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McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:31:00 +0200

FILE - In this July 11, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The office of Sen. John McCain says the ailing Arizona Republican will return to the Senate on July 25, the day of the health care vote. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) Jacquelyn Martin. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Greg Gilbert cancer battle latest - Delays frontman talks candidly about living with cancer

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:30:00 +0200

GREG Gilbert knows that there is no miracle cure for his cancer. It’s one of the huge adjustments that he’s had to make since discovering late last year that ongoing stomach pains were bowel cancer, and that the cancer had spread to his lungs. He and partner Stacey Heale are now very different....



He was only given six months to live - almost 20 years later, he's helping others fight cancer

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:30:00 +0200

WHEN Matthew Davies steps on to the ward at Southampton General Hospital, he is not just going to work, he is reminding himself of a journey he went on as a young boy which saw him beat cancer against the odds. On his first day on the G2 ward the senior healthcare assistant was given a patient to....



The Latest: Pope prays for ill baby Charlie Gard and parents

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:27:00 +0200

LONDON (AP) - The Latest on the legal battle over critically ill baby Charlie Gard (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Hours after his parents dropped legal efforts over the treatment of a critically-ill baby, Pope Francis has called Monday for prayers for Charlie Gard and his parents.



Global fund managers betting big on China's A-shares

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:26:00 +0200

International asset managers said they were dynamically rebalancing their portfolios to invest in Chinese mainland's A-shares after the recent MSCI inclusion, with investment capital expected to pour into the world's second biggest equity market by capitalisation-currently valued at $7 trillion to $8 trillion.



The Who’s Roger Daltrey visits teenage cancer patients

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:21:00 +0200

CLEVELAND Roger Daltrey’s voice may not soar as it once did. But even after 50 years of touring he hasn’t lost his teenage spirit. The Hall of Fame rocker, who has been an advocate for teen cancer patients for nearly three decades, visited with children, young adults and their families at Rainbow Babies Hospital on Monday.



Sydney pastor claims Islam 'a cancer we must destroy'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:16:00 +0200

'Islam is a cancer that will destroy society': Sydney baptist pastor claims 'Muslims are culturally incompatible with western values' Keith Piper, pastor for Liberty Baptist Church in Sydney, has slammed Islam; The pastor said Islam a 'cancer' that is 'incompatible with western values' His sermon....



Mom’s wish for letters from around the world for Wentzville boy battling cancer

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:14:00 +0200

WENTZVILLE, MO - It's been just over one month since 15-year-old Sulley Menne was diagnosed with Leukemia in June. "You think it must be the worst thing in the world and then you get it and it's the worst thing in the world" Sulley said. "I thought he had a resistant bug or something and he would be fine" said Sulley's mom Mande.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:14:00 +0200

FILE - In this July 11, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The office of Sen. John McCain says the ailing Arizona Republican will return to the Senate on July 25, the day ... WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen.



Keith Piper Sydney pastor Islam 'a cancer we must destroy'

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:11:00 +0200

'Islam is a cancer that will destroy society': Sydney baptist pastor claims 'Muslims are culturally incompatible with western values' Keith Piper, pastor for Liberty Baptist Church in Sydney, has slammed Islam; The pastor said Islam a 'cancer' that is 'incompatible with western values' His sermon....



McCain’s return, heavy with drama for ‘Obamacare’ repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:09:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that’s defined the GOP for the past seven years. It’s a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote 54 Mins Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:08:00 +0200

(CNN) - Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a critical vote on health care legislation. McCain's office announced Monday night that he would return Tuesday -- a surprise to most in Washington who....



Charlie Gard's Parents End Court Fight for U.S. Treatment

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:04:00 +0200

"We will have to live with the what-ifs, which will haunt us for the rest of our lives," said a tearful Gard. "Our son is an absolute warrior, and we will miss him terribly." The parents had made the decision to end the legal battle following the latest medical reports and scans, although they said that the U.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:03:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Weight in adolescence may affect colorectal cancer risk

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:01:00 +0200

Study results on a potential link between adolescent obesity and the risk of colorectal cancer are conflicting, and many of the studies' designs have been limited. To provide more clarity, Zohar Levi, MD, of the Rabin Medical Center and the Tel Aviv University in Israel, and his colleagues analyzed....



What do sex in moss and neurons have in common?

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:01:00 +0200

The team led by Jose Feijo, former group leader at the IGC and currently at UMD, has been studying the role played by glutamate receptors in plants. These proteins are key molecular players in how neurons talk inside our brain, playing a central role in memory and learning. However, plants have no neurons.



McCain to return to Washington for health-care bill vote

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 06:00:00 +0200

PHOENIX — Less than a week after revealing he is battling brain cancer, Sen. John McCain said Monday he will return to Washington on Tuesday to take part in the health care votes that could begin that day. In a statement released late Monday, his office said McCain "looks forward to returning to the....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:57:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



How Video Games Evolved to Solve Significant Scientific Problems

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:54:00 +0200

In October 1958, Brookhaven National Laboratory physicist William Higinbotham created Tennis for Two. Despite graphics that are ridiculously primitive by today’s standards, it has been described as the first video game in history. Higinbotham was inspired by the government research institution’s....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:53:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



Martin Resorts Chairman Noreen Martin honored by French Hospital foundation

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:52:00 +0200

French Hospital Medical Center Foundation in August will honor Noreen Martin as its 2017 Louis Tedone, MD, Humanitarian Award winner for her leadership and philanthropic efforts in the San Luis Obispo community. The award — which honors an individual’s dedication to improving the health and....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:52:00 +0200

FILE - In this July 11, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The office of Sen. John McCain says the ailing Arizona Republican will return to the Senate on July 25, the day of the health care vote. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) Jacquelyn Martin. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:51:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



Phylogica : Appointment of Company Secretary and change of Registered Office

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:50:00 +0200

ASX | News Release Appointment of Company Secretary and change of Registered Office‌ Perth, Australia, 24 th July 2017: Phylogica Ltd (ASX:PYC) (Phylogica or the Company), a drug discovery company developing the next generation of intracellular biologic therapeutics, is pleased to announce: Appointment of Mr Kevin Hart as Company Secretary and CFO.



Weight in adolescence may affect colorectal cancer risk

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:50:00 +0200

Monday, July 24, 2017 - 22:32 in Health & Medicine A new study has uncovered a link between being overweight or obese in adolescence and an increased risk of developing colon cancer in adulthood. Obesity was also associated with an elevated risk of developing rectal cancer.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:49:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:48:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumour, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for Obamacare repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:48:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



John McCain to return to US Senate days after brain cancer diagnosis as health vote teeters

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:45:00 +0200

U S Senator John McCain returns to Washington on Tuesday for the first time since being diagnosed with brain cancer , his office announced, in order to take key votes on repealing Obamacare and passing sanctions on Russia. "Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States Senate....



McCain’s return, heavy with drama for “Obamacare” repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:45:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that’s defined the GOP for the past seven years. It’s a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCainâ s return heavy with drama for Obamacare repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:45:00 +0200

Washington • At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



The Who's Roger Daltrey visits teenage cancer patients

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:44:00 +0200

CLEVELAND (AP) � Roger Daltrey's voice may not soar as it once did. But even after 50 years of touring he hasn't lost his teenage spirit. The Hall of Fame rocker, who has been an advocate for teen cancer patients for nearly three decades, visited with children, young adults and their families at Rainbow Babies Hospital on Monday.



Auckland bride gets 'dream wedding' soon after terminal cancer diagnosis

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:44:00 +0200

Friends and family banded together to make the dreams of one bride come true following a diagnosis of terminal cancer. Auckland woman Elaine Iketau married her long time partner Daniel Milo on Saturday. The pair wed at St Mary's Catholic Church on Auckland's North Shore, 11 years to the day they....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:44:00 +0200

By ERICA WERNER AP Congressional Correspondent. WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



What to do for little Charlie Gard

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:43:00 +0200

WASHINGTON - One cannot imagine a more wrenching moral dilemma than the case of little Charlie Gard. He is a beautiful 11-month-old boy with an incurable genetic disease. It depletes his cells' energy-producing structures (the mitochondria), thereby progressively ravaging his organs. He cannot hear, he cannot see, he can barely open his eyes.



Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:43:00 +0200

LONDON The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped their legal effort Monday, saying tearfully that it was time to let their son die. At an emotional court hearing, a lawyer for the baby’s....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:42:00 +0200

By ERICA WERNER AP Congressional Correspondent. WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



21 Jul 2017 --- The Food Standards Agency (FSA) in the UK has published the department's ...

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:42:00 +0200

21 Jul 2017 --- The Food Standards Agency (FSA) in the UK has published the department's plans to change food regulation in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, particularly in the post-Brexit UK. Its plans include taking the burden of regulation off businesses that do the right thing for consumers and adjusting to the modern food marketplace.



Nutrition and misconceptions: key focuses for dairy ..

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:42:00 +0200

Nutrition and misconceptions: key focuses for dairy industry, study finds 21 Jul 2017 --- A new study from the Journal of Dairy Science suggests that education on nutritional value and correcting misconceptions should be a focus of the dairy industry as it seeks to arrest a decades-long decline in fluid milk consumption.



Travel ban would have blocked world-renowned mathematician

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:40:00 +0200

Born in Tehran, Maryam Mirzakhani shattered barriers by becoming the first female ever to compete for Iran’s International Mathematical Olympiad team. After completing a degree at Sharif University, she obtained a student visa to attend graduate school at Harvard, where she earned a PhD in 2004.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:39:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:37:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



New Zealand

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:34:00 +0200

A new genetic centre in Waikato hopes to overcome what scientists say is a lack of research in quantitative genetics in New Zealand. The Massey University AL Rae Centre for Genetics and Breeding is... The heavy rain that swept up the country late last week left James Bruce's farm in Martinborough....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:33:00 +0200

FILE - In this July 11, 2017, file photo, Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., arrives on Capitol Hill in Washington. The office of Sen. John McCain says the ailing Arizona Republican will return to the Senate on July 25, the day of the health care vote. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen.



Press release: Met Office and DOST PAGASA partners to enhance weather services

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:33:00 +0200

The UK Met Office and the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (DOST PAGASA) established a three-year collaboration agreement on scientific weather-related research to improve weather and climate services. Last July 21, 2017, PAGASA Administrator, Dr.



The Latest: Pope prays for ill baby Charlie Gard and parents

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:32:00 +0200

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on the legal battle over critically ill baby Charlie Gard (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Hours after his parents dropped legal efforts over the treatment of a critically-ill baby, Pope Francis has called Monday for prayers for Charlie Gard and his parents.



Rockies’ Bettis pitches in SLC as he continues journey back to majors after cancer battle

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:32:00 +0200

SALT LAKE CITY — As Chad Bettis walked toward the mound to throw his warmup pitches, a few fans clad in Colorado Rockies purple let out a cheer. That grew to a noticeable amount of the 4,044 fans — small because of a firework-less Sunday July night — as his name was announced on the public address system.



Rodeo couple raises cloned bulls for research, sentimental reasons

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:32:00 +0200

TOQUERVILLE — Steve and Cindy Gilbert have become well-known in the rodeo world over the years for raising some of the toughest bucking bulls. If you step onto their Diamond G Ranch today, you might notice some of the bulls look almost exactly alike. White Magic for example, who rose to fame several....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for 'Obamacare' repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:32:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for Obamacare repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:31:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote 21 Mins Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:31:00 +0200

(CNN) - Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a critical vote on health care legislation. McCain's office announced Monday night that he would return Tuesday -- a surprise to most in Washington who....



HUGS Meeting for Cancer Patients

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:30:00 +0200

CARTHAGE, Ill. -- HUGS (Helping Us Give Support) for cancer patients will meet 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, August 1, at the First Christian Church, Carthage. The program for the evening will be a special presentation titled "The Huls Family History of Cancer," presented by Fern Grace and Esther Huls. Public is welcome to attend any meeting free of charge.



The Who's Roger Daltrey visits teenage cancer patients

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:30:00 +0200

CLEVELAND (AP) — Roger Daltrey's voice may not soar as it once did. But even after 50 years of touring he hasn't lost his teenage spirit. The Hall of Fame rocker, who has been an advocate for teen cancer patients for nearly three decades, visited with children, young adults and their families at Rainbow Babies Hospital on Monday.



Panthers 5 mins ago 11:19 p.m. EXCLUSIVE: Rivera opens up about letdown

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:29:00 +0200

CHARLOTTE, N.C. The 2016 season was a trying year for the Carolina Panthers. Fresh off the franchise's second Super Bowl appearance and an MVP season from quarterback Cam Newton, it looked like the Panthers could be the first team to shake off the Super Bowl sting and claim the organization's first ever Lombardi Trophy.



John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote 16 Mins Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:29:00 +0200

(CNN) - Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a critical vote on health care legislation. McCain's office announced Monday night that he would return Tuesday -- a surprise to most in Washington who....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:28:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



3rd meeting of the European Science Advisors Forum

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:26:00 +0200

The meeting took place in Amsterdam on 29 June. It was hosted by the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences (KNAW) and the Netherlands Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR). Representatives from 11 member countries of ESAF took part, discussing topics at the interface between....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:26:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:25:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:24:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Healthy Living

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:24:00 +0200

By Michael Roizen, M.D., and Mehmet Oz, M.D. The food scenes in the movie "Eat, Pray, Love" are mouthwatering. Julia Roberts, playing author Elizabeth Gilbert, munches her way through Italy, eating pizza after pasta. And Roberts didn't leave the ... The food scenes in the movie "Eat, Pray, Love" are mouthwatering.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:24:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:24:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



Corn gene conferring resistance to multiple plant leaf diseases

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:23:00 +0200

In a paper published this week in Nature Genetics , NC State researchers pinpoint the gene -- caffeoyl-CoA O-methyltransferase -- that seems to confer partial resistance to Southern leaf blight and gray leaf spot, and possibly to Northern leaf blight, a trio of diseases that cripple corn plants worldwide.



New brain death pathway in Alzheimer's disease

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:23:00 +0200

In a new study published today, Arizona State University-Banner Health neuroscientist Salvatore Oddo and his colleagues from Phoenix's Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen) -- as well as the University of California, Irvine, and Mount Sinai in New York -- have identified a new way for....



Scientists enlist baker's yeast in a hunt for new medicines

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:23:00 +0200

Now a new method developed by an international research team has the potential to accelerate target discovery with help from yeast cells, which are a simpler version of human cells but far better known at the molecular level. Teams led by Professors Charles Boone, a professor of molecular genetics....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:22:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for Obamacare repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:21:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Daughters' fight to save father's life Hamilton man says without his daughters' intervention, he'd be dead. Sponsored

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:20:00 +0200

When Maria and Loren Calder found out their father had lung cancer, they didn't think they would be the ones who would help to save him. "There are no words," Maria said. "You've got your healthy, hardworking Dad. We're all very close. As his daughters, you go into warrior mode.



McCain’s return, heavy with drama for “Obamacare” repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:19:00 +0200

WASHINGTON At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that’s defined the GOP for the past seven years. It’s a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for Obamacare repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:17:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) - At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain’s return, heavy with drama for “Obamacare” repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:15:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) — At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that’s defined the GOP for the past seven years. It’s a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Sen. McCain will return to Senate Tuesday ahead of health care showdown

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:14:00 +0200

Less than a week after announcing he has brain cancer, Sen. John McCain will return to the Senate as Republicans prepare to vote on Obamacare repeal and replacement. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will be back on Capitol Hill Tuesday. “Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States....



Charlie Gard parents drop legal fight, agree to let him die

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:14:00 +0200

Associated Press. LONDON (AP) - The parents of Charlie Gard, whose battle to get their critically ill baby experimental treatment stirred international sympathy and controversy, dropped their legal effort Monday, saying tearfully that it was time to let their son die.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:13:00 +0200

It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to Washington just days after a cancer diagnosis, to cast what could be the deciding vote Tuesday to open debate on legislation to repeal and replace "Obamacare.



McCain’s return, heavy with drama for “Obamacare” repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:12:00 +0200

WASHINGTON At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that’s defined the GOP for the past seven years. It’s a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:10:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:09:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



PICTURES AND VIDEO: Worcester Racecourse is awash with blue underpants for Go Dad Run

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:09:00 +0200

HUNDREDS of men and boys pulled on a pair of blue underpants and ran around Worcester Racecourse for the charity race Go Dad Run. Around 350 took part in this year's event, the third of its kind, to raise money and awareness for men's health. The event was first set up by retired athlete and....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:08:00 +0200

WASHINGTON (AP) At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism.



Where did Aryans come to India from? Genetics is beginning to affirm archaeological and literary evidence

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:06:00 +0200

Genetics is now in a position to act as an umpire between competing theories on the Aryan question. Earlier genetic studies dealt with mtDNA, which is transmitted by the mother; these studies pertain to much earlier periods. Since societies were male-driven and migrants would have been accompanied....



Australian Baptist pastor calls Islam ‘a cancer we must destroy’

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:05:00 +0200

Keith Piper, the pastor of Liberty Baptist Church , based in the Sydney suburb of Cherrybrook, uploaded a video of one of his sermons on his YouTube channel last year. The video has recently resurfaced in the Australian media, prompting calls for an investigation.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:04:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



6'4, 286 lb. 8th grader has offers from Ole Miss, Miss. State

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:03:00 +0200

COLUMBIA, MS (WMC) - An eighth grader in Mississippi is already making a huge impact on college coaches. Jaheim Oatis hasn’t started eighth grade yet, but already stands 6-4 and weighs 286 lbs. Oatis, from Columbia, Mississippi, is already a three-sport athlete who towers over his basketball....



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 05:00:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



Red Bank painter work, life, honored

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:59:00 +0200

RED BANK-Despite being diagnosed with colon cancer and enduring months of chemotherapy, artist Alexander John Goldenberg created a series of colorful paintings to not only face his illness but to fulfill his lifelong passion of being a painter. “Confronted with a cancer diagnosis, he followed his dream to paint bigger, brighter and bolder.



McCain's return, heavy with drama for "Obamacare" repeal

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:58:00 +0200

At the twilight of a storied career and battling a brain tumor, Sen. John McCain stands poised to deliver for his party and his president on the issue that's defined the GOP for the past seven years. It's a situation heavy with drama and symbolism. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will return to....



Sen. McCain will return to Senate Tuesday ahead of health care showdown

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:58:00 +0200

Less than a week after announcing he has brain cancer, Sen. John McCain will return to the Senate as Republicans prepare to vote on Obamacare repeal and replacement. The 80-year-old Arizona senator will be back on Capitol Hill Tuesday. “Senator McCain looks forward to returning to the United States....



John McCain to return to Senate Tuesday for health care vote 1 HR Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:55:00 +0200

(CNN) - Sen. John McCain, recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, will make a dramatic return to the Senate Tuesday to cast a critical vote on health care legislation. McCain's office announced Monday night he will return Tuesday. His return will amount to a surprise to most....



The UAE has set a world record after a Dubai hospital received the Guinness World Records for removing the largest kidneys in the world.

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:54:00 +0200

Dubai — The UAE has set a world record after a Dubai hospital received the Guinness World Records for removing the largest kidneys in the world. The kidneys were removed from 56-year-old Emirati patient Ahmad Saeed. His enlarged kidneys weighed 13 kilograms together, which is 40 times the weight of a normal kidney.



John McCain making surprise Senate return for GOP health care vote

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:54:00 +0200

WASHINGTON – John McCain will make a dramatic return to the Senate for a make-or-break vote on GOP health care legislation Tuesday, just days after getting diagnosed with a brain tumour. The decision by the 80-year-old senator to travel to Washington from his Arizona home was announced by his office in a brief press release late Monday night.



UNESCO announces winners of 2017 International Research in the Life Sciences Prize

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:53:00 +0200

The Director-General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, has announced the laureates of the UNESCO–Equatorial Guinea International Prize for Research in the Life Sciences for 2017. The Prize-winners are: Agricultural Research Organization (Volcani Center, Israel) The institute has successfully developed....



Researchers Find Corn Gene Conferring Resistance to Multiple Plant Leaf Diseases

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:53:00 +0200

Researchers at North Carolina State University have found a specific gene in corn that appears to be associated with resistance to two and possibly three different plant leaf diseases. In a paper published this week in Nature Genetics , NC State researchers pinpoint the gene caffeoyl-CoA....



Tech & Science

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 04:52:00 +0200

The discovery raises questions about the moon's origins and potentially bolsters future attempts to explore it. Boys and girls 9 to 17 months old show marked differences in their preference for stereotypically male versus stereotypically female toys. Pediatric oncologists must sometimes call in....