Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang Dies

Quang passed away despite “utmost efforts to treat him by Vietnamese and foreign professors and doctors and care by the party and state leaders,” the statement said. It said Quang died at a military hospital in Hanoi but did not elaborate on his illness. Trieu said the president lapsed into a deep coma hours after […]

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Trump’s Top Evangelical Supporters Are Sticking Firmly By Kavanaugh

Donald Trump’s top evangelical advisers have weighed in on the side of his embattled Supreme Court nominee After hours of angry denials from Kavanaugh and emotional testimony from  Robert Jeffress, pastor of First Baptist Dallas Church in Texas, said that by believing Kavanaugh’s accuser, Democrats are “trying to destroy the very foundation, not only of […]

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Second Pret allergy-link victim named

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News of her death followed the inquest of Natasha Ednan-Laperouse, 15, who died after eating a Pret baguette. Related Topics Pret allergy death Food allergies Bath Read more: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-bristol-45784742

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New Mexico Democrats Blast Gary Johnson For Backing Higher Social Security Retirement Age

New Mexico Democrats blasted Gary Johnson, a Libertarian U.S. Senate candidate, for his past support for raising Social Security’s retirement age. Johnson, a former New Mexico governor and two-time Libertarian presidential candidate, is challenging Sen. Martin Heinrich (D), who is running for a second term. In a July 2016 interview with The Washington Examiner while […]

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Backlash over Marmite maker’s HQ move

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The company is one of the biggest firms in the UK’s FTSE 100 share index with a market value of about £124bn. However, under UK rules it would no longer be eligible for inclusion in the FTSE 100 in London after the proposed change. Shareholders fear this would cause a rush for the exits to […]

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A Reminder That People Dealing With Anxiety Still Must Get On With Their Lives

During the hearing, Rachel Mitchell, the Republican special counsel for the Judiciary Committee, probed into Ford’s fear of flying. The questions were regarding Ford’s initial refusal to be interviewed by the Judiciary Committee, which Ford and her lawyers attributed to her anxiety around getting on a plane to travel to Washington, D.C. Conservatives were quick […]

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The economy is doing great. But GM, GE and General Mills are getting left behind

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New York (CNN Business)1. Bears in a bull market: The American economy is firing on all cylinders but three of its storied companies are getting left behind. Americans have shelved sugary cereals and yogurts in favor of healthier breakfast meals. That swing has hurt General Mills, which owns Yoplait, Trix, Lucky Charms and Cinnamon Toast […]

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Florence kills 5, including infant, in North Carolina, officials say

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(CNN)At least five people, including a mother and her infant, have died in North Carolina as Tropical Storm Florence slowly moved from the Tar Heel State into South Carolina, officials said Friday. The hospital said it has received three injured patients. In the town of Hampstead, emergency responders going to a call for cardiac arrest […]

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