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Salt substitutes linked to lower risk of heart attack (4)
The mineral is a vital part of the human diet, but too much can raise blood pressure Eleanor Hayward , Health Correspondent Wednesday August 10 2022, 12.01am , The Times Low-sodium substitutes were found to lower blood pressure and rates of heart disease NEUSTOCKIMAGES/GETTY Eleanor Hayward , Health Correspondent Wednesday August 10 2022, 12.01am , The Times Switching table salt for healthier low-sodium alternatives can cut the risk
DNA leads to arrest of Hawaii man in 1982 California killing (4)
The Associated Press August 9, 2022, 5:00 PM SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) - A Hawaii man has been arrested after DNA technology helped investigators identify him as a suspect in the 1992 slaying of a 15-year-old girl who was abducted in Northern California from a bus stop, raped and killed, authorities said. Karen Stitt was waiting for a bus in Sunnyvale when she disappeared in the early morning hours of Sept.
Cam Smith refuses to talk rumored $100 million LIV Golf deal (4)
By Jared Greenspan August 9, 2022 9:27pm Amidst a report he will become the next defector to LIV Golf, World No. 2 Cameron Smith danced around questions of his potential departure. "I'm here to play the FedEx Cup playoffs mate, that's what I'm focused on," Smith said Tuesday at a press conference before TPC Southwind.
DPP warned against banking on external forces to seek "Taiwan independence" (3)
Source: Xinhua 2022-08-10 00:51:30 BEIJING, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) - A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Tuesday warned that Taiwan's Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authorities will receive "more severe blows" if they continue banking on external forces to seek "Taiwan independence." The recent visit to China's Taiwan region by Nancy Pelosi, speaker of the U.S.
Renaming Army bases that honor Confederates would cost $21M (2)
By BEN FINLEY August 9, 2022 GMT FILE - Fort Bragg is seen on Feb. 3, 2022, in Fort Bragg, N.C. An independent commission said Monday, Aug. 8, 2022 that renaming nine U.S. Army posts that commemorate Confederate officers would cost $21 million. The name changes would lead to the rebranding of everything from welcome marquees and road signs to water towers and hospital doors.
Chalking Tires Illegal, Judge Says, But Saginaw Gets Big Break (1)
August 9, 2022 at 3:45 pm DETROIT (AP) - The city of Saginaw violated the U.S. Constitution by chalking tires to enforce parking limits, but it won't be forced to refund thousands of tickets in the class-action case, a judge said. The city must only pay vehicle owners "nominal damages" of $1 for each marking, U.S.
Biden Signs CHIPS Bill to Boost US Microchip Makers, Jumpstart Car Production (1)
The President called it "a once-in-a-generation investment in America itself." Nico DeMattiaAug 9, 2022 4:30 PM Chevrolet President Joe Biden signed the CHIPS and Science Act on Tuesday to provide $52.7 billion in funding for the research and development of semiconductors in the U.S.
Pakistan arrests close aide to ex-PM Khan on treason charge (2)
Munir Ahmed Islamabad The Associated PressPublished 1 hour ago Share Bookmark Please log in to bookmark this story.Log InCreate Free Account Pakistani police Tuesday arrested a prominent politician from the party of former Prime Minister Imran Khan for allegedly attempting to incite soldiers to revolt against the top military leadership. The arrest of Shahbaz Gill, chief of staff at Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaf
Australia's de Minaur advances in straight sets at Montreal (4)
The Associated Press August 9, 2022, 5:50 PM MONTREAL (AP) - Alex de Minaur of Australia beat Denis Shapovalov of Canada 7-5, 7-6 (4) on Tuesday in a first-round match at the at the National Bank Open that was suspended by rain a day earlier. The players were tied 3-3 in a second-set tiebreaker on Monday night when rain forced a postponement.
Feds ask probation for ex-police officer who stormed Capitol (4)
World Feds ask probation for ex-police officer who stormed Capitol A former Virginia police officer who pleaded guilty to storming the U.S. Capitol with another off-duty officer deserves to avoid a prison sentence for his co-operation and trial testimony against the other officer, federal prosecutors argued in a court filing Tuesday. Justice Department prosecutors recommended six months of probation along