Sunday April 30-th, 2017

FDA Bans Antibacterial Ingredients From Soaps

At that time, the agency required manufacturers to provide additional data on the safety and effectiveness of the active ingredients in their antibacterial soaps, if they wanted to keep those products on the market. "Washing the hands with an ant...

Curfew lifted from Pulwama, situation improves Curfew lifted from Pulwama, situation improves

According to The Indian Express newspaper, the curfew, which was in place for 52 days, will end in all Kashmir areas except the southern city of Pulwama and in two districts of the Shrinagar city. Almost 100 protestors, including 60 in south Kashmir,...

Taco truck tweets fly after warning from Trump surrogate

But there's something serious going on in Gutierrez's message: This is yet another Trump surrogate trying to activate the racial resentment among American voters to get them to support Trump. "Leaving your heritage has been a fight for me since I cam...

Millions of bees accidentally killed in Zika sweep Millions of bees accidentally killed in Zika sweep

Naled , a common insecticide, was sprayed from planes and killed millions of bees in Dorchester County on Sunday, Aug. 28. Stanley, co-owner of Flowertown Bee Farm and Supply in Summerville, South Carolina, said she lost 46 beehives - more th...

Colombians would approve peace accord in plebiscite Colombians would approve peace accord in plebiscite

The announcement came only days after the Marxist-narcotics FARC rebels in Colombia put a permanent ceasefire into effect, on August 28. According to a statement released August 31 by the secretariat of state, the pope was "pleased to learn that ne...

Ferrari Will Build One More LaFerrari, Auction It to Benefit Earthquake Victims Ferrari Will Build One More LaFerrari, Auction It to Benefit Earthquake Victims

And Ferrari (being Ferrari) usually sticks to its numbers. But in the wake of the 6.2-magnitude quake that rocked central Italy, killing almost 250 people, Ferrari decided it had to do something to help. Ferrari is known for making impressive cars ...

Facebook activates safety check tool after Davao blast Facebook activates safety check tool after Davao blast

Regional military commander Lt. Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero says it was not immediately clear what caused the explosion late Friday in southern Davao City. The explosion apparently struck shortly after 10 p.m. local time, and police were working to de...

Education Commissioner Hespe is leaving, Christie says Education Commissioner Hespe is leaving, Christie says

The governor was required to give Pennsylvania 120 days notice in order to withdraw from the agreement by January 1, the beginning of the next tax year. According to the Governor's Office, in 2012, Harrington came to the New Jersey Department of Educ...

Powerful 7.1-magnitude quake off coast of New Zealand: USGS Powerful 7.1-magnitude quake off coast of New Zealand: USGS

The quake struck just before dawn and was felt over much the country . In a series of tweets, the MCDEM warned people to stay out of the water, saying: "There is a potential tsunami threat for New Zealand following the 7m quake near Te Araroa at 4...

Modi crossed 'red line' by talking about Balochistan Modi crossed 'red line' by talking about Balochistan

He alleged that India was involved in subversive activities in Balochistan and Karachi. Pakistan is to "forcefully" present its stance on India's "state terrorism" in Jammu and Kashmir at the upcoming UN General Assembly in NY, the Foreign Office s...

Jeremy Corbyn plans Sanders-style campaign for next general election

Mr Corbyn will pledge to increase women's representation in society, democracy and within the Labour Party by supporting all-women short-lists to achieve equal representation in Parliament as well as a similar aim for all public offices. "Despite the...

Russian hackers attack two USA presidential election voter databases

Earlier this month, DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson held a conference call with state elections officials, offering his assistance in protecting against cyberattacks. The FBI issued an alert to election authorities across the country in mid-August in t...

France's Hollande says real risk of escalation in Ukraine

His trade chief said earlier that France wants to halt talks on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), which the socialist French government sees as too friendly to USA business. Hollande said Islamic State is on the retreat in ...

Mexican president likely hurt by 'ill-advised' Trump meeting Mexican president likely hurt by 'ill-advised' Trump meeting

While polls have tightened nationally and in some key battleground states, Clinton has a massive advantage over Trump in what it takes to turn votes out in key swing states. Trump made a point of including in his ban the "dreamers", present in the ...

Putin's private meeting with British schoolboys Putin's private meeting with British schoolboys

The schoolboys have beaten both the new prime minister, Theresa May, and Eton alumnus Boris Johnson, the new foreign secretary, to a meeting with Putin. "After they got home, the boys posted the pictures to social media, which I thought was unusual b...

Utah's adult obesity rate down 1.2 percent Utah's adult obesity rate down 1.2 percent

The 2015 maps show that the proportion of adults with obesity in the United States remains high. That's up from 30.9 percent a year ago, when Iowa was 16th in the rankings compiled by the Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Fou...

Huge offshore quake strikes off NZ, tsunami warning issued

A 7.1 magnitude quake rocked New Zealand early Friday, the US Geological Survey said, and a tsunami warning cleared South Pacific beaches. There were no immediate reports of damage, however, officials are assessing the possibility of a tsunami.

Taylor Swift dismissed from Nashville jury pool Taylor Swift dismissed from Nashville jury pool

Mueller filed a suit against Swift because he got fired two days after someone on her security accused him of grabbing her butt during a photo shoot. Kanye West had been given four minutes on stage with which to do whatever he wanted. He actually...

Mediterranean diet shows protective powers in heart patients Mediterranean diet shows protective powers in heart patients

The first cause of death in the United Kingdom, heart disease, was earlier fought with cholesterol-lowering medications which were believed to be the most efficient treatment. But according to the Neuromed researchers its biggest impact comes from ...

Antibiotic Resistance Threatens Treatment of Sexually-transmitted Infections

Ian Askew, head of WHO's reproductive health and research division, said: "Chlamydia, gonorrhoea and syphilis are major public health problems worldwide, affecting millions of peoples' quality of life, causing serious illness and sometimes death".

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