Monday August 20-th, 2018

DOJ watchdog reviews leaked Comey memos over classified information DOJ watchdog reviews leaked Comey memos over classified information

The Justice Department's inspector general is "reviewing" at least two of the memos that ex-FBI director James Comey gave to a pal to leak to the press, a new report said Friday. It's unclear what the president meant when he said that after jai...

Saudi Arabia set for first public film screening at theatre Saudi Arabia set for first public film screening at theatre

Cinemas, owned by Dubai's Majid Al Futtaim, said on Thursday it had received a license to operate cinemas in Saudi Arabia and would open a four-screen multiplex theater in Riyadh "in the coming days". Cinema lovers in the desert kingdom have long had...

Catholic Bishops 'affirm' decision of hospital in Alfie Evans case Catholic Bishops 'affirm' decision of hospital in Alfie Evans case

We know that recently reported public criticism of their work is unfounded as our chaplaincy care for the staff, and indeed offered to the family, has been consistently provided. Mr Evans' visit to the Vatican marked the latest intervention from the ...

Whaaa and worse? Senate allows babies in chamber Whaaa and worse? Senate allows babies in chamber

And, Klobuchar joked, the Rules committee has made a "unilateral decision" that there will be no dress code for the baby. "I think it's time for this change, its an easy change, it makes sense, she's a working mom - we should allow her to be a work...

TV Star Dale Winton has died TV Star Dale Winton has died

He also talked on the TV programme Loose Women in 2016 about having depression himself while coping with the end of a relationship. Winton's mother died following an overdose just days after after he turned 21. Some who had worked with Winton exp...

Fatal Stabbing At Binghamton University Fatal Stabbing At Binghamton University

This is the second student to be murdered this school year at Binghamton University. A suspect is in custody after a deadly stabbing at Binghamton University in NY. "I'm absolutely sure we'll do that again". Michael Roque, 20, was arraigned at ...

Preview of match 15 - KKR vs RR Preview of match 15 - KKR vs RR

Krishnappa Gowtham offered Rajasthan a glimmer of hope with two wickets but Rana (34) and Dinesh Karthik (41) took KKR home in the penultimate over. The last time they lost an IPL match at this venue was against Mumbai Indians by ten wickets ...

U.S. wildfires leave two dead in Oklahoma U.S. wildfires leave two dead in Oklahoma

Notices warning residents of several subdivisions in the area to be ready to evacuate their homes at a moment's notice have been lifted and an evacuation center in Grants closed. Temperatures will be around eight degrees down with highs approaching t...

Cleveland Indians donate playoff earnings to Puerto Rico hurricane relief Cleveland Indians donate playoff earnings to Puerto Rico hurricane relief

The utility said its priority was to restore service to hospitals, San Juan's airport, water pumping systems and banks. Despite a general power outage that hit the hurricane-ravaged island of Puerto Rico on Wednesday morning, the second game of the...

Kentuckians have extra day to file both state and federal taxes Kentuckians have extra day to file both state and federal taxes

In a press release last week , the IRS touted its "new mobile friendly website" as a helpful tool for "people who need last-minute tax information". Taxpayers don't have to complete any special steps to receive the extra time. Earlier Updates: 4...

Immunotherapy a hope against lung cancer Immunotherapy a hope against lung cancer

Scientists at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg-Kimmel Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center found that administering two doses of the anti-PD1 immunotherapy nivolumab for several weeks prior to surgery was not only safe...

Police Arrest Man Carrying Loaded Revolver Police Arrest Man Carrying Loaded Revolver

A container of methamphetamine was found in a ditch near the vehicle, and another container of methamphetamine, a digital scale and thousands in cash were found in the vehicle, police said. Drugs - Longview police Wednesday arrested Justice Jonathon...

Punjabi Singer Parmish Verma Shot At in Mohali; Admitted to Fortis Hospital Punjabi Singer Parmish Verma Shot At in Mohali; Admitted to Fortis Hospital

News agency IANS also said that Mr Verma will likely be provided with police protection after the shooting. Both Verma and his friend were rushed to the hospital where they were given the medical treatment. A case has been registered in this rega...

E coli outbreak sickens 17 in 7 states — CDC E coli outbreak sickens 17 in 7 states — CDC

A nationwide E. coli outbreak has now spread to 11 states, with 35 total reported cases. No one has died. The agency has not identified a common grower, supplier, distributor or brand. About 90 percent of all the Romaine lettuce grown in the Unit...

Consuming more than five drinks a week could shorten your life Consuming more than five drinks a week could shorten your life

Drinking more than one alcoholic beverage a day can take years off your life, a new global study says. No participants had a known history of cardiovascular disease , but scientists found alcohol intake was linked to a higher risk of stroke , ...

Night owls risk dying younger, should sleep in Night owls risk dying younger, should sleep in

He suggested a few ways society could help night owls. Well, according to a huge study carried out in the United Kingdom involving 433, 268 adults, that may very well be the case. But unfortunately, it comes with a range of health risks. "I thi...

BJP hunger strike over Parliament disruption BJP hunger strike over Parliament disruption

Yeddyurappa and other MPs, said what happened in Parliament in March and April was "unprecedented". He urged the people to oust the "Lal Bhai" government and support the "Chalo Paltai" slogan of the BJP party. Muslim BJP leaders have justified thei...

Myanmar judge rejects motion to free Reuters reporters, despite flawed case Myanmar judge rejects motion to free Reuters reporters, despite flawed case

In his decision to uphold the charges today, Judge Ye Lwin said the two reporters were being held for "a proper reason" and "should not be released". The military called it a "clearance operation" against the terrorists, but the USA and the United Na...

Chemical weapons experts to inspect attack site in Syria Chemical weapons experts to inspect attack site in Syria

A second defeated Moscow-drafted resolution would have offered backing for the fact-finding mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW ) to Syria , but would not identify the perpetrators of attacks. Qatar hosts the U...

Axis Bank shares surge over 5%; mcap increases by Rs 7212 cr

Axis Bank's Shikha Sharma has had an illustrious career in banking , regardless of the rough patch that's hogging the headlines lately. As on December 31, 2017, domestic mutual funds owned 22.62 percent in ICICI Bank and 9.5 percent in Axis Ba...

IPL 2018, RR Vs DD: Delhi 153/6; Rains Stopped Play IPL 2018, RR Vs DD: Delhi 153/6; Rains Stopped Play

And returning to the Sawai Mansingh stadium after a two-year hiatus, the Royals - led by Ajinkya Rahane - would hope to get off the mark in style. The next stop: Delhi head to Wankhede Stadium to face the Mumbai Indians on Saturday night, whi...

Mariah Carey battles bipolar disorder Mariah Carey battles bipolar disorder

Treatment has included finding the right medication, which for Carey has been without side effects of "making [her] feel too exhausted or sluggish", as well as "put [ting] positive people around me and I got back to doing what I love-writing songs ...

Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT Traumatic Brain Injuries — HEALTH REPORT

A nationwide study of 2.8 million people over 36 years in Denmark has found that a person's risk of developing dementia increases with the number and severity of traumatic brain injuries . It is important to avoid other behaviors that may promote de...

World's Hottest Pepper Causes 'Thunderclap' Headache

Then a CT scan showed several of the man's arteries in his brain had constricted, which led to a diagnosis of reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome , or RCVS. It passed, but over the next few days he experienced more thunderclap headaches — ...

Active Stock in Review: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK) Active Stock in Review: Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK)

About 72,622 shares traded. ( NYSE : MRK ) for 251,890 shs. MRK underperformed the S&P 500 by 26.49%. It generally deals with the amount of uncertainty or risk about the size of changes in a security's value. It is positive, as 51 investors sold KO...

FDA Puts New Restrictions on Permanent Birth Control Implant Essure FDA Puts New Restrictions on Permanent Birth Control Implant Essure

But, the pharmaceutical company added, "Patients deserve the most accurate and comprehensive information to help make their healthcare decisions, and Bayer has educated and continues to educate healthcare providers about the importance of appropria...

Conor McGregor turns himself in following Barclays Center scrum Conor McGregor turns himself in following Barclays Center scrum

The whole event was captured on video showing McGregor tossing a trolley and other items at the bus smashing the windows and injuring a number of fighters onboard. In January‚ the UFC announced that Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson wou...

Trump sees trade deal with 'friend' Xi Trump sees trade deal with 'friend' Xi

President donaldtrump said within an tweet about Sunday that China would take down its transaction barriers and that the 2 states would get to a bargain on intellectual land. Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., acknowledged that USA industries may take a ...

The Brewing US-China Trade War, Explained in Charts The Brewing US-China Trade War, Explained in Charts

Beijing responded to President Donald Trump's threat to punish China with $100 billion in additional tariffs, warning that China will "counterattack with great strength". "We don't have a trade war". "We need strong leaders who are prepared to ...

More Surgical Patients Notified Of Possible Risk At Porter Adventist Hospital More Surgical Patients Notified Of Possible Risk At Porter Adventist Hospital

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has amended its statement regarding the investigation of patient risk of surgical infections. "A disease control investigation is ongoing", Wolk's statement said. Wolk said the CDPHE is n...

'Zombie-Like' Raccoons Puzzle Officials, Residents in Youngstown 'Zombie-Like' Raccoons Puzzle Officials, Residents in Youngstown

Youngstown, Ohio is starting to look a lot more like Raccoon City! The wildlife photographer was quick to grab his camera and snap photos of the 'extremely unusual behavior. According to him, the animal continued to repeat this pattern over and ...

Body of missing CDC worker found in river Body of missing CDC worker found in river

Police said there did not appear to be foul play, but they are awaiting a toxicology screen and other testing results. Fulton County Chief medical examiner Jan Gorniak determined the cause of death. Cunningham was identified today by dental records, ...

FDA forces mandatory recall of kratom

The strains of Salmonella bacteria found in these products are not now linked to the multistate Salmonella Javiana, Okatie, Thompson, and I 4, [5], 12:b:- outbreak that has sickened at least 87 people in 35 states. "The agency took this act...

Containing Unusual Resistance | VitalSigns Containing Unusual Resistance | VitalSigns

In 1 in 10 cases, people infected with these germs spread the disease to apparently healthy people in the hospital — such as patients, doctors or nurses — who in turn can act as silent carriers of illness, infecting others even if they dont become si...

Asian technology stocks slide following USA markets drop Asian technology stocks slide following USA markets drop

Eastern time. It dropped 2.2 percent a day ago. The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against six rivals, was a touch softer at 89.941 at 9:59 a.m. The euro eased to $1.2275 from a top of $1.2335, while the dollar index eased a touch to 90.1...

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