• Fever during pregnancy linked to autism risk
Fever during pregnancy linked to autism risk

There are thousands of women who get an episode of fever or flu during their pregnancy, but do not have children with autism. Several episodes of fever after 12th week of pregnancy (in the second trimester ) may raise the risk of autism by three fold, says the study.

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  • Top 5 Games From Microsoft's E3 2017 Conference
Top 5 Games From Microsoft's E3 2017 Conference

Aiming at the hearts of gamers, Microsoft also showed off 42 coming games, with 22 titles being tailored for exclusive play on Xbox One consoles. The question is, will they? And secondly, it is more technically hard, Spencer explained. "Developers out there have a pipeline that knows how to support multiple specs", Spencer said. Minecraft - the...

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  • Suspect reported dead after congressman, guards injured in shooting outside DC
Suspect reported dead after congressman, guards injured in shooting outside DC

Capitol Police, first responders, and colleagues". A total of five people were struck in the shooting , including the gunman, now identified as 66-year-old James Hodgkinson from the state of IL. "When I heard the first shot, I thought it was a firework. The next thing I remember was somebody on the field yelling 'Run, he's got a gun'". Barto...

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  • Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe
Michigan health chief charged in Flint water probe

Another high-ranking state health department official, Dr. Eden Wells , was charged Wednesday with obstruction of justice and lying to an officer. Lyon is accused of failing to notify residents of Flint of an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease in the area between 2014-2015.

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  • Ohio Congressman misses GOP baseball shooting by minutes
Ohio Congressman misses GOP baseball shooting by minutes

Scalise underwent surgery for a wound to the hip, and was in critical condition. Capitol Police, who provided security for the practice, engaged the shooter, identified by authorities as James Hodgkinson, 66, from Belleville, Ill. A charity baseball game will take place as scheduled Thursday night at Nationals Park. Rep. Scott Taylor, R-2nd, sa...

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  • Sell-Side Research on DDR Corp. (DDR), First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)
Sell-Side Research on DDR Corp. (DDR), First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)

Mizuho has "Neutral" rating and $120 target. Barclays Capital maintained the stock with "Equalweight" rating in Monday, July 18 report. As per Monday, January 9, the company rating was upgraded by Wells Fargo. Qs Investors Ltd Llc invested in 0% or 10,416 shares. Blackrock Fund has 530,390 shares. Earnest Ptnrs Lc stated it has 0% in Twitter Inc (N...

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  • Alleged shooter of congressman apparently volunteered on Bernie Sanders' campaign
Alleged shooter of congressman apparently volunteered on Bernie Sanders' campaign

On May 22, he wrote "Trump is a Traitor". Trump Has Destroyed Our Democracy. On Monday, he posted a Yahoo News article about Trump's most recent Cabinet meeting, in which Cabinet members went around the table and praised the president.

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  • MI health chief charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint water crisis probe
MI health chief charged with involuntary manslaughter in Flint water crisis probe

Although legionnaires' disease primarily affects the lungs, it occasionally can cause infections in wounds and in other parts of the body, including the heart. Many still rely on bottled water, which can be picked up free at distribution centers in Flint. Local outletMichigan Live reports that Attorney General Bill Schuette will charge Lyon wit...

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  • Hawaii passes law to align its environmental goals with Paris climate accord
Hawaii passes law to align its environmental goals with Paris climate accord

David Ige's office announced Tuesday. Gov. Jerry Brown told The Associated Press at an worldwide clean energy conference in Beijing that Trump's decision to pull the US out of the Paris agreement will ultimately prove only a temporary setback.

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  • Trump visits hospital treating wounded lawmaker
Trump visits hospital treating wounded lawmaker

Capitol Police Officer Crystal Griner is still at MedStar Washington Hospital and is listed in good condition. It was reported that "at least five people", including Scalise, as well as two Capitol Police officers, were shot during the congressional baseball practice outside Washington, D.C.

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  • N. Korea Urges S. Korea to Take Steps to Ease Military Tensions
N. Korea Urges S. Korea to Take Steps to Ease Military Tensions

South Korean military officials estimate that North Korea possesses around 300 military drones. "Two missile launchers and the fire control radar of the system, which have already been deployed, were also included in the pictures". The neighbors are technically at war after the 1950-53 Korean War ended in a truce and not a peace treaty. But No...

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  • US House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice
US House majority whip shot at congressional baseball practice

But then the shooting started, and they all scrambled for cover. In recent years, after high-profile mass shootings occurred, such as the carnage at Sandy Hook Elementary School in CT in 2012 which claimed 28 lives, including 20 children, Democrats tried but failed each time to reform the country's flawed gun laws.

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  • National Blood Donor Week: local donors helping save lives
National Blood Donor Week: local donors helping save lives

Donate Blood to give back life. "If they want, they can have that (donation) separated out", Williams said. She urged more people to donate blood, saying donating was a painless procedure that lasted no more than about 30 minutes. Some of us may take it for granted, or have never donated once in our lives. "Being prepared is the way to go, so...

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  • A look at the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting
A look at the victims of the congressional baseball practice shooting

Trump , who has been in office since January, also called for unity at a time of sharp political divides in America. The FBI has taken control of the crime scene, which is located some 7 miles away from the White House in Washington , D.C.

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  • Chicago says reforms can work without courts
Chicago says reforms can work without courts

The lawsuit argues it's the only way reforms will get done. "Absent federal court supervision, nothing will improve". Emanuel later acknowledged the Trump Administration would likely not push for police reform , though Donald Trump had often criticized Chicago's violence during his campaign.

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  • DVACK to hold screening for Elder Abuse Awareness Month
DVACK to hold screening for Elder Abuse Awareness Month

Around 53 per cent elders feel they are discriminated against in Indian society, 61 per cent elders feel people get impatient with them, since they are slow. According to HelpAge, this is the first time the NGO has conducted a survey on elders abused and mistreated in public places. Neglect is the highest recorded type of elderly abuse in Fiji.

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  • Samsung Pay add 38 more banks and credit unions
Samsung Pay add 38 more banks and credit unions

As the announcement date for the Galaxy Note 8 remains clouded, the bigger question is whether Samsung will have enough time to fix arguably the worst feature on the Galaxy S8 before carrying it over to the Galaxy Note 8 or if the flawed design will once again be used for the upcoming device.

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  • We Support Congressional Baseball Game
We Support Congressional Baseball Game

In a televised statement, Mr Trump called for unity , and added that Mr Scalise was "badly injured" but in stable condition. Texas Rep. Roger Williams said that one of his aides, Zack Barth, was shot but was doing well and expected to fully recover.

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  • Restrictions in parts of Kashmir to foil protests
Restrictions in parts of Kashmir to foil protests

The shutdown against Adil's killing was called by joint resistance leadership including Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik. Protests also erupted in Tral area of Pulwama district against the Shopian youth's killing. The commercial hub in and around Lal Chowk, including Maisuma and Amira Kadal areas, was sealed with b...

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  • American reverses plan to cut an inch of legroom -- in three rows
American reverses plan to cut an inch of legroom -- in three rows

American is sticking to its plan to fit 172 passengers on the new 737 MAX planes, as USA Today notes, but is simply ditching a row of the more spacious " Main Cabin Extra ", which typically offer 36-37 inches of legroom, to recoup the space lost in the plans to scrap the three even-tighter rows.

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