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Should I Stop Eating Asparagus To Halt Cancer's Spread?

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A protein found in asparagus and other everyday foods has been linked to the spread of breast cancer, scientists have discovered. In future, the scientists believe that alongside conventional treatments like chemotherapy, breast cancer patients could be given a diet in hospital that restricts asparagine to help stop the disease spreading and improve outcomes. Read More »

Black Lives Matter leader fatally shot in New Orleans

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Moye made headlines previous year after he was seen leaping over caution tape and snatching a Confederate flag from a protester during a live television broadcast in downtown Charleston. Charleston journalist Shani Raine Gilchrist said that, although she'd only met Moye on a handful of occasions, he was not forgettable. Walter Scott's brother, Anthony Scott, said D'Baha helped their family get justice after the shooting of his brother, according to the station. Read More »

Rescuers fearless aftershocks as bodies pulled from teetering Taiwan tower

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Also Thursday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a message of condolence and support to Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen, according to the Foreign Ministry. Tsai, who visited survivors on Wednesday and the Yun Tsui apartment block, praised emergency responders. "The government will work with everyone to guard their homeland". Read More »

Trump Wants Pentagon To Stage Military Parade Down Pennsylvania Avenue

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The parade, one of a number of parades and celebratory events held in the wake of the war, was reportedly the largest victory celebration since the end of the Second World War. On Jan. 19, 2017, the day before he was inaugurated, Trump told the Post in an interview , "We're going to show the people as we build up our military, we're going to display our military". Read More »

Iran ready to help Turkey with its concerns in Syria

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The SOHR said Tuesday's death toll was the highest recorded in Eastern Ghouta in more than a month. More than 350 people - including 86 children and 68 women - have been killed in bombardments in Eastern Ghouta alone since December 29, SOHR says. Read More »

U.S. jets bomb 'pro-regime' forces in Syria

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Syrian state media said the USA -led coalition bombing had left dozens killed and wounded. Assad regime forces hit the headquarters of the Syrian Democratic Forces. Officials declined to say whether the airstrikes were conducted with manned or unmanned aircraft. More than 100 fighters aligned with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were killed overnight when US coalition and coalition-backed local forces repelled their attack in eastern Syria, a USA official said on Thursday. Read More »

Palestinian kills Israeli near West Bank settlement

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Most of the global community considers all Jewish West Bank settlements illegal. "The security forces will catch whoever tries to attack Israeli citizens and we will deal with them to the fullest extent of the law". Rav Ben-Gal was murdered in a stabbing attack near Ariel, in Shomron, on Monday, 20 Shevat. The victim was identified by an internal settler communique as Itamar Ben Gal, in his 40s and a resident of Har Bracha settlement near the West Bank city of Nablus . Read More »

Two dead, over 100 injured in Taiwan quake

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No tsunami warnings have been issued. Tuesday was the second anniversary of a 6.4-magnitude quake that struck northeast of Pingtung City in southern Taiwan, killing 117 people. "We didn't really know what to do", Ms Clarke told TVNZ 1's Breakfast . "We live in Wellington and we have experience a few but this is definitely so much bigger", she said. Read More »

Light snowfall, freezing rain could create travel delays Wednesday

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Areas to the north of Kansas City area, north of the Missouri River, including St. Joseph, Missouri, to Kirksville, Missouri, may see the highest possible totals of 2 to 4 inches, with a possible 4-plus inches in localized areas. On average, 17.3 inches fall this month, as compared to 14.9 inches in January and 9.6 inches in December. Wednesday , the high will be near 30 with sunny skies and a northwest wind of 6 miles per hour, the weather service said. Read More »

Trump Awaits a 'Magical Moment' to Ban Nuclear Weapons

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Berlin does not have its own arsenal, but the Pentagon maintained nuclear warheads in Germany as part of a huge military presence created to deter Soviet invasion of western Europe . "This change runs directly counter to an NPT commitment to reduce the role of nuclear weapons in security policies in order to facilitate disarmament". Read More »

LeT attacks hospital to free Pak accomplice, two cops killed

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Naveed Jat alias Abu Hunzullah escaped when the waiting militants fired at the police outside the S.M.H.S hospital. Two Lashkar militants rained bullets at the police party and fled in a auto towards downtown Srinagar . The freakish incident took place while the terrorist was being taken to Shri Maharaja Hari Singh hospital for medical tests in Srinagar , Jammu and Kashmir. Read More »

Pak can not separate Kashmir from India: Rajnath Singh

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They are always trying to divide India or trying to create havoc in our country. Pakistan's prime minister has pledged his government's continued support for the struggle of the people of Kashmir, saying the residents of the divided Himalayan region have rendered great sacrifices in their fight for freedom, which can not be suppressed. Read More »

1 deputy killed, 4 injured in Colorado Springs shooting

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He was supported by his loving wife and 7-year-old twins. " Deputy Flick was an outstanding member of my agency and he will be missed ", said Sheriff Bill Elder. The procession for Flick was scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. His death is the third in law enforcement over recent weeks in Colorado , and in a statement , Governor John Hickenlooper said, "There's no denying the grave impact this sequence of shootings is having on our state". Read More »

Girl (12) arrested after five people wounded in school shooting

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The young female student who allegedly opened fire inside a Los Angeles middle school classroom Thursday reportedly thought the gun was a toy. "With the suspect in custody, the situation is under control", Sgt. Doctors say the male student who was shot in the head is extremely lucky because no vital parts were hit. Ms Anzueto said there were no metal detectors at the school. Read More »

State Police Stepping Up Patrols for Super Bowl Weekend

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Someone has to lose the Super Bowl, but you don't need to lose your license, that's the message from Colorado State Patrol. Law Enforcement will be aggressively enforcing traffic laws and cracking down on drunk driving to reduce preventable crashes, injuries, and deaths. Read More »

Paul Ryan Deletes Tweet About Tax Cuts Amid Social Media Backlash

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Ketchum had told AP her check went up $1.50 per week and, while the quote wasn't a stretch, she more or less felt put on the spot to say something. The following message was tweeted out from Ryan's account on Saturday morning and then was subsequently deleted after it became clear how poorly it was being received. Read More »

Mattis says USA has no evidence of Syrian use of sarin gas

On Friday, US Defense Secretary James Mattis said Washington was "concerned" about the use of sarin in Syria, but could not confirm reports from NGOs and militant groups regarding the use of the toxic gas. The Syrian government denies using chemical weapons; Russian Federation says extremists have used chemical weapons in the past. The United States frequently accuses the Syrian government of developing and using chemical weapons in order to "justify its illegal and criminal acts" in the ... Read More »

Democrats say GOP memo aims to protect Trump, smear Federal Bureau of Investigation

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But the President had other priorities ahead of a key appearance by Rosenstein on the Hill , according to sources familiar with the meeting. CNN reported that Rosenstein was surprised by the question put forward by Donald Trump . Rosenstein, it would appear , is willing to make certain compromises to please his boss. While searching for Comey's replacement, Trump interviewed acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe. Read More »

Maldives' oppn demands Prez Yameen's ouster after court ruling

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As the supporters of former President Mohamed Nasheed continue to clash with the police in the Maldivian capital Male , India has called upon the government of Maldives to free the political prisoners. It said their trials had violated the constitution. The Maldives, known for luxury tourist resorts, became a multiparty democracy 10 years ago after decades of autocratic rule. Read More »

Six people wounded in shooting in Italy

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He has been named in reports as Luca Traini, an anti-immigration activist who stood in regional elections past year for far-right party Northern League. The 18-year-old's dismembered body was recently found in two suitcases on the outskirts of the city. Appearing with a flag tied around his neck, he got out of his black Alfa Romeo auto and climbed the steps to the Monument to the Fall and shouted " Italy to the Italians" as he made a Roman salute, Resto del Carlino reported. Read More »

800 terrorists killed in Syria's Afrin: Turkey's Erdogan

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They said the attack happened in a village in Aleppo province. Ankara Gov. Ercan Topaca said three people had sustained light injuries from flying debris at the scene of Thursday's explosion. The army said that one of the soldiers was killed in a clash and another on the border area, without giving further details. A separate statement said that a tank was hit in Afrin, killing six soldiers. Read More »

Russian plane shot down in Syria

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The downing of the plane came as Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air support and Iranian infantry, have intensified their offensive in Idlib, one of the last rebel-held bastions in Syria. The scenario where a US-backed, US-supplied jihadist group in Syria uses U.S. weapons to shoot down a Russian plane and then murders the pilot on the ground should be seen as a near-nightmare escalation, drawing the USA and Russia terrifyingly closer to direct conflict. Read More »

Pentagon unveils sweeping nuclear strategy changes

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Shanahan was joined at the event by Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette and Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas A. Shannon Jr. To be fair, this particular mushroom cloud has been looming on the horizon for a while: towards the end of a year ago, United States president Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un entered into a very public "mine's bigger than yours" missile-waving contest. Read More »