Health Care

FDA Begins Push To Drastically Cut Nicotine In Cigarettes

The agency estimates that the US smoking rate could fall as low as 1.4 percent by 2060, down from the 15 percent of adults who smoke now, according to a report ...


Man Opens Fire At SoCal Mall, Kills 1, Shoots Self

The shooting happened about 2:15 p.m.at the Paper Source store when a man showed up and got into an argument with his ex-wife, police said. Police said the man,...


Former President Barack Obama reveals his 2018 NCAA Tournament brackets

The Pirates (21-11) led Arkansas by four points in the final minutes a year ago before losing their first-round matchup , and coach Kevin Willard said the defe...


Alexa's new 'Brief Mode' makes Amazon's voice-activated assistant talk less

Ask Alexa to turn on or off a smart appliance and she will say "Okay" before completing the task. So far it only seems to have rolled out to my 1st gen Echo, as...


Microplastics contamination in bottled water in India not alarming: FSSAI

Orb Media, a journalist organization, conducted a mass study and found plastic particles in many branded bottles of water . Three of the brands are on sale...


Sen. Flake: Trump Pushing Young People Away From GOP

Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) lamented what he described as the Republican party's drift away from conservatism and towards a "a propaganda-fueled, dystopian view of con...


Paul to oppose Trump's pick for State, CIA picks

He received a law degree from Harvard Law School, and then worked in the private sector for a time before serving in the U.S. House of Representatives from 20...


British PM urges global response in visit to spy attack scene

File image of British prime minister Theresa May . "It's something that should never ever happen", Trump said at the White House. After the first known use...


Statement by Attorney General on firing of FBI's McCabe

On "Your World" on Friday, Lt. Col. Allen West (Ret.) said the NCAA Division 1 basketball tournament may be underway, but the real "March Madness" would be if t...


San Antonio medical students learn their futures on 'Match Day'

Half of the students matched with primary care specialties like family medicine and pediatrics with almost two-thirds of the students staying in the Midwest. Ma...


Alun Wyn Jones commits to Wales and Ospreys by re-signing NDC

Jones has today said he is "very sorry for any offence caused" and added: "No excuses". Jones, 58, has "apologised unreservedly", but former England captain...


Salmonella cases linked to kratom consumption

The latest affected individuals are from Alaska, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Nevada, Texas, and West Virginia - the eight states joining this outb...


Proteostasis Therapeutics, Inc. (PTI) 92.14% away from 20 SMA

FMR LLC increased its holdings in shares of Proteostasis Therapeutics by 2.3% in the 2nd quarter. Other multinationals, counting Caterpillar, United Techno...


Indian flyers face rough weather as flights canceled

It is expected that impact will be more severe in the coming month, when airline summer schedule begins. "IndiGo has cancelled certain flights due to the ground...


Atletico Madrid train in Moscow in sub-zero conditions

Angel Correa opened the scoring for Atletico in the 16th minute but Lokomotiv drew level through Maciej Rybus on 20 minutes. Luis, 32, was forced off on ...


Wrong to punish students who participated in walkouts, NY Gov. Cuomo says

A U.S. District Court jury in Manhattan found Percoco guilty of three felonies on Tuesday. "Today's verdict is a win against the rampant corruption in this ...


County health rankings offer a road map to health

There are some factors in the rankings that Reed said makes it hard to compete against other counties. Hamilton County is the healthist for the ninth year in ...


After Arvind Kejriwal apology, Bhagwant Mann quits as AAP's Punjab chief

My fight against drug mafia and all kind of corruption in Punjab will continue as an "aam aadmi " of Punjab", the Sangrur MP said. In 2016, Kejriwal said he ...


CNN giving Chris Cuomo prime time show

Chris Cuomo will shift to evenings in the spring to host "Cuomo Prime Time" at 9 weeknights, the cable news network announced Wednesday. The 9pm slot is now ...


Meridian Winn Dixie not on closure list

Southeastern Grocers , who owns BI-LO, released a statement on Thursday stating a number of their stores will close after the company conducted a thorough rev...


United States soldiers remain hospitalized after avalanche in Vermont

Rescuers worked to evacuate the six soldiers training at Smugglers Notch, a narrow pass at the northern edge of Mount Mansfield. All six survived and were suc...


Coinbase granted e-money license for United Kingdom and EU

The Barclays account will make it easier for British customers to use Bitcoin , prior they had to transfer Sterling (GBP) into Euros and go through an Estonian...


Judge enters 'not-guilty' plea for Florida shooting gunman

Authorities say the footage depicts actions by former Broward County sheriff's Deputy Scot Peterson, who was armed and assigned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas Hig...


INX Media case: SC gives interim protection to Karti Chidambaram from arrest

Karti Chidambaram's interim protection from being arrested by the Enforcement Directorate was extended by the Delhi High Court from 20 March to 22. "There a...


Sister of Dylann Roof arrested for bringing weapons, drugs to school

Authorities were alerted after a school administrator contacted a school resource officer, according to the Richland County Sheriff's Department. The RCSD a...


Delhi Metro Pink Link: Here are five facts about the route

The Pink Line has 12 stations on it, namely Majlis Park, Azadpur, Shalimar Bagh, Netaji Subhash Place, Shakurpur, Punjabi Bagh West, ESI Hospital, Rajouri Gar...


Oklahoma mother will go to jail for marrying her daughter

She was sentenced to 10 years of probation and ordered to receive counseling. Spann admitted to marrying her biological daughter in March 2016 and living togeth...


2 missing mountaineers declared dead in Alaska

British Columbia climber Marc-André Leclerc, 25, and Juneau-based climber Ryan Johnson , 34, went missing March 7 while climbing Alaska's Mendenhall Towers. Le...


Egypt drop one place to 44th in the March FIFA ranking

Nigeria had 609 points, two points below Cameroon that is the 51st in the world. While this is not a significant rise in the Federation Internationale de Foot...


Smoking may increase risk of hearing loss

E-cigarettes actually multiply smokers' population instead of its basic goal of reducing the rates of smokers, especially targeting the young adults and teens, ...