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California teen who livestreamed crash that killed sister gets 6 years

Sanchez was charged with gross vehicular manslaughter, DUI and child endangerment for the July 2017 crash. The auto driven by Sanchez veered onto the sho...


IAF officer who leaked info to ISI for sex chats arrested

Marwaha, who was posted at the IAF headquarters in Delhi, has been charged under the Official Secrets Act. As reported earlier, the officer was in touch wit...


Researchers Successfully Grow Human Eggs in a Lab for the First Time

Professor Daniel Brison, of the department of reproduction at the University of Manchester, said: 'This is an exciting breakthrough which shows for the firs...


Worst Flu Season In 8 Years — CDC

However, the flu shot also protects against H1N1 and influenza B, which have a higher vaccine effectiveness and are also circulating this year. "It's kind of on...


'Extremely challenging conditions' as winter pressures highest since records began

More than 1,000 patients had to wait more than 12 hours to be seen last month. More than 1,000 patients had to endure waits of over 12 hours on a trolley. Oth...


Mitch McConnell says Senate leaders have reached a major budget deal

As a massive bipartisan budget deal moved towards a vote Thursday, temperatures were rising on the left, where Democrats were fuming that - once again - im...


Proteas perplexed by India's spinners yet again

But as wickets tumbled from the other end, Virat Kohli held his ground and smashed yet another ODI century. After posting mammoth 303 runs for the loss of s...


Flu Season Isn't Over - There's Still Time To Get A Vaccine

During this busy flu season, it's the ninth or 10th time the hospital has opened its flu clinic, Barbera said. On Tuesday, health officials revealed that a 5...


Gerber spokesbaby is first with down syndrome

One-year-old Lucas Warren's contagious smile won over executives at Gerber baby food, who made history when they chose Lucas as their "spokesbaby" this ye...


What To Expect From The Governor's Budget Address

One of those Republicans looking to replace Wolf, state House Speaker Mike Turzai, of Allegheny County, said that " once again it will be up to Republicans i...


House Dems Cancel Maryland Retreat As Lawmakers Struggle To Avoid Shutdown

Majority Leader Mitch McConnell unveiled the deal with Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the Senate floor , which would boost military and non-defense spend...


Police arrest quack doctor accused of infecting people with HIV

In the whole of previous year, just 12 people from the entire district had tested positive for HIV. Then during another screening held in November 2017, another...


Ayodhya dispute: Next hearing in Supreme Court on March 14

The hearing was ruptured by a show of belligerence by Rajeev Dhavan , who was appearing for a member of the minority community. A special bench comprising Ch...


United Nations says hundreds of child soldiers freed in South Sudan

The war is being fought between the government of President Salva Kiir and the Sudan People's Liberation Movement-in-Opposition (SPLM-IO) led by former Vice Pre...


Positive attitude towards ageing reduces dementia risk

PLoS ONE 13 (2): e0191004. There's even some evidence that the brains of people who are pessimistic are more likely to have the amyloid plaques and neurofibril...


Shares Continuing to Trade Below Moving Averages: Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG)

About 6.76M shares traded. Dnb Asset Management As decreased Ppg Industries Inc (NYSE:PPG) stake by 7,500 shares to 73,886 valued at $8.03 million in 2017Q3. ...


Oswego County Reports 500+ Flu Cases This Season

It's been so bad that Palmetto Health hospitals joined other hospitals across the country in restricting visitors in an effort to curb the spread of the flu. ...


High school graduation rates for 2017 show 1.2% year-over-year increase

The Bronx saw the largest percentage increase, 1.4%, while Staten Island saw the smallest, 0.8%. "All of the above will serve to make ever-higher graduation ra...


FDA Analysis Finds Evidence of Kratom's Opioid Properties

Kratom is the common name for the plant Mitragyna speciosa , which grows naturally in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. Gottlieb said his...


Brexit: Theresa May's war cabinet to hold crunch meeting today

Key government departments still need to recruit hundreds of staff and the closing down of pre-Brexit programmes in order to create time and resources for deliv...