Health Care

Road accidents biggest killer of teens worldwide

The leading causes of death for young women were respiratory infections like pneumonia due to indoor air pollution, and pregnancy complications such as hemorrha...


Labour Party launches 'radical & responsible' election manifesto

The schools section of the manifesto, launched this morning by Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, does not include an earlier pledge to bring back national pay barg...


Ian Brady, Moors murderer, dies aged 79

So heinous were their crimes, Brady and Hindley , who died in prison in 2002, will go down in criminal history as two of the worst murderers of the 20th cent...


Microsoft Slams NSA Over Ransomware Nightmare

The WannaCry virus has hit more than 150 countries and 200,000 computers, causing an impact on essential services like hospitals, universities, warehouses and b...


Google DeepMind patient app legality questioned

A quarter of acute kidney deaths are preventable if caught early, so DeepMind wanted to use its algorithms to try to spot early signs of the disease. But in Apr...


Dry weather lets Minnesota farmers catch up on planting

The complete weekly crop and weather report is available from the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship or from USDA. For the week ending May 14...


Majority of Republicans Approve of Comey's Firing, According to New Poll

Trump said Saturday that he will nominate a new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief as early as this week, telling reporters that he was considering some "ver...


Tayside GP practices affected by NHS cyber-attack running as normal

The worldwide effort to extort cash from computer users is so unprecedented in its nature - the first widely successful example of ransomware that self-replic...


Eurovision victor arrives home to Portugal

Sobral was a virtual unknown before his triumph in Kiev, but around 2,000 jubilant fans turned up to cheer his arrival at Lisbon airport on Sunday. "That's Cris...


Beaumont Researchers Develop Quicker Zika Virus Test

Most people who get infected don't get sick, but about 20 percent will experience symptoms like headache, fever, muscle and joint aches, nausea and fatigue. "Al...


Friday's massive ransomware cyberattack will probably get worse, experts warn

Dozens of countries were hit with a huge cyberextortion attack Friday that locked up computers and held users' files for ransom at a multitude of hospitals, com...


Substitute press briefer Sarah Huckabee Sanders struggles with impossible job

Almost four months into his tenure, Trump's White House is suffering from a credibility crisis that has only grown worse in light of the bungled Comey firing. "...


Trusts told to remain vigilant with updated cyber-attack guidance

Many hospitals are asking patients to turn up as planned but have reverted to the use of pen and paper. The Japan Computer Emergency Response Team Coordinatio...


UK: 'Worst over' in cyber-attack

The event will run from 12.30-1.30pm tomorrow (Tuesday). In the aftermath of the attack it was revealed a number of trusts still use the outdated Windows XP o...


EU, NATO condemn North Korea missile test as 'threat to peace'

Putin did, however, reaffirm his opposition to Pyongyang's missile program and expansion of the global "nuclear club". Sunday's launch was of a "new ground-to...


Cyber worm attack propels health funding to centre of British election campaign

An equivalent scenario with conventional weapons would be the USA military having some of its Tomahawk missiles stolen. It was unclear why NHS computers were ...


Worldwide cyberattack could spark more trouble Monday

Problems with cyber security in the NHS was highlighted past year by Dame Fiona Caldicott, the national data guardian, who warned issues were given insufficient...


WannaCry could spark lawsuits, but Microsoft not to blame

On Monday, the Japanese electronics maker Hitachi, a prominent Korean theater chain and the Chinese government said their systems had been affected. A worldwi...


Every Government department is vulnerable to hackers, former civil service chief admits

Some students reported seeing demands for ransoms pop up on their laptops as networks at several universities - including Tsinghua and Peking in Beijing - rep...


As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey

Last week, his top military and intelligence officials traveled here for a final effort to stop the administration from arming Syrian Kurdish fighters for an up...


Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith Trolls Ohio Crowd With 'Victors' Song

Watch as Smith epically trolls the Columbus crowd by singing the MI fight song, "The Victors" during Sunday's concert. Smith treated the audience with the fight...


20 states with the most drug abuse and 5 more statistics

Arizona also ranked 3rd for percent of teens who were offered, sold or given an illicit drug on school property. WalletHub said blue states tended to have big...


Europe warns of more attacks, WannaCry spreads to Asia

Bad guys generally target Windows far more than Apple's operating system because there are vastly more computers running Windows around the world. If you have...


Trump's frustrations are boiling over after Comey dismissal

The dinner came in the early days of Trump's administration, as the FBI was investigating Russian meddling in the election and possible ties to Trump's campaign...


Sangamo Biosciences Inc. (SGMO) has a Market value of 589.9 Million

Analysts giving shares a rating of 1 or 2 would be indicating a Buy. (NASDAQ:SGMO) was up 2.44% at $8.40 on Monday, in a 52-week range of $2.65 to $8.54 and wit...


Chargers release statement on Orlando Franklin release, Tre Boston signing

As ESPN's Adam Schefter noted , the Chargers drafted two guards this year - Forrest Lamp and Dan Feeney . By releasing him, the Chargers also made room to...


Cyber chaos may grow at start of workweek

In Indonesia, the ransomware locked patient files on computers in two hospitals in the capital, Jakarta, causing delays. "It's one of those things, in a ideal...


Frozen burritos maker relocates after recall, listeria scare

Foods contaminated with L. monocytogenes can lead to listeriosis, a serious infection that primarily affects older people, those with weakened immune systems ...


Second Ebola case in Congo confirmed

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 ...


Chibok girls released by Boko Haram in swap deal

There was no immediate comment about the exchange from the Nigerian presidency or Boko Haram, the extremists linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS...


Start-up aims to elevate men's fashion with RompHim rompers for men

A group of business students have created the RompHim - touted as the male version of the romper - in the hope that it will spark a "fashion revolution". Twit...


Tillerson: Trump weighs impact of embassy move on Middle East peace

Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Israel in July, Abbas said India should continue to play the important role that it has been playing to bring...


Chance of Showers Increases Tuesday

Today and Tuesday are expected to see highs in the upper 80s. Later in the day Thursday thunderstorms are possible. Tuesday night: Showers and thunders...


Portugal win first ever Eurovision Song Contest

Portugal was celebrating their big win Saturday with President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa saying: "When we are very good, we're the best of the best". In the lat...


Family of fallen officer David Glasser attends Washington events honoring police

Louis County police officer, was shot and killed in October while responding to a disturbance call in Green Park. On a sunny, somber day, the survivors of thr...