Is the Ketogenic Diet Potentially Dangerous for Women?

If you’ve spent any significant amount of time chatting with folks who belong to the online fitness community, chances are you’ve heard something about the ketogenic diet. The high-fat regiment has been trending in online communities along with other extreme diets, such as the primal diet, and has generated incredible results for many dieters. The basic model for the ketogenic ...

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Congo to begin vaccinating against Ebola on Monday

An attendant charged to handle the access to the Ebola security zone stands at the entrance of the Wangata Reference Hospital in Mbandaka, northwest of DR Congo on May 20, 2018.(Photo: Junior Kannah, AFP/Getty Images) KINSHASA, Congo – Congo will begin administering an experimental Ebola vaccine Monday in Mbandaka, the northwestern city of 1.2 million where the deadly disease has ...

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Study: No One Is Having Sex on Tinder

Photo: Getty If you’ve been holding off on joining Tinder because it carries the stigma of being an app for hookups, have no fear: a new study published in the journal Personality and Individual Differences found no one on Tinder is actually having sex. Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) surveyed more than 600 students on ...

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Saudi Crackdown on Women-Driver Activists Alarms Backers

An image from a video shows Saudi women’s rights advocate Loujain al-Hathloul driving from the United Arab Emirates to Saudi Arabia before her arrest in 2014. Photo: Loujain al-Hathloul/Associated Press By Margherita Stancati Margherita Stancati The Wall Street Journal Biography @margheritamvs margherita.stancati@wsj.com Updated May 20, 2018 4:49 p.m. ET 0 COMMENTS BEIRUT—When Loujain al-Hathloul flouted Saudi Arabia’s ban on women ...

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Pompeo set to unveil US “Plan B” to confront Iran

The plan, administration officials say, is to assemble a global coalition to pressure Iran into negotiations on “a new security architecture” that goes beyond its nuclear program. Pompeo’s address, his first major foreign policy speech as secretary, will take place at 9 a.m., ET, at the conservative Heritage Foundation policy group. “We need a new framework that’s going to address ...

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Graham: Trump will 'end North Korea's threat to the American homeland' in his first term

Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamSunday shows preview: Lawmakers weigh in after Texas school shooting Kim Jong Un surprises with savvy power plays Overnight Finance: Watchdog weighs probe into handling of Cohen bank records | Immigration fight threatens farm bill | House panel rebukes Trump on ZTE | Trump raises doubts about trade deal with China MORE (R-S.C.) said in a ...

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The Truth About Hamas and Israel

Hamas spokesman Sami Abu Zuhri addresses the media in Gaza City, 2015. Photo: Getty Images By Ronen Manelis May 20, 2018 2:37 p.m. ET 1 COMMENTS Sami Abu Zuhri is the spokesman for the extremist group Hamas, an internationally recognized terrorist organization funded by Iran. Hamas controls Gaza and has killed innocent Israeli, American, Brazilian, Kenyan, British, French and Chinese ...

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Two North Koreans defect to South: Yonhap

South Korean coastgaurd picked up the two North Korean defectors off Baengnyeong island (AFP Photo/DANNY KIM) More Two North Koreans defected to the South across the Yellow Sea on Saturday, a South Korean news report said, citing a government source. “A small boat was spotted in waters off the north of Baengnyeong Island” near the inter-Korean border, the source told ...

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Mnuchin says Trump putting trade war with China 'on hold'

President Trump signs an order paving the way for trade sanctions against China on March 22, 2018. (Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images) Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said the Trump administration is putting its trade war with China “on hold” after  two days of talks in Washington that he said had produced agreement on increased Chinese purchases of American products and measures to make it easier ...

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