'Ass' backwards: Joey Votto reverses his harsh words about Canada

Cincinnati Reds all-star Joey Votto has penned an apology after saying in a podcast on Tuesday that he doesn't care about Canada, Canadian baseball or his hometown of Toronto. Votto, who played for Canada at the 2009 and 2013 World Baseball Classics and won the Lou Marsh Award as Canada's athlete of the year in […]

Ex-Trump aide Sam Nunberg reverses, says he’ll likely cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller

Screenshot Via YouTube Former Trump campaign aide Sam Nunberg said he’ll likely cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller. Nunberg previously refused to comply with Mueller’s subpoena which asked for his communications with other former officials. Nunberg railed against current and former White House officials in multiple TV interviews on Monday. WASHINGTON (AP) — A former […]

New studies zero in on roots of depression and why ketamine reverses it

Enlarge (credit: Wikimedia) While we have a number of treatments available for clinical depression, many of them have a significant side effects, and a lot of people struggle to find a drug that they respond to. The situation is made worse by our limited understanding of the biology underlying depression. We don’t know how to […]

Trump’s new nuclear posture review reverses course on arms control

Department of Defense via Federation of American Scientists WASHINGTON (AP) — There’s a place for arms control in the Trump administration’s new nuclear strategy, but it’s a very small place. A 74-page summary of the strategy says new advances in arms control are “difficult to envision.” It notes that such agreements can foster cooperation and […]

Court reverses conviction of US Marine who urinated on dead Taliban fighters

A former US Marine sentenced for urinating on the corpses of Afghans believed to be Taliban fighters in 2011 has had his conviction overturned. An appeals court ruled the Marine Commandant, who was seeking harsh punishment for those involved, had interfered in the trial. The Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals overturned the previous ruling […]

Trump Administration Reverses Transgender Protections

US Attorney General Jeff Sessions has reversed a federal government policy that said transgender workers were protected from discrimination under a 1964 civil rights law, according to a memo on Wednesday sent to agency heads and US attorneys. Sessions’ directive, obtained by BuzzFeed News, says, “Title VII’s prohibition on sex discrimination encompasses discrimination between men […]

In mice, marijuana’s active ingredient reverses mental decline of age

Enlarge / Maybe that’s how Willie Nelson keeps performing at 84. (credit: Hulton Archive / Getty Images) While medical marijuana has been promoted as a treatment for a variety of ailments, finding anyone who promotes it as a memory boost is rare. Yet a German-Israeli team of researchers has just published a paper suggesting that […]

President Trump Reverses on Candidate Trump’s Economic Views

Sometimes it seems like President Donald Trump and candidate Donald Trump are two very different people. On Wednesday, the president spoke to The Wall Street Journal about the global economy and expressed some opinions that contradict the economic talking points he focused on while campaigning. During his conversation with the Journal, the president noted that […]

Heart Disease Breakthrough: Pump REVERSES heart damage without the need for a transplant

Nearly two-fifths of sufferers went on to make a full recovery when they were given the mechanical pump. A national shortage of donated hearts for transplant is leading to calls for the battery-operated machines to be considered as a tool which can allow patients to fully restore their health. The pumps are currently used to […]