• Jordan Spieth cites health concerns for pulling out of Olympics
Jordan Spieth cites health concerns for pulling out of Olympics

Presumably at some point this week we'll get down to talking about the 145th Open Championship, but even with one day to go it still seems some way off. "I don't feel like I've let the game down at all", he said. "I didn't get into golf to try and grow the game". "You can't really pick up HGH in a urine test, so I could use HGH and get away wit...

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  • Three Betty Crocker Cake Mixes Recalled Amid E. Coli Fears
Three Betty Crocker Cake Mixes Recalled Amid E. Coli Fears

Coli. The General Mills products are the Betty Crocker Delights Super Moist Party Rainbow Chip cake mix and the Betty Crocker Delights Super Moist Carrot cake mix . Mary Constantine is a features writer for the Knoxville News Sentinel with a focus on food. For a list of the recalled "used by" dates on the General Mills flour brands, see the...

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  • SKorea confirms anti-missile system site
SKorea confirms anti-missile system site

The South Korean Defense Ministry said it chose to deploy the system to rural Seongiu, which is home to 45,000 people, to maximize effectiveness while minimizing risks to residents and the environment. The THAAD system is a project by Lockheed Martin that will be deployed, amidst fears of North Korea nuclea tests. With the selection of the ...

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  • Eye Test Could Detect Early Stages of Alzheimer's
Eye Test Could Detect Early Stages of Alzheimer's

Alzheimer's is the most common form of dementia among the elderly. Findings suggest that an earlier hormone replacement treatment could be an effective preventive intervention among newly menopausal women. Since brain development can vary quite a bit from person to person, it would be valuable to track individual children over a long period of ti...

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  • Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton in presidential race
Bernie Sanders endorses Hillary Clinton in presidential race

Trump ridiculed the move in a series of Twitter posts, saying Sanders had abandoned the supporters who flocked to his insurgent campaign to rein in Wall Street and get big money out of politics. "I'm really excited to see Hillary back in New Hampshire and to see Bernie and to see everyone come together". It's a moment that many in the Democratic ...

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  • No job losses expected in KeyBank, First Niagara merger
No job losses expected in KeyBank, First Niagara merger

That includes plans to expand its mortgage, auto lending, and insurance businesses. The announcement was immediately met with backlash from residents and politicians - notably U.S. For more information, visit https://www.key.com/ . KeyBank is expected to grow their employment numbers following the merger to at least 500 to 600 new jobs over th...

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  • Labour MPs will understand they must come together, says defiant Jeremy Corbyn
Labour MPs will understand they must come together, says defiant Jeremy Corbyn

Labour faces the unlikely situation where most MPs in the 232-strong parliamentary party are opposed to Corbyn's leadership, though he enjoys much support from members of the party. Eagle is challenging as she feels Corbyn would not be an effective challenger to the Conservative Party in a General Election. "Jeremy is a good man with great L...

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  • Clinton ally presses GOP donation for Trump tax returns
Clinton ally presses GOP donation for Trump tax returns

When third party candidates are not considered, Trump leads the poll in both Pennsylvania in Florida, while the candidates remain tied in Ohio. ABC reports, "Clinton still leads Trump with large margins in all three states when it comes to non-white voters".

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  • Limiting travel, controlling mosquitoes reduces Zika risk
Limiting travel, controlling mosquitoes reduces Zika risk

In a news release, Dr. Dagmar Vitek, medical director for the Salt Lake County Department of Health, said the patient "had an underlying medical condition and tested positive for Zika , so we know it contributed to [the death], but we don't know that it was the sole cause [of death]".

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  • NASA's Juno Spacecraft Captures First Pictures From Jupiter Orbit
NASA's Juno Spacecraft Captures First Pictures From Jupiter Orbit

July 13 A NASA spacecraft has sent back the first pictures since arriving at Jupiter. On the right side of the photo, you can see three of the planet's four major moons - Io, Europa and Ganymede. Braving intense radiation, a NASA spacecraft reached Jupiter on Monday after a five-year voyage to begin exploring the king of the planets. In the m...

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  • NASA's Juno sends first view from Jupiter orbit
NASA's Juno sends first view from Jupiter orbit

The photo shows Jupiter's side where it is already daytime, along with its three largest moons, Europa, Io and Ganymede. However, on Tuesday, NASA released an image taken by the satellite on Sunday from a distance of 2.7 million miles. The next time Juno's orbit carries it close by the planet will be on August 27. It'll take about four image...

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  • Tour de France: Chris Froome retains lead after Stage 9
Tour de France: Chris Froome retains lead after Stage 9

British success might not directly breed more of the same on the Tour, but Cavendish said it was certainly something all the riders shared in. Saturday's stage took the riders on a 184 kilometers route , where Froome finished 1st in a time of 4 hours 57 minutes and 33 seconds to move to the top of the overall standings.

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  • Hillary Clinton: Trump Will Use U.S. Military to Go After Critics
Hillary Clinton: Trump Will Use U.S. Military to Go After Critics

In the two other swing states surveyed, OH and Pennsylvania, Clinton trailed in every race but one: a one-on-one matchup between Clinton and Trump in Ohio . Trump is obsessively and publicly focused on polls . In Florida, Trump leads by three points with 42 percent to Clinton's 39 percent. On immigration those numbers for both candidates...

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  • Is Theresa May good for the US?
Is Theresa May good for the US?

After her own visit to the palace to be formally entrusted with the job by the monarch, May will then enter Number 10 Downing Street as prime minister in the afternoon. She succeeds David Cameron , who resigned in the wake of Brexit referendum that ended his six-year-long stint as the prime minister of Britain. "I think she's a cautious person, an...

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  • Pokémon Go Automatically Granted Access To Users Gmail & Documents
Pokémon Go Automatically Granted Access To Users Gmail & Documents

It's something most apps don't dare demand. "What level of access was given to your Google account verses what was really given at a gradual level created some uncomfortable confusion", said Bowden. "This is probably just the result of epic carelessness", expressed software architect Adam Reeve . "I don't know how well they will guard this a...

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  • Sixth travel-related case of Zika confirmed in Duval
Sixth travel-related case of Zika confirmed in Duval

And Olympic travelers represent only a small fraction (less then 0.25 percent) of people traveling into and out of Zika-infected countries. DCHHS advises individuals with symptoms to see a healthcare provider if they visited an area where Zika virus is present or had sexual contact with a person who traveled to an area where Zika virus ...

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  • Clinton watches a matinee of 'Hamilton,' adds to her campaign treasury
Clinton watches a matinee of 'Hamilton,' adds to her campaign treasury

NEW YORK (AP) — Hillary Clinton said Tuesday the hit Broadway musical "Hamilton" offers lessons for the nation, telling donors following a special fundraising performance, "Let's not throw away our shot". "It'll be fine. I'll be here". Jennifer, Lin-Manuel, and Epic Records are donating 100 percent of the proceeds from each download on the dates ...

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  • Utah Confirms First Zika Related Death in Continental US
Utah Confirms First Zika Related Death in Continental US

The individual died in late June, was elderly and had an underlying health condition , according to a Salt Lake County Health Department news release. Officials, at the time, said the woman was 55 but did not disclose any additional information about her. In other areas of the US where Zika prone mosquitoes are found, officials still have ...

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  • CDC Allocates $25 Million to Fight Zika
CDC Allocates $25 Million to Fight Zika

Scott directed state Surgeon General Celeste Philip to oversee distribution of the money to county health departments, local mosquito districts and laboratories for training, mosquito surveillance, and the purchase of Zika prevention kits from the CDC.

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  • Romania reports first case of Zika virus
Romania reports first case of Zika virus

A resident of the western U.S. state of Utah who was infected with the Zika virus has died, making it the first Zika-related death in the continental United States, officials have said . More than 1,100 travel-related Zika cases have been diagnosed in the continental US, including 320 cases in pregnant women, according to the CDC .

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