North Carolina Congressional Map Ruled 'An Unconstitutional Partisan Gerrymander'

The judges gave the state about three weeks to file a new plan with the court so it will be in place before the 2018 midterms. The deadline is important because candidates for the November congressional elections begin filing for the primaries on F... More..

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Rhule to stay at Baylor
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Rhule to stay at Baylor

The same week ESPN's Adam Rittenberg reported Matt Rhule interviewed for the Indianapolis Colt's head coaching job, Rhule has withdrawn his name from consideration for the NFL gig, according to NFL Media'...More..

INX Media case: ED searches Karti Chidambaram's premises in Delhi, Chennai
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

INX Media case: ED searches Karti Chidambaram's premises in Delhi, Chennai

Apart from this, his son, Karti Chidambaram's house and office in Chennai and Delhi were searched by the Enforcement Directorate . The ED had, in May previous year, registered a case under the Preventi...More..

Myanmar military says soldiers murdered 10 captured Rohingya
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Myanmar military says soldiers murdered 10 captured Rohingya

ARSA did not say where leader Ata Ullah was but Myanmar suspects the insurgents flee into Bangladesh then slip back into Myanmar to launch attacks. The statement went on to claim that the soldiers involved were...More..

Raw meat diets pose danger to pets and owners, study finds
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Raw meat diets pose danger to pets and owners, study finds

What's more, a pet's raw diet may put humans at risk for these infections, too. Vets say that feeding pets a raw meat-based diet (RMBD) instead of the more conventional dry or canned pet foods has become incr...More..

Canadian schoolgirl attacked over hijab
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Canadian schoolgirl attacked over hijab

Toronto police say they are searching for a man who allegedly cut parts of a girl's hijab while she was walking to school. She said she felt the man behind her while she was walking to school with her younge...More..

Syrian troops approaching rebel-held air base in the north
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Syrian troops approaching rebel-held air base in the north

After scoring substantial gains earlier this week, the Syrian military's offensive into the Idlib Province appears to have stalled, at least for the time being, s rebel factions have carried out a counter-...More..

Nigerians React As Benue Govt Buries Attack Victims
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Nigerians React As Benue Govt Buries Attack Victims

If the government can't protect us, we will mobilise and train our people into an army to defend us. Kuanum who spoke yesterday in Makurdi said the plot to have emergency rule in the state was being orchestra...More..

President of the Mormon church, Thomas Monson, dies at 90
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

President of the Mormon church, Thomas Monson, dies at 90

The Utah Jazz have announced that they will honor the late President of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Thomas S. Monson with a moment of silence prior to tonight's game against the New Orle...More..

BRCA gene does not alter breast cancer survival rates
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

BRCA gene does not alter breast cancer survival rates

But UK scientists have now found that while the chance of getting cancer rises, the chance of dying with that cancer does not increase. The findings could influence the way doctors treat the disease. Young wo...More..

King cake, purple ice cream at stake for Vikings-Saints
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

King cake, purple ice cream at stake for Vikings-Saints

He started and barely lasted the first half, before Keenum took over. Left guard Andrus Peat won't get the opportunity to help the New Orleans Saints progress all the way to Super Bowl LII. For the Vikes to...More..

by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Media figures label Trump racist after immigration remarks

Assistant Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy Steve Goldstein noted that Trump denies that he uses such language, but said the envoys had been briefed on how to respond to complaints. "Never said anything...More..

Afghanistan U19s All Set To Face Pakistan In Cricket Match
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Afghanistan U19s All Set To Face Pakistan In Cricket Match

Mohammed Jail scored 94 runs off 91 balls as Pakistan scored a competitive total of 282/8 in 40 Overs. India , the 2017 Blind T20 World Cup champions, scored their runs very quickly in reply and reached th...More..

Health officials: 15 deaths, 'high level' of hospitalizations reported from flu
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Health officials: 15 deaths, 'high level' of hospitalizations reported from flu

Aussie flu symptoms are similar to normal flu , but they tend to last much longer, and are more severe, according to Now Healthcare Group's Medical Director, Dr Ben Coyle. "Once you start knowing that you're ...More..

Red Cross faces blood shortage, seeks blood and platelet donors
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Red Cross faces blood shortage, seeks blood and platelet donors

Seasonal illnesses have also impacted blood donations by contributing to more than 28,000 fewer donations than were needed in November and December. But storms across the western part of the state have set back...More..

Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Funding CHIP for 10 years would actually save $6 billion: CBO

CHIP funding was allowed to expire on September 30, 2017 and, despite the fact that the program has bipartisan support , it still has not been renewed. There is bipartisan support for CHIP in Delaware. "These ...More..

State Department Revamps Travel Warnings
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

State Department Revamps Travel Warnings

Level two exercise increased caution and be aware of heightened risks to safety and security. "Do not travel to Balochistan province, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) province, the Federally Administered Tribal Areas, ...More..

State offers free radon test kits
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

State offers free radon test kits

The risk of radon-caused lung cancer can be reduced. The Health Department has a limited supply of free radon test kits for residents. The EPA suggests installing a mitigation system if your home is at a leve...More..

by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Power outage at CES lasts more than one hour

But the situation itself was an incredibly risky one. Guests and exhibitors were surprised when the power went out at the Las Vegas Convention center shortly after 11 a.m. At the time, of course, demos that...More..

A&E waiting times in December have been revealed…and they're bad
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

A&E waiting times in December have been revealed…and they're bad

One quarter of all patients had to wait for over four hours to get a bed in the emergency last month says the survey on performance of the A&E departments. "As you will know a number of scientific publications ...More..

Telegram Blocks Anti-Iran Channel for Promoting Violence
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Telegram Blocks Anti-Iran Channel for Promoting Violence

Iran has made a decision to restrict access to Instagram and Telegram , amidst the country's protests, in order to prevent them being used to organise further acts of dissent against the nation's governmen...More..

Jaguars defeat Bills 10-3
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Jaguars defeat Bills 10-3

Rookie quarterback Nathan Peterman , a Bartram Trail grad, ran for 4 yards on the ensuing fourth-and-3 play. Taylor completed 17 of 37 passes on the day for 134 yards and one interception. The hero of the game...More..

Gov. Scott praises Trump administration's decision to not drill off Florida coast
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Gov. Scott praises Trump administration's decision to not drill off Florida coast

Nelson tweeted: "This is a political stunt orchestrated by the Trump administration to help Rick Scott , who has wanted to drill off Florida's coast his entire career". The Trump administration announced t...More..

Dallas County Records 5 More Deaths From Flu
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Dallas County Records 5 More Deaths From Flu

It takes two weeks for immunity to develop. In most cases people feel better after a week. You also DON'T need to visit anyone in the hospital if you have a runny nose - cough - sore throat or fever. "But...More..

Reuters journalists charged with violating Myanmar law
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Reuters journalists charged with violating Myanmar law

The reporters had met two police officers for dinner on the outskirts of Yangon, the country's largest city, where they were handed documents believed to pertain to military operations against the Muslim Rohin...More..

More cases in E. coli outbreak
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

More cases in E. coli outbreak

Until the source is known, the outbreak can not be safely said to be over he explained. The genetic picture of the bacteria that affected people in United States and Canada appeared to be the same said the CDC....More..

Anti-Sikh riots: Will support any probe, says Congress
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Anti-Sikh riots: Will support any probe, says Congress

He was recently in news for heading a one-man panel that probed Haryana land scam allegedly involving Robert Vadra. The apex court took this view after getting a report on the SIT investigation into the 1984 ...More..

Severe winter weather causes blood shortage nationwide
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

Severe winter weather causes blood shortage nationwide

Although all blood types are now in short supply, the need for platelets and Type O-Negative and B-Negative blood donations are particularly urgent. January is National Blood Donor Month, a campaign started...More..

Hit snooze: Study shows that more sleep can stop sugar cravings
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Hit snooze: Study shows that more sleep can stop sugar cravings

A further 21 control group participants received no intervention in their sleep patterns . Losing weight and sleeping in? These participants were all people who previously slept less than seven hours a n...More..

Ohio Department of Health reports state's first pediatric flu death of season
by | Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Ohio Department of Health reports state's first pediatric flu death of season

While Denton County hasn't seen quite that volume of hospitalizations, Denton County Public Health chief epidemiologist Juan Rodriguez said the uptick in cases is still noticeable and noticeably early. Vaccine ...More..