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Will Sex Kill You? Scientists Probe Link Between Sexual Activity, Cardiac Arrest Will Sex Kill You? Scientists Probe Link Between Sexual Activity, Cardiac Arrest
- November 14, 2017

Scientists stated: "The majority of cases were men with a previous history of cardiovascular disease". "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", Dr. (more...)
Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease cases Disneyland shuts down 2 cooling towers after Legionnaires' disease cases
- November 13, 2017

Nine people contracted Legionnaires' disease after they visited Disneyland in Anaheim in September, officials said. Symptoms develop 2 to 10 days after exposure, the OCHCA said, and include fever, chills, cough, muscle aches, and headaches. (more...)
Pueblo officials confirm first two flu cases of the this season Pueblo officials confirm first two flu cases of the this season
- November 08, 2017

The 2016-2017 seasonal flu vaccine was updated to include the new version of this protein; however, Hensley's lab found that the egg-grown version of this protein acquired a new mutation. "We can protect ourselves and also our family, friends and the community", said family nurse practitioner Sarah Fincham, assistant clinical professor at Washington State University's college of nursing in Spokane. (more...)
London fights pollution with old diesel vehicle charge London fights pollution with old diesel vehicle charge
- October 24, 2017

The Toxicity-Charge - known as the T-Charge - is to be levied on top of the existing Congestion Charge of £11.50 for the majority of cars built before 2006. That charge is in effect in the same zones at the same time as the T Charge , though it applies to almost all vehicles and costs £11.50 pounds per day ($15). (more...)
Trump brings NBC's 'license' into question after nuclear arsenal report Trump brings NBC's 'license' into question after nuclear arsenal report
- October 12, 2017

Donald Trump said NBC should lose its broadcast license after the network's news division reported on comments he allegedly made about radically expanding the U.S.'s nuclear arsenal during a national security meeting. "If I walked down this hallway and asked, I don't think I'd find one media person who voted for Trump, and he got 45% of the national vote", Rep. Dave Brat, a conservative Virginia Republican, told TIME in the Capitol Building on Wednesday. (more...)
Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers do just enough for win Clayton Kershaw, Los Angeles Dodgers do just enough for win
- October 08, 2017

He's stayed largely healthy, delivering the second-most innings of his 13-year career and posting a 3.32 earned-run average, giving the Dodgers offense a chance in most games. Los Angeles' first five batters reached base, punctuated by Turner's shot and Puig's line-drive double that scored rookie Cody Bellinger . Roberts removed Kershaw after he allowed homers to Ketel Marte and Jeff Mathis on back-to-back pitches with one out in the seventh. (more...)
LaVar Ball says he's going to home school his son LaMelo LaVar Ball says he's going to home school his son LaMelo
- October 04, 2017

According to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN , the elder Ball said, "I'm not dealing with the coach over there [at Chino Hills]". LaVar's aim in making his son as a stud player in college and as a future National Basketball Association star had a significant influence in his decision. (more...)
LaVar Ball to home school son LaMelo for next two years LaVar Ball to home school son LaMelo for next two years
- October 04, 2017

LaVar acknowledged on ESPN's "First Take" program his awareness that LaMelo might face NCAA eligibility issues. Still, this is weird even by LaVar's standards, as the high school season has not yet begun and he is seemingly evaluating Latimore on distant information as a result. (more...)
LAR 35, DAL 30: Cowboys Fail To Close Out Rams At Home
- October 02, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas - Starting fast was a key part of the Dallas Cowboys' preparation going into Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Rams . The Cowboys , known as "America's Team", made headlines Monday night when they knelt as a team - including owner Jerry Jones - before rising for the anthem in a game against the Cardinals in Glendale, Ariz. (more...)
Zidane hints at resting Gareth Bale Zidane hints at resting Gareth Bale
- October 02, 2017

The opening exchange of Sunday's meeting at the Estadio Santiago Bernabeu was as one-sided as one is likely to see at this level. Real Madrid record their first home La Liga win of the 2017-18 campaign courtesy of a 2-0 success over Espanyol on Sunday night. (more...)
Madrid and Barcelona clash over control of the Catalonia police force Madrid and Barcelona clash over control of the Catalonia police force
- September 28, 2017

Spain's prime minister called Wednesday on Catalan separatists to stop their "escalation" as several thousand people took to the streets of Barcelona to protest at Madrid's attempts to derail a banned referendum on independence, AFP reported. (more...)
Vikings QB Sam Bradford ruled out for Week 3 vs Vikings QB Sam Bradford ruled out for Week 3 vs
- September 23, 2017

Sam Bradford will miss his second consecutive game on Sunday, Vikings Head Coach Mike Zimmer announced during his press conference following Friday's practice. Cook, the Vikes' first-round pick out of Florida State, has already rushed for 191 yards through two games, including a 127 yard outing against the Saints . (more...)
Pep Guardiola pleased with Manchester City goalfest
- September 17, 2017

And Sergio Aguero was City's goal hero - yet again. "In this situation, the teams I left at Barcelona, Bayern Munich, and the other big teams, like [Real] Madrid, and Juventus of Turin, in this kind of situation, a game every three days, they are there, they make a professional performance, score a goal in the right moment and win the game". (more...)
JJ Abrams returns to Star Wars to write and direct Episode IX JJ Abrams returns to Star Wars to write and direct Episode IX
- September 15, 2017

Star Wars and Lucasfilm announced the news that the director of 2015's " The Force Awakens " will return to the helm on Tuesday morning, September 12. Abrams will step in to finish the sequel trilogy. He is not set to write and direct Episode IX , allowing him to complete the trilogy that's suggested will bring the Skywalker saga to a close. (more...)
Trump Speech on Tax Reform in Missouri Trump Speech on Tax Reform in Missouri
- August 31, 2017

The venue has significance to Trump's pledge to American workers, the White House said. The president's two top advisers on tax reform will be with him at the speech: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Gary Cohn, who are helping to guide the tax reform debate on Capitol Hill. (more...)
Ganesh Chaturthi: This is how the Television industry celebrated the festival Ganesh Chaturthi: This is how the Television industry celebrated the festival
- August 26, 2017

Sham Sunder, a sweet shop owner said, "We are busy meeting the needs of Ladoo for the Ganesha festival as Ladoo and Modak are the two famous and favourite candies which sell during this particular festival". Its origins are related to the freedom movement. Arjun Kapoor urged his fans and followers to spend some quality time with family on Ganesh Chaturthi . (more...)
McHenry County reports first West Nile virus case of year McHenry County reports first West Nile virus case of year
- August 24, 2017

Tilley said residents can reduce the risk of contracting West Nile by using repellent containing DEET , picaridin, IR 3535, or oil of lemon eucalyptus when outdoors the rest of the summer and into fall. County officials said birds and humans both receive the virus the same way, through mosquito bites. Infected mosquitoes can then spread the virus to humans and other animals when they bite. (more...)
Far-right rally to be met with counter-protest on Boston Common Far-right rally to be met with counter-protest on Boston Common
- August 20, 2017

The rally was organized in July by a group calling itself Boston Free Speech, which says it is made up of a coalition of "libertarians, progressives, conservatives and independents". Events are planned around the country, in cities including Atlanta, Dallas and New Orleans. And hours before the rally began, thousands of counterprotesters began marching around the city. (more...)
United Nations leader urged to blacklist Saudi Arabia over child deaths in Yemen United Nations leader urged to blacklist Saudi Arabia over child deaths in Yemen
- August 19, 2017

The United Nations has worked to avert attacks on Hodeidah port, where around 80 percent of Yemen's food imports arrive. Yemen , which is on the southern edge of the Arabian Peninsula, has been engulfed in civil war since September 2014, when Houthi Shiite rebels swept into the capital Sanaa and overthrew President Abed-Rabbo Mansour Hadi's internationally recognised government. (more...)
Moon: US pres will seek consent to attack North Moon: US pres will seek consent to attack North
- August 19, 2017

Every year in August, the South Korean and U.S. forces jointly hold military exercises which include the world's largest computer-simulated war games and involve several thousand troops from both countries, reports Efe news. When asked about potential unilateral USA action, he said, "that's purely speculative and a decision to do that would be by the president". Mr Trump's recent aggressive comments about deploying possible military options underscored his resolve to counter the threat ... (more...)
UF denies National Policy Institute's event space request in wake of Charlottesville UF denies National Policy Institute's event space request in wake of Charlottesville
- August 17, 2017

He vowed to take UF to court. "My strong support for the right of students and faculty to invite speakers to campus to address whatever views they think worth discussing does not mean that I personally think that all views are worth discussing". (more...)
Cuban diplomats expelled after alleged 'acoustic attack' Cuban diplomats expelled after alleged 'acoustic attack'
- August 11, 2017

Despite ostensibly improved ties between the USA and Cuban governments , the State Department on Wednesday confirmed it had expelled two Cuban diplomats from Washington because of an "incident" in Havana that harmed US personnel there. (more...)
Solar eclipse eye safety Solar eclipse eye safety
- August 04, 2017

Boy, you are so wrong. "If somebody looks at the sun through such materials, they could incur a retinal injury and by the time they realize it the next day, it will be too late and nothing can be done", Dr. The following list are those states along its path and thus, most directly impacted: Oregon , Idaho , Wyoming , Nebraska , Kansas, Missouri , Illinois , Kentucky, Tennessee , Georgia , North Carolina, and SC. (more...)
Police Across The Country Slam Trump's Aggressive Law-And-Order Speech Police Across The Country Slam Trump's Aggressive Law-And-Order Speech
- July 31, 2017

Is it appropriate for Trump to encourage police not to be "too nice" to suspects? "When you guys put somebody in the vehicle and you're protecting their head you know, the way you put their hand over [their head]", Trump continued, mimicking the motion. (more...)
Police officer killed during anti-Maduro protests in Venezuela Police officer killed during anti-Maduro protests in Venezuela
- July 30, 2017

In his mid-20s, Simon Zerpa started working for Maduro in the Foreign Ministry in the so-called “mobile office” which accompanied the president on foreign trips, and as such, worked on all deals with foreign countries, including China. Maduro to halt his plan. Three days of protests are planned leading up to Sunday's vote, starting with the strike and culminating Friday with a demonstration billed as a "takeover of Caracas ". (more...)
Utah couple drugged their opioid-addicted baby to mask withdrawal symptoms Utah couple drugged their opioid-addicted baby to mask withdrawal symptoms
- July 26, 2017

When confronted on the scene by Walmart employees, Wilde ran, dropping the auto seat several times while trying to get away. Mr Wilde said he crushed the pills known as Suboxone and applied the powder to his daughter's gums while nurses and other hospital staff were out of the room - supposedly to hide signs of addiction in the child . (more...)
Aircraft carrier will scare enemies Aircraft carrier will scare enemies
- July 23, 2017

Gaut, McCormack's second-in-command. The U.S. Navy will commission the lead aircraft carrier of the military branch's Gerald Ford class during a ceremony that will be held Saturday at Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia. Kennedy , named after the country's 35th president, and the USS Enterprise . The USS Ford is the first member of the next generation of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers. (more...)
IIFA 2017: Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor Win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film IIFA 2017: Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor Win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film
- July 18, 2017

Actress Taapsee Pannu , who played a pivotal role in " Pink ", was named the 'Woman Of The Year , ' while music maestro A.R. Rahman was given a Special Award in recognition of his contribution to film music since 25 years at the event, which was largely attended by the NRI community here. (more...)
Parliament's Monsoon Session begins today: What to expect Parliament's Monsoon Session begins today: What to expect
- July 18, 2017

He said he hoped that spirit would also mark the monsoon session that began today and that all parliamentarians would engage in quality debate. BJP has said that it is ready to discuss on all issues in Parliament. The session will be challenging for the NDA government who will have to face the united opposition on host of issues including the Goods and Services Tax (GST), introduced recently. (more...)
Seoul Seeks New Talks With North Korea, Hoping To Tamp Down Tensions Seoul Seeks New Talks With North Korea, Hoping To Tamp Down Tensions
- July 18, 2017

Seoul wants to have the rare meeting Friday at Tongilgak, a North Korean building in the truce village of Panmunjom, according to the Ministry of National Defense. If the government meeting goes ahead, it will mark the first official inter-Korea talks since December 2015. -South Korea military drills. South Korea offered Monday to talk with North Korea to ease animos. (more...)
Donald Trump's approval hits record low Donald Trump's approval hits record low
- July 17, 2017

Trump tweeted to defend himself. Trump wrote on Twitter. The ABC News/Washington Post poll shows the president now has just a 36% approval rating, showing a drop of 6 points since a similar poll taken after his first 100 days in office. (more...)
GOP Lawmakers Offer to Introduce Legislation to Help Baby Charlie Gard GOP Lawmakers Offer to Introduce Legislation to Help Baby Charlie Gard
- July 13, 2017

Charlie's parents have already lost battles in the High Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court in London . "He literally has nothing to lose but potentially a healthier, happier life to gain", Charlie's mother, Connie Yates , wrote on a GoFundMe page that has raised more than $1.7 million. (more...)
Man proposes to girlfriend while being arrested Man proposes to girlfriend while being arrested
- July 11, 2017

Police body camera video captured the moment between the couple on the Fourth of July, a moment that caught even officers off guard. "But I knew I was gonna say yes", Keith said to News On 6 . "Will you be my wife, please?" The arresting officers moved Thompson's handcuffs from the back to the front so he could place the engagement ring on her finger, and she said yes. (more...)
UNESCO declares Hebron, West Bank, a world heritage site UNESCO declares Hebron, West Bank, a world heritage site
- July 10, 2017

No sooner did the decision emerge than Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu took to social media to condemn the move as "anti-Jewish" and reduced the United Nations membership fees contributed by his country by $1 million (Dh3.6 million). (more...)
Californians terminated lives under aid-in-dying law previous year Californians terminated lives under aid-in-dying law previous year
- July 01, 2017

Results on the 59 others who received the drugs but did not die were not reported on in the six-month time frame, the report says. The statistics, said supporters of the law, showed that the drugs were being used as a contingency plan by patients in the event their pain becomes intolerable. (more...)

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