Health Care

Risk of abuse: FDA wants opioid painkiller pulled from market

The latest FDA moves come as some experts argue that the benefits of abuse-deterrent formulations have been overstated. FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb said:...


Britain's May urges Northern Irish government deal by June 29

Former Northern Ireland secretary of state Lord Hain has accused the Conservatives of "putting party before peace" by seeking an agreement with the DUP to...


Washington tunes in for Congressional Baseball Game

Congressmen who were at the practice, including Rep. Mark Walker, R-6th, the pitcher for the GOP team who wasn't injured, credit the quick actions of the office...


Authorities say escaped Georgia inmates captured

One of them fatally shot both guards, and then they jumped out of the bus and carjacked a driver who happened to pull up behind them on a state Highway 16 in Pu...


Swiss prosecutors confirm 25 investigations linked to FIFA

According to the criminal information, between 2010 and 2015, the defendant was employed as a private banker at two financial institutions based in Switzerland,...


Supreme Court orders to declare NEET results

While it says that the recruitment body can work under the supervision of the Supreme Court , the letter also says that the Union Public Service Commission (UP...


E-cigarettes may be as harmful as smoking, says research

While the long-term effects of e-cigarettes are still unknown, most research to this day has found the health impacts to be, in varying degrees, lower than toba...


Brexit talks left hanging as May tries to form alliance

DUP sources told the BBC an announcement on a deal with Tories had been delayed because of the tragedy of the Grenfell Tower blaze . "I think there is ...


Gunshots Ring Out at Republican Congressional Baseball Practice

Several other people were hurt in the incident at a baseball field in Alexandria. The 66-year-old suspect from Belleville, Illinois, was a volunteer for Senat...


Neighbors, friends react to suspect in Virginia congressman shoo

Hodgkinson also had arrests in his background for a series of minor offenses and at least one more serious matter. She says she didn't know a lot about what h...


President on Scalise's condition: 'He's in some trouble'

After accepting it gracefully, Barton cracked, "Next year we won't be so nice". "ONE FAMILY", proclaimed a sign in the crowd. But they were able to shot and kil...


Two policemen injured in Srinagar militant attack

The deceased youth was identified as Naseer Ahmad, who was a resident of Ashtengo village in north Kashmir's Bandipora district. "He entered a neighbour's hou...


Creating a better world through a reading program

There will be drawings for prizes including free laser tag passes and Somerset Patriots baseball tickets as well as special events like a teen cooking challen...


BJP, opposition hold parleys on Presidential election

Congress president Sonia Gandhi has set up a 10-member sub-group of representatives from opposition parties to take forward the deliberations. Sources said...


Number of teens vaping drops by almost 1 million

Despite this good news on a national basis, the total tobacco product use for high school students (20.2 percent) is still too high and the patterns of youth ...


Eagles LT Jason Peters gets extension on contract

Either way, it seems like a prudent stance, because as bad as any organization may look when one of its players gets into legal trouble, the personal brand will...


Rabid Raccoon Drowned by Maine Woman After Attack

While jogging on a familiar, overgrown, wooded trail near her home on a recent warm afternoon, Rachel Borch thought to herself, "what a attractive day". "I didn...


Lakers talking to teams about trading second pick

I'd get my brand out there and just building myself. "I respect all of them", Fultz said about his draft competition. While the second pick is coming down...


Erendira Wallenda flies over Niagara Falls

Wallenda hung on by his teeth 250 feet above Silver Dollar City in Branson, Missouri, in 2011. She was on a Hula-Hoop-type device dangling from a helicopter a...


Texas congressman's staffer among those wounded in shooting

According to the website Legistorm, Barth has worked for Williams since fall 2016 and before that, worked for Randy Neugebauer , also a Texas Republican repres...


Mosquitoes with West Nile found in Tippecanoe County

Lon Kightlinger, state epidemiologist for the department, said in a release. Limit time spent outside at dawn and dusk, when mosquitoes are most active. The v...


Congressman Scalise Remains In Critical Condition After Alexandria Shooting

Congressman Jeff Duncan of SC said he had just left the practice and encountered the apparent gunman in the parking lot before the shooting . Rep. As Paul ...


Brexit talks will reportedly begin on Monday despite Britain's political chaos

Following discussions in Brussels on Thursday, the offices of Brexit Secretary David Davis and the European Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier release...


MI health chief faces involuntary manslaughter, misconduct charges in Flint water crisis

The Michigan attorney general said his office had also released an interim report on the investigation. The Flint water crisis led to lead-tainted wa...


UK, EU in suspense as May tries to strike power deal

Despite anger at the election , she was cheered briefly at the start of the meeting. Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson flew to Belfast on Saturday t...