Saskatchewan influenza activity on the rise with experts urging flu vaccine

12 Дек, 2017

As health officials rushed to contain the outbreak, the CDC admitted that the 2014 flu vaccine did not protect well against H3N2 - it had just seven percent chance of protection. "And if you are feeling under the weather, it's important to stay home from school or from work so you're not infecting others, and to cover your coughs and sneezes with your arms so you're not spreading germs around, " she said.


Who Is Trent Franks' Wife Josephine Franks? Congressman Resigns Amid Misconduct Rumors

09 Дек, 2017

He also said that the current political climate of many women coming forward with allegations of sexual harassment led him to want to avoid an Ethics Committee investigation. The House Ethics Committee launched an investigation into Franks earlier in the day. Franks went on to detail how he and his wife had "long struggled with infertility" and suffered three miscarriages.


We Just Discovered 2 Super-Earths

08 Дек, 2017

Scientists used to wonder how common planets were throughout the universe, and now we know. K2-18c - the newly discovered planet - has roughly the same size and mass. K2-18b, scientists say, could be in an excellent location for alien life to emerge-having ideal conditions for surface water, a fundamental ingredient for life, to exist.


More than 1,00000 crimes against children reported in 2016

03 Дек, 2017

In the crimes against children , 145 cases were of kidnapping or abduction, 46 were of compelling girls for marriage. Additionally, there were 7,956 cases of kidnapping in the state past year, behind only Delhi. In Crime against women , Delhi reported highest crime rate of 160.4 in comparison to national average rate of 55.2. The next highest incidence was recorded in Maharashtra , at nearly 10 per cent, while Puducherry witnessed 8.6 per cent of such crimes.


Missing 3-Year-Old North Carolina Girl Believed Dead; Mother's Boyfriend Arrested

03 Дек, 2017

Arrest warrants obtained by CBS North Carolina report Kimrey obstructed justice by, "removing Mariah Woods' body from the scene of her death and did hide Mariah Woods' death and body, knowing that Mariah Woods died from unnatural causes". Meador said they also sifted through roughly 95,000 pounds of trash by hand for evidence, and some "items of interest" were sent to the Marine Corps Base at Quantico for testing.


White House Does Not Expect US Government Shutdown

03 Дек, 2017

Two committee Republicans had said they were considering voting against the measure, but were reportedly persuaded after meeting Trump , who is said to want the bill on his desk before year's end. "The president's invitation to the Democrat leaders still stands and he encourages them to put aside their pettiness, stop the political grandstanding, show up and get to work", Sanders said.


Maradona confident Argentina can qualify ahead of Nigeria

02 Дек, 2017

The Super Eagles have lost all four previous World Cup meetings with La Albiceleste - in 1994, 2002, 2010, 2014 - albeit by slim scorelines. While Argentina have never met World Cup debutants Iceland on the worldwide stage, they only have to look at England's shock last-16 2-1 defeat at Euro 2016 to know that the Nordic nation will not be pushovers.


Japanese company increases vacation time for non-smokers

03 Ноя, 2017

Coupled with the time employees took to commute from the office's 29th floor to the smoking area in the building's basement, employees spend about 40 minutes each day away from their desks for smoke breaks, Piala spokesman Hirotaka Matsushima said, according to CNN .


Stanford Study: Increased Pot Smoking Linked To Sexual Desire

28 Окт, 2017

But a new study claimed that not only does the average person who smokes marijuana regularly have a healthy amount of sex, they actually may have more sex than the average person who does not. Crunching the figures, the authors found pot increased sexual activity by 20 percent. In other words, pot users are having about 20 percent more sex than pot abstainers, Eisenberg noted.


Saaho poster a rip-off?

24 Окт, 2017

Against the backdrop of skyscrapers and a crime scene like set up, Prabhas is seen leading a poised walk. On the occasion of his birthday the actor released the first teaser poster of Saaho . Along with Prabhas, the film also stars Shraddha Kapoor, Arun Vijay and Neil Nitin Mukesh in lead roles. While it has been over four years since the actor was seen in a contemporary avatar on screen, everyone was visibly chuffed.


US And Israel Pull Out Of UNESCO, Citing 'Anti-Israel Bias'

15 Окт, 2017

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel plans to follow suit . Netanyahu said Thursday that UNESCO has become a "theater of the absurd because instead of preserving history, it distorts it". "Unfortunately, its extreme politicization has become a chronic embarrassment". The Israel controversy re-ignited this summer after UNESCO named Hebron's city center a Palestinian World Heritage Site.


Entry of women in Sabarimala: I welcome SC ruling, says Kadakampally Surendran

14 Окт, 2017

The bench of Justice Dipak Misra, Justice R. Banumathi and Justice Ashok Bhushan had earlier reserved its verdict on referring the case to a constitution bench. Is restricting the entry of women on the ground of gender in accordance with constitutional rights? You can not refuse entry to a woman who comes there.


U.S. bombers, Japanese fighter jets conduct drill over Korean Peninsula

12 Окт, 2017

There are also serious concerns about North Korea's cyberwarfare capabilities, but the US has been carrying out operations of its own to counter North Korean cyber operations in Northeast Asia and elsewhere. Vice Foreign Minister Lim Sung-nam will hold strategic talks with visiting U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan on October 18 in Seoul, according to Seoul's foreign ministry.


U.S. spies in Havana hit by weird health attacks

05 Окт, 2017

The United States announced on Friday that it was sharply reducing its diplomatic presence in Cuba , as it warned US citizens not to visit the Communist-ruled island because of attacks that have caused hearing loss, dizziness and fatigue in USA embassy personnel.


BYU will now sell caffeinated beverages on campus

23 Сен, 2017

Students or visitors will no longer need to bring their own sodas onto the 33,000-student campus, Dean Wright, the school's director of dining services, said on the university's website. "I am drinking CAFFEINATED Diet Coke", one smiling student tells The Daily Universe between sips . The faith's health code, known as the Word of Wisdom, specifically forbids coffee, tea, tobacco, alcohol and "any other drinks or food containing harmful substances", according to the Church's official site , ...


Why Aguero & Jesus could become the Premier League's most deadly duo

17 Сен, 2017

Manchester City performed incredibly this week, scoring a total of 15 goals in three matches. The Citizens ran riot at Vicarage Road as Sergio Aguero netted a hat-trick, Gabriel Jesus and Nicolas Otamendi bagged a goal a piece and Raheem Sterling rounded off the rout from the penalty spot.


Kim in old interview: 'I love Taylor Swift'

01 Сен, 2017

The video opens in a graveyard, zooming in on a tombstone engraved with "Here Lies Taylor Swift's Reputation ". There's also a line where Swift sings she doesn't like an undisclosed foe's "titled stage", which some interpreted as a reference to West's floating stage on last year's "Saint Pablo" tour.


West Nile-infected mosquitoes found in Groton

31 Авг, 2017

Those with symptoms of West Nile virus , such as high fever, vomiting, appetite loss, headaches and muscle aches, for two to 15 days after a mosquito bite should seek medical attention, the board of health said. "It's important for people to be extra cautious and protect themselves against mosquito bites when outdoors this late in the season". In most cases people won't become sick.


Charlie Gard's Parents Drop Request to Let Him Die at Home

28 Июл, 2017

Lawyer Grant Armstrong, representing Charlie's parents, indicated that the couple wanted to privately fund treatment at a hospice, where the 11-month-old would stay on life support for a number of days. Francis said Charlie's mother and father now accept that the only options for their son "are the hospital or the hospice". The hospital disagrees. It says Charlie had suffered irreversible brain damage by January as a result of a series of seizures, and his responsiveness has not changed ...


Greece health officials report human West Nile virus case

22 Июл, 2017

With another positive testing for West Nile Virus in an animal, the Livingston County Health Department is reminding residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites. Public health also urges people to clean up by regularly emptying water-holding containers such as bird baths, wading pools, pet water dishes and children's toys that could be a breeding ground for mosquitoes.


Rains from storm Don beginning to spread over Windward Islands: NHC

19 Июл, 2017

Lucia and Bonaire were under a tropical storm watch as of the 5 a.m. advisory. Little change in strength was forecast before Don moves through the Windward Islands , the Miami-based weather forecaster said. In other words , Hilary might soon be opposite Tropical Storm Don. National Hurricane Center spokesman Dennis Feltgen confirmed to the Associated Press that the storm name was not a political choice.


Jagga Jasoos - A Unique Effort That Is Worthy Of All The Applause

17 Июл, 2017

So the promotion responsibility completely relies on Ranbir for Jagga Jasoos . LIke all of the best art, Jagga Jasoos is a greater experience than can be appropriately or accurately be described in words. "It's a Disney film catering to children and families", Girish said. The makers focused on key cinemas and multiplexes. Youngsters are coming out to watch this movie in very good numbers.


Jaguar E-Pace 2017: Prices, specs and release date

16 Июл, 2017

The Jaguar E-PACE will be also be manufactured at Chery Jaguar Land Rover's state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in Changshu. This is because the United Kingdom plant is running at capacity and won't be able to churn out the expected six-figure annual production run of the E-Pace.


Scientists develop first vaccine against sexually transmitted disease

12 Июл, 2017

Given the concerning situation with multi-drug resistant gonorrhea , a vaccine might play a critical role, Petousis-Harris said. 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 New Zealand government", according to Mary Anne Rhyne, director of corporate communications at GlaxoSmithKline, the ...


Meningitis Vax Works -- for Gonorrhea

12 Июл, 2017

As Petousis-Harris mentions, scientists are not entirely sure why a vaccine intended for meningitis also works against a sexually transmitted infection. It may be possible to eliminate many gonorrhoea infections using a vaccine with only moderate protection. Gonorrhea is still treatable in the U.S., said Bowen, though resistance to the current antibiotics may develop.


Illinois House Adjourns As Budget Meetings Go On

03 Июл, 2017

Durkin said he committed Republican votes on the appropriations measure as a "gesture of good faith". "Ongoing negotiations have been happening, but at this point we still have a long way to go, unfortunately". Lawmakers may, however, have a short window of leeway given that the holiday weekend. In one of the letters, sent to Standard and Poor's, Madigan asks them to "temporarily withhold judgement" to allow legislators to come up with a bipartisan, balanced budget.


Trump administration backs new Texas law against 'sanctuary cities'

27 Июн, 2017

President Donald Trump supports the law along with the Justice Department which issued a statement defending the SB4 on constitutional grounds. On Wednesday, the Houston City Council voted to join Austin , San Antonio and Dallas in the lawsuit against the State of Texas in an attempt to block SB4.


Study Links Legalized Marijuana and Car Crashes

24 Июн, 2017

The agency looked at collision claims in Washington, Oregon and Colorado before and after respective legalization took place, comparing claim frequency with five neighboring states: Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Utah and Wyoming. And there's no evidence to suggest that these states are seeing more vehicle accidents due to cannabis. However, the number of fatal auto accidents did not increase in these states, according to another study by the University of Texas in Austin.


Trump to announce curbs on business with Cuban military

16 Июн, 2017

Trump is expected to partially reverse the diplomatic thaw that President Obama started in December 2014. While the US prohibits tourism to Cuba , the US Treasury Department now allows travelers to "self-license" under 12 different categories of travel, such as educational tours and participating in sporting events.


Boris Johnson denies plot to topple UK PM Theresa May

12 Июн, 2017

Davidson, one of the few Conservatives to emerge as a victor from the election after she increased the party's presence in Scotland, said she had demanded, and received, "categoric assurance" from May that the policy would not change. "The Conservatives have not yet broken the British system of democracy, but through their hubris and incompetence they have managed to make a mockery of it", it said in an editorial.



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