by | February 14, 2018 | 23:33

The $300 million used to clean up the Great Lakes every year since 2010 would be slashed to $30 million. The fund for the Chesapeake Bay is almost $73 million, but this year would receive $7.3 million. Speaking broadly of the president's proposed budget in a statement, Democratic Sen. Advocates say they'll resist the proposed spending cuts. Several lawmakers and environmental groups vowed to fight the drastic cuts.

by | February 14, 2018 | 23:27

Rudd has this week travelled to Silicon Valley to hold a series of meetings with the main communication service providers to discuss tackling terrorist content online. It was run by thousands of hours of content produced by ISIS which the government believes will automatically mould the tool for analysing, recognising and ultimately blocking extremist content.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:52

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTillerson: Russia already looking to interfere in 2018 midterms Dems pick up deep-red legislative seat in Missouri Speier on Trump's desire for military parade: "We have a Napoleon in the making" MORE threw the issue into the spotlight past year when he attacked NFL players who protested during the national anthem, calling for team owners to fire them.

by | February 14, 2018 | 22:32

In November, a courageous woman made me aware that a high-ranking individual within my political operation had previously made unwanted advances and sent her inappropriate text messages. He appeared alongside Heather Wier Vaught, an attorney for Madigan's personal campaign committee, who said a thorough investigation takes time. But, after hearing nothing further, she reached out again to Ald, Quinn in mid-January.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:33

The United States and the United Nations have called the military campaign against the Rohingya "ethnic cleansing". Doctors Without Borders estimates at least 6,700 Rohingya died in the first month of the violence that sparked the outpouring of refugees.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:27

Rains at the weekend raised hopes that the situation would improve, but the downpours were neither heavy nor long enough to have an effect on the situation. The country, however, has declared the drought a national disaster, BBC reported . A five-minute shower uses around 45 litres. It has been no easy task for Cape Town's residents.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:27

Batshuayi has proved he is more than capable of replacing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang , who left to join Arsenal on deadline day. Of the three, the Belgium global has enjoyed the most explosive start to life at his new club, scoring three times and laying on one assist in his first two appearances for Dortmund.

by | February 14, 2018 | 21:23

Sitting next to Maken, whose leadership she had criticised during the MCD election a year ago, Dikshit avoided questions on campaigning for the party and its future chief ministerial candidate. LG has given permission and funds have been allocated. He also said construction of 900 "mohalla clinics" is on priority. Kejriwal says corruption in Delhi has drastically declined in the last three years .

by | February 14, 2018 | 19:54

Now, the ants have been spotted caring for their casualties: cleaning their wounds and perhaps even administering antibiotics to fend off infections. These same ants, a species called Megaponera analis , were observed past year bringing their injured back to the nest , but no one knew what happened to the wounded ants after that, said study leader Erik Frank, a postdoctoral researcher at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland.

by | February 14, 2018 | 18:05

The research comes after a team of scientists, involving Durham University, previous year created nanorobots able to drill into and destroy cancer cells. Further, in the case of the melanoma model, the nanorobots appeared to be able to prevent the spread of melanoma to the liver and with the lung cancer model, the lungs even showed an ability to begin repairing themselves once the tumor growth had slowed.

by | February 14, 2018 | 17:39

They also knew that trying to culture all their soil samples in a lab would take forever, and that most would not replicate themselves under lab conditions anyway. They noted a sample from the desert regions that fitted the bill. The team looked for new members of this antibiotic family and tested them against known pathogens.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:29

Donald Redelmeier, a professor at the University of Toronto . April 20 has been associated with marijuana for at least the past few decades, and several major cities in the USA and Canada usually host annual "4/20" celebrations where participants publicly smoke weed in defiance of federal pot laws at 4:20 p.m., among other festivities.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:18

It happened in August, 2016 but was just reported by scientists this week. Doctors there pulled out 13 more, and weren't sure what to do. Instead, it was the cattle eye worm , known as Thelazia gulosa . Thankfully, it's pretty easy to get rid of these eye worms, since they stay on the surface of the eye and the conjunctiva, but that doesn't mean the worms aren't unsafe.

by | February 14, 2018 | 16:00

Although absolute reductions in waist circumference-an indicator of a potentially harmful midriff bulge-were small among the fast eaters, they were higher among the slow and normal speed eaters. 'Interventions aimed at reducing eating speed may be effective in preventing obesity and lowering the associated health risks'. People who didn't regularly eat snacks after dinner were 15% less likely to be obese (OR 0.85, 95% CI 0.8 to 0.9).

by | February 14, 2018 | 15:36

There have been three separate instances where she has gone to sleep with a crippling headache only to find herself speaking with a new accent. The British one, however, has lingered for about two years at this point and she has now come to terms with the possibility of speaking like Mary Poppins indefinitely.

by | February 14, 2018 | 13:08

The cumulative growth for the period April-December 2017 over the corresponding period of the previous year stands at 3.7%. Consumer price inflation slowed to 5.07 percent in January from 5.21 percent in December. "Numbers are along RBI's revised projections, with the next six months to stay firm on arithmetic terms i.e due to base effects", Radhika Rao, India Economist at DBS Bank said.

by | February 12, 2018 | 16:23

A government report from Friday revealed this year's flu epidemic is as bad as the swine flu epidemic in 2009. Unfortunately, the flu season probably won't start winding down anytime soon, Schuchat added. "This years' virus isn't new in terms of antigenic risk". Preventing flu with vaccination is the best way to avoid trouble, of course, but statistics released last week out of Canada suggest this season's vaccine is just 17 percent effective against the H3N2 strain.

by | February 12, 2018 | 07:00

The match saw Mkhitaryan, who created three goals, rekindle his celebrated partnership with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang. He also adds his time at Manchester United was a success and states the fact that he scored and won in the Europa League Final.

by | February 12, 2018 | 06:34

Huddersfield ditched the defensive tactics that have brought so little reward since Christmas and went for the win, their confidence seemingly lifted by a morale-boosting Cup victory against Birmingham City in midweek. From one cross, Mathias Jorgensen should have made it 2-1 but from another with a similar trajectory, Mounie rose to show how it is done. Instead Van la Parra took responsibility to stroke home.

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:05

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim told reporters the downed chopper was a T129 ATAK helicopter , and was shot down in Kirikhan district of Hatay province, killing two soldiers. "After seven years of paralysis in the (U.N.) Security Council, the situation in Syria is crying out to be referred to the International Criminal Court, as well as for a much more concerted effort by States to bring peace", Zeid said in a statement.

by | February 11, 2018 | 22:40

Christensen returned to Chelsea last summer following a highly productive two-year loan at Borussia Monchengladbach and, despite starting the season on the bench, he took Luiz's place in the middle of the back three in November after the Brazilian was dropped for a Premier League match against Manchester United due to tensions with Conte .

by | February 11, 2018 | 19:26

Manufacturer Purdue bowed to a key demand of lawsuits that blame the Connecticut-based company for helping trigger the opioid epidemic . The development also comes as Purdue faces dozens of lawsuits that accuse it of getting Americans hooked on the painkiller with the help of its aggressive marketing.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:18

But the best part that came out of this year's game is that Brady officially has more Super Bowl losses than Peyton Manning, so that really just proves that Manning is truly the superior one. On Monday, Brady's wife, Gisele Bundchen , also shared a photo praising her husband, his team and the Eagles. So you could say that I was very happy with him losing the Super Bowl this past Sunday.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:46

The Citizens have lost only once this season, and that result came against Liverpool at Anfield. "It's so important for the next games left". Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has hit back at criticism from TV pundit Gary Neville who claimed his decision to name only six substitutes against Burnley last weekend was "a joke".

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:27

Now, Brenner and his colleagues have show that UVC light can effectively kill airborne influenza. Broad-spectrum UVC light (200-400nm wavelength) is highly effective in killing bacteria and viruses by targeting the molecular DNA bonds. The study was published online today in Scientific Reports . In their prior investigations, Brenner's group shown that far-UVC light was compelling at executing MRSA (methicillin-safe S.

by | February 11, 2018 | 11:59

The inaugural run of Bhubaneswar-Delhi Rajdhani Express via Angul-Sambalpur City-Jharsuguda-Rourkela was flagged off Saturday. On the occasion, a function was organised at the Bhubaneswar where Transport Minister Nrushingha Charan Sahu, Tourism and Culture Minister Ashok Panda, MPs Prasanna Patsani and Nagendra Pradhan, MLAs Bijay Kumar Mohanty and Priyadarshi Mishra also spoke.

by | February 11, 2018 | 07:22

Stock has got OUTPERFORM rating from 0 analyst (s) whereas last month 0 analyst (s) have given outperform rating. The institutional investor held 972,200 shares of the hospital and nursing management company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $10.31 million, up from 184,900 at the end of the previous reported quarter.

by | February 10, 2018 | 18:54

Private Trust Co who had been investing in Abbvie Inc. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $183.86 billion market cap company. The stock increased 0.79% or $0.72 during the last trading session, reaching $91.59. (NYSE:V) or 10,400 shares. Pax World Lc holds 0.61% or 120,000 shares in its portfolio. (NYSE:ABBV). Shoker Inv Counsel owns 25,438 shares or 1.71% of their United States portfolio.

by | February 10, 2018 | 17:13

Though cases along the northern border near Canada and a bit along the West Coast show some signs of easing, there are "likely many more weeks to go", CDC spokeswoman Kristen Nordlund said. The CDC states that as many as 10 weeks could remain in this flu season. This season is now as bad as the swine flu epidemic nine years ago. This heartbreaking number is up 18 percent (10 deaths) from last week's totals, and it is unlikely to stabilize any time soon.

by | February 10, 2018 | 16:21

A 2-0 victory over Huddersfield last week, in which new signing Alexis Sanchez was outstanding, helped United make minor inroads into Manchester City's colossal lead, although the gap was still 13 points going into this weekend's fixtures.

by | February 10, 2018 | 13:38

Among the fans, there was an Indian woman who was carrying the tricolour and wanted a photograph with the star player. A throng of fans had gathered at the spot and Shahid was obliging all their requests by taking pictures with them. The maverick all-rounder seemed to be impressed with the Indian skipper Virat Kohli . Royal's captain Afridi spent some time with the fans after the series and also interacted with India Today to share his thoughts.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:39

After this week's event , which also features world No 1 Dustin Johnson and Open champion Jordan Spieth , McIlroy is joining Tiger Woods in teeing up in the Genesis Open in LA next week. "I feel like the best way to prepare you for a big week like the Masters is to be in contention, feeling those nerves down the stretch". "I think I have a great window of opportunity over the next 10 or 12 years to play great golf and to leave my mark on the game".

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:25

The Rivers State chapter of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has accused Governor Nyesom Wike of merely playing politics with his Wednesday's N200 million donation to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Benue State, while Rivers people are wallowing in abject suffering.

by | February 10, 2018 | 12:21

Sri Lankan spin wizard Rangana Herath has gone past Wasim Akram's tally of 414 wickets in Tests and that makes him the most successful left-arm bowler in cricket's oldest and longest format of the game. Mominul and Mushfiqur Rahim ensured there was no further damage before the lunch break. Herath took four wickets in the second innings after going wicketless in the first as the Lankans beat the hosts by a whopping 215 runs to clinch the series 1-0.

by | February 10, 2018 | 10:43

Michigan State Police said about 50 vehicles were involved in the Friday afternoon pileup in the highway's eastbound lanes just east of Kalamazoo. No information on injuries was immediately available. Thousands of air travelers are being delayed by a winter snowstorm that's moving across the across the upper Midwest. More than 200 flights were canceled at Detroit Metropolitan Airport in Romulus, Michigan, by early Friday.