Smartphone Addiction Imbalance Brain Chemistry, Says Study

Statistics published by the Pew Research Center state that 46 percent of Americans claim that they could not live without their smartphones. While this sentiment is clearly hyperbole, more and more people are becoming increasingly dependent on smartp... More..

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Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests 70-year-old retiree for possession of 'biological weapon'
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation arrests 70-year-old retiree for possession of 'biological weapon'

Federal authorities have arrested a Wake Robin resident in connection with the ricin poison investigation at the retirement community. She was charged with knowing possession of an unregistered select agent. ...More..

Govt Stopped Paying Maina Salary Since March 2013 - Adeosun
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Govt Stopped Paying Maina Salary Since March 2013 - Adeosun

Abubakar Magaji is questioned first. He, however, added that he didn't carry out Maina's reinstatement personally, adding that the head of human resources did and informed him about Maina's resumption of dut...More..

Bayshore Ballet Academy presents 20th annual Nutcracker ballet
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Bayshore Ballet Academy presents 20th annual Nutcracker ballet

River St. Sarah Hoffman portrays Clara in the show, which takes place Friday, Dec. 15, and Saturday, Dec. 16, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 17, at 2 p.m. Joleen Zoller, says "The kids read her language, they ju...More..

Sanofi expects $120 million hit as dengue vaccine hits major snag
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Sanofi expects $120 million hit as dengue vaccine hits major snag

The Department of Health launched the 3.5 billion peso ($69.5 million or 8 billion yen) program past year. Drugmaker Sanofi says that its dengue vaccine, the world's first, should only be given to people who ...More..

NatWest announces bank closures in Stamford and Oundle
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

NatWest announces bank closures in Stamford and Oundle

The NatWest has revealed its branches in High Street, Stamford, and Market Place, in Oundle, will close next summer. Royal Bank of Scotland is to close 259 branches - 62 RBS branches and 197 NatWest outlets...More..

US Adults Fix Obesity at Early Age
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

US Adults Fix Obesity at Early Age

While a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ) suggested that nearly 40% of American adults are now obese, the new research predicts that over 57% of today's children will b...More..

Mimicry artist and Popular actor Kalabhavan Abi passes away
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Mimicry artist and Popular actor Kalabhavan Abi passes away

According to reports , Abi had recently returned from a stage show in America. Abi was famous for his spot-on impressions of Amitabh Bachchan and had lent his voice to numerous veteran actor's commercials. He ...More..

Rapper DMX pleads guilty to tax evasion
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Rapper DMX pleads guilty to tax evasion

However, it was reported that he violated bond and was placed on house arrest after failing drug tests. Simmons faces a maximum sentence of five years in prison when he is sentenced on March 29, 2018. This ...More..

Congress hates Gujarat, poor and me, says PM Modi
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Congress hates Gujarat, poor and me, says PM Modi

That is because they have never had to sweat it out in life and work hard. Modi said for the past 70 years, people were fighting the system. "I think those who feel this country can not be changed using a mag...More..

Why did Eric Reid and other players withdraw from Players Coalition?
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Why did Eric Reid and other players withdraw from Players Coalition?

Philadelphia Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins says that he will no longer raise his fist during the national anthem as his way of protesting social injustice in the United States, according to Jeff McLane of ...More..

Barnes & Noble Q2 Results Miss Estimates; Stock Down
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Barnes & Noble Q2 Results Miss Estimates; Stock Down

Comcast Corp New Cl A now has $173.82B valuation. The stock decreased 12.02% or $0.938 during the last trading session, reaching $6.863. Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) has risen 28.96% since November 30, ...More..

SRHD reports Eastern Washington's first flu-related death this season
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

SRHD reports Eastern Washington's first flu-related death this season

The flu vaccine utilized this year in Australia, has similar composition as the vaccine utilized in the US. The ones at risk of getting it most? "Definitely last week, when everyone was out for Thanksgivi...More..

Pitino sues Louisville for breach of contract. How much does he want?
by | Friday, December 01, 2017

Pitino sues Louisville for breach of contract. How much does he want?

Pitino was sacked in October in the wake of an FBI investigation of bribery and fraud in college basketball related to the steering of recruits to Adidas, sports agents and financial advisers. According to D...More..

Delhi most unsafe for tourists; 1226 cases lodged against foreigners in India
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Delhi most unsafe for tourists; 1226 cases lodged against foreigners in India

Cases under "crime against women" have reported a marginal increase in the year 2016 (3,38,954), it is a marginal increase compared to 2015 when 3,29,243 cases were reported. The eastern state of West Bengal, m...More..

Study proves that dogs are smarter than cats
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Study proves that dogs are smarter than cats

A new study by Vanderbilt University researchers proves beyond a biological doubt that a dog's cerebral cortex contains more than twice the neurons of a cat's brain. The study found raccoons, which have b...More..

Sanjay Leela Bhansali Heads To Delhi To Decide On Padmavati Release Date?
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Sanjay Leela Bhansali Heads To Delhi To Decide On Padmavati Release Date?

The film has still not been cleared for public screening by India's Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). "The makers have submitted a fresh application to us yesterday for the 3D version". " Padmavat...More..

Jonathan Smith to Oregon State
by | Thursday, November 30, 2017

Jonathan Smith to Oregon State

In that time, Washington has gone 37-16, and is 22-4 in their last two seasons. Jonathan Smith was Oregon State's quarterback from 1998-2001, one of the program's best runs ever. As late as Tuesday, Dennis ...More..

Health minister Nadda hails WHO's Malaria report
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Health minister Nadda hails WHO's Malaria report

Malaria deaths stood at around 445 000, a similar number to the previous year. Although malaria case incidence has fallen globally since 2010, the rate of decline has stalled and even reversed in some regions...More..

Scarlet fever cases rise, leaving researchers baffled
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Scarlet fever cases rise, leaving researchers baffled

Symptoms include a red rash on the skin, sore throat, fever, headache and nausea. Dr Theresa Lamagni, head of streptococcal surveillance at Public Health England and lead researcher on the study , said: "We ...More..

Almost 800000 cancers worldwide caused by obesity & diabetes
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Almost 800000 cancers worldwide caused by obesity & diabetes

Therefore, Indians are more prone to truncal obesity which further increases the risk of such diseases. It is thought diabetes' inflammatory-effects, as well as its impact on insulin and blood sugar levels, m...More..

Calls mount to rescue migrants from Libya 'slave trade'
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Calls mount to rescue migrants from Libya 'slave trade'

It is understood that in the grainy mobile footage, unidentified men are offered up as a group of "big strong boys for farm work". The video led to huge protests and also resulted in the United Nations (UN) t...More..

Unsworth still in dark over Everton future after Saints drubbing
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Unsworth still in dark over Everton future after Saints drubbing

Everton caretaker manager David Unsworth has said that his team may need to spend when the transfer window opens in January if they are to secure Premier League survival. "The second and third goals were r...More..

Self-taught rocket scientist eyes Monday for new launch date
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Self-taught rocket scientist eyes Monday for new launch date

He told the news organization that he plans to launch his self-made rocket this coming Monday, Dec. 4 and that, "I'm a daredevil". But it seems like the countdown to launch is going in the wrong direction, and ...More..

Woman passenger slaps airline staff after being denied boarding for reporting late
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Woman passenger slaps airline staff after being denied boarding for reporting late

Arguments started between the woman passenger and the Air India duty manager, to whom she was referred to from the check-in counter. There was an argument between the passenger and Air India staffer and the for...More..

FDA warns about 'bone treats' after reports of dog illnesses, deaths
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

FDA warns about 'bone treats' after reports of dog illnesses, deaths

The Food and Drug Administration warned consumers not to buy commercial dog bones after several reports of illness and death of pets, the agency said in a notice this month. "We recommend supervising your d...More..

Oxford withdraws Aung San Suu Kyi's 'Freedom of the City' award
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Oxford withdraws Aung San Suu Kyi's 'Freedom of the City' award

Suu Kyi graduated from Oxford University's St Hugh's College in 1967. Citing the reasons for such a drastic step, Oxford stated: "Today we have taken an unprecedented step of stripping her of the city's hig...More..

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Earns Second Week At Number One
by | Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Taylor Swift's 'Reputation' Earns Second Week At Number One

As reported by Billboard , Taylor Swift's album " Reputation " remained No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 album chart. It also happens to be the first album by a woman to be at the top of the chart for over a...More..

Springsteen Extends Broadway Run Through June
by | Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Springsteen Extends Broadway Run Through June

Fans who previously registered but did not receive tickets will be contacted by Ticketmaster . According to Springsteen's website , fans who have previously registered but did not obtain tickets will be r...More..