Health

May 03, 2017 - 12:48 pm
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — Police say a rabid fox repeatedly attacked a golfer on his second hole at a Rhode Island country club. The Westerly Sun ( http://bit.ly/2qywdko ) reports the fox came charging from the woods and bit the golfer's pant leg April 28 at the Winnapaug Country Club in Westerly. The...
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May 02, 2017 - 3:59 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — No. 2 Senate Democrat Dick Durbin is recovering in Illinois after an outpatient procedure for an irregular heartbeat. Durbin was recently diagnosed with atrial flutter, a common, non-life threatening condition in which the heart beats less efficiently but one in which symptoms are...
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May 02, 2017 - 3:56 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The number of North Carolina residents bitten by snakes in April increased nearly four-fold over the same period in 2016, and officials say mild winter weather may be to blame. The Carolinas Poison Control Center says in a news release that it received 71 calls about snake...
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A man is arrested after a fatal stabbing attack on the University of Texas campus in Austin, Texas, Monday, May 1, 2017. (Ray Arredondo via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 1:45 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The man suspected of stabbing four people at the University of Texas, one fatally, suffered from mental health troubles and had been involuntarily committed for treatment in another city, authorities said Tuesday. University Police Chief David Carter said Kendrex J. White was "...
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In this April 11, 2017 photo, host Jimmy Kimmel appears during a taping of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," in Los Angeles. Kimmel says his newborn son is home and doing great after open-heart surgery. A tearful Kimmel turned his show's monologue Monday, May 1, into an emotional recounting of the crisis with what Kimmel called a "happy ending." (Randy Holmes/ABC via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 10:42 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the life-saving medical care they need. "It was a scary story and before I go into it, I want you to know it has a...
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May 02, 2017 - 9:53 am
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A medical researcher in South Carolina has been sentenced to prison for misusing millions of federal grant funds. The Post and Courier of Charleston reported ( http://bit.ly/2qtNJGw ) that former Mount Pleasant resident Dr. Jian-Yun Dong was sentenced to nearly six years in...
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In this April 11, 2017 photo, host Jimmy Kimmel appears during a taping of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," in Los Angeles. Kimmel says his newborn son is home and doing great after open-heart surgery. A tearful Kimmel turned his show's monologue Monday, May 1, into an emotional recounting of the crisis with what Kimmel called a "happy ending." (Randy Holmes/ABC via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 3:55 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the life-saving medical care they need. "It was a scary story and before I go into it, I want you to know it has a...
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In this April 11, 2017 photo, host Jimmy Kimmel appears during a taping of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," in Los Angeles. Kimmel says his newborn son is home and doing great after open-heart surgery. A tearful Kimmel turned his show's monologue Monday, May 1, into an emotional recounting of the crisis with what Kimmel called a "happy ending." (Randy Holmes/ABC via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 3:15 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the live-saving medical care they need. "It was a scary story and before I go into it, I want you to know it has a...
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In this April 11, 2017 photo, host Jimmy Kimmel appears during a taping of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," in Los Angeles. Kimmel says his newborn son is home and doing great after open-heart surgery. A tearful Kimmel turned his show's monologue Monday, May 1, into an emotional recounting of the crisis with what Kimmel called a "happy ending." (Randy Holmes/ABC via AP)
May 02, 2017 - 2:53 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A tearful Jimmy Kimmel turned his show's monologue into an emotional recounting of his newborn son's open-heart surgery — and a plea that all American families get the live-saving medical care they need. "It was a scary story and before I go into it, I want you to know it has a...
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May 02, 2017 - 12:23 am
BC-KOREAS-TENSION-THE LATEST The Latest: South Korea says THAAD can defend against attack SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — An official says a contentious U.S. anti-missile system based in southeastern South Korea is operating and can defend against North Korean missiles. Defense Ministry spokesman Moon...
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