Medical

More benefits to a high-fat Mediterranean diet

Some previous research has linked the Mediterranean diet to weight loss and prevention of some cancers while others have not proven the diet itself is respons...


Top lines from the Republican convention's first night

And this convention saw its first political test tonight, just late tonight, as the delegates who oppose Mr. Trump called for a roll call vote, trying to change...


Thumb-sucking and nail-biting could lead to fewer allergies, study says

The main idea behind this was to check reaction of 40 substances. While this study might give parents of thumb-suckers and nail-biters some reassurance, not e...


Some Trump backers bring guns to first big rally

Melania Trump will very well steal the spotlight from her outspoken husband Monday night as she takes the podium at the Republican National Convention in Cleve...


Apple Pay has finally landed in France

Apple Pay payments can also be made at any location that accepts contactless payment options. Sources claimed that French banks wanted the same deal as those ...


Thousands of Turkish police suspended

As Turkish authorities consider restoring the death penalty - outlawed in 2004 - in response to the coup attempt, the European Union foreign policy chief, Fed...


British Open: Phil Mickelson, Henrik Stenson wage two-man duel

When the final group stepped to the first tee, the sun broke through the clouds for the first time in three days. "I played a bogey-free round of 65 on the fi...


Utahn who cared for man infected with Zika contracted virus

Bell and other officials had no hypothesis as to how the new patient could have contracted the disease, but he did note that the deceased man had a very high vi...


A new Zika case in Utah has experts stumped

NEW YORK (AP) - Health officials are trying to unravel how a relative may have picked up a Zika infection from a Utah man who died. A person who cared for a Z...


'Please don't let hate infect your heart': Slain Baton Rouge police officer

Also among the slain: Brad Garafola , a 45-year-old deputy with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office. "In uniform I get nasty hateful looks and out...


Health Officials Mystified By Unusual New Zika Case In Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (AP ) — Health authorities in Utah are investigating a unique case of Zika found in a person who had been caring for a relative who had an unusua...


India lifts ban on printing Kashmir newspapers amid unrest

Although Kashmiris had chose to join Pakistan on July 19, 1947, clearly even before its independence, it remained a disputed region until today. Mr, Geelani c...


China concerned about the deaths and casualties in Kashmir

Several leading newspapers in Indian-administered Kashmir say they have been have been raided by police seeking to end a week of violent protests. "On the pro...


RBA keeps open door to August cut

It would seem that the RBA's board members are more concerned about conditions in our own economy as opposed to the impact Britain's recent decision to leave ...


SpaceX's Dragon spaceship launched to ISS, first stage returned successfully

Nasa needs this new docking set up at the space station before Americans can fly there in crew capsules set to debut next year. The launch of a Falcon 9 Dra...


British Open: Stenson outduels Mickelson

Not a different yardage with an iron shot. Despite missing out on a sixth major title at the age of 46, Mickelson said he can take some consolation - quite a ...


Maintain Standard Precautions With Zika Cases — CDC

That helped make this case highly unusual, said officials at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. While investigators have no evidence Zika-carryin...


Clinton promises reforms to end blacks' fear of police

Democratic Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton addresses the crowd at the 107th Annual NAACP Convention at the Duke Energy Center July 18, 2016, in Cincin...


Pro- and anti-Trump forces hold dueling rallies in Cleveland

As the convention got under way on Monday , anti-Trump forces in the Republican Party seemed skeptical that Trump could improve. The drama hit a peak when ...


Woman delivers three sets of twins in 26 months

Sadly, Desmond passed away shortly after birth due to complications during delivery. "That was a pretty bad time", the mother somberly recalled. Couch breastf...


Melania Trump Apparently Plagiarized a Section of Michelle Obama's 2008 Convention Speech

The podium for his speech rose from the floor as Trump strode across the stage. "Her father, a larger-than-life personality who reminds her childhood friend...


Pence ticket set as GOP prepares to gather in Cleveland

Although yesterday's event lacked the usual pizazz of a vice presidential announcement,
Republican strategist Keith
Appell said Trump's performance won't matter...


In medical mystery, caregiver of Zika patient gets virus

Additionally, Staples said, investigators re determining what contact, if any, health care workers might have had with the deceased patient. The caregiver had n...


HP Elite x3 Phablet Arrives in August for $699

Many rumors have been circulating about the potential price of the HP Elite X3 terminal. A bundle that includes a headset and a dock for desktop use will cost...


Hypertension biggest global risk factor for stroke

Further, hypertension was found as the highest reason behind strokes in Southeast Asia (59.6 per cent), whereas in western Europe, North America and Austral...


Connecticut Delegation Stands By Trump As Convention Battle Breaks Out

Republicans are gathering in Cleveland, Ohio for the start of a four-day convention in which Donald Trump will try to unify a deeply divided party, and accept ...


The son of last month's Zika-related death has the virus too

Now those in public health are testing others who cared for the elderly man and trapping mosquitoes in Utah to be absolutely certain they're not spreading the v...


Sen. Warren meets with Clinton amid VP speculation

The meetings came a day after the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee campaigned alongside another potential vice presidential choice, Virginia Sen. The...


Zika virus passed from Utah patient to caregiver

Angela Dunn, the Utah deputy state epidemiologist, said. For one thing, the mosquitoes aren't usually found at the altitudes where the unidentified man lived in...


We hacked Pokemon Go servers: OurMine

Pokemon Go's servers could not handle the amount of users Playing Pokemon Go in Japan, that is why the game has not yet released in the Pokemon homeland. ...


Designers create alternative logos for Trump-Pence campaign

Created to represent his partnership with running mate, Mike Pence, the joint campaign image depicts the "T" from Trump and the "P" from Mike Pence interconnect...


Who Won the British Open Championship 2016?

Stenson's ball-striking was unreal, hitting 16-of-18 greens in regulation, and his putter was scorching hot as he needed only 27 putts to get around Royal Troon...


Owen Smith launches Labour leadership challenge

Nearly a year on, this support may have changed with more than 200 Scottish Labour politicians and members signing an open l etter calling for his resignation a...


Global AIDS gains 'inadequate and fragile,' UN chief says

Results from a separate study, also to be presented Tuesday, offered new hope for preventing HIV infection. "Things have changed dramatically around HIV over ...


Stenson Outduels Mickelson For British Open Title

Stenson finished three strokes ahead of the five-times major victor in a riveting head-to-head duel, his closing eight-under-par 63 equalling the previous lowes...


FTC declares Herbalife a Pyramid Scheme in All But Name

The settlement requires Herbalife to revamp its compensation structure so participants' success depends on whether they sell the company's products, not on ...


Fracking may worsen asthma for nearby residents, study says

Dr. John Balmes, a professor of environmental health sciences at the University of California, Berkeley who was not involved in the new study, agreed that the s...


In medical mystery, caregiver gets Zika from man who died

Through July 13, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 1,305 travel-related cases, 14 that were sexually-transmitted and none caused lo...


Troon trumps Turnberry with better golf

It was his 11th runner-up in a major. The world No6 shot a brilliant closing eight-under-par 63 to finish 20-under on 264, three ahead of playing partner Mick...


E-cigarette use amongst Canadian teens is alarming, says expert

According to Levy and his team, the FDA regulations against e-cigarette marketing could stifle the development of safer products that could more effectively dis...


Independent investigation confirms Russian sample swapping and widespread doping

A week later, Russian athletics chief and IAAF treasurer Valentin Balakhnichev, and IAAF marketing consultant Pape Massata Diack, son of then-IAAF president Lam...


Republicans to kick off convention in Cleveland as Trump announces early arrival

Donald Trump announcing Mike Pence to be his first choice all along is as awkward as stepping out on the dance floor on prom night and loudly declaring, "I ca...


Kenseth pulls away late to win Cup race at New Hampshire (copy)

After starting 18th, he got to the front in the final quarter and maintained his position over most of the remaining laps. "Last fall, we squeaked one out, a ...


A 'Startling' First in Zika Transmission

The woman developed fever, fatigue, a rash and body aches the next day, and sought treatment. Blood and urine tests confirmed she was infected with Zika . It c...


First case of sexually transmitted Zika from female to male

Since January 2007, 39 countries have reported the presence of Zika , according to the World Health Organization , but the virus began to spread more rapidl...


1st Case of Female-to-Male Sexual Transmission of Zika Reported

The atonishing development prompted the CDC to immediately change its guidance for pregnant women in relation to the virus . All other reported cases have been...


It's for real: Chennai company declares Friday holiday for Kabali release

Kabali producer S Thanu had then gone to Madras High Court and requested that the downloading of the movie be banned. The team of Rajinikanth's upcoming fi...


Griezmann right to be compared to Zidane, Platini: Henry

France reached its first final for a decade and is chasing its first major trophy since Euro 2000. With their team 2-0 ahead, French fans made the "Marseilla...


Clinton Ahead of Trump in Florida, Two Polls Show

Clinton saw her poll numbers bruised after FBI Director James Comey condemned her and her former State Department aides for being "extremely careless" in tran...


Clinton Is Not Tipping Her VP Hand Based On Speaker Slots

Members of the media closely followed Warren's private meeting with Clinton last month after the MA senator formally endorsed her. The furor over Clinton pos...