Medical

Victim of 9/11 identified after 16 years using new DNA technology

It is the first new identification of a World Trade Center victim since 2015, when Matthew David Yarnell, 26, was identified using DNA. His distinguishing p...


E-cigarettes linked to helping people quit smoking

The U.S. research is the largest look yet at electronic cigarette users and it found e-cigarettes played a role in helping people quit. To assess e-cigarett...


Human embryo edited for first time in United States, pushes limits ars_ab.settitle(1138745)

So far, three previous reports of editing human embryos were all published by scientists in China . The research done at Oregon Health and Science Univer...


Charlie Gard's parents 'extremely upset' by public backlash

His parents have been battling in the courts for permission to take him to America for treatment but Great Ormond Street says this would not help. A rally in ...


Cops Thought Unarmed Woman In Pajamas Was Ambush

According to the state Bureau of Criminal Apprehensions (BCA), which investigates officer-involved shootings, Officer Mohamed Noor shot and killed Damon in a...


Drug-Resistant HIV Is On the Rise

According to UNAIDS , there were almost 36.7 million people around the world who were living with HIV/AIDS at the end of 2015. A recent United Nation report ...


Massive iceberg breaks off in Antarctica

Scientists have been watching the giant crack in the Larsen C ice shelf for a long time , and waiting for the berg to break off. However, experts still bel...


What we learned: Guice still believes Alabama is scared of LSU

He called mentors, like Jimmy Johnson and Pete Carroll. I thank Pete Carroll (whom he coached under at USC ). "That is the biggest thing for me, seeing him bei...


4 civilians killed in Indian 'unprovoked' firing along LoC: ISPR

The martyred jawan had come home on leave. Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh was summoned over the alleged firing by Indian forces in Chirikot and Satwal sec...


As Centre Rehearses GST Rollout, J&K to Take Final Call Today

He said that the existing tax regime had lacunae which allowed the possibility of evasion. Jammu and Kashmir would take a final call on the implementation o...


Federal Bureau of Investigation finds vehicle connected to missing Chinese scholar's disappearance

Nearly more than 300,000 Chinese students and scholars are attending U.S. universities and disappearance of Yingying Zhang has triggered widespread concern in...


More Severe Weather Possible in Iowa Thursday

Heavy precipitation from this morning has eaten some of the atmosphere's energy and the air mass may not be able to recover quickly for tonight's round of storm...


Andy Murray withdraws from exhibition match with hip problem

He is still planning to return to the Hurlingham, in south-west London , on Friday for one last attempt at a practice match. "Yeah, I think one day we will p...


Qatar Airways is once again the best airline in the world

Meanwhile, as far as other flight awards were concerned, Emirates won the awards for World's Best Airline Inflight Entertainment and Best First Class Comfort Am...


States review election systems for signs of hacking

The report was published on an online news website called The Intercept and it talks about how hackers from Russian military tried repeatedly to break into ...


DOJ Presents Trump's Stymied Travel Ban to Highest Court

Sanders said the president had asked the Justice Department to pursue an expedited hearing at the Supreme Court , adding that Trump "wants to go as far and a...


More unsettled weather for much of this week

A slight chance of storms continues Wednesday and Thursday along with mostly sunny skies. Temps: High of 86 degrees and low of 75 degrees. The Middleb...


17th arrest made in Manchester terror attack

It will air from 6.55pm BST to 10pm BST on Sunday June 4. The proceeds will go to a fund for victims of the attack and their grieving families. About two we...


Acting President hails Cross River Industrial Park

Acting President 'Yemi Osinbajo will visit Cross River State on Thursday to commission several milestone projects undertaken by the state government. He menti...


Trudeau invites pope to Canada for Church apology to indigenous peoples

Trudeau told reporters on Monday. Trudeau's government has promised a call to action on the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's demand for a papal apology t...


Indore: CBSE result out: City schools improve on average

Chandigarh's Bhoomi Sawant, a science student at DAV School, came in second, securing 497 marks (99.4 %). This year, the overall pass percentage was recorded a...


Federal judge tosses out life sentences for DC sniper Malvo

Now, Malvo's case has been remanded back to Spotsylvania County Circuit Court to issue a new sentence. The Supreme Court ruled in 2012 that mandatory life s...


Cosatu bans Zuma from its meetings

The South African Democratic Teachers Union (SADTU), the National Health Education and Allied Workers Union (NEHAWU) and the Communication Workers Union (CWU) s...


Illinois, other states settle with Johnson & Johnson for $33 million

Class I recalls involve situations in which there is a reasonable probability that the use of or exposure to a violative product will cause serious adverse heal...


Vermont governor vetoes marijuana bill

Gov. Scott says he wants harsher penalties if you give pot to minors, or if you're found driving under the influence, plus penalties if you're caught using in...


Mick Mulvaney: Washington DC's Definition Of A 'Budget Cut' Is A Joke

The first look at the plan came in a "skinny budget" released in March which received a tepid response from Congress . The budget calls for $8.4 billio...


AAP: No fruit juice before 1 year old

Children under the age of 1 should not be given fruit juice unless a doctor says it's OK, according to the new guidelines . "Parents may perceive fruit juice...


Central African Republic violence 'highly worrying,' UN says

Guterres strongly condemned the attack on the United Nations peacekeepers, which, he said, "may constitute a war crime". Radio France International, citing a ...


19 fallen officers honored at annual police memorial

The week was established by Congress in 1962 and starts Monday with National Peace Officers Memorial Day. Nationwide, though, law enforcement has grown increa...


Mental Health Month and MHP Classes

The research , conducted amongst 2,000 van owners and operators, highlighted that nearly one in five van drivers describes their current mental health as poo...


Brazil declares official end to Zika virus epidemic

The Zika scare was at its peak before Rio de Janeiro held the 2016 Olympics, with countries around the world reporting an increase in infections. The threat l...


Caffeinated bagels now exist, you fiends

It's believed to be the world's first caffeinated bagel . You can look here to find an Einstein Bros. The bagel also contains 13 grams of protein . The ba...


Promised spending on mental health fails to address neglect

Mental Health First Aid Training is an evidence-based program created to help prepare adults and teen leaders to recognize and address mental health problems am...


More severe weather possible in Alabama on Sunday

In addition to the potential for severe weather, these storms will be efficient rain producers and heavy rain is likely in many spots, even for those that d...


More heavy rain and storms possible today

Skies become cloudy in the evening with a 60 per cent chance of showers overnight and wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the evenin...


Drug use tops booze for first time in fatal US crashes

He is a former senior U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration official. "Drug impaired driving is increasing", said Jim Hedlund a private consulta...


Live video feed that showed giraffe birth to be taken down

And if that seems long, here are some other surprisingly lengthy pregnancies in the animal kingdom, according to National Geographic . The live cam was still a...


Justice Dept threatens sanctuary cities in immigration fight

The letters went to officials in California and in major cities including New York, Chicago, Philadelphia and New Orleans - all places the Justice Department's ...


Washington unemployment rate drops to 4.7 percent

The jobless rate in February was 4.9 percent. There were 9,500 new jobs in March, representing a 0.2 percent growth rate, which increased the total job count ...


Trump team to debate future of Paris agreement

His budget director, Mick Mulvaney, described plans to cut government spending on climate change as stopping a "waste" of taxpayer money. The battle over the ...