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Medicine United States home prices continue steady growth in November
Author: 0 United States home prices continue steady growth in November

Seattle had the greatest metro area increase, with a 12.7 percent year-over-year price spike followed by Las Vegas with a 10.6 percent rise and San Francisco with a 9.1 percent upswing. "It's hard to find a place to call home anymore", said Chris Rupkey, chief financial economist at financial firm MUFG. The 10-City Composite annual increase rose from 5.9 percent in October to 6.1 percent, and the 20-City index was up 6.4 percent compared to 6.3 percent a month earlier .

Medicine Microbes may help astronauts transform human waste into food
Author: 0 Microbes may help astronauts transform human waste into food

Biological waste treatment is less energy intensive than physicochemical treatment methods, yet anaerobic methanogenic waste treatment has been largely avoided due to slow treatment rates and safety issues concerning methane production. Thermus aquaticus , which can survive 158º F (70⁰ C), produced 61 percent protein and 16 percent fats. "Anaerobic digestion is something we use frequently on Earth for treating waste", said Professor House.

Medicine House of Lords to look at Brexit devolution concerns
Author: 0 House of Lords to look at Brexit devolution concerns

The January 2018 study, titled "EU Exit Analysis", examined three of the most plausible Brexit scenarios and estimated that growth would be between two percent and eight percent lower over the next 15 years. There was meant to be a joint ministerial committee this month, it hasn't taken place. The Lib Dem leader said: "The ending of the fixed date of exit is extremely important because you are now getting Remainers arguing this is ludicrous and is boxing the government into a very bad ...

Medicine Pennsylvania reports 18 flu deaths last week
Author: 0 Pennsylvania reports 18 flu deaths last week

It has been a particularly troubling flu season thus far for Gasconade County Health Department officials. The majority of cases a 62 percent - are Type A H3N2, which is included in the current flu vaccine. Get your flu shot. "Try not to touch your nose, mouth or eyes and cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze", Morgan said. While everyone should get the flu vaccine, pregnant women and people with chronic illnesses, like diabetes, high blood pressure and heart ...

Medicine Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation
Author: 0 Couple contracts hookworms during beach vacation

That's what reportedly happened to Katie Stephens and Eddie Zytner, a couple from Ontario who were vacationing in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic , . "We were scratching our toes for nearly the duration of the trip", Eddie Zytner said. The couple were advised to take a drug called ivermectin , however, they had to import the medicine from outside as it was not licensed in Canada.

Medicine Hillary Rejected Campaign Chief's Decision to Fire Alleged Sexual Harasser
Author: 0 Hillary Rejected Campaign Chief's Decision to Fire Alleged Sexual Harasser

Clinton did not comment on why she made a decision to keep Strider on her campaign. "I was disappointed by that tweet, that response", Solis Doyle said. "But I expected standing up for a woman on her staff to be one of her strengths". The woman shared an office with Strider. Clinton was first briefed about the complaint against Strider in mid-November 2007, just two weeks before at a presidential candidates' event at Rick Warren's Saddleback Church in Southern California at which ...

Medicine Melbourne to host 2020 World T20 finals
Author: 0 Melbourne to host 2020 World T20 finals

One of cricket's flagship events, the women's tournament will be held in February and March, 2020 with the men to follow in October-November. The women's semi-finals will be hosted on consecutive days at the Sydney, while the men's semi-finals will take place at the SCG and the Adelaide Oval.

Medicine California wants 5 million 'green' cars on roads by 2030
Author: 0 California wants 5 million 'green' cars on roads by 2030

Brown points out that since 2012 the number of ZEVs has grown from 25,000 to more than 350,000 - a gain of 1,300 percent - that still comprises just about five percent of all new in-state vehicle sales. The order also calls for all state entities to continue partnering with regional and local governments to streamline zero-emission vehicle infrastructure installation processes.

Medicine Tally Begins As Ranveer Singh Got His First Award For Padmaavat
Author: 0 Tally Begins As Ranveer Singh Got His First Award For Padmaavat

Ranveer received a lot of adulation from his fans' and industry member's for his superlative performance in the film . "I went with the vision of Sanjay Leela Bhansali and my instinct of what I could achieve with Khilji". Ranveer Singh's recently released " Padmaavat " has been getting him praises like never before. "I took 21 days and locked myself up in my Goregaon house.

Medicine 'Padmaavat' star Deepika Padukone is queen of Rs 100 crore club
Author: 0 'Padmaavat' star Deepika Padukone is queen of Rs 100 crore club

When asked why he made a decision to take the role, he said: "There are some films that are very close to your heart and then there are some films which you have to experience with other people". "So, to witness this kind of audience appreciation makes me feel like it was all worth it". "Apart from me, Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam are part of the film", he said.

Medicine Even one cigarette per day increases the risk of stroke by 30%
Author: 0 Even one cigarette per day increases the risk of stroke by 30%

The study estimates that the risk of one cigarette per day is greater than previously thought and equals about half the risk of smoking 20 cigarettes a day. Tang went on to look at human lung and bladder cells and found that exposing the cells to nicotine and its breakdown products made the cells turn into tumour tissue more easily.

Medicine Grammys president tells women to
Author: 0 Grammys president tells women to "step up" as male artists sweep awards

I'm not the dude with the message. If you have listened to the song for the first time, you would think the person Logic is referring is glamourizing suicide until hearing the line "I want you to be alive, you don't gotta die today". "And I hope that doesn't sound extra, because it's not about me". The people behind the Grammys didn't make things too easy on themselves last night! But if you're looking for more Logic beyond his music, check out his YouTube channel , which ...

Medicine DAVOS Trump: America first, ma non da sola
Author: 0 DAVOS Trump: America first, ma non da sola

Lo ha detto l'ambasciatrice Usa all'Organizzazione delle nazioni unite (Onu), Nikki Haley, durante una riunione del Consiglio di Sicurezza sul Medio Oriente, sottolineando che al leader palestinese "manca il coraggio e la volontà di cercare la pace".

Medicine Shoe hurled at actor Tamannaah Bhatia in Hyderabad
Author: 0 Shoe hurled at actor Tamannaah Bhatia in Hyderabad

The incident happened at Himayatnagar but luckily, Tamannaah escaped from the attack and the shoe didn't hit the actress. She has been doing this since a long time and yesterday, she had to face a frightful incident in Hyderabad where she had a awful experience while taking part in a Jewellery Showroom opening at Narayanguda in Hyderabad on Sunday.

Medicine Buhari congratulates CHAN Eagles for beating Angola
Author: 0 Buhari congratulates CHAN Eagles for beating Angola

In the 30th minute, Angola nearly took the lead following a superb strike by Calesso Mano inside the box but Ikechukwu Ezenwa produced a brilliant save as he tipped the shot over the bar. Vladimir Va's goal on 55 minutes had put Angola ahead, but a fighting Nigeria side equalised to send the game to extra time, as substitute Ikechukwu Gabriel scored the victor during the second half of extra-time.

Author: 0 Afghanistan Mourns 103 Killed In Kabul Car Bombing

The Health Ministry said 40 were killed and about 140 wounded. "He passed through the first checkpoint saying he was taking a patient to Jamuriate hospital and at the second checkpoint he was recognised and blew his explosive-laden vehicle".

Medicine US Democrats seek to protect Robert Mueller from being ousted
Author: 0 US Democrats seek to protect Robert Mueller from being ousted

The story, which Fox News at first ignored, rebuked and then verified , has been refuted by Trump himself, who called it "fake news, folks", when approached by reporters earlier today in Davos for the World Economic Forum. Former FBI Director James Comey was also reportedly questioned by the special counsel. In his opening monologue Friday night, Sean Hannity said most of the mainstream media is so preoccupied pushing their false Trump-Russia collusion narrative that they are ...

Medicine Carson Wentz ditches cane, showing progress in ACL rehab
Author: 0 Carson Wentz ditches cane, showing progress in ACL rehab

Yet if Wentz works back from his ACL tear and returns to his form next season, he'll demand a huge contract after the 2018 season - when he's first eligible to negotiate a new deal. Wentz had an MVP-caliber season before he was injured in Philadelphia's division-clinching win at the Los Angeles Rams . Foles led the Eagles to two field goals, thanks to takeaways, and Brandon Graham contributed a 16-yard scoop and score to complete the victory .

Medicine Oklahoma Flu Deaths on the Rise
Author: 0 Oklahoma Flu Deaths on the Rise

More than 50,000 Americans are expected to die from the influenza this season, the highest on record since an epidemic outbreak in 2014, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The flu season may still be active into March. This year, the H3N2 flu has been the main culprit, and the vaccine has struggled to keep up with changes in the virus.

Medicine RCCNZ assists search for Kiribati ferry
Author: 0 RCCNZ assists search for Kiribati ferry

The journey of 240 kilometers (149 miles) was expected to take two days. The missing ferry, which had 50 passengers on board , was due to arrive in Betio, the country's captial, on January 20 after departing Nonouiti Island. Searchers are looking for a vessel with a dark blue hull and yellow accommodation quarters, with an estimated 50 locals on board. New Zealand sent a military aircraft to conduct sweeps of the area after being called in to help late Friday by Fiji authorities who are ...

Medicine Marion Police seek more information about drive-by shooting
Author: 0 Marion Police seek more information about drive-by shooting

Oklahoma City police returned fire near the area of NW 23rd and Brookline. Police say the driver put the auto in reverse and collided with an officer's patrol vehicle. Officers involved are now on administrative leave as part of standard procedure. A 17-year-old robbery suspect was taken to a hospital after a Denver Police Officer fired at him following a short chase Friday evening in Denver's Montbello neighborhood.