True to the maxim that small efforts yield big results, sustained drive against diabetes has begun to give results. Data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has confirmed the sweet tidings that diabetes, which inflicts roughly 10 percent of the U.S. population, is on a downward spiral.
President Barack Obama met with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the sidelines of the COP21 climate conference in Paris on Monday. A statement from the Kremlin said Obama and Putin had a detailed exchange of views on the situation in Syria, where both countries have been conducting airstrikes.
On the heels of the deadly terrorist attacks in Paris and Beirut earlier this month, President Barack Obama declared Monday the world can reject the efforts of terrorists by taking action on climate change.
Human induced global warming, especially the high emission from vehicles, is pushing up the mercury levels every year. 2015 is the warmest year in history, recording almost one degree above the pre-industrial age, says World Meteorological Organization.
American professional basketball player and two-time Olympic medal winner Kobe Bryant announced his retirement on Sunday. The 37-year old player, who was part of five National Basketball Association (NBA) championship and ranked third in the career scoring list, said he will play only up to the end of this season. Following the announcement, ticket resale prices skyrocketed. The normal ticket pric
Taylor Farms Pacific, Inc. of Tracy, California, has recalled several products, including Fresh To Go Bistro Snack 1/7.5oz Tray $4.29, CST Celery 1/4" Dice 8/5# Bag, CST Celery Dcd 1/4" 2/5# Bag, CST Celery Sticks 4" 8/5# Bag, CST Turkey Dinner Veggie 6/12oz Bag and TF Chicken Salad W/ Grapes 2Cnt Salad...
Russia has announced certain economic sanctions against Turkey, after it shot down a Russian jet on the Syrian border on Tuesday.
The sanctions cover imports from Turkey as well as the work of Turkish companies in Russia, and Turkish nationals working for Russian companies. About 90,000 Turkish nationals...
Serious symptoms of premenstrual syndrome may have a link to high blood pressure among women, a study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology this week revealed.
Symptoms of premenstrual syndrome or PMS include mood swings, abdominal pain, breast tenderness, headaches and bloating. High...
Two civilians and a veteran police officer were killed by a gunman who opened fire inside the Planned Parenthood clinic at Colorado Springs on Friday.
The law enforcement officials identified the suspect as Robert Lewis Dear, 59 years old, from North Carolina, and was arrested by the police. No...
Facing increasing scrutiny over his depth of foreign policy knowledge, Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is reportedly traveling to Jordan to meet with Syrian refugees on Friday.
Amid the ongoing debate about the U.S. accepting Syrian refugees, President Barack Obama argued providing refuge to some of the world's most vulnerable people is an American tradition.
Courtney Stodden has made people aware of the mistreatment of sheep during shearing season by dressing as Little Bo Peep.
The 21-year-old American reality show contestant visited the Hollywood & Highland Center in Los Angeles dressed up as Little Bo Peep in support of PETA's Save The Sheep campaign...
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is once again under fire after allegedly mocking a reporter with a physical disability, although the real estate tycoon has denied the accusations.
A new trailer for upcoming American epic space opera 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' has been released.
The Force Awakens is set approximately 30 years after the events of Return of the Jedi, and features new leads Finn, Rey, and Poe Dameron alongside characters returning from previous Star Wars films.
The world's first experience of day-night Test cricket unfurled at the Adelaide Oval Friday, when the third Test between Australia and New Zealand started at 2 pm local time, with players using a pink ball, replacing the traditional white. Except for pink ball, which has been designed to be visible in natural light and under floodlights, all other playing conditions remained unchanged.