Suffering from pneumonia? You may be at risk of heart attack

Eating dairy does not raise the risk of suffering a heart attack or stroke, a team of global experts have found. The patients reported on their history of respiratory infection, including bronchitis and pneumonia, and they gave information on their m... More..

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Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) trending up slowly near short term support

NWQ Investment Management Company LLC's holdings in Pfizer were worth $74,062,000 as of its most recent filing with the SEC. Institutional investors have recently bought and sold shares of the company. This r...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry outbreak reveals why governments shouldn't hoard vulnerabilities

Europol said a special task force at its European Cybercrime Centre was "specially created to assist in such investigations and will play an important role in supporting the investigation". Two security firms -...More..

FDA approves new drug to treat ALS patients
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

FDA approves new drug to treat ALS patients

The FDA announced Friday that Radicava, also known as edaravone, has been approved for use in the United States . After over two decades, the FDA finally approved a new drug for this condition. This came after...More..

Health experts in Congo identify two more suspected Ebola cases
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Health experts in Congo identify two more suspected Ebola cases

The first case, which came April 22, involved a 45-year-old man. The visit follows notification by the DRC Government of an outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Likati health zone, Bas Uele Province, in the n...More..

Azerbaijan hits Armenian missile system in Nagorno-Karabakh
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Azerbaijan hits Armenian missile system in Nagorno-Karabakh

The Nagorno-Karabakh separatist authorities confirmed that an Azerbaijani attack damaged its equipment, but said there were no casualties. " Azerbaijani forces' provocation will not be left unanswered ", it s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

United Kingdom health service hit by ransomware, amid possible global attack on systems

A London NHS Trust is one of six yet to return to normal after an worldwide cyber attack struck hospitals across the country. With almost 45 NHS organisations from London to Scotland hit in the "ransomw...More..

Private litter wardens earn £1000 bonuses for issuing fines
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Private litter wardens earn £1000 bonuses for issuing fines

A reporter for Panorama went undercover at Kingdom, a Cheshire company with nearly 30 local authorities contracts whose profits past year rose by 30 per cent to £9 million. The programme, broadcast tonight, s...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

FG exchanges some Boko Haram suspects for 82 more Chibok girls

The ICRC along with the Swiss government had mediated months of negotiations between Nigeria and the Boko Haram extremist group to obtain Saturday's release. "And you should know that some of the girls have die...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NHS Borders confirms it is affected by a cyber attack

And, we are not aware of any evidence that patient data has been compromised. PSA Group, Fiat Chrysler, Volkswagen, Daimler, Toyota and Honda said their plants were unaffected. "Of course it is important that w...More..

9-year-old Ohio boy's cocaine death investigated as homicide
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

9-year-old Ohio boy's cocaine death investigated as homicide

The Mahoning County Coroner's office was called on December 26 to investigate the death of 9-year-old Marcus Lee after he was taken to Akron Children's Hospital in Boardman. The boy's father said he doesn't thi...More..

Fidget spinners, the hit toy that spun out of nowhere
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Fidget spinners, the hit toy that spun out of nowhere

And some teachers have complained that the toys are causing disturbances in the classroom. Barber clearly isn't alone in wanting a fidget spinner, which some manufacturers claim help people with ADHD, autism ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Cyberattack rocks UK NHS, forcing care cancellations

According to The Washington Post , the " ransomware " breached and locked down victims' computers and even threatened to delete their files unless they pay $300 in bitcoins. "These alerts included a patch to ...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Sunny, warm and breezy today; chance of showers

Lingering showers are possible Friday , with fair weather and a warming trend forecast for the weekend. Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Today - Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers...More..

NaviBand take 17th place at Eurovision 2017
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NaviBand take 17th place at Eurovision 2017

Salvador Sobral from Portugal celebrates as he holds the trophy after winning the Final of the Eurovision Song Contest with his song " Amar pelos dois ", in Kiev, Ukraine, Saturday, May 13, 2017 . Bulgaria'...More..

Wet weather can't dampen spirits at Relay For Life events
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Wet weather can't dampen spirits at Relay For Life events

The organization raised more than $47,000 dollars for cancer research, education and more. Thirty teams enjoyed food, music and several laps around the track. The 2017 Dearborn & Ohio Counties Relay for Life ...More..

Nicole Scherzinger set for X Factor return
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Nicole Scherzinger set for X Factor return

Simon Cowell previously said he hoped to keep the same judges as a year ago for this autumn's series, but that plan hit a bit of a road bump. A source told the Press Association: "Nothing has been formally c...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WannaCry ransomware cyber-attack is a 'wake-up call', says Microsoft

The infection encrypts the records and blocks use of computer files. Around a fifth of trusts were hit in Friday's attack, which affected hundreds of organisations around the world. "A lack of funding or pr...More..

by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Britain worked through night to counter cyber attack on health service

According to The Sunday Times , a security update released by Microsoft in March to protect against the virus "was not applied in many NHS organisations that had been using Windows XP, an older operating syste...More..

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon
by | Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Ransomware WannaCry to attack Indian banking system soon

But Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt failed to address the NHS cyber attack when he was approached by BBC reporters on Monday morning. Avast, an global security software firm that claims it has 400 million users ...More..