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Political parties suspend election campaigns in wake of 'appalling' Manchester attack

Political parties suspend election campaigns in wake of 'appalling' Manchester attack

An apparent suicide bomber attacked an Ariana Grande concert as it ended Monday night, killing 22 people among a panicked crowd of young concertgoers, some still wearing the star's trademark kitten ears as they fled. "I felt a bit of pain in my foot and my leg". "I looked around and people were just spilling down, heading out of the building". "I was about three metres from the actual explosion.


FDA clears Merck's Keytruda for cancer patients with certain biomarkers

FDA clears Merck's Keytruda for cancer patients with certain biomarkers

The FDA today granted accelerated approval to pembrolizumab for adults and children with unresectable or metastatic, microsatellite instability-high or mismatch repair-deficient solid tumors. The data from 5 uncontrolled, multi-center, single-arm studies, included 149 patients with MSI-H or dMMR cancers-a majority (90) had CRC and the remaining 59 were diagnosed with one of 14 other cancers.


McDonnell urges Labour supporters not to believe opinion polls

McDonnell urges Labour supporters not to believe opinion polls

He said he was "optimistic", but: "I don't see Labour winning". I was elected by a very large number of members and supporters, ordinary people all over this country. Many local Labour politicians said "success" was winning a majority of the 650 seats available in parliament and warned that McCluskey's comments were demoralising.


Individuals can win games but teamwork can win titles: Rohit

Individuals can win games but teamwork can win titles: Rohit

With this win, Mumbai Indians created history by becoming the first team to win three IPL trophies while their captain Rohit Sharma became the first player to win four IPL titles and the first captain to win three IPLs. But Krunal Pandya kept his composure and added a vital 50 runs for the eighth wicket with Johnson before he fell off the last ball of the innings which gave Christian (2-34) his second wicket of the innings.


US teen's death after caffeine binge sparks concern over energy drinks

US teen's death after caffeine binge sparks concern over energy drinks

Still, while Cripe's passing is a shocking, extreme case, caffeinated drinks are nonetheless a major medical concern. A single cup of coffee, which contains 100 mg of caffeine, brings caffeine blood levels up to about 5 or 6 mg/L . Evidently, committed caffeine aficionados don't have much to worry about if they stick to coffee, tea, and the occasional energy drink, and restrain themselves from cavalier doses - and indeed mixing their intake with other stimulants .