China Just Successfully Cloned a Monkey for the First Time in History

The cloning was reported in the prestigious scientific journal. Named after the adjective "Zhōnghuá", which refers to the Chinese nation or people, the wee siblings help usher in a new era of research with customizable populations of genetically un... More..

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Galveston County reports first flu-related death in 4 years
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Galveston County reports first flu-related death in 4 years

According to hospitalization numbers from the Oklahoma State Department of Health, residents in Oklahoma and Tulsa counties accounted for the most flu hospitalizations in the state. Philip Keiser said. In ...More..

UN Accuses Congo Forces Of Targeting Officials During Deadly Protests
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

UN Accuses Congo Forces Of Targeting Officials During Deadly Protests

The Catholic Church, which is highly influential in Congo, has become increasingly vocal in its condemnation of Kabila staying in power. Security forces shot dead at least six people and wounded dozens more a...More..

Levels of violent crime rise to 'shocking' levels
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Levels of violent crime rise to 'shocking' levels

Suffolk police said its crime rate per head of population, was lower than the national average and placed it the 17th lowest of all forces. Vicky Foxcroft, a Labour MP who chairs the Youth Violence Commission...More..

Cuomo signs executive order to combat flu epidemic in NY
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Cuomo signs executive order to combat flu epidemic in NY

Cuomo signed an executive order allowing pharmacists to give children flu vaccinations. Officials say over the past week, more than 7,700 laboratory-confirmed cases were reported to the state and more t...More..

'I Would Love To' Testify Under Oath to Mueller
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

'I Would Love To' Testify Under Oath to Mueller

Next, Mueller is expected to schedule an interview with Trump in coming weeks to discuss those events, according to a person familiar with the matter. The DACA program is slated to end on March 5, but Trump...More..

Cigarette a Day Nonetheless Raises Coronary heart Illness Danger: Research
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Cigarette a Day Nonetheless Raises Coronary heart Illness Danger: Research

Smoking can cause a drastic detrimental effect on your health, affecting many elements of the body including your circulation, your heart, your brain, your lungs and your fertility. The results, published by ...More..

Padmaavat Protests: Day After Attack On Gurugram School Bus, 18 People Arrested
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Padmaavat Protests: Day After Attack On Gurugram School Bus, 18 People Arrested

A number of fringe groups had threatened multiplex, theatre and cinema hall owners against the screening of the movie alleging that it portrayed the character of "Rani Padmavati" in "poor light". On Wednesday's...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Abbott Laboratories (NASDAQ:ABT) Expected To Report Earnings On Wednesday

Harding Loevner Ltd Partnership holds 4.17 million shares or 0.86% of its portfolio. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT ) has risen 15.90% since January 24, 2017 and is uptrending. Abbott Laboratories' fourth-qua...More..

'Overwhelmed' by 'Secret Superstar' success in China: Aamir
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

'Overwhelmed' by 'Secret Superstar' success in China: Aamir

Secret Superstar , Aamir Khan's latest film conquering China's box office, shows no signs of slowing down after the first weekend. Close to Rs 175 cr in 3 days. Last year, Dangal took China's box office by st...More..

Haryana Min expresses concern over Gurugram school bus attack
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Haryana Min expresses concern over Gurugram school bus attack

A video which went viral clearly shows how goons protesting " Padmaavat " targeted school bus carrying school kids and pelted stones shattering windows and scared kids crouching in a bus. The apex court had ear...More..

Pakistan Wins Second T20, Creates A Unique Record Of Its Own Kind
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Pakistan Wins Second T20, Creates A Unique Record Of Its Own Kind

Ahmed Shehzad has returned to the playing XI, displacing all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz. New Zealand head the series with a 1-0 lead in the three-match series. The New Zealand top order failed miserably and ...More..

Turmeric may help boost memory, lower Alzheimer's risk
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Turmeric may help boost memory, lower Alzheimer's risk

Consuming curcumin may improve memory performance in middle-aged and older individuals, and may also lead to less neuropathological accumulation in the amygdala and hypothalamus. A new study published online Ja...More..

Enugu Govt Sensitises Residents On Dangers Of Lassa Fever
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Enugu Govt Sensitises Residents On Dangers Of Lassa Fever

Okorocha told the News Agency of Nigeria, NAN, in Owerri that the disease was discovered in one of the hospitals in Orlu Local Government area of the state. It added that the national guidelines for infection p...More..

Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Researchers have found a link between flu and heart attack

This puts everyone, especially people over 65, those who have the influenza B infection and those who are experiencing their first heart attack, in a particularly precarious position during those early days...More..

Facebook Scoops Up Digital Verification Startup, Confirm.io
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Facebook Scoops Up Digital Verification Startup, Confirm.io

But the acquisition comes amid broader efforts by Facebook to confirm the identities of its users to protect their accounts and prevent people from using its platform to influence political elections. The compa...More..

Democrats Must Reject Mitch McConnell's Bad Deal To End The Government Shutdown
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Democrats Must Reject Mitch McConnell's Bad Deal To End The Government Shutdown

He says the soldiers and their families "shouldn't have to worry about getting paid". The U.S. government has shut down before, including in 2013, in a partisan deadlock over health care policy and funding....More..

Gareth Bale form boosting Real Madrid confidence - Zinedine Zidane
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Gareth Bale form boosting Real Madrid confidence - Zinedine Zidane

Meanwhile, Arsenal qualified for the final of the Carabao Cup after they defeated Chelsea 2-1. However, Javier Eraso leveled the aggregate score for the visitors on the half-hour mark after a woeful error fro...More..

by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Afghanistan | Insurgents attack children's group in Afghanistan, 3 dead

Four heavily armed men rushed inside, firing wildly, and rocket-propelled grenades were fired at the building.... The attack began with a suicide auto bomb outside the office at around 9 a.m., followed by gun...More..

Sydney Bracing For Major Train Disruptions
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Sydney Bracing For Major Train Disruptions

But the Fair Work Commission today ruled the strike action should be suspended for six weeks. The suspension will last for six weeks, with staffers not allowed to strike within that time period. Mr Seck arg...More..

Cigarettes May Increase Tobacco Use In Kids
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Cigarettes May Increase Tobacco Use In Kids

The National Academies study is the most comprehensive review of research on e-cigarettes to date. But their long term effects remain unknown. The conclusion echoes a study by the University of MI that ...More..

Joe Root's replacement for Twenty20 Trans-Tasman series announced
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Joe Root's replacement for Twenty20 Trans-Tasman series announced

England will play two group games against Australia on February 7 and 10 in Hobart and Melbourne before heading over to New Zealand for another two group matches against the Black Caps on February 13 and 18. "I...More..

US Designates Indian-Origin UK Citizen as Global Terrorist
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

US Designates Indian-Origin UK Citizen as Global Terrorist

Speaking further, the US State Department said: "Today's action notifies the USA public and the global community that Dhar and Gaini have committed or pose a significant risk of committing acts of terrorism"....More..

Chinese Lab Clones the World's First Primates Using Dolly-the-Sheep Technique
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Chinese Lab Clones the World's First Primates Using Dolly-the-Sheep Technique

Although he was able to produce stem-cell lines from cloned human and monkey embryos, his team's primate pregnancies never resulted in a live birth. "There's a great deal of advance yet to be made". But whi...More..

Student recounts 'heinous' high school shooting
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Student recounts 'heinous' high school shooting

Mark Ray is a preacher at Benton Church of Christ and a parent of two students who attend the high school. "Just terrified for their kids", said Garland, whose 16-year-old son jumped into someone's vehicle to e...More..

Stephanie McMahon To Join Commentary Team For Key Match At Royal Rumble
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Stephanie McMahon To Join Commentary Team For Key Match At Royal Rumble

Like with all "Big Four" PPVs, there will be an NXT TakeOver special, Raw , and SmackDown in the days surrounding the Royal Rumble in Phoenix. A Kickoff show will presumably take place one to two hours p...More..

Obasanjo's letter to Buhari wrongly channeled - APC Youth leader
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Obasanjo's letter to Buhari wrongly channeled - APC Youth leader

The PDP explained that the solution does not lie in creating another political quicksand in a third force but consolidating on a rescue mission with the repositioned PDP which Nigerians have already embraced. O...More..

CHAN 2018: Eagles go for Equatorial Guinea jugular
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

CHAN 2018: Eagles go for Equatorial Guinea jugular

The Super Eagles of Nigeria B team have qualified for the quarter finals of the ongoing CHAN tournament in Morocco after coming from behind to defeat Equatorial Guinea by 3-1 in the final group C fixture in Aga...More..

American Lung Association urges smoke free workplace law
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

American Lung Association urges smoke free workplace law

Increasing the funding for tobacco control programs will give Arizona a powerful opportunity to bring these programs to communities that still use tobacco at higher rates and who have been targeted by the tobac...More..

Is your dog suffering from flu? Here's how you can detect it
by | Thursday, January 25, 2018

Is your dog suffering from flu? Here's how you can detect it

Veterinarians are concerned about the dog flu, also known as canine influenza, and it's highly contagious. But don't panic if your dog starts coming down with flu-like symptoms. Animal experts say Canine Influe...More..