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India's top court bars ministers, bureaucrats from BCCI

Former BCCI presidents Sharad Pawar and N Srinivasan may also have to give up on their ambitions of heading the world's richest cricket body again as both of them have surpassed the age cap of 70 years. The drafting of a CAG nominee would ensur...

Niantic Teases 'Sponsored' Pokemon Go Locations

Pokemon GO Plus is going to cost £34.99 only, and will work with all the iOS and Android phones supported by the Bluetooth device. Nonetheless "we do not have any announced plans" doesn't mean the game will not be made available at all, it could...

EU governments approve EU-U.S. data transfer pact

Government for their work to develop the Privacy Shield". Once it becomes official, the shield replaces the safe harbor agreement that a European Union court invalidated last October over concerns about the U.S. Having approved the final version of...

Paris Jackson Is Unaware Of Mother Debbie Rowe's Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Michael Jackson's ex Debbie Rowe is reportedly battling breast cancer - and her daughter Paris doesn't know. The tragic news comes after Rowe had a cancer scare two years ago, although the illness turned out to be sarcoidosis - a non life-threateni...

State Health Reports 324 Cases of Zika in NY

Lawmakers broadly support the basic parts of the GOP's bill, which would equip federal health agencies with more money to study, diagnose and amplify public outreach about the mosquito-borne disease. The other vaccine, using a strain isolated in Puer...

Know your status for free on National HIV Testing Day

A little closer to home, there are over 27,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Houston and Harris County. The three-year effort to make every local resident aware of his or her HIV status will wrap up at the end of December. Currently, the CDC recom...

Beaver Creek fire near Walden continues to grow…

He says the eastern edge of the fire has crossed over the Cedar Creek drainage, but the southern perimeter is still about 2 ½ miles north of the Cedar Creek community of about 300 residents. Crews expect the fire to remain active throughout Wednesday...

US spurns AstraZeneca's nasal spray flu vaccine as ineffective

This recommendation is based on CDC vaccine effectiveness data from 2013 through 2016 that indicated FluMist Quadrivalent didn't demonstrate statistically significant effectiveness in children 2 to 17 years old, vaccine manufacturer AstraZenec...

NIH begins large study of pregnant women in Zika-hit areas

With the case in Johnson County announced Saturday, Kansas has now counted four people who have contracted Zika, said Cassie Sparks, spokeswoman for the Kansas Department of Health and Environment. "We don't have evidence that it can pass through...

Trudeau marks Aboriginal Day in father's buckskin

It is a "foundational framework for reconciliation and for securing the rights of First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people in Canada", the Anglican Church of Canada said. "Education and awareness leads to understanding and action". The visit, Johnsto...

Raising CPP premiums 'devastating' for small business, CFIB says

Today has seen a national agreement in principle to enhance the CPP that meets our commitment to hard-working Ontarians. Quebec is the other as the country's finance ministers plan to make changes starting in 2019. For example, someone making $90,0...

U.S. Mounts Daring Rescue Mission At The South Pole

Two twin otter aircraft arrived at Rothera, a station on the Antarctic Peninsula, on Monday but extreme weather conditions stopped them from flying the 2414 kilometres to the South Pole. WASHINGTON-A daring South Pole medical rescue is under way. T...

Allina nurses strike at Minneapolis area hospitals

But as per the nurses, it means they will be subjective to higher deductibles and increased expenses. When she signed off Sunday morning, she was supposed to brief a replacement nurse - face to face - about every patient under her care. Allina estima...

Experimental Zika Vaccine To Begin Human Testing

The phase I trial will evaluate the safety and efficacy of the vaccine in 40 healthy subjects. The company is also collaborating with Inovio on DNA-based vaccines for Ebola and for MERS. The reduced dose, which would provide immunity for at least 12 ...

State Of Financial Calamity Declared By Rio's Acting Governor

Royalties from oil the state's main revenue-earner are projected to collapse from $3.5 billion in 2014 to in 2014 to just $1 billion this year. In a decree, Gov. "We knew since previous year that the financial state of Rio state was critical". Em...

Zika related birth defects in US: CDC begins reporting

Jamieson is the CDC's pregnancy and birth defects task force co-lead. "We can't provide a lot of information about where these women are in their pregnancy". The other was born in Hawaii to a woman who had lived in Brazil. The researchers don't kno...

Pittsburg County resident tests positive for West Nile virus

Wear mosquito repellent when you go outside. Health officials recommend using insect repellent to stave off mosquitoes and wearing protective clothing during dawn and dusk, when the insects are most active. West Nile virus (WNV) is a mosquito-borne...

CDC: 3 babies born in US with birth defects caused by Zika

It's possible that the babies who have been born and appear not to have any defects may still develop problems, she said. As of June 9, 234 pregnant women were reported to have lab evidence of Zika infections. Microcephaly is a severe birth defec...

FDA Approves New Weight-Loss Device

In a clinical trial, 111 patients were treated with AspireAssist and lifestyle therapy, and 60 control patients received only the lifestyle therapy. Side effects of device use include indigestion, nausea, vomiting, constipation, and diarrhea. The d...

FDA Warns Whole Foods of 'Serious Violations' After Inspections

While the company responded to the FDA's initial "inspection observations" back in March, the FDA said it deemed Whole Foods' response unacceptable. Whole Foods is most likely losing its business to stores such as Trader Joe's and even Walmart, ...

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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, ...

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...

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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...

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 ...

'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...