MI health chief charged in Flint water probe

Both men's charges come from an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in Flint that stemmed from the city's state-mandated switch to using water from the Flint River in 2014 and 2015. October 15, 2015: The Michigan Legislature and Snyder approve almost $... More..

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North Korea Lays Into 'Ignorant' US Over Trump's Paris Climate Agreement Exit

Gov. David Ige signed the sSnate bill on Tuesday, saying he was motivated by the evidence of climate change visible every day in Hawaii . On Tuesday, North Korea's foreign ministry blasted Trump for his...More..

Republicans, Democrats call for unity after congressional shooting
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Republicans, Democrats call for unity after congressional shooting

The gunman, identified by authorities as James T. Hodgkinson III of IL, died after a shootout with police. "I started to look up and somebody in the dugout - I don't know who it was - saved my life because he...More..

Virginia Blood Services calls for donations
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Virginia Blood Services calls for donations

This was highlighted by the Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Awang Haji Zulkarnain bin Haji Hanafi in his message on the occasion of World Blood Donors Day which carries the theme " What Can You Do? "....More..

NZ economy grows smaller-than-expected 0.5% in 1st quarter
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

NZ economy grows smaller-than-expected 0.5% in 1st quarter

The gross domestic product (GDP) figure just missed analyst predictions of an 0.7 per cent rise and was well off the central bank's 0.9 per cent forecast. The main driver of growth was retail trade and accommod...More..

Mobile and Verizon's Galaxy S8 Now Getting Android Pay Support
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Mobile and Verizon's Galaxy S8 Now Getting Android Pay Support

The Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus stood atop the newly released smartphone rankings by Consumer Reports on Tuesday, beating out Apple's iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 7. The app also has live and traditional stickers ...More..

Clashes in Kashmir during strike
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Clashes in Kashmir during strike

Authorities suspended classes in all schools, higher secondary schools and colleges of Kashmir Valley for today. Authorities imposed restrictions in parts of Srinagar and in Shopian town to maintain law and...More..

US President Donald Trump criticizes Republican healthcare reform bill
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

US President Donald Trump criticizes Republican healthcare reform bill

Perhaps if the bill fails, Trump and congressional Republicans will look back fondly on their Rose Garden celebration last month. Next, the Senate will come up with their version of the same bill. "The total ...More..

Game on: Tragedy won't stop annual baseball game
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Game on: Tragedy won't stop annual baseball game

Thursday night's Congressional Baseball Game will go on as scheduled tomorrow, Rep. Joe Barton , the manager of the Republican team, and Rep. Mike Doyle, manager of the Democratic team, confirmed at a join...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Why Trump's Withdrawal From the Paris Climate Accord Hurts American Influence

On June 1st, 2017, President Donald Trump declared that the United States was withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord. The top USA official at the meeting, Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott...More..

Bishop Among Those At Congressional Practice When Gunman Opens Fire
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Bishop Among Those At Congressional Practice When Gunman Opens Fire

Among Republicans at a baseball game practice interrupted by gunfire in Alexandria, Va., were Mike Bishop of Rochester, John Moolenaar of Midland and Jack Bergman of northern MI. "We were inside the backstop an...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in critical condition, hospital says

The shooter is now in custody and has reportedly been taken to George Washington Hospital where he was listed in critical condition. U.S. Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said the two wounded p...More..

Global Hydrochloric Acid Market Research Report 2017
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Global Hydrochloric Acid Market Research Report 2017

The regional segments of the global Semitrailers market are also examined and data gained from this analysis presented. The competitive landscape of the global market for Endoscopy Devices is determined b...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Michigan Officials Charged With Manslaughter In Flint Water Crisis

The crisis began when blood samples from young children from Flint , Michigan showed that they had much more lead in their blood due to lead seeping into the city's pipes when they began using local drinking...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

After Deadly High-Rise Inferno In London, A Search For Survivors - And Answers

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service is providing advice and reassurance to people who are concerned about the safety of high-rise buildings following this morning's fire at Grenfell Tower in London (June 1...More..

MI state officials charged with manslaughter in deadly Legionnaires' outbreak
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

MI state officials charged with manslaughter in deadly Legionnaires' outbreak

A press statement from Schuette's office alleges that Lyon waited a year before alerting the public about the outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease as a result of the crisis, an act that led to the death of 85...More..

Conjoined twin girls separated by CHOP surgeons
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Conjoined twin girls separated by CHOP surgeons

On June 7 30 medics at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia operated on the tots, separating them and then carrying out careful reconstruction surgery on their heads . It took months of planning and preparati...More..

by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

It is "highly likely" that new appointments to the shadow cabinet will be made this week . Ms Rayner was first appointed to the shadow education secretary role in July 2016, in the wake of the resignation o...More..

British Inflation Rate Rises to 4-Year High as Brexit Bites
by | Thursday, June 15, 2017

British Inflation Rate Rises to 4-Year High as Brexit Bites

The central bank is widely expected to keep interest rates at their record low of 0.25 percent on Thursday. Sterling extended Friday's 1.6 percent slide against the dollar, which was the biggest one-day loss ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

5 key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony

Trump confident Christopher Ruddy, CEO of conservative Newsmax Media, told PBS Newshour on Monday that he thought Trump "was considering perhaps terminating the special counsel", a decision that would require...More..