Medical

Let's fight breast cancer together

October always brings those allies to the forefront with Breast Cancer Awareness Month and all the corresponding events and celebrations of our local survivor...


No agreement between Premier League clubs over overseas TV money

Premier League clubs have rejected an initial proposal to end the equal distribution of overseas TV money, reports BBC Sport. Only Everton , West Ham Unite...


Paul police officers no longer headed to Puerto Rico

Major U.S. labor unions are organizing truck drivers to help with relief efforts in Puerto Rico as the island continues to grapple with the devastation wrought ...


OJ Simpson could be released from prison as early as Sunday

He could be seen responding "OK" as he left through an open door, wearing a baseball cap, denim jacket, jeans and white tennis shoes. Upon his release, Simpso...


Saudi king lets women drive

Manal al-Sharif, a Saudi women's rights advocate who filmed herself driving in 2011 and posted the footage to YouTube to protest the law, celebrated the annou...


Ceballos scores 2 in first start as Real Madrid win

Ceballos was reported to have been frustrated, after Zidane left him on the bench, as Madrid were beaten 1-0 at his former club, Real Betis , on Wednesday n...


Bracing for Category 5 Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico

It's hurricane force winds extend 15 miles from its center ( Irma's extended around 80). That'll make Maria the first Category 4 or 5 hurricane to make la...


Parliamentarians demand withdrawal of presidential medal given to Suu Kyi

He said, PM Modi will also pay a visit to the Aung San Museum which was the General's residence for a long period of time. Naming Mahatma Gandhi, Bal Gangadha...


Lewis hopes for win so she can donate to USA storm victims

The now 12-time victor played for a cause bigger than herself, pledging early in the week to donate all her winnings to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Lewis c...


Cloud National Guard Soldiers, Helicopters to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

The Iowa Army National Guard is sending two helicopters and 11 soldiers - including soldiers based in Davenport - to the Houston area to help out in the afterma...


Cabinet reshuffle: PM Modi will keep in mind elections, performance and streamlining

In light of the imminent reshuffling, several Cabinet ministers were asked to resign as well. A reshuffle in the cabinet has been due for months now. India's ...


AAP Salt in NDA Tea Party

The bypoll in Panaji was necessitated by the resignation of sitting BJP MLA Sidarth Kuncolienkar to enable Parrikar contest the seat as required under law t...


Holder hails Headingley win as just reward for West Indies

SHAI HOPE said his maiden Test hundred yesterday against England had come with a sense of relief, following below-par performances in his previous 11 Tests. T...


Majority of United States voters fear Trump will drag country into worldwide conflict

I hit them with everything. The poll was conducted shortly after a deadly white supremacist and neo-Nazi rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier in August...


Boost vitamin b pills linked to lung cancer

Current smokers who reported 10-year use of vitamin B6 at doses greater than 20 mg per day appeared almost three times as likely to develop lung cancer as non...


J&J Ordered to pay $417 Million in Ovarian Cancer Case

She only stopped using it after hearing about other women who developed cancer. She says she's been using the company's baby powder product for decades now an...


Nigeria bombing kills 30, injures 80 in Borno state

Lagos-based Vanguard newspaper, quoting local sources, however reported that at least 27 persons were killed and while 83 were wounded in northeast Nigeria on...


US destroyer challenges China's claims in South China Sea

The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment in the region, amid the war of words between the United States and North Korea . Chinese Foreign Minist...


Officials warn against drinking Moscow mules from copper mugs

Health officials have warned that drinking trendy cocktails such as the Moscow Mule served in copper mugs may also lead to food poisoning . Mugs aren't t...


9/11 victim's remains identified 16 years after attack

The Medical Examiner's office used DNA testing on remains found in the devastation to identify the man. His identification was confirmed through DNA retesti...


Medical marijuana in NYC expanding with six new dispensaries

Integrating five additional registered organizations into the industry utilizing a phased-in approach was a recommendation of the Department's two-year report ...


E-cigarettes help smokers quit

Overall, more people quit in the latest year that data was available - the 2014-15 year - than in the 2010-11 year. The report, which surveyed 161,054 people ...


Oregon Scientists First in United States to Edit Human Embryos

Pioneered by scientists elsewhere in the world, primarily in China, the gene editing technique known as CRISPR (short for "clustered regularly interspaced s...


Police probe death threats against London hospital staff

The 11-month-old boy, who suffers from a rare genetic condition and has brain damage, is now the subject of an intense legal battle between his parents and me...


Family of White Woman Murdered by Minnesota Police Lawyers Up

This includes proposing new updates to body camera policies, working with the Police Conduct Oversight Commission on a review of body camera compliance and ta...


Ai-related deaths in decline; says United Nations report

Across Eastern Europe and Central Asia only 28% of people living with HIV have access to antiretroviral treatment, even though two thirds of people know their s...


Iceberg weighing one trillion tons breaks away from Antarctica

Its volume is twice that of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes. "The iceberg is one of the largest recorded and its future progress is hard to predict". Adri...


Derrius Guice is LSU's spearhead for 2017

He concluded that two primary changes were needed before he gained a second chance. He called mentors, like Jimmy Johnson and Pete Carroll. Orgeron had been a...


Two civilians killed in firing by Indian troops along LoC

They died in Gulpur area, police said. Last month, Pakistan Army responded to continued ceasefire violations by Indian forces along the LoC, killing five Indi...


Stuart Broad confident of playing Lord's Test against South Africa

In five years, no batsman has scored more than his 4,594 Test runs and only India captain Virat Kohli betters him in all forms of the worldwide game. Fever-Tr...


GST rollout will face initial hiccups: Arun Jaitley

Discussing about tax slabs, Jaitley said that government couldn't settle for lesser than four tax slabs - 5%, 12%, 18% and 28% - as it could have been inflation...


Missing Chinese scholar: Federal Bureau of Investigation finds the vehicle she got into

The public is invited to take part in a walk and concert for missing University of IL scholar, Yingying Zhang. "The University of Illinois Police Department a...


Murray withdraws from exhibition match because of sore hip

Murray is due to play another match at Hurlingham on Friday against a now unnamed opponent and will reportedly be fit for that contest which comes just 72 hours...


Does driving while high cause more crashes? It's possible

Colorado had 13.9 percent more vehicle accidents than Nebraska, Utah, and Wyoming while Washington's rate was 6.2 percent higher than Idaho and Montana with...


The Best Airline of the Year is Qatar Airways

Skytrax™ is an independent research authority on airline quality and service, and the World Airline Awards are often referred to as the "the Oscars of the air...


Lead detected in baby food samples

The FDA has monitored levels of lead in foods for decades through the Total Diet Study (TDS), the Agency's ongoing market basket survey in which about 280 c...


Leaked NSA report highlights deep flaws in US elections

The report the contractor allegedly leaked is dated May 5, the same date as the document The Intercept posted online. The NSA report does not say whether ...


Trump Urges Quick Supreme Court Ruling to Reinstate Travel Ban

That comment misconstrues the roles of the Justice Department , which is defending Trump's order, not rewriting it, and the Supreme Court , which can only rev...


Cooler temperatures come with chance for mid-week showers

Expect northeast winds at 10 to 20 miles per hour and gusts to near 25 miles per hour possible. Monday . Sunny, with a high near 87. By Wednesday evening, ...


Is Osinbajo's visit to Calabar a bid to calm frayed nerves?

He said that the industrial hub, which encapsulates Calaparm, rice city, garment factory among others, would fast-track economic growth and development of the s...