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HP recalls more than 100000 laptop batteries due to overheating concerns

The recall, detailed by the US Consumer Product Safety Commission , covers lithium ion units compatible with HP, Compaq, HP ProBook, HP ENVY, Compaq Presario and HP Pavilion systems sold between March 2013 and October of a year ago through Best Buy,...

Winter returns to WNY overnight; lake-effect snow later in the week

Accumulations along the Continental Divide are expected to be four to eight inches, with up to ten inches around Rabbit Ears Pass, south of Steamboat Springs. By early Monday evening, most of the region will be seeing snow mixed with sleet. Forec...

Perry: I Regret Previously Calling For End to Energy Department

But Democrats were not prepared to let him do that. "But I will suggest to you that we can not afford the size and the scope of the government that we're paying for today". "I believe the climate is changing". In a statement announcing Perry's nomi...

Dover ID trial referenced at DeVos hearing

But perhaps no two topics have surrounded DeVos more this election season than vouchers and charter schools. Education secretary nominee Betsy DeVos "never consented" to being listed on the board of her mother's foundation and never attended an...

Give peanut to babies early - advice

The guidelines are based on whether a child has eczema or an egg allergy, good indicators of peanut allergies. This early introduction can also be used with other foods that are commonly associated with allergies such as tree nuts, eggs, wheat and...

Put The Q-Tip Down: Doctors Release New Guidelines For Earwax Removal

However, the expert advice to not use it as they warn people that it could be harmful to human beings and it's not a safe way to clean the ear and it could be very bad for the all of us. "The mantra from previous generations of "don't stick anything ...

India successfully test fires Agni-IV ballistic missile

The two-stage solid-propelled, surface-to-surface ballistic missile is created to carry a 1-tonne payload to a distance of 4,000 km. It "met all objectives as monitored and confirmed by the telemetry" and ships located in the down range monitored t...

Jennifer Lopez and Drake fuel romance rumours with smitten Instagram picture

See more photos Hollywood's hottest couples in the gallery (above). So, it all started on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, when they posted a pretty intimate photo of them all snuggled up on a couch, looking like a pair of lovebirds. Drake has announ...

Breast cancer: Lonely patients less likely to survive disease

In the final analysis, however, these factors didn't explain health differences between the three groups of women, Kroenke said, leading her to conclude that social isolation was still the most important factor. "Does social support matter for them?"...

These are the world's worst tax havens

More than $4 billion in Australian tax is being shifted by Australian-based multinationals into the world's 15 worst corporate tax havens each year, depriving public coffers of revenue that could be spent on schools, hospitals and tackling poverty, n...

Navy, Coast Guard, NDRF geared up for cyclone Vardah

Strong winds and rain continue in Chennai leading to heavy traffic, uprooting of trees and poor telecommunication services. As the surfce winds were so heavy, the electricity department has disconnected power supply in several parts of the city a...

Surgeon General calls youth vaping a public health threat

Further steps should also be taken to end enticing youth to nicotine use through the marketing of flavored tobacco and nicotine products, which are the dominant starter products for youth and prominently featured in e-cigarettes. Before that, a 13-ye...

First Zika virus reported in Smith County

These new cases were discovered this week in Cameron County; that's in Brownsville. County officials continue to work closely with other cities in direct intervention and continue to spread public awareness. The newborn whose case was reported by B...

Trump picks fast food executive Andrew Puzder for Labor

In 1997, he was named Executive Vice President and General Counsel for CKE Restaurants, and in 2000, he became president and CEO of CKE Restaurants. He's credited with turning around the Hardee's brand, but his company has been accused of labor viola...

Firefighters battling 10-alarm fire in MA

The fire is has touched at least seven buildings on both sides of Berkshire Street, as well as cars and trees lining the road. The fire started at a building under construction around 2:55 p.m. Fire crews were called in from surrounding communities...

World Health Organization shifts from 'emergency' response to long-term Zika fight

More than 1,200 cases have been reported in Florida, more than 200 locally acquired. However, the disease has been linked to microcephaly in babies which is a condition where the brain does not grow to its normal size. Assessment of a Series of 13 In...

UN agency lifts Zika emergency, prepares for long-term fight

Dr David Heymann, the head of a World Health Organization emergency committee on the virus, said it still posed a "significant and enduring" threat. Salama said the WHO's assessment of the risk posed by Zika is not altered by the decision to call a...

President-Elect Donald Trump's '60 Minutes' Interview: 12 Biggest Takeaways

In his first extensive post-election interview with " 60 Minutes ", Trump answered questions about his policy priorities as president, including which areas might ultimately look a bit different than what he said on the campaign trail. "Donald Trump ...

Walgreens sues Theranos alleging breach of contract

Theranos once promised cheaper, more efficient alternatives to traditional blood tests. Theranos said in a statement to Reuters that Walgreens "consistently failed to meet its commitments to Theranos " and mishandled the companies' partners...

Philadelphia Eagles Cut Ties with Josh Huff Following Arrest

The NFL bans fans from carrying weapons in their stadiums, and previous year the Fraternal Order of Police tried to get the NFL to exempt off-duty and retired law enforcement officers from the ban, citing incidents of terrorism at high-volume venue...

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Health Officials Say It's Not Too Late For Flu Shots

New Castle County has seen the highest number of confirmed cases with 24 people, while there have been 12 cases in Kent County and 10 cases in Sussex County. Saul said he's seen on...

This could be a bad flu season

However, doctors insist we can not underestimate the importance of "herd immunity", and that the shot may be more effective as lessening illness in those who do get sick. "We're...

GOP Congressman Resigns After Asking Two Female Staffers To Have His Baby

Franks said in his statement that had never "physically intimidated, coerced, or had, or attempted to have, any sexual contact with any member of my congressional staff". Andrea La...

Delhi tops crime chart among metro cities

Additionally, there were 7,956 cases of kidnapping in the state previous year , behind only Delhi. Uttar Pradesh accounted for 9.5 percent of total Indian Penal Code (IPC) crim...

Mom's boyfriend arrested in missing Jacksonville toddler case

Authorities have been scanning the area and searching for Woods since her disappearance. An arrest has been made in connection with the disappearance of 3-year-old Mariah Woods. ...

Trump Feuds With Democrats Ahead of a Possible Government Shutdown

The effect is they can't negotiate with Trump until he rescinds the tweet attacking them. That is the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals that President Trump has called for ref...

Non-smokers get extra vacation time at this company

The plan has only been in place since September but company officials said more than 30 of the company's 120 employees have taken additional days off under the plan. Sompo Japan ...

Care Quality Commission review finds that child mental health services are fragmented

The head of Public Health England , Duncan Selbie, said: 'This compelling review adds to the evidence demonstrating how important it is for employers to notice mental health ...

Pot Smokers Have More Sex, Study Finds

But a new study claimed that not only does the average person who smokes marijuana regularly have a healthy amount of sex, they actually may have more sex than the average pers...

Saaho First Look Poster - Prabhas Saaho Movie 1st Look Released

The first look of Saaho was released on the occasion of Prabhas' 38th birthday and the poster is already taking the internet by a storm. To the genre of the film, team Saaho ...

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Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

Korean lawmaker says North Korea hacked war plans

The two B-1B bombers were accompanied by two F-15K fighters from the South Korean military after leaving their base in Guam, the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff said in a news releas...

'Perfect Imperfections' empowers survivors of breast cancer

'Perfect Imperfections' empowers survivors of breast cancer

Hearts broke across the country when Julia Louis-Dreyfus revealed that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer just last week. An estimated 252,710 new cases of invasive brea...

President Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious 'sonic attacks'

President Trump expels 15 Cuban diplomats following mysterious 'sonic attacks'

The United States expelled 15 of Cuba's diplomats Tuesday to protest its failure to protect Americans from unexplained attacks in Havana, plunging diplomatic ties between the cou...

Utah's Brigham Young University to Sell Caffeinated Drinks

Utah's Brigham Young University to Sell Caffeinated Drinks

Highly-caffeinated energy drinks will not be sold on the Provo campus, which is located about 40 miles southeast of Salt Lake City, he added. The Utah-based Mormon religion direc...

TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

TS Katia becomes 3rd named storm now in Atlantic

It has maximum sustained winds of 40 mph (65 kph) and is about 1505 miles (2420 kilometers) east of the Lesser Antilles. NOAA said Hurricane Jose is expected to decrease slig...