Swallowed Playmobil traffic cone 'in man's lung for 40 years'

After coming in over a persistent cough that had a troubled him for over a year, a cone-shaped mass was spotted in the man's lungs via X-ray. As its name suggests, the report concerns a suspected tumour that turned out to be a "long lost Playmobil... More..

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Bass Pro Shops closes deal to buy Cabela's
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Bass Pro Shops closes deal to buy Cabela's

The remaining company will be privately held. Bass Pro, a leader in fishing, operates more than 100 retail stores, while Cabela's, which is heavy into hunting, counts 89 locations. Gift cards are exchanged at t...More..

by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Trump's travel ban unlikely to affect North Korea

The United States' highest ranking general said Tuesday that North Korea has not changed its military posture despite heated rhetoric in the last few days. " You have various administrations, which left me a...More..

Breakthrough could lead to CTE diagnosis in athletes while alive
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Breakthrough could lead to CTE diagnosis in athletes while alive

Future studies are needed to determine whether increased levels of CCL11 are an early or late finding in the CTE disease process and whether CCL11 levels might be able to predict the severity of an individual's...More..

Philadelphia Eagles bring back Kenjon Barner in wake of Sproles' injury
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Philadelphia Eagles bring back Kenjon Barner in wake of Sproles' injury

The move comes one day after the Eagles placed running back Darren Sproles on season-ending injured reserve. SiriusXM's Adam Caplan first reported the news about the imminent deal. While Wendell Smallw...More..

Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Dale Earnhardt Jr., invoking JFK, sides with people who protest during anthem

And he let his team know that "anybody that works for me should respect the country we live in". The president added "Many people booed the players who kneeled yesterday (which was a small percentage of total...More..

Leonardo DiCaprio Will Play Theodore Roosevelt in a New Martin Scorsese Biopic
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Leonardo DiCaprio Will Play Theodore Roosevelt in a New Martin Scorsese Biopic

There have also been rumors that a Warner Bros. standalone Joker film has been courting DiCaprio as its lead, with Scorsese theoretically also on board as executive producer. The Navy veteran also served as N...More..

Nationals activate OF Bryce Harper from DL
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Nationals activate OF Bryce Harper from DL

The Nationals left NY on Sunday in elaborate "Games of Thrones" attire - Harper included - expecting Harper to return to the lineup Monday after he missed 40 games with a bone bruise and strained calf in his ...More..

Coach Tomlin: Unsure Why Villanueva Apologized, 'Had Nothing To Apologize For'
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Coach Tomlin: Unsure Why Villanueva Apologized, 'Had Nothing To Apologize For'

While the majority of the Steelers remained deep in the tunnels of Soldier Field during the anthem, offensive lineman Alejandro Villanueva stood at the edge of the field with his hand over his heart. In res...More..

Reported US cases of three STDs reaches record two million
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Reported US cases of three STDs reaches record two million

But there were also almost a half million (470,000) new gonorrhea cases and almost 28,000 new cases of syphilis, according to an annual report issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Tue...More..

'The Voice' Season 14 Premiere: Meet The Judges For 2017 NBC Series
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

'The Voice' Season 14 Premiere: Meet The Judges For 2017 NBC Series

Chris Weaver excels in his blind audition on the premiere episode of The Voice 2017, which makes him one of the winning contestants so far on season 13. He made a decision to join Team Adam . Tuaolo, ...More..

Two more cases of West Nile confirmed in Colleton horses
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Two more cases of West Nile confirmed in Colleton horses

Many people don't know they're carrying the mosquito-borne virus - even after the insect bites them - because the symptoms don't always affect the person. Health officials say that September is the most likely ...More..

Flu season has arrived in Colorado
by | Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Flu season has arrived in Colorado

During the 2016-2017 flu season, Lane County saw an alarming prevalence of flu throughout the county and as a result, double-digit deaths attributed to influenza . There has been a study that correlated f...More..

World's 'heaviest' woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

World's 'heaviest' woman Eman Ahmed dies in Abu Dhabi

Egyptian national Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty , who was known to be the world's heaviest woman at 500 kg, passed away on Monday at the Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi . VIDEO: Woman Weighing 1,102 Lbs. Still, they...More..

FDA Cracks Down On Online Sales Of Prescription Drugs
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

FDA Cracks Down On Online Sales Of Prescription Drugs

This year's operation was led by Interpol, an worldwide police organization. Warning letters were sent to inform the operators of the websites in question that they are in violation of U.S. The ease with whic...More..

Hyderabad child bride racket: Main accused Qazi, three more Arab sheikhs arrested
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Hyderabad child bride racket: Main accused Qazi, three more Arab sheikhs arrested

Omani national Al Sheyadi Sulaiman, 70 years, who claimed before police that he came to the city for medical treatment, was found to have actually come here for his marriage and was looking for minor girls, Dep...More..

Stella McCartney Casts Alicia Keys in Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Stella McCartney Casts Alicia Keys in Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign

Women with dense breasts are four to five times more likely to develop breast cancer and about 2 million Aussie woman have dense breasts, but it's not formally acknowledged as a risk factor in Australia, like i...More..

Ranveer Singh to meet 1983 cricket World Cup players
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Ranveer Singh to meet 1983 cricket World Cup players

I had no idea that from that day onwards cricket in India will change forever. The role of Kapil Dev will be played by none other than Ranveer Singh. It is likely to go on floors early next year and will be...More..

Trump walking away from Iran deal is a big mistake
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Trump walking away from Iran deal is a big mistake

That would make it capable of reaching Israel and Saudi Arabia, CNN reported. They also work with north Korea . Addressing the UN General Assembly (UNGA)'s 72nd session on Tuesday, Trump branded the agreem...More..

Roethlisberger sounds like he regrets where Steelers stood for national anthem
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Roethlisberger sounds like he regrets where Steelers stood for national anthem

While the Steelers expressed some regret about how they handled Sunday's national anthem protest at Solider Field, the Bears seemed pleased with their decision to link arms. Last year, Villanueva said he ...More..

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

UNHCR chief meets with Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh camp

Scores of Rohingya women who were aggressively sexually assaulted while fleeing Myanmar's violence-wracked Rakhine State are being treated for injuries consistent with horrific sex attacks, according to Unite...More..

A robot in China performed dental surgery on a living person
by | Tuesday, September 26, 2017

A robot in China performed dental surgery on a living person

Prof. Yimin Zhao, a surgeon at the Fourth Military Medical Institute explained that firstly a CT scan was taken of the patient to acquire all the data of the patient's skull and jaw, before the data was stored ...More..

Ram Rahim Appeals in HC Against Rape Case Verdict
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Ram Rahim Appeals in HC Against Rape Case Verdict

And if reports are to be trusted, a film focusing on the shady life of the self-made godman is on the cards, with Rakhi Sawant donning the role of his daughter-cum-partner Honeypreet Singh. The judge pronounc...More..

High Court frees Peepli Live co-director Farooqui in rape case
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

High Court frees Peepli Live co-director Farooqui in rape case

The latest update on the Mahmood Farooqui case is that, he has now been acquitted and cleared of rape charges by the High Court, which has now quelled the rape charges against him and gave a benefit of doubt ...More..

World's ex-heaviest woman Eman Abdul Atti passes away at 37
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

World's ex-heaviest woman Eman Abdul Atti passes away at 37

Earlier on September 9, Eman had celebrated her 37th birthday, surrounded by family and friends. She underwent weight loss surgery in Mumbai and later shifted to Abu Dhabi for treatment. "Dr Nahed Halawa, d...More..

Sparks edge past Lynx to win opener at WNBA Finals
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

Sparks edge past Lynx to win opener at WNBA Finals

The Sparks came out on fire, going up 28-2 in the first quarter to go up by 26 points. In a game that kept onlookers on the edge of their seats from start to finish, the Sparks just barely edged out a victo...More..

WAFU FINAL: Ghana defeats Nigeria
by | Monday, September 25, 2017

WAFU FINAL: Ghana defeats Nigeria

The victory was a sweet revenge for the stars after losing by 2 goals to nil against the Nigerians in the group stage of the tournament. It was the first time Nigeria had found conceded a goal in the co...More..

Hurricane Maria to bring risky winds and swells to U.S. coast
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Hurricane Maria to bring risky winds and swells to U.S. coast

Swells generated by Maria already were increasing along parts of the coast Sunday and are expected to continue to increase. At 11 a.m., the hurricane was about 320 miles east of Nassau in the Bahamas and mo...More..

Hurricane Maria Expected To Cause Dangerous Surf, Rip Currents Along US Coast
by | Sunday, September 24, 2017

Hurricane Maria Expected To Cause Dangerous Surf, Rip Currents Along US Coast

The latest tracks for Hurricane Maria continue to show the Category 3 storm staying away from SC. Jose is expected to meander off the East Coast, its center approximately 300 miles due south of the ME shoreli...More..

Just 30 minutes of activity on 5 days could save lives
by | Saturday, September 23, 2017

Just 30 minutes of activity on 5 days could save lives

However, less than 3% of participants achieved this level from leisure time activity while 38% of participants achieved this level from activities such as commuting, being active at work or doing household cho...More..