New Zika discovery how virus attacks fetal brain

These problems included microcephaly, a rare condition where a baby takes birth with a small head. It enables us to focus the research. The virus selectively infects cells that form the brain's cortex, or outer layer, making them more likely to die... More..

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by | Wednesday, March 09, 2016

National Portrait Gallery Honors Nancy Reagan; Funeral Is Friday

That's not to say Reagan's presidency was flawless or that the late first lady was an uncontroversial figure. "I had tears in my eyes when I heard she died", said Kritzer, who said he turned 18 just in  time ...More..

by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Bernie Sanders Keeps Winning-and Pundits Don't Like It

Von Buelow says that he's a Roman Catholic and Cruz, who is a Southern Baptist, is "the candidate who's most aligned with my beliefs". "Nobody has ever asked me for my birth certificate", he said . One thing b...More..

by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

How To Watch Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton In Tonight's Free

On the eve of Michigan's crucial primary, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clashed on the campaign trail, with the Vermont senator on the defensive over his support for the auto industry and the f...More..

by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

OH to lower flags to honor Nancy Reagan

When the former president was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 1994, Mrs. Reagan helped her husband write a poignant letter that revealed his plight to the public. Commentators have noted the substantial i...More..

North Korea readying nuclear weapons
by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

North Korea readying nuclear weapons

Johns Hopkins University's 38 North project, which monitors North Korea, said an image from February 21 showed an unusual convoy of trucks near the vertical engine test stand. More..

Watch Donald Trump Respond to Romney: 'He Was Begging for My Endorsement'
by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Watch Donald Trump Respond to Romney: 'He Was Begging for My Endorsement'

Romney also disputed Trump's claim that he had opposed the Iraq war. "His is not the temperament of a stable, thoughtful leader". Or, as he said at the time, "People at the grassroots need to realize they can e...More..

by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

North Korea issues chilling nuclear threat

A UN Security Council resolution adopted last week laid out the toughest sanctions imposed on Pyongyang to date over its nuclear weapons program and will, if implemented effectively, apply significant economi...More..

Rush Limbaugh: Ted Cruz Won Bruising Debate
by | Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Rush Limbaugh: Ted Cruz Won Bruising Debate

The anti-Trump forces have a short window to stop the caustic businessman, who has accumulated 319 of the 1,237 delegates needed to win the nomination at July's Republican national convention, outpacing Cruz...More..

by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Arnold Schwarzenegger Endorses John Kasich, Calls Him 'Action Hero'

He said that he is officially the Terminator 2, the Governator 2 and that he slept in the jacket for the first month. "With him in the race, the whole tenor of the campaign has changed, and my challenge has...More..

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders ratchet up rancor in Democratic debate
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders ratchet up rancor in Democratic debate

Voters in Michigan will go to the polls March 8 for the state's primary. "It shouldn't be the middle class of America", said 74-year-old Sanders . But regardless of Sanders' tough tone Sunday, Democratic v...More..

Delegate math: Trump not yet on track to win nomination
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Delegate math: Trump not yet on track to win nomination

Wiley Hall's event ended with 44 votes for Clinton and 177 for Sanders, while Mayo had 781 for Sanders and Clinton had 103. Next was Pitkin County at 800, more than double compared to the last time Democrats we...More..

Northern Lights UK last night: Spectacular aurora borealis over Britain on Sunday
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Northern Lights UK last night: Spectacular aurora borealis over Britain on Sunday

Stargazers across the United Kingdom have been treated to a dazzling display of the northern lights. Also known as the Aurora Borealis, the Northern Lights are a natural-light display that enlivens the nightt...More..

Heartwarming love letter Ronald Reagan wrote to Nancy in 1960
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Heartwarming love letter Ronald Reagan wrote to Nancy in 1960

Their harsh feuding over the GOP nomination and the invoking of President Reagan's name to bolster their candidacies struck one library visitor. Sharon Hirtzer and her husband, Joe, were among the mourners ou...More..

by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Russia Concerned by North Korea's Nuclear Strike Threat

In these circumstances, the agency reported, DPRK leader Kim Jong Un supervised the testing of a new multi-purpose missile launcher, which "will strengthen the striking power of the Korean People's Army". Secur...More..

Super Saturday 2016 Republican Results: Ted Cruz Having A Big Night
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Super Saturday 2016 Republican Results: Ted Cruz Having A Big Night

Polls had predicted Trump would get a big win in Louisiana, and early returns showed him with a 20 point lead over Cruz. Ted Cruz has won the Kansas Republican caucuses and is ahead in ME as the Texas senator...More..

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Hold Big Leads in MI
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton Hold Big Leads in MI

In the GOP primary race, Trump received 41 per cent of support from respondents. On the GOP side, Donald Trump won the states where people think Barack Obama was born the Antichrist or in Kenya or both (Ken...More..

by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Nancy Reagan dead at 94

Schnose, a psychologist, said he'll remember most Mrs. Reagan's outspoken support for Alzheimer's awareness when the former president was diagnosed with the disease after leaving office. "She was a longtime fri...More..

Sharapova to make 'major announcement'
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Sharapova to make 'major announcement'

Her forearm injury began late last season at the Wuhan Open, where she retired against Barbora Strycova in the third set and subsequently missed most of the Asian swing. Maria Sharapova has only played spari...More..

Confirmed Zika Virus Case In San Francisco
by | Monday, March 07, 2016

Confirmed Zika Virus Case In San Francisco

The news was made public after Napa County health officials had reported a pregnant woman testing positive for Zika. Dr. Karin Nielsen , from the University of California, led the pregnancy study at the Fi...More..