Medical

Chris Bradford: Don't count on Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger retiring soon

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger said in a radio interview that he will "take some time" to " consider all options " this offseason. - Roet...


Man accused of robbing bank to escape wife pleads guilty

The Associated Press reports that Lawrence Ripple walked into a bank in September and handed a teller a note demanding money and claiming that he had a gun...


First flu-related death of 2016-2017 season reported in Solano County

With the flu season underway in the United States, new surveillance data shows that influenza activity has been slowly increasing nationally since starting lo...


Is Wayne Westner dead? Golf legend 'shoots himself'after wife hostage drama

Officers said it appeared that the couple were separated. The wife and children had apparently locked themselves in the bathroom. "He allegedly wanted to see ...


Volvo Cars revs up pursuit of listing

Volvo , which produced its first vehicle in 1927, is a small player outside Sweden. Sweden's iconic carmaker Volvo has lost the best-selling vehicle title h...


Judge orders psychiatric exam for SC church shooter

Dylann Roof's plan not to offer evidence to save his own life "suggests that he may lack the mental capacity to assume the role of his own lawyer", said the lea...


Woolworths sells Aus gas stations for AUD1.8bn

BP already owns 350 retail locations across Australia and supplies fuel to an additional 1,000 outlets owned by independent business partners, according to a se...


4 inmates sought after Christmas jailbreak

The police are still searching for one of the inmates, after capturing the other five shortly after they made their escape. Early Sunday morning, the six inma...


Vegas Play of the Day: Denver Broncos at Kansas City Chiefs

Alex Smith capped a 77-yard touchdown march with a 10-yard keeper in the first quarter , and Hill out-ran the banged-up Broncos a few minutes later to give the...


Ebola experimental vaccine is highly effective, trial shows

The 2014 Ebola virus outbreak was by far the largest and most lethal Ebola outbreak ever recorded. The vaccine - rVSV-ZEBOV was developed by the Public Health A...


Videocast: A look at your Christmas Eve/Day forecast

Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a 30 percent chance...


Injured, Including 4 Firefighters, in New York City High-Rise Fire

Bhavik Shab who was in his 13th floor apartment initially reacted as many other residents mistakenly did by trying to flee his apartment: "I come out to see smo...


Sushma Swaraj, who underwent kidney transplant to be discharged today

Soon after she was discharged, Swaraj took to Twitter to express her gratitude to doctors and people who prayed and helped her during this time. . As Swaraj h...


American Red Cross: Add "give blood" to holiday checklist

Those who come out to give will receive a long-sleeved Red Cross T-shirt, while supplies last. The clinic is open Monday and Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m., Tuesda...


Electoral College Faithless Elector Foiled Trying To Vote For Bernie Sanders

Bright said that he would have cast his vote for Clinton if she had carried the Electoral College on election day or if she had a better shot at upsetting Tru...


First Birth Using Previously Frozen Ovarian Tissue

Al Matrooshi then underwent her bone marrow transplant and recovered, moving back to Dubai, where she now lives with her husband, Ahmed. Approximately two yea...


Texas city says 1 chemical seeped into water

Q. What chemicals may have come in contact with my water supply? The city of Corpus Christi, Texas, is warning its residents not to use tap water as officials...


Snow, freezing rain, rain make for messy morning commute

Significant amount of snow will make traveling hard.Stay with News 12 for the latest forecast information. "We've got a crew in here doing snow removal and re...


Colombia plane crash survivor recounts final moments

Doctors inside the Colombian hospital consulted with psychologists and decided the best course of action would be to keep the truth hidden to save him any addit...


South Beach halts Zika's spread, but risks remain

Pregnant women with evidence of Zika virus: As of November 30, there were more than 3,800 pregnant women with evidence of Zika virus. About 250 people have co...


Seven penguins found dead at Calgary Zoo

In 2013, a handful of penguins, including a three-year-old Humboldt named Junto, were killed after a deadly bacterial infection swept through the enclosure. In ...


U.S. surgeon general e-cigarette report sparks controversy

The nation's top doctor, Vivek Murthy, weighing in on the subject for the first time since e-cigarette use took off, said young people are more vulnerable to th...


8-magnitude earthquake off the coast of California

A magnitude 6.5 quake hit off the coast of Humboldt County just before 7 a.m. Thursday. The quake's epicenter was about 6.2 miles deep, according to the USGS...


Dutch politician Wilders says his conviction is attempt to silence him

Dutch media report that Wilders will appeal the verdict, and after the trial Wilders declared that the court had "convicted half of the Netherlands", who he say...


NYC mayor blames Trump, hate speech for rise in hate crimes

Since Trump's surprise victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton in the November 8 election, New York City police have increased protection for the president-elect ...


Aussie schoolboys recreate price-gouged HIV medicine

Usually, it is used to treat people who are immunocompromised or those with low immune systems, like those who are suffering from Human Immunodeficiency Virus (...


Tommy Tuberville: Tuberville resigns as Cincinnati's head coach

There was speculation that Tuberville could be fired on Wednesday, the day his buyout would have been reduced from $2.4 million to $1.5 million. More recently, ...


Zuma Will Not Be Recalled As Anc President

This past weekend, Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom instigated a no-confidence move against Zuma, much to the surprise of the ANC, but only because Zuma is still ...


Slain Detroit police officer's funeral set for Thursday

It has drawn officers and police dogs from across and beyond MI. Rose's visitation will continue through 5 p.m. Wednesday at Ford Field . G. Michael Bugarin ...


Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Consumption Rated At 84 MPGe By The EPA

While the non-hybrid 2017 Chrysler Pacifica was already more or less on par with primary competitors such as the Nissan Quest and the Honda Odyssey when it co...


Starbucks: Schultz to step down as CEO, focus on innovation

Schultz, now chairman and CEO, will become executive chairman to focus on innovation and social impact activities, among other things. After stepping down, Sc...


Indiana football coach resigns 6:31 pm Thu

Moving forward, Glass announced the promotion of defensive coordinator Tom Allen as the new "permanent" head coach of the Hoosiers. He did not say anything abou...


Trump 'irritated' by Conway attacks on Romney

Trump's interviews Monday at Manhattan's Trump Tower will include one with retired Gen. David Petraeus. "He is receiving classified intelligence briefings, ...


Hot Performer of the day: Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY)

Other large investors also recently bought and sold shares of the company. They now own 814.98 million shares or 2.31% less from 834.25 million shares in 2016Q1...


Gov't Admits Ethanol Mandates Are Expensive And Failing

Total renewable fuel volumes grew by 1.2 billion gallons over the past year, a 6 percent increase. "We told the EPA in May that increasing the amount of ethan...


Supporters Rally Around Michaels Employee After Customer's Tirade Goes Viral

You gonna kick me out because of that? And look who won! The angry shopper claimed she had been discriminated against because she was white and had voted for ...


Highly-contagious bird flu found in Japan, culling start

According to the Niigata Prefectural Government, some 20 chickens were found dead Monday morning at the poultry farm, which has some 310,000 chickens. The gov...


Texas announces its first locally transmitted Zika case

James Castillo, Cameron County health authority said in a statement provided to HuffPost. He suggested that the people protect themselves from mosquito bites ...


The heart of the Church: Reanimating the spirit of forgiveness

In a 10-page letter, Pope Francis said: "There is no sin that God's mercy can not reach and wipe away when it finds a repentant heart seeking to be reconcil...


Another failure in search for treatment to slow Alzheimer's

Wall Street stocks retreated from records early Wednesday, with pharma shares tumbling following disappointing clinical results from Eli Lilly . Shares of Bio...