• Merkel 'out of touch', says challenger as vote nears
Merkel 'out of touch', says challenger as vote nears

The SPD is also refugee-friendly, but it wants European Union states who refuse to share migrants to face cuts in European Union funds. While the head of Merkel's conservative Christian Democrats (CDU) assembly group, Volker Kauder, criticized Turkey , claiming that it was "a light year away from European values", SPD politicians like Foreig...

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  • Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)
Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT)

It has outperformed by 2.72% the S&P500. Partner Investment Management Lp increased Zayo Group Hldgs Inc (NYSE:ZAYO) stake by 19,746 shares to 48,877 valued at $1.61M in 2016Q4. On Friday, May 19 the insider Chojnowski David sold $408,070. Its up 6.17% from 39.51 million shares previously. Mitchell Mcleod Pugh And Williams Incorporated reported 9...

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  • Beware of Turtle: Pet Reptiles Cause Salmonella Outbreak in 13 States
Beware of Turtle: Pet Reptiles Cause Salmonella Outbreak in 13 States

No deaths have been reported, but 16 people have been hospitalized. The CDC has generally encouraged pet seekers - particularly homes with small children, elderly adults or people with compromised immune systems - to steer clear of shelled reptiles.

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  • Pacemaker patched... one year after critical flaws reported
Pacemaker patched... one year after critical flaws reported

All devices made from August 28 will come with the updated firmware. The FDA said there are no known cases of patient harm stemming from the bugs found in devices. Department of Homeland Security to claim that compromising the security of these devices would require a highly complex set of circumstances. Abbott's letter ( PDF ) issued in co...

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  • Coast Guard searching for 2 missing fishermen on Lake Erie
Coast Guard searching for 2 missing fishermen on Lake Erie

Involved in the search were: Coast Guard Air Station Detroit, Coast Guard Station Cleveland Harbor, the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Cleveland Fire Department. Love and Hill were last seen on a 22-foot white Starcraft boat with green trim. The boat sustained damage to the bow and was overturned near the breakwater, according to West Shore Fir...

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  • Caught on cam: Doctors quarrel during emergency C-section, baby dies
Caught on cam: Doctors quarrel during emergency C-section, baby dies

In a shocking and inhumane case of medical negligence, two doctors at Jodhpur's Umaid Hospital engaged in a verbal spat inside the operation theatre. The incident vent viral after somebody present in the delivery room made a video of the development.

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  • Link your Aadhaar Card with PAN by 31st August with these steps
Link your Aadhaar Card with PAN by 31st August with these steps

The Supreme Court verdict on privacy as a fundamental right has triggered talk that it may have an implication on Aadhaar , and any adverse impact could affect the move to link PAN and Aadhaar . # Usually, a pop-up window prompting you to link PAN with Aadhaar card appears, but if you have activated a pop-up blocker, then you need to ...

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  • Gorakhpur: Seven more children die due to encephalitis at BRD Medical College
Gorakhpur: Seven more children die due to encephalitis at BRD Medical College

In the First Information Report, several cases under various sections were registered against Dr Rajiv Mishra , Dr Kafeel Khan, Dr Satish, Dr Purnima Shukla, Chief Pharmacist Gajanan Jaiswal, Accountant Sudhir Pandey, Assistant Clerk, Uday Pratap Sharma of Pushpa Sales and Manish Bhandari.

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  • Pets, animals rescued from Harvey floodwaters
Pets, animals rescued from Harvey floodwaters

To prepare for the dog's arrival, St. Hubert's is mobilizing its Sister Shelter WayStation Program which moves and transports various breeds and sizes of dogs up and down the east coast, placing animals in targeted adoption areas. Hubert's Animal Welfare Center in Madison, NJ. But one volunteer doing boat rescues, Barrett Zuskind, told The Was...

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  • Low-fat diet linked to higher death rates, major Lancet study finds
Low-fat diet linked to higher death rates, major Lancet study finds

Globally, the average diet consisted of 61.2% carbohydrates, 23.5% fats, including 8% saturated fats, and 15.2% protein. "Those with a high-fat intake, about 30 per cent of energy intake, had a 23 per cent lower risk of mortality and an 18 per cent lower risk of stroke, compared to the low-intake group, which had 11 per cent energy from fat", Deh...

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  • Oseloka Obaze wins Anambra PDP guber ticket
Oseloka Obaze wins Anambra PDP guber ticket

Oduah said imposition of candidate, in the past, affected the fortunes of the party. Party loyalists must have a say. So, I think it's morally wrong for this to happen. "You have made it hard and impossible for them to aspire to be anything within the party because you are telling them that you can bring somebody from anywhere to impose on them".

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  • Women dressed as nuns suspected in attempted bank robbery
Women dressed as nuns suspected in attempted bank robbery

A surveillance image provided by WNEP shows two would-be bank robbers dressed as nuns in Pennsylvania. Police say the two women entered the Citizens Bank along Route 611 in Tannersville around 12:30 p.m. But they left without taking anything. It's unclear if the two women took off in a vehicle or on foot. Pocono Township police turned away ...

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  • What's Causing Tropical Storm Harvey's 'Unprecedented' Rainfall?
What's Causing Tropical Storm Harvey's 'Unprecedented' Rainfall?

Dick Gremillion has watched Houston officials come under fire for deciding not to order an evacuation ahead of the epic flooding that has left hundreds of people in the country's fourth-largest city trapped in their homes. "The idea is to prepare... pack up what you need and put it in your vehicle and when the sun comes up , get out", said Jef...

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  • Help People Affected By Hurricane Harvey
Help People Affected By Hurricane Harvey

There's even a campaign raising money to help animals impacted by the storm. As Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc in Houston and other parts of Texas , many couldn't help but recall Hurricane Katrina and the devastating impact it had in New Orleans.

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  • Amazon Music Unlimited offering $5-per-month subscription to students
Amazon Music Unlimited offering $5-per-month subscription to students

Users new to Amazon's subscription services might easily confuse Prime Music with the aforementioned Music Unlimited. The Amazon Echo has rapidly evolved into the centre of the smarthome, not only letting you ask questions of the Alexa personal assistant that lurks within, but play music, quiz your calendar, turn on your lights, check the fuel ...

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  • NY sending emergency teams to assist with Harvey
NY sending emergency teams to assist with Harvey

Another measure requires a new license for retailers who sell electronic cigarettes and bans their use in communal areas of buildings with less than 10 units. Bloomberg credited the anti-tobacco measures in his administration to increasing the average life expectancy in NY by three years during the 12 years in which the polices were in effect.

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  • US Marshals Seize 'Unproven' Smallpox Vaccine From Stem Cell Clinic
US Marshals Seize 'Unproven' Smallpox Vaccine From Stem Cell Clinic

The Vaccinia Virus Vaccine is reserved for people at high risk for smallpox such as some members of the military. The agency is now investigating how the company obtained the product. The clinics, run by StemImmune Inc., were said to be mixing the unsafe vaccine with stem cells for an unproven, unapproved, and potentially harmful cancer treatment...

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  • Destiny 2 PC Will Use Battle.Net Region Splitting; New Trailers Released
Destiny 2 PC Will Use Battle.Net Region Splitting; New Trailers Released

The biggest outcry to most Destiny fans was that you could not play Destiny on PC but Bungie heard you loud & clear, Destiny 2 is accessible on PC. So if you need to know, this trailer is your huckleberry. Players may encounter issues including visual artifacts and performance impacts when using NVIDIA SLI.

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  • MTV reality star Farrah Abraham documents vaginal rejuvenation procedure on Instagram
MTV reality star Farrah Abraham documents vaginal rejuvenation procedure on Instagram

In the video (above), Miz Abraham's doctor shared some deets about the "noninvasive" surgery. "It's unbelievable. It's a feeling that I can't really explain". The Teen Mom OG regular says by not letting the backlash and criticism get to her, she hopes to be a good example to her 8-year-old daughter, Sophia.

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  • Charly Boy, Others Storm EFCC Office, Demand Repatriation Of Diezani
Charly Boy, Others Storm EFCC Office, Demand Repatriation Of Diezani

Justice Obiozor's order followed an ex parte application argued before him by EFCC. Justice Obiozor ordered the interim forfeiture of the N7.6 billion only days after a Federal High Court, also in Lagos , ordered the permanent forfeiture of a $37.5m Banana Island mansion owned by the former minister on Monday, August 7.

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