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What Can Prevent Alzheimer’s? Here’s What the Evidence Shows
What Can Prevent Alzheimer’s? Here’s What the Evidence ShowsThere’s no strong evidence that anything prevents Alzheimer’s disease, but a few common-sense practices may help delay memory loss, a panel of experts said Thursday. They include controlling high blood pressure, regular exercise and specific memory ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:28:00 GMT
Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'
Trump says Comey-Mueller friendship 'bothersome'President Trump on Friday called the investigation into allegations of Russia collusion and claims he obstructed justice “ridiculous” while saying special counsel Robert Mueller’s friendship with fired FBI Director James Comey “is very bothersome ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:42:00 GMT
African American students thrive with high graduation rates at UC Riverside
African American students thrive with high graduation rates at UC RiversideThe graduates wore traditional caps and gowns, but they didn't sit quietly awaiting their diplomas or form a solemn processional to the strains of “Pomp and Circumstance.” They strutted, showcasing dance moves to a rap beat. They cheered Nigerian and ...read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:58:00 GMT
Cindy leaves tornado in its wake; injuries, damage in Alabama
Cindy leaves tornado in its wake; injuries, damage in AlabamaJune 23 (UPI) --The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy spun off a tornado in central Alabama, injuring at least four people and damaging a number of buildings and trees, emergency officials said. Air traffic controllers at Birmingham Shuttlesworth ...read more
Source: United Press International
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 03:39:00 GMT
North Korea Says Otto Warmbier’s Death Is a ‘Mystery to Us as Well’
North Korea Says Otto Warmbier’s Death Is a ‘Mystery to Us as Well’North Korea claimed Friday that it doesn't know why American college student Otto Warmbier's health was so poor that after months of imprisonment he ended up dying — and said it even revived him after his "heart was nearly stopped." "The fact that ...read more
Source: NBC News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:33:00 GMT
Missing Navy sailor found in ship's engine room reportedly faces court-martial
Missing Navy sailor found in ship's engine room reportedly faces court-martialThe missing Navy sailor who prompted a massive sea search off Japan and was found in his ship’s engine room was reportedly moved to a brig this week in San Diego before possible court-martial charges, The Navy Times reported. Gas Turbine Systems ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:37:00 GMT
Where to look for the next bitcoin-like rally — if the sun shines right
Where to look for the next bitcoin-like rally — if the sun shines rightThe battering the markets have taken from oil isn’t doing much for its popularity — or that of any commodity. But there’s an out-of-this world reason why it’s worth taking another look. Crude is down 4.5% for the week, failing miserably to climb ...read more
Source: Market Watch
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:30:00 GMT
Johnny Depp: 'When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?'
Johnny Depp: 'When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?'Last month, it was comedian Kathy Griffin's infamous beheaded Donald Trump photo that pit the president's supporters against Hollywood. Now it appears that another Tinseltown figure, actor Johnny Depp, has entered the fray, making controversial comments ...read more
Source: ABC News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:58:00 GMT
Arab countries give Qatar list of demands to end sanctions
Arab countries give Qatar list of demands to end sanctionsJune 23 (UPI) --Qatar received a 13-point list of demands from neighboring Arab nations who cut diplomatic and economic ties earlier this month. The oil-rich monarchy's relations with Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates were ...read more
Source: United Press International
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:51:00 GMT
Why Can’t They Build More Homes Where the Jobs Are?
Why Can’t They Build More Homes Where the Jobs Are?In a logical world, builders would rush to put up homes in the U.S. regions adding jobs at the fastest pace. In reality, it's not so simple. San Francisco's metropolitan area added 373,000 net new jobs in the last five years—but issued permits for ...read more
Source: Bloomberg
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:59:00 GMT
Death on the border: Arizona used rancher's killing to justify harsh immigration laws, but the truth of the case is unclear
Death on the border: Arizona used rancher's killing to justify harsh immigration laws, but the truth of the case is unclearWhen Sue Krentz was growing up in southern Arizona, about 30 miles from the Mexican border, migrants would wander into the front yard of her parents’ modest ranch house and ask to sweep the steps or mow the lawn. Nobody asked about their immigration status.read more
Source: Los Angeles Times
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:24:00 GMT
Madoff Clients Fighting for Fortunes Get Help - From the Con Man
Madoff Clients Fighting for Fortunes Get Help - From the Con ManWill the word of a Wall Street’s biggest liar be persuasive? Madoff said in 3-day deposition he regrets not standing trial Dozens of Bernard Madoff’s early investors are getting help from an unlikely source in a fight to keep their profits: the con ...read more
Source: Bloomberg
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 02:00:00 GMT
Man on stolen dirt bike killed after owner chases him down in van, police say
Man on stolen dirt bike killed after owner chases him down in van, police sayTwo men driving a stolen dirt bike on Long Island got into a serious accident that killed one of them when they were cut off by a minivan — apparently driven by the bike’s owner, police sources said. The crash happened on Montauk Highway near Doane ...read more
Source: FOX News
Published on Fri, 23 Jun 2017 04:53:00 GMT
In North Carolina, Women Can't Withdraw Consent After Sex Begins
In North Carolina, Women Can't Withdraw Consent After Sex Begins“North Carolina is the only state in the U.S. where no doesn’t mean no,” says a state senator who's trying to change that. North Carolina is the only state in which a woman can’t withdraw consent after sexual intercourse has already begun.read more
Source: The Huffington Post
Published on Thu, 22 Jun 2017 21:40:00 GMT