• Studies find new ways to use immune-boosting lung cancer drugs
Studies find new ways to use immune-boosting lung cancer drugs

Doctors have found new ways to use some immune-boosting drugs to fight lung cancer. In the study of 616 patients, pembrolizumab (Merck's Keytruda) combined with standard chemotherapy halved the risk of death or having the cancer compared to chemo alone after almost one year.

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  • Elkfork Partners LLC Invests $4.40 Million in Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Stock
Elkfork Partners LLC Invests $4.40 Million in Duke Energy (NYSE:DUK) Stock

The shares of Duke Energy Corporation (NYSE: DUK ) went up during the trading session by $0.53 on Friday, trading at $76.67. About 3.99M shares traded. Atlantic Trust Group LLC now owns 26,754 shares of the utilities provider's stock valued at $2,244,000 after acquiring an additional 9,213 shares in the last quarter.

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  • Murder trial delayed to 2019
Murder trial delayed to 2019

Judy Malinowski, 33, died in August 2017, two years after being set on fire by her boyfriend Michael Slager outside a gas station near Columbus, Ohio, in June 2015. Defense attorneys for Shawn Gant-Benalcazar restated their call for a mistrial Thursday afternoon, nearly 24 hours after the jury began deliberations.

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  • Fortis unable to engage with our offer, says IHH Healthcare of Malaysia
Fortis unable to engage with our offer, says IHH Healthcare of Malaysia

Malaysia's IHH Healthcare Bhd has made a proposed offer for Fortis worth $1.3 billion, while smaller local rival Manipal Health Enterprises Pvt Ltd, has made an offer of about $1.2 billion. "At this juncture, IHH has not entered into any discussions, negotiations or transactions, " it added. Meanwhile, IHH advised its shareholders or investors ...

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  • Pak. denies pilgrims consular access
Pak. denies pilgrims consular access

The Pakistan Government made assiduous efforts to preserve religious sites and facilitate visits of people of all faiths, he told the Tribune India daily. In Ministry of External Affairs in a statement said, "India has lodged a strong protest with Pakistan against this inexplicable diplomatic discourtesy, pointing out that these incidents constitut...

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  • Netflix Orders Vampire Drama 'V-Wars' to Series, Ian Somerhalder to Star
Netflix Orders Vampire Drama 'V-Wars' to Series, Ian Somerhalder to Star

Ian Somerhalder has locked down his next role after his hit television series The Vampire Diaries ended its run in 2017. Netflix has picked up the series for 10 episodes. "We are thrilled to partner with Netflix to bring the multifaceted world that Jonathan Maberry created to audiences worldwide", Netflix said in a press release.

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  • E Coli Outbreak Empties Romaine Lettuce off Tri-City Shelves
E Coli Outbreak Empties Romaine Lettuce off Tri-City Shelves

Three of those patients have a type of kidney failure called hemolytic uremic syndrome, which is often associated with the O157:H7 E.coli strain. The outbreak has sickened at least 35 people in 11 states, including 22 people who were hospitalized due to severe food poisoning.

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  • AIIMS bars professor from guiding PhD students for three years
AIIMS bars professor from guiding PhD students for three years

The police were surprised with his elaborate knowledge about medicine but that doesn't excuse his lack of qualification to be a doctor. With over 2,000 resident doctors in AIIMS, it is hard to know each and every person individually and Khurram used this to his advantage and avoided being caught.

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  • Fire engulfs Rohingya refugee camps, 1 injured
Fire engulfs Rohingya refugee camps, 1 injured

Clothes, documents and other belongings were all charred. "One person sustained minor injuries", he said. "Three cooking gas cylinders also exploded during the rescue operation", a police officer said. According to the police, all the homes in the camp were made of asbestos sheets; all of them were gutted. Syed Hussain, 35, said they had just enoug...

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  • PM Modi on a 5-day visit to Sweden & UK
PM Modi on a 5-day visit to Sweden & UK

They keep themselves safe in jungles and keep your children in the front, leaving them to die. The Prime Minister maintained that the issue of regional imbalance could be resolved through various types of connectivity like road, railway, air and information technology.

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  • IPL 2018: Struggling KKR Look To Get Together Against Buoyant Delhi Daredevils
IPL 2018: Struggling KKR Look To Get Together Against Buoyant Delhi Daredevils

Bhuvneshwar Kumar took three wickets - Dinesh Karthik (29 runs off 27 balls), Robin Uthappa (3 runs off 8 balls) and Shubhman Gill (3 runs off 9 balls) to restrict KKR to 138/8 in 20 overs. Lynn looked in good touch against CSK before he was undone by Jadeja, and he will have to play a key role if KKR are to win against this bowling lineup...

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  • De Bruyne lauds Man City's response to rare wobble after slaying Spurs
De Bruyne lauds Man City's response to rare wobble after slaying Spurs

Sergio Aguero was pushed through the pain barrier in midweek against Liverpool , but that was with a Champions League semi-final place on the line. Having been awarded a 25th goal of the season on appeal, Harry Kane will be looking to close on Liverpool's Mohamed Salah in the race for the Premier League Golden Boot.

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  • Schalke beats Dortmund 2-0 for 1st Ruhr derby win since 2014
Schalke beats Dortmund 2-0 for 1st Ruhr derby win since 2014

The last time these two rivals met, Dortmund, playing at the Westfalenstadion, blew a four goal lead, allowing Schalke to earn a point. "It's a privilege for me to be up there with the ultras", the 32-year-old Tedesco said. The hosts threatened again moments later as Amine Harit lined up a shot from distance that drifted wide of the right post, w...

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  • Man, woman arrested for domestic assault
Man, woman arrested for domestic assault

Lois Riess, 56, of Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, has been charged in the shooting death of Pamela Hutchinson, 59, of Bradenton, Florida. Riess is considered armed and unsafe. Upon arrival, police say the suspect, a 33-year-old Brandon man, was fleeing out of the rear door of the residence. They couldn't determine how long he had been dead, and inv...

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  • Saudi king announces $150 million for East Jerusalem
Saudi king announces $150 million for East Jerusalem

On Dec. 6, 2017, Trump announced his official recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and instructed the relocation of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the disputed holy city, which promptly triggered fury and condemnation throughout the Arab world.

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  • Inzamam's nephew gets call-up to Pakistan Test squad
Inzamam's nephew gets call-up to Pakistan Test squad

His medium pace will be a useful addition in seamer-friendly conditions. Batting trio Fakhar Zaman , Usman Salahuddin and Saad Ali could all be handed debuts on the trip, while there is also a place for left-hander Imam-ul-Haq , the nephew of former captainInzamam-ul-Haq who is now chief selector for the national team.

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  • Russian Federation 'was spying on ex-double agent for five years'
Russian Federation 'was spying on ex-double agent for five years'

The nerve agent attack on two people in England "demonstrates how reckless Russian Federation is prepared to be, how little the Kremlin cares for the global rules-based order", one of Britain's intelligence chiefs said Thursday, in an unusually public and scathing commentary on a foreign power.

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  • Two More Arrested In Connection With Fatal Watertown Stabbing
Two More Arrested In Connection With Fatal Watertown Stabbing

Prince George's Police Department have arrested Canaan Peterson, 23, of Baltimore with first degree murder and other related charges. He was taken to hospital in critical condition and has since been upgraded to stable. Ramirez is being held at the Westchester County jail without bail. Afterward, Bucks County District Attorney Matthew D. Weintrau...

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  • Virat Kohli wins toss, put Kings XI Punjab to bat first
Virat Kohli wins toss, put Kings XI Punjab to bat first

Keeping the ritual, Virat had sent flying kisses for his ladylove turned ladyluck even then. However, the recent dismissal of Virat Kohli by the ace spinner has received applause from all over. AB de Villiers (57) and Quinton de Kock (45) helped Royal Challengers Bangalore to defeat the target in 19.3 overs as Washington Sundar hit the winning...

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  • Bathroom hand dryers are blasting your hands with poo particles
Bathroom hand dryers are blasting your hands with poo particles

That's the best way to do it, you're not blowing air around the facility and it's effective. After having sucked in these microbes, the dryers reject them again - and in abundance - according to a recent study. When the hand dryers were not turned on, the researchers did not find many bacteria - an average of six colonies per plate. The researche...

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  • Northport girls lacrosse team makes statement with win
Northport girls lacrosse team makes statement with win

Adelphi halted the run there as junior Chelsea Abreu (Huntington, New York/Harborfields ) scored with 18:55 to go and the Panthers netted the final seven goals of the contest to seal the win. The Marcellus, N.Y. natives 11 points in a single game ties a program record set by Nolan earlier this season. It was now Wagner's turn to respond as the S...

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  • Vinod Khanna honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award
Vinod Khanna honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award

Bollywood icon Sridevi, who died in Dubai in February this year, won the National Film Award for Best Actress for revenge drama MOM while Vinod Khanna was honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke Award nearly a year after he passed away. The award for Best Screenplay (Original): went to the film "Dhondimuthalum Driksaakshiyum", the Best Screenplay (Ada...

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  • $1bn security fund: We still haven't heard from Buhari, say reps
$1bn security fund: We still haven't heard from Buhari, say reps

He said this is important "so that they can be free from religious manipulation", and added that no true religion advocates the hurting or killing of the innocent. He said, "We are managing the matter quietly". We are collecting as much intelligence as possible, working with the Red Cross and other global organizations.

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  • Patrik Laine plays air-violin after burying Wild in Game 2
Patrik Laine plays air-violin after burying Wild in Game 2

The Penguins expect some pushback from the Flyers in Game 2 after getting embarrassed so badly in the series opener. Paulet would give a headcount in terms of a number of officers involved, saying that some of what police are doing to keep people safe is intentionally obvious and other things are intentionally not.

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  • Syria attack: Russian Federation and Iran WILL PAY next warns former Bush counsel
Syria attack: Russian Federation and Iran WILL PAY next warns former Bush counsel

The U.K., U.S. and France launched the attacks near Damascus early Saturday. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday denounced the airstrikes on Syria launched by the U.S., Britain and France as a "crime". Officials also said the strike was larger than a similar attack on the Assad regime launched a year ago. According to...

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