South Carolina Teen Dies From Excessive Caffeine

A caffeine overdose killed a SC teenager last month, the Richland County coroner said Monday. " We lost Davis from a totally legal substance ", Watts said. "Now the goal here today is not to slam Mountain Dew, it's not to slam cafe lattes, it's n... More..

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Oil prices soar as KSA, Russia back extension of output cut

World oil prices jumped on Monday, with USA crude futures trading 3% firmer at more than $49 a barrel. The market reaction reflected how far the commitment went beyond market expectations: the consensus view ...More..

With 6 days to go, legislative leaders resume budget talks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

With 6 days to go, legislative leaders resume budget talks

The governor's offer Tuesday afternoon followed a slow start to talks in the morning, which included a brief squabble about which side had skipped out on an abortive second meeting. We're going to send these re...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

One of Britain's Most Notorious Killers Is Dead

The five victims of Brady and Hindley - Pauline Reade, John Kilbride, Keith Bennett, Lesley Ann Downey and Edward Evans - were aged between 10 and 17. He said he has had mental issues since the episode as he ...More..

Mark Cuban: Raiders' Move to Las Vegas Could
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Mark Cuban: Raiders' Move to Las Vegas Could "Backfire"

It wasn't a reflection of what I thought of the area here. Jeremy Aguero, the principal for Las Vegas-based Applied Analysis, which serves as the authority staff, said late Tuesday that the finishing touches ...More..

J&K: Indian troops retaliate to ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Balako
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

J&K: Indian troops retaliate to ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Balako

An intelligence source said the Pakistan Army was targetting Lam and Pukharni areas of the Nowshera sector. Fifty-one schools in the area have been closed for an indefinite period, while 36 in Manjakote and D...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A&E restrictions lifted after cyber attack on NHS

Patients are no longer being diverted away from hospital accident and emergency units after restrictions put in place following the cyber attack on the health service were lifted, NHS England has said. Services...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

New ransomware attacks may hit today, experts say

Technicians around the world are scrambling to apply computer patches and restore systems amid fears that a global malware attack could wreak a new round of havoc on Monday when businesses reopen. An electron...More..

Spurt in oil prices revives energy stocks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Spurt in oil prices revives energy stocks

Nine of the 11 major S&P 500 sectors closed higher, with the materials index leading the percentage gainers. The Nasdaq composite index was up 11 points, or 0.2 percent, at 6,160. ENERGY: Benchmark U.S. crude w...More..

These are the fittest big cities in the US
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

These are the fittest big cities in the US

It takes data mainly from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "This is where health happens", she tells Today . In D.C., there is a high percentage of residents who meet government guideli...More..

Sally Yates refuses to speak about 'collusion' between Trump and Kremlin
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sally Yates refuses to speak about 'collusion' between Trump and Kremlin

Flynn was sacked in February for lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his discussions with Russia's ambassador. It didn't seem like the most promising venue for memes, but yesterday's Senate committee hea...More..

Parasite could be lurking in your sushi
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Parasite could be lurking in your sushi

The report said the patient had anisakiasis , also known as a herring worm disease, that can be caused by the consumption of contaminated raw or undercooked fish or seafood. An endocopsy was performed and it s...More..

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by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

This article was published today at 11:20 am

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%. ...More..

Banks reinforce cyber defenses after global attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Banks reinforce cyber defenses after global attack

After a massive ransomeware cyber attack hit hospitals in Britain and organizations around the world last week, technology experts worked through the night to patch computer systems, according to Security Min...More..

Sheriff: Body is missing 8-year-old South Carolina girl
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sheriff: Body is missing 8-year-old South Carolina girl

It was at that time, deputies discovered Ella Lowery's daughter, Iyana Lowery, 8, was missing. The press release saying Harrington was charged with the murder of Ella Lowery was released Saturday. As Crime On...More..

Most US troops kicked out for misconduct had mental illness
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Most US troops kicked out for misconduct had mental illness

During the four-year span, the Defense Department separated 91,764 servicemembers for misconduct, and 57,141 - or 62 percent - were diagnosed with PTSD, TBI or other conditions such as adjustment, anxiety, bipo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Corbyn sets out radical manifesto for United Kingdom polls

Commenting on Labour's manifesto, Malcolm Mclean, Senior Consultant at Barnett Waddingham, said; "The cost implications of Labour's plans are enormous and as such are nearly certainly unrealistic". Big business...More..

Fox touts having 2017 Ohio State-Michigan game
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Fox touts having 2017 Ohio State-Michigan game

The Spartans originally were planning to play at Florida, but Michigan State officials confirmed on Tuesday that game will be pushed back to the 2018-19 season. Michigan-Ohio State was the biggest draw of 2016 ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Kony Ealy likens Patriots to 'military lifestyle'

Now a Patriot and playing under coach Bill Belichick, who has a similar military background and respect for it, Ealy is noticing the same kind of morals apply to his new team. When evaluating this draft class i...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Moors murderer Ian Brady dies, Ashworth Hospital confirms

Brady was found guilty of murdering five children in the 1960s with his girlfriend Myra Hindley , who died aged 60 in 2002. Indiscriminate of gender, sexuality or race, the demonic pair took their victims o...More..