• New Ebola Case In Congo Sparks Fears In Nigeria
New Ebola Case In Congo Sparks Fears In Nigeria

On Tuesday, Democratic Republic of Congo confirmed two cases of the viral disease. However, a recent research suggests prophylactic mass vaccination programmes are not a realistic option in the battle to prevent the disease. Certain northeastern and southern regions of the country have not seen campaigns so far, as there have been no outbreaks of y...

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  • Gulf braces for fallout after United States exit from Iran deal
Gulf braces for fallout after United States exit from Iran deal

Trump announced his decision to cease the United States' participation in the JCPOA and begin reimposing US nuclear-related sanctions on the Iranian regime. The biggest single buyer of Iran's crude is China, which imported about 900,000 bpd in mid-2016 but has scaled back shipments to around 600,000 bpd in 2018.

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  • Bioluminescene lights up ocean in San Diego
Bioluminescene lights up ocean in San Diego

Daniel Humphrey stayed out late on Monday night to take these photos of the bioluminescent waves at Torrey Pines State Beach near San Diego. "I'm paying for it today, but it was so worth it", Humphrey wrote on Instagram. Photographer Stephen Bay, who captured images of the waves earlier this week and said the color reminded him of a Star Wars lig...

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  • The CDC May Have Ruined Poppyseed Muffins Forever With Gross Tick Photo
The CDC May Have Ruined Poppyseed Muffins Forever With Gross Tick Photo

It's part of a CDC effort to warn Americans of tick-borne infections such as Lyme disease that the agency said are on the rise . One the Center for Disease Control is concerned about are ticks . The CDC replied with a tongue-in-cheek apology a few days later, saying "Sorry we ticked some of you off". The tweet also included a link to the...

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  • Mark Wahlberg spotted in Atlantic City before opening of Ocean Resort Casino
Mark Wahlberg spotted in Atlantic City before opening of Ocean Resort Casino

He eventually flipped the property (after threatening to leave it vacant for years), selling it to Denver-based Integrated Properties for $200 million last year. In addition to its expansive hotel, casino and meeting space, Ocean Resort Casino will feature five swimming pools, including a saltwater pool, a cabana filled sun-deck and distinctive d...

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  • EPS for Mylan NV (MYL) Expected At $1.00 on May, 9
EPS for Mylan NV (MYL) Expected At $1.00 on May, 9

It has outperformed by 21.23% the S&P500. 275,263 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 5,014,978. The institutional investor held 42.34 million shares of the integrated oil company at the end of 2017Q4, valued at $1.55B, down from 44.61 million at the end of the previous reported quarter.

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  • Father-son duo held for duping exporter
Father-son duo held for duping exporter

In an incident that took place in Delhi , a father-son duo reportedly duped a garments businessman of Rs 1.43 crore, after asking him to invest in a device that NASA apparently "required". The victim later learnt that the so-called scientist was in cahoots with the accused and was being paid Rs 20,000 a month. Speaking of the device and how it h...

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  • Justice Chelameswar to skip his own farewell function
Justice Chelameswar to skip his own farewell function

However, since the Supreme Court would have its summer vacation from May 19, for all practical purposes, May 18 will be Chelameswar's last working day in the apex court. Supreme Court judge Justice J Chelameswar , who is the seniormost after CJI, does not want a farewell in his honour as he prepares to retire on June 22 this year.

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  • Just Eat plc (LON:JE) Weekly Ratings on May 9, 2018
Just Eat plc (LON:JE) Weekly Ratings on May 9, 2018

Jefferies International's PT gives a possible upside of 67.24 % from the previous stock close of the company. KCOM Group PLC provides IP-based communication and collaboration services to enterprises, small and medium-sized businesses, and clients in the United Kingdom.

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  • New prostate screening recommendations
New prostate screening recommendations

These updated recommendations are largely based on the European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer trial conducted in 2014, which showed that screening for prostate cancer using PSA testing can prevent one cancer-related death and three cases of metastatic disease for every 1,000 men between 55 and 69 who are screened.

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  • What Mom Wants for Mother's Day
What Mom Wants for Mother's Day

Ugh. We have many spas for facials and massages, great places for mani/pedis, wonderful boutiques, and awesome brunch spots. If you're still looking for ideas of what to get her, results show Moms this year want something more sentimental or homemade.

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  • It's come to this
It's come to this

Doctors have warned that, even when it doesn't cause painful burns, the game can result in permanent scarring. "These are the damaging results of something known as "the deodorant challenge " which is now doing the rounds". A Facebook post from last week has gone viral, drawing attention to the challenge. So far the alarming post has receive...

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  • The FDA Says There's An EpiPen Shortage
The FDA Says There's An EpiPen Shortage

Mylan says it is expediting shipment to wholesalers when it receives devices. In September, the FDA investigated Mylan and Pfizer after complaints of defective EpiPens. "However Mylan continues to release the product". Mylan's revenue from EpiPen dropped sharply over the previous year due to increased competition, the launch of its own cheaper ge...

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  • Puyallup nurse linked to hepatitis C scare denies having the virus
Puyallup nurse linked to hepatitis C scare denies having the virus

MultiCare Good Samaritan Hospital in Puyallup is notifying certain patients who were treated in the Emergency Department during a almost eight-month period in 2017 and 2018 that they should be tested for Hepatitis C. With treatment, an infected person should be cured of hepatitis C , the hospital said. Defense attorney Hershmann is similar...

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  • Round Apple Watch Could Be On the Way
Round Apple Watch Could Be On the Way

The specifics get very technical very fast, so we'll leave you to read the patent for yourself if you're interested. 6B illustrates a rear isometric view of the case shown in FIG. Circular displays are inherently inefficient compared to rectangular ones, in terms of the amount of useful data that can be displayed in a given area - one reason some...

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  • What is Iran's atomic deal? Why is it targeted?
What is Iran's atomic deal? Why is it targeted?

Iranian oil largely goes to China , India and Europe, but now those exports would make their recipients subject to USA sanctions once they are fully implemented (which might take weeks or months). But reapplying the sanctions - which were lifted in exchange for Iran's commitment to curb its nuclear program - would cripple the 2015 accord that Tr...

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  • Could A Cure For Male Pattern Baldness Could Be On The Horizon?
Could A Cure For Male Pattern Baldness Could Be On The Horizon?

Have Japanese scientists found the cure for male baldness by using tiny "hair follicle germs"? The study is published online in journal PLOS Biology . In tests, follicles donated by more than 40 patients undergoing hair transplant surgery were treated with the osteoporosis drug for six days. A project by The University of Manchester's Ce...

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  • Global tourism accounts for 8% of total carbon emissions
Global tourism accounts for 8% of total carbon emissions

For holiday-makers, Professor Lenzen said paying for carbon abatement could increase the price of a trip significantly, pointing to previous research* indicating robust offset schemes did not amount to small change. Increasing global tourism by people from China-the world's top tourism spender-is also spurring tourism emissions, though the biggest ...

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  • Kelowna walk to benefit mental-health body
Kelowna walk to benefit mental-health body

The Alabama Department of Mental Health is raising awareness about the connection between physical health and mental health, through the theme Fitness #4Mind4Body. "It's about how you are feeling, and if you are not feeling like you think you should", Leblond said. Mayor Ryan Bater said it's important to have a week focusing on mental health to bri...

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  • NYSE Planning to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange, To Let Customers Buy Bitcoin
NYSE Planning to Launch Cryptocurrency Exchange, To Let Customers Buy Bitcoin

Country Savings Bank stated it has 0.01% of its portfolio in Intercontinental Exchange , Inc. In other Intercontinental Exchange news , COO Mark Wassersug sold 7,898 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Thursday, March 15th.

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  • Insect-borne illnesses on the rise in the US — CDC
Insect-borne illnesses on the rise in the US — CDC

The CDC said widespread and difficult-to-control diseases from mosquito, tick and flea bites are major causes of sickness and death worldwide, and these diseases are an increasing risk in the United States. Between 2004 and 2016, more than 640,000 cases of these diseases were reported, and 9 new germs spread by bites from infected mosquitoes and ti...

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  • Congo confirms 2 Ebola cases in northwest, 10 more suspected
Congo confirms 2 Ebola cases in northwest, 10 more suspected

In the past five weeks, there have been 21 suspected cases of viral haemorrhagic fever, including 17 deaths. Congo's Government today declared a new outbreak of Ebola in the country's rural northwest, after two cases of the deadly virus were confirmed in Bikoro .

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  • Woman's runny nose turns out to be fluid leaking from her brain
Woman's runny nose turns out to be fluid leaking from her brain

She said that anywhere she went; she had a box full of Puffs in her pocket always. "It was like a waterfall, continuously, and then it would run to the back of my throat". Medical experts say the fluid leaks can put patients at an increased risk of infection as well as complications such as meningitis. The CSF Leak Foundation - a United Kingdom...

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  • Walmart Introduces Additional Measures to Help Curb Opioid Abuse and Misuse - Newsroom
Walmart Introduces Additional Measures to Help Curb Opioid Abuse and Misuse - Newsroom

The Walmart logo is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., May 1, 2018. The modernized pharmacy guidelines come four months after Walmart said it would provide clients who were advised opioid prescriptions per packet of powder to dispose of extra medication.

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  • Shin and Park hold clubhouse lead
Shin and Park hold clubhouse lead

Her form was just as good on the front nine, beginning with a birdie on the first, before following suit on the fourth and eightht, finishing her round at four under and six under for the tournament. Gaby Lopez, another hopeful first time victor, is also at 6-under midway through her final round. "Maybe it'll be good enough to give the overnight le...

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