Medical

Mets beat Phillies 5-3 to clinch top NL wild card

He will be on seven days' rest when he faces the Giants or Cardinals. The Metropolitans secured their 2016 Wild Card berth by capping off an impressive, unlik...


Pasco schools on Campus Alert after 'creepy clown' threat on Twitter

This latest story follows a Pasco County Schools' 'campus alert' issued Friday for all sightings to be reported to authorities. On Sept. 12, LaGrange, Geo...


Trump Foundation Lacks Certification to Operate as Charity

New York State law requires any charity that solicits more than $25,000 a year from the public to obtain a specific kind of certification. A source in New Yor...


Two cases of Zika-linked microcephaly confirmed

Travelers to areas where Zika is actively spreading who have not already been infected with Zika virus can get it from mosquito bites. A worker from the M...


Colombian rebels sign historic peace accord with government

In Cartagena on Monday, huge billboards urged a "yes" vote, while Uribe led hundreds of supporters with umbrellas in the colours of the Colombian flag urging ...


1st baby born with DNA from 3 parents

The boy's parents were Jordanian and were treated by a team of medical experts in the U.S. The family had already experienced the heartache of four miscarria...


Zika cases leveling off in South Carolina

Still, according to the researchers, the results suggest that the development of a Zika vaccine for humans may be on the horizon. Even with an enhanced immune...


E. coli risk prompts recall of beef, veal, bison products

These products bear establishment number EST. A multistate outbreak of a strain of E. coli has sickened more than half a dozen people, sending five to the hos...


Brazil ousts lawmaker who pushed for Rousseff impeachment

Eduardo Cunha was voted out by 450 members of Congress while he was backed by just ten. Cunha was known for being one of the main articulators in former Presi...


Somerset cruelly denied as Middlesex snatch County Championship on dramatic final day

Earlier, Yorkshire had served up some declaration bowling once Middlesex's Dawid Malan and Nick Gubbins had removed the chance of a result by natural means by...


Woman stabbed more than 30 times by alleged stalker in Delhi, dies

Police say they have charged the suspect with murder. Karuna had last December enrolled at a computer-training centre run by Surender, a divorced father of tw...


Suspicious device at NJ train station being investigated

Cuomo said on MSNBC: "Today's information suggests it may be foreign-related, but we'll see where it goes". Also on Monday morning, a federal law enforcement ...


Senate Could Jam House With CR-Zika Package

Governor Scott was supposed to be in Washington D.C. this week to talk to members of Congress about Zika funding. Democrats blocked the measure in June and ...


Mark Cuban Rips Donald Trump, Offers $10 Million To Interview Him

To sweeten the deal, Cuban offered to give the money directly to Trump, not to a charity, "if you need it". On one hand, Trump could be seen as a little selfish...


Thailand raises alert level in Zika spread

Federal and state health officials responded to the Wynwood Zika cases - the first local transmission of the virus in the United States - with heavy mosquito-...


Bill Clinton to leave board of foundation health project

Former president Bill Clinton and former secretary of state Hillary Clinton listen to their daughter and vice chair of the Clinton Foundation, Chelsea Clinton, ...


Actor Scott Baio is also convinced Hillary Clinton has a body double

And with Election Day around the corner, Barnwell has to spend extra time beefing up her Clinton shtick in anticipation of more gigs to come. They called such c...


Nassau County reports 1st travel-related Zika case

Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam approved a 45-day extension of a "mosquito declaration" that involves increased mosquito-control measures. Mosquito-borne...


Just a few weeks' of Zika funding remain — CDC Director

SC beekeeper Juanita Stanley recently lost more than 3 million bees when Summerville officials aerially sprayed a small area of the town for Zika-carrying mosqu...


Apple will not give first-weekend sales of iPhone 7

Read ahead for the details. The models will be available in silver, gold, rose gold and the new black finish in 32GB, 128GB and 256GB configurations. Analysts...


Clinton, Trump confront weaknesses in security forum

After being roughed over by online critics for his performance moderating back-to-back live interviews with Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, Matt Lauer made a ...


Northern Nevada horses test positive for West Nile Virus

There were 783 cases of West Nile in California last year and 801 the year before that, the most in a decade. We're pretty much stuck with it. Most people with ...


New case of Zika through a local mosquito in Florida county

According to Harvard Health Publications, the Zika pandemic began in 2007 on a remote island in the Pacific Ocean. Once infected, a person is likely to be immu...


Sergio Aguero to contest violent conduct charge

An independent panel is due to rule on the case on Saturday (NZT) after the Football Association said referee Andre Marriner did not see the incident and made a...


FSU football player eats lunch with student sitting alone

She shared the photo on Facebook in an emotional post, revealing that Bo is autistic and often eats lunch by himself. "Sometimes the answer is a classmate, but ...


Theranos Voluntarily Pulls Request for Fast Clearance of Zika Test

On August 2, Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes announced a new blood-testing device called miniLab that she said was designed for use outside a clinical laborat...


Maker recalls fresh-cut vegetables from stores in Southeast

Country Fresh says the recall involves products sent to retailers in Virginia, North Carolina, Alabama, Florida , Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, South Carolin...


Magnussen taken to hospital after crash

Renault's Kevin Magnussen has escaped relatively unscathed from a huge crash in Sunday's Belgian GP. His Renault made heavy contact with the crash barriers,...


FDA expands Zika screening to all US blood centers

Those cases marked the first time the virus was spread by local mosquitoes on the mainland U.S. Prior to that, the majority of the more than 2,500 Zika infectio...


Trump campaign CEO faced domestic violence charge in 1996

The couple, who have twin daughters, were divorced shortly after. Charges for misdemeanor domestic violence , battery, and dissuading a witness were filed ag...


Ledecky hands medals to Harper, throws out first pitch

Yep, it's Katie Ledecky's world for now, and we're just living in it. Bryce Harper included. It will be the third time Ledecky has thrown out the first pitch ...


Teen survives rare amoeba infection that kills most people

After 72 hours, results indicated that the amoeba was no longer present in the boy's body, prompting doctors to remove the breathing tube. Naegleria fowleri ...


Musicians warned to clean instruments after 'mouldy bagpipes death'

But new research claims playing the bagpipes could put the player's life at risk, by breathing in mould spores from inside the instrument. But he leaves behind ...


Trump To Black Voters: 'What The Hell Do You Have To Lose?'

To those I say the following: What do you have to lose by trying something new, like Trump?" he told a almost all-white crowd at a rally in Dimondale, Michigan ...


Florida officials: Zika spread by mosquitoes in South Beach

The prospect of it spreading more widely to the tourism-dependent Miami Beach area is liable to further elevate concerns. Florida health officials say that ...