Vegas vending machines will now provide clean needles

The Southern Nevada Health District is making sure people have access to clean needles to reduce the risk of spreading diseases. The idea behind the vending machines is that they would encourage drug users to use clean syringes. Congress reacted ... More..

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Day 2 upset: No. 8 Bulls topple No.1 Celtics

In the locker room prior to the game , emotions among Thomas' teammates were raw. But teammates and coaches marveled at the way he competed despite what he is going through. Several messages were written o...More..

Japan PM urges North Korea to stop missiles
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Japan PM urges North Korea to stop missiles

Pointing to Trump's recent military actions in Syria and Afghanistan, Pence said, "North Korea would do well not to test his resolve ", or the US armed forces in the region. Trump said on Sunday that he refrai...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Isaiah Thomas scores 33 for Celtics a day after his sister's death

Isaiah Thomas entered the Boston Celtics' matchup with the Chicago Bulls on Sunday with emotions running high. He was consoled by coaches and teammates, including Avery Bradley, who is also from Tacoma. On Ap...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Antonio Conte takes blame after Chelsea FC fall at Old Trafford

Marcus Rashford scored the opener before Ander Herrera netted his first goal in 32 league appearances for United. Jose Mourinho's squad avenged its 1-4 humiliation at Chelsea's Stamford Bridge in the fir...More..

FDA stuns Eli-Lilly, Incyte by rejecting rheumatoid arthritis drug
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

FDA stuns Eli-Lilly, Incyte by rejecting rheumatoid arthritis drug

The reason is the FDA wants more clinical data to determine appropriate dosing as well as to address unspecified safety concerns. Because of this, there is a critical need to provide additional treatments to ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Alexander Radulov lifts Canadiens past Rangers in overtime

Artturi Lehkonen and Shea Weber scored power-play goals for Montreal and Carey Price stopped 20 shots. Still, this was a more than satisfactory performance by Gallagher, Plekanec, and Byron, and it makes one ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Turkey's vote expanding Erdogan powers valid: Election body

Although the "no" vote won in the capital, the margin was narrow. More than 55 million people in the country were registered to vote, while another 1.3 million Turks cast ballots overseas. "Believe me, this e...More..

Leicester's Shakespeare unsure of points target for survival
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Leicester's Shakespeare unsure of points target for survival

A raucous atmosphere and a performance of relentless intensity saw Leicester turn a 2-1 deficit against Sevilla into a 3-2 aggregate win in the previous round and left-back Christian Fuchs is relishing trying...More..

Bill Nye teams up with Tyler, the Creator for new theme song
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Bill Nye teams up with Tyler, the Creator for new theme song

And to keep up with the times, Bill has evidently enlisted the help of rap star Tyler, The Creator to create the show's theme song. "It would come on Saturday morning, before the cartoons". Both Bill and Tyle...More..

Who is Steve Stephens, suspect in Cleveland Facebook killing?
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Who is Steve Stephens, suspect in Cleveland Facebook killing?

Stevens worked for Beech Brook, a behavioral health agency serving children through mental health services, foster care and adoption, at-risk youth programs and other services. "We know that Steve is still out ...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Nearly half a million Iraqis have fled Mosul fighting

Iraq's Federal Police, one of the several forces attacking the militants, said it had made a new push against the group holed up in the Old City, where tanks and heavy vehicles are not able to operate because...More..

Trump Signs Law That Allows States to Defund Abortion Providers
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Trump Signs Law That Allows States to Defund Abortion Providers

H.J. Res 43 voids a regulation that forces states to use Title X money to fund Planned Parenthood. It squeaked through the Senate on March 30, when Vice President Mike Pence rushed to cast a tie-breaking vote...More..

Condom-clogged pipe led to prostitution bust at massage parlor
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Condom-clogged pipe led to prostitution bust at massage parlor

Farm to Market 620 - near Anderson Mill Road - after getting a tip from the property's management company about possible prostitution at the massage parlor. The unidentified man told them that he had received...More..

Hundreds hunt for Easter Eggs
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Hundreds hunt for Easter Eggs

Tens of thousands of candy-filled Easter eggs were spread across the field from a hovering helicopter for the Love of Easter Egg Drop event. Brightly colored eggs and candy. "It was a lot of fun". This Brid...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

United Kingdom blames Russian Federation for Syria deaths

Haley said that it was hard to see a peaceful and stable Syria with Assad as president [CNN report], based on his action and the current situation in Syria . The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Unit...More..

by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Game thread: Rockets vs. Thunder - Game One

The Houston Rockets (third seed) will face the Oklahoma City Thunder (sixth seed) in their opening playoff series. But it's hard to objectively look at this Spurs team and say that it's demonstrably better th...More..

ICE immigration arrests spike in first months of Trump presidency
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

ICE immigration arrests spike in first months of Trump presidency

From January through mid-March, ICE arrested 21,362 immigrants, compared to 16,104 during the same period previous year. That represents almost a 33 percent increase under Trump compared to former President Bar...More..

Helpful tips for last minute taxpayers as federal deadline quickly approaches
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

Helpful tips for last minute taxpayers as federal deadline quickly approaches

While employers rarely neglect to send out W-2s, 1099s are a different story. Whenever you file your return, a tax attorney can make sure you do not make mistakes that lead to you overpaying your taxes. As the ...More..

US Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to surrender
by | Monday, April 17, 2017

US Police urge man who livestreamed homicide to surrender

Posts on Stephens's Facebook page said he had "lost everything" to gambling and wanted to speak to several people he named, according to NBC News, which saved the Facebook posts before they were removed. ...More..