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British government to outline aims in Brexit talks

Writing in The Observer, he said the country should have the chance to vote on any Brexit deal in a second referendum with a straight choice between remaining...


Lai Mohammed, Femi Adesina and others visit Buhari in London

The minister said the President exchanged banters with his aides and has not lost his sense of humour. Mr Femi Adesina , the Special Adviser to the Presiden...


Does The US Have A Strategic Plan Against North Korea's Threats?

Some national security experts said Trump is confronting more challenging circumstances than his predecessors given the advances made by the North in deve...


Baltimore Ravens sitting QB Joe Flacco for entire preseason

In the last two-plus weeks, the Ravens have lost three offensive linemen projected to either be starters or top reserves for the entire season: Lewis; starting ...


Mom who accidentally suffocated newborn in hospital bed sues for $8.6 million

Oregon Live reports that Monica Thompson , 42, gave birth to her son Jacob in on August 2, 2012 at the Portland Adventist Medical Center . Instead of going...


Live Nation beats Street 2Q forecasts

About shares traded. Cray Inc. It has underperformed by 59.70% the S&P500. The value of the investment in LYV increased from $23,157,000 to $25,296,000 a chan...


Fidget spinners involved in multiple choking incidents

And don't charge it overnight while you're sleeping! So far this year, there have been several incidents in which chargeable fidget spinners have burst into f...


'Vision Source' glasses recalled from local eye care center

Retail chains listed include 7-Eleven, Best Buy , Kroger, Lowe's , and Walmart , among others. Looking directly at the eclipse at any moment except the bri...


Still Listen to Stock Analysts?: Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (PBR)

Swiss National Bank decreased Prudential Finl Inc (PRU) stake by 0.85% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Investors may be setting their sights on shares of Petr...


Alcohol abuse at 'alarming' levels in the US

Sponsored by a federal agency for alcohol research, the results suggest that the country is in the midst of a "public health crisis" according to the researcher...


Five Die While Using Obesity Devices, FDA Says

The company also notes that some people - it does not say how many - died while using the device. One of the devices is a balloon that can be placed in the ...


Fruitcake, anyone? This 100-year-old treat is still fresh and yum!

The Antarctic Heritage Trust found a almost edible 100-year-old fruitcake in the oldest building in Antarctica, according to reports Thursday. Tragically, the...


More changes proposed for NYS medical marijuana program

New York State is considering updating its medical marijuana program regulations. The DOH included in their announcement that the agency reserves the right to...


Live Nation sheds earnings gains on report of Amazon ticketing service plan

Ticket sales could end up being a potential additional driver for Prime memberships, too; you can imagine how Amazon would be able to secure reserved blocks for...


President Trump calls opioid crisis 'national emergency'

Bill Piper, senior director of the Drug Policy Alliance, told CNN that Trump would find more success "focusing on the treatment side of things", noting that...


Researchers are trying to make pig organs more viable for transplant

These are known as endogenous retroviruses which, although normally silent, can be activated to become fully infectious for human cells when pig cells carrying ...


PJ Fleck surprises Minnesota kicker with scholarship shot from T-shirt cannon

The coach asked Kyle who his favorite player was and the fan pointed out Juenemann because he spent a lot of time at the hospital. We're a sucker here at Dr. ...


'Breakthrough' as scientists discover vitamin can cut birth defects and miscarriages

Senior researcher Prof Sally Dunwoodie said: 'The ramifications are likely to be huge. Professor Sally Dunwoodie, from Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute...


Marijuana triples your chances of dying from high BP

Yankey, study lead author, and PhD student in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University, in a press statement. Cardiovascular diseases constit...


Delhi Police arrests suspected Al-Qaeda terrorist Syed Mohammad Zishan Ali

In a major breakthrough for the Intelligence agencies, suspected Al Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) fugitive, Syed Mohammed Zishan Ali was brought back from...


Australia to vote on same-sex marriage

Marriage equality campaigners have pledged to challenge a postal plebiscite in the High Court. Labor and Greens party members are all expected to vote "yes",...


African teen migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen - IOM

It states that "the dead were buried quickly by the survivors". Twenty-two are missing while the rest have moved on, the IOM said. The passengers' average a...


More young people dying of colorectal cancer and researchers don't know why

Conversely, rates declined in black individuals in every age group. These findings are consistent with an increase in the number of whites getting diagnosed w...


Transgender Service Members Sue President Trump Over Military Ban

We've yet to hear about how the administration plans to deal with transgender service members who are actively fighting in combat. The $8.4 million figure is th...


Elder James J. Hamula - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

In a rare disciplinary action, a General Authority has been excommunicated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints . That refers to teaching inaccu...


Calvin College finishes 3rd in 2016-17 NCAA III Men's Basketball attendance

Syracuse's average attendance closely mirrored its 21,592 figure for the 2015-16 season. Almost 400,000 fans (398,850 to be exact) attended Kentucky's 17 home...


Moscow mule copper mugs may be toxic, officials say

Officials cite high concentrations of copper causing possible foodborne illness. That includes vinegar, wine, and Moscow Mules. When copper and copper alloy sur...


Hull City recruit former Sunderland midfielder Sebastian Larsson as free agent

The Tigers were relegated from the Premier League last season under Marco Silva, and as with any side dropping down a division, there has been much change aro...


New 13 Reasons Why season two characters announced

Get to know their characters a little below - there's even another Aussie ( Ben Lawson ) involved! Other students include head cheerleader Chloe ( Anne Winter...


'Rhinestone Cowboy' Glen Campbell dies at 81

The son of sharecroppers in rural Arkansas, country star Glen Campbell once told Rolling Stone magazine that he used to watch television by candlelight. The...


Chesapeake Energy Corporation (NYSE:CHK), SRC Energy Inc. (NYSEMKT:SRCI)

KLR Group upgraded the shares of PXD in report on Monday, July 18 to "Buy" rating. The stock of Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) earned "Underperform" rat...


Cause of Woman's Stomach Pain Leaves Doctors 'Dumbfounded'

In a write-up published to BMJ Case Reports , the doctor explained that a "previously well 30-year-old" had showed up to the ER "complaining of worsening centr...


Erica Newsome takes dead daughter's body on road trip

According to multiple reports in West Virginia , Newsome lost control of her vehicle Sunday and struck a guard rail on Allegheny Mountain, a mile and a half we...


Zoo Atlanta mourns the death of 39-year-old orangutan, Chantek

One of the first apes to learn sign language - Chantek, the orangutan - passed away in the U.S. state of Georgia. Hayley Murphy, vice president of the zoo...


More people sickened by salmonella in papayas

The outbreak, first reported two weeks ago, was traced to the Carica de Campeche farm in Campeche, which sits between the Gulf and Guatemala. Thirty-six peopl...