President George H.W. Bush hospitalized with blood infection
Apr23

President George H.W. Bush hospitalized with blood infection

Brett Coomer – Pool/Getty Images(HOUSTON) — Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized just a week after his wife, Barbara Bush, died.”President Bush was admitted to the Houston Methodist Hospital [Sunday] morning after contracting an inf…

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Macron, Merkel expected to push Trump on keeping US in Iran nuclear deal
Apr23

Macron, Merkel expected to push Trump on keeping US in Iran nuclear deal

Thomas Lohnes/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — French president Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte arrived at the White House Monday evening to the pomp and circumstance typical of a state visit, the choreography of which he is expected to balance agains…

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Rand Paul’s last-minute switch gives Pompeo favorable committee vote
Apr23

Rand Paul’s last-minute switch gives Pompeo favorable committee vote

Mark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A last-minute switch to “yes” by Kentucky Republican Rand Paul gave CIA director Mike Pompeo enough votes to get a favorable recommendation from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Monday, letting him avoid be…

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Seniors more likely to fall when taking opioids after hospital treatment: Study
Apr23

Seniors more likely to fall when taking opioids after hospital treatment: Study

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Seniors recovering from trauma after being admitted to hospitals may be more likely to have falls when taking prescribed opioids, according to a new study.While opioids are commonly used to manage acute pain, they can hav…

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Defense rests in Bill Cosby’s retrial
Apr23

Defense rests in Bill Cosby’s retrial

Michael Bryant-Pool/Getty Images(NORRISTOWN, Pa.) — The defense team in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault retrial in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, rested its case on Monday, paving the way for key closing arguments Tuesday.“You now have all t…

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