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Author: 0 Oil prices fall even as OPEC extends output cut

Brent crude futures were trading at $54.41 per barrel at 0539 GMT, up 45 cents, or 0.8 percent from their last close. West Texas Intermediate for July delivery CLN7, +0.78% on the New York Mercantile Exchange recently traded up 40 cents, or 0.8% higher, at $51.76 a barrel in the Globex electronic session.

Medical Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for the Supreme Court
Author: 0 Trump travel ban blocked; fight headed for the Supreme Court

Separate federal court decisions staying Trump's ban are also under consideration by the California-based Ninth Circuit. The ruling means the Trump administration still can not enforce its travel ban which affects six Muslim-majority countries: Iran, Syria, Yemen, Somalia, Libya and Sudan.

Author: 0 Republican Leads in Montana Election Despite Assault Charge

Other witnesses corroborated Jacobs's version of events - including a crew from Fox News , the most-viewed USA cable news channel and a favorite of conservatives. Earlier on Thursday, House Speaker Paul Ryan called for Gianforte to apologize for the incident, but did not ask him to step aside. There were reports of long lines Thursday at polling places in Browning, but Glacier County Clerk and Recorder Glenda Hall said it was no busier than she expected.

Author: 0 Gianforte, charged with assaulting reporter, wins House seat in Montana special election

Gianforte apologized in his victory speech: "When you make a mistake you have to own up to it. last night I made a mistake, and I took an action that I can not take back". They are all aware of what happened last night between Gianforte and journalist, Ben Jacobs, of the guardian . The race was roiled in the final hours after Gianforte allegedly assaulted Jacobs after the reporter asked him about the Congressional Budget Office's scoring of the GOP health bill, the American Health Care ...

Author: 0 Led coalition airstrikes in eastern Syrian town kill 35

His spokesman Rupert Colville told a Geneva briefing: "There are multiple air forces operating in this part of Syria including the (US-led) coalition, mainly the coalition". Many of its fighters who have retreated from other fronts are massing in Syria's Euphrates basin area. The Britain-based monitor this week reported the highest monthly civilian death toll for the coalition since it began bombing Syria on September 23, 2014.

Medical Research Shows: Sleep Protects You From Heart Disease
Author: 0 Research Shows: Sleep Protects You From Heart Disease

Julio Fernandez-Mendoza. The researchers noted that metabolic risks like high blood pressure and blood sugar were the most strongly associated with greater chances of death in case of less sleep. It found people getting six hours of sleep or less had double the risk of death from heart attack or stroke. There, they measured their sleep duration and how it influences the risk of death according to their cardiovascular history.

Medical Police investigate Brisbane toddler's death
Author: 0 Police investigate Brisbane toddler's death

Sadly, the little girl's injuries were too severe and she could not be saved. Emergency services were called to a Northgate unit block in Brisbane's north on Thursday afternoon, where they found the toddler unconscious. Police have established an investigation centre at Boondall Police Station and launched Operation Papa Belveder to establish the circumstances around her death and the injuries she sustained.

Medical The UK Has Stopped Sharing Manchester Attack Information With The US
Author: 0 The UK Has Stopped Sharing Manchester Attack Information With The US

Investigators were also assessing whether Salman Abedi , the suspected bomber in the attack Monday on a pop concert in Manchester , may have been connected to known militants in the northern English city. Police also confirmed they were searching a property in Moss Side following an arrest on Wednesday. " He stood up and started calling the imam - 'You are talking bollocks, '" Ramadan said.

Author: 0 Manchester searches turn up valuable info in concert bombing

U.S. pop-star Ariana Grande has cancelled many of her European shows after an attack killed 22 people during her Manchester concert. Today , police in Libya arrested his father and younger brother. British media reported that she was with her husband and two children, and that all three others were injured in the bombing. Police are holding eight people in custody in connection with Salman Abedi's barbaric attack at Manchester Arena which killed 22 people .

Medical Germany's trade surplus
Author: 0 Germany's trade surplus "neither good nor evil" - govt spokesman

Trump reportedly made the comments in reference to the trade surplus Germany has with the US, which Reuters says ballooned to 14 billion euros (roughly $15.7 billion) in the first quarter of 2017. In January, he threatened to hit German vehicle imports with a 35 per cent tax. If you want to build cars in the world, then I wish you all the best.

Author: 0 Mosul residents deny findings of United States air strike probe

Local officials and eyewitnesses have said as many as 240 people may have died in the strike. But it has grown riskier for civilians as the battleground shrinks in the highly populated older section of the city. Mosul resident Khalid Zakhi, who survived the attack but whose wife and son were killed, said he was encouraged by the report. The strike on March 17 killed more civilians than any other acknowledged by the United States in the three years that it has been fighting Isis in Iraq.

Author: 0 At Least 24 Killed in Gunmen Attack on Bus Carrying Christians

About 70 have been killed in bomb attacks on churches in the cities of Cairo, Alexandria and Tanta since December. In February, an Islamic State affiliate released a video saying that Egyptian Christians were their "favorite prey". Coptic churches and homes have been set on fire, members of the Coptic minority have been physically attacked, and their property has been looted, rights group Amnesty International reported in March.

Author: 0 A look at latest legal loss for Trump travel ban

Now that the Trump administration has lost in the 4th circuit, the Justice Department could appeal to the Supreme Court . "These clearly are very unsafe times and we need every available tool at our disposal to prevent terrorists from entering the USA and committing acts of bloodshed and violence", said Michael Short, a White House spokesman.

Medical Sextuplets born to couple trying to conceive for 17 years
Author: 0 Sextuplets born to couple trying to conceive for 17 years

But the high-risk birth required a team of 40 people, who practiced drills and resuscitation exercises in advance, according to Susan Lanni , the medical director of labor and delivery at the hospital. "I was excited", said Adeboye Taiwo, the father, according to the press release. "For the first very first time, we were expecting". Ajibola and Adeboye Taiwo are beyond inspiring.

Medical Morgan ton leads England to opening win over South Africa
Author: 0 Morgan ton leads England to opening win over South Africa

Set a target of 340 for a win, South Africa were shot out for 267 in 45 overs. Eoin Morgan wants to play his strongest team in all three games and certainly at the Ageas Bowl tomorrow, where England can clinch a series victory that would strengthen their position as favourites to win the Champions Trophy , which starts next week.

Author: 0 Court: Trump travel ban rooted in intolerance

Joining us now is NPR's Joel Rose. Can you break it down for us? JOEL ROSE, BYLINE: Sure, Ari. The ruling from United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit documented more than eight pages of supporting appellants. President Trump should read the Constitution. However, that removal does not appear to have assuaged concerns about the constitutionality of the order.

Author: 0 Stoltenberg: NATO to become part of US-led coalition against Daesh

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that "deeply troubling" leaks to United States media about the Manchester suicide bombing would be investigated, after irate British police stopped sharing information with USA agencies. Trump, a real estate magnate, called the building "beautiful" and joked that he did not dare ask how much it cost. Spicer said he had not seen the video but assumed the USA president was moving to his designated spot.

Author: 0 Voters Still Trust GOP on Economy as Budget Relies on Big Growth

Government Fiscal Year 2018" onto a pallet at the U.S. Government Publishing Office's (GPO) plant in Washington . Trump's balanced-budget goal depends not only on the growth projections but also a variety of accounting gimmicks, including an nearly $600 billion peace dividend from winding down overseas military operations and "double counting" $2.1 trillion in revenue from economic growth — using it to both pay for tax cuts and bring down the deficit.

Author: 0 Ethiopian Tedros elected as World Health Organisation chief

Tedros, who goes by his first name (pronounced TAY-dros), won the job over Sania Nishtar , a cardiologist from Pakistan, and David Nabarro , a physician and World Health Organization veteran from Britain who led the U.N.'s response to the West Africa Ebola outbreak in 2014.

Author: 0 Manchester bomber's travels may signal an 'ISIS trajectory'

Abedi's father and younger brother were arrested in Tripoli in Libya , where the family originally come from. The anti-terror force that took Hisham Abedi into custody said that the teenager had confessed that both he and his brother were members of the Islamic State group and that Hashim Abedi had been aware of the details of the Manchester attack.

Medical Instagram Direct Now Has Support For Landscape And Web Links
Author: 0 Instagram Direct Now Has Support For Landscape And Web Links

You could send URLs before, but they were not converted into links - you had to manually copy and paste the message. Another significant feature that has been added is the support for website preview links. Facebook-owned Instagram introduced Direct as an effort to bring native messaging support and private photo sharing in 2013. "We'll continue to make improvements to Instagram Direct throughout the year", said the company in a blog post .

Medical The ladies of 'The View' react to Melania's apparent hand slap
Author: 0 The ladies of 'The View' react to Melania's apparent hand slap

Some speculated Donald Trump only reached for his wife's hand after he noticed Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was holding hands with his wife as the two couples walked down the red carpet together. Twitter users and left-leaning media outlets jumped on the footage, arguing that it reflected a crumbling presidential relationship. "Her hand went under his and up and out to say, 'No, you can't lead me like a child'".

Medical Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban
Author: 0 Appeals court deals blow to Trump administration travel ban

USA appeal court's chief judge states revised ban "drips with religious intolerance, animus, and discrimination". "The Department of Justice strongly disagrees with the decision of the divided court, which blocks the President's efforts to strengthen this country's national security".

Medical National Missing Children's Day
Author: 0 National Missing Children's Day

WASHINGTON - Deputy Attorney General Rod J. Rosenstein today honored Tommy "T.J". Through the Child Abduction Rapid Deployment Teams, Innocence Lost National Initiative, Innocent Images National Initiative, annual Operation Cross Country, Office for Victim Assistance, Child Exploitation Task Forces, and numerous community outreach initiatives, the Federal Bureau of Investigation and law enforcement partners are working to keep the most vulnerable among us safe and secure.

Author: 0 Texas Senate revives full bathroom bill with late-night move

Advocates, including Texas Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick , say they are trying to protect children from predatory behaviour. The House and Senate have technical sessions scheduled today. Trump and his fellow Republicans in Congress want to cut tax rates across the board, but a House of Representatives proposal to use the tax code to boost exports and discourage imports has split the business community and some lawmakers.

Medical Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill
Author: 0 Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

He said his chief concern with this bill is that it did not do enough to prevent minors from using the substance, nor did it do enough to address public safety concerns like driving under the influence of marijuana. Given the gravity of this policy change, I would like to see the Commission have at least a year before making final recommendations . Twenty-nine other states have similar laws that allow spirits in the grocery aisles, but the bill gained stiff opposition from social ...

Medical Pa. moves to comply with federal REAL ID law
Author: 0 Pa. moves to comply with federal REAL ID law

Gov. Tom Wolf says he'll sign legislation to repeal a 2012 law that bars the state from participating in the federal REAL ID Act . Congress passed Real ID following the September 11 terrorist attacks, establishing federal security standards for state driver's licenses and ID cards.

Medical Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results
Author: 0 Sears Holdings Corp (SHLD) Announces Quarterly Earnings Results

Sears Holdings Corp earned a media sentiment score of 0.12 on Alpha One's scale. A number of brokerages have recently issued reports on SHLD . Boyle Capital Management L.L.C. The company posted diluted earnings per share (EPS ) of $2.28 on revenues of $4.30 billion. That followed a 20 percent decline this year through Wednesday's close.

Medical United outclass Ajax to win Europa League on emotional night leftright
Author: 0 United outclass Ajax to win Europa League on emotional night leftright

Few among the United faithful will disagree, but only time will tell if Mourinho and his merry men can attain more and bigger success in the seasons to come. Mourinho had played a big gamble in his bid to drag a post-Alex Ferguson United back among Europe's elite, giving up the fight for fourth place in the Premier League that would have also secured Champions League qualifications.

Medical Breast Cancer Risk Increases Even With 1 Drink Per Day
Author: 0 Breast Cancer Risk Increases Even With 1 Drink Per Day

While the study shows alcohol increases the risk of breast cancer, other studies show in moderation it may decrease the risk of heart disease. Pre-menopausal women who were the most physically active, taking part in vigorous activities like running and fast biking, had a 17% lower risk of developing breast cancer compared to the least active women.

Author: 0 I warned of Russian election meddling — Ex-CIA chief

He testified that he spoke with Alexander Bortnikov, the head of Russia's Federal Security Bureau (FSB), in August of a year ago and warned him of the consequences interfering with the US election would have. " I don't know . But I know there was sufficient intelligence.to warrant investigation by the (FBI)". Brennan also said that, if press reports are accurate, Trump may have violated two major protocols governing the sharing of classified information when he spoke with Russian ...

Author: 0 Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

Mr Watts told Reuters that physicians on his staff determined that Davis died from a "caffeine-induced cardiac event causing a probable arrhythmia". And if you start taking one thing and adding onto it, that can start to have some effects". How much caffeine do drinks contain? "Take the time to talk with your children about the dangers of caffeinated drinks", Jill Michels, Palmetto Poison Center director, said.

Medical Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says
Author: 0 Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

Villas, scientific director of the Dravet Syndrome Foundation. A cannabis drug offers new hope to thousands of Britons with untreatable forms of epilepsy, a new study has shown. Cannabidiol doesn't have the same mind-altering effects, although most children in the study receiving the chemical experienced other side effects, like vomiting and fevers.

Author: 0 Rodney Davis statement on CBO's analysis of GOP health care law

The Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare passed by the House earlier this month would lead to 23 million fewer people having health insurance by 2026, according to an analysis from the Congressional Budget Office released late Wednesday afternoon.

Medical The Russia & Trump Investigation Involves A Possible Cover-Up, Congress Hears
Author: 0 The Russia & Trump Investigation Involves A Possible Cover-Up, Congress Hears

Comey will testify publicly before the Senate intelligence committee after Memorial Day, the panel's leaders announced Friday. "Comey served his country with honour for many years, and he deserves an opportunity to tell his story ". The FBI's investigation is focused on whether and to what extent Trump campaign and transition team officials were in contact with Russian officials to interfere in the 2016 election.

Medical Drug counselors overdose at addiction facility
Author: 0 Drug counselors overdose at addiction facility

The bags were stamped with a Superman logo and a danger skull and crossbones logo, authorities said. The DA's office said that preliminary toxicology results of the counselors were positive for heroin and fentanyl. Authorities have recently warned of fentanyl, a substance much more potent - and lethal - than heroin. "They appear to be heroin laced with fentanyl and are likely to kill anybody who uses them".

Medical Budget office set to release report on House GOP health bill
Author: 0 Budget office set to release report on House GOP health bill

The exchanges are where people without employer health insurance can buy coverage. It estimates average premiums for insurance purchased by individuals would be slightly lower because people would purchase policies that don't cover major medical risks or policies that are not counted as insurance in the CBO's estimate.

Author: 0 Senate Republicans quietly working on health overhaul bill

Republican leadership has faced criticism for the manner in which the legislation is being crafted. The bill still contains nearly $1 trillion in tax cuts, mainly for the wealthy. But he worries that Trump would finance those increases by cutting critical programs like the National Institutes of Health. The analysis also said Medicaid enrollment would decline.

Medical Trading Notes on GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC): Active Stock Recap
Author: 0 Trading Notes on GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC): Active Stock Recap

Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. The number of shares traded in the last trading session was 12.61 Million. GlycoMimetics (NASDAQ:GLYC) last released its earnings results on Monday, May 8th. Trust Of Vermont reported 110 shares. Manufacturers Life Ins The holds 159 shares.

Medical GOP candidate in Montana congressional election 'body slams' Guardian reporter
Author: 0 GOP candidate in Montana congressional election 'body slams' Guardian reporter

But Gianforte's campaign said Jacobs acted aggressively toward the candidate, shoved a recorder into his face, grabbed him by the wrist and pulled them both to the ground. Gianforte is a candidate in the hotly-contested special election for the Montana House seat vacated by Ryan Zinke , who was tapped by President Donald Trump to head the Department of the Interior.

Author: 0 Libya arrests brother, father of Manchester bombing suspect

Scores more people were hurt, some critically. Police on Tuesday staged an armed raid on a Manchester address believed to be where Abedi lived, carrying out a controlled explosion to gain entry. Joseph Carozza, a representative from Grande's USA record label, said the singer is OK and they are investigating what happened. The trip raises questions about what he was doing there, whom he met with and whether he received training or support.

Medical South Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon warns high chance of clashes with North

KCNA, the state-run news agency reported that Kim Jong Un expressed "great satisfaction" with the result of the test and suggested the missile should be "rapidly mass produced in a serial way to arm" the country's military. All 15 council members, including the North's closest ally China, approved the statement ahead of emergency closed consultations Tuesday where France's U.N.