Health


'Virginia Woolf' playwright Edward Albee dies at age 88
- September 19, 2016

In 1963 Albee's now-iconic drama, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? , was selected by the drama jury, but the advisory committee reversed the decision, electing to not award a prize in the drama category that year. Born in Washington D.C.in 1928, Albee grew up in a household with adoptive parents who, he said, disapproved of his dream of becoming a writer; it was when he moved to New York City's Greenwich Village that he learned the art of playwriting. (more...)
Improvised explosive device in New York City injures at least 29
- September 19, 2016

The Manhattan blast followed a pipe bomb explosion earlier Saturday in Seaside Park, New Jersey, before the start of a charity 5K race to benefit Marines and sailors. "The explosives detonated in New York City, that was me", the posting reads. Cuomo says the injured have been released from the hospital. "Now, I want to be clear: Whatever the cause, whatever the intention here, New Yorkers will not be intimidated", the Democratic mayor said. (more...)
Doctor declares Trump running mate Pence to be healthy
- September 19, 2016

Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton's campaign released additional medical information in the wake of her pneumonia diagnosis, and Donald Trump, Pence's running mate, went on " The Dr. He also had surgery in August 2015 to fix a hernia. Pence exercises four days a week, mainly by biking, and takes no medications except for seasonal allergies. (more...)
Harry Kane scores winner for Tottenham before injury scare Harry Kane scores winner for Tottenham before injury scare
- September 19, 2016

Tottenham are a better side with the Belgian in the team and he will look to control the match from deep, carving out chances for the more advanced players by driving forwards with the power and pace that Spurs have missed so far. "And then in the second half it is like we need that from the manager and the staff to wake up and say, "This is the reality", we need to change and then say, "Now yes we are going to do our job". (more...)
Steelers meet Bengals ... there will be bad blood
- September 19, 2016

You could put that on the stalls of Cockrell and Gay all week leading up to the game, and they would know every day just how daunting a task they are facing in Week 2. "You're just trying to get your hands on him and slow him down". "We don't get too high or too low". Dalton threw for 366 yards and a touchdown, but where he showed his moxie was withstanding a ferocious Jets' pass rush. (more...)
Titans rally to beat Lions 16-15 on Mariota's 2nd TD pass Titans rally to beat Lions 16-15 on Mariota's 2nd TD pass
- September 19, 2016

The Titans did see flashes of brilliance out of Demarco Murray and Tajae Sharpe in their week one loss and both will be on full display here against a Lions defense that was shredded by Andrew Luck last week in a game that could be closer than people think. (more...)
Hillary Clinton's doctor says she's 'fit to serve'
- September 18, 2016

Release the tax records, the foundation records, the health records. An upbeat Clinton walked onstage at a rally in North Carolina to James Brown's song, "I Feel Good". The one-page portion of Trump's physical that was revealed to Dr. Oz wasn't very detailed. John McCain, R-Ariz., offered when he ran for president in 2008 at an age similar to Trump's. (more...)
Mom pumps breast milk while running half-marathon Mom pumps breast milk while running half-marathon
- September 18, 2016

That's what Anna Young of Salt Lake City did Sunday. Young, an avid runner, told Babble that she signed up for the race before she found out was pregnant, but made a decision to run it after giving birth, training while pushing her daughter in a stroller. (more...)
Trump Shares Results From Medical Exam on 'Dr. Oz,' Show Says
- September 18, 2016

Oz will not review the results of Trump's recent physical, according to the Trump camp. Two other aides, who were not authorized to publicly discuss internal deliberations of the campaign, said simply that the release would be soon. "I want to ask him pointed questions about his health". Dr. Lisa Bardack adds that Clinton is "recovering well with antibiotics and rest" after she became overheated, dehydrated and felt dizzy at a 9/11 memorial ceremony on Sunday. (more...)
Wells Fargo CEO says bank culture not to blame
- September 18, 2016

According to the Financial Times , approximately $9bn has been wiped from the bank's market capitalisation, which has allowed JPMorgan Chase to overtake it in value for the first time since 2013. Thousands of employees were fired for this type of conduct. She announced earlier this year that she would retire from the company at the end of 2016. (more...)
Pastor who interrupted me was 'nervous mess'
- September 18, 2016

The Republican nominee visited Flint amid criticism that he was exploiting the water crisis for a simply "photo op" by the city's Mayor Karen Weaver, who said Mr Trump had not contacted her about his plans, nor did he propose any help to the city. (more...)
Corker says Pence meeting with GOP 'positive' Corker says Pence meeting with GOP 'positive'
- September 18, 2016

Peter King, R-New York. The Indiana governor's pitch was simple and straightforward: Give us your input on personnel and policy ideas and help us win. But there has been no warmth between the two men, and Trump briefly flirted with backing Ryan's GOP primary opponent before eventually supporting the Speaker. (more...)
Murray digs deep again but comes up short against Del Potro
- September 18, 2016

The 27-year-old, playing his first Davis Cup singles rubber in four years, sealed victory 6-4, 5-7, 6-7 (5-7), 6-3, 6-4 in just over five hours following an epic battle on the hard-court of the Emirates Arena in Glasgow on Friday. Against a backdrop of unstoppable cheering from the 8,000 packed into the arena, Andy observed: "It was an wonderful match, great atmosphere". Tomorrow sees two singles matches as Andy Murray takes on Pella, while Edmund faces world number 64 Del Potro. (more...)
Study confirms Zika causes brain birth defects
- September 18, 2016

Director Dr. Glenn Morris said it will fund work identifying Zika cases in the Caribbean nation and "help us begin to understand the risk to Florida". If a deal is reached, Zika response funding would be added to must-pass legislation meant to prevent a federal government shutdown this fall, the AP reported . (more...)
Satyendra Jain, Nadda discuss Delhi's dengue and chikungunya crisis
- September 18, 2016

Looking at the relatively high chikungunya mortality figures being reported by some of the private hospitals, it was chose to seek complete information like case sheet and death summary of all the fatal cases from such hospitals, the statement said. (more...)
Trump suggests Clinton's Secret Service agents disarm
- September 18, 2016

I think that her bodyguards should disarm, right? "Take their guns away ... let's see what happens to her". President Obama weighed in by brushing aside the controversy . "I think they should disarm". The Republican candidate told Cubans that if he was elected November 8th, he was going to reverse President Barack Obama's decision to reestablish relations with the Communist island. (more...)
Trump finally says President Obama was born in the US Trump finally says President Obama was born in the US
- September 18, 2016

Donald Trump's running mate is meeting with the leader of the Greek Orthodox Church in America. And at the Republican National Convention, his four adult children - Ivanka, Don Jr., Eric and Tiffany - each delivered speeches that sought to show more human sides of their father. (more...)
Trump Campaign Releases Results From Candidate's Physical Trump Campaign Releases Results From Candidate's Physical
- September 18, 2016

Overall, he is described as having "excellent physical health". "He does not use tobacco products or alcohol", Bornstein writes . Trump's campaign released the records, timed with the airing of his appearance discussing them on the "Dr. (more...)
White looking to build on shaky debut when Bears meet Eagles White looking to build on shaky debut when Bears meet Eagles
- September 18, 2016

The jersey sales, the Presidential mention, the radio talk show feeding frenzies. with all due respect it doesn't rate with the outcome Wentz and the Eagles got in the opener. Eagles corner Nolan Carroll described what he sees when he watches Jeffery on film. The Eagles will be without starting cornerback Leodis McKelvin on Monday. (more...)
Donald Trump Suggests Hillary's Bodyguards "Disarm Immediately"
- September 18, 2016

In the must-win states of Florida and Ohio, Trump and Clinton are deadlocked in this week's CNN/ORC poll, as well as several other surveys. It will take 270 out of a total of 538 electoral votes to win the seat in the Oval Office, and Clinton and Donald Trump are running nearly even in the fight for swing states. (more...)