Saturday December 15-th, 2018

CDC focuses on preventing flu after Brenda Fitzgerald resignation CDC focuses on preventing flu after Brenda Fitzgerald resignation

But according to the Center for Disease Control , the flu season will likely get worse before it gets better. Still, anyone can be affected by the flu and there are steps everyone can take to prevent its spread. To avoid this, clean and disinf...

Hot tea linked to esophageal cancer in smokers, drinkers Hot tea linked to esophageal cancer in smokers, drinkers

People who drink at least one alcoholic beverage and a "burning hot" cup of tea on a daily basis were five times more likely to develop esophageal cancer than people who drank tea at any temperature less than once a week, the study found.

Genius Girl Scout Sells Cookies Outside A San Diego Dispensary Genius Girl Scout Sells Cookies Outside A San Diego Dispensary

Urban Leaf , the marijuana dispensary in question, posted a photo of the girl to its Instagram page, promoting its own marijuana brand flavored like Girl Scout cookies, called " GSC ", along with her boxes of the real thing. This is not the first...

No third-party interference when two adults marry, SC tells khap panchayats No third-party interference when two adults marry, SC tells khap panchayats

The Supreme Court on Monday cracked a whip against Khap Panchayats in connection with cases pertaining to so-called honour killing. The court came out strongly against honour killing saying even if two adults, who are within prohibited degree o...

Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur - Betting Tips and Predictions Liverpool vs Tottenham Hotspur - Betting Tips and Predictions

With four minutes remaining in the first half, Moussa Dembele had a chance to draw Spurs level after Christian Eriksen's free-kick dropped to his feet but his strike from the edge drew a smart save from Loris Karius . "The feeling in the dressin...

Connaught Place, Chandni Chowk to remain shut for 2 days Connaught Place, Chandni Chowk to remain shut for 2 days

According to the plan, a city centre, 75 district centres, 300 community and 1,250 local shopping centres, 3,000 convenient shopping centres were proposed for meeting National Capital's commercial needs. Under these amendments, commercial activity in...

Brady and numbers point to another Patriots Super Bowl win Brady and numbers point to another Patriots Super Bowl win

Brady's postseason passer rating when trailing in fourth quarter the past four years is a staggering 121.2, compared to 75.6 for the rest of the NFL . They're a team largely made up of castoffs and spare parts, and somehow they perennially find ...

Mamata Banerjee hails U-19 India team for World Cup triumph Mamata Banerjee hails U-19 India team for World Cup triumph

The inaugural event was won by Australia . India's top scorer Shubman Gill walked out and immediately hit the ground running with some delightful shots. "I just loved the tournament, the mateship I made on the field and the mateship off it, es...

A little bit of wine can help 'clean the mind', scientists say A little bit of wine can help 'clean the mind', scientists say

In this case, low doses of alcohol aid the glymphatic system , which Nedergaard and her colleagues first noted in 2012. While a couple of glasses of wine can help clear the mind after a busy day, new research shows that it may actually help clean...

Sean McVay Named AP Coach of the Year

It was the 10th time in the past 11 seasons that a quarterback won the award, a streak broken only by Adrian Peterson in 2012. That was the first season for the top defensive rookie award. Kamara's teammate, cornerback Marshon Lattimore, was named De...

Class 9 student found dead in Delhi school; three classmates detained Class 9 student found dead in Delhi school; three classmates detained

CCTV footage revealed that some students went after Tusshar in the washroom and allegedly punched him in the neck and face, police said . "He fell unconscious and was taken to the hospital as soon as the school came to know of it", a teacher from th...

Flu Fear Spreads: 53 Children (And Counting) Have Died Flu Fear Spreads: 53 Children (And Counting) Have Died

Flu is widespread in 48 states, down from 49 last week, with OR reporting less flu activity, the CDC said. The latest figures bring the national total of pediatric deaths to 53 for the week that ended January 27, up from 37 the week before, accordi...

23-year-old man stabbed to death in West Delhi's Khyala 23-year-old man stabbed to death in West Delhi's Khyala

The murder is said to be a case of honour killing as Ankit and the girl were from different communities and her family objected to the relationship. The mother of the boy who has a broken rib from the attack added that the girl's mother pushed her ...

Eagles' Alshon Jeffery: 'We're Bringing That Trophy Back to Philly' Eagles' Alshon Jeffery: 'We're Bringing That Trophy Back to Philly'

But something remotely close will propel the Eagles , who are the better team . The Patriots are the last team to repeat in the Super Bowl , beating Philadelphia in that game. To me this comes down to Nick Foles vs. Tom Brady and Bill ...

North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports North Korea Made $200M Off Banned Coal Exports

United Nations monitors say they found 15 shipments of coal from North Korea to Russia, China, South Korea, Malaysia, and Vietnam that violated United Nations caps on North Korean coal exports between January and August of previous year. Over the pa...

Harden scores 28 as Rockets cease Spurs Harden scores 28 as Rockets cease Spurs

Expect James to have a huge game if the Cavaliers plan on winning this contest. The Siilver and Black had problems with turnovers, finishing with 16, eight in each half, that the Rockets converted into 27 points. Thursday's game is just the second ...

Kerala Budget: GST disappointing, benefits only corporates, says state FM Kerala Budget: GST disappointing, benefits only corporates, says state FM

The minister who allotted Rs. 2,000 crore for coastal areas, also announced a Rs. 1,267 crore package for women security and welfare. Rs 16 crore have been assigned for those stuck in troublesome or risky circumstances in outside countries.Thomas a...

India unveils 'world's largest' public healthcare scheme

This will be the world's largest government-funded healthcare programme, a commendable initiative given how the growing cost of medical care cripples millions of poor families in India. With the budgets for the initiative doubled this year, it is s...

People With Anxiety Are More Likely to be Bitten by Dogs People With Anxiety Are More Likely to be Bitten by Dogs

The study, based on a survey of almost 700 people, found that nearly a quarter of people said they had been bitten at least once during their life. The more emotionally unstable a person was, the more likely they were to have been bitten by a dog .

Bofors scam: Delhi Court to hear CBI plea on February 17 Bofors scam: Delhi Court to hear CBI plea on February 17

Though CBI cited "new facts", it will have a hard task persuading the top court to entertain its plea after sitting on them for 12 long years. With this, the CBI chose to go ahead with filing its appeal against the May 31, 2005, decision of the h...

Cell Phone Radiation Linked To Tumors In Male Rats, Government Study Says Cell Phone Radiation Linked To Tumors In Male Rats, Government Study Says

The lowest level of radiation they were exposed to was about the maximum level cellphones are permitted to emit, and the rodents were exposed to nine hours of radiofrequency radiation every day for two years, which Bucher made clear was much more tha...

'It is a cesspool of funky flu' 'It is a cesspool of funky flu'

After a 12-hour night shift, nurse Katherine Lockler of Milton, Florida, was so frustrated with the ways some people have handled the flu outbreak that she recorded a Facebook video on Saturday from her vehicle titled "After Work Thoughts", in whic...

First grid girls, now F1 drops classic start times First grid girls, now F1 drops classic start times

To consider their argument a stubborn and outdated opinion, however, would be short sighted, as even 30-year-old four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel declared it "ridiculous". With the recent #MeToo campaign and the resulting closer focus on...

Trump lashes out at FBI, DOJ

The three-and-a-half page note written by Republicans on the House of Representatives' intelligence committee is based on confidential information from the intelligence services. Let's talk about media blitz to discredit and distract from the memo ...

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