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9 dead of mystery illness in Liberia as Ebola is ruled out


There have been speculations across Liberia that the symptoms of the illness were similar to that of Ebola, which ravaged the country in 2014. " In the meantime, an investigation is underway to ascertain the origin of the disease in Greenville , " he said. Read More »

Marine Le Pen laisse un message aux "insoumis"


Dans cette ville du bassin minier, où Marine Le Pen a obtenu plus de 41 % des voix au premier tour contre 15 % environ à Emmanuel Macron, l'ancien ministre de l'Économie a assuré qu'il continuerait à " aller au charbon, rendre des comptes, parler, expliquer comme je le fais avec vous ". Read More »

FDA Approves Midostaurin to Treat Acute Myeloid Leukemia


Initially evaluated as treatment for the broad population of patients with AML, midostaurin failed to demonstrate efficacy. The FDA based the approval of midostaurin on results of a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial that included 717 patients with treatment-naive FLT3-positive AML. Read More »

Chelsea fans criticise Mourinho for Manchester derby stalemate


They were the better managers, better players and they beat us. Guardiola , whose team travel to Middlesbrough on Sunday, admitted City should have won the game. It has already lifted the League Cup and is 23 league games unbeaten while in line for more silverware - and a UCL place - through the Europa League where it is in the last 4. Read More »

Lovren signs new deal at Liverpool


Meanwhile manager Jurgen Klopp hailed Lovren's contribution as he became one of a number of stars to commit his future to the club during 2017, including Philippe Coutinho and Adam Lallana. "He is physically strong, quick and a good footballer". "Sometimes of course, decision making could be better". Lovren has not overly impressed for Liverpool since joining from Southampton for £20m but the club hierarchy believe he has done enough to warrant a new contract, which will see him earn ... Read More »

Winners and losers after Round 1 of the 2017 NFL Draft

They had the opportunity to select Clemson's Deshaun Watson with the 12th pick, but traded it to the Texans in exchange for the 25th pick and an additional first-rounder next year. " I want to be the best ", Garrett said. While he graded No. 1 among all FBS safeties in pass-rushing productivity and towards the top in run defense, most of the plays he made while attacking forward were unblocked, and his size suggests that he won't be able to play a similar role in the NFL. Read More »

Marine Le Pen s'adresse aux Insoumis de Jean-Luc Mélenchon


Ce chassé-croisé surprise et contrasté dans l'accueil fait monter d'un cran l'intensité autour de cette campagne de second tour. Mais aussi de manière plus pratique, puisqu'il s'agirait d'une sortie de la zone Euro et de Schengen, contrairement au Royaume-Uni. Read More »

UBS affiche un bond de 79% de son bénéfice trimestriel — UBS N


UBS indique que si la reprise économique globale se poursuit, l'incertitude macroéconomique, les tensions géopolitiques et la situation politique pausent des 'risques'. La banque a également continué de mener à bien son programme de réduction nette des coûts. Le ratio de fonds propres CET1 s'établit à fin mars à 14,1% contre 13,8% à la fin 2016. Read More »

France/présidentielle: Macron serait largement élu face à Le Pen (sondage)


Avant de railler: "Je ne suis pas en train de manger des petits fours avec quelques représentants qui en réalité ne représentent qu'eux-mêmes". Elle a promis que, si elle était élue, l'usine Whirlpool ne fermerait pas. Il y a le projet d'une France fracturée, refermée, qui est la trahison de la France. "Je considère que Christophe Sirugue (l'actuel secrétaire d'État chargé de l'industrie, ndlr) a fait du bon travail jusqu'ici". Read More »

New test could detect glaucoma before symptoms begin


Detecting the condition earlier means that treatment can start before vision begins to deteriorate. The test could also diagnose early-onset degenerative neurological conditions, such as Parkinson's, Alzheimer's and multiple sclerosis. DARC helps detect cell death, and in the early stages of glaucoma, when vision loss is minimal. 'Our developments mean we could diagnose patients 10 years earlier than was previously possible'. Read More »

Hemp seeds to be legalised as a food


It could take up to 18 months before legal changes were made to allow the new standard to take effect. "It is estimated it will initially generate between $10 million and $20 million in export revenue and create about 20 jobs". Bennett described it as an exciting new industry. The high-level Food Standards Australia and NZ (FSANZ) forum has previously rejected applications to use heep seed for food. Read More »

Les homosexuels pourront bientôt donner leur sang "dans un cadre sécurisé"


Le hic, la longue période d'exclusion en cas de comportement à risque que prévoit le texte est loin de contenter la Rainbow House , qui regroupe diverses associations LGBT à Bruxelles. Et surtout, si tu as un tatouage ou si tu es homosexuel, tu étais tout simplement interdit à vie de donner ton sang. "Nous ne sommes pas du tout satisfaits de la décision", a commenté Arnaud Arseni, chargé de projets. Read More »

Fetal lambs grown in artificial womb - are humans next?

Emily Partridge, CHOP researcher. Helping premature babies to survive is a growing challenge because advances mean more premature babies are surviving birth, but there still is the challenge of helping them survive and preventing illness, or morbidity. Read More »

Why Cooper Tire & Rubber Co's Shares Plunged 11% Today


That's down from $106 million a year ago. Up to Thursday's close, shares of the company had risen 14.8 percent this year. ( CTB ) reported first quarter 2017 net income of $31 million or $0.57 per share, down from $59 million or $1.05 per share past year. Read More »

Slides (Foster), surges (Davis) from 1st round of NFL draft


Peppers played multiple positions for the Wolverines. The Browns took MI safety Jabrill Peppers with the 25th pick. The Bears surprisingly traded up from No. Buffalo (from Kansas City), Tre'Davious White, db, LSU. (And, anyway, didn't anybody see the seven tackles - 3.5 of them for loss - Garrett recorded against Alabama a year ago?) Garrett stands 6-feet-4 and weighs 272 pounds, and yet he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.64 seconds at the NFL Combine. Read More »

What's in a name? Bronx Zoo proudly displays 'snot otters'


The 60-centimetre-long amphibian is North America's only giant salamander. They get little respect from age-old nicknames based on the fold of slippery reddish-brown skin that gives them the look of lasagna. "They are a very valuable indicator of the ecosystems in which they are found", Torregrosa said. Indeed, these "Snot Otters" are actually Eastern hellbenders, and they're native to New York State. Read More »

Sondage : le vote Emmanuel Macron stable face à Marine Le Pen

Plusieurs centaines de jeunes ont protesté, ce jeudi 27 avril, contre la présence de la candidate du Front national et du candidat d'En marche! au second tour de l'élection présidentielle. Ses services ont transmis cette semaine aux juges financiers à Paris une réévaluation du préjudice potentiel pour les salaires qui auraient été versés frauduleusement aux assistants d'eurodéputés frontistes, a appris jeudi l'AFP de sources proches du dossier. Read More »

India notifies compliance of United Nations sanctions on North Korea


But signaling that military action remains possible, Thornton has told a Washington think tank that the administration treats North Korea as its primary security challenge and is serious that "all options are on the table". "They confirmed to us that they had requested the regime conduct no further nuclear test". He also said he has been sceptical of China's willingness to exert its influence over North Korea and convince Pyongyang to pull back from the brink. Read More »

'Plastic bag' womb could help keep premature babies alive


It could also reduce the estimated $43 billion the US spends every year caring for premature infants. The odds of survival aren't great-only about half of babies birthed at this age survive-but it's possible. This exposes them to a host of chronic health conditions, as their lungs and brains are still in very early stages of development. But, the study noted, the alternative is the ventilator in the neonatal intensive care unit. Read More »