Last known Ebola patient in Mali cured

December 12, 2014 in International

BAMAKO, Mali (AFP) – The last patient to be treated for Ebola in Mali has made a full recovery, a senior health ministry official told AFP Thursday. "The recovery of a second Malian patient infected with the Ebola virus was officially recorded in Bamako Thursday," the...

Joan Rivers leaves money for charities

December 10, 2014 in International

[caption id="attachment_695" align="alignleft" width="300"] Joan Rivers died today at age 81. (FP)[/caption] NEW YORK (AP) - Joan Rivers' left her daughter, Melissa, in charge of her fortune and left money for some of her favourite charities, including Guide Dogs for the Blind, Jewish Guild Healthcare and...

Eaten Alive watched by 4.1 million viewers

December 09, 2014 in International

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Discovery Channel's Eaten Alive special that pitted snake against man drew more than four million viewers, but not all considered it time well spent. Although the title and a promotional video indicated that naturalist Paul Rosolie would be swallowed by a giant...