Federation Internationale de Football Association sanction: NFF Set Up 4-man Investigative Panel

This sanction is a result of Abdullahi's failure to serve the automatic one-match ban imposed on him. The FIFA committee said this was as a result of Nigeria's use of ineligible defender Abdullahi Shehu in the match. It means that Nigeria still... More..

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Seasonal flu kills up to 650000 people worldwide every year
by | Thursday, December 14, 2017

Seasonal flu kills up to 650000 people worldwide every year

Around 10 percent of tests reported to the state were positive. But those are just preliminary numbers in Australia. Information for the five state Service Centers providing flu aid and vaccinations can be ...More..

Colorado among worst states in terms of mental health, especially for kids
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Colorado among worst states in terms of mental health, especially for kids

America's Health Rankings , the longest-running assessment of the nation's health on a state-by-state basis, is the product of a partnership between United Health Foundation and the American Public Health As...More..

Study says flu hits men harder than women
by | Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Study says flu hits men harder than women

Dr Sue, defending his findings (and his gender), suggested the worse symptoms felt by men could be explained by evolutionary theory . Men are also more susceptible to complications and higher mortality fro...More..

by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Saudi Arabia opens cinemas following a 35-year ban

The Saudi government said a resolution was passed Monday to pave the way for licenses to be granted to commercial movie theaters, with the first cinemas expected to open in March. "It's spectacular news. We are...More..

Flu Activity Is Up Amid Questions About Vaccine Effectiveness
by | Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Flu Activity Is Up Amid Questions About Vaccine Effectiveness

MedExpress also noted that its "2017-2018 influenza-like-illness (ILI) rates are higher than they have been during the same time period of the past four flu seasons (15 percent in 2017-2018 compared to 11-13 ...More..

Delhi: EWS patients left in lurch after cancellation of Max Hospital's license
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

Delhi: EWS patients left in lurch after cancellation of Max Hospital's license

However, the baby showed some movement while being taken for burial. "When we opened the bag, we found the boy breathing". The baby boy, 22-weeks premature, was born alive while his twin sister was still-born...More..

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in
by | Monday, December 11, 2017

West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in

This time though, the runs were kept in check by debutant Raymon Reifer. Ambris has a way to go yet to set the test record for hit-wickets - albeit that he's off to a roaring start and clearly heads the avera...More..

Nvidia Titan V Graphics Card Announced, Priced at $3000
by | Saturday, December 09, 2017

Nvidia Titan V Graphics Card Announced, Priced at $3000

At the heart of the Titan V is the GV100 GPU that was first seen on the $10000 (yes, that's one with five zeroes) Tesla V100 back in May. "We broke new ground with its new processor architecture , instructio...More..

Dexter Fletcher to direct 'Bohemian Rhapsody' after Bryan Singer's firing
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Dexter Fletcher to direct 'Bohemian Rhapsody' after Bryan Singer's firing

Bryan Singer fired from the production of the Queen biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody over reported clashes and set no-shows. Singer was sacked from the high-profile project on Monday this week over reported abs...More..

John Mayer Checks In With Fans Following Emergency Appendectomy
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

John Mayer Checks In With Fans Following Emergency Appendectomy

I'm so sorry that we couldn't finish out the last few dates of the tour. Dead & Company postponed their show Tuesday night in New Orleans after band member John Mayer was hospitalized for an emergency ap...More..

Astronomers Studying 'Super-Earth' Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Astronomers Studying 'Super-Earth' Exoplanet Find A Bonus Planet

And in February, yet another science team announced the planet TRAPPIST-1 hosts seven rocky planets, including some that may be in the habitable zone . However, not much was known about the exoplanet earlier, ...More..

Expect a Bad Flu Season
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Expect a Bad Flu Season

Welltok , the leading consumer health enterprise company, is leveraging its proprietary data and predictive analytics capabilities to help employers, health plans and other population health managers identify a...More..

Experts say this flu season will be a bad one
by | Friday, December 08, 2017

Experts say this flu season will be a bad one

As health officials rushed to contain the outbreak, the CDC admitted that the 2014 flu vaccine did not protect well against H3N2 - it had just seven percent chance of protection. Brenden Bedard, director of Com...More..

Philippines' Duterte brings back police in his anti-drug war
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Philippines' Duterte brings back police in his anti-drug war

There has been a resurgence in illegal drugs and crimes since the police left the campaign, according to a spokesperson. But he reinstated them five weeks later, arguing that drugs were pouring back to the st...More..

A quick look at the 9-3 New Orleans Saints
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

A quick look at the 9-3 New Orleans Saints

However, they have sputtered a handful of times as well and really haven't looked like the explosive unit from 2016. Lattimore was present for practice today and is still questionable for the Falcons game w...More..

Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as United States raises humanitarian concerns
by | Thursday, December 07, 2017

Saudi-led coalition intensifies Yemen airstrikes as United States raises humanitarian concerns

US-backed Saudi coalition forces renewed their attacks on Sanaa in order to back up Saleh's supporters. A video circulating online on Monday showed Saleh's body with a gaping head wound dumped in a pickup...More..

UCF Hires Josh Heupel as Next Head Coach
by | Wednesday, December 06, 2017

UCF Hires Josh Heupel as Next Head Coach

Heupel isn't the only name at UCF who will be familiar to SEC fans. This will be his first head coaching job. "My job to continue to develop those relationships and continuity". The former Miami coach finishe...More..

Flu vaccine may be only 10 percent effective this year, experts say
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Flu vaccine may be only 10 percent effective this year, experts say

The flu season usually peaks in late January or February, sometimes as late as March, but this year, some predictions warn that cases of flu could soar right around the winter holiday season. Since then, ther...More..

Sensory-friendly Santa Claus experience available for kids with special needs
by | Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Sensory-friendly Santa Claus experience available for kids with special needs

Sensitive Santa is held in partnership with Autism Speaks , which is dedicated to promoting solutions, across the spectrum and throughout the life span, for the needs of individuals with autism and their famil...More..

Relax, 'Mindhunter' Has Been Renewed for a Second Season at Netflix
by | Monday, December 04, 2017

Relax, 'Mindhunter' Has Been Renewed for a Second Season at Netflix

We're promised that the second season will yet again feature Jonathan Groff (Looking), Holt McCallany (Sully), Anna Torv (Fringe), Hannah Gross (Unless) and newcomer Cameron Britton, who portrays serial killer ...More..

Smartphone addiction can mess up your brain chemistry, study suggests
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Smartphone addiction can mess up your brain chemistry, study suggests

Christopher Whitlow, an associate professor of radiology with the Wake Forest Substance Addiction and Abuse Center in Winston-Salem, N.C. Researchers looked at the brains of 19 teenage boys that were addicted...More..

Kohli powers past 5000 runs as India target big score
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Kohli powers past 5000 runs as India target big score

The partnership laid the foundation of a huge total before Vijay departed at the individual score of 155 runs. Kohli managed to remain unbeaten at stumps and Rohit Sharma (6 not out) accompanied him as well wit...More..

Trump Said He's 'Not Surprised' Democratic Leaders Bailed On Meeting
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Trump Said He's 'Not Surprised' Democratic Leaders Bailed On Meeting

But despite the increased capability since North Korea's last launch-when a missile traveled for 50 minutes and approximately 620 miles in September-Wright didn't believe the latest missile could cover the same...More..

Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl
by | Sunday, December 03, 2017

Suspect arrested in connection with missing girl

The authorities said Kimrey faces charges of concealing of death, obstruction of justice , second-degree burglary, felony larceny and possession of stolen property. Among them are the FBI's Child Abduction R...More..

Tim Southee to miss opening West Indies Test
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Tim Southee to miss opening West Indies Test

West Indies struck two vital blows but were still reeling after being bundled out cheaply, as old habits returned to haunt them on the opening day of the first Test against New Zealand here Thursday. "I recal...More..

Delhi govt orders probe into Max Hospital negligence case
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Delhi govt orders probe into Max Hospital negligence case

However, the parents realised that one of the twins, wrongly declared dead, showed movements in the bag just before burial. Max Hospital in north Delhi's Shalimar Bagh , which describes itself as "one of...More..

Selena Gomez stuns at awards gala
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Selena Gomez stuns at awards gala

The 35-year-old singer has been in the headlines this week, following her hilarious appearance on James Corden's Carpool Karaoke and her win at the 2017 Billboard Women in Music Awards on Thursday night. Ke...More..

Jimmy Kimmel Brings Up Roy Moore Being
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Jimmy Kimmel Brings Up Roy Moore Being "Banned from the Mall"

Roy Moore issued the invitation, and now Jimmy Christian Kimmel is accepting it. Kimmel read the Twitter exchange during his opening monologue on Thursday night: "And I responded, and he responded back, and ...More..

Michael Flynn to Plead Guilty Over False Statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation
by | Saturday, December 02, 2017

Michael Flynn to Plead Guilty Over False Statements to Federal Bureau of Investigation

He added that his actions "were wrong, and, through my faith in God, I am working to set things right". Flynn rejected claims that he had committed treason, but said he accepts "full responsibility for his a...More..