• Why data may be the key to a cancer
Why data may be the key to a cancer "moon shot"

In talking about why he has hope for America's future, Obama said he sees a spirit in Americans working to flawless our union. "One of the barriers is that kind of infrastructure to be able to let researchers and clinicians and doctors pool their data so all of us begin to learn from it", said Dr.

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  • Kim Davis to attend president's final State of Union Address
Kim Davis to attend president's final State of Union Address

However, he declined to say which member of Congress provided the tickets, fueling hours of speculation over who invited the divisive clerk. Davis rose to fame in her role as a Kentucky county clerk when she refused to issue same-sex marriage licenses after the Supreme Court passed its historic legislation.

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  • Top Syrian rebel leader killed in air strike in Damascus suburb
Top Syrian rebel leader killed in air strike in Damascus suburb

The Syrian Army claimed responsibility for Alloush's death, saying he was killed by the country's Air Force. The rebel leader was instantly killed along with a number of senior commanders of his Army of Islam group and those of the ultraconservative Ahrar al-Sham and the Faylaq al-Rahman groups.

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  • 'Jihadi John' confirmed dead by ISIS-linked media outlet
'Jihadi John' confirmed dead by ISIS-linked media outlet

Mohammed Emwazi, otherwise known as Jihadi John , brandishes a knife in this still image from a 2014 video obtained from SITE Intel Group February the 26th, 2015. Kuwait-born Emwazi had appeared in beheading videos of victims including United Kingdom aid worker David Haines and taxi driver Alan Henning. Spanish journalist Javier Espinosa, who ha...

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  • Pep Guardiola wants to join Arsenal over Chelsea: Shock managerial revelation
Pep Guardiola wants to join Arsenal over Chelsea: Shock managerial revelation

This season there have been exceptional circumstances for them and they will be back. "It is another game where people look at us and see how we behave because even if Chelsea are not in the best position you look at their squad". Everything they touch is gold, sometimes not. Manuel Pellegrini expects another hard test of Manchester City's abilit...

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  • China to issue digital currency
China to issue digital currency "as soon as possible"

The announcement did not identify when the bank is planning to roll out the digital currency . It added that a digital currency would also help reduce money laundering and simplify the trading process, RT says.

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  • Party's congress opens in Hanoi
Party's congress opens in Hanoi

The general secretary is the senior leader, and Nguyen Phu Trong, who is expected to retain his post, said "big opportunities have opened up, however, there remain many difficulties and challenges". This configuration "would be a demonstrable loss for Dung" but it should not be "confused with an outright win by Trong", said Christian Lewis, a Vietn...

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  • Maddow Presses Clinton On Sanders Criticism: You're 'Calling Him Dishonest'
Maddow Presses Clinton On Sanders Criticism: You're 'Calling Him Dishonest'

Contending that poll results that previously gave her a large lead over other Democratic candidates were somewhat artificial and early, Clinton stressed that the presidency "is not a job they give away". In addition to her problems in Iowa, polls have found her in second place in New Hampshire , a state that borders Sanders's home turf, Vermon...

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  • Environmental group to air ads for Bernie Sanders in Iowa, New Hampshire
Environmental group to air ads for Bernie Sanders in Iowa, New Hampshire

The setting may give Clinton a chance to confront Sanders on his past votes related to gun control. When Fallon asked if she watched the appearance with Trump she said no. Mrs. Clinton likely stepped up her attacks after seeing the latest poll numbers coming out of Iowa and New Hampshire. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., and former Maryland Gov.

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  • Penn's daring dealings with 'El Chapo' draw United States scrutiny
Penn's daring dealings with 'El Chapo' draw United States scrutiny

The Mexican government is seeking Guzman's extradition to the US though that process could take months. The Sean Penn-penned article, published by Rolling Stone Saturday, is, of course, its No. "The Attorney General's Office is investigating this event and others involving contacts that Joaquin Guzman had while he was on the run". Noriega, wh...

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  • Bernie Sanders most qualified presidential candidate
Bernie Sanders most qualified presidential candidate

By contrast, Hillary Clinton has been stressing her electability and questioning the costs of Sanders' ideas. Among Democrats, fewer than half said Bill Clinton should be more prominent in his wife's campaign, and less than half felt that his presence in the race would boost her chances of winning.

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  • Man accused of financing Jakarta attacks with ISIS funds arrested
Man accused of financing Jakarta attacks with ISIS funds arrested

Five of the dead were the attackers themselves. Police arrested 12 people linked to the Jakarta attack in raids across the country at the weekend, and found evidence the group had planned further attacks targeting security officials and foreigners in other cities like Bandung.

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  • Curing Cancer Once and For All
Curing Cancer Once and For All

The President's commitment to a moonshot against cancer, led by Vice President Joe Biden, is a galvanizing call for a renewed effort to find new tools to fight cancer . An ambitious, nationwide "moon shot" effort to treat cancer has received a shoutout from no less than President Barack Obama during his State of the Union address .

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  • Blizzard Warning for most of NJ: Snow arrives tonight
Blizzard Warning for most of NJ: Snow arrives tonight

Contributing to the problem are tides that already are running high because of a full moon on Saturday . The National Weather Service's blizzard warning remains in effect all day Saturday until 10 a.m. So does a blizzard mean that a lot of snow is expected to fall? As of 12:30 p.m., 85 customers were without power. Travel is expected to be...

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  • Asif Zardari summons Bilawal to US
Asif Zardari summons Bilawal to US

Addressing a meeting of the party office-bearers and workers from FATA at the Zardari House, the PPP chairman said that government's neglect of the IDPs was a criminal act. Former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, PPP FATA coordinator Akhunzada Chattan, Senator Sherry Rehman, former federal and provincial ministers and political secretary Jamil S...

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  • Kasich scores key New Hampshire endorsement
Kasich scores key New Hampshire endorsement

Many observers noted ARG's spotty record but nonetheless used the poll to feed a fresh round of Kasich-on-the-rise coverage. In fifth place: Kasich's campaign has been boasting about a series of 2nd place finishes in New Hampshire polls but the CNN/WMUR poll released Wednesday shows him in 5th place.

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  • PotashCorp Shuts Down New Brunswick Mine
PotashCorp Shuts Down New Brunswick Mine

Preserve jobs across the company over the long term. The Firm operates in three business divisions: potash, nitrogen and phosphate. "It really is an evaluation of competitiveness in the world and potash prices - our projection in the near-term and the realization that we have to reposition ourselves so that we are operating at the lowest possible...

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  • Rumours of polio drops causing death trigger panic in J&K
Rumours of polio drops causing death trigger panic in J&K

The unprecedented rush at the hospitals came as a surprise for the hospital authorities, who were unable to convince the people and cope with the rush. Witnesses reported wailing and panicked women thronging hospitals with their children, who had been administered the polio drops earlier during the day.

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  • Uber avoids vehicle pick-up app restrictions in London
Uber avoids vehicle pick-up app restrictions in London

Transport for London abandoned plans to force private hire firms to wait five minutes between accepting a booking and picking up a passenger. A formal English language requirement for drivers. She added: "We have launched this fundraising to help save our iconic black cab industry and to protect passengers from a woefully inadequate third tier sy...

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  • Washington, DC Snow Forecast: How Much Snow Will Potential Blizzard Bring?
Washington, DC Snow Forecast: How Much Snow Will Potential Blizzard Bring?

Louis Uccellini, director of the weather service, said: 'It does have the potential to be an extremely risky storm'. The National Weather Service has issued a Blizzard Warning which is in effect until 7 am Sunday . In states impacted by the storm, 3000 flights were canceled Friday and another 3000 were expected to be canceled Saturday . Dis...

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