Health Care

These Artificial Muscles From MIT and Harvard Could Give Robots 'Superpowers'

We expected they'd have a higher maximum functional weight than ordinary soft robots , but we didn't expect a thousand-fold increase. This thinking has led to ...


Kevin Sumlin fired as Aggies' head coach

I'm told his TAMU contract will be at least 5 yrs/7.5 million per year. The announcement of Thursday's meeting did not mention any specific coaches to be discus...


USA top court spurns challenge to Maryland assault weapons ban

District of Columbia , that indicated states may ban automatic weapons. But in February, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit ruled that "assault wea...


U.S. charges three Chinese for hacking Moody's, Siemens

Attorney Soo C. Song for the Western District of Pennsylvania said in a statement, adding, "These conspirators masked their criminal conspiracy by exploiting ...


Tobacco Companies Admit Smoking Will Kill You, Thanks to Federally Mandated Ads

Still, the new spots lay out the toll of smoking in blunt text and voiceover statements: "More people die every year from smoking than from murder, AIDS, suic...


Indiana University fires tweeting 'night nurse' for insulting white women

A nurse has been removed from her position at Indiana University Health in the U.S. after allegedly posting a racist tweet about white mothers. IN officials...


Flies carry more bacteria than first thought, warn scientists

These are easily transferred to surfaces when flies land, with their legs spreading the most microbial organisms. DNA sequencing techniques were used to study...


5 kg of metal removed from man's stomach

Maqsood was undergoing treatment for six months in Satna from where he was referred to SGMCH. Surgeons at Sanjay Gandhi Hospital in Satna, Madhya Pradesh , I...


Gujarat Assembly elections: Arvind Kejriwal asks voters to 'uproot' BJP

On Sunday, addressing a crowd at the Ramlila Maidan in Delhi, on the occasion of the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) fifth foundation day, the party's national conven...


Crowds turn up for MS Dhoni at match in Jammu & Kashmir

MS Dhoni , who is in the Valley on the Army's invitation, at a cricket match on Sunday. "I do believe India and Pakistan should play cricket, because my view ...


See Pics: Sagarika Ghatge, Zaheer Khan host another dancing night

The caption was "23.11.2017??" The couple reportedly had a registered marriage today at Zaheer's Lower Parel residence, amidst family and close friends, which w...


Crown Prince vows to end terrorism in forum

Held under the theme "Allied Against Terrorism", the meeting was opened by Saudi Crown Prince and Defense Minister Mohamed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. He ...


The Avatar Method Helps Schizophrenics Cope Better with Hallucinations

Hallucinations, including hearing voices, are a common and distressing symptom of schizophrenia. A quarter of patients with schizophrenia continue to experience...


Hong Kong Super Series: PV Sindhu beats Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, enters final

Sindhu has now reached third final in the Superseries meets for the year. At the 2016 Summer Olympics, she became the first Indian woman to win an Olympic silve...


Christmas tree prices up amid shortage this holiday season

You may have heard national reports of a Christmas tree shortage , but Vermont tree farmers told us... not here! "What better way to start the holiday celebrat...


Alleged husband killer arraigned, remanded in prison

The defense counsel, Hussein Musa asked the court to let the defendant be in the police custody arguing that she is still a nursing mother and would be improper...


Knights lock up trip to 2017 AAC title game with USF win

UCF and USF played Friday for the American Athletic Conference's East Division title and a spot in the December 2 AAC championship game against Memphis, whic...


Fare hike costs Metro 3 lakh commuters a day

The transporter said that a similar loss of ridership was witnessed past year also - of 1.3 lakh - between the months of September and October despite there bei...


Chip Kelly out of the running at Florida

Sports report says Florida has moved on from the former NCAA and National Football League coach, according to multiple sources . Florida administrators m...


Nearly Half Of Cancers In United States Linked To Lifestyle Causes

A Cancer Journal for Clinicians published data from the American cancer society, according to which nearly half of cancer cases are associated with factors that...