Medicine

City of Meridian to host tree lighting ceremony Tuesday

There's nothing like a good old-fashioned tree lighting ceremony and copious amounts of marshmallow-topped liquid chocolate to warm the cold hearts of even the ...


Here's How Cinnamon Can Help Trigger Speedy Weight Loss

Cinnamon has a property known as cinnamaldehyde, which has great potentials to reduce obesity with burning energy present in the fat cells, as according to the...


Drinking coffee is associated with lower death risk

A review of more than 200 studies found coffee consumption was " more often associated with benefit than harm", adding even people who drank as many as seven...


Military launches last operation to expel Islamic State from Iraq

Driven also from its other main bastion in Syria's Raqqa, Islamic State has since been gradually squeezed into an ever-shrinking pocket of desert straddling...


PNG Police arrest Iranian Kurdish journalist and asylum seeker Behrouz Boochani

Boochani tweeted that police had destroyed their shelters and water tanks, and said the refugees were on "high alert" and "under attack". "Navy soldiers are o...


Delhi: 4-year-old boy booked for 'raping' classmate in school

The girl sustained injuries in her private parts, her mother said. The girl's mother has alleged that the school did not consider seriously her complaint al...


Jerry Jones Calls Off Threat to Sue NFL Over Goodell Contract

But on Tuesday, Jones abruptly dropped the idea of a lawsuit. Jones wrote to Falcons owner Arthur Blank, the chairman of the committee, on Tuesday to explai...


50 employees fired for refusing to get flu shots

Essentia Health announced last month that employees would be required to get vaccinated for influenza to help keep patients from getting infected, or else recei...


Sleep Position in Late Pregnancy Linked to More Than Doubled Stillbirth Risk

Around 11 babies every day in the United Kingdom are stillborn , which is around one in 225 babies. Ministers have pledged to halve the rate by 2030 and the ...


Emerick Aubameyang to face Tottenham Hotspur as Borussia Dortmund lift suspension

Götze commented: "If you go behind to a mistake as we did, then things become hard. We are very disappointed, but we need to keep going". Having also been hel...


South Carolina's first execution in 6 years set for December 1

The state does not have the injection drugs needed to execute 52-year-old Bobby Wayne Stone. Failure to pass that law means the family of the slain deputy won't...


RGIA Airport Hyderabad Installs Waste Recycling Machines

The video shows that staffer taking the two men to the police outpost and then ordering them to apologize to her by touching her feet. The assailants are repo...


Delhi shootout, 5 men arrested

At least five criminals were arrested by Delhi and Punjab police in a shootout at Dwarka Mor Metro Pillar 768 on Tuesday morning. Police said no one was injur...


Charlie Rose Accused of Sexual Harassment by 8 Women

Eight women said North Carolina native and journalist Charlie Rose sexually harassed them, according to The Washington Post . The women told The Washingto...


Ex-Vice President Alex Ekwueme Dies At 85

Former Vice President of Nigeria, Dr Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme is dead. Ekwueme died Sunday night in a London Hospital where he was receiving treatment. For ...


Own A Dog? You'll Live Longer, According To This New Study

Participants were tracked for 12 years starting 2001. Dog ownership correlates with lower rates of mortality and some fatal diseases, particularly cardiovasc...


Gerry Adams to announce retirement as Sinn Féin president today

Mr Adams has held the role of party president since 1983. "I have been enormously privileged to be part of an awesome and evolving collective leadership". The ...


Doctors Announce First Ever Child Death by Marijuana

The boy's heart rate at the hospital hit 156 beats per minute, then plunged to 40 beats per minute and then fell silent. THC causes the sensation of a 'high, ...


Brain-training game reduces dementia's risk by 29%

The participants, who were aged 74 on average when the study commenced, were split into four groups. They were either given instruction on memory strategies, ...


Pakistan humanitarian aid to arrive in Iran

At least 7 people were killed and 535 injured in Iraq. Iran's Mizan News Agency quoted officials from the Iranian Red Crescent as saying that the Pakistani ...