Medicine


Tainted lettuce in sickens 98 Tainted lettuce in sickens 98
- April 30, 2018

While most E. coli bacteria are not harmful, some produce toxins that can cause severe illness. More than half have had to be hospitalized because the strain of E. Officials suspect cattle contaminated a nearby stream, and wild pigs roaming the area spread it to fields. "CDC is advising consumers not to eat or buy romaine lettuce if they do not know where it was grown", the agency wrote in an e-mail message to media outlets. (more...)
Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland to visit Bangladesh Canadian Foreign Minister Freeland to visit Bangladesh
- April 29, 2018

Rae said the crisis bears the hallmarks of genocide, and that the investigation should not exclude any Myanmar officials - even Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has been globally criticised for her silence on the crisis, reports The Globe and Mail. (more...)
Watch List Consumer Goods Stock Buzz: Altria Group, Inc. (MO)
- April 29, 2018

Crawford Investment Counsel Inc decreased Altria Group Inc (MO) stake by 1.64% reported in 2017Q4 SEC filing. King Luther Capital Management Corp acquired 10,386 shares as Altria Group Inc ( MO)'s stock declined 15.83%. The Company's subsidiaries include Philip Morris USA Inc (PM USA), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of cigarettes in the United States; John Middleton Co (Middleton), which is engaged in the manufacture and sale of machine-made cigars and pipe tobacco, and UST ... (more...)
"Remember Emergency?": Law Minister To Congress Amid Row Over Judiciary
- April 29, 2018

The Congress' cry, that the judiciary is under threat, comes within days of Vice President Venkaiah Naidu rejecting the notice for an impeachment motion against Chief Justice of India. "We want to know as to who will stand for judicial independence". It also ended in one of the bitterest run-ins between the Congress and the BJP, which had been sparring for weeks over the crisis in the judiciary. (more...)
Body of missing Mayo GAA star recovered in Canada Body of missing Mayo GAA star recovered in Canada
- April 29, 2018

Mr Gavin was on his way to play for the ISSC Vancouver GAA team in the Western Canadian Championship in Calgary when he stopped at Kinbasket Lake and dived into the water from a bridge. "We stand with David's family, girlfriend and his many anxious friends and pray that David will be found soon and back in the arms of those who love him so much". (more...)
Salah nominated for CL Player of the Week Salah nominated for CL Player of the Week
- April 29, 2018

Enjoying an nearly telepathic relationship with Sadio Mane and Roberto Firmino , he threaded through the latter for an attempt inside the opening five minutes. "That is bad news for us". The reality is that most of Roma's games with English teams over the last 17 years have been marred with similar fan violence. (more...)
Darius Leonard Goes In The 2nd Round To The Colts Darius Leonard Goes In The 2nd Round To The Colts
- April 29, 2018

He could run between the tackles - likely better than most expect due to his size - but he's also extremely risky in space. The Bulldogs' most recent draftee was Pittsburg Steelers defensive lineman Javon Hargrave who went in the third round with the 89 pick of the 2016 draft. (more...)
Myanmar: Thousands of people flee due to clashes b/w army, ethnic insurgents Myanmar: Thousands of people flee due to clashes b/w army, ethnic insurgents
- April 29, 2018

The Burmese military is pounding ethnic rebels with air-strikes and artillery; the clashes are said to be the worst ever in a conflict that started more than 50 years ago. "It points at human rights violations of the most serious kind, in all likelihood amounting to crimes under global law", chair of the Fact-Finding Mission, Marzuki Darusman said, delivering the oral report at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva last month. (more...)
Knicks To Interview Juwan Howard For Head Coaching Job Knicks To Interview Juwan Howard For Head Coaching Job
- April 29, 2018

The Knicks are seeking a replacement for Jeff Hornacek, who was dismissed at season's end. Howard was teammates with current NY assistant coach Howard Eisley on the Dallas Mavericks during the 2000-01 season. Blatt's credentials as a European coach are unmatched, and his season-plus with the Cavaliers included an 83-40 record and a trip to the 2015 NBA Finals. (more...)
British toddler at centre of legal battle dies British toddler at centre of legal battle dies
- April 29, 2018

Even the intervention of the Pope was not enough to persuade judges to grant the boy's parents wish to move him to a children's hospital in Rome. Alfie, who was born in May 2016, had a rare degenerative brain condition that medics struggled to identify. (more...)
Gang claiming to be police hijack pvt bus with passengers Gang claiming to be police hijack pvt bus with passengers
- April 29, 2018

The incident occurred on Mysore Road near RV College here. "It was just two people who stopped the bus on the road, but there were 6-7 people working with them in the godown", added the passenger. Others are yet to be arrested. As per police, Naushad, the owner of the bus had availed a loan from a private finance company. Upon interrogation, the suspect claimed that they were part of a recovery team of a finance company. (more...)
Brown selected by Bengals in fifth round Brown selected by Bengals in fifth round
- April 29, 2018

He added 43 receptions for 389 yards and another pair of touchdowns. For his 2017 campaign, he struggled with an injury but rushed 428 yards and 3 touchdowns. The mid rounds (fourth and fifth) are where the draft can be won and lost. Although the Bengals' main focus on offense has been fixing the line, they also needed a running back. (more...)
Relay for Life raises money for American Cancer Society Relay for Life raises money for American Cancer Society
- April 29, 2018

Saturday, June 9, at Go For It Sports Dome at 9231 Galena Road, north of Yorkville. The objective of the event is to raise over $100,000 for the American Cancer Society. Most folks in your viewing area has someone are knows someone that's close to them or a love one or neighbor that this has affected", said Mark Feely, a cancer survivor. (more...)
Agios Pharmaceuticals (AGIO) Receives $89.00 Average Target Price from Brokerages
- April 29, 2018

Shares of AGIO traded up $0.76 on Monday, reaching $86.21. About 148,845 shares traded. Beech Hill Advisors Inc. acquired a new stake in Agios Pharmaceuticals during the third quarter valued at approximately $217,000. On Monday, February 5 Biller Scott also sold $228,128 worth of Agios Pharmaceuticals , Inc. Alenson Carman sold $161,250 worth of stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $75.20, for a total value of $225,600.00. (more...)
Health warning as toxic hairy caterpillars take over woodlands Health warning as toxic hairy caterpillars take over woodlands
- April 29, 2018

They can also affect the health of humans, plants, and animals. Oak Processionary Moth spotted in parks'. The larvae of the OPM (known academically as Thaumetopoea processionea ) were first identified as beginning to emerge from egg clusters in mid-April, and trees containing the clusters were treated on April 23, as reported by a Forestry Commission statement. (more...)
Israeli forces martyr three more Palestinians Israeli forces martyr three more Palestinians
- April 29, 2018

The rally is part of a larger movement dubbed the "Great March of Return ", staged every Friday during the past six weeks. There have been no Israeli casualties. "I've been reporting from the Gaza Strip for years and it's never been this bad". Israeli authorities have repeatedly denied accusations of excessive use of force during the protests, ignoring calls for an global investigation into the matter. (more...)
Chelsea strike early to push Swansea closer to the drop Chelsea strike early to push Swansea closer to the drop
- April 29, 2018

The Swans remained in the match throughout but could not recover from Cesc Fabregas 's fourth-minute goal, leaving them just one point above the dropzone. Speaking to BT Sport , he added: "We could be more clinical to kill the game, instead we keep the score at 1-0 and anything can happen until the end". (more...)
Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion Match Report, 4/28/18 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion Match Report, 4/28/18
- April 29, 2018

However, a Matt Phillips goal gave the Baggies a huge victory. Rafael Benitez's side came close again in the final minutes of the first half, but Gayle's header was brilliantly kept out by Foster, who clawed the ball off the line to ensure the visitors maintained their advantage. (more...)
Metro investigates shooting in northwest; 1 killed, 1 hospitalized Metro investigates shooting in northwest; 1 killed, 1 hospitalized
- April 29, 2018

Police say that a younger teenage girl and a 19-year-old teenager were walking away from a McDonald's in the area with other people when a vehicle drove by and someone opened fire. The suspect was last seen wearing a black polo shirt with a yellow stripe, gray trousers and white and black Nike shoes. For anonymous tips, contact Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555. (more...)
INEC Verification Exercise For Melaye's Recall In Pictures INEC Verification Exercise For Melaye's Recall In Pictures
- April 29, 2018

In Okedayo, Kabba/Bunu, there was complete apathy as people voters in two polling units in St Peter's Primary School did not come out for exercise. In Mopa and polling units in Egbe, Yagba West, there was a complete boycott as of the time of this report with INEC and Security officials, sitting and waiting for electorates to appear for verification. (more...)