US Extends Deadline for Sanctions on Russian Van-Maker GAZ

Evgeny Nikitin , head of Rusal's aluminum division, has been appointed by the board as the acting CEO of the company for a period from May 23 until the board appoints a new CEO. sanctions, Rusal said it "remains of the same view that the impact m... More..

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USA federal judge rules that President Trump can not block people on Twitter
by | Friday, May 25, 2018

USA federal judge rules that President Trump can not block people on Twitter

In New York Southern District the US District Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald gave her decision on a petition registered by a group of seven followers who claimed that President Trump illegally blocked them ...More..

Lava flow torches warehouse at Hawaii geothermal plant
by | Thursday, May 24, 2018

Lava flow torches warehouse at Hawaii geothermal plant

The eruption has destroyed 50 buildings, including about two dozen homes. Workers are capping the 11th and last well at the plant to prevent toxic gases from wafting out after lava entered, then stalled, on t...More..

US will crush Iran: Mike Pompeo
by | Tuesday, May 22, 2018

US will crush Iran: Mike Pompeo

Now the Trump administration is essentially trying to start back at square one. Iran must also allow nuclear "unqualified access to all sites throughout the country", Mr Pompeo said , alluding to military si...More..

The FDA approved a prophylactic for migraines
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

The FDA approved a prophylactic for migraines

On Thursday, the USA regulators approved the use of first drug, Aimovig, which has been designed as a preventive treatment for chronic migraines in people. Novartis and Amgen plan to co-commercialise Aimovig ...More..

Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Bill Gates Says Trump Didn't Know The Difference Between HPV And HIV

Gates said that President Trump had asked him twice if HIV and HPV were the same thing, adding that the first time he asked was at Trump Tower in December 2016 and the second time was in March 2017 , U...More..

Congo to Deploy Experimental Ebola Vaccine to Contain Outbreak
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Congo to Deploy Experimental Ebola Vaccine to Contain Outbreak

Thousands of doses of the experimental Ebola vaccine have arrived in Congo's capital amid the latest outbreak of the deadly disease , the health ministry said Wednesday. Congo's health minister on Thursday a...More..

Eleven New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Congo as Outbreak Spreads
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Eleven New Ebola Cases Confirmed in Congo as Outbreak Spreads

The dead body of an individual with virus is capable of infecting all those who come in contact and this is what has been happening in Bikoro at the start of this outbreak say experts from International Feder...More..

Black Panther Producer Talks Wakanda's Future After Avengers: Infinity War
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

Black Panther Producer Talks Wakanda's Future After Avengers: Infinity War

That could happen as soon as this weekend, as the big-budget behemoth continues to draw the crowds into movie theatres nationwide. Infinity War Edition comes after a team-up with Disney which owns Marvel. T...More..

Harbor Bridge glows green in observance of Mental Health Awareness
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Harbor Bridge glows green in observance of Mental Health Awareness

Maureen Watt MSP, minister for mental health, said: "Mental health affects all of us and the Scottish Government wants mental health to be something everybody talks about". The historic broadcasting first wil...More..

Meghan Markle's father will not attend her wedding with Prince Harry: Confirmed
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Meghan Markle's father will not attend her wedding with Prince Harry: Confirmed

Mr Markle said Meghan tried to call him Tuesday, but has hasn't spoken to her directly. Meghan's full name is Rachel Meghan Markle , but as she was referred to as Meghan in Buckingham Palace's announ...More..

Storm hits Delhi-NCR, Met department issues warning in nearby areas
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Storm hits Delhi-NCR, Met department issues warning in nearby areas

A massive dust storm hit Delhi in the early hours on Wednesday, 16 May, as per a DNA report. Wednesday is likely to see more thunderstorms along with gusty winds in north India including the hilly regions of ...More..

More Romaine Outbreak Cases, But End May Be Near
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

More Romaine Outbreak Cases, But End May Be Near

The CDC said that the last slot of romaine lettuce from the Yuma region distributed in other states was harvested in April and now, the harvesting season has come to an end. The last shipments of romaine lettuc...More..

High oil price to pinch a hole in your pocket. Here's why
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

High oil price to pinch a hole in your pocket. Here's why

The prices of both petrol and diesel have been on a rise over the last three days. Diesel prices have gone up by 86 paisa a litre , including 22 paisa increase on Thursday that took the rate to their highe...More..

New Ebola OUTBREAK causes fatalities as disease enters 'NEW PHASE'
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

New Ebola OUTBREAK causes fatalities as disease enters 'NEW PHASE'

So far, 23 deaths have been recorded in the Democratic Republic of Congo's latest Ebola outbreak, the ninth since the disease made its first-known appearance near its northern Ebola river in the 1970s. The firs...More..

Criminal case dropped against sitting US governor
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Criminal case dropped against sitting US governor

Greitens's attorney Scott Rosenblum sharply criticized the prosecutor, claiming misconduct in the handling of the case. Greitens' attorneys have accused a private attorney hired by Gardner of committing per...More..

World Health Organization Seeks Ban Of Unhealthy Trans Fats
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

World Health Organization Seeks Ban Of Unhealthy Trans Fats

According to the USDA, a reduction in trans fat could prevent almost 30,000 premature deaths in the USA every year. Introduced into the food supply in earlier 20th century, the partially hydrogenated oils wer...More..

Alfie Evans Funeral: Hundreds Of Mourners Line The Streets Of Liverpool
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Alfie Evans Funeral: Hundreds Of Mourners Line The Streets Of Liverpool

A private funeral for 23-month-old Alfie Evans will be held next week, it has been announced. Alfie's parents lost a series of legal challenges against that ruling, including at the Court of Appeal, Supreme C...More..

Iraq PM Congratulates Sadr on Election Win, Suggests Need for Recount
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Iraq PM Congratulates Sadr on Election Win, Suggests Need for Recount

A political outlier before Saturday's ballot, Sadr is best known for leading the "fearsome" Mehdi Army in two insurgencies against United States troops in Iraq, following the toppling of Saddam Hussein in 2003....More..

Californians suffered a record number of STDs in 2017
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Californians suffered a record number of STDs in 2017

The prevalence of congenital syphilis has particularly skyrocketed, with an increase of more than 500 percent over years past. See the CDPH's breakdown of the data here . "We've known how to control syphil...More..

North Carolina AG Joins Other States In Suing Opioid Manufacturer
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

North Carolina AG Joins Other States In Suing Opioid Manufacturer

The lawsuit, filed by the attorney general's Bureau of Consumer Protection, said the company, well known for its production of brand-name oxycodone prescription OxyContin, understated the risks associated with ...More..

Scientists successfully transfer memory from one snail to another
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Scientists successfully transfer memory from one snail to another

The "memory transplant" was achieved through ribonucleic acid (RNA) injections and provides new tantalizing clues regarding the memory trace - also known as an engram, the presumed physical substrate of memory....More..

School district looks to cut spending by $3.5 Million in 2019-20
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

School district looks to cut spending by $3.5 Million in 2019-20

Because the report shows a disproportionate number of students of color identified for special education services, the Iowa Department of Education has told the district to work with an adviser. Education fin...More..

Drug molecule brings cure for the common cold closer
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Drug molecule brings cure for the common cold closer

Viruses "hijack" NMT from human cells to construct the protein "shell", or capsid, which protects the virus genome. The rhinovirus family has more than 100 variants, meaning that developing a vaccine has prov...More..

World Health Organization wants to eliminate artificial trans fats by 2023
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

World Health Organization wants to eliminate artificial trans fats by 2023

A 2017 directive from the FSSAI had ordered all food safety commissioners in states to ensure that interesterified vegetable oils, fats, hydrogenated vegetable oils, fat spreads do contain no more than five per...More..

Echoing King, activists revive a Poor People's Campaign for equality and justice
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Echoing King, activists revive a Poor People's Campaign for equality and justice

The Maine Poor People's Campaign protested outside the State House on Monday. In Missouri, 88 people were issued summonses in Jefferson City for obstructing a lawful police order to move after they blocked a ...More..

Ronda Rousey vs Nia Jax set for Money In The Bank
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Ronda Rousey vs Nia Jax set for Money In The Bank

Below is video of Cathy Kelley interviewing Rousey, Jax and Charlotte Flair on the red carpet. While she has already successfully defended her title, she knows Rousey represents a different challenge. News....More..

Expert comment - Mental health in the United Kingdom workplace, is enough being done?
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Expert comment - Mental health in the United Kingdom workplace, is enough being done?

The NSPCC's Are You There? campaign is calling on the government to invest funding into early support services for children. We spend a third of our lives at work (World Health Organisation) and mental ...More..

More Illnesses Reported as Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Eggs Spreads
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

More Illnesses Reported as Salmonella Outbreak Traced to Eggs Spreads

The Indianapolis Star reported the egg recall is one of the largest to occur since 2010, when 500 million eggs were recalled from an Iowa producer amid almost 2,000 reported illnesses linked to salmonella...More..

Iran's Rouhani congratulates Armenian PM on taking office
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Iran's Rouhani congratulates Armenian PM on taking office

Armenia's parliament elected Nikol Pashinyan as the country's new prime minister on Tuesday. "Armenian relations with the new government". Putin was among the first foreign leaders to congratulate Pashinyan...More..