "B...


Comombian woman eats $7000 during fight with husband

The woman swallowed rolls of 100-dollar bills. However, she did not tell doctors at that time what had happened. She hid the cash in the house but once he foun...


Smartphone, tablet use may up speech delay in infants

Young children who play on handheld screens - like a phone or tablet - are more likely to have speech delays, CNN reports . Birken also caution that much ...


Straw draw decides UK election result

This commonly takes the form of a coin toss, a drawing of straws, or names being pulled from a hat. Rickersby, who leapt with delight after picking the correc...


Authorities warn of 'gray death,' a deadly new opioid combination

This varies from a hard, chunky material to fine powder. Deneen Kilcrease is manager of the chemistry section of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Crime L...


University of Texas Stabbings: One Killed and Three Harmed at Austin Campus

The campus of 50,000 students is still reeling from the on-campus murder in April 2016 of first-year dance student Haruka Weiser. Many tweeted in memory of Ha...


Far Out Friday: Head scratching workers' comp claim foiled

Surveillance footage busted a Fort Lauderdale woman picking up a sprinkler head that had just fallen on her desk, and then, and get this, hit herself in the hea...


Republican health bill headed for Senate recast

Cruz said the slim Republican majority in the Senate would make reaching an agreement on healthcare reform a "difficult task", adding that a number of obstacles...


Russia, Turkey, Iran ink deal on safe zones in Syria

Separately, there have been five rounds of UN-sponsored Syria peace talks in Geneva since 2012 but none have led to a sustainable cease-fire. " Turkey would ...


Courier Capital LLC Has $325000 Position in Yum! Brands, Inc. (YUM)

Oppenheimer Holdings also issued estimates for Yum! Finally, Moody Lynn & Lieberson LLC purchased a new stake in Yum! Same-store sales for Taco Bell saw an 8% g...


West Brom interested in signing Defoe, says Pulis

BURNLEY will have to wait to have their Premier League survival confirmed after claiming a point against West Brom in a seesaw affair at Turf Moor. "They play t...


Aric Almirola wins Xfinity Series race at Talladega

This is Biagi-DenBetse first win since July 2016 at Daytona. Here's all the info you'll need to watch the Sparks Energy 300 live. Kahne has taken part in ju...


As Afghan stalemate grinds on, Trump mulls additional troops

She said that the proposal will be sent to President Trump and the objective to do is to move beyond the stalement and recognize Afghanistan as important partne...


US Ambassador to China promises to mend Washington-Beijing ties

Charles Grassley and Joni Ernst of Iowa welcomed him to the nation's capital and explained why he should become the next ambassador to China. Millions of live...


Sunny weekend ahead? Weather update for 5/4-5

Today's weather will be nicer than yesterday's because those gusty north winds are gone. Sunday is expected to have partly sunny skies and a 20 percent of sh...


Screen devices may delay child's speech

The new research included almost 900 children from Toronto, ages 6 months to 2 years. According to this demo's parents, 20% of the kids had daily average hand...


New opioid cocktail 'Gray Death' kills in one dose

Gray death combinations will vary, but include heroin, fentanyl, carfentanil and a synthetic opioid called U-47700. Deneen Kilcrease manages the chemistry ...


Texas stabbing suspect told police he didn't remember attack

The stabbings occurred near Gregory Gym. White, 21, was armed with a large hunting knife during the Monday afternoon, May 1 attack. Again, police said this is...


Woman caught faking injury for workers' compensation

The Cinque Terre Energy Partners employee can be seen sat at her computer when the object falls from the ceiling onto her desk nearby. But they grew suspiciou...


Run on Washington DBs highlights 2nd round of National Football League draft

One of five players who were on hand and were not taken in the opening round, the 6-foot-3 former safety isn't particularly speedy, but has the size and aggress...


Suspect in fatal shooting on run with teenage girl

Moments seen on surveillance video matched what Metro Nashville Police Spokesperson Don Aaron initially told NewsChannel 5 happened. An Amber alert was not is...


Aunt Jemima frozen pancakes, waffles, French toast recalled

No other Aunt Jemima branded, Hungry Man branded or any other products produced by Pinnacle Foods are included in the recall. There have been no reported il...


Word Balloons: Free Comic Book Day is Saturday

Aubry Mayfield, comic book manager for Vintage Stock in Rogers, said the store will have about 20 free titles available, but added that the location will also h...


CEO: Fargo's Gander Mountain store 'will stay open'

Managers at the Onalaska Gander Mountain store declined to comment Friday, but banners on the store windows and signs being held up along the nearby street proc...


Turkey, Russia and Iran sign 'safe zones' deal for Syria

Roth received from a source a copy of a Russian proposal presented to Syrian rebel leaders attending the latest round of cease-fire talks in Astana , the capit...


Cavaliers blow past Raptors

James passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762 points) for second place with his 27th point in the third quarter, with the rout in this lopsided series already under...


Peel Hunt Gives Tharisa Plc Price Target With Potential 52.99% Upside

Over the last twelve months shares in Tharisa Plc have increased by 0% from 0.00 to 134. GBX 1552.55's average target is 10.91% above currents GBX 1399.8 stock ...


Planned Parenthood protests aimed at House Republicans' offices

Opening the talk, Richards tried to strike an optimistic tone by saying to cheers and applause that the delay to the bill - which failed to win sufficient suppo...


Set to receive second opinion

Syndergaard went to see Dr. Neal S. ElAttrache, the renowned orthopedist at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles after being diagnosed by the team ...