Hawaii is no longer the nation's 'healthiest state'

In the past five years, MA saw a 69 percent increase in drug deaths, or an addition of 8-plus deaths per 100,000 people. The rate of drug deaths increased in New Hampshire by 118 percent, in MA by 69 percent, and in Rhode Island by 56 percent. More..

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New iPhone's are getting an L-shaped battery upgrade
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

New iPhone's are getting an L-shaped battery upgrade

According to Reddit users, the same routine also exists in the iOS 11. This is when I knew something was wrong. The user ended up replacing their iPhone's battery. At around $1000, it was one of the costliest...More..

Man flu is real, claim scientists
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Man flu is real, claim scientists

For example, one USA study that examined flu-related deaths from 1997 to 2007 found that, for adults, within several age groups, the rate of flu-associated mortality was somewhat higher in men than in women, ...More..

Fire department demonstrates how fast a Christmas tree burns
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Fire department demonstrates how fast a Christmas tree burns

Every year the farm is opened to the public and residents can buy a potted Christmas tree, or venture out into the field to cut down their own. Names have included - Brandon, whose cones have been lightly baked...More..

Death toll in cyclone rises to 42
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Death toll in cyclone rises to 42

Meanwhile, as many as 200 fishermen, trapped in the high seas, returned to Kochi Sunday. The fishermen, including 189 from neighbouring Tamil Nadu, arrived in Kochi by boats since last night, officials said...More..

Tollywood Comedian Vijay Sai Found Dead In His Apartment In Hyderabad
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Tollywood Comedian Vijay Sai Found Dead In His Apartment In Hyderabad

Inspector K Purnachander said he allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself from a ceiling fan at his residence. "Two days ago, Vanitha came and took away his car", the mother wept. "He killed himself soon ...More..

Saudi-led airstrikes kill 23 civilians in Yemen
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Saudi-led airstrikes kill 23 civilians in Yemen

Yemen has remained dogged by violence since 2014, when the Houthis and Saleh loyalists overran much of the country, including the capital. The Saudi regime and its allies have been incessantly pounding Yemen ...More..

Suri Cruise Just Made Her First Public Appearance With Mum Katie Holmes
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Suri Cruise Just Made Her First Public Appearance With Mum Katie Holmes

Both Camila Cabello and Lindsay Lohan shamelessly fangirled over Taylor Swift , posting separate videos of themselves during the pop star's performance to social media later that evening. A source previous...More..

APC not jittery over outcome of PDP convention - Governor Okorocha
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

APC not jittery over outcome of PDP convention - Governor Okorocha

I do not see the reason for the statement actually. The motion for the amendment of the constitution was moved by Bayelsa State governor and chairman, Post- Convention Reconciliation Committee, Honourable Ser...More..

Indiana Has First Flu Death Of Season
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Indiana Has First Flu Death Of Season

If you are sick with flu-like illness, stay home for at least 24 hours after your fever is gone except to get medical care or for other necessities. Seasonal flu infection peaks between June and October in In...More..

Wife Saira plans 'get together' as Dilip Kumar turns 95!
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Wife Saira plans 'get together' as Dilip Kumar turns 95!

Dilip Kumar has said in his biography, Madhubala was a full of life and active person, she had no hesitation to talk with a shy person like me. Expressing her gratitude for all the prayers and thoughts shower...More..

Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo crowned victor of I'm a Celebrity 2017
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Georgia 'Toff' Toffolo crowned victor of I'm a Celebrity 2017

The 23-year-old had been odds-on favourite to win the show, but admitted she was shocked to win. And when she managed four out of five stars, while it may not have quite satisfied Toff, it certainly did viewe...More..

Parliamentary elections: Nepal's Left alliance wins 81 seats, heading towards majority
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Parliamentary elections: Nepal's Left alliance wins 81 seats, heading towards majority

In total 4,482 candidates, including Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba, will be trying their fate in the final phase. An official from the election commission pours the ballot papers from the box, as official...More..

Storm Caroline latest: Some homes 'to be without power all night'
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Storm Caroline latest: Some homes 'to be without power all night'

The Met Office issued on Thursday an amber alert - the second-highest out of three warning levels - for the Scottish regions of Grampian, Highlands and Eilean Siar, and the Orkney and Shetland archipelagos. ...More..

Cuba and the United Nations Universal Human Rights Declaration
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Cuba and the United Nations Universal Human Rights Declaration

Ministers will also be meeting with the leaders of National Indigenous Organizations and representatives from other Indigenous groups, human rights commissions, as well as civil organizations to hear their pers...More..

Lilac Fire Rips Through San Diego County, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed
by | Sunday, December 10, 2017

Lilac Fire Rips Through San Diego County, Dozens Of Homes Destroyed

Ventura County Sheriff's Sgt. Kevin Donoghue said officials found the bodyof a woman near the site of a auto crash within the Thomas Fire area, though her cause of death was unclear. East Valley Community Cen...More..

Heavy snow to batter the West Midlands this weekend
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Heavy snow to batter the West Midlands this weekend

Weather warnings are still in place for large parts of the country with more snow forecast and temperatures expected to plummet. Wintery storms are due to make their way over British Isles on Saturday, with...More..

This Starving Polar Bear Broke a Photographer's Heart
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

This Starving Polar Bear Broke a Photographer's Heart

The tired and emaciated animal eventually lies back down, exhausted from his fruitless hunt. 'This large male bear was not old, and he certainly died within hours or days of this moment. But thanks to clim...More..

Solar eclipse can damage retina of human eye
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Solar eclipse can damage retina of human eye

This summer's solar eclipse has left a NY woman with permanent eye damage in the shape of a crescent. Using several imaging technologies, doctors were able to determine the damage in the woman's left eye and ...More..

TIMELINE: The Philippines' dengue vaccine program
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

TIMELINE: The Philippines' dengue vaccine program

Almost 734,000 children aged nine and over in the Philippines have received one dose of the vaccine as part of a programme that cost 3.5 billion pesos (more than $80 million Cdn). Sanofi's announcement last wee...More..