Britain to hold inquiry into contaminated blood scandal which killed 2400

Many of those affected were haemophiliacs - born with a condition which means that their blood does not clot properly, meaning any bleeding incident could potentially be fatal. An emergency debate had been on the cards for later on Tuesday which was ... More..

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Type O blood in critical short supply
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Type O blood in critical short supply

John Gullam, Director of Donor Resources said it's the lowest levels seen in recent years for type O blood. Blood Centers of the Pacific, which serves more than 50 hospitals in Northern California, is calli...More..

Led research shows potential for world-first gonorrhoea vaccine
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Led research shows potential for world-first gonorrhoea vaccine

Untreated infection can lead to infertility, pelvic inflammatory disease and be passed on to a child during pregnancy. It can also facilitate the transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). A disc...More..

United Kingdom court rehears Charlie Gard case in light of new evidence
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

United Kingdom court rehears Charlie Gard case in light of new evidence

The presiding judge said that he would examine the new evidence in full on Thursday and may be able to give a ruling by then. "Charlie's parents look forward to new evidence being heard before the High Cour...More..

China, US to join forces on economy
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

China, US to join forces on economy

Observers say that it could take a long time before producing a consensus. "So we have to see", she said. While the response by the USA military is to a certain extent a show of force, the firing drill was un...More..

James joins Bayern on two-year loan
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

James joins Bayern on two-year loan

It is the second time Ancelotti has moved to sign Rodriguez in his career after he splashed out almost £70m to bring the player to Madrid following a stunning World Cup in 2014. James joined Real Madrid from ...More..

Cultivating purpose in life ensures better sleep at night
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Cultivating purpose in life ensures better sleep at night

Researchers asked participants to answer a 10-question survey on objective in life and a 32-question survey on sleep and found that people who felt that had goal were less likely to suffer from sleep-related ...More..

Buffett donates $3.17b to Gates charity, four others
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Buffett donates $3.17b to Gates charity, four others

Buffett Foundation, headed by his older son; the Sherwood Foundation, headed by his daughter, Susan; and the NoVo Foundation, headed by his younger son, Peter. He has given away more than US$27.5b since 2006. ...More..

by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Froome's teammate Thomas crashes out of Tour de France

The British Chris Froome (Sky) retained the leader's yellow jersey after the hilly stage that took the time to Spaniard Alberto Contador on the eve of the first rest day. Froome and the other 181 riders still...More..

Roger Federer enhances Wimbledon favourite credentials with easy win over Grigor Dimitrov
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Roger Federer enhances Wimbledon favourite credentials with easy win over Grigor Dimitrov

The Swiss always looked in control on Monday, holding serve comfortably and playing the crunch points better than his 26-year-old opponent in a win that oozed confidence and control. Monday will be another tric...More..

Andy Murray starting to find top gear ahead of Wimbledon run in
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Andy Murray starting to find top gear ahead of Wimbledon run in

A wobble saw him concede a third break of the match to draw level on three games apiece, but again Paire couldn't hold on to his lead-this time at 4-3-and lost three successive games as the second set went to h...More..

Shop that sold Euromillion jackpot winning ticket to be revealed today
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Shop that sold Euromillion jackpot winning ticket to be revealed today

Mr Griffin added: "If somebody out there has discovered they are the victor we advise them to stay calm". So it will be a great boost and it means a lot to me, it will be a big advertisement for the shop and...More..

'True Blood' Star Nelsan Ellis Abused Drugs and Alcohol Before Death
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

'True Blood' Star Nelsan Ellis Abused Drugs and Alcohol Before Death

However, his family believes he would now want them to speak out "in an attempt to help others". 'On the morning of Saturday July 8th, after four days in Woodhull Hospital, Nelsan was pronounced dead . Nelsa...More..

Mass evacuations, burned property as massive wildfires rage in California (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Mass evacuations, burned property as massive wildfires rage in California (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The blaze about 60 miles north of Sacramento grew rapidly to more than 18 sq.km and was almost 20 percent contained, according to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection . Two hundred homes i...More..

Transit Train Derailed At New York's Penn Station, Ended With Minor Injuries
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Transit Train Derailed At New York's Penn Station, Ended With Minor Injuries

Jenna of Fairlawn said she was concerned about Tuesday mornings commute, although Monday's went well. "We're not bringing a new station to Penn Station , we're not replacing all the infrastructure, but the inf...More..

by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

China and North Korea along with Russian Federation meddled with US Elections

Trump was referring to North Korea's test-launch Tuesday of an unarmed ballistic missile that for the first time demonstrated the range needed to reach US soil. China would be an important ally for the plan to...More..

Senator Charles Schumer wants FDA to investgate health effects of snortable chocolate
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Senator Charles Schumer wants FDA to investgate health effects of snortable chocolate

According to its website, the substance is raw cacao powder and is infused with a "special energy blend' resulting in a "euphoric runners high" and a rush of serotonin causing a "euphoria similar to the feeling...More..

Research: More sleep could prevent Alzheimer's
by | Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Research: More sleep could prevent Alzheimer's

Bendlin did note that, "It's still unclear if sleep may affect the development of the disease or if the disease affects the quality of sleep ". CBN News has reported over the years that other remedies and ...More..

James Corden expecting third child with wife Julia Carey
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

James Corden expecting third child with wife Julia Carey

James and Julia couldn't be happier. James Corden and his wife, Julia, are expecting their third baby, a rep for Corden confirms with The Hollywood Reporter . " People always talk about me and how much wo...More..

Brutal day culls 12 riders from Tour de France field
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Brutal day culls 12 riders from Tour de France field

Froome now leads Fabio Aru by 18 seconds overall, with Frenchman Romain Bardet 51 seconds back in third. Porte's crash was the most sickening, as he clipped the grass verge on the inside of a bend on the li...More..

Gas prices wavering, but mostly down in Livingston County
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Gas prices wavering, but mostly down in Livingston County

That's less than the national average which increased 3.4 cents per gallon to $2.25. A year ago, the average was $2.35. According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on July 10 in OH have ranged wi...More..

Campaigners seek to appeal verdict on arms exports to Saudi Arabia
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Campaigners seek to appeal verdict on arms exports to Saudi Arabia

The CAAT claims the coalition is guilty of "repeated and serious breaches" of global humanitarian law, and created a humanitarian catastrophe - destroying vital infrastructure and leaving 80% of the population ...More..

by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Donald Trump meets Asian leaders on corralling Kim

Of course, we also see the sensitive issues remain in China-U.S. relationship. HORSLEY: Yes. North Korea was very much front and center in these back-to-back meetings that President Trump had this afternoon w...More..

Vatican says no to gluten-free communion wafers - but GMOs are OK
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Vatican says no to gluten-free communion wafers - but GMOs are OK

Cardinal Sarah notes that, while religious communities used to provide the bread and wine, it is increasingly available in supermarkets and online. 'It is altogether forbidden to use wine of doubtful authenti...More..

Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Gonorrhoea gets hard to treat

The WHO's program for monitoring trends in drug-resistant gonorrhea found in a study that from 2009 to 2014 there was widespread resistance to the first-line medicine ciprofloxacin, increasing resistance to...More..

China issues safety advisory for citizens travelling to India
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

China issues safety advisory for citizens travelling to India

However, they sounded confident of resolving the issue diplomatically, citing resolution of border skirmishes in the pass through dialogue. "Under India's logic, if the Pakistani government requests, a third ...More..

Shastri, Sehwag, Moody to be interviewed by CAC
by | Monday, July 10, 2017

Shastri, Sehwag, Moody to be interviewed by CAC

The coaching issue snowballed after Anil Kumble quit the post shortly after the ICC Champions Trophy, where India lost to Pakistan in the final. Ravi Shastri , Virender Sehwag and Tom Moody are among s...More..

Raptors will trade Cory Joseph to IN for CJ Miles
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Raptors will trade Cory Joseph to IN for CJ Miles

Looking down the barrel of some significant luxury tax penalties, Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri is moving swiftly to get below the tax line while keeping his team competitive in the wide-open Eastern Confer...More..

Drug-laced gummy bears send 11 IN teens to hospital
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Drug-laced gummy bears send 11 IN teens to hospital

When police arrived, they found a 19-year-old male on the side of the road. The man reported told a deputy he was sick after ingested an unknown drug and want to go to the emergency room. Police say they respon...More..

Barack Obama Takes Baby Selfies With Alaskan Mom, Sets Internet Ablaze
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Barack Obama Takes Baby Selfies With Alaskan Mom, Sets Internet Ablaze

Obama inside a waiting area at the airport for travelers taking private flights. And, as if from a dream, Obama came up to her and asked about her adorable 6-month-old daughter, Giselle. According to reports,...More..

Jose Mourinho to deal another Chelsea blow by signing James Rodriguez
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Jose Mourinho to deal another Chelsea blow by signing James Rodriguez

The Spanish forward impressed during his two-season stay in Turin and Morata earned a £29m move back to Real Madrid last summer. Chelsea boss Antonio Conte is an admirer of the talented playmaker and is loo...More..

Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri collapses during pre-season friendly
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Ajax midfielder Abdelhak Nouri collapses during pre-season friendly

An ambulance was swiftly on the scene as further CPR was given to the youngster, and after being flown away to hospital in a helicopter, supporters were asked to leave the stadium. "He is stable, has heart rate...More..

Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia and its allies slam Qatar
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Gulf crisis: Saudi Arabia and its allies slam Qatar

In this context, Boris Johnson, the UK's foreign minister arrived to Kuwait yesterday, while his U.S. counterpart Rex Tillerson is expected to be in Kuwait tomorrow to discuss developments of the situation and ...More..

Presidential election ; BJP claims non-NDA support
by | Sunday, July 09, 2017

Presidential election ; BJP claims non-NDA support

Four MLAs of the Kirori Lal Meena led National Peoples Party in Rajasthan will support NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind in the presidential election. Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, along with his minister...More..

US, China to meet in Washington on July 19 for economic talks
by | Saturday, July 08, 2017

US, China to meet in Washington on July 19 for economic talks

Tuesday's missile test represented a major milestone for North Korea in its controversial pursuit of a weapons programme capable of delivering a nuclear attack on the United States . Trump has urged Xi to us...More..