AstraZeneca's Lynparza posts 42% survival edge in breast cancer — ASCO

Olaparib selectively binds to and inhibits PARP, preventing it from repairing DNA damage in cancer cells, particularly those cancer cells which have lost BRCA1 or BRCA2 function. Olaparib-treated patients had a significantly longer quality-adjust... More..

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Paris agreement: Without Trump, will U.S. cities tackle climate?

Pruitt also emphasized that the USA has already been reducing carbon dioxide emissions that contribute to global warming. (In case you're wondering where Australians stand on the Paris agreement , some new...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

North Korea says rejects new sanctions, to continue nuclear program

Pyongyang conducted the most recent ballistic missile test on May 29, its ninth of the year so far, although it is banned under previous United Nations resolutions from testing nuclear weapons or missile tech...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

'Wonder Woman' Conquers Milestone With $100.5 Million Debut

With Wonder Woman breaking down box office records, it's only a matter of time until Warner Bros . okays a sequel. There has been a huge wave of buzz building after the Wonder Woman early reactions sta...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Theresa May approval rating sinks as UK election race tightens

But following criticism of the package, dubbed the "dementia tax" by opponents, Mrs May performed a swift U-turn which saw her commit to a cap on the total costs people would face - but the level of that cap wi...More..

Sidney Crosby denies PK Subban's bad breath claim: 'He made that up'
by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Sidney Crosby denies PK Subban's bad breath claim: 'He made that up'

Subban said he used some Listerine prior to the game, so he's not sure he believes Crosby's assessment. Another player being interviewed by McGuire after the game would have given a more vanilla, plain answer ...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Breakthrough on prostate cancer boosts survival rate

Of the 1,917 men in the trial, there were 184 deaths in the combination group compared with 262 in those given hormone therapy alone. Zytiga, or abiraterone acetate , is a pill that decreases production of...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

U.S. warns Beijing of South China Sea Islands

The resolution also condemned North Korea's nuclear and ballistic activities "in the strongest terms" and reaffirmed the Security Council's demand that Pyongyang abandon all nuclear weapons and programs and...More..

27 workers stranded aboard sinking vessel near Mangaluru rescued
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

27 workers stranded aboard sinking vessel near Mangaluru rescued

The Indian Coast Guard has rescued 27 workers off a flooded barge in the Arabian Sea of Ullal close to Mangaluru district in Karnataka . "However, the operation resumed today morning and remaining 24 crew ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Pakistan Summons Indian Dy High Commissioner Over 'Unprovoked' Ceasefire Violation

An exchange of firing took place on Saturday between the Pakistan Army and Indian troops along the Line of Control (LoC) near Tatta Pani. On Saturday also Pakistan violated the ceasefire along the LoC in P...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Six killed, 48 injured in terror attack in London

Soon after, reports started coming in of stabbings at Borough Market, a nearby area full of bars and restaurants surrounding a popular food market. A man who gave only his first name, Ben, told BBC radio th...More..

Texas A&M tops Iowa 3-2, reaches final in Houston Regional
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Texas A&M tops Iowa 3-2, reaches final in Houston Regional

A&M will face the victor Sunday at 8 p.m. needing one victory to advance to Super Regional play for a third straight season. Iowa's Matt Hoeg (3) dives back safely to first in the second inning against Texas ...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

After London attack, UK's May says terrorists bound by single 'evil ideology'

The London Ambulance Service said 48 people had been taken to five hospitals across the capital and a number of others had been treated at the scene for minor injuries. Britain's interior minister said the co...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Australia v NZ Champions Trophy snapshot

With Luke Ronchi , once an Australia player, thrashing a brisk half-century, New Zealand raced to 117 for one in the 16th over. A slightly overcast morning offered the prospect of some assistance to the q...More..

This man's moustache won the BBC Question Time debate
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

This man's moustache won the BBC Question Time debate

The Labour leader said it was "staggering" that pensioners were not being told at what level the Prime Minister intends to cap social care costs or how many elderly people will face losing the winter fuel pay...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

UK poll: Labour neck-and-neck with Tories

A poll showed on Saturday that the Conservatives were ahead of Labour by six percentage points, down from 10 points a week ago and much smaller than a lead of 19 points at the start of the election campaign. ...More..

Ethiopian elected World Health Organization head, Pakistani eliminated in 1st round voting
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Ethiopian elected World Health Organization head, Pakistani eliminated in 1st round voting

Dr. Tedro defeated David Nabarro , MD, a physician and longtime United Nations adviser from Britain, in the second round of voting. "Appointing a WHO Director-General from Africa provides the best opportunit...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Conservatives continue to lead Labour in latest opinion polls

The Conservatives enter the final days of the election campaign still ahead in the polls but with the pollsters sharply divided over the strength of their lead over Labour, according to the latest batch of surv...More..

Can Compression Tights Really Make You a Faster Runner?
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Can Compression Tights Really Make You a Faster Runner?

The idea behind compression tights is that they greatly reduce muscle vibration, which in turn reduces muscle fatigue. Regardless, reducing vibration was not found to reduce the runner's fatigue. "The tights re...More..

by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

India has active territorial dispute with China

Nonetheless, Turnbull urged fellow allies to be patient with the new United States administration. "Coupled with reckless proclamations, the current North Korean program signals a clear intent to acquire nucl...More..