Nasdaq Races To An All-time High, As Dow, S&P 500 End Flat

Comcast was the top stock on the S&P, with a 3 percent increase after the company's profit beat analysts' estimates on strong subscriber growth. Financials, which had risen for the past three days, were down 0.7 percent. Microsoft, Amazon.com and Goo... More..

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The 'plastic bag' womb that could save lives
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

The 'plastic bag' womb that could save lives

The animals "breathed" and swallowed normally, opened their eyes, grew wool and developed properly functioning nerves and organs, said the researchers in the journal Nature Communications . Premature babies ...More..

by | Friday, April 28, 2017

United States to tighten sanctions on North Korea

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats described North Korea on Wednesday as "an urgent national security threat and top foreign poli...More..

Bridlington School Excited For Tour de Yorkshire
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Bridlington School Excited For Tour de Yorkshire

I don't often get too emotional but I definitely felt a lot of emotion on the start line a year ago. Due to injuries and a busy spring schedule, the American based team will only be taking six out of eight ri...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Support for marijuana legalization at all-time high

Nearly 3 out of 4 of the poll's participants said the federal government shouldn't stop the sale and use of marijuana in states that have already legalized it. Most men have tried it, while most women say the...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Premature lamb grown in plastic womb

Alan Flake, a fetal surgeon at the hospital and the author of the study said that the whole idea of the artificial womb is to support the normal development of the fetus by re-creating everything that the rea...More..

See who the Cardinals get in 2-round NFL Wire mock draft
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

See who the Cardinals get in 2-round NFL Wire mock draft

He says the woman who made the claims is "an opportunist". The draft is a collectively bargained issue and a deal between the owners and the players allows the draft to take place even though a third party, t...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Pentagon warned Flynn against taking foreign payments, documents show

The Pentagon confirmed its investigation after the House Oversight Committee released a 2014 letter the DIA sent to Flynn advising specifically that he needed advance permission from Congress before accepting a...More..

15-year sentence for shooter at Black Lives Matter protest
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

15-year sentence for shooter at Black Lives Matter protest

Scarsella had testified that he was not sympathetic to the protesters. When protestors demanded that they show their faces, they refused. Clark and his grandfather James Clark - Jamar Clark's father - kept up...More..

The Columbus Circle Investors Takes Position in Illumina, Inc. (ILMN)
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

The Columbus Circle Investors Takes Position in Illumina, Inc. (ILMN)

Stock market analysts and brokers have recently amended their target prices on shares of Illumina, Inc . Zacks Investment Research downgraded Illumina from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating in a research note ...More..

by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Trump's Proposed US-Mexico Border Wall Will Not Be Built - US Congressman

Democratic leaders in the House and Senate welcomed the new developments. As lawmakers worked to negotiate a spending bill that would avert a shutdown on the 100th day of Mr. Instead the legislation will pay ...More..

Freedom Day protests call for Zuma's resignation
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Freedom Day protests call for Zuma's resignation

A granddaughter of the late President Nelson Mandela addressed crowds at the rally pledging her solidarity with them. Some might say we are not free because of crime, racism and discrimination, others feel free...More..

Yale graduate students pledge hunger strike to press union bid
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Yale graduate students pledge hunger strike to press union bid

Wednesday morning a group of students and staff from Yale University gathered outside the home of the university president. "So we will wait, without eating". Two other women involved in the fast, Julia Powers ...More..

I will continue to respect Oba Akiolu despite snubbing me - Ooni
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

I will continue to respect Oba Akiolu despite snubbing me - Ooni

The 73-year-old Oba of Lagos steps out with his colourful attires looking good. "Agbekoya will not support any traditional ruler that is rude to the Ooni". A chieftain of the pan-Yoruba socio-cultural associati...More..

Buhari to Jonathan: I allow the law to take its course
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Buhari to Jonathan: I allow the law to take its course

The book titled " Against the Run of Play - How an incumbent President was defeated in Nigeria" was written by Olusegun Adeniyi, he is also the author of "Power, Politics and Death: A front-row account of Nige...More..

Meningitis: Death toll in Nigeria rises to 813
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Meningitis: Death toll in Nigeria rises to 813

These include diseases like polio, as well as meningitis that has killed up to 745 Nigerians in the past few months", the Senate President said, "We need to encourage more families and communities to embrace va...More..

Catholic school reports ex-administrator to law enforcement
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Catholic school reports ex-administrator to law enforcement

A spokesperson for Lawrence's Central Catholic High School said an allegation was made last week by a member of the class of 2008 that he was drugged and raped in 2006 by school administrator Andrew Nikonchuk, ...More..

Bill that raises gas taxes for road funding clears Senate
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Bill that raises gas taxes for road funding clears Senate

The bill received a final vote Thursday morning and passed 30-9. If he does, the legislature can override a veto with a two-thirds vote from both bodies. That way, even if the Senate didn't pass a separate road...More..

FIFA fines Albania $100000 for fan disorder in Italy
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

FIFA fines Albania $100000 for fan disorder in Italy

Today world football's governing body has announced "Albania has been fined CHF 100,000 for a series of incidents during the match" with Italy "fined CHF 15,000 for incidents that occurred during the same match...More..

House backs $40B state budget, Senate up next
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

House backs $40B state budget, Senate up next

Discussions were frank and sometimes testy, particularly between Republican moderates and more fiscally conservative House members . Rob Bradley , R-Fleming Island, is the Senate's idea of how Florida will ...More..