Man eats 74 hot dogs to win July 4 eating contest

Chestnut's win of the Mustard Belt in the men's competition, however, was marked with controversy when the judges thought he ate 64 hot dogs. The 34-year-old reigning Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating champion beat out the competition at the brand's ... More..

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FDA Approves First-Ever Cannabis-Based Drug
by | Thursday, June 28, 2018

FDA Approves First-Ever Cannabis-Based Drug

GW CEO Justin Gover said: "This approval is the culmination of GW's many years of partnership with patients, their families, and physicians in the epilepsy community to develop a much needed, novel medici...More..

World Yoga Day being observed today
by | Saturday, June 23, 2018

World Yoga Day being observed today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday led the celebrations for fourth worldwide Yoga day across the country, describing it as the "biggest mass movement" that has shown the world the path from illness to ...More..

Hochul Takes Helm of New York Senate, to Republican Displeasure
by | Sunday, June 10, 2018

Hochul Takes Helm of New York Senate, to Republican Displeasure

They plan to push it through their think-tank, grassroots political network , and Hispanic libertarian group . Corker says there's "no way" automobiles and the other imports are a national security threat. ...More..

You Will Live Longer If You Sleep More on Saturdays and Sundays
by | Tuesday, May 29, 2018

You Will Live Longer If You Sleep More on Saturdays and Sundays

Good news if you were able to slip in some extra Zs this Memorial Day Weekend: A new, 13-year study of sleep habits finds that sleeping in on the weekend can add years to your life. They are the ones who ca...More..

Case of Nipah Virus suspected after sudden death of bats
by | Saturday, May 26, 2018

Case of Nipah Virus suspected after sudden death of bats

Eight of the dead are from Kerala's Kozhikode district, the hub of the outbreak, where multiple members of one family were the first to be infected. Infected patients show symptoms of fever and cold in the ...More..

14 confirmed Ebola cases in DRC as emergency meeting held
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

14 confirmed Ebola cases in DRC as emergency meeting held

The EU has been providing humanitarian assistance to the Democratic Republic of Congo since 1994. An initial €1.5 million will provide logistics support to the World Health Organization (WHO), and a further €...More..

Ramadan 2018: The Official UAE Start Date Has Been Announced
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Ramadan 2018: The Official UAE Start Date Has Been Announced

Last minute preparations are underway as Muslims around the world stocked up on groceries and dates Wednesday for evening meals to break dawn-to-dusk fasting during the month of Ramadan . Some people are exemp...More..

Redrawn Pennsylvania map at play as 4 states hold primaries
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Redrawn Pennsylvania map at play as 4 states hold primaries

In the Pennsylvania Senate race, incumbent Democratic Sen. Republicans outnumber Democrats in Pennsylvania's House delegation, though a new congressional map is making the state a focal point of Democrats' ef...More..

Florida impacted by salmonella outbreak traced to eggs sold at Publix, Walmart
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Florida impacted by salmonella outbreak traced to eggs sold at Publix, Walmart

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , 35 illnesses have been reported so far. Eleven people have been hospitalized for complications related to the infections, the CDC said, but no death...More..

Ekiti 2018: Fayose Floors Adeyeye As Deputy Picks PDP Ticket
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ekiti 2018: Fayose Floors Adeyeye As Deputy Picks PDP Ticket

The chairman of the electoral committee, Governor Ifeanyi Okowa of Delta State who was in charge of the process, called the delegates out one after the other and did a personal headcount as they lined up to c...More..

Ebola vaccines to be shipped to Congo amid outbreak
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Ebola vaccines to be shipped to Congo amid outbreak

Peter Salama, WHO deputy director-general of emergency preparedness and response, said . According to the South Sudanese health ministry, the medical team is mandated to deal with any suspected case of Ebol...More..

AU disease control centre to help DRC fight new Ebola outbreak
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

AU disease control centre to help DRC fight new Ebola outbreak

He said the situation calls for an immediate and energetic response. Already two Ebola cases have been confirmed in the region. A source at the airport confirmed the development to our correspondent, sayi...More..

Saudi concerned about tight spare oil capacity - Mr Falih
by | Thursday, May 10, 2018

Saudi concerned about tight spare oil capacity - Mr Falih

Over the years reports have surfaced that Riyadh has been interested in procuring nuclear weapons . The U.S. advised countries that want to avoid sanctions on their financial institutions to reduce their v...More..

Walmart Announces New Measures to Cut Opioid Abuse
by | Wednesday, May 09, 2018

Walmart Announces New Measures to Cut Opioid Abuse

The restrictions on initial opioid prescriptions for acute pain will start within the next 60 days, as well as a rule that the drugs would be limited to 50 morphine milligrams a day, Walmart said in a sta...More..

Lava spills into streets after volcano eruption
by | Monday, May 07, 2018

Lava spills into streets after volcano eruption

The volcano, which became active, was the result of the Friday's 6.9 magnitude natural disaster, and has already driven people out of their homes in Big Island, CNN reported. The eruption was preceded by hundre...More..

Approaching monsoon puts Rohingya refugees at higher risk, says UN
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Approaching monsoon puts Rohingya refugees at higher risk, says UN

The security council will meet with Bangladesh's prime minister, Sheikh Hasina, on Monday in Dhaka before flying to Myanmar's administrative capital Naypyidaw to meet with Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior ...More..

Family, supporters mourn death of Alfie Evans
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Family, supporters mourn death of Alfie Evans

Doctors had removed Alfie's life-support following a High Court judge's ruling on Monday but he continued to live. Alfie stayed alive for almost a week, breathing on his own until the early hours of Saturday ...More..

Predators vs. Jets live stream, Game 2
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Predators vs. Jets live stream, Game 2

That Pittsburgh stormed back to win 3-2 seemed to suggest this would be yet another chapter in the long, miserable history for the Capitals against their nemesis; the Penguins have won nine of 10 postseason mee...More..

Facebook Messenger Kids App Gets Sleep Mode Parental Control
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

Facebook Messenger Kids App Gets Sleep Mode Parental Control

If you're a parent who has trouble getting their kids to sleep at night or keeping them focused on their homework due to constant device use, Facebook might have a solution to your woes. YouTube Kids, which h...More..

DZ Bank Reaffirms
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

DZ Bank Reaffirms "Buy" Rating for Deutsche Bank (DB)

James von Moltke, chief financial officer at Deutsche Bank , says US operations will be shrinking. Progress was slow and though the bank restored its dividend previous year, shareholders got only 11 cents per ...More..

Syria shot down 46 United States missiles: Russian Federation
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Syria shot down 46 United States missiles: Russian Federation

Transferring upgraded air-defense systems to Syria could be seen as an escalation by neighboring Israel, raising the risk of Israeli attacks . However, Syrian Ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad said that S-...More..

Lewiston police schedule drug take-back events
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Lewiston police schedule drug take-back events

Patterson. The Sheridan Police Department and Sheridan County Public Health will again participate in National Drug Take Back Day. Drop off is free and anonymous. Those collecting the unwanted medications a...More..

Record Store Day 2018 set to be a hit Saturday
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Record Store Day 2018 set to be a hit Saturday

Record stores may seem like a thing of the past, but Bayliss knows that all things old are new again as the big buyers tend to be in the 20-something age range. Records are gaining in popularity as new releases...More..

Pawan Kalyan Receives First Legal Notice in War with Media
by | Saturday, April 21, 2018

Pawan Kalyan Receives First Legal Notice in War with Media

Recently, she abused actor-turned-politician Pawan Kalyan for his advice on how to deal with casting couch. The month-old saga of Sri Reddy set the Telugu film industry in a state of shock when she strippe...More..

AAP cries foul as nine govt advisers removed
by | Thursday, April 19, 2018

AAP cries foul as nine govt advisers removed

Chadha is one of the closest confidants of chief minister Arvind Kejriwal . "An opportune time to rake up non-issues with AAP like retrospective sacking for a post I held for 45 days in 2016 for a paltry s...More..

Nationwide Hunt for 'Cold-Blooded Killer' Grandmother After Husband, Look-Alike Found Dead
by | Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Nationwide Hunt for 'Cold-Blooded Killer' Grandmother After Husband, Look-Alike Found Dead

Authorities in Minnesota began looking for Riess after March 23 when they found her husband, David Riess, 54, dead with multiple gunshot wounds. Florida authorities said late last week that they believed Ries...More..

Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Delhi Daredevils beat Mumbai Indians

But the Mumbai Indians batsman was confident that the team will bounce back. However, his bowlers weren't quite up to the mark in the initial overs, with Suryakumar Yadav (promoted to the top of the order...More..

Rajasthan beat Bangalore by 19 runs in 'Battle Royale'
by | Monday, April 16, 2018

Rajasthan beat Bangalore by 19 runs in 'Battle Royale'

Skipper Ajinkya Rahane scored 36 off 20 balls. With scores of 4, 6 and 11, and with South African Heinrich Klaasen waiting in the wings for an opportunity, Short will need to show something soon or face l...More..

by | Monday, April 16, 2018

More than 200 million eggs recalled, fear of salmonella contamination

Further, officials said that eggs emerging from this farm were likely connected to 22 reported cases of salmonella infections . The notice said Indiana-based Rose Acre Farms was voluntarily recalling t...More..