'Negative' school sex education needs a revamp

Sex education in schools worldwide is so " out of touch " with pupils' experiences that they find it irrelevant and switch off, research of young people in 10 countries including the United Kingdom shows. There was also a feeling that sex education w... More..

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Clinton: 'Deplorables' comment was
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Clinton: 'Deplorables' comment was "grossly generalistic"

Republican nominee Donald Trump is joining running mate Mike Pence at a Monday morning round-table discussion with union members in Cleveland. Trump on his plans for ISIS: "And let me tell you, if I like ma...More..

Clinton says 'Deplorables' comment is 'grossly generalistic'
by | Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Clinton says 'Deplorables' comment is 'grossly generalistic'

Trump's campaign quickly pounced on the remarks. The Republican accused her of a "grotesque attack on American voters". In her statement, Clinton said of Trump: "it's deplorable that he's attacked a federal j...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Why People Are Saying Trump's Charity Is Shadier Than the Clinton Foundation

There was the super shady $25,000 donation to a politician investigating him. It's a style of philanthropy that closely resembles Trump's modus operandi in business-using other people's money to finance his pro...More..

by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tories Split Over Grammar School Plans

Critics had long argued that the selective education system reinforced class division and middle-class privilege. New grammars will also be expected to sponsor non-selective free schools. The plan will see ...More..

Wambach: I abused alcohol, prescription drugs for years
by | Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Wambach: I abused alcohol, prescription drugs for years

The former worldwide soccer star, who's scheduled to do an appearance in Rochester on Friday night to promote her new book Forward, set to be released Tuesday, reveals that she abused alcohol and prescription ...More..

Judge rules on evidence in upcoming bridge lane-closing case
by | Sunday, September 11, 2016

Judge rules on evidence in upcoming bridge lane-closing case

Wigenton also rejected defense requests to keep out of the trial photos of the defendants with Wildstein and Christie at a September 11 ceremony at the World Trade Center during the week of the lane closures. A...More..

Minnesota fires wrestling coach after athletes drug scandal
by | Friday, September 09, 2016

Minnesota fires wrestling coach after athletes drug scandal

The school once investigated Robinson for forcing participants in his youth wrestling camp to write an anti-Title IX letter to elected officials. Asked if he thought Robinson was trying to protect his wrestlers...More..

First West Nile Virus death for 2016 reported in McCone County
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

First West Nile Virus death for 2016 reported in McCone County

In addition, a resident of Lafayette county who recently travelled to Nicaragua and a resident of Prentiss County who recently visited Grenada have both been diagnosed with Zika. There are also cases of Zika th...More..

Congress has long to-do list, but little chance of action
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Congress has long to-do list, but little chance of action

Rick Scott has canceled a trip to Washington where he was to meet with congressional leaders about funding for the Zika virus. In the House, Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Calif., was tapped to gavel in the abbreviated,...More..

Minnesota man confesses to killing of Jacob Wetterling
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Minnesota man confesses to killing of Jacob Wetterling

Asked whether he abducted, sexually assaulted and murdered Jacob, Heinrich said: "Yes I did". "He has taught us all how to live, how to love, how to be fair, how to be kind", she said. He said he returned to th...More..

Frenchwoman who received world's first face transplant dies
by | Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Frenchwoman who received world's first face transplant dies

There have been some 15 face transplants since 2005, including a man in Spain who received the world's first "full" face transplant in 2010 following a shooting accident. While the results may be highly variabl...More..

by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Hanjin Ships Denied Access to Ports

Ormond said the USA government was likely to take action to establish a receivership for the company here as well to put Hanjin's assets under court protection, keeping them in the United States and better prot...More..

by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Clinton defends family foundation, says work will continue

Trump says Clinton is trying to distract from questions swirling around donations to the Clinton Foundation and her use of her private email servers for official business while secretary of state. Trump is figh...More..

by | Monday, September 05, 2016

Sen. Manchin mum on EpiPen hikes by daughter's drug company

Gilead Sciences Inc.GILD -1.19 % confronted congressional investigations after pricing its hepatitis C therapy Sovaldi at $1,000 a day, while more recent targets have included Valeant Pharmaceuticals Internati...More..

by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Cynapsus Therapeutics (CYNA) Vaulted To A New High After Merger Agreement

About 7.31 million shares traded hands or 10002.55% up from the average. Movements above 70 are interpreted as indicating overbought conditions; conversely, movements under 30 reflect oversold conditions. 0 ana...More..

Electrical fire causes evacuation at Florida hospital
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Electrical fire causes evacuation at Florida hospital

It was isolated to wiring. Hospital engineers and Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative crews are trying to get power restored. About 20 ambulances responded immediately to the hospital. All 290 patients i...More..

Highlights From Rio's Olympic Games Opening Ceremony
by | Sunday, September 04, 2016

Highlights From Rio's Olympic Games Opening Ceremony

Ghulam Mustafa Bashir of Pakistan led his contingent during the opening ceremony of RIO Olympics. Her ouster less than four months out from the games for alleged budget violations was one of the many complicati...More..

by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

The M20 has partially reopened following work to clear collapsed bridge

The motorway is closed between junctions three and four because of a "vehicle striking a bridge" on the eastbound carriageway, according to Highways England. A Kent Police spokesman said: "It is believed a lorr...More..

Some Entenmann's products may contain pieces of plastic
by | Saturday, September 03, 2016

Some Entenmann's products may contain pieces of plastic

One injury was reported. The contaminated products were distributed in the last two weeks to a total of 37 states . A full list of the recalled products is available on the FDA website . The plastic pieces ...More..