Health

Rare form of mad cow disease found in Alabama

The USDA-required observations and other preventative measures - which led to the detection of this animal before it entered the slaughterhouse - will continue ...


CBO: Obamacare repeal would leave 32 million more uninsured and double premiums

Vice President Mike Pence lit into Congress on Tuesday for thus far failing to get an Obamacare repeal to President Donald Trump's desk, saying the legislative ...


Gilead adds fourth drug to HCV arsenal

It's indicated for the retreatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in adults with genotype 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, or 6 previously treated with an NS5A in...


British Airways Unveils Hilarious, If Slightly Sweary Inflight Safety Video

Gordon Ramsay , Sir Ian McKellen , Rowan Atkinson and Gillian Anderson are among a roster of top British celebrities who star in the new in-flight safety...


Porsche May Get Rid of Diesels

Porsche has become the latest vehicle giant to contemplate fuelling diesel's decline, with boss Oliver Blume saying the company could discontinue diesel. The qu...


Builder Confidence at Eight-Month Low

The monthly homebuilder confidence index for single family homes has fallen by two points in July to just 64, lower than economists' expectations of 68. Trump i...


Charlie Gard's family allowed permanent United States residency

Charlie suffers from a rare genetic mutation of mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome. Great Ormond Street Hospital , where Charlie is now staying, believes th...


POK is India's, so Pak nod not needed for patient's visa: Sushma

The Minister announced that her government granted a medical visa to Osama Ali, a 24-year-old resident of Pakistan's Kashmir, for a tumor. Osama's father Ja...


Bacteria-Infected Mosquitoes Joining Fresno Zika Fight

Here's what Verily is planning to do - Verily's male mosquitos that are infected with the Wolbachia bacteria (that is harmless to humans) will infect female m...


Gilead's hepatitis C drug receives FDA approval

The approval is based on data from the phase 3 POLARIS-1 and POLARIS-4 studies, which evaluated 12 weeks of Vosevi in direct-acting antiviral-experienced chro...


Extreme Heat Blanketing the Chattahoochee Valley and the Plains

High pressure looks to now keep us dry Saturday . Heat and high humidity will make it feel like almost 110 at times later in the day so an Excessive Heat Warni...


Chief Harteau To Speak As Justine Damond Investigation Continues

She said it remained unanswered why Noor pulled out his gun and fired as well as why neither officer turned on their body cameras. In an emotional address to...


Coffee recalled for containing Viagra-like ingredient

Food and Drug Administration found desmethyl carbodenafil, which is structurally similar to the active ingredient in Viagra , and also undeclared milk. Those ...


Humans Have Produced Enough Plastic To Build 25000 Empire State Buildings

If current trends in plastic production and waste management continue, the plastic debris housed in landfills and natural environments - now 4.9 billion metri...


1/3 of global dementia cases may be preventable, report finds

This figure could balloon to 132 million by 2050. "Acting now will vastly improve life for people with dementia and their families and, in doing so, will tran...


USA Players Bitten Twice In Vicious Gold Cup Match Vs. El Salvador

In a game where absurd and nasty fouls - biting and nipple twisting - by the losers were all too apparent, a few good moments stood out for Coach Bruce Are...


Mac and cheese powder may pose serious health threat, study says

The chemicals, known as phthalates , are used in hundreds of products, foods, and drinks and have been linked to serious health complications. New research...


BYU's Mangum added to Davey O'Brien Award watch list

But he will have to re-earn his starting job again this year, as Peters (and fellow backup John O'Korn) will be given every opportunity to win the job once fall...


Determined goat breaks into office by butting glass door until it shatters

The animal rams the door several times before the glass finally breaks off in one piece, but shatters on the ground. "His instant reaction is, 'We've been rob...


How 'Wonder Woman' Was Created Is The Focus Of This Upcoming Movie

Eventually, the film shows, the three decide to go for it. Focusing both on the male creator of Diana Prince and the two women who inspired her creation, P...


Newborn dies from complications of meningitis

Baby Mariana was born to Shane and Nicole Sifrit on July 1. According to World Health Organization , doctors told the couple at Blank Children's Hospit...


Charlie Gard granted permanent resident status in US

They say it is "cruel" to let him live any longer. Connie Yates and Chris Gard , parents of 11-month-old Charlie Gard , were furious after learning that t...


Crisis in Bihar's Grand Alliance

Before leaving to attend the meet, all the Cabinet ministers from the RJD, including Abdul Bari Siddiqui and Alok Mehta, met Lalu Prasad at Rabri Devi's residen...


Malala to Osinbajo - Declare Emergency in Education

While briefing state correspondents about the details of her meeting with the Acting President, Malala said: "It was a very good meeting". "My goal is to ma...


Former Balch Springs Cop Indicted for Murder in Death of Jordan Edwards

Jordan's family and their attorney said they were "cautiously optimistic" after Dallas County District Attorney Faith Johnson announced the indictment again...


China Q2 GDP, Retail Sales Beat Expectations

However, buyer demand appeared to be more resilient than expected, reinforcing analysts' views that China's property market is unlikely to suffer a hard landing...


LeT man suspected in UP fidayeen attack held at city airport

It remains unclear at which of Mumbai's two airports he was arrested. Salim Mukim Khan was detained by the Maharashtra Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) as he arri...


Most Macaroni and Cheese Products Contain Controversial Chemical

The coalition still says phthalates pose a serious threat to the health of pregnant women and children, while the CDC says the health effects are unknown - thou...


Blade Runner 2049 gets a insane new trailer

It's been more than 30 years since sci-fi audiences met Rick Deckard in the dystopian '80s classic Blade Runner , and fans have been speculating about whet...


Goldman Sachs hit by bond trading slide

The stock now has a Market Cap of $88.88B. The stock declined 0.23% or $0.31 reaching $135.49 per share. About 757,917 shares traded. (NYSE:HON) has risen 17.66...


Bank of America beats quarterly forecasts

The stock declined 0.50% or $0.12 reaching $24.09 per share. About 54.76M shares traded. Wealth Architects Ltd Company has invested 0.11% of its portfolio in B...


Korean Golfer Park Sung-hyun Wins US Women's Open

Choi produced a fourth consecutive round under par, but a double bogey at the par-three 16th cost her any chance of a stunning win. Australia's Minjee Lee had...


Man suspected to be part of Rampur-CRPF camp attack held

In Lucknow, Inspector General of UP ATS, Aseem Arun, said after the arrest of suspected ISI agent Aftab from Faizabad on May 3, 2017, the ATS had come to know t...


JK: Three militants killed in encounter with security forces in Anantnag

Taking to micro blogging site Twitter, Dr Vaid said, " In a chance encounter 3 terrorists killed near Anantnag by joint team of security forces. However, Defe...


Chemical used in soaps, adhesives found in mac and cheese

The chemical was found in all but one of the 30 samples tested, and mac and cheese made with powdered cheese contained the highest concentrations. "We have an...