Arrr me matey! Johnny Depp visits BC Children's Hospital

The video shows Depp, 54, greeting, embracing and play-fighting with an array of children at the hospital. I have no sword. "Captain Jack's" ship arrived under a veil of secrecy and was met at the entrance by patients who gave the pirate the lay of... More..

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SC orders NIA probe into Kerala girl's conversion, marriage
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

SC orders NIA probe into Kerala girl's conversion, marriage

The woman is in her father's custody after the Kerala High Court annulled the marriage on May 24, 2017. The Kerala High Court had nullified the marriage of the converted girl with Jahan. Senior advocate Indi...More..

Being 'fat but fit' still carries health risks
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Being 'fat but fit' still carries health risks

Head researcher, Camille Lassale, of University College London , concluded that "there is no such thing as being healthy obese". Myth-buster? A new study finds that people who are considered "fat, but fit"...More..

Uber exec apologizes to LTFRB, vows cooperation
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Uber exec apologizes to LTFRB, vows cooperation

Uber is already facing regulatory scrutiny in several Asian markets, including in South Korea and Japan. Any Uber-registered cars that defies the suspension order will be fined and impounded, lawyer Aileen Li...More..

Former Manchester United defender Wes Brown joins ISL club Kerala Blasters
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Former Manchester United defender Wes Brown joins ISL club Kerala Blasters

Having been keeping himself busy by playing in various charity matches, the opportunity to return playing has arisen with Blasters, where the 36-year old will not only reunited with Wes Brown , but will again ...More..

Japanese fungus spreading in United Kingdom hospitals
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Japanese fungus spreading in United Kingdom hospitals

While healthy people can fight off the pathogen, those with weak immune systems can contract fatal bloodstream infections. Some strains of the fungus are resistant to all three classes of antifungal medications...More..

Case of West Nile virus confirmed in Rock Hill
by | Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Case of West Nile virus confirmed in Rock Hill

The most serious cases of West Nile can be deadly. It is a man in his 50s from Glen Ellyn, according to the DuPage County Health Department. The mosquitoes that tested positive for the virus were found in two...More..

Taylor Swift Releases Powerful Statement Following Groping Trial Victory
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Taylor Swift Releases Powerful Statement Following Groping Trial Victory

The ex-Denver radio DJ in Taylor Swift's groping trial insisted Tuesday he could "pass a polygraph" to prove he never touched the " Bad Blood " singer. Mueller's attorney, Gabriel McFarland, claimed the photo...More..

106-year-old fruit cake 'almost edible'
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

106-year-old fruit cake 'almost edible'

As per the report by The New York Times a spokeswoman for the trust was quoted as saying that the cake was in "excellent condition" and it looked and smelled "almost edible". The program manager for artifacts a...More..

Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Trump condemns KKK, neo-Nazis as 'thugs'

Bernie Sanders claimed Monday that President Trump bears " some responsibility" for the violence in Charlottesville this weekend. "We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred,...More..

Tiger Woods had traces of weed in system during DUI arrest
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tiger Woods had traces of weed in system during DUI arrest

Also present were the powerful painkiller hydromorphone; anxiety drug alprazolam (also known as Xanax); sleep drug zolpidem (also known as Ambien) and THC, which is a chemical component of marijuana. "I am s...More..

Jeremie Boga's Chelsea debut cut short after Gary Cahill saw early red
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Jeremie Boga's Chelsea debut cut short after Gary Cahill saw early red

Stephen Ward signs contract extension at Turf Moor. Cahill was sent off for a high tackle leaving Chelsea down to ten men against Burnley on the opening weekend of the Premier League season. "There was a...More..

PM Narendra Modi to address nation
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

PM Narendra Modi to address nation

August 15 holiday is observed throughout the day with flag hoisting and cultural events. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hoist the national flag and address the nation commencing the Independence Day celebr...More..

Scientists reveal how goldfish make alcohol to survive without oxygen
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Scientists reveal how goldfish make alcohol to survive without oxygen

The world's most ubiquitous aquarium residents, along with their cousin the crucian carp (Carassius carassius), have evolved the ability to survive harsh winters in oxygen-free waters by converting lactic acid ...More..

West Nile Virus Activity on the Uptick in Elk Grove
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

West Nile Virus Activity on the Uptick in Elk Grove

William Meredith, Mosquito Control Section administrator. Fortunately, the viruses haven't reached to humans or horses. There have been four human cases of the virus reported from Kings, Kern, San Bernard...More..

Half-million affected by cholera in Yemen — WHO report
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Half-million affected by cholera in Yemen — WHO report

On Monday, WHO warned that cholera had spread rapidly because of Yemen's deteriorating hygiene and sanitation conditions, with millions of people cut off from clean water across the country. The Geneva-base...More..

Plague found in fleas in Arizona
by | Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Plague found in fleas in Arizona

The Black Death is alive and well in the American Southwest. Separately, officials in nearby Coconino County also warned of fleas carrying plague in that area. This isn't an isolated incident. The first c...More..

CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

CNN's Acosta Blasts Trump Over Charlottesville

Then, when CNN reporter Jim Acosta asked Trump about holding a press conference on the issue, he returned to his childish taunt of the news network, saying, "You're fake news". "They have been condemned ". "...More..

For Virgin Islands, viewing solar eclipse will require protection
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

For Virgin Islands, viewing solar eclipse will require protection

That doesn't often happen over such a well-populated area of land. Rossen visited ICS Laboratories in Brunswick, Ohio, one of the only labs in America accredited to test eclipse glasses for safety, to test ...More..

Ex-boyfriend of Hollyoaks actress to be sentenced for assualting her
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Ex-boyfriend of Hollyoaks actress to be sentenced for assualting her

She explained: "He was found guilty , for a reason". The incident took place on March 10, and involved Jeremy throwing Stephanie "around like a rag doll". He could have killed him", Miss Davis added. Steph...More..

Sean Maguire handed first Republic of Ireland call-up
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Sean Maguire handed first Republic of Ireland call-up

The player subsequently impressed the worldwide manager against Dundalk in early June when his three goals all but extinguished any chance that Stephen Kenny's side might retain their title and O'Neill, when as...More..

Ward signs new Burnley deal
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Ward signs new Burnley deal

It's just great to be part of a club like this at the minute and hopefully we can have another successful season", Ward told Burnley's official website . They beat last year's champions Chelsea 3-2. Ward...More..

CHAN: Nigeria must not underestimate Benin, says Lawal
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

CHAN: Nigeria must not underestimate Benin, says Lawal

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) Amaju Pinnick was in Cotonou to watch the game live alongside Shehu Dikko and other board members. "I don't know what happened", Pinnick said after the g...More..

Charlottesville mayor: There's a 'direct line' between Trump and white supremacist violence
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Charlottesville mayor: There's a 'direct line' between Trump and white supremacist violence

Mary Edly-Allen was part of the Indivisible Lake County group that gathered in Libertyville and took the train to the city to join Sunday's rally at Millennium Park. Andrew Cuomo, the Governor of NY, today ...More..

Bryce Harper does not have ligament or tendon damage
by | Monday, August 14, 2017

Bryce Harper does not have ligament or tendon damage

General manager Mike Rizzo said Harper has a "significant" bone bruise in his left knee but avoided the kind of ligament or tendon damage that would have put a pin in the team's World Series aspirations. Harp...More..