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Gas prices expected to rise throughout the year

That's a penny less than the national average of $2.49. In Rhode Island, gas is four cents above the national average of $2.49, while gas prices are a penny l...


Severe weather cancels blood drives, leads to increased need

If the current trend of bad weather continues without more blood donors coming in, Michigan Blood's inventory could drop to critical levels. "We hope new do...


Sessions nixes Obama-era rules leaving states alone that legalize pot

In guidance issued Thursday, Sessions rescinded those policies and instead will permit individual USA attorneys to decide how aggressively to go after marijuana...


Tamil Nadu: Govt appeals transport employees to come back for work

Later, the government also issued an ultimatum, asking the workers to return to work, else it will not hesitate to take action as per law. "The alternative me...


Winning $450M Mega Millions ticket sold in Port Richey

The drawing for the Mega Millions jackpot is scheduled for 11 p.m. on Friday. Most winners opt for cash payouts, which would be $281 million for Mega Millions a...


Weather Data Points to Massive 'Bomb Cyclone' Hitting Eastern US

The atmospheric pressure isn't expected to drop quite that quickly, but the Washington Post's "Capital Weather Gang" believes the storm will undergo "explosiv...


UN Security Council meeting on protests a Trump 'foreign policy blunder' - Iran

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley spoke Friday after her country called the meeting. Iran's UN Ambassador Gholamali Khoshroo told the Security Council that his gove...


Black Monday: NFL Firings In Oakland, Indy, Detroit, Chicago

Because of this, there is now some talk that Del Rio may be fired at the end of the season. In his first two seasons as the Raiders head coach, Del Rio was s...


HSE confirm number of ''Aussie Flu'' deaths in Ireland

The HSE said that Australian flu season has been dominated by influenza A (H3N2) co-circulating with influenza B, but that the H3N2 is similar to the strain tha...


WIND CHILL ADVISORY: Schools delayed Tuesday morning amid risky cold

Dress accordingly in plenty of layers and minimize exposed skin. Frost bite and hypothermia can occur if precautions are not taken. Wind chill temperatures ar...


Kim Jong-un Willing to Take Part in PyeongChang Olympics

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un said he was always within reach of the nuclear button in a defiant New Year message today after months of escalating tensions ov...


Canadian Blood Services in need of donations

While some people are spending time at home with their families, others are spending the holidays in the hospital. Canadian Blood Services put out an urgent...


Flu On The Rise In Tri

Starting out 2017, Pennsylvania peaked at almost 8,000 cases in the state. "Flu is picking up and picking up early", Daniel Jernigan, director of the influenz...


More pregnant women are using pot, study finds

Robyn Horsager-Boehrer, professor and chief of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Texas Southwestern's William P. Clements Jr. For pregnant teens ...


Kedar Jadhav, Shardul Thakur named in ODI squad for South Africa tour

R Ashwin and Ravindra Jadeja could not find a place in the team. After the Test series, starting on January 5, India will play six ODIs from February 1 and thre...


Of fashion and development: PM Narendra Modi heaps praise on Yogi Adityanath

PM Modi also lauded Yogi's effort for defying superstition and said there was no room for "blind faith" in governance. "Unfortunately, there were superstition...


Muslim board seeks recall of talaq bill

Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has appended a "Statement of Objects and Reasons" to The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, which has ...


Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet mother, wife in Islamabad today

Subramanian Swamy, speaking to CNN-News18, said Pakistan should have allowed one-on-one contact to Jadhav's family and the meeting should have been private. P...


Damian Green resigns as Deputy Prime Minister following bahviour investigation

A report by May's Cabinet secretary concluded Green had made misleading statements regarding his knowledge about the indecent images found by police. Besides ...


Eric Schmidt Is Stepping Down From Alphabet Inc (GOOGL)

Schmidt believes the Alphabet structure works well, and Google and the Other Bets are thriving. He also plans to spend time on philanthropy and on "science an...


Pakistan grants visas to Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife, mom

But India insisted that Jadhav's mother be included as well, with an Indian High Commission official present during the meeting. Faisal said they were being p...


Eating one portion of salad 'can preserve memory'

Overall, researchers found that eating more leafy, green vegetables was associated with a slower decline in memory and thinking skills. The food frequency que...


Our Opinion: Taking a CHIP from children's health care

Over 22,000 children in Idaho currently rely on CHIP for health coverage and Idahos members of Congress need to act now to renew funding for this critical p...


Flu cases on the rise in Montana

And if you get the flu despite getting the vaccination, it's often a milder case. Government officials contend the viruses in flu shots are killed during the ...


New Flu Vaccine Guidelines Issued for Patients With Egg Allergy

The season's first flu-related death was reported last week. "When someone gets a flu shot , health care providers often ask if they are allergic to eggs", s...


The flu bug has come early this season

So far this flu season , New York has had 1,820 laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in 54 counties and all boroughs of New York City . The case rate for G...


Marvel's Jessica Jones Season 2 Trailer Released With Premiere Date

The Netflix original series Marvel's Jessica Jones was the second of four epic live-action adventure series ( Marvel's Daredevil , Marvel's Luke Cage ...


Will you get the flu shot?

You can also get the flu by touching a surface or object that has the flu virus on it and then touching your mouth, eyes or nose. Both the CDC and the Ameri...


Philippines: Police Reinstatement In "Drug War" Threatens Catastrophic Return To Mass Killing

In January, he ordered the PNP to suspend its anti-drug operations after a Korean businessman was killed allegedly by narcotics police inside the PNP headquarte...


Florida State Seminoles Hire Willie Taggart as Head Coach

Taggart also spent three seasons as head coach at Western Kentucky, taking the Hilltoppers from 2-10 in his first season to back-to-back 7-5 campaigns in 2011 a...


Former Yemen rebel ally Saleh calls for talks with Saudi Arabia

In a televised interview, Salah also called for resuming relations with Saudi Arabia, if the Saudi-led coalition lifts its blockade of Yemeni ports and air faci...


Kelly Clarkson's Los Angeles home robbed

Kelly managed to put the incident behind her as she took home the Powerhouse Award at the star-studded ceremony, accepting it from Kelly Rowland and praising th...


War crime trials have failed to bring reconciliation to the Balkans

Praljak then proceeded to drink from the glass and announced that he had taken poison, according to the BBC . The dramatic incident happened during an appeal...


Gas prices down, but high for time of year

So far in 2017, gas prices have strayed from their typical trends, AAA said. "Lately, we've seen a pattern of smaller seasonal discounts", says Matthew Conde,...


Watford v Manchester United

Ashley Young , who scored Man United's victor on Saturday, spent 12 years at Watford . Marcos Rojo , Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are all back in the...


Graham rues Trump's support for Roy Moore

Moore has been under siege since several women accused him of sexual misconduct when they were just teenagers, one as young as 14. The Post further reported t...


United Nations aid workers return to Yemen after weeks

It was not immediately clear, however, if port operations will return to the pre-blockade level. The White House made a statement that it looks forward to add...


Justin Trudeau calls on men to help end violence against women

This is considered urgent because at least one of every three women aged 15 to 49 in Latin America and the Caribbean have experienced physical or sexual violenc...


Bangor University study reveals different emotional responses to alcohol

Emotions experienced could also be related to when the alcohol is drunk, the levels of alcohol within each beverage type and the different compounds found...


Kenya's supreme court has upheld the reelection of president Uhuru Kenyatta

The opposition coalition NASA insisted the government was illegitimate. "What we are waiting for is Baba's word on the way forward", said Mr George Wafula, re...