Prepare for the virtual war with N. Korea

Bossert said Tuesday in a press briefing the attribution of the ransomware, dubbed WannaCry , to the East Asian country is based on "careful investigation" in collaboration with private companies and other worldwide governments such as the U.K., C... More..

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Widespread flu activity now reported in Kentucky
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Widespread flu activity now reported in Kentucky

The CDC tracking, which measures geographic spread and not the severity of the flu, notes that California, New York, Massachusetts, Connecticut, Virginia, Ohio, Wisconsin, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mi...More..

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Found Trapped in Floating Bales of Cocaine
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Found Trapped in Floating Bales of Cocaine

The crew was taking part in a 68-day drug patrol when they came upon the bales. The availability and use of cocaine are rebounding to levels not seen in a decade, in some cases, according to the Drug Enforcem...More..

McKayla Maroney, USA Gymnastics Had Deal to Keep Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts Quiet
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

McKayla Maroney, USA Gymnastics Had Deal to Keep Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts Quiet

The Californian claims that USA Gymnastics paid her the settlement in violation of state law in exchange for her silence. The Wall Street Journal reported the deal paid her $1.25 million. Maroney's lawsuit ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Liam and Noel are "all good again"

Join us on Vero , as we get under the skin of global cultural happenings. You'll have to forgive us for being so suspicious, but apparently one of the most entertaining feuds in music has seemingly come to a...More..

US Lifts Ban on Laboratory-Made Lethal Viruses
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

US Lifts Ban on Laboratory-Made Lethal Viruses

Scientists could soon resume controversial experiments on germs with the potential to cause pandemics, as government officials have chose to finally lift an unusual three-year moratorium on federal funding fo...More..

by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

FDA Gets Tough with Homeopathic Medicines

The agency also has issued warnings about homeopathic asthma products that don't work and other cures that contain potentially toxic ingredients, such as strychnine. The FDA said its proposal also targets produ...More..

Pennsylvania Governor vetoes 20-week abortion ban
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Pennsylvania Governor vetoes 20-week abortion ban

Pro-abortion Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf vetoed a bill Monday that would have protected almost fully-formed unborn babies from brutal dismemberment abortions . Though the bill received strong, bipartisan supp...More..

Baby Born From Record-Breaking 24-Year-Old Frozen Embryo
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Baby Born From Record-Breaking 24-Year-Old Frozen Embryo

A Tennessee lady brought forth a child who had been solidified as a fetus for over 24 years - the longest known solidified human developing life to come to birth. "Emma is such a sweet miracle", new dad Benjami...More..

General Mills (GIS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

General Mills (GIS) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to "Hold"

It has outperformed by 0.99% the S&P500. Us Bank & Trust De holds 0.65% of its portfolio in General Mills, Inc . The average investment recommendation on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being a strong buy, 3 a hold, and ...More..

DJ killed, others injured in stage collapse at Brazilian dance music festival
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

DJ killed, others injured in stage collapse at Brazilian dance music festival

A devastating turn of events has unfolded at a Brazilian music festival when a stage gave way, crushing the DJ and injuring others. Our priority now is to assist the injured and their families. The scale of the...More..

Attorney busted with his pants down with jail inmate
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Attorney busted with his pants down with jail inmate

At a news conference Monday, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri said "He duped the system because he came in there representing himself as a lawyer". Boselli turned Spark down, according to Gaultieri, bu...More..

Penn National Gaming will acquire Pinnacle Entertainment in $2.8 billion deal
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Penn National Gaming will acquire Pinnacle Entertainment in $2.8 billion deal

The deal gives Pinnacle shareholders a 36 percent premium over Friday's closing price of $21.86. Union Gaming Research analyst John DeCree said he expected M&A activity in the sector to continue through 2018,...More..

No civilian killed in Boko Haram attack on WFP's convoy - Army
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

No civilian killed in Boko Haram attack on WFP's convoy - Army

Some members like Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State had distanced himself from the approval saying he was not among the governors that gave their nods for the Federal Government to withdraw the money from th...More..

There's now an urgent need for blood donors in Canada
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

There's now an urgent need for blood donors in Canada

However, donations are a year-round necessity to respond to everyday patient emergencies. Donated blood is also essential for cancer treatments, childbirth complications and other crucial surgeries. Thursday,...More..

FDA approves first genetic therapy for inherited disease
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

FDA approves first genetic therapy for inherited disease

But now the FDA has rubber-stamped the approval of Luxturna, the first ever gene therapy it has backed, all the attention is now on Spark, and what price it plans to charge for the therapy. "The hype for gene...More..

Cruise operator Carnival beats Street on boost from ticket prices
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Cruise operator Carnival beats Street on boost from ticket prices

Its up 8.26% from 12,100 shares previously. Berenberg downgraded the stock to "Hold" rating in Monday, December 19 report. (NYSE:T) has "Equal-Weight" rating given on Wednesday, September 27 by Morgan Stanley. ...More..

New Practice Standard: Flu Shots Okay for Egg Allergy Sufferers
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

New Practice Standard: Flu Shots Okay for Egg Allergy Sufferers

But a national panel of experts said Tuesday that egg allergies shouldn't prevent anyone from getting the shot and that reactions to the vaccine are no more likely among those with allergies than anyone else. S...More..

by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

CDC can say 'fetus,' insists there's no ban on words

The Washington Post reported Saturday that the Trump administration has informed multiple divisions within HHS that they should avoid using certain words or phrases in official documents being drafted for next...More..

WannaCry cyber attack: North Korea was 'directly responsible'
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

WannaCry cyber attack: North Korea was 'directly responsible'

Homeland Security Adviser Tom Bossert made the announcement in a Wall Street Journal op-ed, and was expected to provide more details in a briefing with reporters early Tuesday. " WannaCry was indiscriminat...More..

BJP MLA calls Virat and Anushka 'unpatriotic' for marrying outside India
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

BJP MLA calls Virat and Anushka 'unpatriotic' for marrying outside India

Virat gives a cracking reply After things started to settle down for the newly wedded power couple, Virat and Anushka took to social media to respond to as much as the wishes they can. The newlyweds will most l...More..

Delhi Metro's Magenta Line crashes into wall, a week before inauguration
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Delhi Metro's Magenta Line crashes into wall, a week before inauguration

Noida and Greater Noida are set to enjoy strong metro rail connectivity by April 2018, with the Kalkaji Mandir-Botanical Garden section of the Delhi Metro's Magenta Line set to open on December 25 and the Noi...More..

Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Sarah Mullally is first woman appointed Bishop of London

Bishop Sarah said that having lived and worked in London for over 32 years, "the thought of returning here is about returning home". Bishop Mullally was not listed among the top eight candidates by bookmakers...More..

Health experts urge flu vaccinations to prevent infection, spread
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Health experts urge flu vaccinations to prevent infection, spread

The flu vaccine is typically 40 to 60% effective. "The best way to protect yourself is to be immunized and it's also the best way to protect others including those who are going through chemotherapy treatment...More..

Gujarat Polls: EVMs are tampered: Hardik
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Gujarat Polls: EVMs are tampered: Hardik

Hardik Patel said, stressing that India should go back to ballot papers for voting, the way it is done in many other countries. He termed EVMs a "big threat to Indian democracy". "EVM is a standalone machine, ...More..

Barry Sherman: Family disputes reports on mystery double death in Canada
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Barry Sherman: Family disputes reports on mystery double death in Canada

Canadian police are investigating the mysterious deaths of pharmaceuticals billionaire Barry Sherman, founder of Apotex Inc., and his wife, Honey, whose bodies were found in their Toronto mansion on Friday....More..

by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Shareholder Gotham Asset Management LLC Has Upped Cisco Sys INC (CSCO) Holding

The stock increased 2.28% or $0.31 during the last trading session, reaching $13.88. Cimpress N.V. (NASDAQ:CMPR) has declined 6.38% since December 17, 2016 and is downtrending. (NASDAQ:CSCO) rating on Thursday,...More..

Twitter reacts to the triumphant return of Aaron Rodgers
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Twitter reacts to the triumphant return of Aaron Rodgers

The Panthers turned one of Rodgers' three interceptions into points, as a third quarter pick by Colin Jones led to Byrd's first touchdown reception. Rodgers was not himself in his first game back from a br...More..

Snow Monkeys Don't Care If They Hump Deer Or Other Monkeys
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

Snow Monkeys Don't Care If They Hump Deer Or Other Monkeys

Upon further study, researchers confirmed the behavior to be sexual in nature, although the reasoning behind it is still unclear. In the study, scientists documented Japanese macaques , or snow monkeys , re...More..

SC defers deadline to linK Aadhaar with bank a/cs
by | Sunday, December 17, 2017

SC defers deadline to linK Aadhaar with bank a/cs

The Supreme Court had said on 27th November that constitution of constitution bench will be considered for consideration of the petitions challenging the move of the Center to make it mandatory to link the bene...More..