Health Care

Mother Sues 17-Year-Old Child Over Consent for Gender Transformation

Louis County School District, Principal of the Cherry School, and her minor son . The lawsuit includes a copy of a letter of emancipation the teen obtained f...


Past depression tied to worse breast cancer survival odds

A quarter of black African women with breast cancer have their disease detected when it is at stage three or stage four while, 22% of black Caribbean women are ...


Rob Gronkowsi Reportedly Punctures Lung, Will Miss Time

Following Sunday's 31-24 loss to the Seahawks, Gronkowski relayed that he had the wind knocked out of him. Next up for the Patriots is a game next Sunday agains...


Arkansas governor: Won't try to block medical pot plan

There will be "a five member Medical Marijuana Commission, which will regulate the licensing of dispensaries", before the end of December. The measure, known ...


Syrian Kurds push ahead in their offensive toward Raqqa

The Mosul offensive has advanced faster than expected but the battle for Raqqa is far more complicated. It would mean the extremist group would have no full c...


"Doctor Strange" spins magic at re-energized box office

An early recurring visual of unusual trying to conjure magic energy before it snuffs itself out is a great unintended metaphor for the way the movie keeps tryin...


Clocks go back this weekend

As a result, most new smoke detectors , like the Nest Protect , already have ten-year batteries. The NFPA reports that working smoke alarms reduce by ha...


Refugee children 'sleeping rough' after Calais demolition

Large portions of a makeshift migrant camp in Calais known as "the jungle", are going up in flames as French authorities move to shut down the camp . As plum...


Sheldon Richardson admits he's the 'odd man out' on Jets' D-line

Those speculations were re-sparked this morning when ESPN.com's Todd Archer reported that the Jets called the Dallas Cowboys about possibly piecing a deal t...


Concerns Diverting Active Stocks Direction: Alcoa Inc. (NYSE:AA)

Before Earnings Announcement on 07/11/2016, the firm had its stock price of $10.11. Bank of America Corp. reaffirmed a "buy" rating and issued a $11.00 price ta...


Libertarian VP nominee: James Comey's letter to Congress was 'disgraceful'

On Tuesday night, Libertarian vice presidential nominee William Weld went on The Rachel Maddow Show to discuss the state of the presidential election. Accor...


Rex Ryan admits he was stupid on last-minute challenge

Road games at Seattle - next Monday night no less - Cincinnati, Oakland, and the rival Jets all remain. Bills TE Charles Clay went to the locker room before h...


Businesses told to prepare for new 12-sided pound coin

So, what can we expect? Next year the £1 coin will be getting a facelift. Businesses have been urged to get ready for the introduction of the new 12-sided...


1st human West Nile virus case reported in Lubbock

Humans with WNV and other mosquito-borne diseases often have symptoms of high fever, severe headache, nausea, stiff neck, confusion, muscle weakness, paralysis,...


Ex-top diplomat: Duterte's China shift a 'national tragedy'

It's the only way". Duterte and his entourage will then meet leaders from companies including Toyota Motor Corp and Mitsubishi Motors to seek further investment...


Dog Owner Dresses Up As Dog's Favorite Toy, Dog Goes Crazy

That's what happened to one lucky pup recently, when its owner dressed up as its favorite Gumby toy for Halloween. The two then fall to the ground, where th...


Jury awards more than $70M to woman in baby powder lawsuit

The 63-year old from California was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2012. A unit of the company was ordered to pay $65 million (€59.5 million) in punitive da...


Anonymous $4M donation for breast cancer services in East Bay

But no matter how proactive some men and women are, breast cancer will still strike in more than 300,000 new patients each year, according to the American Canc...


Most Asian Emerging Currencies Decline as China's Yuan Weakens

SHANGHAI There is no basis for continuous depreciation of China's yuan currency, and the exchange rate will remain broadly stable, the deputy governor of China'...


Youths now required only two shots for HPV

The panel is sticking to three doses for anyone who doesn't get their first shot until they turn 15. CT does not break down data by race. Teens can now take l...


Kickers miss short field goals, Seahawks, Cards tie 6

This was anything but a pretty game. "I don't think I've ever been in a tie game before". He failed. Chandler Catanzaro was 24 yards away from a game winning fi...


Frights and frolics as Tyler Perry's Madea returns for Halloween

In the movie, Madea spends a insane Halloween fending off killers, paranormal poltergeists, ghosts, zombies and those goblins Perry doesn't like - all whi...


Janet Jackson hit soars on Spotify after 'nasty' debate

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. And Michelle Wolf tweeted , " Nasty woman is probably the coolest thing Hillary has ever been call...


STD's Continue to Rise in the United States

Chlamydia and gonorrhea can be asymptomatic, especially for women, so the CDC stresses the importance of getting tested - which may be more hard than ever. Wh...


AIDS activists, bankers focus of Clinton emails

Also among the documents are transcripts of Clinton speeches and question-and-answer sessions that Goldman Sachs hosted in 2013, appearances for which she recei...


Unemployment in New Jersey remains at 5.3 percent

That makes it the highest employment rate since records began in 1971, according to the Office for National Statistics. The rate last month was the lowest sin...


Walker says support for Trump hasn't changed

Day, who backed Ted Cruz in the primary, had her seat vacated Monday under the order of state GOP Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, The News reports, adding tha...


TV Audience Falls Sharply For Second Trump-Clinton Debate

In a four-way race involving third-party candidates, Clinton leads Trump by 11 percentage points - 46 percent to 35 percent, up from Clinton's 6-percentage-poin...


Is Gun Target T-Shirt Meant as a Threat Against Colin Kaepernick?

The quarterback showed up to the stadium and attended a postgame press conference in a Muhammad Ali t-shirt. "I think he kept a lot of plays alive", Kelly sai...


Breast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities Persist

Treatment has improved so much over the years that detecting cancer early has become less important. "Women should consider annual mammograms from age 40, then ...


Indians lead Blue Jays 2-1 in eighth inning

Usually, this would be a pretty unusual thing to say about a team's best bullpen arm, but as soon as the Indians acquired Miller at the trade deadline, manager ...


Kansas picked to win Big 12, Oklahoma 6th, Oklahoma St. 7th

The Wildcats may not have the most potent offense in the conference, but there's no question Kansas State has the best defense in the Big 12. He ran for 214 y...


Florida IDs new Miami neighbourhood as Zika zone

In a statement on his official website, Scott said health officials had identified five people - two women and three men - as carriers of the virus. In Singap...


Publix is second company to recall cookie dough ice cream

Austin said no illnesses have been linked to the company's products and none of the cookie dough it is recalling this week tested positive for listeria . The i...


Corn edges lower as market prepares for USDA forecast

The figure was roughly in line with analyst expectations, but could rise in next month's report. Hog weights as of October 1, came in at 281 pounds, up from 2...


Cleveland Browns cut QB Charlie Whitehurst, sign Kevin Hogan

Luckily for them, according to NFL.com , Kessler will be able to start next week's game against the Tennessee Titans. "I have to get through practice first a...


Sprint gives free products to a million low income students

Sprint Corp. said it plans to give one million low-income high-school students free devices and free data connections over the next five years. "Since 70 per...


Election in Georgia to test stability amid slump

The UNM, which brought Georgia global recognition for its reforms under its flamboyant leader and former President Mikheil Saakashvili , was voted out in 2012 ...


Proud to wear pink

The seventh annual Pink Tie Party to support breast cancer patients in the Brainerd lakes area will be from 6-9 p.m. October 13 at The Woods Event Center (forme...


Indiana State Police's voter fraud probe spans 9 counties

A voter fraud investigation in IN has expanded to include nine counties, the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette reported Wednesday. The deadline for voter registratio...