Sunday August 19-th, 2018

Family: Virginia boy, 7, dies from flu Family: Virginia boy, 7, dies from flu

Family members called 911 Sunday morning after the boy appeared to be unresponsive and not breathing. State health officials are investigating yesterday's death of a seven-year-old Pittsylvania County boy, one that may be the result of the flu.

Samsung Electronics' net profit jumps 73% in Q4 Samsung Electronics' net profit jumps 73% in Q4

Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it is splitting its stock in a move to enhance shareholder value. Net profit came to 12.25 trillion won ($11.4 billion) in the October-December period, compared with 7.08 trillion a year earlier, the company said...

CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases CDC warns public after rise in reported flu cases

The number of flu-related deaths varies widely from year to year, but even during a relatively mild flu season the illness claims thousands of lives. In addition to following CDC preventative measures, Polhamus is advising parents to monitor childr...

Like, what? Amazon just opened its own rainforest in Seattle! Like, what? Amazon just opened its own rainforest in Seattle!

The Spheres were created to provide a link to nature typically lacking in urban offices, and one which studies suggest inspires creativity and might even enhance brain functioning, according to Amazon. At the Spheres' opening, Governor Jay Inslee sai...

Sleep disruption an early sign for Alzheimer's Sleep disruption an early sign for Alzheimer's

Yo-El S. Ju of the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis . For some time, it's been understood that patients with severe memory-loss also suffer from broken sleep. The 24-hour activity monitoring allowed researchers to find partici...

Electrodes wired into the brain could help Alzheimer's patients, trial finds Electrodes wired into the brain could help Alzheimer's patients, trial finds

It is fitted directly into the skulls of sufferers and in tests has been found to help restore both focus and attention. Now two years on, Mrs Moore is able to prepare meals, plan outings and select her own clothing without assistance. Dr Douglas S...

Brexit: UK to be worse off in every scenario Brexit: UK to be worse off in every scenario

Anti-Brexit campaigners have seized on the leak. The UK paper, which has been drawn up by the Department for Exiting the European Union, claimed that every sector of the British economy will suffer due to Brexit - the only exception being farmi...

Padmaavat actor Ranveer Singh ecstatic on receiving note from Amitabh Bachchan Padmaavat actor Ranveer Singh ecstatic on receiving note from Amitabh Bachchan

It may be mentioned that " Padmaavat " was released on January 25 and has earned more than Rs 100 crore across India till date. The film has been directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and has Deepika Padukone in the titular role of Rani Padmavati whi...

Home prices continue to pick up steam Home prices continue to pick up steam

US home prices continued to accelerate nationally and in the major cities toward the end of the year, the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller indices reported on Tuesday. He said that home values "continue to move out of reach for home buyers in many markets ...

Stunning Tech Stock QUALCOMM Incorporated (QCOM)

The stock decreased 0.24% or $0.1 during the last trading session, reaching $41.75. Meridian Investment Counsel Inc. grew its holdings in shares of QUALCOMM by 0.3% during the second quarter. The company was maintained on Thursday, July 23 by Brean C...

Gasconade County hit hard by flu; almost 300 cases, 5 deaths reported Gasconade County hit hard by flu; almost 300 cases, 5 deaths reported

Rachel Levine, acting Pa. health secretary. The flu season rages on in 39 states. Two more women have died from the flu in the south Valley, according to the Tulare County Public Health Department. Get your flu shot. Morgan said it's importan...

Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation

He went to the hospital, where two doctors were completely mystified over his condition. The physician informed them that they had contracted larva migrans, more commonly known as hookworms, most likely as they walked around the beach barefoot.

Left scolds Hillary for shamelessly coddling sexual harasser Left scolds Hillary for shamelessly coddling sexual harasser

Patti Solis Doyle , who was Clinton's campaign manager in 2008, said when she tried to fire the aide, then senator Clinton decided instead to dock several weeks pay and make him undergo counseling. But I won't lie, I expected standing up for a woma...

Chuck Schumer, Senate Democrats acted irresponsibly by forcing shutdown Chuck Schumer, Senate Democrats acted irresponsibly by forcing shutdown

Now, there's always some fiddling to save face, but that's all that ever comes out of them". By Groundhog Day, the government shutdown will have been largely forgotten. Cheney wants that extended to military funding. That's the truth of it. Sch...

Trump EPA preserves Obama-era rule in opposition to Alaska mine proposal Trump EPA preserves Obama-era rule in opposition to Alaska mine proposal

EPA is going to ask for additional public comment on the impact of the mining application on the existing proposed determination to have access to better analysis of the situation. "We intend to participate fully in the process and encourage al p...

Cousin 'rapes' eight-month-old baby girl in India Cousin 'rapes' eight-month-old baby girl in India

Later, when the child's mother who works as a maid in a nearby locality returned home and she found the child in pool of blood. The suspect in the crime, the infant's 28-year-old cousin, has been arrested by police. The man confessed to having rape...

Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice Vaping Damages DNA and Increases Lung Cancer Risk In Mice

Smokers inhale water vapor from liquefied nicotine, which doesn't contain the same kinds of cancer-causing chemicals as tobacco-based cigarettes. Researchers subjected cultured human bladder and lung cells to e-cigarette vapor which is created to a...

Sì a commercio globale se equo. America First ma non sola Sì a commercio globale se equo. America First ma non sola

Così Nabil Abu Rudeinah, portavoce del presidente palestinese Abu Mazen, ha replicato - citato dalla Wafa - al discorso di Trump a Davos definendolo "inaccettabile". (Teleborsa) - A Davos di grande attualità il tema sul protezionismo. Papa Be...

PM asks political parties to help pass triple talaq bill PM asks political parties to help pass triple talaq bill

While The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill was stuck in the Rajya Sabha after getting passed in the Lok Sabha , the Constitution (123rd Amendment) Bill, 2017, which proposes constitutional status for the OBC Commission, could not...

Shoe Thrown On Bahubali Fame Tamannaah Bhatia: Man Arrested Shoe Thrown On Bahubali Fame Tamannaah Bhatia: Man Arrested

Tamannaah, who started her career in the South industry, has an huge following amongst South cinema. She has been doing this since a long time and yesterday, she had to face a awful incident in Hyderabad where she had a bad experience while taking ...

#CHAN2018: Eagles battle past Angola, to face Sudan in semifinal #CHAN2018: Eagles battle past Angola, to face Sudan in semifinal

Nigeria will battle Sudan on Wednesday in Marrekesh for a place in the CHAN final. The Home Eagles should have taken the lead just seconds into the game through last season's Nigeria Professional Football League top scorer Okpotu, who was played th...

Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) Expected To Report Earnings On Thursday

About 7.39 million shares traded. The stock of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, July 6 by Stifel Nicolaus. It has outperformed by 0.30% the S&P500. The company was maintained on Friday, December 22 by SunTrust...

Super Bowl-Freaking Out,935 Super Bowl-Freaking Out,935

Wednesday was the first time New England publicly acknowledged Gronkowski was in the league's concussion protocol. As neat a story, Gisele Bündchen reportedly tried to convince Tom Brady to retire. But you know, sometimes momentum in ev...

Charlie Dent weighs in on report that Trump wanted to fire Mueller Charlie Dent weighs in on report that Trump wanted to fire Mueller

Booker emphasized in his CNN appearance that "the occasional courage" of the people around the president "who have to literally threaten him with resigning" is not sufficient protection from a "potential crisis in the future". "The President and ...

There's Still Time To Get A Flu Shot There's Still Time To Get A Flu Shot

The effectiveness of the flu vaccine can not be calculated as of yet because the flu is still spreading however according to the C.D.C. the antiviral flu medications such as Tamiflu and Relenza are working. Conrad likened the decision to have a less-...

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