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Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

The room was somber, according to members. The disintegration of the Republican healthcare plan also undermines Mr Trump's deal-making reputation and emboldens factions in Congress to challenge him at every turn. Given House GOP leadership's failur...

Mann Ki Baat: PM Narendra Modi announces 26-week maternity leave

Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns to the radio for his monthly radio broadcast "Mann Ki Baat" where he reaches out directly to the public. He appealed to people to shift transactions, such as paying school fees, for travel or medicines, to the d...

Irish Prime Minister blasts 'horrific' Taylor tackle as Coleman undergoes surgery

Seconds before Taylor's brutal lunge on Coleman, Gareth Bale was yellow carded for a studs-up tackle on John O'Shea. The Aston Villa defender wasn't the only Wales player being criticised either. Martin O'Neill has backed Republic of Ireland ...

FDA links rare cancer, 9 deaths, to textured breast implants

A * a href="https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=breast+AND+(implant*+OR+prosthesis+OR+prosthes*+OR+endoprosthes*)+AND+lymphoma*" *significant body of medical literature has been published since FDA's 2011 report , the agency notes, including ad...

Somalia ship hijack: 'Pirates' release vessel without ransom

EU Naval Force maritime patrol aircraft is thought to be overlooking the hijacking and has tried to make contact with the ship's master. "They made (the pirates) an offer they couldn't refuse and the pirates have left". Abdirahman Mohamud Hassan, the...

Milpitas man accused of jumping White House fence in custody

Tran is charged with entering restricted grounds while carrying a risky weapon. The Secret Service searched the north and south grounds but nothing of concern turned up. The suspect, identified in court documents as California resident Jonathan Tra...

US Federal judge not ready to rule on blocking new travel ban

Joining in that new case are California, Maryland, Massachusetts , New York and Oregon . The Justice Department on Monday laid out its first significant legal defense of President Trump's revised travel ban, arguing in a court filing that the h...

Egyptian woman Eman Ahmad undergoes bariatric surgery in Mumbai

For Eman, the doctors hope to make her lose around 200 kgs in the next six months. Eman, 37, weighing almost 500 kgs and billed as the heaviest woman in the world, was brought from Alexandria on February 11 for a weight-loss programme which include...

TSA Pat-Downs Become Even More Invasive

A TSA statement reported by Chicago's WLS says the new procedure "does not involve any different areas of the body than were screened in the previous standard pat-down procedure" - cold comfort given that the previous procedure already involved all...

Overspeed Mercedes killed Minor boy riding scooty in Delhi

Happy at getting 76 per cent marks in his Class 11, Atul Arora was looking forward to his first day in Class 12 on Monday. On Sunday, his family had organised a "bhandara" at an ashram located in Sunder Vihar area and Atul was on his way home from ...

Doctors Worry Parents May Underestimate Risk Of Teenage Pot Use

Minors can get medical marijuana with parents' written permission in most states that have legalized medical marijuana. Dr. Seth Ammerman claimed that parents should think of the future of their sons and daughters when stating such a awful thing.

Conte reveals his half-time message to Chelsea players after Llorente's shock equalizer

Swansea manager Paul Clement said he is excited about returning to the club he used to coach at. It's more hard to play away because of the fans, but we are ready, we are professional. Costa had given the Blues the lead in the 18th minute, but Gylf...

Labour's Gillian Troughton wishes new Copeland MP well

In Copeland, the Conservative Party made history: this was the first seat to be gained by a governing party in the United Kingdom in over three decades. Or are there wider, more deeper reasons? "Two years ago at the last election that had collapsed...

Plane Carrying Five People Crashes In Melbourne, Sets Shopping Centre On Fire

A light aircraft has crashed into the roof of a shopping mall near the Australian city of Melbourne, killing all on board. Max Quartermain, who had been a pilot for 38 years, desperate tried to save the doomed flight which suffered a " catastroph...

9 pediatric flu deaths, 1400+ hospitalizations reported in one week

We know getting a flu shot will help save lives and reduce the number of flu-related illnesses and deaths, so we urge everyone who hasn't been vaccinated this flu season to do the right thing and get a flu shot now, " states Dreyzehner. In addition...

Facebook introduces New Weather App in Desktop site and Mobile app

Facebook confirmed that the new weather feature has launched to around 95 per cent of global users as of this week, according to Tech Crunch . With the Weather updates now being introduced, it all falls into a larger picture. Moreover, they can ...

I will advice my son to ignore everything, be humble: Kareena

Kareena looked like a goddess as she walked the ramp in a lovely sheer white outfit with an embroidered gold overlapping long trail coat at the Bandra Fort, Mumbai . When Karisma was asked about the recent addition in her sister's family, the 42-yea...

Nicki Minaj Just Trolled The Internet With This Baby Bump Reveal

This weekend, Nicki shared an evidently photoshopped photo of herself looking to be at least 7 months pregnant on Instagram, being very clear in her intentions of joking with fans. Some followers also tagged Nicki's ex Meek Mill and rumoured love i...

Snow falls in Seattle, should turn to rain soon

The South Fork could be hit with six inches of snow or more mid-week if a developing winter storm stays on track. Early snowfall projections for most of New Jersey from Wednesday night through Thursday , Feb. If the storm arrives later Wednesda...

Iran nuclear deal likely to stay in place: USA house speaker

Iran plans to launch missiles later today as part of a military exercise, despite USA sanctions over a test firing they made last weekend. As the U.S. "Not me!", Trump tweeted February 3. This is the first known Iranian ballistic missile test u...

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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...