Health Care

Zimbabwe Bans Poultry Products from South Africa After Avian Flu Outbreak

They include eggs, both for table and for hatching, frozen full-boned meat, as well as mechanically de-boned chicken. While bird flu is an avian virus in the ...


Cadbury chocolate factory becomes Australia's first victim of latest Petya cyber attack

The ABC quoted an union official at the Cadbury facility in Claremont had stopped production at about 9.30pm AEDT on Tuesday. He encouraged Australians to ...


End-of-life prescription drugs taken by 111 Californians a year ago

The patient must verbally ask for the lethal prescription to a doctor twice and with at least 15 days between each request. The state data shows that duri...


Pres. Donald Trump accepts Emmanuel Macron's invitation to visit Paris in July

USA president Donald Trump has accepted French president Emmanuel Macron's invitation to visit France for the Bastille Day parade. France celebrates Bastill...


Charles meets Grenfell Tower survivors and hails 'fantastic' volunteers

The investigation, which could run alongside the public inquiry into the deadly blaze, comes as 95 high-rises nationwide - 100 per cent of those sampled - have ...


Dissolvable patch developed for flu vaccine

Nadine Rouphael , an associate professor at the Emory University School of Medicine and lead author of the trial, which was a collaboration with the Georgia Ins...


Supreme Court will hear sports betting case

If New Jersey prevails, "it could and will open up the floodgates nationally for sports betting ", said Daniel Wallach , a lawyer with the firm Becker and P...


Large-Scale Cyberattack Spreading Through Russia And Ukraine

Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said the potential ransomware campaign affecting his country is "unprecedented", but "vital systems haven't been...


New Real Madrid deal for Zidane is Perez's first job

Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insisted the LaLiga champions were yet to enter negotiations with Manchester United over forward Alvaro Morata . Re...


DUP backs deal to support minority Tory government

May said the two parties "share many values". Sinn Fein's John O'Dowd said he was not sure whether a deal could be struck. Labour branded the deal "shabby a...


Utah wildfire grows to largest active fire in US

More than 1,400 personnel are involved in the firefighting effort, utilizing 13 helicopters and 39 fire engines. Heavy smoke and haze are clouding Northwest C...


Back to Switzerland for Cyprus peace deal talks

In a statement a day ahead of the summit in Crans-Montana, Switzerland, Guterres pledged his "steadfast commitment" to supporting negotiations aimed at ending C...


Justices' Eye On Sports Betting May Spur Leagues' About-Face

The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down the New Jersey law past year, ruling that the law violated the federal Professional and Amateur Sports P...


Remember these firework safety tips to have an injury-free Independence Day

It could take three or four months of playing the recorded sound of fireworks for your dog at an increasingly louder volume before he eats, before a walk, and b...


Taco Bell in Las Vegas hosts first wedding at in-house chapel

For the meal, guests will enjoy a 12-pack of tacos (what else?) and a Cinnabon Delights cake for dessert. So what exactly does a $600 Taco Bell wedding ...


New NV Pot Rules Protect Kids; Legal Battle Won't Stop Sales

In other words, only alcohol distributors can transport cannabis products from suppliers to retailers during this period. While officials in California haggle...


Supreme Court rules for Missouri church in 'playground' case

He pointed to a footnote in Chief Justice John Roberts' decision that noted the court was focusing on "express discrimination based on religious identity wi...


Ex-North Korea detainee Otto Warmbier has severe brain damage, doctors say

Warmbier reportedly does not show any consistent response to stimulation, shows no sign of understanding language, responding to commands or awareness of his en...


US Republican to withhold consent for arms sales over Gulf dispute

U.S. Republican Senator Bob Corker said on Monday that he will not agree to any arms sales to countries in the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the ...


Immigration law experts react to SCOTUS decision on travel ban

Trump said the ban will come in effect within 72 hours of the court's decision. "Given that preserving national security is "'an urgent objective of the hi...


Judge hears arguments over funding for the Legislature

Kelley called it a clear violation of the separation of powers that would "obliterate" the House and Senate, arguing Dayton's line-item veto power should be lim...


Body found in Oklahoma Walmart bathroom 3 days after woman was seen

Police in an Oklahoma town are investigating after a woman's body was found in a Walmart family bathroom, and appeared to have been there for several days. "S...


Two New Cases of Human Plague Have Been Confirmed in New Mexico

While seen as a relic of the Middle Ages, the New Mexico DOH said in its statement that there were four cases of plague in 2016. The first case of the yea...


Three Chicago police officers indicted in shooting death of Laquan McDonald

In a statement obtained by BuzzFeed News , Patricia Brown Holmes said current and former Chicago police officers David March, Joseph Walsh and Thomas Ga...


Gay pride parades sound a note of resistance _ and face some

Longtime gay rights supporter Lady Gaga has implored the public and fans to shine a light on equality ahead of New York's Pride parade on Sunday (25Jun17). "B...