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Just one alcoholic drink a day increases breast cancer risk


Just half a glass of wine or a small beer a day increases the risk of breast cancer , a new report says. The new report provided stronger evidence that moderate exercise can decrease the risk of post-menopausal breast cancer - the most common type of breast cancer . Read More »

Intel spat adds to Israeli concerns about Trump visit


The minister's office, which spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the visit, told CNN that a number of ministers meant to skip the arrival ceremony at Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport because it is expected to be brief. Read More »

Trump budget slashes safety-net programs

It significantly reduces Medicaid-$600 billion in cuts over 10 years. Republicans, who control the House of Representatives, the Senate and the White House, are looking for ways to cut federal spending as they pursue massive tax cuts, the cornerstone of the Trump administration's pro-business economic agenda. Read More »

Turkey summons United States ambassador over 'aggressive' acts against bodyguards during Erdogan visit

Turkey's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Monday that US authorities were "aggressive and unprofessional" during a confrontation with protesters outside the Turkish ambassador's Northwest D.C. Responding to the incident, State Department Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon thanked Kilic for attempting to calm the situation at Sheridan Circle, but called the events that occurred last Wednesday "deplorable". Read More »

'Terrorists don't worship God, they worship death' - Trump in Saudi Arabia

Speaking in the Saudi capital Riyadh , he said the fight against extremism was not "a battle between different faiths" but "a battle between good and evil". "We are not here to lecture, we are not here to tell other people how to live, what to do, who to be or how to worship". The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world after Trump frequently attacked Muslims on the campaign trail past year and tried to ... Read More »

Pediatricians Recommend Do Not Give Fruit Juice to Kids Younger Than One


According to the Sioux City Journal , the update in the American Academy of Pediatrics' stance on consuming fruit juice is the first one made in 16 years. Juice is a frequent beverage of choice among US teenagers and children, who experts say would rather drink it than water. Children between the ages of seven and 18 should limit their juice intake to one cup a day or less. Read More »

Yemen raid kills seven al Qaeda militants: USA military


It goes on to note that the operation was conducted with the support of the Royal Government of Yemen. They also did not have any specifics on casualties. Al-Qaeda has taken advantage of the chaos caused by the conflict in Yemen to entrench its presence in the south and south-east of the country. The stepped-up campaign reflects the urgency that military leaders have felt in addressing the group's ambitions to plan external attacks, and also the White House's desire to delegate ... Read More »

Ford is replacing CEO Mark Fields with another exec


A statement released by Ford explains Hackett's three priorities as, "Sharpening operational execution", "Modernizing Ford's business," and " Transforming the company to meet future challenges ". He was interim director of athletics at the University of MI from October 2014 to March 2016, where he led the search for a permanent athletic director, who was appointed in January 2016. Read More »

Sohail joins Pakistan Champions Trophy squad as replacement


He twice failed fitness tests in the conditioning camp in England. Akmal, who failed to make it to the national side in their recently concluded tour of the West Indies, "regained his fitness in the (recently concluded) Pakistan Cup and was therefore selected for the Champions Trophy", said Inzamam. Read More »

Southern California beach closed again due to sharks


However, an Orange County Sheriff's Department helicopter caught sight of 25 sharks around 4 p.m., closing the beach for the day. San Clemente's beaches were declared off limits to swimmers Monday following the sighting of more than two dozen sharks. Read More »

Mother claims sunscreen gave her 14-month-old daughter second-degree burns


If you insist on using sunscreen sprays on your body, consider sticking to lotion sunblock on your face. Dr. Dawn Davis, a dermatologist at the Mayo Clinic who was not involved in the new reports, says SPF is a ratio of how long a person without sunscreen can be in the sun without experiencing any redness divided by the amount of time you can spend in sunlight with a product on. Read More »

Man dies in California botulism outbreak from nacho-cheese

A GoFundMe page created by his family reports that Galindo was diagnosed "with a rare case of botulism" and went into a coma. The manufacturer said an independent lab also found no sign of the toxin in the samples tested there. Karen Smith in a press release. While botulism can be fatal, the CDC's website said only 3 percent to 5 percent of patients die. Martin Galindo, along with four others, fell ill after eating nacho cheese served at a Walnut Grove gas station . Read More »

Trump seeks reconsideration of sanctuary cities ruling


Attorney General Jeff Sessions has issued a memo to all 94 United States of America attorneys to advise them of a new charging and sentencing policy within the Department of Justice. When Eric Holder was the attorney general during the Obama administration, there was a statute that allowed prosecutors to individually tailor and combine shorter sentences with drug rehabilitation treatment, which resulted in the person remaining out of the justice system and seeking recovery within their ... Read More »

Nearly every PC hit by WannaCry ransomware runs Windows 7


Thus use this attack to update your Windows computer today, if you haven't been doing it all along. So newer Microsoft operating systems might have caused the spread, but the highest-value targets, like the NHS system, are still running on legacy software. Read More »

Dems: New documents show Flynn lied to investigators about Russian trips


Flynn's decision, which his attorneys announced in a letter sent Monday to committee chairman Richard Burr, R-N.C., and vice chairman Mark Warner , D-Va., comes as evidence continues to mount elsewhere in Congress that the former national security adviser appears to have misrepresented his Russian Federation ties. Read More »

Trump's Voter Fraud Commission

President Donald Trump will make good on a promise to investigate alleged vote fraud with an executive order on Tuesday, White House officials tell NBC News. Kobach is one of the biggest promoters of the myth there is a widespread conspiracy of in-person voter fraud. "Very, very few people who are non-citizens have tried to register to vote in Kansas", Doug Bonney, chief counsel and legal director of the ACLU of Kansas, said in an interview a year ago. Read More »

Ariana Grande Manchester attack


Other social media accounts said at least one sudden loud noise was heard about 10:35 p.m. near bars at the arena where Grande was performing. "Broken. Paula Robinson, 48, was at the train station next to the arena with her husband when she felt the explosion and saw dozens of teenage girls screaming and running away from the arena. Read More »

Circus kicks off summer performance season in Wisconsin


Several popular acts from a year ago also were brought back to Circus World, including Brazilian acrobat Adilson Fernandes with his "Wheel of Destiny" and balancing chair acts. His parents met at the Ringling circus in 1954. The circus originated from a show created by William Coup and PT Barnum in the 1870. Her sister, Dawn Mirowitz, 42, of Dix Hills, New York , sobered as she pondered a future without the Ringling Brothers circus. Read More »

Courts could put Texas GOP's aggressive agenda to the test

The state Senate approved House Bill 3959, allowing faith-based adoption agencies, including those that receive state funding, to base decisions about child placement on their religious beliefs, even if that means discriminating against same-sex couples, members of other faiths, or anyone else who runs afoul of the agency's dogma, Newsweek reports . Read More »

Flynn to decline Senate subpoena, plead the 5th in Russian Federation probe


Mueller will also look into whether Russian Federation colluded with President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign. Russian Federation has denied involvement and Trump insists he won fair and square. "The actual source of the funds for General Flynn's trip was not a US company, but the Russian media propaganda arm, RT". Flynn was paid $45,000 by RT for the appearance through his speaker's group, Leading Authorities Inc. Read More »

US to extend protections for Haitians 6 months


The department said the Haitian government has agreed to welcome TPS recipients back into the country in the near future and that the extension is meant for Haitians under the protected status to make arrangements to return back to Haiti. The Haitian government's plans to rebuild the National Palace in Port-au-Prince also contributed to his decision. The government has already sought to deport some Haitians who don't have TPS status, in line with part of a wider crackdown on illegal ... Read More »

Mark Zuckerberg Says He's Not Running for Public Office


Zuckerberg's 1,298-word post related a number of anecdotes about his cross-country tour, culminating in his conclusions that personal relationships and the "social networks" that we interact with both on and offline, affect our lives "more than we think". Read More »

TS EAMCET Results 2017 Manabadi Telangana EAMCET Result Declared On May 22nd


Telangana State Engineering, Agriculture & Medical Common Entrance Test TS EAMCET is conducted by Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad on behalf of TSCHE. Candidates appeared for TS EAMCET 2017 are very much curious in checking the toppers list, not only to see who got top rank but also to check for the percentage of marks gained by them. Read More »

Not sleeping well? Air pollution could be the reason behind it


Researchers analysed data from about 1,863 participants with an average age of 68 years. It's thought that air pollution could be indirectly affecting sleep by irritating airways, causing swelling and congestion. The quarter of those who experienced the highest levels of pollution was compared to the quarter with the lowest levels. Higher levels of air pollution were also connected to greater time spent awake after going to sleep. Read More »

More Than 31 Million Internally Displaced in 2016


Disasters, mostly weather hazards including floods, storms, wildfires and severe winter conditions, were responsible for 24 million displacements. Unlike refugees, who seek asylum in other countries, internally displaced people (IDPs) remain in their own country and can't claim global protection, IDMC says. Read More »

PSEB SSC Results 2017 Is Going To Release


All those students are now eagerly waiting for their results. The news of PSEB Result 2017 declaration was first broken by the Punjab Board Chairman Balbir Singh Dhol, who confirmed that the official PSEB Result declaration of the 10 examination will be conducted today. Read More »

Food stamps, Medicaid on chopping block in Trump's budget

That bill also makes substantial cuts to Medicaid (The Washington Post pegs the Medicaid cuts at more than $800 billion over 10 years). People familiar with the plan say that includes cuts to pensions for federal workers and higher contributions toward those pension benefits. Read More »

Car boot sale diamond ring to fetch £350k


A spectacular diamond ring is expected to fetch $656,000 (£350,000) at auction - 30 years after it was purchased for just £10, or $18, at a auto boot sale. it could trick people into thinking it's not a genuine stone", explained Wyndham. One man's trash is another man's treasure, as they say. The diamond is thought to have been cut in the 19th century but its history and how it arrived at the vehicle boot sale are unknown. Read More »

Puma Biotechnology, Inc. (NYSE:PBYI) Sees Unusual Volume Mid-Session


The company is engaged in acquiring, developing and commercializing novel pharmaceutical and biotechnology products. Teachers Advisors LLC owned about 0.39% of Puma Biotechnology worth $4,371,000 as of its most recent SEC filing. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Puma Biotechnology from a buy rating to a hold rating in a report on Tuesday, January 10th. Given the stock's recent action, it seemed like a good time to take a closer look at the company's recent data. Read More »

James Comey's 86-year-old dad laid into Trump for firing Comey

When asked about whether he pushed Comey, the man he fired earlier in the month, to end the Russian Federation investigation, Trump was firm and quick to reply: "No, no". A report published Friday by The Washington Post cites people familiar with the matter, who would not identify the individual under scrutiny by name. Read More »

Destiny 2 Coming to PC After Console Release


It seems unlikely we'd see cross-platform ranked multiplayer, however. While WoW players are eager to stockpile WoW Tokens now, they may ultimately find that unchecked inflation is going to ultimately render their tokens less valuable than they were before - especially as Destiny 2 is likely to continue to push their value up, alongside new Hearthstone and Overwatch releases . Read More »

France to back Greek debt relief at finance ministers talks


Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed during a call on Wednesday that a deal was "feasible" by Monday. "Our country. This would include dramatically extending grace periods and maturities on the loans far beyond what the eurozone has committed to so far. Speaking at a regular government news conference, Foreign Ministry spokesman Martin Schaefer said institutions such as the International Monetary Fund and the European Commission were not far apart ... Read More »

Zverev downplays French Open chances despite Rome victory

On the court he understands the game amazingly well. I am enjoying every conversation that I have with him. He now begins to work with Agassi this week, and it will be interesting how quickly the American can, if at all, help the 12-time Grand Slam champion, who reportedly also approached Pete Sampras , Pat Rafter , and Gustavo Kuerten about the possibility of coaching him. Read More »

Australian iron ore magnate donates $300 million to charity


And it will change the lives of thousands of people here in and around the world". Mr Forrest, the founder of mining company Fortescue Metals, is one of Australia's 10 wealthiest people with an estimated fortune of about $5.5 billion. The 55-year-old and his wife Nicola established the Minderoo Foundation in 2001, with the ethos that "by giving a hand up, not a hand out, we can empower communities". Read More »