GM Workers Vote To Strike At Midnight

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., threw his support behind UAW workers "standing up to the greed of General Motors ". Canadian workers are represented by a different union, Unifor, and its contract schedule is different from the U.S. "One of our ... More..

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Arizona murder suspects caught after escaping transport from Upstate NY
by | Friday, September 13, 2019

Arizona murder suspects caught after escaping transport from Upstate NY

Blane Barksdale then stepped outside and initially responded to commands before becoming "verbally abusive to the officers, flipping them the bird, not responding to their commands, and deputy marshals at the ...More..

Idaho deals with vaping-related illness
by | Thursday, September 12, 2019

Idaho deals with vaping-related illness

Her call for action comes just days after health officials urged people to stop vaping until they can figure out why hundreds have been diagnosed with serious lung illnesses . "If you or a loved one is vaping,...More..

Trump administration to ban flavored e-cigarette products
by | Thursday, September 12, 2019

Trump administration to ban flavored e-cigarette products

Tobacco flavored versions will remain on the market. Juul voluntarily pulled many of its flavors, with the exception of mint and menthol, out of stores already in response to the youth vaping epidemic. an...More..

Health Officials: 'Stop Vaping' After Possibly Related Deaths
by | Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Health Officials: 'Stop Vaping' After Possibly Related Deaths

Staff from health agencies, including the US Food and Drug Administration , said they ha not linked the illnesses to any specific e-cigarette product or any particular substance in the e-cigarettes. "Because...More..

Vaping Stop using potentially unsafe devices
by | Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Vaping Stop using potentially unsafe devices

Harris in a statement . The CDC is encouraging clinicians to report possible cases of illness to county health departments or state health departments. The state will also issue subpoenas to three companies ...More..

Indianapolis Colts sign ex-Patriot QB Brian Hoyer
by | Wednesday, September 04, 2019

Indianapolis Colts sign ex-Patriot QB Brian Hoyer

The 26-year-old QB Jacoby Brissett assumed the Colts' starting job after Andrew Luck retired on August 24, and on Monday, he signed a two-year, $30 million extension to stay with the Colts through 2021. W...More..

Police identify Texas gunman in attack that left 7 dead
by | Tuesday, September 03, 2019

Police identify Texas gunman in attack that left 7 dead

From inside his vehicle the driver opened fire, hitting a state trooper, and sped off. The New York Times and Washington Post have reported that Ator lost his job on the day of the attack, citing unnamed ...More..

Texas’s second mass shooting in August kills at least 7
by | Monday, September 02, 2019

Texas’s second mass shooting in August kills at least 7

Postal Vehicle to a local theater, Cinergy , where a shootout with law enforcement from multiple agencies took place, he said . Officials have also confirmed that there was only one shooter . Among the inj...More..

Buffalo Bills Release RB LeSean McCoy
by | Sunday, September 01, 2019

Buffalo Bills Release RB LeSean McCoy

But he struggled past year when he finished with a career-worst 752 yards from scrimmage. When the Bills signed Frank Gore and drafted Devin Singletary in the third round, Brandon Beane declared that McCo...More..

Barcelona offer €170m to buy Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain
by | Saturday, August 31, 2019

Barcelona offer €170m to buy Neymar from Paris Saint-Germain

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique discussed former team-mate Neymar , who has been linked with a Camp Nou comeback. Though the player himself wants to return to Camp Nou, it is more likely that PSG would se...More..

US Opioid crisis: 'Public nuisance' Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay landmark sum
by | Friday, August 30, 2019

US Opioid crisis: 'Public nuisance' Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay landmark sum

The company accepts that opioid abuse is a real problem but denies its role in the widespread use of opioid-based drugs in the Oklahoma state. Oklahoma pursued the case under the state's public nuisance sta...More..

USA officials defend new citizenship rules for some military families
by | Friday, August 30, 2019

USA officials defend new citizenship rules for some military families

Citizenship and Immigration Services. Children born overseas to non-military, non-government parents still automatically gain US citizenship so long as at least one parent is a USA citizen who has previously ...More..

Could this new Starbucks drink dethrone the Pumpkin Spice Latte?
by | Thursday, August 29, 2019

Could this new Starbucks drink dethrone the Pumpkin Spice Latte?

The beverage is made with cold brew coffee , vanilla and finished with a pumpkin cream cold foam - made with real pumpkin - and a dusting of pumpkin spice topping. The Salted Caramel Mocha returns, as ...More..

Johnson & Johnson responsible for opioid crisis in Oklahoma, judge rules
by | Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Johnson & Johnson responsible for opioid crisis in Oklahoma, judge rules

Oklahoma has accused Johnson & Johnson and its subsidiary, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, of creating a public nuisance that cost the state billions of dollars and caused thousands of deaths. The Johnson & Johnson su...More..

IL resident who experienced respiratory illness after vapi
by | Saturday, August 24, 2019

IL resident who experienced respiratory illness after vapi

Ngozi Ezike said in the news release. The department says it's partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in hopes of identifying exactly what's causing the illnesses and to develop stra...More..

Planned Parenthood exits federal family planning program
by | Thursday, August 22, 2019

Planned Parenthood exits federal family planning program

He said the Trump administration regulation "would fundamentally compromise the relationship our patients have with us as trusted providers of this most personal and private health care". "Federal funds c...More..

Congo Ebola treatment trial narrowed to two drugs showing promise
by | Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Congo Ebola treatment trial narrowed to two drugs showing promise

Now [we have] two drugs which are highly effective and very significantly diminish the mortality of Ebola virus disease. "Today, the drugs are there", he said . "A long-running outbreak like this takes i...More..

Cory Booker Qualifies To Join Third Round Of Democratic Debates
by | Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Cory Booker Qualifies To Join Third Round Of Democratic Debates

Private insurance: Under Harris' plan, private insurance would have a bigger role than under Sanders' plan. Kaiser Health News, an editorially independent news service, is a program of the Kaiser Family Founda...More..

DR Congo Ebola outbreak declared global health emergency
by | Saturday, July 20, 2019

DR Congo Ebola outbreak declared global health emergency

Previous emergencies were declared for the devastating 2014-16 Ebola outbreak in West Africa that killed more than 11,000 people, the emergence of Zika in the Americas, the swine flu pandemic and polio eradic...More..

Bullock makes cut for 2nd round of Democratic presidential debates
by | Saturday, July 20, 2019

Bullock makes cut for 2nd round of Democratic presidential debates

The first night includes: Bernie Sanders (15 percent); Elizabeth Warren (14.6 percent); South Bend, Ind. Mayor Pete Buttigieg (4.8 percent); former Texas Rep. Each cluster featured candidates who were poll...More..

Sanders Campaign: Biden 'Flat Out Lied' About Our Health Care Plan
by | Thursday, July 18, 2019

Sanders Campaign: Biden 'Flat Out Lied' About Our Health Care Plan

US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders , pushing an ambitious "Medicare for All" health plan that has split Democratic White House contenders, will urge his rivals on Wednesday to reject campaign donat...More..

USA appeals court to take up constitutionality of Obamacare
by | Friday, July 12, 2019

USA appeals court to take up constitutionality of Obamacare

For their part, some Republican Senators seem to be hoping the law survives, as they feel that throwing the ACA out entirely could cause pandemonium within the health care system. Republicans are already squirm...More..

Lawmaker Single-Handedly Blocks Disaster Relief Bill
by | Monday, May 27, 2019

Lawmaker Single-Handedly Blocks Disaster Relief Bill

Thanks to a maneuver by U.S. Sens. But since the House did not go through regular, more time-consuming procedures, it needed the consent of all of its current 432 members to approve the bill. Other Republican...More..

'Avengers Endgame' Moviegoers Exposed to Measles at Los Angeles Premiere
by | Saturday, May 04, 2019

'Avengers Endgame' Moviegoers Exposed to Measles at Los Angeles Premiere

Avengers: Endgame is now screening in theaters worldwide. OCHCA confirmed that she is considered infectious between April 23 and May 1. She is believed to be in her 20s and to have entered the theater at 1...More..