Medical

Big Tobacco's Anti-Smoking Ads Begin After Decade Of Delay

Reynolds Tobacco to place advertisements in the US media to "correct" the misperception the public had for years about tobacco. "More people die every year from...


IU Health Investigating Nurses Controversial Tweet

An Indiana nurse sparked outrage after she tweeted that white women raise sons who tend to turn into "killers", "rapists" and "terrorists" when they grow up. Nu...


Military Repels Boko Haram From Magumeri, Loses 3 Soldiers

Their plan was to overrun the army base and capture our town. "The troops engaged the insurgents and successfully repelled the attack". "Few minutes later, ...


Homrich & Berg Trims Holdings in Amazon.com, Inc

It has outperformed by 4.02% the S&P500. Johnson Financial Group Inc increased its stake in Amazon.Com Inc ( AMZN ) by 155.88% based on its latest 2017Q2 regu...


Woman says she is Jayalalithaa's daughter, wants DNA test

The 37-year-old woman, who has been identified as Amrutha , has filed a petition in the Supreme Court and also demanded a DNA test to prove that Jayalalithaa i...


Tharoor bats for resuming India-Pakistan cricketing ties

From last few years, the Indian team had not played a single bilateral series match with Pakistan and Pakistan Cricket Board is trying their best to force the B...


AAP should observe 'Chhalawa Diwas', Maken taunts Kejriwal

Kumar Vishwas, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) associate on Sunday stated the party had stirred and missing from the path it has to set the right path. Vishwas said man...


Coins, needles removed from youth's body in Madhya Pradesh

Doctors performing surgery on a man believing it to be a case of severe food poisoning were in for a shock when the reason for the patient's abdominal pains tur...


Almost half of United States cancer deaths blamed on unhealthy behavior

A whopping 42% of all cancer cases and 50% of all cancer deaths in the U.S. in 2014 were linked to elevated risk factors that could have been "mitigated by effe...


Has $96.33 Million Holdings in Occidental Petroleum Corporation (OXY)

Macquarie Group Ltd. lowered its stake in shares of Occidental Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: OXY ) by 5.2% during the third quarter, according to the company in ...


Flies may be far more risky than we first thought

According to them, flies are often touching garbage, feces, and other million of sources of bacteria. For the study, the researchers investigated the microbia...


'Anti-Terrorism' Muslim Alliance Meets in Saudi, Qatar Excluded

The Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition ( IMCTC ) will discuss in its meeting to be held on Sunday in the Saudi capital, Riyadh , the coalition's gene...


30 dead in Libya boat capsize

Another 140 people were rescued from the second vessel. Most migrants are picked up by global vessels and taken to Italy, where more than 115,000 have landed ...


Connecticut Christmas tree growers opening for season

Many of Connecticut's 500 Christmas tree growers are opening for the holiday season. "I started coming here when I was a kid, I was 3, 4-years-old", Brown say...


Avatar therapy helps to quell schizophrenic voices

In this study, run by King's College London and University College London, 75 patients who had continued to hear voices for more than a year, were given six ses...


How to Watch Georgia vs. Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia took care of its state bragging rights so it could shift its focus to bigger championships. Following a 38-7 loss on Saturday to No. Geo...


How Does the Fundamental Picture Look for Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY)?

Wright Investors Service Inc increased Apple Inc (AAPL) stake by 5.18% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. Institutional investors own 50.97% of the company's stock....


Sri Lanka Prime Minister calls on President Ram Nath Kovind

The President said that relations between India and Sri Lanka are unique, warm and friendly. Prior to that, Deputy Commissioner Priyanka Mary Francis and SP S...


Woman Pilot Ejects Minutes Before IAF's Kiran Trainer Aircraft Crashes in Telangana

A similar aircraft was involved in an accident in September and the pilot ejected safely using a parachute in state's Medchal district. According to experts, ...


FCT High Court remands Husband murderer Maryam Sanda in Prison

Bilyaminu was stabbed multiple times on his chest, shoulder, and inner thigh at his Maitama residence. The defendant, through her lawyer Mr. Useni Musa, pra...