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Blow for Britain's May as Northern Ireland secretary resigns

It was announced this morning that Mr Brokenshire would be resigning from government. When she was named culture secretary after Ms May became prime minister in 2016, the cultural and sports worlds initially rejoiced. Brokenshire was criticised for...

Oprah Winfrey's long-term partner thinks she would "absolutely" run for president

Oprah would always be my first choice", Trump told King . Ivanka caught a lot of flak on Twitter for her vague sentiment of solidarity with women while she continues to serve in the administration of her father, who has multiple accusations of sexua...

Men who take ibuprofen are at risk fertility problems, study says

However, despite the change in LH levels, the men's testosterone levels didn't change. Prior research from the study's lead author also found that boys born to mothers who took ibuprofen during their first trimester of pregnancy may have impaired...

CAT Result 2017 to be declared soon at iimcat

CAT 2015, CAT 2016 and CAT 2017 result announcement dates are 8th January 2016, 9th January 2017 and 8th January 2018 respectively. Mumbai: Two women and three engineers are among 20 toppers who have scored 100 percentile in CAT 2017 ( Common...

Fire breaks out at Bengaluru pub, 5 people charred to death

The victims were identified as Swami (23), Prasad (20), Mahesh, all natives of Tumakaru, Manjunath (45) from Hassan and Keerthi (24) from Mandya. Reddi said preliminary investigations had revealed that Kailash bar had no exhaust vents or fire extin...

Tamil Nadu: High Court asks bus strikers to resume services

Earlier on the second day of the strike, the head of the Centre of Indian Trade Union, Soundararjan, had said, "We don't want to subject the public to hardship but the government is pushing us". "If the court has passed an order without out hearing o...

4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India

Early morning, we came to know about the accident, ' the sister of Tikamchand, one of the four powerlifters who died in the accident said. Yadav, a resident of Nagloi in north Delhi, won gold for India in powerlifting world championship held in Mos...

Steve Bannon expresses regret over comments in controversial book on Donald Trump

Tapper denied that anyone at CNN was "trying to stick knives" into Trump. Senior White House adviser Stephen Miller has never been shy about expressing his unreserved adoration for President Trump, which is one reason he's among the most pow...

GDP likely to grow by 6.5% this fiscal

Another negative impact of GST was on the manufacturing sector, about which the CSO projected that it would grow at 4.6 per cent in 2017-18, compared to 7.9 per cent in 2016-17. The better than expected growth figures did provide some respite for the...

Kyrie Irving Celtics jersey now belongs to fellow US Olympian Aly Raisman

The "injury" he mentioned was the hip injury to his current teammate, Isaiah Thomas , who was Boston's star point guard last season. "I mean, Brad (Stevens) does a great job", he said. Is Kyrie someone we might want to bring back and say, 'Hey, lo...

Free flu shots available at Metro, 89 county health departments

Martha Buchanan, county health department director. The Joint Committee on Vaccinations and Immunisations recommended the switch to an adjuvanted vaccine in over-65s past year, but recommended any change should start with those over 75. The Center...

Buhari orders security agencies to punish perpetrators of Rivers, Kaduna killings

The attack happened in the town of Omuku, about 50 miles from the state capital Port Harcourt, an oil-rich region of Rivers state, BBC News reported . He was said to have been be hit by a stray bullet in Abonnema, Akuku Toru LGA of Rivers State. "...

Twins born in two different years

The Delano's Hospital said Joaquin was the county's last baby of 2017 and Aitana was the first of 2018. The original due date for mom Maria Esperanza Flores Rios was January 27, so she was happy they both were born healthy after being four weeks pr...

Scientists Expect Chocolate to Go Extinct by 2050

Climate change has jeopardized the very existence of chocolate: according to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a temperature rise of 2.1 degrees centigrade could leave humanity without chocolate by the year 2050. Its drive wi...

Man Beats Stepson To Death For Trying To Get Cookie

He then made the other children sleep in the same bed with the dead child, Mr. Smith said. Montgomery was caring for Brice and his siblings while their mother, Donya Shenita Russell , was at work, according to deputies. Hillsborough County sherif...

First the cold, now New England bracing for snow

A storm will form over the ocean and will become big in both size and strength. You knew it would happen eventually, right? Winter storm watches and warnings have been issued as far south as parts of north Florida, coastal Georgia, and the Lowcou...

Top Hollywood women launch anti-harassment plan

Shonda Rhimes , Reese Witherspoon , and more than 300 other prominent and powerful women in the entertainment industry rolled out a new initiative this morning called Time's Up - and it's all about protecting women from sexual harassment.

City of Lafayette offers drop-off sites for Christmas tree disposal

The trees will be brought to a staging area in Lafitte and then boated to pre-constructed shoreline fences in Goose Bayou. After Jan. 12, residents will need to schedule their pickup. The site is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, and 8...

Penn State Faithful Unite In Arizona

Both violated unspecified team rules, the school said. Myles Gaskin was a threat on the ground and catching the ball, too. Washington does not have a weak passing game . "He did give me some tips and some things to help me come into this game...

Offset Denies Getting Celina Powell Pregnant, Still Going Strong With Cardi B

Powell surprised fans when she shared a picture of an ultrasound on her Instagram page, with a caption that suggested Offset from Migos was the father. However sources have reportedly claimed to TMZ that Offset and Celine Powell have never ...

Suspect sought in Woodbridge bank robbery

Dean Politopoulos said. The suspect went inside the convenience store and started a conversation with the clerk. They took the 15-year-old into custody there, but the other suspects ran off, Bragg said. The two men entered the hotel and jumped ov...

Healthy Living: JAMA study says more pregnant women are using marijuana

Scientists have confirmed that there is still not enough conclusive evidence that cannabis does affect developing human fetuses, even though there are some evidence from animal trials. While pot may be growing more popular, the science and statistics...

Health officials urge people to get flu vaccine

Mercy and CoxHealth Hospital will not allow children 14 and under as visitors to the hospital until further notice. Memorial Hospital is recommending anyone with fever, cough or sore throat refrain from visiting patients. All but five of the stat...

Flu rising at rapid rate in state

Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services. While over-the-counter medications are certainly the most popular and hassle free way of battling that pesky flu virus, the flu vaccine is also an option that many opt for du...

Pot use among pregnant women of all ages continues rise

The report found that among underage teens (those younger than 18), marijuana consumption increased from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent, and among women 18 to 24, marijuana use jumped from 9.8 percent to 19 percent. The American Academy of Pediatrics a...

Analyst Research and Recommendations: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Xunlei Limited (XNET)

The stock traded within a range of $107.89 and $109.37. Burt Wealth Advisors now owns 3,182 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $338,000 after acquiring an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 53% are positive. CVS Heal...

James Harrison Signs With Patriots After Getting Released By Steelers

But while Harrison was not claimed by any team during the waiver process, he wasn't out of the league for long. The Patriots and Steelers played in one of the best games of the National Football League regular season back in Week 15, with the Pat...

Vijay Rupani sworn in as CM of Gujarat

The duo's return to the roles they had in the previous state government ended speculation of a change of guard in Gujarat which the BJP only managed to retain with a simple majority earlier this month. Bhupendrasinh Manubha Chudasama, who won the Dho...

WEATHER GEEK: Will we see a White Christmas?

WIND PICKS UP: Skies clear by late morning Christmas Day as winds pick up. Temperatures plunged into to the double digits below zero in parts of Wyoming and Montana Sunday thanks to an arctic air mass that has settled across the region.

Harry Kane scores three as Tottenham thrash Southampton 5-2 in London

That equalled the record set by Alan Shearer with Blackburn in 1995. A boyhood Spurs fan, Kane has previously made it clear he'd want to see out the remainder of his playing career with the Lillywhites, but that of course is easier said than ...

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Consumer alert: CDC expands romaine lettuce warning

HUDS, however, sources its lettuce from Salinas, Calif., a region unaffected by E. coli , Martin said. The first reports of illness in March were linked only to chopped romaine ...

Comey memos air Trump's thoughts

In Comey's words, "I can be stubborn, prideful, overconfident and driven by ego", which, in a odd juxtaposition, is remarkably like the current president. Rosenstein's August 2 me...

'Love Gilda' opens New York's Tribeca Film Festival

She died of Ovarian cancer in 1989. (She was) so authentically herself and so regular in so many ways. "She was who she was on the TV". "We all saw that and said, "I want to do...

De Villiers powers RCB

They keep backing us every game but I must say, whenever you get into that zone that crowd is only a buzz. Umesh Yadav had put them on the front by dismissing Gambhir early in th...

Naroda Patiya case:Gujarat HC acquited Maya Kodnani, upheld Babu Bajrangi's conviction

Of the 13 convicted, 12 - including Bajrangi - were handed 21-year jail sentences, with no possibility of remission, on charges of murder, arson, rioting and unlawful assembly. How...

Indians can see the truth, says Rahul on Judge Loya case

Congress media in-charge Randeep Singh Surjewala tweeted about the letter, calling it a "lame duck attempt by the vile BJP ". "The truth has its own way of catching up with peopl...

Saudi launches first cinema complex in Riyadh after long-term ban

That changed Wednesday, when the country's first new movie theatre in more than 30 years, an AMC Cinema, threw open its doors for a gala screening of the Hollywood blockbuster " ...

Cramer Announces Approval of 2018 Farm Bill by House Agriculture Committee

Noting that CFBF developed farm bill priorities largely included in the House bill, Rolph said those advocacy efforts "made a real difference" to ensure better representation for ...

Boston Bruins: The B's were unable to execute in game 3

The most striking thing about the Leafs after getting blown out by the Bruins twice was the shell-shocked air about them. Goaltender Ryan Miller and forward Derek Grant, who play...

E.coli outbreak, Culver's suspends items with romaine lettuce

Illnesses that occurred after March 29, 2018, might not yet be reported due to the time it takes between when a person becomes ill with E. coli and when the illness is reported. ...

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New push to legalise cannabis and sell it in shops

New push to legalise cannabis and sell it in shops

A spokesman for Pauline Krikee, the mayor, said the ban was needed after "many complaints from residents and visitors" about the smell of cannabis and noise from drug users. We're ...

Puerto Rico loses power island-wide as electrical grid collapses

Puerto Rico loses power island-wide as electrical grid collapses

The latest outage comes less than a week after a tree knocked out power to 870,000 customers. At the time, the authority said a major transmission line was damaged while contract...

Smoke from northwest Oklahoma wildfires Wednesday may move into Oklahoma City

Smoke from northwest Oklahoma wildfires Wednesday may move into Oklahoma City

The 260,000-acre Rhea fire raged Wednesday morning, April 18, in southwestern Oklahoma , where several structures have already burned and high winds are keeping firefighters from...

NJ tax filers get a one-day extension, too

NJ tax filers get a one-day extension, too

But as a result, the IRS says taxpayers now have until midnight on Wednesday, April 18th, to file and pay. If the federal extension is granted, the taxpayer must file their fed...

IPL 2018, KKR vs RR: Here are the final playing eleven

IPL 2018, KKR vs RR: Here are the final playing eleven

The win at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, Jaipur , was achieved on the back of an all-round performance from Nitish Rana . Kolkata now has six points from five matches and is join...

South Carolina Prison Fights Leave 7 Dead and 17 Injured

South Carolina Prison Fights Leave 7 Dead and 17 Injured

The inmate who spoke to AP said that many cell door locks were already broken before the riot and that he and other prisoners roamed around freely. "The COs never even attempted to...

Ranieri: Playing for Fiorentina and Roma was very important for Salah

Ranieri: Playing for Fiorentina and Roma was very important for Salah

It would be an astonishing achievement for Kane to make it three Golden Boots in a row and even though he needs to make up five goals to catch Salah, you really wouldn't put it pas...

Breakthrough treatment could 'melt away' cancer

Breakthrough treatment could 'melt away' cancer

The findings should change medical practice immediately, cancer experts say: Patients with this type of lung cancer should receive the new type of treatment, immunotherapy, as earl...

United Nations chief says Mideast 'chaos' threatens global peace

United Nations chief says Mideast 'chaos' threatens global peace

The move Friday came as the U.S., France and Britain are in extensive consultations about launching a military strike on Syria in retaliation for suspected chemical weapons ...