U.S. lawmakers aim to tighten terms of Iran nuclear deal

Iran and the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council - the United States, France, Britain, Russia and China - plus Germany signed the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on July 14, 2015 and started implementing it on Jan... More..

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Biafra agitation: Nigeria court upholds IPOB terrorist label
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Biafra agitation: Nigeria court upholds IPOB terrorist label

The group was also ordered to pay a fine of N500 to the government. The statement reads, "It flies in the face of common sense and human decency that an entirely peaceful organisation, agitating for their ina...More..

Punjab CM meets Rahul Gandhi, discusses 2019 polls
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Punjab CM meets Rahul Gandhi, discusses 2019 polls

The Chief Minister said he had discussed the issue of the resignation, which the minister had submitted 10 days ago, with Gandhi and then made a decision to accept the same. "The party can not be even perceived...More..

Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold

A Utah law passed a year ago that lowers the state's threshold to 0.05 doesn't go into effect until December 30. Asked if he'd vote to lower the BAC threshold to 0.05, he said he remains unsure until he exami...More..

Hits to Head, Not Concussions, Cause CTE
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Hits to Head, Not Concussions, Cause CTE

William Moss of the Lawrence Livermore Lab. Such a study could have far-reaching implications in sports-for professionals, children and parents-and for medicine as it grapples with properly treating brain i...More..

Lava Cascaded Down Philippines Volcano
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Lava Cascaded Down Philippines Volcano

Mayon Volcano in the Philippines began erupting, forcing the evacuation of almost 40,000 people, according to the Philippine National Risk Reduction and Management Council. Mayon Volcano had 51 major eruptions ...More..

Turpin charges include 'torture and lewd act with a child'
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Turpin charges include 'torture and lewd act with a child'

A court conference was scheduled for February 23 in Riverside. The couple will be formally charged at an arraignment in Riverside at 1:30 p.m. Prosecutors will ask the judge to set bail at $13 million for eac...More..

Washington County has lowest jobless rate in IL
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Washington County has lowest jobless rate in IL

The US employment rate continues to trail Wisconsin at 4.1 percent but is also improving. "Still, we have more work to do to connect all Minnesotans, specifically people of color, indigenous communities and peo...More..

Intermountain Healthcare, other hospitals creating their own not-for-profit drug company
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Intermountain Healthcare, other hospitals creating their own not-for-profit drug company

We witness, on a daily basis, how shortages of essential generic medications or egregious cost increases for those same drugs affect our patients. The organizers of the venture hope that the idea will snowbal...More..

Police find over 1600 pounds of cocaine hidden in pineapples
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Police find over 1600 pounds of cocaine hidden in pineapples

Also seized was 400,000 euros ($489,000) in cash. The seizure was a part of an ongoing investigation across both countries that started in April 2017. Traffickers would pick up the cocaine from Terrassa every...More..

Republican running for NY governor wants recreational marijuana to fund projects
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Republican running for NY governor wants recreational marijuana to fund projects

Cuomo says he wants to look at all the impacts the drug could have, including health. One plan the administration is floating is to shift the state income tax to a payroll tax, and allow businesses to then re...More..

Met Office upgrades snow warning to amber alert for Northumberland
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Met Office upgrades snow warning to amber alert for Northumberland

Superintendent Calum Glenny said: "Despite some hard weather conditions in the Dumfries and Galloway area which caused some disruption, the weather was not as severe as was first forecast". Scattered showers wi...More..

South Carolina Police Officer Dies After Ambush
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

South Carolina Police Officer Dies After Ambush

The deputies who were shot were either in surgery or awaiting surgery Tuesday afternoon, the sheriff's office said. McCall was injured in the shootout and remained in the same Charlotte, North Carolina, hospi...More..

White House Physician Says Trump 'Fit for Duty'
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

White House Physician Says Trump 'Fit for Duty'

Gupta, however, told CNN Wednesday morning that "by all standards, by all metrics, anyway a doctor or cardiologist will look at it, the president does have heart disease ". Trump's blood pressure was 122 ove...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Trump says he gets more exercise than people think

Despite questions swirling about the president's cognitive abilities given reports that he sometimes repeats himself during meetings, Jackson said that Trump scored a 20 out of 20 on the Montreal Cognitive A...More..

Saba Qamar,
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Saba Qamar, "Hindi Medium" actress breaks down narrating her humiliation at airports

All #Pakistanis feel humiliated when we are considered a terrorist state, when our children are killed like flies & we can't get justice for them, when terrorist like #HafizSaeed roam around freely & we wat...More..

Winnipeg police release photos of armed robbery suspects
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Winnipeg police release photos of armed robbery suspects

Police have not said how many rounds were fired or how many times Giffin was hit. Montpelier High School and the nearby state Department of Labor were placed on lockdown. Rob Carver of the decision to release...More..

Watch The Assassination of Gianni Versace
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Watch The Assassination of Gianni Versace

Andrew Cunanan arrives in Miami to stalk Gianni Versace . Whew. That's quite a hullabaloo. Though Versace's family has maintained, in the 20 years following the murder, that Gianni never met his killer,...More..

South & North Korea will march under unified flag at Olympics
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

South & North Korea will march under unified flag at Olympics

The North has made rapid recent advances in its nuclear and conventional weapons programmes. Reportedly, the plans are for the delegation to walk across the border separating North and South Korea , a border...More..

GOP leaders look to stopgap funding measure to avert shutdown
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

GOP leaders look to stopgap funding measure to avert shutdown

A bipartisan deal on immigration that would shield almost a million people from deportation lay in tatters after the president's reported use of vulgar language during a tense White House meeting last week set ...More..

Number of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh surpasses 1 million
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Number of Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh surpasses 1 million

Myanmar and Bangladesh have reached a deal on the return of hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingyas that sidelined the United Nations refugee agency. Myanmar officials said the length of the repatriation will...More..

Do you have the flu? Or is it a cold?
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Do you have the flu? Or is it a cold?

The hospital has had seven confirmed influenza positive cases with long-term care residents and a staff member.However, as of January 5 there had been no new cases of influenza reported and no new symptoms....More..

Jaguars' Blake Bortles Gets Money For His Charity From Grateful Bengals' Fans
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Jaguars' Blake Bortles Gets Money For His Charity From Grateful Bengals' Fans

The Blake Bortles Foundation says more than 100 Bengals fans have combined to contribute almost $5,000 since Jacksonville beat Cincinnati's biggest rival, the Steelers , 45-42 last Sunday. They sent Dalton ...More..

State officials say flu season will get worse
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

State officials say flu season will get worse

While health officials are hopeful that outbreaks may be leveling off, they note that the flu season historically peaks in February and can last until May, so there is plenty of sickness still ahead. "The flu i...More..

Rob Gronkowski says 'NO NO NO' to viral Tide POD challenge
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Rob Gronkowski says 'NO NO NO' to viral Tide POD challenge

While the name may sound pretty innocent, something for the entertainment of teens who are fixated on social media for hours each day, the game is, in fact, deadly and has alarmed many parents and social medi...More..

Rhumbline Advisers Has $269.51 Million Position in Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Rhumbline Advisers Has $269.51 Million Position in Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

The firm has a market cap of $162,309.70, a price-to-earnings ratio of 23.15, a P/E/G ratio of 1.89 and a beta of 0.89. This works out to a net increase in ownership of 10.13 million shares, and suggests that i...More..

Emmanuel Amuneke: CHAN Eagles lack cutting edge in front of goal
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Emmanuel Amuneke: CHAN Eagles lack cutting edge in front of goal

He added: "Rwanda deployed a defensive strategy and it worked for them". We were unlucky and that's it. Hey praised his team for their discipline in carrying out his game plan against Salisu Yusuf's men who h...More..

Outbreaks of measles are confirmed in FIVE areas across the UK
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Outbreaks of measles are confirmed in FIVE areas across the UK

People with measles are infectious from when the symptoms develop until about four days after the rash first appears. Measles is a highly infectious condition that can cause a high fever, sore, ready, watery ...More..

Human Fleas and Lice Spread Black Death
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Human Fleas and Lice Spread Black Death

Since the number rat deaths are way too less than the ones of humans it is speculated that the disease may have spread from humans to humans. The disease doesn't spread if we stay clean. The study was published...More..

Durbin asserts Trump said 'shithole countries,' disputing Republicans' account
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Durbin asserts Trump said 'shithole countries,' disputing Republicans' account

The president, in the meeting, also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the US, according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorized to describe the meeting publicly. A...More..

Ten arrested for assault in Indiranagar on NYE
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Ten arrested for assault in Indiranagar on NYE

According to the police, the gang was under the influence of alcohol and were dancing on the streets of Motappanapalya in Indiranagar 6th Stage. The incident came to light only on Tuesday, 16 days after the i...More..

'Unusual layer of brown grass' worries Proteas' captain Faf du Plessis
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

'Unusual layer of brown grass' worries Proteas' captain Faf du Plessis

In conditions that should suit them more than us, we adapted really well and we fought every hour to get ahead in the game. However, it was not the first time that Kohli hit the ceiling in the ongoing serie...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Did Trump say it? A senator who was there says he didn't

Sen. Dick Durbin of IL, the only Democrat at Thursday's meeting, said Trump had indeed said what he was reported to have said. Dick Durbin , D-Illinois. "Following comments by the President, I said my piec...More..

by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Do You Own Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ:MRVL) Shares?

TripAdvisor, Inc. (NASDAQ:TRIP) has declined 30.31% since January 15, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 19.67% the S&P500. Roystone Capital Management Lp who had been investing in Marvell Technol...More..

Pressure rises on British govt over Carillion collapse
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Pressure rises on British govt over Carillion collapse

Bernard Jenkin , the Conservative Party chairman of the House of Commons Public Administration Committee, said, "This really shakes public confidence in the ability of the private sector to deliver public ser...More..