Medicine

African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

The vaccine, which has partial effectiveness, has the potential to save lives if used with existing measures, the World Health Organization regional director ...


Rafael Nadal wins his 10th Monte-Carlo Masters

Rafael Nadal claimed a record-extending 10th Monte Carlo Masters title as he geared up for his beloved French Open with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over fellow Spaniard ...


Macron, Le Pen qualify for French Presidential election runoff

PARIS (AP) - France's far right is reaching out to voters who backed the defeated far-left contender, hoping to peel away voters from the extremes of the polit...


Government may face legal action over delay to air pollution plan

Guidance on General Election rules published in the lead up to the 2015 General Election state that in general, consultations should not be launched during the ...


Firefighters battle blaze at building under construction

According to Mark Brady, the Prince George's County Fire Department PIO, the fire spread to the roof. However, due to poor air quality from the fire near camp...


Mike Pence Reassures Japan That US Will Stand Firm on North Korea

The loss of US participation in the Trans-Pacific Partnership was a blow to Japan following strenuous negotiations, especially over opening its long-protected f...


'Facebook killer' Steve Stephens found dead after car chase

Henry Sayers, the restaurant's manager, told The New York Times that Stephens bought a 20-piece Chicken McNuggets and large French fries for $5.35, and that e...


German business confidence up in April, beats forecasts

Ifo economist Klaus Wohlrabe told Reuters that the German economy was not being influenced by political uncertainties such as the threat of rising protectionism...


AAA Michigan: Statewide average gas prices rise 2 cents

The good news was that NY was not one of the 10 markets with the highest increases, AAA said. In New York state, the average is $2.54 per gallon. The average ...


Eighth-grader with rare brain cancer to announce Ravens' first-round pick

Next week, your wish will be granted in Philadelphia at the draft". Onwuanible got the news when coach John Harbaugh appeared in a prerecorded video message d...


Study suggests artificially sweetened drinks may be tied to dementia and stroke

Americans love their sugar, and as a matter of fact, we consumed almost 11 million metric tons of the stuff in 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Agricul...


Documents released in Prince Investigation

Hill revealed that she would communicate with Prince by phone and email, using a Gmail address with the name "Peter Bravestrong", a pseudonym he often used to h...


Venezuela opposition vows further anti-govt protests

About 50 children were evacuated from a Caracas hospital which the Venezuelan government blamed on an attack by armed gangs but the opposition attributed to t...


France's Macron vows to fight 'threat of nationalists'

He led his Front National challenger Le Pen (22.33 per cent), with scandal-plagued Gaullist Francois Fillon and far-left challenger Jean-Luc Melenchon tied in t...


School students clash with Police in Srinagar

Colleges opened in Kashmir today after a gap of five days as authorities shut higher educational institutions as a precautionary measure in the wake of valley-w...


Italian journalist home after 2 weeks detention in Turkey

Turkey's relations with Germany have also been strained by, among other things, the detention since February of a Turkish-German journalist accused by President...


Italian reporter deported after detention in Turkey

The journalist said his lawyers were still trying to get answers from the Turkish authorities on why he was detained. He arrived Monday at Bologna airport and s...


Ryan Murphy on Casting Princess Diana for Latest 'Feud'

Production will begin in the late fall as Murphy is now casting his Charles and Diana. Even before the first season of Feud aired, it was picked up for a sec...


Steve Stephens, Facebook slaying suspect, dead, police say

It marked a violent end toa 48-hour manhunt for Steve Stephens and spurred another round of criticism of Facebook over how well it polices objectionable materia...


Capitals, Senators clinch 1st-round series with Game 6 wins

The Capitals are averaging 3.2 goals per game and are scoring on 23.1 percent of their power play opportunities. He is surprised the Capitals haven't shown more...


French Election: German Govt. pleased with Macron's first round victory

France is now steaming into unchartered territory, because whoever wins on May 7 can not count on the backing of France's political mainstream parties. The seve...


France's place in Europe at issue in vote for president

Donzy, population 1660, is France's electoral equivalent of Basildon, seen as Britain's ultimate political bellwether, having voted for the winning party at eac...


ObamaCare will die if it does not receive funds

Mexico would still be paying for the wall, Trump and his supporters said, but indirectly, through changes to trade agreements, taxes on remittances, or other me...


Hartlepool sack Dave Jones after Jeff Stelling rant

The sacking comes after Gillete Soccer Saturday host Jeff Stelling had an on air rant in the aftermath of Hartlepool's 21st league defeat of the season, in wh...


Thousands gather for March for Science in San Francisco

Trump's proposed 2018 budget calls for deep spending cuts by government science agencies, including a 31 percent reduction for the Environmental Protection Agen...


Pakistan's Amir gets five-wicket haul against West Indies

According to details, the legendary batsman has said in a video message that if he scores a century in each innings of all three Test matches against W...


Macron wins first round of French presidential election

Marion Abonnenc, 21, a student in Paris, said she was "satisfied" and "relieved" that her choice among the candidates is pulling ahead. "It's a political quake ...


How Authorities Found Fugitive Teacher, Missing Student

After picking up on these "clues" and realizing who they were, Barry said he immediately called 911. Siskiyou County Sheriff Deputies, knowing Cummins had tak...


China calls for restraint as USA carrier group nears Korean waters

North Korea has declared it is ready to sink a United States aircraft-carrier on its way to the Korean Peninsula. The US has not specified where the carrier g...


Xi, Trump discuss Korean Peninsula situation

North Korea's neighbors are bracing for possible provocations from Pyongyang, which has conducted nuclear and ballistic missile tests in the past, to coincide w...


Ten Announces Sophie Monk As The New Bachelorette

She also said she wanted to meet someone who was not in the entertainment industry because "high-profile men tend to have big egos". Recently, anything little, ...


Amir on fire for Pakistan

The veteran asked the cricket fans to pray for him and Pakistan cricket team to clinch the Test series against West Indies on their home soil for the very f...


Kenyans Wanjiru and Keitany in London Marathon double

Radcliffe still holds the overall record of 2:15.25, which she set in a mixed gender race at the London Marathon in 2003 when she used male runners to help set ...


Muslim teen wins right to box competitively in hijab

Her first sanctioned bout is scheduled to take place later this month on April 29 at the Spring Fling Amateur Boxing match in Minneapolis, but her right to comp...


Trump's visa changes could favor more skilled, higher wage workers

Trump asked U.S. secretary of state, attorney general, secretary of labour and secretary of homeland security "to suggest reforms to help ensure that H-1B visas...