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December 29, 2018 5:12 PM Russia, Turkey discuss coordination in Syria after U.S. withdrawal

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Foreign and defense ministers from Russia and Turkey discussed coordination between their forces in Syria after the United States’ decision to withdraw troops from the Arab republic, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Saturday. “Today, an understanding was reached on how military representatives of Russia and Turkey will continue 102

December 18, 2018 10:49 AM Don't blame migrants for everything, Pope tells politicians

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Pope Francis on Tuesday condemned nationalist leaders who blame migrants for their countries’ problems and themselves fostered mistrust in society by pursuing dishonest gain and xenophobic and racist policies. The 82-year-old pope, who has made defense of migrants a plank of his papacy, made the comments in his message for the Catholic 94

December 17, 2018 3:42 PM Evofem shares surge as contraceptive gel meets late-stage trial goal

(Reuters) - Shares of Evofem Biosciences Inc jumped as much as 38 percent on Monday after its birth control gel showed effectiveness in a late-stage study, bringing the first hormone-free contraceptive close to approval. Male condoms and oral pills dominate the $5.5 billion contraceptive market in the United States. However, oral pills cause side effects 126

December 4, 2018 6:08 PM SpaceX delay may mean 36,000 wormy passengers are too old for their planned experiments

Scientists will send thousands of <em>C. elegans</em> up to space in hopes of understanding muscle loss in astronauts. (Shutterstock) Thousands of microscopic worms will be launched into space — wriggling around in SpaceX's next cargo shipment to the International Space Station aboard the SpaceX Dragon. But the launch, which was planned for today 113

November 30, 2018 6:31 PM Canada police officer shot by fellow officer during heated argument

A cop with the Niagara Regional Police Service was shot by a fellow officer after a heated argument. (Niagara Regional Police Service) A Canadian police officer is in stable condition after he was reportedly shot by a fellow officer during a heated argument that turned violent Thursday. The Niagara Regional Police Service said officers were investigating 126

November 23, 2018 5:53 PM Pardoned turkeys will live out their days at 'Gobblers Rest'

BLACKSBURG, Va. – The pair of turkeys that President Donald Trump pardoned on Tuesday will be living out their days at Virginia Tech. The Virginian-Pilot report s that the turkeys named "Peas" and "Carrots" are going to a place called "Gobblers Rest" in Blacksburg, Virginia. It's a home created for them at the university's College of Agriculture and Life Sciences 62

October 28, 2018 8:00 AM Tekashi69's Crew Was Allegedly Packing Heat, Making Deadly Threats Before Shooting

The shooting that left a hole in the stomach of a Tekashi69 crew member was triggered by threats of gun violence and death ... threats coming from the rapper's own muscle. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Tekashi's crew tried to bully its way into the NYC restaurant where 6ix9ine was supposed to meet with a record exec. The rapper's security was turned 135

October 24, 2018 9:09 PM Surgeon age doesn't affect cataract surgery outcomes

(Reuters Health) - Late-career surgeons perform a large proportion of cataract operations, and they do it with an overall low rate of adverse events, a Canadian study suggests. In recent years, researchers have analyzed whether surgeons’ age affects their skills, dexterity and risk for mistakes in the operating room, the study authors note in JAMA Ophthalmology 121

October 22, 2018 9:54 PM Jeff Flake says Trump's claim about the migrant caravan is "a fear tactic"

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi told CNN’s Dana Bash on Monday that she is “pretty comfortable” she will be Speaker again if Democrats win the House in November. “It is up to them to make that decision, but I feel pretty comfortable where I am,” Pelosi said on her caucus. A number of Democrats running in 2018, looking to curb Republican attacks, have pledged 56

October 18, 2018 7:42 PM Multiple Kansas Republicans back Kris Kobach’s Democratic opponent

Two former Republican governors have backed Democrat Laura Kelly's gubernatorial bid over Republican nominee Kris Kobach. (Brian Hayes/The Wichita Eagle via AP) Multiple Republican leaders in Kansas have publicly backed Democrat Laura Kelly’s gubernatorial bid – a blow to controversial Republican Kris Kobach. Gov. Mike Hayden, who led Kansas from 1987 to 1991, was the latest 136