Friday August 18-th, 2017

Mario Kart 8 Deluxe Has a Strange Controller Restriction

Use the Target store locator and Walmart store locator to find out which place near you will let you get your copy of Mario Kart 8 Deluxe on at 12:01 a.m. The announcement comes in tandem with the release day of " Mario Kart 8 Deluxe " in...

Could diet soda and artificial sweeteners cause dementia and strokes? Could diet soda and artificial sweeteners cause dementia and strokes?

The study however only found an association between the two, and did not determine a cause-and-effect relationship between drinking artificially sweetened drinks and increased chances of stroke and dementia. The authors caution that, while their ...

Oilers prove they are more than McDavid in playoff win

Jones has played well, but the Oilers are going to continue to overwhelm him with scoring opportunities. Oilers coach Todd McLellan has spoken frequently this season about Draisaitl's desire to be more than just McDavid's wing man. Fast forward e...

Cavaliers sweep Pacers, Rockets put Thunder on the brink

Thursday was a must-win game for the Indiana Pacers , as it was trailing 2-0 in the best-of-seven series against the Cleveland Cavaliers . They did it behind four-time league MVP, three-time National Basketball Association champion and seven-time F...

Xi urges restraint on North Korea in phone call with Trump

BEIJING/SEOUL Chinese President Xi Jinping called for all sides to exercise restraint on Monday in a telephone call about North Korea with U.S. President Donald Trump, as Japan conducted exercises with a U.S. Pence said Pyongyang's ballistic mi...

Wisconsin dairy farms face closure due to Canadian policies Wisconsin dairy farms face closure due to Canadian policies

We need solutions for the dairy farmers that have lost their milk processor due to trade barriers they can't control. Trump spoke out against Canada on Tuesday in a way he's not done before, saying Canada has been " very, very unfair " to dairy far...

Cows to have Unique Identification Number, SC told Cows to have Unique Identification Number, SC told

In the report , the government also talked about the issue of cow protection and cattle smuggling to Bangladesh. "Already mass tagging of cattle for insurance goal is being done by livestock development boards and animals husbandry department of sta...

Study links diet soda to stroke and dementia risks

Pase and his colleagues looked at the data for 2,888 adults older than 45, and 1,484 adults older than 60 who participated in the Framingham Heart Study , a project of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and Boston University . Participan...

Canadian PM responds to Trump's criticism of dairy industry

The US and Italy had some USD62 billion in trade past year, with the US trade deficit with Italy standing at USD28 billion. He will make a stop at the summit of leaders of the Group of Seven, which will be held in Sicily. Gentiloni said that despite ...

DOJ asks sanctuary cities to prove cooperation with immigration law DOJ asks sanctuary cities to prove cooperation with immigration law

New York City's mayor and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions are battling over a Department of Justice statement accusing the city of being "soft on crime". "New York City continues to see gang murder after gang murder, the predictable effect of t...

Temecula Valley Hospital earns 'A' grade for patient safety Temecula Valley Hospital earns 'A' grade for patient safety

By comparison, while Monterey County's medical center, Natividad, received an A , Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, run by Santa Clara County, got a D this spring, as well as both spring and fall previous year, dropping down from C's in...

VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times VA tests partnership with CVS to reduce veterans' wait times

Almost 120,000 veterans who are enrolled at the Phoenix VA can now used the minute clinic at CVS Pharmacies. It allows ailing veterans at the Phoenix VA to go to one of 24 "MinuteClinics" operated by CVS for treatment of minor illnesses and injurie...

Relay for Life: Walking with a goal Relay for Life: Walking with a goal

The school's basketball team was using the night to honor guard Jason Kenny's mother, Shari, who was diagnosed with breast cancer on September 8, 2016. A special evening activity, the Luminaria ceremony, also takes place and serves as a meaningful op...

Details of Indiana roads funding agreement dribble out Details of Indiana roads funding agreement dribble out

In addition, the state's sales tax on gasoline is expected to be shifted from the general fund into roads. "We believe we have met our mutual goals of long term, comprehensive road funding", he said. House Enrolled Act 1005, which passed the Republ...

Gary and Lisa Try Starbucks' New Unicorn Frappuccino Gary and Lisa Try Starbucks' New Unicorn Frappuccino

On Starbucks' website , some of the actual ingredients listed include ice, milk, Crème Frappuccino syrup, Mango Syrup, "Blue Drizzle", pink powder and sour blue powder. Collier started whipping up the Unicorn Frappuccinos to give to tiny tots when...

Sweet drinks linked to dementia

This was an observational study, based on participants self-reporting their drinking habits, so the researchers warn that they can not infer causation, and that further research and clinical trials are needed to confirm their findings. "These studies...

WestJet to launch a new no-frills carrier

The airline said it is still waiting for regulatory approval, but will roll out the service with 10 Boeing 737-800 planes. Co-founder and chairman Clive Beddoe said the so-called ultra-low-cost carrier will broaden the company's growth opportun...

$13 a pack? NYC mayor wants highest cigarette prices in US

The bill to cap the number of e-cigarette dealers in the city "is a major step to limit the use of e-cigarettes, which are unsafe nicotine delivery systems that can lead to nicotine and potentially drug addiction", said Council Member Cabrera.

Minnesota police department wins Twitter again with hilarious 4/20 tweet Minnesota police department wins Twitter again with hilarious 4/20 tweet

A picture sent over Twitter shows a Wyoming, Minnesota Police Department squad auto and police officer standing nearby with a net, ready to pounce. " #Happy420 ", the department tweeted. The WPD followed up on the tweet by noting, "All jokes aside, s...

Malia Obama stalker detained Malia Obama stalker detained

On 10 April, Cardoso reportedly climbed to the fourth floor of Malia's work building and hung a proposal banner, sources said, before being removed by secret service agents, the New York Daily News reports. Agents interviewed Cardoso in his Brookly...

Depression: We're all at risk, World Health Organization warns Depression: We're all at risk, World Health Organization warns

The theme of 2017 World Health Day campaign is depression . It causes mental anguish and impacts on people's ability to carry out even the simplest everyday tasks, with sometimes devastating consequences for relationships with family and friends.

House, Senate leadership 'disappointed' in governor's veto House, Senate leadership 'disappointed' in governor's veto

Justice said Thursday that Republican lawmakers have been asking about his expected veto, which would let them avoid blame for any tax increases. "We don't have a nothing burger today, and we don't have a mayonnaise sandwich", Justice said.

Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu Bayern faces tough task to beat Real Madrid at Bernabeu

All five previous teams winning 2-1 away from home in the first leg of their Champions League knockout tie have progressed to the next round. This is the 24th European Cup/ Champions League fixture between Bayern Munich and Real Madrid - the 1...

Painkiller prescribed for Prince in another name

Deputies attempted CPR but efforts to revive him were unsuccessful. Other information included in the documents indicates that cops learned from Prince's associates that he never used a mobile phone and preferred to communicate via email.

US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary US Steel leaks chemical into Lake Michigan tributary

The EPA so far sees no sign that the compound actually has reached Lake Michigan, but the National Park Service has closed two local beachfront areas. Three beaches in the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, as well as one in Ogden Dunes and an int...

Jose Mourinho was right to slate us, admits Zlatan Ibrahimovic Jose Mourinho was right to slate us, admits Zlatan Ibrahimovic

A lot will also depend on what formation he chooses to play in such an inportant game away from home. But we are still grinding, we are still pushing because we have this Europa League and the end of the Premier League. He said: "I think they are ove...

Travel continues to trouble Hull, admits boss Marco Silva after Stoke defeat Travel continues to trouble Hull, admits boss Marco Silva after Stoke defeat

HULL CITY'S desperate away form continued on an afternoon when respite did, at least, come via relegation rivals Swansea City also losing. Silva will assess the fitness of key defender Harry Maguire, who remains doubtful due to a knee injury which ...

Vettel holds off late Hamilton charge to win Bahrain GP

Lewis Hamilton's new Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas on track in Bahrain. The Ferrari driver took his second win of the season after jumping Lewis Hamilton for second at the first corner, and getting ahead of Valtteri Bottas for the lead by...

US, Mexico, Canada launch joint football World Cup bid

From the perspective of the CONCACAF it does good as there is also the thought about how a joint bid would benefit the entire region, and not just a single country. "The US, Mexico and Canada have individually demonstrated their exceptional abiliti...

ISIS death toll hits 90 from huge US bomb in Afghanistan

An Islamic State activist from Kerala is believed to have been among the 36 ISIS militants killed when the US dropped a massive GBU-43 bomb, also known as the "mother of all bombs", on the terror group's position in a cave network in eastern Afgh...

IS death toll rises to 90 after huge USA bomb in Afghanistan

But Nangarhar Province spokesman Attaullah Khogyani said 90 IS fighters had died, while Achin district governor Esmail Shinwari said "at least 92 Daesh (another name for IS) fighters were killed in the bombing". Former president Hamid Karzai slammed ...

Melbourne CBD's Good Friday Stations of the Cross procession draws thousands Melbourne CBD's Good Friday Stations of the Cross procession draws thousands

Christians believe that on the third day after his crucifixion, Jesus rose from the dead - the event observed and celebrated on Easter Sunday and the most important day on the Christian calendar. "I think it presents the message of the Gospel", Long ...

History Created, Who Will Win All-Indian Final at Singapore Open? History Created, Who Will Win All-Indian Final at Singapore Open?

Praneeth was the first to make it to the summit clash after he executed his plans brilliantly to completely blow away his opponent in a 38-minute match . Praneeth zoomed to a 9-1 lead in the second game. Lee also struggled in the second game again...

United Nations assessment reveals extensive destruction in western Mosul United Nations assessment reveals extensive destruction in western Mosul

Lise Grande, U.N. Iraq humanitarian coordinator, says: "The level of damage in western Mosul is already far greater than in the east, even before the battle to retake the Old City begins". The combination of "explosives, booby traps, snipers, the u...

A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study finds A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study finds

Novocure Ltd (NASDAQ:NVCR) has come forward to make the announcement regarding the Phase 3 study's positive results. According to the company's insiders, the study had been put in place to help evaluate the combination of its cancer drug Optune ...

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