• 'Brain Training' Games May Be No Better than Video Games, Study Finds
'Brain Training' Games May Be No Better than Video Games, Study Finds

But researchers saw no changes in participants' neural activity and no improvements in their cognitive performance beyond those seen in controls. In 2016, Lumosity had to pay $2 million in fines for making medical claims in ads without the proper science to back them up.

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  • Mindanao troops to support Congress' decision on martial law extension
Mindanao troops to support Congress' decision on martial law extension

The fighting also prompted Duterte to declare martial law over the entire southern Philippines. 'IMBECILIC' For its part, the Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) slammed the government's "plan" to extend martial law in Mindanao and criticized Mr.

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  • Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home
Amazon launches service to set up smart gadgets in your home

Amazon already offers a marketplace where service providers offer services like plumbing, masonry, TV mounting and more. In a move designed to rival Best Buy's Geek Squad installation and fix team, the online giant is quietly creating its own fleet of gadget experts, according to ReCode .

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  • Salman Khan to bear Tubelight losses
Salman Khan to bear Tubelight losses

Barring Tubelight , Salman has tasted success on Eid in the past several years. Then came Salman Khan's Tubelight release at a time when GST was a dominant factor all of June and July 2017, so much so, that promotions of the film could not even catch the audiences' attention as they were pre-occupied with GST.

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  • Smelling food before eating linked to weight gain
Smelling food before eating linked to weight gain

In a study using mice , United States researchers found that the smell of food could play an important role in how the body processes calories. To prove this hypothesis, researchers tested three groups of mice - one group had a compromised sense of smell , one had an absent sense of smell , and one had a fully functioning sense of smell ....

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  • Theresa May launches inquiry into contaminated blood scandal
Theresa May launches inquiry into contaminated blood scandal

The announcement from Jeremy Hunt follows a campaign from former Labour minister Andy Burnham and a joint letter calling for a public inquiry from the leaders of the six opposition parties. The UK imported supplies of the clotting agent Factor VIII from the USA, some of which turned out to be infected - and much of the plasma used to make the pro...

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  • Yemen cholera outbreak tops 300000 suspected cases: ICRC
Yemen cholera outbreak tops 300000 suspected cases: ICRC

A cholera outbreak in war-torn Yemen is thought to have infected 300,000 people in the past 10 weeks, the International Committee of the Red Cross says. Although the disease is easily treatable, doing so in Yemen has proved particularly hard. Yemen's civilian population was already coping with the world's worst humanitarian disaster before this e...

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  • Zika virus reaches India's Tamil Nadu
Zika virus reaches India's Tamil Nadu

Samples were forwarded to the National Institute of Virology in Pune, according to the protocol, too, confirmed it on July 6, he added. The researchers show that Zika virus may manipulate this process in the placenta to infect the developing fetus.

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  • Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:AEUA) Trading Volume Significantly Lower
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:AEUA) Trading Volume Significantly Lower

Other hedge funds have also modified their holdings of the company. In other news, Chairman R A. Walker bought 19,300 shares of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation stock in a transaction dated Wednesday, May 17th. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.46%. Anadarko Petroleum Corporation's dividend payout ratio is presen...

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  • Remarks by President Trump Before Bilateral Meeting with President Xi of China
Remarks by President Trump Before Bilateral Meeting with President Xi of China

We are developing, and have developed, a wonderful relationship. On Wednesday, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said she would propose new sanctions to the 15-member council in coming days, though Russian Federation has said further sanctions would not resolve the issue.

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  • Game of Thrones Season 7 Ending Spoilers
Game of Thrones Season 7 Ending Spoilers

Clapton has essentially confirmed what fans already suspected (and set reports from past year showed): Jon and Daenerys-the last two Targaryens in Westeros known to viewers-will meet at last. With the main continent in disarray after all of the war, betrayal, and rebellions, it seems as though she is going to have a hard time navigating the...

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  • Emotion-charged Charlie Gard case to continue
Emotion-charged Charlie Gard case to continue

There has been a lengthy legal battle over whether Great Ormond Street Hospital or Charlie's parents have the right to decide on his treatment, with the former trying to pull the baby's life support and the latter wanting to move him elsewhere for experimental treatment.

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  • Cow slaughter ban: SC upholds Madras HC's stay
Cow slaughter ban: SC upholds Madras HC's stay

He also said that the Centre was not seeking a modification of the stay order by Madras High Court . Subsequently, the impugned Rules were challenged in the Supreme Court as well, with the Court issuing notice to the Centre on June 15.

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  • Blood Supplies Reach Dangerously Low Levels Coast-to-Coast
Blood Supplies Reach Dangerously Low Levels Coast-to-Coast

Donors may also visit the UBS website to find locations of mobile blood units. The current supply of that type is half of what its considered ideal. The significant nationwide decline in donations has led to this coordinated call on the public to donate blood. United Blood Services is the only blood provider to almost 70 hospitals across the ...

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  • Meningitis shot also offers some protection against gonorrhoea, finds study
Meningitis shot also offers some protection against gonorrhoea, finds study

It can also facilitate the transmission of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). A study of nearly 15,000 people given the treatment, which is based on a meningitis vaccine, found they were a third less likely to develop the sexually transmitted disease.

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  • Former Ohio State DL Adolphus Washington arrested on weapons charge
Former Ohio State DL Adolphus Washington arrested on weapons charge

The Bills released a statement saying that they are aware of the incident and will not comment further on pending legal matters. According to the Sharonville Police Department , while officers were clearing out a local water park, Washington reached for and displayed a gun to police.

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  • Reading Between The Lines on Reliance Infrastructure Limited
Reading Between The Lines on Reliance Infrastructure Limited

CCI is relatively high when prices are much higher than average, and relatively low when prices are much lower than the average. One of the more popular combinations is to use the 50-day and 200-day moving averages. (TQI.DE) is now sitting at 0.02. The Williams %R is similar to the Stochastic Oscillator except it is plotted upside-down. They may lo...

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  • Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNRO) Shares Bought by OppenheimerFunds Inc
Monro Muffler Brake, Inc. (NASDAQ:MNRO) Shares Bought by OppenheimerFunds Inc

BlackRock Inc. now owns 4,043,849 shares of the auto parts company's stock valued at $210,685,000 after buying an additional 4,041,179 shares in the last quarter. National Bank Of America Corp De has 196,563 shares. Guggenheim Capital Lc holds 0.01% or 389,656 shares in its portfolio. Advisors Asset invested in 0% or 3,810 shares.

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  • FDA Approves New Treatment For Sickle Cell To Reduce Complications
FDA Approves New Treatment For Sickle Cell To Reduce Complications

Sickle cell disease is an inherited disorder in which the red blood cells are shaped like a sickle, which limits the flow of vital oxygen to organs and tissues. As a result, every state and the District of Columbia requires that every baby is screened for sickle cell disease or sickle cell trait. "We are able to provide vaccinations, penicillin, c...

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  • NWS Assesses Sunday's Tornado Damage in Lake Crystal
NWS Assesses Sunday's Tornado Damage in Lake Crystal

Across the road, these residents are cleaning up damage from dozens of trees breaking all over the properties. The National Weather Service says one tornado was reported about 10:30 p.m. About 500 acres of farm fields have sustained damage, knocking down corn and breaking stocks. The NWS will also assess if there was one tornado in the area or ...

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