Woman dies of flesh-eating bacteria after Hurricane Harvey

Tina Tilea, an administrative specialist at the center, said: "God has gained an awesome angel". "It's shocking", said Dr. David Persse, the city's crisis restorative administrations chief told the Houston Chronicle . 15 of "flood-related necrotiz... More..

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Korea's Labor, Financial Sectors Rank 73rd and 74th in Global Competitiveness
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Korea's Labor, Financial Sectors Rank 73rd and 74th in Global Competitiveness

The ranking assesses 137 countries according to 12 categories, from Infrastructure to Labour market efficiency. The latest Global Competitiveness Report , released on September 27, places Switzerland on to...More..

Ex-Tehelka journo Tarun Tejpal charged with rape of colleague
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Ex-Tehelka journo Tarun Tejpal charged with rape of colleague

Tejpal has pleaded guilty to charges under sections 341, 342, 354 A&B and 376 sub sections 2, Francisco added. He is accused of raping a junior woman colleague inside a lift at the Hotel Grand Hyatt during an...More..

Aamir Khan's character from Secret Superstar is going to be a riot
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Aamir Khan's character from Secret Superstar is going to be a riot

Singer Monali Thakur, who is playing herself, in the movie said that she "was in love with his look" in the movie. In the video, we can actually see that how Aamir Khan has transformed himself from the hone...More..

Howlin is 'no Corbynista' - but he is happy to get a snap
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Howlin is 'no Corbynista' - but he is happy to get a snap

In the conversation, he also predicted Mr Sarwar could not last more than four years in the role if he won. The incident follows claims that Mr Rowley used his appearance at First Minister's Questions last we...More..

Salman Khan opens up about his first salary and it's surprising
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Salman Khan opens up about his first salary and it's surprising

For all the ones who are curious, let us tell you that the Bigg Boss in Salman Khan's life is none other than the actor's father and renowned writer Salim Khan or at least that's what the superstar says. Th...More..

Nigeria pulls out of 90 worldwide bodies - Adeosun
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Nigeria pulls out of 90 worldwide bodies - Adeosun

Although she did not name the organisations which Nigeria would be cutting ties with, Adeosun disclosed that the committee was given two weeks within which to review the recommendations after which a final deci...More..

Alicia Keys stars in breast cancer awareness campaign
by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

Alicia Keys stars in breast cancer awareness campaign

Thus, every year, Stella McCartney honours Breast Cancer Awareness month with support from her brand and this year, icon Alicia Keys is the face of that endeavour. Founded in 1979, the Memorial Sloan Kett...More..

by | Thursday, September 28, 2017

National Football League ratings dip? Um, not for the Dallas Cowboys

The performance of "The Star-Spangled Banner" was promoted on-air before it was performed, with an all-caps onscreen legend reading "National Anthem Coming Up Next" on top of a shot of USA troops holding flags ...More..

The GOP's latest Obamacare repeal bill is dead
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

The GOP's latest Obamacare repeal bill is dead

The announcement confirms an anticipated dash to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell who said he hoped to see a vote on the legislation this week. Susan Collins (R-Maine) tweeted her opposition to the bill , b...More..

Justice Dept. to Argue for Allowing Discrimination of LGBTQ Workers
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Justice Dept. to Argue for Allowing Discrimination of LGBTQ Workers

Officials from the Department of Justice appeared in court yesterday to argue that discrimination against gay employees is legal. The EEOC's position is that Title VII's protection against discrimination on t...More..

Elderly woman dies of flesh-eating bacterial infection contracted in Harvey floodwaters
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Elderly woman dies of flesh-eating bacterial infection contracted in Harvey floodwaters

Reed, who lived in the city's Kingwood community, was the second known case of the bacteria associated with Harvey floodwaters. Since 2010, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has documented 700 ...More..

HIV rates on rise among over 50s in Europe
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

HIV rates on rise among over 50s in Europe

Experts argue sexual health programs should increasingly target this demographic, as well as the younger population. "Our results illustrate a clear need to provide a comprehensive program of HIV prevention.....More..

Axa Sells 21868 Shares of Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (GNCA)
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Axa Sells 21868 Shares of Genocea Biosciences, Inc. (GNCA)

Genocea Biosciences was founded by Robert Paull and Kevin J. Bitterman on August 16, 2006 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA. On July 24 the stock rating was upgraded from "Overweight" to "Buy" by analysts ...More..

Inhaled Toy Triggers 'Traffic Jam' in Lungs 40 Years Later
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Inhaled Toy Triggers 'Traffic Jam' in Lungs 40 Years Later

The man's pneumonia was treated with antibiotics, but he continued to have a phlegmy cough, so he was sent to a lung specialist. After an x-ray showed a mass on the lung, coupled with the man's former smoki...More..

ICICI Lombard shares debut at 2.9% discount
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

ICICI Lombard shares debut at 2.9% discount

The stock listed at Rs 650, down 1.66 per cent against the issue price on the BSE. The Rs 5,700-crore IPO of ICICI Lombard garnered three times subscription. "Even though Fairfax has become a minority stakeho...More..

US prepared for NK military option
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

US prepared for NK military option

Mattis said the United States was continuing to put pressure on the North's leadership through diplomatic channels. US President Donald Trump said Tuesday he is "totally prepared" to use military option...More..

Study shows potential breakthrough in diagnosing CTE in living humans
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Study shows potential breakthrough in diagnosing CTE in living humans

There is severe deposition of tau protein in the frontal lobes of the brain (top row). Absent being able to diagnose the disease in living patients, researchers can not develop treatments for CTE. "They observe...More..

Eagles Bring Back RB Kenjon Barner on a 1-year Deal
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Eagles Bring Back RB Kenjon Barner on a 1-year Deal

Barner, 28, spent the last two seasons with the Eagles after he was acquired in a trade with the Panthers. Barner had 27 carries for 129 yards in Doug Pederson's offense a year ago. He also became known as a ...More..

Mike Bernier announces BC Liberal leadership bid
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Mike Bernier announces BC Liberal leadership bid

That string of balanced budgets and growing surpluses may be his biggest asset, and also a liability with party members who are still recovering from the party's slow-motion fall from power over the summer. One...More..

ICC Announces New Changes To The Laws Of Cricket, Effective September 28
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

ICC Announces New Changes To The Laws Of Cricket, Effective September 28

The ICC is acting after changes were made to the Marylebone Cricket Club Code of Laws, with alterations to on-field discipline giving officials the power to dismiss batsmen from a Test match for level-four ...More..

Billy Donovan says Carmelo Anthony is starting at power forward
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Billy Donovan says Carmelo Anthony is starting at power forward

The Carmelo Anthony era in NY is officially over. He's probably a full-time four at this point in his career, especially given Oklahoma City's lack of frontcourt depth. Still, everyone should take notice of...More..

DiCaprio and Scorsese Revive Their Theodore Roosevelt Film
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

DiCaprio and Scorsese Revive Their Theodore Roosevelt Film

DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson are producing through their Appian Way banner, with Scorsese and Emma Koskoff through Sikelia. Morris actually penned a trilogy of Roosevelt biographies, the second of whi...More..

Coach Tomlin: Unsure Why Villanueva Apologized, 'Had Nothing To Apologize For'
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Coach Tomlin: Unsure Why Villanueva Apologized, 'Had Nothing To Apologize For'

We believe in impact. On Monday, he retweeted a photo of a National Football League player and US Army veteran who was killed in action in 2004, with the hashtag "stand for our anthem". So we're not participa...More..

Sex diseases in USA surge to record high
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Sex diseases in USA surge to record high

Of more than 600 congenital syphilis cases reported in 2016, more than 40 resulted in death or severe complications. According to the Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance Report , there were 27,814 ne...More..

Flu Season Starts Early-Clinics Scheduled Next Two Months
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Flu Season Starts Early-Clinics Scheduled Next Two Months

You can read all sorts of health department data here on the flu . ".we have plenty of locations throughout the county different times we advertise here". Many others may have had the virus, but avoided hos...More..

Brazil squad arrives in city for Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Brazil squad arrives in city for Federation Internationale de Football Association U-17 World Cup

In football there are no impossibilities and we will enter the field like lions to try and win the game". We are aiming for victory in every game. This will ensure that numerous players in the current India U...More..

Jogging strollers recalled for fall risk
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Jogging strollers recalled for fall risk

The recall involves the stroller sold in several colors: orange inside/green outside and black; green and black; blue and black; pink and black; orange and black; gray and black; and orange outside/gray insid...More..

Thousands of illegal drugs seized in Portugal
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Thousands of illegal drugs seized in Portugal

OVER €850,000 worth of counterfeit or illegal prescription medicines have been taken off the streets this year as Revenue, gardaí and the Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) conducted Operation Pangea. ...More..

The heaviest woman on Earth died this Monday morning
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The heaviest woman on Earth died this Monday morning

Because of its weight, Eman had had a stroke and suffered from diabetes, high blood pressure, depression and insomnia. Eman left Mumbai on 4 May after a public spat between her sister and doctors at the Saife...More..