Truex wins pole after bolts from confiscated at Talladega

The two drivers finished the Round of 12 tied for eighth with 3,078 points, but Hamlin won a tiebreaker for the final Chase spot because his third-place finish on Sunday was better than Dillon's best Round-of-12 finish of sixth last week at Kansas. More..

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Texas baby born twice
by | Monday, October 24, 2016

Texas baby born twice

According to CNN , it was at that time when it was discovered her unborn baby had a sizable tumor growing from her coccyx, or tailbone. "Even though it's the most common [fetal tumor] we see, it's still pret...More..

by | Monday, October 24, 2016

83 arrested at Dakota Access Pipeline protest

The Cherokees say they presented a check last week in addition to providing three truckloads of firewood for those camping out to protest construction of the pipeline. Protests have drawn thousands of people to...More..

Adult social care is approaching
by | Sunday, October 23, 2016

Adult social care is approaching "tipping point", warns CQC

Health trust responsible for community services across county told it requires improvement . But 10% were rated as "requires improvement" and 3% were assessed as "inadequate". He added: "We think more resources...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Hillary Clinton Awesomely Defended Abortion Rights at the Debate

Donald Trump during the the last and final presidential debate refused to commit to accepting the November 8 election result if he lost. In a segment on the Supreme Court, Trump and Clinton sparred over gun r...More..

Bank places 100 fake pennies worth 100000 cents each
by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Bank places 100 fake pennies worth 100000 cents each

The pennies, from Ally Bank , have been hidden in plain sight and read "Lucky You 100,000 cents", according to the company. In an effort to help participants, the bank is tweeting out hints for each city...More..

by | Friday, October 21, 2016

Packers' Eddie Lacy Will Likely Sit Out Thursday's Game

General manager Ted Thompson made a rare in-season trade Tuesday . He played in 50 games for Kansas City, rushing for a total of 775 yards and 11 touchdowns. The Packers just don't look like the team we ...More..

by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

"Multiple firefighters" hurt in Oregon blast

Melissa Moore, spokeswoman for NW Natural, said people inside the building were evacuated Wednesday before the explosion occurred. Two crews, or eight firefighters, were inside when the explosion occurred. Crew...More..

Trump Jr. mocks Aurora shooting in old interview
by | Thursday, October 20, 2016

Trump Jr. mocks Aurora shooting in old interview

In it, they discuss the motives of the Aurora theater shooter and play audio from one of the witnesses, which prompts a joke from Trump Jr. " You know, I'd love to, eventually, one day, just do like an outta...More..

Netflix nixes China for now, earnings double estimates, stock soars
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Netflix nixes China for now, earnings double estimates, stock soars

Netflix added over 3.2 million new worldwide subscribers for the three-month period, compared to a 2 million guidance . When it released second-quarter earnings , Netflix had forecast adding 2.6 million ...More..

State official sought change in Hillary Clinton email
by | Wednesday, October 19, 2016

State official sought change in Hillary Clinton email

The disclosure was included in 100 pages the FBI released from its now-closed investigation into whether the former secretary of state and her aides mishandled sensitive government information that flowed thr...More..

by | Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Nigerian parents eager to see 21 girls freed by Boko Haram

THISDAY had exclusively reported shortly after the 21 girls were released that their freedom was secured after after an undisclosed amount of money was paid to the Boko Haram leaders. Muta Abana, the father of ...More..

San Francisco officer shot in head, expected to survive
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

San Francisco officer shot in head, expected to survive

Chaplin said information has been circulating that the officer's injury was a graze wound. SFPD officers responded to a call at approximately 8:15 p.m. "Each day, the members of the San Francisco Police Depa...More..

No. 15 Boise State holds off rallying Colorado State, 28-23
by | Monday, October 17, 2016

No. 15 Boise State holds off rallying Colorado State, 28-23

The Broncos recovered Colorado State's third onside kick attempt and ran the clock down to 15 seconds before giving the Rams the ball at their own 27. MULTIPLE TARGETS: Thomas Sperbeck remains the favored pass-...More..

Another Miami neighborhood confirmed as active Zika zone
by | Saturday, October 15, 2016

Another Miami neighborhood confirmed as active Zika zone

Miami Avenue to the East. The fifth case was confirmed Thursday. Health officials determined that there was active transmission in the 1-square-mile area after confirming five, non-travel related cases. Addit...More..

by | Friday, October 14, 2016

New Zika zone in Northwest Miami-Dade

Miami Ave. "This event is a reminder that we all need to remain vigilant and take steps to prevent mosquito bites especially when traveling to affected areas worldwide, and eliminate mosquitoes by emptying stan...More..

by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Blue Bell is expanding its voluntary recall of Ice Cream products

The recall covers the Nutricrush Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bar , manufactured by Noble Foods, Inc for Nutrisystem, according to a release posted on the Food and Drug Administration's website . The company r...More..

My Chemical Romance guitarist Frank Iero involved in Sydney bus crash
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

My Chemical Romance guitarist Frank Iero involved in Sydney bus crash

Former My Chemical Romance guitarist Frank Iero and his band have had their Australian tour thrown into chaos after a bus crashed into van in a Sydney city bus lane. One man has been airlifted to St Vinc...More..

Pew: Majority favor legalization of marijuana
by | Friday, October 14, 2016

Pew: Majority favor legalization of marijuana

Ten years ago, just 32 percent of adults favored legalization, while 60 percent were opposed to it. In other words, just because a driver has THC in their system at the time of an accident does not mean they we...More..

World Health Organisation backs tax on sugary foods and drinks
by | Thursday, October 13, 2016

World Health Organisation backs tax on sugary foods and drinks

Thirty-nine percent of people worldwide are overweight, as of 2014, and 11 percent are obese, the World Health Organization noted. In a report issued on World Obesity Day, it said a tax at that level could ...More..