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Penn Relays Live Stream and Result Updates

And so when junior Siofra Cleirigh Buttner handed off the baton for the 1,600-meter anchor leg with a 25-meter lead, losing was not an option. The relay won the opening heat by over a second ahead of Clemson (3:18.74) before G.C. "The record is an ho...

Taco Bell Canada to Start Selling Booze

More alcoholic beverages beyond beer could be added to menus in the future. The meal itself will be totally free - though travel, sadly, is on your own dime - and it'll mark the first of a series of test kitchen dinners the Bell plans on hosting thro...

United States scientists develop fluid-filled artificial womb to help premature births

Now, however, a team at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has that has been tested on premature lambs and could be used for human babies within the next three years. The lungs of such infants aren't ready to inhale air and do so very poorly...

Swansea see off Stoke for crucial win in Premier League relegation battle

Swansea face Stoke on Saturday back in the bottom three and two points adrift from safety with five games to play after an encouraging start under Clement. "But I have reinforced this point that we have to play under this pressure". "It was a game ...

FDA further restricts pain medication use in kids

The FDA has issued a drug safety communication regarding new restrictions for the use of codeine and tramadol medications in children and nursing mothers. Tramadol will now also bear this warning in addition to the other new contraindications and wa...

Another nearby planet found that may be just right for life

By measuring how much light the planet blocks, the team determined that it was about 11,000 miles (17,703 kilometres) in diameter, or about 40 per cent larger than Earth. The steam is thought to have escaped into the atmosphere, where it condensed an...

Ethiopia's champions in Boston to defend marathon titles

Now 70, with 39 marathons under her belt, it will be her first time running the Boston race since 1976 and her first marathon since 2011. Kenya had won either the men's or women's race every year since 1991 before being shut out in 2014 and...

Gov. Justice vetoes GOP budget

Underneath those plate covers, Justice revealed a "nothing-burger", mayonnaise sandwich, and finally a pile of cow dung on top of the budget bill. 'For that very reason, I'm signing my name on the budget veto, ' he said as his staffers cheered, '...

Prostate cancer tests are now OK with panel, with caveats

What should patients keep in mind when they go to the doctor? "At risk patients (men with a family history and black men) are more likely to die from prostate cancer, therefore these individuals are conceptually more likely to gain from PSA screen...

German services growth strengthens in March, PMI shows

Meanwhile, the German stock index DAX Index traded 0.31 percent lower at 12,242.75 by 08:50 GMT, while at 08:00GMT, the FxWirePro's Hourly Euro Strength Index remained neutral at 0.90 (a reading above +75 indicates a bullish trend, while that below -...

Obama aide Rice denies using intel to spy on Trump advisers

She was responding to reports alleging she sought to "unmask" any Trump officials who cropped up in foreign surveillance reports. "The smoking gun is that President Trump said he was wiretapped", he elaborated on MSNBC. "I leaked nothing to nobod...

Trump takes up health care with Rand Paul, on golf course

U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Tuesday Republican lawmakers are having productive talks on a new healthcare reform bill, but it was too soon to say if and when a new proposal would be put forth. Most of the right-wing Repub...

Susan Rice Denies Playing Politics With Unmasking Requests

The fact is if, whether we're talking about Russian Federation or any other topic, if I saw an intelligence report that looked potentially significant, and understand by definition, if it is being provided to me, it is significant. He is the author o...

A muppet with autism is coming to Sesame Street

Jeanette Betancourt, senior vice president of USA social impact at the nonprofit Sesame Workshop, said in a statement. She first appeared on Sesame Street's Online Digital Storybook Series back in 2015. Gordon has a son with autism, and was once ...

Premier League Preview and Prediction: Arsenal vs Manchester City

Chelsea are interested in landing the 28-year-old and, in a boost to the Premier League leaders, Sanchez has confirmed he wants to remain in London . ARSENE WENGER SAYS it would be "an easy excuse" to blame Arsenal's poor form on the uncertaint...

'World's strongest coffee' has almost 5 times average caffeine content

One 12-ounce cup of Black Insomnia has 702mg. There are nine other coffee brands on Amazon claiming to be the "world's strongest", GrubStreet reports, but Black Insomnia is calling BS. It requires products to follow US Food and Drug Admini...

We really mean it: April could give birth today

In a late Wednesday evening update , April's veterinarian Dr. Tim wrote, "Ok Gang. if you have been watching today, you should start getting excited. Some viewers think April the giraffe is just an April Fool's Day prank and that the zoo is just...

Ex punk-rocker O'Rourke launches longshot bid against Cruz

O'Rourke, according to Democrat sources, reported through the Chronicle , O'Rourke is planning to announce his campaign on Friday. O'Rourke will likely face a steep uphill battle running in a red state against the conservative firebrand.

Childhood exposure to leaded petrol linked to lower IQ, according to study

Also, each 5-µg/dL increment in blood lead was associated with a 1.79-unit lower score (95% CI -3.17 to -0.40) on the 81-point New Zealand Socioeconomic Index-2006 scale, the authors wrote in the Journal of the American Medical Association .

PM Narendra Modi: Terrorism has posed a great challenge to humanity

Remembering Mahatma Gandhi's Champaran Satyagrah which is completing 100 years next month, Mr Modi said, in India's struggle for freedom, Gandhian thought and Gandhian practice became manifest for the first time in Champaran. "If 125 crore citizens m...

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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

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

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...

The First Gonorrhoea Vaccine May Be On The Horizon

A vaccine targeting the specific strain of bacteria causing meningococcal disease in the New Zealand outbreak was eventually "developed in a collaboration between Chiron Vaccines...

House leader: Revenue vote now set for weekend

Lawmakers will be in session Saturday to take up the final pieces of what could be a $5 billion tax increase to pay for a $36.5 billion spending bill, and Republicans are lining up...

Want to know which Tour de France stages will decide the race?

Australian Richie Porte yesterday dismissed talk of him being the Tour de France favourite as mind games by rival Chris Froome's Sky team . "I think it could be free for a...

Over 100 People End Their Lives Under California's "Right To Die" Law

The report found that 21 people died of underlying causes, while outcomes were undetermined for 59 individuals who received prescriptions . Of that group, only 111 had taken the p...

House Republicans Applaud Passage Of Bills Cracking Down On Sanctuary Cities

House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) told reporters earlier this week that the bill's aim of cracking down on state and local governments for releasing illegal immigrants earl...

There Could Be A Link Between Car Wrecks And Marijuana

The institute compared collision claims before and after legalisation, with collision claim rates of comparable states where marijuana is still illegal, to determine whether collis...

Gorkhaland stir: Paramilitary jawan, GJM supporter die in fresh violence

However, Amar Rai said his son has no political affiliations and he was released later. A vehicle was also set on fire. The situation in Darjeeling continues to remain volatile...

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Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

Trump's new Cuba policy restricts tourism, military business

And Americans can still self-certify under a general license that they are traveling to Cuba for legitimate reasons. On Friday, President Trump travels to Miami to announce h...

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

British Prime Minister Theresa May's top aides resign after election fiasco

With the results in from all 650 constituencies, the Conservatives won 318 seats - down from 331 at the 2015 election - while Labour was on 262, up from 229. Further, May will re...

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

House Oks bill to expand off-track betting

The bill, which already passed in the Senate, now heads to Democratic Gov. Dannel P. Malloy . Aresimowicz says the bill allows Sportech to have eight more off-track betting lice...

Sushma Swaraj rubbishes Donald Trump's claim, says Paris accord not for money

Sushma Swaraj rubbishes Donald Trump's claim, says Paris accord not for money

The signing of the Paris agreement (on climate) by India was under no pressure, or greed or fear. Citing India's ethos and cultural heritage, Swaraj said that this commitment...

Special session called to tackle economic programs, public education funding

Special session called to tackle economic programs, public education funding

Scott proposed $85 million for Enterprise Florida to use for business incentives, but lawmakers did not provide any of that funding. Though lawmakers insist they will pass legisl...