U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called on Myanmar to immediately release two journalists who were sentenced to seven years’ imprisonment on charges of possessing state secrets in connection with their reporting on massacres against Rohingya Muslims.
President Trump’s lawyer said Tuesday that the legal team is still deciding whether to “accept the proposition” of responding to the special counsel’s request for written answers.
The $400,000 raised through a GoFundMe account to support a homeless veteran in Philadelphia after he gave his last bit of money to help a stranded stranger is reportedly drained.
Powerful winds from Tropical Storm Gordon have begun lashing the coast of Alabama and western Florida panhandle as the storm is expected to make landfall and strike parts of the U.S. Gulf Coast by Tuesday night and potentially turn into a hurricane bef…
Leona LeClair Kinsey was a fiercely independent woman who could go pheasant hunting, serve the bird for dinner, then take the leftover feathers and turn them into an artistic gift.
Researchers held out hope that a famed skull and other valuable objects might somehow be recovered from the ashes of a massive blaze that tore through Brazil’s National Museum after firefighters found bone fragments from the collection.
(American Heart Association) The majority of firefighters who died from cardiac arrest had autopsy confirmed evidence of coronary artery disease, or narrowing of the arteries, and structural abnormalities, including an enlarged heart and increased wall… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(British Ecological Society) Searching tweets for text or hashtags allowed researchers to gather information on popular ecological phenomena observed in the UK such as the emergence of flying ants and starling murmurations. Their findings are published… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(American Physiological Society) Losing a single night’s sleep may affect the liver’s ability to produce glucose and process insulin, increasing the risk of metabolic diseases such as hepatic steatosis (fatty liver) and type 2 diabetes. The findings of… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(University of Erlangen-Nuremberg) More and more elderly people are suffering from malnutrition. People who are unmarried, separated or divorced are most often affected, whilst men and women who are either married or widowed tend to take better care of… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine) Digital medicine platform Rx.Health, a Mount Sinai Health System spinoff and provider of RxUniverse, recently announced that it has raised $1.8 million in seed funding. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Chalmers University of Technology) It doesn’t matter if it’s rye, oats, or wheat. As long as it is whole grain, it can prevent type 2 diabetes. This is the finding of a new study from researchers at Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, and the D… Continue reading → Continue reading →
Every time one party appoints a judge, the other party acts as if the appointment will fundamentally change America. But the Supreme Court is the most cautious of the three branches of government.
The Latest on Tropical Storm Gordon (all times local): 10:00 p.m.
People stranded at a flooded offshore airport overnight returned by boat and bus to the Japanese mainland Wednesday morning after a typhoon swept across part of Japan’s main island.