Medicine

FDA in Final Stage of Testing Ecstasy as a Prescription Drug

The Food and Drug Administration has given approval to Phase 3 clinical trials of MDMA (ecstasy) for the treatment of post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). But i...

USA

Mattis likely to become defense secretary, despite Democrats' concerns

AP's commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. "In social correctness and political correctness", Cisneros said . Mattis is one of a slew o...

World Media

Malaysian PM leads protest against 'genocide' of Rohingya

In a strongly worded statement, Malaysia's Foreign Ministry said the high number of Rohingya refugees in the country and other neighboring nations has made the crisis "no...

Sport

South Africa beat Fiji to claim Dubai Sevens crown

Fijiana bounced back from their last-gasp quarter-final exit to England to finish fifth, scoring two second-half tries to beat Canada 17-14. "This team is incredible th...

Tech

All-New Ford Fiesta is 'World's Most Technologically Advanced Small Car'

Inspired by SUVs, the Active model boasts black plastic cladding and roof rails, and it sits a little taller than normal. The new Fiesta goes on sale from July. It won'...

Research

Apple Store workers are getting frustrated with the rampant iPhone battery flaw

If your serial number is part of the replacement program, you will be able to take your iPhone into the store and get its battery replaced for free. Those who have alread...

Culture&Arts

"Rogue One" director Gareth Edwards has a cameo in the film

Cranking that bad boy up just once would cost more than 5.3 billion. "If you go too far, it might be a great film, but it's not going to feel like the Star Wars I gre...

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Trump speaks directly with Taiwan's leader, irking China

The 10-minute telephone call was the first such contact with Taiwan by a U.S. president-elect or president since President Jimmy Carter switched diplomatic recognition...

Donald Trump suggests jail time for those who burn the American flag

Hundreds of veterans and others gathered Sunday to protest the decision by Hampshire College in Amherst, Mass., to remove the flag. "We have a First Amendment right ...

Calgary fans eager to wake up to new Gilmore Girls episodes

Alexis Bledel, who returns as Rory , added: "It is a gift to have good writing and Amy's voice is very specific and you can't recreate it, as we learned during our s...

Bigg Boss 10: Look. Who is admiring Om Swami!

Eventually, they decide to boycott him. Considering the fact that the show Bigg Boss often sees contestants back biting, hurling abuses at each other and yelling on top...

Florence Henderson was longtime pre-race Indy 500 performer

He said: " Florence is going to be dearly missed. We were like the Beatles!" And in an interview posted by the New York Daily News , Brady Bunch star Mike Look...

I want to fit in to any kind of mould: Alia Bhatt

Dear Zindagi is based on a budding cinematographer Kaira (played by Alia) who meets Jehangir Khan or Jug (played by Shah Rukh). Indian film director Gauri Shinde ...

Pistons owner Gores talks one-on-one about downtown Detroit move

The new facility is also within blocks of Comerica Park (MLB's Tigers ) and Ford Field (NFL's Lions ). The official announcement was made at Cass Tech High School. Wh...

Detroit Pistons Moves From Palace of Auburn Hills To Downtown Detroit Area

No City of Detroit general funds will be used. "That is a valuable piece of property and we think there is a lot of opportunity to do some exciting things up there th...

WWE Wrestlers Goldberg and Brock Lesnar Will Be in WWE Royal Rumble

By waiting until the Rumble, WWE is saving Goldberg for a far bigger stage while also allowing him more time to train in the ring. The question was answered soon. A h...

Dream Kardashian is here: Blac Chyna gives birth to baby girl

According to sources, Rob and Chyna decided on the unusual moniker for their daughter because they consider her a " dream come true". In the short clip, Chyna ...

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"Rogue One" director Gareth Edwards has a cameo in the film

December 06 2016 --  Cranking that bad boy up just once would cost more than 5.3 billion. "If you go too far, it might be a great film, but it's not going to feel like the Star Wars I grew up with"...

South Africa beat Fiji to claim Dubai Sevens crown

December 06 2016 --  Fijiana bounced back from their last-gasp quarter-final exit to England to finish fifth, scoring two second-half tries to beat Canada 17-14. "This team is incredible the last two...

Markets

Two budgets in 2017 after last statement in autumn

During Hammond's opening remarks, he once again delivered the assertion that Britain is the "fastest growing major economy", in the world, but warned that the decision to leave the...

Bank of Canada admits animal fat in our polymer bank notes

A statement from the Bank said: "We are aware of some people's concerns about traces of tallow in our new five pound note". The central bank said that it did not know about "th...

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Bank of Canada admits animal fat in our polymer bank notes

A statement from the Bank said: "We are aware of some people's concerns about traces of tallow in our new five pound note". The central bank said that it did not know about "th...

No. 8 Penn St. rallies to beat No. 6 Wisconsin 38-31

McSorley completed 22 of 31 passes for 384 yards and four touchdowns, breaking school records while throwing for more yards than anyone has put up against the Badgers since 2009. S...

Coalition forces surround Mosul, cutting off Islamic State supply lines

It was the second airstrike to target a Mosul bridge this week and the fourth since shortly before the October 17 start of the Iraqi government's campaign to retake the city from ...

Eric Berry Seals Chiefs Win With Late 2-Point Conversion Interception Score

There are no quarterback rankings that put Alex Smith in a top tier. Last week, Kansas City allowed 368 yards passing to Trevor Siemian. "It'll mean a lot, but it probably won'...

Russia hopes for eased sanctions under Trump

Sokurov said: "He must compete with me at film festivals, not sit in our Arctic prison". The Japanese top diplomat's visit will "summarize a series of bilateral contacts in polit...

At least 21 killed in Idlib province airstrikes

An official with a second rebel group confirmed that the Jabha Shamiya's Abu Abdelrahman Nour had been selected as the leader. The bombings on Saturday came hours after advance...

Rams extend contract of head coach Fisher

Rams COO Kevin Demoff said this week Fisher was being judged through the lens of the adverse conditions he's been forced to wade through this season, when he moved the Rams from St...

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Washington presidential elector joins anti-Trump movement

Washington presidential elector joins anti-Trump movement

All 12 of this state's electors are pledged to Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton. "I promised those who elected me that I would do everything I could to ensure Trum...

Mosul residents fear cold and hunger of winter siege

The number of civilians killed in last month was 926, while 930 others were injured. However, after criticism from the Iraqi government, the U.N.in Iraq acknowledged in a stateme...

JPSO: Gasser has previous arrest for road rage incident

In the 2006 incident, a 51-year-old Marrero man called 911 in Jefferson Parish to report that a "male subject was driving a red pick-up truck unsafely on Holiday Drive", according ...

Tiger Woods roars back on Day 2 at Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods roars back on Day 2 at Hero World Challenge

Woods shot a four-under 32 on the front but hit some adversity on the back of his third round at the Hero World Challenge. Woods had jumped to four-under par after eight holes in...

'Star Wars' Lucasfilm Chief Keen On Having Female Director For Series

'Star Wars' Lucasfilm Chief Keen On Having Female Director For Series

So rather than the onus being on Kathleen Kennedy and her decision making team, it's apparently up to female filmmakers to make enough progress to direct their own " Star Wars " ...