Medicine

FDA OKs BRCA Consumer Test

And FDA warned that the tests, which work by analyzing saliva samples, carry significant risks for individuals if they are used without consulting a doctor or g...


China hikes defence budget to $175 bn

Local government debt grew 7.5% percent previous year to $2.6 trillion, according to figures in January. There are 21 items to either be introduced or amended...


Trump says tariffs will come off if new NAFTA deal is signed

The White House says Tuesday that the leaders spoke on Monday, and that Trump emphasized his commitment to a North American Free Trade Agreement that is fai...


Chinese Satellite Tiangong-1 May Crash Into Earth In March

Where will Tiangong-1 crash on Earth? In 2016, China admitted that the agency has lost control over the module which is now hurtling down to the Earth and th...


Vettel on top as McLaren suffer setback

Bottas and Vettel were separated by just one tenth of a second with Red Bull's Max Verstappen third in the order. The Belgian returned to the track moment...


Nikki Haley accuses United Nations of bullying Israel

He apologized during his testimony, although he ignored J Street requests for a personal apology. Haley meanwhile has spoken highly of the plan, commenting in...


National Football League salary cap for 2018 season set at $177.2 million

At first glance, a rise of just over $10 million against last season's cap might seem like a significant increase, but in reality, the figure represents the sma...


Dalai Lama Event Moved Out of Indian Capital

Sonam Dagpo, spokesman for the Tibetan exile government told VOA, "we came to know about the Indian government's circular and we decided we respect the positi...


Campaign to cut calories

But he added: 'It is not an attack on overweight folk, it is about getting more options and extending knowledge and more choices'. For girls this is nearly 30...


Prehistoric baby bird fossil sheds light on avian evolution

The researchers used special scanning tools to map its bone structure while preserving the fossil's integrity, and what they discovered is that, despite being s...


E-cigarettes Smokers are Exposed to Cancer-Causing Chemicals

Research published this week in the journal Pediatrics finds that teens who only smoke tobacco-based cigarettes such as Marlboro and Camel brands have the hig...


Martin Midstream Partners (NASDAQ:MMLP) Earns Coverage Optimism Score of 0.17

Country Club Trust Company decreased its stake in Magellan Midstream Prtnrs Lp (MMP) by 35.84% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stifel...


Buhari Bows To Pressure, To Visit Taraba, Benue Other Troubled States

He appealed to all to ensure that justice is done to all the people at all times, adding that the perpetrators of the heinous acts would be identified and punis...


Opioid Overdoses in Children Almost Double in Past Decade

Researchers believe numerous overdoses were likely caused by the child taking prescription medications after discovering them at home. According to the specia...


Broncos feel Kirk Cousins headed to Vikings

It would also means that Los Angeles could be in the toughest division in the National Football League. Two days ago, Ralph Vacchiano of SNY reported that t...


Doctor performs brain surgery on wrong patient in Kenya

The surgery had been going for hours before the team realized their mistake. The neurosurgeon who did the recent procedure and the CEO of the Kenyatta Nationa...


Indian shares fall; global trade, political uncertainties weigh

Mumbai: Tracking declines in global markets, benchmark indices fell almost 1% on Monday with US President Donald Trump sparking fresh fear among investors ...


Listeria outbreak kills 180 people in South Africa

The DA says Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi needs to put strict measures in place to prevent the spread of listeriosis. Processed meat products such as bol...


Cruise voted worst actor of 2017

The annual awards bestowed on the worst the movie business has to offer were announced Saturday in their traditional spot, the day before the Academy Awards. Th...


Salah strike keeps Liverpool on rise

Sadio Mane made the result safe 15 minutes later with his 14th goal of the season. FW Sadio Mane, 6 - After a sloppy first half he burst into life with a f...


Sridevi's ashes immersed in Bay of Bengal off Chennai coast

The last rites were performed by her husband, filmmaker Boney Kapoor while daughters, Janhvi and Khushi, were by his side, sources close to the family said,...


Kinnick Wave Featured in Carrie Underwood's New Music Video

A new music video from Carrie Underwood showcased some scenes from Nashville Predators games. But " The Champion " video isn't just a sports tribute, it als...


Source of Listeriosis outbreak confirmed

More than 300 samples were taken from the factory and 16 tested positive for listeria monocytogenes strain ST6‚ the strain most to blame for this outbreak. Sy...


Northeast still facing flooding, outages after killer storm

The eastern seaboard braced for wind gusts exceeding 50 miles per hour, with possible hurricane-force gusts of 80 to 90 miles per hour on Cape Cod. Most were ...


Birdie on last hole gives Michelle Wie dramatic win in Singapore

Wie thanked her parents, sponsors and fans for sticking by her in the nearly four-year wait for a title victory, but saved her greatest appreciation for caddie ...


Storm-felled trees kill 5 on East Coast, including 2 kids

There are fears that Storm Riley could bring a record-breaking high tide to the state this weekend. In Chesterfield County, Virginia, a tree fell onto a home ...


Flu Season Peaks In Mississippi

While the peak may have passed, health officials warn the season isn't over yet. "These numbers surpass any other flu season since the OSDH began tracking i...


Australians die, more sick in listeria outbreak linked to melons

Now, Australian Melon Association industry development manager Dianne Fullelove said she would be meeting with Australian supermarkets today to discuss the best...


[Erwin Chemerinsky] Three gun control myths that are killing American kids

It thus invited viewers to conclude that the Second Amendment is outdated. Scholars have found no evidence that the Second Amendment was about individual...


Gauri Lankesh Murder: Special Investigation Team Questioning Man in Connection With Case

Kumar has reportedly admitted to harbouring four individuals from a right-wing organisation. We have drawn their sketches based on his description. Sources in...


Year old teen diagnosed with Flu, really had cancer

But his family rushed him to the emergency room several weeks later when he was having trouble breathing. Man loses 9 fingers, both legs due to flu complicatio...


Seahawks talking about Michael Bennett trade

We went 9-7, and you'd have thought we'd won two games. "It's a pit that sits in your stomach and really fuels you". "We feel excited about the challenges ahe...


Melting multicookers now recalled over fire hazard

According to Today , the recall comes after the company previously issued a warning about its Gem 65 8-in-1 cooker having issues of overheating and melting. No ...


No Change in India's Stand on Dalai Lama For China, MEA Clarifies

All it said was that its position on the Dalai Lama hasn't changed. India has not changed its position on the Dalai Lama , the External Affairs Ministry sa...


Flu illness declines for third straight week; pediatric deaths top 100

Other rare complications from the flu that can be fatal include infection of the heart (or myocarditis) which can cause sudden death or heart failure, and inf...