Tuesday March 28-th, 2017

The Las Vegas Raiders are now officially a thing The Las Vegas Raiders are now officially a thing

But then, the National Football League has approved moving three teams (Rams, Chargers, and now Raiders) out of their markets in as many years. They were originally founded in Oakland in 1960, then moved to Los Angeles from 1982-94 before returning t...

Hundreds feared dead after two migrant boats capsize in the Mediterranean Hundreds feared dead after two migrant boats capsize in the Mediterranean

Proactiva spokeswoman Laura Lanuza said that - given the normal practice of filling boats to overcapacity - it was estimated there were probably 100 people in each boat. Already (excluding the latest incident) some 587 people have died while attempti...

Trump blames everyone else for failure of healthcare plan

As President Trump pointed fingers at Democrats, conservatives and right-wing think tanks today over the failed Obamacare repeal, Capitol Hill Republicans are also sussing out what went wrong with the president's approach. "I will not sugarcoat thi...

Mann Ki Baat: PM asks countrymen to be part of transformation Mann Ki Baat: PM asks countrymen to be part of transformation

By the year 2020, when the country celebrates 75 years of Independence, we will generate 175 giga watts of energy from renewable sources, the Prime Minister said. Modi: Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru were not scared of death. Modi: New India man...

Taylor 'despondent' after horror tackle on Coleman Taylor 'despondent' after horror tackle on Coleman

He also said Aaron Ramsey was nursing a "bruise down the side of his neck". Beyond that, he says, he wants to play his way back into Martin O'Neill's plans. Wales were forced to settle for a point against Republic of Ireland in a crucial World Cup ...

Alcohol & Heart Health: New Study Untangles the Effects Alcohol & Heart Health: New Study Untangles the Effects

Drinking alcohol within recommended limits could be better for you than not drinking at all when it comes to avoiding heart disease, new research has found . Lead researcher Steven Bell told the Independent that the findings, however, are not a re...

'Game-changing' vaccine promises to protect against rotavirus 'Game-changing' vaccine promises to protect against rotavirus

However, rotavirus is unique from other causes of diarrhea in that any "improvements" that are made pertaining to water, sanitation, and hygiene, are moot; the efforts will not work when it comes to preventing transmission. The medical charity said...

Israeli teen arrested in Israel over bomb threats to Jewish centers Israeli teen arrested in Israel over bomb threats to Jewish centers

Police say the man may be behind hundreds of such threats, going back two to three years. While Israel intends to indict the suspect, he may be subject to extradition as he threatened institutions in the U.S., Europe, Australia, and New Zealand o...

Trump Transition Team Were Under Surveillance, House Chairman Says Trump Transition Team Were Under Surveillance, House Chairman Says

Trump himself has been under fire for three weeks for his lie that President Barack Obama wiretapped him. "Details about United States citizens, details with little or no foreign intelligence value, were widely disseminated in intelligence communit...

Local businesses monitor Sears and Kmart following $2.2 billion Local businesses monitor Sears and Kmart following $2.2 billion

As recently a January, Sears announced plans to close over 140 stores across the United State. Shortly afterwards he published a manifesto of 15 pages where he stated that conventional measures in retail success, like sales at same-stores, were n...

Saline vs Silicone: Which Breast Implant Type Is Safer? Saline vs Silicone: Which Breast Implant Type Is Safer?

Apparently, these deaths were not triggered by breast cancer, but by anaplastic large-cell lymphoma, a rare malignancy of the immune system. In the FDA report , out of 359 cases of ALCL, 231 included information on implant surfaces. Under scrutiny...

EpiPens recalled after failing to activate EpiPens recalled after failing to activate

The warning on their site reads: "The Health Products Regulatory Authority (HPRA) today advises that Meda Health Sales Ireland Ltd is recalling one lot (batch) of Epipen 300mcg Pre-filled Pens, used for the emergency treatment of acute allergic (an...

SC farmers lost 90 percent of peach crop last week SC farmers lost 90 percent of peach crop last week

On the bright side, he said, strawberries mostly made it through and are already setting fruit. Back in 2007, a freeze in April destroyed almost 100% of the state's peach crop. He kept trees warm on Wednesday night, when the temperature plunged to ...

Report on jails with immigrants singles out Travis County Report on jails with immigrants singles out Travis County

Many of those released by the Travis County Sheriff were charged with violent crimes that make the person ineligible to remain in the United States. If ICE believes it has "probable cause" to believe that arrested person could be a deportable immig...

President Rodrigo Duterte Reverses Campaign Pledge Supporting Gay Marriage President Rodrigo Duterte Reverses Campaign Pledge Supporting Gay Marriage

According to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), the two leaders discussed the regional cooperation in ASEAN where President Duterte asked Myanmar to further bolster the ties of the two countries in the aspects of trade and investment.

Thais shell-shocked as coin-swallowing turtle dies Thais shell-shocked as coin-swallowing turtle dies

Omsin, a 25-year-old female green sea turtle weighing 59 kgms, was sent from a local turtle pond to the Thai navy's Sea Turtle Conservation Centre after the local operator closed down in June. A turtle in Thailand that underwent surgery earlier this ...

New Drug Lowers Heart Attack Risk New Drug Lowers Heart Attack Risk

The medicine lowers down the bad LDL cholesterol. Nissen and a few other doctors pondered if LDL levels so low could be unsafe. As for safety, "patients who achieved the lowest levels of LDL, the lowest quartile, saw levels of 19 or less", Levy sai...

Daniel Jacobs On Golovkin Power - What It Felt Like Daniel Jacobs On Golovkin Power - What It Felt Like

But by the seventh, Jacobs was back in the fight and began switching from orthodox to southpaw. In a frustrating contest for the champion, whose highlight was a fourth round knockdown of the challenger, Golovkin was consistently pushed to his limit...

Observations from the Gonzaga-Northwestern game Observations from the Gonzaga-Northwestern game

When the replays were shown , it was clear that Zach Collins had reached up through the rim to block the shot. He was wrong to treat the coaches box like a snake pit and run onto the floor to meet the official. Except it wasn't called goaltending. I...

March Madness Predictions: Will Miami hold off Michigan State? 3/17/17 March Madness Predictions: Will Miami hold off Michigan State? 3/17/17

A pair of clutch D.J. "You look at that potential matchup if you advance past the first game of Miami and Michigan State and you say, 'Didn't Miami beat Duke?'" Self said. Defensively, Miami basketball is yielding 63.7 points per game again...

Interpol 'red notice' on Kim Jong-nam murder suspects Interpol 'red notice' on Kim Jong-nam murder suspects

Despite that, some opine that the North Korean authorities are propagandizing the development of markets as Kim's achievements. Cruz criticized a US decision to remove North Korea from a list of state sponsors of terrorism, a move, he said, that wa...

Iranian pilgrims to take part in Haj this year

He said the agreements worth almost $65 billion and signed by the two sides embodies promising future aspects of cooperation between the two countries. Despite the reported agreement, tensions remain as Saudi Arabia repeatedly accuses Iran of fuell...

Trump Campaign Chair Caught in Motel Room with Teen Boy Trump Campaign Chair Caught in Motel Room with Teen Boy

The measure strips Shortey of his committee positions, his work office, his legislative assistant, his parking space and his right to author any legislation now before the Legislature, among other things. He was first elected in 2010 and recently rec...

Seema Verma confirmed as CMS administrator Seema Verma confirmed as CMS administrator

At her hearing, Verma faced scrutiny from Senate members for her Medicaid redesign in IN, which uses financial rewards and penalties to encourage patients away from emergency rooms and towards primary-care providers. Her vote was, however, opposed by...

New Study Reveals Parents May Live Longer New Study Reveals Parents May Live Longer

The team of researchers revealed that, according to the study's results, men over the age of sixty are more likely to live for two more years if they have children compared to those who don't have children. Along with having children, having a sign...

UB researcher says e-cigarettes are unlikely to create many more smokers UB researcher says e-cigarettes are unlikely to create many more smokers

Kozlowski adds that research in the US shows that as use of e-cigarettes - the act of which is known as vaping - has increased, overall smoking rates have decreased. Researchers at University College London found people who switched from tobacco to "...

Bird flu outbreaks should not affect price of chicken in Alabama Bird flu outbreaks should not affect price of chicken in Alabama

Samples from both premises were sent to the USDA National Veterinary Services Laboratories in Ames, Iowa, to be tested for the virus. The order, he said, "is the most effective way to implement biosecurity for all poultry in our state". The state o...

Crufts 2017: American Cocker Spaniel Afterglow Miami Ink is Best In Show Crufts 2017: American Cocker Spaniel Afterglow Miami Ink is Best In Show

Oh well, doesn't really matter, does it?" The tiny dog was seen running circles, face-planting after a premature jump and at one point pausing to sniff out a corner. He was found dumped outside the rescue centre five years ago. Around 160,000 dog o...

Sperm Donations In Florida Could Be Infected With Zika, CDC Says Sperm Donations In Florida Could Be Infected With Zika, CDC Says

Testing for tissue donors, including semen donors, is not now available; however, tissue donors are asked travel history questions, and if they have traveled to or live in an area of active Zika virus transmission they would be determined ineligible ...

Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds Intruder with backpack breaches White House grounds

The US Secret Service said the breach happened shortly before midnight on Friday. Tran alleged that he had been followed, and his "phone and email communications (had been) read by third parties", and that he had "been called schizophrenic", ' Secret...

Son shines as Spurs ease into FA Cup semis Son shines as Spurs ease into FA Cup semis

It's sure it will be hard for him to play against Southampton on Sunday but we need to wait now and see what happens. Spurs coped well in Kane's absence, with Son Heung-min scoring a hat-trick, while Christian Eriksen, Dele Alli and Vincent Jan...

World's Heaviest Woman Lost 100 Kilograms After Surgery In India World's Heaviest Woman Lost 100 Kilograms After Surgery In India

In March 2017, she flew from Egypt in a special cargo aircraft to get admitted in Mumbai's Saifee hospital, as part of a weight loss programme. The doctors have said that Eman is now on oral fluids and is accepting them well. According to the sta...

ISPs to block set-top boxes that illegally live-stream soccer matches ISPs to block set-top boxes that illegally live-stream soccer matches

A Premier League spokesman told BBC News the ruling would allow it to target pirates in a more "precise manner". But broadcasters and the Premier League have been fretting about the rise of Kodi set-top boxes, which allow football fans to watch l...

Is the Yellow Fever Outbreak in Brazil the New Zika? Is the Yellow Fever Outbreak in Brazil the New Zika?

Yellow fever outbreaks could conceivably also occur in US territories, they write, "just as the recent Zika epidemic reached Puerto Rico, causing a significant outbreak there and leading to thousands of travel-related cases and more than 250 locall...

Bird Flu Outbreaks Occuring Throughout the Midwest Bird Flu Outbreaks Occuring Throughout the Midwest

The entire flock of birds in Lincoln County was killed. Two different strains of the virus , with different levels of lethality, are involved in the latest outbreaks. Shauna Voss, senior veterinarian at the Minnesota Poultry Testing Laboratory in ...

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