Monday October 23-rd, 2017

Playing action video games may be bad for your brain, study finds Playing action video games may be bad for your brain, study finds

They caused the most damage to the hippocampus - the part of the brain responsible for orientation and memory . "If action video games lead to decreases in grey matter in the hippocampus (of young adults), caution should be exerted when encouragin...

Borthwick-Jackson Joins Leeds United On Loan Borthwick-Jackson Joins Leeds United On Loan

Cameron Borthwick-Jackson has suggested to LUTV that Leeds fans should not expect any nervy displays from him following his loan switch from Manchester United as he does not suffer from nerves while playing. The young left-back underwent a medical...

Your trendy copper mug for Moscow Mules might be poisoning you Your trendy copper mug for Moscow Mules might be poisoning you

However, lucky for Moscow Mule lovers, they do have a solution to this dilemma. It's bad news for Moscow Mule fans, the Insta-friendly drink which is typically served in a trendy copper mug . Copper is not really the flawless material to co...

Depression Symptoms: Instagram Algorithm Could Detect Disorder Better Than Your Doctor Depression Symptoms: Instagram Algorithm Could Detect Disorder Better Than Your Doctor

The researchers are hoping the new technique can be applied to people for early screening and detection of mental illness. The volunteers provided the researchers with information about past diagnoses of depression and responded to a questionnaire cr...

Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later Victim's Remains Identified Some 16 Years Later

Medical examiners have identified the remains of a man who died at the World Trade Center on 9/11 - 16 years after the terror attacks took place. The man's identity was confirmed through DNA retesting. The remains were very hard to analyse as the...

Amazon nets Lucille Ball biopic with Cate Blanchett set to star Amazon nets Lucille Ball biopic with Cate Blanchett set to star

The tale behind the relationship of one of television history's most iconic couples, Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz , has been trying to make its way to the big screen several years now, but, unfortunately, hasn't had much luck in terms of finding pr...

Eclipse Viewing Events Abound Along SC's Hammock Coast

On August 21st, the great American eclipse will descend upon the United States, casting its shadow from coast to coast for the first time since 1918. "It's going to traverse the entire pass of the United States", Kopernik Observatory Executive Dire...

Crusaders Coach Scott Robertson Breakdances After Super Rugby Triumph Crusaders Coach Scott Robertson Breakdances After Super Rugby Triumph

Tries from wing Tamanivalu, centre Jack Goodhue and number eight Kieran Read extended the Crusaders' record as the most successful team in the competition. The first showed all their quality in turning defense into attack as Lions flyhalf Elton Ja...

Khattar draws ire for 'shielding' stalking accused Khattar draws ire for 'shielding' stalking accused

Jagga, I will file a PIL", he tweeted. The girl also received support from within the BJP itself! "If it (party) has a little bit of self-respect, it should remove such a president". Earlier it was called eve teasing, now it is stalking. Speaking...

Burnley abandon pre-season friendly against Hannover on police advice Burnley abandon pre-season friendly against Hannover on police advice

More to follow . This is a breaking news story and will be updated regularly as new information and developments become available. The Premier League club were advised by the police to end the game at half-time due to the behaviour of supporters in...

United Nations approves new North Korea sanctions over missile tests United Nations approves new North Korea sanctions over missile tests

This comes after Pyongyang's first successful tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the USA mainland. The deployment of the THAAD missile defense system in South Korea will not bring a solution to the issue of the DPRK'...

Census reveals that young adults are living with their parents longer Census reveals that young adults are living with their parents longer

The rate of English-French bilingualism was 18 per cent a year ago, the highest ever. Data from the Canadian Community Health Survey shows that 26.7 per cent of Canadians are considered to be obese in 2015. The share of Canadians living by themselves...

How to Save During Florida's Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday How to Save During Florida's Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday

Ohio Senator Jay Hottinger (Republican 31st District), who co-sponsored the legislation, said the event is created to "ease the burden for families and ensure students have the items necessary to succeed in the classroom". "Most folks won't hear the...

State Health Department Adds New Organizations to Medical Marijuana Program State Health Department Adds New Organizations to Medical Marijuana Program

The introduction of new competition plans to help more and more New Yorkers afford medical marijuana. When state health officials first awarded licenses in 2015, Citiva Medical was one of the applicants. The lone exception is New York Canna, whic...

Mosquito Control: West Nile Virus in Midtown, increase in E Chatham County Mosquito Control: West Nile Virus in Midtown, increase in E Chatham County

A dead crow collected in the city of Yucaipa has tested positive for West Nile Virus. The public can contact the Environmental Health Division by calling 4631-2662, ext. While individuals can minimize their risk of getting the virus by avoiding are...

American Scientists Successfully Edited Faulty Genes In Human Embryos. Is That Ethical? American Scientists Successfully Edited Faulty Genes In Human Embryos. Is That Ethical?

According to an article published by American Health Line earlier this week, a team of biologists in OR have conducted the first known experiment in the United States using the gene-editing technique CRISPR to genetically modify viable human ...

West Nile found in Petrolia West Nile found in Petrolia

Greene County health officials have confirmed the presence of West Nile virus in a mosquito caught near Roodhouse. This is the first report of West Nile virus activity in Contra Costa County for 2017. Doctors do want to stress, West Nile is a preve...

Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed, Knife-Wielding Man In East Flatbush Police Fatally Shoot Emotionally Disturbed, Knife-Wielding Man In East Flatbush

Dwayne Jeune was fatally shot in his Brooklyn apartment by NY police officers. One of the officers fired a stun gun, which did not stop the man from advancing. Police entered the sprawling Flatbush Gardens apartment complex after she let them in. ...

Government announces fire safety and building regs review Government announces fire safety and building regs review

From this week, residents from 33 flats in the tower and 22 flats in Grenfell Walk which were least affected by the fire will be able to ask specialist teams to recover their personal possessions safely. It will also look at how the rest of the wor...

Kenya's Election IT Boss Shot Dead Kenya's Election IT Boss Shot Dead

In a sign of public jitters, Kenya's military spokesman was forced to go on national television on Tuesday evening and deny reports he was missing. The U.S. and United Kingdom diplomats in Kenya said they are gravely concerned about Msando's deat...

Darron Gibson to be disciplined after slamming Sunderland teammates in 'drunken tirade' Darron Gibson to be disciplined after slamming Sunderland teammates in 'drunken tirade'

There is too many people at the club who don't give a fuck [Lamine Kone] yes next one, [Jermain Lens] next one, [Wahbi Khazri] next one. The only problem was, the Irishman was Darron Gibson , who now plays for the club. " Darron has apologised thi...

Stung by Jio, Idea to venture into cheap handsets market Stung by Jio, Idea to venture into cheap handsets market

Currently, Mukesh Ambani-owned Reliance Jio is offering the VoLTE or Voice over LTE networks in the country and that was the main reason why Jio is providing free calls to its customers. Though each plan offered by different carriers caters to di...

Wife: Slain Indianapolis-area officer was honored to serve Wife: Slain Indianapolis-area officer was honored to serve

Jason Brown's social media pages appear to indicate he also had an interest in firearms. Allan's patrol SUV was parked outside the Southport police station on Friday and was covered with flower bouquets left by residents. "The Southport Polic...

BAT battered after U.S. call for nicotine reduction BAT battered after U.S. call for nicotine reduction

In announcing its plan, the Food and Drug Administration said tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable disease and death in the United States, causing more than 480,000 deaths every single year. It is delaying for several years a ma...

Leader comment: Jury is out on e-cigarettes Leader comment: Jury is out on e-cigarettes

Linking e-cigarette to an impressive rise in the numbers of people quitting smoking , a new study found that smokers who use e-cigarettes are more likely to kick the habit than others. "That way, smokers can get what they want without killing them...

Zimbabwean First Lady urges Mugabe to name successor Zimbabwean First Lady urges Mugabe to name successor

However, in comments that betray her growing fears her 93-year-old husband could be seeing the last years of his lengthy career, Grace told a Zanu PF women's league national assembly meeting in Harare that Mugabe should break his own vows and app...

E-Cigarette users more likely to quit E-Cigarette users more likely to quit

The study also found that around 8 percent of smokers who used e-cigarettes and tried to quit were successful, compared to only around 5 percent of nonusers. The best way to quit smoking is to use the now recommended methods, Schroeder said. Here...

Human embryo edited for first time in U.S., pushes limits ars_ab.settitle(1138745) Human embryo edited for first time in U.S., pushes limits ars_ab.settitle(1138745)

Until now, the only three published reports of human embryo gene editing were from researchers in China. Scientists like Mitalipov believe they can eradicate or correct genes that cause inherited disease and even cancer by altering the DNA ...

Patients should stop taking antibiotics when they feel better, experts say Patients should stop taking antibiotics when they feel better, experts say

In an article in the British Medical Journal , they said that, in many cases, there have been no studies to work out the minimum effective course of treatment. You might be rolling your eyes at this, but a group of "eminent specialists" have once ...

Judge set to decide on Charlie Gard's last days Judge set to decide on Charlie Gard's last days

Chris Gard and Connie Yates were hoping for a "few days of tranquillity outside of a hospital setting" before the 11-month-old dies , after giving up a legal challenge for him to receive experimental treatment in the US. Charlie's parents had decl...

Foxconn to invest $10 bn in LCD manufacturing plant in US Foxconn to invest $10 bn in LCD manufacturing plant in US

Apple spent $ 75 billion with Foxconn in 2016 . According to media reports , Trump is expected to announce that Foxconn, one of the largest electronics manufacturers in the world, will be adding a new plant in Wisconsin, adding as many as 1...

Bitcoin fraud suspect arrested in Greece Bitcoin fraud suspect arrested in Greece

Earlier today, Finance Magnates covered the arrest of Mr. Vinnik, who was apprehended on suspicion of running a $ 4 billion money laundering operation related to illicit business activities with Bitcoin . Ever since his arrest, the website has ...

The transgendered are banned from the military The transgendered are banned from the military

Rep. Ruben Gallego, D-Phoenix, said at a hastily called rally of House Democrats that the prohibition is not Pentagon policy. Trump tweeted earlier in the day his plan to block transgender people from serving in the US military "in any capacity",...

2 dead in Kalamazoo shootings, search on for suspect 2 dead in Kalamazoo shootings, search on for suspect

Patten is considered armed and risky. The arresting officer reported that Patten was sitting on a bench before he approached, but did not give detail on his demeanor. Anthony Morgan said dispatchers got a report of shots fired in the 1800 block of ...

Baroness Hale appointed as UK's first female top judge Baroness Hale appointed as UK's first female top judge

Speaking today, Lady Hale said: "It is a great honour and a challenge to be appointed to succeed Lord Neuberger ". "We were delighted to welcome Lady Hale , with her fellow Supreme Court judges, Lord Neuberger as the current president, Lord...

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