May 17 storms across Eastern Iowa

For that reason, those counties along and west of the Illinois River Valley are under a slight risk for severe weather. In addition to tornadoes, thunderstorms on Wednesday evening will be capable of producing large hail and damaging winds. More..

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'Fat and frail' seniors benefit from right exercise combo
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

'Fat and frail' seniors benefit from right exercise combo

He's a professor of medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Experts have anxious about recommending weight loss to older, obese people because it speeds up bone and muscle loss, increasing the dang...More..

Smith's IPL team rises to occasion to reach final
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Smith's IPL team rises to occasion to reach final

But it was an atypically slow surface at the Wankhede Stadium. Mumbai slipped to 41-3 then 51-4 in Sundar's last over when Kieron Pollard was also caught neatly by Smith. Tripathi's 20-ball knock was laced wi...More..

Second Ebola case in Congo confirmed
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Second Ebola case in Congo confirmed

He explained that patients with more severe cases would show bleeding under the skin, internal organs or even from mouth and ears. The Ebola virus was first discovered near the River Ebola in 1976 in nort...More..

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Comey associates dispute Trump's account of conversations

In the termination letter to Comey, Trump thanked him for telling the president "three times " that he personally is not under investigation for collusion with Russian Federation during his 2016 campaign. Amon...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

USA condemns Turkish bodyguards' attack on protesters

Tuesday's brawl harkens back to Erdogan's visit to Washington , D.C.in March 2016. A protest outside the Turkish ambassador's residence turned violent. CORNISH: What do you mean by that? A similar skirmi...More..

Scenes of utter destruction emerge following deadly tornado in Oklahoma
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Scenes of utter destruction emerge following deadly tornado in Oklahoma

Footage taken on Tuesday, May 16, captured the destruction wreaked by a tornado that swept through the town of Elk City, western Oklahoma, resulting in the death of one person. Mikles body was found in a field ...More..

South Korea: Sanctions, Dialogue to Denuclearize North Korea
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

South Korea: Sanctions, Dialogue to Denuclearize North Korea

Haley also criticised Moscow, after Russian President Vladimir Putin responded to North Korea's latest missile launch by saying that while his country opposed Pyongyang's nuclear programme, it was unacceptabl...More..

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USA names Robert Mueller as special counsel for Russian Federation probe

Democrats demanded an independent commission to dig into his firing of FBI Director James Comey, but Republican House Speaker Paul Ryan cautioned against "rushing to judgment". Mueller will have to propose a bu...More..

University of Wisconsin-Madison main Twitter account hacked
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

University of Wisconsin-Madison main Twitter account hacked

The tweets are actually still up, so you have to figure whoever runs the account is still locked out. The main Twitter account for UW-Madison was hacked Wednesday morning and university authorities are work...More..

Syria war: Turkey will never accept United States alliance with Kurds - Erdogan
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Syria war: Turkey will never accept United States alliance with Kurds - Erdogan

Erdogan said his visit would "mark a historical turn of tide" and hailed "outstanding relations" between the nations. Turkey believes that the Kurds in Syria are linked to the Kurdistan Workers' Party. The ...More..

Many don't use sunscreen properly, raising risk of skin cancer
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Many don't use sunscreen properly, raising risk of skin cancer

Researchers set up complimentary sunscreen dispensers at 10 information booths at the Minnesota State Fair, which typically draws more than 1.7 million attendees each August. A good sunscreen helps protect agai...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Davita Inc (DVA) Posts Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $0.03 EPS

Louisiana State Employees Retirement System has invested 0.03% of its portfolio in Davita Inc (NYSE:DVA). The stock recovered 116.07% since its low point and has performed 95.16% year-to-date. If you are read...More..

California police shoot man after two-hour standoff
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

California police shoot man after two-hour standoff

The Orange County coroner's office on Wednesday identified the man as 24-year-old Edwin Fuentes, of Tustin. Lt. Bob Wright tells the Orange County Register (http://bit.ly/2rg78ho ) that officers spent about t...More..

California Lawmaker Moves To Classify 'Stealthing' As Rape
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

California Lawmaker Moves To Classify 'Stealthing' As Rape

Sex can not be categorized as consensual, according to the bill, if during intercourse one partner removes a "sexually protective device" without notifying the other partner. Though Brodsky's article focused on...More..

North Korea: Ballistic missile test successful
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

North Korea: Ballistic missile test successful

New sanctions were expected to be discussed at a closed council meeting today, the diplomats said, speaking on condition of anonymity because talks have been private. The test was conducted to assess the "tac...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

Tornadoes in Wisconsin, Oklahoma leave 2 dead

In Elk City, a community of about 13,000 people roughly 110 miles (180 kilometers) west of Oklahoma City, Matt Bynum considers himself lucky. "A lot of tornado damage" has been reported to the subdivision and...More..

OH officer leaves hospital after accidentally overdosing on fentanyl
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

OH officer leaves hospital after accidentally overdosing on fentanyl

Officers determined the officer got fentanyl on his skin while trying to get a suspect out of the auto. " We think they were trying to flee, but they were blocked in ". 'Daddy! Daddy!' They hug him - Boom. "T...More..

NASCAR's Regan Smith replaces injured Almirola in Charlotte
by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

NASCAR's Regan Smith replaces injured Almirola in Charlotte

Smith will pilot the No. 43 in the Monster Energy Open at Charlotte, and if he wins one of the three stages of the race, Smith will advance to the main event at CMS, the Monster Energy All-Star Race. It is unkn...More..

by | Thursday, May 18, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware Attack Could Spark Lawsuits - But Not Against Microsoft

Bkav's free device will help users to check whether their computer have been affected by Wanna Crypt which is extremely unsafe as it is capable of stealing information and decrypting the entire system that ha...More..