Health Care

Case Keenum to start against Steelers with Sam Bradford out

Case Keenum to start against Steelers with Sam Bradford out The Steelers want to get him more touches, especially early in the game, so he can develop a rhythm. Cleaning up the penalties will need to be the first thing on Pittsburgh's mind. Both were limited in practice. Led by new defensive coordinator Gregg Williams, the Browns held a potent Steelers offense to just 290 total yards-the lowest yardage total allowed by Cleveland since December 2015... [Full Article...]

Pig organs to be used for human transplants in just TWO years

Pig organs to be used for human transplants in just TWO years Scientists have been looking at the possibility of using pig organs in xenotransplantation for a while now - their organ size is similar to humans, they reproduce quickly and they can be genetically manipulated to reduce the risk of rejection. [Full Article...]

Google CEO Pichai cancels 'town hall' on gender dispute

Google CEO Pichai cancels 'town hall' on gender dispute In an email to his staff, Sundar Pichai explained that questions from employees had been leaked and that in some cases the identities of some employees were revealed, exposing them to harassment and threats. Jonathan Segal of Philadelphia said that if Google did not fire him, it could have faced suits from employees over not addressing a "hostile work environment". [Full Article...]

Christian country star Glen Campbell dies aged 81

Christian country star Glen Campbell dies aged 81 I have, too, and I continued to follow Mr. Campbell's career with interest primarily because of those two songs. He was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2011 and rather than retreating, went on a farewell tour that dealt with his illness and decline with the same candor he'd addressed his relationship troubles and addiction struggles earlier in his life. [Full Article...]

Stalking is 'Violence Against Women': BJP's Kirron Kher, Days Before Chandigarh Case

Stalking is 'Violence Against Women': BJP's Kirron Kher, Days Before Chandigarh Case Haryana BJP vice president Mr Bhatti was skewered on social media for questioning why Ms Kundu was "allowed to stay out late". Whether or not we win this, I know it has raised awareness among people. The route along which the two accused stalked Varnika Kundu , daughter of Haryana Additional Chief Secretary V.S. Kundu, passes through some prominent and busy parts of Chandigarh including th... [Full Article...]

Cheteshwar Pujara makes it 13 in 50 at Colombo

Cheteshwar Pujara makes it 13 in 50 at Colombo Hardik Pandya added a quickfire 20, Wriddhiman Saha put together a solid 67 and Mohammed Shami smashed his way to 19 from just eight balls - including two sixes. Among left-arm bowlers, Australian quick Mitchell Johnson previously held the record as he had claimed 150 wickets in 34 matches. India , who can clinch the three-Test series in Colombo , were 101 for one at lunch after winning th... [Full Article...]

Venezuela election 'tampered with', says voting firm

Venezuela election 'tampered with', says voting firm Ledezma was still in his pajamas. The National Constituent Assembly takes the place of the opposition-led National Assembly, and critics fear it will erode democracy. "With those two tendencies we may see eventually a willingness for real talks to begin". Luisa Ortega Diaz, Venezuela's attorney general and a former government loyalist who has fallen out with Mr Maduro, told CNN on Wednesday ... [Full Article...]

If we can eliminate disease, why shouldn't we?

If we can eliminate disease, why shouldn't we? Thus some of the embryos carried the DNA error, and some were "healthy". The landmark study , published in Nature on August 2, 2017, described the first time (in the United States) that CRISPR was used to fix a germline mutation in human embryos created through in vitro fertilization . [Full Article...]

Homer in the ninth caps a wild win for Red Sox

Homer in the ninth caps a wild win for Red Sox I would anticipate, like he said earlier in the year that he didn't know how the Red Sox would lose a game, I think it'll be the same. "This was an interesting game, but to come out on top was huge for us", he said . "I've been hitting the ball pretty regularly, but hopefully some more results would also be nice", he said. "From there it was just back and forth". [Full Article...]

Kohli: 'SSC's is the kind of wicket we like to play on'

Kohli: 'SSC's is the kind of wicket we like to play on' A lot of big players with 20 years of experience have not done. He was unaware that the nature of the track had changed in 24 hours, the grass shaved off as the hosts seemed to have lost faith in their pace attack after the mauling last week. [Full Article...]

USA police chief: Australian Justine Damond didn't have to die

USA police chief: Australian Justine Damond didn't have to die The shooting has led to claims the Minneapolis Police Department's officers are "trigger happy", but the chief said Officer Noor's actions did not indicate a systemic problem. The killing of Damond has once again dredged up resentment toward a police department that has been embroiled in controversy in recent years over the actions of its officers. [Full Article...]

FDA Panel Unanimously Recommends Approval for Novartis' CAR T-Cell Therapy CTL019

FDA Panel Unanimously Recommends Approval for Novartis' CAR T-Cell Therapy CTL019 Those cells, however, also make antibodies that fight off other diseases. Data from the USA multicenter trial and single site trial assessing the safety and efficacy of CTL019 among pediatric and young adult patients with r/r B-cell ALL also backed the recommendation and the biologics license application (BLA). [Full Article...]

Born Robert Whittaker makes UFC history by beating Cuban Yoel Romero

Instead, Yoel Romerow ill go up against The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes victor Robert Whittaker for the promotion's interim middleweight title . Take that [belt], fight me for it . This did not please Bisping. It remains unknown when the unification bout between Bisping and Whittaker will take place as the Brit is still pushing for a lucrative payday opposite welterweight great, George... [Full Article...]

Wimbledon 2017 betting: Johanna Konta the first British ladies' favourite since 1977

Wimbledon 2017 betting: Johanna Konta the first British ladies' favourite since 1977 Croatian seventh seed Cilic will bid for a fourth successive Wimbledon quarter-final berth when he takes on Bautista Agut. "I didn't come to the net as much as I liked yesterday". Next up for the Brit is France's Caroline Garcia - the 21st seed. She reached the final at a grass-court warm-up tournament in Birmingham last month, but lost to Vekic. [Full Article...]

Wimbledon 2017: Johana Konta and Heather Watson go through

Wimbledon 2017: Johana Konta and Heather Watson go through She said: "It is happening because we have got some great players". You need to try and block that out for sure, but then it's part of the Centre Court experience. "I'm just hoping I can add a little to that". "I feel like I'm seeing the ball very big and am moving well". "I look at it as continuous building and continuous work in every single match and practice that I have". [Full Article...]

Sacramento Fire Departments Face Busy, Fiery Fourth

Sacramento Fire Departments Face Busy, Fiery Fourth Meridian crews also put out a grass fire that burned roughly a half acre at the corner of East Broadway Avenue and Northeast Sixth Street, Niemeyer said. Such confrontations over fireworks are "not uncommon", Benton said. There were also a few eye injuries resulting from sparklers, Colee said. Spectator Tanya Hoover said "for the first eight minutes, they had a great show, and then all of a sudd... [Full Article...]

McConnell's focus: finding votes for Senate health care bill

Democrats formed a united front against the controversial measure that was drafted in secret, criticizing it as a "war on Medicaid", the health care program for lower income Americans, and calling it a worse plan than one that passed the House of Representatives in May. [Full Article...]

Breaking Down the Senate Healthcare Bill

The nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office said it would release its analysis of the Senate measure early next week. McConnell said a fresh CBO score on the new bill was expected next week, and there will be "robust debate" on the floor. [Full Article...]

Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament

Pakistan dominate Champions Trophy team of the tournament Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Amir shone as Pakistan defied the odds to overwhelm arch-rivals India by 180 runs and pull off a major upset in the Champions Trophy final at The Oval . He raised hopes of pulling off a one-man Indian Houdini act as he hit three successive sixes to reach his half century. "Our team has presented us with a best gift in the holy fasting month of Ramadan", said S... [Full Article...]

London fire protesters storm city hall

According to the Guardian , local residents became frustrated after May swiftly departed after her visit St Clement's church on Friday, leading to cries of " shame on you " and " coward " from a large crowd that had assembled to hear her speak. [Full Article...]


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