South African Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius granted parole, will be released from prison on Jan. 5

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Double-amputee Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius was granted parole Friday, 10 years after shooting his girlfriend through a toilet door atRead More

People taking ADHD medications should closely monitor their heart health, study suggests

Long-term use of ADHD medications can raise the risk of cardiovascular disease in both children and adults, according to a study published Wednesday in JAMA Psychiatry. ExpertsRead More

A crane operator has rescued a man from a burning high-rise in England

LONDON (AP) — A crane operator played down tributes paid to him on Thursday after he lifted a man to safety from a burning high-riseRead More

Residents of Kentucky town can return home after crews extinguish derailment fire

LIVINGSTON, Ky. (AP) — A chemical fire at a Kentucky train derailment that caused evacuations has been extinguished and people can return to their homes,Read More

Irish police arrest 34 people in Dublin rioting following stabbings outside a school

LONDON (AP) — Irish police arrested 34 people after suspected far-right protesters in central Dublin attacked police, damaged shops and set fire to vehicles ThursdayRead More

On Day One of Gaza cease-fire, Hamas and Israel carry out first swap of hostages and prisoners

RAFAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — Hamas on Friday released 24 hostages it held captive in Gaza for weeks, and Israel freed 39 Palestinians from prisonRead More

Man who fatally shot security guard at psychiatric hospital was banned from having guns, records say

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man who fatally shot a security guard at a New Hampshire psychiatric hospital moments before being killed by a stateRead More

This beer is made from recycled shower water

(CNN) — You wouldn’t know if you tasted it, but Epic OneWater Brew is a beer with a peculiar ingredient: it’s made with water recycled fromRead More

Travel experts expect nearly 3 millions passengers to pass TSA on Sunday, breaking records

The record breaking travel season continues. The Transportation Security Administration is reporting that more than 2.7 million travelers have passed through security on Wednesday, andRead More

CDC provides tips for safely enjoying Thanksgiving turkey

As people get ready to eat turkey on Thanksgiving, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are offering some tips to help people do justRead More