• Dog Sustains Life-Threatening Burns After Owner Dyes Her Coat Purple
Dog Sustains Life-Threatening Burns After Owner Dyes Her Coat Purple

Her condition was so bad that her rescuers were amazed she even made it through the night. Pinellas County Animal Services guided Violet through her recovery, and a spokeswoman said: "Please take one thing away from Violet's journey - only use products specifically meant for pets or you could be putting your pet's life on the line".

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  • Zika Linked to a Spike in Birth Defects In the US
Zika Linked to a Spike in Birth Defects In the US

The CDC acknowledged that because numerous pregnant women who were exposed to the virus in 2016 gave birth in 2017, another increase in birth defects could be seen when those data are analyzed. Because many pregnant women exposed to Zika virus in late 2016 gave birth in 2017, CDC researchers anticipate that there could be another increase i...

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  • Dog flu on the rise among pets
Dog flu on the rise among pets

The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) begins tracking flu the first week of October each year. People who get the flu may face a six-fold higher risk of heart attack in the week following infection, said a study released on Wednesday, that bolsters the need for widespread vaccinations against the flu.

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  • Jack White Bans Phones At Gigs For
Jack White Bans Phones At Gigs For "100% Human Experience"

Not sure what sounds like a more genuinely "100% human experience" in 2018, however: People posting clips of their night to social media, or forcing them to lock up their phones in special bags that can only be opened in special " Yondr zones".

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  • Pakistan PM to attend WEF, interact with key world leaders
Pakistan PM to attend WEF, interact with key world leaders

She said that the objective of these meetings was to revitalize foreign investment in Pakistan . Minister of state for Information, Broadcating, National History and Literary Heritage Ms Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that law and order situation in Pakistan had improved considerably.

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  • Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Shares Bought by Bowling Portfolio Management LLC
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc (WBA) Shares Bought by Bowling Portfolio Management LLC

A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also bought and sold shares of the stock. The price to sale ratio was 1.81. Zions Bancorporation now owns 1,365 shares of the pharmacy operator's stock worth $105,000 after buying an additional 1,239 shares during the last quarter.

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  • Trump willing to be questioned 'under oath' in Russian Federation probe
Trump willing to be questioned 'under oath' in Russian Federation probe

A day earlier, the U.S. Justice Department had confirmed that Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned by Mr. Mueller on his investigation on potential links between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation in the presidential election.

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  • What Do Cloned Monkeys Mean for Medical Research-and Human Cloning?
What Do Cloned Monkeys Mean for Medical Research-and Human Cloning?

The same technique has been used to clone 23 different mammal species so far, including sheep, mice, cattle, pigs, cats and dogs. One of the researchers who performed the marvel, Muming Poo of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, said the accomplishment proves the cloning of humans is "theoretically possible" but not something he and his team would...

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  • Gov. Cuomo signs executive order to combat widespread flu epidemic
Gov. Cuomo signs executive order to combat widespread flu epidemic

Andrew Cuomo announced Tuesday. New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order to combat the widespread flu in the state. "With flu cases reaching epidemic proportions in NY, we must do everything in our power to fight this virus and keep New Yorkers safe", Governor Cuomo said.

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  • Damien Chazelle to Write, Direct Straight-to-Series Drama for Apple
Damien Chazelle to Write, Direct Straight-to-Series Drama for Apple

There are no actual details about what Chazelle's Apple show will be, but Apple is describing it as an "innovative drama". Per the New York Times , Apple has landed the rights to a secretive new TV project from Chazelle, for which he will write and direct every single episode.

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  • Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'
Tide Pods Maker: Don't Blame Us For Kids' 'Poor Judgment'

They say they have gotten 86 calls because of the challenge and 47 of those calls were made last week. Poison control centres handled 53 such cases for all of previous year. The pods taste "nasty", and, as the liquid travels down the esophagus, it burns. This will most likely immediately result in vomiting, but it can cause diarrhea too.

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  • Stock under Analysts Consideration: US Bancorp (USB)
Stock under Analysts Consideration: US Bancorp (USB)

Bkd Wealth Advisors Llc decreased its stake in Us Bancorp Del ( USB ) by 44.3% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The Van Hulzen Asset Management Llc holds 81,263 shares with $4.36 million value, up from 74,463 last quarter.

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  • BJP setting country on fire: Rahul on 'Padmaavat' row
BJP setting country on fire: Rahul on 'Padmaavat' row

After an incident, panic spread among the schools and parents through Delhi-NCR and numerous parents made a decision to take their child with them instead of sending them in a bus . With scores of armed policemen and private guards stationed in and around multiplexes and cinema halls in Haryana and Punjab, the screening of the Hindi film Padmaa...

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  • Aurora Cannabis' $890M CanniMed Deal Ends Takeover Fight
Aurora Cannabis' $890M CanniMed Deal Ends Takeover Fight

Aurora has made a friendly cash and stock bid for its smaller rival, valuing it at about $43 per share, after its earlier all-stock offer was rejected out of hand by CanniMed, which described it as undervaluing the company . Battley said he expects the deal will likely break the logjam in merger and acquisition activity, as established players loo...

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  • Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM), Crown Castle International Corp. (CCI)
Philip Morris International, Inc. (PM), Crown Castle International Corp. (CCI)

Bluestein R H & Company increased its stake in Live Nation Entmt Inc (LYV) by 50.9% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The institutional investor held 65,892 shares of the farming and seeds and milling company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $7.31M, up from 61,528 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Early batting disaster for Tigers
Early batting disaster for Tigers

The visiting bowlers demolished Bangladesh's batting line up with Dushmantha Chameera , Thisara Perera and Lakshan Sandakan chipping in with two wickets each. He claimed the big wicket of the in-form Tamim Iqbal (five) before he dismissed Anamul Haque (0). In between another inform batsman, Shakib Al Hasan was run out on 8, leaving Bangla...

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  • Even one cigarette a day ups heart disease, stroke risk
Even one cigarette a day ups heart disease, stroke risk

People who smoked even one cigarette a day were still about 50% more likely to develop heart disease and 30% more likely to have a stroke than people who had never smoked, researchers said. For women it was 31% of the excess risk of heart disease and 34% for stroke. There is "no safe level" of smoking and the only way to prevent heart probl...

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  • UN calls for unhindered access to Myanmar Rohingya camps
UN calls for unhindered access to Myanmar Rohingya camps

The argument continued at a dinner later that evening, the former New Mexico governor said. Mr Richardson, who has frequently negotiated for the release of Americans imprisoned in foreign countries, also said he was "very unhappy and distressed" by Ms Suu Kyi's heated reaction to his plea that two Reuters journalists detained on charges of ...

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  • Georgia loses its grip, then loses in double overtime
Georgia loses its grip, then loses in double overtime

The senior guard went 4 of 4 from 3-point range in OT with three of them coming from beyond National Basketball Association range in the final period. Now, give that trio credit, they may be the best three guards in the nation at making hard shots, but the team would be better if the entire squad executed their offense, moved the ball, and gave it ...

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  • Child kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, bus driver shot
Child kidnapped from school bus in Delhi, bus driver shot

It is shocking that at a time when the national capital has maximum security attention as the city is getting prepared for Republic Day celebration and also due to the ongoing Asean summit. The bike-borne men shot at the driver of the school van and rode away towards the Uttar Pradesh border, the daily quoted eyewitnesses as saying. An FIR has been...

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  • Sri Lanka and Singapore sign Free Trade Agreement
Sri Lanka and Singapore sign Free Trade Agreement

The much looked forward to Free Trade Agreement between Sri Lanka and Singapore was signed at the Presidential Secretariat in Colombo today (Jan. 23). At the Official Meeting on 23 January 2018, President Sirisena and Prime Minister Lee discussed strengthening bilateral relations between Sri Lanka and Singapore, and exchanged views on key regional ...

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  • USA government shutdown: Republicans reap what they sow
USA government shutdown: Republicans reap what they sow

A rare Sunday session of the Senate yielded no agreement between Democrats and Republicans , with immigration one of the main sticking points. Republicans blamed the breakdown on Schumer, the Senate minority leader. Lawmakers are at odds over a range of defense spending issues, but a legislative fix for almost 800,000 undocumented young people ...

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  • Lassa fever kills three in SE Nigeria
Lassa fever kills three in SE Nigeria

And we are concerned about the speed of spread. Meanwhile, reacting to the outbreak of Lassa fever in parts of the country, the Bayelsa State Commissioner for Health, Professor Ebitimitula Etebu, said although there was no reported case of Lassa fever in the state, he assured residents that measures have been put in place to check its spread.

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  • Lack of spoof books knocks sales at WH Smith
Lack of spoof books knocks sales at WH Smith

The company will continue to focus on profitable growth, cash generation and investing in new opportunities, he said. WH Smith said the new airport stores it opened at Gatwick and Stansted during the period are "performing well". All ten are to be open by the spring. The high street business has felt the pinch of continuous squeeze in consu...

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  • Researchers confirm link between flu and heart attack
Researchers confirm link between flu and heart attack

The findings have reinforced the need for those at high risk to be immunised. To conduct the study , researchers looked at nearly 20,000 adult cases of laboratory-confirmed influenza infections from 2009 to 2014 and identified 332 patients who were hospitalized for a heart attack within one year before and one year after their flu diagnosis...

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