Owl phobia woman wins damages from GP

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Gospel channel At a previous hearing, her lawyers told the court the GP “commended to her a way of healing without medication”. Over the next six months Dr O’Brien engaged Mrs Brayshaw in a number of religious activities, taking her to services, giving her religious gifts and setting her television to the Gospel channel to […]

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The addicts who found Solace in music

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Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption‘Everybody here is more than just an addict.’ Inside a New Note rehearsal. The New Note Orchestra, the only orchestra whose members are all in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction, has been nominated for a music award for a work in which the musicians tell the […]

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Key lawmakers seek to haul in Trump associates working with Mueller

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(CNN)Now that President Donald Trump’s former “fixer,” Michael Cohen, has been sentenced to prison, leaders of the House and Senate Intelligence committees are preparing to haul him back before Congress before he begins serving time. The witnesses, if they testify, would help the Senate Intelligence Committee fill in key blanks in its investigation into 2016 […]

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The Latest: China’s Xi calls for consensus on trade

Chinese President Xi Jinping says the international community needs to build consensus to solve growing tensions over trade, in remarks ahead of a high-stakes sit-down with U.S. President Donald Trump this week. In a speech Wednesday to lawmakers in Spain, where Xi is conducting a state visit before attending the G-20 leaders’ summit in Argentina, […]

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Trump’s Old Tweets About Obama’s Vacations Come Back To Bite Him

Take this tweet from December 2013 as one example: Note Trump’s touting of the racist birther conspiracy theory in the post. the Palm Beach Post, a Federal Aviation Administration Trump, who the Washington Post reported in 2017 had  But “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” highlighted the inconsistency of Trump’s past comments and current actions […]

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No Trump, Your Migrant Child Separation Policy Isn’t The ‘Exact Same’ As Obama’s

In complaining about a “60 Minutes” segment that aired Sunday, Trump tried to deflect criticism of his “zero tolerance” immigration policy by arguing that former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush also separated immigrant families. Obama deported a record number of immigrants during his time in office which earned him the nickname of  The administration […]

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France to reimburse citizens for condoms in an effort to prevent STDs

IS ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION GENETIC? These French-made condoms are cheaper than name-brand ones, such as Durex, according to the publication, which added the condoms are “the first to be approved for reimbursement by France’s national health authority.” The measure, which was announced days before World AIDS Day on Dec. 1, is an effort to prevent the spread of […]

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Olly Murs: ‘I’d hate to see X Factor end’

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It feels like the platinum-selling artist’s inner geek has come to the fore. Report End of Youtube post by OllyMursVEVO Image Copyright OllyMursVEVO OllyMursVEVO Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Olly came second to Joe McElderry in 2009’s X Factor “I came from that show and I’d hate to see that be taken away – […]

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Power cuts hit South Africa, hurting economy

Eskom attributed the rotational cuts, known as “loadshedding,” to breakdowns at power generation plants and said teams are working to restore service. The restrictions were cutting 2,000 megawatts nationally between 9 a.m. and 10 p.m., the utility said. While Eskom’s problems are seen as a threat to the South African economy, the government delivered some […]

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James Bond has a ‘severe’ drinking problem, researchers argue

“There is strong and consistent evidence that James Bond has a chronic alcohol consumption problem at the ‘severe’ end of the spectrum,” wrote the researchers from the University of Otago in New Zealand in the paper published Monday in the Medical Journal of Australia. MILLERCOORS SURPRISES 101-YEAR-OLD VETERAN WITH FRIDGE OF BEER, TRIP TO COLORADO During his […]

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