- FDA approves first pill to treat all forms of hepatitis C
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 10:47 PM
Federal health officials have approved the first pill to treat all major forms of hepatitis C, the latest in a series of drug approvals that have reshaped treatment of the liver-destroying virus.
- Facebook tests new featured event lists in 10 US cities
The Southern, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 08:47 PM
Some Facebook users looking for something to do in real life can now get suggestions from the social network.
- European Union leaders plot a future without Britain, demand answers
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 06:47 PM
British Prime Minister David Cameron fended off anger Tuesday from other European Union leaders at an unprecedented summit charged with uncertainty about the bloc's future without Britain. As leader after leader rejected Cameron's pleas for favorable conditions for Britain once it leaves, he frustrated
- Century Club: Beulah Moody, a firecracker, turns 100 on July 4
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 02:47 AM
Beulah Moody met the man she would marry when he had a tooth pulled at the dentist’s office where she worked as a hygienist. Some joke that it was the last time John P. Moody got to open his mouth.
- Cubs betting on Joel Peralta to help bullpen
Chicago Tribune, Tuesday - 06/28/2016 - 12:47 AM
Joel Peralta didn’t reach the majors until his was 29 years old but still has a chance to play an important role with the Cubs at 40. Did Peralta, who has appeared in 615 games with seven teams over 12 seasons, believe he’d last this long. “No,” Peralta admitted Monday.
- Singapore Airlines jet catches fire, but all passengers safe
Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday - 06/27/2016 - 04:47 PM
"The fire was put out by airport emergency services and there were no injuries to the 222 passengers and 19 crew on board," Singapore Airlines said in a statement.
- Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion clinic regulations
Chicago Tribune, Monday - 06/27/2016 - 10:47 AM
The Supreme Court has struck down Texas' widely replicated regulation of abortion clinics in the court's biggest abortion case in nearly a quarter century. The justices voted 5-3 Monday in favor of Texas clinics that protested the regulations as a thinly veiled attempt to make it harder for women
- UberPool wins on time and CTA on cost in identical trips: study
Chicago Tribune, Monday - 06/27/2016 - 06:47 AM
Two DePaul University researchers got together at Presidential Towers in the West Loop last Tuesday afternoon for an unusual urban race. They simultaneously started stopwatches on their mobile phones, and then one headed to the Clinton Green Line CTA stop, while the other summoned an UberPool car.
- 2 shot by Cook County sheriff's deputy in Marquette Park
Chicago Tribune, Monday - 06/27/2016 - 02:47 AM
An off-duty Cook County deputy sheriff shot and wounded two people after he saw them fire shots at a car Sunday evening in Marquette Park on the Southwest Side, according to authorities. The off-duty officer was sitting inside his vehicle, eating food, in the 7000 block of South Kanst Drive when
- Bishop offers Service of Lament to begin healing for victims
Kansas City Star, Monday - 06/27/2016 - 12:47 AM
Bishop James V. Johnston Jr. apologized for decades of damage from the priest’s sex abuse scandalCatholics gathered to offer prayer and petitions to help victims begin to healNew committments by diocese seek to make protection of children a core value …
- Catholic bishop in Kansas City apologizes at special service for church sex abuse victims
Kansas City Star, Sunday - 06/26/2016 - 10:47 PM
Bishop James V. Johnston Jr. called the special Service of LamentHe asked for forgiveness in order for victims and survivors to healA team will review diocesan policies …
- 8 dating myths cracked
Daily Oklahoman, Sunday - 06/26/2016 - 12:47 PM
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