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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 courses will be paired with specialty cocktails. More details will lik...

Tiny lambs grow in water wombs. Premature human babies could be next

Dr Flake said there was no technology "even on the horizon" that could replace a mother's womb at the earliest stages of foetal development. The scientist clarified the new invention is not meant to extend viability outside of the womb further ...

Bulls Guard Rondo, Rockets Guard Beverley Draw Fines

Boston players, including former Rondo teammate Gerald Green, seemed nonplussed about the situation. The Celtics held Butler to one field goal until the final minute of the third quarter and the Bulls' star, who shot 7 of 21, failed to get to the fre...

Match Reports: Swansea City 2-0 Stoke City

Oumar Niasse was somewhat harshly sent off for a foul on Watford's M'Baye Niang after 25 minutes, but they refused to buckle and Lazar Markovic's goal just after the hour was followed by a brilliant volley from Sam Clucas to extend manager Marco Si...

FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

To view the full article, register now. The agency listed 15 medicines affected by the action, plus all of their generics, which included J&J's Tylenol with codeine and Vertical's tramadol med ConZip. If a codeine-or tramadol-containing product i...

Most habitable planets may lack dry land

It's 40 percent wider than Earth but it has 6.6 times Earth's mass, giving it a gravitational pull three times stronger, Charbonneau said. That's the assertion of one scientist, who predicts most of the exoplanets we find in habitable zones around ...

Bay Area in Top 10 for Worst Air Pollution Nationwide

California's soaring population, weather and topography are all factors that contribute to its air pollution, in a state where many people commute and live in valleys and basins where pollution tends to settle . She said she hopes the report sends a...

What to know about new advice on prostate cancer test

A health panel with the U.S. government has decided that routine prostate cancer screenings can be done as long as the patient decides whether they want to or not after discussing it with their doctor. Prostate cancer accounted for 4.4 percent of a...

Polls show even higher support for Obamacare after GOP whiffs on reform

If congressional representatives and their families had to go onto the very same health plan they are proposing to force all Americans to accept, maybe they would produce a plan that truly works for all Americans. Despite their overall approval of "O...

ADB forecasts fiscal deficit at 3.8 percent in FY17

The ADB's latest forecast is, however, slightly lower than its estimate in the supplement to its Asian Development Outlook 2016 Update report in December previous year, where it pegged GDP growth at 7.8 per cent this fiscal. "Strong economic growth...

'Christianity is Literally Dying'; Islam to Become Biggest Faith

Followers of Muslim community may also be the fastest growing religious groups in decades to come, The Telegraph has said quoting the report. The study projects that between 2030 and 2035, there will be 225m babies born to Muslims to 224m to Christ...

Giraffe Watch: Doctors onsite, April expected to give birth very soon

For those who are anxious about missing their chance to witness the miracle of giraffe birth, the upstate NY zoo where April lives created a text alert system to notify fans of active labor. The upstate NY zoo had predicted a calf by Friday, ho...

Efforts To Revive GOP Healthcare Bill Underway

Lawmakers said they plan to meet again on Wednesday to continue the search for an agreement, but there are doubts from many corners about whether a deal is possible anytime soon. While in the past Republican moderates have often felt compelled to kow...

Rice says unmasking of names wasn't for political purposes

Senior US officials later said that Rice's comments were based on an intelligence assessment that was eventually updated to reflect a preliminary view that demonstrators were not the culprits. The unmasking of the identities of US citizens, which...

New Sesame Street character helps families understand autism

Children with autism will also now have a Muppet that they can better identify with. Although Julia has already been added in digital and printed storybooks, the show's creators hope the new character will help children better understand playmate...

Iwobi: Why Wenger must stay at Arsenal

Arsenal will be particularly keen to secure all three points, as they are now sixth in the Premier League standings and in real danger of missing out on a top four finish for the first time during Arsene Wenger's rein as manager. You defend on a cor...

'World's strongest' coffee makers boast 'dangerously high' caffeine levels

Black Insomnia Coffee, first available in South Africa a year ago, announced a deal with Amazon to bring its ultra-caffeinated beans to the USA market. Death Wish said they were "not scared" about the competition from these "new kids on the bloc...

GIRAFFE WATCH: 'All observations, behavior, and predictions suggest a calf today, tonight'

April's udder changes have been significant in recent days, and keepers say udder development "occurs, generally, just prior to birthing". We have watched April pace around. Giraffe mothers carry their young for about 15 months, and while April's car...

Ted Cruz could have a fight on his hands in 2018

The El Paso native went on a cross-country, bi-partisan 1,600-mile road trip with fellow Texas Congressman, Republican Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas). Cruz's campaign has yet to comment. Castro has a higher public profile than O'Rourke and is a more ...

Childhood lead exposure linked to lower IQ in adults across socioeconomic status

When the kids were 11 years old, researchers tested their blood for lead . The mean blood-lead level of the children at age 11 was 10.99mcg per decilitre. The study also compared changes in social standing using a measure from the New Zealand gove...

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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 ...