Medical

World Trade Centre attack victim's remains identified 16 years after terror attack

Sixteen years after the attack, the New York City Medical Examiner's Office said it identified one of the victims. A steel worker inspects a mangeled steel gi...


Medical marijuana growing facility originally planned for Seneca County opening downstate

The dispensaries will be helmed by the New York City-based company Fiorello Pharmaceuticals . As Fiorella co-CEO Eric Sirota told reporters, "what distinguis...


Do e-cigarettes help tobacco smokers quit?

The findings were published in the journal BMJ . The Truth Initiative, a US antismoking group, has embraced the so-called "harm reduction" approach, advising...


First Human Embryos Edited in US

As reported in MIT Technology Review , Mitalipov and team managed to change the DNA of numerous one-cell embryos using a gene editing technique called CRISP...


Charlie Gard Hospital Says Staff Have Received Death Threats

The hospital believes that 11-month-old Charlie has suffered irreversible brain damage that treatment can not fix. The 10-month old baby was born "perfectly h...


Hundreds at south Mpls. rally honor Justine Damond

The city had required all uniformed officers to wear cameras on their bodies by previous year, amid outrage over the 2015 fatal shooting of Jamar Clark, an unar...


AIDS death figures dropped by 'almost half' in 11 years

Another important data highlighted by the organization director was inequality among some regions regarding access to medicines. Southern and eastern Africa h...


Huge Iceberg Breaks Off Antarctica's Larsen C Ice Shelf

The iceberg weighs an estimated 1.12 trillion tons and is approximately the size of Delaware. The newly unmoored behemoth of an iceberg could be around for ma...


LSU confident that Canada can boost their SEC contention

It's not how strong you are in the weight room, it's about how your performance is on the field. Guice has a 5-year-old brother he would like to see raised in...


Pak Opens Fire Along LoC, 2 Killed

Zargar said ambulances are kept on alert mode in border areas to shift the victims of cross-LoC firing to hospitals at the earliest. Three soldiers have also be...


J&K to miss nation's tryst with GST

According to local media reports, several trade bodies have called for a "Kashmir bandh " on Saturday, July 1. Barring J&K, all states have implemented the i...


Federal Bureau of Investigation finds vehicle tied to U of I scholar's disappearance

Local police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said her case is top priority. University police said Zhang had just gotten off a bus before the four-doo...


Murray withdraws from exhibition match because of sore hip

After their Aegon Championships triumph over Julien Benneteau and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, Murray-Soares are unbeaten in the grass-court season and Jamie becam...


What it's like to fly business class on Qatar Airways

Customer-focused initiatives have included an expanded global network ( Air Canada is one of only a few airlines in the world to serve all six inhabited cont...


Alleged Russian Hack Reveals a Deeply Flawed Election System

The NSA report does not say whether the cyberattack effort had any effect on the election results. Security experts for years have warned that electronic voti...


Critics say Trump tweets may undercut legal case

US President Trump had on Monday urged for a "much tougher version" of his travel ban . If the Supreme Court agrees to take up the government's appeal, i...


Showers, thunderstorms sticking around for much of the week

Otherwise, partly cloudy and warm with high temperatures near 78 degrees and winds from the north at 5 to 15 miles per hour. The National Weather Service ...


Osinbajo Speaks On The Ceding of Bakassi To Cameroon

He reiterated the fact that the country was better together than apart. We are greater together than apart. "Cross River State is so much an intriguing part o...


Trudeau seeks papal apology over Canada school abuse

According to a brief May 29 communique from the Vatican, Pope Francis and Prime Minister Trudeau conversed on the topics of integration and reconciliation with ...


Important things to keep in mind before CBSE class 12th result

The students diagnosed with Type-I diabetes were for the first time allowed to carry food items inside the examination hall to maintain their sugar levels and a...


Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

Malvo was 17 at the time. His accomplice, John Allen Muhammad, was executed . The pair are also suspected of murdering one clerk and seriously injuring ano...


Cosatu to ask ANC to send Ramaphosa to its events

The booing of ANC leaders, including ANC deputy secretary general Jessie Duarte and chairperson Baleka Mbete, at Workers' Day events was an indication of Cosatu...


J&J settles drug manufacturing probe by US states for $33 million

Illinois' portion of the settlement is more than $1 million, which will go to the state, according to the IL attorney general's office. MA will get $900,000 i...


Chocolate Could Help Prevent Irregular Heartbeat, Study Suggests

The researchers found that more than 3,300 adults were diagnosed with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter (a condition in which the heart beats faster tha...


Feds sue Fiat Chrysler over emissions testing

At the heart of the legal action is the government's assertion the software regulating FCA's 3.0-litre diesel engine has functions that were not disclosed du...


Trump's $4T budget arrives on Capitol Hill

But to achieve balance, Trump is seeking sharp cuts in a variety of programs for the poor from Medicaid to food stamps and disability payments. It would also ...


Pediatricians Advise No Fruit Juice Until Kids Are 1

Human milk - and infant formula, if breastfeeding isn't done - should be the only source of nutrition for infants until about 6 months of age. According to the ...


Looking sleep-deprived lowers people's social appeal, study suggests

The Karolinska Institute in Stockholm sent 25 university students home with a kit to measure night-time movements and check they were getting the amount of slee...


Central African Republic violence 'highly worrying,' UN says

The UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in CAR (MINUSCA), said in a statement that the armed elements continue to systematically and deliberate...


Justice Network Honors National Police Week

The White House was lit up in blue to honor the nation's police officers. The families of Americus Police Officer Nick Smarr and GSW officer Jody Smith made t...