Medical

Nose of plane carrying Oklahoma City Thunder dented on flight to Chicago

The Oklahoma City Thunder were en route to Chicago on Friday evening after losing to the Timberwolves when their plane was struck by what is believed to be ...


2017-2018 flu season begins

While the flu season doesn't typically peak until January, individual cases began surfacing as early as September. After the worst flu season in recent years,...


National Prescription Drug Take Back Day happening this Saturday

The event is meant to encourage the safe and proper disposal of unwanted or expired medications. There will also be a collection site in the parking lot next ...


Supreme Court refers ban on women's entry at Sabarimala to constitution bench

Banumathi and Ashok Bhushan stated, basically, the Constitution Bench will choose whether the act of restriction on ladies is sexual orientation biased, violate...


U.S. bombers conduct drills off both coasts of Korean Peninsula

There is no evidence that the hacking attempts were successful, but FireEye assessed that the targeting of electric utilities could be related to increasing ten...


Study shows North Atlantic wind farms could power the whole world

Land-based turbines themselves slow the air reducing the amount of energy subsequent rows of turbines can generate. Still, there's an overarching message in t...


Gareth Southgate leads England through to 2018 World Cup

Prior to the Tottenham Hotspur striker's intervention, England had laboured to little avail against Srecko Katanec 's charges, who had conceded just four g...


Ex-'Glee' star Mark Salling gets prison in child porn case

He also won't be able to live "within direct view of school yards, parks, public swimming pools, playgrounds, youth centers, video arcade facilities or other pl...


Renewables now provide a quarter of the world's power

The United States is the second-largest growth market for renewables. "What we are witnessing is the birth of a new era in solar PV", said IEA Executive Directo...


United States expels 15 Cuban embassy staff amid escalating tensions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the U.S.is working to "ensure equity" between the United States and Cuba by kicking out 15 of its diplomats. The gover...


Palace confirms Trump's visit to PH for Asean summit in November

Joined by his wife Melania, Trump will travel November 3-14. "I hope that you will give me the opportunity to welcome you and host you in India", Modi told Trum...


'We Cannot Be Distracted' From 'Saving Lives,' San Juan Mayor Says

Irizarry said she's being told there's supplies also sitting at the airport in San Juan. Tesla, Inc., is sending Puerto Rico hundreds of its Powerwall bat...


What the Big Jolt to Germany's Merkel Means to US, Russia, Greece

Many Germans see the rise of the AfD as a similar rejection of the status quo as votes for Brexit and Donald Trump a year ago. One of the most prominent figur...


Apple backs Bain Capital in Toshiba chip unit acquisition

Toshiba memory by the Korea-US-Japan Consortium which includes SK Hynix will pay 2 trillion yen (US$17.7 billion) for the acquisition of the Toshiba Memory an...


Sessions Says Boise State Policy Limits Free Speech

The university is about the search for truth, not the imposition of truth by a government censor. Sessions comments come just a day after he accused Nationa...


'Stop lying', Spanish minister tells Catalan separatists

The ministry had announced earlier in the day it would begin co-ordinating all police efforts in Catalonia to crack down on preparations for the vote, inclu...


McDonnell's credit card rule would hurt borrowers

We will create a Strategic Investment Board to drive funding into the technologies of the 4th industrial revolution. 'The government could intervene immediate...


Myanmar police: Insurgents killed 28 Hindu women and boys

While looking at the history, one finds that Rohingyas are the world's most oppressed and persecuted minority. While Malaysia condemns the attacks against M...


United Nations seeks rapid increase in Rohingya aid; Myanmar finds more bodies

India plans to send a total of 62, ooo units weighing 900 tons. ICBL said eyewitness accounts, photographic evidence and multiple reports showed antipersonn...


Who was Eman Ahmed?

Eman, who weighed almost 500 kg at the beginning of this year had been airlifted to Mumbai's Saifee Hospital in February and underwent a weight loss procedur...