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West Ham sign Hugill from Championship club Preston

Hugill, 25, has ten Championship goals this season and allows his team-mates to play off him with some good hold-up play. We got on the train at lunchtime and I couldn't tell you what happened, it's all been a blur! His form in the Sky Bet Champion...

Trump's CDC Director Resigns After Buying Tons Of Tobacco Stock

Fitzgerald had already drawn Congressional ire for not divesting financial ties to other companies representing potential conflicts of interest . Fitzgerald bought somewhere between $1,001 to $15,000 worth of Japan Tobacco stock last August, acc...

Bitcoin extends losses as Facebook bans ads tied to the industry

Earlier this morning, Facebook announced that it would all ads for bitcoin , cryptocurrencies, and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The fourth-largest economy South Korea has detected cryptocurrency crimes worth a total of $594.35 million.

Vaping could leave body undefended against cancer risk

A recent study even found that e-cigarette smokers had 97 percent less lung carcinogens in their body fluids compared to tobacco smokers. "The best current estimate is that vaping poses, at worst, some 5% of risks of smoking". According to outside ...

Flu season from hell keeps getting worse

Week 3 data shows that 2,188 cases of the flu were confirmed in region four. The same virus was the dominant flu bug last winter, when the flu season wasn't so bad. Their rates of hospitalization are higher than the two previous seasons where H3N...

To avoid swatting, mosquitoes remember your scent

First, the mosquitoes were exposed to a variety of scents, taken from a variety of humans as well as rats and chickens. Later, mosquitoes flew upwind and had to choose between the smell of a tasty human - which they previously preferred - and a contr...

Are e-cigarettes safer than cigarettes? We still don't know for sure

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine released their findings on January 23, citing evidence that e-cigarettes were safer than traditional smoking products, but refused to declare vaping devices completely safe. Unfortunate...

Women Are Embarrassed To Get Smear Tests, Survey Shows

It carried out a survey that found women are snubbing the tests because they are embarrassed about their bodies. The charity stated that cervical cancer is the third most common cause for cancer in women under 35 years old. What did they find? ...

Marin Cilic reaches Australian Open quarters, celebrates 100th Grand Slam win

Argentina's Schwartzman made Nadal sweat in three hours and 51 minutes long match as the 16-time Grand Slam victor faced his first defeat in a set of the tournament. "Playing well. I did good in the off-season and those things are paying off on the c...

Trump supports bill to avoid government shutdown; White House

However, the fact that Trump's score on the test was flawless suggests the much-batted around idea that he is suffering from some sort of cognitive impairment like dementia is extraordinarily unlikely. How did Donald Trump do on his physical exam...

Exercise? I get more than people think, Trump says

The fast-food-loving Trump praised Jackson, who has served as a physician to previous presidents, but seemed wary of taking the not-so-subtle suggestion to use the White House's exercise facilities. The White House, in an attempt to dispel concerns a...

Novak Djokovic eases into Australian Open fourth round

Juan Martin del Potro was also ousted in round three. "It's another tough match here", said Kerber. This was Sharapova's first appearance at the Australian Open since 2016, when she tested positive for meldonium and later was handed a 15-month ba...

Medical leaders gather at Yale New Haven amid flu outbreak

We're running out of our influenza tests, and I'm trying to budget it out. According to the Center for Disease control, a total of 4,831 influenza cases were reported from 43 counties representing all four DHEC Public Health regions. So far, official...

Sushi Lover Pulls 5-Foot Tapeworm From His Own Body

The man, who had been experiencing bloody diarrhea, pulled the tapeworm from his rectum, wrapped it around an empty toilet paper roll and brought it to the ED. "Cooked salmon is not a problem", he said, "if it's properly cooked". While it's unclear i...

Cincinnati Bengals fans taking their turn giving to another QB's charity

Yet, there is at least one person outside of the Jacksonville locker room who has expressed his respect for Bortles and the underdog Jacksonville Jaguars . The Bills , who had not reached the postseason since 1999, were vaulted in through the back ...

Barcelona defender Gerard Pique agrees new long-term deal

The Spain international's new deal, which ties him to the club until the age of 35, includes a buyout clause of €500million. At worldwide level the defender was part of the Spain squads that won the 2008 and 2012 European Championships and the 2010...

France, UK sign deal to improve border controls

No decision has been taken on where to display the Bayeux Tapestry in the Britain. Britain hasn't said whether it will agree. This implies financial services will have some access to the EU's internal market, which is what the single market is, but...

Juno Therapeutics (JUNO) Cut to "Neutral" at Wedbush

Blackrock Florida Municipal 202 (BFO) has declined 0.62% since January 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 39.76% the S&P500. Zillow Group, Inc. The company has market cap of $7.58 billion. The firm has "Outperform" rating given on...

Deadly blowfish guts sold at grocery; Japanese city officials send emergency warning

A Japanese city issued an emergency alert to residents Monday after two people ate potentially risky portions of fugu fish that should not have been sold. There is no antidote to the poison. Mizuno added that the supermarket told the quarantine...

York County Sheriff's Office Asks For Prayers After Four Officers Shot

Former York County Sheriff Bruce Bryant, now a S.C. House of Representatives member, said he "is sickened and devastated that four law enforcement officers were shot while trying to protect the public". Multiple agencies then began "actively lookin...

Cardinals top coaching target 'expected to accept' Giants job if offered

While Shurmur has been creating miracles with Keenum in Minnesota, he will be entering a somewhat uncertain quarterbacking scenario in NY. Minnesota is now headed to the NFC Championship game after defeating the New Orleans Saints on Sunday with ...

I'm not racist, Trump says after 'shithole countries' remark

Trump triggered a firestorm of criticism last week when he asked in a bipartisan immigration meeting why the U.S.is "having all these people from s***hole countries come here". Michael Bennet, D-Colo., who said on " Meet The Press " that Trump "d...

Has a 'severe' flu season reached its peak in Idaho? Maybe not

The OSDH wants to remind Oklahomans that everyone is at risk for influenza and the flu vaccination is recommended for anyone 6 months of age and older. The vaccine seems to very effective for the strain that's most prevalent in the state right now,...

Breast cancer survival not affected by faulty BRCA genes

Scientists believe the results could help women and doctors make more informed decisions about their treatment in the future. Women under the age of 40 with breast cancer have the same chances of survival whether or not they've been diagnosed wit...

CDC: E.coli Outbreak Threat Likely Over Soon

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said there are seven new E. coli cases in the U.S.in an ongoing outbreak . In a January 8 letter to CDC Director Brenda Fitzgerald, DeLauro didn't mince words: "CDC's stunning lack of guidance to ...

Gasoline prices rise in 2017, EIA reports

According to the Weekly Petroleum Status Report by the EIA, U.S. commercial crude oil inventories (excluding those in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve) of the week ending January 5 decreased by 4.9 million barrels from the previous week. Oil prices ...

Superhero comeback for Hrithik's 44th

A gift for all of you on Hrithik's birthday. Reports of Krrish 4 were going on since a long time and while director-producer Rakesh Roshan had confirmed that it would be made, there was no clarification on its release date. Hrithik's upcoming pro...

CBP stepped up border searches of electronic devices previous year

The new directive improves on the old one in some respects, but it fails to resolve the constitutional concerns that many have raised. Impact: This policy, previously announced in 2017, appears to limit access to information stored exclusively ...

Google doodle honours Indian-American biochemist

According to Google , Dr. Khorana was the youngest of five children and was taught to read and write by his father. He studied at the Punjab University in Lahore from where he obtained an M.Sc degree .In 1945, he was awarded a government fellowsh...

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Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay US$4.7 billion in talc cancer case

Johnson & Johnson is now battling around 9000 talc cases. The firm said it would appeal the verdict and described the proceedings as "unfair". The company said the "multiple err...

SCOTUS Nominee Kavanaugh on Gun Control & the 2nd Amendment

The panel will launch confirmation hearings later this summer. "This could be the presidency with the most Supreme Court picks of any presidency in history", Trump said durin...

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...

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

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

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 ...

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...