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Medical At least one dead after reported explosion at Minnesota school
Author: 0 At least one dead after reported explosion at Minnesota school

First responders are on the scene of an explosion inside a Minneapolis school. The detonation ripped Minnehaha's Upper School in half while children were in the school's upper campus. The explosion happened at the Minnehaha Upper School, a Christian private school just before 11 a.m., the Minneapolis Fire Department reported. It's believed that the gas leak may have been caused by a ruptured gas line.

Medical Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent
Author: 0 Blowing out Birthday candles increases bacteria on cake by 1400 percent

Researchers compared the icing on two cakes - one where candles were blown out, and another where they were not. They then had people blow out the candles on one cake. Dawson said that while our mouths are covered in a microbiome of bacteria, our germs are safe for the most part. "But in one case, it increased the amount of bacteria by more than 120 times", reports the Atlantic .

Medical 5 more companies now allowed to produce medical marijuana in NY
Author: 0 5 more companies now allowed to produce medical marijuana in NY

The new dispensaries are Citiva Medical , Fiorello Pharmaceuticals , New York Canna (doing business as Terradiol New York ), PalliaTech NY and Valley Agriceuticals. Also coming to Suffolk is Westchester County-based Valley Agricueticals , which will grow its wares in Orange County and dispense in Long Island and Brooklyn, as well as Oneida and Dutchess counties, according to the health department.

Author: 0 Rajya Sabha sees adjournments, protests over IT raids in Karnataka

He insisted that the minister was searched and he happened to be at the resort. Patel, who is contesting the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat, said the I-T raids on the Congress minister, at whose guest house the Congress MLAs from Gujarat are staying, shows the utter desperation and frustration of BJP .

Medical Three questions 1MDB has to answer over IPIC payment default
Author: 0 Three questions 1MDB has to answer over IPIC payment default

The agreement was reached after the Malaysian fund defaulted on its bonds in 2016, sparking a dispute with IPIC, which asked a London court to arbitrate a claim totaling some $6.5 billion. Since there are no other actions that are being carried out in the rationalisation plans - pending the arrival of a new buyer of the Bandar Malaysia project - it is clear the money to pay IPIC will have to come from Edra's sale.

Medical Do these ME biomarkers prove the condition is real?
Author: 0 Do these ME biomarkers prove the condition is real?

Chronic fatigue syndrome is estimated to affect around 200,000 people in the United Kingdom, and typically persists for decades. But the disease has been so confusing and mysterious for decades, we still can't even diagnose it properly, let alone find a reliable treatment or cure .

Medical Govt Orders to Hike LPG Price by Rs 4 Every Month
Author: 0 Govt Orders to Hike LPG Price by Rs 4 Every Month

According to earlier orders, every household was allowed 12 cylinders of 14.2-kg each at a subsidised rate. The central government's call to eliminate subsidy on liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) signals a new era of nearly full pass-through of volatile global oil prices to consumers, with little impact on the government balance sheet.

Medical Why Have Western Sperm Counts Dropped 60 Percent in 40 Years?
Author: 0 Why Have Western Sperm Counts Dropped 60 Percent in 40 Years?

The analysis did not explore reasons for the decline, but researchers said falling sperm counts have previously been linked to various factors such as exposure to certain chemicals and pesticides, smoking, stress, obesity , a poor diet and other lifestyle factors.

Medical Doctor takes break from having own baby to help other expectant mother
Author: 0 Doctor takes break from having own baby to help other expectant mother

Hess was being induced at Frankfort Regional Medical Center when she overheard Halliday Johnson preparing to deliver, according to a Facebook post by Dr. Doctor Hess tells us, "Leah was a patient of mine and I had seen her a few times throughout the pregnancy and so, when I came down the hall way to her room, I made sure I put another gown to cover my backside, it looked pretty normal I don't think you could tell except for the back that I was wearing a hospital gown".

Medical Britain's Health Service plans to recruit 21000 mental health workers
Author: 0 Britain's Health Service plans to recruit 21000 mental health workers

The Scottish Conservative's Miles Briggs said hospitals were being hit by the SNP government's "horrendous lack of forward planning". Campaigners have long argue mental health in the United Kingdom is woefully underfunded - and warn psychological conditions are not treated as seriously as physical health problems.

Medical Florida confirms first sexually transmitted Zika case in 2017
Author: 0 Florida confirms first sexually transmitted Zika case in 2017

If you or your partner has traveled to an area affected by the Zika virus, make sure to get tested. Note, these categories are not mutually exclusive and can not be added together. In 2016, hundreds of cases of Zika were reported in the U.S. causing a stir for doctors and pregnant women. The agency also encourages residents to dump out any standing water around their home where mosquitos that carry the Zika virus like to breed.

Medical Chandigarh Boy of Class XII Secured Google Job as a Graphic Designer
Author: 0 Chandigarh Boy of Class XII Secured Google Job as a Graphic Designer

Upon completion of his training, the teenager will receive a monthly salary of INR1.2 million (approximately Rs1.97 million), which will translate into INR14.4 million (Rs23 million). 7000 reward for his outstanding performance in graphic designing. Hard work pays off he adds. He received the appointment letter in June from them. Harshit applied for position for the graphic designer, along with which he submitted few of his work, which also included a poster that he designed.

Medical Trump on North Korea: 'We handle everything'
Author: 0 Trump on North Korea: 'We handle everything'

United States ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said on Sunday the U.S. is "done talking about North Korea " and China must decide if it is willing to back imposing stronger UN sanctions on Pyongyang. Russian Federation said on Monday that the USA and other countries were trying to shift responsibility for the situation to Russian Federation and China, "almost blaming Moscow and Beijing for indulging the missile and nuclear ambitions of the DPRK ( North Korea )".

Medical Lt. Allan shot 14 times, even as he 'tried to crawl away'
Author: 0 Lt. Allan shot 14 times, even as he 'tried to crawl away'

Bowman said he heard 10 or 12 gunshots followed by a lull, then two or three additional shots . It is not yet clear if Brown was the man who was shot by Bowman or it was the other passenger. Days after her husband was killed while responding to a traffic accident, Southport Police Lt. Aaron Allan's wife, Stacy Allan, released a statement to the public.

Medical RBA holds rates, warns on strong Aussie dollar
Author: 0 RBA holds rates, warns on strong Aussie dollar

The Australian dollar fell following the decision to keep rates on hold, but recovered some ground through the morning. RBA's increased concern about the Aussie "neutralizes the more upbeat labor market commentary and will probably be interpreted as a shift in a dovish direction", said Michael Blythe, chief economist at Commonwealth Bank of Australia .

Medical Why Blake Lively doesn't want you to call her flawless
Author: 0 Why Blake Lively doesn't want you to call her flawless

She also addressed rumors that her love life is flawless. Co-parenting two gorgeous girls, Ines, 10 months, and two-year-old James with stunning actressBlake Lively, Ryan's sense of humour shines on social media. "And I treat him like my girlfriend". "She added: "'I'm like, 'Hey, this happened. "The only thing I can do is protect what she already feels". What do I do?' And he does the same for me.

Medical Charlie Gard will be buried with his toy monkeys
Author: 0 Charlie Gard will be buried with his toy monkeys

Speaking about Charlie's funeral, family spokeswoman Alison Smith-Squire told the Sun: "They haven't finalised any plans yet but they have decided Charlie will be buried with his beloved toy monkeys". U.S. Vice President Mike Pence also took to Twitter to say that he is saddened to hear of the passing of Charlie . Chharlie's parents had wanted to take him back to their home in London for his final days but experts would not let him leave intensive care.

Medical Only 1% of United Kingdom mothers breastfeed exclusively for six months
Author: 0 Only 1% of United Kingdom mothers breastfeed exclusively for six months

The RCPCH is calling for a long-term plan to change the culture of breastfeeding, involving educating children at school, families and the wider public. The report also spells out the human and economic cost to countries that fail to support breastfeeding. It is especially critical during the first six months of life, helping prevent diarrhoea and pneumonia, two major causes of death in infants.

Medical Iowa confirms first 2017 case of West Nile in the state
Author: 0 Iowa confirms first 2017 case of West Nile in the state

In humans, West Nile virus can cause fever and encephalitis, an infection that can cause inflammation of the brain and death, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Empty water from buckets, cans, pool covers and pet water dishes. Wear long-sleeved shirts, pants, shoes and socks whenever possible outdoors. They include fever, headache, nausea, vomiting, a rash, muscle weakness or swollen lymph nodes.

Medical AK Steel Holding Corporation
Author: 0 AK Steel Holding Corporation

The rating was downgraded by Stifel Nicolaus to "Hold" on Monday, July 18. The company holds 190.29 million outstanding shares and 173.24 million shares are floating in market. The disclosure for this purchase can be found here. ATR value of company was 1.18 and Relative Strength Index (RSI) was 49.23. Over the last ninety days, insiders have acquired 14,000 shares of company stock valued at $278,415.

Medical Roseville Gas Prices Reverse Course and Move Higher
Author: 0 Roseville Gas Prices Reverse Course and Move Higher

Some metro areas in the state saw 12-cent increases while the average in Pensacola remained unchanged at $2.23. The price at the pump on Sunday was 16 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago, according to the tech company. The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.31, AAA reported. So far this year, gas prices have averaged $2.32 nationwide. Watch for some volatility in oil and gasoline prices in the weeks ahead.

Medical Could Jeff Sessions be moved to the Department of Homeland Security?
Author: 0 Could Jeff Sessions be moved to the Department of Homeland Security?

We couldn't be more proud of the job Sessions is doing as attorney general. The danger posed by MS-13 may be one of the few issues where Sessions and President Donald Trump are presently in sync: As Sessions meets with his counterparts overseas, Trump spent part of Friday talking about the gang in Long Island , where it has been implicated in grisly murders.

Medical USA seeks to lower nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels
Author: 0 USA seeks to lower nicotine in cigarettes to non-addictive levels

Regulations would prohibit sale to under-18-year-olds, allow retailers to display e-cigarettes and e-liquid at point of sale, ban vaping in workplaces and other areas where smoking is not allowed, and set requirements for product safety. E-cigarettes, which come in various flavors, may or may not contain nicotine , is an immediate substitute for cigarettes. The shares recovered somewhat to close 7% weaker, in a sell-off that also lashed cigarette giants Philip Morris and Altria.

Medical Sanchez not for sale, insists Arsenal's Wenger
Author: 0 Sanchez not for sale, insists Arsenal's Wenger

For its part, ESPN FC writes , "PA Sport reports that Sanchez is suffering from flu and that Arsenal are not sure as of yet if the illness will impact on his return to the club following the summer break". Then I can tell you that. But, as many predicted, right now, with the season approaching, Arsenal seem more preoccupied with outgoings rather than incomings.

Medical India seizes massive 1.5-tonne drug haul, worth $550m
Author: 0 India seizes massive 1.5-tonne drug haul, worth $550m

The vessel was carrying 3,300 pounds (1,500 kg) of the white powder worth nearly $550 million (470 million euros) when it was seized and taken to the port of Porbandar, officials announced Sunday. The ship, believed to be registered in Panama, was seized on Saturday. The crew has been detained for questioning. Sources said, three days back, the coast guard received information from intelligence sources that a big consignment of narcotic drugs was likely to enter Mumbai via Gujarat.

Medical Royals acquire Melky Cabrera in trade with White Sox
Author: 0 Royals acquire Melky Cabrera in trade with White Sox

Cabrera is set to be a free agent this November. Cabrera played for the Royals in 2011 before being traded to the San Francisco Giants for pitcher Jonathan Sanchez before the 2012 season. The Kansas City Royals entered Sunday up 2 1/2 games on the Tampa Bay Rays in the hunt for the second wild-card spot in the American League. This season, Puckett went 9-7 with a 3.90 ERA for the Wilmington Blue Rocks of Single-A Advanced.

Medical Came to Bengaluru to save democracy and ourselves: Gujarat Congress MLAs
Author: 0 Came to Bengaluru to save democracy and ourselves: Gujarat Congress MLAs

He also alleged that rulling BJP is threating Congress MLAs. Escalating its fight with the BJP, the Congress not only charged the ruling party of using money and muscle power but also charged Gujarat bureaucracy of siding with the ruling party and called for setting up of high-powered committee of independent persons / officers to probe into charges of " blatant misuse of government machinery to engineer defection of MLAs".

Medical Let's talk: What do we do about North Korea?
Author: 0 Let's talk: What do we do about North Korea?

Based on the test done earlier, experts had suggested that Pyongyang could easily hit Alaska. US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in a statement that China and Russian Federation "bear unique responsibility" for the growing threat posed by North Korea .

Medical Doctor in labor delivers patient's baby
Author: 0 Doctor in labor delivers patient's baby

But Hess said there was not any time to waste so she delivered that patient's baby. 'I put on some boots over my flip flops and found another gown to cover myself up and did put my stuff to deliver on and delivered a baby , ' Hess told WLEX-18.

Medical BJP chief Amit Shah seeking defections for a Congress-less Gujarat
Author: 0 BJP chief Amit Shah seeking defections for a Congress-less Gujarat

Congress top brass Ahmad Patel, Ashok Gehlot and Randeep Singh Surjewala held a key meeting with Gujarat Congress MLAs amidst the resignations of six MLAs since yesterday. Reacting to the allegations of misuse of money and power leveled by Congress leaders, he said that Congress MLAs have resigned on their own as they were not happy with party's internal affairs.

Medical U.S. healthcare repeal law struck down at the eleventh hour
Author: 0 U.S. healthcare repeal law struck down at the eleventh hour

Soaring prices and fewer choices may greet customers when they return to the Affordable Care Act's insurance marketplaces this fall because insurers still don't know whether they will receive critical payments from the federal government. Repealing the individual mandate while still requiring insurers to cover pre-existing conditions creates an unbalanced risk pool that would result in higher premiums and deductibles, as well as most payers pulling out of markets, according to several analyses.

Medical Charlie Gard: The public battle and 'raw' personal grief
Author: 0 Charlie Gard: The public battle and 'raw' personal grief

Pope Francis also expressed sympathy with the family, and asked that the parents be allowed to exhaust all possibilities to treat their child, saying he hoped the parents would be permitted to " accompany and treat their child until the end ".

Medical OH requires state inspections of carnival rides -- many states don't
Author: 0 OH requires state inspections of carnival rides -- many states don't

Albert Kroon, KMG's project leader said, "We are now gathering information on the accident and investigating the cause and circumstances of the accident". "I just feel so bad for the families", Sallee said. After those problems were resolved, McKernan said the Fire Ball ran with no issues for the duration of the Stampede.