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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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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

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 ...