Fort Bragg soldiers killed in Iraq identified

Five others suffered injuries that Manning says are not life-threatening. On August 2, two Fort Bragg soldiers were killed in an explosion in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Brooks joined in July 2012. He was posthumously awarded the Bronze Star, Purple H... More..

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Caution bodybuilders! This Australian woman died from excessive protein shake intake
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Caution bodybuilders! This Australian woman died from excessive protein shake intake

Megan Hefford was on a strict protein diet when she died. Australian bodybuilder Meegan Hefford has died after excessive consumption of protein shakes, protein-rich foods and supplements. "I said, 'You ...More..

Cholera Count Reaches Half a Million in Yemen
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Cholera Count Reaches Half a Million in Yemen

The UN health agency reports that Yemen's cholera epidemic has gotten worse. The disease can kill within hours if not treated, the statement said. "Yemen's health workers are operating in impossible conditi...More..

I'm Not The Angry Racist They See In That Photo
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

I'm Not The Angry Racist They See In That Photo

Charlottesville has been in the spotlight since a white nationalist rally was held there. The march was a lead-up to the planned "Unite the Right" rally, a protest against the impending removal of a statue of ...More..

Attacks on two United Nations bases in Mali leave at least 9 dead
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Attacks on two United Nations bases in Mali leave at least 9 dead

MINUSMA says they "responded immediately by deploying a rapid reaction force to secure the Mission's headquarters and attack helicopters to track down potential attackers". In a statement posted on Facebook , ...More..

Corruption case: Supreme Court wants Karti Chidambaram to remain in India
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Corruption case: Supreme Court wants Karti Chidambaram to remain in India

In a major setback to Karti Chidambaram, the Supreme Court on Monday ruled that he can not leave the country till he participates in the CBI investigation against him in a case of alleged corruption. The Suprem...More..

Jewish Man Killed During Parking Spot Dispute in Brooklyn
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Jewish Man Killed During Parking Spot Dispute in Brooklyn

CBs2 was told that the homeowner, whose driveway was blocked, was irate and trying to figure out who the auto belonged to when the car's owner finally returned and that's when witnesses say the altercation bega...More..

Eagles announce fall tour date in Louisville
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Eagles announce fall tour date in Louisville

They'll be performing alongside the core Eagles lineup of Don Henley , Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit . The shows kick off kick off October 17 in Greensboro, North Carolina, and wind down 10 days later i...More..

I was not highlighting lack of signings: Conte
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

I was not highlighting lack of signings: Conte

For now at least, we can say that Burnley are guaranteed to be in a European competition place by the end of the weekend! It left Conte concerned by the inability of his players to control their emotions....More..

US Service Members Killed, 5 Injured In Northern Iraq
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

US Service Members Killed, 5 Injured In Northern Iraq

The military has said further information will be released as appropriate. "Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, the commander of US forces battling the Islamic State group in Iraq , said the coalition "sends our de...More..

by | Monday, August 14, 2017

North Korea: No Imminent Threat Of Nuclear War, Says CIA Chief

Trump warned last week that North Korea would be met with " fire and fury " if it continued to threaten his country. "What I'm talking about is I've heard folks talking about being on the cusp of a nuclear wa...More..

Kenyatta elected to 2nd term in presidential vote
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Kenyatta elected to 2nd term in presidential vote

Flashpoint areas were calm on Sunday, with signs of life returning as shopkeepers cautiously reopened after two days of running battles with police, who in some cases fired live ammunition to disperse protester...More..

Oakland Raiders Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Oakland Raiders Marshawn Lynch sits during national anthem

Lynch has voiced his support for quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to kneel during the anthem to protest police brutality against people of color. Saturday night marked Lynch's first game with the Raid...More..

SCB doctor tests positive for swine flu
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

SCB doctor tests positive for swine flu

However, the health department said there is no need for panic as the situation is under control. People were advised not to take vaccines without consulting doctors. Around 47 people have so far tested positiv...More..

President Buhari Hosts His Media Team in London, To Come Back Soon
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

President Buhari Hosts His Media Team in London, To Come Back Soon

The President's absence from the country has generated controversy and his comments come the same week that protesters took to the streets demanding that he resumes or resign. The others on the delegation inclu...More..

Are Fidget Spinners Dangerous? Consumer Group Issues a Warning
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Are Fidget Spinners Dangerous? Consumer Group Issues a Warning

Unfortunately, little oversight has resulted in a bunch of generic electronic fidget spinners hitting the market, some with questionable origins and build quality. It added that they should only be charged usin...More..

Pandya smashes century as India make 487v Sri Lanka
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Pandya smashes century as India make 487v Sri Lanka

Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul shared a brilliant 150-run opening stand before Sri Lanka fought back as India reached 329-6 at stumps on the opening day of the third and the final Test at the Pallekele In...More..

Toronto tops Yankees behind Estrada's seven shutout innings — Blue Jays notebook
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Toronto tops Yankees behind Estrada's seven shutout innings — Blue Jays notebook

He said he was frustrated because the knee has been healthy since the start of the season. "It's been healthy all year. It's kind of going back to how I was pitching before". He is 0-2 as a Yankee . "I thoug...More..

Nigerian military makes unauthorized search of United Nations base
by | Sunday, August 13, 2017

Nigerian military makes unauthorized search of United Nations base

The military confirmed the incident in a separate statement, saying the action was in line with the ongoing search efforts. A worsening of relations between the United Nations and Nigeria could risk destabi...More..

1 in 8 Americans struggle with alcohol disorder
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

1 in 8 Americans struggle with alcohol disorder

In 2012-2013, an estimated 29.6 million American adults reported high-risk drinking, up from 20.2 million in 2001-2002. High-risk drinking, in this study, referred to women drinking four or more drinks in a d...More..

Buxar District Magistrate found dead on rail tracks
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Buxar District Magistrate found dead on rail tracks

Mukesh Pandey, the District Magistrate of Bihar's Buxar, commited suicide yesterday at a railway station in Uttar Pradesh's Ghaziabad area. "I am committing suicide in district centre area of Janakpuri in wes...More..

by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

US President's North Korea comments batters blue-chip stocks

The North Korea situation isn't the only thing weighing on stocks. Traders reacted with dismay to his fresh warning Thursday that his earlier threat to unleash " fire and fury " on the reclusive nuclear-arm...More..

New mother sues hospital after suffocating baby
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

New mother sues hospital after suffocating baby

The suit alleges a nurse at Portland (Ore.) Adventist Medical Center took Ms. Thompson's baby, Jacob, from the hospital's nursery to Ms. Thompson's room for breastfeeding around 3 a.m. After six days, docto...More..

Intragastric Weight Loss Balloons Linked to 5 Deaths, FDA Says
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Intragastric Weight Loss Balloons Linked to 5 Deaths, FDA Says

At least five people have died after having balloons surgically implanted in their stomachs to help them lose weight, according to reports. The FDA has not identified a root cause for the patient deaths and c...More..

Antonio Conte: Chelsea are doing their best to sign more players
by | Saturday, August 12, 2017

Antonio Conte: Chelsea are doing their best to sign more players

Conte was asked when Costa might return, but a club spokesman intervened, saying: "Nothing to report on that". "He looked expensive this time a year ago, but maybe that £89m United paid for him is not quite...More..

House 'blown apart' by explosion in Sunderland
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

House 'blown apart' by explosion in Sunderland

In a post on a local community group, she said: "There must be a God somewhere, how the hell can anyone survive that explosion". Police, fire and ambulance services were at the scene, with a cordon put in pla...More..

100-year-old Antarctic fruitcake found in '(almost) edible' condition
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

100-year-old Antarctic fruitcake found in '(almost) edible' condition

The trust carried out conservation treatment including rust removal and chemical stabilisation - but the cake itself was absolutely fine. According to experts, the cupcake was part of the provisions of the No...More..

Wife of ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif to seek his parliament seat
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Wife of ousted Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif to seek his parliament seat

Minister of State and Senior Leader of Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N), Talal Chaudhry Friday said his party had come out to streamline the system of the country. When asked about Kulsooms candidacy, R...More..

by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Pradeep, Herath out of 3rd Test

In the five matches that he has played so far, Lahiru has just picked two wickets. They have not been helped by a succession of injuries, capped by a back problem which has sidelined their No 1 bowler, Rangan...More..

Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs
by | Friday, August 11, 2017

Man, 83, found dead with multiple stab wounds after walking his dogs

The married father-of-two, who has not yet been named, was found dead by another walker at 10.45am on Saturday in the woods bordering heathland near East Harling, Norfolk . "Those who use the woodlands and foo...More..