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DNA test reveals a woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor

DNA test reveals a woman's biological father was her parents' fertility doctor Mortimer's DNA sample", according to the complaint. The lawsuit alleges Ms Rowlette's father, Howard Fowler, was diagnosed by Dr Mortimer as having a low sperm count, while her mother, Sally Ashby, had a tipped uterus. Gerald E. Mortimer, the same name that appeared on her Ancestry.com DNA results. In it, Rowlette accused Gerald E. Mortimer, a now-retired obstetrician gynecologist in Idaho F... [Full Article...]

Scientists Discover Why Macaque Monkeys in Japan Constantly Bathe in Hot Springs

Scientists Discover Why Macaque Monkeys in Japan Constantly Bathe in Hot Springs And as a relaxation or de-stressing technique, a hot bath really works, according to a study of the monkeys newly published in the journal Primates . Females who had higher social standing were documented taking longer baths (it's also true they were seen involved in more conflicts). They theorize that, by lowering stress , the baths could benefit the macaques' likelihood to reproduce and thu... [Full Article...]

Women took turns driving drunk -- and each smashed vehicles: Hoboken cops

Women took turns driving drunk -- and each smashed vehicles: Hoboken cops Officers who responded to the scene reported smelling alcohol, and a subsequent test indicated Navarrete's breath alcohol level was 0.14 percent, or almost twice the legal limit of 0.08 percent. Her arrest has attracted wide media attention because another motorist called police. Sorge arrived and saw the vehicle had a flat tire on the front passenger's side, according to the report. [Full Article...]

Facebook Believes Data Of Up To 87 Million Users Was Improperly Shared

Facebook Believes Data Of Up To 87 Million Users Was Improperly Shared The scandals have investors spooked; Facebook has lost a jaw-dropping $100 billion in market capitalization since February 2 according to The New York Times . The people doing the scraping used account recovery and search tools that let users look people up by phone numbers and email addresses, then took information from profiles. [Full Article...]

Salman reaches Jodhpur ahead of today's verdict

Salman reaches Jodhpur ahead of today's verdict Salman Khan arrives at Jodhpur for the announcement of verdict in the Black Buck poaching case, in Jodhpur . Saif Ali Khan , Sonali Bendre , and Tabu , who are the co-accused in the case, have arrived in Jodhpur . With the adequate evidence against the actors he further added, "But on being spotted and chased, they fled from the spot leaving the dead animals there". [Full Article...]

Sodhi survives to guide Kiwis to historic win over England

Sodhi survives to guide Kiwis to historic win over England We kept asking questions of New Zealand throughout the day but unfortunately it did not go our way. Stuart Broad took wickets with the first two balls of the final day, seemingly setting England on course for a victory that would have tied the series and broken its run of 12 winless tests away from home. [Full Article...]

Marijuana could help reduce opioid addiction, study says

Marijuana could help reduce opioid addiction, study says Each day , 90 Americans die from opioid overdoses , according to previous research. Texas dispensaries began selling cannabidiol oil treatments to patients registered with the state at the beginning of this year. Prescriptions for all opioids decreased by 3.742 million daily doses per year when medical cannabis dispensaries opened. "State implementation of medical marijuana laws was as... [Full Article...]

FDA Orders Mandatory Recall for Kratom Products

FDA Orders Mandatory Recall for Kratom Products The agency also has received concerning reports about the safety of kratom, including deaths associated with its use. While the agency was investigating the Salmonella outbreak, agency investigators were denied access to the company's records relating to potentially affected products and Triangle employees refused attempts to discuss the agency's findings. [Full Article...]

Paul Keating and Tony Abbott clash over 'republican' Prince Charles

Paul Keating and Tony Abbott clash over 'republican' Prince Charles They arrived in Brisbane town beneath a grey skies that threatened rain over the heir to the British philosopher's 16th trip to Australia. The government said these costs are "consistent with past visits" by members of the royal family. For those who want to meet the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall, they will touch down in Queensland on Wednesday as part of their royal tour in Oz. The former PM, ... [Full Article...]

Sumter SC man could see 20 years prison time for child pornography

Sumter SC man could see 20 years prison time for child pornography After finishing three years in prison, McCormack will be on three years of supervised release. McCormack pleaded guilty to one count of production of child pornography in the late 1990s. At the time he pleaded guilty, McCormack said the incidents occurred between August 1, 1997, and October 15, 1998. Agents found Derk was uploading and downloading pornographic images of children, according to ... [Full Article...]

4 killed in Marine helicopter crash near El Centro, military says

4 killed in Marine helicopter crash near El Centro, military says The names of the crewmembers will be withheld until 24 hours after their relatives are notified, the Miramar base said. The cause of the crash is now under investigation, officials said. No details about the nature of the training mission were released other than it was routine and held in the desert in El Centro, Calif., about 100 miles east of San Diego. [Full Article...]

Deadly flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta

Deadly flu season claims 86 lives in Alberta At LPFT, 79.2 per cent of frontline staff (1041 out of 1314 workers) have been vaccinated against flu, which makes the trust the second most improved NHS organisation in the country in terms of staff jab uptake (an improvement of 41.4 per cent). [Full Article...]

Atom HL sweep series to win league title

Atom HL sweep series to win league title Taylor has high hopes for herself and her team. "I kind of wish we could have won a few more of those matches, but it was a good start". Shortly after her win, Kaitlyn Fajardo got the win in No. 3 singles match versus the Conifer Lobos on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. The Falcons led 3-0 after three innings and 4-2 after five innings, but the Bear Cubs scored six in the final two innings to steal th... [Full Article...]

IISc, IITs still the best institutes in nation

IISc, IITs still the best institutes in nation Delhi's Jawaharlal Nehru University , despite being at the centre of many controversies, is number six, followed by IIT-Kanpur, IIT-Roorkee, the Banaras Hindu University and Anna University, Chennai. In the top college rankings Delhi's Miranda House has scored again with the number one position, St Stephen's has stood second, Bishop Haber College of Tiruchirapalli ranked 3rd, Delhi's Hindu Colleg... [Full Article...]

'Nightmare bacteria' are trying to spread in the US, CDC says

'Nightmare bacteria' are trying to spread in the US, CDC says Anne Schuchat said during a morning media briefing. Schuchat and other experts noted that the sickest patients are the most vulnerable, and that other, healthy people can be carriers of the bugs. The CDC containment strategy calls for rapid identification of resistance, infection control assessments, testing patients without symptoms who may carry and spread the germ, and continued infectio... [Full Article...]

Grindr admits sharing information about users' HIV status with third parties

Grindr admits sharing information about users' HIV status with third parties Users were calling for a boycott of the gay dating app Grindr on Tuesday after it was revealed that efforts to promote HIV testing and status disclosure had resulted in the firm sharing the data with third-party software companies. "Privacy isn't just about credit card numbers and passwords", tweeted Markey . Grindr says its users had the option not to supply the sensitive information. [Full Article...]

Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says

Legalizing marijuana could help with opioid crisis, study says The National Institute on Drug Abuse estimates that more than 115 Americans die every day from an opioid overdose. But marijuana is also a great pain reliever and has never killed anyone . Researchers compared states that had medical marijuana laws with those that didn't have these laws in place. And his group only studied one part of the country: Medicare users. [Full Article...]

Trump sues California over sales of U.S. lands

Trump sues California over sales of U.S. lands It gave state officials the right to purchase any federal land in California before the US government sells it. The law went into effect January 1. "Safeguarding public lands is in our DNA as Californians _ so much so that we have enshrined the principle in our state constitution", said Lt. [Full Article...]

Local Hospital Participates In National Donate Life Month

Local Hospital Participates In National Donate Life Month Usually, when people are in need of an organ, they have to register themselves with Zonal Transplant Coordination Centre (ZTCC) which takes a lot of time and is a very hard process. Donation, with the primary exception of living kidney donation, occurs after death and deciding to register as a donor does not impact your medical care should you become ill or injured in an accident. [Full Article...]

SC to hear Centre's review petition on SC/ST Act today

SC to hear Centre's review petition on SC/ST Act today While passing the order on March 20, the Supreme Court said it was aimed at curbing the alleged misuse of the Act. The Attorney General has sought an urgent hearing of the review petition in the matter. This preliminary enquiry served that objective. Criticising the violence unleashed by supporters of reservation across Uttar Pradesh, BJP president Dr Mahendra Nath Pandey on Monday said th... [Full Article...]


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