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Bomb Hoax at Delhi High Court; Bomb Squad SWAT team at spot Bomb Hoax at Delhi High Court; Bomb Squad SWAT team at spot
- August 17, 2017

However, the same has been declared a hoax. The phone was switched off right after the call was made. However, nothing has been revealed yet through preliminary searches. The court complex hasn't been placed under lock down. Around 11 persons were killed in the incident whereas, over 80 were left injured. A group by the name Harkat-ul-Jihad had claimed responsibility for the blast. (more...)
Global Voltage Controlled Oscillator Market Research Forecast Report 2017 Global Voltage Controlled Oscillator Market Research Forecast Report 2017
- August 17, 2017

After a brief overview of the Global Ultra High Voltage Ceramic Capacitors market, the report analyzes the market dynamics . Besides these, it also includes anticipated facts that are assessed with the aid of an appropriate set of postulations and techniques. (more...)
Pubic hair grooming pitfalls Pubic hair grooming pitfalls
- August 17, 2017

Respondents were asked detailed questions about their grooming habits and related injuries, including how many times they had groomed, how much hair they removed, what methods they used, and even who did the grooming. However, as other studies have noted, waxing can also result in its own complications, including burns, spreading of infection and hair follicle infection. (more...)
Broncos' Von Miller describes his relationship with Levi's Stadium Broncos' Von Miller describes his relationship with Levi's Stadium
- August 17, 2017

It's a lot more red than what it was last time. Before it was just gold and black and a whole bunch of white, all the Super Bowl stuff. It still had the same feel. "I think highly of both those guys", said Lynch, a Broncos Ring of Famer. One thing I've noticed about Henderson: he avoids big contact. "Really productive work. (more...)
Two pitbulls save children from a poisonous snake Two pitbulls save children from a poisonous snake
- August 17, 2017

But a copperhead snake was nearby and, unbeknownst to the grandmother, about to strike. Slayer, who is 3, suffered wounds in the face and snout and 9-month-old Paco was bitten on the elbow. Butt said Paco has recovered and is already back at home, while Slayer is improving at the animal hospital. And thanks to Butt's social media posts and the kindness of strangers, she won't even have to worry about the vet bills. (more...)
BOMBSHELL: Human remains found in search for Natalee Holloway, missing 12 years BOMBSHELL: Human remains found in search for Natalee Holloway, missing 12 years
- August 17, 2017

The Dutch man Natalee was last seen with outside a popular tourist bar, Joran van der Sloot , is now serving a 28-year prison sentence in Peru for killing business student Stephany Flores. "This is one of the best leads we've had throughout this process", he said. Ever since her disappearance, Natalee's family has been plagued by dead end leads and false confessions. (more...)
Teenagers Are Using Less Drugs, But Overdosing More On Heroin and Fentanyl Teenagers Are Using Less Drugs, But Overdosing More On Heroin and Fentanyl
- August 17, 2017

Daniel Ciccarone, a professor at the University of California, San Francisco, who studies drug use. 'When interpreting the trends reported here, it is important to remember that the total number of drug overdose deaths to adolescents aged between 15 and 19 in 2015 was 772, ' the report said. (more...)
Will Down Syndrome Become a Rare Disease? Will Down Syndrome Become a Rare Disease?
- August 17, 2017

Almost 100 percent of unborn babies diagnosed with Down syndrome are aborted in Iceland , according to CBS News . Iceland has virtually removed the occurrence of Down syndrome from their population through abortion. Unlike Iceland , around 6,000 babies are born with Down syndrome in the United States each year, according to the National Down Syndrome Society . "I will hope that she will be fully integrated on her own terms in this society". (more...)
Bruins GM Don Sweeney confirms club won't trade David Pastrnak Bruins GM Don Sweeney confirms club won't trade David Pastrnak
- August 16, 2017

The 21-year-old scored a career-high 34 goals and 70 points this past season but holds no arbitration rights. " Not trading Pastrnak ", Sweeney said in a curt email to the Boston Globe , which confirms a report from yours truly on Monday , and should calm down any fears of Pastrnak's situation playing out like it did for Phil Kessel during his summer holdout with the club in 2009. (more...)
SC hands over probe into Kerala's Love Jihad case to NIA SC hands over probe into Kerala's Love Jihad case to NIA
- August 16, 2017

The matter came up for hearing today before the bench of Chief Justice JS Khehar and Justice DY Chandrachud . It was also stated that before arriving at any definitive and final decision, the Court will speak with Hadiya. The top court had said that it was entrusting the task to the National Investigation Agency (NIA) as a neutral agency to get a "whole picture" and ascertain whether the particular instance was limited to a "small pocket" or was there "something wider" to the issue. (more...)
International Cricket Council Hires Security Company For Pakistan International Cricket Council Hires Security Company For Pakistan
- August 16, 2017

Confirming the news, newly-appointed Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi revealed that formation of the worldwide security company is the first step towards the resumption of cricket in the country. The team's visit is also likely to be a test of the newly appointed renowned journalist Najam Sethi's acumen, whose appointment received a mixed response from the cricket fraternity, regardless of him organising the massively successful Pakistan Super League. (more...)
Less sleep may increase diabetes risk in children, says study Less sleep may increase diabetes risk in children, says study
- August 16, 2017

Children who slept longer were on average shorter and had lower body weight, fat-free mass, levels of fat mass index, and skinfold thickness. When the body starts to become resistant to insulin, that can be a precursor to type 2 diabetes. This problem can be tackled by training your kid not to eat around bedtime. Limiting liquids close to bedtime - and caffeine, in general - can also help, she said. (more...)
Class 8 student raped while returning from Independence Day celebration in school Class 8 student raped while returning from Independence Day celebration in school
- August 16, 2017

The incident took place inside the children park which is the space used by the Chandigarh traffic police for various purposes. Officiating senior superintendent of police Chandigarh , Eish Singhal, who was at the Independence Day function at the parade ground in Sector 17 rushed to the spot along with all deputy superintendents and station house officers. (more...)
Rahul Gandhi to inaugurate Indira canteen in Bengaluru today Rahul Gandhi to inaugurate Indira canteen in Bengaluru today
- August 16, 2017

The canteens will be opened just ahead of Karnataka Assembly election due in 2018. Chief Minister Siddaramaiah, who also holds the finance portfolio, provided Rs 100 crore in the state budget for this fiscal (2017-18) to run the canteens. (more...)
Apple suppliers Inventec, Foxconn benefit from upcoming launches Apple suppliers Inventec, Foxconn benefit from upcoming launches
- August 16, 2017

Inventec confirmed this in a recent earnings call. "We will finally ship the smart home device this year, but its contribution will be fairly limited and hopefully that will improve next year", Inventec Appliances President David Ho reportedly told analysts, according to Nikkei Asian Review . (more...)
Marshawn Lynch reignites National Football League anthem controversy by sitting before preseason game Marshawn Lynch reignites National Football League anthem controversy by sitting before preseason game
- August 16, 2017

Cook said it's uncertain whether he'll join in. Though it was later discovered that Lynch has a decade-long history of sitting during the national anthem by coach Jack Del Rio , who spoke with Lynch following the game, media is still waiting to hear from Beast Mode. (more...)
Ex-SC trooper who shot unarmed man gets 3 years in prison Ex-SC trooper who shot unarmed man gets 3 years in prison
- August 16, 2017

Judge Casey Manning sentenced Sean Groubert to 12 years in prison suspended to 5 years and 3 years probation with credit for time served. A video from 2014 shows former SC highway patrolman Sean Groubert gunning down a black driver in Columbia before the driver had a chance to show him his license. (more...)
People think same wine tastes better when it's expensive People think same wine tastes better when it's expensive
- August 16, 2017

The tasting took place lying down in an MRI scanner, allowing brain activity to be recorded "online" while participants were tasting the wines . Not because it's better quality, but because you paid more for it. Now researchers at the INSEAD-Sorbonne University Behavioral Lab and the University of Bonn said they have discovered how the brain lights up when under the sway of the placebo effect, a potential step in figuring out how to train people to recognize when they are falling victim to ... (more...)
Wisconsin Assembly panel approves Foxconn bill Wisconsin Assembly panel approves Foxconn bill
- August 16, 2017

Democrats, environmentalists and other critics have said the state gives away too much under the deal. Walker said he worked with Assembly leaders on the amendment before it was introduced Friday. Under the bill, for every acre of wetland disturbed on the Foxconn site, two acres would have to be restored. The Assembly's jobs and economy committee planned a vote Monday afternoon on the bill. (more...)
Brokers Issue New Targets On Cel-Sci Corporation (CVM) Brokers Issue New Targets On Cel-Sci Corporation (CVM)
- August 16, 2017

Shares of CVM are up about 28% at $2.96 with about two hours left in the trading day on about 10x their average volume over the last two weeks. The FDA put a partial clinical hold on the study back in September after it raised concerns with CEL-SCI over the design and safety of the trial. (more...)
Just In: Charly Boy attacked in Wuse market Just In: Charly Boy attacked in Wuse market
- August 16, 2017

Protests started on Monday last week and was organised by a coalition of civil rights groups asking for the resignation of the president who has been away for 100 days now on medical leave. "Some boys in this market were throwing stones at Charly Boy's group", the witness said. By Thursday a rival group of protesters appeared on the scene, rejecting the position of the Concerned Nigerians group and expressing support for the President. (more...)
Merck's Frazier resigns from Trump's advisory board Merck's Frazier resigns from Trump's advisory board
- August 15, 2017

Trump tweeted . Frazier isn't the first CEO to leave a presidential advisory role to protest the 45 President of the United States. He said he will continue "inspiring and uniting through power of sport, which promotes unity, diversity and inclusion ". (more...)
First human West Nile virus case confirmed in Butte County First human West Nile virus case confirmed in Butte County
- August 15, 2017

Mosquitoes become infected after feeding on infected birds. In a Facebook post, Pelle wrote that his blood had come back positive for the mosquito-born infection and alerted residents of the virus' presence throughout Boulder County. "We are not surprised with this result as West Nile virus activity has been increasing in Ontario over the past few weeks", said public health inspector Stephanie Carlisle in a news release. (more...)
How 'fat but fit' still face heart risk How 'fat but fit' still face heart risk
- August 15, 2017

Previous studies had identified a subset of overweight people who appeared to lack the adverse effects of excess weight, leading them to be labelled "metabolically healthy obese " or "fat but fit". Meanwhile, those with a body mass index (BMI) of over 30 were considered "obese", while participants with a BMI of 25-30 were viewed as overweight. By means of controlling and adjusting lifestyle factors such as smoking, diet, exercise and socioeconomic status, the study shows that comparing ... (more...)
Brexit Secretary David Davis doesn't read his briefing notes, claims former aide
- August 15, 2017

In an earlier version of this article, BuzzFeed News reported that DExEU would not respond to a claim that Davis has been working a three-day week. In recent weeks Chapman has emerged as one of the most vocal anti-Brexit voices online, calling for a new centrist party "the Democrats" to attract politicians and voters from both sides. (more...)
Evidence that cannabis use helps pain or PTSD is lacking, say researchers Evidence that cannabis use helps pain or PTSD is lacking, say researchers
- August 15, 2017

Sachin Patel of Vanderbilt University Medical Center. One in 10 USA adults use cannabis, the researchers note. Where can doctors turn for evidence-based material? Among the general population, not just people with pain or PTSD, the researchers concluded cannabis may carry harms including an increased risk of vehicle crashes, psychotic episodes, and cognitive impairments . (more...)
Rare fungus found in 200 patients in 55 United Kingdom hospitals Rare fungus found in 200 patients in 55 United Kingdom hospitals
- August 15, 2017

A rare fungus that can cause drug-resistant infections has been found in around 200 patients in more than 55 hospitals across Britain, health officials said today. 'The kind of patient that gets infected by this will normally already be immunosuppressed - whether that is because of chemotherapy, tumours, or deliberately suppressed for medical reasons'. (more...)
Watch out for your eyes when viewing solar eclipse Watch out for your eyes when viewing solar eclipse
- August 15, 2017

The agency is stressing that people in Washington who plan to travel into OR for the eclipse leave several days in advance of Monday. If you're in the path of the shadow, you will see a full eclipse (umbra). Note that solar filters must be attached to the front of any telescope, binoculars, camera lens, or other optics. Jay Pepose, Director of the Pepose Vision Institute says, "just Just a few seconds can burn the retina and you can have permanent damage". (more...)
Excessive protein intake, undiagnosed genetic disorder reportedly kills bodybuilder Excessive protein intake, undiagnosed genetic disorder reportedly kills bodybuilder
- August 15, 2017

The inquest determined Hefford's final cause of death the result of an "intake of bodybuilding supplements" in addition to the undiagnosed illness. Perth Now reported Hafford suffered from urea cycle disorder - a genetic disorder that hinders the body from removing ammonia from the bloodstream. (more...)
In Second Speech, Donald Trump Calls Out KKK, Neo-Nazis by Name In Second Speech, Donald Trump Calls Out KKK, Neo-Nazis by Name
- August 15, 2017

After a weekend of criticism of Trump from both sides of the political aisle, a prominent African American businessman quit a presidential advisory body Monday to protest what he deemed an insufficient response. "That's what we believed in, that's why we voted for Donald Trump ". And in remarks on Monday , Trump called out hate groups for their behavior, saying, "Racism is evil". (more...)