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US to end reliance on China, other nations for pharmaceuticals and medical supply

Trump said he had signed a new executive order to ensure that when it comes to essential medicines, the US buys from American sources

07 Aug 2020 10:47 AM

Coronavirus layoffs in US spark surge in state unemployment claims

Jobless claims are surging across the U.S. after government officials ordered millions of workers, students and shoppers to stay home

19 Mar 2020 11:13 AM

Watch: Clip of grizzly bear scratching an itch goes viral

The bear named Cheyenne, has become a celebrity online after she was filmed scratching her behind by the glass wall of her enclosure.

16 Aug 2019 2:04 PM

Dayton gunman had cocaine, Xanax, alcohol in his system during attack

Montgomery County coroner, said that an autopsy conducted on the body of 24-year-old Connor Betts found drugs and medication in his system.

16 Aug 2019 11:38 AM

Trump faces hostility on visits to massacre sites

Trump has been walking a difficult line since the massacres of 31 people over the weekend.

07 Aug 2019 5:43 PM


Ohio shooter kept 'hit list', 'rape list' in high school, say former classmates

Police on patrol in the entertainment district fatally shot him less than a minute later.

05 Aug 2019 2:17 PM

Walmart to keep selling guns despite recent shootings at its stores

When the company tweeted it was 'in shock' after the tragedy in El Paso, many Twitter users replied: 'Stop selling guns.'

05 Aug 2019 12:21 PM

'Trump owes us more than condolences,' says Ex-FBI Director after mass shooting in US

In a Twitter post on Sunday, Trump had denounced the El Paso attack and called it an 'act of cowardice'.

05 Aug 2019 9:17 AM

Nine killed, 16 injured in Ohio shooting, shooter dead: Police

The mass shooting took place in Dayton, Ohio within 13 hours of a shooting that took place in Texas which left 20 killed.

04 Aug 2019 2:25 PM

Doctor in US university sexually abused 177 students, probe reveals

The probe looked into allegations from 1979 to 1997 reported by former students -- 150 of whom reported first-hand accounts of sexual abuse.

18 May 2019 8:46 AM


Teen with cerebral palsy stuns mom by walking at graduation

The teen says she simply wanted to surprise her family and was stunned by the crowd's reaction.

05 Jun 2018 4:32 PM

Beyond drugs, it's not clear which ADHD treatments work

It is likely that a combination of medicine and behavioural interventions will be best suited for many.

02 Jun 2018 1:27 PM

Using transgender youths' chosen names may lower suicide risk

The reduction in mental health risks was strongest when the chosen name was used in multiple contexts.

15 Apr 2018 8:13 PM

Ohio accuses drug distributors of helping fuel opioid epidemic

Opioids were involved in more than 42,000 overdose deaths in the US in 2016.

28 Feb 2018 1:26 PM

Wedding dress returned 32 years after dry cleaner mix-up

Nobody wants this to happen to them.

12 Feb 2018 7:40 PM


Alzheimer’s could be cured using brain pacemakers

New research shows implant being fitted directly into patients’ skulls.

31 Jan 2018 12:21 PM

Seek medical guidance before sharing breast milk, experts say

Informal milk sharing differs from formal milk sharing that takes place through breast milk banks.

24 Jan 2018 11:05 AM

Air pollution around conception tied to birth defects

Women who breathe polluted air during the month right before or after they get pregnant may have babies with birth defects.

04 Jan 2018 10:44 AM

Scooby the camel returned to Ohio owners after getting loose

A neighbor of the owner who was on her way home from work alerted the Lucas County Sheriff’s Office.

29 Nov 2017 4:35 PM

Holy spirits? Closed churches find second life as breweries

At least 10 new breweries have opened in old churches across the US.

06 Oct 2017 5:00 PM