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Cubs' Lester wants better performance against Nationals

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Harper slapped a homer with two runs on Saturday; Murphy had a hit and a run. The veteran right-hander has actually pitched well since joining the Nationals' rotation and will carry a 3.75 ERA and 1.42 WHIP into his next start against the Marlins. Read More »

Your Glittery iPhone Case Could Give You Chemical Burns

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Consumers have been warned to stop using the case immediately. She also says that if the damage seems severe, such as deep blistering or visible charring, "Go to an emergency room-not a walk-in clinic where they are unlikely to have a burn specialist". Read More »

Post-Scaramucci White House, why Trump is fighting Republicans

But on Wednesday, Spicer's successor, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, said he's still planning to leave the White House by the end of August. He said he'd been brought on as a "special objective vehicle" to stop White House leaks and curb infighting among the executive branch. Read More »

Early exposure to porn encourages misogyny

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Participants were asked a series of 46 questions, created to measure two "masculine norms": one in which men seek power over women, and the other where they take on a playboy persona. "Future research", the study said, "should also investigate outcomes of these relations by including measures of relationship satisfaction, well-being, and perpetration of violence against women, as these variables may be related to masculine norms and pornography ". Read More »

Here's How Often You Should Really Replace Your Sponge

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And if you thought cleaning the sponge by the various method is enough, you must rethink. A new study in the journal Scientific Reports , conducted by a team of German researchers, has found that the methods we use to clean our kitchen sponges are all relatively ineffective in reducing bacteria . Read More »

What Do Analysts Say About The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated (CAKE)

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Several analysts recently issued reports on the stock. BidaskClub cut shares of The Cheesecake Factory from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a report on Thursday, June 22nd. FMR LLC purchased a new position in shares of The Cheesecake Factory during the fourth quarter valued at about $5,988,000. Alps Advisors Inc. boosted its stake in The Cheesecake Factory by 0.3% in the second quarter. Read More »

Were Analysts Bearish Lexington Realty Trust (NYSE:LXP) This Week?

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The Firm offers a portfolio of integrated outsourced marketing solutions, including customer loyalty programs, database marketing services, end-to-end marketing services, analytics and creative services, direct marketing services, and private label and co-brand retail credit card programs. Read More »

Only 37.7 per cent Pakistani mothers practice exclusive breastfeeding: WHO-UNICEF report

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Former Labour chairwoman Loraine Mulligan breastfed her son Dylan as she chaired an event to launch Senator Kevin Humphreys's policy, which also calls for funding for a human donor milk bank in the Republic. The health ministry has planned various activities at the national level during this week in association with Indian Academy of Pediatrics (IAP) and the RML hospital, it said. Read More »

Other View: Common sense in new FDA cigarette regulations

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FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb has shaken things up in his 81 days on the job, proposing major policy shifts to ease regulations on some companies, such as in the way generic-drug applications are processed so that cheaper medicines can reach consumers faster. Read More »

West Nile found in Wayne, Macomb mosquitoes

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Chatham County Mosquito Control is actively treating all areas of Chatham County for mosquitoes. "We've received so much rain that large standing water is not getting stagnate where mosquito larvae are hatching". Tires have become the most important mosquito breeding in the country. Weekly mosquito testing for the virus began on June 12, but officials say it can take several weeks for results to come through. Read More »

5 swine flu cases detected in Odisha, govt "fully prepared"

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The cause of death was confirmed by the Central Diagnostic Laboratory and Research Centre and the report of death was sent to EDCD by the hospital, according to hospital's Managing Director Manish Dawadi. State government on the other hand issued special guidelines for different hospitals to tackle cases of Swine Flu. Arrangements have also been made in district headquarter hospitals, he said. Read More »

Save the Children sounds Yemen health alarm

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Amid the limited support to combat cholera, a meningitis outbreak also rocked the country two weeks ago according to the UN. Auke Lootsma told United Nations reporters on Tuesday by video conference from the capital of Sanaa that "there is no end in sight" to the civil war, which began in September 2014. Read More »

FDA aims to reduce nicotine content in cigarettes

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Reducing the nicotine content in cigarettes would just make them less addictive-it won't actually make them less harmful. Experts have said that after the U.S. The new enforcement policy will not affect any current requirements for cigarettes and smokeless tobacco, only the newly-regulated tobacco products such as cigars and e-cigarettes. Read More »

Canadian Transportation Agency launches inquiry into Air Transat incident at Ottawa Airport

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After several hours, some passengers called 911 for help. The plane eventually took off and landed in Montreal around 11:30 p.m. Monday. "The shortage of fuel also explains the lack of air conditioning on board for a time". This time, it's Canada's Air Transat that is in the spotlight after two of its planes were stuck at the Ottawa airport for hours, stranding hundreds of passengers onboard. Read More »

Disney hiring Florida residents for work-from-home positions

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Responsibilities include responding to emails from guests and answering and redirecting phone calls to the proper management channels. A reliable, high-speed internet connection and the ability to work a flexible schedule, including nights and weekends, is required. Read More »

Caught on Cam: Lightning Strikes Airport Worker

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Three workers were on the tarmac during the lightning storm. The incident takes place at Southwest Florida International Airport on July 22 in the Fort Myers region of Florida, the Daily Mail reported. One man directs the plane while another operates the runway vehicle. "And he's at Lee Memorial and all I asked was, 'Is he alive?'" said Autumn Dunn. Read More »

Chemical burns, skin irritation prompt iPhone case recall

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There are at least 24 reports of chemical burns or skin irritation from the liquid. The phone cases in question are produced by MixBin Electronics , and comprise a casing of clear plastic filled with glitter suspended in liquid. Among those cases, one consumer said she suffered burns and swelling throughout her body. Over 260,000 cases produced by MixBin have now been recalled . Read More »

Doctor delivers baby 12 hours before giving birth to her own

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Dr Amanda Hess is an obstetrician-gynecologist based at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center, in Kentucky, in the USA, and was admitted as a patient a week ago to give birth to her second child. However, while the doctor was waiting for an IV, she heard screaming down the hall. "I'm thankful for her". Unfortunately, the woman's doctor wasn't going to make it on time, and she had to hold off on pushing. Read More »

LPG to be costlier by Rs 4 every month

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Pradhan said the Government continues to modulate the prices of domestic LPG and PDS kerosene by way of subsidy support. He said, it will be in effect till the reduction of government subsidy to "nil", or till March next year, till further orders, whichever is earliest. Read More »

First sexually transmitted case of Zika in Florida reported for 2017

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It added that mosquito reduction activities are taking place across the state. If you or your partner has traveled to an area affected by the Zika virus, make sure to get tested. Reported cases of the virus have been from people who have traveled to impacted areas. Mosquito control has taken appropriate actions to reduce the mosquito population in that area, according to the state. Read More »

Indianapolis man accused of killing officer trying to help vehicle crash

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Allan , 38, was married and the father of a teenage son and a 5-year-old son, Vaughn said. A uniformed officer and an off-duty deputy returned fire at Brown , who was arrested on a preliminary charge of murder. The man who was shot by Bowman hasn't got any grave injuries. After the crash, the passenger crawled out of the vehicle and was talking to Major Bowman when the shots rang out. Read More »

Doctors extol benefits to mothers

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The Global Breastfeeding Scorecard , a new report by the UN Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) and World Health Organization in collaboration with the Global Breastfeeding Collective - an initiative launched today that aims to increase global breastfeeding rates - points out that breastfeeding not only helps prevent diarrhoea and pneumonia, two major causes of death in infants, it also helps reduce mothers' risk of ovarian and breast cancer, two leading causes of death among women. Read More »

Election Official 'Tortured And Murdered' Before Vote

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The group of Chris Msando , an ICT chief at the commission, was found on Monday at a funeral home in the capital, Nairobi, an authority at the commission said by telephone. Commission Chairman Wafula Chebukati said Monday there is no doubt Msando was "tortured and killed", adding that, in the commission's mind, "the only issue is who killed him and why". Read More »

Dhruv Sharma, Kannada actor and cricketer passes away

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His family and colleagues from the industry are believed to be in a state of shock as nobody was at all aware that he was suffering from such a serious health issue that led to his fatal. Dhruv was a speech and hearing-impaired actor, who entered the Guinness Book of Records and the Limca Book of Records after playing lead role in 2006 Kannada film " Snehanjali ". Read More »

Los Angeles to host Olympics in 2028

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Such was the strength of both bids, the IOC previously announced that both cities would host the 2024 and 2028 competitions, such was the lack of suitable applicants for Olympic Games in recent years. The French capital and California metropolis both put forward bids that fulfilled the IOC's top priorities: cost-cutting, environmental protection and assuring long-term benefits for the host community. Read More »

Labour ushers in new leaders

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Ms Ardern long denied wanting the top job but said she's stepping up in exceptional circumstances. It follows two days of turmoil after a string of bad polls and Little's admission he had asked senior colleagues if he should step down. As leader, I must take responsibility for these results. But it may also vie for the support of New Zealand First, depending on the final vote tallies. Read More »

No discussions yet on Shivpal Yadav joining BJP: Amit Shah

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Lalu Prasad deserves compliments for accidentally confessing to his son following the family tradition of corruption when he said that "atrocities" by Nitish Kumar were more serious than corruption. Yadav's public disapproval came four days after Kumar, also the JD (U) President, made a surprise announcement last Wednesday evening to go with BJP, giving a blow to efforts to cobble up Opposition unity to take on Narendra Modi-led BJP. Read More »