Russians use about 10 million leeches a year to treat heart disease, glaucoma, prostatitis, hypertension and even lower back pain.
New York TimesSenator Responds to Trump's NRA Speech With Photos of Shooting VictimsNew York TimesSenator Christopher S. Murphy, center, has pushed for increased gun control since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in 2012. Credit Alex Brandon/Associated Press. As President Trump took the stage to champion the Second Amendment at a ...'I am going to come through for you,' Trump vows to NRAWashington PostTrump Brings Campaign Rhetoric To NRA Speech, Pledging Gun-Rights SupportNPRTrump...
The district’s uncertainty was compounded when a judge declined to issue an injunction requested by the city that might have led to a desperately needed influx of cash.
The mayor offered a familiar defense for Joseph Ponte’s use of a city-owned vehicle to travel beyond the five boroughs on 90 days last year: He was told it was O.K.
Holding its draft in the home of the underdog, Philadelphia, the league is faced with an undercurrent of worrisome trends, including a startling decline in TV viewership.
The church’s highest court has ruled that the consecration of its first openly gay bishop violated church law, compounding a bitter rift over homosexuality.
The Pentagon is investigating the deaths of two Army Rangers during a raid targeting a leader of Islamic State militants in Afghanistan.
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The pope warned against wrapping violence and terror in the language of religion and urged the Egyptian president toward progress on human rights.
The missile took off from a site northeast of Pyongyang, the North Korean capital, according to South Korean officials, who said the test ended in failure.
During World War II, Mrs. Finch quietly undermined Japan when it occupied the Philippines, and was tortured for it. Then she quietly raised a family in the United States.
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