• Rainbow-coloured dinosaur the size of a duck discovered in China
Rainbow-coloured dinosaur the size of a duck discovered in China

The researchers stated that the dinosaur had iridescent feathers, which is still present on some species of modern birds. These miniscule organelles are responsible for pigmentation, and their shape determines color. "The tail feathers are asymmetrical but wing feathers not, a weird feature previously unknown among dinosaurs including birds", e...

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  • Could Vikings OC Pat Shurmur bring QB Case Keenum to the Giants?
Could Vikings OC Pat Shurmur bring QB Case Keenum to the Giants?

Or if he was going to accept it. With Josh McDaniels off to Indy and Matt Patricia likely to Detroit, the New York Giants have opted for Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Pat Shurmur as the next head coach of the organization.

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  • I Pray Akufo-Addo Blasts Donald Trump Face-to-Face - Kabila
I Pray Akufo-Addo Blasts Donald Trump Face-to-Face - Kabila

Word of Trump's comments threatened to upend delicate negotiations over resolving the status of hundreds of thousands of immigrants who were brought to the country illegally as children. The President's comments come after he held on-camera bipartisan talks at the White House last week in which he appeared open to making a deal with both Republica...

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  • GKN Rejects Melrose Offer; To Separate Businesses; Names Stevens CEO; Stock Up
GKN Rejects Melrose Offer; To Separate Businesses; Names Stevens CEO; Stock Up

On the back of this news, GKN's shares hit their highest level in well over a decade. Melrose Industries specialises in taking over troubled or underperforming industrial groups. "After a successful turnaround of The Ford Motor Company's businesses in Mexico, Canada and South America, she was appointed as chief operating officer for the Ameri...

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  • Five things you should know about this year's very bad flu
Five things you should know about this year's very bad flu

This year's vaccine is effective against both the H3N2 and the H1N1 strain. People in these groups should consult a health care provider if they suspect infection with the flu and should begin antiviral medications if recommended by their provider as soon as possible.

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  • Blackpool hospital worst in country at treating patients within four hours
Blackpool hospital worst in country at treating patients within four hours

He said: "His son called 999 seven times only to be told that an ambulance was coming, not from the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary just 14 minutes away, but from Kelso". The flu rate in Scotland has more than doubled over the past week. "But this SNP government has cut both hospital beds and elderly social care places, so when something like a flu c...

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  • Taylor Swift's
Taylor Swift's "End Game" video is a jet-set party

In fact, in the video for Reputation she throws more shade than a fat guy on a sunny day. If you didn't catch the video when it dropped on the night of January 11, NBD. Directed by Joseph Kahn , the video finds the singer and her entourage in Tokyo, Miami and London. Meredith and Olivia happen to be the names of Swift's two cats, not her ex's ...

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  • Congress must fund Children's Health Insurance Program
Congress must fund Children's Health Insurance Program

I see our responsibility and mission as legislators - and the core goal of our Constitution - as ensuring children have safe spaces, full bellies and good health. So what's the holdup? "Families across America had to start 2018 anxious that their kids wouldn't have health care", she tweeted. The answer makes my blood boil: It is a pawn in cynic...

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  • Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen: Coalition
Saudi warplane crashes in Yemen: Coalition

The television channel did not provide any additional details, while a Saudi-led coalition - cobbled together in 2015 to fight the Houthis - has yet to confirm the reported missile interception. "These (missile launch) are aimed at threatening the security of not only Saudi Arabia but also the region and the world as firing of ballistic missiles ta...

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  • Murkowski: Trump comments
Murkowski: Trump comments "don't reflect who we are as a country"

Trump had met with the Norwegian prime minister on Wednesday. "Any alleged comments by the President in a (n) immigration meeting are best responded to by the the White House". Press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said during a briefing that no deal had been reached yet. "They don't usually turn on the TV and hear 's***hole.' On the other h...

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  • Dallas County Reports Five New Flu-Related Deaths, Total Now at 23
Dallas County Reports Five New Flu-Related Deaths, Total Now at 23

The Texas Tribune thanks its sponsors. "In general, this year appears to be typical of one where influenza Type A - H3N2 - dominates", Werker said, noting that particular flu disproportionally affects seniors and young children. Australia is recovering from its worst flu outbreak on record with the number of people needing hospital treatment doub...

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  • Red Cross seeking blood donations
Red Cross seeking blood donations

This winter's severe weather has forced the cancellation of more than 150 blood drives, resulting in the loss of more than 5,500 potential blood and platelet donations, the Red Cross reported on Monday. The gift of blood (the gift of life) is so important and desperately needed. Sterbens, who received a blood transfusion as a baby, has been d...

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  • Local flu-related death reported as virus continues to spread
Local flu-related death reported as virus continues to spread

The most recent update to the Walgreen's Flu Index finds Kentucky ranking at No. 14 for states with the heaviest cases of diagnosed influenza. Arizona is among 26 states that the federal Centers for Disease Control said have high flu activity, with widespread activity reported in 46 states.

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  • Study Reveals Surprising Consequences Of Trying A Single Cigarette
Study Reveals Surprising Consequences Of Trying A Single Cigarette

As different surveys were included and analyzed, with different methods and styles, the researchers note that the percentage of people who become regular smokers had confidence intervals between 60 percent and 76.9 percent. This tendency of nature works as the starting point for many which slowly makes them habitual to smoking and at the point when...

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  • Hrithik turns 44, Sussanne has something to say about ex-hubby
Hrithik turns 44, Sussanne has something to say about ex-hubby

HRFC Odisha, founded by Pranay Kumar Nayak of Khordha, has been celebrating Hrithik's birthday for the last five years. This club of 70-odd diehard Hrithik fans began the day with a mangal aarti , praying for the well-being of the Kaho Naa Pyar Hai debutant, at Ram Mandir in Odisha capital this morning.

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  • Ibuprofen Was Just Linked to Male Infertility
Ibuprofen Was Just Linked to Male Infertility

The study , which took place in Denmark and France, involved 31 men under the age of 35. Clinically, this condition is called " compensated hypogonadism "-" hypogonadism " because the body probably isn't producing testosterone at the appropriate rate, and "compensated" because other hormones have kicked in and gotten testosterone levels to incr...

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  • CAT Result 2017 to be declared soon at iimcat
CAT Result 2017 to be declared soon at iimcat

CAT 2015, CAT 2016 and CAT 2017 result announcement dates are 8th January 2016, 9th January 2017 and 8th January 2018 respectively. Delhi girl Chhavi Gupta is among the two women candidates to have scored flawless 100 percentile in the Common Admission Test (CAT).

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  • Fire kills 5 bar employees in India
Fire kills 5 bar employees in India

RV Dayashankar, the owner of Kailash bar restaurant in Kumbaara Sangha building, absconding after a call from the Bengaluru police, reported ANI. "While two of the victims died because of the burns they had suffered, three died because of asphyxiation", R Ramalinga Reddy, Karnataka's home minister, said after visiting the site early Monday morn...

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  • Following criticism, SBI looks at revising minimum balance amount and penalty
Following criticism, SBI looks at revising minimum balance amount and penalty

A finance ministry data, released this week, showed that SBI netted a windfall of Rs 1,771.67 crore, more than its second quarter profit, from customers for non-maintenance of monthly average balance in savings accounts in eight months of 2017-18.

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  • Tamil Nadu bus strike: 10 key points
Tamil Nadu bus strike: 10 key points

High court first bench headed by Chief Justice Indira Banerjee said workers could not resort to such flash strikes without any prior intimation, causing trouble to public. "But they even refused that", he said. On Saturday, officials in a number of districts in the state recruited temporary drivers and conductors with valid licences and operated go...

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