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  • Healthy teen dies of heart problems after too much caffeine

    May 15, 2017 8:02 PM 11

    A coroner says a healthy 16-year-old South Carolina high school student died from heart problems after drinking too much caffeine. Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said Monday that Davis Cripe had no pre-existing heart condition that might have caused him to collapse and die in a classroom last month. Watts says Cripe drank a large Mountain Dew, a latte

  • NHS services still facing cyber threat

    May 15, 2017 10:26 AM 93

    Routine operations, blood tests and GP appointments have been delayed or cancelled after a cyber-attack affected computer systems in hospitals and GP surgeries across England and Scotland on Friday. A number of hospital trusts and GP surgeries are still facing serious issues, following a weekend of disruption. GP surgeries across Lincolnshire have been severely

  • Father arrested after son eats cannabis-infused candy

    May 15, 2017 2:22 AM 20

    A 10-year-old boy from Ramapo was sent to the emergency room after overdosing on cannabis-infused sour gummy candy, police say. The child's father says he permitted the boy to sit in the family's car alone, and the package of 'pink lemonade belts' infused with cannabis was also in the car. The boy ate the candy and suffered the effects of the THC in his body. The boy's

  • WHO Confirms Second Ebola Case In Congo

    May 14, 2017 9:00 PM 21

    The first case in the outbreak in a remote area of Congo was announced on Friday. The World Health Organization on Sunday confirmed a second case of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo, following a recent outbreak of over a dozen other suspected cases this week. WHO declared the outbreak on Friday, when the organization confirmed a first case of the disease

  • 18,000-plus participate in Race for the Cure

    May 14, 2017 5:20 PM 18

    PITTSBURGH - The 25th anniversary of the Susan G. Komen Pittsburgh Race for the Cure® concluded Sunday morning after participants began at 8 a.m. According to a press release, the Komen Race for the Cure attracted more than 18,000 participants, including approximately 1,500 breast cancer survivors. So far, the race has helped raise over $31 million for breast

  • Action to 'enhance security' following cyber-attack

    May 14, 2017 2:54 PM 31

    Action to increase cyber security is to be stepped up in Scotland following the ransomware attack on NHS computers. Justice Secretary Michael Matheson said more than 120 public bodies were being contacted to ensure their defences were adequate. He said NHS systems in Scotland were expected to be recovered by Monday and that patients with appointments

  • Snake bites began early in 2017; copperheads posing threat

    May 14, 2017 2:22 PM 14

    Authorities say they're seeing a large number of snake bites in Georgia. Officials at the Georgia Poison Control Center have seen 55 snake bites so far this year, they told WSB-TV (http://2wsb.tv/2qXOZok). Dr. Gaylord Lopez of the poison control center says they saw their first snakebite call of 2017 during the first week in January, which is very early

  • Ransomware Attacks Ravage Computer Networks In Dozens Of Countries

    May 14, 2017 5:07 AM 27

    Cyber security experts are still scrambling to contain a global ransomware attack that has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, including the U.S., U.K., Russia, China, Ukraine, and India. First, there were reports of Spain's largest telecom being hit with pop-up windows demanding a $300 ransom, paid in the cryptocurrency

  • The Latest: Researcher who helped halt cyberattack applauded

    May 14, 2017 1:33 AM 20

    Cybersecurity officials in Britain have applauded a young researcher for helping halt the global ransomware cyberattack. In a post on its website, Britain's National Cyber Security Center said that by registering a domain name that unexpectedly stopped the spread of the malware, the anonymous Britain-based cyber specialist, known as Malware Tech, had prevented

  • Woman claims she found squid-like substance in coconut water

    May 13, 2017 7:24 PM 11

    GOSHEN, N.Y. - A New York woman claims she found a strange, squid-like substance at the bottom of a bottle of Vita Coco coconut water. Barbara Kline, 34, made the disturbing discovery on April 25, according to her Facebook post. Kline told WABC that she opened the bottle, took a sip of the beverage and swallowed a clump of a thick substance. Coconut