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Study reveals role of key gene in human embryo development

Study reveals role of key gene in human embryo development They spent more than a year optimizing their various techniques using mouse embryos and human embryonic stem cells in lab dishes, before starting work on human embryos. Scientists use OCT4 protein to reprogram adult cells into embryonic-like cells , an indication that it is involved in early development ( SN: 11/24/07, p. [Full Article...]

Obama Slams GOP For Attacking His ObamaCare Legacy

Obama Slams GOP For Attacking His ObamaCare Legacy During a question-and-answer session with Bill and Melinda Gates after his speech, Obama said the United States can not hope to solve the world's biggest problems, such as climate change or mass migration, on its own. "Even if at the current moment the federal government is not as engaged in these efforts as I would like, nevertheless, progress continues because of the efforts of people like Bill ... [Full Article...]

Deepika is the fierce queen in 'Padmavati' first look

Deepika is the fierce queen in 'Padmavati' first look It was today early morning when the makers released her look and what a way to kick-start the auspicious occasion of Navratri . The first poster of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial venture Padmavati has released and needless to say, it was worth your wait. [Full Article...]

CBI registers case against retired judge, others over corruption charges

CBI registers case against retired judge, others over corruption charges After a case of trespass was registered against a team of CBI officials, the central probe agency on Wednesday refuted allegations that it raided the residence of any sitting Orissa High Court Judge. In compliance with the order, the Government heard the matter and debarred the college from taking admissions for two sessions - 2017-18 and 2018-19. [Full Article...]

Cassidy promotes bill meant to replace Obamacare

Cassidy promotes bill meant to replace Obamacare The Congressional Budget Office says it will not be able to determine the full impact of the legislation, including its effect on premiums and the number of people who have insurance, for several weeks. As Republican Ohio Gov. John 23 put it, the bill "eliminates the guardrails that protect some of the most vulnerable among us". "Nobody wants that, nobody", said Senate Minority Leader Chuc... [Full Article...]

Sinkhole swallows home in Apopka

Sinkhole swallows home in Apopka But here's a fun thing you might not realize can appear after hurricanes: sinkholes. The same family has lived in the house since 1969 and remodeled it five years ago. She said she still hadn't gotten her cable or internet back yet but knows she has a completely new set of problems now. Ellen and her husband are staying with their daughter next door while they figure out what to do next. [Full Article...]

Arizona officials urging people to get flu shots as season approaches

Arizona officials urging people to get flu shots as season approaches Younger children (two and three year olds) will be given the chance to get vaccinated through Primary Care. Watson says everyone six months and older should get a flu vaccine by the end of October, if possible. Leggett said the elderly, health care workers, and people with compromised immune systems are at a high risk and need the vaccine. It's also recommended that pregnant women get a flu va... [Full Article...]

UN Summit: Buhari Departs Nigeria For New York

UN Summit: Buhari Departs Nigeria For New York Mr. Buhari particularly applauded Germany, Italy, Greece, and Turkey for hosting refugees escaping war torn countries. "So, I can't confirm or deny whether that actually came up before he left the country". Speaking further on global threats, President Buhari warned that the most pressing threat to worldwide peace and security today is the accelerated nuclear weapons development by North Korea. [Full Article...]

Ram Rahim will grow vegetables, prune trees in prison at Rs 20/day

Ram Rahim will grow vegetables, prune trees in prison at Rs 20/day On Monday, the SIT of the Haryana police questioned Dera Sacha Sauda's spokesperson Vipassana Insan in Sirsa about the whereabouts of Honeypreet. Normally, eight hours is maximum a prisoner is allowed to do, he said. Ram Rahim is now in Rohtak prison and Honeypreet, who is on the most wanted list, is now at large. In front of the barracks, there are some trees, which have been given to him for h... [Full Article...]

Be Careful With Nerf Guns, Kids: You Might Seriously Damage Your Eyes

Be Careful With Nerf Guns, Kids: You Might Seriously Damage Your Eyes Her vision in the affected eye went black as she suffered from massive pain. "It is important to note that the risk of having an eye injury with the Nerf darts comes from the fact that a projectile can harm when it travels fast enough", the authors stated. [Full Article...]

WHO Issues Alarming Report On Coming Shortage Of Antibiotics

WHO Issues Alarming Report On Coming Shortage Of Antibiotics The WHO says there is now an urgent need for more investment in research around antibiotic resistance, as well as improved infection and prevention control measures. Gram-negative bacteria are getting less research attention because they are harder to find drugs against. "This is the most comprehensive survey in existence on the clinical development pipeline", Kevin Outterson, LLM, JD, executive... [Full Article...]

Trump move to block chipmaker deal bad for America

Trump move to block chipmaker deal bad for America At the same time, complaints intensified about unfair limitations and requirements on access to China's tech markets by non-Chinese companies, including forced technology transfers as a cost of entering the market, widespread and unfair subsidies to domestic Chinese companies, and discriminatory anti-monopoly enforcement. [Full Article...]

British People's Details Likely to be affected the Most in Equifax's Breach

But the company said that the earlier intrusion was unrelated to the breach that may have impacted as many as 143 million people, which the company discovered in July but did not disclose until six weeks later. Equifax will contact up to 400,000 United Kingdom customers with a free identity protection service allowing them to monitor their personal data, including their credit information. [Full Article...]

'Mini Satans': Hospital employee removed after giving infant the middle finger

'Mini Satans': Hospital employee removed after giving infant the middle finger The Snapchat post also showed the woman and her colleague allegedly make a baby "dance" by holding it under the armpits. Thompson also posted a picture of what is believed to be her giving a baby the middle finger and writing, "How I now feel about these mini Satans". [Full Article...]

Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin Rematch: Betting Odds Favor GGG In Fight

Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin Rematch: Betting Odds Favor GGG In Fight That the judges ruled it a draw wasn't out of line. Even Oscar De La Hoya , Alvarez's promoter, said, "What was that?" But boxing - as it has proved time and again - is far from utopian. On that point, it's hard to argue . The matchup itself lived up the hype as both Canelo and Golovkin had their moments where they imposed their strengths on the other. [Full Article...]

First West Nile fatality in state

First West Nile fatality in state Past year 155 people were infected, and six died. The most serious cases of West Nile can be deadly. "It's important for everyone to continue taking precautions like using insect repellent, wearing long sleeve shirts and trousers, and staying indoors between dusk and dawn". [Full Article...]

Taylor Swift faces copyright lawsuit for 'Shake It Off'

Taylor Swift faces copyright lawsuit for 'Shake It Off' In contrast, Swift's 2014 chorus states: " Cause the players gonna play, play, play, play, play/ And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate, hate, hate / Baby, I'm just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake I shake it off , I shake it off ". [Full Article...]

Stunning discovery: Scientists find secret to losing weight

Stunning discovery: Scientists find secret to losing weight Researchers believe that taking two-week breaks from your diet every fortnight can boost your chances of keeping the pounds off long-term. Half the men stuck to the diet for 16 straight weeks (which would be tough , because cutting calories by a third is a lot ). [Full Article...]

Selena Gomez partners with Puma

Selena Gomez partners with Puma Gomez further shared that she was amazed how Puma has influenced the style and culture of the people around the world. We already have some really cool projects in the works'. Now, Gomez's mom, Mandy Teefey , is sharing the fear she faced during her daughter's health ordeal - and the love she's experienced since - in a heartfelt and relatable Instagram post about how "helpless" she felt du... [Full Article...]

Homeowners Return To Florida Keys Following Hurricane Irma

Homeowners Return To Florida Keys Following Hurricane Irma Irma tore through the Florida Keys , before moving across southwest Florida and up the state. In the Upper Keys and Middle Keys, to mile marker 47 (north end of the Seven Mile Bridge), the curfew is 10 p.m.to sunrise. "It's challenging but we kept busy with activities, some coloring", said Eickleberry, of Coconut Grove. Spokeswoman Cammy Clark said in a news release that the advisory is precaut... [Full Article...]


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