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Pope to visit Peruvian region hard hit by El Nino floods
Peru's President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski and Pope Francis arrive to exchange gifts at the Presidential palace in Lima, Peru, Jan. 19, 2018. (Alessandro Bianchi/Pool via AP)

11:04 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

When Pope Francis travels Saturday to northern Peru he will find a region still reeling from devastating floods nearly a year ago that toppled hundreds of thousands of homes, left streets covered in thick layers of mud and even ripped apart tombs from an above-ground cemetery. Near...
Opinion: Choosing immigration criteria is a Sisyphean task

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

WASHINGTON — In 1790, the finest mind in the First Congress, and of his generation, addressed in the House of Representatives the immigration issue: “It is no doubt very desirable that we should hold out as many inducements as possible for the worthy part of mankind to...
Opinion: Journalists must give light; public can find its way

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

I was wrong. Years ago, people used to ask me what journalists should do to combat the nation’s drift toward “factish” and “truthy” logic. What was needed, I’d reply with misplaced confidence, is robust fact-checking. If news media were more aggressive...
So what’s high blood pressure?
The latest hypertension recommendations were issued by a committee convened by the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology.

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

When headlines about new blood pressure guidelines pinged across my phone recently, I remembered a man my inpatient team had admitted to the hospital not long ago. He had gotten up in the middle of the night to use the toilet and passed out, hitting his head on the floor. The first...
5 reasons not to diet in 2018, and what to do instead
Judy Walser, of Cuyahoga Falls, who is participating in the Trinity United Church of Christ’s Trinity Trimmers program, keeps a close eye on the scale as she is weighed in before the worship service by Del Wallace, wife of the church’s pastor, the Rev. Carl P. Wallace, December 11, 2011, in Akron, Ohio. Weight does not equal health. People can be healthy or unhealthy at both lower and higher weights. Focus on wellness, not weight for 2018. (Ed Suba Jr./Akron Beacon Journal/MCT)

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

January, a.k.a. National Dieting Month, is once again upon us. Before you sign up for another a restrictive eating plan that has been designed by someone who doesn’t even know you, here are five reasons to opt out of diet culture this year. 1. Diets don’t work. Anyone...
Ibuprofen appears to mess with male hormones. Should you be worried?

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

In recent decades, prompted by concerns that men’s sperm quality is declining, researchers have looked at things they suspect of potentially disrupting the body’s endocrine system - from chemicals in water bottles to WiFi laptops to wearing tight underwear instead of...
Lifestyle changes for better blood pressure
To lower blood pressure, focus on heart-healthy foods, such as fruit, vegetables, low-fat dairy products, whole grains, nuts and nontropical vegetable oils. The DASH diet (the acronym stands for “Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension”) limits salt and added sugars, and discourages red meat in favor of fish and chicken. (TNS)

11:00 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

If you’re worried about high blood pressure, there are some things you can do beyond taking appropriate medication. The American Heart Association (AHA) points to some not-so-difficult lifestyle changes to delay or lower high pressure and reduce the risk of illnesses associated...
Women will march again with aim to become a political force
In this Jan. 17, 2018, photo, Jeri Burton makes a sign in preparation for a rally in Las Vegas. A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches around the world with a message of female empowerment and protest of President Donald Trump, organizers will mark the anniversary with more than a hundred marches around the world and a rally in Las Vegas aiming to channel the activism to register voters and swing elections for progressives this year. (AP Photo/John Locher)

2:43 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

A year after more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches worldwide with a message of female empowerment and protest against President Donald Trump, activists will return to the streets this weekend in hopes of converting anger and enthusiasm into political force. The 2017...
Governor denies parole for Manson follower Leslie Van Houten
FILE - In this Sept. 6, 2017, file photo, Leslie Van Houten attends her parole hearing at the California Institution for Women in Corona, Calif. California Gov. Jerry Brown has again denied parole for Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson. Brown said in his decision announced Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, that despite Van Houten saying at her parole hearing that she accepts full responsibility for her crimes, she still lays too much of the blame on Manson, who died two months ago. (Stan Lim/Los Angeles Daily News via AP, Pool, File)

10:43 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The governor of California once again denied parole Friday for Leslie Van Houten, the youngest follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson who blamed herself at her parole hearing for letting him control her life. Gov. Jerry Brown said in his decision that Van Houten still lays...
South Korea asks North to explain canceled visit
South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon speaks at the Unification Ministry in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. South Korea has requested North Korea to explain why it abruptly canceled plans to send a delegation over the weekend to prepare for a visit by an art troupe during next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. (Park Dong-joo/Yonhap via AP)

10:42 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

South Korea on Saturday requested North Korea to explain why it abruptly canceled plans to send a delegation over the weekend to prepare for a visit by an art troupe during next month's Pyeongchang Winter Olympics. South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon said that the countries...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Triple Chance' game

10:29 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Triple Chance" game were: 02-06-07-23-24-28-37-41-42-44 (two, six, seven, twenty-three, twenty-four, twenty-eight, thirty-seven, forty-one, forty-two, forty-four)
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Night' game

10:29 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were: 2-3-0, Sum It Up: 5 (two, three, zero; Sum It Up: five)
Winning numbers drawn in 'All or Nothing Night' game

10:29 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were: 01-03-04-05-06-11-12-13-15-17-18-19 (one, three, four, five, six, eleven, twelve, thirteen, fifteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen)
Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 4 Night' game

10:29 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were: 8-7-2-2, Sum It Up: 19 (eight, seven, two, two; Sum It Up: nineteen)
Winning numbers drawn in 'Cash 5' game

10:29 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were: 05-12-14-32-36 (five, twelve, fourteen, thirty-two, thirty-six)
Top-ranked Halep fends off Davis in marathon Round 3 match
Romania's Simona Halep celebrates after defeating United States' Lauren Davis in their third round match at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Saturday, Jan. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian)

9:28 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

Top-ranked Simona Halep saved three match points and finally fended off Lauren Davis 4-6, 6-4, 15-13 in a 3-hour, 45-minute marathon Saturday to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open. The third set took 2 hours and 22 minutes and, after wasting three previous chances to serve...
Landon Bow earns first AHL shutout in Texas Stars win

10:19 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

Curtis McKenzie and Roope Hintz each scored two goals as the Texas Stars defeated the Manitoba Moose 4-0 in Winnipeg on Friday night. Texas goaltender Landon Bow turned away all 27 shots he faced for his first American Hockey League shutout. Hintz scored at 7:09 into the first period...
Records: Las Vegas gunman was germophobe, possibly bipolar
This Oct. 2017 photo released by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Force Investigation Team Report showing the interior of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock's 32nd floor room of the Mandalay Bay hotel, an evidence imaged released as part of a preliminary report by Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, in Las Vegas. Paddock began shooting into the crowd attending the Route 91 Music Festival from his hotel room into a crowd of 22,000 people attending the Route 91 Harvest Festival music below on Oct. 1, 2017. (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP)

10:14 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

After three months of investigation, police have learned more about Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock: He was a high-stakes gambler on a losing streak, obsessed with cleanliness, possibly bipolar and was having difficulties with his live-in girlfriend. But hundreds of interviews and...
Winning numbers drawn in 'Mega Millions' game

10:09 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were: 03-17-23-49-66, Mega Ball: 23, Megaplier: 3 (three, seventeen, twenty-three, forty-nine, sixty-six; Mega Ball: twenty-three; Megaplier: three)
Drake makes surprise appearance at Memphis nightclub
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 09:  Drake attends

9:47 pm Friday, January 19, 2018

He may have started from the bottom, but rapper Drake is making headlines after doing one dance that started in the Bluff City. According to party promoter Curtis Givens, the Grammy winner called him wanting to have a private party at In LOVE Memphis, a popular nightclub. Givens...
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