Health

Texas reports first case of Zika likely from local mosquitoes

Texas reports first case of Zika likely from local mosquitoes

Texas said it now has no other suspected cases of local Zika transmission, but officials there plan to step up efforts to watch for the virus. "The number of Zika virus disease cases that we've documented in Puerto Rico in the a year ago is substantially larger than we've seen for any dengue epidemic in the last." he pauses to ponder how long, "Well, ever".


Jennifer Aniston gets a Thanksgiving surprise from her husband

Jennifer Aniston gets a Thanksgiving surprise from her husband

Oh, and the two celebs played a HIGHlarious game of Sumo Charades too! She explained that when everyone thought Theroux wasn't going to be there, they were very nonchalant. Now that's something you don't see every day: a normally social-media-averse Jennifer Aniston taking a Snapchat selfie! "Just came back from a vacation and we came back from being in pretty much no where".


White House rejects Trump's fraud claims

White House rejects Trump's fraud claims

Mr Trump had already described as a "scam" the efforts by Green Party nominee Jill Stein to revisit the vote count in Wisconsin, Michigan and Pennsylvania. Representing Trump during the campaign proved lucrative for Jones Day - according to a report by the Daily Beast in early October , the campaign by then had spent $2.5m on legal services.


Lack of sleep costing United Kingdom economy up to £40b a year

Lack of sleep costing United Kingdom economy up to £40b a year

The less we sleep, the less we benefit from the memory-storing properties of sleep. "How would those countries-the USA, the UK, Germany, Japan and Canada-look if the proportion of people who sleep less than a certain amount of time actually improve?" wondered Marco Hafner , a research leader at RAND Europe and the report's main author.



Spiritual Experiences Seem to Trigger the Brain's Reward System

Such experiences are central to the maintenance of religious beliefs and convictions. Yet we know so little about what actually happens in the brain during these experiences. The participants were told to push a button when they had a spiritual experience. Many were tearful by the end of the scan, Ferguson and his colleagues said in a university news release.


Ohio State Attack Sends 9 to Hospital, Suspect Killed

Ohio State Attack Sends 9 to Hospital, Suspect Killed

Just three months ago, Abdul Razak Ali Artan was featured in the Ohio State student newspaper The Lantern as part of the paper's series "Humans of Ohio State". Law enforcement officials have not identified a motive for the Ohio State violence but have suggested terrorism as a possibility. Ohio State Police Chief Craig Stone says it was fortunate there was a nearby gas leak that Horujko had gone to investigate.