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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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Kratom - the opioid withdrawal plant - linked to salmonella in 20 states

California is reporting the highest number of cases (28). In this Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 photo, CDC workers look through microscopes at as an image of a skin biopsy is display...

Heavy rainfall impacting your Wednesday — ALERT DAY

Get ready for a week of spring-like temperatures, rain and t-storms. After an isolated shower on Tuesday , the next round of rain will bring another quarter inch on Wednesday . T...

Attacks out of proportion: Oxfam chief

She invited victims to come forward "for justice to be done" for them, saying she was "here for all the women who have been abused". Mr Clarken added: "This review marks the be...

Today's quake in England and Wales: Massive for British standards

Videos on social media showed people gathered outside Swansea University, which was holding an open day, after an apparent evacuation. The 4.4 magnitude quake struck approximate...

North Korea earned $200mn from banned exports, arms-sale

United Nations monitors say they found 15 shipments of coal from North Korea to Russia, China, South Korea, Malaysia, and Vietnam that violated United Nations caps on North Korea...

Supreme Court stays execution of inmate who lawyers say is not competent

Lawyers for the state of Alabama countered that Madison's lawyers raised the override issue with the Supreme Court the day before his scheduled execution, and the delay warrants ...

People expanded out of Africa 40000 years sooner than we thought

But there is still a considerable amount of disagreement in the field about when anatomically modern humans left the continent and spread across Eurasia. In the last decade alone m...

Kannada organisations call for state wide Bandh, normal life hit hard

Similar reports have come from different parts of the state, where the bandh was peaceful. Autorickshaws and cabs were few and costly, and some aggregators resorted to surge pricin...

Cognitive Tests Prove Mental Fitness Of President Trump

I know where the bandwidth exists. I want to begin to fix a broken immigration system. Lemire reported from NY . He said Durbin and Republican Sen. Both parties have struggled fo...

Myanmar urges Bangladesh to extradite 1300 'rebel' Rohingyas

The UN and other organisations have also repeatedly pointed out the existence of clear evidence of abuse, with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights calling the operation "a te...

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With 7 more flu deaths in Dallas County, toll doubles last season's

With 7 more flu deaths in Dallas County, toll doubles last season's

There have been 38 reported deaths in Dallas County, three in Tarrant County and two in Denton County. The number for those in the oldest category (85 and older) almost doubled ...

'SHITHOLE' projected onto Trump Hotel in DC

'SHITHOLE' projected onto Trump Hotel in DC

The Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.is now on the receiving end of a wave of bad reviews, dropping its score on review website Yelp down to two stars. In the past, ...

Millie Bobby Brown is the Female Sherlock Holmes

Millie Bobby Brown is the Female Sherlock Holmes

The Enola Holmes Mysteries are a series of novels from Nancy Springer that follow Sherlock Holmes' much younger sister Enola as she takes on her own cases. The novels feature ...

Excessive video gaming to be recognized as mental health disorder

Excessive video gaming to be recognized as mental health disorder

Playing video games obsessively could be classified as a mental health disorder from 2018, once the World Health Organization (WHO) goes ahead with proposed changes and updates...

Spike in opioid overdoses causes drop in life expectancy

Spike in opioid overdoses causes drop in life expectancy

While that drop may not seem like much, it's the second time in as many years life expectancy has gone down: In 2014, the figure was projected at 78.9 years . "Demographically, we...