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Recently unearthed video reveals Kim Kardashian was a major Taylor Swift fan

But then again, she tends to begin each new album campaign with a curveball track, so I'll be judging whether the old Taylor is "dead" or not after her next song is released. " She is so excited for many of her friends to meet Joe", a source revea...

USA approves first gene therapy for cancer

Carl June pioneered the therapy at Penn. While promising, CAR-T treatments won't be like other drugs that win FDA approval, which can quickly wind up on pharmacy shelves and hospitals. Beyond the cost of the procedure, patients would need to pay f...

Second confirmed human case of West Nile virus in the area

Since the home addresses of the two residents diagnosed with West Nile Fever are not near each other, mosquito control spraying will not be immediately scheduled. During 2002, the state documented its first human infections and 52 cases were reported...

Google's New Tool Could Help Screen People for Depression

The clinically validated PHQ-9 questionnaire will assess an individual's likely level of depression and the need for an in-person evaluation. This panel gives information regarding clinical depression and has a button which says " Check if you're...

Study Links Marijuana Use to Hypertension-Related Death

According to Barbara A Yankey, the lead author and a PhD student in the School of Public Health, Georgia State University, Atlanta, various steps had been taken in the U.S towards the legalisation and decriminalisation of marijuana and as a result, t...

Virginia Sales Tax Holiday Takes Place All Weekend

The legislation calls for sales tax breaks on back-to-school clothing and school supplies . Any type of clothing or footwear that is designed for human wear and has a sales price of less that $100 is exempt. And while local sales taxes are colle...

US FDA announces goal to lower nicotine levels in cigarettes

The FDA's decision also extends the timeline for applications for new e-cigarette clearance by the FDA to August 8, 2022, giving e-cigarette companies more time to keep their products on the market before the agency tackles the process of final rev...

Charlie Gard's parents drop request to bring terminally-ill infant home

Its lawyer, Katie Gollop, said Charlie had suffered "irreversible neurological damage" and the treatment would have been "futile". He has remained at Great Ormond Street Hospital in London ever since. Mr Armstrong said the hospital had not visited ...

Pet dog resuscitated by California firefighters

First responders used a specialized animal oxygen mask to revive him. In a video posted to the Bakersfield Fire Department's website that has been widely shared online, firefighter Matt Smith is shown carrying the almost lifeless Shih Tzu from th...

Jozy Altidore and Omar Gonzalez bitten in USMNT Gold Cup victory

Altidore said after the match that his girlfriend was mad at both he and Romero over what transpired on the field. "But like I said, you just have to move on as quick as possible and look onto the next [game]". Midfield spacing and connection was an ...

Up in Smoke: Nevada Declares State of Emergency Over Weed Shortage

Before recreational sales began July 1 , most dispensaries selling medical marijuana were authorized to serve as their own middleman and the bulk of them started stockpiling supplies months ago in an anticipation of high demand. The state's tax comm...

Trump Again Slams Comey Over 'Illegal' Leaks of Classified Info

Trump tweeted after retweeting his favorite morning echo chamber, Fox & Friends, which in turn was discussing (and misrepresenting) a report in The Hill newspaper that Comey's private memos about his meetings with Trump contained classified inform...

Critical Blood Shortage Prompts American Red Cross' Emergency Call For Donors

Summer months are among the most challenging for blood donation centers with schools and colleges out for the summer and many regular donors taking vacation. Donation appointments are encouraged to reduce possible wait times at blood donation sites. ...

Chicago, Feds Create 'Strike Force' To Curb Gun Violence

After he mentioned Chicago's violence in February, Eddie Johnson - the city's police superintendent - said he hoped the Trump administration would "finally respond" to local requests for more help. Attorney General Jeff Sessions , speaking Friday on...

Four straight wins put Kiwis in charge of America's Cup

The 35th AmericasCup Match presented by #LouisVuitton in Bermuda is now underway. Team New Zealands day did not go without incident, as they almost blew considerable leads in both races. That break, and Oracle's ability to keep innovating proved th...

Russian fighter jet flies within five feet of American spy plane

NATO's F-16 approached Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoygu's plane until it was intercepted by a Russian fighter jet. A U.S. official said Tuesday that the Russian aircraft came within five feet of a wing tip for a U.S. Shoigu added ...

Senate preserves Trump arms deal with Saudi Arabia

Besides their intervention in Yemen, the USA and Saudi Arabia, along with a number of their regional allies, stand accused of providing weapons and funding various militant groups wreaking havoc in the Middle East, particularly in Syria and Iraq.

Zinke Suggests Reducing Bears Ears National Monument

In an interim report that Trump ordered to review Antiquities Act designations since 1996, Zinke said the 1.3 million acres set aside for the monument before Obama left office a year ago needs to be "right-sized". During a Cabinet meeting Monda...

SC dog owners need to be aware of highly contagious dog flu

The first thing to remember is to keep your own dog away from other canines, even if the other pets appear healthy and devoid of any flu-like signs. "You may not notice that your dog is coughing or you may not think it's a cough". The two pups test...

UNMASKED: Third London Bridge terrorist named as Moroccan-Italian

Police shot and killed the three attackers within eight minutes of receiving an emergency call, police said . Zaghba was born on 26 January 1995 in Fez, Morocco , where he held legal residency, although intelligence sources said he had lived ...

Korean Hospital Releases Official Update on TOP's Condition

According to Koreaboo , currently, he in intensive care and did not regain consciousness as of yet. She told the reporters, "My son is in bad shape". T.O.P was accused of smokind banned substance four times in his home in Seoul last October, a f...

Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Sessions

Spicer said, "I have not had a discussion with him (Trump) about that". Sources told the Times that Trump has complained for months that Sessions made a decision to recuse himself from the investigation into Russian meddling, a choice that eventual...

New Theory on When Babies Should Be in Own Room

Moon believes that instead of changing the new guidelines, doctors can use the new study to give better guidance to room-sharing parents who might be more likely to bring their infant into bed overnight, putting them at risk of SIDS. "That's a kn...

Defending champ Nordqvist shoots 7-under 64 for LPGA lead

In her quest for a three-peat, Sweden's Anna Nordqvist fell two-shots short, as a late bogey derailed her chances at the Shoprite LPGA Classic presented by ACER at the Stockton Seaview Golf Club in New Jersey . It just shows these last two day...

Washing hands in cold water as good as hot

Many states, in fact, interpret the FDA guidelines as a requirement that water temperature for handwashing must be 100 degrees, he said . "People need to feel comfortable when they are washing their hands, but as far as effectiveness, this ...

Melania Trump steps out in coat worth close to average Australian salary

US first lady Melania Trump arrives in Duomo's square in the Sicilian town of Catania, Italy, May 26, 2017. Melania Trump's European wardrobe is just as luxurious as the tour she's on. It is possible that Dolce & Gabbana loaned Trump the coat...

BS Yeddyurappa to be BJP CM face for Karnataka, reveals Amit Shah

Yeddyurappa will be the BJP's chief ministerial face in the Assembly polls scheduled early next year, party president Amit Shah said during an interaction with news wire Press Trust of India. When asked about party's state of affairs in Karnat...

Trump targets farm subsidies in budget cuts

The crop insurance program is widely used by soybean farmers, and the harvest price option was selected in 99.4 percent of soybean revenue insurance policies sold in 2016. and see that all government agencies are efficiently delivering services to th...

IL qualifies for men's golf NCAAs; Northwestern falls short in playoff

He produced the lowest score of all the student-athletes who were not part of the top-five teams, as those schools also advanced to the next round as well. Wallace faced major trouble for the first time in the tournament over the final four holes of ...

Count Me Out: Huma Abedin To Divorce Sexting Anthony Weiner

In court, Weiner cried as he apologized to the teenager with whom he exchanged sexually explicit texts. Weiner will also be required to register as a sex offender. Weiner was already in federal custody ahead of the hearing, which lasted less than...

N. Korea Threatens to Take Retaliatory Measures against US

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley pledged Tuesday that the US plans to "tighten the screws" on North Korea's nuclear ambitions. The U.S. ambassador the United Nations , Nikki Haley, said the United States believed it could persuade China to impo...

Facebook is trying to clean up your News Feed, again

Facebook users are disappointed when they click on a link that leads to a web page containing little substantive content and that is covered in spams. After Express Wi-Fi now it's the turn of an update on the news feed. The new rules will roll out i...

Woman infected with Zika delivers healthy baby girl

Between January and April, 2017, the number of Zika cases dropped by 95 percent, compared to the same period a year ago. Microcephaly, which is shown to cause birth defects, an enlarged head, and stunted speech in newborns, affected thousands of ch...

Tunnel collapse at United States nuclear site raises safety concerns

It said no radiation has been released. "It's the latest in a series of alarms that the safety and health of Hanford workers and our citizens are at risk", Bellon said. Monitoring detected no released radiation, and workers moved into the area to pre...

Abortion Waiting Periods Could go to Court

Attorneys for Planned Parenthood and the ACLU argued the stay was needed because women who had existing appointments to obtain abortions were immediately restrained from getting them according to their scheduled appointments. The law also prohibits a...

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Weather cancels blood drives, Red Cross needs help

More than 150 blood drives have already been cancelled this year causing over 5,500 blood and platelet donations to go uncollected. The Red Cross is desperate to find 10 whole...

Steve Bannon Apologizes For Controversial Comments About Donald Trump Jr

Trump said he never granted Wolff an interview for the book and blamed former adviser Steve Bannon , who he called "Sloppy Steve", for granting Wolff access at the White Hou...

Cancer death rate down 26 percent since 1991

Breast, lung, prostate and colorectal cancers account for 45 percent of all cancer-related deaths. Steady reductions in smoking , plus better detection and treatment , accoun...

Federal court in California rules against Trump's trans military ban

Trump's previous two travel bans, issued by executive orders on January 27 and March 6, were also challenged. A three-judge panel said , "For a third time, we are called upon ...

UN Ambassador Haley Puts Iranian Terror Weapons on Display

In an earlier tweet on Thursday, the chief diplomat also compared Haley's allegations against Iran to those of former USA secretary of state Colin Powell who alleged in 2003 that ...

Will you get the flu shot?

Last year, a similar vaccine was 43 percent effective against the H3N2 virus and 48 percent effective overall, according to the CDC . Although it is relatively early in this fl...

This year's flu vaccine might only be 10% effective against predominant strain

The flu season usually peaks in late January or February, sometimes as late as March, but this year, some predictions warn that cases of flu could soar right around the winter ...

Rakitic Looking Forward To Facing Messi At World Cup

The Franco-German spoke at length about his expectations at Russian Federation 2018 after the draw was staged in Moscow today. Seyi Dada-Martins, a multimedia consultant, also ...

Coffee May Carry Health Benefits, Scientists Say

It also found that women at increased risk of fracture should possibly be excluded. In fact, the largest benefit was for diseases of the liver, including cirrhosis . And pregnant ...

Trump is hitting the links with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson

Trump and Tiger Woods at the PGA golf tournament in Doral, Florida, in 2013. Currently, Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J.is slated to hold the 2022 PGA Championship. T...

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Bill Clinton accused by 4 different women of sexual harassment

Bill Clinton accused by 4 different women of sexual harassment

In addition, the anonymous official also claimed that Hillary Clinton is angry with her husband for being involved in another scandal and was tempted to hire a team of detectives...

Health officials urge flu vaccine

Director of Nursing Karen Brown says it's hard to predict the severity of each flu season. People can get the flu shot at doctors' offices, pharmacies, walk-in clinics, and VCH ...

Drug take back set for Saturday

Drug take back set for Saturday

The Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition (SAP) is working with the Drug Enforcement Administration to provide the community with a place to dispose of unneeded prescription medicat...

Trump releases petition for anthem standing: 'show patriotism'

Trump releases petition for anthem standing: 'show patriotism'

The Trump campaign team earlier this month offered supporters an "I STAND FOR THE FLAG" sticker in exchange for contributions of at least $5 to the committee, and Trump himself has...

Floating Ocean Wind Turbines Could Power The Entire World, Researchers Say

The study found that such a very big wind farm could capitalize on low-pressure systems throughout the winter which more efficiently combine the upper atmospheric winds with t...