Health Care

Cancer Gene Therapy Gets Green Light - And $475000 Price Tag

The rights to the new cancer treatment were given to them and they would sell it under the label Kymriah for $475,000. But they have not altered the actual DNA of the patients' cells like Kymriah is touted to do. "Novartis should not get credit for bringing a $475,000 drug to market and claiming they could have charged people a lot more", said David Mitchell, Founder and President of Patients For Affordable Drugs .

Sergio Aguero accused of assaulting a Bournemouth steward

Jesus' next act was to rob Ake and race away, and why Mike Dean only booked Ake, rather than sending him off, will never be clear. "And for all saying "But it is the law", if we are going to rigidly apply law with no common sense, why did he only book Sterling?" Instead, he sent off Sterling for expressing his happiness for one of the latest winners ever.

South Shore: West Nile Virus Detected in Multiple Communities

Juan Rodriguez, the chief epidemiologist at the Denton County Health Department, reminded residents Wednesday that it was important to minimize their exposure to mosquitoes. Onondaga County says that eight mosquito pools from samples collected last week have tested positive for West Nile Virus. People are most at risk for getting bitten by mosquitoes at dawn and dusk when the blood-sucking creatures are most active.

Cuba: Canadian diplomat struck by headaches and hearing loss

The FBI and the Diplomatic Security Service have initiated an investigation related to the incident and the American government has already suspended the activity of two Cuban diplomats from the Washington Embassy on May 23rd. Cuban officials have pledged to investigate the incidents as well and take appropriate action, reported the AP. "We don't know exactly what...what this requires is providing medical examinations to these people", Nauert said.

Trump Endorses Police Brutality, Cops Cheer

In the speech in Long Island, New York, that largely focused on the MS13 gang, Trump told officers "Please don't be too nice" to crime suspects. "T$3 hat's what I'm looking for", the president said . Clearly, some humor is in bad taste and we will surely get some that attack us for seemingly defending the President's words but seriously, is there so much hatred for President Trump and law enforcement that the clear joke can not be seen? "As a department, we do not and will not tolerate ...

Mum 'rubbed drugs into baby's gums to hide heroin addiction from doctors'

They also said parents who are drug addicts and give birth to babies already addicted to drugs try to mask the addiction by using prescription drugs like suboxone or methadone and apply it to the gums of an infant . The infant was brought to the hospital for an evaluation. When she arrived, she discovered numerous items of drug paraphernalia and called the Sheriffs Office.

Exxon Fined $2 Million For Violating Russia Sanctions While Tillerson Was CEO

In April 2014, in response to its "continuing provocations in Ukraine", the Obama administration expanded its economic sanctions against Russia, freezing the assets of 17 Russian companies and seven Russians linked to Vladimir Putin , as well as prohibiting USA dealings with those parties.

Monsoon session of Parliament: Opposition looks to corner government over several issues

Both Houses of Parliament, the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha will be adjourned today because of the death of sitting members. The Indian Parliament's Monsoon Session commences today (July 17), the same day that Members of Parliament cast their vote to elect the President.

Korea offers inter-Korean military, Red Cross talks

The government made a separate proposal on reopening Red Cross talks to discuss ways to resume family reunions on the occasion of the Chuseok holiday in early October. While the two Koreas have a history of failing to follow through on some rapprochement agreements struck during their rare talks, any dialogue between the rivals is considered a positive step toward easing tensions.

Trump's Approval Ratings After Six Months Are the Worst of Any President

Trump also sent one of his private lawyers, Jay Sekulow, onto five Sunday talk shows to argue that there was nothing illegal about son Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting past year with a Russian attorney following a promise of damaging information on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

Man Decides to Propose to His Girlfriend While Arrested and in Cuffs

Oklahoma man Brandon Thompson proposed to his girlfriend on Tuesday. The video, recorded on K9 Officer Bob Lynch's body camera, and later posted on YouTube by Officer Anderson shows Mr Thompson going down on his knees while still handcuffed.

United Nations to Israel: Drop Charges against Palestinian Hebron Activist

Hebron is the only city in the West Bank to have Israeli settlements at its heart, where a few hundred settlers live surrounded by hundreds of thousands of Palestinians. Jewish groups condemned the UNESCO resolution. Jews regard the Tomb of the Patriarch as the burial place of the Jewish patriarchs and matriarchs .

Dimension Data brings machine learning to the Tour de France

In addition, FDJ will distribute 500,000 gifts to supporters at the roadside as the Caravan travels ahead of the peloton throughout the contest. The German brings a wealth of experience to the table and will relish racing his first Tour de France since 2012 on the back of a resurgent 2017.

Tampa Bay's Republican US House members cheer passage of immigration bills

The bill was named after 32-year old Kathryn Steinle , who also was shot and killed in California in 2015 by a man who was in the country illegally. No Sanctuary for Criminals Act will cut federal grant money to cities that "shield risky criminal aliens from being turned over to federal law enforcement".

Team New Zealand claim first America's Cup victory since 2003

The America's Cup , named after the schooner "America" which won it in 1851 off the south coast of England, has only been held by four countries so far: the United States, Australia, New Zealand and Switzerland. A cyclor for New Zealand, Andy Maloney, has taken note of this simple fact. "Tauranga Yacht Club is a really unbelievable club", Heather said. What resulted was a flawless storm that has left the sailing world with one of the biggest shockers since the turn of the century.

16-year-old arrested in theft of gun from Massachusetts mall

Invensense Inc. now has $1.24 billion valuation. The stock declined 1.44% or $0.58 reaching $39.68 per share. It is down 124.35% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. Investors sentiment increased to 1.21 in 2016 Q4. It is positive, as 49 investors sold DKS shares while 136 reduced holdings. 76 funds opened positions while 94 raised stakes.

UK PM Theresa May isolated after election fiasco as key aides quit

May's Conservatives lost their parliamentary majority in Thursday's vote and need the support of the 10 MPs from Northern Ireland's DUP to have a majority. But the Protestant DUP was founded to defend Northern Ireland's place in Britain against demands by Catholic republicans for a united Ireland. The DUP is "likely to increase the pressure on Theresa May to secure a comprehensive free trade agreement", said Stephen Booth of the Open Europe think tank.

London police find body in Thames

When she saw the news about the attacks in London on Saturday night, she tried to call him and became anxious when she couldn't reach him. The force said formal identification has not yet taken place, but Xavier Thomas's next of kin had been informed.

Man with new tattoo dies after getting flesh eating bacteria while swimming

Summer is always a particularly popular time for tats, but as it turns out, it's also a time to exercise extreme caution, as heading to the beach or poolside immediately after your latest ink session could get you very, very sick. He later died of septic shock. As anyone who's gotten a tattoo before knows, aftercare is the most important part of keeping your new masterpiece looking its best.

Young IAS official tries to rescue lady colleague, drowns in pool

Suspecting foul play, the family has demanded a CBI probe into the incident if Delhi Police fails to get any breakthrough soon. The deceased, Ashish Dahiya , was a resident of Sonipat, Haryana and was attending a pool side party with friends rom the Indian foreign and revenue services, they added.