Medicine

Charlie Gard team 'must present new evidence' for treatment in US

Last week, Mr Justice Francis suggested that the American specialist - Michio Hirano , a professor of neurology at Columbia University Medical Centre in NY - s...


OJ Simpson has been granted release from prison

Thank you", were his final words to the board before they closed the hearing. He was convicted in 2008 exactly 13 years after he was cleared of killing Nicol...


BBC reveals gender pay gap among top stars

And how does the BBC's top earning female compare to the judiciary's? Fans of the show didn't lament his exit, as many found his shouty presentation style off...


Trump keeps Iran deal, but threatens more sanctions

They also expect to see more sanctions over the Regime's ballistic missile program and regional destabilisation. "This Administration will continue to aggress...


Japan to warn of greater threat from North Korea in new report

The U.S. measures would initially hit Chinese entities considered "low-hanging fruit", including smaller financial institutions and "shell" companies linked to ...


Amazon's next big thing might rival Blue Apron

Shares of Blue Apron ( APRN - Free Report ) fell 9% in morning trading on Monday after news broke that Amazon .com ( AMZN - Free Report ) has registered...


No Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, other key Lakers for game vs. Kings

The Lakers have at least two more games and a possible postseason appearance if they win at least one game. One NBA scout didn't mince words when talking ...


Skip the flu shots with a skin patch

Rouphael. Once the mixture dried, they removed it from the molds and applied the resulting patches to the skin of lab mice. Encapsulated within those micronee...


Vivo's officially unveils its under-display fingerprint sensor

The second phase - always the more exciting phase - is really what we've been waiting for: in-display fingerprint scanning. The ultrasonic sensors can scan thro...


FIFA Confederations Cup: Portugal, Mexico through to semi-final

At Euro 2016, we won four games and the fact that it was done in extra time shows our good preparation to play long games", he said. With Mexican team Santos, o...


Dallas Zoo's breakdancing gorilla shows off his pool moves

A Dallas man couldn't resist adding the song " Maniac " from that classic " Flashdance " scene. "There's a lot more to this behaviour than you may think", ...


Spotify is experimenting with a new ad unit called Sponsored Songs

For a fee, the feature allows music labels to promote their songs by making them appear on users' playlists . Although the company said that it's now testing o...


Lalu Prasad Yadav's wife, son and daughter charged under Benami Act

Yadav said he and his family members are being targeted politically. Lalu Yadav and controversies go hand in hand it seems as he is yet again in trouble and t...


Amazon swallows Whole Foods, and supermarkets blanch

Initially, an online bookstore as it was launched in 1994, Amazon stands now as the most valuable retailer in the United States by market capitalization, with...


Is lead in the U.S. food supply decreasing our IQ?

The environmental group's analysis found that, over that 11-year period, at least one test had measurable levels of lead in all but five types of baby food. "...


NC unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent, best since 2001

Colorado held on to the title of the lowest state unemployment rate in May, at just 2.3 percent, followed closely by 2.5 percent in North Dakota. The unempl...


U.S. Overdose Deaths at Record High

That means that for the first time drug overdoses are the leading cause of death for Americans under 50 years old. Have you read the latest from the New ...


Piano-playing bear strikes viral chord at Colorado apartment

The owners believe the bear entered through an open window. "Makes me feel inferior". There have been no reports of violent interactions with animals within V...


Warriors' Steve Kerr returns to the bench to coach Game 2

Curry had a triple-double with 32 points (on 17 shots), 11 assists and 10 rebounds. He looks more like a two-time MVP than the hobbled player he was in last yea...


Solo climber is 1st up mighty California rock without ropes

Caldwell gave Honnold's achievement perspective. The first one he aborted in November after about an hour when conditions didn't feel right to him. Anyone who c...


Prostate cancer trial stuns researchers: 'It's a once in a career feeling'

J&J $ JNJ has been duking it out with Pfizer's Xtandi - recently acquired in the $14 billion Medivation deal - in the area of prostate cancer , where both d...


Minister should resign for attending wedding of Dawood's kin: Ajit Pawar

City police commissioner Ravindra Singhal , who ordered an internal inquiry against the concerned police personnel didn't specify the exact number of police ...


Sessions Was Told Not To Disclose Russia Meetings On Security Forms

This is the second time Sessions has declined to mention his contacts with Russians. Ian Prior, a Justice Department spokesman, defended Sessions' omission fr...


Another reason to eat chocolate

The separate figures for men and women show men seemed to have the lowest risk if they ate chocolate two to six times a week, and women if they ate it once a ...


Tests for lead poisoning may be faulty, US regulators warn

The CDC recommends healthcare professionals retest children now aged 6 years if their test was done (using blood from a vein) with any Magellan Diagnostics' L...


Former AG Yates tells Senate she warned of Flynn vulnerability

Several Democratic senators questioned Trump's delay. Flynn was later fired for lying to Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with the Russia's amb...


Senate GOP defends extra pay to senators in vice chair roles

Senate lawyer David Lewis wrote that the salaries fall under state law allowing for unspecified pay for senators serving in "special capacity". O'Mara in a st...


Burnley ease to safety to cap off flawless year for Vokes

A meeting between the two clubs came during a week where analytics group CIES Football Observatory published research that had West Brom as the division's most ...


UK PM's party secures big gains in local polls

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn holds roses received from supporters as they interact at the shopping arcade, Underhill Circus in Oxford on May 4, 2017. And h...


Be wary of White House claims about tax plan

President Donald Trump's tax cut plan is so far just a one-page outline, but it's already raising some red flags for New York's political leaders. We are enco...