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Wintry mix still in the forecast early Monday

The snow does not look to be as heavy as Monday's system, and may linger is a rain/snow mix longer. That will cause temperatures to nosedive by Wednesday e...


Marijuana legalization tied to drops in prescriptions of opioids

The Itasca, Illinois-based organization studied how well states were tackling the opioid epidemic , looking at six areas of improvement in policies, including:...


Grindr Shares HIV Status of Users with Other Companies

Because developers are sending HIV information with users' Global Positioning System data, phone ID and email , this could identify specific users and thei...


Synthetic Pot Linked To Severe Bleeding And Even Death In Illinois

According to the IDPH, the subjects are suffering from severe bleeding from their nose, eyes, ears, and gums, as well as experiencing heavy menstrual bleeding, ...


Condom snorting challenge poses health hazards

The challenge involves inhaling an unwrapped condom through your nose and pulling it through your throat. The challenge has been around for several years, but...


What if autism is different for girls?

Spectrum of Success is comprised of students who are on the autism spectrum. "To help them enjoy cinema just like everyone else but tapered to their terms, we ...


Commonwealth Games Lanes, Gold Coast

There is a strict "no-needles" policy in the athletes' village during the competition, forcing Commonwealth Games Federation chief executive David Grevembe...


EPL: Guardiola speaks on winning title against Mourinho next week

Bottom club West Bromwich Albion, who have won only one league game out of 30 since beating Burnley in August, lost to the same opponents 2-1 at The Hawthorns. ...


Missile destroyed over Najran By

Saudi air defences intercepted a missile fired by Houthi militia towards the Kingdom's southern city of Najran on Saturday, the Saudi-led coalition said yesterd...


Companies Begin Selling BS-VI Emission Standard Compliant Fuel In Delhi

While this upgrade is going to cost oil companies 50 paise per litre, the cost is not going to be passed on to customers as of now. In another move to check t...


Petrol price highest in 4-years, diesel hits highest ever

Petrol in the national capital, added the PTI report, now costs Rs. 73.73 a litre, the highest since September 14, 2014 when rates had hit Rs. 76.06. Diesel, ...


Kidnapped DU student's body found in drain

The deceased identified as Ayush Nautiyal was a student of Ram Lal Anand College in south campus. A case of cheating was registered on a complaint by a custom...


United Nations chief calls for investigation into Gaza

Security council members also urged restraint on both sides after an emergency meeting failed to produce a joint message or course of action. One of the dea...


Insane cost of Sturridge's West Brom loan spell revealed

The Clarets are 7th in the Premier League and enjoying their best ever top-flight season since the Premier League began. They haven't come from behind to win ...


State Budget Includes Opioid Tax, Rules On Harassment

The state also will allow companies to pay a payroll tax in lieu of their employee's income taxes. "This budget was the most hard budget that I think we hav...


IL warns users of synthetic pot

The chemicals that make a user "high" are usually sprayed onto dried and shredded plant material. This photo provided Friday, Aug. 7, 2015 by New York Police ...


…Your Apology Not Enough, Return Looted Funds, APC Tells PDP

Raising issues with the list published, Metuh said, he has been refrained from discussing his "persecution and travails by the government because as a lawyer, t...


Pathologist: Stephon Clark was shot 8 times, 7 from behind

Previously, police claimed that Clark was moving towards them when he was shot and killed. Helicopter footage shows Sacramento Police officers shooting un...


Police arrest man threatening to burn down Hard Rock Hotel

Officer Malo discovered the driver had an active arrest warrant, which led to a search of the vehicle. Two Minnesota men are sitting in the Clay County Jail a...


Lamar Jackson throws from under center but declines to run 40

However, some of those clubs are having trouble arranging meetings with Jackson, per NFL Network draft expert Mike Mayock. As many as six quarterbacks cou...