Heimlich in namesake manoeuvre first

The 96-year-old US doctor who pioneered the Heimlich manoeuvre says he has only recently performed it himself for the first time in a real life situation.
The bullet fired from Joey Kadmiri's gun narrowly missed the head of an engineer who worked for Australia's famous Las Vegas stripper troupe.
A new anti-Trump video has suggested linked Donald Trump's statements urging violence against protesters with images of white-on-black violence from the Civil...

Implant to curb drugs craving

Probuphine arrives as communities across the US grapple with a wave of addiction tied to opioids and illegal narcotics like heroin.
Melbourne man Michael Quinn hoped to have sex with a six-year-old boy in a Los Angeles hotel room for $US250, US authorities allege.
The Pentagon says the "unsafe" interception of one of its aircraft by two Chinese jets last week violates a 2015 agreement between the two countries.
US health officials on Thursday reported the first case in the country of a patient with an infection resistant to all known antibiotics, and expressed grave...
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says if elected he would "cancel the Paris climate agreement" and slash regulation on the energy industry.

Trump, Sanders explore debate

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and Democratic White House hopeful Bernie Sanders are keen to hold a one-on-one debate.
Four US Navy fighter jet crew members have survived unscathed after their two planes collided in mid-air over the Atlantic Ocean.
After sewing up the delegates needed to seal the Republican Party nomination, Donald Trump is now focusing his attacks on discrediting Hillary Clinton.

Microsoft pushes Windows 10 - hard

Microsoft's Windows 10 push has come to shove for some users with complaints at the company's one way or no way approach.
Police say one person is dead and three have been wounded in a shooting at a NY concert venue; hip-hop artist TI never took the stage, a witness says.
Donald Trump has reportedly fired his national political director over a Republican fundraising deal that left out the state of Nevada.
Billionaire tech investor Peter Thiel has been funding wrestler Hulk Hogan's lawsuit against Gawker Media, "a shared enemy", media sources say.
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