Tag Archives: Health

MEDIA BUZZ: Why Senate Republicans pulled the bill that nobody loves – McConnell delays vote on Senate's ObamaCare overhaul bill

Let’s face it: Nobody likes this health care bill. Not the Republicans, certainly not the Democrats, and according to polls, not much of the public. And that’s why the Senate GOP had to yank the bill yesterday. Mitch McConnell doesn’t have the votes. And given a choice between a delay and an outright defeat for President Trump, he kicked the ...

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Philadelphia Phillies beat Seattle Mariners to end three-game skid

SEATTLE — Aaron Nola couldn’t help himself. When he saw Philadelphia Phillies teammate Maikel Franco in the dugout after the seventh inning, the right-hander walked straight up and gave his third baseman a hug. “He said, ‘Nice play, sick play,'” Franco said. Franco made a diving stop on a hard one-hopper down the third base line by Seattle’s Jean Segura ...

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California girl, 12, escapes from kidnappers’ car after they 'told her they’d take her into the mountains and kill her'

The Whittier Police Department confirmed they are investigating the kidnapping of a 12-year-old girl who was able to escape her abductors Monday morning. According to police, at around 9:30am the girl was in front of her home near the 13400 block of Franklin Street in Whittier when she was approached by a man who grabbed her from behind and forced her into ...

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LA changing law to spite Trump

City officials in Los Angeles have been trying to legalize street vending for years — L.A. is one of the few major cities where the practice is still illegal — but their efforts are finally gaining ground with local lawmakers. The reason for this hasty change of heart? Lawmakers are trying to stick it to President Trump and his immigration ...

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Is this making you bloat?

It’s a tale as old as time and we’re not referring to the Disney magic of Beauty and the Beast. We’re talking about salt and the long-standing idea that you should slash your sodium intake to keep your blood pressure in check and reduce water weight, a.k.a. bloat. But in his new book, The Salt Fix, James DiNicolantonio, Pharm.D., claims ...

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USS Fitzgerald failed to react to warning signals before collision, captain says

The U.S. Navy destroyer that slammed into a cargo ship in Japanese waters in mid-June, killing seven crew members, failed to react to warning signals in the moments leading up to the crash, the Phillippine-flagged ship’s captain said Monday. The captain of the ACX Crystal said the container ship flashed lights toward the USS Fitzgerald after it “suddenly” began heading ...

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UFC fighter joins in on joking after defecating during match

June 26 (UPI) — Justine Kish suffered her first loss in UFC this weekend, while also losing control of her bowels. Felice Herrig won the three round bout by unanimous decision. She had two take downs of Kish (6-1). On one of those takedowns, Kish had an embarrassing moment. Herrig (13-6) took down Kish Sunday at UFC Fight Night 112 ...

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