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Premier League Predictions: Liverpool vs. Tottenham, Burnley vs
- February 02, 2018

With numerous record crowd of 82,011 still making their way to their seats at Wembley Stadium, Christian Eriksen scored just 11 seconds into the match to put the hosts up 1-0. "We don't win the second ball on the ground - third mistake". Mauricio Pochettino was enthused by the way his team dominated such formidable opposition, but the boss refused to rate it the best of a season that also includes impressive wins over Real Madrid and Liverpool. (more...)
London health officials report five flu deaths in one week London health officials report five flu deaths in one week
- February 02, 2018

Similar flu activity has been reported in neighbouring health units and beyond. The agency said production at manufacturing plants is ramping up, but rising demand may continue to put a strain on availability. New York Senator Chuck Schumer called on the federal government to send a special CDC flu surveillance team to New York to bolster "inundated hospitals and budget-strained localities across the state ". (more...)
Mitt Romney keeps dropping hints he's running for Senate Mitt Romney keeps dropping hints he's running for Senate
- February 02, 2018

So far the former MA governor has not spoken publicly about specific political ambitions for 2018, but CNN reports that he is planning to formally announce his bid for Hatch's Senate seat later this month. Rumors have swirled for months that Romney might run to represent Utah, where he is extremely popular. The couple lived in their Park City home full time between 1999 and 2002 when Romney was recruited to help rescue the 2002 Salt Lake City Olympic games, which were mired in a bribery ... (more...)
Kusal and Dhananjaya put Sri Lanka in ascendancy Kusal and Dhananjaya put Sri Lanka in ascendancy
- February 02, 2018

Liton failed to stump Roshen for one when he missed a Mehidy Hasan delivery down the leg side and he was only 13 shy of a maiden Test hundred at stumps, Chandimal also seeing it through to the close as his side look set to take a healthy first-innings lead. (more...)
Omaha goes red for women Omaha goes red for women
- February 02, 2018

That's more than all cancers combined. Because Friday is National Wear Red Day and here's everything you need to know about the event. About 80% of cardiovascular diseases may be prevented. Go Red for Women serves as a way to educate women on the signs of heart disease and encourage them to take action. These women will share their personal stories throughout the year to help other women in Forsyth County prevent and fight heart disease and stroke. (more...)
Teen girl raped inside cinema hall showing 'Padmaavat' in Hyderabad Teen girl raped inside cinema hall showing 'Padmaavat' in Hyderabad
- February 02, 2018

Indian police have rounded up a man for allegedly raping a teenage girl inside a cinema hall in Hyderabad . Police said that the victim was raped inside the cinema hall during Padmavat Screening in Prashanth Theatre . Bikshapathi again visited Hyderabad on January 21 and met with the victim again at Swathi Hotel. Commenting on the matter, the investigating police officer said that the accused was able to take advantage because there were only a few people in the theatre. (more...)
Fidel Castro's son has killed himself, Cuba state media says Fidel Castro's son has killed himself, Cuba state media says
- February 02, 2018

Fidel " Fidelito " Castro Diaz-Balart is the oldest son of Castro and his first wife, Mirta Diaz Balart . His cousin Mario Díaz-Balart is a Republican congressman in Florida and a staunch critic of the Cuban government. But, Cuba brought the plans to a grinding halt following a lack of funding and cut ties with ex-Soviet nations. "He had written extensively on Cuba´s need for developing renewable energy resources", Benjamin-Alvarado said . (more...)
NASA turns selfies by Mars rover into stunning self-portrait NASA turns selfies by Mars rover into stunning self-portrait
- February 02, 2018

A viewpoint on "Vera Rubin Ridge" provided NASA's Curiosity Mars rover, this detailed look back over the area where it began its mission inside Gale Crater, plus more-distant features of the crater. That's where, in 2013, the mission found evidence of an ancient freshwater-lake environment that offered all of the basic chemical ingredients for microbial life. (more...)
Kylie Minogue stages a glittery hoe-down in 'Dancing' music video Kylie Minogue stages a glittery hoe-down in 'Dancing' music video
- February 01, 2018

About the video, the 49-year old Aussie pop icon publically accepted that she had danced more in the video than she had danced in years. This upbeat ode to, well, Dancing , is the first single and music video associated with Miz Minogue's upcoming album, Golden . (more...)
Trending Stocks Analysis: BP plc (BP), Amarin Corporation plc (AMRN)
- February 01, 2018

As per Wednesday, October 19, the company rating was maintained by UBS. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Thursday, June 1 by H.C. Wainwright. ValuEngine raised Amarin from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating in a research report on Saturday, November 4th. (more...)
IOC Says Russia Verdict Threatens Fight Against Doping IOC Says Russia Verdict Threatens Fight Against Doping
- February 01, 2018

With respect to these 28 athletes, the appeals are upheld, the sanctions annulled and their individual results achieved in Sochi 2014 are reinstated. The Court of Arbitration for Sport today overturned doping bans for 28 Russian athletes, triggering a sharp response from the IOC. (more...)
North Korea hits back at USA, calls Trump administration 'racist' North Korea hits back at USA, calls Trump administration 'racist'
- February 01, 2018

The "White Paper on Human Rights Violations in the U.S.in 2017", was issued by the Institute of International Studies in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and circulated by its diplomatic mission in Geneva. CIA Director Mike Pompeo has warned "North Korea is ever closer to being able to hold America at risk". "I once lived as a beggar in North Korea, but now, I'm in the capital of the U.S.as a guest to President Trump", the translator said . (more...)
Budget 2018 is outstanding for railways: Piyush Goyal Budget 2018 is outstanding for railways: Piyush Goyal
- February 01, 2018

The colonial era practice of presenting separate Budgets has been done away with in 2017. Jaitley said 18,000 kilometers of doubling, third and fourth line works and 5000 kilometers of gauge conversion would augment capacity and transform nearly the entire network into Broad Gauge. (more...)
Are you sitting down for this? New research says you shouldn't be Are you sitting down for this? New research says you shouldn't be
- February 01, 2018

If food intake stayed constant, people who stood for several hours a day instead of chair-surfing could lose up to 5.5 pounds a year. But if a person were to substitute standing for sitting for six hours out the day, a 143-pound adult would burn an extra 54 calories, the researchers estimate. (more...)
Goodwill employees find grenade launcher, live grenade Goodwill employees find grenade launcher, live grenade
- February 01, 2018

E., after employees discovered a grenade launcher with a grenade inside it, according to an incident report. The Manatee County Sheriff's Office says the store manager told deputies that the grenade launcher had come in a shipment from another store several days earlier. (more...)
Flu cases widespread across the state Flu cases widespread across the state
- February 01, 2018

According to the Health District, "It's not too late to get vaccinated". The Alabama Department of Public Health is now investigating 53 flu-related deaths. Marsha Turnbull, a health education administrator at Health & Wellness Services, said according to the National Health Assessment survey, almost 46 percent of college students reported receiving vaccination against influenza in the past 12 months by shot or nasal mist. (more...)
Join WQAD News 8 and Go RED this Friday! Join WQAD News 8 and Go RED this Friday!
- February 01, 2018

Heart disease has claimed the lives of almost 500,000 American women each year. Go Red for Women is a national campaign of the American Heart Association to promote women's heart health and heart-healthy living. The American Heart Association has invited several national and local iconic landmarks to turn their facades red on Friday, Feb. 2, in support of the American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day to elevate awareness of heart disease. (more...)
New data shows fall in average age of United Kingdom stroke victims New data shows fall in average age of United Kingdom stroke victims
- February 01, 2018

Professor Julia Verne, a director at Public Health England , said: "While it's often associated with older people, the latest research shows that people are having strokes at a younger age". Face: The face may have dropped on one side, the person may not be able to smile, or their eye or mouth may have dropped. Strokes are hitting people earlier as unhealthy lifestyles and obesity raise the risk of an attack, an official report reveals. (more...)
CDC Director resigns over financial conflicts CDC Director resigns over financial conflicts
- February 01, 2018

She sold the tobacco shares on October 26, and all of her stock holdings above $1,000 by November 21, well into her term as CDC director. It sells four brands in the US : Export "A", LD, Wave and Wings. An HHS spokesman confirmed "the potentially conflicting" stock purchases. "I consider Dr. Fitzgerald a friend", said Carroll County Board of Commissioners Chairman Marty Smith. (more...)
Migraines Increase the Risk of Heart Attacks and Strokes Migraines Increase the Risk of Heart Attacks and Strokes
- February 01, 2018

Each year more than 8.5 million people in the United Kingdom are thought to experience a migraine, more than the number affected by asthma, diabetes and epilepsy combined. However, Adelborg said, in the broad scheme of things, the increased risk from migraines must be taken seriously. The researchers can not say with certainty why migraines might pose a potential threat to heart health, but they have some theories. (more...)
Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' in the Brains of Mice Researchers Discover 'Anxiety Cells' in the Brains of Mice
- February 01, 2018

The finding, reported Wednesday in the journal Neuron , could eventually lead to better treatments for anxiety disorders , which affect almost 1 in 5 adults in the U.S. Mice are usually afraid of open spaces and as they emerged into these areas, the scientists monitored the brain cells at the bottom of the hippocampus. (more...)
Two-part cancer treatment 'eliminates tumors in mice' Two-part cancer treatment 'eliminates tumors in mice'
- February 01, 2018

The small, mice study was published January 31 in the journal Science Translational Medicine . Teacher of medicine Idit Sagiv-Barfi, PhD, is the lead creator. (A microgram is one-millionth of a gram). The first, a short stretch of DNA, works with nearby immune cells to heighten the expression of an activating receptor on the surface of the T cells. (more...)
Scientists develop 90% accurate Alzheimer's blood test Scientists develop 90% accurate Alzheimer's blood test
- February 01, 2018

Researchers in Japan and Australia say they have made important progress in developing a blood test that could in future help doctors detect who might go on to get Alzheimer's disease. This means rigorous patient selection is essential, and with the new test, the process should improve exponentially. Inherent to the hypothesis that amyloid plaques in the brain are one of the main causes of the disease, is the notion that these plaques often build up slowly, over 10 or 20 years, before ... (more...)
Apple responds to United States probe of iPhone battery flap Apple responds to United States probe of iPhone battery flap
- February 01, 2018

Apple shares have declined about seven per cent in the past two weeks. The United States DOJ and SEC are reportedly investigating an Apple software update with a power management feature that can slow down older iPhones . Apple didn't explicitly say how the fix works, and users figured out what was happening later in the year. "With components deliveries delayed, Apple had struggled to keep up with demand for the iPhone X immediately after its launch". (more...)
Bret Bielema, Razorback Foundation reach financial agreement on buyout Bret Bielema, Razorback Foundation reach financial agreement on buyout
- February 01, 2018

The buyout will be broken down by monthly installments worth $322,567.57 through December 2020. "Having completed this agreement, I am pleased to move forward in my career and am excited about the future", Bielema said in the press release. (more...)
Rob Gronkowski declares himself 'ready to roll' in Instagram post Rob Gronkowski declares himself 'ready to roll' in Instagram post
- February 01, 2018

The Patriots are the obvious favourites on Sunday based on experience alone. Gronkowski was listed as out. Tom Brady has played in several Super Bowls, ICYMI. Defensive tackle Malcom Brown also returned to practice after suffering a foot injury and is expected to play in the Super Bowl despite a foot injury. (more...)
Global MMR Vaccine Market 2018- Merck, GSK and Seqirus Global MMR Vaccine Market 2018- Merck, GSK and Seqirus
- February 01, 2018

Ultimately, Human Vaccine Adjuvants Market report includes an in-depth analysis of sub-segments, market dynamics , feasibility study, key strategies used by leading players, market share study and growth prospects of the industry. What are the key outcomes of the five forces analysis of the Global Vaccine Delivery Devices market? A value chain analysis providing an all-inclusive point of the global Polyarylsulfone market is implemented while research. (more...)
Marc Bartra bids emotional farewell to Dortmund with Betis move confirmed Marc Bartra bids emotional farewell to Dortmund with Betis move confirmed
- February 01, 2018

Bartra was hit with shrapnel and had surgery on his wrist after explosives were detonated near the Dortmund bus in April. The Spaniard released a statement that hinted although the attack did change his life, he has become stronger after what he went through. (more...)
Woman's chopped body parts found in 2 gunny bags in Hyderabad Woman's chopped body parts found in 2 gunny bags in Hyderabad
- February 01, 2018

The incident came to light after after local residents of Kondpur spotted the blood-stained bags by the roadside and alerted the police. His colleague Narasimha opened the smaller of the two sacks to find the body parts, the report said. (more...)
U.S. 'concerned' over controversial Polish Holocaust law U.S. 'concerned' over controversial Polish Holocaust law
- February 01, 2018

On Sunday Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke out against the draft, calling for it to be dropped. Polish authorities insist that the proposed legislation explicitly protects any such testimony by survivors. The US, though recognises the fact that "the history of the Holocaust is painful and complex", and said it understands "that phrases such as "Polish death camps" are inaccurate, misleading, and hurtful". (more...)