Health Care

Former BCCI GM MV Sridhar passes away

Sridhar was declared dead upon arrival at the hospital after he suffered a heart attack at home. During the 1990's, Sridhar was one of the pillars of Hyderab...


Pot Users Have More Sex

A new study has linked marijuana use to more sex in both men and women, clearing up some of the confusion about pot and libido, at least from a scientific sta...


Economic growth to rise to 3.4% in sub-Saharan Africa in 2018

Nigeria and South African are the biggest economies in Africa south of the Sahara, but both nations have been clouded by political uncertainty linked to the ten...


Six months after suspension, Buhari sacks Babachir Lawal, Oke

President Muhammadu Buhari has sacked the suspended Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), Babachir David Lawal, and appointed Mr. A statement ...


AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) Posts Earnings Results, Beats Expectations By $0.02 EPS

Baker Avenue Asset Mgmt Lp has 0.15% invested in AbbVie Inc (NYSE:ABBV) for 16,008 shares. AbbVie makes up 0.8% of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C.'s portfolio...


Open Enrollment is November 1 through December 15

Anyone who has an Affordable Care Act plan or who may want one should go to the website to see what's available for coverage starting January 1. Canchola says...


United Kingdom mortgage approvals edge lower, consumer lending robust

However despite these doubts most economists remain confident that the BoE will vote later this week for its first rate hike in over a decade. Ahead of the da...


Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Li'l Champs 2017 announces two winners

Hosted by Udit Narayan's son Aditya Narayan, this two-person win can be marked as the first time a reality show has had more than one victor taking home the fin...


Bail set at $1 million for drug company founder

John Kapoor, the founder and CEO of Insys Therapeutics, Inc., is accused of "leading a nationwide conspiracy to profit by using bribes and fraud to cause the il...


Study finds link between dog ownership, decrease in eczema risk

Keeping a dog as a pet might come with childhood advantages to the health, claims a new study. Research has also linked pet ownership to a lower risk of aller...


Stronger Vaccine Needed After Devastating Flu Season

It comes as a vaccine that costs $8 per dose has been found to be four times stronger and 24 per cent effective against influenza, and reduces the risk of respi...


$0.22 EPS Expected for Plains All American Pipeline, LP (PAA) This Quarter

The stock increased 0.51% or $2.31 on October 27, reaching $456.51. About 4.86 million shares traded. It has outperformed by 6.37% the S&P500. Miller Howard I...


Protesters storm Kurdistan parliament after Barzani announces resignation

The advance was aided by an apparent split in Kurdish ranks, with peshmerga fighters controlled by a rival faction handing over their positions to federal troop...


San Francisco 49ers vs Philadelphia Eagles: Five things to look for

He was 17-of-36 for 167 yards and a 46.9 rating. The team might have to not only sign more players, but also more trainers for all these recuperating players. L...


'Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk' at SteelStacks

The initiatives and events were championed by a number of different departments across the university including Community Outreach, Fitness and Wellness, Athlet...


A Surgeon diagnosed his own cancer with an iPhone

A recent story involving a certain Doctor John Martin is a ideal example of that. So far, black-and gray images on a smartphone screen could mean nothing for so...


English soccer goalie gets red card for peeing during game

During the game, Park Avenue tweeted: "We can confirm that Crocombe has been sent off for urinating during the game". Barker added: "He went to the side of th...


Puppy that collapsed on walk is saved with overdose antidote

Like most puppies, 3-month-old Zoey gets into just about everything, but what she ingested last Friday almost cost her life. The drug was hidden in a cigarett...


Can convicted sex offenders in Virginia pass out candy on Halloween?

The initiative, known as "Lights Out", is run in various districts across the state. The officers made contact with 32 registered sex offenders in the Caddo M...


Neos Therapeutics, Inc. (NEOS): What's the Story?

Despite the offer being 40.4% above the closing share price, Neos again rejected the offer, seeing it as undervaluing the company and not reflecting its strat...