British PM 'appalled' by abuses at sleaze dinner

Earlier, David Meller , co-chair of the Presidents Club , who also sits on the British Ministry of Education, resigned from government. New Education Minister Nadhim Zahawi also attended in a personal capacity. Charities that have received fu... More..

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Chinese language lab created first monkey clones
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Chinese language lab created first monkey clones

Now that hole has been filled. Chinese scientists yesterday announced the world's first successful cloning of two monkeys using the technique that produced Dolly the sheep - the world's first cloned mammal ...More..

Apple adds 24 Lexus SUVs to growing self-driving vehicle fleet
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Apple adds 24 Lexus SUVs to growing self-driving vehicle fleet

The percentage of USA automakers and technology companies that are afraid to build self-driving cars is approximately zero. The California Department of Motor Vehicles has confirmed to Bloomberg that Apple...More..

How flu can dramatically raise risk of heart attack
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

How flu can dramatically raise risk of heart attack

The risk was 10 times higher with influenza B, five times higher with influenza A (the most common type during that period), 3.5 times greater for respiratory syncytial virus and almost three times higher for...More..

Chinese Scientists Successfully Cloned a Monkey -- Are We Next?
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Chinese Scientists Successfully Cloned a Monkey -- Are We Next?

The results of the latest major genetic milestone were published to Cell by a team of researchers from the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Neuroscience in Shanghai , with the intention of maki...More..

Wounded After Bomb Detonates Outside Afghan's Save the Children Premises
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Wounded After Bomb Detonates Outside Afghan's Save the Children Premises

He said he had no word on casualties but a clash was going on at the scene. An Afghan official had earlier confirmed the death toll but put the number of wounded at 27. This comes soon after the Taliban milit...More..

Potentially deadly dog flu rages through the country, including Pennsylvania
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Potentially deadly dog flu rages through the country, including Pennsylvania

The first is connected to a strain of flu identified in horses and it was found in 2004, while the second was discovered in Chicago in 2015, when a considerable flu outbreak occurred. Canine influenza is not co...More..

Health department: Flu cases continue to rise in Cayuga County
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Health department: Flu cases continue to rise in Cayuga County

The Norwalk Health Department will hold an extra flu clinic at its offices (137 East Avenue) this Thursday, January 25, 3 - 6 p.m. "Indeed many of them are hospitalized and some of them unfortunately die". "I...More..

FBI Chief of Staff Is Leaving 'On His Own Terms'
by | Wednesday, January 24, 2018

FBI Chief of Staff Is Leaving 'On His Own Terms'

Trump also fumed over donations to his wife by a political action committee tied to Clinton. McCabe reportedly told associates that he found his Oval Office interaction with the Trump "disturbing". Some leg...More..

Young women avoiding smear tests over body embarrassment
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Young women avoiding smear tests over body embarrassment

The American Cancer Society predicts about 13,000 new invasive cervical cancer cases will be diagnosed in 2018 . The charity said smear tests prevent up to 75% of cervical cancers so it is concerning that so...More..

Flu vaccine in high demand as illness spreads
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Flu vaccine in high demand as illness spreads

They are even hopeful it may even eliminate the need for yearly flu shots. People with the flu are infectious for up to seven days after symptoms begin. Have there been an unusual number of child flu deaths? ...More..

Turkey steps up assault on Kurdish militia in Syria
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Turkey steps up assault on Kurdish militia in Syria

Mr Tillerson said on Monday in London that the United States recognised Turkey's " legitimate concerns " for its security, and its right to defend itself from terrorist elements. He said the United States h...More..

Germany stops selling weapons to Saudi-led coalition waging war on Yemen
by | Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Germany stops selling weapons to Saudi-led coalition waging war on Yemen

More than 9,200 people have been killed since the intervention. The new aid programme aims to boost monthly imports to 1.4 million metric tonnes from 1.1 million previous year, the statement added. The attac...More..

Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Adolescence Should Now Be From 10 To 24 Years Old

Puberty starts when your brain starts to release a hormone that activates your body's pituitary and gonadal glands. The researchers argue that law changes may be necessary, saying that we should consider anyo...More..

Greek oncologist develops first blood test for eight types of cancer
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Greek oncologist develops first blood test for eight types of cancer

Theodora Ross, director of UT Southwestern Medical Center's Cancer Genetics Program, who was not involved in the study, tempered the results somewhat, telling that the patient cohort should not have included St...More..

Couple plead not guilty to torture of children
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Couple plead not guilty to torture of children

Police in Riverside County are in "serious discussions" to use the animals to comb the Perris, Calif ., residence of David and Louise Turpin , where the couple's 13 starving children were found in filthy cond...More..

Death toll from Montecito mudslides at 21 after missing mother located
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Death toll from Montecito mudslides at 21 after missing mother located

Faviola Benitez Calderon, 28, had been missing for almost two weeks when a search and recovery human remains detection dog team found her remains at 10 a.m. (California Department of Transportation) U.S. Highwa...More..

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to intervene on DACA
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to intervene on DACA

The American Civil Liberties Union pursued a separate legal challenge filed in Maryland that is now before the Virginia-based 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals. Hawaii has argued that the ban also discriminates...More..

EC recommends ouster of 20 AAP MLAs, HC refuses interim reduction
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

EC recommends ouster of 20 AAP MLAs, HC refuses interim reduction

Aam Aadmi Party approached the High Court but got no relief from there. Singh added that the letter of appointment given to the AAP MLAs when they became parliamentary secretaries did not mention that it was...More..

Dortmund's Aubameyang stance gets Bayern backing
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

Dortmund's Aubameyang stance gets Bayern backing

Thus, if all goes as planned, Sanchez will be a United player while Mkhitaryan will be an Arsenal player in the coming days. Aubameyang was dropped for Dortmund's draws with Wolfsburg last Sunday and at ...More..

Man Gets 5-Foot Long Tapeworm From Eating Sushi Everyday
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Man Gets 5-Foot Long Tapeworm From Eating Sushi Everyday

According to Bahn, the tapeworm began to leave the man's body while he was on the toilet. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention warned last February issued a warning that an increase in raw fish ...More..

Sports world mourns Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Sports world mourns Washington State QB Tyler Hilinski

Roy Manning, Former Washington State linebackers coach tweeted , "Words can't describe what I'm feeling right now". "We are deeply saddened to hear the news of Tyler's passing", head coach Mike Leach said. H...More..

Repeated Hits To Head, Not Only Concussions, Can Cause CTE
by | Saturday, January 20, 2018

Repeated Hits To Head, Not Only Concussions, Can Cause CTE

The symptoms of CTE can be debilitating and may have life-changing effects for both the individual and their family. Youth football leagues should follow that trend, he said. "We should be paying attention to a...More..

7 more flu-related deaths reported in Dallas County
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

7 more flu-related deaths reported in Dallas County

Almost 80% of confirmed flu cases are Type A, H3N2, with Type A, H1N1 and Type B, taking 10 percent (each) of the total cases. The number of flu outbreaks in long-term care facilities in Douglas County jumped...More..

Sheriffs, Immigration Officials Unveil Plan to Work Together
by | Friday, January 19, 2018

Sheriffs, Immigration Officials Unveil Plan to Work Together

They are looking to arrest more than 1,500 undocumented immigrants and send the state a message. The cooperation between local Florida law enforcement and federal authorities is created to prevent the release...More..