Iowa lawmakers approve the most restrictive United States abortion bill

According to the text of the bill , the only exception would be for cases when an abortion is "performed in a medical emergency" in order to "preserve the life of the mother". The Senate passed the bill 27-19 along party lines at 2:20 a.m. Th... More..

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Iowa lawmakers pass
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Iowa lawmakers pass "heartbeat bill"

Supreme Court's landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision that legalized abortion . The Republican-controlled Iowa House has passed a so-called "heartbeat" bill that seeks to ban most abortions around six we...More..

NFL Star Tom Brady Confirms He Wants To Keep Playing
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

NFL Star Tom Brady Confirms He Wants To Keep Playing

But I need to invest in them, too. Brady said that his children - ages 10, 8 and 5 - are not getting younger and he needs to be available to them all the time. "A very respectful relationship for a long tim...More..

Bank Holiday: will we see a mini heatwave in Worcestershire?
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Bank Holiday: will we see a mini heatwave in Worcestershire?

This May bank holiday weekend could be the "hottest on record" - so do not forget to dust off your barbecues. . Temperatures in the mid-teens and reaching into the high teens in the sunnier places. It's looking...More..

Many of America's Youth are Lonely
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Many of America's Youth are Lonely

More than a quarter feel they have no one in their life that understands them, and 43 percent feel their relationships aren't meaningful. 43 percent say they sometimes or always feel their relationships with...More..

California death is first in lettuce E. coli outbreak
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

California death is first in lettuce E. coli outbreak

Health officials have tied the E. coli outbreak to romaine lettuce grown in Yuma, Arizona, which provides most of the romaine sold in the USA during the winter. Those infected ranged in age from 1 to 88 and m...More..

by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

Noteworthy Buzzers: McDonald's Corp. (MCD), Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM)

On 1/30/2018 NYSE: MCD - McDonald's announced a quarterly dividend of $1.01 2.58% with an ex dividend date of 2/28/2018 which will be payable on 3/15/2018. The stock has "Hold" rating by Credit Suisse on Tuesd...More..

UNSC Delegation Visits Northern Rakhine
by | Thursday, May 03, 2018

UNSC Delegation Visits Northern Rakhine

Aye Lwin, a Muslim representative on the Annan's advisory commission, met with the delegates in Rakhine state and urged them to ask the worldwide community for support for Myanmar. "This is the reality that mus...More..

Amber Rudd appears in Commons for first time since resignation
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Amber Rudd appears in Commons for first time since resignation

May in 2012 said she wanted to create a "really hostile environment for illegal immigrants" and rules were tightened that ended up affecting people they hadn't been designed to target. The resignation came la...More..

JK Rowling is sorry for killing this Harry Potter character
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

JK Rowling is sorry for killing this Harry Potter character

Ever the helpful elf, Dobby died helping to save Harry, and gave his life to help good defeat evil once more . It's the anniversary of Battle of Hogwarts and J.K. In previous years, Rowling said sorry for ...More..

Regional women more likely to die from breast cancer than city dwellers
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Regional women more likely to die from breast cancer than city dwellers

Preventive Services Task Force in 2009 (USPSTF) changed its recommendation for mammography to every two years for women aged 50 to 74 instead of annually beginning at age 40, there has been little change in U...More..

Deontay Wilder Says $50 Million Bout With Anthony Joshua 'Will Definitely Happen'
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Deontay Wilder Says $50 Million Bout With Anthony Joshua 'Will Definitely Happen'

As regards the Anthony Joshua vs Deontay Wilder super fight, fans are hoping that these extended negotiations will conclude shortly so that we can all just see the fight at this stage. "The WBA have called ...More..

Boy playing with brother found dead inside dryer of Texas complex
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Boy playing with brother found dead inside dryer of Texas complex

Friday. Identified by his mother as third-grader Fernando Hernandez Jr ., the 10-year-old was found inside a dryer in the laundry room at his apartment complex. " My boyfriend picked him up and brought him i...More..

U.S. clamps down on kid-friendly packaging for e-cigarette liquids
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

U.S. clamps down on kid-friendly packaging for e-cigarette liquids

There were more than 8,200 e-cigarette and liquid nicotine exposures among children younger than six between January 2012 and April 2017, according to a recent analysis of National Poison Data System data. Th...More..

Retiring Police Officer Tears Up as He Delivers Final Radio Call
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Retiring Police Officer Tears Up as He Delivers Final Radio Call

Officer Andre Jenkins became emotional as he signed off for the final time Friday, Fox News reported . "I had plenty of good times and a lot of good memories". "And especially for today, for making it a memo...More..

Trump meets with Nigerian President Buhari
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Trump meets with Nigerian President Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari will win the 2019 general election easily, Festus Keyamo, a Senior Advocate of Nigeria and Director, Strategic Communication of the president's campaign organization has said. He say...More..

US Illnesses Tied to Ticks, Mosquitoes Are Soaring
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

US Illnesses Tied to Ticks, Mosquitoes Are Soaring

ISTOCK, ANDRIANO_CZOver a little more than a decade, diseases from mosquitoes, ticks, and fleas have tripled in the US -from about 27,000 cases in 2004 to more than 96,000 in 2016. Overall, the researchers ta...More..

'Didn't deserve to win,' says disappointed Kohli as RCB's dismal run continues
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

'Didn't deserve to win,' says disappointed Kohli as RCB's dismal run continues

MI need 25 off 6 balls. The stakes are higher for RCB , for they're running out of home games. Sunil Narine swung at everything that came his way, and most of those edges and half chances would have made for s...More..

Mumbai vs RCB: Battle of strugglers
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Mumbai vs RCB: Battle of strugglers

And if they're defending a total, no matter how many runs the batsmen post, their bowlers can't seem to get their acts right. Sky Go is also available on a number of platforms including Amazon Fire devices, i...More..

Can diet affect the age you start menopause?
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Can diet affect the age you start menopause?

While early menopause is linked to a higher risk of heart disease, depression and bone degeneration, it also protects women against some forms of cancer, including ovarian, breast, and endometrial. Lead author ...More..

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge name their third child Louis
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge name their third child Louis

EDT) and weighed in at eight pounds, seven ounces. Both Prince William and his son Prince George have "Louis" in their full titles, so the name was hiding in plain sight. There are odds of 3/1 Prince ...More..

Kogi PDP dissociates from recall process, urges members to disregard the move
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Kogi PDP dissociates from recall process, urges members to disregard the move

At Felele Polling Unit 004 Ward 8 in Lokoja, none of the 815 petitioners that signed the recall document turned out for the verification exercise as at 12.27pm. The post 'Every Lie Has Expiry Date, ' Melaye Sa...More..

by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

CLS (LON:CLI) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Peel Hunt

The stock rating was maintained by Berenberg with "Buy" on Monday, November 20. Barclays Capital maintained Playtech plc (LON:PTEC) on Friday, February 23 with "Equal Weight" rating. Patriot Financial Partners ...More..

Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' Gets a Season 2 Premiere Date & First Teaser
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Netflix's '13 Reasons Why' Gets a Season 2 Premiere Date & First Teaser

After Netflix released their list of new arrivals for the month of May last week and 13 Reasons Why wasn't listed, I thought we'd maybe get it in June or even July, so this is a really nice surprise for the...More..

IPL 2018: Iyer's daredevilry helps Delhi end losing streak
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

IPL 2018: Iyer's daredevilry helps Delhi end losing streak

Shreyas Iyer had his first match being the captain of the Delhi Daredevils and he led his team to an unforgettable victory. The 32-year-old also accepted that his side didn't play a good game cricket on ...More..

Bill Cosby: I'm Mentally Preparing Myself For Prison
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Bill Cosby: I'm Mentally Preparing Myself For Prison

The first member of the jury that convicted Bill Cosby last week to speak publicly said Monday that he found the comedy icon's own words to be the most compelling evidence against him. "I never watched " Th...More..

Live a decade longer by following these five healthy habits, claims study
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Live a decade longer by following these five healthy habits, claims study

Led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health , the study is the first comprehensive analysis to look at the effect of adopting low-risk lifestyle factors on life expectancy in the USA, a country which ha...More..

Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy win Zurich Classic team event
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Billy Horschel, Scott Piercy win Zurich Classic team event

It's why there was a collective "oooh" from the gallery surrounding the TPC Louisiana's final hole when Scott Piercy's par putt rolled around the inside edge of the cup before dropping in to give Piercy and ...More..

Australia trying to convince India for day-night Test in Adelaide
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Australia trying to convince India for day-night Test in Adelaide

And more gaps in the men's worldwide schedule - which begins with limited-overs fixtures - will allow some of the game's Test and one-day global stars to make more appearances in the Big Bash League. These fixt...More..

Audit reveals 12 women died in connection with smear test errors
by | Monday, April 30, 2018

Audit reveals 12 women died in connection with smear test errors

It first emerged a week ago when Limerick woman Vicky Phelan reached a settlement in her case after being wrongly told she had the all-clear. "'I just wanted to call you personally to apologise for what has...More..