Health Care

Severe flu season strikes UMN campus

The flu season has had severe cases caused predominantly by type A flu strains, like H3N2. While this year has been a very bad flu season nationally, doctor...


Global Antibiotic Use Soars as Resistance Fears Rise

A new research conducted by an worldwide science team and led by the Center for the Dynamics of Diseases, Economics and Politics (CDDEP), based in Washington DC...


Newly Discovered 'Organ' May Help Explain How Cancer Spreads

The interstitium , the shock-absorbing tissue underneath the skin , gut and blood vessels, has been identified as an organ for the first time according to a ...


With second strain, flu season isn't over yet

She added that this second wave of B-cases is not unexpected, but it's not yet known what this flu wave will look like. The numbers are on par with those in M...


South Africa vs Australia: Steve Waugh 'deeply troubled' by ball tampering controversy

Cricket Australia chief James Sutherland , under mounting pressure to take responsibility for what Australian media has dubbed a "rotten" team culture, will a...


Trump Administration Sanctions Seven Pakistani Firms For Nuclear Proliferation

None of the seven sanctioned Pakistani companies, which are not well known, could be immediately reached for comment, nor could a Singapore-based company which ...


Nevest Coleman, Wrongfully Imprisoned for Rape and Murder, Rehired by White Sox

When he was initially released from prison in November, the White Sox learned that Coleman wanted to return and invited him in for an interview, according to th...


Ormond's Kaleb Lee stolen by Kelly Clarkson on 'The Voice'

For Battles this season, Hailee Steinfeld is serving as Kelly's team advisor, Julia Michaels is working with Adam's team, Trace Adkins is helping out Blake'...


Niall Quinn in consortium talks with owner Ellis Short — Sunderland takeover

A number of groups are believed to have expressed an interest in buying the club from Short, who is understood to be willing to slash the asking price if new ow...


Mountain lion spotted roaming Azusa neighborhood

Officers said they had the animal "contained" in the back of the residence. She told the Los Angeles Times: "I was stunned and amazed at the beauty". The area...


Middle School Student Part Of PA Sports History

Instead, the district "decided to empower our students with tools of self-defense". Staff and students in the Blue Mountain district have been trained in a pr...


Saudis intercept seven Yemeni rebel missiles in deadly escalation

The footage shows an intense escalation, just days after Yemeni rebels took down a Saudi coalition aircraft with an R-27 air-to-air rocket reportedly modified ...


Thousands of Yemeni Houthi followers protest 3 years of Saudi campaign

The White House has previously spoken out against the attacks on Saudi Arabia , stating that Iran has "enabled' these conflicts that continue to create tension...


Modern slavery: United Kingdom sees rise in Indian citizens as potential victims

Statistics released by the National Crime Agency (NCA) show the number of potential victims of slavery has increased by 35 percent to 5,145 since 2016. The NR...


Kidde recalls 500000 potentially-defective smoke alarms

Out an abundance of caution, the North-Carolina based business is recalling 452,000 smoke alarms in the US and 40,000 in Canada that might fail to detect smoke....


Kids with Autism Less Likely to Be Fully Vaccinated

The current study can't tell us exactly why parents are avoiding vaccines following their children's diagnosis, though the debunked spectre of the autism-vacc...


ICICI Securities IPO receives good response

Celgene Corp now has $63.92B valuation . To measure price-variation, we found IBN's volatility during a week at 1.45% and during a month it has been found ...


Han Solo Actor Sheds New Light on Troubled Production

Publicly, Phil Lord and Chris Miller attributed their departure from Solo: A Star Wars Story to simply wanting to make a different movie than what Lucasfil...


Michael Buble announces wife's pregnancy on Juno Awards in Vancouver

This is Gord's award. Barenaked Ladies' Kevin Hearn and Sarah Harmer performed "Introduce Yerself" from Downie's last solo album of the same name, release...


Mamata Banerjee in Delhi, to meet Pawar, Sonia

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee will embark on a four-day visit to the national capital on Monday, during which she will meet and dine wi...


Sergey Mavrodi dead from a Heart Attack

Mavrodi's MMM joint-stock company leaves its mark in the history of Russian Federation as the largest Ponzi scheme, which affected several million people, a...


Celtic skipper Brown granted testimonial honour

MARTIN O'NEILL and Roy Keane are returning to Celtic - to honour Hoops skipper Scott Brown . And they'll be even more delighted when they hear where the mo...


BB&T Securities LLC Increases Holdings in US Bancorp (USB)

About 359,354 shares traded. (NYSE:CF) has declined 0.63% since March 26, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 1.55% the S&P500. Virtue Capital Mana...


String of Suspicious Packages Sent to Washington DC Area Military Bases

It was rendered safe and the building was cleared about 1:15 p.m. "The X-ray conducted indicates suspected Global Positioning System and an expedient fuse were ...


The 2028 Ryder Cup going to

Monday's video announcement was made with a heavy Minnesota accent, involving members of the Olympic gold-medal winning USA men's curling team that is based in ...


PDP Says "Sorry" To Nigerians

Lamenting that the country and its people have become more divided than ever before under the present administration, the PDP chairman said Nigeria needs recons...


Dapchi girls: How I made Boko Haram release abducted students

It was reported that the insurgents held on to Leah Sharibu for the reason of her faith, Christianity and her insistence not to convert to Islam. Aisha Waki...


Facebook questioned about pulling Android call and text data

The company said it deleted the data in 2015 when Facebook alerted them that it had been improperly shared. "I'm sorry we didn't do more at the time ", the adv...


Pakistan, Sri Lanka agree to work together for regional peace

Two leaders held a lengthy discussion on strengthening economic and trade relations as well as defense training programs between the two countries. President ...


Rohit Sharma, R Ashwin wish speedy recovery to injured Mohammed Shami

The accident took place after his vehicle hit a truck. Shami, Umesh Kumar and the auto driver were all injured in the accident. He has received stitches after...