Health Care

Keck Hospital of USC Earns an "A" Grade for Patient Safety

A hospital safety watchdog group called Leapfrog has released its latest list of safest - and riskiest - hospitals in the United States. MI fell in state rank...


Shooting reported near campus

Both victims were taken to Pullman Regional Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Two people, a 19-year-old male and a 17-year-old male, were shot. The...


FDA Gives You One More Reason to Hate Black Licorice This Halloween

Mariette Le Roux Concorp factory managing director Jurgen van Krevel shows fresh licorice in Jirnsum, the Netherlands , on November 4, 2008. Experts said a c...


Milford Police Collect 193 lbs of Unwanted Drugs During Take Back Event

More than half the prescription drugs collected during this four-hour event came from three designated drop box locations: ShopRite of Greater Morristown in Ced...


Andy Cohen says Kathy Griffin's cocaine story is 'totally made up'

Andy Cohen has responded to Kathy Griffin's claims that he offered her cocaine on set . In addition, after Kathy Griffin was sacked for posting a controve...


Study says vaping could lead a teen to smoking cigarettes

With all this is a worrying backslide: Youths today are using nicotine products at an increasing rate for the first time since the 1960's. A study of more than ...


Crystal meth found in Wisconsin child's Halloween candy

The Menominee Tribal Police Department in Keshena, Wisconsin posted photos of the tricks that ended up in a child's bag of treats early on Monday, October 30. F...


Buhari, Saraki, Dogara, Tinubu in closed-door meeting

The meeting, which is ongoing at the Presidential Villa, is being attended by leaders of the party drawn across the country. "Conflicts resolution mechanisms is...


Tylenol during pregnancy could cause ADHD

Results showed that after adjustments were made for maternal use of acetaminophen pre-pregnancy, familial risk and indications of acetaminophen use, a modest as...


Gas prices to go up by 12 cents starting Wednesday

Also included are extra vehicle license fees starting January 1. But don't blame the oil companies - it reflects a hike in California's gas tax. More than 2...


Eqis Capital Management Inc. Grows Holdings in Southwest Airlines Company (LUV)

The Average Volume of the company is 5.71 Million, while the Volume of the company in the last trading session was 8.92 Billion. Southwest Airlines Co . Ther...


Tata Steel posts profit on plant revamp

Giving details of its European operations, Tata Steel said the liquid steel production of 2.60 MT in the quarter was lower by 3 per cent (Y-o-Y) and 7 per cen...


Deportivo Confirm Uzoho's Super Eagles Call-up For Algeria, Argentina Clashes

Uzoho's invitation was confirmed by Deportivo La Coruna on their verified Twitter handle on Monday. Former Golden Eaglets goalkeeper Francis Uzoho has receiv...


First Data Corporation (FDC), Alaska Air Group, Inc. (ALK)

It has outperformed by 12.63% the S&P500. 213,120 shares of the stock were exchanged. The stock is now showing its Return on Assets (ROA) value of 7.3 Percent. ...


Surrogate mother in California unknowingly gives birth to her biological son

The woman agreed to become a surrogate only if she was to receive $30,000 per month. She underwent In Vitro Fertilization ( IVF ) and was later informed b...


2-Year-Old Denied Kidney From Dad Admitted to Hospital

An operation for A.J. was slated for October 3, but then, a hospital official sent his mother, Carmellia Burgess, a letter saying that it would be delayed until...


Computer can spot bowel cancer in less than a second

The researchers conducted trials and found that computer programmes were able to mark out the potentially risky tumours from the harmless growth with remarkably...


'Black Death' plague emerges in Madagascar, kills 124

An estimated 50 million lives were lost as a result of the Black Death epidemic of the 1300s. So far it has killed around 124 people and infected some 1,100 oth...


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...