500kg woman undergoes weight-loss surgery
Eman is getting about 1,750kcal every day, which is on a par with the average calorie intake of a woman - 1600-200Kcal. Because Abd El Aty had no other option left, she tweeted about her problem, and this is how her story got exposure.
Vista to buy DH Corp. for $2.03 billion, combine with Misys
DH has attracted interest after diversifying from a traditional cheque-printing company to a financial technology firm. Almost 60 per cent of its C$1.5-billion in annual revenue comes from outside the United States.
South Korea scandal: President Park Geun-hye to discover fate
South Korean President Park Geun-hye finds out Friday whether a court will remove her from office over a corruption scandal or allow her to complete her term.
European Union leaders voted to reappoint Donald Tusk despite stark Polish opposition
The Bulgarian government has chose to support the reelection of Donald Tusk as Euripean Council President for another term. Maltese prime minister Joseph Muscat chaired the session to decide Mr Tusk's mandate.
Wind Storm Aftermath: 857000 Remain Without Power in Michigan, Numerous Schools Closed
For those residents who may come across a downed power line, they are reminded to call DTE Energy immediately at 1-800-477-4747. Some may not have power back until the weekend, line workers from out of state will start arriving Thursday morning to help.
Pope Francis says church could consider married priests
Some countries face a serious shortage of Catholic priests; and Pope Francis is trying to fix that. Catholic Priests welcomed the pope's comments .
Starbucks gets artsy with spring bevy cups
SBUX says that the colors were chosen to represents the few burst of color that start to appear after a long, gray winter. The color of the cups will be dependent on size; a tall comes in green, blue for grande cups and yellow for venti cups.
Top US prosecutor fired after refusing White House order to quit
Bharara has made public corruption and insider trading an emphasis since President Barack Obama appointed him midway through 2009. Attorney's Office spokeswoman Melodie Rydalch said Saturday that the department is not commenting on the matter at this time .
Step Aside Soda!… Bottled Water is King of the Land
In a latest report, bottled water became the largest beverage category by volume in 2016 in the US , surpassing sodas. Bottled water consumption dipped in 2008 and 2009, but has grown consistently from 1977 to 2016.
Gas price war erupts on Houston's south side
Consumers could see a 10-cent drop in retail gasoline prices before a sharp rise expected by Memorial Day, according to AAA. That did not happen, with the US average falling 2 cents a gallon in the last week to $2.29 this morning.
Projected first-round pick Sidney Jones injures leg at Pro Day
Reports say that Jones fell to the ground during a back pedal drill and had to be helped off the field. The last drill, last thing you've got to do, and that happens.
Intel To Buy Assisted Driving Tech Firm Mobileye for $15.3 Billion
Mobileye and Intel already are collaborating with BMW on a project that will see the production of 40 self-driving test cars. At a price of $63.54 per share, the offer for Mobileye is a more than 34% premium from its March 10 closing price of $47.27.
How To Check The Results Of Punjab Assembly Elections 2017
In 2017, it gives the BJP a massive majority, at around 285 seats, with the SP-Congress alliance being a distant second. VMR poll shows the BJP getting between 190 to 210 seats, the upper end of which will get it past the half-way mark.
RadioShack files bankruptcy again; will close about 200 stores
This includes reducing operating expenses by 23% in 2016 and gross profit dollars going up by 8% during that year. RadioShack closed 2,400 stores in its 2015 bankruptcy filing.
Northwestern doesn't hold back in celebrating first tournament bid
If there's one thing that we've seen throughout the season, it's been that any team can beat another on any given night. The Wildcats will begin defense of their title in Buffalo against the victor of the play-in game between Mount St.