CAN Commends FG Over Chibok Girls' Release

Chibok schoolgirls, recently freed from Nigeria extremist captivity, are photographed in Abuja, Nigeria, Monday May 8, 2017. The release was made possible after "lengthy negotiations" which saw the Nigerian government agree to an exchange of some... More..

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Patients treated by older doctors more likely to die, new research indicates
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Patients treated by older doctors more likely to die, new research indicates

There was an exception: for older doctors who were treating high volumes of patients, age did not translate to higher mortality in patients, according to the study published in The BMJ . Tsugawa said older d...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE:VRX) & Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) Traders Recap

At the time of writing, the high price for the current session is 14.1. The stock was bought at an average price of C$10.80 per share, with a total value of C$108,000.00. The stock is presently trading up its S...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

U.S. signs treaty to protect Arctic, giving some hope for Paris agreement

Donald Trump, in his presidential campaign, described climate change as a Chinese hoax, but since then there has been a huge debate raging inside the administration about whether to pull out of the Paris treaty...More..

3-D Printed Ovaries Can Help Restore Fertility in Female Cancer Survivors
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

3-D Printed Ovaries Can Help Restore Fertility in Female Cancer Survivors

The all-female McCormick-Feinberg coordinated effort for this exploration was "exceptionally productive", Shah stated, adding that it was motivational to be a piece of an all-female group doing research towards...More..

Yemen Cholera Death Toll Mounts to 209
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Yemen Cholera Death Toll Mounts to 209

The UN humanitarian coordinator in Yemen said a cholera outbreak has killed 124 people over the past two weeks. The cholera outbreak in Yemen has so far infected 14,000 people, with at least 186 related death...More..

Hirono discloses kidney cancer; says prognosis is favorable
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hirono discloses kidney cancer; says prognosis is favorable

Continuing, Hirono stated that her doctor expects she "will make a full recovery" following the treatment recommended by her doctor. Sen. Hirono added that she will continue to work during her recovery and lo...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Donor angry at failure to move Israel embassy

The Palestinians and the Arab world fiercely oppose a move, and the worldwide community has warned that it could spark fresh unrest. He said Israel must oppose attempts to establish a Palestinian state and insi...More..

Sen. Warren: GOP blocking Democrats from health care talks
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Sen. Warren: GOP blocking Democrats from health care talks

Trumpcare went through fits and starts all year, ultimately ending in a product that was pulled to the extreme right, earning it the endorsement of most of the House Freedom Caucus, the most conservative ...More..

Budget 2017: Banks and government at war over 'lazy' banking levy
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Budget 2017: Banks and government at war over 'lazy' banking levy

Unsurprisingly, the head of the Australian bankers' Association dubbed the new tax to be: "a direct attack on jobs and growth", but he will garner little sympathy outside of banking circles. Mr Turnbull the Med...More..

BET Awards: Beyonce to compete against sister Solange
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

BET Awards: Beyonce to compete against sister Solange

Beyoncé, who won video of the year with Formation last year, is nominated for the top prize again with Sorry. For album of the year, Beyonce's Lemonade is up against Bruno Mars' 24K Magic , J. "More big na...More..

United Kingdom hospitals crippled by suspected cyber-attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

United Kingdom hospitals crippled by suspected cyber-attack

The attack is unique, according to Europol, because it combines ransomware with a worm function, meaning once one machine is infected, the entire internal network is scanned and other vulnerable machines ar...More..

IMA study reveals high incidence of hypertension among doctors
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

IMA study reveals high incidence of hypertension among doctors

Every year 10 million people around the world die needlessly because of high blood pressure, making it the planet's single biggest killer, says the International Society of Hypertension. It evaluates the patien...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Putin Offers To Provide Record Of Controversial Trump-Lavrov Talks

The president was meeting with the foreign minister about the terrorist threat. Trump didn't even give an entire readout of his conversation, leaving staffers "actually unaware of what happened", one official ...More..

Pentagon Issued 'Bad Paper' Discharges to Troops with Mental Illnesses
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Pentagon Issued 'Bad Paper' Discharges to Troops with Mental Illnesses

The Government Accountability Office (GAO ) report concluded that the military failed to follow policies created to prevent inappropriate discharge of service members with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)...More..

Korea on USA missile defense system
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Korea on USA missile defense system

It said the council will "take further significant measures including sanctions" and called upon Pyongyang to show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action". The launch was personally ove...More..

PCB bans all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz in spot-fixing probe
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

PCB bans all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz in spot-fixing probe

During the period of ineligibility, Nawaz's central contract executed with the PCB stands suspended, the release said. Nawaz was the seventh Pakistan player to come under the PCB's scanner during the ongoing ...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

American Teenager Dies After Drinking Excessive Caffeine

Instead it was an energy drink". WLTX reported that Davis Allen Cripe collapsed at Spring Hill High School on April 26 and later died at a hospital. "Additionally, vomiting, diarrhea, seizures, and even dea...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

More damage from cyberattack

Microsoft has released an emergency patch to fix a vulnerability in Windows exploited by the WannaCry ransomware to devastating effect this weekend. High-profile victims include hospitals in Britain, the Span...More..

Cornyn Withdraws from FBI Director Search
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cornyn Withdraws from FBI Director Search

Besides Cornyn, Trump is considering Mike Rogers , former House Intelligence Committee chairman and a former FBI agent, and Rep. Trey Gowdy , R-S.C., a former prosecutor who led the Benghazi investigation tha...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Xi elaborates on inspiration behind Belt and Road Initiative

Proposed in 2013, the Belt and Road Initiative is a grand plan to connect Asia with Europe and Africa along, and beyond, ancient trade routes by putting in place an unparalleled trade and infrastructure network...More..

India ex-minister, 82, passes school exam
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

India ex-minister, 82, passes school exam

His parole ended on May 5. An unlikely source of inspiration for the former chief minister was Manu Sharma, serving a life term for killing model Jessica Lall in 1999, who was pursuing an LLB course while bei...More..

Netanyahu: Moving US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will 'Advance' Peace
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Netanyahu: Moving US Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem Will 'Advance' Peace

Israeli President Benjamin Netanyahu reportedly wanted to accompany Trump to the Western Wall, a request the White House reportedly denied. Trump's team had already planned to have Trump pay a visit...More..

Cyber attacks 'linked' to North Korea
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Cyber attacks 'linked' to North Korea

Now this force of North Korean cyberhacking sleeper cells is under new scrutiny in connection with the ransomware assaults that have roiled much of the world over the past four days. The column added "the DPRK ...More..

Defense requests denied for Minnesota officer who killed man
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Defense requests denied for Minnesota officer who killed man

It happened during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights. Among them, a judge ruled that jurors will not be allowed to view Philando Castile's auto in person, so St. Defense attorney Paul Engh had requested that Y...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

John Cornyn says he won't be FBI director

He serves as Senate majority whip, making him the second-ranking Republican in the chamber. Governor Greg Abbott would appoint a senator, who would serve until a special election could be held to fill Cornyn's ...More..

Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Hospitals no longer diverting patients — NHS cyber attack

As of Monday morning, payments totaled just over $50,000 - tiny compared to the damage caused, but a tidy sum for the criminals. The ransomware attack infected thousands more computers Monday, mostly within...More..

Watch Always Dreaming Win The First Race Of The Triple Crown
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Watch Always Dreaming Win The First Race Of The Triple Crown

Purchased in September 2015 at Keeneland in Kentucky for $350,000 - Bonomo joked that his son, Anthony Jr., "overspent", but that he no longer believes so - Always Dreaming had done all of this after his hiat...More..

by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Teen dies from too much caffeine

David had consumed a large amount of caffeine that day, including a large diet Mountain Dew, a latte, and an energy drink. "II stand before you as a broken-hearted father and hope something good can come from...More..

Samsung Pay now available in United Kingdom for Galaxy smartphone users
by | Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Samsung Pay now available in United Kingdom for Galaxy smartphone users

How does it work? Samsung Pay works in similar ways to Android Pay or Apple Pay, enabling customers to make tap and go payments with their smartphone rather nearly anywhere that the contactless payments are a...More..