Is there a gas shortage? What you need to know

The Colonial pipeline , which transports huge amounts of fuel from the gulf coast to NY, was out of service in the Texas refining hubs of Houston and Port Arthur. "And we're trying to manage the problem in the short term", Craddick said. Nation... More..

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President Buhari congratulates Super Eagles for victory over Cameroon
by | Saturday, September 02, 2017

President Buhari congratulates Super Eagles for victory over Cameroon

Cameroon were the continent's surprise champions in Gabon earlier this year, but their limitations were exposed during the Confederations Cup in Russian Federation and completely laid bare in Uyo as Nigeria ran...More..

Be prepared to protect against West Nile virus over Labor Day Weekend
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Be prepared to protect against West Nile virus over Labor Day Weekend

According to the department, their illness onsets ranged from August 6 through 11. The Health Department says homeowners should eliminate mosquito breeding and harboring sites on their property. Marcus Cheath...More..

USA adults
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

USA adults "still struggling" with obesity: CDC

Men experienced obesity at a slightly higher rate than women - 34.5 percent versus 33.1 percent. Previous year was the first time this annual report recorded any declines in adult obesity rates, with four state...More..

Gov. Rick Scott wins legal battle against State Attorney Aramis Ayala
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Gov. Rick Scott wins legal battle against State Attorney Aramis Ayala

The state Supreme Court ruled on Thursday, Aug. 31, that Scott had the power to reassign cases from Ayala. Rick Scott took away from her office with executive orders after she announced in March that she will...More..

Harvey horror: Shivering girl, 3, found clinging to drowned mom
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Harvey horror: Shivering girl, 3, found clinging to drowned mom

A Texas woman has died trying to save herself and her young daughter from floods in the aftermath of Harvey - but the little girl survived, authorities said . Floodwater covers the streets in Houston on Tues...More..

Haryana issues lookout notice against Dera chief aides
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Haryana issues lookout notice against Dera chief aides

Airports and bus and railway stations across the country have been put on alert. The plan however failed and the police managed to whisk away the Dera chief and take him to a jail at Rohtak from Panchkula ...More..

Hubble detects first hints of water in potentially habitable TRAPPIST-1 planets
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Hubble detects first hints of water in potentially habitable TRAPPIST-1 planets

In observing Trappist-1, and calculating the water loss rates and the geophysical water release rates, the researchers found that some of the planets may have lost huge amounts of water as a result of the incom...More..

Prince's favourite colour wasn't purple
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Prince's favourite colour wasn't purple

How much did we really know about Prince? What's even worse than that is the revelation he actually loved orange the most. In an interview with the Evening Standard about an upcoming London exhibi...More..

Woman Delivered Her Own Baby Born Inside an Amniotic Sac
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Woman Delivered Her Own Baby Born Inside an Amniotic Sac

But for her and her fiance, it's a celebration of having another child - they already have a five-year-old girl. But they increased in intensity and she chose to shower and go to the hospital - just to be saf...More..

Funeral March Planned To Demand Government Action On Overdose Awareness Day
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Funeral March Planned To Demand Government Action On Overdose Awareness Day

Deaths involving synthetic opioids rose as the supply of fentanyl increased drastically around 2013. OH says a record 4,050 people died of drug overdoses in the state previous year, driven in large part by th...More..

Ram Rahim acted like a wild beast: Judge in order
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Ram Rahim acted like a wild beast: Judge in order

Earlier, there was confusion over the term of the sentence, with reports that Ram Rahim was sentenced to 10 years in jail. It was however only by 6 pm did the judge clarify that the sentences would not run co...More..

Newborns' Dads are Getting Older
by | Friday, September 01, 2017

Newborns' Dads are Getting Older

Meanwhile, the proportion of dads who were 50 or older rose from half a percent to almost one in every 100. Eisenberg and his colleagues analyzed 168,867,480 births - all the live births reported in the US ...More..

Blue Whale game claims life of 13-year-old in UP
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Blue Whale game claims life of 13-year-old in UP

As per media reports , the police found the telling image of a whale carved on Vignesh's left forearm with a blade where the words - "Blue Whale" -written below the diagram. Madurai police officer Manivanna...More..

My Lord am guilty, says Kidnapper Evans
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

My Lord am guilty, says Kidnapper Evans

The Lagos State Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Adeniji Kazeem , who led the prosecution of the first arraignment, said the billionaire kidnaper and his team, including those at large, committ...More..

President Buhari awards D'tigress with N1m each
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

President Buhari awards D'tigress with N1m each

In contrast, since his return this month, Buhari's office has been releasing a flurry of photos and statements from the president's engagements, like meetings with his vice president, heads of the military and ...More..

Looters threatened with mandatory jail time in Harvey's wake
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Looters threatened with mandatory jail time in Harvey's wake

In a matter of hours Tuesday, Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo had warned looters to stay away from his city and then choked back tears as he announced the death of one of his veteran officers. The dive team ...More..

Ponderosa Fire near Oroville burns 2500 acres, destroys homes
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Ponderosa Fire near Oroville burns 2500 acres, destroys homes

CAL FIRE: 10 residences and 20 outbuildings have been destroyed. An evacuation is in place along Lumpkin Road from the Enterprise Bridge to Lake View Terrace. It was not immediately clear how many homes and oth...More..

App scans selfies for signs of cancer
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

App scans selfies for signs of cancer

The symptoms of this disease don't often reveal themselves until it is well progressed, and it carries a five-year survival rate of just nine percent. Co-author Dr. Jim Taylor , a professor in the UW Medicine ...More..

Harvey Leading To Higher Gasoline Prices Across NE Oklahoma
by | Thursday, August 31, 2017

Harvey Leading To Higher Gasoline Prices Across NE Oklahoma

Numerous affected refineries in the Houston area, however, still are underwater, and evaluations have not yet begun. Corpus Christi refineries have reported no major damage and have begun the process of resta...More..