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Counterfeit Narcotics Found In Prince's Pill Bottles

Prince died of an overdose of the powerful opioid fentanyl, according to autopsy results released in June. Almost two dozen prescription narcotic pills were found in a bottle of the over-the-counter medicine Aleve, the source tells the AP.

U.S. Fighter Jets Warn Away Syrian Warplanes

Thursday's close call prompted the USA -led coalition to begin patrolling the airspace over Hasakah , and led to another incident Friday, in which two Syrian Su-24 bombers attempted to fly through the area but were met by coalition fighter jets, a U...

Afghan Taliban capture strategic district in northern Kunduz province

Afghan officials also confirmed the fall of Khan Abad district in northern Kunduz province to the Taliban in overnight fighting and say heavy fighting is taking place in the nearby Aliabad district. Special operations commandos arrived from Kabu...

Zika virus can remain in sperm for 6 months

Officials believe the numbers could be much higher, but eight out of every 10 people infected by the virus show no symptoms. HHS made the declaration at the request of Puerto Rico Governor Alejandro García Padilla. Among them are 1,035 pregnant wom...

Phelps and Ledecky Recreate Autograph Picture From First Time They Met

Ledecky, another Maryland native, is now one of the top competitors of all time in the sport of swimming, and despite her dominance, at one time she was just another Phelps fan. "(Phleps has) had a huge impact on a lot of the young swimmers on the te...

Florida Governor Rick Scott: Locally Acquired Zika Virus Cases Rise To 30

The number of confirmed cases of Zika Virus stands at 254. Two more people have caught Zika virus in Florida, making for a total of 30 local cases of Zika in the Miami area, state health officials said Monday. DOH has also coordinated mosquito ...

Excessive Heat Watch issued for northern half of Delmarva

The National Weather Service forecasts heat index values around 105°F (Fahrenheit). today and possibly greater than 110°F on Saturday . The event is now planned from 5 to 9 p.m. Temperatures head to the 100s today and are expected to reach 105...

DEA Says Marijuana Is Not Effective Medicine, Denies Petition To Reshedule

The decision means that pot will remain illegal for any goal under federal law, despite laws in 25 states and District of Columbia that have legalized pot for either medicinal or recreational use. More than half the states have legalized the drug f...

Three new West Nile cases confirmed in Mississippi

The area also had a mosquito trap test positive last week, which led to more spraying on August 3 and 4. Wear long-sleeved shirts and long trousers if you plan to be outdoors at dawn or dusk . The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit has detected the ...

New FDA tobacco regulations start Monday

The rule - finalized in May by the FDA - comes into effect as anti-tobacco health groups have raised concerns that e-cigarettes are increasingly becoming a gateway to tobacco products. Manufacturers of the more than 100,000 different nicotine vapor p...

Racing only the clock, Ledecky cruises to world record

The United States finally swam to gold Sunday night, and did it in fine fashion. Ledecky kicked off the first wall with a lead of almost a body length and steadily pulled away from the overmatched field, her powerful arms churning through the wat...

England Issues Florida Zika Travel Advisory For Pregnant Women Following Miami Cases

The biggest concern, nevertheless, is the connection between Zika disease in pregnant women and brain damage in their own babies, including microcephaly, which leaves babies with other acute brain defects and abnormally small heads. "As far as survei...

Woman's rescue by human chain in MD caught on video

Six inches of rain fell in two hours, causing the Patapsco River to gush through streets. The deadly floods have killed at least two people and stranded more than 100 in the suburbs of Baltimore over the weekend. The overflowing water raged throug...

Officials react to first Zika-related birth defect cases in California

Once a travel-related case is identified, public health officials and local mosquito control agencies are notified to take action to minimize the potential for local spread. Pregnant women should be tested for the Zika virus at each prenatal visit, ...

Scientific research at a loss to prove dental floss works

The American Dental Association's site states that flossing removes plaque, which can in turn help prevent gingivitis, an inflammation of the gums that can eventually cause you to lose your teeth. An investigation by Associated Press looked at ...

Beckham OK after being cleated at Giants practice

Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr.is fine. "I came from across the country pretty much and I was just up, and it just so happened that (James' friend and business partner) Maverick Carter, who's a guy that I work with closely, he texted me and he...

An Antibiotic Found In Our Noses Fights MRSA

This nostril-dwelling bacterium is also a species of Staphylococcus bacteria called S. lugdunensis . Antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria such as MRSA, which kills 20,000 Americans each year, are of growing concern for clinicians and micro...

Deutsche Bank profits drops close to zero in second quarter

Germany's largest lender on Wednesday reported a second-quarter bottom-line profit of 20 million euros ($22 million). He also said that banking customers will increasingly feel the impact of low interest rates, a fundamental symptom of Europe's econo...

Our Brains Are More Complex (And Beautiful) Than We Thought

Scientists like to say the human brain is the most complex object in the universe - three pounds of fluid and tissue, about which we understand only a fraction. "It's a step towards understanding why we're we", said David Kleinfeld, a neuroscientis...

Shark sightings close Coney Island Beach

Lifeguards were ordered to keep the waters clear of humans, as officials determine if the sightings are indeed sharks, or some other type of ocean creature. The Parks Dept.is asking people to stay out of the water, and to report risky conditions to b...

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Jagga Jasoos 2nd / 3rd Day Box Office Collection Total Worldwide Earning Report

Box Office Collection Day 4: Updated Soon... The film has collected Rs 33.17 crore over the first weekend. The Bollywood movie's total production cost is estimated to be around ...

Jaguar E-Pace unveiled in the UK

The overall size of the newly launched Jaguar E-Pace is 4.4 meters long bringing it on par with the Audi Q3 model. The E-Pace is expected to reach showrooms "in late 2017", w...

The First Gonorrhoea Vaccine May Be On The Horizon

A vaccine targeting the specific strain of bacteria causing meningococcal disease in the New Zealand outbreak was eventually "developed in a collaboration between Chiron Vaccines...

For the first time, a vaccine for gonorrhea proves effective

Gonorrhea is becoming harder and in some cases impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said . For now, the most effective way to prevent gonorrh...

No Budget Before Deadline

Saturday marks the first day of a new fiscal year - meaning the state will enter its third straight year without a budget. It's the longest of any state since the Great Depression ...

CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released the 2016 End of Life Option Act (Act) first Annual Report. During that period, 191 people who had six months or fewer...

Tour de France 2017

Froome will use the stage he won in 2012 to try to seize the lead. But when he rolls down the start ramp at the race's opening time trial on Saturday in Düsseldorf , three-times...

Two immigration bills clear House, polarize San Diego's delegation

The bill was named after 32-year old Kathryn Steinle , who was gunned down while she strolled along San Francisco's Pier 14 with her father. "Just eleven weeks before the shooting...

Study links auto crashes to marijuana in states where pot is legal

Mason Tvert, a marijuana legalization advocate and communications director with Marijuana Policy Project, challenged the study's comparison of claims in rural states like Idaho, ...

Trump Expected to Tighten US Cuba Policy

A study shows it could cost us $6.6 billion and affect 12,295 American jobs. President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a revised U.S. Cuba policy that eliminates travel ...

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UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Former Chancellor George Osborne, who previously served in May's cabinet, said her position in the party was heavily weakened, telling the BBC she was a "dead woman walking". ...

Lawmakers approve 3rd casino, MGM to fight in court

Lawmakers approve 3rd casino, MGM to fight in court

There are now two operational casinos in CT , with both of them being located on reservation land . The two Indian tribes would run the East Windsor casino. Democratic Rep. ...

Adults Invited to Join Summer Reading Program at Curwensville Public Library

Adults Invited to Join Summer Reading Program at Curwensville Public Library

Throughout the program there will be crafts, various activities and games. The Flagg-Rochelle Public Library started their summer reading programming this week with some exciting ...

India Slams Trump's Charges it Signed Paris Climate Deal for Money

India Slams Trump's Charges it Signed Paris Climate Deal for Money

Recalling PM Narendra Modi's statement during his recent Paris visit, Swaraj reiterated: "It is a 5,000-year-old tradition for us to protect and worship nature". Kashmir issue ca...

Gov. Scott, legislative leaders to make announcement

The call, issued by Scott on Friday morning, calls on lawmakers to tackle issues relating to funding for public education, Visit Florida and Enterprise Florida. The downside for ...