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Most promising Alzheimer's drug trial ends in failure: ‘We are getting pretty desperate'

Most promising Alzheimer's drug trial ends in failure: ‘We are getting pretty desperate'

34 minutes ago   |   National Post

Two late-stage clinical trials for a promising Alzheimer's drug were axed in a crushing blow for patients and scientific research. This week, pharmaceutical giant Biogen Inc...
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I tried Betterment, the robo-advisor that made it easy to save money and build wealth

I tried Betterment, the robo-advisor that made it easy to save money and build wealth

38 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Betterment is an online financial adviser that helps you invest your money , plan for retirement , start a college fund, and tackle other important financial manners. It costs...
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Men find ‘magic fridge' full of ice cold beer in flooded Nebraska field

42 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Kyle Simpson and Gayland Stouffer were cleaning up after the devastating floods in Nebraska when they spotted a small black box in the distance. It just sat there, a dark...
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“I Had To Tell a Story About Five Guys Working Behind Computer Screens”: Hans Pool on Bellingcat: Truth in a Post-Truth World

“I Had To Tell a Story About Five Guys Working Behind Computer Screens”: Hans Pool on Bellingcat: Truth in a Post-Truth World

44 minutes ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Hans Pool's Bellingcat: Truth in a Post-Truth World follows the diehard band of brothers (yes, there are no citizen journo sisters featured) behind the online investigative...
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Dodgers hitting coach revitalized J.D. Martinez's swing despite lack of MLB credentials

56 minutes ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The phone call left J.D. Martinez conflicted. In late November, a few weeks after Martinez hoisted the World Series trophy with the Boston Red Sox , he heard from one of the...
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Russian figure skating star Alina Zagitova wins gold at world championships

Russian figure skating star Alina Zagitova wins gold at world championships

1 hour ago   |   RT   |   3 articles

Russian Olympic champion Alina Zagitova has added yet another title to her growing collection of awards after winning gold at the 2019 World Figure Skating Championships in Japan.
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India: Cricket World Cup star Gautam Gambhir joins ruling BJP

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Gambhir, who played match-winning knocks in two cricket World Cup finals, joins ruling Hindu nationalist BJP party.
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Teachers reportedly shot ‘execution style' with pellet guns during active shooter drill

1 hour ago   |   National Post

It was billed as a drill. But law enforcement officials at an Indiana elementary school reportedly ordered teachers to turn around and crouch and then shot them with plastic...
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Fans urges UEFA to curb Champions League ticket prices

1 hour ago   |   NBC Sports

Football Supporters Europe criticized "exorbitant pricing" in hikes imposed on visiting fans by two of the world's wealthiest clubs.
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UN: Ebola increasing in Congo due to ‘security challenges'

2 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - The World Health Organization says Ebola has spiked in Congo in recent days because of “increased security challenges,” a week after its director-general predicted the...
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Two U.S. service members killed during operation in Afghanistan

Two U.S. service members killed during operation in Afghanistan

The fatalities underscore the difficulties in bringing peace to Afghanistan even as Washington has stepped up efforts to find a way to end America's longest war. Read more ...

It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

It's official: Jimmy Carter becomes the oldest living former president ever

Jimmy Carter was the first U.S. president to be born in a hospital. On Friday, he marks a new milestone as the oldest living former president ever. Read more ...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in...

More than 69,000 pounds of chicken strips recalled due to possible metal in product

Check your freezer for this chicken strips product that could contain metal pieces. Read more ...

‘Passengers have lost confidence': Indonesian carrier cancels big order for...

‘Passengers have lost confidence': Indonesian carrier cancels big order for Boeing 737 MAX

Indonesia's national airline Garuda has announced the cancellation of its multi-billion-dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 passenger jets after two fatal crashes involving... Read more ...

Tyson recalls 69,000 pounds of frozen chicken strips

Tyson recalls 69,000 pounds of frozen chicken strips

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‘MAGA bomber' Cesar Sayoc breaks down as he pleads guilty, faces life in prison

‘MAGA bomber' Cesar Sayoc breaks down as he pleads guilty, faces life in prison

The Florida man who mailed homemade bombs to leading Democratic lawmakers and other critics of President Trump broke down on Thursday while pleading guilty to charges that... Read more ...

Country singer Justin Carter dies in accidental shooting on set of music...

Country singer Justin Carter dies in accidental shooting on set of music video: reports

HOUSTON - Country singer Justin Carter died during the production of a music video Saturday when a gun being used as a prop was accidentally fired, according to KTRK . The... Read more ...

Doomed Boeing 737 Max missing 2 key safety features that were sold as...

Doomed Boeing 737 Max missing 2 key safety features that were sold as ‘optional extras'

An alarming new report says that the two fatal Boeing 737 Max 8 crashes which killed almost 350 people were missing safety features which were sold as optional extras by the... Read more ...

Trump says trade agreement with China ‘will probably happen'

Trump says trade agreement with China ‘will probably happen'

WASHINGTON - President Trump said trade negotiations with China were progressing and a final agreement “will probably happen,” adding that his call for tariffs to remain on... Read more ...

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

Emilia Clarke suffered two brain aneurysms while filming 'Game of Thrones'

The "Game of Thrones" actress experienced her first one at 24 while doing a plank. Read more ...