Toronto mass shooter's family blames mental illness - USA

On Sunday 22 July, 2018, on a peaceful evening on busy Danforth Avenue in Toronto , girls aged 10 and 18 were shot and killed in an attack that terrorized this attractive Greek town neighborhood while 13 others were injured, some critically.

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  • Japanese-American retains NY women's hot dog eating title
Japanese-American retains NY women's hot dog eating title

She defeated 18 others including second-place finisher Michelle Lesco, who ate 28, as well as record-holder Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas. Joey Chestnut celebrates after betting his own record by eating 74 hot dog during Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island on July 4, 2018.

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  • First Cannabis-Based Drug For Childhood Epilepsy Approved in USA
First Cannabis-Based Drug For Childhood Epilepsy Approved in USA

FDA approves marijuana-derived drug , the prescription cannabidiol medicine to treat seizures in a subset of patients suffering from rare and severe epilepsy. What's more likely is that the DEA reschedules CBD , while leaving THC and marijuana itself as a Schedule 1 substance. The most common side effects of Epidiolex include diarrhea,...

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  • Prime Minister’s address on 4th International Yoga Day
Prime Minister’s address on 4th International Yoga Day

If we take up yoga everyday, we will be calm, peaceful and spiritual. The celebrations began with the screening of a video message of the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President M Abdul Hamid. Even at the World Economic Forum in Davos early this year, Modi took a team of yoga experts who conducted meditative and sweat-out sessions...

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  • Why the GOP Really Wants to Cancel the Senate’s August Recess
Why the GOP Really Wants to Cancel the Senate’s August Recess

The pair have not released written details of the proposal, but they said it is a limited effort to prevent any White House from misusing the national security justification to crack down on imports. "It's totally out of fear of what Trump will do", said one Republican senator, speaking anonymously who warned a spat with Trump could hurt Republican...

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  • Weekend sleep-ins are good for you
Weekend sleep-ins are good for you

This study relied on people to describe their own sleep habits, which can generate a "mish-mosh", in Lauderdale's view, of "accurate and less accurate information". Lack of sleep can have dire consequences for your health. Previous studies have found a U‐shaped relationship between mortality and (weekday) sleep duration.

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  • Deadly Virus Carried by Bats Hits India, Raising Fears It Will Spread
Deadly Virus Carried by Bats Hits India, Raising Fears It Will Spread

According to NDTV , there is a fear that two people in Karnataka may also be infected with the virus. 12 of them have been tested positive for Nipah Virus . It's believed that a nurse treating the victims in Kerala has also died. Kerala is on high alert over the infection and two control rooms have been opened in Kozhikode .

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  • World Health Organization convenes emergency meeting as Ebola spreads in DRC
World Health Organization convenes emergency meeting as Ebola spreads in DRC

It can spread rapidly through contact with small amounts of bodily fluid, and its early flu-like symptoms are not always obvious. The World Health Organisation (WHO) is convening an emergency meeting on Friday over the latest outbreak of the deadly Ebola disease in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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  • Lots of choices and races for Pennsylvania primary voters
Lots of choices and races for Pennsylvania primary voters

President Donald Trump , the primary is also widely seen as a referendum on which candidates are appealing to GOP voters. Also on tap Tuesday are contested primaries for lieutenant governor and a slew of crowded U.S. Gov. Brad Little, who has the support of outgoing Gov. C.L. For the 16th Congressional District, Democrats will choose from Ron ...

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  • Number Of Salmonella Cases Linked To Eggs Continues To Rise
Number Of Salmonella Cases Linked To Eggs Continues To Rise

The brands affected include Great Value, Coburn Farms, Country Daybreak, Food Lion, Glenview, Nelms, publix , Sunshine Farms and Sunups. Nine states have reported illnesses: Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina and SC.

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  • Ekweremadu,PDP Elders Praises Peaceful Ekiti Primary Election
Ekweremadu,PDP Elders Praises Peaceful Ekiti Primary Election

Out of the 1,968 votes, Eleka scored 1,191, while Prince Adedayo Adeyeye got 770 votes and seven votes were voided. " All political parties should emulate and consistently improve on the Ekiti state governorship primary example to avoid unnecessary loss of lives and property because of elections ".

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  • Health workers fear ebola could spread from Congo
Health workers fear ebola could spread from Congo

The affected area in Bikoro is remote, with limited communication and poor transportation infrastructure, the World Health Organization said . What makes Ebola more risky is that it is hard to diagnose someone with the disease until they have been actually infected with it for a few days already.

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  • Doctors Grew an Ear on a Woman's Elbow
Doctors Grew an Ear on a Woman's Elbow

Army history to undergo a total ear reconstruction. Now, she is the latest recipient of a cosmetic reconstruction procedure called prelaminated forearm free flap surgery - a sci-fi-sounding operation that involves "growing" new tissue by implanting a patient's cartilage under their forearm skin .

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  • Wellcome pledges £2m after new Ebola outbreak confirmed
Wellcome pledges £2m after new Ebola outbreak confirmed

The pledge comes after the DRC government announced the latest outbreak this week, following tests that confirmed two cases of Ebola in the Bikoro area, near the north-west border. DRC's health ministry said that it had sent a team of 12 experts to find the epicenter of the outbreak and the affected villages, and trace the new contacts of th...

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  • Saudi Arabia Wants Nuclear Weapon If Iran Acquires One, Minister Says
Saudi Arabia Wants Nuclear Weapon If Iran Acquires One, Minister Says

During that trip, the Saudi crown prince also boasted about the kingdom's rich uranium reserves, saying Riyadh wants to have the ability to enrich its own uranium for use in the nuclear reactors to be built on Saudi soil. Riyadh, which leads a regional coalition that intervened in Yemen's civil war to fight the Houthis, accuses Iran of supplyin...

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  • Hawaii Kilauea volcano destroys two dozen homes
Hawaii Kilauea volcano destroys two dozen homes

In revised figures Sunday, Hawaii County officers mentioned one other 4 unspecified constructions had been lined by lava. The variety of lava-venting fissures within the neighborhood grew in a single day from eight to as many as 10, Stovall mentioned, although some have quieted at numerous factors.

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  • Reconsideration of Justice Joseph's elevation not revenge says Ravi Shankar Prasad
Reconsideration of Justice Joseph's elevation not revenge says Ravi Shankar Prasad

A decision in this regard was taken following a meeting of all the five member-judges of the SC Collegium, including Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices J Chelameswar, Ranjan Gogoi, Madan B Lokur and Kurian Joseph, this afternoon. The government had said that the proposal for his name was not in accordance with the top courts parameters and ther...

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  • Rohingya Muslims protest in Bangladeshi camp
Rohingya Muslims protest in Bangladeshi camp

The team members will conclude their three-day visit to Bangladesh on Monday, when they leave for Myanmar. Myanmar's allies Russian Federation and China - both permanent members with the veto power in the Security Council - have shown resistance to the involvement of the world body in the refugee crisis.

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  • Terminally ill British boy dies after being taken off life support: Father
Terminally ill British boy dies after being taken off life support: Father

Thomas wrote, "My gladiator lay down his shield and gained his wings at 02:30". "Our baby boy grew his wings tonight ..." A lawyer for Alfie Evans' mother Kate James told three Court of Appeal judges that James hoped the courts would "invite the hospital to take the appropriate steps".

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