Medical

More unemployed seek work as CT loses 1600 jobs in February

Numbers decrease going into the spring and summer months and rise during the fall and winter months. The New York State Department of Labor says the state's u...


Moderate drinking may be heart healthy but exercise is safer

However, it was not linked with a lower risk of all heart conditions and experts said that exercising and stopping smoking would be a better option for those ho...


Drug-resistant TB strains threatening fight against disease

But convincing the world to invest what's necessary remains the biggest challenge, especially in poor countries where rates of TB are highest and increasing. Pr...


March for Meals puts focus on home meal service

Delegate David Toscano (D-57th) spent some of the day packing and delivering food for some of the nonprofit's 250 clients in Charlottesville and Albemarle for t...


The Pill May Protect Against Some Cancers

There have always been fears that the pill could make women more susceptible to cancers. "These results from the longest-running study in the world into oral ...


Guardian Capital LP Acquires 154 Shares of CVS Health Corp (CVS)

The latest Insider trade was made on 12 Mar 2017 where Sussman Andrew J Officer did a transaction type "Buy" in which 6655 shares were traded at a price of $45....


Strong natural disaster shakes Indonesia's Bali island

In December 2004, a magnitude-9.1 tremor, one of the most powerful earthquakes ever recorded, struck off the west coast of Sumatra, unleashing a massive tsunami...


Varsity Brands Wins Supreme Court Copyright Case

A number of fashion brands, designers, and industry groups-including the Fashion Law Institute, Narciso Rodriguez, Proenza Schouler, and the Council of Fashion ...


Dash cam video shows Michigan State Police Trooper attacked on freeway

Trooper Garry Guild was attempting to make a traffic stop, when the motorcycle sped away and led him on a chase. Barber gets up but ignores Guild's commands t...


Tracy Abrams, Illinois down Boise State, 71-56, in NIT

The Illini finish the season 20-15. He hit three 3-pointers to single handedly put together a 9-0 run and give UCF an 11-3 advantage. “We were right there wit...


IL lawmakers introduce bill to legalize recreational marijuana for adults

Democratic senator Heather Steans of Chicago introduced the legislation at the capitol on Wednesday. According to the article, the bill place a tax of $50 per w...


USDA On Alert For Deadly Strain Of Avian Flu Found In China

The announcement came as the state of Alabama confirmed the presence of low-pathogenic bird flu in two flocks there, where more than 42,000 animals have been eu...


Maharashtra MLAs suspended for 'insulting the house'

Among the 19 legislators suspended till 31 December, 10 belong to the Congress while nine are from the NCP . The members were suspended for displaying banner...


Boy with skin disorder finds best friend in dog with same condition

Carter Blanchard, who has the skin disorder vitiligo, has made a friend of Rowdy, a black Labrador retriever with the same condition. Now, however, it's Rowdy...


It's Not Clear How Many People Could Actually Work To Get Medicaid

Under the bill, the CBO predicts rising premiums of 15 to 20 percent due to predictions of fewer healthy people enrolling because of the lack of a mandate for...


India agrees to stop working on Miyar hydroelectric project

Earlier in the day, Pak media said the Indian delegation, led by Indian Indus Water Commissioner P.K. Saxena, had agreed to halt work on the hydroelectric proje...


Ireland hit with injury crisis ahead of crucial Wales clash

Hendrick, like many of his Ireland teammates on Wednesday, said that he is fully aware of the threat that Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale brings to opposing de...


NCAA Tournament: Oregon Ducks Will Face Challenges vs Michigan Wolverines

They now stand one win away from their third Elite Eight appearance in the last five years. "They had more players step up and play across the board", Duke ...


Five simple ways to reuse waste water!

Mr David Duncan, Chief, in-charge of Water, Sanitation and Hygiene programme at UNICEF, said safely managed wastewater was an affordable and sustainable sourc...


Trump & Melania Sleep In Separate Bedrooms: They Never Spend The Night Together

The president and his wife are now in a long-distance relationship of sorts: President Donald Trump spends his time at the White House in Washington, D.C., wh...


Older Floridians Worry About Obamacare Replacement

President Trump's pick for Supreme Court was also under scrutiny. "This is the reality, and if that's what motivates some members as they're so anxious about ...


Family tragedy as boy, 5, dies after being strangled by pet dog

First responders began CPR, and transported the boy to Doylestown Hospital. John's death from ligature strangulation was listed as accidental, according to Ja...


FDA Approves Add-On Drug for Parkinson's Disease

It can also cause stiffness and slowed movement. Parkinson's disease is the second-most common chronic progressive neurodegenerative disorder in the elderly a...


No England-All Blacks clash in 2017

A statement from the Baa-Baas said the RFU had sanctioned the use of Twickenham for the November 4 contest, which still requires the approval of the New Zealand...


Trump communications possibly intercepted in surveillance of foreign naionals, says Nunes

I must tell you I somewhat do", he said during a White House meeting. The US intelligence community routinely monitors communications between US officials and f...


FDA Concurs With WHO on Rare Lymphoma Linked to Breast Implants

Red flags were raised in 2011 regarding the safety of breast implants and their possible link to a type of lymphoma, but the FDA has now updated information on...


EpiPens recalled after failing to activate

Mylan pharmaceutical-owned Alphapharm has issued a major recall on thousands of EpiPens, which are emergency medications for adverse allergic reactions. They ad...


Bellway plc's (BWY) "Buy" Rating Reiterated at Numis Securities Ltd

The Company's services are provided in a software-as-a-service delivery model utilizing its cloud platform. The cloud platform provides a suite of applications ...


Lakers Roundup: Russell, Nance, Nwaba

Immediately after being fouled, Young shoved Brogdon in frustration. "What was most impressive offensively to me, because I already know he can shoot the ball, ...


Spider Venom May Prevent Damage Caused by Strokes

According to the Guardian , the molecule stood out because it looked like two copies of another brain cell-protecting chemical put together. Now there are no...


Senator Charged With Child Prostitution To Resign

Blau said Shortey's resignation should come by the end of the business day Wednesday. Blau said Monday night that he has advised Shortey to step down. Shortey w...


ED arrests sand mining baron Sekhar Reddy, two associates for money laundering

According to reports, an income tax official from the investigation wing said the department is still probing Rao and Pappisetty over amassing unaccounted incom...


NCAA Tournament: Gonzaga holds off Northwestern

Bryant McIntosh #30 of the Northwestern Wildcats drives to the basket against Silas Melson #0 of the Gonzaga Bulldogs during the second round of the 2017 NCAA ...


Woman dies after drinking toxic tea from San Francisco shop

Another victim, a man in his 30s, has recovered and was released from the hospital on March 12th. Emperor Claudius was said to have been poisoned with aconit...


Manti Te'o Nearing Deal With New Orleans Saints

During those four years with San Diego, Te'o has yet to play a full schedule due to injuries. He rehabbed in Southern California and is expected to participat...


GOP mulls ObamaCare tweak to win NY support

House Republicans cut a backroom deal Tuesday night leaving New York City in the lurch by cutting Upstate contributions to the state Medicaid program. "It's goo...


Scott too quick to yank prosecutor over 'death penalty' flap

The county Democratic Executive Committee unanimously passed a resolution at its Monday meeting supporting Ayala, who was removed from the Markeith Loyd case ...


Barry Bonds Joins San Francisco Giants In New Role

The seven-time National League MVP will arrive at the club's spring training home in Arizona on Tuesday to begin a weeklong stint as a special instructor. "He j...


Baby born with 4 legs, 2 spines survives complex surgery

A medical team at Advocate Children's Hospital in IL performed the risky and complicated separation surgery on March 8. Dominique, who had the surgery March...


PM Modi pulls up his MPs for absence in Parliament

The PM remarked that he "can do a lot of things, but cannot be present in the two Houses on their behalf". Quoting Prime Minister, Parliamentary Affairs Minis...


Teenager 'sexually assaulted on Facebook Live'

Sunday, but her mother feared she might be in danger after seeing her daughter in a "disgusting" Facebook Live video. This is the second notorious Facebook Li...


Stocks Weigh Momentum on Experts Views- Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR), Peregrine Pharmaceuticals (PPHM)

Insiders own 0.80% of Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) shares. Jefferies Group now has a positive rating on the stock. Many Analysts provided their foresight on R...


The Thai Turtle That Ate Hundreds Of Coins Has Died

The green turtle named Omsin, "piggy bank" in Thai, underwent a seven-hour-long operation this month to remove 5 kg (11 lb) of coins which she had mistaken for ...


Uber President Quits After 6 Months

In an update, the BBC wrote that "shortly after this story was published, another source, who also did not want to be named, said there was "zero chance" of...


Former Niners receiver says he has ALS

ALS - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - is commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease. But as other options were dismissed and the possibilities of other diagnoses na...


Advanced Fresh Concepts recalls Edamame

Listeria monocytogenes contamination was discovered during the company's quality assurance program. The products were packaged by AFC Franchisees and sold, u...


Woman Claims Nail Salon Posted Sign Saying Fat Clients Must Pay More

Netizens are up in arms against a Vietnamese-owned nail salon after it placed a derogatory sign targeting obese people. " I feel like they ought to be able to...


Studies shed light on opioid exposures among U.S. children and young adults

And, increasingly, calls are coming into the Poison Control Hotline because of them. In 2015, the the most recent year of the study, 8 percent of adolescents ...


The Internet Has Decided That Ed Sheeran Looks Like a Two-Year-Old Girl

In another interview with The Sun , aunt Stacey said, "Everyone comments saying how she's a mini Ed, and I call her baby Sheeran". Isla's mum Zoey Walton to...


IBM Cloud launches enterprise-ready blockchain for Hyperledger Fabric

The identity verification network announced on Monday is a more robust system than Concierge, said Wolfond. Six of Canada's leading financial institutions par...