Theranos halts new Zika test after FDA inspection

Elizabeth Holmes the founder of Theranos announced on August 1 a new device for blood testing known as minilab that she said had been created to be used outside of a clinical lab and could result in accurate tests from just a few droplets of blood. More..

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Chris Brown arrested for threatening woman with gun
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chris Brown arrested for threatening woman with gun

Brown is now being transported to the homicide/robbery division, the LAPD said, describing him as being "cooperative". A search warrant was obtained by police Tuesday afternoon and law enforcement officials...More..

Chris Brown arrested for suspected assault at LA home
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Chris Brown arrested for suspected assault at LA home

Several friends were at Brown's house at the time and Curran was one of three "uninvited" guests forced to leave. Brown later posted messages on social media proclaiming his innocence. The development ended a...More..

Australian mother in court after child ate methamphetamine
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Australian mother in court after child ate methamphetamine

The toddler's maternal grandmother said her daughter was deeply upset by the case. The woman is due to appear at Port Kembla Local Court today. "I note the offence is alleged to have occurred on January 25 ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

4 countries warn its citizens against travelling to Singapore

It is also one of Asia's cleanest cities but has a chronic problem with dengue fever, which is spread by the same Aedes mosquito that carries the Zika virus. Individuals should take precautions to avoid getting...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

UN Welcomes France's Court Decision to Overturn Burkini Ban

A French court has overturned a ban on burkinis issued in Cannes - the first in a series of local bans on the Muslim full-body swimwear this summer that set off a heated controversy at home and a wave of outr...More..

AAP's Punjab chief stung : faces corruption charges from within party
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

AAP's Punjab chief stung : faces corruption charges from within party

Blaming the AAP's national convener, Durgesh Pathak, for the current situation, Chhotepur said that Durgesh doesn't want the Punjabis to dominate the party within Punjab. "I will not present myself before the p...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Anthony Weiner, Huma Abedin separate in wake of latest sexting scandal

The top Clinton aide said she is afraid the story will shine a negative light on the Democratic nominee's presidential campaign, of which she is vice chair of. Weiner had attempted to resurrect his political ca...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

15 new Zika cases in Singapore bring total to 56

Just a day later, 40 more cases were reported in the city-state involving people with no travel history in Zika-affected areas recently. Here's a round-up of what they are saying. FairPrice supermarkets and W...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Crystal Palace, Bournemouth, Watford among clubs keen on Arsenal midfielder Wilshere

By its very nature every transfer window will produce winners and losers - that is part of the reason for all the cod drama on television - but some dramas happen to be real and this summer seems to be speciali...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

FDA Issues Emergency Zika Testing As Cases Rise

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Friday it recommends universal testing of donated whole blood and blood components for Zika virus in the U.S. "I just hope they get it contained before it gets too wid...More..

I wrote Trump's health note in five minutes: Doctor
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

I wrote Trump's health note in five minutes: Doctor

The Republican presidential nominee in December produced a note from Dr. Harold Bornstein , his physician for 35 years, declaring him as having an excellent bill of health. Since 2014, Mr. Trump has been get...More..

Ebola RNA can remain in semen for hundreds of days
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Ebola RNA can remain in semen for hundreds of days

Choi and colleagues had enrolled 466 male Ebola survivors, with a median time from ETU discharge to enrollment of 384 days (range 7-697). The issue is one of the most critical in the aftermath of the Ebola ep...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Singapore steps up Zika fight after 41 local cases confirmed

Almost all have recovered but five more suspected cases of Zika virus infection were reported Monday by a clinic, local media said . As of Monday, the report said MOH had completed testing of all worke...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Clinton aide Abedin leaves husband after new ´sexting´ revelations

Ms Abedin , who married Mr Weiner in 2010, has stood by her husband for six years throughout his run for NY mayor, during which he was exposed twice - in 2011 and 2013 - for sending pictures of his bulgi...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

James Corden Remembers Gene Wilder's Touching Late Late Show Appearance Rejection

Doing "one on one' comedy with Gene was like jamming with the Beatles". Their later movies, "See No Evil, Hear No Evil " (1989) and "Another You " (1991), didn't do as well commercially or critically. I really ...More..

41 locally transferred Zika cases reported in Singapore
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

41 locally transferred Zika cases reported in Singapore

But in pregnant women, it can cause microcephaly, a deformation in which babies are born with abnormally small brains and heads. On Monday, inspectors from the environment agency checking for mosquito-breedin...More..

South Africa's Caster Semenya wins 800m gold
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

South Africa's Caster Semenya wins 800m gold

However, the 25-year-old's success predictably refuelled the controversy surrounding the eligibility of female athletes, like Semenya, with hyperandrogenism - a condition that results in increased testosterone ...More..

by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

We stand with India on Pak terror, says Kerry

Kerry credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi for extending an invitation to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif for his oath-taking ceremony in 2014. The nations also reaffirmed pledges to boost cooperation o...More..

And a head has been offered
by | Wednesday, August 31, 2016

And a head has been offered

Though Ren has reportedly performed the surgery, successfully, on a mouse and a monkey, it would be a first for the human race. Valery Spiridonov has volunteered to undergo the first human head transplant ...More..