WASHINGTONNEWSTIMES.COM: The Worldwide Leader in News 2019-07-11 22:15

Andrew Dibner, Medical Alert Pioneer, Is Dead at 93

Concerned about what happens when people fall and can’t reach a telephone to call an ambulance, Mr. Dibner, a psychologist, developed a system to help....

Andrew Dibner, Medical Alert Pioneer, Is Dead at 93

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Best medical alert systems of 2019 From 2012 to 2050, the number of US citizens over 65 years of age will almost double from just over 43 million to nearly 84 million according to the United States Census Bureau. While the baby boomers can expect an increased life expectancy for enjoy...
2019-06-23 04:30

Rock n' roll pioneer Dave Bartholomew dead at 100 Dave Bartholomew, a giant of New Orleans music and a rock n' roll pioneer who with Fats Domino co-wrote and produced such classics as "Ain't That a Shame," ''I'm Walkin,'" and "Let the Four Winds Blow," has died. He was 100 years old....
2019-06-23 23:45

Joao Gilberto, pioneer of bossa nova music, dead at 88 With his unique playing style and modern jazz influences, Gilberto created the beat that defined bossa nova, helping launch the genre with his song “Bim-Bom.”...
2019-07-07 07:00

Spoiler alert: Is this ‘Stranger Things’ character really dead? Spoiler alert: a major plot point is revealed at the end of “Stranger Things” Season 3 — do not read further if you want to be surprised. Still here? Season 3 of Netflix’s hit ’80s nostalgia show takes a leaf out of the “Game of Thrones” book a...
2019-07-04 13:30

Mom, 6-year-old son found dead in Texas garage after Amber Alert A 6-year-old boy and his mother — who authorities said kidnapped the child — were found dead in a Texas parking garage, according to a report. The boy’s father, John Wiedemann, who was estranged from mom Candace Harbin, reported the pair missin...
2019-08-24 21:15

At least five dead in blasts in Iraq's Kirkuk: medical sources At least five people were killed and 18 injured in a series of explosions in the Iraqi oil city of Kirkuk, medical sources in the city's general hospital told Reuters on Thursday....
2019-05-30 22:45

Jeffrey Epstein is dead, but questions remain for Prince Andrew Duke of York yet to explain photo of him with arm around alleged victim Virginia GiuffreWhen New York prosecutors announced the death of Jeffrey Epstein over the weekend, Prince Andrew and his ex-wife Sarah, Duchess of York, were reportedly holidayin...
2019-08-12 22:15

Prince Andrew makes first public appearance a day after friend Jeffrey Epstein found dead Prince Andrew, son of Queen Elizabeth, makes a public appearance a day after his friend Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in jail while awaiting trial.        ...
2019-08-12 04:00

Elderly couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide, note says they could not afford medical care A Washington state man allegedly killed himself after killing his wife, and left a note for authorities saying that he was driven to do so because they could not afford to pay for medical care for her serious health conditions....
2019-08-10 04:00

Elderly couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide, left notes about high medical bills An elderly husband and wife died in an apparent murder-suicide in Washington state, and police say they found notes about the couple’s struggles to afford needed medical care. A 77-year-old man called 911 on Wednesday morning saying he planned ...
2019-08-10 01:30

'He was just the sweetest baby': Texas toddler found dead in landfill following statewide Amber Alert The remains of 18-month-old Cedrick Jackson were found in a Rowlett landfill shortly after he was the subject of a statewide Amber Alert.        ...
2019-07-12 09:00

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!,' 'The Walking Dead' fined by FCC over use of emergency-alert tones "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," "The Walking Dead" and two others were hit with more than $600,000 in FCC fines Thursday for misuse of emergency-alert tones.        ...
2019-08-16 13:15

An AI Pioneer Wants His Algorithms to Understand the 'Why' Deep learning is good at finding patterns in reams of data, but can't explain how they're connected. Turing Award winner Yoshua Bengio wants to change that....
2019-10-08 15:30

R.I.P. psychedelic pioneer Roky Erickson Roky Erickson has died. The former frontman of legendary Texas psychedelic rock pioneers The 13th Floor Elevators, Erickson’s legacy is typically viewed through one of two tightly interwoven threads: His groundbreaking work in the psychedelic music s...
2019-06-01 18:30

R.I.P. D.A. Pennebaker, observational documentary pioneer D.A. Pennebaker, who won an honorary Academy Award celebrating a life-long career of observing, documenting, and elevating the wide and fascinating world of human behavior on film, has died. Pennebaker, 94, was known for a fly-on-the-wall style of fi...
2019-08-04 10:00

Singer becomes pioneer of #MeToo movement in Cuba HAVANA — Dianelys Alfonso has a bold presence — brightly colored tattoos, spandex bodysuits, Technicolor hair — and a clarion voice that won her the label “Goddess of Cuba” for her turns on songs ranging from ballads to reggaeton. Now she’s also the ...
2019-07-16 00:15

10 customer experience lessons from a CRM pioneer and trailblazer Eighty-four percent of customers say the experience a company provides is as important as its products and services. Michael Maoz, a senior vice president of Innovation Strategy at Salesforce, has been researching the science and art of delivering wo...
2019-08-06 00:00

New Renault Zoe to pioneer innovative car sharing technology Car sharing is integral to Renault's plans to tackle emissions As well as more electric vehicles, car sharing will be vital in helping car makers hit fleet CO2 targets Car sharing software is being fitted as standard to the next Renault Zoe in a f...
2019-06-13 08:00

Pioneer's DDJ-XP2 brings 16 pads per deck to Serato DJ Pro A couple of years ago, Pioneer released the DJ DDJ-XP1, a controller full of touchpads and slide controls that DJs could use along with other equipment when they wanted to focus on live remixing and loop-based performances. While it improved on its p...
2019-10-01 12:30

At 82, NASA Pioneer Sue Finley Still Reaching For The Stars Sue Finley began work at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory as the US prepared to launch its first satellite into orbit in 1958, racing to match the Soviet Union, which had accomplished the feat months......
2019-07-17 08:45

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar when the sun dies...
2019-05-21 16:30

Walter Tull: football's hidden pioneer whose story everyone should know One of the first black professional players is too little celebrated and a trip to his ancestral home in Barbados was eye-openingWalter Tull. It’s a name every player and football fan should know. But in reality, few know the story of this incredible...
2019-08-22 18:30

Russia, an Early Space Pioneer, Never Regained Its Lead Russians still brim with pride over being the first nation to send a human into space. But ever since the U.S. leapfrogged the Soviet Union by landing a man on the moon 50 years ago this month, Russia never regained its lead....
2019-07-19 22:30

Nicotine patch pioneer says vaping needs to come through the FDA 'front door' like we did If vaping is "truly helpful to quit smoking, they should be invited to do the research and then file their application with the FDA, and get a lawful approval," says longtime pharma executive Fred Hassan....
2019-09-24 23:00

Does renewables pioneer Germany risk running out of power? Germany, a poster child for responsible energy, is renouncing nuclear and coal. The problem is, say many power producers and grid operators, it may struggle to keep the lights on....
2019-07-18 10:45

Rory Kennedy Remembers Documentary Pioneer D.A. Pennebaker D.A. Pennebaker, who died on Aug. 1 at 94, made monumental contributions to the field of documentary filmmaking. My own gratitude for his work is personal as well as professional: his free-moving camera captured not only our nation’s history, b...
2019-08-08 16:30

D.A. Pennebaker, Pioneer of Cinéma Vérité in America, Dies at 94 With films that observed political and pop cultural figures — including, notably, Bob Dylan — Mr. Pennebaker “invented nothing less than the modern documentary.”...
2019-08-04 07:15

Can green pioneer Costa Rica get citizens on their bikes? Costa Rica gets 98% of its power from renewables, yet has one of the biggest carbon footprints in Central America. Now, it wants to clean up transport, but can cycling improve its image?...
2019-05-21 15:15

Pioneer US Satire Magazine To Stop Publishing After 70-Year Run MAD magazine, the once-subversive humor publication that helped redefine American satire and influenced a half-century of comedians and comic artists, will soon disappear from the newsstand. And after......
2019-07-05 14:15

Private banking architects: Jürg Zeltner – the pioneer of the CIO Jürg Zeltner, former chief executive of UBS Wealth Management, explains how the chief investment office was born out of chaos. Its introduction shifted not just UBS but the whole private banking industry to a model of professionalism....
2019-05-21 15:45

Sound United won't acquire Pioneer and Onkyo home audio Earlier this year, Sound United announced the addition of Pioneer and Onkyo's home audio divisions to the list of brands it owns. Its properties already included Boston Acoustics, Denon, Marantz and Polk, but the company believed adding those tw...
2019-10-05 16:15

U.S. shale producer Pioneer Natural Resources cuts 25% of workforce Pioneer Natural Resources Co, one of the largest producers in the Permian Basin of West Texas and New Mexico, announced on Tuesday that it had cut about a quarter of its workforce to save costs and boost shareholder value....
2019-05-22 01:30

VR pioneer Leap Motion reportedly sells to UltraHaptics for $30 million VR/AR startup Leap Motion has been sold to a rival business named UltraHaptics, according to the Wall Street Journal. The price for the company was reportedly around $30 million -- it was said to be valued at ten times as much in 2013....
2019-05-30 21:15

PepsiCo plans to acquire South Africa's Pioneer Foods U.S.-based beverage and snack maker PepsiCo is planning to acquire South Africa's Pioneer Food Group for around $1.7 billion, the two companies said on Friday, as it targets expansion in Africa....
2019-07-19 12:30

Brazilian bossa nova pioneer Joao Gilberto dies at 88 Joao Gilberto, a Brazilian singer, guitarist and songwriter considered one of the fathers of the bossa nova genre that gained global popularity in the 1960s and became an iconic sound of the South American nation, died on Saturday, his son said. He w...
2019-07-07 15:30

Britain’s £50 Note Will Honor Computing Pioneer Alan Turing During his lifetime, the mathematician and computer pioneer’s reputation was overshadowed by a conviction under Britain’s Victorian laws against homosexuality, and his war work remained a secret until decades later....
2019-07-15 22:15

UPDATE 1-PepsiCo offers $1.7 bln to buy South Africa's Pioneer Foods PepsiCo has made a $1.7 billion offer to buy South Africa's Pioneer Food Group the companies said on Friday, boosting the target's shares by nearly 30%....
2019-07-19 12:30

'Perfectly real' deepfakes will arrive in 6 months to a year, technology pioneer Hao Li says "Soon, it's going to get to the point where there is no way that we can actually detect [deepfakes] anymore, so we have to look at other types of solutions," says Hao Li....
2019-09-21 01:00

Pioneer Natural sees crude exports rising from U.S. Gulf Coast -CFO Pioneer Natural Resources Co is moving about 200,000 barrels per day (bpd) of crude from the Permian basin to the U.S. Gulf Coast, with about 80 percent of that loaded on ships for export, Chief Financial Officer Rich Dealy said on Tuesday....
2019-05-22 01:30

Pioneer Feng happy Chinese women's golf in good hands Chinese golf pioneer Shanshan Feng did not have any company when she joined the LPGA Tour in 2008, but will happily leave it in good hands with a bunch of compatriots ready to assume the spotlight after she exits the stage....
2019-05-30 03:30

Former ESPN ombudsman, sports journalism pioneer Le Anne Schreiber dies at 73 Former ESPN ombudsman Le Anne Schreiber died Friday at 73. She was first female sports editor at a major American daily newspaper for the Times.        ...
2019-06-05 20:15

NASA pioneer, mission control architect Chris Kraft dies at 95 NASA pioneer and former Johnson Space Center Director Christopher Kraft Jr. -- the man who created the space agency's legendary mission control centers -- died Monday. He was 95....
2019-07-23 20:15

Rock 'n' roll pioneer Dave Bartholomew laid to rest in New Orleans Hundreds of family members, friends, fans and fellow musicians gathered in New Orleans Monday to bid farewell to rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Dave Bartholomew....
2019-07-09 14:45

Beauty queen, journalist, pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen and cheerleader.        ...
2019-07-03 18:45

Marc Maron has some thoughts about newbie Conan O'Brien being named a podcasting pioneer Look, Conan O’Brien Needs A Friend is a really good podcast, okay? All 30-plus episodes of the late-night legend’s first foray into the “no makeup, no hair” world of online celebrity chit-chat are genuinely funny, thoughtful, and filed with the sort ...
2019-08-21 16:00

Seven-time Olympian, pioneer woman lawmaker Hashimoto appointed Olympics minister Named after the Olympic flame when she was born days before Japan hosted the Summer Olympics in 1964, Seiko Hashimoto has lived up to her name by taking part in seven Olympics and doing it in two sports....
2019-09-11 09:30

'In a New Light: Alice Schille and the American Watercolor Movement' Review: A Pioneer of the Medium An exhibition revives the reputation of Alice Schille: Once one of the most accomplished and recognized watercolorists in the U.S., she was nearly forgotten by the time of her death....
2019-09-12 05:00

Timeline: Autonomous car pioneer Levandowski faces criminal charges of stealing from Alphabet The U.S. Department of Justice on Tuesday filed criminal charges against Anthony Levandowski, accusing the former high-ranking Alphabet Inc engineer of stealing the company's self-driving car technology before joining rival Uber Technologies Inc ....
2019-08-28 05:45

Pioneer Woman Star Ree Drummond's Teen Daughter Arrested for Public Intoxication The Pioneer Woman's 19-year-old daughter Paige Drummond made headlines on Wednesday afternoon for an unexpected reason: she was arrested. The teen was arrested for having and......
2019-06-20 02:00

Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond on food, puppies, keto diet and why she's not like the Gaineses Ree Drummond, aka the Pioneer Woman, opened up about her Food Network show, her cookbooks and her new dog treat collaboration.        ...
2019-05-21 17:45

Beauty queen. Journalist. Pioneer. The many faces of Trump accuser E. Jean Carroll. Before the current moment in the media's glare, What Do We Need Men For author E. Jean Carroll was a journalistic luminary, beauty queen, cheerleader.       ...
2019-07-03 16:15

Leah Chase, civil rights pioneer and queen of Creole cuisine, dies at 96 The famed New Orleans chef's secret ingredient? 'Love,' she told USA Today Network in 2016.        ...
2019-06-02 18:15

Sean Parker, a Facebook and Napster Pioneer, to Start Cancer Immunotherapy Effort Mr. Parker’s institute will try to spur collaboration among six academic centers in developing ways to unleash patients’ immune systems to fight cancer....
2019-05-21 20:30

Google used 107,000 solar panels to create a portrait of Apollo 11 pioneer Margaret Hamilton In celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s historic moon landing mission, Google built a massive portrait of Apollo 11 software lead Margaret Hamilton using only solar panels and the reflection of the moon. The impressive art installation, whic...
2019-07-19 22:15

NASA atomic clock on SpaceX's next Falcon Heavy will pioneer Mars travel tech NASA has so many spacecraft at Mars that it's a challenge to communicate with them all, but technology being launched later this month could eliminate that problem in the future....
2019-06-17 19:45

EMERGING MARKETS-EM assets up on Fed boost; PepsiCo-Pioneer deal lifts S.Africa shares Emerging market shares rose on Friday and currencies touched a four-month high after comments from a top Federal Reserve official reinforced expectations of a U.S. interest rate cut this month, stoking demand for riskier assets....
2019-07-19 12:30

Pioneer Natural profit beats, takes 'Permian pure play' tag with asset sale Pioneer Natural Resources beat Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit, and said it sold its Eagle Ford and remaining assets in South Texas to become a pure-play Permian basin producer....
2019-05-21 15:45

Autonomous vehicle pioneer doubles down on technology Tesla CEO Elon Musk calls 'freaking stupid' A pioneer in autonomous driving is doubling down on a self-driving technology called lidar that uses sensors to navigate through traffic, instead of cameras, just a few weeks after Tesla CEO Elon Musk called the technology "freaking stupid."...
2019-05-23 22:15

Meta View acquires assets of augmented reality pioneer Meta New spatial computing company Meta View today announced it has acquired the assets of Meta, a pioneer in augmented reality head-mounted displays.Read More...
2019-05-28 21:15

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the game could be released on PC too....
2019-06-09 20:15

12 Dead In Shooting At Government Building In Virginia; Gunman Shot Dead A longtime municipal employee in Virginia Beach shot and killed 11 people Friday afternoon and injured several others inside a public works building before he was killed in an exchange of gunfire with......
2019-06-01 15:45

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Redemption 2: Original Soundtrack...
2019-06-15 23:15

North Carolina woman, Australian man were shot dead in Canada, 'possible' link to missing teens, dead man A North Carolina woman and her Australian boyfriend were shot to death before their bodies were discovered last week along a remote stretch of highway, Canadian authorities revealed Monday as they acknowledged for the first time there was a "possible...
2019-07-23 15:45

Leon Edwards: MMA saved me from being 'dead, in prison or dead broke' Leon Edwards will fight Rafael dos Anjos in the main event of UFC Fight Night on Saturday. For Edwards, getting to this point meant leaving a life filled with violence, crime and gangs....
2019-07-19 04:45

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist and poet, dead at 78 The poet behind much of the Grateful Dead’s anthology has passed away: Robert Hunter died Monday at 78. Family members said in a statement Tuesday that the experimental rock legend’s enduring songs will help him live on forever. “It is wi...
2019-09-25 00:30

Puppy alert! The NHL just got a whole lot cuter! Simone Biles is the GOAT, college football is officially in full gear and, oh, did we mention puppies? Here's the week that was in sports.       ...
2019-10-13 13:30

Grateful Dead songwriter, Robert Hunter, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the songwriter who wrote lyrics for The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and other musicians, died Monday according to a statement from his family....
2019-09-25 07:00

Spoiler alert: Here’s how The Milky Way dies Our neighboring galaxy, Andromeda, is a cold-blooded killer and a cannibal to boot. In about 4 billion years it’s going to collide with The Milky Way, eat it, and litter the cosmos with its crumbs. This won’t be the first time it’s killed. We’ve know...
2019-10-03 09:30

iPhone 11 Will Alert You When a Non-Genuine Display Is Used Apple will display a warning on the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max if the devices are unable to verify a genuine display after a screen repair job....
2019-09-26 10:30

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2019-09-30 23:30

Japan ends tsunami alert after earthquake Japan officials lifted a tsunami warning for the country's northwest coast, following a strong earthquake in the area. Only a small wave ended up reaching the shore....
2019-06-19 00:15

78-year-old man found safe after Silver Alert MESA, Ariz. – The Apache Junction Police Department has called off a Silver Alert for 78-year-old Marcus Schluter. He has been found safe and in good health. According to AJPD, Schluter was last seen June 12 around noon, checking out of his hot...
2019-06-13 12:30

US Emergency Alert Test Hits TVs And Radios A test of the U.S. Emergency Alert System interrupted radios and televisions across the United States on Wednesday, excluding cellphones that were sent a presidential alert last year....
2019-08-08 18:00

Keep Your Home Address Private With a Google Alert Removing your home address from “people search” sites is a long, tedious, and sometimes costly process. So once you do it, you want it to stick. Unfortunately, says BoingBoing, this is not a one-and-done process. Even after you get delisted, your nam...
2019-08-20 02:00

Instagram Will Now Alert Violators Before Deleting Their Accounts Instagram is adding a new warning alert that would show users a history of the posts, comments and stories that could be or has been removed from the platform....
2019-07-19 13:45

Silver Alert issued for El Mirage woman El Mirage, Ariz. – The Arizona Department of Public Safety has issued a Silver Alert for 64-year-old Juana Nieto Serrano. According to El Mirage Police Department, Serrano left her family’s residence in the 14000 block of North Poppy St i...
2019-07-25 08:45

U.S. emergency alert test hits TVs and radios A test of the U.S. Emergency Alert System interrupted radios and televisions across the United States on Wednesday, excluding cellphones that were sent a presidential alert last year....
2019-08-08 07:45

AZDPS enhancing emergency alert system PHOENIX, Ariz. — The Arizona Department of Public Safety is enhancing the way it sends out emergency alerts. AZDPS sends out three types of alerts. Amber Alerts are for abducted children. Blue Alerts are for at-large suspects who have killed or...
2019-09-17 16:45

Silver Alert issued for missing man from Colorado MESA, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued for 92-year-old Ventura Liufau, a man visiting Mesa from Colorado. Liufau is in Mesa visiting family and does not know the area well. He was last seen near Country Club and Baseline in Mesa, Ariz. He...
2019-07-06 07:45

Traffic Alert: Sixth Street Closure TUESDAY- On Saturday June 1, 2019 starting at 3 P.M., Sixth Avenue will be closed for the Meet Me Downtown 5K Night Run/Walk. The main run begins at 7 P.M. and ends at 10 P.M. There is also a free children’s one mile or run starting at 6 P.M. S...
2019-05-30 04:00

Golden Alert Issued In Jackson County JACKSON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – Jackson County emergency officials are looking for a missing elderly man. The sheriff’s and emergency management said in a release that 92-year-old Carl Spurlock was last seen on Friday between 7:00 and 8:00...
2019-06-29 23:30

Bitcoin, Ethereum, EOS: How "Truncations" Alert You to Big Trend Changes Watch our Crypto Pro Service editor show you examples of recent truncations in Bitcoin, Ethereum and EOS. You'll also discover what's likely next for EOS....
2019-09-13 21:30

U.S. to allow drivers to choose 'quiet car' alert sounds The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday proposed allowing automakers to offer a variety of sound choices for electric vehicles and other "quiet cars" to choose from to alert pedestrians....
2019-09-16 18:30

France removes heatwave alert for Paris Paris authorities said on Monday that they had removed the amber-level heatwave alert that had been declared for the French capital since June 23, in the light of soaring temperatures across the country....
2019-07-01 10:00

Storm Warnings Put Florida on High Alert Hurricane Dorian is expected to swell to a Category 4 hurricane, and its powerful winds could begin bashing the Florida coast as early as Saturday night....
2019-08-30 09:45

Facebook can now alert users of active shooters Facebook is rolling out a new tool to help alert you and your neighbors of unsafe conditions like active shooters in your area.       ...
2019-08-27 20:45

| Ivory Coast on alert after Cup of Nations upsets Coach Ibrahim Kamara said his Ivory Coast side would be on their guard going into Monday's last-16 encounter with Mali after a string of surprise results at AFCON....
2019-07-07 18:45

Traffic Alert: Construction along River might cause delays TUCSON – Heads up if you are driving on River Road for the next week or so. Construction is taking place on River between 1st and Campbell. It is part of the second set of roadway improvement projects associated with the voter- approved Proposi...
2019-09-05 10:45

Man arrested in Amber Alert held on $1M bond TUCSON – The man arrested in connection to Monday’s Amber Alert will be held on a $1 million bond, officials say. On Sunday, 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez reportedly kidnapped a 17-year-old from the parking lot of her place of work i...
2019-05-22 07:15

Silver alert issued for Maricopa County man GILBERT, Ariz. – Gilbert Police are looking for George W. Watanabe after he went missing Thursday evening. George W. Watanabe/ Arizona Department of Public Safety Watanabe is a white male, approximately 5 foot 6 inches, 140 pounds, with brown e...
2019-10-11 11:45

Deaths Prompt Alert About Vaping Risks Federal authorities are urging people to stop using electronic smoking products while they probe the death of a third person from a vaping illness that researchers say may have affected 450 people around the U.S....
2019-09-07 13:45

Serbian troops placed on alert after Kosovo police arrests BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia has ordered its troops to full alert after reports that Kosovo police entered Serb-populated regions of the former Serbian province. Serbia’s state TV said Tuesday that Kosovo’s special police “burst i...
2019-05-28 10:30

Terror Alert At 2 Pathankot Stations After Intel On Threat From Pak's ISI Two train stations in Punjab's border district of Pathankot are on high alert after intelligence inputs of the threat of expositions triggered by Pakistan's spy agency ISI....
2019-05-27 10:45

Some Think First 'Game Of Thrones' Poster Revealed End (Spoiler Alert) According to some on Twitter, the identity of the ruler of Westeros was actually revealed in a promotional poster that previewed the very first season of HBO's 'Game Of Thrones'....
2019-05-27 19:15

Benjamin Netanyahu Rally Cut Short After Rocket Alert Sirens warning of rocket fire from Gaza cut short an election rally by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the southern city of Ashdod late Tuesday, public television reported....
2019-09-11 10:00

Silver Alert issued for missing vulnerable adult SHOW LOW, Ariz – The Arizona Department of Public Safety has issued a silver alert for 87-year-old Lucy Garcia Anaya. According to officials, Anaya has Alzheimer’s and she was last seen around 3 p.m. leaving the Walmart located at 5401 S ...
2019-05-30 05:15

Surfer avoids shark after alert from drone user Drone footage emerged on Tuesday of a large shark swimming very near a surfer off Werri Beach in New South Wales, Australia. (Sept. 17)        ...
2019-09-17 16:45

China on red alert as typhoon threatens storm surge China has issued a red alert as a typhoon bringing torrential rain and gales descends on its eastern coast, threatening an intense storm surge up the Yangtze river....
2019-08-09 17:00

For Cyclone Fani Alert, Weather Department Had Sent Nearly 65 Lakh SMS The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has sent nearly 65 lakh messages to the people in eastern and southern India to give them updates about Cyclone Fani that hit the Odisha coast earlier this......
2019-05-28 03:30

What if genetic test could alert you to future addiction to opioids? The University of Cincinnati and Ohio State University study will recruit up to 1,500 emergency department patients and swab their cheeks.        ...
2019-10-05 02:15

Firefox will soon alert users if their saved passwords have been breached With the security of personal information becoming an increasing priority amongst the general public, many tech companies are promising heightened protection in response, and are introducing new methods of dealing with any breaches once they've ...
2019-07-18 07:45

U.S. emergency alert test on TV and radio expected this week A test of the U.S. Emergency Alert System will be sent to radios and televisions across the United States on Wednesday, excluding cell phones hit by a presidential alert last year, U.S. agencies said on Monday....
2019-08-06 05:15

"Run, Hide Or Fight": False Alert Causes Panic At US University An alert buzzed on cellphones and computers Tuesday morning, warning of an active threat to George Mason University: "Mason Alert: A person with a weapon is on the Fairfax Campus. RUN, HIDE, or......
2019-08-21 07:00

Nepal on high alert for general strike after explosions Security forces in Nepal were on high alert Monday amid a general strike called by an outlawed communist group suspected in a series of explosions that killed four people and wounded seven more in the capital....
2019-05-27 06:45

Californians’ Alert Apps Didn’t Sound for 2 Big Earthquakes. Why Not? Many Los Angeles residents thought the ShakeAlertLA app on their phones should have given warning. Officials said the system had worked as designed — but promised some changes....
2019-07-09 04:15

China issues red alert as Typhoon Lekima nears Chinese authorities have put coastal areas of Zhejiang province on high alert ahead of a strong typhoon. Winds and rain from Typhoon Lekima have already battered southern Japan and Taiwan....
2019-08-09 12:30

The EU's election interference alert system isn't working properly The European Union was quick to report online interference in its recent elections, but the system designed to catch that interference apparently needs some improvement. The New York Times has learned through records and interviews that the EU'...
2019-07-08 06:30

Amber Alert issued for New Jersey girl, 5; witnesses say man led her into red van Police in New Jersey have issued an Amber Alert for a 5-year-old girl that was last seen at a playground Monday afternoon after new information revealed she was led off into a red van by an unidentified man. ...
2019-09-18 21:45

Tanzania scolds US for alert warning of rumors of attacks DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Tanzania’s government has scolded the United States for issuing a terror alert warning American citizens about rumors of impending attacks in an area of Dar es Salaam popular with foreigners. A foreign ministry st...
2019-06-21 15:30

TV station seeks to replace weatherman who criticized alert SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Springfield, Illinois television station whose “Code Red” weather alert drew an on-air reproach from its morning meteorologist has posted an employment advertisement seeking the weatherman’s replacement....
2019-06-12 04:15

Cyclone Vayu Changes Course Overnight, Gujarat Still On High Alert The Western Railways cancelled 70 trains and curtailed the journeys of 28 others as Cyclone Vayu inched closer to the Gujarat coastline, growing stronger along the way. The cancellations came into......
2019-06-13 04:01

Sleepy man busted for calling 911 to complain about Amber Alert A 70-year-old Canadian man was so annoyed when an Amber Alert phone message disrupted his rest that he called 911 — and now he’s been arrested, according to a new report. Niagara Regional Police issued the missing-child alert Tuesday afternoon after ...
2019-10-04 21:45

Facebook expands 'Local Alert' tool in bid to help in emergencies Facebook announced on Tuesday that it was rolling out a tool that aims to provide users with potentially life-saving information in emergencies, as it seeks to improve its public image and play down its reputation as a network that aids the spread of...
2019-08-28 12:45

TRAFFIC ALERT: Interstate 10 eastbound closed at Valencia Rd. TUCSON – Interstate 10 eastbound is closed at Valencia Road because of a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Right now, all traffic must exit the freeway at Valencia Road. There’s no estimated time to reopen the ...
2019-05-25 07:30

AMBER ALERT: New details released in abduction of WV 4-year-old Gracelynn Scritchfield TUCSON – New details have been released in connection to last week’s Amber Alert for a missing 4-year-old from West Virginia. On July 23, Arizona Department of Public Safety issued an Amber Alert after 4-year-old Gr...
2019-07-31 18:45

DHS issues hacking security alert for small planes The DHS issued an alert for small planes. Modern flight systems are vulnerable to hacking if someone manages to gain physical access to the aircraft.       ...
2019-07-31 18:15

FCC wants to fine CBS for using fake emergency alert in 'Young Sheldon' The Federal Communications Commission is cracking down on the use of emergency alerts unless there's a legitimate crisis. Its latest target is a Young Sheldon episode broadcast in April 2018. CBS said "sound producers modified a version of the E...
2019-09-10 01:00

California Amber Alert canceled after 2 bodies found SONORA, Calif. (AP) — California authorities canceled an Amber Alert for a 2-year-old boy they said was abducted by his father. Authorities did not explain the cancellation that occurred Monday after two bodies were found near a remote campground. Th...
2019-09-24 07:30

Spain issues international alert as listeria cases hit 150 Spain's health ministry issued an international alert over the country's biggest ever listeriosis outbreak on Wednesday as the number of people affected rose to 150, including one fatality....
2019-08-22 07:45

Philippines declares national alert after 456 die from dengue fever Health authorities in the Philippines have declared a "national dengue alert" after a spike in cases of the viral disease which has left more than 450 people dead since January....
2019-07-16 15:30

Oxymoron Alert: Some 'High-Yield' Bonds Go Negative In the latest sign of financial markets going into uncharted territory, more than a dozen junk bonds, which usually carry high yields, now trade in Europe with a negative yield....
2019-07-14 11:45

Amber Alert issued for toddler, infant who were taken from DCS custody TUCSON – An Amber Alert has been issued by Arizona Department of Public Safety for the Pinal County area after two children were taken from the Department of Child Safety custody at around 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. Authorities say the children’s...
2019-07-17 02:01

"Everyone On High Alert": Vijay Rupani On Possibility Of Pak Infiltration With intelligence agencies sounding alert about possibility of Pakistan-trained terrorists entering Gujarat through sea route, Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Friday said all steps have been taken to......
2019-08-30 19:45

30 Districts In Odisha On Alert Following Heavy Rain Forcast The Odisha government put all the 30 districts of the state on alert Saturday in view of the IMD forecasting enhanced heavy rainfall for the next three days, officials said....
2019-06-30 02:00

Silver Alert issued for missing Peoria woman Peoria, Ariz.- The Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office has issued a Silver Alert for 72-year-old Mary Endreson. She was last seen leaving her apartment on foot at 9415 N. 99th Avenue in Peoria, Ariz. She is described as 5 feet 4 inches, white hair...
2019-06-18 09:30

TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound I-10 at Speedway closed due to crash TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 at Congress is blocking traffic. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, all traffic must exit at Speedway. No reports on juries or when the interstate will open back up....
2019-08-29 10:15

Hong Kong on alert for planned airport protests Hong Kong protesters have said they will disrupt transport to the city's airport following another night of demonstrations and clashes with police. City authorities responded by limiting access to airport transportation....
2019-09-07 15:15

Red Alert! Britney Spears Went to Target 80 Times Last Year Not even Britney Spears can resist a trip to the local Target. Earlier this week, E! News obtained financial documents from the music superstar's conservatorship case, which requires......
2019-08-14 04:15

Boeing Wanted to Wait 3 Years to Fix Safety Alert on 737 Max Boeing planned to wait three years to fix a non-working safety alert on its 737 Max aircraft and sped up the process only after the first of two deadly crashes involving the planes....
2019-06-08 09:01

NHTSA to allow drivers to choose 'quiet car' alert sounds The agency in February 2018 finalized long-delayed rules requiring EVs and hybrids to emit alert sounds to warn pedestrians of their approach, extending to 2020 the deadline for full compliance....
2019-09-16 23:30

Gujarat On Alert As Cyclonic Storm Vayu Closes In Gujarat Cyclone Updates: A heavy rainfall warning has been issued in parts of Gujarat in the next few days and Cyclone Vayu is expected to hit Gujarat coast on June 13....
2019-06-11 08:30

China issues 'red alert' as super typhoon approaches mainland China's weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing flight cancellations in Taiwan and shutting markets and businesses on the island....
2019-08-09 06:30

Hurricane Dorian threatens Georgia and Carolinas; Florida still on alert Hurricane Dorian span northwest on Saturday, churning slowly across the Atlantic in the direction of Georgia and the Carolinas, with Florida also still in its sights....
2019-08-31 21:30

TRAFFIC ALERT: Serious accident involving motorcyclist on southeast side TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is working a serious-injury collision involving a motorcyclist near E. Old Vail and S Houghton Roads. Police advise avoiding the area. TRAFFIC ALERT Please avoid E. Old Vail Rd. east of S. Houghton Rd. while offi...
2019-07-05 08:30

US-based Everbridge scores Aussie emergency alert deal The Massachusetts headquartered company has been awarded a multi-year contract to support the deployment of Australia's national early warning system....
2019-06-18 02:45

Pak Reopens Terror Camps Along Border, Security Agencies On Alert Pakistan has reactivated all the terror camps it had temporarily shut down along the line of control, intelligence agencies have reported, indicating the need for security agencies to brace themselves......
2019-10-07 21:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Flooding causes road closures in Cochise County Flooding of Frontier Road in Cochise County. Photo Courtesy of Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. COCHISE COUNTY – The Cochise County Sheriff’s office has announced that Frontier Road at Davis and Frontier Road at Double Adobe are clo...
2019-08-29 10:15

China issues ‘red alert’ as super typhoon approaches mainland China’s weather bureau issued a red alert early on Friday as super typhoon Lekima approached Zhejiang province on the eastern coast, after forcing flight cancellations in Taiwan and shutting markets and businesses on the island....
2019-08-09 23:45

Typhoon Lekima makes landfall after China issues red alert Typhoon Lekima made landfall in the eastern Chinese province of Zhejiang early Saturday morning, hours after China issued a red alert about the storm....
2019-08-10 03:30

Rajasthan Government To Remain Alert After Bihar Children Deaths The Rajasthan government has directed officials to remain alert in the state after over 100 children died in Bihar's Muzaffarpur district due to acute encephalitis syndrome (AES)....
2019-06-19 16:30

After criticism over lack of warnings, California's earthquake alert app gets an upgrade The first smartphone app in the country designed to alert the public before an earthquake has lowered the warning threshold across Los Angeles County, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti says....
2019-08-15 04:30

'Jimmy Kimmel Live' fined $395,000 for using emergency alert tones The FCC has just demonstrated that it's not messing around with emergency alerts. The agency fined ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live $395,000 for using the real tones during a skit which mocked the idea of President Trump having access to the system....
2019-08-16 23:30

India's top ports on alert for attacks from 'Pakistan-trained commandos' India's two main ports said on Thursday they had been warned by the coastguard and intelligence officials that Pakistan-trained commandos have entered Indian waters to carry out underwater attacks on port facilities....
2019-08-29 13:45

Ebola outbreak puts DR Congo's neighbors on high-alert The WHO has not declared the current outbreak an international emergency. But neighboring countries considered at risk have upped their preventative measures after the virus spread to Uganda earlier this week....
2019-06-15 20:45

Digital signs provide alert on escaped homicide suspects TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Digital signs on Arizona highways alert the public that a married couple suspected in a Tucson killing remained at large after overpowering two guards and escaping while being extradited from New York to Arizona. Tucson police sa...
2019-08-29 01:45

FDA issues safety alert over fecal transplants after patient’s death One person died from a fecal transplant, the US Food and Drug Administration announced on Thursday, as they issued a warning against the treatment. The idea behind the procedure, known as fecal microbiota transplatation, is to use stool from a health...
2019-06-14 07:15

Serbian Troops on Full Alert After Kosovo Police Arrests (BELGRADE, Serbia) — Serbia put its troops on full alert Tuesday after heavily armed police in northern Kosovo entered Serb-populated Mitrovica, firing tear gas and arresting nearly two dozen people. It was the latest flare-up in long-simmering...
2019-05-28 23:30

Jimmy Kimmel Live! fined $395,000 over presidential alert skit Jimmy Kimmel Live! has been fined $395,000 (£325,000) for using a simulated presidential emergency alert during a skit, a US regulator has announced....
2019-08-16 21:45

China issues US travel alert warning of official harassment BEIJING (AP) — China has issued a travel warning for the U.S., saying Chinese visitors have been interrogated, interviewed and subjected to other forms of what it called harassment by U.S. law enforcement agencies. The warning issued Tuesday urges Ch...
2019-06-04 12:15

The Latest: Birds prompted S. Korea to issue alert messages SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on diplomacy involving North Korea’s nuclear program (all times local): 5:15 p.m. South Korea’s military says it was a flock of birds that prompted it to alert journalists that it had detected an ̶...
2019-07-01 11:45

Silver Alert: 78-year-old with Alzheimer’s from Yuma reported missing James Edward Degan/ Yuma County Sheriff’s Office YUMA, Ariz. – A Silver Alert has been issued after a 78-year-old man from Yuma was reported missing Tuesday evening. According to Yuma County Sheriff’s Office, James Edward Degan was last s...
2019-09-11 21:30

Hyundai to make rear seat alert standard by 2020 Hyundai is making its rear seat reminder system a standard feature on new vehicles. The South Korean car maker says by 2022, its rear occupant alert door logic system will be standard on most of its new models. It will also make its optional ultrason...
2019-08-01 01:30

TRAFFIC ALERT: Down trees and semi-truck rollover cause delays along I-10 MARANA, Ariz. – The right lanes along westbound Interstate 10 are blocked at milepost 239 due to trees being blown on to the road by recent storms. I-10 WB: The right lanes are blocked at milepost 239, north of Tangerine Road in Marana, due to...
2019-07-25 08:45

Alert level raised for Hawaii volcano due to rumbles, quakes The Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii has been hit by at least 50 small earthquakes since October of last year, scientists said on Tuesday, prompting U.S. geologists to raise its alert level to yellow....
2019-07-03 01:45

PM Modi's Nagpur Visit Cancelled After Heavy Rain Alert Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Saturday visit to Nagpur has been cancelled due to heavy rain alert. The Prime Minister, however, would visit Mumbai and Aurangabad, officials said on Friday....
2019-09-07 02:45

Slurp Alert! 5 Delicious Blueberry Desserts To Prepare At Home Craving sinful desserts that are easy to make, delicious yet different? Here is blueberry getting you all of that and more! Prepare beautiful blueberry cheesecake, pancakes, popsicles and more......
2019-08-22 16:15

AMBER Alert issued for WV girl, suspect vehicle spotted in AZ TUCSON — An AMBER Alert vehicle in West Virginia was sighted in Arizona, according to Department of Public Safety. DPS says Gracelynn Scritchfield,4, went missing July 6 from Fairmont, West Virginia. Authorities believe she was abducted by her ...
2019-07-24 01:45

Lawmakers seek Boeing documents about 'defective' sensor alert on 737 Max Lawmakers are seeking documents from Boeing and the FAA on what they called a sensor alert Boeing said was not working properly but waited a year before telling federal officials....
2019-06-07 21:45

Iran oil industry must be alert to physical, cyber threats: minister Iran's oil minister told the petroleum industry on Sunday to be on alert to physical and cyber attacks, amid heightened tensions with the United States in the Gulf region....
2019-09-29 17:00

Salmonella alert issued after 100 people infected by UK eggs in three years Warning follows joint investigation that uncovered hundreds of regulation breaches by farms, packing stations and wholesalers The government has issued a salmonella warning after an investigation revealed that at least 100 people had been poisoned by...
2019-09-23 18:00

Paris on heatwave alert as France braces for scorching weather Paris authorities on Monday activated a heatwave alert plan for the capital as France prepared for another week of scorching temperatures just a month after a similar heatwave in June....
2019-07-23 02:45

Ships urged to alert navies before sailing through Strait of Hormuz Shipping associations have called on ship owners to inform Britain's navy of their movements before sailing into the Middle East Gulf and Strait of Hormuz because of the escalating international crisis in the region....
2019-07-22 21:15

National alert in Philippines as dengue victim count soars Authorities in the Philippines say dengue cases have risen by more than 80% since last year. Early detection of the disease can dramatically reduce fatality rates, but there is no fixed treatment for the illness....
2019-07-16 04:30

Himachal Pradesh On Alert After Intelligence Reports Of Terror Attack The Himachal Pradesh Police has sounded an alert following intelligence reports about a possible terror attack in the state after the recent abrogation of the special status of neighbouring Jammu and......
2019-09-28 06:30

Thailand puts 24 provinces on alert in swine fever watch Thailand has designated 24 provinces as "surveillance areas" for African swine fever and ordered strict animal controls in hopes of preventing an outbreak of the deadly disease that has hit its neighbors, an agriculture official said on Friday....
2019-09-27 19:45

Under the skin: How acoustic vehicle alert systems make EVs safer Active sound technology like Harman Halosonic helps to make electric cars comply with a new law while making the inside of cabins quieter and more refined The old "stop, look and listen" mantra isn't much good when it comes to EVs, but there is a s...
2019-07-01 12:30

Alert Level Raised At World's Largest Volcano In Hawaii The Mauna Loa volcano in Hawaii has been hit by at least 50 small earthquakes since October of last year, scientists said on Tuesday, prompting U.S. geologists to raise its alert level to yellow....
2019-07-03 08:30

China Stirs Suspicion With Unusual Maritime-Threat Alert Nations that flank the Strait of Malacca are puzzling over why China issued an emergency-level alert for its ships that pass through the vital Asian waterway, and whether strategic calculations are at play....
2019-07-11 20:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road work scheduled along I-10 Thursday night TUCSON – The left two lanes of eastbound Interstate 10 between Ina Rd and Orange Grove Rd will be closed Thursday, September 5 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m Friday morning. Arizona Department of Transportation will be lane striping overnight. ROAD WOR...
2019-09-05 10:45

Banana industry on alert after disease hits crops in Colombia LA GUAJIRA, Colombia — It might not be obvious at the supermarket, but the banana industry is fighting to protect the most popular variety of the fruit from a destructive fungus. A disease that ravages banana crops has made its long-dreaded arrival i...
2019-08-27 01:30

Alert level raised for world’s largest active volcano Federal officials this week upped the alert level for the world’s largest active volcano — Mauna Loa in Hawaii — which last erupted in 1984. The US Geological Survey made the shift from “normal” to “advisory” Tuesday following a steady in...
2019-07-03 21:30

Two blasts in Nepal kill 3 and injure 5, security on high-alert At least three people were killed and five injured in two explosions in Nepal’s capital on Sunday — with police suspecting an outlawed communist group as being behind the attacks. The two blasts occurred about an hour apart in separate ne...
2019-05-27 12:30

Rajasthan On Alert After Suspected Outbreak Of Congo Fever In Jodhpur An alert has been sounded in Rajasthan after two suspected cases of the deadly Crimean-Congo haemorrhagic fever (CCHF), commonly known as Congo fever, were reported in Jodhpur....
2019-09-03 16:00

Margarita season alert: The classic cocktail can cause severe blisters In summertime, margaritas can come with a dark twist: blistering burns all over your hands. That’s what happened to health-care worker Courtney Fallon, who squeezed “hundreds of limes” to make margs for her Memorial Day party. After prepping the tequ...
2019-06-12 07:00

StockX forced password resets after 'suspicious activity' alert For all the sneakerheads and hypebeasts out there, if you received an email from StockX asking you to reset your password, then it was probably authentic. The online marketplace told Engadget in a statement that it was "recently alerted to suspicious...
2019-08-02 06:45

Amber Alert canceled after missing 4-year-old found safe TUCSON – An Amber Alert has been canceled after the 4-year-old who was reported missing from the West Virginia area July 23 was found safe. Back on July 23, Arizona Department of Public Safety issued an Amber Alert after 4-year-old Gracelynn Sc...
2019-08-02 02:15

China issues citizens US travel alert, warns of harassment China has issued a travel warning for the U.S., saying Chinese visitors have been interrogated, interviewed and subjected to other forms of what it called harassment by U.S. law enforcement agencies....
2019-06-04 14:30

Ohio Weatherman Has No Time for The Bachelorette Viewers During Severe Weather Alert For some viewers, it seems The Bachelorette was more important than their safety. When the ABC reality show was interrupted for a special weather statement from local Ohio weatherman......
2019-05-28 21:30

Taiwan on 'high alert' after finding invasive armyworm in corn crop Taiwan is on "high alert" for further damage by the fall armyworm, said Premier Su Tseng-chang on Tuesday, after the island reported its first sighting of the invasive pest in a corn field....
2019-06-11 13:45

PM Modi's Nagpur Visit Today Cancelled Due To Heavy Rain Alert Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Saturday visit to Nagapur has been cancelled due to heavy rain alert. The Prime Minister, however, would visit Mumbai and Aurangabad, officials said on Friday....
2019-09-07 02:45

Gujarat On Cyclone Alert, Tourists Told To Move To Safe Places Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has appealed to the tourists visiting the state to leave for a safer place after noon on June 12, in the view of Cyclone Vayu which is likely to hit with a wind......
2019-06-12 02:15

Golden Alert Cancelled After Missing Butler County Man Found Safe UPDATE: BUTLER COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– A Golden Alert has been issued for a missing Butler County man. Officials say 78-year-old Bobby Jo Chance was last seen Friday at his residence on Silver City Huntsville Road. Chaney was expected to attend...
2019-05-29 16:45

Gujarat Minister Said "Can't Stop Aarti" At Temple Amid Cyclone Alert Cyclone Vayu, which had intensified into a "very severe cyclonic storm" was expected to make landfall today morning but it changed course overnight and is moving further into the sea...
2019-06-13 09:45

Fake diamond alert: If yours are simulated or made in a lab, you can't call them mined Diamonds are mined and if they're lab-created or synthetic, you have to say as much, the FTC is warning jewelers.        ...
2019-05-29 10:30

FCC fines 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!', others over misuse of emergency alert tone The Federal Communications Commission fined a television broadcaster, cable television network and a radio broadcaster for misusing the emergency alert tones....
2019-08-17 16:15

Torrential Rains Lash Northern States, Alert Sounded In Punjab Heavy rains lashed northern states with an alert sounded in Punjab following release of excess water from Bhakra dam and the Yamuna nearing the danger mark in Delhi on Saturday, while normalcy was......
2019-08-17 17:45

| Netanyahu quits Israel election rally as rocket alert sounds Sirens warning of rocket fire from Gaza cut short an election rally by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in the southern city of Ashkelon late Tuesday, public television reported....
2019-09-11 14:30

ALERT: This 16-Year-Old Girl Is Believed To Be Missing, Please Be On The Lookout For A—Oh Wait, She’s Right Here, Nevermind Readers, take note: An alert has been issued for a 16-year-old girl believed to be missing in the Indianapolis, IN area. Brittany St. Clair, also known as Brit, stands 5’5” and weighs 120 pounds. She has blonde hair and green eyes. She was last seen ...
2019-08-26 23:30

Three Hamas policemen killed in rare attacks with Gaza in 'state of alert' Gaza’s interior ministry said Wednesday arrests have been made in a pair of coordinated bombings that killed three Hamas policemen at Gaza City checkpoints the previous night....
2019-08-29 07:45

Amber Alert issued for abducted Pennsylvania girl, 2, state police say Authorities in Pennsylvania issued an Amber Alert late Saturday after a toddler was abducted in the western part of the state, according to officials....
2019-09-02 13:15

Intel Alerts Presence Of 4 Terrorists. Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh On Alert Four terrorists, including a Pakistani agent, may have infiltrated into the country using Afghanistan passports, intelligence inputs have said, prompting authorities in Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh to......
2019-08-21 09:45

Spain issues international health alert for listeria outbreak from pork Spain has issued international health alerts in light of a widening outbreak of listeria from pork meat that has affected 150 people and killed one person....
2019-08-23 04:30

No-deal Brexit alert as John Lewis unveils first loss in 155 years The boss of John Lewis issued a bleak warning about the impact of a no-deal Brexit today as he unveiled the first loss in the firm's 155-year history....
2019-09-12 19:15

South Korea on highest alert after African swine fever found South Korea has raised its animal disease alert to the highest level after discovering its first outbreak of deadly African swine fever at a pig farm in Paju, a town near its border with North Korea, the agriculture ministry said on Tuesday....
2019-09-17 11:00

Police on alert as protesters descend on DC for Trump's military-themed July 4th President Trump is gearing up for his military-themed celebration on July Fourth, but the fireworks already are erupting as critics complain about the nature and cost of the event -- and authorities worry about possible violent clashes between leftis...
2019-07-04 01:00

6.9 magnitude quake strikes in eastern Indonesia, tsunami alert issued A 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Indonesia’s Sulawesi island late on Sunday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, prompting authorities to issue a tsunami warning for eight cities near the epicenter....
2019-07-07 20:15

Private Companies Shake Up Mexico City's Earthquake-Alert System Two years after a devastating earthquake struck Mexico City, killing more than 200 people and damaging thousands of buildings, the city’s government is feuding with private technology startups over who is allowed to warn city residents about future q...
2019-09-23 13:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Multi-vehicle crash on westbound I-10 at 22nd street TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash in the middle right lane of westbound Interstate 10 is backing up traffic at 22nd street. I-10 WB: A crash is blocking the middle right lane at 22nd St. in #tucson pic.twitter.com/1M8xpG492U — Arizona DOT (@Arizo...
2019-08-02 09:45

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious collision closes northbound Oracle Road at Magee TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road is closed at Magee road due to a serious collision. According to Oro Valley Police Department, traffic diverted onto westbound Magee. Traffic Alert Northbound Oracle Rd. closed at Magee. Traffic diverted onto w...
2019-06-20 06:45

Hong Kong airport on alert ahead of fresh wave of protests Hong Kong's Airport Authority said on Friday only departing passengers with travel documents will be allowed to enter the terminal as anti-government activists gear up for a three-day rally to raise awareness among tourists entering the city....
2019-08-09 06:30

Airline launches seat alert to help passengers avoid crying babies The nightmare of being stuck on a long-haul flight with a constantly crying baby nearby could be a thing of the past for people travelling in and out of Japan....
2019-09-28 04:30

'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' hit with hefty fine for using emergency alert tones Alert tones used in a "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" episode earlier this year to poke fun at a presidential alert test that occurred last year cost ABC $395,000 in fines, the Federal Communications Commission said in a Thursday statement announcing a handful ...
2019-08-16 15:15

Extremely Heavy Rain Likely In Himachal Pradesh, "Orange" Alert Issued Many parts of Himachal Pradesh received light to moderate rainfall in the past 24 hours, with the meteorological department forecasting extremely heavy rainfall on Monday....
2019-07-08 00:45

Recall alert: 1.1 million pocketknives recalled for posing 'laceration hazard' About 1.1 million Gordon Folding Knives are being recalled for "posing a laceration hazard." The knives were sold at Harbor Freight Tools stores.       ...
2019-10-05 17:15

Bihar Rains: Orange Alert In Patna, Vaishali, Begusarai, Khagaria Even as Bihar continues to be under the deluge, an Orange Alert has been issued for Patna, Vaishali, Begusarai, and Khagaria districts for October 3 and 4, as these areas are expected to receive heavy......
2019-10-03 04:00

Japan Volcano Erupts For First Time In 4 Years, Alert Level Raised A volcano near Tokyo has erupted for the first time in four years, throwing ash and smoke nearly two kilometres into the sky and sparking warnings not to approach the mountain....
2019-08-08 18:00

Sri Lanka on alert as Buddhist hardliners hold first meeting after Easter attacks Police lined the streets of the Sri Lankan highland town of Kandy on Sunday and the army was on standby as hardline Buddhist monks gathered for their first big assembly since Easter attacks by Islamist militants on churches and luxury hotels....
2019-07-07 11:30

Spoiler alert: it’s getting harder to keep plot lines from readers | Paul Chadwick In the age of watching TV shows weeks, or even years, after an episode has aired, how long should spoiler alerts last?“I can’t be the only one in the boat on this,” complained a reader about separate newspaper interviews in which actors discussed the...
2019-07-15 22:15

FEMA's next Emergency Alert System test leaves internet devices out Federal agencies are once again poised to test emergency alerts, but this time it's all about where you won't see them. The FCC and FEMA are conducting their fifth nationwide Emergency Alert System test on August 7th at 2:20PM ET, but only...
2019-07-25 01:15

On Encephalitis Alert, Assam Warns Negligent Doctors Of Criminal Cases The Assam government has cancelled the leaves of all health department employees till the end of September to deal with an outbreak of encephalitis in the state. The state government also said it will......
2019-07-06 13:45

India issues new flood alert as monsoon death toll reaches 244 Kerala residents warned of heavy rain after 1.2 million people evacuated in four statesIndia has issued a fresh flood alert for parts of the southern state of Kerala as the nationwide death toll from the annual monsoon rose to at least 244.On Wednesd...
2019-08-14 17:45

Match-Fixing at Women’s World Cup? As Game Grows, Officials Are on Alert As the profile of women’s soccer grows, games are drawing millions of dollars worth of bets. And FIFA and match-fixing officials say they are taking no chances....
2019-06-18 00:15

Airline passenger identified after storming cockpit, sparking hijack alert The airline passenger who stormed the cockpit and threatened to “kill everyone” on a Turkey-bound flight has been identified, according to a report. Chloe Haines, 25, sparked a hijack alert on a June 22 flight with Jet2 airlines when she ...
2019-07-06 04:30

Alert In North Sikkim As Teesta Flows Over Danger Mark After Cloudburst A flood alert has been sounded in several areas in north Sikkim and parts of neighbouring Bengal after a massive cloudburst inundated the upper reaches of Teesta river. The Teesta river is flowing......
2019-06-18 00:30

Heavy Rain, Flood In Parts Of Maharashtra; 3 Kerala Districts On 'Alert' As heavy rains continued, Kerala Disaster Management Authority issued ''Red Alert'' warning for Idukki, Malappuram and Kozhikode districts for the next 24 hours....
2019-08-08 10:15

South Korea on alert after 1st African swine fever case confirmed South Korea is on alert Tuesday to prevent the spread of African swine fever after the first case of the animal disease was confirmed near the border with North Korea....
2019-09-17 10:30

China Issues Red Alert as a Strong Typhoon Bears Down on the East Coast (BEIJING) — China issued its top warning for coastal areas of Zhejiang province Friday ahead of a strong typhoon carrying heavy rain and winds and expected to send an intense storm surge up the mighty Yangzte River. Heavy rain was expected in Z...
2019-08-10 09:00

Traffic Alert: Oracle Road Lane Closure at Limberlost Drive TUCSON – On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the southbound curb lane on Oracle Road both north and south of Limberlost Drive will be closed for paving work related to a private development project. This one-day project is scheduled to begin at 5 A.M....
2019-06-18 04:30

Former Oklahoma state senator found dead with gunshot wound is 2nd GOP ex-lawmaker found dead in two days A former Republican state senator in Oklahoma was found dead with a gunshot wound in his home Wednesday, the second former GOP state lawmaker found fatally wounded in as many days....
2019-06-08 03:45

California Amber Alert for boy, 2, and father called off after bodies found near campground: police An Amber Alert triggered in California for a missing toddler, who police say was abducted by his father, has been canceled after two bodies were found near a remote campground, investigators said Monday....
2019-09-24 20:45

Hong Kong on security alert as thousands march in fresh wave of protests Tens of thousands marched in sweltering heat in Chinese-ruled Hong Kong on Sunday as anti-government protests show no signs of let-up, with anger over an extradition bill morphing into a fresh front against what many see as an erosion of freedoms....
2019-07-21 11:30

Italy, France on highest-level ‘red’ weather alert amid heat wave PRAGUE — France’s national weather service issued its highest-level danger alert Thursday as it warned that parts of the country could expect temperatures to reach an “exceptional peak” Friday amid a record-setting heatwave in Europe. Meteo France ra...
2019-06-28 23:00

Britain's ASOS blames overseas warehouse issues for latest profit alert British online fashion retailer ASOS warned on profit for the third time in eight months on Thursday, saying it had struggled to overhaul warehouses in the United States and Europe to meet demand....
2019-07-18 09:45

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious injury multi-vehicle crash shuts down intersection on eastside TUCSON – A multi-vehicle collision has shut down the intersection at S. Kolb and E. Escalante roads. According to the Tucson Police Department, serious injuries were sustained in the accident. TRAFFIC ALERT The intersection of S. Kolb Rd & E...
2019-06-27 23:30

Amid Security Alert, Israel Asks Its Citizens To Leave Jammu And Kashmir Israel, in its travel advisory, said the National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau reiterates the existing travel warnings for Jammu and Kashmir in northern India, given the intensification......
2019-08-04 15:15

Sierra Vista motorists advised to be on alert for card skimmers after recent incident SIERRA VISTA, Ariz. – Motorists in Sierra Vista are advised to proceed with caution when filling up their vehicle after Sierra Vista Police Department received reports of potential indications of installation of credit card skimmer devices at a...
2019-08-31 01:30

Israel Airport On High Alert After Plane Makes Emergency Landing: Report Authorities at Israel's Ben Gurion Airport declared an emergency level 3 situation as a Boeing 737 with a blown wheel made an emergency landing here on Monday afternoon....
2019-07-01 18:01

Nipah Virus Alert In Madhya Pradesh's Guna, Gwalior; Advisories Issued The death of hundreds of bats in Madhya Pradesh's Guna district has raised alarm in the area and fear of the spread of the Nipah virus. The administrations in Guna and Gwalior districts issued health......
2019-06-14 21:30

14 Lions Escape South Africa's Kruger National Park, Alert Issued A pride of 14 lions is on the loose near a mining community bordering South Africa's Kruger National Park, officials said Friday, and warned members of the public to be alert. The lions have been......
2019-06-07 16:30

Rain Fury Kills 24 In Himachal Pradesh, Delhi On Flood Alert: 10 Points Heavy rain pummelled several parts of North India on Sunday, leaving at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. A flood alert was issued in parts of Delhi,......
2019-08-19 06:00

Florida, Bahamas on high alert as Hurricane Dorian reaches Category 3 strength Hurricane Dorian became a major hurricane on Friday as government officials and residents in the United States and Bahamas continued to prepare for the potentially devastating storm....
2019-08-31 00:45

UPDATE 1-Hong Kong airport on alert ahead of fresh wave of protests Hong Kong's Airport Authority said on Friday only departing passengers with travel documents will be allowed to enter the terminal as anti-government activists gear up for a three-day rally to raise awareness among tourists entering the city....
2019-08-09 07:00

Gulf Coast put on alert for potential tropical storm to form late week After more than a month of inactivity in the tropical Atlantic basin, there is concern for development in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico with potential impacts to residents and visitors later this week....
2019-07-07 21:45

Freebie alert - get a free Google Home Hub with John Lewis broadband deals It may not be the name you instinctively jump to when you think about broadband deals. But, with an offer as good as this, John Lewis is showing it means business in the competitive world of internet packages.When you buy any John Lewis broadband dea...
2019-06-13 10:45

Boil water alert issued in Green Valley due to potential presence of E coli SAHUARITA, Ariz. – A boil water alert was issued Thursday afternoon, according to Green Valley Fire District. On Thursday, Farmers Water Company informed their customers that regular water system sampling and laboratory tests indicated that the possi...
2019-07-12 01:15

Thousands flee disputed Kashmir region after alert; India says it killed militants Thousands of Indian tourists, pilgrims and workers began leaving the disputed region of Kashmir after a local government alert over possible militant attacks, and India said it killed at least five militants who were trying to attack its forces....
2019-08-04 03:30

| 'The sky has turned black' - Papua New Guinea volcano spews ash, triggering eruption alert Papua New Guinea's Mount Ulawun volcano - designated one of the world's most hazardous - began spewing ash, turning the sky black and prompting authorities to warn of a possible eruption....
2019-06-27 21:45

OnStar alert leads to rescue of Florida baby from hot car after mom passes out inside: deputies OnStar, an in-vehicle safety and security system, helped save a 1-year-old Florida girl trapped in a hot car on Sunday after her mom passed out inside, authorities said....
2019-06-06 07:15

US banana imports on alert after disease makes long-dreaded arrival in Colombia The arrival of the disease is bringing back worries about the world's dependence on a single type of banana, the Cavendish.        ...
2019-08-27 01:00

What Andrew Luck Means Given the circumstances, it’s remarkable Andrew Luck wasn’t playing for the Detroit Lions. The Colts franchise QB is retiring less than two weeks before the NFL season is slated to begin. There’s already a host of people, namely idiot Colts fans, rea...
2019-08-25 22:30

What Happens to Your Stolen Medical Data It’s pretty obvious why you’d want to keep personal information private, like passwords and credit card data. But medical data might not be as obvious: why would hackers care whether I have diabetes? Thanks to a new report, we now know a little more ...
2019-06-10 18:15

Drop Out, Andrew Yang! It was easy, initially, to dismiss Andrew Yang as a joke. When he first entered the primary, the startup guy-turned-presidential candidate’s most distinguishing qualities seemed to be his almost pathological aversion to wearing ties and a belief that...
2019-10-02 03:45

Mom cracks down on medical misinformation (WPTV)  A Florida mother has made it her mission to stop dangerous myths about how to cure autism, something that has no medical cure. “I’m autistic myself and I have three severe autistic children,” Amanda Seigler says. When her son was diagno...
2019-05-29 03:30

Andrew Yang: Still Dangerous On Monday, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang put out his climate plan. And Yang Gang, I am sorry, but your man is still the most dangerous Democratic presidential candidate. Read more......
2019-08-27 15:15

Andrew Yang’s Bipartisan Bet Mr. Yang is no fan of the president. But his coalition includes conservatives who see nonpartisan logic in his message about automation and job loss....
2019-08-23 03:00

What Was Your Most Ridiculous Medical Bill? It’s no secret that the U.S. medical system is completely fucked up. We seek medical care without knowing how much it will cost; prices are negotiated between hospitals and insurance companies, and we have little to no choice but to pay our premiums,...
2019-09-18 20:45

Andrew Cancio: ‘I’ve got to strike while it’s hot right now’ Ahead of his crucial WBA title rematch with Alberto Machado, Andrew Cancio is still putting in shifts at the Southern California Gas Company. He speaks to Thomas Gerbasi The post Andrew Cancio: ‘I’ve got to strike while it’s hot right now...
2019-06-20 00:15

How to Set Up an Advance Medical Directive If you ended up unconscious and on life support, how long would you want your family to wait and see whether you recovered? If you want to make sure your wishes are respected, consider an advance medical directive....
2019-10-09 04:30

The five: medical biases against women From drug trials that only use men to misconceptions about CPR, medicine’s gender inequalities can be matters of life or death A study last week revealed that women in Australia are less likely than men to receive the recommended medicine for heart f...
2019-07-31 18:01

AMBER ALERT: Missing 17-year-old Idaho girl, supect phone pinged in Kingman TUCSON – The Arizona Department of Public Safety has issued an AMBER alert for 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez. She was last seen at 2816 South Lincoln in Jerome, Idaho. She was described as possibly wearing a Wendy’s restaurant uniform an...
2019-05-21 15:45

Authorities find car in Surprise linked to Idaho AMBER Alert involving kidnapped teen (KPNX)– Authorities are looking for 17-year-old Sandra Rios-Chavez, who was kidnapped by 18-year-old Miguel Rodriguez-Perez in Jerome County, Idaho on Sunday from the parking lot of the Wendy’s where she works, police say. Authorities say...
2019-05-21 15:45

Arsenal fans on high alert as Baku police check for Henrikh Mkhitaryan shirts Arsenal supporters in Baku were on high alert in the build-up to tonight's final as police stationed outside the city's fanzones were checking shirts for Henrikh Mkhitaryan's name....
2019-05-29 13:15

Alberta wildfires: Trout Lake on evacuation alert; High Level winds shift A remote northern Alberta community was put on evacuation alert due to a new wildfire, as crews further northwest continue to battle the High Level fire....
2019-05-27 16:45

Serbia places forces on alert after Kosovo police operation in Serb-populated north Serbia ordered its troops on full alert on Tuesday after police in neighboring Kosovo mounted an anti-smuggling operation in a northern region of the country populated mainly by Serbs....
2019-05-28 13:30

Today in pissed-off weathermen: Guy calls out corporate overlords for their shitty storm alert system Weathermen are sick of our bullshit. They’re sick of sports fans’ bullshit. They’re sick of Bachelorette fans’ bullshit. They’re sick of their goddamn coworkers’ bullshit. And today, they’re absolutely sick of their corporate overlords’ bullshit....
2019-06-07 20:15

Fake diamond alert: Don't call lab-made, synthetic gems real, FTC warns Diamonds are mined and if they're lab-created or synthetic, you have to say as much, the FTC is warning jewelers.        ...
2019-05-28 19:30

Slurp Alert! This Homemade Pineapple Kulfi Is Ideal For Your Sweet Tooth Cravings (Video) When it comes to kulfis, most people think that the options are restricted to just kesar, pista, almond etc. What if we say that there's more to this yummy delight?!...
2019-07-23 13:45

World's largest active volcano in Hawaii upgraded to increased alert level Federal officials raised the alert level Tuesday for the world's largest active volcano, Hawaii's Mauna Loa, which last erupted in 1984.        ...
2019-07-03 20:30

Europe on 'red alert' as heatwave breaks temperature records, causes wildfires, claims multiple lives Europe has been hit with a record-breaking heatwave, with temperatures hitting over 110 degrees Fahrenheit and already taking several peoples’ lives....
2019-06-30 08:45

SCAM ALERT: Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail (NBC News)   Bogus money orders and cashier’s checks are being sent to potential victims through the mail. The legitimate-looking documents are being sent with a letter, offering to pay consumers for becoming a so-called mystery shopper. Justin Pritc...
2019-07-31 18:45

CBS' 'Young Sheldon' is the latest show to face a fine for misuse of emergency alert tone The Federal Communications Commission slapped CBS with a $272,000 proposed fine for misusing the Emergency Alert Tone in a 2018 episode of "Young Sheldon."...
2019-09-10 01:30

Getting Your Medical Records Through an App? There’s a Catch. And a Fight. Medical groups are warning that new federal data-sharing rules, enabling people to get their health records through a smartphone, could lead to invasions of privacy....
2019-09-03 09:30

Here's how much medical students are paying just to get into school For prospective medical students, the cost of attendance kicks in well before they even set foot on campus. Aspiring doctors are paying between $5,000 and $10,000 just to apply to school....
2019-10-05 13:45

Prince Andrew 'knows what he's done', says Epstein sex accuser A woman who claims she was forced to have sex with Prince Andrew when she was 17 has said he "knows what he's done" and "I hope he comes clean about it"....
2019-08-27 21:45

When Apps get Your Medical Data, Your Privacy May Go With It Medical groups are warning that new federal data-sharing rules, enabling people to get their health records through a smartphone, could lead to invasions of privacy....
2019-09-03 18:45

WHERE ARE THEY NOW? All the big-name QBs taken with Andrew Luck in the 2012 NFL draft Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images When it came to quarterbacks, the 2012 NFL draft was one of the most important in the NFL in recent years. Andrew Luck was taken first overall and the Washington Redskins paid a heavy price to move up and take Robert Griff...
2019-08-26 20:00

F.A.A. Allows U.P.S. to Deliver Medical Packages Using Drones After a year of working with the Federal Aviation Administration, United Parcel Service was awarded a certification that allows it to use drones on medical campuses....
2019-10-02 23:00

Alexa Now Gives U.K. Users N.H.S. Medical Advice Britain’s National Health Service has collaborated with Amazon to offer health information through Alexa, prompting questions about privacy and market advantage....
2019-07-11 03:30

Medical conditions that cause muscle wasting Conditions that can cause muscle wasting include muscular dystrophy, multiple sclerosis, and spinal muscular atrophy. Treatment may include dietary changes and exercise. Learn more here....
2019-06-11 23:00

75 New Medical Colleges To Be Set Up, Adding Over 15,000 Seats The government today approved setting up of 75 medical colleges over three years which will be attached with existing district or referral hospitals. This will add at least 15,700 MBBS seats in the......
2019-08-28 23:45

Colts QB Andrew Luck retires from the NFL INDIANAPOLIS — Andrew Luck watched one last game from the sideline Saturday. Then he said goodbye to the NFL. The Colts quarterback heard boos as he walked away from the field, then walked to the podium and made the surprise decision official. The of...
2019-08-25 13:00

Why Are These Medical Instruments So Tough to Sterilize? Duodenoscopes have sickened hundreds of patients in hospital outbreaks. Now some experts are demanding the devices be redesigned or taken off the market....
2019-08-07 21:30

Andrew Yang Wants You To Know He Can Score Inside Andrew Yang has a dream. “I’d challenge Donald Trump to any physical or mental feat under the sun. I mean, gosh, what could that guy beat me at, being a slob?” the presidential candidate wondered last month. His eventual conclusion: “Something that i...
2019-09-20 01:15

Virginia Giuffre says she had sex with Prince Andrew at age 17 Jeffrey Epstein “sex slave” Virginia Roberts Giuffre claimed in her first TV interview that she had sex with Prince Andrew in 2001 when she was 17 in the London townhouse of the financier’s gal pal Ghislaine Maxwell. “The first time in London, ...
2019-09-21 01:00

The NHS is setting up a lab for medical artificial intelligence The National Health Service in England is setting up a research lab to build artificial intelligence that could help treat conditions including cancer, dementia and heart disease...
2019-08-08 15:30

Colts QB Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL Andrew Luck is retiring from the NFL, according to a report on Saturday by ESPN’s Adam Schefter. There will be a news conference Sunday to make it official, but, a source told ESPN that the Indianapolis Colts quarterback is mentally worn down, ...
2019-08-25 04:00

It's too soon to tell if DeepMind's medical AI will save any lives A DeepMind AI can predict whether someone will get acute kidney injury 48 hours before it occurs, but it's too soon to tell if the tech will actually make a difference...
2019-07-31 20:30

Your Private Medical Images May Be Online for Anyone to See X-rays and other medical images are supposed to be private, since they are part of your medical records. But a recent ProPublica investigation found patients’ images just sitting around on the internet for anybody to view....
2019-09-17 22:45

Andrew Luck stuns the NFL by stepping away Indianapolis Colts QB said goodbye to the game in an emotional farewell amid an injury-plagued career. The injuries had "taken my joy of this game away," Luck said.       ...
2019-08-25 15:30

How to Get $12,000 from Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang If watching 10 Democratic candidates debate on a single stage made your head spin last night, you might have missed Andrew Yang’s announcement during his opening statement: He’s expanding his efforts to test a universal basic income (UBI) program....
2019-09-13 23:00

Andrew Scott: 'I'm Fleabag and she's the priest? I'd still have sex with him' Everyone’s favourite hot priest ingeniously skirts around what he’s doing in Black Mirror: SmithereensWhat happens to our online identities when we die?What can you tell us about Black Mirror: Smithereens without giving the game away?Black Mirror is ...
2019-06-02 17:15

Google Maps Adds Mumbai Floods Feature To Alert Waterlogged Roads & Road Closures An annual event now, the city of Mumbai finds itself coming to a halt every time the rain gods are a little more generous than usual. The city's crumbling infrastructure can barely handle its......
2019-07-03 11:45

Rabies Alert Issued Near Walt Disney World's Epcot After Feral Cat Tests Positive For the Disease If you’re visiting Epcot at Walt Disney World this summer, keep the kids away from any stray animals you might find. A feral cat just tested positive for rabies and the health department is warning people to be careful during the coming months becaus...
2019-07-10 13:15

Nostalgia Alert! Brenda Song Looks Back at Her Disney Channel Past Ahead of Amphibia Return Nearly 19 years ago, Brenda Song first appeared on the Disney Channel as a young girl who just wanted some snow for Christmas, in the 2000 movie The Ultimate Christmas Present. Now, she......
2019-06-08 00:30

Alert System Delays on Puerto Rico Raise Fears as Hurricane Dorian Skims Island Much of a $1.2 million siren system to warn the people near a dam of coming hazards is sitting in storage, raising questions about the island’s hurricane response plan....
2019-08-29 19:00

New Freddie Mercury alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased track from 1985 Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
2019-06-20 12:45

‘Alert The House GOP.’ After an Artist Printed 62,000 Pages of Hillary Clinton’s Emails, She Showed Up at His Exhibition and Read Through Them After an artist printed out 62,000 pages of Hillary Clinton’s emails as part of an art exhibition titled “HILLARY: The Hillary Clinton Emails” in Venice, Italy, the former Democratic presidential nominee showed up and spent an hour ...
2019-09-13 00:15

Slurp Alert: Beat The Heat With This Lip-Smacking Cutting Chai Kulfi (Watch Recipe Video) Did you know that you can use a cup of chai to make a bevy of dishes? This summer, how about using your favourite cutting chai to make delicious kulfi!Surprised? Don't be....
2019-07-04 11:45

Rabies alert issued for Disney World's Epcot area after infected cat scratches employees Florida's Department of Health issued a rabies alert for Disney World's Epcot Center after two employees were scratched by a rabid cat.       ...
2019-07-11 22:45

John Lewis broadband deals alert: cheap bills, gift cards and price cuts You may know it as the high street brand, dropping impressive retail discounts left, right and centre. But did you know John Lewis does broadband deals, too? And if you're in need of a new internet plan, now is a pretty great time to invest in J...
2019-09-07 13:15

Andrew Yang Becomes 9th Democrat to Qualify for the Next Debate Mr. Yang, an entrepreneur, earned 2 percent support in a new poll, adding him to the group of Democratic presidential candidates who will go to Houston in September....
2019-08-08 21:30

NBA star Andrew Wiggins’ home burglarized in LA They nicked his kicks! Minnesota Timberwolves star Andrew Wiggins’ home was ransacked by thieves who stole his shoes, along with luggage and a rented Cadillac Escalade, according to a new report from TMZ. About $1,000 worth of belongings were t...
2019-08-17 18:15

Those Who've Faced Andrew Luck's Choice Know Why He Made It The single most telling thing in the wake of Andrew Luck’s surprise retirement is the near-unanimous support for his decision from other football players. The sports shouters on your TV and in your Twitter machine can rail against soft millennials al...
2019-08-27 17:15

Andrew Yang, Just Say You Hate Fat People and Move Along!!! Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang threw some very intelligent, not at all lazy insults at President Donald Trump during an appearance at the Iowa State Fair over the weekend. Speaking to reporters, Yang riffed that Trump could only beat h...
2019-08-16 16:45

Detained immigrants sue over conditions, medical care Immigrants held in US detention facilities filed a lawsuit Monday decrying what they called shoddy medical care and a failure by authorities to provide accommodations for disabilities....
2019-08-21 00:30

How Your Facebook Posts Might Reveal Your Medical Status Researchers were able to correctly guess some people’s medical conditions by analyzing their Facebook posts, according to a new study. The people involved had consented to the research, and the results are private, but let this be a warning: You’re p...
2019-06-20 00:30

Andrew Luck is injured again, and the Colts can’t get on the same page Everyone thought he was battling a calf injury. Team owner Jim Irsay said it was something else. Then GM Chris Ballard said it was something entirely different....
2019-08-14 21:45

Thumbs Down Guy seeks help with medical bills after nearly dying Gary Dunaier, more famously known as the Thumbs Down Guy, racked up more than $30,000 in bills after a recent medical mishap.       ...
2019-06-27 20:45

DEA to OK more marijuana growers for medical, scientific research The Drug Enforcement Administration on Monday announced plans to approve the registration of more marijuana growers to expand scientific and medical research into the substance....
2019-08-26 20:30

Colts QB Andrew Luck, former No. 1 pick, is retiring Quarterback Andrew Luck, the first pick in the 2012 NFL draft and a four-time Pro Bowl selection, has told the Indianapolis Colts that he is retiring, ESPN and the NFL said on their websites Saturday night....
2019-08-25 19:00

The science behind Andrew Luck's shock NFL farewell We often look at professional athletes with awe and envy, endowed with genetic gifts most can only wonder at possessing. But those gifts often come with a priceAndrew Luck is human, with tendons and cartilage that can tear and bones that can break. T...
2019-08-26 23:30

U.S. Air Force activates Medical Readiness Agency The U.S. Air Force has activated a new field operating agency, the Medical Readiness Agency, to concentrate on ensuring its hundreds of thousands of personnel are healthy....
2019-07-03 23:45

Maine to Eliminate Non-Medical Exemptions for Vaccinations (AUGUSTA, Maine) — Democratic Gov. Janet Mills on Friday signed into law a bill that eliminates religious and philosophical exemptions for vaccinations in Maine. Maine has one of the highest rates of non-medical vaccine exemptions in the nation...
2019-05-25 02:45

UK Alexa users can now get answers to medical questions right from the NHS Amazon’s Alexa is all set to gain medical smarts in the UK, thanks to a partnership with the National Health Service (NHS). The healthcare service said it’s teaming up with Amazon‘s voice assistant to help answer medical queries with advice from the ...
2019-07-11 16:00

Mississippi St player at hospital after “medical event” STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State pitcher Jack Eagan was taken to the hospital after receiving medical attention in the dugout during the team’s game against Stanford in the NCAA Tournament’s super regionals. The school said Eaga...
2019-06-09 08:00

Phillies’ Andrew McCutchen out for season with torn ACL SAN DIEGO — Andrew McCutchen tore his ACL in a rundown and will miss the rest of the season, causing the NL East-leading Philadelphia Phillies to again reshuffle their outfield. McCutchen, a former Yankee, hurt his left knee during Monday night’...
2019-06-05 04:45

Andrew McCutchen is out for the season. That’s devastating for the Phillies. "Every club goes through tough times," Phillies Manager Gabe Kapler said Monday, before the team knew for certain it had lost McCutchen for the season....
2019-06-05 03:45

Thailand set to deliver first batch of medical marijuana Thailand plans to distribute about 10,000 bottles of cannabis oil next week for hospital patients, a government official said on Thursday, the first official use of medical marijuana since a law legalizing it came into effect this year....
2019-08-01 17:30

The Impeachers review: Andrew Johnson and the men who nearly trumped him Brenda Wineapple has written a book entirely right for its moment, a history of the perils and politics of impeachmentBrenda Wineapple’s new book was surely timed for this moment. Working with the support of a grant from the National Endowment for th...
2019-06-23 13:45

Need quick medical advice in Britain? Ask Alexa Britain's state-run health service is teaming up with Amazon to provide medical advice for common ailments such as migraines and flu via the tech giant's voice assistant Alexa, aiming to help more patients at home and cut down on costs....
2019-07-10 14:00

New medical procedure could delay menopause by 20 years Operation could benefit thousands of women who experience serious health issuesA medical procedure that allows women to delay the menopause for up to 20 years has been launched by IVF specialists in Britain.Doctors claim the operation could benefit t...
2019-08-04 17:30

10 Medical Myths We Should Stop Believing. Doctors, Too Researchers identified nearly 400 common medical practices and theories that were contradicted by rigorous studies. Here are some of the most notable....
2019-07-01 16:30

Andrew Scott: 'It’s mind-blowing being described as a sex symbol' The actor, 42, on the pleasure of acting in Fleabag, Ireland’s new progressiveness and not being the next James BondI was brought up in Dublin. My parents are from Tyrone and Mayo. I went to a Catholic boys’ school. It was a different time for Irelan...
2019-06-22 18:15

DOE to contact 19,000 former 9/11 students about free medical care City education officials are attempting to contact all 19,000 former students who attended public schools near Ground Zero on 9/11 to let them know they could be eligible for free medical care. The ex-students would qualify for coverage under the fed...
2019-09-23 02:30

Andrew Yang raises $10M in best fundraising quarter yet WASHINGTON — Democratic presidential hopeful Andrew Yang raised more than $10 million in the last three months — a more than threefold increase from the $2.8 million the New York businessman raised in the previous quarter. “There’s a new ...
2019-10-02 21:00

Google Bans Ads for 'Experimental Medical Treatments' Google plans to crack down on ads for bogus medical treatments, as the company has observed a rise in predatory scams that target desperate patients. Read more......
2019-09-07 00:15

Can Jacoby Brissett replace Andrew Luck? In the Colts game against the Chargers Jacoby Brissett exceeded expectations. Now the Colts just need to figure out their defense going forward.       ...
2019-09-09 19:30

Medical data of millions of Americans available online The medical images and health data of millions of Americans, including X-rays, MRIs and CT scans, have been discovered on unsecured servers.The records cover over 5m patients in the US as well as millions more around the world and in some cases, thes...
2019-09-18 06:45

Andrew Yang Knows You May Disagree With Him About Shane Gillis Mr. Gillis was dropped by “Saturday Night Live” after making racist comments about Asian-Americans and using a slur to refer to Mr. Yang, a presidential candidate, who has urged forgiveness....
2019-09-17 15:00

Prince Andrew's damaged reputation - podcast Last week Jeffrey Epstein accuser Virginia Roberts did her first television interview, and in it restated claims that she had been made to have sex with Prince Andrew when she was 17. Royal correspondent Chris Ship discusses the Duke of York’s friend...
2019-09-27 05:45

Don't Take Medical Advice From an Anti-Abortion Fertility App The FEMM Period Ovulation Tracker looks like any other fertility app, asking you to log your menstruation data and promising “cutting edge science that helps you keep track of your health.” But the Guardian found that the app is backed by an anti-abo...
2019-05-31 17:15

Medical reasons why Sam Darnold will be out for a long time Don’t expect to see Sam Darnold for a while. That is the opinion of Dr. David Chao, the former Chargers team physician who operates the website profootballdoc.com, after the Jets quarterback was diagnosed with mononucleosis. “He’s going to miss a lot...
2019-09-13 06:15

| Inmate with rare medical condition set for execution in US A convicted murder with a rare medical condition was set to be executed Tuesday by lethal objection in Missouri despite his assertions that this method of capital punishment will cause him terrible suffering....
2019-10-02 05:15

Google bans ads for unproven medical treatments In an attempt to remain trustworthy, Google will no longer allow ads for "unproven or experimental medical techniques." Under the new Healthcare and medicines policy, the company will prohibit advertising for treatments that lack biomedical or scient...
2019-09-07 05:15

‘Gaming Disorder’ Is a Now an Official Medical Condition, According to the WHO Nearly anywhere you go, it’s easy to find children and adults alike transfixed by their phones, and while texting and social media certainly claim a big part of that attention, increasingly it’s gaming that’s drawing us in. At the W...
2019-05-29 12:45

Who Is Andrew Yang, the Internet’s Favorite Candidate? Andrew Yang, a businessman from New York, is seeking the Democratic nomination for president. His focus on preventing mass unemployment caused by the automation of jobs has made him popular online, but will it be enough to propel him to the White Hou...
2019-05-22 12:45

WHO classifies 'burnout' as an official medical diagnosis While in years past it may have fallen between the cracks of medical conditions or given a different umbrella name, medical professionals can now make the legitimate diagnosis of “burnout.”...
2019-05-29 00:15

Feeling ‘burned out’ is now an official medical diagnosis Do you ever just feel totally burned out? I don’t mean the run-of-the-mill exhausted feeling we all endure from time to time, I mean really, really burned out? Most of us assume that a feeling of “burn-out” is just one of the many p...
2019-05-29 06:45

On This Day: Lennox Lewis annihilates Andrew Golota Lennox Lewis hammered the unhinged Golota into quick submission, writes Matt Christie The post On This Day: Lennox Lewis annihilates Andrew Golota appeared first on Boxing News....
2019-10-04 21:45

Medical education not covering basics of nutrition (Reuters Health) - Although diet plays an outsize role in health and wellness and can be crucial to managing many common chronic conditions, medical schools tend not to devote much time to teaching future doctors about nutrition, a recent research re...
2019-10-10 05:00

Fires break out at Montefiore Medical Center Two separate fires broke out at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx Friday night, authorities said. Firefighters were first called to the Norwood hospital at about 7 p.m. for a blaze in the maintenance room, which was under control less than an ho...
2019-05-25 15:45

Milwaukee issues health alert urging people to stop vaping amid outbreak of lung cases Milwaukee's alert comes as federal officials say there are some 200 potential cases of lung disease linked to e-cigarettes reported by 22 states.        ...
2019-08-29 11:15

New Freddie Mercury music alert! Listen to Queen singer's previously unreleased 1985 track Dave Clark asked Freddie Mercury to sing a take from his rock musical with just piano. It's being released as new single "Time Waits for No One."        ...
2019-06-21 02:45

Medical professionals of both genders link the word 'career' with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
2019-08-08 19:00

Doctors aghast at Groupon deals for medical care Enlarge / Coupons from the advertising section of a Sunday newspaper (credit: Getty | Karen Bleier) Doctors online expressed shock and dismay after realizing that patients are using Groupon deals to access medical services, such as chest CT scans ...
2019-09-07 10:15

Millions of Americans’ medical images and data are available on the Internet Enlarge / Dislocated cervical vertebrae (traumatic lesion of cervical vertebrae C1-C2). X-ray in profile. (Photo by: BSIP/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) (credit: BSIP | GettyImages) ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative news...
2019-09-18 01:45

Vegas, sportsbooks react to Andrew Luck’s retirement Andrew Luck’s retirement from the NFL on Saturday sent shockwaves through Vegas and sportsbooks in New Jersey. Some sportsbooks, including DraftKings in New Jersey, pulled the Colts off the board for win totals and Super Bowl futures, according...
2019-08-25 13:00

Andrew McCabe sues FBI, Justice Department over his firing The lawsuit, the second this week from an ex-FBI official challenging the circumstances of his termination, says the firing was part of Trump’s plan to rid the bureau of leaders he perceived as disloyal to him....
2019-08-09 05:15

Report: Holy Shit! Andrew Luck Is Retiring! ESPN is reporting that Andrew Luck just up and retired tonight. The season is just two weeks away! The Colts were playing a preseason game when the news broke!...
2019-08-25 09:30

Opinion: The joy was gone for Colts QB Andrew Luck, so he walked away from the game A cycle of injuries and pain sapped the joy from the game of football for Colts QB Andrew Luck. So, the No. 1 pick in 2012 has decided to walk away.       ...
2019-08-25 09:00

Millions of Americans' medical records are out in the open on the internet If you've ever visited a private medical clinic, your records could be at risk. A new joint investigation published by ProPublica and German broadcaster Bayerischer Rundfunk found that the medical data of some 5 million patients in the US is eas...
2019-09-17 21:15

Google bans advertising of experimental medical techniques Google announced Friday it will no longer allow advertising for "unproven or experimental medical techniques," such as stem cell, cellular and gene therapies....
2019-09-07 06:15

Sensitive medical data for 13,000 Germans was available online for years Unsecured servers made it possible to access patient names, birth dates, treatment plans, even high-resolution x-rays and MRIs. Globally, millions of patients are affected....
2019-09-18 08:45

Medical professionals of both genders link the word "career" with men (Reuters Health) - Researchers who examined implicit and explicit gender biases in the U.S. medical community found that professionals of both genders are more likely to associate the word "career" with men and the word "family" with women....
2019-08-06 23:15

Andrew Yang Is the Most Dangerous Democratic Presidential Candidate Wednesday night’s Democratic presidential debates revealed many things, but I want to focus on what was easily the most chilling moment of last night: Andrew Yang talking about climate change.Read more......
2019-08-01 21:00

Andrew Yang’s Quest to ‘Make America Think Harder’ The entrepreneur turned presidential candidate is explaining automation to the masses. And as voters realize he is serious and substantive, he is gaining a passionate following....
2019-09-06 19:15

Prince Andrew was an abuser, Epstein accuser says in TV interview Virginia Giuffre claims prince was participant in disgraced financier’s exploitation of herAn accuser of Jeffrey Epstein has alleged Prince Andrew was “an abuser, a participant” in the disgraced US financier’s exploitation of her as a teenager, in he...
2019-09-20 22:45

Andrew Luck’s shoulder injury saved his marriage Two years ago, the possibility of Colts quarterback Andrew Luck never playing football again due to injury haunted him. Now, he’s grateful for the experience. While speaking with Sports Illustrated about the shoulder injury that cost Luck his entire ...
2019-08-02 19:30

Trump terminates NIH medical research over use of fetal tissue Enlarge / A seal that reads "US Public Health Service" adorns a building on the campus of the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. (credit: Getty | Mark Wilson) President Trump personally made the call to impose new restrictions on ...
2019-06-07 13:15

Automating artificial intelligence for medical decision-making MIT computer scientists are hoping to accelerate the use of artificial intelligence to improve medical decision-making, by automating a key step that’s usually done by hand — and that’s becoming more laborious as certain datasets grow ever-larger. ...
2019-08-06 06:15

Millions in crushing medical debt — gone. All thanks to these churches. Since the start of 2018, at least 18 churches nationwide have abolished more than $34 million burdening America’s most debt-ridden patients.        ...
2019-05-31 16:45

Andrew Yang: racist comment by SNL hire 'should be taken in different light' Presidential candidate says anti-Asian racism ‘very real’ but US has become ‘excessively punitive about remarks people find offensive’The Democratic presidential contender Andrew Yang insisted on Sunday the words of a new Saturday Night Live cast mem...
2019-09-16 14:30

Rape Victims Can End Pregancy Without Medical Board Nod: Court The Madras High Court Friday said a rape victim need not approach the medical board or the judiciary to terminate her pregnancy provided its length has not exceed 20 weeks....
2019-06-22 05:30

Australian medical booking app taken to court for doctoring reviews An Australian regulator has sued the maker of the country's biggest doctor-booking software app, accusing it of deleting negative reviews and selling the personal details of 135,000 people to health insurers without properly informing them....
2019-08-08 09:45

Andrew Weissmann, a Top Mueller Prosecutor, Has a Book Deal Mr. Weissmann appears to be the first prosecutor on the special counsel’s team to agree to write a book, though it is not clear how much he will reveal....
2019-06-21 17:45

Andrew Luck Walked Off To A Chorus Of Boos, And One Guy Yelling "Don't Do It!" News of Andrew Luck’s impending retirement must have surely been an absolute gut punch to learn about for any Colts fan, but, for some watching Bears-Colts in Indianapolis on Sunday, it also elicited serious feelings of anger. These emotions manifest...
2019-08-25 22:30

Easily Share a Parent's Medical Updates With a Group Using This App My mother passed away a few years ago after living for roughly 20 years with multiple sclerosis. Over those two decades my siblings and extended family often traded responsibilities when it came to taking her to doctor’s visits, bringing groceries by...
2019-05-27 02:30

Over 13.7M US medical test records found unsecured on servers Medical records belonging to millions of patients across the world, including echocardiograms and X-rays, are stored on insecure servers that did not have basic security precautions in place, a new investigation by ProPublica has found. “Data from mo...
2019-09-18 10:15

The Most Unsettling Video of Andrew Cuomo You Absolutely Never Wanted to See When he’s not calling himself “undocumented,” or musing about a “sexy” airport terminal, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is apparently a “big softy.”...
2019-06-08 02:45

What Should Andrew Luck Do With His Superpower Of Making Dumb People Mad? I imagine Andrew Luck is thinking about a Senate run today. Nothing, after all, inspires dreams of grandeur quite as quickly as doing something personal and painful that makes America pick a side, twitch like a worker in a meth lab, and then scream a...
2019-08-27 00:00

Ex-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sues DOJ over dismissal Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe sued the Justice Department and the FBI Thursday over his dismissal from the bureau last year, arguing that the agencies bowed to political pressure from President Trump....
2019-08-09 07:00

ECB’s transgender review could result in more medical-driven policy • Testosterone levels may have to match IOC guidelines• Policy could mirror that of Cricket AustraliaThe England and Wales Cricket Board is reviewing its transgender policy before its £20m semi-professional women’s competition starts next year.Under ...
2019-08-14 23:15

No fourth Andrew Cuomo term say most New Yorkers: poll Just six months after Gov. Andrew Cuomo was re-elected, a majority of New York voters think he should not run for a fourth term, according to a poll released Monday. The survey by Siena College found 58 percent of New Yorkers don’t want Cuomo back in...
2019-06-11 06:45

First 9/11 victim identified in nearly a year: Medical Examiner’s office The city Medical Examiner’s office used DNA testing to identify the man, who is the 1,643rd victim to be identified from the attack that left 2,753 people missing. Officials are withholding his name....
2019-06-11 06:45

Apple continues health push with three new medical studies Three new studies, available on the Research app later this fall, will explore new areas of medical research. [credit: Apple ] Apple announ...
2019-09-11 01:15

Prince Andrew is Testing the Royals' Playbook For Scandal For years, Buckingham Palace has successfully protected Prince Andrew from the consequences of his long-running association with convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Long before Jeffrey Epstein’s death, his relationship with Prince Andrew was an e...
2019-08-22 02:15

Epstein’s death was a suicide by hanging: medical examiner Epstein, who was charged with sexually abusing numerous underage girls over several years, had been placed on suicide watch last month after he was found on his cell floor on July 23 with bruising on his neck....
2019-08-17 04:45

Medical examiner says Jeffrey Epstein's death was a suicide Billionaire was found dead in jail following arrest over alleged abuse of hundreds of girlsJeffrey Epstein’s death in prison was a suicide, the medical examiner said on Friday.Epstein was arrested in July on federal sex trafficking and conspiracy cha...
2019-08-17 06:15

‘Do what’s right’: Andrew Scheer to Liberal MPs on furthering SNC-Lavalin probe The Liberals hold a majority on the 10-member committee and are unlikely to agree to an opposition attempt to keep the SNC-Lavalin controversy in the spotlight as MPs approach the starting gate for the Oct. 21 election....
2019-08-17 06:45

Oracle Co-CEO Mark Hurd Taking Medical Leave Oracle said one of its chief executives, Mark Hurd, will take a medical leave from the company, leaving Safra Catz as sole CEO at the business-software giant....
2019-09-12 01:00

We Know Andrew Yang's Debate Surprise and It's Pretty Lame Democratic hopeful and tie opponent Andrew Yang will announce a pilot program of his universal basic income plan during his opening statement at the Democratic debate in Houston on Thursday night. According to Politico, the campaign will select 10 fa...
2019-09-13 16:30

Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein sex abuse claims Royal makes statement following release of video showing him in paedophile’s mansion in 2010The Duke of York has said he is “appalled” by recent sex abuse claims surrounding his former friend Jeffrey Epstein. Prince Andrew released a statement after ...
2019-08-19 12:30

John Oliver: bias in medical care is a 'discussion that we need to have' The Last Week Tonight host examined medical bias, from dismissing women’s pain to the black maternal mortality crisisOn Last Week Tonight, John Oliver argued for an honest discussion around gender and racial bias in medical care, noting that “if you ...
2019-08-19 23:30

UK's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Jeffrey Epstein claims The British royals reject allegations of the prince's involvement in the Epstein sex scandals. Buckingham Palace released a statement after a video resurfaced from 2008 where Andrew was seen at Epstein's New York home....
2019-08-20 00:30

Andrew Yang Said He Would Give 10 People $1,000 Each Month. Is That Legal? During the Democratic debate in Houston, Mr. Yang announced that he would use campaign funds to distribute 10 “freedom dividends.” The move raises questions about possible campaign finance violations....
2019-09-13 02:15

Cancer patients use crowdfunding for medical bills, expenses (Reuters Health) - Even cancer patients who seemingly have health insurance are seeking donations online to help with medical bills, travel, drug costs and sometimes living expenses while they undergo treatment, a U.S. study suggests....
2019-09-13 01:15

Andrew Scheer wants to make sure CBC has enough ‘Canadian stories’ if elected PM Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says if he is elected prime minister in the fall, he'll want to make sure the CBC is telling enough Canadian stories....
2019-05-28 19:15

Andrew McCabe says Mueller report should prompt impeachment Former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe said he wanted to see an "immediate" impeachment inquiry based on what came out of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report....
2019-06-17 00:30

Medical abortions can be safely supervised via telemedicine: study (Reuters Health) - Terminating a pregnancy with medication under virtual supervision from a clinician is just as effective and safe as doing so at a medical facility, a study across four U.S states suggests....
2019-08-14 18:15

New Maine Law Ends Non-Medical Excuses for Avoiding Vaccination The state of Maine has joined California, West Virginia, and Mississippi in barring the use of religious and philosophical exemptions to opt out of school immunization requirements.Read more......
2019-05-28 01:15

Prince Andrew Defends Relationship With Jeffrey Epstein Prince Andrew, Duke of York, issued a personal statement on Saturday over his past dealings with the late Jeffrey Epstein, saying that he never saw him act in any way that led to his arrest for......
2019-08-25 08:30

Andrew Luck of the Colts Retires From the N.F.L. After Spate of Injuries The 29-year-old was the first pick in the 2012 draft and is in the third year of a five-year contract extension that pays him an average of $23.3 million a year....
2019-08-25 06:30

Andrew McCabe, Former F.B.I. Deputy Director, Sues Over His Dismissal The Justice Department engaged in a “politically motivated and retaliatory demotion in January 2018 and public firing in March 2018,” Mr. McCabe said in his lawsuit....
2019-08-09 11:00

Duane Chapman under doctor's care after medical incident Duane "Dog" Chapman, star of WGN America's "Dog's Most Wanted," is being monitored after a medical incident over the weekend, a representative for the TV star tells CNN....
2019-09-17 07:00

From one brain scan, more information for medical artificial intelligence MIT researchers have devised a novel method to glean more information from images used to train machine-learning models, including those that can analyze medical scans to help diagnose and treat brain conditions. An active new area in medicine inv...
2019-06-19 16:15

Prince Andrew denies knowledge of Epstein's sex crimes Prince Andrew has issued another statement seeking to distance himself from Jeffrey Epstein. The two were close associates for nearly a decade as Epstein allegedly molested and manipulated young girls....
2019-08-25 06:00

Scientists can predict medical conditions off your Facebook posts In a world of digital addicts, oversharing on social media is often seen as a character flaw — but a new study reveals it might actually be good for your health. Researchers from Penn Medicine and Stony Brook University analyzed the Facebook statuses...
2019-06-18 20:45

'Fat suit' may uncover medical student biases against obesity (Reuters Health) - Obesity simulation suits, worn by actors who play fake patients during training exercises, may help teach medical students about their own anti-fat prejudices, suggests a small study in Germany....
2019-08-10 02:00

Ancient Greek Physician Hippocrates and the Medical Revolution Classical Greece is considered by many to be the birthplace of modern Western civilization.  ...
2019-08-24 21:45

Prosecutors want Florida massacre suspect’s medical records FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors are seeking mental health and medical records of the former student charged with last year’s Florida school massacre. Prosecutors will ask Judge Elizabeth Scherer on Tuesday to order a psychologist and a...
2019-05-28 10:30