Amazon wins big with split decision for NYC, Virginia headquarters

The nationwide competition to attract Amazon's HQ2 was fierce, and more than 200 cities put together incentives to sweeten the pot. The move will boost Amazon's presence around New York City and the nation's capital, while also giving it more... More..

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United Kingdom to introduce Digital Sales Tax from April 2020
by | Sunday, November 04, 2018

United Kingdom to introduce Digital Sales Tax from April 2020

Labour see no point in penalising low and middle earners, instead we must concentrate our efforts on ensuring a fair tax system. " Theresa May promised the people that austerity would end, but this budget...More..

Ninth child dies in deadly viral outbreak in New Jersey
by | Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Ninth child dies in deadly viral outbreak in New Jersey

The department confirmed 25 pediatric cases have been associated with the outbreak. A staff member who had fallen ill has since recovered from this strain of adenovirus , but the medically fragile children a...More..

Cavaliers’ Love misses second straight game with sore foot
by | Sunday, October 28, 2018

Cavaliers’ Love misses second straight game with sore foot

The teams will complete a home-and-home set in Boston on Tuesday night. It's not yet known if he will be able to play Saturday night against the Indiana Pacers . But if Blake Griffin and company can contin...More..

Brett Kavanaugh protest: WITCHES to place HEX on Supreme Court judge
by | Friday, October 19, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh protest: WITCHES to place HEX on Supreme Court judge

Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit - off the high court. Graham added , the fight over Kavanaugh marked a new period in voters' understanding of the Democratic Party by exposing the tactics of the left. "...More..

by | Thursday, October 18, 2018

MDH: 7th Minnesota case of AFM 'under review' by CDC

However, none of the US patients tested positive for polio , and, according to Dr. Messonnier, none of this year's cases have been linked to West Nile virus. Because the symptoms are similar, AFM is often conf...More..

For some with cancer, ‘pink October’ can’t end soon enough
by | Tuesday, October 16, 2018

For some with cancer, ‘pink October’ can’t end soon enough

Held at the Singapore Sports Hub this year, Pink Ribbon Walk is Singapore's largest, and also BCF's signature event, dedicated to raising awareness and showing support for those affected by breast cancer. Now...More..

Trump mocks the #MeToo movement at a rally, again
by | Saturday, October 13, 2018

Trump mocks the #MeToo movement at a rally, again

Trump was likely referring to the slogan "The girl that got away". Pointing to the media, Mr. Trump said he would use the original phrase, except for the media. "That's pretty good, right?" he asked. Tr...More..

Minnesota kids suffer rare, polio-like disorder
by | Friday, October 12, 2018

Minnesota kids suffer rare, polio-like disorder

There have been 38 confirmed cases of AFM in 16 states so far, KDKA-TV in Pittsburg reported . Six children in Minnesota have contracted AFM since mid-September, the state health department said Octobe...More..

The power of art for mental health
by | Wednesday, October 10, 2018

The power of art for mental health

This week marks National Mental Illness Awareness Week, a week established by Congress in 1990 to put the spotlight on a subject not talked about almost enough. The Accra Psychiatric Hospital Medical Health Dir...More..

Texas Surf Resort Temporarily Closes After Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba
by | Thursday, October 04, 2018

Texas Surf Resort Temporarily Closes After Man Dies From Brain-Eating Amoeba

Eighteen-year-old Lauren Seitz of OH died in June 2016 after she contracted the brain-eating amoeba after rafting with a church group at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, N.C., the Charlotte O...More..

Inside the Booze-Soaked 1980s When Brett Kavanaugh Was in High School
by | Monday, October 01, 2018

Inside the Booze-Soaked 1980s When Brett Kavanaugh Was in High School

A New Yorker report published Sunday detailed an allegation that Kavanaugh exposed himself to Deborah Ramirez, a Yale student, at a dorm-room party as onlookers watched during the 1983-84 school year. "Most p...More..

Drown After Horry Co. Sheriff's Van Swept Away By Flood Waters
by | Thursday, September 20, 2018

Drown After Horry Co. Sheriff's Van Swept Away By Flood Waters

In a statement, the sheriff's office said the two deputies escaped from the cab and tried to get the women out of the back. In South Carolina, just south of the North Carolina border, I-95 travels through e...More..

An Aspirin a Day Won't Make Healthy Adults Live Longer, Study Shows
by | Wednesday, September 19, 2018

An Aspirin a Day Won't Make Healthy Adults Live Longer, Study Shows

And there is some evidence that daily low-dose aspirin may help people to avoid a heart attack or stroke who are at risk and younger than 70 years old. ASPREE has provided this answer. At worst, it may raise ...More..

Andrew Gillum's Stunning Victory Sets Up an Epic Governor's Race in Florida
by | Thursday, August 30, 2018

Andrew Gillum's Stunning Victory Sets Up an Epic Governor's Race in Florida

DeSantis is taking a page directly from the campaign manual of Donald Trump ", Andrew Gillum said on Fox News on Wednesday afternoon, hours after DeSantis made the monkey comment on the same cable news ne...More..

Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week
by | Tuesday, August 28, 2018

Here's How John McCain Will Be Memorialized This Week

John McCain's service and he will lie in state in both the nation's capital and Arizona as part of a cross-country funeral procession ending with his burial at the U.S. President Donald Trump , who had famous...More..

Arizona sports teams, athletes react to death of Sen. John McCain
by | Sunday, August 26, 2018

Arizona sports teams, athletes react to death of Sen. John McCain

McCain, 81, was diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour, called a glioblastoma, in July previous year, and made a decision to stop treatment on Friday. Meghan McCain, a co-host of " The View ", was fiercely l...More..

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile | Regional
by | Saturday, August 11, 2018

Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile | Regional

Milder symptoms include fever, headache and muscle aches. - When possible, wear long trousers and long-sleeved shirts while outside. -Properly dispose of items around your property that hold water, such as ...More..

No evidence Islamic State responsible for Toronto attack
by | Friday, July 27, 2018

No evidence Islamic State responsible for Toronto attack

The weekend attack, which took place in Toronto's Greektown neighbourhood at around 10:00 pm Sunday, rocked a city that has long prided itself as being safe. Among those in attendance at Wednesday evening's e...More..

Man eats 74 hot dogs to win July 4 eating contest
by | Saturday, July 07, 2018

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 ...More..

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..