Health Care

Army confirms 25 killed in Plateau herders attack

The Plateau state government has declared a dusk to dawn curfew in Bassa Local Government Area of the state following a battle between suspected Fulani herdsmen and security operatives at Dung Kasa, Rafiki and Dutse Kura communities in the local government.

Seamer Mohammed Shami's contract put on hold by BCCI in wake…

Shami on Wednesday had taken to his social media pages to deny allegations made by his wife. "I confronted him but he threatened me and dared me to do whatever I wanted". Married to Shami since 2014, Hasin Jahan claimed that the bowler is having several extra-marital affairs simultaneously. When asked what her next course of action will be, she said that she will "take legal action" against the fast bowler.

Security increased at UH Ahuja Fertility Center after egg, embryo freezer malfunction

Women and families choose to freeze their eggs or embryos for a number of reasons to try and have a baby at a later date. It is exacerbated by the fact that the only way to determine if the specimens are viable is to thaw them, Liu told the Plain Dealer .

Richard Spencer supporter arrested for pointing gun at protesters

Michigan State Police say they initially planned to keep the two groups separated, but protestors had migrated from their original location to a lot where attendees were parking. MSU originally denied Spencer's request to speak on campus. She says there's too much "hate and fear". Spencer's group sued and both sides agreed to let Spencer speak inside the pavilion after being ordered to mediation by a federal judge.

Police report: Dalton High School suspect 'may be delusional'

One student sustained an ankle injury from running, but no others were hurt. You can see the boarded up window where Dalton police say Davidson fired a single shot out the window and then barricaded himself in the classroom. Dade County Sheriff's Sgt. Chad Payne told the Times Free Press on Friday that officers later turned over the rifles to Davidson's wife. This comes a few days after President Trump suggested arming teachers, to protect students against school shooters.

Tokyo 2020: Mascots unveiled for Olympics and Paralympics

The Mascot has a strong sense of justice, and is very athletic. Elementary school students waved paper fans featuring each mascot and screamed in excitement when the winning mascot design was unveiled. The Rugby World Cup, which takes place in Japan next year, has already unveiled a pair of pot-bellied lions as its mascots . Yoshiko Ikoma, deputy chief of the mascot panel and designer, said narrowing down the designs for students to vote on was a heated process.

Salmonella Outbreak In 20 States Linked To Kratom Supplements, Warns CDC

The vast majority contaminated with salmonella create indications - including loose bowels, fever and stomach spasms - inside 12 to 72 hours of presentation to the microscopic organisms. Kratom is native to Malaysia, where the leaves of the kratom plant are crushed to make tea, smoked, chewed, or taken as capsules. There are now no FDA-approved therapeutic uses of kratom and importantly, the FDA has evidence to show that there are significant safety issues associated with its use.

Canada vs. USA Odds, Prediction: 2018 Olympics Women's Hockey Gold Medal Final

Such a predictable conclusion to the tournament has plenty of critics, a voice that found even more ammunition on Monday when it was announced that the women's tournament will be expanded by two to 10 teams for the 2022 Games in China. They know when women's hockey was first contested at the 1998 Olympics, the United States topped Canada. In men's team ski jumping , Norway won with a score of 1,098.5 points, beating 2014 champion Germany by 22.8 points.

Women who clean at home or work face increased lung function decline

No effect was found on the lungs of men who did the cleaning - either professionally, or just as part of their domestic chores. The number of men who worked as occupational cleaners was also small, and their exposure to cleaning agents was likely different from that of women working as cleaning professionals.

Russian nationals indicted for interfering in 2016 US Presidential elections

Shortly after charges were announced, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to suggest that these charges were evidence of "no collusion!" between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign staff. On Oct. 16, 2016, three weeks before the USA election , the Russian-controlled Instagram account "Woke Blacks" encouraged followers not to go to the polls, saying hatred of Trump was "forcing" black people to vote for "Killary": "We can not resort to the lesser of two devils".

Most Wanted Ariz Khan, 2008 Delhi serial blasts conspirator arrested

His supposed aid in the Batla House encounter case and Indian Mujahideen (IM) terrorist Shahzad Ahmed was sentenced to life imprisonment. Khan was born in Uttar Pradesh's Azamgarh and studied there at different schools. "He was ideologically much more radicalised than other members of the IM", police said. The marriage happened four years ago, the officer said, adding that she was unaware of his involvements in terror activities.

OxyContin Maker to Stop Marketing Opioid Products to Physicians

State lawsuits against Purdue have mounted in recent months as governments at all levels have struggled to combat the opioid epidemic - much of which, experts say, was caused by excessive prescription of powerful painkillers like OxyContin.

Delighted Wenger salutes Arsenal new boys

The Gabon global reunites with former Borussia Dortmund team-mate Henrikh Mkhitaryan , who makes his first start for his new side since joining from Manchester United in a swap deal for Alexis Sanchez. Wenger now has the job of keeping his squad happy, not just off the pitch but on it. "How can you pay all that money for Aubameyang and fail to get Jonny Evans from West Brom?" "We needed strengthening because we have to improve our defensive numbers to make the top four".

North Korea flouts sanctions, earning $200 million from banned exports

North Korea has been selling weapons to the governments of Syria and Myanmar , and has been exporting banned materials such as coal, iron, and steel, a United Nations report has found. The country falsified documents to hide where the coal initially came from, according to Reuters , which viewed the report on Friday. The report also pointed out that several countries including China, Russia and Malaysia had failed to stop the illegal exports.

Jawbone Fossil Suggests Humans Left Africa Earlier than Previously Believed

You may recall that 2017 was the year that the conventional timeline for human evolution and migration finally toppled thanks to overwhelming archaeological and paleogenetic evidence. This new finding can force scientists to revise the theories regarding humans evolution. But several question the dates on the fossil itself, partly because the authors write that the jawbone was scanned using computerized tomography three times, and the x-rays could have influenced the amount of ...

Adeosun: AfDB provided us with $1bn support during recession

New infrastructure financing gap estimates and innovative ways through which African countries can raise funds for infrastructure development are among the highlights of the 2018 edition of the report. The minister said that Nigeria in particular needed the AfDB and its programme of the High Five's which encompassed investing more in infrastructure, agriculture, education, health care and increased access to affordable energy and water.

Spain, Portugal seize cocaine smuggled inside pineapples

Along with the drugs, nine members of a South American gang who were transporting the drugs were also arrested. The bust was part of an ongoing investigation across Spain and Portugal that started last April, ABC News reports. The cocaine was being transported from storage facilities in Barcelona to these labs every 15-20 days. This weird shipping method has been used before by drug smugglers .

Britain now has a minister for loneliness

According to a recent AARP study , approximately 42.6 million Americans over age 45 suffer from chronic loneliness . Since the U.K voted to move out of the European Union over a year ago, many people around Europe have mockingly said that the move will result in an isolated and lonely island nation.

Walmart offers to help customers destroy unused opioid prescriptions

Effective immediately, any patients filling out a prescription for a Class II opioid such as methadone or oxycodone will be given a complimentary packet of DisposeRX and opioid safety information brochure. Patients with recurring prescriptions will be offered free packets every six months, and other existing pharmacy patients can request the product at any time, Walmart said.

Afghanistan to play maiden Test against India at Bengaluru in June 2018

Phil Simmons, who was appointed Afghanistan's coach late previous year, could hardly have wished for a more fitting opening fixture in the longest form of the game. The war-torn nation s team has played the majority of its home games in India , which supported its quest for Test status. The match will mark the debut of Afghanistan in Test cricket.