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US, allies attacking Syria to stop chemical weapon

Lt. Gen. Kenneth McKenzie , director of the joint staff, said in a briefing at the Pentagon Saturday morning that the joint forces targeted three locations w...


Rain to Turn Into Snow Friday, Winter Storm Warning Issued

Environment Canada is out with a Winter Storm Warning for areas of Barrie, Orillia, Collingwood, Midland, Muskoka, Parry Sound, and parts of Dufferin County. ...


Night owls die young in a world scheduled for early birds

This is an incredibly large group of people to study and this is the first time a population has been studied with the intention of assessing how chronotype a...


Prince William and Kate waiting until birth to discover baby's gender

Similar to when the duchess gave birth to Prince George and Princess Charlotte in 2013 and 2015, respectively, the no parking signs were out for more than t...


Red hot chilli pepper: Man develops brain disorder after eating Carolina Reaper

He ended up in a NY state hospital with "excruciatingly painful episodic headaches " after eating a "Carolina Reaper", according to a new study in the journ...


Lacey's Holowka strikes out 14 in shutout: Softball roundup

Tyler, Fleming, Dickerson and Mya Shreve all had two hits in the game. Ste. Genevieve led 15-8 after five innings, and Valle went three up, three down in the ...


Police Find Body Of Missing CDC Doctor In A River

Atlanta Police Maj. Michael O'Connor said that Cunningham had shared some "concerns at work" as well as "some personal issues" with family the day before he dis...


Freezing rain and wind warnings are in effect

An inch or so accumulation possible. Little or no snow accumulation expected. Even in April, winter is still holding on. Weather conditions and speed were b...


Two dead due to contaminated synthetic pot

She noted that out of everyone tested, nine tested positive for an anticoagulant called brodifacoum , often used in rat poison . Two people in Illinois ha...


Ibrahimovic gives fans 'Zlatan' -- and MLS its greatest game ever

A Daniel Steres own goal would make it 3-0 to FC at the Stubhub Center before the Galaxy struck back in an awesome 15 minute spell through goals from Sebast...


OUR VIEWPOINT: Citizenship question proper, but unnecessary

Having citizenship data at the census block level will permit more effective enforcement of the VRA, and Secretary Ross determined that obtaining complete a...


Strongly oppose Air India sale: Mamata

Starting off the disinvestment exercise - a major initiative of the NDA government - Expression of Interest (EoI) has been sought from various entities, inclu...


Delhi Budget: Road fix to be major thrust area, says Kejriwal

Sisodia also termed the budget a "Green Budget", with a promise of round-the-year, real-time pollution study. Sisodia announced 50 per cent concession in regi...


Minneapolis police officer charged with murder, manslaughter

Jaylani Hussein is executive director of the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations. "No charges can bring Justine back. He said fro...


Moscow to Expel 23 UK Diplomats, Revokes Agreement on Opening Consulate Gen.

Britain and Russian Federation have each expelled 23 diplomats, broken off high-level contacts and taken other punitive steps in the escalating tit-for-tat disp...


Duterte announces Philippines' 'immediate' withdrawal from ICC

In a statement on Wednesday, President Rodrigo Duterte said that he was pulling out of the Rome Statute for the "baseless, unprecedented and outrageous atta...


Rallies held after Rio politician is shot dead

She added that nothing will stifle activist voices and said those at the protest vow to keep fighting. "Marielle is here! Today and forever", some chanted i...


FDA seeks research, public input in fresh move to curb nicotine addiction

Compared to nonsmokers, people who now smoked up to 10 cigarettes a day were 40 percent more likely to develop high frequency hearing loss and 10 percent more...


List of healthiest NC counties released

Raquel Bournhonesque, a County Health Rankings public health representative, said counties often move up or down the list relative to how other counties perfo...


Woods takes share of early lead at Innisbrook

Woods was nearly flawless, only a bogey at his final hole, the par-four ninth at Innisbrook Resort north of Tampa, Florida, preventing him from holding the outr...