Cloudy skies, rain throughout the weekend in the Wyoming Valley

Scattered rain and a few storms will be likely through Friday evening. Clouds will thicken up again Friday afternoon, limiting our daytime warming quite a bit. Current models project between 1 to 1.5 inches of rain on Saturday for southwest CT ... More..

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by | Saturday, May 13, 2017

Congo reports a single confirmed case of Ebola, UN says

Though Likati health district is located in a remote area, health officials said it is taking the outbreak seriously and working to contain it as quickly as possible. The deployment of rVSV-SEBOV may be warrant...More..

Gurpreet Ghuggi quits AAP; Bhagwant Mann hits back
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Gurpreet Ghuggi quits AAP; Bhagwant Mann hits back

Ghuggi said he was not against the selection of Mann as the Punjab chief, but the manner in which it was done was not correct. Explaining the reason for his decision to leave the party, Ghuggi said that AAP ...More..

Michael Floyd signs with hometown Minnesota Vikings
by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Michael Floyd signs with hometown Minnesota Vikings

He's now on home confinement in Arizona as part of the sentence he received February 17. The Minnesota Vikings' decision Wednesday to sign Michael Floyd , to a one-year contract worth $1.5 million, can't be ...More..

by | Friday, May 12, 2017

Mental Health Month targets 'Risky Business'

So rejoice. We've launched a snazzy new podcast discussing all things mental health without getting too serious, science-y, or stuffy. Experiencing stress and mental health challenges is a normal part of many...More..

by | Thursday, May 11, 2017

US needs September 'shutdown' to fix Senate 'mess'

It had passed the House on Wednesday and now heads to President Donald Trump , who is expected to sign it even though several of his key priorities are missing. President Donald Trump is so angry about th...More..

by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Phoenix serial killings suspect: 'I'm innocent'

Phoenix police said the shootings in the Phoenix neighborhood were not related to 2015 highway shootings in the Phoenix area. Police say tips from the community resulted in his arrest. Aaron Saucedo , 23, ...More..

Florida teen who threw 68-year-old in pool surrenders to cops
by | Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Florida teen who threw 68-year-old in pool surrenders to cops

Deputies are investigating and trying to talk to anyone involved and identify the man who threw her into the pool. A group gathers around James as someone is heard saying "throw her in" in the background. She a...More..

Police Warn of Fentanyl Blend Called 'Gray Death' in Ohio
by | Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Police Warn of Fentanyl Blend Called 'Gray Death' in Ohio

Deneen Kilcrease, the manager of the chemistry section at the Georgia Bureau of Investigationm, shared that this combination has been the most unsafe drug after 20 years. Almost 4,000 people in Florida have die...More..

Things You May Not Know About Cinco de Mayo
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Things You May Not Know About Cinco de Mayo

Jimenez-Gutierrez had just moved to the United States from Mexico where Cinco de Mayo has never been widely celebrated . But Mexican-Americans aren't necessarily encouraged by that tweet or the president's a...More..

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit
by | Saturday, May 06, 2017

Jury awards record-setting $110.5M in baby powder lawsuit

A jury in St. Louis awarded a Virginia woman a record-setting $110.5 million in the latest lawsuit alleging that using Johnson & Johnson's baby powder caused cancer. Louis court's verdict. Johnson & Johnson s...More..

Obamacare is 'dead' says Trump after healthcare victory
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Obamacare is 'dead' says Trump after healthcare victory

Since it was passed in 2010, Republicans have repeatedly attempted to repeal it with no success . Yet now that the Republicans control Congress, they haven't learned from this history at all. Over the past f...More..

Aguilar's 1st HR, in 100th AB, lifts Brewers over Cards
by | Friday, May 05, 2017

Aguilar's 1st HR, in 100th AB, lifts Brewers over Cards

Fowler strained his right shoulder in an unsuccessful attempt for a diving catch on Hernan Perez's third-inning drive. The result gave Milwaukee (15-14) its first series victory against its National League Ce...More..

Can 1830s technology curb distracted driving?
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Can 1830s technology curb distracted driving?

Using technology invented by English scientist Michael Faraday in the early 19th century, the compartment blocks all cellular, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth signals from reaching the phone. Connections are restored by op...More..

A new age for the Turner Prize as older nominees selected
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

A new age for the Turner Prize as older nominees selected

The victor will be announced at a ceremony on December 5. The centrepiece of the Nottingham exhibition was a painting titled Is It Okay To Be Black? - a half-remembered view of a barber shop's wall featuring ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Fox News co-president Bill Shine is out

Fox News issued a few press releases on Monday. Jay also joined FOX News in 1996. "Suzanne and Jay are recognized industry leaders", Murdoch said in the statement. FOLKENFLIK: Shine's answer was obviously y...More..

Hollywood writers' guild strikes deal
by | Wednesday, May 03, 2017

Hollywood writers' guild strikes deal

But, the statement notes, they didn't get " everything [they] wanted" or " everything [they] deserve". They also earn less in residual fees for shorter series. Officially the two sides are not commenting on n...More..

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency
by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Conte warns Chelsea against complacency

Schneiderlin, 27, missed out on Everton's 3-0 loss to Chelsea on Sunday after sustaining a thigh injury in training last Thursday. Lukaku was regarded as one of the next-generation strikers for the Blues, but...More..

by | Tuesday, May 02, 2017

Trump administration to roll back some school meal standards

Also, an upcoming requirement to lower sodium levels in meals will be delayed, and waivers will still be allowed for the requirement that all grains on the lunch line must be 50 percent whole grain . "We hav...More..

by | Monday, May 01, 2017

Chelsea took 'big psychological step' - Conte

It's not easy for the coach to take this responsibility, to make these strong choices, but I have to be pleased because I have a squad of great men and good players. "To be honest I simply need to take the priz...More..

Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Hope for preemies as artificial womb helps tiny lambs grow

Emily Partridge, a CHOP research fellow and first author of the study published in Nature Communications . It was developed at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) for the much more admirable g...More..

Taco Bell to start serving alcohol in Canada this summer
by | Friday, April 28, 2017

Taco Bell to start serving alcohol in Canada this summer

Since there are only six USA locations that sell beer, wine, sangria and frozen drinks right now, we're hoping that this news means one day, every Taco Bell will be fully stocked with our alcoholic beverage o...More..

Wear Denim on Wednesday April 26
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Wear Denim on Wednesday April 26

By participating in Denim Day, Sandoval says Nevadans will join an global campaign against sexual assault and sexual violence and demonstrate support for victims of those crimes. The Governor's Office will be p...More..

FDA takes action against 14 companies for selling illegal cancer treatments
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

FDA takes action against 14 companies for selling illegal cancer treatments

The FDA is warning consumers to beware of products claiming to cure cancer on websites or social media platforms, such as Facebook and Instagram. "The FDA's role is to review and evaluate products for safety ...More..

Mexico Can Retaliate Against US in 'Dolphin-Safe' Tuna Feud: WTO
by | Thursday, April 27, 2017

Mexico Can Retaliate Against US in 'Dolphin-Safe' Tuna Feud: WTO

Mexico's economy ministry said it will impose sanctions immediately, after getting a third of the $472.3 million it had asked for. The U.S. changed some of its requirements about its dolphin-friendly label af...More..