British Woman’s Long-Lost Mother May Be in Canada

Europe 08/14/18, 08:55

Vanessa Joseph thinks her mom, who she hasn’t seen for decades, could be living in Calgary or Vancouver Vanessa Joseph hopes with all her heart that her mother lives in Canada. She believes that would make it easier to find her, and there are no clues to her whereabouts in any ...

Romanian Government Faces Renewed Pressure After Protest Clashes

Europe 08/14/18, 08:34

Romania’s government faces renewed pressure over its controversial overhaul of the judiciary after hundreds of protesters who oppose the changes were injured in clashes with riot police, the first time demonstrations that began 1 1/2 years ago have turned violent. Tear gas and a water cannon were used Aug.10 in Bucharest ...

Medicare Patients Could See Benefits Under New Proposed ACO Rules

Europe 08/14/18, 08:32

The average person probably hasn’t heard of an Accountable Care Organization, or ACO as it’s called in the health care world, but that could change if the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) changes how ACOs are governed. ACOs are groups of health care providers, such as hospitals or physicians ...

Trump Aide Bolton Meets With Turkish Ambassador to Discuss Detention of Pastor

New York 08/14/18, 08:31

National security adviser John Bolton met with Turkey’s ambassador to the United States on Aug. 13 to discuss the detention of American evangelical pastor Andrew Brunson, according to the White House. “At the Turkish ambassador’s request, Ambassador John Bolton met with Ambassador Serdar Kilic of Turkey today in the White House. ...

Drenching Rains Close Roads, Prompt Rescues in Pennsylvania

Europe 08/14/18, 08:28

DARBY, Pa.—Overnight rains triggered flash flooding in parts of central and eastern Pennsylvania on Aug. 13, closing down a heavily traveled interstate and sending water into homes in the mountainous coal regions. State highway and emergency management officials reported numerous closed roads in a wide swath of the state from Williamsport ...

Bay Area Home Prices Freeze Out 1 in 5 Potential Buyers

Europe 08/14/18, 08:23

Potential homebuyers trying to break into the Bay Area real estate market without a high-paying tech job or financial help from family may find the American Dream of home ownership slipping right out the window. A California Association of Realtors (CAR) study released last week showed that—with Bay Area median home ...

Ivanka Trump: No Place For White Supremacy, Racism, Neo-Nazism In US

New York 08/12/18, 06:34

The tweets come on the anniversary of deadly unrest triggered by a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. President Trump's daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump on Saturday condemned white supremacy ahead of the anniversary of last year's violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. "One year ago in Charlottesville, we witnessed ...