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Wanted Indian mujahideen terrorist, Ariz Khan alias Junaid arrested by Delhi Police Wanted Indian mujahideen terrorist, Ariz Khan alias Junaid arrested by Delhi Police
- February 15, 2018

Khan was also associated with Atif Amin, who was killed in the encounter, the police said. "He (Ariz Khan) was involved in many bombing incidents including 2008 Delhi serial blasts". Khan had also helped put together bombs that went off in between 2007 and 2008 in Delhi, Ahmedabad, Uttar Pradesh and Jaipur. Khan (32) had escaped from India to Nepal after the 2008 Batla House encounter and had settled in the Himalayan country. (more...)
Eat Slow, Stay Thin? Eating Speed May Impact Weight Loss, Study Shows Eat Slow, Stay Thin? Eating Speed May Impact Weight Loss, Study Shows
- February 14, 2018

A possible reason? Fast eaters may continue to eat even after they are full, even when their bodies have an adequate amount of calories , since the brain takes a little time to interpret chemical signals from the stomach that say "enough". (more...)
2 killed, 50+ injured following SC train collision, officials say 2 killed, 50+ injured following SC train collision, officials say
- February 05, 2018

Sunday. The engineer later told the NTSB he had misread a signal and tried to brake before the accident. CSX owns and controls the Columbia Subdivision where the accident occurred. A coroner says the two people killed when an Amtrak train collided with a freight train in SC were both on board the passenger train. He could not confirm if any of the injuries were life-threatening. (more...)
Russian Federation offers platform for direct Afghan-Taliban talks Russian Federation offers platform for direct Afghan-Taliban talks
- January 20, 2018

Wells said: "It is inaccurate to say that the Taliban have occupied 43 per cent of Afghanistan's territory; they have occupied only 12 per cent territory of Afghanistan". Reuters reported that a second back-channel meeting occurred over the weekend in Turkey, where it said individuals with Taliban connections met with representatives of Hizb-i Islami, the party of a former Taliban-allied commander who previous year laid down arms to join Afghan politics. (more...)
Spanish and Portuguese Police Find Cocaine in Pineapples Spanish and Portuguese Police Find Cocaine in Pineapples
- January 20, 2018

Officials said the smugglers concealed the drugs in wax containers inside hollowed out pineapples. The global operation was reportedly run by two Colombian brothers who had laboratories in the municipalities of Pinto and Nuevo Baztan near the Spanish capital. (more...)
Walmart is offering free opioid disposal kits Walmart is offering free opioid disposal kits
- January 18, 2018

Pills are, dissolved by the packet, referred to as DisposeRx to some gel that was biodegradable. Patients filling a new prescription for a Class II opioid, such as oxycodone and methadone, will receive a free DisposeRX packet and an opioid safety brochure. (more...)
A 6-Year-Old Boy Who Got Infected With Rabies Died A 6-Year-Old Boy Who Got Infected With Rabies Died
- January 17, 2018

Ryker was scratched by the bat, but seemed fine, school officials said. Six-year-old boy dies from rabies he contracted after being scratched by an infected bat. A GoFundMe account was also set up for the family. After that point, the disease has reached the person's brain and is next to impossible to stop. (more...)
Passenger With Measles Flew Through Chicago's O'Hare Passenger With Measles Flew Through Chicago's O'Hare
- January 16, 2018

Last week, a female college student traveling from Mumbai, India , traveling to Indianapolis International Airport by way of Newark Liberty International Airport, was confirmed to have been diagnosed with measles . If they were infected, symptoms could develop as late as the end of the month. For more information on measles, click on the link to the right. It can cause serious complications such as pneumonia and encephalitis (swelling of the brain), according to the statement. (more...)
Auto crashes into second floor of Calif. office building Auto crashes into second floor of Calif. office building
- January 16, 2018

The police in Santa Ana, California reported that the auto tripped on a median right outside the building and went airborne for about 60 feet ultimately crashing into the Dental Office on the 17th street. However, both sustained with minor injuries. Officials said that the other person had "self extricated". The Orange County Fire Authority (OCFA) said the driver hit a center divider, catapulting the vehicle into the air. (more...)
'Sh**hole' projected on Trump International hotel after controversial remark 'Sh**hole' projected on Trump International hotel after controversial remark
- January 15, 2018

THIS PLACE IS A SHITHOLE", read successive messages projected over the entrance of the Trump International Hotel in central Washington , according to a video posted on social media. . Trump incited outrage this week over his reported remark, "Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?" Democrats and some Republican lawmakers criticized the president's choice of words and called for him to apologize . (more...)
Government, citing ruling, again will accept requests for DACA protection Government, citing ruling, again will accept requests for DACA protection
- January 15, 2018

While Democrats have expressed openness to a deal that would combine legal status for "dreamers", as the group of young immigrants brought illegally as children are known, with funding for border security measures, Republicans have tried to broaden the talks. (more...)
Flu-Related Deaths Reported in Tarrant County Flu-Related Deaths Reported in Tarrant County
- January 11, 2018

Public Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend that everyone 6 months and older get a flu shot as soon as possible as vaccination is the best protection against seasonable flu viruses. Each year the formula for the vaccine is developed based on last year's flu virus. Vaccine effectiveness against H3N2 viruses has been around 30 percent. (more...)
How High Doses of Ibuprofen May Impact Male Infertility How High Doses of Ibuprofen May Impact Male Infertility
- January 10, 2018

Hypogonadism is associated with impaired fertility, depression , heart failure, and stroke. This repression results in the elevation of the stimulatory pituitary hormones, resulting in a state of compensated hypogonadism , a disorder associated with adverse reproductive and physical health disorders. (more...)
Woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria after eating oysters Woman dies from flesh-eating bacteria after eating oysters
- January 10, 2018

Within the next 12 hours, LeBlanc became seriously ill. Doctors then discovered that she was infected with the flesh-eating bacteria named Vibrio . " If we had known that the risk was so high, I think she would've stopped eating oysters ", Bergquist said . Jeanette LeBlancRare flesh eating disease also known as necrotising fasciitis and how it can create havoc. (more...)
Jake Tapper pulls plug on Stephen Miller's trainwreck interview
- January 08, 2018

In the book, Bannon predicted that the special counsel investigating possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation would "crack" the younger Trump "like an egg on national TV". "I think I've wasted enough of my viewers' time", Tapper said, as Miller attempted to keep talking. In the past, Pompeo has described Trump as engaged with the intelligence in his briefings, and said part of Trump's preferred briefing method involves visual aids and "killer graphics". (more...)
Public breakup with Donald Trump costs Steve Bannon a key GOP backer
- January 06, 2018

Trump cut ties with Bannon on Wednesday, saying his former adviser had "lost his mind" in a blistering statement issued after reports of disparaging comments by Bannon in a forthcoming book, " Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House " by author Michael Wolff . (more...)
Liverpool's Rhian Brewster reveals Steven Gerrard's support over racial abuse Liverpool's Rhian Brewster reveals Steven Gerrard's support over racial abuse
- December 31, 2017

The 17-year-old, who is yet to feature for Liverpool's first team, says he has witnessed racial abuse - either aimed at him or a teammate - seven times this year."I don't think UEFA take this thing seriously". "He will get all the support he needs and wants and that we can give", Klopp said. "That is how it feels anyway, like it has been brushed under the carpet", he said. (more...)
Dallas County reports fourth, fifth flu-related deaths of 2017-18 Dallas County reports fourth, fifth flu-related deaths of 2017-18
- December 30, 2017

According to the Department of Health, in the last week alone, there have been 1,745 laboratory confirmed cases of the flu, a 96 percent increase from the previous week. Out of the blue, you feel exhausted, your muscles ache and your forehead feels hot. This year's vaccine isn't as effective as usual , but it can still prevent you from getting some versions of the flu. (more...)
Trump Said Haitian Immigrants Trump Said Haitian Immigrants "All Have AIDS" & It Gets Even Worse
- December 24, 2017

As the meeting continued, John F. Kelly, then the secretary of homeland security, and Rex W. Tillerson, the secretary of state, tried to interject, explaining that many were short-term travelers making one-time visits. "More than 2,500 were from Afghanistan, a terrorist haven, the president complained", officials in the meeting reportedly told New York Times . The Times report said Trump has long held contempt for immigrants, which is likely a surprise to few. (more...)
Florida State actually might not be bowl eligible Florida State actually might not be bowl eligible
- December 23, 2017

We get through practice smoother. "We're continuing preparations for our game", Stefan Nolet, public and media relations director for the Independence Bowl, told the Orlando Sentinel . The Seminoles rescheduled the game, which had been postponed indefinitely due to Hurricane Irma, to give the players a chance to play their way into the postseason and continue the streak. (more...)
Study says flu hits men harder than women Study says flu hits men harder than women
- December 13, 2017

To compare how flu symptoms manifest among both women and men, Sue reviewed a number of studies involving both animals and humans. We can stop accusing men of overreacting when they have the flu. "The point I want to make is that whether males or females suffer more really depends a lot on our age", said Klein, whose own research is referenced by Sue. (more...)
Huntington's disease drug clears initial hurdles - raising hopes Huntington's disease drug clears initial hurdles - raising hopes
- December 12, 2017

Huntington's is a disorder that causes irreversible damage to the brain, affecting patients' movements, behaviour and ability to think clearly. The trial's lead investigators, Dr Sarah Tabrizi , professor of clinical neurology and director of UCL's Huntington Centre, said: "The results of this trial are of ground-breaking importance for Huntington's disease patients and families". (more...)
Tremors felt in Delhi due to quake in Uttarakhand Tremors felt in Delhi due to quake in Uttarakhand
- December 07, 2017

According to the Meteorological Department, quake was recorded at 8.00 pm in the evening. There were no reports of loss of life or property. This is the second natural disaster in Uttarakhand in the past 24 hours. Even on Tuesday, there was a 3.3-magnitude natural disaster. Meanwhile, Uttarakhand also witnessed heavy snowfall in the hilly regions of the state on Wednesday, bringing the mercury down. (more...)
Sex rarely makes heart stop, study shows Sex rarely makes heart stop, study shows
- November 14, 2017

The patients who did were more likely to be male, middle-aged, black and have a history of cardiovascular disease, according to the ACC. "People will ask their doctors if sex increases their risk of sudden death, and we've never had the answer before because there never was a study", said Chugh, the study's senior author and a highly respected expert on sudden cardiac arrest. (more...)
Visitors to Disneyland California hit by Legionnaires disease Visitors to Disneyland California hit by Legionnaires disease
- November 13, 2017

One of the patients is understood to be an employee of the the resort, reported the Los Angeles Times . Disney took the towers out of service again on Tuesday because the health agency required they remain down until test results verify they are free of Legionella contamination. (more...)
In Pursuit of a Universal Flu Vaccine
- November 08, 2017

Other strategies include developing vaccines aimed at the virus's protein coat, other proteins that have been found to be identical in multiple flu strains, or the stalk of the hemagglutinin protein rather than its head. However, Dr. Vooght explains that the Australia flu situation was severe because it had a mismatch between the vaccine and the virus strain. "We can protect ourselves and also our family, friends and the community", said family nurse practitioner Sarah Fincham, assistant ... (more...)
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
- October 29, 2017

The stock increased 1.49% or $0.55 on October 27, reaching $37.36. Following the transaction, the senior vice president now directly owns 46,297 shares of the company's stock, valued at $2,777,820. Therefore 25% are positive. JD.com had 35 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock has "Buy" rating by M Partners on Tuesday, December 15. (more...)
London's new £10 T-Charge launches today London's new £10 T-Charge launches today
- October 24, 2017

London's air quality has frequently surpassed European Union limits in recent years, notably because of increased purchase of diesel-powered cars, which offer increased particulate and nitrogen oxide emissions. Green groups today welcomed the introduction of the T-Charge, but some warned more support is needed to encourage drivers to switch to cleaner vehicles. (more...)
Series decider abandoned in Hyderabad Series decider abandoned in Hyderabad
- October 14, 2017

IST: No toss yet, Umpires to inspect pitch at 19.45 IST. The Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, the venue for the deciding T20I between India and Australia , was expecting cracker of a contest on Friday. Having won the first T20 quite comfortably against the Aussies, completing a nine-wicket win, the visitors bounced back in the second match to clinch a convincing ewight-wicket win, thanks to an all-round performance. (more...)
Los Angeles Rams at Dallas Cowboys - 10/1/17 NFL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
- October 02, 2017

To put the scoring outburst in better perspective, two playoff teams from past year - Giants (37) and Bengals (33) have yet to reach 40 points in three combined games, while the Rams have hit that number in one game, twice already. Watkins is looking to be a good fit with 13 receptions for 194 yards and two touchdowns after being acquired from the Buffalo Bills and he and Woods (10 for 169) have combined for nine receptions of 20 or more yards. (more...)
HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season HHS focuses on increased vaccination for new flu season
- September 29, 2017

The number of public health flu clinics has been reduced this season as more people turn to other means of getting the shot, not the flu. Flu vaccine rates were stagnant overall in the United States during the 2016-17 season, prompting health officials to urge people to get vaccinated before the unpredictable virus kicks into gear. (more...)
Women can now drive in Saudi Arabia Women can now drive in Saudi Arabia
- September 29, 2017

Twenty-four hours after King Salman issued a decree end the ban, the government announced that a woman had been appointed as assistant mayor of Al Khubar governorate. It was unclear whether women would require their guardian's permission to apply for a driving licence. In a separate statement, the government said many senior religious leaders found no, quote, "impediment" in letting women drive. (more...)
Crackdown on Catalonia referendum officials Crackdown on Catalonia referendum officials
- September 28, 2017

On Monday - a day before Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is scheduled to meet with President Trump at the White House - I read Nauert's remarks to Sanders and asked if the USA would endorse an independent Catalonia after the controversial vote Sunday. (more...)
West Ham's Slaven Bilic disappointed with Tottenham defeat but praises fighting spirit
- September 24, 2017

West Ham United hosted Tottenham Hotspur in the lunchtime kickoff to start game week six and it turned out to be a rather frustrating afternoon for the Hammers. "We were fighting for the Premier League ". But West Ham wanted it more on that Friday night. As Bilic acknowledged, West Ham can not rely on Tottenham's problems with playing in wide-open spaces to pull off a third successive home win. (more...)
Vikings' Bradford out against Bucs; Keenum to start again Vikings' Bradford out against Bucs; Keenum to start again
- September 23, 2017

However, a non-contact injury with the history of his knees can't help but flash Vikes fans back to his disastrous 2013 injury that sidelined him for an entire season. Timmons was suspended indefinitely after he went AWOL on Saturday, the day before the Dolphins' season-opening win at the Chargers . Johnson says he will judge the fates of coach Todd Bowles and general manager Mike Maccagnan based on how the team progresses and not wins and losses. (more...)

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