Medicine

Overnight leader maintains lead at Women's Australian Open

Ko had birdied her final three holes of Thursday's opening round to snatch a two shot lead but she was soon under the gun today with two early bogeys. Her only ...


Breast cancer vaccine hope thanks to stem cells that kill tumours

The major stumbling block, however, has been that scientists (more accurately, the governments and companies that fund them) have been squeamish about experimen...


New Zealand, England to fight for final berth

A win on Sunday will guarantee the Black Caps a spot in Wednesday's tri-series final against the unbeaten Australians, while England must win by about 20 runs...


Narendra Modi inaugurates new BJP headquarters in Delhi

BJP chief and now a RajyaSabha member Amit Shah had started the process of building a party office in all district headquarters of the country to increase the p...


Special Counsel Robert Mueller files indictment against 13 Russians Video

The Russians also worked to help Sen. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein on Friday announced that 13 Russian nationals and three Russian agencie...


Bengaluru: All eyes on Siddaramaiah's last budget before election

The scheme is expected to consolidate his appeal among the farming community and he has opened his purse strings in a big way to woo lakhs of families engaged i...


FIRs registered against JNU students for wrongful restraint

According to media reports, the university's students on Thursday formed a human chain around the administrative block, demanding the Vice Chancellor M Jagadesh...


Anger over 'racist blackface' in China show

In a comedy routine celebrating Chinese-African ties an Asian actress appears in blackface and with exaggerated buttocks. Against a savannah backdrop, actor...


May Proposes EU to Strengthen Security Alliances after Brexit

He said things would be much easier without Brexit , to applause from the hall. She said: "We're leaving the European Union - there's no question of a seco...


Flu Deaths Climb To Record High in Oklahoma

Oklahoma marked two grim milestones this week: a record for seasonal flu deaths, and the first pediatric death from flu in the state this season. But now it's...


Flu Vaccine 36 Percent Effective So Far — CDC

Australia's end-of-season estimates found even less effectiveness against the same strain for that nation's vaccine: a mere 10%. What if we said the shot was ...


Tinubu, APC Chiefs Visit Buhari In Daura Today

The President had on Thursday left Abuja for his hometown to commiserate with bereaved family members. The president had last week appointed a national leader...


Olympics: Yun takes host S. Korea's 2nd gold medal of Pyeongchang Games

Yun finished 16th in his Olympic debut at the 2014 Sochi Games, just two years after he took up the sport. He's still looking for his first Olympic gold , afte...


Congress holds BJP responsible for Nirav Modi fraud case

The CBI sources on Saturday said the then Deputy Manager of PNB Gokulnath Shetty, Single Window Operator (SWO) PNB Manoj Kharat and Authorised Signatory of th...


Joel Embiid never said Rihanna was his crush

The premier young talent of the National Basketball Association was on display at Staples Center Friday night for the Rising Stars Challenge . (His four turnov...


NBA All-Star Friday night: Canadians not named Bieber win big

Chicago Bulls superstar rookie Lauri Markkanen became the 12th former Arizona Wildcat, second Sean Miller product, to play in the Rising Stars Challenge duri...


Former Delhi Congress chief Arvinder Singh Lovely comes back in Congress

Last year, after leaving the Congress, Lovely had accused Ajay Maken that after becoming the state president he is running the party and ignoring senior leade...


Women Who Clean at Home or Work Have Faster Lung Decline

From their forced vital capacity, home cleaners lost an extra 4.3 milliliters a year and occupational cleaners lost an additional 7.1 milliliters a year. It's t...


Winter Olympics Sets Record For Most Condoms Given Out

Team USA men's hockey defeated Slovakia last night 2-1 and their next game will be Saturday against the Olympic Athletes of Russian Federation at 9:10 p.m. S...


More Flu Deaths Reported in SC Last Week

According to the latest flu report released on Friday, 195 Hoosiers have died this season. A total of 32 flu-associated deaths have occurred among Oklahoma ch...


Sheetz recognized as one of 100 Best Companies

The Altoona-based company ranks No. 66 on this year's list - an improvement of 21 places from 2017. In the United States, Great Place to Work produces the ann...


Sergey Sirotkin eager to get rookie F1 season underway

The FW41 looks significantly different to its predecessor, the FW40, following input from the team's Chief Technical Officer, Paddy Lowe , and Head of Aerodyna...


US fines US Bancorp $613 mln for money-laundering violations

As part of the settlement, U.S. Bancorp agreed to forfeit US$453 million and to pay fines to the Treasury Department, the Office of the Comptroller of the Curre...


Free flu shots still available

Daniel Jernigan, the CDC's influenza chief. This year's surging flu numbers are attributed to the strain H3N2, which doctors say is vaccine-resistant. "I a...


Here's How Kylie Jenner Is Celebrating Valentine's Day

My pregnancy was one I chose not to do in front of the world. Not only is she celebrating the fruits of her labor financially, she's also has a lifetime of cele...


Cauvery verdict : TN on alert

The decades-old Cauvery water dispute was decided unanimously by CWDT in 2007, after determining the total availability of water in the Cauvery basin at 740...


In first, transgender woman able to breastfeed

Doctor Reisman and nurse practitioner Zil Goldstein used a procedure known as induce lactation in cisgender women who have not experienced pregnancy, in order t...


Medical marijuana sales in western Pennsylvania begin Thursday morning

Wolf said Thursday that almost 3,000 patients have obtained medical marijuana cards, more than 17,000 have registered to participate, and some 700 doctors h...


Staying physically fit may help keep Alzheimer's disease at bay

Mice completely lacking BACE1 suffer severe neurodevelopmental defects. As the second generation of mice continued to age they, though, they continued to lose B...


India beat South Africa by 73 runs in fifth ODI, win series

Markram was in good nick and scored 32 off 32 balls which included a six and four boundaries. India , too, didn't help their cause, losing skipper Virat Koh...


Ageas Bowl snubbed for Ashes but to host new T20 competition

Headingley and Old Trafford have been selected, with regular venues Lord's, The Oval and Edgbaston making up the rest of the five-match series. On Wednesday, ...


FDA approves first blood test to help diagnose concussions

The new test - dubbed the Brain Trauma Indicator - is created to help determine the need for such scans after head injuries, reducing unnecessary CT testing and...


Flu warning signs in children

Friday, the department will host a community vaccination drive from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m., with free vaccination. Schaffner added that the vaccine, while imperfect...


Processed diets could be "increasing burden of cancer" for decades to come

An examination of the food intake and health of almost 105,000 people found that for every 10% more factory-processed food someone consumes, there is a 12% grea...


Pet Products Recalled for Salmonella Infection Risk

If you are a pet owner, please read this very important article at EURThisNthat . Over the past few days, several dog food companies have recalled their prod...