CDC: 1.4 million cases by January

The CDC releases a report on predicting as many as 550,000 to 1.4 million cases of the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone and Liberia alone, by the end of January. CDC scientists also say that there may be as many as 21,000 reported and unreported cases of Ebola in just those two countries as soon as the […]

Sex change treatments begin

Under Pentagon approval, Manning, is to begin treatment for gender dysphoria while serving her sentence in military prison at Fort Leavenworth, Kan.  Manning has asked for hormone treatments since announcing she wanted to live as a woman.

Requests FAA drone permission

Amazon is asking the Federal Aviation Administration for permission to use Amazon Prime Air drones to deliver packages to customers in 30 minutes or less. The aircraft can travel over 50 miles per hour and carry loads of up to 5 pounds. The Company says, about 86 percent of Amazon’s deliveries are 5 pounds or less. The […]

Wins Kentucky Derby

Chrome wins the 2014 Kentucky Derby. Chrome made winning the race look easy, pulling away down the stretch to win the race by 1 3/4 lengths. The racehorse ran 1 1/4 miles in 2:03.66 and paid $4.20, $5.60 and $7. The horse was the 5-2 favorite in the crowd of 164,906, the second largest in the […]