• New mouse model brings hope for Alzheimer's patients
New mouse model brings hope for Alzheimer's patients

Beta-amyloid is considered the defining characteristic of Alzheimer's - the protein forms clumps in the brain of people with the condition, forming plaques that hinder normal brain activity. So far, this has only been shown to be effective in the lab. Schubert and his team of researchers will next conduct clinical trails to observe the link between...

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  • Releases 28 pages of 9/11 report, finds no Saudi involvement
Releases 28 pages of 9/11 report, finds no Saudi involvement

In its 2004 report , the commission wrote that it had "found no evidence that the Saudi government as an institution or senior officials within the Saudi government funded al-Qaeda". Yet, President Barack Obama had chose to declassify the so-called "28 pages". USA authorities had for long stressed that the 28-page document, whose contents were n...

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  • Pokemon GO Is Bringing Neighborhoods Together, One PokeStop at a Time
Pokemon GO Is Bringing Neighborhoods Together, One PokeStop at a Time

A good game audio surely makes a difference when playing, but with the new game under the Pokemon line-up, it seemed that this is among the popular issues, problems and glitches. South Korea is a major market for gaming, the world's fourth-largest following the China, the USA, and Japan . Once you reach higher levels, you'll also begin to get Gr...

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  • Fast food might soon come with a side of Pokemon
Fast food might soon come with a side of Pokemon

However, for the game to work users will also need to install a virtual private network on their phones to bypass censorship and have a Google account, as well as a GPS simulator, as the global positioning system has strong restrictions in China.

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  • Woman-to-Man Zika Infection Reported
Woman-to-Man Zika Infection Reported

Zika virusWIKIMEDIA, MANUEL ALMAGRO RIVASZika virus is known to be sexually transmitted, but until now, all reported cases were of men passing it on to their female or male partners. But in most cases, symptoms of infection Zika are mild and go unnoticed. The woman's physician sent blood and urine samples in for lab testing.

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  • Donald Trump Officially Announces VP Pick!
Donald Trump Officially Announces VP Pick!

Trump was initially scheduled to make the announcement in NY earlier, but postponed it in the wake of the terror attack in French city of Nice that killed 84 people and injured over 100. The announcement was posted to twitter Friday morning. Rokita, who twice won statewide races for secretary of state before being elected to Congress in 2010, ...

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  • State issues new health alert for two lakes, continues another
State issues new health alert for two lakes, continues another

The bloom "extends from Provo Bay along the eastern shore of Utah Lake to the Provo Harbor to Utah State Park and two miles west ", KUTV.com reported. The health department has already received reports of people feeling sick from the water. Officials say crews are running tests to determine whether it contains cyanobacteria, which can cause diar...

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  • Boris Johnson is the new British Foreign Secretary
Boris Johnson is the new British Foreign Secretary

He said he had received a call from US Secretary of State John Kerry, who called for "more Britain abroad". "At this incredibly important time that will determine Britain's economic and cultural relations with Europe, it is extraordinary that the new Prime Minister has chosen someone whose career is built on making jokes".

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  • Trump picks Mike Pence as running mate
Trump picks Mike Pence as running mate

A news conference was set for Saturday for the two men who will take on Hillary Clinton and her Democratic running mate in November. "I am very supportive of Donald Trump's call to temporarily suspend immigration from countries where terrorist influence and impact represents a threat to the United States ", Pence said.

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  • First female-to-male sexual transmission of zika virus infection reported
First female-to-male sexual transmission of zika virus infection reported

The New York woman was not pregnant. It has likely been happening throughout the recent Zika outbreaks in Brazil, Latin America and elsewhere, though experts say it is probably not very common. In a statement to FoxNews.com, the CDC said the semen study began in mid-April, and as of Wednesday, 52 men had signed on to participate. That same day,...

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  • North Korea severs last ties with US
North Korea severs last ties with US

The move comes on the heels of last week's USA imposition of additional sanctions on North Korea - and, for the first time ever, on Jong Un specifically - for human rights' abuses. South Korean media reported the THAAD system will be placed on a mountain where a South Korea air defense artillery unit is based. Meanwhile, satellite imagery...

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  • Trump takes to Twitter to announce Pence as his pick for veep
Trump takes to Twitter to announce Pence as his pick for veep

She's a member of his synagogue and the daughter of presumptive GOP nominee Donald Trump. Donald Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks says the rabbi's "statement speaks for itself". He had until Friday to drop his re-election bid to enable Republican leaders to name a replacement candidates. The businessman had originally planned to announce his runn...

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  • 156 evacuated from South Sudan reach Thiruvananthapuram
156 evacuated from South Sudan reach Thiruvananthapuram

The violence escalated dramatically on Friday, leading to reports of several hundred casualties. South Sudan's government has said at least 272 have been killed, including 33 civilians, in fighting that broke out Thursday night with gunfire between opposing army forces that raised fears of a return to civil war.

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  • Take precautions to avoid Zika virus infection
Take precautions to avoid Zika virus infection

CDC have reported only 14 cases of sexual transmission of the virus, but they are highly warning people, especially pregnant women for the risky repercussions the virus could have on the unborn children, to use "barrier methods" while maintaining sexual encounters with a partner who could be exposed to the virus by traveling.

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  • Pokemon Go might join hands with McDonald's on sponsored locations
Pokemon Go might join hands with McDonald's on sponsored locations

Thankfully, it turns out there is a way. Following the massive success of Pokemon Go, Nintendo have promised four more smartphone games until the end of next March. Players win by controlling gyms and collecting Pokemon . Over the years, the Pokemon franchise has introduced a number of legendary Pokemon that can be captured by the ...

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  • Nevada governor to tour bomb site where man killed himself
Nevada governor to tour bomb site where man killed himself

Investigators found a piece of an explosive device inside. They say there is no longer a safety concern regarding the storage unit as it didn't contain any items that would be risky or hazardous to residents. Police evacuated about 100 people at an Arizona RV park while they search for explosives believed connected to blasts that killed one perso...

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  • Obama becomes first sitting president to publish an academic paper
Obama becomes first sitting president to publish an academic paper

The Affordable Care Act provided a substantial expansion of mental health coverage, requiring most individual and small-employer health insurance plans to cover services related to mental health and substance abuse disorders. Fifty percent trusted Democrats more when it comes to reducing prescription drug costs and managing Medicaid, the federal-st...

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  • Trump chooses Pence as running mate
Trump chooses Pence as running mate

Donald Trump scrapped plans to hold a joint event because of the terrorist attack in southern France. Pence, a staunchly conservative 57-year-old, served six terms in Congress before being elected governor and could help Trump navigate Capitol Hill.

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  • #UberIcecream is Here, get ready to have a Frozen treat this Friday
#UberIcecream is Here, get ready to have a Frozen treat this Friday

Customers can join the global ice cream campaign and share images with the #UberIceCream Day. Select "Ice Cream", set pick-up location and "Request Ice Cream". This deal will last throughout the month of July . Baskin Robbins will be donating 75 cents to the USO for every ice cream float sold at its stores on Sunday in honor of the organiz...

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  • Milwaukee police chief part of town hall on race relations
Milwaukee police chief part of town hall on race relations

Or why George W. Bush was dancing at the Dallas Memorial Service for the five police officers who were killed by a sniper. And as far as police officers feeling underappreciated, the president has had a lot to do with that and must do his part to fix that problem, which he proceeded to do, to his credit.

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