N.S. auditor general writes book on lessons learned from ‘superhero' grandmother
HALIFAX - Michael Pickup describes his grandma as a superhero, a friend, and “everything and more than people traditionally think of a grandmother.” As Nova Scotia's auditor...
1 hour ago - National Post
Why New York State is making teachers and kids talk about mental health
Psychologists and other mental health experts say it's a big deal.
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Fat in one part of your body is particularly dangerous for your health - here's what an exercise scientist says you can do about it
Fat that accumulates around your gut - belly fat - is particularly bad for your health. Researchers think that may be because belly fat is a sign that a person has more...
4 hours ago - Business Insider
Trump's dramatic new plan to label immigrants a ‘public charge,' explained
Immigrants who utilize virtually all public benefits risk jeopardizing their ability to stay in the country under new rules announced by the Trump administration. The...
4 hours ago - Think Progress
As Seattle U battles crosstown rival UW, Redhawks captain Sergio Rivas opens up about his battle with another foe: Depression
Sergio Rivas fought through anxiety and depression over the last couple of years, and he spoke about those mental health issues this summer at a Redhawks donor event because he...
4 hours ago - The Seattle Times
India's Modi launches 'world's largest' health insurance scheme
Ayushman Bharat programme dubbed 'Modicare' promises to insure 500 million poor people across the country.
4 hours ago - Al Jazeera
The Ticker: Buzz kill: Maine not high on lobsters and more
Buzz kill: Maine not high on lobsters SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine - State health inspectors are investigating a Maine lobster restaurant that tried to mellow out lobsters with...
5 hours ago - Boston Herald
U.N.: Alcohol abuse killed 3 million in '16
GENEVA - Drinking too much alcohol killed more than 3 million people in 2016, mostly men, the World Health Organization said. The U.N. health agency also warned that current...
5 hours ago - Boston Herald
Elderly woman accused of replacing pricy painting with fake
An Illinois health tech company with a vast art collection says an elderly Manhattan woman is holding one of its paintings hostage after someone switched it out for a...
6 hours ago - New York Post
Democrats run on pre-existing conditions - their own
Democratic candidates are getting very personal on the campaign trail as they push to preserve Obamacare, frankly sharing tales of their own health struggles. In a House...
7 hours ago - Politico
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Stolen smokes: Man gets 20 years for cigarette theft
A Florida man who stole $600 worth of cigarettes from a convenience store has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
Hundreds mark Hurricane Maria anniversary near Trump resort
Activists marking the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria's devastation of Puerto Rico staged a rally and caravan focused on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in...
At UN, unrepentant Trump set to rattle foes, friends alike
BRIDGEWATER, N.J. - President Donald Trump is poised to redouble his commitment to “America First” on the most global of stages this week. In the sequel to his stormy U.N...
Rob Gronkowski threatened to retire if Patriots traded him to Lions, report says
Once Gronkowski heard the Patriots were in talks with the Lions to trade him, he put his foot down.
NFL trade rumors: Steelers open to trade offers for Le'Veon Bell
Le'Veon Bell has held out from all practices and games as he continues to look for a more lucrative contract with the Steelers.
NFL scores: Week 3 live updates, highlights
Week 3 of the 2018 NFL season continues Sunday with another full slate of games. Follow along for scores and stats from around the NFL, plus highlights and notable injury updates.
Iran's president blames unnamed US ally for military parade attack
Iran's president on Sunday accused an unnamed US ally of being behind a terror attack on a military parade that killed 25 people and wounded 70. “All of those small mercenary...
Tackling climate change to be key talking point at UN summit
BERLIN - With global temperatures rising, superstorms taking their deadly toll and a year-end deadline to firm up the Paris climate deal, leaders at this year's U.N. General...
High school journalists stand up to censorship and win
BURLINGTON, Vt. - Four Vermont high school journalists have gotten a lesson of a lifetime when they stood up to censorship in their school newspaper and won based on a new law...
Pompeo threatens military force over Syrian chemical weapons
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said the US wouldn't hesitate to hold the “source of the bad behavior” accountable if Syria uses chemical weapons again - and wouldn't...