Medical

Flu blamed for another child death in Minnesota

Howard Zucker. According to this week's update, which tracks flu activity through February 24th, flu activity has apparently peaked in CT but remains high and...


President Trump may pull Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents from California

It's an essential part of Trump's efforts to crack down on cities and states that refuse to help enforce US immigration laws. The president praised his admini...


After Nirav Modi, another diamantere booked for Rs 389.85 cr fraud

Acting on complaints by three different banks, the investigative agency has registered three cases of financial fraud within a week against a jeweller, a busin...


United States expected to move embassy to Jerusalem in May 2018

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said, noting that it will coincide with Israel's 70th anniversary . Adelson is a fervent supporter of Israel wh...


Doctors In India Remove Largest Brain Tumor Ever

For the past several years, Santlal Pal had been watching a tumor emerge from his skull. Pal, post-surgery, is recovering in the intensive care unit at the ho...


Cleaning sprays damage lungs as much as regular smoking

New research has found that the use of cleaning sprays can cause significant damage to women's lungs - but the same effect doesn't appear to apply to men. CLEAN...


BMW reveals new X4

If you get a sense of déjà vu, no surprise, considering the 2019 X4 shares most of its underpinnings with the latest BMW X3 . The M40i is the first of two ...


Cancer vaccine eliminates tumors in mice

Unlike other cancer treatments already in the market and that involves a lengthy treatment process and comes with rough side effects besides being expensive, th...


Polar Bears Require More Food to Survive Than Thought

They used tracking collars attached to the bears to record their activity, and analysed their blood and urine and the beginning and end of an eight to 11 day pe...


Vaping May Be As Bad As Smoking For Your DNA

Norman states, "this study shows us that e-cigarettes should work as part of a supply reduction strategy; increase the price discrepancy between tobacco to ha...


Local gas prices rise to 4-month high

The average price for a gallon of regular gas in Montgomery hit a low of $2.11 before Christmas and has risen since, according to price tracking and analysis si...


US Supreme Court Delays Execution Of Inmate With Dementia

He was scheduled to be executed on January 25. Thursday's stay will remain in effect until the Court reaches a decision about Madison's appeal. Psychologists ...


Deeply anguished by fire at factory in Bawana: PM Modi

An investigation is on to ascertain the cause of the blaze, they said. "It was a make-4 Fire call". "Learnt about a serious fire incident in a private facto...


Walmart offers free medicine disposal system to combat opioid abuse

The company will be giving them to customers that fill Class II opioid prescriptions and is also offering counseling on the proper way to use the drugs. Dispo...


Scientists Find Rainbow Dinosaur's Fossil, Ancestor Of Today's Birds

Microscopic structures in the exquisitely preserved, almost complete fossil unearthed in Hebei Province indicated that it boasted iridescent feathers, particu...


Attorneys General Sue FCC Over Net Neutrality Repeal

As of Friday, California, Washington, New York, Rhode Island, Nebraska and MA had introduced net neutrality, with North Carolina and IL considering similar legi...


5 killed in Boko Haram attack in NE Nigeria

One told the camera: "We are the Chibok girls that you cry for us to return to you". The escaped Chibok girls have presented particular concerns for the governm...


Trump Signs Executive Order Expanding Broadband to Rural America

Gubernatorial candidate Randy Boyd noted that during his visit to Nashville and address to the American Farm Bureau Federation , President Trump signed two...


Why this year's flu season may be especially unsafe

Michael Johnson, director of community health at the Southern Nevada Health District, said Friday. There have been 3,854 total flu-associated hospitalizations...


Red Cross facing blood shortage after severe winter weather

Of course, in the Norfolk and Coastal areas of Virginia, blood drives scheduled for last week had to be cancelled due to the storm, further hampering the donati...


Deaths from cancer continue to decline in US

About 15 percent of Americans still smoke, but 10 percent fewer people indulge the habit than did a decade ago, a trend that is thought to drive declines in man...


As questions surround Florida State's bowl eligibility, Independence Bowl will go on

Thomas played in all 12 games this season, leading the Seminoles in tackles with 85. The good news is that Florida State does get a tune-up game with the So...


Natural disaster of 5.0 Magnitude Shakes Uttarakhand, Delhi, NCR, Punjab

So far there is no information about the loss of life or property of any kind of natural disaster. Tremors today were also felt in Roorkee and Dehradun in Utt...


No fear of England for Tunisia, Panama

The Hand of God plucked the ball containing England's name from a pot during the draw staged inside Moscow's State Kremlin Palace. England will open up ...


Michael Flynn to Plead Guilty Over False Statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation

Flynn also agreed to cooperate with Mueller's probe, which focuses on Russian meddling in the 2016 election and possible coordination between Russia and Trump...


Shootout between cops and criminals near Delhi's Dwarka Mor Metro Station

Sources said the suspects were involved in several crimes including carjacking.They have frequented Delhi and committed some of the most terrible crimes against...


Can sex really trigger cardiac arrest?

The vast majority were male and were more likely to be middle-aged, African-American and have a history of cardiovascular disease. "People will ask their doct...


People Contract Legionnaire's Disease After Visiting Disneyland

Their ages ranged from 52 to 94. Authorities said that visitors are no longer at risk of contracting the disease - a severe lung infection caused by exposure ...


Universal vaccine could target flu virus 'stalk'

Yet because the influenza virus mutates rapidly and because people, animals and birds often carry the virus without displaying symptoms, it's been hard to devel...


Breast cancer linked to bacteria

The finding is expected to allow researchers to develop a simple blood test within five years to be used in conjunction with a breast screening to help pinpoint...


New weapons between Trump and the NFL on the national anthem

More players began to protest the anthem and criticized the president for attacking their rights. Goodell said as much in his careful, political way, saying...


Neutron star smashup 'transforms' our understanding of Universe

The global team detected the neutron star collision on August 17, alerting astronomers around the world to the likely existence of signals such as light, gamm...


India, Australia to lock horns for series decider in Hyderbad

The Match has been called off! The three-match Twenty20 global series between India and Australia ended 1-1 after the final match was abandoned without a ...


LaVar Ball says he'll pull LaMelo from school, cites coach, administrators

LaVar Ball is pulling his youngest son out of high school. The latest move in Ball's many-step plan to take over the basketball world (with the help of his t...


Los Angeles Rams at Dallas Cowboys - 10/1/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Dallas has won the past three meetings, including a 34-31 victory in the most recent meeting in 2014. "The Cowboys will be without linebacker Sean Lee tod...