Health Care

Recalled melon linked to 60 illnesses was distributed in NC, officials say

A CDC investigation indicates pre-cut melons, including fruit salads, are a likely source of the outbreak in Michigan, Indiana, Missouri, Illinois and Ohio. The...


New study says women with early stage breast cancer can avoid chemotherapy

Previous studies had made clear that women with low scores could skip chemotherapy and those with high scores should get it. Professor Alan Melcher, an immu...


Exact Sciences stock swells on revised guidelines for colorectal cancer screening

But she also pointed out that colorectal cancer rates are rising rapidly in adults younger than 45 and urged people to seek medical attention promptly if they...


New Zealand to slaughter 150,000 cows in record cull

Mycoplasma bovis has been detected on more than three dozen farms since it was first detected in New Zealand previous year, leading to the slaughter of about...


After Kerala, Nipah virus suspected in Himachal Pradesh

This Kerala PSC decision is happening after Kerala Government has made a decision to not to conduct any public programmes in Kozhikode after the outbrea...


India's fruit exports face a unusual threat - Nipah virus

The virus spreads through close contact with people's secretions and excretions. Since these bats feed on any fruit they can find, there's a risk of exports o...


Kushner granted permanent security clearance, AP source says

The decision raised questions about Kushner's ability to fulfill his extensive White House job duties and whether the delay in securing permanent clearance wa...


Congo Ebola Risk to Public Now "Very High", Doctors Raise Alarm

The Ebola outbreak in the DRC has entered a "new phase" after it spread to a large city, Health Minister Oly Ilunga said on Wednesday. "The confirmed case in ...


Ebola outbreak in DRC: are we better prepared this time?

The dreaded Ebola virus has resurfaced in the Democratic Republic of Congo, but the governments of Africa and the United Nations are now better equipped to de...


CP NewsAlert: Toronto Maple Leafs appoint Kyle Dubas new general manager

May. BC-HKN-Maple Leafs-Dubas, 169 Maple Leafs appoint Kyle Dubas as new general managerEds: APNewsNow. Dubas has been an advocate of speed and skill, for a...


Trump Urges West Virginia Voters To Oppose Republican Don Blankenship

After President Donald Trump used former Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore's loss to dissuade West Virginians from voting for coal baron and ex-convict Don ...


Jason Day leads at the Wells Fargo Championship after 3 rounds

The 30-year-old, who is looking for his 12th win on the PGA Tour , stormed the back nine on Saturday to give himself some breathing space ahead of Sunday's fin...


Ask the Expert: Tips on E. coli outbreak

During that period, the key California growing regions are too cool or wet for lettuce production, but Arizona winters provide ideal conditions, he said. Th...


Women Caught Up In Cervical Screening Delays Have Died

The Minister for Health wants HIQA to investigate why 162 women were not told their smear tests were being reviewed. Also speaking at the briefing, HSE direct...


Karlsson's OT victor gives Knights 2-1 series edge

San Jose played in the Stanley Cup final only two years ago and swept a good Anaheim Ducks team in the first round, and that experience is invaluable at this...


Mourinho confident Fellaini will remain at Manchester United

United has now sealed its place in the Champions League next season and moved closer to itd target of finishing at least second best to champion Manchester Ci...


Apple investors express concern as iPhone sales stall

Analyst Jun Zhan expects that Apple this year will produce 60 million copies of the LCD model, compared to 50 million devices with an OLED display. The iPhon...


A Matter of Survival for Mumbai Indians

But CSK's success this season is a genuine team effort. Dhoni remained not out on 70 runs and was well supported by Ambati Rayudu , who slammed four boun...


Draft-Eagles-Third Day

The second day, rounds two and three, of the 2018 NFL Draft took place on Friday night at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Particularly winning the first Sup...


Maternal caffeine intake associated with excess infant growth, overweight

The NHS advises pregnant women to limit their caffeine consumption to no more than 200mg a day - equivalent to two mugs of instant coffee, and just under three...


WhatsApp Raises Minimum Age Limit to 16 in European Union

The firm said in a blog post this week that it will not be asking for any new rights to collect personal information in the agreement. That's what I want ...


Police IG snubs Senate; summoned again over Melaye

Embattled Kogi lawmaker, Senator Dino Melaye , has been lambasted by Nigerians on social media, for still having access to his mobile phone and internet while ...


Russia Says Will Deliver New Air Defense Systems To Syria Soon

The Russian military has indicated it will supply the Syrian government with a sophisticated air defense system, after condemning a missile attack launched ...


Saudi airstrike attacks Yemeni wedding; Houthi retaliates with missile

The Western-backed alliance has been fighting a war for three years against the armed Houthi movement which controls the area and much of northern Yemen. He cal...


IPL 2018: RR Mentor Shane Warne Apologises for CSK Defeat

Earlier, Watson shared a 50-run stand with fellow opener Ambati Rayudu (12) and then raised a 81-run partnership for the second wicket with comeback-man Sure...


Authorities responding to situation at Lee Correctional Institution

Seven inmates have died and 17 others required outside medical attention after hours of fighting inside a maximum security prison in SC. The inmate says the p...


Softball Tigers at 4-1

Loomis allowed six hits, walked four and struck out seven. The Panthers brought in the final eight runs of the game after the Tigers walked Ellsworth's first ...


Romaine lettuce fingered as source of E

Thus far, the outbreak consists of 35 cases in 11 states: CT (2), Idaho (8), IL (1), MI (1), Missouri (1), New Jersey (7), NY (2), OH (2), Pennsylvania (9)...


Syria condemns 'brutal, barbaric aggression' by Western powers

Western powers blamed President Bashar al-Assad, but Syria and its ally Russian Federation categorically denied the claims and accused the West of "fabricat...


Winter storm watch for Saturday and Sunday

Winter storm watches were also issued in the upper Midwest and northern Great Lakes, with warnings of drifting snow, gusty winds and downed tree limbs Friday...


Pssst: This Is How We Know The Royal Baby Is Coming Soon

Kate is due to give birth any day. Preparations are well underway as the Duchess prepares to give birth to her third child . Unlike the time leading up to...


Japan replaces head coach Halilhodzic 2 months ahead of World Cup

Local media reported several Japanese coaching veterans were in the running to replace Halilhodzic, including Akira Nishino, 63, the current technical director ...


Eagle lands on Mariners pitcher before game

And Paxton wound up as the landing spot, sticking its talons into his back. He had no idea it would come well before the game. The eagle then made a second, m...


Police arrest man who allegedly tried to grab an officer's gun

Alliance police said Erik McCambridge, 32, was driving with a female passenger when he starting to punch and bite her. The release stated the vehicle then tur...


Second Death Due to Synthetic Cannabinoids

It is frequently sold at convenience stores and gas stations with names like Blue Giant, Crazy Monkey and Matrix, according to federal charges. Three cases te...


Ibra soars for Galaxy with superb brace on his debut

No matter the intention behind the goal , Galaxy manager Sigi Schmid was blown away by the natural talent required to make it happen. It continued Ibrahimovi...


Citizenship Question on 2020 Census Jeopardizes Accuracy, South Bay Officials Caution

Richmond's population peaked at around 250,000 people in 1970, largely due to an annexation, and then began falling as "white flight" accelerated as the last ba...


Air India To Be Come 'Majestic Maharaja': Jayant Sinha

The Indian government has approved the sale of 76 percent of the country's flag carrier Air India . The successful bidder will assume INR333 billion rupees (...


Loyola Chicago, Michigan heading to Final Four

Michigan's biggest lead was 10 points with 2:21 left in the second half, but the Seminoles scored the next seven points and had a chance to tie it. On the ot...


This school district's 'solution' to gun violence is arming students with rocks

On Saturday, March 24th, Utah students will march from West High School to the State Capitol from 11 a.m.to 1 p.m. On Feb. 14, 17 people were killed in a sc...


Rain disrupts second day as New Zealand increase lead

Nicholls was 49 not out, wicketkeeper B.J. Watling was 17 and New Zealand were 229-4 when heavy rain stopped play in the second session on a day in which only...


Meet the selfless over selfish Sikander Salman Khan in Race 3 poster

The actress will be seen as Jessica in the film. "The actress, who was a part of the earlier franchise too shared her poster on social media saying, ".and pow...


Russian Federation retaliates by expelling United Kingdom diplomats in ex-spy poisoning row

Russian Federation also said it was closing Britain's consulate in the city of Saint Petersburg, citing a "disparity" in the number of diplomatic missions held ...


Russians vote in presidential election across 11 time zones

He is calling for a boycott of the election, saying it is an undemocratic farce. Cadets of the Nakhimov naval academy vote at a polling station during Russia'...


Philippines informs United Nations of ICC withdrawal

Harry Roque, a spokesperson for President Duterte, said in response that the ICC lacked jurisdiction over the case, calling the ICC a "court of last resort". It...


Outrage after black politician Marielle Franco shot dead

When she was elected to the city council, Franco stood out for a bill that would force the city to track statistics on violence against women. She was shot fo...


Fortnite Update 3.3 Has Been Delayed; Epic Games Working To Resolve

It's unclear whether this will be a competitive playlist or something more concrete like a franchise league that we've seen for the likes of Overwatch or H1Z1...


County health rankings out: How does your county stack up?

It measures length and quality of life. The study looks at both health outcomes and health factors in 242 Texas counties to shed a light on health dispari...


Met Opera fires James Levine

James Levine was The Met's music director for 40 years until 2016, when he became emeritus music director, a position he held - along with the role of artisti...


Twitter reacts to Tiger Woods back to being Tiger Woods

Woods and Snedeker are off at 1:50 p.m. ET, while Rose will join Conners in the final pairing at 2:00 p.m. ET. Woods, looking fitter than he has in years afte...