Health

Abiraterone delays metastatic prostate cancer growth by 18 months, extends survival

These data will be presented in ASCO's Plenary Session, which features four abstracts deemed to have the greatest potential to impact patient care, out of the...


Japan holds evacuation drill amid tension from N. Korea

Last month, China and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations agreed to a draft framework on a code of conduct to reduce the possibility of confl...


Expect more ticks in Nebraska this year

Be sure not to twist or jerk the tick, this can cause parts to break off and remain in the skin. Those include Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and Ehrlichiosis t...


Former Nigerian Health Minister, Head Of UNFPA, Babatunde Osotimehin Is Dead

The head of the United Nations Population Fund , Babatunde Osotimehin , a champion for girls' and women's health, has died suddenly at his home, the UNFPA s...


Project Pink'd gives back to Breast Cancer survivors

The survivors averaged 28 years of age by the time the study was done. The study focused on the incidence of chronic illnesses in the first 15 years after diagn...


Nine Cases of Salmonella Recorded in Florida Amidst National Outbreak

Nationwide, 71 people have been hospitalized. Thirty-six percent of ill persons are children under the age of 5. Five people have been hospitalized in the sta...


Trump's use of private cellphone raises security concerns

The report came just days after Trump wrapped up his first foreign trip as president, which took him to the Vatican, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Italy. Throughou...


Argentina Confirms Jorge Sampaoli As New Coach

In one year at Sevilla he coached them to an impressive fourth place in the Spanish league, behind the might of Real Madrid, Barcelona and Atlético Madrid. AFA ...


Fort Worth Regional, with host TCU, postponed by weather

Latest from the SFGATE homepage: Click below for the top news from around the Bay Area and beyond. All games in the tournament will be streamed online via ESPN3...


Hussain Nawaz appears 4th time before JIT probing graft

Hussain had earlier moved an application in the Supreme Court accusing two members of the JIT of impartiality and bias. Hussain had previously appeared before...


Xavier stays alive in NCAA with 11-0 rout of Oklahoma

He had three hit batsmen including one with the bases loaded. The firepower and the winning runs coming largely coming from the bottom half of the Cardinals l...


Neighbor kills Oklahoma man trying to drown twin children, police say

Freeman rushed over and found the perpetrator, Leland Foster , attempting to drown 3-month-old twins, a boy and a girl, in the bathtub. City of Ada spokesw...


1 dead, 2 missing after Wisconsin mill explosion

Authorities say two people are unaccounted for after a fatal explosion that leveled part of a corn mill plant in southern Wisconsin. This Thursday, June 1, 2017...


J&J's Zytiga Boosts Survival in New, Severe Prostate Cancers

Patients in the PRO group self-reported 12 common symptoms from the National Cancer Institute's Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events at each visit a...


Coast Guard rescues 4 sailors from boat after engine failure

The dredging barge Ibis started sinking on 2 nautical miles south off old Mangaluru port in India. Out of 27, four personnel were safeguarded on Saturday an...


1-year-old hospitalized after overdose on opioids

After he was revived, the one-year-old was transferred to a local children's hospital, with authorities saying that he'll be OK. Then, the baby's 9-year-old b...


Multiple casualties reported in London Bridge terror attack

At least 20 people were taken to six hospitals across London . The police were urging the public to run to a place of safety, or hide if they can not. She wi...


Troopers, firefighter rescue dachshund from tree

The firefighters rescuing a cat stuck in a tree is so cliche. Firefighter Daniel Newcomb cut into the tree, allowing Rocco to be freed. Rocco is believed to...


Cher attends ex-husband Gregg Allman's funeral

Legions of fans are expected to line the streets of Macon, Georgia , as the music legend is carried to his final resting place in the same cemetery where he an...


'Trump's climate claims on China, India false'

She spoke about the decision in tones similar to that of President Emmanuel Macron of France, who on Thursday invited American scientists to continue their env...


Mandzukic Rules Out Ronaldo Opener With Stupendous Overhead Kick

Though he has refereed a European final before - the 2014 Europa League final between Benfica and Sevilla - this will the first time the 41-year-old refe...


Man who threw baby off bridge gets 70 years in prison

Before handing down the sentence, Judge Elpefio Vitale said "the utter depravity of the crime ... speaks for itself" - and then told him he would spend 70 years...


From Hockey 101, Preds bring Stanley Cup Final to Music City

This after Rinne, who entered the Cup Final with a 12-4 playoff record, a 1.70 goals-against average and a.941 save percentage, surrendered four goals on 11 s...


FDA: Three Modesto Restaurants May Have Fish Contaminated with Hepatitis A

Frozen fish that could be contaminated with a contagious disease has been recalled. The companies are worldwide with Sustainable Seafood Company based in Viet...


Reggae star Damian Marley, others buy control of High Times

Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley now has a vested interest in the most famous marijuana publication, High Times . "I wouldn't say the current company was sleeping at...


Red Sox to place Eduardo Rodriguez on disabled list

He convinced Red Sox manager John Farrell he was healthy enough to start and ended up lasting 5 2/3 innings, throwing 94 pitches. "We've got to win these ...


Trump Asks Supreme Court to Reinstate Travel Ban

In its filing, the administration asked the nine justices to consider the legality of President Donald Trump's executive order, a move that appeals a ruling...


CBSE Class X results to be declared online on Saturday

The confirmation of CBSE Class 10th Result date has been notified and the result will be declared on June 3 at 8 am. Soon after the release of results candida...


Bihar board class 12 topper Ganesh Kumar arrested, result cancelled

Kumar went underground soon after the results were declared, triggering suspicion over him securing the top marks in the Bihar board exam. State Education Min...


"It's very fragile:" Green negotiating team opens up on deal with NDP

He echoed Clark's election-night comments that the almost exact split in votes between the B.C. Liberals and the NDP is a message to all parties to work togethe...


Illinois Bond Ratings Twice Cut After Budget Efforst Fail Again

Democrats claim Rauner's demands are unrelated to the budget and an attack on the middle class. Just one day after IL lawmakers left Springfield without app...


UN concerned over tense situation at LoC

However, the Indian firing was effectively responded to by Pakistan Army troops, which silenced the enemy guns. Accusing India of targeting civilians alon...


China 'fully committed' to stopping North Korean missile programme

Liu said China was calling on all parties to implement the resolution and "strive for a peaceful settlement of the nuclear issue" by strengthening efforts to de...


Will Houston Join San Antonio, Austin Immigration Lawsuit?

A key part of the law prevents local communities from punishing police officers for asking people they stop about immigration status. Outside San Antonio Ci...


"We have restored the credibility of the economy", says Arun Jaitley

He dismissed reports of jobless growth in the economy. We are in a state of preparedness for the July 1 roll out. "I am sure that as the impact of all these p...