Health

Strong 6.3 quake rocks Philippines

The US Geological Survey pegged the magnitude at 6.2. The tectonic tremor was likewise felt in Metro Manila , which prompted employees and workers to evacuat...


Bills trade Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby in massive shakeup

We've acquired CB E.J. Gaines and a 2018 2nd round pick from the Rams for WR Sammy Watkins and a 2018 6th round pick. Watkins had four catches for 39 yard...


New Study Finds One in Eight Americans Is an Alcoholic

New research suggests more people are drinking and abusing alcohol in the U.S. 'These increases constitute a public health crisis that may have been overshado...


First case of West Nile virus in 2017 reported in Kent County

James Tomarken in a news release, adding "there is no cause for alarm". West Nile virus can be transmitted to people through the bite of an infected mosquito....


Babri Masjid was built by demolishing temple: Shia Waqf Board to SC

The Supreme Court posted further hearings on petitions challenging the Allahabad high court verdict in the Ayodhya land dispute case till December 5 on Fr...


Haryana stalking case: Vikas Barala sent to judicial custody till August 25

The CCTV footage clearly shows Ashish entering the liquor store in Chandigarh sector 9 and leaving with the bottles in hand. Vikas and Ashish were earlier b...


Insane Video Emerges After Cop Somehow Survives Bullet to Neck

Officer Quincy Smith was called to investigate a suspicious man trying to steal groceries from a local convenience store. The footage picked up from Smith...


Buxar District Magistrate found dead on rail tracks

The Bihar-cadre IAS officer was transferred from Katihar, where he was posted as deputy development commissioner. "I have made this plan that I will tell a li...


Mother sues Portland hospital after she accidentally smothered her baby

Thompson's baby, Jacob, from the hospital's nursery to Ms. Thompson's room for breastfeeding around 3 a.m. on August 6, 2012. Three days after his birth, he w...


Captain Scott's fruit cake found 'almost edible' 106 years after Antarctic expedition

The tin and the cake within were made by a company called Huntley & Palmers; the tin, though in bad shape, was still protecting the cake, which itself is still ...


Zach Randolph arrested for marijuana possession

He said officers from the LAPD Southeast Division were on a routine patrol when they encountered a large crowd blocking the street while drinking alcohol and sm...


Report Looks At How Premiums Could Change On ACA Health Exchange

The focus is on 20 states and the District of Columbia. Often, insurers don't serve an entire state, so typically there are even fewer options for consumers. Wi...


Tanya Tucker on Glen Campbell: 'I'll Forever Love You, Glen'

I know I heard plenty of other songs coming out of that van's AM radio, but I have particularly evocative memories of Campbell's classic, "Wichita Lineman ". "I...


Lewis Baker agrees two-year Middlesbrough loan after renewing Chelsea contract

The England Under 21 global also had offers from the Premier League , but he was not convinced he would get enough chances to play. Middlesbrough have anno...


Ex-Trump staffers reveal love child after campaign trail sex scandal

Still, the two former Trump surrogates embroiled in the alleged affair are feuding, and the birth of a child is marred by deception from various angles, as mult...


United Kingdom house price growth at four-year low, surveyors say

Average house prices across the United Kingdom only remained positive in July because prices remain "quite firmly on an upward trend" in some areas, led by Nort...


Interstate Covered With Pizza Is Shut Down for Hours After Truck Crash

I was going to run to the store, grab a cold six and a frozen pizza and watch Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 starring my boy Chris Pratt. No one was hurt ...


Up to 50 teen migrants 'deliberately drowned' off Yemen

Five bodies have been recovered while around 50 people were missing after the incident on Thursday, the International Organisation for Migration reported. Rescu...


Barclays PLC Reaffirms Overweight Rating for Weir Group PLC (LON:WEIR)

The latest broker reports which are now outstanding on Thursday 10th of August note 1 analyst has a rating of "strong buy", 0 analysts "buy", 1 analysts "neutra...


Scientists closer to cross-species transplant

David Klassen, chief medical officer at the United Network for Organ Sharing , a nonprofit organization that manages the U.S. transplant system, said the ...


New regulations would allow for more medical marijuana products

NY has one of the nation's more conservative medical cannabis programs , and smokeable marijuana still isn't allowed. That number increased by 10,744, or 72 pe...


Zach Randolph reportedly arrested on drug charges

In response, the police had to call for backup. But based on the reports , clearing Randolph may be easier said than done. Another man who was arrested w...


Glen Campbell Laid To Rest In Arkansas

Some of the songs that made Campbell famous constituted part of the soundtrack of Americans' lives during his performance years, and long afterward. By his ea...


Cause of Woman's Stomach Pain Leaves Doctors 'Dumbfounded'

But two days later, she returned to the hospital complaining of extreme pain and it was then that the doctors suggested her to go for a CT scan. At first, d...


Sri Lanka's foreign minister resigns

Sri Lanka's Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake resigned on Thursday over corruption charges in a bond scam but maintained he had done no wrong. He has previ...


Vitamin B3 discovery could cut miscarriages, birth defects

They have called it "a double breakthrough", as they found both a cause and a preventative solution. But now a new study suggests that there is another vitami...


Arkansas truck crash spills hundreds of frozen pizzas onto interstate

Such was the situation in Little Rock, Arkansas this morning, when an 18-wheeler full of frozen pies sliced itself open on a bridge support and spilled its carg...


Canadian Diplomat in Cuba Joins US Officials in Suffering From Hearing Loss

According to reports , a third country may have been behind the mystery attacks in Havana. With the Canadian government acknowledging that its diplomats a...


West Nile virus confirmed in dead birds found in Contra Costa County

The department offers free mosquito control kits to treat standing water. The majority of people - 80 percent - who are infected with WNV do not get sick. "We...


Kraft Heinz, Oprah partner on refrigerated foods line

That's right, her line of meals, which will be found in the refrigerated sections of grocery stores in the US, are affordable. Each of the products delivers...


Senate commended by Presidency for supporting Buhari's stay in London

It took the intervention of security agencies on ground to stop them. He further called on the Senate to raise a medical panel to establish the true status of...


Marijuana + High Blood Pressure = Greater Death Risk

Those who answered "yes" were considered marijuana users. For Yankey's study , information on marijuana use was merged with mortality data in 2011 from the...


BMO Capital Markets Reiterates Outperform Rating for Mylan NV (MYL)

Altalis Capital Management Llc bought 9,712 shares as the company's stock rose 10.08% with the market. Generic drugmakers in the United States were hit by wea...


Deaths Reported After Balloon Obesity Treatments

In a report, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning health care providers about the liquid-filled balloon weight loss system created to fight ...


Cake from 1911 found 'perfectly preserved' in Antarctica

Images of the fruitcake , as well as details about it and the restoration process, were published by the Antarctic Heritage Fund . Conservators with the Ant...