Health Care

New York City tackles deadly rat-related disease

The Health Department said two patients were diagnosed with leptospirosis , a bacterial infection most commonly spread by contact with rat urine, in December and one i...

USA

Toshiba's chairman resigns after $6.3B loss in USA nuclear business

Now, Toshiba is establishing a new structure, with a Nuclear Business Corporate Oversight Committee chaired by its CEO and Toshiba executive officers serving as members...

Global

Major Loss By Toshiba Rattles Nuclear Sector

Toshiba stock plummeted 8% following the delay and associated confusion. Shigenori Shiga will step down Wednesday from the board but will remain as a Toshiba executi...

Sport

Magic of the FA Cup still well and truly alive

Keane knows another shock would make Burnley the story of the cup weekend, and that is something he is determined to avoid. The corner was high and long, and a Lincoln ...

IT&Software

HTC is working on a new kind of mobile VR headset

Chia-lin Chang, HTC President of Global Sales announced a new mobile virtual reality headset will hit the market by the end of the year during the HTC U series launch e...

Science

Japan's trash-gobbling space robot just tumbled back to Earth

Shipped last December, an International Space Station (ISS) refueling vessel was equipped with a 700 meter lanyard that was to be deployed during the completion of the ta...

Culture&Arts

Venezuelan vice president's associate denies USA drugs accusation

El Aissami was responsible for shipping more than 2,200 pounds of narcotics from Venezuela to Mexico and the United States . In a January 31 decree, Maduro granted El ...

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Netflix's 'The OA' Renewed For Second Season

Netflix has announced that The OA, the sci-fi drama that made its surprise debut past year , has been renewed for a second season. Practice your movements - The OA Se...

Jesus' 92-nd minute victor against Swansea lifts City to third spot

In these last three months that are left I have to help the club. As someone who has been with him for the last six years at Manchester City, played with him in World C...

Lady Gaga Stars in the Latest Tiffany & Co. Campaign

She also said she sent Beyonce flowers to congratulate her on her pregnancy. "As much as I always wanted to be an artist I never really chose to be a musician until ...

Panel OKs education secretary nominee Betsy DeVos for Senate vote

A vote for final confirmation in the Senate has not yet been scheduled. As debate on her nomination got underway, Sen. DeVos has long supported charter schools and al...

Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin hold historic telephone call

Because Obama used executive orders to impose several waves of sanctions to punish Russian Federation for its 2014 annexation of Ukraine's Crimea territory and its backi...

Valerie Harper Shares Moving Tribute to 'Sister & Soulmate' Mary Tyler Moore

It was predictable that when Mary Tyler Moore died at 80, everyone wanted to remember her as Laura Petrie and Mary Richards . Moore made her big break on The Dick V...

Maxine Medina apologizes for terno gaffe

She added Filipinos should instead support Medina. The preliminary night judges were the Real Housewives of Atlanta star Cynthia Bailey; former journalist, publicis...

Celebrate Mirjana Lucic-Baroni's renaissance by watching her last Grand Slam semifinal

Nope. She's preparing for her semifinal match at the Australian Open against world No. 2 Serena Williams. "I can't believe this, this is insane ", said Lucic-Baroni. Th...

Disney Reveals Star Wars Episode VIII Title, Internet Jumps to Episode IX

Daisy Ridley and John Boyega escape an attack in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (Abrams, 2015). It won't be the last Star Wars film , but it may feature the last...

Alec Baldwin will host 'SNL' for record-breaking 17th time

The February gig will also set a record - marking his 17th time as host. Interestingly, Baldwin has said he would stop doing it if Trump releases his tax returns . H...

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Magic of the FA Cup still well and truly alive

February 20 2017 --  Keane knows another shock would make Burnley the story of the cup weekend, and that is something he is determined to avoid. The corner was high and long, and a Lincoln head, left...

Chelsea gets Man United in FA Cup Q-Final

February 20 2017 --  Mourinho, who will be without Wayne Rooney for the return leg in St Etienne on Wednesday, reckons watching Lincoln and Millwall produce FA Cup upsets 24 hours earlier spurred his...

Economy

Trump Visits Boeing to Tout Jobs, Manufacturing

Southern states for decades have recruited manufacturers by promising freedom from the influences of labor unions, which except for some textile mills have been historically reject...

U.S. open: Stocks fall after Yellen speech, while dollar strengthens

Grant, who accurately predicted the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory, said the president and Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin will take advantage of filling key vaca...

Breaking News

GSP Rumored To Be Close To UFC Return

Considering he never dropped the UFC welterweight title in the cage, it'd make sense for GSP to step in against the current champion. St-Pierre, who has expressed an interest in fa...

ISRO makes history, launches record 104 satellites : PM Narendra Modi congratulates scientists

With this feat of ISRO , India now becomes the first country to script history after launching these record number of satellites in a single rocket. It set the record for most s...

Drug catapult found attached to US-Mexico border fence

Border Patrol, officials said. Authorities dismantled a catapult used to launch drugs from Mexico to the United States last week after they found the contraption and marijuana ...

U.S. open: Stocks fall after Yellen speech, while dollar strengthens

Grant, who accurately predicted the Brexit vote and Donald Trump's victory, said the president and Treasury Secretary nominee Steven Mnuchin will take advantage of filling key vaca...

Venezuelan vice president's associate denies USA drugs accusation

El Aissami was responsible for shipping more than 2,200 pounds of narcotics from Venezuela to Mexico and the United States . In a January 31 decree, Maduro granted El Aissami ex...

Nuggets crush Warriors, tie three-pointer record

Nikola Jokic had 27 points, 13 rebounds and four assists while Gary Harris added 16 points. While the Nuggets were great, it also helped that Stephen Curry played one of the w...

Toshiba's chairman resigns after $6.3B loss in USA nuclear business

Now, Toshiba is establishing a new structure, with a Nuclear Business Corporate Oversight Committee chaired by its CEO and Toshiba executive officers serving as members of the co...

Special Reports

Kim Jong-un's half-brother 'assassinated with poisoned needles at airport'

Kim Jong-un's half-brother 'assassinated with poisoned needles at airport'

South Korea's Foreign Ministry said it could not confirm the reports, and the country's intelligence agency could not be reached for comment by Reuters . diplomats, the only remai...

DeVos vote bodes ill for bipartisanship

She's a hyperbolic prototype for other Trump nominees who are clearly being rewarded for loyalty (Jeff Sessions), who are unqualified (Ben Carson) or who have been put in charge of...

Internal DHS Report Puts Trump's Border Wall Cost at $21.6 Billion

Internal DHS Report Puts Trump's Border Wall Cost at $21.6 Billion

The report is expected to be presented to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary in the next few days, but the administration may not choose to take the actions it re...

Mexican mother deported under Trump crackdown despite protests

Mexican mother deported under Trump crackdown despite protests

Garcia De Rayos has a prior felony conviction dating from March 2009 for criminal impersonation". Since then, she has attended immigration meetings to go over her case. In a state...

650 whales stranded in New Zealand after another mass beaching

According to reports, part of the reason the rescue attempt was so hard was because they whales "are social animals and want to remain close to their pod, even if majority are n...