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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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Illinois salmonella case among 30-plus linked to Honey Smacks cereal

If you have any of the cereal, even if some has been eaten without illness, throw the rest of it away and return it for a refund. The company advised customers they should make con...

West Nile virus confirmed in LA County

Most people with the virus have no clinical symptoms of illness, but some may become ill three to 14 days after the bite of an infected mosquito. In many cases in North America, We...

UK To Relax Immigration Rules For Foreign Doctors And Nurses

That is why I have reviewed our skilled worker visa route. "The PM will, in due course, be setting out our long-term plan for the National Health Service". The move is expected t...

Religious people often out live says study

Religious people may live on average four years longer compared to their atheist peers, a study of obituaries in the U.S. has found. A broader sample of 1,096 obituaries from ...

How to make mental health more than just a trending hashtag

Men die by suicide at more than three times the rate of women and men are not as good as women at seeking help. "There was no indication and no warning that she would do this"....

Relay for Life Volunteers Sponsoring Different Events

Relay For Life is the signature fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. "We've got 17 teams registered and we've got at least 15 set up here tonight. Everybody's family has s...

Is Your Workplace Making You Fat?

Results were presented at the American Society for Nutrition's annual meeting in Boston. More than 20 percent of Americans get food from work at least once a week and much of i...

Sweet young years: toddlers are getting too much added sugars, CDC reports

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . In order to evaluate added sugar consumption, the researchers included any calorie-containing sugars such as high-fructose corn syr...

Red Cross launches Missing Types campaign

The campaign is calling for new blood donors and those who haven't given in a while to help fill the gaps and ensure lifesaving blood remains available for patients. The SANBS hope...

5-year-old OR girl was paralyzed by a tick bite

A MS mother panicked when her 5-year-old daughter woke up unable to walk, and could barely speak. After tons of blood work and a CT of the head UMMC has ruled it as tick paraly...

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PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge

PM Modi nominates Kumaraswamy for fitness challenge

In his subsequent tweet, Modi went on to nominate Karnataka Chief Ministyer HD Kumaraswamy to accept the fitness challenge. This is extremely refreshing and rejuvenating. India...

Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick

Trump administration's latest attack on Obamacare would gut protections for the sick

If a federal judge in Texas agrees with the Department of Justice's (DOJ) move to not defend the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act ( ACA ), millions of Americans could...

How to have tough conversations about mental health

How to have tough conversations about mental health

More than half did not have a known mental health diagnosis. Clinical Psychologist Paula Bloom talked with 11Alive to help viewers gain a better understanding of mental health...

Buffett, Dimon and Bezos have a CEO for their health care venture

Buffett, Dimon and Bezos have a CEO for their health care venture

Investor Warren Buffett and JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon are encouraging public companies to stop predicting their quarterly earnings and focus on long-term goals. More than...

What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal

What to do if you suspect someone is suicidal

Every state but Nevada saw an increase in suicide rates during that time, the CDC reported . Suicide is "a tragedy for families and communities across the country", Dr. Th...

Signed bill improves veterans' care

Signed bill improves veterans' care

The VA Mission Act also gets rid of restriction limiting private and community care to veterans who live more than 40 miles from a VA facility or have to wait more than 30 days f...

Syphilis and gonorrhoea on the rise

Syphilis and gonorrhoea on the rise

Landers said that Marion County is overrepresented in regard to STIs due to three reasons: the high number of correctional institutions in Marion County, the association between ...

Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio Report Salmonella Cases Linked to Cantaloupe

Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, and Ohio Report Salmonella Cases Linked to Cantaloupe

The departments are urging anyone who purchased pre-cut melon at either Walmart or Kroger to throw it away. If you have eaten pre-cut melon and have diarrhea, fever, and cramps, co...

Social Security trust fund reserves on track to be depleted by 2034

Social Security trust fund reserves on track to be depleted by 2034

The trust fund for Medicare is set to become insolvent in 2026 - three years earlier than last year's official projection. The trustees forecast that 100% of benefits will be cov...