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Africa reach 90-2 on Day 3

With only three runs on the board, pacer Jasprit Bumrah pegged back South Africa with two quick wickets of in-form Aiden Markram (1) and experienced batsman...


Giants expected to hire Pat Shurmur as head coach

Minnesota, winners of the NFC North, is an NFC finalist, earning a pulse-pounding 29-24 victory over the New Orleans Saints in yesterday's Divisional playoff ro...


Father of another abducted girl in Kasur alleges police of non-cooperation

On 4th January 2018, Zainab disappeared while on her way to a class in Kasur . Closed-circuit television footage showed her being led down a street near her ...


Niumatalolo no longer a candidate for UA coaching job

While people might want to claim Tate is part of the reason for this marriage not happening, it appears as though it is actually the Navy head coach removing ...


Have you had a flu shot? It's not too late

Acting Department for Public Health Commissioner Jeffrey D. Howard said in a statement on Friday that two of the state's 36 flu deaths so far have been children...


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The Columbia/Boone County Department of Public Health and Human Services has reported a total of 1,066 cases of the flu in Boone County, with 384 of those cases...


Faulty gene has no impact on breast cancer survival say scientists

A study of nearly 3,000 British women found that preventative surgery - like a double mastectomy - straight after being diagnosed with this type of breast can...


Saudi-led coalition says thwarts Houthi attack on oil tanker

The rebel-run news agency Saba gave the same toll and accused the coalition of using cluster bombs in that attack in Kataf city. The Red Sea is a key shipping...


Donald Trump DID Call Countries 'Shitholes' & His Racism Hurts All Of Us

Earlier, the government of Botswana had announced that it had summoned the USA ambassador to explain Trump's comments , reportedly made on Thursday at a Whit...


Health officials warn of widespread flu cases

Texas is one of 26 states reporting high flu activity, said the CDC . Free jabs, which also protect against Aussie flu , are being offered to children aged...


HP recalls Notebook computer and mobile workstations batteries

Consumers are being asked to go to HP's website to find out if your model is affected, and install an update that will put the device in " battery safe mode "...


Flu season hits early, hard in Texas

The 2016-2017 influenza season was the worst on record in Oregon, according to statistics from the Oregon Health Authority - and so far, this year's numbers are...


Study Reveals Surprising Consequences Of Trying A Single Cigarette

The findings, which were based on responses from over 215,000 survey respondents, provide strong support for prioritizing efforts to decrease cigarette experi...


Rakesh Roshan announces next film in Krrish series on son Hrithik's birthday

Christmas 2020 it is. We are talking about the tweet that his father, Rakesh Roshan , posted earlier today and we bet it's the best gift that a son could have ...


Study suggests link between ibuprofen, male infertility

Male fertility is dropping around the world and the researchers wanted to see if ibuprofen might be contributing to this. How small? There are more authors on ...


I'll beat Oprah in a presidential race - US President

U.S. President Donald Trump waves to fans as he attends the NCAA College Football Playoff Championship game between Alabama and Georgia in Atlanta, Georgia, U...


Nebraska Community Blood Bank Needs Donations

January is National Blood Donor Month , and Central Blood Bank is putting out a call to donors to help save lives during this time of extreme need. The Red C...


CAT results 2017: women, non-engineers among toppers, check score at iimcat

Some IIMs are also giving additional points to female candidates. All candidates are advised to note that the selection in IIM is not only on the basis of CAT...


Injured weightlifter dies, toll reaches 5 in Narela accident (Third Lead)

All the four players died on the spot, the reports said. Another weightlifter, Rohit, 19, is battling for life. Rajneesh Gupta, DCP, Rohini, said that all t...


Attorney General Rescinds Obama-Era Marijuana Guidelines

Most of the officials who oppose the Sessions move are uninterested in legislation that would limit the federal role in enforcing marijuana policy. In 2012, Fed...


FA Cup: Kane On Song As Spurs Ease Past Wimbledon

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has claimed that despite reports claiming he does not really care about the club winning the FA Cup or the EFL ...


Flights cancelled as severe storm hits eastern US

Commuters who braved the storm in the morning anxious that they could be stranded during the storm's peak expected later in the day. Schools were closed thr...


Girl's tattoo of late grandma's voicemail can be played with iPhone

Until, she was introduced to SkinMotion's technology to able to hear her grandmother's voice. When her grandmother passed away, Sakyrah "decided to save the...


Houthi Rebels Announce the Launch of 'Ballistic Missile' into Saudi Arabia

On Friday, coalition spokesman Turki al-Maliki said the foiled missile attack served as further proof that Iran had armed the rebels. The spokesperson descri...


Drinking Alcohol Causes Irreversible DNA Damage, Increases Cancer Risk

Now, using genetically engineered mice that lack key genes for aldehyde removal and DNA fix, Juan Garaycoechea from KJ's group, in collaboration with Mike Strat...


Professor commends decision to classify gaming addiction as mental health disorder

Being added into the ICD-11 will mean that gaming disorder will become an official health diagnosis that can be used by doctors, other health care workers, and ...


Romaine lettuce suspected as source of deadly E. coli strain

It is likely that those who are sick in both countries share a common source of infection, said the CDC in a news release. The Centers for Disease Control and...


Three more flu-related deaths reported in Dallas

Karin Goodison, medical health officer with Interior Health. Peak flu season has now hit B.C. and there are concerns about outbreaks across the province. Greg...


Local counties see 'dramatic rise' in flu hospitalizations

This season's flu vaccine includes the same H3N2 vaccine component as last season, and most circulating H3N2 viruses that have been tested in the US this season...


New Years twins born in different years

The original due date for mom Maria Esperanza Flores Rios was January 27, so she was happy they both were born healthy after being four weeks premature, accordi...


Could chocolate disappear in the next 40 years?

Climate change has jeopardized the very existence of chocolate: according to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration , a temperature rise of ...


Florida braces for possible snow as cold weather ravages the East Coast

As much as a quarter of an inch of ice and a couple of inches of snow, with locally higher amounts, are possible from portions of the Florida panhandle to easte...


South Africa hit by worst drought, Newlands pitch may lack bounce

The first of the three Test matches starts at Newlands on Friday. And yes, until and unless the Virat Kohli-led team does well over the next 18 months, when it ...


Cats fall 24-23 in Music City Bowl

His defense had their coach's back. In a drama filled game, #21 Northwestern held on to beat Kentucky 24-23 on Friday in the Franklin American Mortgage M...


Trump fires entire HIV/AIDS advisory council via FedEx letter

Some 25 members can be commissioned for the council, also known as "PACHA", but as November only 10 members were listed on the council's website. Gabriel Maldo...