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AIB Dispatches Investigators To Port Harcourt Over Dana Crash, Commences Investigation

All the 49 people on board were safely evacuated. "The aircraft came in from Abuja to Port Harcourt". Also, a statement by Deputy Director, Press & Public A...


Anti-depressants: Major study finds they work

Lead researcher Dr Andrea Cipriani, from the University of Oxford, told the BBC: "This study is the final answer to a long-standing controversy about whether an...


DUPREE: Trump searches for answers amid wrenching stories from Florida school shooting

I'm pissed. Because my daughter, I'm not going to see again. "We're here because my daughter has no voice", Andrew Pollack said, flanked by his three sons. ...


Denver Broncos Expected To Trade Trevor Siemian

The Denver Broncos are expected to discuss trading quarterback Trevor Siemian during conversations with opposing teams at the NFL Scouting Combine next week, ...


Florida House declares a public health risk - from pornography (not guns)

Only days after 17 students and teachers were gunned down at a Florida high school, the state legislature voted 71-36 against a measure to consider a ban on...


Lawyer says Melania Trump's parents are legally U.S. permanent residents

An immigration proposal by the Trump administration would limit family sponsorship to spouses and minor children of US citizens, as well as reducing the maxim...


Aimmune's Peanut Allergy Drug Meets Main Goal

Five of those patients had mild or moderate safety issues, while the other four had serious ones, two of which the company said weren't related to treatment and...


Restrictive gun laws not the answer

Take a look at this video where he talks about common sense gun laws and how, in one scenario, could not prohibit suspected ISIS sympathizers in the USA from pu...


Virat Kohli achieves rare double in latest ICC rankings

The Delhi dasher finished 2017 with most ODI runs. " Kohli has done brilliantly". We have to say, that South Africa ODI series victory turned quite memorable...


GOP Aide Fired for Calling Shooting Survivors 'Actors'

Hogg out in California. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioTrump must send Russian Federation powerful message through tougher actions McCain, Coons immigration bil...


Trump directs Sessions to propose regulations to ban 'bump stocks'

Trump's announcement comes nearly one week after the Florida school shooting that left 17 people dead . Bump stock devices were not used in the Florida...


Cut down on those drinks: Dementia clearly linked to chronic boozing

Researchers examining more than 57,000 cases of early-onset dementia in France found that well over half were either alcohol-related, or accompanied by an addit...


Woman removed from Emirates flight after suffering period pain

Beth Evans, 23, who is a teaching assistant and Josh Moran , 26, were minutes from take-off from Birmingham when they were made to leave the flight on Saturd...


INEC Can't Conduct Credible Polls - Governor Wike

Wike spoke on Tuesday at Government House, Port Harcourt, when the German Ambassador to Nigeria, Bernhard Shlagheck, visited him. "By this alarming and unpatr...


Men's basketball: Michigan St. takes share of B1G title

He helped secure his first on Tuesday night. The game could also mark the Breslin finale for two other Michigan State players: Miles Bridges , who surprised ...


3 cadets killed in school shooting awarded medals

He was wearing his gray Junior ROTC shirt at the time and will be buried in his full uniform ― along with his Medal of Heroism ― on Tuesday. Duque's family will...


Majority of USA wants Congress, Trump to do more about shootings

Of the 808 adults surveyed from February 15-18, 62 percent of people do not think the president is doing enough to prevent mass shootings, with 77 percent belie...


US Support for Gun Control Tops 2-1

This was the highest number ever recorded in the independent poll, although still short of the highs recorded by Gallup in the early 1990s. Quinnipiac sta...


Patriots' McCourty "knew all week" Butler wasn't starting

The real question is whether McCourty or anyone else knew Butler wouldn't be playing . In an interview with Ryan Dunleavy of NJ.com , McCourty said that a...


Fergie's Rendition of the National Anthem Finally Gets an Explanation

Fergie said in a statement that she was honored to sing the anthem but her rendition "didn't strike the intended tone". "I love this country and honestly tried...


Slain MP's husband quits charities after abuse claims

Months later, it is alleged that he forced himself on another woman during a trip to Harvard University . Cox said in an interview with the Mail on Sunday...


South Florida students travel to Tallahassee to demand gun control change

The store owners say, through their attorney, that Cruz only purchased the semi-automatic rifle off the shelf and did not purchase any accessories, modification...


Bangladesh: Myanmar says its ready to take back Rohingya

About 700,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled army-led violence in Buddhist-majority Myanmar since last August and are living in refugee camps in Bangladesh. Tuesday...


First human cells grown in sheep embryos

According to the scientific report, in that period also the human cells reproduced, although to reach the possibility of having an entire organ the ratio must...


India on the cusp of digital revolution, says Modi at WCIT

Addressing the Nasscom India Leadership Forum (NILF) and World Congress of Information Technology (WCIT) through a video link, Prime Minister Narendra Mo...


Study Says Alcohol More Important Than Exercise For Living Into Your 90s

Instead, "super agers" - people who live beyond 90 - seem to enjoy booze daily, put on (a bit) of weight, and swill down coffee daily too. This increased part...


United Nations draft calls for measures over Iran missiles to Yemen

After the Yemen report was leaked, Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif tweeted that the U.S was "fabricating" evidence against the Islamic Republic. The gest...


Over 200 charged with links to Boko Haram as schoolgirls escape attack

After finding the school empty, the militants looted the building. Local residents allege that Boko Haram militants had planned to kidnap the schoolgirls. A...


Low-Fat, Low-Carb Diet Study Shows They Work About the Same

The new study sought to discover if these factors would encourage an individual's body to favour a low-carbohydrate diet or a low-fat diet. The theory is that p...


Kratom supplements have a new side effect: Salmonella

That includes reports from sickened people that they had consumed the plant in powder, tea or pill form. Known for its stimulant effects, the plant has been con...