• Top Republicans submitted re-drawn congressional map after the Supreme Court decision
Top Republicans submitted re-drawn congressional map after the Supreme Court decision

The new map looks has a lot fewer squiggly lines drawn across it, as the justices worked to keep counties and communities in the same congressional districts. Rep. Lou Barletta's move to run for Senate. But, ideally, more states will follow Washington and remove the process from their legislatures. "My skepticism regarding the time allotted th...

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  • Google Artificial Intelligence to Predict Heart Disease
Google Artificial Intelligence to Predict Heart Disease

The research behind the power of the eye to reveal the health of a person is already well-established, according to The Verge . Google claims its technology can predict heart disease risk by examining eye scans. According to the researchers, the study results demonstrate "not only that these [heart attack risk] signals are present in the r...

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  • Kratom linked to Salmonella outbreak; CDC posts warning
Kratom linked to Salmonella outbreak; CDC posts warning

The supplement may also be sold under names including Thang, Kakuam, Thom, Ketom and Biak. Three people in California have been sickened; the other affected states, including Utah, Oregon, Ohio and Pennsylvania, have had one or two cases. The CDC reports that it's confirmed 28 people in 20 states have contracted the strain of Salmonella , which gi...

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  • Trump maintains 'no collusion' after Russian indictments
Trump maintains 'no collusion' after Russian indictments

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov declined to comment on Saturday on USA indictments of 13 Russians and three Russian companies in what Washington sees as a criminal and espionage conspiracy to tamper with the 2016 US presidential election .

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  • Your Healthy Family: CDC report says flu vaccine more effective and believed
Your Healthy Family: CDC report says flu vaccine more effective and believed

That statistic includes 63 pediatric deaths reported this season alone. Of the almost 3,000 deaths, 78.3 percent were people ages 65 and older , totaling 2,271. It is the highest level of influenza-like illness recorded since 2009. "Not all healthcare facilities report numbers for their rapid, in-office tests so the actual number of diagnoses wo...

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  • An 'Ultra-Processed' Diet May Be Tied to Cancer
An 'Ultra-Processed' Diet May Be Tied to Cancer

The participants gave information about their typical intake of thousands of different foods. Significantly, eating fresh or minimally processed foods, including fruit, vegetables, pulses, rice, pasta, eggs, meat, fish and milk was associated with lower risks of overall cancer and breast cancer , the researchers report.

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  • Internet sensation Priya is now bigger than superstars
Internet sensation Priya is now bigger than superstars

The South Asian population is entirely smitten by her expressions. But just how insane is this obsession? Ahead of Valentines Day , her mailbox is full of date requests, with so many proposals already. But now she has a total of 2.4 million followers, just on her Instagram account, and the number is still increasing. Her ethnicity is Malayal...

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  • BMW X4 gets bigger, faster and stronger
BMW X4 gets bigger, faster and stronger

BMW says the new X4's front and rear tracks are both wider, and the aerodynamics have been improved, resulting in a very slippery drag coefficient of 0.30. BMW has gone heavy on driver assistance systems, too, with active cruise control, lane assist, crossing traffic warnings and parking help. Starting with that latter engine, the M40d comes i...

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  • Trump pushes immigration deal, says 'last chance' to pass
Trump pushes immigration deal, says 'last chance' to pass

The Trump administration announced on September 5 that it would wind down the program, with Attorney General Jeff Sessions calling Obama's executive action creating DACA an "unconstitutional exercise of authority". Based on its review of the record before it, the court concludes that defendants have not done so". Judge Garaufis said that was ...

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  • Disney World and Disneyland Are Raising Prices Once Again
Disney World and Disneyland Are Raising Prices Once Again

That's a $2 increase over ticket prices a year ago on "value" days. Ticket prices at Walt Disney World in Orlando and at Disneyland in California are increasing, company officials said Sunday. Former Signature pass costs 849 US dollars, which includes free parking, goes up to 999 USA dollars while the most expensive Signature Plus pass, with ...

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  • Ireland Seal Six Nations Bonus Point By Half
Ireland Seal Six Nations Bonus Point By Half

Ireland eased to a 63-10 win over the Italians in Rome previous year. Ireland , meanwhile, squeezed a last-gasp victory over France, with Johnny Sexton's stunning overtime drop-goal securing them a 15-13 win on the opening weekend. An update is expected on Sunday after Henshaw has a scan on the injury. Joe Schmidt believes Ireland are "in a...

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  • Kim Jong-un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang
Kim Jong-un invites South's Moon to Pyongyang

According to the agency, the delegates were invited in person. Tensions between the two soared a year ago as Pyongyang tested missiles capable of reaching the US mainland and its most powerful nuclear device to date , while Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump traded personal insults and threats of war.

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