Medical

Blind mice see again in a scientific first

Jung-Hwan Albert Lim, a graduate student at the University of California-San Diego, is the lead author. A report published in US News revealed, "Researchers r...


Health officials: third case of Zika virus found in Nebraska

Symptoms of the virus include fever, rash and joint pain, though many patients never experience them. Thus far, only travel-related cases have been reported, me...


FDA study using genetically engineered cells to treat cancer kills three people

A study of an experimental treatment for leukemia was abruptly halted this week following two patient deaths, raising questions about a closely-watched approa...


E-cigarette use may reverse progress against teen smoking

The data supports the idea that some teens who are vaping would not have smoked cigarettes if it weren't for vaping . Four years later, that number skyrocket...


Using a robot's bomb to kill: Dallas police set a USA precedent

They don't know what those letters mean, but authorities have found clues - supplies for making bombs and a journal at the shooter's home - that hint at a lar...


State Dept. launches Hillary Clinton email review

He said the investigation did not establish that Clinton was "particularly sophisticated" with recognizing classified markings on emails. "There is no legal r...


Corbyn: I'll sue if I can't contest leadership

She added: "Jeremy lost us local councillors in the elections, we have failed to win the European Union referendum which is going to cause enormous stress and p...


Japan will closely watch Chinese activity in East China Sea: defense minister

Tusk also referred to the South China Sea dispute between Beijing and Manila ahead of the decision from the Hague-based tribunal, saying "the rule-based globa...


US urges parties to adhere by South China Sea ruling

Chinese President Xi Jinping repeated Beijing's stance that the South China Sea has been Chinese territory since " ancient times" and said China's territor...


Andy Murray ends British three-year wait for Grand Slam

Djokovic's lead in the rankings is still formidable, however, at almost 5,000 points - a grand slam title earns 2,000 - and if Murray is to overtake the Serbi...


Couple Loses Custody of Child

He's also had to have emergency heart surgery for a congenital heart condition. For the past eighteen months, four children and a toddler had already been hospi...


DARPA-developed next-generation bionic arm hits the market

DEKA Research, run by Segway founder and inventor Dean Kamen, came up with the Life Under Kinetic Evolution (LUKE) prosthetic. Electrodes let the wearer control...


Tarzan and BFG dwarfed by Dory at the U.S. box office

In its first weekend of global release, " The Legend of Tarzan " pulled in $18.8 million from 19 markets, including South Korea and Russian Federation. What mus...


PM-in-waiting May wants 'best deal for Britain' with EU

Cameron will now meet with his cabinet, including chancellor George Osborne and foreign secretary Phillip Hammond, and is expected to be paid tribute by his col...


Federer vs. Raonic, Murray vs

And yet, for various reasons, even Federer himself did not expect to still be in action at Centre Court on the grass-court tournament's second Friday, facing M...


Google, developer working on 'Pokemon Go' security issue

Hong Kong gamers who initially managed to begin playing the game complained they could not catch any Pokemons. These links leave Siliconera. Thegame allows ...


Sage Therapeutics' postpartum depression drug succeeds in study

Up to Monday's close, the stock had fallen 42 percent this year. In the phase II study, 21 women with postpartum depression were randomized equally to receive...


Evan Bayh Running for a Senate Return in Indiana

A Democratic corporate lobbyist is jumping into a Senate race to fill a seat made vacant by the retirement of a Republican corporate lobbyist. Young, a third-...


Amarnath Yatra resumes in Kashmir after three days

He, however, said the yatra from the base camps in Kashmir is on. SASB CEO PK Tripathi told the Governor that since July 9, more than 30,000 yatris paid obeis...


Spain: no runners gored, 3 injured in Pamplona bull run

Five runners were taken to hospitals for general injuries after the near one-kilometre chase on Monday in which bulls from the Jandilla ranch took part, the Red...


Ronaldo: We've gone down in Portugal's history

Eder, who plays for French side Lille and only went on in the 79th minute, was having none of it: "He told me I was going to score the winning goal ". He was a...


Alabama campers arrested in connection with fire

LOVELAND - Berthoud Fire Protection District officials sent four crew members and a wildland firetruck Sunday to the Nederland area to help fight the Cold Sp...


May to become UK PM on Wednesday

May moved to reassure Eurosceptic Tories that "Brexit means Brexit" and that she will pull the country out of the European Union despite being a Remain supporte...


Jordan Spieth will not participate in Rio Olympics

Last month, Spieth, 22, said he was "uncertain" about taking part. The Americans still have four players in Rio, the most of any country. Because Russian tr...


2 arrested for starting Colorado wildfire

The female friend is not facing charges "as she did not have any involvement in creating, maintaining, or extinguishing the campfire", the Sheriff's Office said...


The Growing Fear Of The Spread Of The Zika Virus

One limitation of the county's data is that historically Miami-Dade has focused its surveillance efforts on salt marsh mosquitoes, which are not known to tran...


Tollywood Stars in Haritha Haram

After the inauguration, CEOs of prominent IT companies will also plant saplings at the same venue. The mega plantation drive which flagged off on Friday, will s...


Heavy fighting in South Sudan risks return to civil war

There was further exchange of heavy gunfire on Sunday morning with some artillery shells landing in United Nations compounds, and further reports of fighting ...


Earlier US case of superbug precursor found

Italian researchers, meanwhile, said they detected a variant of the MCR-1 gene, which they called MCR-1.2, in Klebsiella pneumoniae . But since past year, scie...


Amid frenzy, 'Pokemon Go' leads to robberies and injuries

Pokémon Go is experiencing a momentous launch week , with an estimated 7.5 million downloads and almost as many daily active Android users as Twitter in the ...


Ronaldo, Griezmann named in Euro 2016 team of the tournament

Portugal had never won a major tournament before Sunday and it was their fourth European Championship semi-final or final in the past five tournaments. However,...


Officials confirm Zika-related death in Utah was a man

One of the confirmed cases in Polk County originated through sexual contact, the state of Florida reported. The Zika virus is found in tropical locales with...


3 new Zika cases reported in Mississippi

The breed of mosquito that is spreading Zika - Aedes aegypti - has not been detected in MS since the early 1990s. "If you're visiting an area with Zika th...


NASA's Juno spacecraft makes it to Jupiter

Ground controllers at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory erupted in applause when the solar-powered spacecraft beamed home the news it had entered the planet'...


Griezmann wins Euro 2016 best player award

Portugal's players frantically tended to Cristiano Ronaldo's left knee but their tearful captain couldn't withstand the pain any longer. He is what you might ca...


Dallas shooter 'planned larger assault on police'

A meticulous search for a reportedly suspicious person in a parking garage next to police headquarters turned up no suspect, and the lockdown was lifted. Even a...


A look at South Sudan, a young country divided by civil war

The U.N. Security Council on Sunday demanded Kiir and Machar rein in their forces and end the clashes. Also today, two Chinese UN peacekeepers were killed whe...


Tour de France: Mark Cavendish accepts blame for stage four defeat

I'm very proud because the team was really fighting for this win", Kimmel said after clinching his ninth Tour stage win. Sagan increased his lead over second-pl...


Cancer Trial Deaths Not Expected to Slow Down Research in New Treatment

Juno has proposed continuing the trial without fludarabine . Kite Chief Executive Officer Arie Belldegrun said the company has worked with the National Canc...


Juno Therapeutics Halts Cancer Study After 3 Patient Deaths

In February, the FDA shut down CTI BioPharma's clinical trial of a drug called pacritinib after patients died from hemorrhage, cardiac failure, and cardiac ...


West Nile detected in Norfolk

The birds, which were American crows, were collected in West Atherton and in the Eagle Hill-Mount Carmel area of Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County...


Diana Gabaldon expresses Herself about the 'Outlander' finale

Roger's ancestors are Geilis and Dougal. The time traveling protagonist Claire and her complex life story has successfully held audiences in awe. Jamie and Clai...


6th case of Zika virus confirmed in S. Korea

He criticized lawmakers for "playing politics" with public health. There is now no treatment available for microcephaly , but speech and occupational therapi...


Froome holds on to yellow jersey in rainy 9th stage

He went into the race aiming for a top-ten overall and exits the first block third in the general classification. Slightly more than 100 kilometers (60 miles)...


100 arrested after I-94 mayhem

In St. Paul, however, scuffles broke out between protesters and police on Interstate 94. The Minnesota protest was among several sizable demonstrations across...


Murray v Raonic - who's saying what

Andy Murray and Milos Raonic are headed to a tiebreaker in the third set of the Wimbledon final. Twice Raonic held serve to stay in the match, at 4-5 and 5-...


General Mills recalls Betty Crocker cake mix

General Mills says the company continues to collaborate with health officials to investigate the multistate outbreak of E. coli O121 connected to several brands...


Show producer promises no 'Droughtlander' coming to season 3

Dougal feels betrayed and manipulated out of his birthright. Dougal sits beside his brother on his deathbed. Graham McTavish: Definitely , definitely. Sneaky m...


Bernie Sanders to appear at Hillary Clinton campaign event

Instead, they crafted language laying out Democratic principles on trade - calling for all pacts to address labor rights, environmental rules, currency manipula...


AIDS epidemic no longer a public health issue, scientists say

Worldwide there are 36.7 million people living with HIV, according to the World Health Organization, with 180,000 people dying from AIDS-related illness in the ...