Why many Canadians face long waits or big bills to have painful medical devices removed

Women from across Canada describe how difficult — and expensive — it can be to get an implanted medical device surgically removed when it causes debilitating pain. They are four women from across this country who share one painful thing in common: Each had a medical device surgically implanted in them that was meant to […]

EastEnders spoilers: Baby Abi REMOVED from Albert Square by police after tragic event

Max Branning’s (played by Jake Wood) risqué decision to try and escape Walford with baby Abi in last night’s instalment of EastEnders could result in the infant being taken into care. In the latest episode of the hit BBC drama series, the grandfather attempted to flee Albert Square with his late daughter’s child following Cora […]

US Coast Guard ‘removed’ after making ‘white power’ hand signal on live TV (VIDEO)

The US Coast Guard has “removed” one of its members from the Hurricane Florence response team after he allegedly made a ‘white power’ hand signal during a live TV broadcast. The unidentified team member made the “offensive” ‘OK’ hand gesture while looking into the camera during a live broadcast with Sector Charleston Commanding Officer Captain […]

Bad news for golden Erdogan statue in Germany – first defaced, now gets removed (VIDEO)

Firefighters in the central German city of Wiesbaden removed a controversial golden statue of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan overnight. Local authorities said “security could no longer be guaranteed.” Public broadcaster ZDF reported that police had to “protect” the statue from angry residents, as well as separating some Kurdish and Turkish Germans following a “fierce […]

Man arrested for attacking wife with chainsaw removed from US 11 times – ICE

A man accused of attacking his wife with a chainsaw has been deported from the US 11 times since 2005, officials from US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) have said. READ MORE: House Democrats introduce ‘Abolish ICE’ bill Alejandro Alvarez Villegas allegedly attacked his wife at their home in Whittier, southern California, with a mechanical […]

Backdoored images downloaded 5 million times finally removed from Docker Hub

Enlarge (credit: Oren neu dag / Wikimedia) A single person or group may have made as much as $ 90,000 over 10 months by spreading 17 malicious images that were downloaded more than 5 million times from Docker Hub, researchers said Wednesday. The repository finally removed the submissions in May, more than eight months after […]

50 Cent just announced he’s leaving Instagram, where he has 18 million followers, because the site removed his content without telling him (FB)

Jared C. Tilton/Getty Images 50 Cent is a major influencer on Instagram. But now the rapper says he’s leaving Instagram because the social network removed content from his account without warning him first. He marked his return to Twitter with a photo of him raising a glass of rosé wine.   Instagram may have just […]

FTC makes clear ‘warranty void if removed’ stickers are illegal

Those stickers on gadgets that say you’ll void your warranty if they’re removed? You’ve probably come to expect them whenever you purchase a new device. The FTC has just made clear, however, that those warranty notices are illegal when it fired off warning letters to six companies that market and sell automobiles, mobile devices and […]

Teeth health: A child has a rotten tooth removed every 10 MINUTES

Tooth decay remains the leading cause of hospital admissions, with sugar attributed as the leading cause in the majority of cases, according to Public Health England. New figures have revealed 141 children have a tooth removed each day, with more than 50,000 operations every year. Health experts hope the sugar tax, which comes into force […]