We Now Know More About the Link Between Birth Control & Breast Cancer

Many women have believed that newer hormonal contraceptives are much safer than those taken by their mothers or grandmothers, which had higher doses of estrogen. Any additional risk of breast cancer, he says, should be weighed against the clear b... More..

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by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Record-Breaking Python Found In Florida Everglades

He grabbed the snake and quickly shot her in the head, killing her instantly. 'There's no natural predators too'. The species of snake, originally from Southeast Asia, is frequently found in South Florida and...More..

Osmania University Students Protest After Student Hangs Himself in Hostel
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Osmania University Students Protest After Student Hangs Himself in Hostel

Violence escalated at Maneru Hostel on the Osmania University campus as scores of armed policemen broke open the door and barged into hostel rooms early on Monday, dragging out students who had refused to let t...More..

Pollution wipes out the benefits of exercise, study suggests
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Pollution wipes out the benefits of exercise, study suggests

The project was again led by researchers from Imperial College London alongside Duke University . The researchers from Imperial College London and Duke University in the U.S. In healthy participants the ...More..

by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Babies' brains at risk from toxic pollution

Danger in the Air , notes that breathing in particulate air pollution can damage brain tissue and undermine cognitive development – with lifelong implications and setbacks. There are 136 million children u...More..

Tremors In Delhi As 5.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Uttarakhand
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Tremors In Delhi As 5.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Uttarakhand

As per reports No casualties reported. The hill state, a part of the Himalayan region, falls under a high seismic zone. However, no casualties have reported yet; the reports suggested Uttrakhand was the epicent...More..

Bengaluru Ola cab driver harasses and molests woman passenger
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Bengaluru Ola cab driver harasses and molests woman passenger

Ola spokesperson said, "We regret the unfortunate experience the customer had during their ride". The incident took place around 10:30 pm on Sunday on the Ring Road in south east Bengaluru . Ola said in a st...More..

No exemption given under Odd-Even, Delhi govt tells Green Court
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

No exemption given under Odd-Even, Delhi govt tells Green Court

The spurt in pollutants was caused by a combination of meteorological factors including a drop in temperature, wind speed and mixing height, a layer where air and particulates float, the Central Pollution Contr...More..

FSU Basketball dominates Florida to continue win streak
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

FSU Basketball dominates Florida to continue win streak

What the Gators showed Monday night against unranked Florida State (7-0) was entirely different, though. The Seminoles never trailed in the second half while ballooning their lead down the stretch for their...More..

SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF (MMTM) Rises 0.4305% for Dec 4
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF (MMTM) Rises 0.4305% for Dec 4

Keeping the bigger picture in mind may help investors when markets are struggling. In general, if the reading goes above -20, the stock may be considered to be overbought. The RSI oscillates on a scale from 0 t...More..

Arsenal linked with Steven N'Zonzi as Sevilla man nears exit
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Arsenal linked with Steven N'Zonzi as Sevilla man nears exit

N'Zonzi has not featured since being substituted at half-time of Sevilla's 3-3 draw with Liverpool last month - with his team trailing 3-0 - and the France worldwide confirmed he has fallen out with coach ...More..

Listeriosis outbreak claims 36 lives in S
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Listeriosis outbreak claims 36 lives in S

Speaking at a press conference, Dr Motsoaledi said that while listeria is a serious disease, it can be treated with antibiotics.The bacteria is found in soil, water and vegetation, and contaminates food sources...More..

Trump, Democrats to meet to avert government shutdown
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

Trump, Democrats to meet to avert government shutdown

McConnell is expected to join House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) at a meeting Thursday with President Trump at the Wh...More..

National Influenza Vaccination Week
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

National Influenza Vaccination Week

John Venglarcik, infectious disease physician. Cases of influenza have begun to rise, with 53 confirmed cases over the two-week period ending November 25, compared with 33 over the previous two weeks. "The fa...More..

UN Official: Treatment of Rohingya May Contain Elements of Genocide
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

UN Official: Treatment of Rohingya May Contain Elements of Genocide

Myanmar Ambasador Htin Lynn rejected the allegations and said his government was working with Bangladesh to ensure returns of the displaced in about two months. He told the session that his country was hostin...More..

More members may follow Atiku out of APC - Timi Frank
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

More members may follow Atiku out of APC - Timi Frank

The don also said the character of whosoever emerged as the PDP national chairman would determine the level of discipline and internal democracy in the party. We will continue to consult you. Although the sta...More..

TIO Networks breach might have exposed 1.6M consumer records
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

TIO Networks breach might have exposed 1.6M consumer records

TIO Networks operates over 60,000 bill payment kiosks across North America and has over 14 million registered users who use its services to make bill payments for wireless connections, cable, utilities, and o...More..

World Health Organization backs Philippines suspension of Sanofi's dengue vaccine
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

World Health Organization backs Philippines suspension of Sanofi's dengue vaccine

The Philippines Department of Health halted use of Dengvaxia last week after Sanofi reported it could worsen the disease in some people. It said its Strategic Advisory Group of Experts on Immunization would m...More..

Two previous national champions to compete in 2018 Allstate Sugar Bowl
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Two previous national champions to compete in 2018 Allstate Sugar Bowl

One of the reasons for Alabama football's success this season can be attributed to leadership of quarterback Jalen Hurts who is completing 60.8 percent of his passes for 1,940 yards and 15 touchdowns against ...More..

Bryan Singer Fired From Directing Freddie Mercury Biopic After On-Set Drama
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Bryan Singer Fired From Directing Freddie Mercury Biopic After On-Set Drama

The director apparently went missing several times during the shoot (he reportedly has a history of doing this) forcing his cinematographer, Thomas Newton Sigel , to direct several scenes. The decision "reflec...More..

Final Release Date Announced, To Clash With Baaghi 2 And Manikarnika
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Final Release Date Announced, To Clash With Baaghi 2 And Manikarnika

The film was expected to release earlier in December this year but was later shifted to January 26 because of some post-production work. He wrote, "#BreakingNews: "#2Point0 to release on 27 April 2018. 400 cror...More..

Cheese Every Day Could Keep The Doctor Away
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Cheese Every Day Could Keep The Doctor Away

Their summary is: "Regular consumption of 40 grams of cheese reduces the risk of diseases of vessels and heart by 14 percent, stroke by 10 percent". Additionally, it also contains an acid that helps prevent clo...More..

Sunny day ahead, chance of snow next weekend
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Sunny day ahead, chance of snow next weekend

As well as feeling cold, there is an increasing threat of sleet and snow showers feeding down across the country. "It's going to turn much colder again towards the end of the week, and by Thursday into Fri...More..

Last chance to get flu shot before holiday travel
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Last chance to get flu shot before holiday travel

In the land down under, where the 2017 flu season is now a wrap, public health officials reported record-high rates of flu, as well as above-average numbers of hospitalizations and deaths. The Centers for Disea...More..

Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Science says dogs are smarter than cats. Take that, cat people

For the first time, scientists at Vanderbilt University counted the number of cortical neurons in the brains of both cats and dogs, and found that dogs have almost twice the amount of neurons compared to cats, ...More..

Thousands protest Washington's shrinking plan for national monuments
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Thousands protest Washington's shrinking plan for national monuments

The Utah Highway Patrol estimated the crowd to be about 5,000 people, the Salt Lake Tribune reported . The two monuments were designated by former presidents Barrack Obama and Bill Clinton respectively. Pres...More..

Aguirre eyes probe into dengue vaccine deal
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Aguirre eyes probe into dengue vaccine deal

Roque however urged the public not to spread information that may cause undue alarm. The Department of Justice is set to probe the controversial P3.5-billion dengue vaccine after it was found that it causes "...More..

Lane Kiffin 'Would Love to Play Bama' After Conference USA Championship Win
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Lane Kiffin 'Would Love to Play Bama' After Conference USA Championship Win

Midway through the first quarter, the Owls lead North Texas 10-0 and are seemingly moving the football at will against their opponents (a missed field goal ended a third drive). The game was held at FAU Stadi...More..

by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Time To Sell Marathon Petro (NYSE:MPC)? Goldman Sachs Downgrades Shares Today

Wilen Investment Management CORP. now owns 38,148 shares of the oil and gas company's stock worth $1,984,000 after purchasing an additional 9,100 shares in the last quarter. The stock of Coty Inc. Marathon Oil ...More..

10 offer letters for IIT-Madras students in 1st placement round today
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

10 offer letters for IIT-Madras students in 1st placement round today

Leading technology firm Microsoft offered the highest annual salary package of INR 1.39 crore followed by the app-based taxi aggregator Uber which closely stood second and holding out INR 99.87 lakh per annum...More..