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Author: 0 Saudi crown prince, Egypt's Sissi agree to boost ties at Cairo meeting

In February, 14 global and Egyptian rights groups published a joint statement, accusing Sisi of having "trampled all over even the minimum requirements for free and fair elections". The two officials discussed bilateral ties and ways to develop them in various fields. Mr Hariri posted a selfie with Prince Mohammed and the kingdom's ambassador to the United States after their meeting in Riyadh late on Friday at the end of a three-day visit.

Medical Diabetes 'is FIVE different diseases' not two, doctors discover
Author: 0 Diabetes 'is FIVE different diseases' not two, doctors discover

Specialists said the study was a messenger without bounds of diabetes mind yet changes to treatment would not be quick. The disease is now classified by doctors in two forms, either type one or type two. Cluster 4: Mild obesity-related diabetes. They noted this method of clustering diabetes type could be easily applied to patients in clinic and trials alike.

Medical Tiger Woods to play Valspar, Arnold Palmer in back-to-back weeks
Author: 0 Tiger Woods to play Valspar, Arnold Palmer in back-to-back weeks

However as Woods has not qualified for this current week's WGC - Mexico Championship or the March 15th WGC - Dell Technology Match-Play Championship in Austin, Texas it has limited where he can play hence entering the Valspar. It also assures him of at least four competitive rounds and as many as eight before he plays the Masters next month for the first time since 2015. "It's probably a tie between his club head speed and his ability to get the ball up and down again that surprise me ...

Medical Trump incorrectly refers to Jeff Sessions as Mr. Magoo
Author: 0 Trump incorrectly refers to Jeff Sessions as Mr. Magoo

Mueller's team, which is investigating alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election, has questioned witnesses about Trump's private comments in late July and early August, around the time he issued a series of tweets belittling Sessions , according to the Post .

Medical Boko Haram Kills 4 UN Aid Workers, Abduct One In Borno
Author: 0 Boko Haram Kills 4 UN Aid Workers, Abduct One In Borno

Three aid workers were confirmed killed in a Boko Haram attack in northeast Nigeria , the United Nations said on Friday, in the latest violence to underscore the jihadists' enduring threat. Boko Haram has regularly attacked such camps with gunmen and suicide bombers. The attackers were not immediately identified. "We extend our deepest condolences to the families of the victims, and to every family whose loved ones have been affected by this and other terrorist acts".

Medical Kenyan Doctor Operates On Wrong Patient — Brain Surgery Mixup
Author: 0 Kenyan Doctor Operates On Wrong Patient — Brain Surgery Mixup

The Daily Nation , which investigated the scandal since Wednesday, will not publish details of the patients out of respect for their privacy and because it was not clear on Thursday if their families had been informed of the operation. "Besides, the file details and patient label tallied". However, during admission, the one with the swelling was given the name and ID number of the one who had a blood clot in the brain.

Medical CBI seeks 14 day custody of Karti Chidambaram
Author: 0 CBI seeks 14 day custody of Karti Chidambaram

When asked by the court about one-day custody, Mr Mehta submitted that the whole objective of yesterday's custody was defeated after Karti's medical examination, when Doctor shifted to him in the Cardiac Care Unit. Chidambaram was brought before the special CBI Judge at around 2 pm. "Non-cooperation does not mean that he replies to the agency in the way they want him to".

Medical Gun wasn't part of St. James High School threat, police say
Author: 0 Gun wasn't part of St. James High School threat, police say

An investigation is underway with added police presence at the school. Police are working with the Wagoner County DA to put together an assembly that will help educate students on the seriousness of these kinds of threats. The student is now not in school and faces disciplinary action consistent with Board of Education policy. Individually, we count on our students not to bring contraband to school, and we seek parents to hold conversations with their students to ensure they do not bring ...

Medical Missing CDC Employee Timothy Cunningham Reportedly Made Strange Comment Before Disappearance
Author: 0 Missing CDC Employee Timothy Cunningham Reportedly Made Strange Comment Before Disappearance

O'Connor said that the case was extremely unusual because they've been able to locate all of Cunningham's belongings, including his wallet, cell phone, vehicle keys and other important cards and documents. Cunningham graduated from Morehouse College and earned advanced degrees from Harvard. In addition, Internet rumors about Cunningham being a whistle-blower who had cautioned the public about the flu shot being responsible for this year's deadly flu season have been touted as a possible ...

Medical Over 40 Should Face Trial for South Sudan Atrocities, UN Team Says
Author: 0 Over 40 Should Face Trial for South Sudan Atrocities, UN Team Says

Retired army colonel William John Endley was a former adviser to ex-vice-president Riek Machar, whose rebel forces have been fighting against the government of President Salva Kiir since 2013. It said that examining only part of this evidence had helped it identify 38 high-ranking military officers and three state governors responsible for serious rights violations and global crimes.

Medical NRA CEO Gives First Speech Since Florida School Shooting
Author: 0 NRA CEO Gives First Speech Since Florida School Shooting

He says the district needs the guardian program to keep students safe because Cooke County is so large (it's nearly 900 square miles and runs from just north of Dallas to the Oklahoma state line) it could take sheriff's deputies several minutes to respond to something like a shooting at the school.

Medical Update on the recovery of the adult Turpin children
Author: 0 Update on the recovery of the adult Turpin children

Last month, David Allen Turpin, 56, and Louise Ann Turpin , 49, were charged with 12 counts each of torture and false imprisonment, as well as six counts of child abuse and seven counts of cruelty to a dependent adult. "That in itself is a new experience for them, understanding that they do have rights and they do have a voice", attorney Jack Osborn told CBS News' Mireya Villarreal.

Medical Six Nations: Russell eyes title after inspiring Scotland
Author: 0 Six Nations: Russell eyes title after inspiring Scotland

It was a first win over England in 10 years, and there was a revelry and electricity inside Murrayfield not witnessed or felt in years. Scotland run out 25-13 winners after three tries in a blistering first half saw them lead 22-6 at the break.

Medical Dropbox files for IPO as market competition increases
Author: 0 Dropbox files for IPO as market competition increases

Dropbox became cash-flow positive in 2016, but recorded a loss of $111 million that year after pouring money back into its product development efforts. The offering could come as early as March 19. In the company's registration for the IPO, it said it granted about $190 million in stock awards to three top executives previous year.

Medical Kylie Jenner ruins Snapchat with just one tweet
Author: 0 Kylie Jenner ruins Snapchat with just one tweet

To make up for her lost love for the app, Kylie Jenner later tweeted, "Still love you tho snap ". A petition from more than 1.2 million users begged the company to reconsider its redesign, eventually forcing a somewhat dismissive response from Snap Inc itself.

Medical MS has its 2nd pediatric flu death of season
Author: 0 MS has its 2nd pediatric flu death of season

According to the latest CDC data , the percentage of outpatient visits attributed to influenza-like illness (ILI) - a key surveillance marker - dropped from 7.5% to 6.4% in the week ending February 17. There have been 18 deaths since then, including the latest. The CDC confirmed 13 new pediatric deaths, bringing the season's total to 97. In 2016, the U.S.

Medical Vape Pens Release Lead & Toxic Metals According To New Study
Author: 0 Vape Pens Release Lead & Toxic Metals According To New Study

They are a relatively new phenomenon and scientists are still learning about their long-term health effects. Although the study was small, the authors say its findings are important and warrant evaluation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) due to the potential health consequences of exposure to these metals.

Medical The Government Confirms Support for Opt-Out Organ Donation Bill
Author: 0 The Government Confirms Support for Opt-Out Organ Donation Bill

Mr Robinson said a cautious assessment by the NHS suggested that the opt-out system, backed up with the right resources, could save up to 500 lives every year. Labour and Conservative MPs put aside party differences to sort out the Bill. "Who are we in this House to say that if we can prolong life and improve the quality of life of people that suffer from rare diseases, for example, such as John, then I think we should do so", she added.

Medical No, Drinking Won't Make You Live Forever
Author: 0 No, Drinking Won't Make You Live Forever

But you shouldn't give up your workouts just yet. Those who exercised daily for 15 to 45 minutes also reduced their risk, but by 11 percent. Instead, "super agers" - people who live beyond 90 - seem to enjoy booze daily, put on (a bit) of weight, and swill down coffee daily too.

Medical Dementia link to brain damage due to excess alcohol
Author: 0 Dementia link to brain damage due to excess alcohol

He said that this area needs more research but suggested that the link between heavy alcohol use and dementia is "likely a result of alcohol leading to permanent structural and functional brain damage ". Rehm noted alcohol use disorders shorten life expectancy by more than 20 years, and the authors wrote in the study that "alcohol use disorders should be recognized as a major risk factor for all types of dementia".

Medical Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak
Author: 0 Asian herb kratom suspected as source of salmonella outbreak

Some consumers have hailed the drug as a "natural" pain remedy, but some medical experts say it can be risky, even deadly. As of February 16, there have been 20 states to report that 28 people are infected with the outbreak Salmonella strain, 11 people have been hospitalized and no deaths have been reported .

Medical Democrat Takes Kentucky House Seat in District Trump Won by 49 Points
Author: 0 Democrat Takes Kentucky House Seat in District Trump Won by 49 Points

That did not stop national Democrats from hailing Belcher's win as a sign of the growing discontent with President Trump and the Republican Party ahead of the 2018 midterm elections, where control of the U.S. "She will work hard on behalf of working families, students, and the people of Bullitt County". Linda Belcher served in the legislature from 2008 to 2012 and 2014 to 2016 before losing to Dan Johnson .

Medical #DayZero: Cape Town buys one more month
Author: 0 #DayZero: Cape Town buys one more month

A decline in water usage has allowed officials to move the dreaded date to July 9 from its previous date of June 4. But Neilson warned Day Zero could creep forward again once the Groenland water was used up unless the city reduced consumption to 450 megalitres a day.

Medical CBI continues raids in Rotomac case
Author: 0 CBI continues raids in Rotomac case

The Rotomac pen company owner had taken loans from the Indian Overseas Bank, Bank of Maharashtra, Bank of Baroda, Bank of India, Union Bank of India, Allahabad Bank and Oriental Bank of Commerce. He also defended himself by explaining that he has not indulged in any fraud and that he already has litigation pending against some banks in the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), which is why he should not be termed as a wilful defaulter.

Medical 'Measles in Europe up 400% in 2017'
Author: 0 'Measles in Europe up 400% in 2017'

The figures indicate that a lower rate of vaccination could be behind the increase. Large outbreaks of measles were reported in 15 countries housed within the WHO European Region (which includes 53 countries), with the highest number of cases in Romania (5562), Italy (5006) and Ukraine (4767).

Medical Almost 80 flu deaths in Georgia reported this year
Author: 0 Almost 80 flu deaths in Georgia reported this year

Flu vaccine protects against multiple strains of flu that may be co-circulating at any given time, and people can get infected with more than one type of flu during the season. The secondary Flu B strain continues to see a slow growth when taking national laboratory data into account, however, all positively-tested strains of the flu reported to U.S.

Medical Google AI Predicts Heart Disease and Stroke From Retinal Images
Author: 0 Google AI Predicts Heart Disease and Stroke From Retinal Images

Comparing the image of the fundus in two patients, one of whom within the next 5 years suffered a heart attack , Google's algorithm learned to determine the risk with an accuracy of 70%. "This performance approaches the accuracy of other CV risk calculators that require a blood draw to measure cholesterol", the blog post noted. Sounds superficial? Well, it's a tested and proven method backed by Google's advanced artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning in a project led ...

Medical The Winners of the 6 biggest awards at the All Star Weekend
Author: 0 The Winners of the 6 biggest awards at the All Star Weekend

The 67 NBA All Star Game will break from the traditional conference format of East vs. Total viewership for the game was down slightly compared to past year, although it improved over 2014, the previous time the league's midseason showcase faced competition from the Winter Olympics.

Medical Researchers Have Developed a Potential Blood Test for Autism
Author: 0 Researchers Have Developed a Potential Blood Test for Autism

Researchers still do not completely understand why people develop autism . In broad terms, ASD is a lifelong developmental disorder that affects a person's social and communication skills. The tests themselves rely on differentiating chemical properties from the subjects using Artificial Intelligence, Futurism notes. She also added that their discovery can lead to a better understanding of the autistic specter, allowing us to understand what causes it and how it manifests throughout ...

Medical Don't let cupid's arrow puncture your wallet on Valentine's Day
Author: 0 Don't let cupid's arrow puncture your wallet on Valentine's Day

People are also heading to bakeries and chocolate shops like Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for a tasty way to say "I love you ". For the person whose idea of a big spoon is one with a giant scoop of peanut butter on it. Its really special when you see your man and daughter has surprise gifts. If your partner is a bookworm or enjoys reading books and novels, you can help her celebrate Valentine's Day by getting her a set of books you know she will enjoy reading.

Medical The History Behind Mirai Nagasu's Olympic Triple Axel
Author: 0 The History Behind Mirai Nagasu's Olympic Triple Axel

And that sweet move was enough to help America win a bronze medal in the team figure-skating event. Canada finished on 73 points, with OAR on 66 and the USA a further four points behind. The only sport where the USA owns more medals is speed skating, at 67 (as of press time ). "I've believed in Mirai [ever since]". Many in the crowd or watching elsewhere wondered if Nagasu would be so thrilled by hitting it that she would lose concentration in the rest of the program.

Medical Arvinder Singh Lovely re-joins Congress after 9-month stint with BJP
Author: 0 Arvinder Singh Lovely re-joins Congress after 9-month stint with BJP

Earlier in the day, Lovely met Gandhi at his residence here along with Delhi Congress chief Ajay Maken, former Delhi Minister Haroon Yusuf and party's spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala. He said that he was surprised over the development because Lovely was campaigning for the party in the MCD polls until last night. The move comes ahead of Delhi bypolls for 20 Assembly segements after the AAP MLAs were disqualified in the office of profits case.

Medical Ukip members vote to remove Henry Bolton as leader
Author: 0 Ukip members vote to remove Henry Bolton as leader

Outgoing party chairman Paul Oakden told delegates to remain faithful to the party regardless of the decision. There will be yet another leadership election within 90 days to find the fifth person to head up the party. "A particular problem is we have got local elections in May - this time in 2014 we were already well down the campaigning route and we have done nothing".

Medical Figure skating: Tough road to double Olympic crown for Hanyu
Author: 0 Figure skating: Tough road to double Olympic crown for Hanyu

Button, 88, live tweeting the event, sent words of encouragement to Chen just minutes before his free skate: "Hey Nathan Chen Beyonce fell off the stage at a concert and got right back up, so can you". Sochi silver victor Patrick Chan, who won team gold with Canada on Monday, once more couldn't overcome his personal nemesis, falling on the triple axel.

Medical Concussion Blood Test Wins FDA Approval
Author: 0 Concussion Blood Test Wins FDA Approval

Blood levels of these biomarkers can help predict which patients may have detectable intracranial lesions and whether a CT needs to be performed; test results are available within 3 to 4 hours. That means going forward, the Banyan test will be the basis upon which the FDA reviews new blood tests for brain injury developed by Banyan or other companies.

Medical In first, transgender woman able to breastfeed
Author: 0 In first, transgender woman able to breastfeed

For little over three months before the child's birth, the woman was given a dose of hormone replacement therapy obtained from Canada . This, combined with her dosage of hormones estradiol and micronised progesterone and her use of a breast pump , enabled her to lactate.

Medical Flu claims 2 more lives in Clark County
Author: 0 Flu claims 2 more lives in Clark County

So far, the state has confirmed three pediatric flu deaths. Since the flu was declared prevalent in NY in December, more than 69,000 cases of lab-confirmed cases have been reported, with around 14,350 people needing hospitalization. According to the report , out of the 3,400 hospitalizations, over 1,800 were seniors over the age of 65 and over 400 were minors. H3N2 strain most common: The vast majority of flu specimens analyzed by the state tested positive for influenza type A (H3N2).

Medical Oxfam sex scandal: Charity to set up independent commission
Author: 0 Oxfam sex scandal: Charity to set up independent commission

In response, Oxfam said it would create a global database of accredited referees to crack down on forged or unreliable references from past or current employees. The charity has denied a lack of transparency over the Haiti affair, which has prompted a flight of supporters and led the British government to threaten cutting funds to organisations which cover-up sex scandals.