Medicine

UN Secretary-General on North Korea's Latest Nuclear Test

The UN Secretary General António Guterres on Sunday condemned North Korea's latest nuclear test and urged the DPRK to adhere to its worldwide obligations. "Our initial location estimate shows that the event took place in the area of the DPRK's nuclear test site". The CTBT bans all nuclear explosions but it will only enter into force if all countries with advanced nuclear technology ratify it.

PSA screening saves lives with early detection of prostate cancer

The study concluded that "two important prostate cancer screening trials provide compatible evidence that screening reduces prostate cancer mortality". This recommendation relied heavily on results from the ERSPC (European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer) and the PLCO (Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial), which offered conflicting results.

Person Shot Along West Indian Day Parade Route, Cops Say

Four people have been stabbed and one person was shot along the New York Caribbean Carnival Parade route earlier today. Police say the shooting and the stabbing happened about an hour and a half apart Monday evening in the same area of Eastern Parkway, which is along the parade route.

Celgene Corporation's (CELG) Neutral Rating Reiterated at BTIG Research

Axa decreased its position in Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG ) by 15.6% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The rating was maintained by Mizuho with "Buy" on Thursday, June 1. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Friday, June 30 by BTIG Research. On July 28 BMO Capital kept the company rating at "Outperform" and moved up the price target from $129.00 to $160.00.

BJP workers detained in Bengaluru ahead of protest rally

Party's associate organising secretary BL Santosh has been given the responsibility of planning the Mangaluru Chalo rally . Dozens of BJP workers were detained and bikes that were to take part in the rally were seized by the police who exercised restraint even as BJP leaders intimidated them.

Bobby Darling files FIR against husband for domestic violence

Prior to this, Bollywood actress and ex Bigg Boss contestant, Mandana Karimi filed a filed domestic violence case against her husband. My speech is also slurred. He would also threaten me of harming my family. Bobby Darling has played cameo in numerous Bollywood movies include- Kya Cool Hai Hum, Style, Apna Sapna Money Money, Page 3 and many others.

FG to meet with resident doctors on Wednesday

NARD however rejected offers made by the government, but opted for an indefinite strike, which the doctors said they will sustain until all their demands are met. It read, "Neither the federal nor state governments has shown commitment to the resolution of issues at stake nor honoured previous agreements". They reached the decision after a meeting that lasted several hours, running into the early hours of the day.

On eve of PM visit, diesel exported to Myanmar

Earlier, the tankers were dispatched from NRL's marketing terminal in Numaligarh to reach Moreh via Imphal. NRL has an agreement with Myanmar's PES for supply of 90 MT of diesel through the Moreh-Tamu land customs station to Myanmar on the Aisan Highway.

Calif. county declares emergency amid hepatitis outbreak

Officials in San Diego County have declared a public health emergency because of the spread of the liver disease hepatitis A. Areas with high concentrations of homeless people will receive dozens of portable hand-washing stations. The disease is closely associated with unsafe water or food, inadequate sanitation and poor personal hygiene. "People who are either homeless or using illicit drugs account for at least seven in ten of the illnesses, and just over one in five also have hepatitis C".

Crisis Strikes The Sets Of Veere Di Wedding

The " Jab We Met " actress said in the video that "her baby is in the hotel". Later on, Kareena answers the question on everyone's mind - where's tiny Taimur? Rhea captioned the video, "Aaaaaand here we go!" Veere Di Wedding is what movie buffs on the Internet have been obsessing over recently and there's Sonam Kapoor to the rescue.

Little Caesars Arena preview week begins with ribbon cutting today

That sets the stage for public tours to begin soon and a Kid Rock concert that will serve as the arena's debut on September 12. This exclusive fundraising event - the first ever at Little Caesars Arena - benefits the work of Ilitch Charities, a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that invests in our community's future by supporting innovative, collaborative and measurable programs in the areas of community development, human services, education and recreation.

Al-Qaida 'operational' in embattled Taiz, Yemen

There is no truth in what "international media, linked to enemy countries, have reported or what is being said on social media in [Yemen]", Saleh continued. United Nations human rights report urges worldwide investigation GENEVA (5 September 2017) - Human rights violations and abuses continue unabated in Yemen, along with unrelenting violations of global humanitarian law, with civilians suffering deeply the consequences of an "entirely man-made catastrophe", according to a United Nations ...

Study finds solar storms link to beached whales

Over the course of a month 29 washed up. Why? Whales are thought to navigate using the Earth's magnetic field, so disruptions triggered by random and abrupt solar storms may lead to disorientation. Autopsies performed on most of the whales from this stranded group showed they were healthy. The timing of a strong solar storm prior to the whale beachings led the researchers to a hypothesis.

Could later school start times boost the U.S. economy?

For the same period, IL would gain $2 billion after covering the extra costs associated with later start times. From a health perspective, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Medical Association recommend that middle and high schools start no earlier than 8:30 a.m.to accommodate the known biological shift in adolescent sleep-wake schedules.

Americans have pacemakers that could be hacked: FDA

To view the full article, register now. The Firmware which is software embedded in the device can be updated. All 465,000 patients with these pacemakers need to go to the doctor and and get a "firmware" update. Ameer Kabour. "These are part of planned updates we mentioned back in January, and further strengthen the security and device management tools for our connected cardiac rhythm management (CRM) devices", Steele Flippin said of this week's pacemaker update.

Leonardo DiCaprio Reportedly Being Eyed for Joker Origins Movie

Another reason behind getting DiCaprio on board is the fact that he and Scorsese have made five successful films together in the last ten years: The Aviator , Gangs of New York , The Departed , Shutter Island and The Wolf of Wall Street .

PDP cautions FG on Benue flooding

The governor said that the ecological challenges ranged from collapsed bridges, culverts, destruction of roads, farmlands and houses, among others. Ortom said the erosion sites were in Guma, Makurdi, Tarka, Gboko, Obi, Otukpo, Ukum, Kastina -Ala and others.

NSCN (K) cadre killed, hideout busted

Army chief General Bipin Rawat , however, said such encounters occur regularly. Such operations happen everyday. The Indian Army's Eastern Command said in a tweet: 'Dao Div neutralised Honcham Wangsa, self styled Corporal of NSCN-K near Kunsa Vill, Arunachal Pradesh'.

All Grown Up! Angelina Jolie & Six Kids at Telluride Film Festival

The Angelina Jolie of September 2016, the one who had asked the divorce and did not hesitate to put social services on the back of her husband , is no longer the Angelina Jolie today. "You need to find the ability to love and laugh ". She also previously had a preventive double mastectomy in 2013 and had her ovaries removed in 2015.

Cameroon Fail To Qualify After Nigeria Draw

They did very well and deserve a pat on the back. Instead, the draw takes Nigeria up to 10 points, six ahead of Zambia in second, with Cameroon on three points and Algeria in bottom spot with just one. Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick warned that Cameroon would be looking to avenge the "anger born out of their humiliation" from last week's loss, meaning Nigeria will have to play with even greater passion on Monday.

Steely Dan Icon Walter Becker Dead At 67

Becker was not present in the band's Classic East and West concerts in July "following an unspecified illness", according to The Hollywood Reporter. Fagen had said at the time that Walter was recovering from a procedure, and he hoped he would be okay.

Digging Up the Facts on Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc. (SGMO)

The Sr.VP & Chief Business Officer now owns $237,495 of the stock according to the SEC filing. These funds have also shifted positions in ( SGMO ). Over the trailing year, the stock is outperforming the S&P 500 by 198.71, and it's gotten there by action that has been more volatile on a day-to-day basis than most other stocks on the exchange.

Pictures of Labor Day Celebrations Through the Years

But while it is celebrated in modern times with BBQs, holidays and sales shopping , the holiday has a bloody history and came out of a long battle for workers' rights in the country. Thank goodness some office workers and bankers are also off work today or they could just call it "non-essential government workers day off". When was the first Labor Day? The first Monday in September in the United States is Labor day, a holiday honoring US workers and their contributions to the country's ...

Remember workers and gains of organized labor

But the need to recognize our labor force has not diminished, even as the average American worker has changed. Monday is Labor Day when we salute all American workers, those wearing blue and white shirts, a day off for most and thoughts about the American work ethic and the technical minds who have made the country No.

Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed

As summer draws to a close and schools prepare to open their doors again, Labor Day comes around like a sweet salve to workers in the United States. And a day when plenty of people labor. There are now 28 Right to Work states in America, with Kentucky and Missouri joining the ranks earlier this year. In 1894, workers at the Pullman rail vehicle company in IL went on strike after wages, hours and jobs were slashed.

Labor Day 2017: What's open, what's closed

As summer draws to a close and schools prepare to open their doors again, Labor Day comes around like a sweet salve to workers in the United States. And a day when plenty of people labor. There are now 28 Right to Work states in America, with Kentucky and Missouri joining the ranks earlier this year. In 1894, workers at the Pullman rail vehicle company in IL went on strike after wages, hours and jobs were slashed.

History of Labor Day suggests much more than day of rest

Many workers ended up losing a day's pay in order to participate in the parade. As you watch your children board the school bus the 2017-18 academic year, consider this: that school bus driver is likely forced to pay fees to a union as a condition of driving that bus.

Lots of folks seem to labor on Labor Day

The first Labor Day was celebrated on September 5, 1882, in New York City. On the first Labor Day in 1882, a crowd of 10,000 workers marched through NY after taking an unpaid day-off. Many union members now work for local, state and federal governments in white-collar jobs , not in the gritty factories where the labor movement began.

Alabama passes first test in win over FSU

During that span, FSU managed just 51 yards on 19 offensive plays, most of which came in its first series of the second half, an eight-play drive for 27 yards that ended with a sack of quarterback Deondre Francois by Alabama sophomore defensive end Raekwon Davis.

If you want to become an organ donor tell your family

The shock statistics show that there are now 133 patients on the donor waiting list in Lancashire - a dozen of those in Preston. Aoife O'Sullivan from Leigh-on-Sea in Essex, died aged four in March 2016 waiting for a heart transplant. A spokesman said: "Organs from people from the same ethnic background are more likely to be a close match and give the best chance of a positive outcome".

Would-be organ donors urged to tell family of transplant wishes

Although registering is a legally valid decision, in practice if your family strongly feel they can not support donation, it does not go ahead. The double lung transplant was carried out at Freeman Hospital in Newcastle when he was aged 22 on September 20 1992.
The operation was a success and Mr Woodward, 47, has competed in athletics and cycling events at British and World Transplant Games events.

First Gene Therapy for Cancer Welcomed… With Some Reservations

It is a CAR-T (chimeric antigen receptor T cell) immunotherapy, created to treat acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), a serious form of cancer in children and young adults. "Of course, we have to talk about pricing from a national standpoint", he said. "I wouldn't say we know for sure how many will be cured yet by this therapy".

Antidepressants found in fish brains in Niagara River

Aga said the drugs "could affect fish behavior". She went on to explain the drugs could affect fish behavior, particularly their survival instincts. The highest accumulation of chemicals was found in the brains of fish, followed by the liver, muscle and gonads. The next time you relish that bass or walleye, you should keep in mind that you may be consuming antidepressants through those fish.

Fire mobilization authorized for Jolly Mountain Fire

The authorization was approved by Washington State Patrol Chief John Batiste at the request of Kittitas County Fire District 7 Fire Chief Jay Wiseman, according to a statement from the state police on Saturday. The fire, which is believed to have been caused by lightening, has been burning since August 11. The Jolly Mountain Fire, which is burning in grass, brush and timber, was started on August 11 by lightning and is now threatening approximately 3,800 homes in the area.

Amber Alert issued for Orange County girl

Fisher is black, 5 feet 4 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds, the department said. Fischer was last seen wearing a light multicolored tank top nightgown. Mills is a black male, 6-foot-1, 200 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. If you have seen her or have any information regarding her whereabouts, please call 911 immediately.