Health Care

Drug use by United States workers reaches a 12-year high

The Quest Diagnostics Drug Testing Index (DTI) examines test results according to three categories of workers: federally-mandated, safety-sensitive workers; t...


Healthy obesity a myth, study concludes

Dr Rishi Caleyachetty, who led the study, said it was true that weightlifters could be healthy and yet have a BMI that suggested they were obese. Researcher...


Parents charged after infant girl suffers over 100 rat bites in Arkansas

An examination has revealed that the infant had 75 to 100 rat bites all over her body, including on her arms, fingers, hands and face. In one instance, a bite...


Brother of victim in unsolved Ohio massacre appears in court

Leonard Manley said he feels police are targeting his family. So Maj. Alan L. Lewis of the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigations secretly put a Global Position...


New Mexico mosquitoes capable of transmitting the Zika virus

The New Mexico Department of Health says it's the first time this season that the mosquito species has been found in that part of the state. "We're starting t...


SC teen dies after drinking too much caffeine, coroner rules

A SC coroner is warning about the dangers of excessive caffeine consumption after a 16-year-old student was pronounced dead from a caffeine overdose. Watts ...


Inflation hits highest level in over three years

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney last week warned of "challenging times", with officials now predicting inflation will reach nearly 3 percent this year. Eco...


Central African Republic violence 'highly worrying,' United Nations says

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres's spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said . The overnight assault on the camp in the southeastern city of Bangassou, which is n...


Australia considers banning laptops from airliner cabins

On Wednesday Turnbull said he would not comment on intelligence sharing "other than to say we have a very close intelligence-sharing relationship with the Unit...


Trump Administration Eyeing Low-Income Subsidies in Obamacare Repeal Bill

But analysis released this week by Avalere Health concluded that that amount wouldn't be enough to provide full coverage for those with pre-existing condition...


Heroin epidemic pushing up hepatitis C infections in US

Hepatitis C leads to liver cancer. " Much less frequently, hepatitis C is also transmitted through sexual contact or during pregnancy between a mother and ...


New cyber chaos appears to have been avoided: Europol

He warned governments against stockpiling such code and said instead they should vulnerabilities to manufacturers - not sell, store or exploit them, lest they...


Kids on DC field trip on overturned bus

All lanes were closed before Exit 89/MD155 near the location where the bus rolled onto its side. A teacher was taken to a trauma center in Baltimore, Superinten...


200000 users, 150 countries hit by ransomware: Europol chief

NHS National Services and the Scottish Ambulance Service were also hit by the attack, which disrupted systems in almost 100 countries. But the agency added th...


World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

MalwareTech, who is based in the United Kingdom, did not disclose their identity or gender to CNN. The malware attempts "to connect to the domain we registered ...


Seven hospitals affected by cyber attack still in need of support

Patients of the state-funded country-wide service are facing days of chaos as appointments and surgeries were cancelled after almost 45 NHS organisations from ...


DHS Considers Carry-On Laptop Ban On Flights From Europe

The US said airlines flying to the United States from European airports that would be involved in implementing the ban have been given a warning that it is un...


Mother's Day card for grandma leads to mom beating boy, police say

Shontrell Yurmeish Murphy, 30, hit the child "really hard a few times" in the back, front, and side of his head on Thursday, the victim's sister said in an arre...


Rare tick-borne illness worries some medical professionals

In April, RDR reported on a five-month old infant in NY being diagnosed with Powassan disease after an array of symptoms led his admission to the Connecticut ...


North Korea accuses Central Intelligence Agency of plot to kill leader Kim Jong

Central Intelligence Agency and South Korea's National Intelligence Service had "ideologically corrupted" and bribed a North Korean timber worker employed in Ru...


Arsenal beats Southampton 2-0, climbs into 5th in EPL

But the Germany global has denied those suggestions, insisting criticism motivates him and he only values Arsene Wenger's verdict on his performances. Those ...


Showers and Storms Return Tonight and Tomorrow

Current models project between 1 to 1.5 inches of rain on Saturday for southwest CT - not the 3 inches that was forecast on Thursday . Our Future Trak mode...


Palm Beach K9 officer shields handler from gunfire

Investigators earlier in the day were looking for Philip Oshea, a 46-year-old suspect in a robbery at a suburban West Palm Beach bar around 4 a.m., the Palm Be...


Daredevils make Supergiant wait for play-off spot

Karun Nair top-scores with 64 as Delhi post 168/8. Earlier, Nair's 45-ball (64), laced with nine hits to the fence, helped Delhi recover from a precarious...


UK's Theresa May Maintains Strong Lead in Weekend Opinion Polls

The local elections on Thursday were widely seen as a sign of things to come in the snap general election on June 8, announced by the British Prime Minister las...