Ethiopia's Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus elected World Health Organization director

Dr Adhanom also served as Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ethiopia from 2012-2016. The former health minister has been dogged by allegations that he covered up cholera outbreaks while he worked in Ethiopia, and protesters have occasionally interrupted... More..

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Instagram Direct now supports links
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Instagram Direct now supports links

Adding links and removing cropping restrictions are small changes, but help make using Instagram DMs frictionless and more useful. Link sharing is now present for iOS and Android users of Instagram version 10.2...More..

Maharashtra minister, cops at Dawood niece's wedding create row; inquiry ordered
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Maharashtra minister, cops at Dawood niece's wedding create row; inquiry ordered

Nashik police commissioner Ravindra Singhal has ordered an inquiry into the presence of the policemen. What most find surprising is the fact that Girish Mahajan is considered to be close to Chief Minister De...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

US Ends Arctic Council Chairmanship By Signing Treaty on Carbon Emissions

Paris Agreement on Climate. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is in Alaska for the meeting of the Arctic Council. Mr Tillerson is hosting the Arctic Council, where many delegates from some of the countr...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Champions Trophy success hinges on execution for India's Kohli

Sometimes as a human being, you need to realise your limitations and take a few steps backwards. "It was so freakish, everything we tried was just going against us". If you think he was just joking then check...More..

Foreign meetings omitted from Sessions' security clearance
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Foreign meetings omitted from Sessions' security clearance

Justice Department spokeswoman Sarah Isgur Flores told CNN that the Federal Bureau of Investigation told Sessions and his staff that he didn't need to mention meetings he had as a senator. . Sessions recus...More..

More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at home
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

More Americans with Alzheimer's are dying at home

Kenilworth, NJ-based Merck ( MRK ) tells FOX Business that they are now evaluating verubecestat (MK-8931), an investigational once daily pill, which is now in a Phase 3 study for its ability to slow the progres...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Impact of caffeine on teenagers

He didn't do any of that". While energy drinks account for just a small segment of the non-alcoholic beverages industry, they are very popular with young people. Caffeine's main effect on your body is to ma...More..

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (PBYI), Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH)
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (PBYI), Union Bankshares Corporation (UBSH)

On the other hand the company has Relative Strength Index (RSI 14) of 79.68 along with Average True Range (ATR 14) of 5.07, Consequently Puma Biotechnology (NASDAQ: PBYI)'s weekly and monthly volatility is 28....More..

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP (NYSE:BIP) Valuation According To Analysts
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Brookfield Infrastructure Partners LP (NYSE:BIP) Valuation According To Analysts

Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners had 8 analyst reports since August 19, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. COPYRIGHT VIOLATION NOTICE: "Brookfield Renewable Partners (BEP) Given News Impact Rating of 0.24" ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

U.S. appeals court appears divided in CFPB regulator case

But several judges questioned the extent to which the CFPB's statutory responsibilities - and the director's power to fulfill those duties - limit the president's authority compared to other independent agencie...More..

GEORGE WILL: A portentous election in the Peach State
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

GEORGE WILL: A portentous election in the Peach State

However, the race is unusual because of the sheer magnitude of money being spent on it, most of it coming from outside the district. Since the jungle primary, the financial disparity between Ossoff and Ha...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Manchester terrorist's brother 'aware of attacker's plans' - bomber's father also arrested

ET) in the evening, the broadcaster said. The sophistication of the bombing has led British security forces to conclude that the perpetrator of the assault in Manchester received support from a network of ext...More..

Global Drug Survey 2017: Marijuana and mushrooms are the safest recreational drugs
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Global Drug Survey 2017: Marijuana and mushrooms are the safest recreational drugs

The victor for the title of safest recreational drug is magic mushrooms , a new study reports. The results are based on the percentage of people who sought emergency medical treatment after taking one of th...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Video Shows Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Watching Attack on Washington Protesters

The U.S. respects Turkish concerns about its "by, with, and through" approach to the Syrian Democratic Forces led by the YPG, and will continue consulting with Ankara as the focus on combating IS continues, Nau...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Angry UK to confront Trump on leaks as North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders meet

During a meeting with European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, Trump "expressed concern that jobs in the USA would be lost because of Brexit", according to t...More..

Small amounts of alcohol increases risk of breast cancer
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Small amounts of alcohol increases risk of breast cancer

Mothers who breastfeed, however, were found to have a lower breast cancer risk. "It can be confusing with single studies when the findings get swept back and forth", said Anne McTiernan , a lead author of th...More..

Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

On May 10, the Vermont Legislature passed S.22 "An Act Relating To Eliminating Penalties for Possession of Limited Amounts of Marijuana by Adults 21 Years of Age and Older". Despite being approved by the ...More..

2 addiction counselors at halfway house die of drug overdose
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

2 addiction counselors at halfway house die of drug overdose

Freedom Ridge Recovery Lodge did not return phone calls for comment and, as of Wednesday, its website has been taken offline. On Sunday, around 2:15 PM local time, an ambulance showed up at the Freedom Ridge ...More..

PGA: Spieth believes good vibes at Colonial can provide momentum
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

PGA: Spieth believes good vibes at Colonial can provide momentum

Jordan Spieth always gets good vibes at Colonial , so his return to Hogan's Alley as defending champion might be coming at an opportune time. But thanks to some recent good news, on and off the course , ...More..

Lawmakers send Real ID bill to Wolf, who plans to sign it
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Lawmakers send Real ID bill to Wolf, who plans to sign it

The vote had those in the aviation industry breathing a sigh of relief. The debate changed a year ago, however, when federal Homeland Security advised that non-complying states' driver's licenses, by themselv...More..

Streetcat Bob Opens The London Cat Clinic
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Streetcat Bob Opens The London Cat Clinic

If you exude cattitude and have a history of feeding the neighbourhood moggies, we've found the flawless job for you. Are you a insane cat person and loves cats? But if you're still dying to cuddle cat...More..

When Is Memorial Day 2017?
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

When Is Memorial Day 2017?

The day was later changed to the last Monday of May, and will be celebrated this year on May 29. Gen. John A. Logan declared that Decoration Day should be observed on May 30...because flowers would be in bloom ...More..

Don't look back in anger, Manchester sings
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Don't look back in anger, Manchester sings

In an interview with Halliday, Lydia Bernsmeier-Rullow, the woman who kicked off the musical tribute, said it touched her heart to have the crowd join in. The explosion occurred at around 10:33 p.m. local time....More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Constellation bid for Brown-Forman rejected

CNBC reports that shares of Brown-Forman gained 12% over the last week amid takeover rumors. The rating was initiated by Sterne Agee CRT with "Buy" on Tuesday, July 21. The company's expected revenue in the ...More..

Marijuana extract helps with epilepsy
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Marijuana extract helps with epilepsy

Professor Orrin Devinsky , from New York University Langone Medical Center who co-led the worldwide trial , said: "Cannabidiol should not be viewed as a panacea for epilepsy , but for patients with especia...More..

Mertesacker primed to answer Arsenal SOS
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Mertesacker primed to answer Arsenal SOS

On Sunday he was thrown into action for the first time this season when Koscielny was sent off and Gabriel injured in the 3-1 win over Everton at the Emirates Stadium . We are sure our fans will understand...More..

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

According to CBO and JCT's analysis , enacting the latest version of H.R. 1628 would reduce the cumulative federal deficit over the 2017-2026 period by $119 billion. The two earliest versions of the bill could...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Estimated 23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill: CBO

It did not guess which states might do that, but the report says that one-sixth of the population could be subject to that instability. Instead, the Congressional Budget Office "score" of the bill passe...More..

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Zika hit Florida months before infections found, study says

It also means that mosquito control efforts can go a long way towards preventing outbreaks, he said. "It'll take throughout the summer for the fish population to build back up", Gale said. Global health offic...More..

Fitness trackers DON'T accurately count calories burned
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Fitness trackers DON'T accurately count calories burned

A new study says fitness bands can not accurately track energy expenditure . Yes and no, according to a new study from Stanford University . The most accurate heart rate readings were from the Apple Watc...More..

Reporter alleges GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Reporter alleges GOP House candidate 'body-slammed' him

After Jacobs got up and said he wanted the police called, and prepared to leave, Gianforte "looked at the three of us and repeatedly apologized". If convicted, Gianforte could face a maximum penalty of ...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

China says no one should bring chaos to Korean peninsula

He told reporters on Monday that France hopes the council will move ahead on a strong resolution that demands better implementation of existing sanctions and tougher new sanctions against North Korea . China...More..

Reporter alleges attack by Montana GOP hopeful
by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Reporter alleges attack by Montana GOP hopeful

Jacobs said that the alleged body slam caused his glasses to break. He has until June 7 to appear in court on the charge. "After asking Jacobs to lower the recorder, Jacobs declined". Gianforte's camp...More..

by | Thursday, May 25, 2017

Budget office to gauge health bill effect on coverage, cost

Democrats criticized what they viewed as the GOP's effort to rush the American Health Care Act through the U.S. House of Representatives earlier this month, before it had been properly vetted by the CBO. The...More..