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Medical Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender to Nigerian Troops
Author: 0 Boko Haram Terrorists Surrender to Nigerian Troops

They detonated the IEDs strapped to their bodies, killing themselves and two other male victims. One terrorist was killed during the encounter while other members of the group fl ed following a superior fi re power from the troops, according to army spokesperson, Brig.

Medical United States veteran receives world's first penis and scrotum transplant
Author: 0 United States veteran receives world's first penis and scrotum transplant

Surgeons at John Hopkins described lost penises as "an unspoken injury of war", suffered in silence by patients who face stigma as well as a loss of sexual intimacy and urinary function. Surgeons at Baltimore's John Hopkins University have rebuilt the veteran's entire pelvic region from the parts of a deceased donor. A penis, scrotum, and part of an abdominal wall were taken from a deceased donor and transplanted onto the patient.

Medical Dispose of unwanted prescriptions at Saturday drop-off
Author: 0 Dispose of unwanted prescriptions at Saturday drop-off

The event is free and anonymous, no questions asked. You can safely dispose of your old or expired prescription drugs. Anyone who is unable to participate on National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day can anonymously surrender their prescription drugs at any MSP post, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.to 4 p.m., excluding holidays.

Medical Lois Riess now faces extradition to Minnesota, Florida
Author: 0 Lois Riess now faces extradition to Minnesota, Florida

Cameron County prosecutor Edward Sandoval says Riess will attend an extradition hearing Monday to send her to Florida. She fled southwest Florida in Hutchinson's vehicle and made her way along the Gulf Coast before being apprehended in Texas, just a short drive from the U.S.

Medical Smallville actress charged with aiding sex trafficking operation
Author: 0 Smallville actress charged with aiding sex trafficking operation

Mr. Raniere created a secret society within Nxivm called "DOS", which derived from a Latin phrase that loosely translated to "Lord/Master of the Obedient Female Companions", or "The Vow", officials said in the statement. For now, Mack has been denied bail as the first petition wasn't sufficient. Women were told the organization would help then get rid of their weaknesses, and Raniere's position was not revealed to new recruits.

Medical Marquez on provisional pole in Texas for sixth year running
Author: 0 Marquez on provisional pole in Texas for sixth year running

Maverick Vinales, who started on pole for Yamaha , finished second and 3.560 seconds behind his compatriot while Italian Andrea Iannone was third in his first podium with Suzuki. The former champion was also passed by Tito Rabat and Aleix Espargaro, and ended his day in 11th, while Rabat went on to steal eighth from Miller. Maverick Vinales is not too far behind with 41 points, while last race victor Cal Crutchlow is fourth at 38 point - he made no improvements today and finished outside of ...

Medical Gandhis have neglected Rae Bareli: Amit Shah
Author: 0 Gandhis have neglected Rae Bareli: Amit Shah

It's the level at which Congress operates". "I want to tell Rahul " Baba ", your leaders, P Chidrambaram, Sushil Shinde etc talked about saffron terrorism ". ".Yogi government has established rule of law", he said. The BJP president also underlined the schemes and policies of the government led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Centre for the welfare of farmers.

Medical Don't eat any romaine lettuce, CDC warns, as E. coli outbreak grows
Author: 0 Don't eat any romaine lettuce, CDC warns, as E. coli outbreak grows

Officials said that unless you can confirm the lettuce did not come from the Yuma region, don't buy it or eat it at home and in restaurants. "HUDS purchases all its produce through Costa Fruit & Produce in Chelsea, MA", she added. The CDC advises that consumers who have symptoms of STEC infection should contact their health care provider to report their symptoms and receive care.

Medical Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins Game Preview 4/21/18
Author: 0 Toronto Maple Leafs at Boston Bruins Game Preview 4/21/18

In his absence, Riley Nash slotted in between Marchand and Pastrnak to center the top line. Overall, the Leafs looked a lot less inspired in Game 4 and was a far cry from what we saw in Game 3 . With the scored tied at 1-1 near the end of the second period, the Bruins got their break and capitalized. Another 2-on-1 factored into the 3-1 advantage when Jake DeBrusk finished off David Krejci's feed for the insurance goal at 4:17 of the third.

Medical Rare Mutation of Bajau People Allows Them to Stay Underwater Longer
Author: 0 Rare Mutation of Bajau People Allows Them to Stay Underwater Longer

A larger spleen means more oxygen supply in the blood, enabling Bajau people to hold their breath for longer periods of time under water. In addition to genetically inherited adaptations, regular training could help prevent that effect. "That is really remarkable, even compared to other professional or traditional divers", Ilardo said. Sea otters "are also spending about 60 percent of their time in the water".

Medical Bon-Ton Going Out of Business Sales Begin Friday, April 20
Author: 0 Bon-Ton Going Out of Business Sales Begin Friday, April 20

The Carson's store at Honey Creek Mall is closing, as part of the bankrupty filing of its parent company. The company said its e-commerce and mobile platforms are open and serving customers. "I think people are nervous", said Purush Papatla, marketing professor and interim Associate Dean of Academic Affairs at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Medical Fugitive Minnesota Woman Wanted for Double Murder, Captured in Texas
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He called police, but Riess had already left by the time authorities arrived. She aimed to steal the "victim's driver license, credit cards and 2005 white Acura", the agency said. In one of five surveillance videos released by the Lee County Sheriff's Office, Riess is seen calmly walking away from Marina Village in Fort Myers, where authorities believe she killed 59-year-old Pamela Hutchinson after befriending her in a restaurant.

Medical CDC tells consumers to throw out romaine lettuce amid outbreak
Author: 0 CDC tells consumers to throw out romaine lettuce amid outbreak

A newly reported outbreak of E. coli OH157:H7 in the Anvil Mountain Correctional Center in Nome, Alaska, prompted the CDC to broaden its recommendations to consumers. No common grower, supplier, distributor or brand from the Yuma area has been identified. Or, they can cause the person to develop hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS), a form of kidney failure that can be fatal.

Author: 0 Judge Loya case: Rahul behind petitions, says BJP

Attacking the BJP for accusing Rahul as being the "invisible hand" behind the petitions seeking the probe, party spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala termed the allegations as a malicious attempt which showed the ruling party's jitteriness.

Medical Island-wide blackout hits Puerto Rico; officials probe cause
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More than 1.4 million Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority's (PREPA) customers lost electrical power and by 8 p.m. Wednesday only 334,000 had regained power. A general view shows a street after a major power line failure in southern Puerto Rico cut electricity to nearly all customers, in San Juan, Puerto Rico on April 18.

Medical Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is reportedly fighting cancer
Author: 0 Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is reportedly fighting cancer

However, he cautions that Abby Lee is "not out of the woods yet" and that she will likely need another spinal surgery. She is reportedly in great pain and will be undergoing more spinal surgery according to the report . Her blood pressure was starting to bottom out. While recovering in the ICU since the surgery, Abby Lee has begun to feel more sensation. Not long after her release from prison , the " Dance Moms " diva was sent via ambulance to a local LA hospital where she ...

Medical India, Sweden Sign Joint Innovation Plan, Agree on Task Force For Cybersecurity
Author: 0 India, Sweden Sign Joint Innovation Plan, Agree on Task Force For Cybersecurity

The Bofors scandal, which hung like an albatross around the neck of successive governments in New Delhi since 1987, had soured the relationship between India and Sweden. The joint statement said they will enhance Indo-Swedish dialogue on defence cooperation. Following the summit, Modi and Lofven participated in a round table with Swedish CEOs during which the CEOs were exhorted to invest in India and participate in the country's flagship initiatives, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson ...

Medical 'Big bitcoin heist' suspect escapes prison and flees Iceland 'on PM's plane'
Author: 0 'Big bitcoin heist' suspect escapes prison and flees Iceland 'on PM's plane'

Reykjavik police meanwhile were releasing an worldwide arrest warrant for Stefansson, who had fled his low-security prison through a window and boarded the flight. If used for its original goal, to create new bitcoins, the thieves could turn a massive profit in an untraceable currency. Stefansson was being held in a low-security Sogni prison in the rural south of the island nation.

Medical CDC warns of serious E. coli outbreak in lettuce
Author: 0 CDC warns of serious E. coli outbreak in lettuce

We use gloves constantly, we wash our hands before the meal and after the meal, and we use sanitation as much as you can'. Rapid City Area Schools say their supplier got romaine lettuce from the affected region, but there's no indication that any of that lettuce was tainted.

Medical Batshuayi confirms season-ending injury
Author: 0 Batshuayi confirms season-ending injury

However, this injury setback, which saw him leave the pitch on a stretcher, could have snuffed out his chances of playing for the Belgian Red Devils at the World Cup, which kicks off in less than two months time. Wishing my teammates the best for the final days. The 24-year-old scored nine goals in 14 games, including seven in the Bundesliga, after arriving at Dortmund as a replacement for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

Medical James Marion Sims statue removed from Central Park
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For now the city wants to keep the statue, but it's unclear when it will be moved to Brooklyn. NY is keeping in place statues of Christopher Columbus and former USA president Theodore Roosevelt, as well as a plaque dedicated to Philippe Petain - a World War I hero who later collaborated with the Nazis - albeit with additional signs to provide context.

Medical Barbara Bush, whose health is failing, is 'in great spirits,' granddaughter says
Author: 0 Barbara Bush, whose health is failing, is 'in great spirits,' granddaughter says

A source close to the Bush family tells ABC News she is suffering from heart and respiratory failure. Hager, an anchor on NBC's "Today" show, said on the program Monday morning that Bush is resting comfortably with family. Bush married George H.W. Bush on January 6, 1945. When George and Barbara Bush met while she was still in high school, she never expected to become the matriarch of a growing political dynasty.

Medical Million Eggs Recalled Over Salmonella Fears
Author: 0 Million Eggs Recalled Over Salmonella Fears

Check your eggs! There's a massive recall of 200 million eggs over fears of salmonella . The affected farm has paused its egg distribution and the company has voluntarily recalled more than 206 million eggs . Symptoms include fever, nausea, diarrhea and abdominal pain. But some people can become so dehydrated that they need to be hospitalized, the CDC says.

Medical KKR vs DD, Match 13, IPL 2018
Author: 0 KKR vs DD, Match 13, IPL 2018

After a dominant performance with the bat, which took them to an imposing score of 200 from their 20 overs, KKR made short work of their opposition. Rana and Russell stitched together a 61-run partnership in just 22 balls for the fifth wicket.

Medical Huseboe tosses one-hitter, Ripon baseball defeats Berlin 10-0
Author: 0 Huseboe tosses one-hitter, Ripon baseball defeats Berlin 10-0

Closser scored on an error before Ally Hall singled, Hawhee reached when she was hit by a pitch and Landes doubled for the second time in the inning to drive home two runs. Mady Stariha picked up her second win of the week, allowing four hits with nine strikeouts and one walk. Manchester returns to action on Thursday when they host Peebles.

Medical Gas smell led crews to vehicle in river, bodies
Author: 0 Gas smell led crews to vehicle in river, bodies

The family were on a road trip to OR and were returning to their home in California , when they went missing. The crash site is about 200 miles (322 kilometers) northwest of San Jose. It says the vehicle was encased in sediment but that divers were able to feel a person inside the auto. The searches last weekend involved 70 people, including 21 in the water using Jet Skis and kayaks.

Medical Promising Hope For Lung Cancer Patients
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Two promising new studies suggest that combining immune therapy drugs with chemotherapy may improve survival. However, the SU2C-CRI Dream Team researchers hypothesized that leaving the tumor in place during initial treatment with immunotherapy would turn it into an "auto-vaccine" resulting in the activation of tumor-specific T cells that would then circulate through the body and find distant sites of micrometastases, thereby preventing relapse post-surgery which can happen to at least ...

Medical Myanmar takes back one Rohingya family despite UN concerns
Author: 0 Myanmar takes back one Rohingya family despite UN concerns

The card has been widely rejected by Rohingya community leaders, who say they treat life-long residents like new immigrants. Bangladesh and the United Nations refugee agency on Sunday disputed Myanmar's claim it had repatriated five members of a Rohingya family, saying neither the government of Bangladesh nor the aid agency had any involvement in any such repatriation.

Medical Mary River Turtle: Rare 'Butt-Breathing' Reptile Joins Endangered Species List
Author: 0 Mary River Turtle: Rare 'Butt-Breathing' Reptile Joins Endangered Species List

To let it go extinct would be a huge mistake and failure of the humankind. But the Mary River Turtle might just be the strangest of them all. Driving the turtle's endangered status are environmental and human factors, the ZSL found, with the Mary River turtle taking up to 25 years to breed, an exceptionally long time for a species to maintain a healthy population .

Medical Argentinian Theater Has the Ultimate Avengers: Infinity War Display
Author: 0 Argentinian Theater Has the Ultimate Avengers: Infinity War Display

As such, we're receiving endless new promos and trailers that are giving us more insight into just how the movie will unfold. Rana Daggubati recently posed with the powerful Infinity Gauntlet of Thanos for his fans in Hyderabad! "I've grown up reading Marvel Comics, and Marvel movies with their intricately woven storylines have been some of my favourite movies to watch".

Medical Diego Costa injured in Atletico Madrid's Europa League clash at Sporting
Author: 0 Diego Costa injured in Atletico Madrid's Europa League clash at Sporting

With Arsenal themselves likely to miss out on the top four, winning the competition is their best chance of playing Champions League football next season. Lazio capitulated, conceding three times in five second-half minutes to lose 4-1 and 6-5 on aggregate as Salzburg became the first Austrian side to reach a European semi-final since 1996.

Medical Alcohol guidelines in many countries may not be safe
Author: 0 Alcohol guidelines in many countries may not be safe

Blazer of Duke University told The Lancet , which published the study Thursday. The findings are broadly in line with United Kingdom alcohol guidelines, which since 2016 have recommended drinking no more than 14 units of alcohol per week for both men and women.

Medical Troubled San Ysidro School District hires new superintendent
Author: 0 Troubled San Ysidro School District hires new superintendent

Preparing the 2018-19 operating budget was challenging, school district officials said. Previously, the main option being considered for reconfiguration after school closures was kindergarten to second grade at the elementary school, third to sixth grade at what is now the middle school and grades seven to 12 at the high school.

Author: 0 SRH Defeat MI by One Wicket in Nail-Biting IPL 2018 Contest

That performance was heavily influenced by the advice of KXIP's director of cricket, Virender Sehwag, as they didn't believe in scoring through singles. Rashid, the Afghan legspinner who has become one of the hottest properties in T20 cricket and lifted the stature of Afghanistan cricket in the process, will play for Sussex for the first half of the tournament.

Medical Romaine Lettuce To Blame For New Jersey E. Coli Outbreak
Author: 0 Romaine Lettuce To Blame For New Jersey E. Coli Outbreak

Pennsylvania and CT reported two cases and the other states have all reported one, CNN said. The New Jersey Department of Health said there are seven cases of E. Six people have been hospitalized, one person suffered a type of kidney failure and that 65 percent of those ill are women. FDA and CDC urge consumers who think they might have symptoms of an E.

Medical 'Night owls' risk earlier deaths and should sleep in, study finds
Author: 0 'Night owls' risk earlier deaths and should sleep in, study finds

People in the late-night group were more likely to suffer from psychological disorders, diabetes, and stomach and breathing troubles, and slept fewer hours per night. Studies indicate that switches to and from daylight savings time can raise the immediate risk of death over the following days, and others show the health risks of shift work.