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Ireland U17 GK sent off DURING penalty shoot-out

Ireland U17 GK sent off DURING penalty shoot-out

Many on social media are confused as to exactly why Corcoran was sent off - some have theorised that it may have been for dissent - but the rulebook clearly states that a keeper must be given a second yellow if the referee sees him come off his line for a penalty.


UCLA Scientists Transfer Memories Between Sea Slugs

UCLA Scientists Transfer Memories Between Sea Slugs

The type of RNA relevant to these findings is believed to regulate a variety functions in the cell involved with the development and disease. Some of the new snails received RNA from the trained cohort, and some, as controls, from the untrained group.


The common cold: Could we be close to a cure?

The common cold: Could we be close to a cure?

Caused by a family of viruses with hundreds of variants, it is almost impossible to treat, as no single vaccination exists against it, meaning people resort to treating the symptoms rather than the virus itself. Researchers are now working on a drug that can be inhaled for people who have just started getting the sniffles. The results of the first tests were published today in the journal Nature Chemistry .


Voting Begins in Contra Costa County For June 2018 Primary Election

Voting Begins in Contra Costa County For June 2018 Primary Election

Ohio County Schools Superintendent Scott Lewis faces Jordan Lanham for the Republican nomination. In the 17th, Democratic Congressman Conor Lamb is running against Republican Congressman Keith Rothfus. Six incumbents - Democrats Mike Doyle of Pittsburgh and Brendan Boyle and Dwight Evans of Philadelphia and Republicans Brian Fitzpatrick of Bucks County, Tom Marino of Lycoming County and Lloyd Smucker of Lancaster County - are facing primary challenges.


World Health Organization calls for a global ban on trans fats

World Health Organization calls for a global ban on trans fats

However, they've become widely produced by industry to create vegetable fats for use in margarine, snack food, packaged baked goods, and frying fast food. They used them in such fare as doughnuts, cookies and deep-fried foods", Stobbe continues. Trans-fats increase levels of LDL-cholesterol, a well-accepted biomarker for cardiovascular disease risk, and decreases levels of HDL-cholesterol, which carry away cholesterol from arteries and transport it to the liver, that secretes it into the bile.


Why Ebola keeps striking back in DR Congo?

Why Ebola keeps striking back in DR Congo?

World - The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that stopping the latest Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be a serious, tough and a costly challenge, which requires preparedness for all scenarios. Furthermore, fruit bats are considered to be the main host of the disease, some analysts say, but it is also introduced into humans through close contact with the blood, organs or other bodily fluids of other infected animals, such as gorillas, antelope and ...