Sunday February 19-th, 2017

CDC: Cancer risk higher for Lumber Liquidators laminate flooring

This new report claims that laminate floors can cause cancer due to low levels of formaldehyde in them. That single false step by US health officials managed to reignite the debate swirling around Lumber Liquidators Inc. After that report, th...

Oil Futures Jump After OPEC Cooperation Comment

Lower oil prices are generally considered a boon to oil consumers and more broadly for the global economy. There is little chance of a respite for oil in the next few months as global demand growth will "ease back considerably" in 2016, according t...

FA Cup quarter-final draw

Coins were thrown when David Faupala celebrated with City teammates in the corner of the pitch, near Chelsea fans, after scoring on his debut. Hiddink, meanwhile, hailed the importance of the FA Cup , hoping his side to win the title as they d...

Camille Cosby is giving deposition in defamation case against husband Camille Cosby is giving deposition in defamation case against husband

U.S. District Judge Mark Mastroianni ruled earlier this month that Camille Cosby would have to talk to lawyers bringing the defamation lawsuit against her husband, although she could not be compelled to reveal private conversations with him.

Sanders did win something in Nevada: The tele-caucus

Sanders will pick up at least 14. And I do want to mention that he has acknowledged the Clinton victory . Clinton, who ABC News projected will win the Nevada caucuses, pulled off wins at six Clark County caucus locations at Las Vegas hotels connec...

Hillary Clinton Just Beat Bernie Sanders in Nevada's Democratic Caucus Hillary Clinton Just Beat Bernie Sanders in Nevada's Democratic Caucus

At time of writing, with 85 percent of precincts reporting , Clinton led Sanders by about five percentage points, 52.5 percent to 47.4 percent. That was sufficient for AP to call the race for her. Nevertheless, her marginal victory in a state that w...

North Korea conducts artillery drill near sea border, South officials say

Experts say any new measures against North Korea need the backing of China, the North's last major political ally and by far its largest trade partner. "We will not close the door for dialogue (with North Korea) from our side", Suga said. South K...

Cliven Bundy And Four Others Indicted In 2014 Nevada Standoff Cliven Bundy And Four Others Indicted In 2014 Nevada Standoff

Cliven Bundy is pictured in this undated booking handout image provided by the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office, February 11, 2016. The felony charges are connected to the standoff with authorities at his Nevada ranch in 2014. Federal prosecutors...

Albert Woodfox of the Angola Three to be released from jail

The plight of the Angola 3 became known when former Black Panther, Malik Rahim, of New Orleans discovered the three men were still in prison. "I also wish to thank the many members of the International Coalition to Free the Angola 3, Amnesty Inte...

Virgin Galactic Returning to Space Tourism Race After Deadly 2014 Crash

Admitting the flight into space would be a short one, Sir Richard told BBC Breakfast the initial trips would not be "enormously long" as they are suborbital space flights, but with "spectacular views". These future space tourists have already paid de...

Oil Prices Climb As Iran Endorses Oil Output Cap

On Wednesday, the Iranian newspaper Shargh quoted  Mehdi Asali , the country's OPEC envoy, as saying that  Iran   plans to ramp up production  until pre-sanctions levels are attained. Five years ago, before the sanctions were placed,  Iran  was suppl...

Franklin Graham Helps End Oregon Standoff

Authorities said he was trying to draw a gun. "I'm not coming out of here alive", the 27-year-old said at one point. "Liberty or death, I take that stance". That's what many ranchers and sympathizers opposing federal control of public lands in the We...

Sanders Leads Over US Republican Presidential Candidates in National Poll Sanders Leads Over US Republican Presidential Candidates in National Poll

We already know about their differing votes on the Iraq War. The Democratic front-runner then argued that she has done more to battle Wall Street than other candidates, including Sanders. One of the very few good things about being older ...

Tesla's $35000 Model 3 to be unveiled March 31

This leaves it on schedule for production and deliveries in late 2017 . "For example, in Switzerland, Model S outsold the Mercedes Benz S-Class, the BMW 7-Series, the Porsche Panamera and the Audi A-8 combined for the full year, and also outsold the...

Bombardier to eliminate 7000 jobs, but announces jet deal with Air Canada Bombardier to eliminate 7000 jobs, but announces jet deal with Air Canada

The news resulted in an immediate call for federal assistance from the province's premier. He explained that if the auto industry is deserving of a bailout, so is  Montreal's  aeronautical industry. A senior federal official said the Liberal govern...

Tesla Model 3 Debuts on March 31; Model X Production Revs Up Tesla Model 3 Debuts on March 31; Model X Production Revs Up

Musk said Tesla would make its first net profit by the fourth quarter. Baillie Gifford & Co. now owns 10,714,449 shares of the electric vehicle producer's stock worth $2,571,575,000 after buying an additional 1,202,500 shares during the period.

Michigan Officials Warned About Flint Water Long Before Problems Began

However, the decision wasn't ultimately up to him, and he knew it, writing that his superiors " seem to have their own agenda ". State officials failed to ensure Flint's water received anti-corrosion treatment when the city of 100,000 switched it...

CBS GOP Debate Poll: Results, Analysis And More CBS GOP Debate Poll: Results, Analysis And More

George W. Bush plans to campaign with his brother in Charleston Monday, making his first public foray into the 2016 race. However, that is unlikely to be enough to overtake Clinton when voters go to the  polls  on February 27, in a state where Africa...

Oil Jumps but Weekly Losses, Physical Excess Loom

Despite the report of talks, competition between OPEC members still appears to be fierce, with producers fighting for market share by lowering prices as Iran offered its crude to Asia at a discount to rival OPEC producer Saudi Arabia. US crude se...

Carrier one of 2 firms moving to Mexico Carrier one of 2 firms moving to Mexico

The move to Mexico must still be discussed with the local union, according to a statement released Wednesday. The firm said its customers and competitors are also moving to Mexico. "Throughout the transition, we must remain committed to maintaini...

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