Conductor Dutoit accused of sexual harassment

Their stance is echoed by The Boston Symphony Orchestra, where Dutoit has been a guest conductor since 1981, the San Francisco Symphony , and the Cleveland Orchestra , where Dutoit was set to lead concerts in February. Dutoit, who is married to C... More..

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Sensex rallies over 100 points; Auto, Realty Index gain
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Sensex rallies over 100 points; Auto, Realty Index gain

The Nifty50 provisionally closed higher by 52.70 points or 0.50 per cent at a fresh high of 10,493 points, surpassing its previous closing high of 10,463.20 points scaled on Tuesday. Technology surged 1.02 perc...More..

Ajax Chief Sacks Ex-Arsenal Star Dennis Bergkamp
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Ajax Chief Sacks Ex-Arsenal Star Dennis Bergkamp

Ajax General Manager Edwin Van Der Sar cited the mass exodus on bad summer transfer deals and poor start to the season. Ajax holds the second position in the Dutch Eredivisie table, five points behind PSV. ...More..

25-Year-Old Mother Gives Birth To Embryo Frozen For 24 Years
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

25-Year-Old Mother Gives Birth To Embryo Frozen For 24 Years

Emma was conceived some 18 months after Tina was born, WISHTV reported. We are very thankful and blessed. We're just so grateful'. Then, last year, during a break between foster children, her father told ...More..

Obamacare enrollment dips compared to a year ago (but better than anticipated)
by | Friday, December 22, 2017

Obamacare enrollment dips compared to a year ago (but better than anticipated)

The number - which topped desires - was down just humbly from a year ago's 9.2 million information exchanges in spite of an enlistment period that was half as long, a 90 percent cut by the Trump organization in...More..

US Life Expectancy Drops For Second Year In A Row
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

US Life Expectancy Drops For Second Year In A Row

According to data collected from 2016, the average life expectancy is 78.6, which is down from 78.7 in 2015 and 78.9 in 2014. Women can now expect to live a full five years longer than men: 81.1 years vs. "The ...More..

Flu Numbers Up More Than 750% in AZ
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Flu Numbers Up More Than 750% in AZ

Fortunately, there were no flu deaths reported within the last week , but six people across the state have died since the season started. Vaccinations are available at Kentucky's local health departments, phar...More..

Green, leafy vegetables 'may slow memory decline'
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Green, leafy vegetables 'may slow memory decline'

Martha Clare Morris, Sc.D., from Rush University in Chicago, and colleagues conducted a prospective study involving 960 participants of the Memory and Aging Project, ages 58 to 99 years, who completed a food fr...More..

Vets warn of festive food treats 'danger' to dogs
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Vets warn of festive food treats 'danger' to dogs

Dog owners have been urged to keep festive treats away from their pets, as vets prepare for a spike in cases of chocolate poisoning. Dogs, in contrast, will often do anything for a chocolatey treat, even thoug...More..

by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

Rolling Stone Magazine Has a New Owner

Wenner Media is to retain "majority control and editorial oversight" of Rolling Stone . As previously reported , Wenner Media, facing the same challenges as most traditional magazine owners in the digital ...More..

USA plans military attack on North Korea
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

USA plans military attack on North Korea

They were once believed to be operating mostly at home or in neighboring China, but analysis by cyber security firm Recorded Future noted "significant physical and virtual North Korean presences" in countries a...More..

'Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi sentenced to life imprisonment for wife's murder
by | Thursday, December 21, 2017

'Most Wanted' host Suhaib Ilyasi sentenced to life imprisonment for wife's murder

The court also directed Ilyasi to pay Rs 10 lakh as compensation to parents of Anju. Ilyasi was earlier charged with milder sections, including Section 304 B (dowry death) of the IPC. Rukma Singh said her son...More..

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Found Trapped in Floating Bales of Cocaine
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Coast Guard Rescues Sea Turtle Found Trapped in Floating Bales of Cocaine

The debris field was first spotted by a military plane. A small boat was launched to retrieve the contraband and guardsmen found a sea turtle tangled among the 75-feet of lines. In total, the seized drugs had...More..

EXO postpones winter album amid passing of singer Kim Jong-hyun
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

EXO postpones winter album amid passing of singer Kim Jong-hyun

The 27-year-old's funeral hall was held at the Asan Hospital in Seoul , which is not geared up for huge volumes of visitors as it is only the second time it has been used for such a ceremony. The official said...More..

Steelers RB James Conner reportedly needs knee surgery, postseason in doubt
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Steelers RB James Conner reportedly needs knee surgery, postseason in doubt

The Pittsburgh Steelers were on the brink of finally getting their revenge on the New England Patriots . "Thanks to everyone who reached out", Brown wrote. Conner was injured on a 2-yard run with 9 minutes...More..

Government Now Supports Experiments To Make Viruses More Deadly
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Government Now Supports Experiments To Make Viruses More Deadly

STAT describes the goal of gain-of-function (GOF) experiments as understanding the ways in which genetic changes of viruses can make them more transmissible amongst people. There has been a long, fierce debate ...More..

Baby born after being frozen as an embryo for 24 years
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Baby born after being frozen as an embryo for 24 years

Tina Gibson was age 25 when the embryos were implanted. Tina and Benjamin Gibson announced the birth of their healthy little girl Emma Wren who was born in November, 2017, but who was conceived almost a quart...More..

Gene Therapy Approved for Rare Inherited Vision-Loss Disorders
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Gene Therapy Approved for Rare Inherited Vision-Loss Disorders

The approval goes to Philadelphia-based Spark Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ONCE) for voretigene neparvovec ( Luxturna ) to treat patients who have inherited a mutation on the RPE65 gene. The group of patients that...More..

Red Cross to hold blood drive in San Gabriel
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Red Cross to hold blood drive in San Gabriel

Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018, 9 a.m.to 2:30 p.m. The drive will take place at the Science Museum of Virginia on W. Broad Street starting at 1:00 p.m. and running through 7:00 p.m. Only two per cent of donors are B...More..

Texas girl asks Santa for food, blanket in Christmas letter
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Texas girl asks Santa for food, blanket in Christmas letter

Written in tiny sprawling letters, the letter addressing "Dear Santa Claus " read thus - "I have binde good this day". Speaking to KRGV she said, "To see that they don't have not even a blanket or food it br...More..

Flu shot is safe for people with egg allergies, government panel says
by | Wednesday, December 20, 2017

Flu shot is safe for people with egg allergies, government panel says

Health officials say an annual flu vaccine for everyone six months and older is the best prevention against the getting the flu . Flu activity in Ohio has now been elevated to the highest level, "widesprea...More..

CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

CDC director says there are 'no banned words' at the agency

Instead of "science-based" or "evidence-based", the suggested phrase is "CDC bases its recommendations on science in consideration with community standards and wishes", the person said . A former federal offic...More..

North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyberattacks, says the White House
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

North Korea was behind the WannaCry cyberattacks, says the White House

The official said they had a "very high level of confidence" that hacking outfit Lazarus Group carried out the attack on behalf of the North Korean government. The United States in 2014 formally accused North K...More..

Week before Magenta-Line launch, Delhi Metro train crashes into wall
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Week before Magenta-Line launch, Delhi Metro train crashes into wall

Just days ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi is about to inaugurate the new Magenta Line between Kalkaji Mandir and Botanical Garden, a metro train, which was on trial run, reportedly rammed into a wall at...More..

Nigerian oil union begins nationwide strike over laying off of workers
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Nigerian oil union begins nationwide strike over laying off of workers

PENGASSAN'S spokesperson, Fortune Obi , said in a statement in Lagos that the union chose to suspend the strike following the intervention of the Ministers of Labour and Productivity as well as that of Petrol...More..

Prostitution racket busted, two actresses arrested from five-star hotels
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Prostitution racket busted, two actresses arrested from five-star hotels

According to police, 24-year-old Richa, a resident of Mumbai and hailing from Gujarat's Himatnagar district, was arrested from room no 328 of Taj Deccan, while 20-year-old Subhra, from West Bengal's North 24 Pa...More..

Rex Tillerson: 'No Daylight' Between State Department, White House on North Korea
by | Tuesday, December 19, 2017

Rex Tillerson: 'No Daylight' Between State Department, White House on North Korea

Pakistan has received missile technology from North Korea in exchange for nuclear technology in deals going back to the 1990s, which have been confirmed by USA officials and documented by the United States and ...More..

Flu activity in OH elevated to
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Flu activity in OH elevated to "Widespread"

During the peak of last year's season, approximately 10 percent of all health care visits in clinics were due to flu-like illness, according to KDHE. There have been 83 hospitalizations for the season, accord...More..

Seahawks defensive stars Earl Thomas, Bobby Wagner feud after loss to Rams
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Seahawks defensive stars Earl Thomas, Bobby Wagner feud after loss to Rams

Yet, perhaps the most consistent thing about the 2017 Rams is how well they've rebounded from defeats. A victory Sunday would put the Rams in control with two games remaining. "I always say he just plays back...More..

Panthers hold off Packers, spoil Aaron Rodgers' return
by | Monday, December 18, 2017

Panthers hold off Packers, spoil Aaron Rodgers' return

Earlier this season, Adams received a scary hit to the head by a Chicago Bears player and suffered a concussion . The Packers said her was questionable to return. Carolina drove 78 yards down the field, eventua...More..

No permission for Sunny Leone's performance for New Year Event in Karnataka
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

No permission for Sunny Leone's performance for New Year Event in Karnataka

The move comes after a subsidiary organization of the Karnataka Rakshana Vedike, Karave Yuva Sene held a protest on Friday in Bengaluru in front of Manyata Tech park against Sunny Leone coming and perform...More..

El Salvador court upholds 30-year jail sentence in stillbirth case
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

El Salvador court upholds 30-year jail sentence in stillbirth case

Prison terms for abortion in El Salvador range from two to eight years, but women can be charged with more serious crimes instead, as in Vasquez's case. The court said that the evidence against Ms Vasquez "ha...More..

by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

These Are the 7 Words the CDC Can't Use

The Trump administration is prohibiting officials at the nation's top public health agency from using seven words and phrases, which also include "fetus " and "science-based", in any official documents being ...More..

Drug tycoon Barry Sherman found dead with wife
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Drug tycoon Barry Sherman found dead with wife

Police were called to the upscale neighbourhood just before noon Friday. The investigation is in its initial stages, but the deaths are not being treated as homicides, CNN quoted Constable Hopkinson, as sayin...More..

Drinking hot tea daily cuts risk of glaucoma
by | Saturday, December 16, 2017

Drinking hot tea daily cuts risk of glaucoma

Using data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey of 3406 USA women aged over 40, researchers found that women who had their ovaries removed and used HRT had a 9% lower risk of developing gl...More..