Saturday May 26-th, 2018

United States commandos help Saudis destroy Houthi missiles, says NYT United States commandos help Saudis destroy Houthi missiles, says NYT

They were deployed shortly after the Houthis fired a Burkan H-2 short-range ballistic missile at Riyadh in November 2017, which the Saudis claimed to have shot down, possibly with a US-made Patriot missile defense system . The Saudi military sai...

Pictures of Sonam Kapoor's Mehndi ceremony go viral on internet Pictures of Sonam Kapoor's Mehndi ceremony go viral on internet

The screen adaptation of Anuja Chauhan's The Zoya Factor is also going to keep the actress busy, which explains the delay in the couple's vacation. While we barely get a glimpse of Sunita, beaming dad Anil can't stop smiling. I charge it in the b...

CDC warns against ticks, mosquitoes CDC warns against ticks, mosquitoes

In a first-of-its-kind report last week, the CDC said diseases spread by bites from mosquitoes, ticks and fleas tripled from 2004 to 2016 in the United States. Dr. Amy Barkhurst, a veterinarian at the Santa Clara Animal Hospital said they see an inc...

Penguins come back, knock off Capitals 3-2 in Game One Penguins come back, knock off Capitals 3-2 in Game One

Which is to say, how do the Capitals get galvanized by Vezina-caliber goaltending from Braden Holtby all through this Thursday night. and then get gouged for three goals in a 4:49 span. In the series between the teams past year, Crosby missed Gam...

First death reported from E. coli-contaminated romaine lettuce as outbreak spreads First death reported from E. coli-contaminated romaine lettuce as outbreak spreads

According to a U.S. Food and Drug Administration investigation, the outbreak has been linked to romaine lettuce produced in the winter season in and around the Yuma, Ariz., region. For example, lettuces-or any other produce-can become contaminated if...

South Carolina Senate blocks abortion ban bill in late-night vote South Carolina Senate blocks abortion ban bill in late-night vote

SC senators have refused to end debate and vote on a bill that would ban almost all abortions in the state . South Atlantic Planned Parenthood said the decision by senators to send the bill back to committee just after midnight Thursday after a da...

Coli Outbreak Tied to Romaine Lettuce Coli Outbreak Tied to Romaine Lettuce

CDC is advising consumers not to eat or buy romaine lettuce if they do not know where it was grown. No details about the victim were immediately released except that the person was in California, according to the US Centers for Disease Control an...

GST receipts cross Rs. 1 lakh cr GST receipts cross Rs. 1 lakh cr

The official, however, said that the GST collections in May too are expected to be higher as e-way bill was implemented across the country from April 1. The department further noted that the Central and State Governments earned a total revenue of R...

These 5 healthy habits may help you live longer These 5 healthy habits may help you live longer

Sticking to all five of those healthy habits was associated with 12.2 years of longer life for men and 14 years of longer life expectancy for women, according to the researchers. "Adopting a healthy lifestyle could substantially reduce premature mo...

CervicalCheck boss steps down amid smear test blunder CervicalCheck boss steps down amid smear test blunder

Earlier on Saturday, Mr Harris's Department of Health confirmed that it had advised CervicalCheck to arrange for additional smear tests for women whose Global Positioning System say they need them - at the cost of the State. "A cancer diagnosis is ...

Push to curb opioid crisis during Drug Take Back Day Push to curb opioid crisis during Drug Take Back Day

To take part in the national initiative, you can click on the Take Back Day website and type in your zip code to find the nearest location to drop off the prescription drugs. Police say the drugs go through a chain of custody before being placed ...

Super Kings edge Daredevils Super Kings edge Daredevils

However, Iyer shouldered the responsibility with aplomb as he kept the visitors in the hunt for the 2018 Indian Premier League ( IPL ) title in the previous match against the Kolkata Knight Riders. Pant, blameless in his captain's dismissal, li...

Major takeaways from the Kareena Kapoor-Sonam Kapoor starrer Major takeaways from the Kareena Kapoor-Sonam Kapoor starrer

It's amusing how we relate our mood to Taimur or let's just say his mood relates to ours. But they made a decision to wait instead. The gossip mills are abuzz with reports that Sonam and Anand's wedding ceremony will take place on May 8. Filled wit...

CDC: 98 sickened by E. coli outbreak in 22 states CDC: 98 sickened by E. coli outbreak in 22 states

People in 22 states had reported infections linked to the outbreak from a contamination officials said was centred in Yuma, Arizona. The CDC has issued a series of reports since data indicated that romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Ariz., growing regi...

Palestinians killed in Gaza clashes with Israeli army Palestinians killed in Gaza clashes with Israeli army

According to Hamas's Gaza Health Ministry, three Palestinians were killed and over 300 were injured in the April 27 riots. Including those killed during the Great Return March , 82 percent of the Palestinians killed by Israel in the Gaza S...

BJP manifesto to reflect ideals of RSS, Reddy brothers: Rahul Gandhi BJP manifesto to reflect ideals of RSS, Reddy brothers: Rahul Gandhi

Currently, Modi is in China for a two-day informal summit in Wuhan. PM Modi, who is now in China to hold informal meetings with Chinese President XI Jinping , reportedly asked Gandhi if he was fine after the flight scare, NDTV reported, quoting ...

FDA cracking down on trendy JUUL e-cigs that appeal to youths FDA cracking down on trendy JUUL e-cigs that appeal to youths

Juul LabsJuul, a discreet, streamlined e-cigarette developed by the innovative vaporizer company Pax Labs, is pretty cool. The company produces an e-cigarette device that's about the size of a thumb drive. Ultimately, FDA wants to make tobacco less t...

Tiger Woods makes HUGE announcement ahead of golf return Tiger Woods makes HUGE announcement ahead of golf return

The start will be Woods's first at Quail Hollow Golf Club since 2012, although Charlotte used to be a frequent stop for the 14-time major champion. This will be his seventh start in the tournament at Quail Hollow, which hosted last year's PGA Champ...

NFL Draft 2018: Saquon Barkley a home run pick by Giants NFL Draft 2018: Saquon Barkley a home run pick by Giants

The note reads, " Saquon Barkley No Matter What", which is a play on the fake scene in the movie where Kevin Costner unfolds a note that reads "Vontae Mack No Matter What". The 6-foot, 233-pound running back ran a 4.4 40-yard dash, recorded a 41-inc...

More kids have autism, better diagnosis may be the reason More kids have autism, better diagnosis may be the reason

A new study finds New Jersey's autism rate is the highest in the nation and significantly higher than it used to be. "But people should not panic that autism is spreading somehow", Lord said. "It's a wake-up call for all of us", he said. Researc...

31 more people infected in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce 31 more people infected in E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce

Based on information from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, DHS said people should not eat whole heads and hearts of romaine lettuce, chopped romaine and salads and salad mixes containing romaine du...

MotoGP: Marquez storms to sixth Texas win MotoGP: Marquez storms to sixth Texas win

The British rider managed to rejoin the race, but his problems continued as he received a 2.7-second penalty for cutting Turn 4 and he eventually finished in 19th. The flawless weather conditions made for a tidy race, as Maverick Viñales ( Yamaha ), ...

Take precautions against Hepatitis A before you travel, IN health officials say Take precautions against Hepatitis A before you travel, IN health officials say

IN health officials are urging residents who plan on traveling to Kentucky or MI to get Hepatitis A vaccines as an outbreak of the virus in the states leads to a mounting death toll ahead of the summer travel season. "The last few weeks, we'v...

Turkey fledgling Iyi Party to run in June polls Turkey fledgling Iyi Party to run in June polls

Turkey's Supreme Election Board announced on Sunday that the Iyi party would be allowed to run in the country's upcoming presidential and parliamentary election. The opposition is in disarray as it struggles to put forward candidates and campaign pl...

Teary Iniesta given flawless send-off as Barca win Copa del Rey Teary Iniesta given flawless send-off as Barca win Copa del Rey

Iniesta scored and pulled the strings for Barcelona in a dominant display as they won the tournament for the fourth season running and a record 30th time. "There are many emotions, many feelings, many years - I'm happy to be able to give this...

Boston Bruins vs. Toronto Maple Leafs - 4/21/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction Boston Bruins vs. Toronto Maple Leafs - 4/21/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Riley Nash replaced Bergeron on the first line, while Sean Kuraly became the third line center, and Noel Acciari centered the fourth line. Toronto was a very solid offensive team this year as they ranked 4th in the league in scoring at 3.29 gp...

Minnesota woman suspected in two killings captured at South Texas resort Minnesota woman suspected in two killings captured at South Texas resort

Marshals Service said in a statement . Riess is charged with murder, grand theft of a motor vehicle and criminal use of personal identification in Florida. She became the subject of a nationwide hunt. Hutchinson's auto was next spotted traveli...

CDC tells consumers to throw out romaine lettuce amid outbreak CDC tells consumers to throw out romaine lettuce amid outbreak

So far, no deaths have been reported. The outbreak investigation is ongoing and health officials have not yet identified a single brand, supplier, distributor or grower as the source of the contamination. They can last from five to seven days and be ...

Naroda Patiya: BJP's Kodnani acquitted by Guj HC Naroda Patiya: BJP's Kodnani acquitted by Guj HC

A Bench of Justices Harsha Devani and AS Supehia pronounced the judgment today after reserving it in August previous year. Maya Kodnani, who was the Naroda MLA and a minister in the BJP government of then chief minister Narendra Modi, was s...

CDC ALERT: Throw out your chopped romaine lettuce! CDC ALERT: Throw out your chopped romaine lettuce!

According to the latest update from the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention ( CDC ), 53 people have now been affected in 16 states. The CDC said Wednesday that all USA consumers should throw away any previously purchased chopped romaine lettu...

PM Modi lands in London, to hold 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath' PM Modi lands in London, to hold 'Bharat Ki Baat, Sabke Saath'

Modi said India and Sweden have also agreed to strengthen their defence and security cooperation. I have faith that in future also in this sector, particularly in defence production, there will be plenty of opportunities for bilateral cooperation....

De La Rue abandons United Kingdom passport appeal De La Rue abandons United Kingdom passport appeal

A De La Rue spokesman said: "Following four weeks of intense consideration and clear legal advice, we have taken the decision not to challenge the award of the United Kingdom passport contract". The firm, which makes the new polymer bank notes, also ...

Brooke Henderson storms to four-shot win at Lotte Championship Brooke Henderson storms to four-shot win at Lotte Championship

She finished the tournament 12 under par. Henderson won by four strokes over Spain's Azahara Munoz. With rain squalls and wind gusting to 30 miles per hour, Munoz and Jutanugarn put together the only serious charges of the final round. Queenslander...

Gas highest since 2015 Gas highest since 2015

As recently as April 9, GasBuddy senior petroleum analyst Patrick DeHaan said: "As markets have seen concern rise of a possible trade war between the USA and China, oil prices have been hit hard, leading gas prices to dramatically slow their recent...

New studies show hope for turning immune system against lung cancer New studies show hope for turning immune system against lung cancer

A new study on immunotherapy Keytruda found that using the treatment, in combination with chemotherapy, dramatically increases the survival rates of patients with lung cancer. The most common side effects were nausea, anemia and fatigue and in both...

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