Medical

Two more Tulare County women die from flu

The Fairfield Health Department is offering an additional flu clinic on Saturday, Feb. 3, from 9-noon, (while supplies last), at the Public Health Nursing Offic...


Hookworms in Feet: Couple Warns About Walking Barefoot in Sand

According to the couple, they are not the only ones suffering from the disease. The couple believe they contracted hookworms while walking along the beach ...


Trans Women Forced to Shave Their Heads by Indonesian Officials

At least a dozen trans employees were detained over claims that they had teased a group of boys, the report said. Police then cut some of their long hair with...


How to watch The Bachelor season 22, episode 5 online

In short, she's not nice. And it was no different this time around. But while the game was going on, she was jumping up and down because her team was winnin...


Nokia 3310 4G VoLTE Phone Announced

The new Nokia 3310 4G is meant to be introduced in those countries where the 3G model is not available or hasn't been that successful. At the back of the p...


Flu activity nears 2009 pandemic levels, says CDC

The Lawrence County Health Department is seeing the same trend - 413 flu cases were reported as of last week, while the total for last year's entire flu seas...


Carmichael puts his backing behind Holocaust Memorial Day

To become law, the bill, which could yet be amended, must be approved by the Senate and Polish President Andrzej Duda. The Polish answer to its role in the Na...


Plane Makes Emergency Landing On Freeway South Of LA

KNBC reported that the Beech G33 twin-engine plane was on its way to land at John Wayne Airport in the city of Santa Ana when the pilot reported engine trouble...


CA Teacher Slams Military Members as 'Lowest of the Low'

El Rancho High history teacher Gregory Salcido - who also serves as an elected Pico Rivera city councilman and was once mayor - even goes so far as to refer t...


Federer calls sixth Australian Open win 'surreal'

The win was Federer's sixth Australian Open triumph and his 20th grand slam win - making him the first man to take that many grand slam titles. Federer cl...


Footwear thrown at Tamannaah Bhatia; man arrested

When Tamannaah was at Hyderabad for the showroom opening of a popular jewelry shop, an unknown fan threw a shoe at the actress. She was there to inaugurate ...


Maharashtra: 13 dead after minibus falls into Panchganga river in Kolhapur

The bus was going through the Shivaji Bridge of Panchganga when the driver suddenly lost control of the vehicle, and it drove off the railing. Police and fire...


Trump wants Jay-Z to know black jobless rate at record low

While Blue wore all white, both her parents rocked all black, so we love how she stood out sitting in between them. But Pink, 38, spent Saturday evening as an...


Logic Blasts Donald Trump For Calling Beautiful Countries 'Shitholes' At Grammys

Performing in front of a packed Madison Square Garden, the 28-year-old rapper belted out the lyrics to his acclaimed track just after the Memoriam portion of th...


CHAN: Home Eagles Survive Angola Scare To Advance Into Semi-Finals

Nigeria now play Sudan in Wednesday's second semi-final in Marrakech at the tournament only for players in domestic leagues on the continent. Like Okpotu, Gab...


Kabul in mourning as more than 100 confirmed dead after ambulance bomb

It came as both the insurgents and the Islamic State group have escalated their attacks on Kabul , one of the deadliest places in Afghanistan for civilians. ...


Chinese Scientists Successfully Clone Monkeys in Shanghai

Researchers say Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua have been bottle-fed and are growing normally. Long-tailed macaques Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua were born at the C...


IPL Auction 2018: How the players are reacting on Twitter

Kolkata were busy putting together a strong bowling unit as they complemented the retained duo of Sunil Narine and Andre Russell with Mitchell Starc (Rs 9.4 cro...


More birth defects seen in parts of U.S. with local Zika spread

Birth defects considered "strongly linked" to Zika infection include such conditions as brain abnormalities, microcephaly, eye abnormalities and central nervous...


Alaska Air Group, Inc

Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK ) last released its quarterly earnings results on Thursday, January 25th. Though Alaska Air Group's past data is helpful, it is on...


Fish Skin Used To Treat Bear Wounds

After placing the second bear, the team moved the first bear to another location where another man-made den awaited . The bear's feet were also wrapped in rice ...


Bangladesh rolls out red carpet for Indonesian president

Widodo , who arrived in Pakistan on a two-day state visit on Friday, held talks with Hussain and proposed a joint role of religious scholars of the three nati...


Nittany Lions' Fast Start Keys Win Over Minnesota

Just minutes after Wisconsin's dominating - and emotional - 5-0 win over No. 1 Notre Dame at the United Center, the team's attention had already turned from c...


Philippines' Mayon Volcano Displaces 80000 as It Threatens to Erupt

Displaced Albay residents sleep at the covered court of an evacuation center as lava flows from the crater of Mayon Volcano. They also fear that if a storm ...


Mosquitoes learn to give even hopeless hitters a miss

They discovered that the insects could pretty quickly learn an association between a host odor and a mechanical shock associated with that odor; a lesson that t...


Flu widespread across U.S. for third straight week

Flu is widespread in every state except Hawaii, and 39 states reported high flu traffic for doctors last week, up from 32. The state health department says anot...


National Basketball Association players react to DeMarcus Cousins suffering a season-ending injury

Everyone's fears turned into reality as it was later reported that Cousins will miss the remainder of the season after tearing his Achilles in the said play. ...


Purple human hair dye leaves dog with severe burns

The shelter, which named her Violet, said her skin was covered in burns, her eyes were swollen shut and her body was limp. Staff weren't sure if Violet would ...


Flu: Why You May Be Contagious and Not Know It

The Northern Kentucky Health Department said Wednesday the flu is prevalent in the region. As flu season nears its end, Island Health warns that we're not q...


Cuomo: Pharmacies can give flu shots to children

This year's flu season has been responsible for at least 74 deaths across the state and for sending 55 Muskogee County residents to the hospital, according to t...


EU court rejects sexuality tests for gay asylum seekers

In April 2015, a Nigerian man who submitted an asylum application in Hungary fell victim to such a case. The tests the man had to undergo included drawin...


Florida stoplight shootout caught on camera

As the driver of the silver Lexus takes off, taking a right onto the perpendicular road, the other man starts running and shooting at the fleeing vehicle. Jail ...


Mahadayi could trigger more bandhs in Karnataka as political sparring continues

But if this project is to be carried forward it is supposed to improve the water supply in the Hubli-Dharwad region of Northern Karnataka. The Mahadayi river or...


Jerry Brown Extols California's Bipartisan Commitment To Fighting Climate Change

Brown still has quite a bit of unfinished business left for the 347 days before he departs the state Capitol for his family ranch in Colusa County. In 1975, w...


Democrats to vote to temporarily end U.S. government shutdown, says Chuck Schumer

On Monday afternoon, lawmakers on Capitol Hill passed a stopgap spending bill that will keep the government funded until February 8. The strategy helped magni...


Shutdown across Karnataka hits normal life

The bandh brought cities like Bengaluru and many parts of north Karnataka , where Mahadayi is looked upon as a source of drinking water and irrigation, to ...


Turmeric may help boost memory, lower Alzheimers risk

An important thing that must be considered is older people in India have a lower prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and better cognitive performance as they da...


Calls to Poison Control Centers increase

A majority of the cases from past year involved children. YouTube has already committed to taking down any videos of people eating the pods, which it views ...


China makes breakthrough, successfully clones monkeys

Zhong Zhong is the older sister, born eight weeks ago, while Hua Hua is just six weeks old. That would seem to postpone the dystopian day when cloning childre...


Man Utd defender poised for Aston Villa switch

Internationally, he made his debut for England's U21s in November past year when he played in the final thirty-four minutes of a 2-0 win over Ukraine in the Eur...


Health officials: 8 flu deaths, 2729 cases reported in Northern Kentucky

Nadine Halliburton-Foster. Statewide, 33 deaths have been associated with the illness, according to the DHSS. When you factor in outbreaks, which are counted ...


Cuomo order allows pharmacists to give flu shots to children

The order suspends a state law that limits the authority of pharmacists to administer vaccines to anyone under age 18. Direct engagement with all New York Sta...


Crime rise in West Yorkshire below national average

However the crime survey of England and Wales, seen as an accurate reflection of how people experience crime, shows crime is down. The recently established Op...


Cigarette a Day Nonetheless Raises Coronary heart Illness Danger: Research

For a woman, smoking one cigarette a day raised the heart disease risk by 57 percent and 20 cigarettes a day raised the risk 2.8 times. The review of more...


Please put gamers before miners - Nvidia

Nvidia obviously need to support their core customer base but are struggling to keep up with demand from miners . Mindfactory for instance only allows the purc...


Padmaavat Row: Fearing of goons, few schools remain close

Thousands of Karni Sena and other outfits upset with the portrayal of Rani Padmaavati or Padmini in the film lodged their protest against director Sanjay Lee...


PADMAAVAT PROTESTS: Haryana DGP warns of 'strict action' against miscreants, 31 arrested

Karni Sena spokesperson Vijendra Singh said, "Rajputs can never even think of attacking a school bus". A bus was torched and a highway blocked in Haryana's ...


Pakistan crush Kiwis in 2nd T20

Ahmed Shehzad has returned to the playing XI, displacing all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz. With Babar Azam (41) standing alone, Pakistan managed 105 runs on the b...


Flu infection may raise risk of heart attack

BATTLING a bout of flu leaves you six times more likely to suffer a heart attack, experts have warned. "The increased risk was only in that first week", lead ...


Lassa Fever: Test On Three Suspected Cases Negative - Commissioner

The NCDC in a statement issued by its chief executive officer, Chikwe Ihekweazu, said 16 people have died from the disease and 107 suspeceted cases has been rec...