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Tropical storm warning expanded to United States northeast Tropical storm warning expanded to United States northeast
- September 25, 2017

At the beginning of September, Tropical Storm Lidia left seven people dead on its stormy passage through the state of Baja California. At one point, Lee was named the 11th storm of the Atlantic hurricane season on Saturday. On Saturday night, the storm was some 210 miles south of Los Cabos, packing maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour and pushing north at three miles an hour. (more...)
Keenum, Vikings Beat Buccaneers Keenum, Vikings Beat Buccaneers
- September 25, 2017

The Tampa defense looked pretty solid in a 29-7 win over the Chicago Bears last week, picking off two passes and holding the Bears to just 20 yards rushing. His weaving run after the catch led to a 59-yard touchdown to put Minnesota up 28-3 early in the third quarter. They converted only one of six third downs. (more...)
Tension rises in Spain's Catalan amid police operations against referendum Tension rises in Spain's Catalan amid police operations against referendum
- September 22, 2017

On Thursday, tens of thousands gathered outside the seat of Catalonia's top court in Barcelona , singing and banging drums, to protest the arrests of senior officials in police raids on regional government offices on Wednesday. And in a separate move Spain's finance minister, Cristóbal Montoro, said the national government was now set to take control of a large part of Catalonia's public finances. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty End Marginally Lower Ahead Of Fed Decision Sensex, Nifty End Marginally Lower Ahead Of Fed Decision
- September 21, 2017

The 30-share index finally settled down 1.86 points, or 0.01 per cent, at 32,400.51. "Markets ended marginally lower on Wednesday as the Nifty continued to consolidate". Foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) remained passive as they sold shares worth a net Rs 1,719.62 crore. Market heavyweight Reliance Industries was in a sweet spot as the scrip hit a record high of Rs 872.10 (intra-day) before closing 0.85 per cent higher at Rs 847.10 after the IUC cut is seen as benefiting the company's ... (more...)
Trump's tweet on London train bombing just speculation: minister Trump's tweet on London train bombing just speculation: minister
- September 20, 2017

Dozens were hurt when an improvised explosive device exploded aboard a crowded London Underground train at Parsons Green station during the morning rush hour Friday. The couple has been honored by Queen Elizabeth II for fostering more than 200 children, including refugees from Middle Eastern conflicts. Police officers secure a road in Sunbury-on-Thames, southwest London , as part of the investigation into Friday's Parsons Green bombing, Saturday Sept, 16, 2017. (more...)
Aung San Suu Kyi: 'Myanmar does not fear scrutiny' Aung San Suu Kyi: 'Myanmar does not fear scrutiny'
- September 20, 2017

There have been widespread calls to revoke Suu Kyi's Nobel Prize amid violence in the Rakhine and her failure to publicly defend the rights of Rohingya . "We feel deeply for the suffering of all the people caught up in the conflict". We want to find out why the exodus is happening. However, Suu Kyi also claimed that Myanmar does not fear global scrutiny. (more...)
'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli locked up for violent Hillary Clinton threat 'Pharma bro' Martin Shkreli locked up for violent Hillary Clinton threat
- September 15, 2017

Martin Shkreli , who was free on $5 million bail while he awaited sentencing, had made two Facebook posts offering cash to anyone who could "grab a hair" from Hillary Clinton during her book tour . "Lol Hillary Clinton's presumptive agents are hard at work". Prosecutors said the posting prompted the Secret Service to use more resources because it ran the risk that many of Shkreli's many social media followers would think he was serious. (more...)
High-speed passenger train derails in Indian capital High-speed passenger train derails in Indian capital
- September 08, 2017

Long distance train services on the Central Railway were severely hit on Thursday evening due to a derailment in the Western Ghats section, officials said. Earlier this morning, Shaktikunj Express train derailed near Obra railway station close to Sonbhadra in Uttar Pradesh. All of them are safe and no one was injured in the accident, said ministry spokesperson Anil Saxena. (more...)
Trump brands North Korea 'rougue nation' following H bomb test Trump brands North Korea 'rougue nation' following H bomb test
- September 03, 2017

USA monitors measured a 6.3-magnitude "explosion" near the North's main testing site at Punggye-ri. It claimed the device could be mounted on its newly developed intercontinental ballistic missiles, which experts have said are capable of reaching the United States mainland. (more...)
Novartis claims first CAR-T approval, setting $475k price tag Novartis claims first CAR-T approval, setting $475k price tag
- September 01, 2017

This is the first gene therapy of its kind to be approved for use in the United States, but the treatment is not without controversy as it has the potential for severe side effects as well as an extraordinarily prohibitive price tag. The hope is that one day doctors might be able to prescribe a cell therapy and use it that same day, instead of waiting weeks to get the therapy back. (more...)
Revolutionary Gene Therapy Treatment For Cancer Gets Approval In The USA Revolutionary Gene Therapy Treatment For Cancer Gets Approval In The USA
- September 01, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the nation's first cancer gene therapy drug, which received its initial funding from Stamford-based Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT). The FDA said it has granted 76 applications for trials involving experimental CAR-T therapies. "Patients who get this therapy basically have no chance to survive", Satwani said. (more...)
4th ODI: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma sparkle in Colombo with brilliant tons 4th ODI: Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma sparkle in Colombo with brilliant tons
- September 01, 2017

It is very worst series of Sri Lanka , the team lost their Test series and they can't be able to defeat India even in a match of the India tour of Sri Lanka 2017 yet. India continued their unbeaten run in Sri Lanka , beating the home side by 168 runs in the fourth ODI at Colombo . Dhananjaya de Silva and Dilshan Munaweera have been added to the squad as covers. (more...)
Second Flower Mound resident diagnosed with West Nile Fever Second Flower Mound resident diagnosed with West Nile Fever
- September 01, 2017

Most people infected don't get sick, and those who do usually experience mild symptoms. The recommendations for reducing the likelihood of contracting a California serogroup virus are much the same as avoiding West Nile virus. Soule noted. Symptoms can include a headache, fatigue, skin rash, swollen lymph glands and eye pain along with fever. Less than one percent of those infected develop severe neurological illness like encephalitis or meningitis. (more...)
AAP Gets Delhi, Parrikar Sweeps The Panji Bypoll AAP Gets Delhi, Parrikar Sweeps The Panji Bypoll
- August 31, 2017

The BJP, which had fielded AAP turncoat Ved Parkash as its candidate, finished a distant second with 35,834 votes, while the Congress's Surender Kumar, a three-time former MLA from Bawana, trailed closely behind with 31,919 votes. The win in Bawana could be a major psychological boost for the AAP leadership as the party had been on a steady downswing ever since its victory in the Delhi assembly polls, in which it had swept 67 out of 70 seats. (more...)
President Trump Pushes Tax Reform In Missouri Speech President Trump Pushes Tax Reform In Missouri Speech
- August 31, 2017

The Trump administration has pushed for months that the plan would aim to bring down taxes for all while closing loopholes, but Trump's speech will have a decidedly populist tone. Tax code overhaul, infrastructure investment and a health care plan are Trump's three major legislative checklist items. "I believe this administration can and must do better in consistently and unequivocally condemning these groups and do everything we can to heal the deep divisions that exist in our communities", ... (more...)
Tamim, Shakib in recovery stand after Cummins' early blows Tamim, Shakib in recovery stand after Cummins' early blows
- August 28, 2017

Both players have regularly appeared in limited overs matches against Australia , and Shakib has played in the Big Bash League, however the passing Australian fan could understandably have been relatively unfamiliar with the pair. Glenn Maxwell's part-time offspin finally earned Australia the breakthrough with Tamim lobbing one to backward point to fall for a 71 which included three sixes off Lyon's bowling. (more...)
US Army Black Hawk Goes Down Near Yemen US Army Black Hawk Goes Down Near Yemen
- August 27, 2017

Officials said they would begin an investigation. Washington Post quoted U.S. Central Command statement. "Training events such as this are routinely held by USA forces within a theater of operations in order to maintain their proficiency within the operating environment", CENTCOM told the AP in a statement. (more...)
The terrorist group Boko Haram blew themselves up in the market The terrorist group Boko Haram blew themselves up in the market
- August 16, 2017

It launched an insurgency in 2009 that has killed about 20,000 people and displaced around 2.6 million others, creating one of the world's biggest humanitarian crises. Most of its residents are Muslims but there is a considerable number of Christians. Their goal was to free members of Boko Haram held in prison. The group has, however, resorted to sporadic shooting attacks and bombings in the northeast of the African country, spreading panic among local residents. (more...)
Feared Dead As Landslide Sweeps Away 2 Buses In Himachal Pradesh Feared Dead As Landslide Sweeps Away 2 Buses In Himachal Pradesh
- August 14, 2017

Around 250 meters of the stretch of the road has been entirely washed away by the landslide. Confirming the development, Himachal Pradesh Transport Minister G S Bali said that around 50 people are feared to have been away in the incident. (more...)
China protests United States 'freedom of navigation' China protests United States 'freedom of navigation'
- August 13, 2017

Construction is shown on Mischief Reef, in the Spratly Islands, on June 19, 2017. China, which claims the South China Sea virtually in entirety, has protested such repeated USA military operations, which President Donald Trump's administration has continued partly to reassure allies locked in territorial rifts with Beijing . (more...)