Jacqui Lambie to resign after dual citizenship confirmed

The Turnbull Government is now facing two by-elections in the Lower House: one for Mr Joyce in New England, and another for John Alexander in Bennelong, who has also quit over a latent dual citizenship. Australian Conservatives leader Cory Bernardi ... More..

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American Heart/Stroke Association announces new blood pressure guidelines
by | Tuesday, November 14, 2017

American Heart/Stroke Association announces new blood pressure guidelines

Almost half of American adults are at risk for major health problems because of high blood pressure, according to a new scientific guideline that redefines the risky condition and provides tactics for doctors t...More..

Bill Gates Announces $100 Million Investment in Alzheimer's Disease
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Bill Gates Announces $100 Million Investment in Alzheimer's Disease

Major pharmaceutical companies like Novartis and Janssen are in the midst of clinical trials for drugs that slow down the disease's progress. "As a first step, I've invested $50 million in the Dementia Discover...More..

Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs, says TV
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Iran says it does not interfere in Lebanese state affairs, says TV

Hezbollah , which is both a militant group and a political force, has called Hariri's resignation illegal because it was done from afar. Aoun said on Sunday that Hariri's movements were being restricted i...More..

Global emissions set to rise in 2017 after three years, scientists warn
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Global emissions set to rise in 2017 after three years, scientists warn

Yang Fuqiang, senior adviser for the NRDC China Program, said the eventual carbon emissions of 2017 could be lower than forecast, as authorities have put on a large-scale production curb on industries such ...More..

by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Nets G Russell to miss time with injury

He will undergo further evaluation soon, league sources said. Russell was their best player against the Jazz with 26 points, six rebounds, three assists and a plus-9 rating, and if he is lost for any signif...More..

Delhi government seeks exemptions for odd-even this year
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Delhi government seeks exemptions for odd-even this year

There were speculations that the Delhi government may not file a review petition against the NGT order as a separate petition filed by a citizen is up for hearing in the Supreme Court on Monday afternoon. Add...More..

How heart-stopping is sex, really?
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

How heart-stopping is sex, really?

Sudden cardiac arrest (SCA) is similar to a heart attack, but the terms aren't quite interchangeable because the physiology behind them isn't the same. But of these more than half happened during sex. African...More..

Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Rudy Gobert Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury

The Jazz reportedly asked the league to review the play, but National Basketball Association officials cleared Waiters of any intentional foul accusations. "If he thought it was a dirty play, you come to me...More..

Britain's Gove offers support to foreign secretary over Iran comments
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

Britain's Gove offers support to foreign secretary over Iran comments

Richard Ratcliffe said his wife Nazanin had "expressed anger" at the Foreign Secretary over the "shambles" her case has become, but he did not believe Mr Johnson should be forced to quit. Beleaguered British Pr...More..

F1: Alonso sceptical of Q3 chances in Brazil after hard Friday
by | Monday, November 13, 2017

F1: Alonso sceptical of Q3 chances in Brazil after hard Friday

Raikkonen had to fend off the recovering Lewis Hamilton to earn his spot on the rostrum alongside Ferrari teammate and race-winner Sebastian Vettel, though he said he felt comfortable despite coming under lat...More..

Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Georgia Tech player proposes to girlfriend after Jackets upset Hokies

Georgia Tech answered with a touchdown, an 80-play drive sparked by Nate Cottrell's career-long 69-yard run. Marshall capped the drive off six plays later with a touchdown and the lead was 14-3. The Georgia Tec...More..

Scientists save child's life by growing him new skin
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Scientists save child's life by growing him new skin

So they "studied the literature" and came across the work of Michele de Luca , a regenerative medicine expert in Modena, Italy. As a last resort, the team sought the help of Italian scientists who had pioneere...More..

Killer smog: When Pakistan's Punjab government dialed Amarinder Singh via Arvind Kejriwal
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Killer smog: When Pakistan's Punjab government dialed Amarinder Singh via Arvind Kejriwal

Amid the tussle going on between the Delhi and Punjab government over the stubble burning issue, the Pakistan government has now a suggestion for Chief Minister Amarinder Singh to tackle the air pollution i...More..

Phillies involved in 'preliminary communication' to acquire Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton
by | Sunday, November 12, 2017

Phillies involved in 'preliminary communication' to acquire Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton

San Francisco also has the financial capital to take on the remainder of Stanton's 13-year, $325 million contract. Historically, Dombrowski likes to think big, and the Marlins have conducted business with him...More..

Disneyland Shuts Down 2 Cooling Towers After Legionnaires' Disease Sickens Park Visitors
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Disneyland Shuts Down 2 Cooling Towers After Legionnaires' Disease Sickens Park Visitors

Ten of the 12 were hospitalized and one person with additional health issues died. That person had not visited Disneyland. The towers will reopen after it's confirmed they are no longer contaminated. The county...More..

Chicago to host 2020 NBA All-Star Game
by | Saturday, November 11, 2017

Chicago to host 2020 NBA All-Star Game

Reinsdorf's son Michael, the COO of the Bulls, quoted his father during the press conference, saying that his own son and Mayor Emanuel convinced him to prod the league to select Chicago for the game. For the ...More..

TPP talks reach critical point at Asia-Pacific summit
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

TPP talks reach critical point at Asia-Pacific summit

Parker said the 11 countries still participating in the initiative after the US withdrew earlier this year are showing good will and a desire to make progress. Though the economic impact of the agreement will b...More..

Tipu Jayanti: Stones hurled at bus in Madikeri
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Tipu Jayanti: Stones hurled at bus in Madikeri

Tipu Sultan was recently described as a "brutal killer, wretched fanatic and mass rapist" by Union Minister Anantkumar Hegde of the BJP, who asked for his name to be dropped from state government invites to th...More..

Non-invasive melanoma detection wins Dyson prize
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Non-invasive melanoma detection wins Dyson prize

This year's victor of the International James Dyson Award (yes, the same Dyson behind that instant-cult-favorite, https://www.allure.com/review/dyson-supersonic-hair-dryer) is the sKan , a low-priced, noninv...More..

OJ Simpson reportedly banned from Vegas hotel for unruly behavior
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

OJ Simpson reportedly banned from Vegas hotel for unruly behavior

Simpson was escorted out by security and he has been permanently banned from the property. Simpson, 70, got angry with the workers, prompting security guards to respond and remove him from the hotel. Simpson'...More..

Lewis Hamilton bids for Brazilian glory amid tax storm
by | Friday, November 10, 2017

Lewis Hamilton bids for Brazilian glory amid tax storm

Hamilton, who secured the title with two races to go, again avoided more questions about his involvement in the Paradise Papers and his £3.3million tax bill for his private jet, celebrated winning the champio...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Women who use IUDs may have lower risk of cervical cancer

In 16 studies that involved almost 5,000 women who developed cervical cancer and just over 7,500 women who did not develop the disease, researchers found evidence suggesting that women who use the cont...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Woman accused of burning hosts' ferret to death in oven

While Klimavich added, "Our youngest ferret , Angel, was in the oven, dead". Clifford who is going on eight months pregnant told police that she cooked the pet as revenge for her roommate stealing clothes,...More..

by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Dormant breast cancer 'can resurface 15 years later'

Every patient received treatments such as tamoxifen or aromatase inhibitors which block the effects of oestrogen or shut off the hormone's supply. Despite the cancer disappearing after five years of treatme...More..

California NAACP seeks to remove 'Star-Spangled Banner' as national anthem
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

California NAACP seeks to remove 'Star-Spangled Banner' as national anthem

But Muwakkil said replacing the "Star-Spangled Banner" as the national anthem isn't an issue he will pursue. "I think all this controversy about the knee will go away once the song is removed". "The social cont...More..

But crop burning continues
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

But crop burning continues

In a statement, the NHRC said: "The state can not leave its citizens to die due to the toxic haze". The Indian Medical Association said the capital was witnessing a "public health emergency" and has appeale...More..

Iran supply of missiles 'act of war': Saudi Arabia
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Iran supply of missiles 'act of war': Saudi Arabia

He did not spell out what action Saudi Arabia might take against Lebanon, a country with a weak and heavily indebted state that is still rebuilding from its 1975-90 civil war and where one-in-four people is a S...More..

Blockage in Yemen would cause millions of victims, largest starvation in decades
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Blockage in Yemen would cause millions of victims, largest starvation in decades

Mark Lowcock, the UN Under-Secretary General for Humanitarian Affairs, on Wednesday urged the Saudi-led coalition to lift its blockade of the conflict-torn country, the BBC reported. The conflict has led to a...More..

Lockheed Martin Developing Compact Airborne Laser
by | Thursday, November 09, 2017

Lockheed Martin Developing Compact Airborne Laser

Army's Robust Electric Laser Initiative (RELI ). "We have demonstrated our ability to use directed energy to counter threats from the ground, and look forward to future tests from the air as part of the SHiELD...More..