Health Care

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...


Cech penalty save crucial to victory - Wenger

After a hard Thursday night game, on Sunday morning we still had the spirit to stick together. "Overall it gets us out of that negative spirit that we were in...


Harry Kane limps off to temper joy of Spurs' recovery

He is a great player and if it is a serious injury we will miss him. The injury raises concerns that Kane could miss the final few weeks of Spurs season w...


Fertility clinic disaster may have destroyed thousands of frozen eggs, embryos

In order to see if the egg or embryo is still viable, it has to be thawed out and implanted. The news came to patients in the form of a letter on Thursday. th...


Leicester City deny Riyad Mahrez has retired after weird Facebook post

Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez is keen on forcing through a move to Italian side Roma during the summer window, according to a report in the press. How...


Direct-to-consumer cancer risk test gets FDA approval

The approval comes four years after the FDA threw the brakes on 23andMe's race across the consumer genetic testing landscape in a November 2013 warning lette...


A paradigm shift in the diagnosis of diabetes

Cluster 5: Mild diabetes among mostly older patients, accounting for 34 to 47% of cases. Writing in a linked comment , Dr Rob Sladek, McGill University ...


Brain surgeons perform procedure on wrong patient

Hospital staff reportedly mixed up the patients' identification tags before the surgery. According to the BBC's Anne Soy in Nairobi, Kenya Medical Practit...


Gov. Scott discusses 'massive changes' to school safety

Scott spent the past week pitching his plan across the state. He's expected to discuss a $500 million investment in school safety and mental health aimed at k...


Nigeria sets up probe into girls' school attack, abductions

This fact recalls the event in 2014 in the town of Chibok, also in the northeast of the country, when 270 schoolchildren were abducted by members of Boko Haram...


United Nations report links North Korea, Syria

The report details " substantial new evidence" about North Korea's dealings with Syria, dating back to 2008. The White Helmets volunteer rescue group h...


Vikings receive two compensatory picks in 2018 NFL Draft

The formula for awarding compensatory draft choices factors in salary, playing time, and postseason honors. Regardless, the Colts are another step closer to t...


Chelsea Loanee Michy Batshuayi Taunts Racist Atalanta Fans

The on-loan Chelsea striker, Michy took to Twitter to express his displeasure. He wrote: "2018 and still racists monkey noises in the stands. really?!" ...


Florida House Votes Down Assault Weapons Ban

According to the Tampa Bay Times , the declaration of pornography as a health risk "states a need for education, research and policy changes to protect Florid...


Palestinian dies in Israeli detention

That view of the Middle East was decisively repudiated this week, with Trump clearly aligning the United States with the majority of the Sunni Arab world, and I...


Houston's first flu-related death of a child confirmed

Getting a flu shot may prevent a heart attack. The flu can be very taxing on the heart, because of a combination of inflammation, increased blood clots and th...


Declining Vaccination Rates Part Of Big Measles Spikes Across Europe

By the end of 2016, it was reported that 42 countries out of the 53 included in the region had interrupted endemic measles transmissions, however, it is recogni...


Flu killed 22 children last week in US

A study published last year by researchers at the CDC, found that "providing paid sick leave to workers who lack it might help decrease the number of workdays l...


Missing 4-year-old found safe in another state after home invasion

Riverside Fire Chief Tim Kurzejeski and Riverside Police Chief Rick Oliver knocked on the window of the vehicle and told Evans to get out. In the vehicle w...


Medical experts warn about new flu strain emerging

ILI, or influenza-like illness, rose to a 7.7 percent increase, the most since the 2009 H1N1 pandemic, or swine flu. Still, even with lower effectiveness ag...


Young Kids Are Getting The Best Protection From Current Flu Vaccine

Federal health officials say that, as they anticipated, the flu vaccine isn't very effective this year - but they say it has still prevented thousands of se...


George guides short-handed Thunder previous Grizzlies

The Oklahoma City Thunder (33-25) will host the Cleveland Cavaliers (33-22) in a nationally-televised game at the Chesapeake Energy Arena on Tuesday (Wedn...


Here's Why Eating More Slowly May Help You Lose Weight

Next, the participants answered a set of questions about their eating speed ('fast", "normal' and "slow'), whether they had dinner within 2 hours of sleepin...


Kim Jong Un invites South Korean president for talks in the North

For hours Saturday, South Korean media was abuzz over the contents of a mysterious blue folder carried by the sister of North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un to h...


Is it too late to protect your child?

The number of confirmed cases represent the highest number of flu cases in Livingston County since 2009 - the year of the H1N1 virus - when there were 249 confi...


Poor US leadership will lead to major war with Russia, China

Avoidance of "automaticity", a system where there is an automated retaliation in the form of a nuclear strike, and the need for new low-yield nuclear weapons ar...


Topper in health insurance scheme

Admitting as much, Dr. Isaac said the Centre's new announcement of a Rs. 5-lakh coverage each for 10 crore families had upstaged the core proposal that was to b...


Groundhog Day prediction: Six more weeks of winter

Since 1887, the groundhog has seen his shadow 103 times, to forecast a longer winter, and not seen it 18 times, to predict an early spring. However, if he see...


Don't be flu-clueless; listen to this nurse

To start, she chastised those who bring extra people to the hospital saying it's "a cesspool of funky flu at the ER right now". "The biggest problem for me ...