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Chestnut breaks record, eats 74 hot dogs, buns in 10 minutes

It turns out Chestnut didn't take down the 64 dogs as noted by the manual counter situated over his head during the competition. On the women's side, Miki ...


Indian ambassador practices Yoga to spread awareness on International Day of Yoga

However, after practicing some postures at International Yoga Day at the Indian school, I feel relaxed and am able to speak more freely". It is not about exer...


At a fashion show, Anthony Bourdain, Kate Spade remembered

Suicide rates are up by 30 percent across the nation since 1999, federal health officials reported Thursday. Such is the case in the recent suicides of fashio...


Massive salmonella outbreak linked to backyard chicken flocks

Pre-cut melons have been removed from the shelves in both store chains, while whole melons do not appear to be affected. The salmonella cases in IN and MI w...


Experimental breast cancer treatment allows Florida woman to return to normal life

The TAILORx study, led by the Montefiore Medical Centre in NY, found women older than 50 with this form of breast cancer and a score of up to 25 did not nee...


Sleeping in on weekends may extend your life

The mortality rate among participants with short sleep during weekdays, but long sleep during weekends , did not differ from the rate of the reference grou...


After Kerala, Nipah virus suspected in Himachal Pradesh

Health Minister KK Shailaja told a news briefing at least 17 patients were now confirmed as having Nipah - which was first discovered in 1998. Prior this,...


Samples of Fruit-Eating Bats to Be Tested for Nipah Virus

The samples from bats found dead in Himachal Pradesh, which were sent to the National Institute of Virology in Pune, have been found negative, the officer said...


Journalist blocked on Twitter by Trump talks about winning case against president

Donald Trump can not block people on Twitter , a federal judge ruled Wednesday, saying that doing so amounts to restricting the users' rights to free sp...


Texas leaders mull more security, mental health screenings to prevent shootings

The Astros wanted to do something to show their support for those affected by the shooting in Santa Fe , which is about 30 miles (48 kilometers) from their bal...


Hawaii volcano generates blue flames from burning methane

Hawaii County spokeswoman Janet Snyder tells the Honolulu Star-Advertiser that the warehouse adjacent to the plant was destroyed late Monday night. The building...


Man killed and 13 injured in dust storm in Delhi

The Police Control Room received calls about fallen trees, fallen electricity poles and hoardings/wall collapse. A massive dust storm hit Delhi and NCR region...


Petrol, diesel prices shoot up in Hyderabad

The conclusion of Karnataka polls continues to bring crude shock for the common man with the price of petrol and diesel increasing by 15 paise and 22 paise, res...


No Literature Nobel prize as academy fights sex scandal

For the first time since World War II - an event which, understandably, shook the continuity of most European institutions - there will be no Nobel Prize in...


Oil prices moderate after initial Iranian response

During the last round of sanctions, Iran's oil supplies fell by around one million bpd, but the country re-emerged as a major oil exporter after sanctions wer...


Ekiti 2018: How Fayose's deputy governor, Olusola emerged PDP's candidate

The Peoples Democratic Party has expressed optimism of winning July 14 governorship election in Ekiti, with the emergence of Prof. The PDP spokesman declared ...


FDA Says They Are Expecting an Epipen Shortage

The agency says the products are now available but manufacturing delays are causing a short-term shortage across the country. Visit MarketWatch.com for more i...


Melaye's Arrest Wasn't The Reason We summoned the IGP, Says Senate

According to the police chief, he did not have to appear before the lawmakers, noting that a senior police officer of the rank of Deputy Inspector-General or an...


Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja wedding: Daddy Anil Kapoor finally breaks silence

The actress is busy with promotions of her next movie " Veere Di Wedding " which is co-produced by sister Anil Kapoor Films, Balaji Motion Pictures and Saffron ...


Patton Oswalt credits late wife Michelle McNamara for Golden State Killer arrest

At the end of his thread of tweets about the twist in the final story McNamara documented, Oswalt wrote sweet words to his new wife. "There's exhilaration, an...