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Coconut oil health claims not all they’re cracked up to be, says report

If you’ve been stirring coconut oil into your coffee or cooking with it every day, a Calgary nutritionist says you should heed a new warning by the American Heart Association.

Canada’s pharma companies disclose payments to doctors for 1st time

Canadians can now take a peek at the amount of money pharmaceutical companies pay doctors. But the data does not provide information about individual doctors or details about why the money...

Gladiacoin, Empower Coin (eCoin) Have Bitten the Dust. Who Might be Next, And How...

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have been in the news this year, virtually non-stop… because “it’s hot”. Total cryptocurrency valuation recently leaped over an enviable Market Cap threshold: over $100 Billion. But, with...

Senate Unveils Health-Care Reshape, Rolls Back Medicaid, Provides Income-Linked Subsidies

The curtain was partially peeled back on the reshaping of the U.S. health-care system as Republican Senate leaders circulated a discussion draft of the plan Wednesday afternoon in Washington, DC among...

Supreme Court says laws can’t ban people from social media

The Supreme Court has ruled that groups of people cannot be hit with blanket social media bans, doing so in response to a North Carolina law prohibiting sex offenders from using...

Red Sox sign first-round pick Houck

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Boston Red Sox have signed first-round draft pick Tanner Houck and assigned the right-handed pitcher to their minor league affiliate in Lowell, Massachusetts.

Hamels could be back in Rangers rotation by next week

Cole Hamels could be back in the Texas Rangers rotation

Banged-up Mets put RHP Wheeler on 10-day disabled list

LOS ANGELES (AP) The New York Mets have put right-hander Zack Wheeler on the 10-day disabled list because of biceps tendinitis, the third member of their rotation to currently be...

O’Mahony to lead Lions in 1st test against New Zealand

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) The odds were long against Peter O'Mahony rising to the captaincy of the British and Irish Lions for the first test against the All Blacks on...

Chechen Officials Deny Claims That Gay Men Are Being Beaten and Tortured

The warden of a Chechen prison denounced claims that his officers detained and tortured gay men — saying his officers would “not even want to touch such people,” The Independent reported....