US News
Syndicate content
Updated: 3 days 7 hours ago

A 20-yr-old delivers baby without knowing she was pregnant

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:54

Josephine-Anglin.jpg

Josephine Anglin went to the crisis room Monday night with serious back agony and hopes to run home Saturday with a child.

Anglin, 20, delivered an offspring just before 5 a. m. Tuesday and she didn't know she was suppose to deliver a baby.

read more

Categories: US News

HPV vaccine: Why boys are less likely to get it

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:49

HPV-vaccine.jpg

A Conservative MP's tongue and throat cancer alarm is reigniting the verbal confrontation over whether young people ought to get the HPV antibody free of charge.

Amid his nine-month episode of cancer, Peter Kent says, specialists persuaded him its vital to inoculate young men against human papillomavirus.

read more

Categories: US News

Growth of babies to be assessed by international standards

Sat, 09/06/2014 - 09:42

new-borns.jpg

Upwards of 13 million extra new-borns over the globe, now considered "typical" will soon be termed as undernourished - on account of the world's first universal models for fetal development and new-conceived size have been produced by a worldwide group headed by researchers from Oxford University.

read more

Categories: US News

Men are more likely to be bitten by sharks

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:44

Shark-Attack.jpg

Sharks are nine times more prone to kill men than ladies, a major new study into shark assaults around the globe has found.

Specialists in Australia discovered men were found in 84 per cent of all unjustifiable shark assaults.

read more

Categories: US News

Suicides can be prevented by limiting access to pesticides: WHO

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:40

Pesticides.jpg

The World Health Organization (WHO) says that constraining access to pesticides can help diminish the quantity of suicides.

A report discharged Thursday said that expending pesticides "is among the most widely recognized routines for suicide universally, and is of specific concern in country rural ranges in the South-East Asia Region" in which it included India.

read more

Categories: US News

Aftermaths of Recession Shows Rich Getting Richer and the Poor Becoming Poorer

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:06

US-Economy.jpg

On Thursday a Federal Reserve report revealed that, it is the only rich who have benefitted from the recovery after the economic recession that hit earlier. It shows that earnings increased considerably only for affluent families during 2010-2013, for others it either stagnated or dropped. For the richest of the 10 percent US families the average earning grew during these years.

read more

Categories: US News

BP’s Gulf Oil Spill Case May Cost it Heavily

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 09:04

BP-Oil-Spill.jpg

On Thursday a federal judge while ruling out fines for London-based BP's oil disaster case said that the company is subject to fines that could go as high as $4,300 per barrel under the Clean Water Act. In that case the oil giant will be looking at a figure close to$18 billion.

read more

Categories: US News

Security Firm KrebsonSecurity Says, All US Home Depot Stores Likely to Have Been Affected by Breach

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:36

Home-Depot-Stores.jpg

On Wednesday, new information released by KrebsonSecurity a security website showed that it was likely that customer data has been stolen from almost all stores of Home Depot Inc. located in the United States. According to Brian Krebs, who manages the website, the problem could have affected all the 2,200 stores of Home Depot spread in across the United States.

read more

Categories: US News

Virgin Atlantic Flights to Stop Flying to Tokyo, Mumbai, Cape Town and Vancouver

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:35

Virgin-Atlantic.jpg

Virgin Atlantic the UK-based airline plans to discontinue with flights to Tokyo, Mumbai, Cape Town and Vancouver. It plans to boost that number of flights significantly in the USA.

read more

Categories: US News

BOJ Maintains an Unchanged Monetary Policy

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:31

Bank-of-Japan.jpg

On Thursday the Bank of Japan (BOJ) abstained from any new announcement that hinted at fresh stimulus. Despite signs of recovery and growing expectations the third-biggest economy of the world is still maintaining a careful attitude.

read more

Categories: US News

CEO of Bloomberg LP Leaves Paving Way for Bloomberg’s Return to the Company Once Again

Thu, 09/04/2014 - 10:29

Michael-Bloomberg.jpg

Michael R. Bloomberg the ex- City Mayor of New York is all set to make a comeback to the company which he laid foundation to in 1981taking control of the executive functions.

On Wednesday Bloomberg LP said that Daniel L. Doctoroff the company's current CEO will leaving his office by this year's end.

read more

Categories: US News

Security Pressure Increases as Home Depot Suspected to have Suffered a Security Breach

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:58

Home-Depot-Suspected-Breach.jpg

Home Depot Inc. the largest chain in home-improvement is investigating an alleged attack by hackers. The investigation is pointing at increasing the security of the payment systems used by different retailers as well as the providers of credit-cards.

read more

Categories: US News

Dunkin' Donuts Moves to Southern California

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:56

Dunkin-Donuts.jpg

Dunkin' Donuts the breakfast chain based in Canton, Massachusetts has mainly maintained its dominance in the East Coast till now but plans to expand its presence in Southern California.

The chin aims for a nationwide presence for selling its donuts, breakfast sandwiches and coffee. For the time being it is headed towards Santa Monica.

read more

Categories: US News

CVS Discontinues to Sell Tobacco and Offers Programmes to Help Quit Smoking

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:54

CVS-Caremark.jpg

CVS Caremark has bigger plans for fighting the tobacco war as it plans to discontinue selling all tobacco products through its outlets from Wednesday. The health experts expect that other bigger drug chains will also follow suit.

read more

Categories: US News

Raised Bid from Dollar General for Family Dollar as Competition for Takeover Increases

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 10:52

Dollar-General.jpg

After Family Dollar rejected the earlier offer Dollar General raised its bid to $9.1 billion. Dollar General is ready to pay the extra amount in the bidding war for Family Dollar Stores. If Family Dollar does not agree to the negations this time the takeover bid effort could go waste. In any case the earlier bid would have been smaller than the offer made by Dollar Tree for $8.5 in July.

read more

Categories: US News

'Angelina effect' on cancer gene screening tracked by researchers

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 09:33

Angelina-Jolie-cancer-gene-screening.jpg

Angelina Jolie's shocking disclosure she had a deterrent twofold mastectomy because of a hereditary disease hazard has multiplied the quantity of high hazard ladies considering hereditary testing to check whether they have certain qualities joined to bosom and ovarian tumors, new Canadian test proposes.

read more

Categories: US News

More than diet plan, following it and exercising matters

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 09:29

Atkins-Diet.jpg

It doesn't make a difference what sort of eating regimen you use as long as you stick to it and consolidate it with physical activity, as per another study based out of Mcmaster University in Hamilton.

read more

Categories: US News

Tea is better as compared to coffee

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 09:24

Tea-better-as-compared-to-coffee.jpg

A new study uncovers that drinking tea could lessen non-cardiovascular mortality by 24%, perhaps because of a combo of tea's cancer prevention agent content and the other lifestyle propensities that tea consumers frequently keep up.

read more

Categories: US News



Check out More news from Telecom Sector :: Pharmaceutical Sector :: Auto Sector :: Infrastructure :: Real Estate