Medical

ADHD: The Origin of Attention Deficit Disorders

Hoogman, "and show that it has [a basis in the brain] just like other psychiatric disorders". The difference would be even greater in hyperactive children, whic...


8 new flu deaths reported as season peaks

The health department says it's not too late for people to get vaccinated. Over the last 17 seasons, the highest number of flu-related deaths was 35 during th...


Indonesians vote in Jakarta's gubernatorial election

Analysts said divisions could linger and even deepen after this election, which is also widely seen as a proxy battle for the next presidential election in 20...


People who stood at banks will now queue to reject BJP: Akhilesh

The PM also evoked Chaudhary Charan Singh in an attempt to pacify the Jats who have strong reservations about the BJP-led government at the Centre, adding that ...


On State and Federal Level, Lawmakers Move to Defund Planned Parenthood

Live Action is spending $500,000 to share these video exposés with the public. So, while women may come in for one reason, they come back for other services....


Ulster County Building to Highlight 'National Wear Red Day'

A special Go Red for Women fashion show at the luncheon will feature original fashions in red created by student designers from Texas Woman's University and the...


Miss Universe 2016 coronation day is not holiday

The Rotherham babe, 28, who has an ever-growing list of talents, is Britain's entry in this weekend's Miss Universe competition . Fans 13 years or older may ...


Steelers Draft: Considering Life After Ben Roethlisberger

The answer may be simple, everything. Ben Roethlisberger had all he could handle from the Patriots on Sunday. Harrison, who became the full-time starter a...


Man robs Kansas bank to 'escape wife'

In the lobby, he stopped, took a seat and told the guard he was the " guy he was looking for ". "Ripple wrote out his demand note in front of his wife ... Rip...


South African Golfer 'Dies From Gunshot Wound After Taking Wife Hostage'

In a statement, the police said: "An inquest has been opened after a man shot himself in front of his wife at Pennington area today". Westner lost to Nick Fal...


Vt. doctors: Flu season is here

CDC data show that about half of children hospitalized with flu over the last several years did not have an underlying medical condition. "Over the past two...


More than 100 hurt in Brooklyn train derailment

He estimated that 600 to 700 people were on the train. The train failed to stop on time and struck a bumping block at a fairly low rate of speed, which caus...


Make your New Year's resolution stick

We are imperfect humans - and we need to allow for life to get in the way sometimes, but to find solutions and ways to overcome obstacles. Start by identifyin...


Judge denies motion to delay Roof competency hearing

U.S. District Judge Richard Gergel granted the request Thursday and set a hearing for Monday morning. In his denial, Gergel reminds them he issued a 22-page o...


Woolworths to sell petrol sites to BP for $1.8M

Woolworths, which has been grappling with falling profit margins in its core supermarket business, said in September that it was considering the sale of its fue...


Police Search For Inmates Who Reportedly Escaped Through Hole Behind Toilet

Two escapees have been captured. Five of the six inmates who escaped the Cocke County Jail on Christmas morning had been recaptured as of Monday evening , a...


Breakthrough in fight against deadly Ebola as vaccine found

But the process was stopped after initial results in order to get the vaccine to everyone in need of it. The vaccine rVSV-ZEBOV was tested on almost 12,000 pe...


Prototype vaccine for Ebola virus proves effective in Guinea

First identified in 1976 in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo, the Ebola virus erupted periodically in outbreaks of up to a couple hundred cases, mai...


Rain, Partly Cloudy Skies Forecast Through Christmas Weekend for Santa Barbara County

Christmas Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 13 miles per hour becoming west northwest in the afternoon. A major winter storm will drop...


Photo of 3-year-old boy getting adopted goes viral

Dezhianna "Dae" Brown's Twitter post of photos of her adoptive brother Michael had over 55,000 retweets and almost 140,000 likes by Friday morning. That tweet...


Manhattan Apartment Building Catches Fire; More Than A Dozen Injured

Seventeen civilians were injured, two critically and four with potentially serious injuries. The inferno began in a third-floor apartment in building on West ...


ME elector says he is voting for Sanders

Bright said that he would have cast his vote for Clinton if she had carried the Electoral College on election day or if she had a better shot at upsetting Trump...


Raheem Sterling sinks Arsenal to reignite Manchester City's Premier League run

Raheem Sterling scored the victor for Manchester City after 71 minutes. Arsenal squandered a lead to lose 2-1 for the second time this week - and just like ag...


Woman gives birth to baby using ovary frozen in childhood

The young woman, originally from Dubai, was born with beta-thalassemia, a genetic blood disorder that is fatal if is not treated. So that's exactly what Moaza...


Zinke "honored and humbled" to be tapped for Interior Secretary

Trump said in a statement. "As a former Navy SEAL, he has incredible leadership skills and an attitude of doing whatever it takes to win", he continued". "You...


'Growing Pains' star and TV host Alan Thicke dies at age 69

The "Lost Without You" soul crooner said that despite his father's fatality, he was a beloved man who had closure, The Times reports. "You are a legend and I ...


7 penguins found dead at Calgary Zoo

Three other species also live in the Penguin Plunge area of the zoo; Kings, gentoos and rockhopper penguins. "This is devastating news", said Jamie Dorgan, th...


Shocking report shows e-cigarettes are risky for young people

Cheap ones cost only a few dollars; higher-quality ones can set you back $200. The spike in e-cigarette use among young people comes as no surprise to James M...


US life expectancy falls, as many kinds of death increase

Males saw a 0.2 percent decline in life expectancy, from 76.5 years to 76.3 years, while females' life expectancy fell 0.1 percent from 81.3 years to 81.2 years...


4 more likely homegrown Zika cases found in Texas

The Texas Department of State Health Services said today that the new cases were identified in tests conducted after her infection was diagonised. A team of r...


Renzi quits; Italian populists seek quick vote to win power

Roughly 60 percent of Italians who voted rejected the reforms, according to partial returns. The vote energized the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and the...


Populist lawmaker Wilders convicted of anti-Moroccan chants

He was not in court when the verdict was read, but even before the case went ahead, he said he would not let a conviction muzzle him. His Party for Freedom (P...


NYC mayor seeks $35 million for Trump-related security costs

CNN estimates that it costs New York City over $ 1 million a day to protect Trump and his family, who are all under Secret Service protection, and that's be...


Christie signs bill to forgive college loans if student dies

Christie has the lowest approval rating of any governor in any of the almost dozen states Quinnipiac polls in for more than 20 years, the group said. The surv...


Jill Stein seeks third presidential vote recount in MI

Michigan election officials are pr. The state countered that there's no actual evidence to back up their claims though or that shows a hand recount would subs...