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Wells Fargo Claws Back $41 Million in Stock From CEO

Based on a review of the bank's regulatory filings, The Times has estimated Stumpf's unvested shares could ultimately have been worth as much as $52 million, though that figure includes the maximum potential value of some awards that are based on the...

Florida Health Officials Report on Response to Zika in Wynwood

Croix has had 60 confirmed cases, up eight from last week, and St. John has seen 20 confirmed cases, up seven. As with the first case reported last month, the Mississippi Department of Health has said the two new cases involve residents who had t...

First suspected cases of Zika virus microcephaly in Thailand, officials investigate

The Zika virus is primarily spread by infected mosquitoes, specifically the yellow fever mosquito and the Asian tiger mosquito. All confirmed Zika cases in California have involved people who contracted the virus while traveling outside the United St...

Shimon Peres 'fighting for his life' as condition worsens

Peres, 93, suffered a stroke on September 14, after which he was immediately hospitalized and taken to the Tel HaShomer Medical Center under the supervision of his son-in-law, Dr. On Tuesday, Walden declined to comment in detail, saying only that his...

'Fault in Our Stars' wife, Katie Prager, dies

Her husband, Dalton Prager, 25, passed on Sunday in Missouri. Katie Prager died after developing complications related to the disease and after she received a lung transplant. The couple had been forced to live in separate states in recent years an...

Tweet more with Twitter's new 140 character rule

The site has also been plagued by mixed financial results and dramatic dips in its share price over the past year as user numbers have failed to rise. The limit to 140 characters has been a staple of Twitter since the social network was launched in...

Lions, Titans start games - even before kickoff

It all starts up front, where a plethora of talented defensive linemen must learn to work together to pressure opposing quarterbacks. The Lions built off a 6-2 finish to last season by picking up a 39-35 win at Indianapolis last week. Matthew Sta...

Woman who received world's first face transplant dies aged 49

The woman underwent surgery on November 27, 2005, after her pet dog, a Labrador cross breed, attacked her and ripped off much of her face. In 2005, Dinoire received a new chin, nose and lips, from a brain-dead woman. Her doctors noticed swelling an...

NFL Week 2: Keys to Steelers defense vs. Bengals

To say that these two teams do NOT like each other is a huge understatement, as witnessed in last year's 18-16 Steelers win in the AFC Wild Card game in a driving rain storm in the Queen City, in which star linebacker Vontaze Burfict would be ejec...

Could Medical Marijuana Help Reduce Opioid Abuse?

A Massachusetts Department of Public Health study released Thursday found that 85 percent of the 2,212 people who died from overdoses during the two-year period had used either heroin or fentanyl. The study also states that researchers have chose to ...

Prince William Rushes to the Aid of a Royal Rep

Kate and William will be visiting the school to promote their Heads Together campaign, which they launched in May alongside Prince Harry , in the hopes that it will encourage a healthy discussion surrounding mental health issues in the UK.

2 earthquakes hit South Korea; no reports of serious damage

The 5.8 magnitude quake was the strongest recorded in South Korea , an official at the meteorological agency said. Fourteen people were injured but there were no reports of serious damage, a Ministry of Public Safety and Security official said.

Teen dies from brain-eating amoeba contracted in Md. creek

On August 27, Kerry Stoutenburgh was rushed to hospital due to vomiting and continuous headaches. You've probably heard of the parasite that killed her: Naegleria fowleri . Once in the nose, the amoeba can travel upwards to the brain, which is u...

Bills prepare for Ravens and another suspension

And after serving his apprenticeship, he heads to Baltimore to show the Ravens what they missed out on. His presence in the Ravens secondary was so influential that it even coaxed this out of New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick, per Mon...

WHO declares Sri Lanka malaria-free in "truly remarkable" achievement

Ministers of Health from the member countries region, including the Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne as well as WHO Regional Director of WHO Dr. Poonam Khetrapal Singh were present at the function. Malaria is a public health problem in India . ...

Clinton says controversies behind her; Trump begs to differ

On TV bashing Trump. While he wrote a year ago that Trump's physical strength and stamina are extraordinary, Bornstein tells NBC that he doesn't think Trump is in any better or worse shape than the average person who exercises daily. "Every time an...

Roche's Zika test gets FDA Emergency Use Authorization

The tropical mosquito that spreads Zika and other viruses is found along the southern U.S. Friday's directive lists 11 states that will need to begin screening blood in the next month due to their location or because of the influx of travelers from Z...

Tropical Smoothie Cafe Sued: Hepatitis A in Egyptian Berries

Some law firms are in the process of filing multiple suits against Tropical Smoothie Cafe on behalf of the clients inflicted with hepatitis A , in addition to a class action on behalf of those who were vaccinated after having frozen strawberries f...

Medic to test donated blood for Zika virus

Peter Marks, director of the FDA's Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research in a statement about the announcement . The U.S. blood donation system is massive with about one million units of blood collected from each month. According to FDA chi...

Mosquitoes capable of transmitting Zika found in 7th county

After all, there is presently no vaccine available, so the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) recommends avoiding mosquito bites. Much of the concern in the media regarding the teratogenicity of Zika virus infection has focused on bra...

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Bay Area in Top 10 for Worst Air Pollution Nationwide

California's soaring population, weather and topography are all factors that contribute to its air pollution, in a state where many people commute and live in valleys and basins wh...

What to know about new advice on prostate cancer test

A health panel with the U.S. government has decided that routine prostate cancer screenings can be done as long as the patient decides whether they want to or not after discussi...

Polls show even higher support for Obamacare after GOP whiffs on reform

If congressional representatives and their families had to go onto the very same health plan they are proposing to force all Americans to accept, maybe they would produce a plan th...

ADB forecasts fiscal deficit at 3.8 percent in FY17

The ADB's latest forecast is, however, slightly lower than its estimate in the supplement to its Asian Development Outlook 2016 Update report in December previous year , where it...

'Christianity is Literally Dying'; Islam to Become Biggest Faith

Followers of Muslim community may also be the fastest growing religious groups in decades to come, The Telegraph has said quoting the report. The study projects that between 2030...

Giraffe Watch: Doctors onsite, April expected to give birth very soon

For those who are anxious about missing their chance to witness the miracle of giraffe birth, the upstate NY zoo where April lives created a text alert system to notify fan...

Efforts To Revive GOP Healthcare Bill Underway

Lawmakers said they plan to meet again on Wednesday to continue the search for an agreement, but there are doubts from many corners about whether a deal is possible anytime soon. W...

Rice says unmasking of names wasn't for political purposes

Senior US officials later said that Rice's comments were based on an intelligence assessment that was eventually updated to reflect a preliminary view that demonstrators were n...

Iwobi: Why Wenger must stay at Arsenal

Arsenal will be particularly keen to secure all three points, as they are now sixth in the Premier League standings and in real danger of missing out on a top four finish for the...

New Sesame Street character helps families understand autism

Children with autism will also now have a Muppet that they can better identify with. Although Julia has already been added in digital and printed storybooks, the show's creator...

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GIRAFFE WATCH: 'All observations, behavior, and predictions suggest a calf today, tonight'

April's udder changes have been significant in recent days, and keepers say udder development "occurs, generally, just prior to birthing". We have watched April pace around. Giraff...

'World's strongest' coffee makers boast 'dangerously high' caffeine levels

'World's strongest' coffee makers boast 'dangerously high' caffeine levels

Black Insomnia Coffee, first available in South Africa a year ago , announced a deal with Amazon to bring its ultra-caffeinated beans to the USA market. Death Wish said they ...

Ted Cruz could have a fight on his hands in 2018

The El Paso native went on a cross-country, bi-partisan 1,600-mile road trip with fellow Texas Congressman, Republican Rep. Will Hurd (R-Texas). Cruz's campaign has yet to co...

Childhood lead exposure linked to lower IQ in adults across socioeconomic status

Childhood lead exposure linked to lower IQ in adults across socioeconomic status

When the kids were 11 years old, researchers tested their blood for lead . The mean blood-lead level of the children at age 11 was 10.99mcg per decilitre. The study also compare...

Health care bill diagnosis: No input from those who care for sick

The room was somber, according to members. The disintegration of the Republican healthcare plan also undermines Mr Trump's deal-making reputation and emboldens factions in Congre...