Friday November 16-th, 2018

One in 20 cancers linked to diabetes and obesity One in 20 cancers linked to diabetes and obesity

A new study in the medical journal Lancet states that diabetes and a high BMI (more than 25kg/m2) are to blame for 5.6% of the new cancer cases around the world. For men, obesity and diabetes accounted for more than 40 percent of liver cancers, whi...

Salvation Army relying on generous locals to make up kettle shortfalls Salvation Army relying on generous locals to make up kettle shortfalls

The previous one-day collection record of $16,000 was set during a SC Johnson match day in 2016. There is a lot more competition for charitable giving these days than in past days. The caller says they are soliciting donations for the organization....

NASCAR legend Bud Moore passes away at age 92 NASCAR legend Bud Moore passes away at age 92

He lived in Spartanburg, South Carolina at the time of his death. The full version of this story will be available to all readers after 1 month . He joined the military in 1943 as a machine gunner. Weatherly died in early 1964 during a race at R...

Alexis Sánchez and Mesut Özil's futures clarified by Arsene Wenger Alexis Sánchez and Mesut Özil's futures clarified by Arsene Wenger

He also said that his gut feeling is that they will both remain with Arsenal beyond the end of the 2017-18 season. "I don't think about the long term". The Frenchman added: "I am not the only one to decide that". That's impossible to answer today...

(NYSE:DAL) Shares Sold by Comerica Bank (NYSE:DAL) Shares Sold by Comerica Bank

It has underperformed by 4.87% the S&P500. Capital Management Corp increased Delta Air Lines Inc Del (DAL) stake by 8.35% reported in 2017Q2 SEC filing. (NYSE:DAL) has a Piotroski F-Score of 5. Amer Financial Gp holds 0.39% of its portfolio in D...

Viagra will be sold over the counter for £5 Viagra will be sold over the counter for £5

From next year, men with erectile disfunction will be able to obtain Viagra Connect tablets, which are manufactured by Pfizer , at the discretion of a pharmacist, rather than requiring a GP's prescription. Pfizer will continue to make Viagra availab...

Upsurge of scarlet fever in England, study warns Upsurge of scarlet fever in England, study warns

A very sore, red throat that makes it hard to swallow, along with a fever of 101 or higher, is a key sign of scarlet fever , along with swollen neck glands, headaches and body chills, nausea and vomiting. The plague death toll has risen to 143 in Ma...

First woman with Down syndrome competes in Miss Minnesota USA pageant First woman with Down syndrome competes in Miss Minnesota USA pageant

On Sunday, she competed at the Ames Center in Burnsville and won the Spirit of Miss USA Award and also the Director's Award. And the overwhelming reaction from the crowd brought Holmgren to tears as she embraced her mother. "I want to do this, on m...

FDA: Don't feed bone treats to dogs FDA: Don't feed bone treats to dogs

Some of the symptoms of bad bone treats include blockage in the digestive tract, choking, cuts and wounds in the mouth or on the tonsils, vomiting, diarrhea, bleeding from the rectum and death. The FDA did not list any specific brands of dog treats i...

S Durga's censor certificate cancelled S Durga's censor certificate cancelled

In the communication issued by CBFC to the film's producer Shaji Mathew, it was cited that the certification is being cancelled following complaints from IFFI jury regarding the title of the film. Best Director gets the Silver Peacock Award and a cas...

Reciting National Anthem a Must in 800 Rajasthan Government Hostels Reciting National Anthem a Must in 800 Rajasthan Government Hostels

However, according to SJE principal secretary Samit Sharma , singing of the national anthem is already a party of the daily routing in hostels, even without the government making it compulsory. It appears that the Vasundhara Raje Scindia-led BJP go...

Chelsea should be anxious by Manchester City's spending strategy, Conte says Chelsea should be anxious by Manchester City's spending strategy, Conte says

Midfielders Charly Musonda and Kenedy will also not feature while forward Michy Batshuayi, who has not played since the end of October, is working his way back to fitness from a foot injury. City, meanwhile, have a Manchester derby at Old Trafford to...

Muzzleloader season for Maine's deer hunters getting started Muzzleloader season for Maine's deer hunters getting started

According to Department of Natural Resources data on its website , five male hunters accidentally shot themselves during the season. Once a deer is killed, the hunter has to check the deer in and get it tagged. The state's archery season for deer is...

Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan host a Mehndi ceremony Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan host a Mehndi ceremony

They may have opted for court marriage but made sure that the celebrations are big post their official wedding. Virat Kohli recently led the Men in Blue to an innings victory over Sri Lanka in the second Test in Nagpur, thanks to a fantastic doub...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch Hyderabad Metro Rail service today Prime Minister Narendra Modi to launch Hyderabad Metro Rail service today

Swamy Goud, senior BJP leaders including BJP State president K. Laxman and others welcomed Mr. Modi as he landed in a special Indian Air Force flight at 1.20 pm. "The trains running on three corridors will be controlled and monitored from state-of-th...

Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm Three coffees a day linked to more health than harm

The authors can therefore not rule out the effect of such factors on the apparent harmful or beneficial associations. They concluded that drinking coffee seems safe "within usual patterns of consumption", except in pregnancy and among women who a...

Disgraced Chombo refused bail, remanded in custody to December 8 Disgraced Chombo refused bail, remanded in custody to December 8

The pair was among several Mugabe allies arrested as the Zimbabwe Defence Force moved into Harare on October 16 in pursuit of what they called criminal elements within the ruling party. Two ousted Zanu-PF Youth League leaders, Kudzanai Chipanga a...

Newborn's Body Found Under Porch of Home on Ellwood Road Newborn's Body Found Under Porch of Home on Ellwood Road

Robinson was initially taken to the hospital before being transferred to the Lawrence County Jail. The father of Brittany Robinson , 23, was putting Christmas lights around his house in Shenango Township when he discovered the body of a new...

Myanmar has 'no religious discrimination', army chief tells pope Myanmar has 'no religious discrimination', army chief tells pope

Myanmar's government has denied most accusations, and the army says its own investigation found no evidence of wrongdoing by troops. "I'm sorry, but let's hope it will at least be fruitful", Francis told reporters on the flight from Rome. John Hong ...

Tobacco companies forced to run anti-smoking ads

The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia found the tobacco giants " lied, misrepresented, and deceived the American public " about the health effects of smoking along with having intentionally designed cigarettes for addictiveness and mar...

Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's biological daughter, wants DNA test Bengaluru woman claims to be Jayalalithaa's biological daughter, wants DNA test

On his deathbed, he confessed he was in a relationship with Jayalalithaa, the petition claims. The petitioners said that V Sasikala, former interim general secretary of AIADMK, allegedly prevented her from meeting the leader, and was also not even al...

Gujarat Assembly elections: Arvind Kejriwal asks voters to 'uproot' BJP Gujarat Assembly elections: Arvind Kejriwal asks voters to 'uproot' BJP

He alleged the BJP was trying to weaken the country by polarisation. The Congress said that AAP betrayed the people while the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) accused its leaders of indulging in corruption. Party leaders including Delhi ministers Man...

Coins valued Rs 790, needles removed from youth's body — Madhya Pradesh Coins valued Rs 790, needles removed from youth's body — Madhya Pradesh

He also underwent an abdominal endoscopy to look for the objects inside his stomach before he could be operated upon. On Saturday Madhya Pradesh Doctors fromgovernment medical college hospital in district Rewa , removed around 1 kg of unwanted a...

MS Dhoni greeted with the slogans of Shahid Afridi in Kashmir MS Dhoni greeted with the slogans of Shahid Afridi in Kashmir

According to the local media, some of the locals started chanting 'Boom Boom Afridi' slogans as Dhoni, who has been awarded an honorary rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the Army, interacted with the aspiring cricketers of Kashmir. He said when the Ind...

Flies may be far more unsafe than we first thought Flies may be far more unsafe than we first thought

And while it might not be surprising that flies use their legs, feet, and wings to transmit microbes, the study also suggests that each step a fly takes could possibly have them spreading live bacteria to humans. The study also indicates that blowf...

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