How lawmakers get health care

The AHCA has set aside $123 billion for states that choose to establish a risk-sharing program, with an additional $15 billion that can go toward maternity coverage, newborn care , mental health and substance abuse. Even the conservative American M... More..

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Parole board declines to spare life of death row inmate
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Parole board declines to spare life of death row inmate

J W Ledford Jr has been taking a drug for nerve pain which his lawyers say may change his brain chemistry and expose him to "unconstitutional pain". "Mr. Only three states allow for firing squad as an alterna...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

World braces for more cyberattacks as work week begins

Exploits in the hands of governments have repeatedly leaked into the public domain and caused widespread damage, wrote Smith, who compared the leaks of Central Intelligence Agency and NSA vulnerabilities to t...More..

10-year-old boy overdoses on marijuana-infused sour gummy candy
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

10-year-old boy overdoses on marijuana-infused sour gummy candy

Officials say the candy will be used as evidence for proper testing, and weighing pending additional possession charges. After consuming the candy, Ramapo Detective Lieutenant Mark Emma said the boy felt "w...More..

Cyber attack 'wake-up call for governments — Microsoft chief
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyber attack 'wake-up call for governments — Microsoft chief

The biggest cyberattack the world has ever seen is still claiming victims and threatens to create even more havoc on Monday when people return to work. Users of the old Windows XP system can find the ransom...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware attack should be wake-up call for govts

A global ransomware attack struck hospitals, companies and government offices Friday and now cyber security experts fear more businesses may find they have been hacked come Monday. The national railway system...More..

Rhode Island gas prices down 2 cents this week
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Rhode Island gas prices down 2 cents this week

Oklahoma City's average gas price per gallon is $2.05, down 15 cents since April. San Bernardino, CA, May 15- Average retail gasoline prices in San Bernardino have risen 0.5 cents per gallon in the past week,...More..

Martin O'Neill announces 37-man Ireland squad for Austria clash, friendlies
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Martin O'Neill announces 37-man Ireland squad for Austria clash, friendlies

Sean Maguire now has 11 League goals so far in the League of Ireland and is getting talked about consistently about a move across the pond to a Championship side / Scottish Premiership. "I wanted the game in Am...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

USA accuses Syria of mass executions and burning the bodies

The department released newly declassified photographs depicting what it says is a building in the prison complex that has been adapted to support the crematorium. The official said 400,000 people, mostly civil...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry Ransomware: Microsoft Calls Out NSA For 'Stockpiling' Vulnerabilities

On affected computers, the WannaCry software encrypts files and displays a ransom message demanding $300 in bitcoin. Responding to the incident, the company's president and chief legal officer, Brad Smith, cr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Researchers may link North Korea to ransomware

The security company Kaspersky Lab says portions of the " WannaCry " ransomware use the same code as malware previously distributed by Lazarus, a group behind the 2014 Sony hack blamed on North Korea. Preside...More..

Disabled voter confronts UK Prime Minister Theresa May about benefit cuts
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Disabled voter confronts UK Prime Minister Theresa May about benefit cuts

I want my DLA [Disability Living Allowance] to come back, not have PIPs [Personal Independence Payments] and get nothing - I can't live on £100 [US$130] a month, they took it all away from me, " Cathy said. Bec...More..

Police officer accidentally overdoses during drug bust
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Police officer accidentally overdoses during drug bust

While they waited, someone pointed out the white powder on Green's uniform and he brushed it off with his hand. "Luckily one of the officers...grabbed him as he collapsed", Lane told Fox News. Dealers across ...More..

WannaCry ransomware infects a quarter million computers in 150 countries
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry ransomware infects a quarter million computers in 150 countries

A screenshot of the warning screen from a purported ransomware attack, as captured by a computer user in Taiwan, is seen on laptop in Beijing on Saturday . Doctors' practices and pharmacies reported similar pr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Monday blues: Damage may escalate; new ransomware attack possible, says Europol

We may see many more reports about WannaCry infections starting today, as organizations around the world see how their networks have been impacted over the weekend. Brad Smith criticized US intelligence agenc...More..

Florida governor: Tourists still coming in record numbers
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Florida governor: Tourists still coming in record numbers

Visit Florida predicted the budget cut will negatively impact its ability to market the state as a tourism destination and in so doing put the industry and the jobs it creates at risk. Scott hinted he may veto ...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Security expert provides tips following global ransomware attack

Cyber security experts, who have been on watch for months for an "Eternal Blue"-based attack, said on Saturday that they expect the computer code to be used in types of cyber attacks beyond extortion campaigns,...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

World Health Organization confirms second Ebola case in Congo outbreak

Six people remain hospitalised with the unsafe virus, which can cause hemorrhagic fever. More than 11,000 people died of Ebola between 2013 and 2016, a lot of them in Guinea, Sierra Leona and Liberia. The l...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

The Shadow League's Mother's Day Playlist

Eddis added, "It just means reflecting on my mother , what she taught me, and how I need to raise my children". For me, I 'm going to tell my mom - who's attractive, intuitive and good - I love her. I grew...More..

Superior sniffers: can we smell wine better than dogs?
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Superior sniffers: can we smell wine better than dogs?

The faulty persistent claim is thanks to Paul Broca , a 19th century brain surgeon and anthropologist as the culprit for the falsehood that humans have an impoverished olfactory system. We're discovering, to o...More..

Formula One Spanish Grand Prix starting grid
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Formula One Spanish Grand Prix starting grid

Although the Brit started from pole, it wasn't an easy victory. But after labelling the German's tactics "dangerous", Hamilton got his own back just a matter of laps later when he charged past Vettel on the...More..

WHO Confirms Second Ebola Case in Congo Outbreak
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

WHO Confirms Second Ebola Case in Congo Outbreak

One case has been confirmed. More than 11,000 people died in the Ebola outbreak in West Africa in 2014-2015, mainly in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. An Ebola epidemic has been declared in the Democrat...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Houthi rebels declare state of emergency over cholera outbreak

Dominik Stillhart, ICRC Director of Operations, speaks at a press conference in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on May 14, 2017. The cholera outbreak in Yemen was first announced by Yemen's Ministry of Publi...More..

by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Trump lawyers push back against Russia ties in letter

USA Today reported soon after that Donald Trump Jr. On Tuesday, White House press secretary Sean Spicer told reporters that Trump had "charged a leading law firm" to send a letter to Graham showing that "h...More..

Global cyber attack may not be finished yet
by | Monday, May 15, 2017

Global cyber attack may not be finished yet

Monday was expected to be a busy day, especially in Asia which may not have seen the worst of the impact yet, as companies and organizations turned on their computers. Microsoft issued a security patch for th...More..