Medical

April the giraffe's continuing pregnancy saga

Monday night's update said that April and her calf's father, Oliver, "had a great day outside". You may see the photo below. How long has April been with Ani...


What to know about new advice on prostate cancer test

Whether or not to screen has been a hot-button issue, because the treatment for prostate cancer can be more harmful than the cancer itself. But PSA levels c...


Uganda charges, jails academic for insulting the president

The state should stop wasting resources on pointless and politically-motivated prosecutions, immediately drop all charges against her and release her unconditio...


New report gives US airlines better grades across the board

That may be one of the major complaints against airlines around the globe too. "The whole industry as a group got better", Dean Headley , co-author of the st...


House panel to consider tweaks to healthcare bill before recess

Freedom Caucus member Rep. Mark Sanford of SC said: 'I've heard nothing of substance at this point that would break the logjam'. Also, voters are beginning ...


India's growth to accelerate to 7.4% in 2017-18: ADB

ADO, ADB's flagship annual economic publication, provides a comprehensive analysis of macroeconomic issues in developing Asia, including growth projections by c...


UP: CM Yogi promises 5 lakh new power connections in 100 days

Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the centre too has renamed a number of central schemes after the BJP's ideologues. Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh gover...


India extends $4.5 billion line of credit to Bangladesh

A second MoU was signed between the Defence Services Staff College, Wellington (Nilgiris), Tamil Nadu, and the Defence Services Command and Staff College, Mirpu...


Texas spending big on border security despite Trump promises

The House budget proposal is half a billion dollars more than the plan the Senate passed last week. It would ban the Texas Department of Criminal Justice from...


Ohio Quadruplets Get Accepted to Harvard and Yale

The Lakota East High School seniors were stunned. "Their individual personalities are what truly set them apart as high school students and as great young men",...


Sage Steele Gets Replaced on 'NBA Countdown,' Black Twitter's Got Jokes

Steele was most notably caught in a firestorm of outrage in January after she complained the protests against Donald Trump's travel ban made her miss a flight. ...


Let's talk people out of depression

The world body says depression causes mental anguish and impacts on people's ability to carry out even the simplest everyday tasks, with sometimes devastating...


FDA approves 10 consumer genetic risk tests

On Thursday, the FDA gave 23andMe permission to market its Personal Genome Service genetic health risk tests for 10 diseases. But Shuren asked people to und...


Pochettino hails Tottenham team ethic after ´crazy´ win at Swansea

Alli bagged a goal and an assist as Spurs completed a dramatic late comeback against Swansea on Wednesday night to further cement their grip on second place i...


USA services PMI at six-month low in March

Markit's final composite Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI), which tracks the activity in manufacturing and services that together account for more than two-third...


Babies born to Muslims to exceed Christian births, study predicts

Currently, Indonesia has the world's largest Muslim population. A Pew Research report indicates that Christianity is dying out in Europe. By 2060, when the ...


Want to know the gender of April the giraffe's baby? Pay up

How has the zoo prepared for her birth? We, like many of you, sat up in bed or were inches from our screens a few times last night. "Both Animal Adventure ...


Wild Girl Found In Bahraich Forests Walks & Eats Like Animals

She was surrounded by three monkeys . Rather than running towards officers, the girl, badly unkempt with broken nails and matted hair, just screeched and how...


Marchers demand equality on anniversary of MLK's death

For more about Martin Luther King's speech and its legacy, we speak with Rev. Dr. William Barber, president and senior lecturer of Repairers of the Breach and p...


Jefferies & Co Indicates Potential 29.67% Increase In Shares Of Lloyds Banking Group

While it's Return on Investment (ROI) value is 5.8%. Credit Suisse Initiates Coverage On Lloyds Banking Group plc (LYG)'s stock to Neutral with no specific P...


White House works to revive health care bill

In this Saturday, April 1, 2017, photo, Vice President Mike Pence speaks at DynaLab, Inc.in Reynoldsburg, Ohio. Details of the new proposal emerged after Penc...


Severe weather expected in Alabama and Georgia

Forecasters expect severe thunderstorms to move across the Southeast on Wednesday, bringing a threat of tornadoes and large hail. Jack Cullen, meteorologist...


Former Obama Advisor Susan Rice Denies Using Intelligence to 'Unmask' Trump Associates

According to a USA official, Rice asked spy agencies to give her the names of Trump associates who surfaced in intelligence reports she was regularly briefed on...


White House woos GOP lawmakers with revised health care bill

A White House offensive to resurrect the moribund House Republican health care bill got an uneven reception Tuesday from GOP moderates and conservatives, leavin...


Obama aide denies using intel to spy on Trump advisers

John McCain to write-off the news as unimportant. Long a favorite target of the Republicans, Rice was plunged into controversy after blogger Mike Cernovich, b...


Kim Kardashian Gives Up on Carrying Third Child, Is Considering Surrogacy

The urgency to have more kids comes in the wake of the life-changing armed robbery that shook the mogul to her core last October. Admitting she was in pain af...


Escape of cattle from St. Louis slaughterhouse spurs roundup

Louis . "Both of us are willing to come right now", Coston said, hours after the cattle took to the streets. Three other three cattle were at Branch 21st. The...


Rethinking Defensive Driving in Light of Distracted Driving

The public is encouraged to report risky and drunk drivers by dialing *FHP (*347). When driving on Colorado roads, there is a good chance there's a distracte...


6 remain hospitalized from hotel carbon monoxide poisonings

A police officer, two Berrien County sheriff's deputies and two hotel employees also were taken to hospitals. The name of the child who died Saturday afternoo...


NORC Poll: Most disapprove of Trump, except on economy

Trump's job approval stands at just 42 percent, according to an exclusive NBC News|SurveyMonkey Poll . A Politico/Morning Consult poll out Wednesday showed...


Freeport-McMoRan Inc (NYSE:FCX) & D.R. Horton, Inc. (NYSE:DHI)

Freeport-McMoRan Inc. ( NYSE :FCX) Copper has a current market price of 13.31 and the change is 4.64%. "Ultimately, through all this investigation into the comp...


Republicans 'Turn The Cannons On Each Other' In Week Of Public Feuding

As Republicans recover from their health care defeat, the White House and GOP leaders are hoping to claim tax reform as their first major legislative achievemen...


Local Organization Applauds Sesame Street for New Character with Autism

The show worked with several autism organizations to depict Julia in normal situations that children could easily understand. Jeanette Betancourt, Sesame Wo...


Could April the giraffe be closer to giving birth?

Hah". On Feb. 23, YouTube briefly removed the live stream , then restored it - and a pregnant animal star was born, said Patch, the park's owner. April has...


Researchers Say A Cup Of Coffee May Lead To Heart Palpitations

But good news for people who associate the strongest coffee with the best coffee: The most potent stuff in the whole world no longer requires a trip overseas....


Chelsea boss Conte responds to Arsenal counterpart Wenger jibe

Despite that, Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger made a quip about there only being one club in London - Arsenal , and now Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has hit ...


Ex-punk rocker preps to challenge Ted Cruz for Senate

The lawmaker from El Paso is set to announce a campaign for the Senate. He repeatedly declined to say that a Houston Chronicle report that he was runnin...


As GOP schism grows, Trump attacks fellow Republicans

President Donald Trump may have just declared war with the influential Republican members of the Freedom Caucus , saying in a Thursday morning tweet that his...


Childhood Lead Exposure Linked to Lower Adult IQ

Participants were regularly assessed for their ability to learn new information from childhood to adulthood. Here's a reminder about the importance of protect...


'Obamacare's exploding': Trump blames Democrats for health care bill failure

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) admitted on Sunday during an appearance on CNN's State of the Union that premiums and deductibles are " too high" under Obamaca...


Wyandotte County making improvements in 2017 health rankings

The premature death rate actually went down in St. Louis County, from 6,600 the year before, said Jerry Spegman, a Pennsylvania-based "community coach" for Cou...


Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

The 27-year-old was to start 15th on the grid after he was given a five-place penalty for the gearbox change. It just went from bad to worse for the amiable ...


Republicans speak out about failure to replace Obamacare

The Club for Growth, with its tight focus on anti-tax policies, has always been influential in conservative Washington circles and reportedly financed a half-...


More than 200 migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean Sea

All of the bodies recovered by Proactiva were African men aged between 16 and 25, according to Proactiva's estimate. Lifeguards from the Spanish NGO Proactiva...


PM Narendra Modi: Terrorism has posed a great challenge to humanity

Let us begin to think now itself about how to introduce more people to Yoga, which helps a person to have a health mind and body. Conveying his heartfelt gree...


Martin O'Neill On Seamus Coleman's Surgery And Timescale For Return

Taylor was sent off for the tackle but while clearly upset, O'Neill stopped short of rounding on the 28-year-old Aston Villa defender. "He has realised everythi...


Debutant Kuldeep used Warne advice to torment Australia

Although Kuldeep has a number of deliveries in his repertoire, the 22-year-old had to work with legendary Australian leg spinner Shane Warne in order to improve...


The internet is now shipping Mindy Kaling and Cory Booker

Kaling's namesake character Mindy Lahiri attended a friend's social event and mused over why a fictional version of Sen. It all began when Booker sent Kalin...


Update on Seamus Coleman's injury and it isn't good news

He's a great boy, he's a cracking lad", the manager said. Gareth Bale is a class act, they also have some decent Premier League players and a good track recor...


Amtrak derailment suspends all rail service at NYC's Penn Station

Penn Station is targeted for expansion under an ambitious, $20 billion-plus plan that also would build a new tunnel under the Hudson River between New Jersey an...