Health

USA would have to invade North Korea to secure Pyongyang nukes

Noting the importance of bringing to light the severity of risk due to an all-out war with a nuclear-capable state, the two lawmakers in their request for infor...


'Black Widow' Serial Killer Sentenced To Hang For Murdering Husbands, Lovers

The killer was initially arrested over the death of her 75-year-old husband in 2013, a month after they married. The poison was found in the body of at least ...


Q2 Weather: Temperatures level off until Friday

In fact, Monday's early temperatures are about as warm as it's going to be all week. Temperatures by Friday morning will continue to fall into the upper 40s...


Exhausted brains are prone to mental lapses as whole areas 'doze off'

And as the study participants slowed down, so did their brain cells. "The responses are diminished, and they are smeared over longer periods of time". As the ...


Gas Prices in Southern California Continue to Rise

In Los Angeles County, the average cost of a gallon of gas is $3.28, while in Orange County it is $3.26. In Southern California, experts say, the increase is ...


Now, Jaipur royal family threatens to oppose 'Padmavati's release

Padmavati is an upcoming epic period drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali , based on the epic poem Padmavat (1540) by Malik Muhammad Jayasi. It was re...


Nigeria's Buhari proposes record spending for 2018

Infrastructure, represented by the Ministry of Power, Works and Housing and Ministry of Transportation, and Defence, will take the bulk of federal capital spend...


Reason Flu Vaccines Are So Lousy: They're Grown in Eggs

The goal is to combine the desired HA and NA antigens from the target strain (flu strain 1) with genes from a harmless strain that grows well in an egg (flu str...


Japanese Black Widow who poisoned husband with cyanide sentenced to death

Yesterday, presiding judge Akiko Nakagawa said: "It was an extremely malicious and shrewd crime borne only out of a greed for money". She was later charged with...


FIRST ALERT FORECAST: Cold front arrives Wednesday with rain and cooler temperatures

Wednesday night , partly cloudy, with a low around 36. Showers move into the region early this morning. A strong cold front drops highs into the mid-40s on F...


Snapshots of sleep-deprived brains show why you shouldn't drive exhausted

Fried and his colleagues believe that disruption leads to temporary mental lapses that affect memory and visual perception. The study, published (paywall...


Teenage Girls Found Dead At Sea

Currently, five migrants are being questioned in connection to the unusual incident. Of those rescued, 90 were women and 52 were minors, including one week-old ...


Cowboys legends Deion Sanders and Tony Romo have major beef

Commenting on a play where Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters shied away from tackling Ezekiel Elliott, the retired quarterback took a swing at another old Co...


Matthews absent from skate, Leafs recall Gauthier and shuffle lines

After being down by 2 in the first period, the Knights forced the game into overtime. Also worked like a charm. The Wild made a game of it on Eric Staal's short...


Shooting near South Carolina University causes campus lockdown

That lockdown was later lifted. There is said to be an active shooter situation near the University of SC, with one person believed to have been shot. The pol...


Italy and Juventus icon Andrea Pirlo announces retirement from football

Each day, you have physical problems and you can't train as you would like to. 'At my age, that's enough. "Not only is it that my adventure in NY comes to a...


USDA chief scientist expresses concerns on World Health Organization animal antibiotic guidelines

It also calls for antibiotics that are being used on farm animals to be selected from a list that it deems to be of lowest importance to human health. Antibioti...


Nvidia unveils Star Wars Titan Xp

The Last Jedi coming out in December, marketing is ramping up. NVIDIA has unveiled a pair of new Titan Xp graphics cards built for Star Wars fans. Convers...


Sensex sheds 132 points; Reliance, ICICI Bank major losers

BSE Sensex was up by over 77 points or 0.23% to 33,808.50 while the wider NSE Nifty was up by over 25 points or 0.24% at 10,477.40. The 30-share Sensex res...


Box Office Verdict: Ittefaq stays ROCK STEADY!

All the three leads of the movie, Sonakshi Sinha , Sidharth Malhotra and Akshaye Khanna have been praised by film critics as well as audiences. Sidharth ...


To the brain, sleep deprivation is 'like drinking too much'

A new study from UCLA said to be the first of its kind reveals that " sleep deprivation disrupts brain cells" and their ability to communicate. Sleep rhyth...


How to take advantage of open enrollment

Premiums have increased significantly. Unfortunately, the administration's efforts to sabotage health insurance markets have resulted in significantly increas...


Buhari To Present 2018 Budget To NASS

The country's deficit is forecast to hit of 2.005 trillion naira, down from last year's 2.36 trillion naira. Debt costs are, however, already high in Nigeria ...


Brian Michael Bendis Leaves Marvel, Signs Exclusivity Deal With DC

The deal will result in Bendis ending his 17-year working relationsip with Marvel. DC tweeted out the news, saying Bendis has signed on for a "multiyear, mu...


Universal Flu Shot Promising Lifelong Protection Edges Closer

The vaccine is different each year because the virus changes frequently - so it's important to get it every fall. Researchers are working to determine if a va...


Disney reverses ban on LA Times critics from screenings

There was immediate backlash among the journalism industry. Notably, it was The Washington Post's critic-at-large Alyssa Rosenberg who kicked off the now...


Senators get Matt Duchene; Predators land Kyle Turris

Duchene joins the Senators as their new No. 1 center, Turris gives the Predators more depth down the middle and the Avalanche pushes forward with its ...


British woman goes to Egypt with painkillers, faces death penalty

Laura's sister Jayne told ITV's This Morning: "She's unrecognisable". She is in a prison cell with prostitutes and thieves who have beaten and harassed her. "...


Protect yourself from the flu

Flu vaccines work by delivering purified proteins from the outer layer of dead flu viruses , which primes the immune system to fight off a new invasion. Hensle...


US Senator Rand Paul's ribs broken in assault at home

Paul suffered five rib fractures, including three displaced fractures. Rene Boucher, 59, of Bowling Green, was arrested Friday and charged with misdemeanor fo...


Florida State University pledge's death sparks investigation, suspension of fraternity

President John Thrasher says, "Losing a member of the Florida State University family is always hard, but to see a young persons life cut short is especially ...


China Bans National Anthem Disrespect

China's growing reach into Hong Kong's affairs has, however, stoked tensions and mass protests including the 2014 "Occupy" civil disobedience movement that bloc...


British woman may 'face death penalty in Egypt' for carrying painkillers

Mr Plummer said his mother and sisters had travelled to Egypt to visit Miss Plummer following her arrest on 9 October, adding: "They say she's unrecognisable"...


The United States first air strikes on is positions in Somalia

Several militants are believed to have been killed in an airstrikes conducted by the United States of America government in coordination with the Federal govern...


Giants Could Bench Eli Manning

He's one shy of tying his brother, Peyton, for second on the all-time list. The Giants logged their seventh loss of the campaign Sunday afternoon, a 51-17 she...