Medical

Warriors lose Stephen Curry with sprained right ankle, but they'll be alright

Steph Curry said a variety of reasons are keeping him out from the Olympics, including some injuries. Klay Thompson made two free throws with 15.9 seconds lef...


Russian Federation slams ex-spy poisoning allegations as 'propaganda

Skripal, 66, a former colonel in the Russian military intelligence, and his 33-year-old daughter, Yulia , were found unconscious in Salisbury on Sunday. "But...


228 flu deaths recorded across Oklahoma with 42 fatalities in Tulsa County

Hospitalizations for flu in the eight-county metro Atlanta area dropped to 49 during the week of February 18-24, Georgia Health News reported. And the proportio...


Tata Steel bags Bhushan Steel in NCLT auction

A Tata Steel sign is seen outside the Tata steelworks near Rotherham, Britain, March 30, 2016. Business Standard reported that Larsen & Toubro has moved to ...


Court says funeral home violated federal law by firing transgender employee

The US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit [official website] on Wednesday struck down an employee termination based on the employee's transgender identi...


President Buhari receives World Cup trophy

President Buhari will have a feel of the trophy and deliver a welcome remark, and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo , Dalung and other members of the Federal Execut...


John Lewis FY profits tumble 77%

The company's John Lewis store chain recorded gross sales of GBP4.84 billion in the period, up 2.2%, and Waitrose supermarkets recorded 1.8% growth in sal...


Students planning to rally against gun violence

Cape Henlopen High School students who choose to participate in the "walkout" will permitted to exit their classrooms for a period of time that day, while stu...


Dapchi/killings: Buhari to visit affected states

A Presidency statement over the weekend said President Buhari is an adult and is free to travel anywhere he like, a statement which attracted a lot of public co...


Netanyahu: 'We Will Stop Iran'

Trump said to reporters before a meeting with Mr. Netanyahu. Trump had said during a meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu that he himsel...


Democratic turnout could signal blue wave in November - but not in Texas

Watch next week's special election in Pennsylvania's 18 Congressional District very closely. One, Texas's 23rd , is a swing district that's home to almost on...


As Aadhaar linking deadline nears, Centre's top legal officer hints at respite

A five-judge Constitution bench, headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra , accepted the Centre's contention that students may instead submit their passport, drivin...


Area teens who attended cheerleading championship exposed to mumps

In the wake of discovering that somebody with the sickness had gone to the National Cheerleaders Association All-Star National Championship , health officials ...


Less Risky stock is less profitable: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY)

The stock increased 0.44% or $0.86 during the last trading session, reaching $198.21. About 5.39M shares traded. Credit Suisse maintained it with "Outperform" r...


IPL 2018: Gautam Gambhir appointed captain of Delhi Daredevils

Commenting on his appointment, the southpaw said,"It is a huge honour to once again captain DD". To get this responsibility is a way for me to give back to the ...


CBI moves court for permission to conduct narco test on Karti

CBI counsel and additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta, had on Tuesday, told the court that Karti's interrogation has not yielded much result till now and he...


Local school districts plan for protests following Florida shooting

Although she and her middle school peers had already planned their walkout, she expressed her appreciation for The Leader's February 28 news story about the C...


European Union leaders to devote summit session to U.S. trade threat

The departure of Gary Cohn, seen as a bulwark against Trump's economic nationalism, hit shares, oil and the dollar, as investors saw an increased likelihood o...


UK Financial Firms Facing Tough Brexit Hurdles from the European Union

The EU has said Britain can not continue to have free access to the single market because it has ruled out continuing to meet its membership conditions - chief ...


Pa. sees 81 percent rise in ER visits for opioid overdoses

The report found that from July 2016 to September 2017, a total of 142,557 emergency room visits were due to suspected opioid overdoses. The data show that op...