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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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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 ...

Class 10: wide gap in performance of English and Guj-medium

A total of 8374 students have scored above 99 percent in the Gujarat Board GSEB SSC Class 10 examination this year and in totality 84,608 students have scored above 90 percent. You...

The police officer shot dead Queensland road

Now the man, who allegedly shot dead Senior Constable Forte on Monday afternoon, is dead after taking several shots to the chest. Maddison was killed by authorities after fleeing...

Last 3 years have transformed people's lives: PM Modi

Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday vowed to continue with the tirade against "benami" property under any circumstances and at any cost so that the resources reco...

Supreme Court rules NC congressional districts gerrymandered

North Carolina Lawmakers defended the revision of these two districts at least in part by reasoning that they aimed to comply with the Voting Rights Act, a piece of legislation tha...

AAP's former Punjab chief Gurpreet Ghuggi quits party

Comedian-turned-politician Waraich told the media here that he has resigned from the primary membership of the AAP . The former State convener said he resigned in protest agains...

Dunne Speaks - Mental Health

A City and Hackney assessment from last April estimated that 53,000 Hackney residents aged 19-64 have at least one common mental health disorder, of whom around half have depr...

Scientists create artificial womb that could help save premature babies

YOUTUBE, CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF PHILADELPHIAFetal lambs that are developmentally similar to human infants born extremely prematurely (as early as at 23 weeks of gestation) can ...

'Going out of business sale' underway at Gander Mountain Niles

Camping World, which is headquartered in the Chicago area, has 120 RV centers across the U.S. Camping World officials didn't reply Thursday afternoon to several requests for commen...

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Iowa Supreme Court blocks new abortion restriction

Iowa Supreme Court blocks new abortion restriction

Iowa lawmakers approved a measure April 18 banning abortions at 20 weeks with no exceptions for rape, incest or fatal fetal conditions April 18. The injunction enabled 44 women w...

After Faizabad, two more suspected ISI agents arrested in Mumbai

After Faizabad, two more suspected ISI agents arrested in Mumbai

Three ISI agents, one from UP and two from Mum bai, have been arrested in a day. "The ISI operatives approached him over telephone in 2014 and offered him an assignment of clicking...

CBI arrests Mumbai Income Tax Commissioner, 5 others for accepting bribes

CBI arrests Mumbai Income Tax Commissioner, 5 others for accepting bribes

Others arrested from Mumbai are chartered accountant Shreyas Parikh, a partner in GK Choksi which handles the affairs of Balaji Trust - in which Essar Investments is a trustee - ...

Oregon wins distance medley without Cheserek at Penn Relays

Oregon wins distance medley without Cheserek at Penn Relays

And so when junior Siofra Cleirigh Buttner handed off the baton for the 1,600-meter anchor leg with a 25-meter lead, losing was not an option. "I'm happy that it has taken place he...

Taco Bell Canada Plans to Start Serving Alcohol in 2017

Taco Bell Canada Plans to Start Serving Alcohol in 2017

First you could get married at a Taco Bell, and now you can see where the magic happens. The five-course meal is free, but limited to adults ages 21 and over because some of the ...