Thursday May 24-th, 2018

Two more flu-related deaths recorded in El Paso Two more flu-related deaths recorded in El Paso

The flu can also kill indirectly, meaning that the virus makes a person more susceptible to other health problems, and these health problems lead to death. "But you should still get the shot because it offers some coverage". The CDC says that despi...

$90 billion says electric cars are the future $90 billion says electric cars are the future

Jim Hackett also announced late last year that Ford would cut approximately $14bn in costs over the next five years, as it shifted investment away from sedans and internal combustion engines and towards electric and hybrid cars. Farley told investors...

Stopping your sneeze can cause serious damage Stopping your sneeze can cause serious damage

But, as a wise man once said, "All that glitters is not gold". Coughing or vomiting forcefully could also cause damage, . According to doctors who wrote in the journal BMJ Case Reports the outcome could have been far worse - the explosive inter...

Australian Open Women's Singles Results On Day 3: January 17 Australian Open Women's Singles Results On Day 3: January 17

It's the second successive Ostapenko, who won the French Open previous year, was advancing to the third round of the Australian Open . "I think she played well in the first set but I gave her one break, so I think it was kind of my mistake", said ...

Walmart offers free medicine disposal system to combat opioid abuse Walmart offers free medicine disposal system to combat opioid abuse

It's an important move forward because more than 65 percent of people misusing prescription opioids are getting them from family and friends, and personal prescriptions are one of the main sources of nonmedical opioid abuse, according to the Substanc...

'S***hole' projected onto Trump hotel with emojis 'S***hole' projected onto Trump hotel with emojis

The word "s***hole" - which President Donald Trump allegedly used to describe countries from which he does not want immigrants coming to the U.S. - has been projected along with other messages onto his Washington, DC hotel. Bell, the founder of the...

Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error Japanese hunt for deadly blowfish sold in supermarket error

The five packets of fugu that triggered the alarm in Gamagori were sold with their livers still in place, Agence France-Presse reports. The officials have located three packages, but two are still missing, local official Koji Takayanagi told AFP ....

Former Eagles coordinator Pat Shurmur expected to coach the Giants Former Eagles coordinator Pat Shurmur expected to coach the Giants

The expectation is for the Giants to hire current Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur once his season comes to an end, which could be next Monday or after the Super Bowl. He was the interim coach for the final game of the 2015 season after...

CT health officials: Deadly flu season is intensifying CT health officials: Deadly flu season is intensifying

Last flu season, 72 people died from flu-related illnesses in Idaho, more than triple the average of 23 deaths during each of the previous four flu seasons. It's also more severe than most, according to the CDC. We have more than 1,000 people that ha...

False Alarm Adds to Real Alarm About Trump's Nuclear Risk False Alarm Adds to Real Alarm About Trump's Nuclear Risk

While the D5 missiles-which each cost approximately $66 million-carry warheads with over 30 times the destructive power of the bomb dropped on Hiroshima in 1945, the new weapons would include only the primary fission section of existing thermonuclear...

A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors A&E Consultants say 'patients are dying prematurely' after being nursed in corridors

The present frequency is four times what it was in the same week a year ago. The increase in cases included all age groups from 15 years upwards. Just over half of the circulating strains of flu... But Ms Davidson said there were nearly 2,000 fewer...

Taylor Swift teases 'End Game' video Taylor Swift teases 'End Game' video

After enjoying the " End Game " visual, check out featured artist (and shot-taker) Ed Sheeran talk about his friend and collaborator Taylor Swift and the men she's been linked to. While the snake wasn't the main feature of her most recent vid...

Florida's Children's Health Insurance Program faces uncertainty Florida's Children's Health Insurance Program faces uncertainty

By comparison, the tax overhaul passed in December is expected to add $1.8 trillion to the debt over 10 years, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office . And since the Republican tax bill makes Obamacare more and more expensive over ...

Paul Ryan says Trump's slur against African countries is 'unfortunate, unhelpful'

President Trump signed a proclamation Friday for Martin Luther King Jr. "The problem is that the story is actually about the words", says Andrew Seaman, ethics committee chair of the Society of Professional Journalists. Never said "take them out...

Pinal County officials: 8 have died from flu, more than 1000 cases Pinal County officials: 8 have died from flu, more than 1000 cases

The report is in line with what we've seen across the state and country: Influenza is spiking. "If you're at high risk or have symptoms such as difficulty breathing, chest pain, dizziness, confusion, persistent vomiting, can not drink fluids, or ...

Carabao Cup: Arsenal hold Chelsea in semi-final Carabao Cup: Arsenal hold Chelsea in semi-final

Wilshere tried to play on after the initial pain but he was forced off less than 60 seconds later and Arsenal fans will understandably be anxious given his injury track record. It was a game of limited chances but Alexandre Lacazette went close f...

Flu cases on the rise in Hays County Flu cases on the rise in Hays County

Officials say this will be a "very substantial influenza season", with the bug being especially bad in California where 27 deaths are linked to it. Five more flu-related deaths have been reported in Dallas County, bringing the total to 23 this flu ...

New study shows most people who try cigarettes become regular smokers New study shows most people who try cigarettes become regular smokers

More than two-thirds of people who smoke just 1 cigarette go on to become, at least temporarily, daily smokers , a study suggests. Lead researcher Professor Peter Hajek, from Queen Mary University of London , said: "This is the first time tha...

Study Links Ibuprofen to Male Infertility Study Links Ibuprofen to Male Infertility

Male fertility is dropping around the world and the researchers wanted to see if ibuprofen might be contributing to this. Researchers looked at 31 male participants and found that taking ibuprofen reduced production of testosterone by almost a q...

Nebraska Community Blood Bank Needs Donations Nebraska Community Blood Bank Needs Donations

The American Red Cross says eligible donors can find a blood or platelet donation opportunity and schedule an appointment to donate by using the free Blood Donor App , visiting redcrossblood.org or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).

5 national-level powerlifters killed in road mishap 5 national-level powerlifters killed in road mishap

The accident took place when the weightlifters were returning to Delhi. Police said the presence of empty liquor bottles in the auto suggests drunken driving, even as adverse weather conditions and dense fog, which had made visibility hard, could h...

What Federal Changes Mean for Ohio's Medical Marijuana Program What Federal Changes Mean for Ohio's Medical Marijuana Program

California users of medical marijuana insisted that the law should not apply to them because their state had legalized their behavior. However, it's not clear that the announcement will lead to drastic changes in the way that federal officials ...

Tottenham put extraordinary price on Kane Tottenham put extraordinary price on Kane

Then the player needs to choose to stay here. As a team, Wimbledon have only scored 24 goals, with Harry Kane netting just six less in the Premier League having played three fewer games. Kane netted again two minutes later with a close-range fi...

'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek on medical leave after surgery 'Jeopardy' host Alex Trebek on medical leave after surgery

His prognosis, he said, is "excellent" and he will be back to tape " Jeopardy! ". "Some of you might have heard by now that during the holiday break, I had a slight medical problem", Trebek, 77, said in the video , before explaining the issue.

Woman Hears Late Grandma's Voice Through Her Waveform Tattoo Woman Hears Late Grandma's Voice Through Her Waveform Tattoo

In the video above, you can her Sakyrah's grandmother say, "I love you". The tattoo is of the waveform of the voice recording, with a special app able to play back the audio file using image recognition. She got a tattoo of the voicemail's exact so...

Flights, trains delayed as dense fog continues in Delhi Flights, trains delayed as dense fog continues in Delhi

As the National Capital Region and other parts of North India continue to reel under dense fog, the Indian Railways has begun installing a fog safety device on its trains to ensure there are fewer delays. "Saturday will have moderate fog with the s...

Inspired to hear my name from PM Modi: KAS topper Anjuman Bashir Inspired to hear my name from PM Modi: KAS topper Anjuman Bashir

Referring to them as "My New India Youth", the PM asked them to come forward and deliberate on how this New India - free from the poison of casteism, communalism, terrorism and corruption; free from filth and poverty - would be formed. "Today, he is ...

Twins born just 18 minutes apart but in different years Twins born just 18 minutes apart but in different years

The babies' parents said that they were about a month early. A California mother celebrated the new year by welcoming twins: one in 2017, one in 2018. New Year's births make good press , especially when they are this unusual. "The whole family fee...

Uproar As Dead Men Make Govt's Boards List Uproar As Dead Men Make Govt's Boards List

The founder of Fidei Polytechnic, Gboko, the first private polytechnic in Northern Nigeria was in April 2017. On Friday, the presidency announced the appointment of 209 new board chairmen and 1,258 members of government agencies and parastatals.

Photo from Buhari's Son accident Scene emerges[SEE HIS WRECKED BIKE] Photo from Buhari's Son accident Scene emerges[SEE HIS WRECKED BIKE]

The post ADP sympathises with Buhari over son's accident appeared first on Vanguard News . Some presidential aides and Presidential Villa workers joined the prayer session. On his part, former Goodluck Jonathan described the accident as bad news...

NYC police officers suspended amid questions over response NYC police officers suspended amid questions over response

The NYPD officers, identified as Wael Jaber and Wing Hong Lau , were initially dispatched to the home of Tonie Wells , 22, on the morning of December 27 - before her body was found and her husband was arrested for her death. Neighbors were report...

Scale of attacks on children in 2017 is shocking Scale of attacks on children in 2017 is shocking

According to analysis by UNICEF from earlier this year, almost one in five children in the Middle East and North Africa are in need of urgent humanitarian assistance becaause of wars raging across the region. Children account for more than half ...

More pregnant women in California using pot, per new study

Drug tests sometimes revealed marijuana use that patients didn't disclose on the questionnaires, and some women who reported drug use passed the screening tests, the study found. In the last decade, the number of pregnant women seeking treatment ...

World Health Organization moves closer to recognizing 'gaming disorder' World Health Organization moves closer to recognizing 'gaming disorder'

In 2012, the American Psychological Association (APA) published a study linking excessive preoccupation with video gaming to impulsivity and attention problems. Codifying gaming addiction as a tried and true disorder could risk "stigmatising millio...

NYPD cops suspended over response to woman who later died NYPD cops suspended over response to woman who later died

The cries of her 2-year-old daughter led neighbors to call the police for a wellness check. Instead of entering the home once they arrived, the cops remained in their patrol vehicle and then drove off. "I would never think in a million years someth...

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