Medical

Trump vows to ban bump stocks; says mentally ill shouldn't have guns

You have weapons on the street. But Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa pushed back on Trump's emphasis on mental health, arguing that there are many ...


Browns' Hue Jackson Expects Joe Thomas Decision Soon

Coach Hue Jackson gave indications previous year that he isn't completely sold on the quarterback the Browns drafted in 2017, DeShone Kizer . Like the ...


Santa Barbara County communities evacuated ahead of this week's storm

STAR FILE VIDEO Flash floods, mudflows and debris flows are possible if expected downpours inundate the hills charred by the Thomas Fire , authorities say. Alt...


Carolina Panthers release RB Jonathan Stewart

A 2015 Pro Bowler, Stewart has 1,699 career rushing attempts for 7,318 yards and 51 touchdowns. The Panthers signed Stewart to a one-year, $8 million contra...


AAA: Massachusetts Gas Prices Range From $2.29 to $2.79

The national average is $2.54, so a 40-cent rise would put it just below $3 a gallon. Pennsylvania drivers are still paying some of the highest gas prices in ...


Saquon Barkley would love to be drafted by the Cleveland Browns

Or opt for Door #3? Trading back in the draft is an option. They won't find a defensive back with a short memory: They'll find a player who retains what he ...


Flu blames for another child death in Minnesota

Statewide emergency department visits attributed to the flu are down to 12% from the season's three peak weeks at or above 14%, which is still well above the ba...


5G in the spotlight at the Mobile World Congress

GSMA, the association which represents the interests of the mobile industry and organizes the WMC, has said that it hopes that this year women make up 25 percen...


Eagles punter Donnie Jones announces retirement after 14 National Football League seasons

Lions franchise Ansah • The Detroit Lions have designated defensive end Ziggy Ansah as their franchise player. "We're excited about him and seeing him in a full...


Bobby Brown insists that drugs didn't kill Whitney - a broken heart did

Houston died on February 11, 2012, after being found face down in a water-filled bathtub in her Beverly Hilton hotel suite in Los Angeles. At the time, repo...


Nigeria battles largest Lassa fever outbreak with death toll reaching 72

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said this is the worst outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria. As of 18 February, four out of the 14 health care workers were co...


CDC finds that 1 in 14 U.S. women smoke cigarettes during pregnancy

More youthful and less instructed mothers-to-be were the well on the way to keep puffing on cigarettes while pregnant, as indicated by the National Center for ...


Hundreds gather at church for blessing ceremony featuring AR-15s

At the entrance to the church, an attendant checked each weapon at the door to make sure it was unloaded and secured with a zip tie. Officials in the rural ar...


De Blasio taps Miami education chief Alberto Carvalho to run NYC schools

Carvalho has not yet accepted the job, the Miami Herald reported, but the local school board in Miami is holding an emergency meeting Thursday to discuss poss...


Bentonville Student Leaves Threatening Note In School Bathroom

The San Diego County Sheriff's Department says the boy is a freshman at West Hills High School in Santee. The alleged threat came a day after a Westview Hig...


No cost flu shots still offered

Ross said. Even if this could be true, some protection against flu viruses is better than no protection at all. Previous research has found the risk of flu-re...


Dissenting Justice In Redistricting Case: Pa Supreme Court Majority In 'Good Faith'

When the justices drew the map, they considered where members of each party clustered across the state. So candidates now are gathering signatures needed from 1...


Depression in kids can mimic ADHD symptoms, depression screenings can help

That's why new guidelines have been set, recommending pediatricians, the doctors kids see most, conduct mental health screenings. According to Zuckerbrot, the...


California Could Begin Fully Driverless Car Tests In April

As the technology is developed the vehicles will still require constant supervision from "remote" drivers, or technicians who monitor auto functions from a remo...


Cast's strong in Adam Sandler's 'Week'

Well, thankfully Netflix has just dropped the trailer so you can make your mind up yourself. Director Smigel and Adam Sandler co-wrote the film which find...