The top U.S. envoy for North Korea on Monday expressed confidence about achieving North Korea’s nuclear disarmament, despite worries about the slow pace of nuclear diplomacy in recent weeks.
Several thousand Central American migrants planned to resume their trek through southern Mexico before dawn Monday, while authorities in that country and Guatemala tried to sort out the killing of a migrant at a border crossing.
Just as many opponents of Donald Trump considered him unelectable in 2016, detractors of Brazil’s President-elect Jair Bolsonaro always believed the far-right candidate himself was the ultimate fail-safe mechanism.
San Francisco reportedly spent $310,000 on a new registration system aimed at getting non-citizens to cast votes in school board elections.
Far-right congressman Jair Bolsonaro won Brazil’s presidency Sunday on promises to overhaul several aspects of Latin America’s largest nation.
In some of his first words to the nation as president-elect, far-right politician Jair Bolsonaro promised to defend the constitution and unite a bitterly divided populace.
A man who killed a South Dakota prison guard in a failed escape seven years ago is scheduled to be executed Monday after dropping his death penalty appeal.
(American Heart Association) A US study found that home blood pressure readings of 130/80 mm Hg or higher correspond to greater risk for cardiovascular complications. This is the first US data to confirm a home monitoring threshold that helps diagnose … Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Northwestern University) A kill code is embedded in every cell in the body whose function may be to cause the self-destruction of cells that become cancerous, reports a new study. As soon as the cell’s inner bodyguards sense it is mutating into cancer… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(American Heart Association) An experimental vaccine might one day protect ischemic stroke survivors from developing blood clots and subsequent strokes. The vaccine was found to be as safe and effective as one of the most widely used oral blood thinner… Continue reading → Continue reading →
(Georgetown University Medical Center) To the great surprise of cancer researchers in a Georgetown University-led study, a protein they investigated for its possible role in cancer turned out to be a powerful regulator of metabolism. Continue reading → Continue reading →
(University of Manchester) A systematic review of research has revealed that the toxic effects on the lung of drugs commonly taken to treat a range of common conditions is much more widespread than thought. Continue reading → Continue reading →