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Airline Employee Busted With 9 Pounds Of Cocaine In His Pants

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Patty's Day when he was caught with the secret stash - worth approximately $160,000 on the streets, according to Customs and Border Protection. They contained a white powder that tested positive for cocaine. One of two men arrested for allegedly attempting to smuggle cocaine into the USA through JFK Airport on April 19, 2017, is pictured. Officials said the packages weighed almost nine pounds in total and that the cocaine had a street value of about $160,000. Read More »

'Alien' Atacama skeleton surrenders its genetic secrets

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The mummified remains of what some believed to be a six-inch-tall alien life form are actually those of a baby girl who appears to have been stillborn, according to scientists in California. USCF biomedicine professor Atul Butte , who created the database, said Ata had 64 unusual mutations linked to the skeletal system. The idea of gene collaboration is not new to geneticists; it has been well studied for years in models derived from fruit flies, plants and yeasts, Nolan said. Read More »

Meat Cooked At High Temperature Can Lead To High Blood Pressure

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While these results don't prove cause and effect, they do add to evidence that suggest people should not only be careful of their meat intake, but also pay attention to how the meat is cooked. Still, the researchers noted that the new study found only an association, and can not prove that eating grilled meat actually causes high blood pressure. Read More »

Curable tuberculosis remains among top 10 deadly disease

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We need leadership in national healthcare departments and tuberculosis programmes and we need clinicians to step up and advocate for their patients. One of the biggest road blocks in eradicating TB is general lack of awareness about the condition. Most causes of TB are active TB. The WHO declared TB a global emergency in 1993. Read More »

INX Media case: Delhi High Court grants bail to Karti Chidambaram

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He was arrested by the CBI in Chennai on February 28 after several raids were conducted in offices and residences. He was accused of facilitating Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance to INX Media in 2007. The investigation agency said that Karti has approached multiple courts through multiple applications in connection with the Aircel-Maxis case. The ED, which is probing financial misappropriation in the case, has contended that Mukerjeas "allegedly siphoned off 90 million ... Read More »

Union Bank tanks 8% on fraud report

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CBI is questioning the directors of Kanishk Gold Private Limited (KGPL) Bhoopesh Kumar Jain and his wife Neeta Jain in Bengaluru. Sources said Totem was engaged in infrastructure projects and "took subcontracts from Larsen and Toubro Ltd, Ircon International Ltd and similar companies". Read More »

Kidde Recalls over 450000 Smoke Alarms

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Smoke Alarm (Smoke Detector) market research report also provides analysis of the market share, segmentation, revenue forecasts and geographic regions of the market. The Charlottesville Fire Department offers free smoke alarms to City of Charlottesville residents. The sales channels includes direct and indirect Smoke Alarm (Smoke Detector) marketing, and traders, distributors, and development trends are presented in this report. Read More »

Super Eagles thrash Poland 1-0

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Eight minutes into the game, the Super Eagles were culpable, as hosts Poland nearly took the lead after Robert Lewandowski hit the post from a sliding pass. After Victor Moses goal from the penalty spot, Poland chased the game as expected, but their finishing was poor and let them down on several occasions. Read More »

Buhari receives 107 released Dapchi students

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In a statement Thursday, President Muhammadu Buhari's office said the "administration will not relent in efforts to bring Leah Sharibu safely back home to her parents as it has done for the other girls after she was held back by the terrorists over her decision, as reported, not to convert from Christianity to Islam". Read More »

Facebook committed to ensuring integrity of elections in India: Mark Zuckerberg

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Cambridge Analytica has denied media accusations that it improperly accessed millions of Facebook users' information and said it deleted the data after learning that it did not adhere to data protection rules. In his post, Zuckerberg acknowledged that Facebook "made mistakes" and vowed to implement changes to avoid any other situation in which third-party apps could harvest users' data and information, a breach that the media (specifically, The Guardian Media Group's Observer ... Read More »

Federal Bureau of Investigation to discuss fiery death at California Air Force base

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A MAN driving a auto loaded with propane tanks ploughed through the gates of an air force base then deliberately detonated the gas, killing himself instantly. A US official, speaking to ABC News on the condition of anonymity, said the vehicle carried propane tanks inside it. First responders were unable to remove Kazi from the burning van because the doors were locked, Ragan said. Read More »

Global water crisis: United Nations lauds India's efforts

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The main aim of the theme is to explore exploring nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face in the 21st century. Almost 64-71 percent of natural wetlands have been lost due to human activity. "And this is key to help us assess the quality, quantity and sustainability of water ", she said. "This year's national water week comes at a time when the country and the city face a drought situation", the municipality notes. Read More »

Jammu University to be granted full autonomy by University Grants Commission

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The Central universities are Jawaharlal Nehru University, Hyderabad University, Banaras Hindu University, Aligarh Muslim University and The English and Foreign Language University in Telangana. Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, who is also the Pro Chancellor of JU, also congratulated the varsity for being granted graded autonomy. The only thing is that such institutions will have to award the degrees under the university they belong to. Read More »

Here's What's Coming To Netflix In April 2018

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Schools in Canada reportedly banned discussion of the series and some mental health authorities have said that the graphic scene in the final episode risks "glorifying" suicide. Netflix's Vice President of Original Programming, Brian Wright, told INSIDER that Yorkey and the " 13 Reasons Why " team were interested in exploring someone who was "marginalized" and "ostracized" in society. Read More »

Scans, painkillers: Lancet series flags poor care for lower back pain

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Low back pain care should be evidence based she said and back pain need not be treated as an injury but an issue that can be effectively managed as it waxes and wanes with time. Additionally, only about half of people with chronic back pain in the U.S. have been prescribed exercise . The Global Burden of Disease study (2017) found that low back pain is the leading cause of disability in nearly all high-income countries as well as central Europe, eastern Europe, North Africa and the ... Read More »

Missouri inmate granted stay hours before execution due to rare condition

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Bucklew has filed his case before the Court, which led to the stay Tuesday night; Missouri has filed a brief in opposition, but the justices have not yet considered the case in full in conference. His execution was stopped in 2014. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 in favor of Bucklew's appeal, with Chief Justice John Roberts , Samuel Alito , Clarence Thomas and Neil Gorsuch the dissenting votes . Read More »

No Bill, Free Food: Indian Railways to Target Overcharging With New Policy

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Goyal said the agitation by the students, who were seeking permanent jobs in the railways, was called off at 10:35 am. Addressing a hurriedly-called press conference, Goyal said the 20 per cent posts were reserved in keeping with the "various judgments pronounced by the Supreme Court from time to time and as per section 22 (1) of the Apprentices Act". Read More »

NHS workers set for 6.5% pay rise over three years

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Fourteen trade unions are understood to have agreed a deal worth more than 6% with NHS bosses, which does not include the controversial proposal for staff to surrender a day's holiday. "The agreement means an end at last to the government's self-defeating and unfair one per cent pay cap ". The half of NHS staff who are already at the top of their pay scale will get the 6.5%. Read More »

Kidde recalls more than 450000 smoke alarms

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Affected Kidde smoke alarms include models PI2010 and PI9010 and will have the date code "2016 Sep". The service warns that people in Lincolnshire are running the risk of not having any early warning of a fire if they don't have a working smoke alarm fitted and tested appropriately. Read More »

Tracking a spring snow system

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Much of the valley expected to see around an inch of rain with 2-4 inches over the mountains where orographic enhancement will increase. Thursday night , temperatures will fall into the upper 20s to low 30s under mostly clear skies. For today , abundant sunshine with breezy afternoon winds and a cooler feel. The snow will start in the afternoon, following a period of rain in the morning, but may not start to accumulate until later in the afternoon, around commuting time. Read More »

Delhi Student, 15, Hangs Self. Parents Say 2 Teachers Sexually Harassed Her

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Victim's father stated that the "school killed her" and is asking for strict action against the school. Her family members allege the 15-year-old took the extreme step due to low marks and harassment by teachers. Police have booked the school's principal and the two teachers on charges of abetting suicide , Hindustan Times reported. The cops have sent the body for an autopsy. Read More »

Cost of Care for Alzheimer's will Increase by $20 over past year

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Hispanics are about one and one-half times as likely to have Alzheimer's or other dementias as older whites. The report shows the number of cases are still on the climb . Total payments for healthcare, long-term care and hospice care for people with Alzheimer's and other dementias are projected to increase to more than $1.1 trillion in 2050 (in 2018 dollars), according to the association. Read More »

NVIDIA (NVDA) Stock Rating Upgraded by Vetr

As per Tuesday, June 20, the company rating was upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Markets. A total of 891,300 shares exchanged hands during the intra-day trade contrast with its average trading volume of 1.61M shares, while its relative volume stands at 0.55. Read More »

Daniel Bryan Makes Statement on WWE In-Ring Return

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Bryan has been featured in a prominent on-screen role as " SmackDown Live " general manager since 2016. Nobody wants to see him hurt himself further, or for him to face the same kind of health problems that other wrestlers with extensive concussion histories have dealt with after retiring. Read More »

Primary election attracting low turnout

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She faces former Burr Ridge Mayor Gary Grasso, who's questioned Harold's experience and her ability to stand up to establishment politics. Tuesday's nominating contest in Lipinski's district is not likely to affect Democrats' overall chances - the swath of Polish, Irish and Hispanic neighborhoods in Chicago's South Side and suburbs has not elected a Republican to Congress in decades. Read More »

Doctors Restore Sight In Two Patients With Common Form Of Blindness

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In general, phase one studies are meant to make sure the treatment is safe. "We hope this will lead to an affordable "off-the-shelf" therapy that could be made available to NHS patients within the next five years", he highlighted. The patch was then inserted into the eye, replacing the diseased macular cells. The patients - who went from not being able to read at all, even with glasses, to reading 60-80 words per minute with normal reading glasses - were monitored for 12 months and ... Read More »

Mortar attack on popular market kills 35 in Syria's Damascus

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Erdogan also threatened to attack Iraq's Sinjar mountains, which are used by Kurdish groups to move between Syria and Iraq. An expansion of the campaign, which has so far focused only on the enclave of Afrin, could drag Ankara into direct confrontation with USA forces and their main Kurdish partners in Syria - the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF). Read More »

Dapchi abduction: Security forces allowed Boko Haram to abduct schoolgirls - Amnesty

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That was early on Monday 19 February. Nigerian Army also took a swipe at Amnesty International stating that it is not proper for the organisation to denigrate the reputation of Nigeria's security forces. He has visited Government Girls Science and Technical College (GGSTC) in Dapchi, Yobe State and held a meeting with parents and teachers. "The military withdrew troops from the area in January, meaning the closest personnel were based one hour's drive from Dapchi", the report said. Read More »

L'Oréal likes the look of ModiFace

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In a March 16 news release , the Clichy, France-based company said that its acquisition of ModiFace , which it called "an internationally recognized leader in augmented reality and artificial intelligence applied to the beauty industry", would contribute to a digital acceleration strategy aimed at providing L'Oreal's 34 worldwide brands with "the most innovative technologies in terms of services and beauty experience". Read More »

Westbrook, Thunder end Raptors' win streak

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The Raptors lost for the first time since a four-point overtime loss to the Milwaukee Bucks on February 24 and the final 11 seconds saw the ejections of DeRozan, coach Dwane Casey and Serge Ibaka . Stevens reported that Brown was "getting closer". The Raptors will hope to avoid any frustrating moments against a team they own 16 wins in the last 19 meeting against. Read More »

Delhi Police arrests JNU professor accused of sexual harassment by students

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The JNU professors on Monday demanded registration of separate FIRs in all the eight complaints of sexual harassment filed by the students against Johri. Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal criticised Delhi Police for their inaction and expressed her support for the victims. Following aggressive protests by student unions, the police registered FIRs against Johri. Read More »

'The most lovely Carpool Karaoke'

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The Carpool Karaoke-style clip was filmed by a group of 50 mums in an online support group to pay tribute to their fantastic kids for World Down's Syndrome Day. These pint-sized stars and their mums and siblings are melting hearts across the world as they sing along to the Christina Perri ballad, about how they "wouldn't change a thing". Read More »

Average Gas Prices In Las Vegas Area Increasing

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AAA Michigan surveys daily fuel prices at 2,800 gas stations across the state. "There are a few of factors that gave gas prices a boost, but this time it wasn't crude oil", spokesman Mark Jenkins said in the press release. Consumer gasoline demand is at the highest level on record for March. In Friday market action, benchmark USA crude rose $1.15, or 1.9 percent, to $62.34 a barrel in NY. Read More »