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Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

 

Mother gorilla kisses her newborn at the zoo Video

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Now Playing: Mother gorilla kisses her newborn at the zoo Now Playing: Alligator turns heads at this Florida motel Now Playing: Adorable polar bear makes her debut at zoo Now Playing: Sports reporter’s blooper comes with a splash Now Playing: Bobcats face off in an Arizona yard Now Playing: Man crashes SUV into convenience store Now Playing: Motorcyclist hit by car in suspected road rage incident Now Playing: Bobcat vs. snake in Arizona Now Playing: Activist turns potholes into flower pots to protestRead More


Former first lady Barbara Bush dies at age 92

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Former first lady Barbara Bush died Tuesday at her home in Houston, Texas. She was 92. “A former first lady of the United States of America and relentless proponent of family literacy, Barbara Pierce Bush passed away Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at the age of 92,” reads a statement from the office of former President George H.W. Bush. Bush passed away shortly after deciding to forgo further medical treatments for her failing health. Having been hospitalized numerous times while battling congestive heart failureRead More


Kyle Korver’s delicate balance: time to grieve, time to play

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Kyle Korver is getting daily treatment on his bruised right foot and taking medication to fight off a “nasty little bug” that has made its way through Cleveland’s roster. Only time can heal his broken heart. As he begins chasing a championship, Korver is wrestling with the recent death of his younger brother, Kirk, who died at 27 from complications following a sudden illness. Following Tuesday’s practice, Korver paused several times while discussing a “very complicated month” that has changed his life andRead More


Moms who have depression early on may have kids with lower IQ scores: Study Video

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Now Playing: Moms who have depression early on may have kids with lower IQ scores: Study Now Playing: Dermatologist sheds light on the downsides of squeaky-clean skin Now Playing: Is caffeine good for your heart? Now Playing: Could caffeine be good for your heart? Now Playing: 35 reported cases of E. coli linked to romaine lettuce: CDC Now Playing: ESPN host opens up about endometriosis battle Now Playing: Man who lost 100 pounds to run Boston Marathon Now Playing: New study finds asRead More


Boston Marathon weather was perfect storm for Desiree Linden

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Desiree Linden thought she did everything right to prepare for last year’s Boston Marathon: the training, the nutrition, the strategy, even how she slept. She finished fourth. And she didn’t know what she could have done better. “Everyone is looking for that 1 percent. I did that last year,” Linden said Tuesday, a day after overcoming headwinds and an icy rain to become the first American woman to win the race in 33 years. “Apparently, my 1 percent was the weather.” Slogging throughRead More


Top House Republicans give Justice Department extension for sending Comey memos

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Top House Republicans have given the Department of Justice several more days to comply with a request for copies of former FBI Director James Comey’s memos detailing his encounters with President Trump, according to congressional aides and a DOJ official. Interested in James Comey? Add James Comey as an interest to stay up to date on the latest James Comey news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Shawn Thew/EPA via ShutterstockFBI Director James Comey testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on ‘OversightRead More


Marine general removed after calling reports of alleged sexual harassment ‘fake news’

Daily World News Top Stories business politics The Marine Corps has removed the general officer in charge of Marine and Family Programs – Brig. Gen. Kurt Stein – for making inappropriate public comments about an ongoing sexual harassment investigation. Interested in Pentagon? Add Pentagon as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Pentagon news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Stein described articles about the investigation as “fake news” and joked about a Navy chaplain recently removed from duty for sexual misconduct, a defense official familiar withRead More


Olympic medalist Wieber sues USA Gymnastics, Michigan State

Daily World News Top Stories business politics Olympic gold medalist Jordyn Wieber is the latest gymnast to sue Michigan State University, USA Gymnastics and the U.S. Olympic Committee over former sports doctor Larry Nasssar’s sexual abuse. Wieber was on the “Fierce Five” team that won gold in 2012. She filed a lawsuit in California Tuesday alleging Michigan State and former USA Gymnastics leaders hid Nassar’s conduct from the public and law enforcement. She says the abuse spanned between 2006 and 2012, her medical records were destroyed, and she and herRead More


What to know about diverticulitis, after Sen. John McCain’s surgery

Daily World News Top Stories business politics On Monday, the office of Senator John McCain released a statement saying he was admitted to the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix, Arizona and underwent surgery for diverticulitis. The condition is very common in the United States and has many variations and treatment options, depending on the individual situation. The statement from McCain’s medical team does not elaborate on the circumstances that led his physicians to recommend surgery, how it was performed or whether it was an emergency situation. The treatment may be simpleRead More


Browns’ Jackson: team still undecided on QB for No. 1 pick

Daily World News Top Stories business politics As the NFL draft nears, the Cleveland Browns are still doing their homework on quarterbacks. The final exam is quickly approaching, but the No. 1 pick remains an unknown to everyone, including coach Hue Jackson. On Tuesday, Jackson dismissed reports that general manager John Dorsey has settled on a quarterback and said the top prospects — Southern California’s Sam Darnold, Wyoming’s Josh Allen, Oklahoma’s Baker Mayfield and UCLA’s Josh Rosen — remain in contention to be selected by the Browns. “I think theyRead More