Medicine

Thailand confirms two cases of Zika-linked microcephaly

In addition, there have been 693 cases of travel-related Zika in individuals in the state. This is the type of mosquito that can carry viruses such as Dengu...


Bullet-pens used to sign historic Colombia-FARC peace deal

He said: "In the name of FARC, I sincerely apologise to all the victims of the conflict for any pain we may have caused during this war". It was also celebrated...


Three-person fertility technique can rid world of genetic diseases

Before giving birth to her son in April, she had already had four miscarriages and two children who died of Leigh syndrome . The couple sought the assistan...


CDC: 3 Miami businesses epicenter of 1st US Zika outbreak

The Department of Health breaks out in separate categories cases involving infections of pregnant women and cases involving out-of-state residents. The repor...


E. coli risk prompts recall of beef, veal, bison products

Seven people from four states including were infected with E.coli that was traced to the Adams Farm Slaughterhouse in Athol. Most E. coli victims recover in a...


Brazilian lawmakers vote to strip ex-speaker of his seat

Cunha, who was in his fourth term as a lawmaker, claimed the Swiss accounts belonged to a trust. "I did not lie". Where is the proof? "Where are the account n...


Who needs what to win the County Championship cricket title?

No sooner had he bowled Ryan Sidebottom, the No 11 batsman, Roland-Jones peeled away in celebration, finally ending up somewhere around the third-man region ben...


NJ mayor: 1 of 5 devices found explodes

Bollwage said that he wasn't willing to say that Elizabeth had become a target, and that it was possible that someone anxious about the authorities was trying t...


21-year-old woman stabbed 22 times by stalker in Delhis Burari

The couple got separated as he beat his wife, said the police. She says they are issuing the police station concerned with a warning , asking them to explain w...


Senate leaders call for support for Zika emergency response funding

Since then, Zika has begun to spread locally in Florida , ramping up pressure to act, notes USA Today . Republicans in turn have accused Democrats of blocki...


Mark Cuban Challenges Donald Trump to Defend Policies in Interview

Cuban told Business Insider this week that he can't think of anybody who would be a more unsafe resident than Trump. Sit down for an interview with him and ...


CDC May Lift Zika Travel Advisory for Miami Neighborhood

The world should prepare for a "global epidemic" of microcephaly, a condition which restricts head growth in foetuses, as the Zika virus takes root in new count...


Bill Clinton to leave board of foundation health project

Clinton said his wife has been standing in for him for a long time, and it's about time that he did the same for her. Trump and his running mate, Indiana Gov....


#HillarysBodyDouble Is the Wildest Conspiracy Theory This Year

Hours later, the presidential candidate emerged from her daughter Chelsea Clinton's apartment looking hale and hearty. Internet conspiracy theorists have no...


Woman's Re-Creations of Celebrity Instagrams Will Make You Laugh Till It Hurts

Many tech writers are touting the positive implications of this seismic shift for cell phones: better sound quality, a thinner design and superior water resista...


Clinton, Trump confront weaknesses in security forum

NBC's Matt Lauer asked Trump . "I will repeat this and this is verified in the report by the Department of Justice: none of the emails sent or received by me ...


Montana's 1st 2016 West Nile death reported in McCone County

Juliet on Friday. We're pretty much stuck with it. To minimize exposure to West Nile virus people should eliminate standing water from their property, make ...


City contest Aguero violent conduct charge

Manchester City will contest a charge of violent conduct against Argentina striker Sergio Aguero, according to British media reports on Thursday. Such an issu...


Theranos pulls Zika test application following FDA inspection

Theranos has told investors that it plans to collect more data and eventually resubmit its Zika application, the Journal reports . On an exclusive tour of ...


Fresh-cut vegetables recalled over listeria concerns

The recalled products have " BEST IF USED BY " dates between August 7 and August 19 and were sold clear plastic containers or Styrofoam trays overwrapped with c...


Far-reaching tribal solidarity displayed at pipeline protest

Members of three Eastern Montana tribes have pledged support and funding to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, which is protesting the installation of a pipeline ne...


Magnussen escapes huge accident with small cut to ankle

Renault driver Kevin Magnussen of Denmark, front, steers his vehicle during the Belgian Formula One Grand Prix in Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium, Sunday, Aug. The s...


Trump campaign CEO faced domestic violence charge in 1996

A police report obtained by Politico and confirmed by NBC News details a New Year's argument about finances that allegedly became physical. Bannon pleaded...


Zika spread through sex by man with no symptoms

Symptoms can include fever, joint pain, rash and red, irritated eyes. Such costly and time-consuming testing is typically only done for the most risky infectiou...


Ledecky hands medals to Harper, throws out first pitch

The Nationals have lost the first two games of the Beltway rivalry series. It may have taken Katie Ledecky a while to get through the metal detector at Nation...


Teenager survives brain-eating amoeba which kills most people

He was admitted to Florida Hospital for Children's Emergency Department on August 7 and received specialized medication within hours. Now, "he's walking, he...


Musicians Warned After Mouldy Bagpipes Death

When the lab report came back it revealed that the instrument was riddled with damp-loving mould and fungi - the types that doctors know can cause lung proble...


What Do You Have to Lose?'

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally August 19, 2016 in Dimondale, Michigan. Hillary Clinton tweeted that his words wer...


Miami Beach official: No confirmation of Zika spreading

Florida officials announced on Friday that they had identified South Beach as a second area of Zika transmission on the USA mainland. With more cases of the...


Kingston crowds gather for Hip show

Locals couldn't stop talking about the Hip either. Those with tickets to the sold-out show will be inside the 6,700-seat Rogers K-Rock Centre. Others will gat...