Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales leads fake news fightback with Wikitribune

How is one site with even a 100 journalists and editors going to deal with the problem of fake news? The publication is launching on Tuesdaywith a crowdfunding campaign pre-selling monthly " support packages " to fund the initial journalists. More..

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Former President HW Bush still hospitalized, has bronchitis
by | Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Former President HW Bush still hospitalized, has bronchitis

He was subsequently diagnosed with mild pneumonia, which his family spokesman Jim McGrath said has been treated and resolved. In a statement the former US President is described as being in "good spirits"...More..

Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa
by | Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Malaria vaccine to be 'real life' tested in Africa

For the high-risk group comprising of pregnant women, infants, and children under the age of five, World Health Organization has recommended a package of established prevention approaches, consisting of insec...More..

by | Monday, April 24, 2017

West Ham vs. Everton live stream

And they produced the better chances but it proved to be a frustrating afternoon for Bilic and his side. "We didn't bring enough intensity from the start and it's hard to change that through the game". "Yes, ...More..

Got the Dot raises awareness on organ donation
by | Monday, April 24, 2017

Got the Dot raises awareness on organ donation

Because her daughter lived in Hollywood, Calif. quite close to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, that was the logical choice. It's now easier for New Yorkers to become organ donors, thanks to Lauren's Law, which p...More..

by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Blazers big man Nurkic upgraded to 'doubtful' for Game 3

Durant is obviously upset about missing more playing time. Wednesday night, in the glare of the postseason spotlight, it did not. But also I'm still itching to get out there on the court. Portland is 2-12 SU an...More..

Diet sodas raise risk of dementia and stroke, study finds
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Diet sodas raise risk of dementia and stroke, study finds

Researchers from the Boston University School of Medicine examined at least 4,000 individuals to test the relationship between beverage intake and brain volume and memory. Research has long shown that artific...More..

Higher prices increased sales at Unilever
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Higher prices increased sales at Unilever

In February, it rebuffed a takeover by USA rival Kraft Heinz. This acquisition comes as Unilever tries to punch up sales in its packaged food business. "This reflects our continued investment in both innova...More..

Car dragged along highway after collision with tractor-trailer
by | Saturday, April 22, 2017

Car dragged along highway after collision with tractor-trailer

A driver in California had a terrifying commute yesterday after he got tangled up with a tractor trailer and dragged for four miles through the Southern California desert. Steimke explained to the man that the...More..

We have low soot pollution, but smog still hangs over us
by | Friday, April 21, 2017

We have low soot pollution, but smog still hangs over us

California's soaring population, weather and topography are all factors that contribute to its air pollution, in a state where many people commute and live in valleys and basins where pollution tends to settle...More..

by | Thursday, April 20, 2017

Trump inaugural attracts record $107 million in donations

MI donors contributed almost $2 million to President Donald Trump's inauguration in January, including significant sums from corporate giants such as Dow Chemical Co., Quicken Loans and General Motors Co. Casin...More..

Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks live stream, Game 3
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Edmonton Oilers vs. San Jose Sharks live stream, Game 3

That goal put the Oilers up 2-0. "His play speaks for itself", Edmonton coach Todd McLellan said. "He has been tremendous for us". The Sharks posted a 13-6 edge in shots on net in the first period. Wort...More..

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit
by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Justice Department drops North Carolina LGBT rights lawsuit

It also states that the federal government, according to the U.S. Constitution, does not have the "authority or power to establish laws concerning marriage". No one is forcing the NCAA to bring post-season bask...More..

by | Sunday, April 16, 2017

Customers at 2 Ann Arbor restaurants warned about measles outbreak

The person was identified as an adult who shared a flight with the first measles patient when that person was still contagious. Officials say measles can result in pneumonia, brain inflammation, hospitalization...More..

Physician assistants urge Justice to reverse veto
by | Saturday, April 15, 2017

Physician assistants urge Justice to reverse veto

He then uncovered the third tray to reveal a pile of papers covered in what Justice called "bull you-know-what" and promptly pulled out a pen to veto the bill. House Speaker Tim Armstead, a Republican, did not ...More..

China' CPI up 0.9%, PPI up 7.6% in March
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China' CPI up 0.9%, PPI up 7.6% in March

In 2016, air fares rose by 22% in March compared to a fall of 3.9% this year. The ONS data showed food prices rose by an annual 1.2 per cent in March, their biggest increase in three years. It is also importa...More..

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats

That is, there is moderate certainty of the test reducing the chance of men dying of prostate cancer , but many men will experience potential harms simply from the screening. "It's hard to judge". It added tha...More..

by | Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Almost half of young German voters back Merkel, poll shows

The two will participate in "Being Involved in Democracy: Taking on Responsibility Locally and Globally", which is sponsored by both the German Protestant Kirchentag and the Obama Foundation. "Anyone who is pio...More..

Leonard Fournette still in play as No. 1 overall pick
by | Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Leonard Fournette still in play as No. 1 overall pick

In the meantime, Garrett, who grew up in Arlington, Tex., has been content to supply a steady stream of headlines, such as when he asked Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones in a playful ESPN video to trade way...More..

Recall after dead bat found in salad sold at Walmart
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

Recall after dead bat found in salad sold at Walmart

The CDC notes that transmission of rabies through eating a rabid animal would be extremely unlikely. On Saturday, Fresh Express issued a recall of a limited number of salads. "Upon receiving notification, bot...More..

Mental Health Group calls for improved support networks, awareness on mental health
by | Saturday, April 08, 2017

Mental Health Group calls for improved support networks, awareness on mental health

According to the global health organization, all individuals are at risk of depression because it affects people of all ages, from all walks of life. The regional director said depression varied by age, pea...More..

Young men, women missing HPV shots
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Young men, women missing HPV shots

Now, a new study found nearly 23% of USA adults ages 18 to 59 have one of the forms of HPV that puts them at risk for certain cancers. The virus is thought to account for about 80% of cervical cancers . Th...More..

Easter events galore on Naperville Park District docket
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

Easter events galore on Naperville Park District docket

Townsend says in the lawsuit that the defendants were negligent in failing to provide sufficient personnel to conduct the Easter egg hunt safely. Other fun includes inflatables, face painting and more. Sat., A...More..

April the Giraffe experiencing 'significant changes,' labor expected soon
by | Friday, April 07, 2017

April the Giraffe experiencing 'significant changes,' labor expected soon

Spectators have been waiting with bated breath for April the giraffe to give birth . Her vets at the upscale NY zoo confirm that they have seen signs of birth and they can clearly say that the animal park will...More..

by | Thursday, April 06, 2017

South braces for stormy day expected to bring tornado risk

Threats from the storm include 60 miles per hour wind gust and quarter-size hail, according to the weather service. The waves of storms could produce destructive and long-trek tornadoes as well as bas...More..