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Whole New Map of Brain Charted

But numerous regions have not yet been linked to specific functions. "There may be a version 2.0 as the data gets better and more eyes look at the data". The culmination of the HCP project has been a publication in the journal Nature , led by author...

Parks department to reopen beaches after shark reported off of Coney Island

It's not uncommon for juvenile sharks to be spotted swimming around the shoreline and near piers on Coney Island. And so, yesterday, one school of sharks headed to Coney Island to ride the Thunderbolt-unfortunately, they scared the hell out of a bu...

SC curbs BCCI power play with new age cap

A six-month deadline has also been set by the apex body to implement these changes in the Board. No minister or government official can be an office-bearer of the national cricketing body, the Supreme Court on Monday said in a major setback to the ...

Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel injures knee, out 3-6 weeks

Newly minted All-Star Craig Kimbrel will not be available to pitch in the Midsummer Classic, or at all for the next 3-6 weeks, as the Boston Red Sox closer will have surgery on Monday. Ziegler was the closer with the last-place Diamondbacks and con...

EU member states approve US data deal

It paves the way for it to enter into force next week. European Union member state representatives voted in favour of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield, which will underpin over $250 billion dollars of transatlantic trade in digital services by facilitating...

Paris Jackson 'Doesn't Know' Estranged Mom Debbie Rowe Has Breast Cancer!

But according to TMZ , Debbie's daughter Paris Jackson doesn't even know. Paris has been estranged from her mother for the past year. And in addition to texting "I love you", Paris has reportedly agreed to meet face to face following the surge...

First baby with Zika-related microcephaly born in Florida

In rare but severe cases, symptoms can include high fever, neck pain, severe headache, a rash on the torso, and disorientation, which may be signs of encephalitis (inflammation of the brain). According to the Associated Press , President Barack Ob...

Two dead, two injured in Marion Co. shooting

That would put it in the Columbia River Gorge just outside the town of Mosier, Ore., 80 miles northeast of Woodburn. Baldridge said investigators would remain at the home until the end of Monday and possibly continue the on-scene investigation into...

Allina Health offers new contract proposal to union nurses

A new strike would require another failed attempt at negotiations and another round of voting at each hospital, said Rose Roach, MNA's executive director. Allina President and CEO Dr. Penny Wheeler does the work of replacing union members with replac...

Washtenaw County offering free testing for 2016 National HIV Testing Day

According the CDC, almost 1.2 million people in the United States are living with HIV. A little closer to home, there are over 27,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Houston and Harris County. The lack of testing is especially concerning considering...

More crews to battle growing Colorado fire

Cedar Creek has joined Show Low, Pinetop-Lakeside, Hon-dah and McNary in pre-evacuation notification. Firefighters are working to secure the eastern flank of a wildfire that still threatens some communities in eastern Arizona. The U.S. Forest Servi...

AstraZeneca's FluMist Vaccine Fails Again, CDC Recommends Shots This Flu Season

In a statement , it said the other research findings showed FluMist to be 46 to 58 percent effective overall against the circulating flu strains previous year. Flu vaccines differ from most other vaccines, in the variability of their effectiveness ...

CDC map shows mosquito trend in E

Ten pregnant women in Dallas County have tested positive for the Zika virus, the county's health director said Tuesday. The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is responsible for treating public areas. In May, Secretary-General Ban Ki-...

Trudeau marks 20th National Aboriginal Day

Gov. Gen. David Johnston marked the day Tuesday by visiting the Woodland Cultural Centre, a former residential school in Brantford, Ont. Public celebrations such as National Aboriginal Day would not have been possible in our country's not so di...

Manitoba premier cites 'personal responsibility' in pension plan decision

The higher premiums phased in over seven years starting in 2019. Further, measures such as increasing the Working Income Tax Benefit to help people offset the increased CPP premiums and increasing the exempt income to calculate GIS payments can avoid...

Plane on way to daring South Pole medical rescue in winter

The NSF opted for the rescue mission after consulting with medical professionals and determined the team member's best chance of recovery lay in evacuation to a hospital. Rescues were done in 2001 and 2003, both for gallbladder problems. While the ...

As Zika looms, US health officials worry about the neighbors

For weeks now, the percentage of blood donations testing positive for Zika has been increasing in Puerto Rico, reaching as high as 1.1 percent for the latest week of reporting, June 5-11, the CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report indicates.

4800 nurses set to strike Sunday at 5 Twin Cities hospitals

Nurses will picket for 12 hours every day until Sunday. For the second time in six years, the Twin Cities is on the brink of a major national nursing strike. Paul; Mercy in Coon Rapids; and Unity in Fridley. Allina is compensating the strike with a...

US Health Officials Approve Experimental Vaccine For Human Testing

There could soon be a new weapon in the fight against the Zika virus. The US Food and Drug Administration gave the green light for the clinical trial , which is expected to begin within a few weeks. Inovio and GeneOne are developing the Zika va...

Surviving a Gator Attack: 'Fight Like Hell,' Wildlife Experts Say

Such attacks in Alabama are rare, however. Three decades later, alligator populations were fully recovered, "making it one of the first endangered species success stories", according to the U.S. "Once you feed an alligator, you've basically signe...

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Prabhas Birthday Gift, Saaho First Look Poster is Out!

The mystique poster further raises anticipation levels by keeping the viewer guessing about Prabhas' character and the genre of the film. Prabhas's much loved royal avatar has been...

Trump Discusses 'Range of Options' to Respond to North Korean Aggression

Meanwhile, China - North Korea's closest ally and trading partner - expressed alarm at how far the rhetoric on both sides had gone, warning of the increased risk of a "fatal misj...

Coatesville students to collect donations to fight breast cancer

Visit your local Post Office during the month of October and all year round and purchase breast cancer research stamps to support the fight for breast cancer research. "Some ...

United States expels 15 diplomats from Cuban Embassy in Washington

The US government on Tuesday ordered 15 Cuban Embassy diplomats to leave the country in response to the alleged acoustic attacks targeting American diplomats in Cuba. USA official...

3 hurricanes now active in the Atlantic basin: Irma, Jose and Katia

The storm was named on Tuesday and became a Category 1 hurricane on Wednesday afternoon when its maximum sustained winds hit 75 miles per hour . The storm is forecast to begin...

E-cigarettes could help you quit smoking

Researchers wrote: 'These data indicate that e-cigs should not be considered safe and that they induce significant deleterious effects'. The Tamil Nadu Tobacco Control Coalition ...

Delhi hotel employee molested by senior gets fired for reporting incident

In the CCTV footage, the security manager was seen pulling the victim's saree and trying to undress her. "Dahiya, who is a resident of Kakrola Village in Dwarka More, then aske...

Massive landslide in Himachal Pradesh, seven killed

The army along with the local authorities and the National Disaster Response Force are carrying out a search and rescue operation. One of the buses was going from Chamba to Manal...

With strict regulation, gene editing is our future

Scientists for the first time have successfully edited genes in human embryos to fix a common and serious disease-causing mutation, producing apparently healthy embryos, accord...

Charlie Gard's Parents Drop Request to Let Him Die at Home

Charlie Gard's parents Chris Gard and Connie Yates speak to the media outside the High Court in London , after they ended their legal fight over treatment for the terminally ...

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2 Cases Of West Nile Virus In Minnesota — CDC

2 Cases Of West Nile Virus In Minnesota — CDC

While the arrival of the virus is not a cause for alarm, Brunson said, people should take precautions to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes that might carry the disease. Mosquitoes h...

World's plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep

World's plastic waste could bury Manhattan 2 miles deep

A team of researchers from the University of California, Santa Barbara, the University of Georgia , and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, say that although plastic materia...

Hurricane Fernanda weakens to Cat. 2 storm in E. Pacific

Hurricane Fernanda weakens to Cat. 2 storm in E. Pacific

Tropical storm conditions are expected in the warning area by late Tuesday and Tuesday night. A tropical storm watch was in effect for Barbados, St. The Atmospheric Infrared Soun...

Jagga Jasoos Box-Office Collection : It earns Decent amount on Opening day

Jagga Jasoos Box-Office Collection : It earns Decent amount on Opening day

Disney India's comedy-musical Jagga Jasoos is made on a budget of Rs 110 crore. According to a Bollywood Hungama report, War for the Planet of the Apes earned Rs 2.20 crore o...

Meningitis B vaccines may fight the rise of super-gonorrhoea

Meningitis B vaccines may fight the rise of super-gonorrhoea

Evidence from a mass vaccination campaign for an outbreak of bacterial meningitis in New Zealand had unexpected results: reduced rates of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhe...