The Groundhog Has Spoken: Six More Weeks of Winter!

Punxsutawney Phil gets his longevity from drinking "groundhog punch" (a secret recipe)", according to the club. Sussex County is home, at Space Farms, to weather-predicting groundhog Stonewall Jackson V who comes from a long line of oracular groun... More..

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Breast Cancer Therapies Associated With Increased Risk for Cardiovascular Disease
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Breast Cancer Therapies Associated With Increased Risk for Cardiovascular Disease

Patients can find it hard to focus on the crossover effects when facing radiation, surgery or chemotherapy. The researchers enrolled 537 patients with newly diagnosed early-stage breast cancer on the study. D...More..

Study says e-cigarettes may lead to cancer and heart disease
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Study says e-cigarettes may lead to cancer and heart disease

In experiments on mice, Moon-Shong Tang, from New York University School of Medicine , and colleagues saw damage to the DNA and its ability to fix itself that elevate the risk of mutation and cancer developm...More..

Vince McMahon announces return of the XFL
by | Saturday, January 27, 2018

Vince McMahon announces return of the XFL

Trump appointed McMahon's wife Linda McMahon - the former president and CEO of WWE before her failed runs as a Republican candidate for the US Senate in CT in 2010 and 2012 - to a role in his administration. ...More..

Cloned monkeys OUTRAGE: Animal welfare campaigners slam clones as 'Frankenscience'
by | Friday, January 26, 2018

Cloned monkeys OUTRAGE: Animal welfare campaigners slam clones as 'Frankenscience'

Yet the claims made by researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Neuroscience in Shanghai that the process will be a boon for medical science was condemned tonight by the worldwide anim...More..

California parents at center of disturbing captivity case have ties to Virginia
by | Monday, January 22, 2018

California parents at center of disturbing captivity case have ties to Virginia

If it's deemed they can decide for themselves, then they will. As for food, the children were malnourished (all except for the 2-year-old who appeared to have been receiving enough food) and several of the chil...More..

Man Gets 5-Foot Long Tapeworm From Eating Sushi Everyday
by | Sunday, January 21, 2018

Man Gets 5-Foot Long Tapeworm From Eating Sushi Everyday

He did, be that as it may, tell Banh "I eat crude salmon relatively consistently", the specialist said amid the podcast . "I get asked this a lot", Bahn said, SFGate reported . A man who ate sushi daily fou...More..

Loya case judge is close to BJP: Dave
by | Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Loya case judge is close to BJP: Dave

To a question whether any action should be taken against them for criticising the chief justice of India, BCI chairman said there is no need for any action and they are all honest and men of integrity. And, the...More..

Cyrille Regis had 'massive' impact in England - ex-Spurs boss David Pleat
by | Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Cyrille Regis had 'massive' impact in England - ex-Spurs boss David Pleat

West Brom put their faith in him when they paid £5,000 to take him to the Hawthorns in May 1977, and it was richly rewarded as he scored 112 goals in 297 appearances for the club before moving to Coventry in a...More..

Flu cases surge in Arizona
by | Monday, January 15, 2018

Flu cases surge in Arizona

Health officials are urging anyone with any sign of flu symptoms to stay home so they don't put others at risk. "It is still not too late to get your flu vaccination". Penobscot County also has the mos...More..

Vigil Held In Support of Children's Insurance Program
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

Vigil Held In Support of Children's Insurance Program

If Congress doesn't reauthorize the financing, Louisiana would have to start paying the higher cost share to keep the program's services intact. Ray Bignall, with Cincinnati Children's. (It's a five-year fundin...More..

USA warns citizens against travelling to Pakistan
by | Saturday, January 13, 2018

USA warns citizens against travelling to Pakistan

Armenia has been included in Level 1, the lowest advisory level for safety and security risk. Ranking Pakistan on Level 3, the State Department asked Americans to reconsider travel to this country due to te...More..

Coli O157:H7 HUS Outbreak Associated with Leafy Greens; Romaine?
by | Friday, January 12, 2018

Coli O157:H7 HUS Outbreak Associated with Leafy Greens; Romaine?

Whole genome sequencing indicates that the two outbreak strains in the United States and Canada are closely related genetically. "Canada has identified the source as romaine lettuce", says Jean Halloran, direc...More..

GoPro Could Be Up For Sale
by | Thursday, January 11, 2018

GoPro Could Be Up For Sale

And now the company is preparing itself for the inevitable as GoPro is thinking about selling itself to someone else, but it wants to stay independent. Its new device, the Hero6 Black, has seen a price cut ...More..

Gas prices rise 2 cents a gallon to $2.53 in Rhode Island
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

Gas prices rise 2 cents a gallon to $2.53 in Rhode Island

The New York state average is $2.64, up 2 cents from last week. The least expensive gas price averages in Georgia were in Warner Robins at $2.27 per gallon, Catoosa-Dade-Walker at $2.28 and Rome at $2.28. Wit...More..

American Red Cross In Need Of Blood Donors, Officials Say
by | Tuesday, January 09, 2018

American Red Cross In Need Of Blood Donors, Officials Say

Across the country, 150 blood drives were canceled and 5,500 donations were lost. The American Red Cross on Monday expressed an urgent need for blood and platelet donors of all blood types to donate to he...More..

What Does Sessions Move on Marijuana Mean for Medical Cannabis?
by | Monday, January 08, 2018

What Does Sessions Move on Marijuana Mean for Medical Cannabis?

Thursday's announcement is a major decision for an attorney general who has regularly decried marijuana use as unsafe. Evidently, Jeff Sessions considers these 2013 guidelines to go against the letter of the la...More..

Tamil Nadu bus strike: Nobody missed the bus in Vellore
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Tamil Nadu bus strike: Nobody missed the bus in Vellore

The striking employees belong to 17 unions. "The new wage structure had the highest revision proposed with a minimum of Rs2,684 and a maximum of Rs11,361. CITU leader A Soundarrajan said he felt the court had...More..

Winning $450M Mega Millions ticket sold in Port Richey
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Winning $450M Mega Millions ticket sold in Port Richey

As usual, the victor can choose the annuity or opt for the cash at $281 million, which is still a pretty penny as the sole victor. Powerball and Mega Millions lottery tickets are displayed on January 3, 2018 ...More..

Powerful coastal storm bringing snow and ice from Florida to Maine
by | Sunday, January 07, 2018

Powerful coastal storm bringing snow and ice from Florida to Maine

Meanwhile, the eastern seaboard in the United States is getting blasted with what meteorologists are calling a "bomb cyclone ", just before the polar vortex unleashes tremendous cold late this week. At 5:45am o...More..