South Korea warns of N.Korea 'provocations,' US navy group approaches

Around 200 foreign journalists are in Pyongyang as the country marks the 105th birth anniversary of its founding president Kim Il Sung on April 15, North Korea's biggest national day called "Day of the Sun". The Trump administration is reviewing its ... More..

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Trump allowing states to block some Planned Parenthood money

Trump signed the legislation one month after he said that he would continue to direct taxpayer dollars to Planned Parenthood if it stopped performing abortions. Yet Title X has always been in the cross-hair...More..

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Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ:GILD) & Tahoe Resources Inc (NYSE:TAHO) Stocks Buzz

COPYRIGHT VIOLATION WARNING: "Gilead Sciences, Inc". Several other hedge funds have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Finally, Lombard Odier Transatlantic Limited Partnership boosted its pos...More..

Kevin Hart to star in and produce action-comedy
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Kevin Hart to star in and produce action-comedy "Night School"

The film is based on a story he wrote about a group of people who must attend adult education classes together in order to prepare for the GED exam. Tim Story is set to direct the movie. Hart starred in four co...More..

Back in Texas, Perry touts technology to keep fossil fuels, climate viable
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Back in Texas, Perry touts technology to keep fossil fuels, climate viable

Perry told the audience on Thursday that over the past three months the Trump administration has been working to "rescue the energy sector from the regulatory mess" left by the Obama administration, and intends...More..

Syria chemical attack: Samples from site 'test positive' for sarin
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Syria chemical attack: Samples from site 'test positive' for sarin

Russian Federation on Wednesday rejected calls to withdraw support from Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, claiming that would curtail efforts to fight Islamic State in the country and querying U.S. -Russia rela...More..

Astronaut John Glenn to be interred at Arlington Cemetery
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Astronaut John Glenn to be interred at Arlington Cemetery

Neller stood at the head of the coffin, then knelt and formally presented the folded flag to Glenn's widow, Annie, who sat in a wheelchair at the grave side under a tent. Glenn, who author Tom Wolfe once called...More..

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with US panel, with caveats
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with US panel, with caveats

Why the differing opinions? As Dr. Otis Brawley , chief medical and scientific officer with the American Cancer Society, points out in a commentary for CNN, "it is fair to say the harms of prostate scree...More..

Navy bans vaping on ships after explosions, burns
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Navy bans vaping on ships after explosions, burns

The Navy ban will be put into effect May 14 , but sailors now at sea can ask for a grace period. Multiple Sailors have suffered injuries from the devices, including first- and second-degree burns and facial ...More..

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MDHH confirms second measles case of 2017

Measles - which was eliminated from the United States back in 2000 - has made a small comeback because of global travel and because some people are reluctant to get the vaccine which could prevent the disease. ...More..

Nikki Haley: We Don't See Peace in Syria With Assad
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Nikki Haley: We Don't See Peace in Syria With Assad

Russia's deputy ambassador to the UN, Vladimir Safronkov, described the U.S. strikes as "illegitimate". The missile strikes catapulted Washington into confrontation with Russian Federation, which has advisers...More..

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Tanaka finds form, Yanks beat Cards 4-3 for 5th straight win

St. Louis is 3-7 this season and lost this one in part because of a sloppy defensive miscue. The last place Cardinals (which is just fun to say) come into town having struggled out of the gate. "If you're hot i...More..

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India, Australia ink anti-terror pact

The much-touted India and Australia civil nuclear deal , which was signed in 2014, has also failed to take off with delay in the uranium shipments from there. After the talks, PM Modi said, "Our bilateral mech...More..

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Puff, puff, pass: Liberals table legislation to legalize marijuana

Regulations will prohibit package designs that can be deemed to be appealing to young people. Adults aged 18 and older would be allowed to grow up to four cannabis plants for each residence , with plants n...More..

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Community Easter Egg Hunt

There will also be a closing musical program at 2 p.m. If you're out in Hammond, there's a free Community Easter Egg Hunt also on Saturday, at 10 a.m., at Hammond Park, at 20600 Lorne Ave. Magnetic eggs wil...More..

Britney Spears Shows Off Tanned and Toned Bikini Body on Beach Vacation
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Britney Spears Shows Off Tanned and Toned Bikini Body on Beach Vacation

Britney Spears is one hot mama! Her boys looked all grown up and ready for the beach, yellow boogie boards in tow. The singer took to her Instagram account to share a shot of herself and her sons Sean a...More..

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Celebrating Easter in peace and harmony

That Risen life is shared with us in Baptism and is our hope for eternal life. "We see that brow bruised and we hear that dying groan; and while the priests scoff and the Devils rave and the lightning of God...More..

At 17 kgs, eight-month-old Indian baby baffles doctors and parents
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

At 17 kgs, eight-month-old Indian baby baffles doctors and parents

Doctors are confused as to what is causing her insatiable appetite, and are growing increasingly anxious about her health. DUBAI: An Indian baby girl is worrying doctors and her family due to her ballooning w...More..

FDA Warns Abbott Labs About Heart Device Problems
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FDA Warns Abbott Labs About Heart Device Problems

Eastern Time on April 13, Abbott's stock price decreased 1.61 percent since the beginning of the day to $42.78 per share. In one instance, FDA found that Abbott "underestimated the occurrence" of a possibly...More..

Thunder's Russell Westbrook, Pacers' Paul George named NBA Players of the Week
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Thunder's Russell Westbrook, Pacers' Paul George named NBA Players of the Week

Other nominees for the NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week were Atlanta's Tim Hardaway Jr., Brooklyn's Jeremy Lin, Golden State's Klay Thompson, Houston's James Harden , the LA Clippers' Bla...More..