• President Trump lashes out | Points fingers at Hillary Clinton's Russian dealings
President Trump lashes out | Points fingers at Hillary Clinton's Russian dealings

According to Trump's tweet on Thursday , the investigation by Mueller came up with a story about collusion with #Russia, found no evidence. Comey said it should be special counsel Robert Mueller's task to determine whether Trump had obstructed justice, and therefore, had opened himself up to possible impeachment proceedings, keepin...

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  • Congress plays baseball for charity one day after shooting
Congress plays baseball for charity one day after shooting

At her weekly news conference, House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi said she was "personally heartbroken" over Scalise's injuries. Just hours after gunman James Hodgkinson opened fire at a quiet neighborhood baseball field in Alexandria, Va., where Republican lawmakers, aides and lobbyists were practicing for Thursday's match-up against D...

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  • Suffering from diabetes? Eating broccoli can help keep it in check
Suffering from diabetes? Eating broccoli can help keep it in check

To keep you blood sugar levels within limits, it is beneficial to start eating foods that are high in fibre and vitamins. A chemical found in the sprouts called sulforaphane was found to reduce glucose levels in diabetic rats. Sulforaphane , by contrast, lowers the quantity of the sugar injected into the bloodstream in the first place by suppre...

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  • FDA Takes Unprecedented Step to Fight Opioid Crisis
FDA Takes Unprecedented Step to Fight Opioid Crisis

The FDA suggested in its announcement that this may, in fact, be the first in a series of efforts to address painkiller abuse. Scott Gottlieb, the FDA Commissioner, said that they are facing an opioid epidemic - a public health crisis and they must take all necessary steps to lessen the scope of opioid misuse and abuse.

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  • European Union raises pressure on United Kingdom, demands clarity ahead of Brexit talks
European Union raises pressure on United Kingdom, demands clarity ahead of Brexit talks

He told Sky News: "I think the right thing to do is honour the vote that the British public made just a year ago". May has said the divorce talks, likely to be the most complex in Europe since World War Two, will begin as planned next week and her Brexit minister, David Davis, said Britain's negotiating position was unchanged.

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  • Annual US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting
Annual US Congress baseball game brings unity after shooting

The Capitol Police Memorial Fund was added as a beneficiary on Wednesday. It's pretty serious. He was visited Wednesday evening by the president and the first lady, and President Trump at the White House today was candid about the seriousness of his injuries.

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  • Trump says Scalise
Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

Business of the House was resuming a day after the incident. Trump also visited wounded Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner and her wife, with Melania also gifting her with flowers. When it was all over, Scalise and four others - including those two officers - were wounded. Joe Walsh, former GOP Congressman-turned-radio-host, tweeted: "An...

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  • Congress loses trust vote, and face in Karnataka
Congress loses trust vote, and face in Karnataka

Congress insiders said this was only to be expected as it was a "gamble" played without adequate preparation and with "near total absence of consultation within the party". "There is a perception that Horatti is close to our CM and the JD (S) decided they would rather go with the BJP". Kumaraswamy, however, clarified that his party's support to BJP...

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  • DDO library's Summer Reading Club wins national prize
DDO library's Summer Reading Club wins national prize

Children , teens and adults can read and earn points and prizes. In keeping with this year's theme, the library's Young Adult Council, a group of about 20 students in grades six and up, will fundraise throughout the summer for Heifer International, a nonprofit organization that aids agricultural development around the world by providing fam...

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  • BJP to meet Sonia over Presidential election
BJP to meet Sonia over Presidential election

Home Minister Rajnath Singh , Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu constituting the minister-level committee to consult with the opposition will meet Congress President Sonia Gandhi and CPI (M ) General Secretary Sitaram Yechuri to build a consensus over the new president.

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  • Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls
Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls

The previous record of 250 feet was held by her husband, which he set six years ago, dangling over a Missouri theme park. Wallenda spent about eight minutes of the 10-minute stunt hovering over the falls. Onlookers were as impressed as they were anxious about the whole stunt, as he set a new record for the "iron-jaw hang". "It felt wonderful"...

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  • Michigan Health Chief Charged With Manslaughter for Role in Flint Water Crisis
Michigan Health Chief Charged With Manslaughter for Role in Flint Water Crisis

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services Director Nick Lyon , who faces a charge of involuntary manslaughter in the Flint Water Crisis . Lyon, 49, could face 15 years in prison if convicted of involuntary manslaughter. Two more top MI officials have been charged in connection with the Flint water crisis that left the city's muni...

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  • Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe, bashes Hillary Clinton
Trump tweets of witch hunt amid Russian Federation probe, bashes Hillary Clinton

Mr Trump previously claimed he was the victim of a " witch hunt " in May after Mr Mueller, a former FBI director, was appointed to lead an investigation into his campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. In a tweet last month - following the naming of a special counsel to lead the Russian Federation investigation - he tweeted: "This is the s...

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  • Pence visits Scalise in hospital
Pence visits Scalise in hospital

After his visit, Trump tweeted calling for prayers for the congressman. According to the Associated Press, Scalise was shot in the hip and is undergoing surgery; he is in stable condition. As of Wednesday afternoon, Mika was in surgery and in critical condition , according to a statement from his family. "We may have our differences, but we ...

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  • Teens' Use Of E-Cigarettes Drops For The First Time, CDC Says
Teens' Use Of E-Cigarettes Drops For The First Time, CDC Says

Use of cigarettes between 2011 and 2016 fell among high school students to 8 percent in 2016 from 15.8 percent in 2011, use of cigars fell to 7.7 percent from 11.6 percent and smokeless tobacco use fell to 5.8 percent from 7.9 percent. Some analysts say the jump from 4.5 percent of teens using e-cigs and vaporizers in 2013 to 13.4 percent in 2014 c...

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  • Here's what University of Michigan's regents said about free tuition program
Here's what University of Michigan's regents said about free tuition program

Elsewhere, University of Kansas students will see a 2.5 percent increase for standard tuition. "There are challenges, to be sure". For students with family incomes above that income threshold, tuition is increasing 2.9 percent for in-state students and 4.5 percent for out-of-state students.

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  • Mead Johnson Nutrition Merger with Reckitt Benckiser Completed
Mead Johnson Nutrition Merger with Reckitt Benckiser Completed

If Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) shares can stay above the price resistance around $90 a share, that could help propel Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (NYSE:MJN) higher to the next line of resistance at $90.01 a share. The company has market cap of $16.53 billion. The Company manufactures, distributes and sells infant formulas, children'...

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  • Bill Cosby Trial: Judge Orders Deadlocked Jury Keep Trying
Bill Cosby Trial: Judge Orders Deadlocked Jury Keep Trying

Each carries a maximum 10-year prison term, though the counts could be merged at sentencing if he is convicted. Protesters outside the Bill Cosby trial courthouse in Pennsylvania on June 15, 2017. With the jury struggling to find common ground, some of the other women who have accused Cosby of sexual assault confronted sign-waving Cosby suppo...

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  • Pragmatism is working wonders for Bruce Arena and the USMNT
Pragmatism is working wonders for Bruce Arena and the USMNT

Injury delays for Marco Fabian and Beasley slowed the pace down in a hectic first half , but the United States had a chance to get back ahead in the 39th minute. Vela was isolated against Beasley, cut in towards the middle of the field - where no recovering Americans were helping out - and fired a low shot past Guzan, who was wrong footed as the...

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  • Canada's CRTC abolishes unlocking fees and bans locked smartphones
Canada's CRTC abolishes unlocking fees and bans locked smartphones

In a major win for Canadian consumers, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) has given more power to the end-user by putting an end to the carrier practice of selling locked cellphones and then charging unlocking fees on these phones.

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