Canadian Press NewsAlert:Greens double seat count in BC election

In the 2013 race, only 379 votes separated victor Holman from third-place finisher Olsen. Olsen is a former Central Saanich municipal Councillor and a First Nations housing consultant and member of the Tsartlip First Nation. Green Leader Andrew We... More..

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Pfizer immuno-oncology drug wins US approval for bladder cancer
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Pfizer immuno-oncology drug wins US approval for bladder cancer

It is the fourth new immunotherapy to be approved for advanced bladder cancer. The latest approval was based on positive data from a clinical trial that included 242 patients with urothelial carcinoma whose d...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Thames hits 13th HR, Brewers outslug Red Sox in 11-7 win

Thames, the bearded slugger, has gone deep in two straight games after nine in a row without a homer. Andrew Benintendi leads the Red Sox with 42 hits and 22 RBI while Xander Bogaerts and Mookie Betts ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Budget 2017: $75b plan to create more than 60000 jobs

The federal government is now on a collision course for a protracted battle with the "four pillars" of the nation's retail banking sector, along with Macquarie Bank , after Scott Morrison imposed a new "Major ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Nuclear Waste Tunnel Collapses in Washington State

A representative at the Hanford Emergency Operations Center who would not give her name said there were no injuries reported. No spent nuclear fuel is stored in the tunnel, Energy Department officials said...More..

Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Side effects emerge after approval for many US drugs

The average gap between approval and the first post-market safety event was 4.2 years. For example, the well-known biologics Humira and Simponi, for rheumatoid arthritis, had a black box warning added to th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

German president favours two-state solution on Israel visit

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu chairs a weekly cabinet meeting in Jerusalem May 7, 2017. Trump announced last week that his first foreign trip as president will include stops in Saudi Arabia, Is...More..

Former Security Guard pleads not guilty to doctor murder charges
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Former Security Guard pleads not guilty to doctor murder charges

Dr Bolanos, who worked at Massachusetts Eye and Ear hospital as a paediatric anaesthetist, was described by colleagues on Monday as a "shining star". Police also said the suspect had allegedly filled a backpa...More..

Lanre Gentry: Mercy Aigbe's Hubby Remanded At Ikoyi Prison
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Lanre Gentry: Mercy Aigbe's Hubby Remanded At Ikoyi Prison

Peter added that Gentry unlawfully assaulted his wife by beating her with physical blows all over her body and also caused Mercy Aigbe's grievous bodily harm after giving her a blow on the nose, with blood gush...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Flood fighting continues in Central, Eastern and Western Canada

Quebec Provincial Police spokeswoman Helene Nepton said late Monday that the body of Mike Gagnon, 37, of Saint-Anne-des-Monts, was recovered about 500 metres from where a strong current pulled the auto toward t...More..

Officials adding name to memorial honoring law enforcement
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Officials adding name to memorial honoring law enforcement

Each year approximately 57,346 law enforcement officers are injured in the line of duty, and in 2016, 143 officers were killed in the line of duty. More than 400 members of the Virginia Division of Law Enforc...More..

FBI Director James Comey has been fired
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

FBI Director James Comey has been fired

That fig leaf explanation seeks to cover the undeniable truth: "The President has removed the sitting FBI Director in the midst of one of the most critical national security investigations in the history of our...More..

Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Hear This! Keep Cotton Swabs Out of Kids' Ears

Studies have found 90 percent of people believe ears should be cleaned and say they regularly clean their ears or their children's ears, according to the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery...More..

Are you a secret coeliac sufferer?
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Are you a secret coeliac sufferer?

Learn the basics about coeliac disease - Your partner will appreciate you understanding the basics of coeliac disease . Quentin, who was diagnosed with coeliac disease two years ago, has voiced a series...More..

ACLU sues for documents in Yemen raid that killed Navy SEAL
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

ACLU sues for documents in Yemen raid that killed Navy SEAL

The ACLU filed a Freedom of Information Act request in March with the Central Intelligence Agency and the Departments of Defense, Justice, and State and is now asking a federal court to enforce it. The group ...More..

Swearing while you exercise makes you stronger, a new study finds
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Swearing while you exercise makes you stronger, a new study finds

Whether the participant repeated a swear word or a regular term, they were instructed to speak it calmly and repeatedly, in an even tone and were told not shout it, the United Kingdom media outlet explained. "A...More..

Plan to crack down on deadly gang violence clears NY Senate
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Plan to crack down on deadly gang violence clears NY Senate

The Republican-led state Senate, for the fourth consecutive session, passed legislation to crack down on violent gangs - but Democratic Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie shot it down. The proposal, the state's firs...More..

Boston physicians found slain in condominium
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Boston physicians found slain in condominium

Teixeira was born in Guinea-Bissau and raised in Cape Verde, the Boston Globe reported . They also found the bodies of Field and Bolanos, two anesthesiologists who were planning to marry by year's end. Lina ...More..

Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Thrown Out After His Death
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Thrown Out After His Death

Susan Garsh said the court "has no choice" but to comply with the law. Prosecutors sought to prevent the abatement, arguing that Hernandez's suicide was a deliberate forfeiture of his appeal. Hernandez's appe...More..

Foran signs three-year deal
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Foran signs three-year deal

Foran has often sought counsel from Hasler and always been linked with a move to Belmore in order to reunite with Hasler. New Zealand worldwide Foran and Hasler won the 2011 premiership together at the Sea Ea...More..