Medicine

Nigeria's president condemns church attack which leaves 16 dead

Ignatius Catholic church, where worshipers had gathered. Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari condemned the attack and described it as "vile and satanic" and...


On World Malaria Day, Mamata reiterates her commitment to fight disease

In ancient Greece, in the 4th century BCE, malaria was responsible for affecting the populations of different city-states. As the world celebrates World Ma...


Under Pressure, FDA Cracks Down On Sale Of E-Cigs To Teens

Scott Ballin, past chairman of the anti-smoking alliance Coalition of Science or Health, called the Juul steps "very positive and can help pave the way for be...


StormTracker 13 Sunday morning forecast

Higher mountains will see accumulating snow over the next 3 days. It's going to be with us through Saturday night, bringing a risk of strong to severe storms wi...


Winter storm to hit area this weekend

The most significant ice accumulations are expected Friday night into Saturday morning. Gusty northerly winds are expected through the day as well, which may ...


Regular Drinking To Excess Could Take Years Off Your Life, Says Study

The Australian guidelines published in 2009 are nearly a decade old and recommend "healthy men and women" drink no more than two standard drinks on any da...


The UN are talking about the beginning of the cold war

Bolivia has agreed with Russia's assessment, calling a session of the Security Council to discuss the issue on Wednesday. Nebenzia says: "The immediate pri...


Armenia drop to 98th position on Federation Internationale de Football Association ranking

The next Coca Cola FIFA World Ranking will be released on May 17, 2018. Former champions Spain who have remained on a winning streak since changing their ...


Yvonne Staples of The Staple Singers Has Died

The family act began in the late-1940s by singing in local Chicago churches. Together, the group crossed the lines between gospel, pop, funk and soul. She was d...


Use of Synthetic Cannabinoids Linked to Severe Bleeding in the US

Those who have become sick have reported coughing up blood, blood in urine, severe bloody noses, bleeding gums and internal bleeding . A number of the 10...


Woman sues Michigan State, says 3 basketball players raped her in 2015

The woman resumed classes in January 2016 and changed her major. The lawsuit alleges that Michigan State violated Title IX by failing to properly respond to t...


Defending champions win fourth straight title in Hong Kong

A fresh-faced New Zealand team bowed out of the Hong Kong Sevens as Kenya toppled them in the semifinals on Sunday. The 2019 Sevens Collection will cont...


PREP SOFTBALL ROUNDUP: St. Anthony drops first game to Charleston

Hope Lamb held the Bulldogs to one run on three hits in 3.2 innings of relief, but the Wildcats were unable to mount a comeback. "We have continued to grow ev...


Watch Bald Eagle Land on Shoulder of Unfazed Seattle Mariners Pitcher

Rather than running around, Paxton just stood there until the eagle left and chose to set on the ground again. No confirmation, but Paxton might have stolen egg...


Snow hits New York; Yankees home opener delayed

NY hit six homers and scored 17 times but batted.209 (28-for-134). The Yankees have lost six of their past eight series in Toronto, splitting the other two. Tam...


Scientists May Just Have Discovered a New Human Organ

The method now used to study tissue involves samples being sliced thinly and then treated with chemicals. But this fixing process drains away fluid and causes t...


FG hands over released Dapchi girls to parents

After their release on Wednesday they had spent three days in the national capital Abuja and were greeted by President Muhammadu Buhari . "By the time I fly th...


Toys R Us founder dies days after chain's announced shutdown

The head of the company that created Bratz dolls and Little Tikes sees a future Toys "R" Us that lives on past the company's expected liquidation. The move je...


Alzheimer's report shows illness is growing across America

An estimated 5.7 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's dementia in 2018, according to the Alzheimer's Association . Years ago, researchers noted th...


Dapchi Attack: Police deny running away when Boko Haram struck

Campaign group Amnesty International says that the army ignored repeated warnings of an attack on Dapchi town. AI had in a report released on Monday said ...