Klobuchar and Buttigieg Spar Over Her Stumble on Mexico’s President

LAS VEGAS — The simmering Midwestern feud between Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota and Pete Buttigieg erupted on Wednesday night, as the two rivals increasingly turned their cannons on each other in a manner that was by turns caustic and personal. The fracas ignited in response to a question at the Democratic presidential debate about […]

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Certain Junk Foods Could Be Messing With Your Brain’s Appetite Control, Study Finds

Emerging evidence in humans suggests a typically Western high-fat, high-sugar ‘junk food’ diet can quickly undermine your brain’s appetite control. After indulging in a week-long binge of waffles, milkshakes and similarly rich foods, researchers in Australia found young and healthy volunteers scored worse on memory tests and experienced a greater desire to eat junk food, […]

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Police arraign 4 men over alleged possession of charms

The police on Wednesday arraigned four persons in  a Magistrates’ Court in Life Camp, Abuja, over alleged criminal trespass, possession of charms and attempt to commit theft. The police charged Zakariah Micheal, 27, bus conductor, Lugbe Abuja; Monday Onoja,32, driver, Airport Road, Abuja; Ocholi Adoion, 41, Mpape Abuja and Victor Bebesei, 49 Warri, Delta with […]

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Trump Names Richard Grenell as Acting Head of Intelligence

Republican senators had privately pushed the Trump administration to nominate a national security professional for the post, and advisers made clear that the president was not nominating Mr. Grenell for the permanent job. Mr. Trump has installed acting leaders in other top government vacancies, giving him freedom to maneuver around the demands of Senate confirmation. […]

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Protesters Denounce Biden’s Immigration Record at Democratic Debate

Protesters opposing the United States’ immigration policy disrupted the Democratic debate Wednesday night, drowning out former Vice President Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s closing remarks and momentarily bringing the event in Las Vegas to a halt. Mr. Biden had just begun to speak when noise erupted from the rear of the Paris Theater, with protesters shouting […]

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Bayelsa: Lyon absolves running mate of blame over Supreme Court verdict

Bayelsa: Lyon absolves running mate of blame over Supreme Court verdict ▷ Nigeria news

– The sacked APC’s governor-elect in Bayelsa, Lyon, has urged people not to blame his running mate for the development – Lyon also urged his supporters and APC members not to resort to violence as a result of the verdict – The APC governorship candidate said the party’s legal team will explore all legal options […]

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Fact checking claims from the Democratic debate in Las Vegas

Six Democratic presidential candidates sparred in a spirited debate in Las Vegas that included for the first time billionaire Mike Bloomberg as President Donald Trump held a rally in Phoenix. A look at how some of their claims on Wednesday stack up with the facts: MIKE BLOOMBERG, on the stop-and-frisk policing policy when he was New York mayor: “What […]

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High Blood Pressure Common Among Black Young Adults

About 1 in 4 young adults has high blood pressure. But few are getting treated, with new research concluding black young adults are especially vulnerable. In a study that included 15,171 black, Mexican American and white adults, researchers found that nearly 31 percent of black young adults had high blood pressure, also known as hypertension. […]

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