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Trump team softens war talk on NKorea

Landers/U.S. Navy via AP). A USA submarine created to carry 150 Tomahawk cruise missiles entered a South Korean port on Tuesday as the USS Carl Vinson carri...


Pedroia Out For Red Sox-Yankees; Here's Wednesday's Lineup

He has struck out 27 in 20 innings, with 21 strikeouts over the last two starts. According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Red Sox are -17...


Study Shows More Drugged Than Drunk Drivers For The First Time

Identifying drivers impaired by drugs is more complicated and takes longer than identifying drunk drivers, according to the report . US data has shown for th...


African countries chosen to test 1st malaria vaccine

The malaria vaccine is just in its first generation and needs to be administered four times over 21 months, which is hard for health care systems in poor countr...


Canada Introduces Legislation To Legalize Marijuana

The law was tabled on Thursday, and would allow adults over 18 to possess up to 30g of dried marijuana. The penalty depends on whether someone was hurt or k...


A grub's grub: Scientists discover caterpillar's penchant for plastic

The discovery was something of a happy accident at the home of the study's lead author, Federica Bertocchini, a biologist at the Institute of Biomedicine and Bi...


'Nobody has a sense of humor'

We were less amazed that Sessions would make a racist comment like this because he's nothing if not consistent. "He told me to secure the Southwest border-all...


April the giraffe cam gallops offline, but 'this isn't the end'

The live cam was still active as of Thursday morning, although the zoo said it would soon come down. The park's YouTube videos collectively received more than 2...


Unemployment rates fall to record lows in 4 USA states

The highest growth sectors for IN in February were trade, transportation and utilities as well as private education and health services , though those gains ...


US home sales rise shoot up to 10-year high

Total housing inventory at the end of March was up 5.8% to 1.83m existing homes available for sale, but is still 6.6% below a year ago and has fallen year-over-...


Japan says differences with US on economic talks

The United States is not seeking to negotiate with North Korea and it is not in direct talks "at this time" with the rogue Asian nation, Vice President Mike P...


Trump team to debate future of Paris agreement

The marketplace may essentially nullify the Paris climate agreement and render it completely pointless, but the Trump administration is still weighing their o...


Investigation Into Prince's Death Reveals Pills Were Hidden Throughout Paisley Park

Schulenberg is the same doctor who was at Paisley Park on April 21 (the day of Prince's death) when deputies arrived on scene and the same doctor who admitt...


Janet Jackson shows off her son Eissa for the first time

The 50-year-old American singer had been asked to rest during her pregnancy and she managed to have a "stress-free, healthy delivery" thanks to her doctors, sai...


Justice to veto legislation eliminating greyhound racing

It would have raised the state sales tax from 6 percent to 7 percent, added a corporate revenues tax of 0.00045 percent and in 2018 establish new income tax tie...


North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

The country is expected to put on a major parade on April 15, and North Korea watchers are on the lookout to see if it will display its new long-range ballistic...


Giraffe born at Toledo zoo won't go on exhibit for a while

They are hoping this is in preparation for the "launch sequence". Exactly one week after her keepers excitedly declared that the birth of her calf was imminen...


Zika causes birth defects in one in 10 pregnancies: US study

The report analyzed 1,297 pregnancies reported from January 15 through December 27, 2016, in the 50 states and Washington, D.C. Of those, 972 with laboratory ...


Ralph Lauren closing flagship Manhattan store and other locations

In a sign of desperation and extreme cost cutting measures, Ralph Lauren is closing its two year-old Fifth Avenue store on April 15, the company said on Tuesd...


Strong Storm likely Sunday — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Make sure to stay on top of updates through the next day as the situation continues to evolve. There are a couple things to note on the two images above. Torn...


Unexploded Second World War bomb found in Thames ahead of Boat Race

Team Redgrave and Team Cracknell - coached, of course, by sporting legends Sir Steve Redgrave and James Cracknell - have already gone head to head, but we'll ha...


Embassy: Brazil meat in Malaysia free from rotten meat scandal

Yet the USDA stopped short of announcing an outright plan on Brazilian meat exports as China, the European Union and others have already done. The DEH on Tues...


Playing Tetris 'can prevent painful flashbacks for crash victims'

Researchers from Oxford University and the Karolinska Institute in Sweden studied a group of 71 patients who had been admitted to the emergency room of an Oxfor...


New report ranks health of Mo., Ill. counties

The Rankings also make it clear that good health is influenced by many factors beyond medical care such as education, jobs, affordable housing, access to hea...


Girls Badly Burned By The Viral Homemade Slime Experiment Reveals Hidden Dangers

Kathleen Quinn, of Rockland, said her hands began to feel really "hot and tingly" after she used Elmer's Glue, water and the household cleaner Borax to make the...


Debutant Kuldeep leads India's fightback after Smith ton

He bowled a lot of leg-spinners with the scrambled seam, he's wrong'un was with scrambled seam as well. "I'm not really bothered if we are the favourites or u...


PM comes down hard over BJP members' absenteeism

Modi told the BJP parliamentary party meeting that he can do anything for the MPs but he cannot mark their presence. Though Modi had spoken about absenteeism ...


Issa Hayatou loses CAF presidency, Ahmad wins

Pinnick won the West African Zone B seat into the Caf executive committee by defeating Benin Republic's Anjorin Moucharafou. Zanzibar has been admitted as a f...


Weekly Jobless Claims Fell Last Week to 241K

According to GDOL, these are normal fluctuations for January. The jobless rate was 5 percent in January 2017 and 5.2 percent in January 2016. The job losses...


USA ready to quit United Nations rights council if no reform

For instance, lawyer-turned-envoy Jason Greenblatt-who's been tasked with a ludicrously broad portfolio that apparently includes negotiating peace in the Middle...