Medicine

A Bigger Waistline Is a Direct Consequence of Poor Sleep

The study by the University of Leeds involved 1,615 adults who reported how long they slept and kept records of food intake. Not only there were measureme...


RIP Sam Shepard, renowned playwright and actor has died at 73

Two other productions, Fool for Love and True West , would also earn Pulitzer nominations. In 1979, he won the Pulitzer for his play "Buried Child " and a ye...


Kenyan election IT head found dead

Missing IEBC ICT manager Chris Msando is dead a day after he was reported missing. "There is no doubt that he was tortured and murdered", Chebukati said. Ch...


Sensex, Nifty rise sharply, close above psychological marks

The 30-scrip Sensitive Index ( Sensex ) of the BSE , which opened at 32,412.20 points, closed at 32,514.94 points - up 205.06 points or 0.63 percent, from its ...


Nitish Kumar's move 'unfortunate', says Sharad Yadav

Significantly, Mr. Gandhi was Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's choice for the Opposition's presidential candidate as well, but the Congress persuaded other p...


Wyoming man who got life term as minor on track for release

Five years ago, the Supreme Court barred mandatory life-without-parole sentences for anyone under 18 convicted of murder. In 2016 the court made the decision re...


FDA Proposes Less Nicotine In Cigarettes To Fight Addiction

The FDA announcement is great news, said Eric Donny, a University of Pittsburgh researcher who has studied what happens when smokers puff on cigarettes with low...


Wenger confirms Sanchez illness, return timescale

But, with the transfer window entering its final month, Mertesacker has expressed his desire for Sanchez to be wearing the red of Arsenal once more next sea...


WWE superstars shine in farewell event at Joe Louis Arena

After picking up the victory, Cena took the microphone to give the Joe Louis Arena - the building where he had his first pay-per-view match in 2002 - a touchi...


Study finds existentially alarming human sperm counts drop Featured

Some experts are sceptical of the Human Reproduction Update findings. Dr Levine, an epidemiologist, told the BBC that if the trend continued humans woul...


Man kills doctor who wouldn't prescribe his wife opioids

The gunman then killed himself. Cotter also praised Dr. Graham refused because he thought it wasn't necessary and he believed he wanted the prescription b...


US Says North Korea Launch Was an Intercontinental Ballistic Missile

East Coast cities. "The missile was launched from Mupyong-ni and traveled about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) before splashing down in the Sea of Japan ". Dur...


France (W) UEFA Women's Championship - 30 July 2017

Taylor admits it would be a great feeling to finish as the tournament's top-scorer, but she insists she would swap any personal accolades for overall England su...


McCain gives bill thumbs down after Trump's last-ditch appeal

The Arizona Republican received a hero's welcome on Capitol Hill Tuesday, six days after announcing he has an aggressive form of brain cancer , when he arrived...


India's Congress party shifts 44 Gujarat legislators to Bengaluru

Replying to the Congress allegation, Gujarat's deputy Chief Minister Nitin Patel reiterated that ruling party has nothing to do with whatever is happening in th...


Scientists Successfully Slow Aging in Mice Using Stem Cells

The treated animals lived significantly longer than untreated animals, enjoying a lifespan up to 15 percent longer than the controls. The paper was publishe...


Doctor in labor delivers patient's baby

The hospital said the on-call doctor was on his way back to the hospital after leaving for a break. Johnson was just relieved to get the birth underway, Hes...


Democrats Praise Republican McCain After Senate Fails to Repeal Obamacare

She makes arguments against both the Affordable Care Act as is and the plans Senate Republicans have proposed, then outlines a key reason for her opposition...


Crusaders proceed with caution ahead of Chiefs Super Rugby semi-final

After Dagg's try extended the lead for the Crusaders early in the second half, Tamanivalu crashed over twice to put the game beyond doubt at 27-6 before Ret...


Baby sentenced to death finally dies

All courts which reviewed the case upheld the GOSH doctors' decision. Charlie Gard, the terminally-ill British baby whose plight drew sympathy from pope Fran...


Fire Ball rides have no major injury history in California, officials say

The Williamson County fair will have roughly 10 rides this year. McDermott says the process in Nebraska is quite extensive and different than most fairs. "Y...


PDP chairman Ahmed Makarfi involved in auto crash

It was also gathered that the House of Representatives caucus, prior to the crisis, warned the Makarfi-led caretaker committee against its decision to dissolve ...


Congress leader Mukesh Goud's son allegedly shot at by unknown assailants

According to Hyderabad Police Commissioner M Mahendar Reddy, in her complaint, Vikram's wife Shipali M alleged that an "intruder" fired at her husband, foll...


$1M bail for mom, son, in murder-for-hire plot

Police say the two conspired to commit a murder and tried to hire someone to do it. The two Plainfield residents were each held on $1 million bail Friday in C...


Cowen and Company Reiterates "Hold" Rating for Altria Group (MO)

Hilltop Holdings Inc. now owns 51,691 shares of the company's stock worth $3,495,000 after buying an additional 1,910 shares during the last quarter. Soros Fund...


North Korea Launches Another Ballistic Missile, Pentagon Confirms

Officials in Japan and at the Pentagon said North Korea test-fired another missile Friday. President Moon Jae-in convened a National Security Council ...


Il piccolo Charlie Gard è morto: il saluto commosso dei genitori

Un portavoce della famiglia ha confermato la morte di Charlie . Charlie era North Atlantic Treaty Organisation il 4 agosto 2016 e mentre all'inizio sembrav...


Investigation launched after 50-1 victor found to be imposter

Microchip identification was introduced to British racing in 1999, with this incident believed to be the first case of mistaken identity since. "Having heard ...


DNA Shows Israelites Didn't Wipe Them Out — Canaanites Survived

The map shows the location of the newly sequenced Bronze Age Sidon samples (pink triangle labeled with red text), as well as the locations of published ancien...


High Sugar Intake Linked To Mental Health Disorders In Men

But across the duration of the study, the researchers found no associations between depression and sugar intake amongst women. It could be putting you at a hi...


Monitor High Dividend Stock: Omnicom Group Inc. (OMC) Yielding 2.79%

UBS Asset Management Americas Inc. now owns 623,211 shares of the business services provider's stock valued at $53,042,000 after buying an additional 32,106 sha...


There Is Now an LGBTQ Militant Group Fighting Against Daesh/ISIS' Deadly Homophobia

This force is intent on liberating the east Syrian city of Raqqa where a Kurdish-Arab coalition of fighters (known as the Syrian Democratic Forces) has alread...


Joey Barton not permitted to play in Grenfell Tower fundraising game

More information about the match can be found HERE. In response to the tragedy, Queens Park Rangers will host a charity football match, which will see famou...


Lawyer: Ex-priest sex offender shouldn't have been released from prison

But the two psychologists found he did not meet the legal criteria to hold him. The new picture of Shanley was posted on the state's Sex Offender Registry B...


Charlie Gard, UK Baby At Center of Dispute Over Treatment Has Died

Instead, London's Great Ormond Street Hospital and the courts decided the fate of Charlie Gard , even in his last moments. The hospital argued there were too...