Israel warned against force-feeding hunger strikers

The Palestinians immediately cast doubt on the claim, calling it an attempt to undermine the open-ended strike, now on its 21st day. As their health deteriorates, Israel has shown no signs of heeding the prisoners' demands. Israel blames the violence... More..

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Lompoc Relay for Life to kick off Saturday
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Lompoc Relay for Life to kick off Saturday

Relay for Life will be held this Saturday, May 6, from 3 p.m.to 11 p.m.at Weston High School, 115 School Road. The Lamar County and Hattiesburg chapters of the American Cancer Society will join for this year'...More..

Zika cases confirmed in Prentiss County travelers
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

Zika cases confirmed in Prentiss County travelers

The CCCHD will continue to educate the community regarding preventative measures, monitor the mosquito population, and control the mosquito population by reducing the breeding habitat. "But our model shows it i...More..

At last, Buhari appears in public
by | Sunday, May 07, 2017

At last, Buhari appears in public

No official reason has been given for Buhari's absence as of the time of filing this report. Until Friday, he had not been seen in public for two weeks. "And if the doctors say he should take a rest, because th...More..

Turns out swearing can help your muscle strength... sh
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Turns out swearing can help your muscle strength... sh

Swearing makes you stronger and better able to handle pain, at least that's the finding of researchers in the UK. "A possible reason for this is it stimulates the body's sympathetic nervous system - that is ...More..

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

Numerous lawsuits against J&J are still pending in the St. Louis court, where the company has already faced four trials, out of which three resulted in verdicts worth $197 million against J&J and its talc suppl...More..

MP Wilson: Direct Resources To Mental Health
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

MP Wilson: Direct Resources To Mental Health

Help spread the word about the services that are offered. "Service Commissioners are key to improvement and should focus upon psychologically informed, evidence based, community interventions and preventative...More..

by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Artificial Womb to Incubate Premature Babies

In hopes of building a better incubator, the team at CHOP created multiple prototype devices, eventually creating a device that features a biobag filled with amniotic fluid and a machine to oxygenate the bl...More..

Gilead net profit falls 25 percent on lower hepatitis C sales
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Gilead net profit falls 25 percent on lower hepatitis C sales

While monitoring stock technicals is important, most investors are more concerned with where the stock might be going now. Berson & Corrado Investment Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Gilead Scien...More..

Fidget Spinners For Kids: Reports Say It's Distracting, Parents Say Not So
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Fidget Spinners For Kids: Reports Say It's Distracting, Parents Say Not So

He said an instructor seized seven in one day. "Bottle flipping is so 2016!" Fidget Spinners are being advertised by sellers as an aid for children with ADHD, autism and anxiety. "Anything that might be a ben...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Le Pen visits French factory, Macron wins ally before runoff

While violence from fringe groups is a standard presence in French demonstrations, at least some of those who mixed in the union-organized march came with an angry message against both candidates. Referring to ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Proposed Federal Budget Includes $61 Million Reimbursement For Trump Security Costs

Members are expected to vote on the new bill this week. The money includes $20 million covering the period from the election to the inauguration on January 20. Rep. Nita Lowey told the NY Post , "I am very pl...More..

Ossoff Only Earned 1.3 Percent More Than Clinton In Georgia's 6th
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Ossoff Only Earned 1.3 Percent More Than Clinton In Georgia's 6th

Ossoff won 48 percent of Tuesday's vote in Atlanta's 6th District and will go into a runoff vote in June with his Republican rival Karen Handel . "The reaction has been that they nearly won - no, they lost...More..

Terrorists kill five policemen, two bank employees in J&K's Kulgam
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Terrorists kill five policemen, two bank employees in J&K's Kulgam

Terrorists attacked a van dispensing cash in Kulgam, South Kashmir. The attackers fled with service rifles of the slain cops, sources said. There has been a situation of unrest in the Kashmir Valley after s...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Conte: Chelsea passed psychological step after Man Utd loss

Southampton manager Claude Puel felt Eden Hazard and Diego Costa proved the difference as Premier League leaders Chelsea ran out 4-2 winners at Stamford Bridge. "But we have trained very well this season ...More..

A few strong-to-severe storms possible Wednesday afternoon
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

A few strong-to-severe storms possible Wednesday afternoon

The storms coupled with temperatures reaching almost 80 degrees will create a very humid, sticky uncomfortable environment. Any discrete cells that can develop ahead of the main cold front will likely occur l...More..

Hooghly jetty collapse toll is 12
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Hooghly jetty collapse toll is 12

Police divers were looking for the missing people till late in the afternoon, district officials said. The bodies, including that of a 19-year-old woman, were found floating in the river, police said. During ...More..

Beer stores near Pine Ridge Indian Reservation may have to close
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Beer stores near Pine Ridge Indian Reservation may have to close

She said an inquiry into the liquor stores was long overdue, and the commission would be in a hard position if Jacobsen chooses to issue a stay and allow the beer stores to automatically renew their licenses. L...More..

Threat of showers continue nightly Wednesday through Friday
by | Sunday, April 30, 2017

Threat of showers continue nightly Wednesday through Friday

It should be mostly dry, but some rain cannot be ruled out. Friday , April 28 will be sunny, but by this afternoon it will turn cloudy with a chance of rain or snow and a hih of 45. Light and variable wind...More..

Malegaon blasts case: Sadhvi Pragya gets bail, Col Purohit does not
by | Saturday, April 29, 2017

Malegaon blasts case: Sadhvi Pragya gets bail, Col Purohit does not

She was also asked to report to NIA court whenever required. Sadhvi and Lt Col Purohit were two of the 11 people charge-sheeted by the ATS on January 20, 2009 in connection with 2008 Malegaon blasts. From the...More..