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Coalition backed on budget bank levy

Despite some drawing comparisons to Labor, the opposition said it was a budget for "millionaires and multinationals". Nine Network's political editor Laurie O...


U.S. man arrested over series of fatal Arizona shootings

Today we are closer to providing them the justice they deserve.' . The shooter used a handgun to stalk victims after dark, police have said, picking victims w...


FBI in turmoil over Comey firing, scramble on for new chief

The abrupt decision by the White House brings to an end a tumultuous tenure for the career prosecutor who found himself at the center of controversy about the 2...


Olivia Buckland throws support behind Mental Health Awareness Week

An estimated three children in every class have a mental health condition, one in four experience emotional distress, and rates of self-harm are skyrocketing. "...


What now for the FBI's Trump-Russia probe?

Even if it doesn't, it represents the most unnerving turn yet in what is a uniquely unnerving Presidency. One is that despite the facts, the president considers...


McDonnell: Labour Will "Come Out Fighting" From Historic Council Election Loss

The Conservatives have made a net gain of 520 councillors in the local elections , winning control of 11 new councils in England and Wales - as well as relegat...


Common painkillers linked to increased risk of heart attack

They looked at various scenarios corresponding to how people might routinely use these drugs. "If someone has to use an NSAID for pain relief, the best advice i...


Tunnel collapse latest safety issue at nuclear site

PDT. The latest estimate to finish the overall cleanup of Hanford is more than $107 billion and the work would take until 2060. The Hanford nuclear site was...


Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs

After promising data from laboratory studies , drug developers can submit an Investigational New Drug (IND) application to the FDA. These approvals typically r...


German president says Israel ties solid despite recent spat

Frank-Walter Steinmeier is in Israel on his first foreign trip outside Europe since he was elected president earlier this year. It also drops explicit langu...


Worst flooding in decades hits Montreal

A woman who was in the auto was able to save herself. The man, child and a woman climbed onto the roof of the vehicle but choppy waters flipped the auto, send...


Weed could help prevent memory loss in elderly

Researchers administered low doses of THC - the psychoactive compound in cannabis - to mice aged two months, one year and 18 months. First of all, the sci...


Study warns cotton swabs are sending thousands of kids to the ER

Using a cotton swab to clean your child's ears could result in injury and even a trip to the emergency department. The rest occurred while playing with cotton...


United reached resolution with rabbit's breeder

Guy Cook , an attorney representing Simon's owners, said at a press conference on Monday that Simon was reportedly locked in a freezer for up to 16 hours, accid...


Warm Days Ahead; Showers and Storms Return Friday

On Monday, we do it all over again. The risk for severe storms pushes to southeastern Oklahoma Thursday with widely scattered showers and storms across the ...


Marquan McCall Commits To Kentucky

Michigan, Michigan State, Western Michigan and several other Big Ten schools were reportedly recruiting McCall. The Wildcats had been trending for McCall, and...


Bumble Bee Foods fined $25 million, admits price fixing

Bumble Bee colluded to inflate tuna prices from 2011 through 2013, according to the DOJ charges , lodged in a California federal court. Bumble Bee agreed t...


Griffo Joins Senate In Passing Anti Gang Legislation

During the Senate floor debate, critics said the proposal was too broad in defining a gang member and they anxious that minorities would be unfairly targeted. "...


Massachusetts judge overturns ex-NFL star Aaron Hernandez's murder conviction

Thompson said he has recent correspondence from Hernandez in which he said he was interested in pursuing an appeal of his conviction. The Patriots might need to...


HIV-positive foetus can't be aborted, says AIIMS

The court ordered for compensation under the Bihar government's victim compensation scheme that has been framed under Section 357A of the Code of Criminal Proce...


Dale and Amy Earnhardt working on home renovation TV show

DIY Network announced that the series focuses on Earnhardt and his wife, Amy Earnhardt, as they fix up a home in the Old Town historic district. When Dale ...


Body found in Feather River identified as missing Gridley woman Alycia Yeoman

A press release from the sheriff's office states, "The Sutter County Sheriff's Office extends our deepest sympathies to the Aly (Yeoman) family". The 20-year-...


Body pulled from river as Quebec battles floods; toddler still missing

Debris-filled choppy waters on Monday kept divers from searching for a toddler and her stepfather who were swept away in a swollen Quebec river as the military ...


Godrej Consumer's fourth quarter consolidated net profit zooms 212%

Adi Godrej will now be the chairman emeritus of the company. The company , which also announced a change in leadership with appointment of Nisaba Godrej as e...


Six-run first helps Dodgers rout Pirates

Los Angeles (18-14) pounded out a season-high 15 hits to only five for the Pirates . The Los Angeles Dodgers have won nine straight games when scoring more th...


Trump's team 'was warned Russians could blackmail' Michael Flynn

An Obama official who warned the White House about contacts between President Donald Trump's first national security adviser and Russian Federation is set to ...


Laptop ban coming to Europe flights?

Furthermore, a final decision will be made within the next few weeks following a number of meetings with U.S. airlines. The DHS implemented a new policy in Ma...


Volume Moving the Tape For Novavax Inc (NVAX)

A beta of 1.0 indicates that the stock's price will move in lock-step with the market. Different analysts and financial institutions use various valuation metho...


Khichdi, Rajma-rice to replace pizza and pastries in Maharashtra school canteens

In the Government Resolution 20 items are itemized which can be vended in the school canteen to school children, some of them are roti , vegetable pulav , and...


Dove's new 'body positive' bottles spark controversy - and lots of jokes

Instead of the good intentions the company was aiming for, backlash was quick to develop on Twitter , with some people criticizing the company and others jokin...


FDA Approves 1st New Drug for ALS in Decades

He noted that since 2011, drugs have increasingly been approved based on studies in small numbers of patients amid public criticism questioning whether the FD...


Free Haagen-Dazs Tuesday

It's one kiddie-sized scoop per guest. Haagen-Dazs at the Lynnhaven Mall in Virginia Beach will serve free ice cream from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday. The company note...


More than 1m applications to register to vote made since election called

In order to vote in the election on Thursday 8th June 2017, individual's names need to be on the electoral register. Anyone who wants to vote in the parliamen...


Teacher accused of kidnapping teen in court in Tennessee

He smiled at several relatives who came to watch. Authorities allege he kidnapped his former student . Cummins was arrested in April when he and the 15-year-ol...


United States working on new DPRK sanctions: Tillerson

He said China has an "important role" to play, and ASEAN has not yet discussed reducing the North Korean diplomatic presence in their countries. Deputy Assi...