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US Halts $125 Million in Funding for Palestinian Refugees

Speaking at his weekly Cabinet meeting, Netanyahu also reiterated his support for Trump's threat to cut aid to the Palestinians. Government spokesman Yousef a...


New Year killings: Benue declares 3-day mourning for victims, Thursday work

A similar incident to what happened in Benue happened on the same day in Rivers State where some people coming from church were killed by suspected gunmen. Kill...


SCOTUS Sides With Inmate Over Juror's Use of N-Word

The jury member said under oath: "After studying the Bible, I have wondered if black people even have souls". Tharpe is black, and the Supreme Court declared in...


Seth Meyers tackles Trump in Golden Globes speech focused on sexual harassment

The tone he set has stayed ever since - opening with a cutting monologue about Hollywood, often mocking numerous stars present. This year's show marked the L...


7-Eleven Customers In Utah Possibly Exposed To Hepatitis A

According to Daily Mail , as many as 2,000 people in Salt Lake County may have gotten hepatitis A after visiting a local 7-Eleven store where one of its em...


Texas Tech University Ranked One of the Best Online Engineering Programs

At the undergraduate level, the Fox Online BBA retained its No. 2 national rank, where it was ranked by U.S. News in 2017. The same technological support,...


Shiv Sena Leader Ashok Sawant Stabbed To Death Near Mumbai Residence

Their identity is not known as of now and the vehicle used in the crime has also been seized. As per the information received from the police, Ashok was attacke...


Drinking too Much Alcohol Can Seriously Damage Your DNA

Doctors have previously linked alcohol consumption to an increase risk of developing seven types of cancer , but until now, exactly how alcohol causes DNA da...


Healthy Living: Washington sees spike in flu cases statewide

There is usually no need to see a doctor if you have flu-like symptoms and are generally fit and healthy. The Chicago Fire Department added five life support ...


Microsoft halts some AMD chip Meltdown patches after PCs freeze

Though you might also argue that Microsoft's pre-patch testing should have stumbled across the issue , perhaps, given that it seems to affect a fair number o...


Exercise can still help middle-aged couch potatoes

People in the intensive exercise group were able to improve the amount of oxygen the heart took in from the blood and consequently distributed to the rest of th...


Brutal flu season could get even worse

In its weekly FluWatch report, the Public Health Agency of Canada says there were 11,277 laboratory-confirmed cases of flu across the country as of December 30 ...


National Anthem In Cinema Halls No Longer Compulsory, Says Supreme Court

According to reports, this move by the government has come after the top court in October had asked the government to rethink on the issue of its playing the ...


Google doodles on Har Gobind Khorana's 96th birthday

Khorana was awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine with Marshall W. Nirenberg and Robert W. Holley in 1968. These amino acids form proteins. In 1970, shortly af...


McVay: Raiders Getting Great Coach, Great Leader in Gruden

He has been out of coaching since being fired by Tampa Bay after the 2008 season. Questions about Gruden's "control" should be answered tomorrow when the Rai...


Widespread flu hits 46 states, over 900 hospitalized in OH alone

He said he has heard from patients, doctors and nurses who have not bothered with the flu shot because of concerns with its usefulness. That's why the Sedgwic...


Romaine lettuce likely cause of E coli illnesses, deaths in US, Canada

The CDC is conducting an investigation to determine the cause of the outbreak, and is looking at romaine "and other leafy greens", though according to Consum...


Woman Dies After Eating Raw Oysters and Contracting Flesh-Eating Bacteria

Jeanette LeBlanc visited the Louisiana coast in September with her spouse Vicki Bergquist and friend Karen Bowers . The woman's wife told local reporters ...


CAT 2017 results announced: Like 2016, 20 candidates score 100 percentile!

His total score was 232.31. Of 1.99 lakh students, 100% of them scored less than the 232.11 marks (A percentile represents how many students scored lesser tha...


Microsoft Weekly: Fixing flaws, Cortana crisis, and Windows watching

When word got out on an exploit in AMD and Intel Processors , Microsoft and other tech giants were quick to respond and patch their systems or devices. Micro...