People Encouraged 'Rock One Sock,' Help Raise Awareness About Missing Children

According to the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP): "Missing Children's Day is dedicated to encouraging parents, guardians, caregivers, and others concerned with the well-being of children to make child safety a priority".... More..

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Kansas lawmakers prepare to debate tax hikes, school funding

It was Senate payback for the House, which, while devising its version of the state budget, voted 103-43 to declare that public funding should stay with public schools — similar to stances it has taken in pre...More..

Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

The bill would also create a commission meant to determine how the state could best regulate and tax marijuana and how to protect public safety . Finally, the commission would have at least a year to look ...More..

Pa. residents will be able to get REAL ID
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Pa. residents will be able to get REAL ID

Pennsylvania is one of several states that have yet to implement a program that would allow residents to comply with the federal requirements - but the bill , which is now in Gov. There are four states that th...More..

Sears posts quarterly profit on Craftsman sale, cost cuts
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Sears posts quarterly profit on Craftsman sale, cost cuts

Gross margin rate fell 20 bps to 21.6% of sales. For the full year, analysts are looking for a loss of $12.58 per share on revenues of $17.25 billion. raised its position in shares of Sears Holdings Corp by 1...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Manchester Arena attack: United Kingdom officials 'furious' over USA leaks

Rep. Mike McCaul (R-Tex.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, told the Associated Press that the bomb used in Manchester suggests a "level of sophistication" and whoever was behind its makin...More..

Ajax's youngsters come up short in Europa League final
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ajax's youngsters come up short in Europa League final

A guttural roar of "Manchester, Manchester" thundered around the Friends Arena at the full-time whistle. "We played for England , we played for Manchester and we played for the people who died". "I didn't ...More..

Just one alcoholic drink per day increases breast cancer risk, scientists find
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Just one alcoholic drink per day increases breast cancer risk, scientists find

According to a report from Science Daily , a major new report by the American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) and the World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) collated the report on the habits and lifestyle f...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Ex-CIA head says he warned Russia about meddling

A new report says US intelligence services obtained information during the 2016 presidential election that showed senior Russian officials discussing how to influence Donald Trump through his campaign adviser...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Healthy SC teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

That news is a scary enough finding, but what is even more worrisome is that the list of beverages 16-year-old Davis Allen Cripe consumed in the hours prior to his death isn't all that out of the ordinary. ...More..

Quit your job and get paid to cuddle cats all day
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Quit your job and get paid to cuddle cats all day

Would you like to spend all day petting cats - and being paid for it? Dublin's sole cats-only vet clinic wrote in the job advert posted online . The posting has been viewed more than 7,000 times on the a...More..

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

An editorial in the New England Journal of Medicine said the clinical trial of Epidiolex in Dravet syndrome represented "the beginning of solid evidence for the use of cannibinoids in epilepsy ", afte...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

President Donald Trump's budget chief delivered a spirited defense of the plan's deep spending cuts, but his agriculture secretary offered only a half-hearted endorsement of proposed reductions to farm su...More..

Trump Team Stands by Budget's $2 Trillion Math Error
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Trump Team Stands by Budget's $2 Trillion Math Error

There also appears to be a dubious calculation regarding how the tax cuts are counted: The plan seems to use the lower taxes championed by Trump to promise stronger growth while also assuming that the tax c...More..

CBO: Republicans' health plan would leave 23 million more uninsured
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

CBO: Republicans' health plan would leave 23 million more uninsured

A bill passed by US House Republicans would cause 23 million people to lose healthcare coverage by 2026 while de-stabilizing health insurance markets in some states and making it hard for sick people to b...More..

Drug Counselors Overdose at Addiction Facility
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Drug Counselors Overdose at Addiction Facility

Freedom Ridge Recovery Lodge is a halfway house for recovering addicts set in a residential area of the township on Freedom Valley Circle, officials said. Authorities have recently warned of fentanyl, a substa...More..

23M would lose health insurance under GOP bill, says report
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

23M would lose health insurance under GOP bill, says report

The reforms would reduce the federal deficit by some US$119 billion - US$32 billion less than the estimated net savings in the previous version of the bill , CBO reported. Fred Upton (R-MI) brought moderate Re...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Senate Republicans quietly working on health overhaul bill

The penalty is seen as critical to inducing younger, healthier people to get coverage. The analysis said the House bill, the American Health Care Act, would reduce federal deficits by $119 billion over the ...More..

Here's How the GOP Health Care Bill Would Hurt 'Less Healthy People'
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Here's How the GOP Health Care Bill Would Hurt 'Less Healthy People'

The CBO analysis sharpens the conundrum over healthcare for the Senate's Republican majority, which says it's working on its own repeal bill. Schumer said the legislation would end up "causing costs to skyr...More..

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says

Genetic analysis of samples collected as the Zika virus (ZIKV) spread throughout the Americas after its introduction in 2013 or 2014 has shown that the virus circulated undetected for up to a year in some r...More..