'Star Wars: Episode 10' Rumors: Main Saga Could Continue in the Future

In a world where a lot classic films are being rebooted or remade, " The Force Awakens " was a reminder as to why " Star Wars " is so iconic, and further proves that the franchise has objective in today's culture. rebooted the franchise with " Star W... More..

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Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old

The average age for a girl's first menstruation has dropped by four years in the past 150 years, now with most having their period around 12 or 13 years of age. Writing in the medical journal's Child and Ado...More..

Bikram yoga does not have to be hot to benefit health
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Bikram yoga does not have to be hot to benefit health

The researchers noted that it is not necessary for the yoga to be performed at a hot temperature with the effects also being seen at room temperature. Stacy D Hunter, corresponding author said, 'The new finding...More..

Sushi-loving man pulls 5-foot tapeworm from body, visits ER later
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Sushi-loving man pulls 5-foot tapeworm from body, visits ER later

But people who just can't quit sushi may be glad to know you can kill the parasite by freezing fish at specific temperatures for a certain amount of time, according to the Food and Drug Administration. How he...More..

Age Restrictions On High Caffeine Drinks By Asda and Aldi
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Age Restrictions On High Caffeine Drinks By Asda and Aldi

Asda became the first of the "Big Four" retailers to confirm it would stop selling drinks such as Red Bull and Monster to under-16s. The moves follow a slew of warnings from consumer groups around the possibl...More..

by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Congress likely racing toward a government shutdown

U.S. Department of the Interior spokeswoman Heather Swift said that if a shutdown occurs, the department would allow "limited access wherever possible" to national parks, adding that war memorials and open-air ...More..

GOP accuses Dems of playing politics with children's health care
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

GOP accuses Dems of playing politics with children's health care

Then it has to pass the Senate, where prospects may be even dimmer. "CHIP encourages and promotes access to primary care, and there are thousands of children who rely on this program in my district". The six-ye...More..

Boko Haram kills nine in northeast Nigeria
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Boko Haram kills nine in northeast Nigeria

The Commissioner of Police, Damian Chukwu, said a male suicide bomber detonated an explosive device at a crowded market killing himself and 10 other persons. and 6:00 a.m.The curfew is to enable the military to...More..

Iran vows proper response to new United States sanctions
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Iran vows proper response to new United States sanctions

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Wednesday stressed the importance of an worldwide deal on Iran's nuclear issue on the second anniversary of the implementation of the agreement. In his address to the Se...More..

You remain proscribed, Court tells IPOB
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

You remain proscribed, Court tells IPOB

Ejiofor said that IPOB was registered in England, India, and several other countries and that her members had the right for self-determination under the United Nations Charter. In that ruling, Justice Kafarati ...More..

Sand mine row: Amarinder meets Rahul, accepts Rana Gurjit's resignation
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Sand mine row: Amarinder meets Rahul, accepts Rana Gurjit's resignation

Punjab chief minister Captain Amarinder Singh told reporters after his meeting with Congress president Rahul Gandhi at New Delhi on Thursday that Rana's resignation has been accepted . The party restr...More..

Government-Commissioned Study Calls For Lowering Drunk Driving Threshold
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Government-Commissioned Study Calls For Lowering Drunk Driving Threshold

The U.S. government-commissioned report by a panel of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine made multiple recommendations, including significantly lowering drunken driving thresholds. A n...More..

New Facebook feature lets multiple people watch the same video simultaneously
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

New Facebook feature lets multiple people watch the same video simultaneously

The social media giant is now testing a new "Watch Party" feature among select Facebook Groups. Oddly, there's no way for a group admin to schedule a watch party in the future. While you view, comments roll i...More..

Hits to Head, Not Concussions, Cause CTE
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Hits to Head, Not Concussions, Cause CTE

The conversation surrounding CTE has primarily focused on the role concussions play in the accumulation of the tau protein in blood vessels in the brain , which can cause cell death, dementia and cognitive imp...More..

Philippines volcano begins spewing lava
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Philippines volcano begins spewing lava

Mayon Volcano in the Philippines began erupting, forcing the evacuation of almost 40,000 people, according to the Philippine National Risk Reduction and Management Council. "We can't see the lava flow because n...More..

Parents of 13 malnourished children 'held captive' charged with torture and abuse
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Parents of 13 malnourished children 'held captive' charged with torture and abuse

The children range in age from 2 to 29. The children were homeschooled but Hestrin said that at least one of the older victims attended some outside classes. A nutrition expert says California siblings who we...More..

State unemployment rate ties low mark at 3%
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

State unemployment rate ties low mark at 3%

Oregon's unemployment rate remained essentially unchanged at 4.1 percent - down from 4.2 percent in November. "Some of it started 20-plus years ago and we continue to grow out here", said David Meyer, the Was...More..

Ascension, SSM and others plan to develop generic drug company
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Ascension, SSM and others plan to develop generic drug company

Five systems oversee more than 450 hospitals. Several major hospital systems, including Ascension, a Catholic system that is the nation's largest nonprofit hospital group, plan to form a nonprofit company tha...More..

Spanish, Portuguese Police Seize Over 700 Kilos of Cocaine Hidden in Pineapples
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Spanish, Portuguese Police Seize Over 700 Kilos of Cocaine Hidden in Pineapples

The bust was part of an investigation that spanned almost a year and led to the arrest of nine members of an worldwide drug ring, police believe. The worldwide operation was reportedly run by two Colombian br...More..

NYS to explore legalizing marijuana
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

NYS to explore legalizing marijuana

Gov. Cuomo's announcement comes just one day after Republican gubernatorial candidate and former Erie County executive Joel Giambra announced he wants to see marijuana decriminalized and would use the revenue ...More..

Met Office warns of high winds in East Anglia
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Met Office warns of high winds in East Anglia

The warning comes as an Atlantic depression is set to bring scattered snow showers to northern parts of the country. Met Éireann has advised that "westerly winds will reach mean wind speeds of 55 to 65km/h ...More..

Wounded officer dies after York County officer-involved shooting
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Wounded officer dies after York County officer-involved shooting

Doty ", the sheriff's office wrote on Facebook. Two hours later, McCall "ambushed" three SWAT team members - York County Det. Randy Clinton. Sgt. Clinton was then taken to Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill. ...More..

Doctor confident Trump will complete his term 'with no medical issues'
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Doctor confident Trump will complete his term 'with no medical issues'

He said Trump , 71, has remarkably good cardiac health, probably because he does not smoke or drink alcohol. In that vein, Jackson said he was getting a nutrition specialist to work with White House chefs ...More..

by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Non-Denial Denials and Disbelief: Tuesday at the White House

Presidents don't typically sit for cognitive assessments during their periodic physical exams. Trump , 71, is 6'3, weighs 108 pounds and has normal cardiac health , Navy Rear Adm Dr. Jackson said he woul...More..

Police Look To Identify Robbery Suspect
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Police Look To Identify Robbery Suspect

Tuesday. Giffin was holding a handgun when he was shot. Police have not said how many rounds were fired or how many times 32-year-old Nathan Giffin was hit. Giffin was pronounced dead at a hospital. Montpelie...More..

Shutdown watch: Are there enough House Republicans to keep the government open?
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Shutdown watch: Are there enough House Republicans to keep the government open?

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly met with top Republicans and Democrats on Wednesday to resume immigration talks after days of sniping over vulgar remarks attributed to the president about African natio...More..

Over 1 million Rohingyas registered in Bangladesh
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Over 1 million Rohingyas registered in Bangladesh

A spokesperson from the un high commission for refugees said Myanmar also needed to address the underlying causes of the crisis and that refugees should only return when they feel it is safe for them. "They sho...More..

Influenza strikes in epidemic fashion
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Influenza strikes in epidemic fashion

This year's flu season is hitting the country hard. A CDC spokesperson said: 'Seven influenza-associated pediatric deaths were reported to CDC during week one. Annual flu vaccines are recommended for everyone...More..

Job requirements for Medicaid recipients won't work and might actually backfire
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Job requirements for Medicaid recipients won't work and might actually backfire

While there are advantages to encouraging work and volunteering, many people hearing about these potential new requirements are nervous about what the changes will mean. Bevin, who failed to unseat Senate Maj...More..

Blake Bortles appreciates teammates having his back
by | Thursday, January 18, 2018

Blake Bortles appreciates teammates having his back

The almost $5,000 in contributions donated so far started to come in after the Jaguars beat the Bengals' rival, the Steelers , 45-42. Cincinnati Bengals fans really appreciated the Jacksonville Jaguars ...More..