President Trump's Proposed Budget Calls for Cuts to Great Lakes Funding

Launched in 2010, the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative is an effort to restore and preserve the lakes through cleaning, invasive species control, harmful algal bloom management and more. As the Free Pressnotes, the cuts were buried in one line in... More..

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United Kingdom government reveals new AI tool for flagging extremist content
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

United Kingdom government reveals new AI tool for flagging extremist content

Unilever on Monday added its voice to those demanding action . Governments and technology companies can make the internet a safer place by collaborating to prevent the circulation of terrorist propaganda, ...More..

No. 2 Michigan State mashes Minnesota
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

No. 2 Michigan State mashes Minnesota

He's managed to play more than 20 minutes just once, logging 25 minutes at IN when was whistled for just one foul. His propensity to get nailed by the officials was again a problem in the win over Purdue ...More..

Kobe Bryant 'For Sure' Would've Participated in Protests During National Anthem
by | Thursday, February 15, 2018

Kobe Bryant 'For Sure' Would've Participated in Protests During National Anthem

During an interview with ESPN's Jemele Hill , Bryant said he would have "for sure" participated in the protests. " I'm sure I would have gotten some flak for it, but that's fine ". In fact, Kobe thinks it'...More..

Speaker Madigan Fires Aide Over Inappropriate Texts
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Speaker Madigan Fires Aide Over Inappropriate Texts

In November, a courageous woman made me aware that a high-ranking individual within my political operation had previously made unwanted advances and sent her inappropriate text messages. I was scared that he wo...More..

United Nations to participate in Rohingya repatriation: B'desh
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

United Nations to participate in Rohingya repatriation: B'desh

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson met Monday with Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha and officials to discuss neighboring Myanmar's persecution of ethnic Rohingya Muslims and plans for elections in T...More..

Cape Town Water Crisis Declared A National Disaster
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Cape Town Water Crisis Declared A National Disaster

The city announced on Tuesday water restrictions - which require each citizen to use less than 50 litres a day - had successfully pushed back "Day Zero" from May 11 to June 4. At the start of February, the targ...More..

Q&A Truex Jr. About Daytona 500
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Q&A Truex Jr. About Daytona 500

She said she'll just be an "average" race fan after her career is over. "We knew we were going for the pole, that's what we're here to do", Bowman told the AP. Otherwise, I wouldn't have been doing it. The ...More..

Blues owner Roman Abramovich stopped Michy Batshuayi's loan deal to Dortmund being
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Blues owner Roman Abramovich stopped Michy Batshuayi's loan deal to Dortmund being

Besides, they lost their top striker Pierre-Emrick Aubameyang after a long back and forth to Arsenal London. Instead Dortmund took Batshuayi on a six-month loan on transfer deadline day and already the stri...More..

Centre creating hurdles in Delhi's development: Kejriwal
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Centre creating hurdles in Delhi's development: Kejriwal

Terming it an "advertisement" government, former chief minister Sheila Dikshit today hit out at the Arvind Kejriwal dispensation, saying the work they claim to have done remains "invisible". He also said the ...More..

How Matabele Ants Help Wounded Comrades Survive By Licking Them
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

How Matabele Ants Help Wounded Comrades Survive By Licking Them

The African Matabele ants are even willing to sacrifice themselves, researchers noticed. Ant columns up to 600-strong launch raids between two and four times a day, with many losing limbs to the termites' p...More..

Robots Smaller Than a Human Hair Can Starve and Shrink Cancerous Tumors
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Robots Smaller Than a Human Hair Can Starve and Shrink Cancerous Tumors

Researchers are attempting to come up with more precise treatments, able to specifically target cancer cells and this latest study suggests DNA nanorobots could be an effective solution. Life expectancy in tr...More..

Dominant Antibiotic Fighting Against Bacterial Strains Discovered In Soil
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Dominant Antibiotic Fighting Against Bacterial Strains Discovered In Soil

The hunt for a new antibiotic candidate has been exhaustive, but the answer could be just beneath our feet in the form of soil. It is a distant relative of daptomycin , a powerful antibiotic that uses calcium ...More..

Risk of Fatal Traffic Crashes Up After April 20 Cannabis Event
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Risk of Fatal Traffic Crashes Up After April 20 Cannabis Event

The origins of the now-widely publicized date and time dedicated to smoking weed reportedly dates back to five high school students in Marin County, California, who chose 4.20 pm, on any given day in 1971 , ...More..

USA woman first to be infected with 14 eye worms
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

USA woman first to be infected with 14 eye worms

It happened in August, 2016 but was just reported by scientists this week. Rather than give her anti-worm medication (which is often used to treat infections of this parasitic worm family in humans), the doct...More..

Slower Eating Speed can Help Prevent Obesity
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Slower Eating Speed can Help Prevent Obesity

As part of the health checkup, participants were asked seven questions about their lifestyle, including whether their eating speed was fast, normal or slow, whether they snacked after dinner three times or m...More..

Foreign Accent Syndrome: Woman With Headache Wakes Up With British Accent
by | Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Foreign Accent Syndrome: Woman With Headache Wakes Up With British Accent

She's seen specialists, visited neurologists but most importantly, she's spreading awareness of the rare condition. It's not clear whether Myers suffered a stroke or other brain damage that may have caused he...More..

by | Monday, February 12, 2018

(NASDAQ:CELG) Shares Bought by Norinchukin Bank The

Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 53,527,210 shares of the biopharmaceutical company's stock valued at $6,951,579,000 after buying an additional 1,610,056 shares during the last quarter. The rating was maintained by...More..

'House of Cards,' 'The Wire' Actor Reg E. Cathey Dies
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

'House of Cards,' 'The Wire' Actor Reg E. Cathey Dies

The Wire's David Simon also paid tribute on Twitter over the weekend. Brimming with life force, generosity, humor, gravitas and a fountain of talent", Beau Willimon , creator of " House of Cards " tweeted, "L...More..

Man Molests DU Girl, Masturbates in Delhi Bus; FIR Registered
by | Monday, February 12, 2018

Man Molests DU Girl, Masturbates in Delhi Bus; FIR Registered

She further said that the ordeal went on for about 10 minutes but the 30-odd other passengers in the bus allegedly ignored the incident, Hindustan Times reported . The girl has claimed that she made a video of...More..