• Two die in flooded sheriff's transport van
Two die in flooded sheriff's transport van

ABC Charleston reported that the two women had been "chained" in the back of the van. "I'm not sure if it was the way the van was positioned, against a guardrail, or if it was pressure from the water, but unfortunately they were not able to get the van doors open and get the ladies out", Horry County Sheriff Phillip Thompson told reporters We...

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  • US Senator John McCain dies aged 81
US Senator John McCain dies aged 81

In his 36 years of service in Congress, McCain had acquired a reputation as a maverick Republican who was not shy about throwing American troops in harm's way. Former Vice President Joe Biden said, "McCain will cast a long shadow", with his impact cemented in America's future. "And the spirit that drove him was never extinguished: we are here...

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  • Air quality advisory in place due to wildfire smoke
Air quality advisory in place due to wildfire smoke

The smoke that is blanketing Washington, Oregon and California is smoke coming from the wildfires burning in British Columbia , according to the National Weather Service Seattle. As of late Monday morning, northeast and northwest sections of Metro Vancouver reported an AQHI past the upper threshold of 10 , indicating a very high health risk.

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  • California among 21 states CDC is monitoring for measles cases
California among 21 states CDC is monitoring for measles cases

A majority of the people who got measles weren't vaccinated. Health services have collapsed in the neighbouring country amid economic and political turmoil, and Venezuelan officials have been dealing with a measles outbreak since previous year.

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  • Walgreens and CVS stocks plummet as Dr
Walgreens and CVS stocks plummet as Dr

In April, CNBC reported Walmart Inc. was in talks to buy the company for "under $1 billion", citing unnamed sources. The PillPack deal is expected to close during the second half of 2018. "In our view, this is only the first play in what will be an increasingly aggressive strategy by Amazon to develop a much more significant presence in the p...

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