Google Uses Eye Scans To Predict Heart Disease

Scientists have used a machine learning to analyse a medical dataset of almost 30,000 patients. Reporting results in the journal Nature Biomedical Engineering , the team used a dataset from the UK's Biobank, a study where 500,000 were recruited ... More..

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Hoosiers react to President Trump's suggestion to arm teachers
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Hoosiers react to President Trump's suggestion to arm teachers

During a meeting on school safety , Trump reportedly suggested "a little bit of a bonus" for teachers and officials who "understand weaponry" and carry guns in schools. "What's being described by the preside...More..

Former Dolphins player arrested for making disturbing school threat on Instagram
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Former Dolphins player arrested for making disturbing school threat on Instagram

This is a developing story . Martin also tagged Harvard Westlake High School as well. Martin became the victimized face of National Football League bullying in 2013 when he charged teammates, namely fellow ...More..

Should teachers be armed?
by | Saturday, February 24, 2018

Should teachers be armed?

President Donald Trump has doubled down on his suggestion that teachers carry concealed weapons in schools, saying they should receive bonuses for doing so, Business Insider reported Thursday. "Certainly it'...More..

Jeremy Corbyn backs MP's bid to change organ laws to save lives
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Jeremy Corbyn backs MP's bid to change organ laws to save lives

Campaigners for the change say a policy of deemed consent could save up to 500 lives a year . "On the basis that we could save 200 lives, we will wholeheartedly support this Bill". MP Geoffrey Robinson, who ...More..

'Shortcomings in study claiming toxic metals in e-cigarette vapours'
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

'Shortcomings in study claiming toxic metals in e-cigarette vapours'

But a growing body of evidence is beginning to chip away at the idea that vaping is a safe alternative to smoking. Chromium, nickel, and cadmium all exhibited higher emission rates that traditional cigarettes...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

May U-Turn on Rights For EU Migrants After Brexit

May told a 2017 policy speech in Florence that "there will be areas which do affect our economic relations where we and our European friends may have different goals; or where we share the same goals but want t...More..

Low-Carb Or Low-Fat Diet, Here's What Scientists Find Effective
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Low-Carb Or Low-Fat Diet, Here's What Scientists Find Effective

A lot of studies like this are flawed because they'll often "control" what a person eats by just asking them to stick to a diet and submit an occasional food journal of their last twenty-four hours. Moving fo...More..

by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Olympic fatigue may be setting in for NBC; ratings dips

Vonn was last out of the starting gate in the afternoon session after posting the fastest time in her signature downhill and the stage was set for the 33-year-old to deliver a miracle gold in her Olympic swan...More..

Greyhound axing Vancouver Island service
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Greyhound axing Vancouver Island service

She noted that people rely on Greyhound's long-haul, inter-city bus service to get to and from major cities. The board also approved eliminating routes between Prince George and Fort St. Greyhound vice-pres...More..

DPH: 20 More Connecticut Flu Deaths
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

DPH: 20 More Connecticut Flu Deaths

For this flu season, there have been 144 deaths of people 65 or older, 42 for ages 50 to 64, eight for ages 25 to 49, three for ages 5 to 17, two for ages 18 to 24, and one from birth to age 4. Almost 2,000 pat...More..

'No missing girls rescued' after Boko Haram attack
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

'No missing girls rescued' after Boko Haram attack

The Union said it would assist Nigeria in rescuing the children and fighting terrorism in the country. "What we know for a fact now is we can not account for some students but since two days ago students have...More..

Trump Threat: 'I Am Thinking About' Pulling ICE out of California
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

Trump Threat: 'I Am Thinking About' Pulling ICE out of California

All I'd have to do is say, " ICE and Border Patrol, let California alone". "You know what, I'm thinking about doing it", Trump said at a roundtable with state and local officials to address ideas to stop gun...More..

FluMist returns: CDC greenlights nasal spray vaccine for next flu season
by | Friday, February 23, 2018

FluMist returns: CDC greenlights nasal spray vaccine for next flu season

Flu-linked hospitalization rates continued to rise -from 59.9 per 100,000 people for the week ending February 3rd, to 67.9 per 100,000 people for the week ending February 10th, the findings showed. This wording...More..

SpotMini robot learns to open door, battle humans
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

SpotMini robot learns to open door, battle humans

But from that moment on, the tenacious robodog is acting autonomously, which is both technically impressive and quite disturbing. From then on, the SpotMini's camera-guided, autonomous programming kicks in to...More..

Is high court justified in annulling marriage?
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Is high court justified in annulling marriage?

We can not say that she married the right person or the marriage was in her best interest. In an interim order in November, the bench had allowed her to pursue a homoeopathic course in Salem, Tamil Nadu, till...More..

Doctors In India Remove Largest Brain Tumor Ever
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Doctors In India Remove Largest Brain Tumor Ever

In a seven-hour long surgery on February 14, doctors at Nair Hospital in Central Mumbai removed from Santlal Pal the tumor that has caused him his vision. The tumor had protruded from the skull and Pal'...More..

Bahrain activist Rajab sentenced to 5 yrs for tweets
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Bahrain activist Rajab sentenced to 5 yrs for tweets

He has served multiple stints in prison since 2012, all linked to his role in the protests. Rajab was arrested in June a year ago after tweets from his account suggested that security forces had tortured de...More..

Major study backs efficacy of antidepressants
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Major study backs efficacy of antidepressants

Antidepressants are highly effective and should be prescribed to millions more people with mental health problems, researchers declared last night. Antidepressants do help in combating the mental health con...More..

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration'
by | Thursday, February 22, 2018

Melania Trump's parents' immigration status could be thanks to 'chain migration'

While Melania Trump's parents are permanent USA residents who legally immigrated to the country, the first lady's father and mother reportedly appear to have used the " chain migration " system - the same pro...More..

South Whittier School Shooting Plot Averted, Authorities Say
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

South Whittier School Shooting Plot Averted, Authorities Say

The investigation began after the 17-year-old suspect was asked to remove his headphones and made the threat against El Camino High School, a school official said. Deputies from the Norwalk Sheriff's Station re...More..

Dionne: On gun violence, a failed state
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Dionne: On gun violence, a failed state

The White House announced over the weekend that Trump will hold a gun violence "listening session" with high-school students on Wednesday, and meet with state and local officials on Thursday. He may just retu...More..

Virat Kohli thanks wife Anushka for motivation
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Virat Kohli thanks wife Anushka for motivation

Indian captain Virat Kohli plays a shot during his innings of 160* in the 3rd ODI of the series at Cape Town. Recently, Kohli attributed his wife Anushka for his magnificent form on the tour. Otherwise t...More..

Panic As Dana Aircraft overshoots Runway at Port Harcourt Airport
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Panic As Dana Aircraft overshoots Runway at Port Harcourt Airport

The Director-General of CPC, Babatunde Irukera in a statement, said he had contacted DANA air management and had come to an understanding that the Airline would provide logistic support and accommodation to aff...More..

Daily Pill Shows Promise For Alleviating Life-Threatening Peanut Allergies
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Daily Pill Shows Promise For Alleviating Life-Threatening Peanut Allergies

Over the last few years, investors have been closely watching Aimmune and DBV to see which company could succeed in late-stage trials and be the first to bring a peanut allergy treatment to patients. Dr Andrew ...More..

by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Decreases Position in AbbVie Inc (ABBV)

Its 52-week high and low range is $125.86 and $61.3, respectively. Fulton Bank sold 8,108 shares as Abbvie Inc ( ABBV)'s stock rose 6.17%. The institutional investor held 1.04M shares of the major pharmaceut...More..

Fleets warned to be ready for GDPR
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Fleets warned to be ready for GDPR

Fortunately, the reality of GDPR isn't exactly the apocalyptic scenario that many observers in the legal industry are predicting. Regardless of the vertical, the data should have process sanitation in place. A ...More..

Shooting survivor responds to being called an
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Shooting survivor responds to being called an "actor"

Journalist Alex Leary of the Tampa Bay Times reports on Twitter that he received an e-mail from Benjamin Kelly , an aide to Shawn Harrison alleging that Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg were "actors that...More..

Trump signs directive calling for ban on bump stocks
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Trump signs directive calling for ban on bump stocks

It was not until a mass shooting at a high school in Florida last week again brought attention to gun-control issues that Trump was pushed to act. The moment comes as student survivors amplify their calls...More..

Serena says 'almost died' after giving birth
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Serena says 'almost died' after giving birth

On Monday morning, the 36-year-old tennis pro shared a photo of her holding the newborn, who is adorably yawning. "I am lucky to have survived", she wrote in an article for CNN on Tuesday. State of the art ...More..

Study reveals clear link between dementia and chronic boozing
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Study reveals clear link between dementia and chronic boozing

Chronic heavy drinking is defined as consuming more than 60g of pure alcohol a day for men - equivalent to around six standard drinks per day on average - and more than 40g per day for women - around four stand...More..

INEC Lacks 'Capacity' To Hold Free, Fair Elections, Wike Tells German Ambassador
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

INEC Lacks 'Capacity' To Hold Free, Fair Elections, Wike Tells German Ambassador

The Anambra State Government has announced to Ndi Anambra that the commencement of Continuous Voters Registration (CVR) by the Independent National Election Commission (INEC) in all the 21 Local Government Area...More..

Army honors JROTC cadets killed in Florida massacre
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Army honors JROTC cadets killed in Florida massacre

Duque, Wang and Petty were among three of 17 people killed by former JROTC member and ex-student Nikolas Cruz during last week's school shooting. A Department of the Army website described the medal as "a U...More..

Majority of Americans think more can be done to stop mass shootings
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Majority of Americans think more can be done to stop mass shootings

A large majority of respondents (77 percent) also said more mental health screenings and treatments could have helped to prevent accused gunman Nikolas Cruz from allegedly opening fire at his high school. Par...More..

Classmate: Suspect in Florida Shooting Talked About Killing Parents, Friends
by | Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Classmate: Suspect in Florida Shooting Talked About Killing Parents, Friends

Mr. Cruz and his brother, the motion states, are expected to get almost $800,000 from the life-insurance policy on their mother Lynda Cruz, who died in November, plus several hundred thousand more from the sale...More..