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Seven dead, over 20 missing in Himachal landslide

It swept away the road and the buses for nearly 800 metres down into a gorge leaving no trace of one of the buses. Around 250 meters of the stretch of the road has been entirely washed away by the landslide. Rescue work, which is being carried out ...

First US Human Embryo Gene Editing Experiment Successfully "Corrects" a Heart Condition

For the first time, researchers in the US have safely repaired a disease-causing gene in human embryos , targeting a heart defect best known for killing young athletes - a big step toward one day preventing a list of inherited diseases.

Judge rules Charlie Gard can't die at home

The judge also warned that leaking the date, time or place of Charlie's death would be breaking the law. Her father said they have done extensive research about her condition, and they want a second opinion before they let go of their little girl.

Local Mosquitoes Test Positive For West Nile Virus

Last year, IDPH reported 155 human cases of West Nile virus, including six deaths, although human cases are underreported. WNV is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. An east Pierce County man has recovered after...

Humans Have Produced Whopping 9 Billion Tons of Plastic

The scientists compiled production statistics for resins, fibres and additives from a range of industry sources, drawing a distinction between plastics and materials used extensively in construction, such as steel and cement. Plastics will likely be ...

Tropical Storm Don becomes fourth named storm of Atlantic hurricane season

Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center say the storm will dissipate by the end of the week and now poses no threat to the US mainland. "While some strengthening can still occur with Don in the short term, the system is not expected t...

Jagga Jasoos 2nd / 3rd Day Box Office Collection Total Worldwide Earning Report

Box Office Collection Day 4: Updated Soon... The film has collected Rs 33.17 crore over the first weekend. The Bollywood movie's total production cost is estimated to be around Rs 110 crores and being shelved for 8 long months for getting released...

Jaguar E-Pace unveiled in the UK

The overall size of the newly launched Jaguar E-Pace is 4.4 meters long bringing it on par with the Audi Q3 model. The E-Pace is expected to reach showrooms "in late 2017", with deliveries "around the end of the year", says Autocar .

The First Gonorrhoea Vaccine May Be On The Horizon

A vaccine targeting the specific strain of bacteria causing meningococcal disease in the New Zealand outbreak was eventually "developed in a collaboration between Chiron Vaccines, the National Institute of Public Health of Norway (NIPH) and the N...

For the first time, a vaccine for gonorrhea proves effective

Gonorrhea is becoming harder and in some cases impossible to treat with antibiotics, the World Health Organization said . For now, the most effective way to prevent gonorrhoea is to always use a condom during sex, including oral and anal se...

No Budget Before Deadline

Saturday marks the first day of a new fiscal year - meaning the state will enter its third straight year without a budget. It's the longest of any state since the Great Depression and comes with a $6.2 billion deficit and $14.7 billion in past-due bi...

CDPH Releases Annual End of Life Option Act Report

The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) released the 2016 End of Life Option Act (Act) first Annual Report. During that period, 191 people who had six months or fewer to live received life-ending prescriptions. "Any unused drug that is ...

Tour de France 2017

Froome will use the stage he won in 2012 to try to seize the lead. But when he rolls down the start ramp at the race's opening time trial on Saturday in Düsseldorf , three-times Tour victor Chris Froome knows he will be facing the hardest challe...

Two immigration bills clear House, polarize San Diego's delegation

The bill was named after 32-year old Kathryn Steinle , who was gunned down while she strolled along San Francisco's Pier 14 with her father. "Just eleven weeks before the shooting, San Francisco had released Sanchez from its custody, even though ICE...

Study links auto crashes to marijuana in states where pot is legal

Mason Tvert, a marijuana legalization advocate and communications director with Marijuana Policy Project, challenged the study's comparison of claims in rural states like Idaho, Wyoming, and Montana with Colorado, Oregon and Washington that have so...

Trump Expected to Tighten US Cuba Policy

A study shows it could cost us $6.6 billion and affect 12,295 American jobs. President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a revised U.S. Cuba policy that eliminates travel for single individuals and bans future U.S. He referred to a survey pu...

UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Former Chancellor George Osborne, who previously served in May's cabinet, said her position in the party was heavily weakened, telling the BBC she was a "dead woman walking". The DUP, whose 10 seats would allow the government to get measures thr...

Lawmakers approve 3rd casino, MGM to fight in court

There are now two operational casinos in CT, with both of them being located on reservation land . The two Indian tribes would run the East Windsor casino. Democratic Rep. Joe Verrengia , of West Hartford, predicted the facility could be bogged...

Adults Invited to Join Summer Reading Program at Curwensville Public Library

Throughout the program there will be crafts, various activities and games. The Flagg-Rochelle Public Library started their summer reading programming this week with some exciting events planned for readers of all ages. The library will be closed th...

India Slams Trump's Charges it Signed Paris Climate Deal for Money

Recalling PM Narendra Modi's statement during his recent Paris visit, Swaraj reiterated: "It is a 5,000-year-old tradition for us to protect and worship nature". Kashmir issue can only be resolved bilaterally", she said. "There are amendments tha...

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Trump Expected to Tighten US Cuba Policy

A study shows it could cost us $6.6 billion and affect 12,295 American jobs. President Donald Trump on Friday will announce a revised U.S. Cuba policy that eliminates travel ...

UK leader May strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

Former Chancellor George Osborne, who previously served in May's cabinet, said her position in the party was heavily weakened, telling the BBC she was a "dead woman walking". ...

Lawmakers approve 3rd casino, MGM to fight in court

There are now two operational casinos in CT , with both of them being located on reservation land . The two Indian tribes would run the East Windsor casino. Democratic Rep. ...

Adults Invited to Join Summer Reading Program at Curwensville Public Library

Throughout the program there will be crafts, various activities and games. The Flagg-Rochelle Public Library started their summer reading programming this week with some exciting ...

India Slams Trump's Charges it Signed Paris Climate Deal for Money

Recalling PM Narendra Modi's statement during his recent Paris visit, Swaraj reiterated: "It is a 5,000-year-old tradition for us to protect and worship nature". Kashmir issue ca...

Gov. Scott, legislative leaders to make announcement

The call, issued by Scott on Friday morning, calls on lawmakers to tackle issues relating to funding for public education, Visit Florida and Enterprise Florida. The downside for ...

Class 10: wide gap in performance of English and Guj-medium

A total of 8374 students have scored above 99 percent in the Gujarat Board GSEB SSC Class 10 examination this year and in totality 84,608 students have scored above 90 percent. You...

The police officer shot dead Queensland road

Now the man, who allegedly shot dead Senior Constable Forte on Monday afternoon, is dead after taking several shots to the chest. Maddison was killed by authorities after fleeing...

Last 3 years have transformed people's lives: PM Modi

Guwahati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday vowed to continue with the tirade against "benami" property under any circumstances and at any cost so that the resources reco...

Supreme Court rules NC congressional districts gerrymandered

North Carolina Lawmakers defended the revision of these two districts at least in part by reasoning that they aimed to comply with the Voting Rights Act, a piece of legislation tha...

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AAP's former Punjab chief Gurpreet Ghuggi quits party

AAP's former Punjab chief Gurpreet Ghuggi quits party

Comedian-turned-politician Waraich told the media here that he has resigned from the primary membership of the AAP . The former State convener said he resigned in protest agains...

Dunne Speaks - Mental Health

A City and Hackney assessment from last April estimated that 53,000 Hackney residents aged 19-64 have at least one common mental health disorder, of whom around half have depr...

Scientists create artificial womb that could help save premature babies

Scientists create artificial womb that could help save premature babies

YOUTUBE, CHILDREN'S HOSPITAL OF PHILADELPHIAFetal lambs that are developmentally similar to human infants born extremely prematurely (as early as at 23 weeks of gestation) can ...

Iowa Supreme Court blocks new abortion restriction

Iowa Supreme Court blocks new abortion restriction

Iowa lawmakers approved a measure April 18 banning abortions at 20 weeks with no exceptions for rape, incest or fatal fetal conditions April 18. The injunction enabled 44 women w...

'Going out of business sale' underway at Gander Mountain Niles

'Going out of business sale' underway at Gander Mountain Niles

Camping World, which is headquartered in the Chicago area, has 120 RV centers across the U.S. Camping World officials didn't reply Thursday afternoon to several requests for commen...