Medicine

Eye Problems May Be Tied to Zika, Lab Study Suggests

NY health officials are concerned about the many New Yorkers who have family in the Caribbean, Central America, and South America, where Zika is still the most prevalent. Kathleen Antony , professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison said,"Our eyes are basically part of our central nervous system". Most people who came to Florida previous year with a Zika virus infection did not transmit the virus to others, Cummings said.

New injection sites OK'd

Vancouver Coastal Health was the applicant and will fund the supervised-injection facility at Lookout Society Powell Street Getaway (528 Powell Street). "Vancouver's overdose death toll in the fentanyl crisis continues to spiral out of control", Robertson said. Quebec's Public Health Minister Lucie Charlebois also issued a statement welcoming the approval of the Montreal mobile site.

Manchester concert bomber was known to UK security services

Authorities have discovered no evidence of a link between the attacker and an established terror group, a British counterterrorism official told CNN. The Manchester bombing has raised concern across Europe. "Officers are now at the scene searching that address". In London, the Changing of the Guard ceremony at Buckingham Palace, a draw for tourists, was cancelled because it requires support from police officers, which authorities decided was not a good use of police resources given the ...

SWISS takes delivery of its first Bombardier CS300

However, airline executives anxious about retreating to a single short-haul base within Switzerland. Swiss has nine C Series aircraft in operation, the majority of which are the smaller CS100s, with plans for a fleet of 30 CS100s and 300s by the end of 2018.

Former Greek prime minister injured in explosion

Authorities say the daytime left the 69-year-old Papademos with non-life-threatening injuries. Police didn't immediately confirm news media reports that the blast was caused by a parcel bomb.

State Trooper rushed to hospital following incident in Richmond's East End

The shooting occurred shortly after 7:30 p.m.in the Mosby Court public housing development off US 360 (Fairfield Way) in northeast Richmond. The Richmond Police Officer and Special Agent walked up to the auto and struck up a conversation with the driver as part of a consensual encounter.

Achaogen Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock

About 148,044 shares traded. KOLLURI KRISHNA KITTU also bought $6.75M worth of Achaogen Inc (NASDAQ: AKAO ) on Monday, December 19. It has outperformed by 741.29% the S&P500. In the transaction dated February 21, 2017, the great number of shares disposed came courtesy the CEO; Hillan Kenneth J . disposed a total of 1,696 shares at an average price of $22.76, amounting to approximately $38,601.

School kids are asked to snitch on parents who ignore vaccine advice

In the U.S., prominent reality TV star and one-time Playboy model, Jenny McCarthy , picked up on the controversy of the MMR jab, and popularised the notion that the vaccination process caused her son to be autistic. The World Health Organization said that even more people, around 1.5 million, could be averted across the world if more persons were immunized. A young boy is held while being injected with a measles vaccine.

Federal Appeals Court Halts Trump Travel Ban

Writing for the majority, Chief Judge Roger L. Gregory slapped down the administration's argument that its executive order was not reviewable. "In its first test before a federal appeals court, the second, more nuanced version of the Executive Order still failed miserably - and, once again, largely because of President Trump's own words, tweets, and statements ", Vladeck said.

'Controversial' Climate Change Talks Don't Lead to G7 Consensus

John Kirton , director of the G7 Research Group at the University of Toronto , said the meetings are ideal for someone like Trump , who loves to be involved in making deals. But since four of the seven leaders are new at the table, the European Union leaders' experience in talks on this level could prove handy. But the similarity among the G-7 members makes it easier for them to agree.

Trump Calls Germany "Very Bad" for Selling Millions of Cars in US

Donald Trump has been going on a world tour these past few weeks, and he managed to outrage people with nearly each of his visits. European Commission President, Jean-Claude Juncker , who was at the meeting, dismissed the claims about Mr Trump's remarks, which he said had been exaggerated.

Eurozone fails to reach debt deal for Greece

The loans are essential to Athens repaying 7.3 billion euros of loans set to mature in July. However, Germany and the Netherlands, among other creditors, have consistently stated they will not keep bailing out Greece if the International Monetary Fund pulls out.

Tusk: We must be 'tough, even brutal' on terror

Tusk spoke at the start of a meeting of the Group of Seven democracies in Taormina , Sicily . Besides a potential clash on trade , climate change is also the most contentious issue. European Union leaders have made clear they don't want to see the Paris deal watered down. Despite the impasse, Trump's economic adviser Gary Cohn said the president's views on climate were developing.

Mauritius negotiating economic cooperation pact with India

He was received at the airport by Minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha. "Later in the day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold delegation level talks with his Mauritian counterpart". Shortly after landing, the Mauritius Prime Minister would visit Rajghat to pay tribute to Mahatma Gandhi. The Militant Socialist Movement (MSM) leader is accompanied by his deputy Ivan Collendavelloo, and senior officials including the cabinet secretary and finance secretary of ...

Simpson's 2 HRs lead Oklahoma St past West Virginia 8-4

Thanks to catcher Colin Simpson, who has been on a tear and went 4-for-5 in the win with two home runs, a two-run shot to right-center field in the first inning and then a three-run home run that kept carrying out to almost dead center field in the sixth and for all practical purposes put the game away.

Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) Given News Sentiment Score of 0.32

Inovio Pharmaceuticals, Inc . ( INO ) has the market capitalization of $612.91 Million. As concerns of stock price volatility, it was 25.59% for a week and 15.69% for a month. The stock lost -7.95% in total of its share price. The stock was sold at an average price of $6.54, for a total value of $962,557.20. Following the completion of the transaction, the chief executive officer now directly owns 2,164,887 shares in the company, valued at approximately $14,158,360.98.

Splash Montana opening for Memorial Day weekend

The Oelwein Municipal Swimming Pool will be opening Saturday, May 27, and be open through the Memorial Day Weekend, Sunday and Monday, May 28-29. Parent's Night Out are held Friday evenings 5:30-9:30 p.m. The Lake 50-meter pool will be open on Friday, May 26, from 11 a.m.to 6 p.m. for lap swim only. The class is free with a season pass, or $20 plus daily fee.

UK police make new arrest in concert bombing investigation

Said Defense Secretary Michael Fallon: " Jeremy Corbyn could be prime minister of our country in less than two weeks' time, yet he has said only days after one of the worst terrorist atrocities this country has ever known that terror attacks in Britain are our own fault".

England not complacent vs South Africa after Leeds win, says Moeen Ali

He added: "If Ben is not playing then you'd be disappointed because he can change a game with bat, ball or in the field and it would hurt the team, but we've got players who can come in". "It's about making sure you are gearing up to play your best cricket when the tournament is at its peak", explained du Plessis. "Rash [Adil Rashid] is taking a lot of wickets, he can clean people up in the middle and has been huge for us".

Caffeine Overdose Killed South Carolina Teen: Coroner

News 12 has recently updated to a brand new version of our iOS and Android apps. Dr Marian O'Reilly, chief nutrition specialist at Safefood.eu, said students need to educate themselves on the caffeine content of popular energy drinks before consuming them.

No hand holding for Melania Trump

As the US President and First Lady stepped off the presidential plane, he tried to grasp his wife's hand at the top of the staircase, but she pulled away with lightning fast reflexes. Or maybe there was a bug. The first of what appears to be a pointed avoidance by Melania of her husband occurred after the couple touched down in Tel Aviv Monday for President Trump's two-day visit to Israel.

Trump Muscles His Way to the Front in NATO Summit

This came after NATO leaders wrapped up a meeting at the new NATO Headquarters on Thursday. Mr. Trump is also scheduled to meet Donald Tusk, President of the European Council, and other leaders of the EU on Thursday morning. Paris accord. Analyst Thomas Wright of the Washington-based Brookings Institution said Trump's failure to publicly declare this was "shocking and damaging".

UK Home Secretary: Leaks Out of U.S. on Manchester Probe 'Irritating'

He confirmed that three other men were arrested Wednesday following the arrest of another suspect on Tuesday, believed to be the bomber's older brother. His father lives in Tripoli . "We have made an arrest in Wigan this afternoon in connection with the investigation into the horrific incident at Manchester Arena ", police said in a statement.

BELGIUM: Trump: NATO allies need 'to pay their fair share'

Trump said that 23 of 28 member nations do not pay what they should for their defense and pointed out that the USA has spent more than all other member nations combined over the last eight years. Trump first cast doubt on the provision during his presidential campaign, shocking members of the alliance when he suggested the USA might only defend members of the alliance who "fulfill their obligations to us".

Sea lion drags girl sitting on dock into water

Michael Fujiwara, who captured the shocking moment on film, told CBC News that the girl's family " were just in shock " after the incident. While sea lions don't eat people, this sea lion likely associated people with food. Sea lions are known to frequent docks in search of handouts from fisherman and tourists. The girl is ushered away from the scene by her family. "These are wild mammals".

Two Harbors Investment Corp (NYSE:TWO) 2016 Q4 Institutional Investor Sentiment Steady

It is negative, as 34 investors sold TWO shares while 73 reduced holdings. The institutional investor owned 2,426,912 shares of the real estate investment trust's stock after selling 108,600 shares during the period. The rating was downgraded by Wells Fargo to "Market Perform" on Friday, January 15. 09/06/2016 - Two Harbors Investments Corp was downgraded to "market perform" by analysts at FBR Capital Markets.

Montana GOP Candidate Wins Election After Assaulting Reporter

The theme of the Montana election shifted on Wednesday night when Mr Jacobs walked into Gianforte's office as he was preparing for an interview with Fox News . Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., who won the state's presidential primary a year ago, and Quist had hoped to ride that same populist wave to an upset victory. "It is unsettling on many levels that Greg Gianforte physically assaulted a journalist and then lied, refusing to take responsibility for his actions", he said in a statement.

Britain's Legal & General to move some operations to Ireland post-Brexit

LGIM's decision follows plans by rival fund manager M&G, a subsidiary of Prudential, to set up a management company and distribution arm in Luxembourg, which along with Dublin is one of Europe's main hubs for fund services. The move will be seen as a coup for the Irish Government in its efforts to allure firms to Dublin from the City of London. It comes after it was revealed earlier this month that JP Morgan had snapped up an office building in the Irish capital with the capacity to house ...

GOP campaign says candidate, reporter both fell

Donald Trump won his race against Hillary Clinton this past fall in the state by 20 points, while Ryan Zinke-the Republican whose seat is being filled after he left Congress to become Trump's Interior Secretary-won his contest by just under 16 points.

Bomber Salman Abedi was reported to authorities 5 times for extremist views

The father of the bomber who killed 22 concert-goers in an attack in Manchester told Reuters in the Libyan capital on Wednesday that he had last spoken to his son some five days ago, by phone, and "everything was normal". Numerous victims were young children. Shortly after the memorial service, Queen Elizabeth arrived at Royal Manchester's Children's Hospital to visit some of the 64 people injured in the attack.

US Investigation Concludes ISIS Explosives Responsible For Civilian Deaths In Airstrike

The Pentagon released an "executive summary" of the investigation, called a 15-6. Gen. Joe Martin, Commanding General CJFLCC-OIR. The coalition did not take the bait and no civilians were harmed, Isler said . The Jadidah attack accounted for around one quarter of civilian casualties in the war against Isis, the U.S. said. The house was being used by a large number of civilians to shelter from intense fighting between the militants and Iraqi security forces.

Chocolate is Good for Your Heart

Eating chocolate moderately - note the word moderately, now - can significantly lower risk of being diagnosed with a common and risky type of irregular heartbeat , according to a new study led by researchers at Harvard University's Chan School of Public Health .

ANC denies party talks to oust Zuma

The union has chose to bar President Jacob Zuma from addressing its events. This is the first time since the end of apartheid in 1994 that the country's president, who is also leader of the ANC, is banned from addressing activities organized by COSATU, an alliance partner with the ANC, the country's governing party.

Man dies after being sickened in apparent botulism outbreak

Valley Oak Food and Fuel in Walnut Grove, which state health officials have identified as the source of nacho cheese linked to at least 10 cases of botulism , is seen in an undated Google Maps Street View Image. Oliva Kasirye, a health inspector with the Sacramento County Public Health Department and part of the investigation team, in a report from CBS News .

Service dog pictured next to student in school year book

Schalk's fellow students took to Alpha - who not only looked out for his well being, but also cheered up his classmates in the halls. Twitter users loved the idea and praised the yearbook for including the service dog. Alpha started going to classes with Schalk a year-and-a-half ago and has become a hit among Schalk's friends. Plus, the service dog offers the opportunity to advocate for their benefits.