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Burnouts Do It Best? New Study Says Pot Smokers Have More Sex


They found this was true of all people - eliminating the theory that it is only true for people who smoke weed to relax before sex, they said . Carried out by the Stanford University School of Medicine, the large-scale study looked at 28,176 American women with an average age of 29.9 years and 22,943 American men with an average age of 29.5 taking part in the National Survey of Family Growth . Read More »

This is what Anushka Shetty gifted Prabhas on his birthday


Earlier, the movie makers have released the Saaho Teaser. Shraddha and Prabhas have finished their first schedule of the shoot and the first look of Sahoo has given a boost to the fans and is a great hit on social media. Makers have not unveiled any information regarding the Saaho movie release date. The film has music by Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy and Sabu Cyril is in charge of the production design. Read More »

U.S. bombers conduct military drills over Korean peninsula


Col. Rick Francona. The B-1Bs and the F-15Ks then had another round of a firing exercise over the Yellow Sea. The drill was the first night combined training among U.S., South Korean and Japanese aircraft, according to the Pentagon. He said: "The recent North Korea cyber hack may relate to the reported August 2016 compromise of the South Korean ministry of defence". "The Korean-American relationship is very important and our visit to Chinhae gives us the opportunity to strengthen the ... Read More »

Tropical storm Jose in Atlantic upgraded to hurricane


There is no doubt that Hurricane Irma remains the biggest threat of the three named storms; there is a possibility that Jose may not make landfall, while Katia remains relatively localized. Hurricane watches were issued on Thursday for the area. Irma is still the storm with the potential to cause the most impact-Jose may not hit land and Katia is relatively stationary. Read More »

So, Kim Kardashian Once Said She Was Taylor Swift's "Biggest" Fan


Taylor and her team reached out to the guys about using the track and Right Said Fred were happy to oblige, a rep for the band told Fader . The implicit message is this: no more Ms. The imagery of Swift having a tea party with literal serpents is a far cry from the bespectacled girl-next-door she was playing in 2008, but she's pointing her finger at all of us as the reason for her transformation. Read More »

Kier Group plc (KIE) Receives GBX 1513.80 Average Target Price from Analysts


About 2.79M shares traded or 8.14% up from the average. AUXO's SI was 16,400 shares in August as released by FINRA. It has underperformed by 28.96% the S&P500. Nordea Investment Management Ab sold 12,371 shares as the company's stock rose 3.95% with the market. Hammerson plc ( LON HMSO ) traded up 0.70% on Wednesday, hitting GBX 577.50. Read More »

Havana to investigate 'symptoms' found on US Diplomats


The United States have expelled two Cuban diplomats as federal investigators look into odd illnesses involving US diplomats in Havana. The FBI is now conducting further investigations into the reported incidents, and the State Department is prepared to take further action against the Cuban government if any evidence points in their direction. Read More »

Viewing the Solar Eclipse, Safely

Anderson will also tell you what to expect on August 21, how you can observe safely and why this event is special. If you're outside this path, you will see a partial eclipse. The good news? Eclipse-viewing glasses will be pretty easy to come by in the weeks leading up to the long-anticipated celestial event. Avoid glasses that are more than three years old and those with scratched or wrinkled lenses. Read More »

Baby Charlie's parents granted more time to agree hospice plan


According to attorneys for the hospital, medics wanted to ensure the child was safe, and had asked for a mediator. "She was grabbing her feet, putting toys to her mouth, that sort of thing". Armstrong said Charlie's parents regarded that as only "a notch better" than the hospital. Charlie has a rare genetic condition and will die once his life support is removed. Read More »

Egypt military says 40 militants killed in campaign


The army also destroyed 20 vehicles belonging to terrorist elements, four motorcycles and four car-bombs that were meant to target security forces. An army tank had intercepted the vehicle and driven over it, nearly flattening it, before the explosives went off, according to a video released by the army. Read More »

First West Nile Case of the Summer Confirmed in IL


Nirav Shah said in a statement. West Nile is most commonly transmitted to humans by the bite of an infected mosquito. About 20 percent of people infected develop a fever with other symptoms, like a rash, headache, body ache, joint pain, diarrhea or vomiting, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Read More »

Plastic trash is choking the Earth


Most of the plastics are discarded after a few years, with the exception of products used in construction and development. Much of it ends up in the soil, in smaller particles, or in the ocean, or in our water. Of those 9 billion tons, half was made in the last 13 years, said Roland Geyer, an associate professor of industrial ecology at the University of California, Santa Barbara, and lead author of the new study, which was published online today (July 19) in the journal Science Advances . Read More »

TS Don churns west, will dissipate in Caribbean


Forecasters say the storm is about 485 miles east-southeast of Barbados and 595 miles east of Trinidad as of Monday. Tropical Storm watches are in effect for Barbados, St. Met officials continue to monitor the progress of Tropical Storm Don. In other words , Hilary might soon be opposite Tropical Storm Don. The hurricane center said in it 10 a.m. Read More »

Jagga Jasoos 2nd / 3rd Day Box Office Collection Total Worldwide Earning Report


In an interview with AIB Podcast, the Jagga Jasoos star mentioned the special connection of AbRam with the film. Basu retweeted the "Pink" star's post. Ranbir is praised for his performance as he has been seen singing most of the dialogues because of his stammering problem. Talented director Anurag Basu who worked with Ranbeer Kapoor for super hit film Barfi (2012), is directing this film. Read More »

Novartis' experimental cancer treatment wins endorsement of FDA advisers


Key to Novartis' success was the high remission rate as well as 6-month and 12-month survival data for children and young adult patients who were running out of options. Twelve-year-old Emily Whitehead is the success story. The CAR-T space should start to heat up once other companies start to win FDA approval for their CAR-T therapies. Read More »

Effectiveness of a group B outer membrane vesicle meningococcal vaccine against gonorrhea


The vaccine was developed about 10 years ago to fight meningitis B . Among those vaccinated, cases of gonorrhea dropped by 31 percent. Dr. Jean Longtin, head of the province's public health laboratory, said he and some colleagues chose to look at whether the vaccination campaign was having an impact on gonorrhea rates in that area after reading about an early observation from Norway. Read More »

Man proposes to girlfriend while being arrested


Oklahoma man Brandon Thompson proposed to his girlfriend on Tuesday. The video caught with police body camera shows the touching moment. Lynch and his partner, Officer Lincoln Anderson , detained Thompson in the front yard and placed him in handcuffs. Read More »

UN Declares Hebron Shrine 'Palestinian' Heritage Site


Although UNESCO's final resolution emphasized the importance of the site to Jews, Christians and Muslims, it was totally rejected by Israel. PLO executive committee member Hanan Ashrawi welcomed the UNESCO resolution, telling Arab News she was happy with the "important decision that is part of the incremental effort aimed at curbing Israeli attempts of theft and destruction of our sites, and the collective character of Palestine". Read More »

House Budget Vote Today: 'A Moment Of Truth'

There's general agreement that a revenue package will include raising the personal income tax rate from 3.75 to 5 percent. Lawmakers will continue meeting with each other throughout the day. But Illinois' stalemate has been unprecedented since it reached a full year. The proposed spending doesn't address the state's $15 billion bill backlog. Read More »

Tour de France 2017


Rather than long time trials, one of his in-house specialities, or long spells in the mountains, where he has previously pulverized his rivals, there are few set-piece battle stages in the Pyrenees or Alps. Two teams of seven cyclists will be setting off with their own Grand Depart tomorrow, July 1, for the Le Tour Team Spin Challenge at Benton Hall Golf and Country Club in Witham. Read More »

ICE Chief Might've Contradicted Trump On Immigrant Crime


The House voted 257-167, with 24 Democrats crossing party lines, to pass " Kate's Law ", which would create harsher mandatory minimum prison sentences for people who repeatedly enter the US illegally. "The practices of these jurisdictions are not only contrary to sound policy; they're contrary to the law enforcement cooperation that is carried out every day in our country and is essential to public safety", he wrote . Read More »

Devils select Swiss center Nico Hischier with No. 1 pick

When the draft began around 6 p.m., no team deviated from the set order of picks - until the Hawks, who made the first trade during the draft. "It's my biggest goal to play in the National Hockey League". A few picks later, the Blackhawks got to select again, and they stayed in Scandinavia as they Roope Laavainen, a defenseman from Finland. Soderlund had a decent season in the Swedish Hockey League past year, with three goals and four assists to his credit. Read More »

Colorado sees claim rates increase after legalization of marijuana

The study , which tracks collision claims from 2012 to 2016, found that Colorado had nearly 14 percent more crashes than neighboring states where marijuana was still illegal. There has been a rise of vehicle crashes in places where recreational marijuana is legalized, a new report claims. 'Both those who used cannabis occasionally early in adolescence and those who started using it much later during the teenage years had a heightened risk of nicotine dependence, harmful drinking, and ... Read More »

16-year-old arrested in theft of gun from Massachusetts mall

Esperion Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:ESPR) has risen 133.75% since June 20, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 41.26% the S&P500. LS Investment Advisors LLC now owns 9,562 shares of the sporting goods retailer's stock worth $465,000 after buying an additional 31 shares during the period. Read More »

GJM rules out talks with West Bengal govt


In the midst of all the violence and unrest in the district, the worst affected is the tourism sector as thousands of tourists have fled Darjeeling - known as the Queen of the Hills - since clashes broke out on June 8 between the GJM and the government forces. Read More »

Trump to ban business with Cuban military: U.S. source


However, it's believed the president will impose harsh restrictions on travel and trade. The George W. Bush administration decided at one point to require payment before ships left USA harbors, an inconvenience that delayed shipments while money was routed through non-U.S. Read More »

Delhi: IAS officer drowns to death while saving woman's life


During the party, they made a decision to swim in the pool at the club. His family said they suspected foul play. "Many young officers, including Dahiya, attempted to rescue her", a police official said. While Dahiya's family has alleged foul play claiming he was an excellent swimmer , police have ruled out any such possibility. Demanding a CBI probe, Dahiya's father Narender Singh said his son was an experienced swimmer. Read More »

Texas to pass bill banning transgender students from choosing bathrooms

Beyond fears for students' civil rights, the bill's opponents also point out that this kind of legislation is risky for transgender youth, who are at a heightened risk for having depression, having anxiety, or attempting suicide compared to the general population, something linked to the discrimination they face. Read More »