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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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Tense exchange between Klobuchar, Kavanaugh over drinking questions

He later apologized to Klobuchar. Judge Brett Kavanaugh's Thursday appearance before the Senate Judiciary Committee featured a display of emotions, with the judge alternati...

Health officials to long-term care workers: Get vaccinated against flu

Most children who die of the flu , they point out, have no underlying medical conditions. But most concerning to officials was the drop in coverage among the youngest children ...

Sen. Jeff Flake Emerges as Key Vote in Kavanaugh Nomination

While careful not to directly attack Blasey, Kavanaugh practically shouted at the senators, calling the confirmation process a "circus" and "national disgrace" and blaming the ques...

Trump shaken by Ford, but backs Kavanaugh after hearing

The hearing will be the first time the world sees and hears from Ms Ford beyond the grainy photo that has appeared in the media in the 10 days since she came forward with her clai...

Vikings ordered DE Griffen undergo mental evaluation

Vikings security chief Kim Klawiter told police that Griffen wasn't "acting normal lately" and that "it's nearly like he's having a nervous breakdown". Griffen later left his a...

Impact Of Alzheimer's Disease Will Double By 2060 — CDC Report

Experts worry people are being put off seeing a doctor because they're so anxious about how their life will change. Hilary Evans, the chief executive, said: "In the same way med...

Health Officials Say Now is The Time to Get Your Flu Shot

In addition to the flu vaccine, other everyday preventive measures include washing your hands, covering your cough and cleaning and disinfecting high-touch surfaces and objects. Th...

Daily aspirin offers no benefits for over-70s

The clinical trial did not include people who take aspirin for medical reasons as advised by their doctor, including those who have already suffered a heart attack or stroke . EVA...

Shallotte woman killed when Horry Co. transport van caught in flood

Holden said that deputies tried to get the victims out but couldn't. "Despite persistent and ongoing efforts, floodwater rose rapidly and the deputies were unable to open the d...

Aged over 70 and healthy? A daily aspirin won't help

The study examined more than 19,000 people in the United States and Australia, most of whom were aged older than 70. A new study confirms aspirin does not help prevent a fi...

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Alberta study finds household cleaners may cause obesity in young children

Alberta study finds household cleaners may cause obesity in young children

The research can't prove cause-and-effect, but suggests that household disinfectants might be promoting childhood obesity by altering the gut bacteria of infants. The study found...

‘Wonder drug’ aspirin’s harms outweighs its benefits in healthy elderly

The participants took a daily low-dose of aspirin every day for almost five years, with researchers monitoring their health and any occurrences of disease, disability or death. At...

What iPhone XS’ eSIM inclusion means for India

What iPhone XS’ eSIM inclusion means for India

Apple aficionados in the Middle East will not have long to wait before they get their hands on what the company are calling the "most handsome and advanced" iPhones. Apple also sh...

Too many teens are using Juuls, according to the FDA

Too many teens are using Juuls, according to the FDA

Since 2017, FDA officials have discussed e-cigarettes as a potential tool to ween adult smokers off cigarettes . "These alternative nicotine delivery devices can be important ...

1.4bn adults at risk over lack of physical activity

1.4bn adults at risk over lack of physical activity

Inactivity raises the risk of a raft of health problems, such as heart disease , type-2 diabetes and some cancers . But the data show that progress towards the global targe...

Powerful magnitude 6.7 natural disaster hits southeast of Sapporo, Japan

Powerful magnitude 6.7 natural disaster hits southeast of Sapporo, Japan

At least 32 people were missing and 120 were injured in Hokkaido after the magnitude 6.7 quake, NHK said. "I thought the house was going to collapse". The magnitude 6.6 temblor str...

Theranos bleeds dry, company to dissolve

The company plans to formally dissolve itself and pay unsecured creditors its remaining cash in coming months, the newspaper reported , citing an email sent to shareholders. For...

Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Nashua

Legionnaires' disease confirmed in Nashua

The 14 victims are believed to have acquired their infections between early June and mid-August. If you have information or questions about this outbreak, please call the New Ham...

GOP Candidate Criticized After Saying Black Opponent Would 'Monkey This Up'

GOP Candidate Criticized After Saying Black Opponent Would 'Monkey This Up'

Here's what you need to know to get up to speed on the progressive mayor of Tallahassee. And it's all taking place in the swingiest of swing states. Wow. What's more, DeSantis got ...