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MI men's basketball team rallies past Iowa in OT

Maybe the most familiar fight song in college sports filled Madison Square Garden as MI turned the last six minutes of its Big Ten Tournament quarterfinal against Nebraska into garbage time . Bohannon had 11, including an ice-in-his-veins type of ...

Government closes Friday due to high winds

The Maryland Emergency Management Agency reported more than 65,000 power outages were reported across the state Friday morning. Several school districts in the Washington region also closed, including in Montgomery County, Md., and Fairfax County...

North Korea arming Syria with chemical weapons

Neither the report's authors nor members of the United Nations Security Council who have seen it would comment, and neither would the United States' mission to the worldwide agency, indicated The New York Times . United Nations investigators said...

Whitney Houston death: Bobby Brown says she didn't die from drugs

The interviewer once again asks for clarification, " When you say you don't think she died of drugs, do you mean you don't think there were drugs in her system at the time? ". "If he was locked up somewhere where somebody can rape him", he said of ...

Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Mascots Unveiled

The still-to-be-named mascots enjoyed support of 109,401 kids, besting rivals with 61,423 votes and 35,291 votes, respectively. The winning pair have not been named yet but the organisers said they "respect each other" and are "very good friends"...

Terrifying Signs That the Flu Vaccine Is Totally Bogus

Higa said researchers are looking at a cell-based vaccine approach that could lead to a more effective flu shot . Still reeling from this year's nightmare flu epidemic, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, will study millions...

Rohit to captain India for Sri Lanka T20 tri-series

Rohit Sharma has been named as the stand-in captain; Shikhar Dhawan too got a promotion and will be the vice-captain of India's 15-man squad . Besides Chahal, spinners Akshar Patel and Washington Sundar are also in the squad . The last tim...

Hegazi features in 5th consecutive loss for West Brom

Florent Hadergjonaj blocked a McClean shot as the half drew to a close, ahead of West Brom's best chance of the half where a Phillips cross was met by on the volley by McClean, but squirmed off target. This was enough for some home fans to head for ...

CDC worker missing 2 weeks after going home sick in Georgia

Timothy's father Terrell Cunningham said that he also left his dog, Beau at home. "Your child is missing", Terrell Cunningham tells ABC News . Dr. His parents said they later discovered his phone, wallet, auto and keys as well as his dog at his ...

After shooting, Florida governor calls for raising minimum age to buy guns

Each school will be required to have a threat assessment team. A week after one of the deadliest mass shootings in modern U.S. history, Florida Gov. Hiring more mental health counselors for schools. Police executives must assure that this is a hi...

Ex-NFL player in custody after gun photo threatens former teammates, school

A second-round draft pick by the Dolphins in 2012, Martin became the face of bullying in the National Football League after an investigation found a "pattern of harassment" by Incognito and Pouncey. But he resurfaced Thursday when he posted a chill...

The Government Confirms Support for Opt-Out Organ Donation Bill

Ms Doyle-Price said the current system meant lives are being lost "unnecessarily". Seven hundred and twenty-one of them are Utahns waiting for a life-saving organ to become available. Presenting his draft legislation in the Commons, Mr Robinson said:...

Batshuayi hits back after alleged 'monkey' chants from Atalanta fans

Marcel Schmelzer's late goal secured a 4-3 aggregate win for Dortmund as the Bundesliga side booked their place in the last 16 , but the aftermath has been overshadowed by the Chelsea loanee's claims. "2018 and still racists monkey noises in t...

Brit Award 2018: Liam Gallagher Performs Tribute To Manchester Bombing Victims

A source told The Mirror: 'It was utter chaos when the call came in that Ariana couldn't do it. Ariana Grande has appeared to show her love for Liam Gallagher's BRIT Awards tribute. It's thought Gary's emotional words will note how the ...

Flu vaccine may protect against heart attacks

The health department reported the latest child death on Tuesday. The state health department only tracks pediatric and pregnancy-related flu deaths. Flu outbreaks typically happen as early as October and can last as late as May. However, the flu...

What does weight loss really depend on: Diet, genes or insulin levels?

The new study, to be published February 20 in JAMA , homed in on genetics and insulin, seeking to discover if these nuances of biology would encourage an individual's body to favor a low-carbohydrate diet or a low-fat diet. Study leader Professor ...

Sick in salmonella outbreak linked to kratom, CDC says

As it has made its way to the USA, kratom has gained a reputation as an opioid alternative to help people wean themselves off of the unsafe and addictive drugs with milder withdrawal symptoms, but there have not been clinical studies to prove this.

Medium intensity quake shakes SW Mexico, scaring residents

Oaxaca is about 300 miles south of Mexico City . Residents stand out in the street following a 5.9-magnitude quake in Mexico City early on February 19, 2018. Damage was caused to buildings in Oaxaca, but there were no reports of casualties. Th...

Google AI can Predict Cardiovascular Problems

The research was published earlier today in the journal Nature , titled "Prediction of cardiovascular risk factors from retinal fundus photographs via deep learning ". By studying their appearance with camera and microscope, doctors can infer t...

Possible blood test for Autism

Autism is a condition that affects behavior, specifically social interaction. The wide spectrum of behavioral problems include difficulty communicating and interacting with others, repetitive behaviors and limited interests or activities. The test co...

CDC stresses warning signs of flu in children

Although it has been said that this flu season has not shown any more signs of growing, it is recommended that if you haven't gotten your flu shot then you go out and get one for you and or your kids. "Hospitals have made modifications such as chan...

Oxfam Faces Crisis of Confidence Following Misconduct Allegations

Since the revelations were first reported in The Times last week, Oxfam has lost two high-profile ambassadors, the actor Minnie Driver and Nobel Peace Prize victor Archbishop Desmond Tutu . Staffordshire residents have been left questioning th...

Women's Slalom Postponed Due to Strong Winds at PyeongChang Games

With a total time of 3m20.55s, Yun put in a dominant performance in front of his home crowd , stopping the clock 1.63 seconds ahead of second placed Nikita Tregubov, an Olympic Athlete from Russian Federation. "It became the best Lunar New Year's...

Young NBA phenoms set for Rising Stars

Team World moved the ball with objective and actually attempted to get good shots, while their opponents played like it was a glorified AAU game - to an extent, that's true. He's gone on to average almost 16 points and join Hall of Famers Jerry West ...

Trump visits Florida shooting victims, vows to tackle 'mental health' issues

After a senior officer in the room joked about giving the officers a raise, Trump agreed. "Seventeen innocent people are dead and acknowledging a mistake isnt going to cut it", Scott said". And nearly the first thing the President did after this ...

Could Fox or ESPN lure Peyton Manning into the broadcast booth?

But since retiring two years ago Manning hasn't wanted to become a broadcaster, and hasn't really landed on any post-playing career. Matt Hasselbeck and Peyton Manning are the favorites to take over for Gruden, yet only Hasselbeck is now employed...

Canton bid among finalists to host NFL draft in 2019 or 2020

Imagine the NFL Draft in Broncos Country. Last year's draft produced the second-biggest television audience ever, with a combined 9.2 million people tuning into opening-night broadcasts on ESPN and NFL Network. The city was named earlier Thursday a...

AJ McCarron to Become an Unrestricted Free Agent

McCarron may be the compromise because his signing shouldn't steer the Browns from taking a quarterback with the No. 1 pick in this spring's draft. So why did McCarron have to go through a grievance process with the Bengals in order to hit free age...

NY twins arrested for bomb making

Federal Bureau of Investigation agents and NYPD officers arrested Tyler Toro and Christian Toro, 27, in the Pelham Parkway section of the Bronx Thursday morning. A search of the brothers' apartment on Thursday found potassium nitrate, black powder id...

Eagles crash again — Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

Though Super Eagles lost a game during the month under review, but won four but Federation Internationale de Football Association said the accumulation of points from a specific period was considered. Meanwhile, Nigeria's Russian Federation 2018 Wo...

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Former Scripps Research postdoc wins Nobel Prize in medicine

He realised the potential of releasing the brake and unleashing our immune cells to attack tumours. Called PD-1, this protein, he found, functions as a T-cell brake but via a diffe...

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...

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

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...

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

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...