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National Hot Dog Day 2018 freebies & deals TODAY

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Wednesday, July 18. To celebrate, some restaurant chains will be offering special deals. The Charlotte-based hot dog restaurant based its survey on more than 1 million hot dogs served during the company's first six years. If you're not a loyalty member, just download the My Hwy 55 app to enjoy the deal! Dine-in only, while supplies last for new users at participating locations. Read More »

How significant is Trump's Supreme Court pick?

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Is there a Supreme Court sign in these tea leaves? He was a runner-up past year when Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. They see him as too pragmatic and have painted him as the kind of nominee who could betray conservatives. Read More »

Medical milestone: US OKs marijuana-based drug for seizures

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An FDA advisory panel recommended the approval of Epidiolex last April, specifically for the treatment of Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome , two serious and rare forms of epilepsy that appear at an early age. A drug made from a derivative of marijuana has been approved for patients with certain forms of epilepsy. And Epidiolex could well be the first in a wave of marijuana-based therapies; agency officials said they have implemented regulatory processes to help drug ... Read More »

5000 people take part in Indian Embassy Yoga Day celebrations

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Interestingly, the celebrations of International Yoga Day (IDY) 2018 which were being conducted in Lucknow were interrupted by heavy rainfall, but the spirit of the people to perform Yoga could not be washed away as a large number of people joined in the celebrations all over the country. Read More »

More Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip Chemo - Gene Test

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As of January 2018, there are more than 3.1 million women with a history of breast cancer in the U.S. This includes women now being treated and women who have finished treatment. "Therefore they should get the chemotherapy along with hormonal treatment". The study reportedly found that gene tests on the tumor samples could identify the women who are eligible to skip chemotherapy . Read More »

American Cancer Society urges earlier testing for colon cancer

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The researchers also commissioned a microsimulation modeling study involving a model called MISCAN, which simulates colorectal cancer incidence and mortality and estimates risk factors and the impact of screening and treatment practices. The current study worked with the MISCAN model, adjusting the lifetime incidence of colorectal cancer to reflect the most current data, which includes higher incidence younger in the lifespan. Read More »

New Zealand orders mass cattle cull to eradicate disease

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New Zealand will slaughter more than 100,000 cows in an effort to eradicate a bacterial disease. The eradication of Mycoplasma bovis will not be an easy one, but is possible because it's not widespread and there's only one strain of the disease out there. Read More »

Everything To Know About Deadly Nipah Virus

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The state of Kerala , in southern India, is on high alert due to deaths caused by Nipah Virus Outbreak, especially after the death of a doctor treating a Nipah Virus patient. The symptoms that start appearing five to 14 days after infection include dizziness, headache, fever, nausea, drowsiness and confusion. Eating fruits that have been partially eaten by infected bats or the cooked meat of infected animals can also lead to people developing the virus. Read More »

Nipah kills one more in Kerala; public meetings banned, exams put off

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The fact that the virus has infected people in only two districts of Kozhikode and Malappuram, those hailing from other districts are not having much concerns. Nipah Virus is a newly emerging zoonosis that causes a severe disease in both animals and humans. On Twitter , the Bahraini consulate in Mumbai urged citizens "to be cautious 'til the situation is under control", while the UAE consulate in Kerala advised Emirati nationals to take precautions and follow the instructions of Indian ... Read More »

Jared Kushner receives permanent security clearance

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Mr. Kushner's F.B.I. background checks had dragged on for a year. It was revealed in February that Kushner had been operating with an interim security clearance for more than a year. "A year ago, Jared was one of the first to voluntarily cooperate with any investigation into the 2017 campaign and related topics", Lowell said. He could lose his clearance tomorrow if he is indicted. Read More »

Ebola cases on rise, reach 14 in DRC

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Currently, WHO said it considers the public health risk to be high at the national level, moderate at the regional level and low at the worldwide level. Meanwhile, humanitarian organisation Doctors without Borders has intensified its response to the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Read More »

Maple Leafs promote Kyle Dubas, 32, to GM

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May. But Dubas knows the organization as well as anyone, and his ability to build bridges when it comes to hockey's major modern philosophical debate - analytics vs.an "old-school", eyeball-test approach - appealed to Shanahan, who gave Dubas a five-year contract as GM. Read More »

Trump tells West Virginia Republicans Blankenship can not win Senate race

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On a West Virginia radio show, he suggested that McConnell faces a conflict of interest because he's married to Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao, who was born in Taiwan to Chinese parents. Problem is, Don Blankenship , now running for Senate, can't win the General Election in your State... This article has been updated to include statements from Don Blankenship and Rep. Read More »

Day grabs two-shot lead after 54 holes at Quail Hollow

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Thinking for a moment that he had holed his birdie putt, he raised his putter in triumph, only to see the ball skirt by the edge and run several feet past. Although he has hit just half the fairways, Woods hit 15 of 18 greens, matching his best of the year, which came in the final round of the Masters . Read More »

Women Caught Up In Cervical Screening Delays Have Died

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However, the cases of 442 women were reviewed and for 208 women earlier intervention was suggested. However, it did not cover all cases notified to the National Cancer Registry. I recognise that to do so can not have been easy for her or her family. More than 2,000 women have called the CervicalCheck helpline over the weekend. Read More »

Sharks vs. Golden Knights live stream, Game 3

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With Donskoi out, DeBoer began Monday's game with Tierney as the first line center between Joe Pavelski and Kane, who returned after he served a one-game suspension Saturday for cross-checking Vegas' Pierre-Edouard Bellemare in the face in Game 1 . Read More »

Wenger salutes his young side after United defeat

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But we still need four points to finish second which is what we want". The first game, at the Emirates on Thursday (April 26), ended 1-1 and although Wenger protected most of his regulars by playing a young, experimental side, he still picked up one injury worry with Henrikh Mkhitaryan going off injured in the second half. Read More »

Barclays thinks new iPhones won't include headphone adapter

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The 3D Touch feature was one of the biggest additions for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, released back in September 2015. For 2018, Kuo has predicted that Apple will release three new iPhones , a 5.8-inch OLED iPhone, a 6.1-inch LCD iPhone, and a 6.5-inch OLED iPhone. Read More »

MS Dhoni does his daughter's hair after CSK's win over RCB

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Dhoni perished in his attempt to accelerate. Crucial breaks for the visitors. Pitch: Pune's pitch has always given us some good cricket matches to witness, and if these two teams bat well, we might have a cracker of a game. That happened to be the first of Mumbai's four last-over defeats. Mumbai have a host of top-quality fast bowlers to call upon, including Jasprit Bumrah , Mustafizur Rahman and Mitchell McClenaghan. Read More »

Drinking coffee during pregnancy could make babies obese, experts say

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Pregnant women should cut out coffee and other caffeinated food and drink completely to prevent their children from becoming overweight, a controversial new study suggests. Sources of caffeine in the study included coffee, black tea, caffeinated soft drinks, energy drinks, chocolate, chocolate milk, sandwich spreads; and desserts, cakes, and candies. Read More »

WhatsApp Soon to Ban Under Sixteen from Using Its Service

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The European users will be required to confirm the minimum age limit when they are prompted to agree with the new terms of service and a privacy policy . Matthew Kershew, director of content at Iris, an advertising agency and management consultancy, says WhatsApp's new policy is "just a gesture", and is likely to be unenforceable. Read More »

OPCW Fact-Finding Mission Samples From Second Site in Douma

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Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman responded by saying that if the powerful S-300 was used against Israeli jets , the system would be destroyed. The Syrian air defense was able to successfully shot down 46 cruise missiles that the US, France and the United Kingdom fired at it on April 14, a senior Russian military commander says, rejecting American claims that all of the missiles hit their targets. Read More »

Top Houthi official killed in Saudi-led air strike in Yemen

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The rebels' Supreme Political Council, the highest political body in areas under their control, says Monday that its president, Saleh al-Samad, was killed by the raid in the coastal Hodeida province. Mahdi al-Mashat, a former fighter who until now directed al-Houthi's office, was elected as a successor. But the United Nations and Western relief agencies have found that of the thousands of civilians killed in the past three years, most died as a result of airstrikes by the coalition. Read More »

Shane Watson's superlative ton puts CSK on top of the table

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CSK , forced out of Chennai due to the Cauvery dispute, were shepherded by the 36-year-old Australian, who hammered 106 from 57 balls to lead his side to a challenging 204 for five after being invited to bat. For Royals to have any sort of a chance, they needed a bright start but CSK bowlers ensured that there weren't any easy runs on offer. Watson, who was playing against one of his former teams, was named man of the match. Read More »

Lady 'Cats win two games as season end nears

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Grace Ann Clark was 1-3 with 2 RBIs. On Monday, the Spartans beat Community Christian School 13-0. With two outs, Jolee Hastings reached base on an error that resulted in Nuckols crossing home plate before Gerdes crossed home plate on a Hayden walk. Read More »

CDC reports E.Coli infections linked to lettuce distributed from Yuma

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As the investigation continues, public health officials at the CDC and in Idaho are advising against eating pre-chopped romaine lettuce from the Yuma, Ariz., growing region until further information is known. The age range of those infected ranges from 12 to 84 years old. The state has not named any eatery involved in the outbreak. The agency stated this E. Read More »

United States allies strike attacks in Syria

The Kremlin on Saturday condemned Western air strikes on Syria where its armed forces are backing President Bashar al-Assad. Assad made the remarks during a phone call with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, who called Assad after the U.S-led attack on Syria, the state news agency SANA reported . Read More »

Blizzard warnings and watches posted for much of Nebraska

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Wind gusts of up to 50 miles per hour could make travel very hard especially south and west of the metro. This weekend's winter-like weather could shape up to "be an historic storm if the current forecast pans out", according to the National Weather Service. Read More »

Japan gets new coach for World Cup

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Japan are on the lookout for a new coach only two months before the World Cup begins after sacking Vahid Halilhodzic following a poor recent run of form. "We'll do everything we can to produce good results (at the World Cup )". A 1-1 draw against Mali followed soon by a 2-1 defeat to Ukraine left many wondering over his future, but the former Bosnia global has now been relieved of his duties after being informed on Saturday afternoon (prior to the official announcement on Monday), ... Read More »

Mariners' James Paxton, eagle landing perch, was just 'trying not to panic'

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Any normal player might have freaked out, but Paxton, who fans call "Big Maple" thanks to his Canadian heritage and his 6-foot-4, 235 pound frame, stood relatively stalwart as the Eagle prepared for landing. The raptor's handler immediately came running onto the field with his big leather arm sleeve and the bird finally cooperated and stopped going after Paxton. Read More »

'Fake weed' linked to second death in IL

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Federal officers made undercover purchases of the illegal substances, marketed as "Matrix", "Blue Giant" and "Crazy Monkey", the AP reported. Nine people have tested positive for a lethal anticoagulant used in rat poison . The fake weed problem in IL only worsens. " There could be additional deaths coming; it is hard to say", Arnold added. This isn't the first time a region of the United States has seen an outbreak of health problems tied to synthetic cannabinoids . Read More »

Ibrahimovic speaks on match-winning brace on LA Galaxy debut

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic made his LA Galaxy debut in remarkable fashion with a 40-yard equaliser and a stoppage-time victor in a stunning 4-3 win over Los Angeles FC. I just wanted to come in. On his first goal , the ball fell perfectly for him to fire away. Ibrahimovic, widely considered one of the most famous players in the world, joined the Galaxy from English powerhouse Manchester United last week. Read More »