Medical

Chocolate consumption may lower heart disease risk

Eating up to six servings of chocolate per week led to a 20 percent lower risk of being diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF ) - a common and risky type of i...


US Sues Fiat Chrysler Over Emissions Cheating Accusations

In the latest case, the government alleges that Fiat Chrysler , or FCA , put eight "software-based features" on diesel engines in almost 104,000 Ram picku...


Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

It foresees scuttling Barack Obama's health care law and an overhaul of the tax code, a boon to the wealthiest Americans. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy...


New York Times quotes Trump telling Russians Comey was a 'nut job'

During the course of Thursday's press conference, Trump said he fired Comey based on the recommendation made by Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. "We'll...


Skipping your beauty sleep may make you lose friends!

The following week, the volunteers photographed themselves after having two consecutive nights with only four hours of sleep. The Karolinska Institute then in...


Cyber experts wary but hopeful that ransomeware attacks subsiding

Bossert said "criminals" are responsible, not the USA government. The indiscriminate attack began Friday and struck banks, hospitals and government agencies...


Matt Harvey likely to file a grievance against Mets over suspension

Maybe Harvey can start gaining back some of the locker room respect if he addresses the team upon his return from suspension. "I'm sorry, we aren't going to get...


Einstein Bros. debuts caffeinated bagel

Eat a caffeine-laced bagel. One saying, "This tastes like chewy coffee and I'm not sure that's a good thing". Early returns on the espresso bagel? The bread...


Milwaukee County Kicks Off Mental Health Month, Encourages Conversations About Mental Illness

Mental Health America has developed a series of fact sheets which are available at www.mentalhealthamerica.net/may on specific behaviors and habits that may ...


Bengal jetty collapse toll rises to 13

Local people dived into the choppy waters and rescued 18 people, who were later taken to the Chandernagore Government Hospital. Bhadreshwar police and the Fir...


Showers, thunderstorms possible throughout the weekend

Friday night: Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers, low of 39. Southwest wind 10 to 20 miles per hour with gusts to around 30 miles per hour. On...


Report says more drivers killed in crashes are on drugs, not drunk

Laws dealing with driving under the influence of drugs vary across the states and, Adkins noted, it's more hard to prosecute and convict a driver for drug-impai...


April The Giraffe Live Stream Coming To An End

Just prior to the live cam going dark, all four gathered in April's stall to say goodbye. The zoo offered text alerts for updates on April that cost $4.99, ...


Maine reaches its lowest unemployment rate on record

Professional, scientific and business services added 800 jobs. The national unemployment rate for March was 4.5 percent. The United States unemployment rat...


Trump advisers to meet Tuesday to discuss Paris climate agreement

The agreement was signed by former President Barack Obama just last November. In a recent op-ed in Investor's Business Daily, Heritage employees Stephen Moore...


See the First Photo of Janet Jackson's Adorable Baby Boy

You are here: Home / News / Janet Jackson , Wissam Al Mana splitsvilles, Katherine her mom is there. The singer said a year ago that her Unbreakable tour w...


Sliding home: Jackie Robinson gets statue at Dodger Stadium

Tomorrow, April 15th is Jackie Robinson Day, a day honoring the man who broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball and a day that has special meaning lo...


USA open to further action on Syria: White House

The strike followed a chemical weapons attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun, which the USA believes was carried out by Assad's forces. "I acted in ...


Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

In fact, April the Giraffe viewers have taken so much notice of the Toys "R" Us sponsorship that the longer they wait for the baby giraffe (called a calf) to ...


Reeves Votes For House Budget That Funds Sexual Assault Prevention Programs

The House's failure to pass the budget - which Jasper called a "historic bump in the road" - means the Senate now gets a fresh crack at the spending plan. That ...


Ralph Lauren To Close Polo Store on Fifth Avenue

The company refused to disclose the details of the plan. The closure is part of the NY fashion company's plan to save $140 million annually. Ralph Lauren ...


Five die in Maharashtra as intense heat torments large parts of India

In Gujarat too, temperatures have been hovering between 40-42 degrees in the last few days. In Maharashtra, maximum temperatures in several cities across Vida...


Fang blennies wield a painless venom with a odd history

A fearless fanged coral reef fish that disables its opponents with heroin-like venom could offer hope for the development of new painkillers. Though the ve...


Strong storms, heavy rain possible Sunday night, Monday morning

Heavy downpours and lightning are also possible with any storm that develops. National Weather Service meteorologist John Hart in Oklahoma says there is a ris...


1 child killed, 6 sickened by carbon monoxide leak at hotel

The Nile Police Department identified him as 13-year-old Bryan Watts. The children affected were ages 12 to 14. Niles Fire Department Captain Don Wise says th...


LGBT Activists Slam N.C. Democrat Governor's 'Bathroom Bill' Repeal

But many LGBTQ activists say the new law is not any better. The revised bill was titled "Reset of S.L. 2016-3", referring to House Bill 2's formal session l...


Playing Tetris can Reduce PTSD

According to a statement from the Swedish Karolinska Institutet on Tuesday, researchers have been able to demonstrate how the survivors of vehicle accidents hav...


11-year-old MA girl suffers chemical burns from homemade slime

Her mother Siobhan told CBS: 'She was crying in pain, " My hands hurt, my hands hurt "'. "It felt, like, really hot and tingly", Kathleen Quinn said. "I feel ...


Guilford County 29th healthiest in state

Guilford County ranks 27th on that scale, a one-spot drop from previous year. While the measure wasn't included in the overall rankings, 19 percent of teens and...


Comet Ping Pong Gunman Pleads Guilty To Weapons Charges

He fired the assault weapon into the restaurant several times, at one point aiming it at an employee who had come of out the pizzeria's back area after everyone...


Recreational marijuana use in IL?

Some residents seem to be backing this proposed legislation. If passed, it would allow people from IL over the age of 21 to have up to one ounce of marijuana....


Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) Is Losing Ground On Survival Doubts

The disclosure comes after more optimistic signs from the company, which has been working on a turnaround under Chief Executive Officer Eddie Lampert. Lampert o...


Family saw livestream of missing teen's sexual assault

On Monday her family discovered video on Facebook, which had streamed live, which they say showed the girl being assaulted by multiple people. The girl, who w...


'Beauty and the Beast' Nabs $350 Million Worldwide

It's also the biggest opening ever for a PG-rated movie (passing last year's " Finding Dory , " $135 million ) and is seventh place in all-time opening weekend ...


Interpol issues notice for 4 North Korean suspects in Kim airport murder

Interpol, based in Lyon, France, has posted red notices on its website for the four North Koreans, listing each as being wanted by Malaysian authorities for pro...