Woman dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria on Florida vacation, family says

Woman dies after contracting flesh-eating bacteria on Florida vacation, family says

Please enable Javascript to watch this video INDIANAPOLIS – An Indianapolis woman is dead after her family says she contracted a flesh-eating bacterium while on vacation, according to WXIN. The woman’s family said she did not get the right treatment from a local hospital. “They said that they thought it was an abscess or something under […]

'Designated Survivor' and 'Quantico' Canceled at ABC

'Designated Survivor' and 'Quantico' Canceled at ABC

Kiefer Sutherland drama ‘Designated Survivor,’ which enjoyed a lucrative Netflix deal, had been expected to return. ABC is killing Designated Survivor and Quantico. The network is opting to not move forward with either of the dramas, which were hits when they launched but linear failures in their most recent seasons. The pair will continue to air […]

Terrell McClain signs one-year deal with Falcons

Terrell McClain signs one-year deal with Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — The Atlanta Falcons and free-agent defensive tackle Terrell McClain have agreed to terms on a one-year contract. A source said the maximum value of the deal is just over $4 million. McClain flew in for a visit to Atlanta on Thursday night and watched the team conduct its rookie minicamp Friday. […]

AI Weekly: 5 takeaways from Microsoft Build and Google I/O

AI Weekly: 5 takeaways from Microsoft Build and Google I/O

The AI Weekly usually dives deep into a single subject, but with Microsoft and Google hosting their annual developer conferences, this is no ordinary week. Each conference — here’s everything from Microsoft’s Build and everything from Google’s I/O — resulted in dozens of headlines, making it tough to interpret what really matters. Well, here’s a handful of important developments […]

Ford could reopen two US truck plants next Friday

Ford could reopen two US truck plants next Friday

Ford Motor could resume production of its best-selling F-150 pickups as early as Friday, May 18 in Dearborn and Kansas City, according to a source familiar with the automaker’s plans. Ford shut truck plants in Michigan, Missouri and Kentucky earlier this week because of parts shortages caused by a supplier fire in Michigan. Also on […]

West's trial and error interventions in Middle East

West's trial and error interventions in Middle East

West’s trial and error interventions in Middle East Calls for one international political conference after another used to provide me with a glimmer of hope that some of our Middle Eastern challenges would be resolved through the initiatives of advanced Western nations — until I learned that Western bureaucracy is even worse than ours. Unlike […]

The New World Order: Donald Trump goes it alone

The New World Order: Donald Trump goes it alone

Can America run the world without allies? That, in essence, is the question raised by US president Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of a painstakingly constructed international agreement to restrain Iran’s nuclear ambitions. The unilateral exercise of US power is an idea that has long attracted John Bolton, the White House’s newly appointed national […]

Iran nuclear deal: Europe strives to keep agreement

Iran nuclear deal: Europe strives to keep agreement

Image copyright AFP Image caption Iranians have been demonstrating against the US decision A flurry of diplomatic activity is under way to rescue the Iran nuclear deal after President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from it and bring back sanctions against Tehran. German Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke with President Putin of Russia, and […]