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SC teen dies after drinking large amount of caffeine

A SC teenager who collapsed in a high school classroom last month died because he drank several highly caffeinated drinks too quickly, a coroner says. "Davis was a great kid, and being his parent was a great honor to Heidi [his mother] and me", said the boy's father Sean Cripe said. Another county coroner tells thestate.com that a death from excessive caffeine is "very rare".


Father of alleged Manchester bomber Salman Abedi says his son is innocent

Father of alleged Manchester bomber Salman Abedi says his son is innocent

Abedi , a 22-year-old British citizen born to Libyan parents, died in the attack. There was no reason given for the arrest of the bomber's father, Ramadan Abedi, outside his home. As security forces rounded up more suspects Wednesday in the deadly Manchester concert blast and soldiers fanned out across the country to national landmarks as an on-edge Britain tried to thwart the possibility of additional attacks.


New job opening requires you to play with cats all day

New job opening requires you to play with cats all day

The job post can be found on their website and the ideal "crazy cat lover" should have the ability to "understand the different types of purring" and have "gentle hands capable of petting and stroking cats for long periods of time". Prospective Cat Cuddlers must come equipped with a healthy amount of "cattidude", which is like attitude, but for people who are obsessed with cats.


Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

Marijuana extract helps some kids with epilepsy, study says

He is director of the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at NYU Langone Medical Center in New York City. This online survey was promoted by Epilepsy Action Australia, a national non-profit organization that provides education and services to people with epilepsy and their families.


Trump's Budget Cuts Safety Net Spending

Trump's Budget Cuts Safety Net Spending

If they cannot agree on a budget, Trump's promised "biggest tax cut " in history would be doomed.Trump's balanced-budget goal depends not only on 3 percent growth projections that most economists view as overly optimistic but also a variety of accounting gimmicks, including an nearly $600 billion peace dividend from winding down overseas military operations and assuming that overhauling the tax code in a way that provides no net tax cuts would spark that growth and generate more than $2 ...


Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

Budget chief slams Obama growth forecast

There's little appetite among Capitol Hill Republicans for a genuine effort to balance the budget; GOP lawmakers this year are instead pressing to rewrite the tax code and forge a spending deal with Democrats that would permit higher military spending.