Medical

Lindsey Vonn and Mikaela Shiffrin Go for Gold in Women's Alpine Combined

The U.S. won the first women's hockey gold medal in 1998, but Canada has won the past four, including a 3-2 overtime win over the U.S.in Sochi. "I wouldn't sa...


You could snort your next flu vaccine (again)

The study included 200 children between the ages of 2 to 4 years; after the first dose, 23% of children vaccinated with the 2017-2018 LAIV strain developed a 4-...


'Distortion of facts': Maldives criticises India for calling extension of emergency unconstitutional

It also said the delay in the resumption of the political process would impact the restoration of normalcy in the Maldives. While still officially unconfirmed...


Counting calories is not the key to weight loss, new study finds

The results showed that individuals in the two groups had lost, on an average, 13 pounds. Oh - people have to stick with the diet, too. "We've all heard sto...


23 more flu deaths reported in South Carolina

DHEC said more than 17,000 people were hospitalized with flu last week. Tulsa County has had the largest number of hospitalizations for the flu season with a ...


Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ:GILD) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr

American Assets Investment Management Llc who had been investing in Gilead Sciences Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $104.55 billi...


Villarreal player Ruben Semedo arrested after 'violent incident'

If found guilty of that charge, the player could face a jail sentence of two years. The latest allegation is even more serious, though, with Marca citing a ...


Cantor Fitzgerald Analysts Give Celgene (CELG) a $112.00 Price Target

Atika Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Heron Therapeutics Inc for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $1.54B market cap company. Banq...


Bobsled Team Makes First Olympic Appearance

Athletes from Ghana and Nigeria competed in skeleton, luge's face-first cousin, and Mialitiana Clerc, a 16-year-old Alpine skier, was the first woman to compete...


Lewis Hamilton/Mercedes expect new F1 deal to be a formality

The minute you put the date out, you are going to be remembered about the date and it doesn't make any sense to put ourselves under pressure. "The conditions ...


Ex-judge Boeckmann gets five years in prison

Authorities said the FBI investigated Boeckmann for similar crimes twice in the 1990s when he was a deputy prosecutor. Judge Baker said she was inclined to in...


Ariana Grande pulls out of Manchester Arena memorial at BRITs

Despite that, she was planning to attend the ceremony anyway, but according to the source, her doctor has told her not to fly overseas. In Grande's absence, G...


Red Cross facing blood shortage, seeking donors at nine area blood drives

For more than 70 years, Red Cross Month has been celebrated in March. So far in 2018, severe winter weather has forced about 600 blood drives to cancel, resul...


Low fat diet as effective as low carb for losing weight

Diet changes have been advocated for weight loss and reduction of diabetes risk but the exact extent of benefits from low fat or low carbohydrate diets have not...


Japan sees transfer at sea that may violate N. Korea sanctions

Geng said China would "seriously deal" with any Chinese individuals or enterprises found to be involved. "Following a comprehensive assessment, the government...


Set up Constitution Bench to resolve conflict in land acquisition verdicts,…

The Supreme Court on Wednesday deplored the lack of "judicial discipline" among its own judges after its attention was drawn to a recent judgment by a three-j...


Was Kerala HC justified in annulling Hadiya's marriage, SC asks

File image of Hadiya . "What troubles us is that whether there can be a roving inquiry into the issue of consent between two adults who have agreed to marry"...


Mumbai's Nair hospital doctors surgically remove largest brain tumour

Nadkarni said there is a 50 per cent chance of Pal regaining his vision, and after further tests to be performed six weeks later, it will also become clear if t...


Myanmar bank blast causes two deaths, 11 injuries

According to a Facebook post, the military helped coordinate medical treatment for people injured in yesterday's bombing. Another police spokesman, Colonel My...


Oops! Las Vegas Sands rejected for another Pennsylvania casino

But it turns out that the proposed location in the bid submitted by Sands Bethworks Gaming, LLC, intrudes upon area that Mount Airy #1 LLC locked down in an ear...


Westpac Banking Corp Decreases Stake in Philip Morris International Inc. (PM)

Philip Morris International Inc. has a 12 month low of $96.66 and a 12 month high of $123.55. Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) last released its earnings...


Could red wine help fight tooth decay?

The study measured the effects of polyphenols from red wine against the same chemicals from grape seed and red wine extract supplements, each pitted against "...


These Antidepressants Are Most Effective, Study Says

Some had small impacts, while others were moderate, depending on the drug. The study authors also reached out to pharmaceutical companies and study authors for ...


Indian Banks Lose $3 Billion in Huge Fraud

The undertakings, which PNB says were issued between 2011 and 2017 with incomplete ledger entries by the two officials, were used by Modi and Choksi's firms t...


Sterling Bancorp (STL) Given Daily News Impact Score of 0.23

Analysts believe that the company has the potential to earn average revenue of $5.53 Billion for the current quarter. The stock increased 0.31% or $0.11 during ...


Calgon Carbon Corporation (CCC) Holdings Reduced by ARP Americas LP

About 26,064 shares traded. Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) has risen 17.00% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 5.34% the S&P50...


Home Depot (HD) Stock Rating Reaffirmed by Citigroup

It has underperformed by 12.01% the S&P500. The firm had revenue of $23.88 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $23.65 billion. The stock d...


Dollar higher, stocks flat after Fed confidence in rate course

The minutes, released Wednesday afternoon, show that a majority of Fed officials at the meeting believed that improving global economic prospects and the effect...


Man who jumped into lion's cage rescued

Other zoo visitors who are shooting the weird incident on their mobile phones can be hears speaking to each other in disbelief. A cell phone video shot by one o...


Students calling out Trump, Congress on gun violence

I have been saying this for years. "The ban on using Department of Health and Human Services funding "to advocate or promote gun control" and Congress' fa...


Lvw Advisors LLC Increases Position in Altria Group INC (MO)

Celestica Inc. (NYSE:CLS) has risen 35.94% since February 20, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 1.76% the S&P500. Narwhal Capital Management incr...


Florida Lawmakers' Decisions on Guns, Porn Draw Outrage

Kionne McGhee, D, asking for a procedural change to allow the House to consider the bill banning assault weapons, which was assigned to three committees but had...


Broncos reportedly expected to make Trevor Siemian available via trade

Siemian started 24 games for the Broncos over the last two seasons, amassing a 13-11 record. He threw more interceptions than touchdowns and was benched in the ...


South PDP leaders bow to vote out APC in 2019

The governor said there was need for free and fair elections for Nigerians to determine the future of the country. Chairman of the party in the state, Tanko B...


Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, and an unforgettable hug

It has already been a pretty interesting beginning for Indian Cricket Team Captain, Virat Kohli . "There's a lot of areas the South African team need to ...