Medicine

West Nile virus infection reported in Fairfax County

The Kent County Health Department says that they've found infected mosquitoes in the 49548, 49507 and 49504 zip codes. Fairfax County health officials said th...


Smoking ban in NYCHA starts, violators could lose apartments

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development made the ruling back of February of a year ago and provided an 18-month implementation period. HUD says a...


Chicago Hot Dog Fest returns, celebrating famous food’s 125th year

On Wednesday, customers at Love's Travel Stops can get a free hot dog or roller grill item by showing a barcode at the register. The day is declared each ...


U.S. charges hundreds in major healthcare fraud, opioid crackdown

In 2016, 116 people died every day from opioid-related drug overdoses, and over eleven million people misused prescription opioids. Of that staggering total...


Itchy lump on woman's face is actually parasitic worm crawling under skin

When a woman in Russian Federation noticed a small lump under her left eye, she snapped a selfie to document the unusual bulge. She clicked a selfie to record...


PM told to come clean on funding source for NHS boost

During the 2016 referendum campaign on European Union membership, the pro-Brexit camp claimed that Britain was sending 350 million pounds a week to the European...


Social Security has 16 years left before benefit cuts begin, report says

Meanwhile, higher benefit payouts mean Social Security will have to dip into its almost $3 trillion trust fund for the first time since 1982 - and trustees warn...


Harvey Weinstein Turns Himself In To NYPD, Charged With Rape

But Louise Godbold predicts the movie mogul will now "play hard and dirty". She echoed numerous other women to explain why she did not press charges. "Mr. Wei...


Interview Magazine Has Folded

Interview's offices are reported to be closed effective immediately and it is unclear if any issues already in the pipeline will be published. Staff of the pub...


Saudi Arabia reiterates vow to pursue nuclear weapons if Iran does

Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Bahrain swiftly backed U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran . "We are...


Neil Gaiman shares American Gods season 2 first look as filming begins

American Gods , Starz's romp through a world in which the gods of classic mythology are being usurped by new gods , is going a skip year between Seasons 1 ...


Nazara announces second mobile cricket game with RCB

It will start at 8 pm IST as per the fixture, while toss will happen at 7:30 pm IST. The 34-year-old who had struggled for runs in the last two matches was re...


Fayetteville High School Students March as Part of National School Walkout

Kingsford High School senior Mitchell Wiltzius, second from right, addresses his fellow students during a walkout Friday morning outside the school. Students ...


Island-wide blackout hits Puerto Rico; officials probe cause

On Wednesday evening, PREPA announced that more than 51,000 customers have electric service, though Puerto Rico has more than 1 million households. Officials ...


What to expect from severe weather Sunday in SC

Highs will peak in the mid 60s under partly cloudy skies with winds of 15-30 miles per hour. Highs both days will be in the 70s. Temperatures on Monday are ...


Nepal move three-position up, Germany retain top spot in Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

The Eagles are now sixth in Africa - two places above their seventh position in March. According to FIFA , Nepal have moved three positions up to 162nd from ...


ADHS advises residents to not eat and throw away chopped Romaine lettuce

Three people were hospitalized, and two have developed kidney failure linked to the E. coli infection . Pennsylvania saw the most cases at nine ; eight were ...


Royal countdown begins: Kate and William won't know baby's gender until birth

Believed to be due mid April, it's only a matter of time before Kate Middleton and Prince William welcome royal baby number three. But an insider reveale...


Japan Appoints Nishino As Coach

Japan have officially announced the sacking of manager Vahid Halilhodzic - a surprise decision with the FIFA World Cup only two months away. "To those wh...


A dispute, and early-morning shooting and an arrest in southeast Fresno

When Kentucky State Police troopers arrived, Hall began cursing at them and police could tell she was intoxicated, according to her arrest record. The driver ...


'Condom snorting challenge': Experts warn of risky trend

Can we just go back to the ice bucket challenge or something? You read that right - according to USA Today , teenagers are posting videos of themselves snort...


Tearful Smith takes 'full responsibility' for ball-tampering scandal

I just want to say I'm sorry for the pain I've brought to Australia and the fans, I'm devastated and I'm truly sorry". "We are in the middle of such a great...


New England Patriots Fly Parkland Students to Rally

Kraft said that he offered up the team plane after Arizona Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, Mark Kelly reached out to him. Giffords survi...


March for Our Lives: Students around the country rally against gun violence

Almost 200 people have died in school shootings since the 1999 massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado, which left 13 dead and inaugurated a relentless ...


Brazilian politician Marielle Franco killed in drive-by shooting

Reports say two men in a auto drew up alongside her vehicle, opened fire, and sped away. Five of the bullets were said to have hit Ms Franco in the head. Fr...


House to Vote Tuesday on 'Right to Try' Drug Legislation

Since the Senate approved similar legislation last August, Republicans could revisit the legislation under rules that would require only a simple majority for p...


The FDA Is Making Major Moves Against the Cigarette Industry

While the agency hasn't decided how much it will slash nicotine levels, or when the regulation goes into effect, the goal is clear - make cigarettes less addict...


France's far-right party now 'adult' and needs name change: Le Pen

Steve Bannon is set to give a speech Saturday at a major conference of the French right-wing party National Front (FN) in the northern city of Lille. Le Pen, t...


Celtics' Jaylen Brown Fell Straight On His Head After Dunk Gone Wrong

Celtic forward Jaylen Brown goes for the spectacular finish, but really messes up the landing. Boston went on the road Thursday and came away with a 117-109 v...


Non-smokers want more time off

Almost 25 percent of nonsmokers said one or two added days would be enough, and 14 percent of nonsmokers said seven days would do. Those surveyed said they woul...