Super Bowl tickets up 31 percent over last year

Yet here we are again. That is just to be honest. I have no idea who has the best offensive line or defensive line of the two teams , for instance, and I don't know much about any particular unit on either team for that matter. "And gamblers... More..

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Steve Kerr won't be fined for deleted tweet critical of National Basketball Association
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Steve Kerr won't be fined for deleted tweet critical of National Basketball Association

With more than half of the National Basketball Association season completed, there is a game between two elite teams. He's now scored at least 50 FanDuel points in five straight games. The game was tied 107-107...More..

Kerala Budget Sets Aside Rs 381 Cr towards Tourism Development, Marketing
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Kerala Budget Sets Aside Rs 381 Cr towards Tourism Development, Marketing

Similarly, the minister raised the tax rate on foreign-made liquor and wine to 78 percent and 25 percent, respectively. For the jugs containing more 400 ml liquor, the business duty will be expanded from 135% t...More..

by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Chidambaram slams Union Budget, terms mega healthcare scheme a 'jumla'

The coverage has now risen to Rs 5 lakh per family per year for secondary and tertiary-care hospitalisation. About Rs 14.34 lakh crore is to be spent on rural infrastructure . The total budget allocation f...More..

Dogs Bite Anxious People More
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Dogs Bite Anxious People More

One surprising reason for this? "There is also some suggestion that nervous and anxious people are more likely to have nervous dogs, whether that is through acquiring dogs with similar personalities, or through...More..

Despite AG advice, CBI moves SC to re-open Bofors case
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Despite AG advice, CBI moves SC to re-open Bofors case

The CBI approached the AG and informed him about fresh evidence following permission was orally given to file an appeal. During the hearing of Agrawal's plea January 16, Additional Solicitor General Maninde...More..

High doses of cellphone radiation linked to some cancers in rats
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

High doses of cellphone radiation linked to some cancers in rats

Scientists also measured rates of tumors in female rats. "It's a situation that allows us to express a potential biological event if one is going to occur", Bucher said. That debate has divided health agencie...More..

Tinubu Attacks Obasanjo over letter to Buhari
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Tinubu Attacks Obasanjo over letter to Buhari

He said the former President had the opportunity to have made the country great by providing good leadership, noting that if he had rid the country of corruption, the country would have been greater by now. Oba...More..

Nurse calls ER 'cesspool of funky flu' in viral video
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Nurse calls ER 'cesspool of funky flu' in viral video

The mother of four works in several emergency rooms in the Pensacola area in Florida's Panhandle. "They're waiting along with the flu right next to them so guess what?" Five flus walk in, 15 flus walk out! ...More..

Standing Instead Of Sitting All Day Could Help You Lose Weight
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Standing Instead Of Sitting All Day Could Help You Lose Weight

Dr. Francisco Lopez-Jimenez of the Mayo Clinic says even minimal activity throughout the day can help prevent heart attacks and stroke. According to a new research, a person can lose weight by replacing s...More..

Fed maintains interest rates amid inflation concerns
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Fed maintains interest rates amid inflation concerns

The TD Economics report is available here. Looking further on the meeting, the inflation rate is tallied and forecasted to hit the 2% target for 2018; they also hinted that investors can look forward to the...More..

Budget 2018: Weaving a garland of roads across India
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Budget 2018: Weaving a garland of roads across India

Cigna TTK Health managing director Sandeep Patel said the focus on health and wellness indicates that government is driving a robust health and well-being ecosystem. "We look forward to partnering with the go...More..

by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Trump to Approve Release of Memo on Friday, Says Senior Official

There's been a lot of chatter this week about the memo penned by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes and on Wednesday, the Federal Bureau of Investigation issued a remarkable statement . The ...More..

Some breast cancer treatments may impact heart function
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Some breast cancer treatments may impact heart function

And it stressed that breast cancer survivors can improve their chances of a long, healthy life by exercising regularly and sticking to a healthy diet. The problems can occur in patients with healthy hearts go...More..

OK Flu-Related Deaths Jumps To 92; More Than 2500 Hospitalizations
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

OK Flu-Related Deaths Jumps To 92; More Than 2500 Hospitalizations

The severity of the flu this season caused Challenger, Gray, & Christmas , an employment consulting firm, to update its original flu season prediction from mid-January , which projected more than $9.4 billion...More..

Cincinnati promotes women's heart health on Friday's National Wear Red Day
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Cincinnati promotes women's heart health on Friday's National Wear Red Day

Go Red for Women Director for the American Heart Association in Southwest Michigan Kimberly Earnshaw says patients should get their blood pressure taken regularly and correctly as well as their cholesterol...More..

Hyderabad shocker | Facebook friend rapes teenager inside movie hall during Padmaavat show
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Hyderabad shocker | Facebook friend rapes teenager inside movie hall during Padmaavat show

The accused has been identified as 23-year-old K Bhikshapati from Jangaon, an excavator operator. "While the girl was watching the movie, the accused assaulted her". "While the movie was in progress, he raped t...More..

Goodell defends refusing veteran group's ad in Super Bowl program
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Goodell defends refusing veteran group's ad in Super Bowl program

The Oneonta Veterans Club will be closed on Super Bowl Sunday, "In honor of our country, our flag, our veterans", according to its electric sign. That ad's message was, "Please Stand", an obvious allusion to ...More..

Alzheimer's blood test promises detection years before symptoms develop
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Alzheimer's blood test promises detection years before symptoms develop

The new blood test, developed by scientists from Japan and Australia, was tested on several hundred patients and found to be 90 percent accurate in predicting whether a person had an abnormal build up of amyloi...More..

Doping bans overturned for 28 Russian athletes ahead of Olympics
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Doping bans overturned for 28 Russian athletes ahead of Olympics

He adds that athletes for those not invited to Pyeongchang will study the verdicts before they "take further legal steps". But CAS slashed their lifetime Olympic bans to a ban from the Pyeongchang Games. Orga...More..

'Wear Red Day' slated for Friday
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

'Wear Red Day' slated for Friday

Heart disease is the No. 1 killer of women, causing one in three deaths of women in America. The American Heart Association hopes you'll participate in the 14 annual Go Red For Women movement to help save w...More..

Suit could force California to declare coffee a cancer risk
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Suit could force California to declare coffee a cancer risk

In addition to paying fines, the lawsuit wants companies to post warnings about acrylamide with an explanation about the potential risks of drinking coffee. Acrylamide is not added to our products, but results ...More..

Flu cases widespread across the state
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Flu cases widespread across the state

In North Somerset there were 95.3 GP recorded cases of flu for every 100,000 people in the week ending 14th January, indicating a high level of flu. A shortage of Tami-Flu is also complicating matters. Turnbu...More..

Two-part cancer treatment 'eliminates tumors in mice'
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Two-part cancer treatment 'eliminates tumors in mice'

He noted it's a good sign that both agents used in the new treatment are already being tested in people. Furthermore, one of them has already been approved for human use, while the other has been used in seve...More..

Panel recommends dismissal of suspended SEC DG, prosecution by ICPC
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Panel recommends dismissal of suspended SEC DG, prosecution by ICPC

The Panel also recommended that the suspended SEC director-general be referred to the Independent Corrupt Practices and other related offences Commission for further investigation of the allegation of using his...More..

Apple Denies Slowing Down Old iPhones to Drive Sales Following DOJ Investigation
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Apple Denies Slowing Down Old iPhones to Drive Sales Following DOJ Investigation

Apple Inc . (NASDAQ: AAPL ) has not responded a request for comment. The SEC declined to comment. Shares of the company fell less than 1 per cent to $166.97 in NY trading. It has also promised to include a ne...More..

Apparently Pizza For Breakfast Isn't The Worst Idea
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Apparently Pizza For Breakfast Isn't The Worst Idea

Of course, there's a lot to take into consideration, like type of cereal or pizza, for example. "But it's really an argument about choosing the lesser of two evils". "You could top your cereal with berries, w...More..

Global cancer survival rates improve, but gaps remain
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Global cancer survival rates improve, but gaps remain

The study also found significant variation worldwide in five-year survival among children diagnosed with the most common type of childhood cancer , acute lymphoblastic leukemia . Liver cancer survival incre...More..

FDA wants to stop abuse of Imodium
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

FDA wants to stop abuse of Imodium

While loperamide is safe at approved doses, there have been reports of serious heart problems and deaths with higher-than-recommended doses of the drug, primarily among individuals who were intentionally misusi...More..

Kamloops saw fewer illicit drug overdose deaths in 2017
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Kamloops saw fewer illicit drug overdose deaths in 2017

The coroner says four out of five of those who died were male. In December 2016, the B.C. Coroners Service created an overdose death investigation team to look into the circumstances of each death and come up...More..