• What we know about Jacksonville shooting suspect David Katz
What we know about Jacksonville shooting suspect David Katz

Members of the gaming community, as well as others who knew Robertson and Clayton, took to Twitter to honor them. Another followed two minutes later. Various competitors tweeted about the horrors of the afternoon, including professional gamer Drini Gjoka , who wrote , "I am literally so lucky".

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  • Schumer Wants to Rename Senate Office Building After John McCain
Schumer Wants to Rename Senate Office Building After John McCain

That moment appeared to cement McCain's reputation as a politician with a fierce independent streak, although his overall voting record shows he was more partisan than his public image. He continued to issue statements and tweets , published a valedictory book and took part in an HBO documentary that some likened to starring in his own obituary.

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  • World's oldest cheese found in Egyptian tomb
World's oldest cheese found in Egyptian tomb

The tomb was the final resting place of a high-rank Egyptian official, Ptahmes, who in the 13th century BC was the former mayor of the ancient city of Memphis . Older cheese residues discovered were typically attributed to natural fermented milk like yoghurt or kefir, but the discovery at Saqqara revealed no trace of proteins from natural m...

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  • 21-year-old receives historic face transplant
21-year-old receives historic face transplant

The young woman survived but was critically injured, having lost her forehead, nose and sinuses, mouth except for the corners of her lips and much of the bones that make up the jaws and front of her face. She also has to continue with physical and occupational therapy for the time being. As Katie Stubblefield brushed her fingers across her face...

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  • Record mosquito numbers cause West Nile virus threat across Pennsylvania
Record mosquito numbers cause West Nile virus threat across Pennsylvania

Gov. Tom Wolf and the Legislature recently approved a $140,000 increase to the program's budget. These efforts will be ongoing until the first hard frost of the year. They urge people to reduce infection risk by using insect repellent, reducing standing water to prevent mosquito breeding and wearing long clothing.

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  • A 'Supreme' show: Trump savors big reveal for court choice
A 'Supreme' show: Trump savors big reveal for court choice

Doug Jones should "do the right thing" and support President Donald Trump's nominee to the U.S. Supreme Court, Rep. Bradley Byrne said Monday. Trump tweeted early Monday, after a weekend spent weighing his decision at his New Jersey golf club.

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  • International Yoga Day 2018
International Yoga Day 2018

Narendra Modi Performs Asanas On International Yoga Day :- Along with over 50000 volunteers, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed asanas on the fourth anniversary of International Yoga Day . Yoga increases the flexibility of the body, makes it toned and supple, and also helps maintain a good body weight. About 7 million people ...

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  • Justice Dept. Declines to Defend Some Key ACA Provisions
Justice Dept. Declines to Defend Some Key ACA Provisions

The Justice Department said that also nullifies two other major provisions of Obamacare linked to the individual mandate, including one barring insurance companies from denying coverage to people with pre-existing conditions. The decision, announced in a filing in a federal court in Texas, is a rare departure from the Justice Department's prac...

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  • Americans for Prosperity Pushes Back Against Trump Tariffs
Americans for Prosperity Pushes Back Against Trump Tariffs

Joining Corker in introducing the plan was Democratic Sen. He pledged to veto an omnibus spending bill earlier this year. They were successful in repealing the individual mandate that requires all Americans to have health insurance after it was included in the GOP's tax reform legislation that Trump signed into law in December.

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  • Between Luxury and Accessibility: Kate Spade Gone Too Soon
Between Luxury and Accessibility: Kate Spade Gone Too Soon

Spade is survived by her husband, designer Andy Spade , and their 13-year-old daughter. Kate Spade New York issued a statement confirming the sad news of their eponymous founder's death. On social media, many are sharing pictures and memories of their favourite Kate Spade pieces - the most popular word being used? From the original boxy hand...

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  • Genetics reveals many breast cancer patients don't need chemo
Genetics reveals many breast cancer patients don't need chemo

As of January 2018, there are more than 3.1 million women with a history of breast cancer in the U.S. This includes women now being treated and women who have finished treatment. Patients under 50 with a score of up to 15 also do not need to undergo the treatment, the research concluded. We have always relied entirely on advertising to fund o...

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  • Long weekend sleep may compensate for short weekday sleep
Long weekend sleep may compensate for short weekday sleep

The latest study, published last week in the Journal of Sleep Research , address the association of both weekday and weekend sleep duration with overall mortality. The study has its limitations, as participants were asked to recall their sleep patterns rather than being observed sleeping, but Åkerstedt has an idea about what might be driving t...

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  • Nipah virus wipes out Kerala family as another man dies
Nipah virus wipes out Kerala family as another man dies

Sorry. Take care of our children properly... The reason for fear is because of the fact that fruit bats are the major carriers of the virus. The National Centre for Disease Control has issued high alert across the country after an outbreak of the Nipah virus (NiV) infection in Kerala .

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  • North Carolina Teachers Walk Out of Schools, Rally for Better Pay
North Carolina Teachers Walk Out of Schools, Rally for Better Pay

Avery County Schools, Burke County Schools, Lincoln County Schools and Anson County Schools still had class Wednesday. The money squandered so far this year on stock buybacks, which only benefit the richest shareholders and executives, is enough to give a $49,000 bonus to all 3.2 million full-time teachers in the U.S.

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  • Siddaramaiah says he is 'okay' if a Dalit becomes Karnataka CM
Siddaramaiah says he is 'okay' if a Dalit becomes Karnataka CM

Yeddyurappa said the public was largely unhappy with the current Siddaramaiah-led Congress government in the state. "So, Dear party workers, supporters & well wishers, don't worry about exit polls". As has been the practice, no sooner did the voting end, the TV channels began to flash its own exit poll predictions. "Relax & enjoy your weekend", h...

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  • Congo Faces Another Ebola Outbreak After 18 Die, 2 Cases Confirmed
Congo Faces Another Ebola Outbreak After 18 Die, 2 Cases Confirmed

But despite the fact that during the 2014 outbreak he slammed President Barack Obama for what he called a "TOTAL incompetent" response to the possibility of Ebola cases reaching the United States, Donald Trump this week announced cuts of $252 million in funding for a US response to a potential Ebola plague, calling the cut part of his move to s...

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  • Congo confirms one dead from Ebola, 11 others infected
Congo confirms one dead from Ebola, 11 others infected

Tthe deadly Ebola virus made a comeback to the continent after the Democratic Republic of Congo declared its presence on Tuesday. In the past five weeks, there have been 21 suspected viral haemorrhagic fever in and around the iIkoko Iponge, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said in a press release.

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  • Wayne Rooney Agrees Deal In Principle With His Next Club
Wayne Rooney Agrees Deal In Principle With His Next Club

Wayne Rooney's future at Everton will become clearer once a decision has been taken on who will manage the club at the start of next season. Rooney is Everton's top scorer with 11 goals this season. Rooney has been made conscious that Everton wouldn't stand in his approach over a switch away as Sam Allardyce searches to boost funds for s...

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  • IEA: Return Of Iran Sanctions Could Impact Oil Market Balance
IEA: Return Of Iran Sanctions Could Impact Oil Market Balance

Saudi Arabia applauded Trump's announcement, but said it would seek to develop its own nuclear weapons if Iran does. Companies and countries with commercial deals with Iran would have either 90 or 180 days to wind down those activities, depending on the type of products being sanctioned .

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  • A test of GOP sanity in West Virginia
A test of GOP sanity in West Virginia

Blankenship has billed himself as an anti-establishment Republican in the vein of the unorthodox president, embracing the label that he is " Trumpier than Trump ". They are also childishly calling me "despicable" and 'mentally ill.' The war to drain the swamp and create jobs for West Virginia people has begun. Morrisey was in third place with only ...

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  • Without 2017 data, World Health Organization pollution report doesn't give clear picture
Without 2017 data, World Health Organization pollution report doesn't give clear picture

This includes "many of the world's megacities", according to Dr Maria Neira, WHO's Director of the Department of Public Health, Social and Environmental Determinants of Health, who added that air quality levels in those urban centres, exceed WHO guidelines "by more than five times".

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  • NRA won't allow guns at its own upcoming event
NRA won't allow guns at its own upcoming event

Cameron Kasky, one of the crucial outspoken survivors of the Parkland. The NRA spent more than $30 million to help elect Trump in the 2016 presidential election and provided a boon of conservative bona fides at a time when Trump's candidacy was met with skepticism by many who doubted his conservative credentials.

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  • SC Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation, seeks more time
SC Collegium defers decision on Justice KM Joseph's elevation, seeks more time

The SC website used a single word, "Deferred", to describe the outcome of the much-awaited meeting of the collegium: the first since the Centre last month segregated its recommendations for the appointment of senior advocate Indu Malhotra to the apex court and for elevation of the Uttarakhand Chief Justice.

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  • CDC: Illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites have tripled since 2004
CDC: Illnesses from mosquito, tick and flea bites have tripled since 2004

Between 2004 and 2016, about 643,000 cases of 16 insect-borne illnesses were reported to the CDC - 27,000 a year in 2004, rising to 96,000 by 2016. The CDC said local public health departments need to do more to control mosquito, tick and flea populations.

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  • Adelaide set to host opening Test on India's tour of Australia
Adelaide set to host opening Test on India's tour of Australia

Brisbane's cricket stadium the Gabba is in decline as a test venue after being overlooked for Australia's upcoming series against India . Conditions in a day-night Test might tilt the balance in the hosts' favour, giving them the momentum for the series.

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  • Semi-final key questions - Have your say on the return legs
Semi-final key questions - Have your say on the return legs

James Rodriguez's respect for Real Madrid means he will not celebrate if he scores for Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-final second leg. " Barcelona deserved to be a champion, we have to congratulate them, nothing more", said Zidane. Centre-back Niklas Sule, who looks set to start after the injury suffered by Jerome Boateng in t...

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  • The Dallas Cowboys trade for speedster Tavon Austin
The Dallas Cowboys trade for speedster Tavon Austin

Austin gets a fresh start in Dallas, which turned around and traded away fellow wide receiver Ryan Switzer not long thereafter. Still just 27 years old, Austin should be motivated to prove his struggles in Los Angeles were the product of his environment and not his skill set.

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  • YouTube Introduces More Parental Controls For YouTube Kids
YouTube Introduces More Parental Controls For YouTube Kids

The mode is controlled from the Parent Control centre in the parent's Facebook account and the "off times" can be changed at any time. During those "off times", the kids will not be able to send or receive messages in the chat app, play with the camera, engage in video calls or receive any sort of notifications of the app.

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  • Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding
Saudi-led air strikes kill at least 20 at Yemen wedding

The dead were mostly women and children - including the bride - who were gathered in one of the tents set up for the wedding party in the district of Bani Qayis, according to Khaled al-Nadhri, the top health official in the northern province of Hajja.

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  • Jazz beat Thunder 102-95 to tie series at 1-1
Jazz beat Thunder 102-95 to tie series at 1-1

Ricky Rubio contributed 22 points, nine assists and seven rebounds, and Derrick Favors recorded 20 points and 16 rebounds to help Utah tie the series at one game apiece. Expect George, who had eight three-pointers in Game 1, to start and be available in full capacity Wednesday night. Mitchell shot 4-of-9 in the final frame, scoring 13 poin...

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  • 'Gunfire' delays United Nations chemical mission in Syria's Douma
'Gunfire' delays United Nations chemical mission in Syria's Douma

President Donald Trump wants to remove USA troops from Syria , where it has been fighting the Islamic State militants. The U.S. also said it fears the site may have been tampered with. However, the Russian presence in Syria and the US attack are both violations of Syria's sovereignty. Moscow condemned the Western states for refusing to wai...

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  • Russia Slams Western Attack on Syria as Undermining Peace
Russia Slams Western Attack on Syria as Undermining Peace

At the briefing, Lieutenant General Kenneth McKenzie , said three sites that are "fundamental components of the regime's chemical weapons infrastructure" were struck. French President Emmanuel Macron said France had joined the U.S. and United Kingdom because "we can not tolerate the recurring use of chemical weapons, which is an immediate danger...

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  • After Cong, BJP lawmakers seen relishing snacks during fast
After Cong, BJP lawmakers seen relishing snacks during fast

Lekhi said the woman counsel appearing for the Kathua rape victim was being pressurised not to appear in the case. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Nandkumar Singh Chauhan has said that Hindus number less than 1 per cent of the population in Indian-held Kashmir, reported Financial Express .

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  • HEALTH REPORT: Traumatic Brain Injuries
HEALTH REPORT: Traumatic Brain Injuries

Professor Jonathan Schott of UCL's Institute of Neurology said the research provides "perhaps the best evidence yet that traumatic brain injury is a risk factor for dementia", but said further work was required to differentiate types of injuries, such as sport-related concussions, and how they affect the brain.

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  • Kate Middleton to give birth to third child at exclusive Lindo Wing
Kate Middleton to give birth to third child at exclusive Lindo Wing

Paddy Power has been forced to suspending betting for Kate's due date as they have been inundated with bets that she will go into labour on our before Sunday. It is thought that the royal couple don't have long to wait before welcoming a sibling for Prince George and Princess Charlotte . The new baby will be born just weeks before Prince Har...

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  • France and Saudi Arabia agree on need to curb Iran's 'expansionism'
France and Saudi Arabia agree on need to curb Iran's 'expansionism'

The Saudi prince's trip to Spain will come hot on the heels of a three-day official visit to France and after a tour lasting several weeks of the United States, Britain and Egypt, where the self-styled moderniser signed multimillion-dollar deals.

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

Suffering multiple bouts of skull-crushing headaches , the man had to go through neck pain and dry heaving for days. The description continues: "He then developed intense neck and occipital head pain". "No cases of RCVS secondary to peppers or cayenne have been previously reported", he said , "but ingestion of cayenne pepper has been associat...

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  • Healthcast : Surgeon General Issues Public Health Warning
Healthcast : Surgeon General Issues Public Health Warning

The substance abuse disorder and mental illness treatment center had given out about 50 kits of naloxone through Friday afternoon, said the organization's CEO, Adam Cohen. "It may very well save their life in case they do slip once, because that's all it takes". Most states also have laws created to protect health care professionals for prescri...

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  • Softball Cats run-rule UofL 8-0
Softball Cats run-rule UofL 8-0

Gloeckler had three of West's eight hits, while Joey Aden had three hits and scored three times and Will Jarrett had a two-run double. Kamryn Moss, Addie Stanton and Bennett all had a pair of hits in the contest, with Moss collecting three RBIs.

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  • Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river
Missing CDC worker's body recovered in Atlanta river

Cortez Stafford said at a press conference. The circumstances of Cunningham's death remain unclear, but the police said they don't suspect foul play in the case, and they believe he drowned somehow. He was last seen leaving work early after telling his colleagues that he didn't feel well. Cunningham had called his sister that morning and talk...

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