The owner of a Washington, D.C. restaurant where Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, and his wife were heckled by a group of protesters earlier this week, said his staff have received “life-threatening” messages in the wake of the incident.
A note that said “Good luck, Dr. Ford” was left on the witness table of the Senate Judiciary room ahead of her testimony on Thursday, according to a Roll Call photograph snapped on Wednesday.
Long before Brazil’s National Museum went up in flames, the people who ran it were pleading for help to renovate the dilapidated 200-year-old building that held much of the nation’s historical and scientific heritage.
(University of Plymouth) An oasis in the hostile Arctic Ocean sustained marine life and ocean circulation during the last Ice Age, according to a new study. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Frontiers) New research finds that contrary to popular opinion, cats are not good predators of rats. The study — the first to document interactions between feral cats and a wild rat colony — shows that rats actively avoid cats, and only recorded two… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(University of Texas at Dallas) A novel therapy technique invented by researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas has been shown in a pilot study to double the rate of upper limb recovery in stroke patients, a leap forward in treating the nearly 8… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Drugs for Neglected Diseases Initiative) The strategic partnership responds to the call from the World Health Organization for affordable, improved and adapted antibiotic formulations and regimens for this vulnerable population, for which treatment op… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Rutgers University) Rutgers researchers have developed a tool to help neurologists screen for obstructive sleep apnea in people with epilepsy whose seizures can be magnified by sleep disorders. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(University of Johannesburg) Bacterial wilt devastates food crops world-wide. It destroys major crop plants such as tomatoes, potatoes, bananas and ginger. So far farmers have had to plant and wait for mature plants to observe resistance. Now research … Continue reading → Continue reading →
(American Association for Cancer Research) Adolescent and young adult (AYA) patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) were significantly more likely to relapse than pediatric ALL patients, and factors including lower clinical trial enrollment an… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(UConn Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity) A new UConn Rudd Center study of parents’ fast-food restaurant purchases for their children finds that 74 percent of kids still receive unhealthy drinks and/or side items with their kids’ meals when visit… Continue reading → Continue reading →
Until two weeks ago, President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to a seat on the U.S. Supreme Court seemed a sure thing.
As an extraordinary series of uncorroborated, lurid last-minute allegations threatens to derail his confirmation to the Supreme Court, nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Ford, the California professor accusing him of sexually assaulting her more tha…
The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed legislation that would provide $1.7 billion to help residents of the Carolinas and elsewhere recover from recent natural disasters.
The Polygraph (“Lie Detector”) Myth
The Los Angeles Police Department released surveillance video of two burglary suspects who caused $10,000 worth of damage to Dodgers star Yasiel Puig’s home last week while attempting to steal a safe.
“There is a fifth dimension, beyond that which is known to man.
A 37-year-old mother who survived being shot a dozen times when a suspect opened fire inside Cincinnati’s Fifth Third building earlier this month said she pleaded with police “to save” her because she had two kids “who need their mother.”
The Vatican’s breakthrough agreement to give China some say over bishop appointments has critics accusing the church of caving in to the ruling Communist Party just as it is waging a sweeping crackdown on religion.
A Maine woman was charged Wednesday after police say she abandoned her toddler in the parking lot of a Massachusetts Target over the weekend.