Health Care

Arab coalition donates $ 1.5 billion to Yemeni people

The operation builds upon the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's efforts to support the people of Yemen over the years, including the recent deposit of $2 billion into...


Trump muddles GOP shutdown plan with confusing tweet about children's health insurance

Since then, it's been kept alive by stop-gap funding as lawmakers from both sides squabbled over how to pay for it. Republicans said those could be part o...


Area poison centers taking more calls following Tide Pod Challenge

Now, several retailers including Walmart and Walgreens have locked up Tide Pods in plastic blocks or behind glass doors. "Now now we have teens doing this inten...


SNL Parodies Trump's Doctor, Who Confirms How 'Not Fat' He Is

Dr. Ronny Jackson , who earlier this week declared the president is physically and mentally fit enough to perform his job. Bryant's Sanders jumped in after ...


Channel 5 deny rumours of 'Big Brother' axe

The show once boasted a viewership of over 10 million people, however, in recent times some episodes have been watched by as little as 800,000. Celebrity Big...


British army chief calls for investment in defence

Gen Carter said "not in any way" does he want to suggest that Russian Federation would go to war in the traditional sense, but that Moscow "could initiate hosti...


Six people killed in DRC during demonstrations against Kabila

Sunday's demonstrations were also backed by the country's Muslim community. "The Secretary-General urges the Congolese security forces to exercise restraint",...


Bangladesh delays start of Rohingya return to Myanmar

Abul Kalam, Bangladesh's refugee and repatriation commissioner, cited delays in compiling and verifying a list of people set to return to Myanmar. Still, My...


Cuban boy with 10-pound tumor on his face dies

Emanuel's remains were donated to science so doctors can study his rare condition, called polyostotic fibrous dysplasia . Jaynie Estrada , a preacher whom t...


White House blames Democrats as shutdown deadline nears

Trump asked his physician, Dr. Ronny Jackson , to add a cognitive screening test to the exam, and authorized him to release a battery of data from the test...


Jon Rahm outlasts Andrew Landry in CareerBuilder playoff

Rahm's 9-foot birdie try slid left on the first, and Landry's 8-footer went by to the right on the second. "Tournaments like this build character", Rahm said....


India's 'Bin Laden' Abdul Subhan Qureshi arrested in Delhi

By 2000, the police say, he had transformed into a "highly radical" man, "determined" to follow the ideology of jihad. Qureshi even went to Saudi Arabia to revi...


California DMV begins offering Real ID driver's license applications

Californians can now apply for the new, federally mandated identification card known as the Real ID. After that date, however, only a REAL ID or other federally...


Justice Chelameswar declines to say if SC crisis over

He said that some other judges and a deputy registrar had accompanied Judge Loya to the hospital on the fateful day after he complained of uneasiness and that c...


Advocates plan events in Vermont for School Choice Week

It will be the largest series of education-related events and activities in US history. While Pennsylvania lawmakers have yet to legalize school vouchers (the...


Body shame 'stopping young women attending cervical cancer screening'

In 2018, NHS Western Isles will continue to encourage all women to attend for regular screening, and particularly for women aged 25-30, to establish the habit o...


My administration will always support right to life

US President Donald Trump has praised the "beautiful" pro-life cause and thanked the movement for its support for pregnant women in his live remarks to the W...


Commanders in lethal Navy crashes face negligent murder prices

A year after the collisions of the USS Fitzgerald and the USS John S. McCain , the Navy has announced that the commanding officers of the guided missile de...


Missoula health officials coping with severe flu season

Levin said the absolute effectiveness of the vaccine is about 35 percent, which means 35 percent of people who get the vaccine and are exposed to the flu ...


Now, a blood test that can screen eight cancer types

The new blood test, reported in the journal Science , screens for key proteins and gene mutations that indicate the presence of the cancers. The team at John...