US teen dies of caffeine overdose

You worry about their safety, their health, especially once they start driving. "We worry about their safety, their health, especially once they start driving, but it wasn't a vehicle crash that took his life, instead it was an energy drink". More..

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Contraceptive pill made from olives can prevent pregnancy, scientists say
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Contraceptive pill made from olives can prevent pregnancy, scientists say

A team at UC Berkeley recently examined two commonly used traditional plant-based folk remedies and discovered a potentially new mechanism that could lead to non-toxic, non-hormonal contraceptives. Purusing b...More..

A Wallenda to dangle by her teeth over Niagara Falls
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

A Wallenda to dangle by her teeth over Niagara Falls

There will most likely be another Wallenda stunt coming to Niagara Falls - this time involving daredevil Nik Wallenda's wife. The deal was announced after the Niagara County Legislature unanimously approved a...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Xi: New initiative needs to reject protectionism

On the eve of the One Belt One Road (OBOR) forum, India issued a statement saying it can not "accept a project that ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and territorial integrity". Other leaders of former S...More..

Winnipeg police arrest, charge men with killing Tina Fontaine's cousin
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Winnipeg police arrest, charge men with killing Tina Fontaine's cousin

Raymond Cormier, 54, has been charged with second-degree murder in her death. "Jeanenne was not the intended victim". On Tuesday, police also charged Brass with second-degree murder charges in a separate case...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Microsoft slams USA government for its part in 'WannaCrypt' worldwide cyberattack

The so-called WannaCry ransomware locks access to user files and in an on-screen message demands payment of $300 (275 euros) in the virtual currency Bitcoin in order to decrypt the files. He says Chinese secu...More..

Richie Towell set for loan move to Championship club
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Richie Towell set for loan move to Championship club

Towell scored his first goal for Brighton in January in his side's shock FA Cup defeat to non-league Lincoln City. Hughton, who won 53 caps for Ireland, told theargus.co.uk: "Players like Rohan (Ince) and R...More..

Ford to cut 1400 jobs in North America, Asia
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ford to cut 1400 jobs in North America, Asia

The company has not confirmed the report, but issued a statement acknowledging that it is focusing on "three strategic priorities", which include protecting its "core business ... Jonas said he was impressed ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Chinese state media says USA should take some blame for cyber attack

Intelligence and law enforcement officials said they feared WannaCry might foreshadow a wave of damaging attacks, as criminals and others race to make use of digital weapons that for years were available only t...More..

64 guns seized from OH nursing home killer's house
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

64 guns seized from OH nursing home killer's house

Forty-three-year-old gunman Thomas Hartless killed himself after the slayings Friday at a nursing home in Kirkersville, about 25 miles (39 kilometers) east of Columbus. "I never intended Tom to be jailed for hi...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Numbers in on Lingering WannaCry Attack

Governments and computer experts girded Monday for a possible worsening of the global cyberattack that has hit more than 150 countries, as Microsoft warned against stockpiling vulnerabilities like the one a...More..

Fidget spinner sends Texas girl to emergency room
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Fidget spinner sends Texas girl to emergency room

When she looked in the rearview mirror, she saw Britton, red-faced with drool pouring from her mouth. The mother pulled the vehicle over and her daughter pointed to her throat indicating that she swallowed so...More..

UK May's Conservatives hold 18 point poll lead: Survation
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

UK May's Conservatives hold 18 point poll lead: Survation

She will also outline new protections for those working in the "gig economy" - such as Uber drivers - following a review led by Matthew Taylor, the former advisor to Tony Blair. The prime minister will also ple...More..

Sues UnitedHealth Over Medicare Overpayments
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sues UnitedHealth Over Medicare Overpayments

According to the lawsuit , that cost the Medicare program more than $1.14 billion between 2011 and 2014. It was unsealed in February when the government announced its intention to intervene in the False Claims...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Tory leader Ruth Davidson hits out as Scottish Labour suspends councillors

Aberdeen City Council announced earlier today that a coalition of Labour, Conservative and Independent councillors had reached an agreement to take control of the local authority. Highlighting the tensions betw...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

China pays for Windows XP addiction as 'WannaCry' hits

According to Business Insider, about 7% of PCs are still running XP, and nearly half are running Windows 7 (which is also soon reaching that window where its support will end). Sixteen of the 47 trusts hit by t...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

FAA: Plane crashes on approach to New Jersey airport

Wall said that yes, Trump has disavowed certain statements. That led to one of the most pointed interactions, when Judge Michael Hawkins asked this question. ROSE: Well, they disputed that Trump's campaign rhet...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Ransomeware: India least prepared due to low awareness level

Although those behind the attack remain unknown, Bitcoin wallets are publicly visible. Now the " kill switch " discovered by MalwareTech appears to be holding, although it seems reasonable to assume that va...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Teenage boy dies after overdosing on caffeine

He did not have a pre-existing heart condition. The young man, who was a strong advocate against the use of drugs and alcohol, collapsed in class just before 2:30 pm. "Our objective here today is to let peo...More..

Palestine President to undertake four day visit of India
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Palestine President to undertake four day visit of India

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas arrived on Sunday on a four-day visit to India in a bid to strengthen ties with New Delhi ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's historic trip to Israel. The Palestine Presi...More..