Wisconsin curling siblings tied with China

Canada and Team OAR are already guaranteed two of the four semifinal spots in mixed doubles curling, but three others teams - Switzerland, Norway and China - will be fighting it out tonight for the other two. "Blood's thicker than water", Matt Hamilt... More..

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'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony
by | Sunday, February 11, 2018

'Trump' and 'Kim' thrown out of Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony

South Korean president Moon Jae-in has met North Korean officials, including Kim Jong-un's sister, over lunch at Seoul's presidential palace, a historic event that is the highest level contact between the two n...More..

Lab-grown eggs 'offer fertility treatment hope'
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Lab-grown eggs 'offer fertility treatment hope'

Scientists have succeeded for the first time in growing human eggs in a laboratory from the earliest stages in ovarian tissue all the way to full maturity - a scientific step that had previously been taken in...More..

Eagles apparently safeguarded against Patriots' potential cheating
by | Saturday, February 10, 2018

Eagles apparently safeguarded against Patriots' potential cheating

The Patriots and coach Bill Belichick were fined and the team was penalized with the loss of a draft pick in 2007 as part of the league's "Spygate" investigation, when they were caught taping their opponent's...More..

What do people think of the new England kits?
by | Friday, February 09, 2018

What do people think of the new England kits?

The new home kit features the customary white shirt with blue shorts and red detailing. "That classic identity, with a modern edge added, is imperative to the whole collection". Fans will not be shocked to se...More..

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Vegas Golden Knights - 2/6/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Vegas Golden Knights - 2/6/18 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Fleury is 15-4-2 in 21 games this season for the expansion Golden Knights following his win Sunday night against the Washington Capitals, and it also moved him past Hockey Hall of Famer Dominik Hasek for 13th...More..

Avoid I-95 and Dixie Hwy. northbound; take these alternate routes
by | Thursday, February 08, 2018

Avoid I-95 and Dixie Hwy. northbound; take these alternate routes

The deputy and a Florida Highway Patrol trooper confronted the suspect 15 minutes later just after he caused the last of 3 separate wrecks on the interstate near Lantana Road, the sheriff said. The mayhem was...More..

Beware of fear! | Dog bite nervous people more, proves study
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Beware of fear! | Dog bite nervous people more, proves study

Men were nearly twice as likely to report a bite than women, and dog owners were over three times more likely. The study, based on a survey of almost 700 people, found that nearly a quarter of people said the...More..

Koeman named new Dutch boss
by | Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Koeman named new Dutch boss

Koeman , sacked by Everton in October, replaces Dick Advocaat , who stepped down a year ago. He has signed a four-and-half-year contract up to and including the 2022 World Cup . He succeeds Dick Advocaat...More..

No cost flu vaccines available at parish health units
by | Tuesday, February 06, 2018

No cost flu vaccines available at parish health units

This is significantly higher than the rate of 43.5 during the 2014-15 season. Professor Raj Lal has noticed five or six students in the past week missing class. Vaccinations are available to students through ...More..

Weatherald leads Strikers to BBL title
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Weatherald leads Strikers to BBL title

Meanwhile, Strikers' chances of sealing their maiden title have taken a big hit as Afghanistan leg-spinner Rashid Khan, the tournament's leading wicket-taker with 18 scalps, will miss the final due to worldwide...More..

Eagles notebook: Doug Pederson shrugs off less than crisp practice
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Eagles notebook: Doug Pederson shrugs off less than crisp practice

A 32 year-old career backup named Doug Pederson , the man who will be across the sideline coaching against Belichick in Sunday's Super Bowl . The game marked head coach Bill Belichick's first trip back to O...More..

Low radiation risk found in cell phone study
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

Low radiation risk found in cell phone study

Male rats exposed to very high levels of the kind of radiation emitted by cellphones developed tumors in the tissues around their hearts, according to a draft report by U.S. The study looked at only 2G and 3G...More..

China slams 'wild guesses' in U.S. nuclear review
by | Monday, February 05, 2018

China slams 'wild guesses' in U.S. nuclear review

Upgrading the USA arsenal and complementing massive "strategic" bombs with smaller "tactical" weapons was "aimed at making use of nuclear weapons less likely", President Donald Trump said in a statement. Navy...More..

CDC director resigns due to conflicts over monetary pursuits
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

CDC director resigns due to conflicts over monetary pursuits

Fitzgerald, 71, a physician who served as the Georgia public health commissioner until her appointment to the CDC post in July, said in an interview late a year ago that she already had divested from many s...More..

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

China, Russia not abiding by sanctions against N. Korea

The report to the UN Security Council's sanctions committee states these shipments were mostly made by doctoring paperwork to show the coal came from Russian Federation or China. The Syrian government allegedly...More..

Wales overwhelm Scotland in Six Nations opener
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Wales overwhelm Scotland in Six Nations opener

This was Warren Gatland's 98th match in charge for Wales - equalling the record of a Six Nations coach in charge of one country. Baldwin said via social media: "It's not the way I saw my second week bac...More..

6 more weeks of winter according to Phil the groundhog
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

6 more weeks of winter according to Phil the groundhog

Traditional folklore states that on Groundhog Day , Phil will emerge from his burrow in front of faithful followers and share his weather predictions with the Groundhog Club President in Groundhogese, who then...More..

Bollywood stars accept 'Pad Man Challenge', poses with sanitary pad
by | Sunday, February 04, 2018

Bollywood stars accept 'Pad Man Challenge', poses with sanitary pad

She further challenged actresses Bipasha Basu, Huma Qureshi and designer Masaba Mantena. Akshay Kumar had nominated Alia Bhatt , Deepika Padukone and Virat Kohli to complete the challenge. The real-life Pad...More..

Obasanjo Declares Membership Of Coalition For Nigeria Movement
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Obasanjo Declares Membership Of Coalition For Nigeria Movement

The wrong notion that if it is not the Peoples Democratic Party, it must be the All Progressives Congress must be killed. Fortunately, with the primary objectives of the Red Card Movement of ending the persis...More..

Florida nurse holds live Q&A on Facebook after video goes viral
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Florida nurse holds live Q&A on Facebook after video goes viral

Lockler said in the video. She says that not only exposed the other players, but everyone they come into contact with. In part of the video, she says "there is a cesspool of funky flu at the ER right now". As f...More..

U.S. restricts arms exports to S
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

U.S. restricts arms exports to S

The US announcement comes four days after the African Union said it was open to imposing sanctions on leaders violating the ceasefire agreement in South Sudan. USA ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley t...More..

Budget revolutionary; 'Namocare' covers all components of healthcare: Nadda
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Budget revolutionary; 'Namocare' covers all components of healthcare: Nadda

Jaitley said, announcing the proposed National Health Protection Scheme and committing Rs. 1,200 crore for health and wellness centres. THE Centre on Thursday announced the world's largest Government funded...More..

Kim Kardashian West The Sweetest Burn ... Happy Valentine's Day Taylor, Chyna & Wendy!!!
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Kim Kardashian West The Sweetest Burn ... Happy Valentine's Day Taylor, Chyna & Wendy!!!

The press packs Kim sent out were to celebrate the release of her new Kimoji fragrances, which were launched earlier this week. As she placed the three separate lists spread out on the table, the socialite ...More..

Not standing down: Some local VFW posts will not show Super Bowl
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Not standing down: Some local VFW posts will not show Super Bowl

AMVETS National Commander Marion Polk criticized the decision in a letter to Commissioner Roger Goodell. AMVETS also created a 30-second video with the same message. "We think that's wrongheaded". As you...More..

Canada Passes Bill To Make National Anthem Lyrics Gender Neutral
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Canada Passes Bill To Make National Anthem Lyrics Gender Neutral

The Bill was introduced in January 2016 by the Liberal MP Mauril Bélanger, now deceased, who had been diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). The last time the English lyrics were changed was in 1980, wh...More..

Prostate Cancer Killing More Than Breast Cancer
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Prostate Cancer Killing More Than Breast Cancer

But in some breast cancer patients, heart failure can be permanent. Dr Tochi Okwuosa: "The problem is, if you are at risk, and not everybody is at risk, you get through treatment, you get back to your reg...More..

This is why everyone's wearing red today… and why you should too
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

This is why everyone's wearing red today… and why you should too

And while you're at it, you can also donate online to help fight the disease that causes one out of every three of our sisters' deaths each year. Friday morning Mayor Bob Scott kicked off the event reading ...More..

Body clock disruptions occur years before memory loss in Alzheimer's
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Body clock disruptions occur years before memory loss in Alzheimer's

A further companion study in mice found that circadian rhythm disruptions could directly accelerate the accumulation of amyloid plaques in the brain - the build-up of which are strongly linked to Alzheimer's d...More..

Vaping Causes DNA Damage in Human Cells and Mice
by | Thursday, February 01, 2018

Vaping Causes DNA Damage in Human Cells and Mice

It was found that they had higher levels of DNA damage in the heart, bladder, and lungs than those breathing normal filtered air. This appears to be the main cause for concern moving forward, as Jasmine Jus...More..