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Blow for Britain's May as Northern Ireland secretary resigns

It was announced this morning that Mr Brokenshire would be resigning from government. When she was named culture secretary after Ms May became prime minister in 2016, the cultural and sports worlds initially rejoiced. Brokenshire was criticised for...

Oprah Winfrey's long-term partner thinks she would "absolutely" run for president

Oprah would always be my first choice", Trump told King . Ivanka caught a lot of flak on Twitter for her vague sentiment of solidarity with women while she continues to serve in the administration of her father, who has multiple accusations of sexua...

Men who take ibuprofen are at risk fertility problems, study says

However, despite the change in LH levels, the men's testosterone levels didn't change. Prior research from the study's lead author also found that boys born to mothers who took ibuprofen during their first trimester of pregnancy may have impaired...

CAT Result 2017 to be declared soon at iimcat

CAT 2015, CAT 2016 and CAT 2017 result announcement dates are 8th January 2016, 9th January 2017 and 8th January 2018 respectively. Mumbai: Two women and three engineers are among 20 toppers who have scored 100 percentile in CAT 2017 ( Common...

Fire breaks out at Bengaluru pub, 5 people charred to death

The victims were identified as Swami (23), Prasad (20), Mahesh, all natives of Tumakaru, Manjunath (45) from Hassan and Keerthi (24) from Mandya. Reddi said preliminary investigations had revealed that Kailash bar had no exhaust vents or fire extin...

Tamil Nadu: High Court asks bus strikers to resume services

Earlier on the second day of the strike, the head of the Centre of Indian Trade Union, Soundararjan, had said, "We don't want to subject the public to hardship but the government is pushing us". "If the court has passed an order without out hearing o...

4 powerlifting players killed in road accident in India

Early morning, we came to know about the accident, ' the sister of Tikamchand, one of the four powerlifters who died in the accident said. Yadav, a resident of Nagloi in north Delhi, won gold for India in powerlifting world championship held in Mos...

Steve Bannon expresses regret over comments in controversial book on Donald Trump

Tapper denied that anyone at CNN was "trying to stick knives" into Trump. Senior White House adviser Stephen Miller has never been shy about expressing his unreserved adoration for President Trump, which is one reason he's among the most pow...

GDP likely to grow by 6.5% this fiscal

Another negative impact of GST was on the manufacturing sector, about which the CSO projected that it would grow at 4.6 per cent in 2017-18, compared to 7.9 per cent in 2016-17. The better than expected growth figures did provide some respite for the...

Kyrie Irving Celtics jersey now belongs to fellow US Olympian Aly Raisman

The "injury" he mentioned was the hip injury to his current teammate, Isaiah Thomas , who was Boston's star point guard last season. "I mean, Brad (Stevens) does a great job", he said. Is Kyrie someone we might want to bring back and say, 'Hey, lo...

Free flu shots available at Metro, 89 county health departments

Martha Buchanan, county health department director. The Joint Committee on Vaccinations and Immunisations recommended the switch to an adjuvanted vaccine in over-65s past year, but recommended any change should start with those over 75. The Center...

Buhari orders security agencies to punish perpetrators of Rivers, Kaduna killings

The attack happened in the town of Omuku, about 50 miles from the state capital Port Harcourt, an oil-rich region of Rivers state, BBC News reported . He was said to have been be hit by a stray bullet in Abonnema, Akuku Toru LGA of Rivers State. "...

Twins born in two different years

The Delano's Hospital said Joaquin was the county's last baby of 2017 and Aitana was the first of 2018. The original due date for mom Maria Esperanza Flores Rios was January 27, so she was happy they both were born healthy after being four weeks pr...

Scientists Expect Chocolate to Go Extinct by 2050

Climate change has jeopardized the very existence of chocolate: according to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, a temperature rise of 2.1 degrees centigrade could leave humanity without chocolate by the year 2050. Its drive wi...

Man Beats Stepson To Death For Trying To Get Cookie

He then made the other children sleep in the same bed with the dead child, Mr. Smith said. Montgomery was caring for Brice and his siblings while their mother, Donya Shenita Russell , was at work, according to deputies. Hillsborough County sherif...

First the cold, now New England bracing for snow

A storm will form over the ocean and will become big in both size and strength. You knew it would happen eventually, right? Winter storm watches and warnings have been issued as far south as parts of north Florida, coastal Georgia, and the Lowcou...

Top Hollywood women launch anti-harassment plan

Shonda Rhimes , Reese Witherspoon , and more than 300 other prominent and powerful women in the entertainment industry rolled out a new initiative this morning called Time's Up - and it's all about protecting women from sexual harassment.

City of Lafayette offers drop-off sites for Christmas tree disposal

The trees will be brought to a staging area in Lafitte and then boated to pre-constructed shoreline fences in Goose Bayou. After Jan. 12, residents will need to schedule their pickup. The site is open from 4 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, and 8...

Penn State Faithful Unite In Arizona

Both violated unspecified team rules, the school said. Myles Gaskin was a threat on the ground and catching the ball, too. Washington does not have a weak passing game . "He did give me some tips and some things to help me come into this game...

Offset Denies Getting Celina Powell Pregnant, Still Going Strong With Cardi B

Powell surprised fans when she shared a picture of an ultrasound on her Instagram page, with a caption that suggested Offset from Migos was the father. However sources have reportedly claimed to TMZ that Offset and Celine Powell have never ...

Suspect sought in Woodbridge bank robbery

Dean Politopoulos said. The suspect went inside the convenience store and started a conversation with the clerk. They took the 15-year-old into custody there, but the other suspects ran off, Bragg said. The two men entered the hotel and jumped ov...

Healthy Living: JAMA study says more pregnant women are using marijuana

Scientists have confirmed that there is still not enough conclusive evidence that cannabis does affect developing human fetuses, even though there are some evidence from animal trials. While pot may be growing more popular, the science and statistics...

Health officials urge people to get flu vaccine

Mercy and CoxHealth Hospital will not allow children 14 and under as visitors to the hospital until further notice. Memorial Hospital is recommending anyone with fever, cough or sore throat refrain from visiting patients. All but five of the stat...

Flu rising at rapid rate in state

Cara Christ, director of the Arizona Department of Health Services. While over-the-counter medications are certainly the most popular and hassle free way of battling that pesky flu virus, the flu vaccine is also an option that many opt for du...

Pot use among pregnant women of all ages continues rise

The report found that among underage teens (those younger than 18), marijuana consumption increased from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent, and among women 18 to 24, marijuana use jumped from 9.8 percent to 19 percent. The American Academy of Pediatrics a...

Analyst Research and Recommendations: The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Xunlei Limited (XNET)

The stock traded within a range of $107.89 and $109.37. Burt Wealth Advisors now owns 3,182 shares of the entertainment giant's stock worth $338,000 after acquiring an additional 15 shares during the last quarter. Therefore 53% are positive. CVS Heal...

James Harrison Signs With Patriots After Getting Released By Steelers

But while Harrison was not claimed by any team during the waiver process, he wasn't out of the league for long. The Patriots and Steelers played in one of the best games of the National Football League regular season back in Week 15, with the Pat...

Vijay Rupani sworn in as CM of Gujarat

The duo's return to the roles they had in the previous state government ended speculation of a change of guard in Gujarat which the BJP only managed to retain with a simple majority earlier this month. Bhupendrasinh Manubha Chudasama, who won the Dho...

WEATHER GEEK: Will we see a White Christmas?

WIND PICKS UP: Skies clear by late morning Christmas Day as winds pick up. Temperatures plunged into to the double digits below zero in parts of Wyoming and Montana Sunday thanks to an arctic air mass that has settled across the region.

Harry Kane scores three as Tottenham thrash Southampton 5-2 in London

That equalled the record set by Alan Shearer with Blackburn in 1995. A boyhood Spurs fan, Kane has previously made it clear he'd want to see out the remainder of his playing career with the Lillywhites, but that of course is easier said than ...

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Trump administration freezes Obamacare funds

The move sent shock waves through the insurance industry, which claimed that such market disruption could have near-immediate consequences for insured populations. Over the weeke...

What they're saying in Maryland about SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh

Kavanaugh was the frontrunner among four finalists who also included judges Thomas Hardiman , Amy Coney Barrett and Raymond Kethledge . Sen. In a primetime announcement a...

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh "sticks to the law", former clerk says

Foster Professor of Law. "I am proud that a majority of my law clerks have been women", Kavanaugh added. Other Republicans said they hoped to confirm Kavanaugh before the cour...

CDC Reports 212 Confirmed Cases of Cyclospora in Midwest

Businesses that reportedly sold the tainted veggies include Kwik Trip, Kwik Star, Demond's, Sentry, Potash, Meehan's, Country Market, Food Max Supermarket and Peapod. Del Monte has...

New HIV vaccine tested on humans

Meant to provide broad protection from the many strains of HIV that are prevalent worldwide, the " mosaic " vaccine contains a patchwork of genetic sequences found among vario...

Sen Claims Dems Would Block George Washington for Supreme Court

Check back in with Mediaite for coverage of Trump's decision tonight. While the president has been pondering his pick, aides have been preparing for a tough confirmation fight. B...

Johns Hopkins Evacuates Two Lab Buildings After Release Of Tuberculosis Research Sample

The release triggered a heavy emergency response outside the complex of Johns Hopkins hospital buildings, including the shutdown of the two used for cancer research. " Tuberculos...

Nuts like almonds increases sperm count, claims study

Albert Salas-Huetos from the Human Nutrition Unit of the Universitat Rovira i Virgil in Reus, Spain said , "based exclusively on the results of this study". At the molecular le...

Joey Chestnut consumed more than 20,000 calories to win hot dog contest

The 2018 Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest is nearly here and that means thousands will gather at Nathan's Famous hot dog restaurant in Coney Island to witness one of the mos...

Coli outbreak is over as new evidence points to tainted water

Although the government did not issue a recall, health officials were advising people to avoid eating romaine lettuce. Dirty canal water appears to be the source of a national ...

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West Nile found in Oakland County mosquito pools

West Nile found in Oakland County mosquito pools

Last summer, mosquitoes in Owensboro tested positive, too, but according to the Centers for Disease Control website , the only West Nile virus cases in western Kentucky in 2017 we...

Jeff Sessions announces largest healthcare fraud takedown in United States history

Jeff Sessions announces largest healthcare fraud takedown in United States history

Wilkison said . One set of charges in Florida details what prosecutors described as $106 million in fraudulent claims for substance abuse treatment in a scheme that involved "wi...

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b

Amazon acquires pharmacy startup PillPack; purchase price thought to be near $1b

The service is available in 49 states, with its main pharmacy located in Manchester, New Hampshire. It expects to complete the deal in the second half of the year. Amazon decline...

Why you should never go down a slide with your child

Why you should never go down a slide with your child

Clare chose to take the kids down the slide on her lap. The mother of three has posted a photo of the alarming moment on Facebook to alert parents to the potential danger of...

Cancer Risk Rises for Flight Attendants, Especially Among Women

Cancer Risk Rises for Flight Attendants, Especially Among Women

Chan School of Public Health in Boston. The association also noted that the United States federal government now does not require airlines to educate cabin crews about onboard ...

Flight attendants may have higher cancer rates

Get the latest health and science news, plus: burning questions and expert tips. But no link was identified between job tenure and thyroid cancer or melanoma - the deadliest sk...

FDA Approves First Marijuana Based Drug

FDA Approves First Marijuana Based Drug

The active ingredient in Epidiolex , an epilepsy medication, is cannabidiol (CBD ), one of the two main chemical compounds found in marijuana. But it's not quite medical marijua...

FDA approves first ever drug derived from marijuana

Now that Epidiolex is approved by the FDA , cannabidiol will probably be reclassified by the Drug Enforcement Administration within 90 days. The component in this newly approv...

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Selfies show worm slithered through woman’s face for 2 weeks ars_ab.settitle(1335881)

The lump would cause a little itching and burning in the spot it nestled, but she had no other symptoms. "A physical examination showed a superficial moving oblong nodule at ...