Smith goes in the second round

His professional stock has never been as high as that of some of his peers, even when he out-produced them on the same defensive line. The 6-foot-6, 303-pound Smith did 35 reps of 225 pounds at the NFL Combine, which tied for second most among o... More..

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National Football League draft: A dream scenario for the Griffin brothers, Seahawks
by | Sunday, April 29, 2018

National Football League draft: A dream scenario for the Griffin brothers, Seahawks

The Seahawks drafted Shaquem Griffin out of UCF in the fifth round, and he'll be reunited in Seattle with his twin brother. Other than last season when one brother was in the National Football League and th...More..

by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

Philadelphia Eagles: Grading the Day 2 picks of the NFC East

Long-term, Goedert is capable of becoming a Zach Ertz-level producer, but he will be stuck behind Ertz in the Trey Burton role early in his career. "It's going to depth and competition to the position", coa...More..

20 killed, 40 wounded in air strike on Yemeni wedding
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

20 killed, 40 wounded in air strike on Yemeni wedding

Prince Mohammed, who is also the Saudi defence minister, has been the driving force behind Riyadh's intervention in the devastating Yemen war. Prince Khaled said the strike was overseen by his brother, Crow...More..

Derrius Guice falls in draft due to accountability issues
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

Derrius Guice falls in draft due to accountability issues

Undeterred, the Redskins took Guice. Guice was the sixith running back selected behind Penn State's Saquon Barkley . Six running backs had been taken ahead of him by that point, including three others from...More..

Benue Killings: Buhari Cautions Against Falling for Agents of Disunity
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

Benue Killings: Buhari Cautions Against Falling for Agents of Disunity

NAN also recalls that the Nigerian president was the first African leader Trump called on the phone following his inauguration as the USA president. In his letter to the parliament on Tuesday, President Buhar...More..

FDA: Yuma Farm tied to several E.coli cases
by | Saturday, April 28, 2018

FDA: Yuma Farm tied to several E.coli cases

The CDC has been urging people to throw out any kind of romaine lettuce or romaine lettuce-containing salad mix if they aren't sure it's not from Yuma. Coli . We are continuing to examine all possibilities, inc...More..

Boko Haram, soldiers in gun fight, as residents flee
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Boko Haram, soldiers in gun fight, as residents flee

An air force jet later came to beef up the ground troops in repelling the attack. Boko Haram militants attempted to enter Maiduguri earlier this month, fighting soldiers in an attack in which at least 15 pe...More..

Bears use 8th pick on Georgia LB Smith
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Bears use 8th pick on Georgia LB Smith

There was speculation that Ryan Pace would stay on that side of the ball in the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft if Notre Dame guard Quenton Nelson was available with the eighth pick overall , but once ...More..

Jody Wilson-Raybould's Vancouver occupied over Trans Mountain extension
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Jody Wilson-Raybould's Vancouver occupied over Trans Mountain extension

Court of Appeal on proposed amendments to the environmental regulations that would give it authority to regulate impacts of heavy oils, such as diluted bitumen. coast. Tim McMillan, president and chief execut...More..

Autism affects 1 in 59 children in US, CDC says
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Autism affects 1 in 59 children in US, CDC says

New statistics indicate rates of autism in children have continued to increase. In the new report, New Jersey continued to have the highest prevalence of autism among the 11 states - 2.9 percent of its 8 yea...More..

Coli sickness from contaminated romaine lettuce
by | Friday, April 27, 2018

Coli sickness from contaminated romaine lettuce

The tainted lettuce has been sourced to the Yuma, Arizona, region, but until a more specific origin for the outbreak is identified, the CDC recommends avoiding any romaine lettuce from there or from an area of ...More..

Study finds dark chocolate dampens stress and inflammation, boosts memory and mood
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Study finds dark chocolate dampens stress and inflammation, boosts memory and mood

Experts have been studying the health benefits of chocolate for years, and emerging research suggests that dark chocolate is markedly higher impact than milk chocolate . According to the finding's presente...More..

Arsene Wenger admits timing of Arsenal exit was out of his hands
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Arsene Wenger admits timing of Arsenal exit was out of his hands

He also refused to answer rumours of former Barcelona boss Luis Enrique replacing him. Arsenal are appearing in their eighth European semi-final - they have progressed from six of the previous seven, on...More..

Common Anticholinergics Linked with Dementia Even When Taken 20 Years Before Diagnosis
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Common Anticholinergics Linked with Dementia Even When Taken 20 Years Before Diagnosis

It is already known that they can cause short-term confusion and raise people's risk of a fall. "We found that people who had been diagnosed with dementia were up to 30 per cent more likely to have been presc...More..

Denied access to food! Melaye laments from hospital bed
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Denied access to food! Melaye laments from hospital bed

However, after visiting Melaye at the Intensive Care unit of the Trauma Section of the National Hospital, Saraki said that he was in a stable condition of health against initial rumours that he was dying in the...More..

Didn't order Aadhaar-SIM link, Govt circular wrong, says SC
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Didn't order Aadhaar-SIM link, Govt circular wrong, says SC

Reports inform that Senior advocate Rakesh Dwivedi, appearing for the Unique Identification Authority of India ( UIDAI ) asked the judges to rule like doctors to save Aadhaar , initially quoted the Supreme Co...More..

Red Cross program takes aim at fire safety
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Red Cross program takes aim at fire safety

Monday, April 24 and will receive a free smoke alarm. "We always say hear the beep where you sleep so we always recommend to have them in your bedroom in common areas like living rooms", said Piffero. "Have a...More..

Ten people killed in Toronto van attack
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Ten people killed in Toronto van attack

In addition to those 10 killed, some 15 people were hospitalized with injuries after cops say suspect Alek Minassian jumped the curb in a white van and plowed through a crowd of people in Toronto's northe...More..

Reps order Buhari to appear over Benue killings
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Reps order Buhari to appear over Benue killings

The motion to invite Buhari was moved by an All Progressives Congress member from Kano State, Mr. Bashir Baballe. Most of the lawmakers who spoke said the crises in the country are caused by Buhari's "failure...More..

Fourth Illinois Death linked to Fake Pot
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Fourth Illinois Death linked to Fake Pot

The Illinois Department of Public Health says, the most recent death was a woman in her 30's in Central Illinois. Synthetic pot is sold under various names, like K2, Spice, Black Mamba, Bombay Blue, Genie and...More..

Here's how ME hospitals fared in latest Leapfrog safety rankings
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Here's how ME hospitals fared in latest Leapfrog safety rankings

The Leapfrog Group , a nonprofit watchdog organization for hospitals, analyzes hospital data and scores more than 2,300 hospitals every fall and spring on patient safety. But the report also highlighted an issu...More..

Is romaine lettuce safe to eat despite E. coli outbreak?
by | Thursday, April 26, 2018

Is romaine lettuce safe to eat despite E. coli outbreak?

Thirty-one new cases have been identified since the last count on April 18, the CDC said. Rachel Levine said the particular strain of E. coli can cause severe illness, including bloody diarrhea and hemolyti...More..

Commission calls for more NCAA oversight of AAU events
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Commission calls for more NCAA oversight of AAU events

If the National Basketball Association and NBAPA refuse to change their rules by the start of next season, the commission said it would consider other options, like making freshman ineligible or "locking" a...More..

Dez Bryant Rejects Offer From Ravens
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Dez Bryant Rejects Offer From Ravens

We'll continue to wait. Bryant's numbers have gone steadily down since the 2015 season. Bryant amassed more than 1,000 yards receiving, with double-digit touchdowns, for three straight seasons from 2012 to 20...More..

FDA takes actions to restrict kids' access to e-cigs
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

FDA takes actions to restrict kids' access to e-cigs

The rare request focuses on whether certain product features are specifically appealing to young people. "Juul and other e-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that turn nicotine-containing liquid into vapo...More..

One Drink a Day Can Increase Cancer Risk
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

One Drink a Day Can Increase Cancer Risk

This is because there has been evidence which says that alcohol can affect bacterial makeup of the mouth. Previously, work at NYU Langone and elsewhere have talked about how microbial changes in the mouth are t...More..

Researchers Discover New DNA Structure Within Human Cells
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Researchers Discover New DNA Structure Within Human Cells

To identify locations of i-motifs in a living cell, the researchers used a precise fluorescence technique that will pinpoint green spots inside the nucleus, which would indicate i-motifs. The new work shows not...More..

BEFORE THE DAWN: Thousands gather to honour our Anzacs
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

BEFORE THE DAWN: Thousands gather to honour our Anzacs

Tens of thousands of Turkish nationals and soldiers died, along with tens of thousands of Europeans, plus around 7,000-8,000 Australians and almost 3,000 New Zealanders, referred to together as Anzac troops. It...More..

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Ratings Summary on April 24, 2018
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT) Ratings Summary on April 24, 2018

It has outperformed by 15.28% the S&P500. Tobam decreased its stake in Vmware Inc (VMW) by 77.46% based on its latest 2017Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Strs Ohio has 339,549 shares. Delta ...More..

Penguins To Face Washington Capitals In Round 2 Of Playoffs
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Penguins To Face Washington Capitals In Round 2 Of Playoffs

This is also the third straight season in which Washington won the Metropolitan Division crown, though this year's is the most surprising. The Washington Capitals have completed a first round comeback again...More..

Two police officers, civilian shot in Dallas
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Two police officers, civilian shot in Dallas

The incident happened outside a Home Depot store along Forest Central Drive - near the intersection of Forest Lane and U.S. Highway 75. A message on the Dallas Police Department Twitter feed said the office...More..

Rutland Regional receives an 'A' for patient safety
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Rutland Regional receives an 'A' for patient safety

The region got hit with surprisingly weaker safety grades in a biannual scoring report issued Tuesday by the Washington-based nonprofit Leapfrog Group . To qualify for the Top Hospitals distinction, hospital...More..

Maternal caffeine intake associated with excess infant growth, overweight
by | Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Maternal caffeine intake associated with excess infant growth, overweight

She is from the department of environmental exposure and epidemiology at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health in Oslo. Some studies in animals also suggest that exposure to caffeine in the womb might ...More..

Eagles discussing visit with White House, but reportedly haven't committed yet
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Eagles discussing visit with White House, but reportedly haven't committed yet

Some teams choose to visit the White House later in the year, particularly if they can combine it with a trip to play against the Redskins or the Ravens, who are based near Washington. "For me, it's not just ab...More..

Petrol price continues to rise, up 14 paisa a litre
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Petrol price continues to rise, up 14 paisa a litre

Petrol prices rose for the fifth consecutive day on Monday to Rs 74.50 per litre in New Delhi , even as global crude oil cost dipped somewhat due to worldwide factors. Jaitley had raised excise duty nine time...More..

PDP To Buhari: Your CHOGM Trip, A Colossal Waste
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

PDP To Buhari: Your CHOGM Trip, A Colossal Waste

This, for me, is an aberration of language and most unfortunate. "Most youth today are willing and able but the fraudulent system we found ourselves could not provide the enabling environment". " It is also ins...More..

On Windrush, Amber Rudd has given a masterclass in blame-dodging
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

On Windrush, Amber Rudd has given a masterclass in blame-dodging

She said: "We were too slow to realise there was a group of people that needed to be treated differently". Ms Abbott drew cheers from the Labour benches after telling Ms Rudd "ultimately the buck stops with h...More..

Why we arrested Dino Melaye - Immigration
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Why we arrested Dino Melaye - Immigration

Some internally displaced persons (IDPs) were at the Abuja residence of Dino Melaye , senator representing Kogi west, on Monday . However, checks by Business Post revealed that Senator Melaye was stopped...More..

Artificial sweeteners, like sugar, can lead to obesity and diabetes
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Artificial sweeteners, like sugar, can lead to obesity and diabetes

The research was led by Brian Hoffmann, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Marquette University and Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. The study found t...More..

CDC Warns 'Do Not Buy Or Eat Romaine Lettuce From Yuma'
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

CDC Warns 'Do Not Buy Or Eat Romaine Lettuce From Yuma'

Most people infected with E. coli , recover within one week, however, some infections can be severe or life-threatening. For now, the CDC said not buy or eat romaine lettuce at grocery stores or restaurant...More..

Take precautions against Hepatitis A before you travel, IN health officials say
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Take precautions against Hepatitis A before you travel, IN health officials say

If you get one now, the other is due in six months. The genotype of two of these cases matches that of ongoing outbreaks in Arizona, Kentucky, California , Michigan and Utah. Dr. Howard said that homelessnes...More..

Gronkowski (the horse) experiences a 'minor setback'
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Gronkowski (the horse) experiences a 'minor setback'

The tight end did slip up during this 10-minute press conference. Gronkowski , the tight end, has been contemplating retirement since the end of last season. "I really can't think of anything cooler than havin...More..

The star of
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

The star of "home Alone" told about his attitude to the film

He calls it "background radiation at Christmastime". "I've had people who want to sit down and watch it with me, which is like both flattering and creepy". He now has a net worth of $15 million dollars, acc...More..

CDC Warns Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce From This Arizona Region
by | Tuesday, April 24, 2018

CDC Warns Not To Eat Romaine Lettuce From This Arizona Region

The CDC is urging consumers not to buy or eat the romaine lettuce that you can purchase at a grocery store or eat at a restaurant unless you can positively confirm that the romaine is not from the Yuma, Arizona...More..

Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Riess held without bond, two guns found in hotel room

She is now being held in the Cameron County Jail on charges that include murder with a firearm. Riess is also facing one count of felony theft for allegedly illegally transferring $11,000 from her husband's b...More..

Nigerian troops intercept Boko Haram wives
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Nigerian troops intercept Boko Haram wives

So far, normalcy has been restored in the area". Aya said that the Commissioner of Police, Mr. Ali Janga, had directed a thorough investigation into the unfortunate incidents. At least 13 persons were killed ...More..

Opposition using impeachment motion as political tool: Jaitley
by | Monday, April 23, 2018

Opposition using impeachment motion as political tool: Jaitley

In any case the Congress and other opposition parties will not succeed in impeachment ploy because the BJP has majority in both houses of the Parliament and that 2/3rd majority in each house is needed t...More..

IPL 2018: SRH vs CSK Preview
by | Sunday, April 22, 2018

IPL 2018: SRH vs CSK Preview

It could have been very different had Rahul Tripathi not let an outside edge from Watson squirm through his grasp at first slip in the opening over of the match. For Royals to have any sort of a chance, they ne...More..