27 Apr 2016 05:17 AM EST
According to her manager, the brain of former WWE superstar Joanie "Chyna" Laurer has been donated to chronic traumatic encenphalopathy research following her tragic death last week. While it could be weeks before the actual cause of Laurer's death can be determined by a toxicology report, Chyna's former manager, Anthony Anzaldo, told media sources in Los Angeles that her brain has been given to researcher Dr. Bennet Omalu to see whether there were any effects of CTE involved.
Cocaine in Candy Jars at JFK
U.S. Customs & Border Protection officials caught a woman with candy jars full of cocaine in her luggage at John F. Kennedy Airport.On Monday, Petra Hoyos-Bravo flew in from Mexico City to JFK airport with candy jars filled with 10 pounds of cocaine.The agency released a statement saying Hoyos-Bravo was arrested for the nearly two-hundred thousand... Read more
Bernie Sanders vs. Hillary Clinton: Who Needs to Apologize?
-by Drew Kolar, Editor; Image: Senator Bernie Sanders (Image Source: Public Domain) Note: The views expressed in this editorial do not necessarily reflect the views of AllMediaNY or its employees. The Democratic Party has been looking a lot like the Republican Party these days—it seems that our candidates just can’t seem to get along... Read more
World Health Organization Says Ebola Is No Longer Threat
World Health Organization officials declared the emergency response to the virus Ebola as over. P The three countries at the center of the Ebola outbreak -- Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone have had successes in isolating the outbreak. effort to prevent re-emergence of the virus continues however. The WHO declared "The Committee provided its view that... Read more
Sources Confirm Going Cold Turkey Works Best for Smokers
People who quit smoking all at once are more likely to be successful than those who cut down on cigarettes gradually, according to a new study. "For many people, the obvious way to quit smoking is to cut down gradually until they stop," according to lead author Nicola Lindson-Hawley, a post-doctoral researcher at Britain's Oxford University. "However,... Read more
Daylight Saving Time is Pointless (Your Annual Reminder)
On Sunday morning, many people across America woke up feeling a bit sleepier than the day before. And why is that, some of you may be wondering? It's because they lost an hour of sleep thanks to Daylight Saving Time, which came into effect overnight. Scientists report that this can actually be bad for one's health! So, to sum it up, Daylight Saving... Read more
Red Hot Chili Peppers have released a dreamy new song, "Dark Necessities," and announced their new album, 'The Getaway.' The track is available to stream on Spotify and Apple Music, and finds the Chili...More
Sparks are flying for Kristen Wiig. The Ghostbusters star was spotted getting up close and personal with actor Avi Rothman while on vacation in romantic Kauai, Hawaii—a rare sighting for the typically...More