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UNLV claims 3OT thriller over Wyoming 69-66 UNLV claims 3OT thriller over Wyoming 69-66
- November 14, 2016

UNLV struggled in its return game and surrendered a 60-yard punt return touchdown and a 59-yard kick return. Four quarters were not enough for UNLV and Wyoming on Saturday at Sam Boyd stadium, as the back-and-forth Mountain West contest needed three overtime periods to determine a victor. (more...)
Dries Mertens, Romelu Lukaku score as Belgium rout Estonia Dries Mertens, Romelu Lukaku score as Belgium rout Estonia
- November 14, 2016

Belgium continued to dominate and extended their advantage after 25 minutes when Eden Hazard slotted into the top corner, with Mertens picking up the assist. Everyone else is fine and fit to train tonight. Estonia replied just before the half-hour through Henri Anier but it was a lonely highlight for the Baltic nation who are second from bottom with three points. (more...)
British Red Squirrels Carry Medieval Leprosy
- November 14, 2016

The discovery of the leprosy strain on red squirrels was verified through the team's experiment using 100 dead specimens collected from Scotland, england and Ireland. There is no evidence that leprosy is being passed on to humans but it has opened up new information about the way leprosy works. These armadillos are found in the United States, and around 16 percent of the 645 armadillos studied were found to have the leprosy bacteria. (more...)
Moon closest to Earth tonight
- November 14, 2016

According to scientists, when the moon is close to the earth, it's deemed the perigee stage. The full moon appears that much larger in diameter and because it is larger, it shines 30 per cent more moonlight onto the Earth. According to NASA , a supermoon can appear as much as 14 per cent bigger and 30 per cent brighter than a regular, or apogee, full moon. So, this Monday night, get a date. (more...)
Donald Trump Tells 60 Minutes He Will Keep Parts of Obamacare Donald Trump Tells 60 Minutes He Will Keep Parts of Obamacare
- November 14, 2016

In a major U-turn which may upset many of his devoted followers, President-elect Donald Trump has said he may not fully repeal Obamacare. Trump credits his Thursday meeting with Obama in changing his mind on the total repeal. "Look at the mess, and look at the corruption", Trump said at a rally just a day before Election Day in Scranton, Pennsylvania. "It's not something I've given a lot of thought because I want to solve healthcare, jobs, border control, and tax reform." As of ... (more...)
The red squirrel's shocking leprosy secret
- November 14, 2016

The invasion of grey squirrel, which was found to be immune with leprosy virus, has also aggravated the situation of red squirrels, tightening the food and space competition within their habitat range. However, the bacteria has been found to be on nine-banded armadillos as well. Researchers need to perform a further analysis in order to establish the exact origin of the pathogen and how the red squirrels in Britain managed to get infected with it. (more...)
Red squirrels in the United Kingdom have leprosy
- November 14, 2016

Scientists have discovered that the red squirrels from Scotland carries human leprosy . Red squirrels are a protected species and their numbers are in decline. There is no evidence that leprosy is being passed on to humans but it has opened up new information about the way leprosy works. After performing various genetic screening and blood tests on the cadavers, they discovered that 25 squirrels, all from the Brownsea Island in England, were carriers of the Mycobacterium leprae . (more...)
Nigel Farage pictured with Donald Trump inside gold lift
- November 14, 2016

A day after Trump's election victory, Farage told a British radio station he was "absolutely happy" and called on the US real estate mogul to reverse "loathsome" Barack Obama's policy by making Britain his top priority. Mr Farage summed up the Trump team's mood on election night, saying: "I wouldn't say they were surprised to win, but I think they were relieved to win". (more...)
Transition begins as Obama meets Trump Transition begins as Obama meets Trump
- November 14, 2016

Obama and Trump were to meet in the Oval Office to discuss what both envision as a smooth transfer despite the pitched rhetoric about one another during the campaign, and well before. Clinton would have been the first woman US president. "Everyone on my team should be extraordinarily proud of everything they have done", Obama said. (more...)
'60 Minutes' lands interview with president-elect for Sunday
- November 14, 2016

Some 60.3 million people voted for Trump in the November 8 election, fewer than the 60.8 million who chose Clinton. Tonight, at 7 p.m. for the first time the citizens of the United States will hear from President elect Donald Trump on some of the things he hopes to do for the country. (more...)
Sears just revealed its Black Friday deals
- November 13, 2016

Not every deal is the best on Thanksgiving. Their deals on TV, Xbox and DVD stockings-stuffers are enough to let-go other retailers. Heads up, holiday deal hunters: Best Buy just announced its plans for Black Friday. Home and Outdoor Favorites including $9.76 kitchen appliances (special buy), Hotel Style 1,100 Thread Count Sheet Set for $25 (special buy), Hotel Style Down Alternative Comforter for $20 (special buy) and Pioneer Woman 27-piece Porcelain Enamel Nonstick Cookware Set for $89 ... (more...)
Stocks spike after Federal Bureau of Investigation ends Clinton email review
- November 13, 2016

Trump returned a few minutes later to resume his remarks and declared, "We will never be stopped". "Tomorrow, you can vote for a hopeful, inclusive, bighearted America". Clinton and her aides feel wronged by a curiously timed disclosure. "We were up considerably in all but two of the battleground states where we were tied or one behind, according to our data", Clinton said. (more...)
Leprosy Found to Infect Red Squirrels in British Isles
- November 13, 2016

Speaking with the BBC , one of the lead researchers, Professor Anna Meredith explained how the discovery was made: "we took samples from those squirrels, investigated further and we found that the squirrels on Brownsea Island were also infected with leprosy, and it's the human form of the disease". (more...)
Trump's Win Sparks Surge in Calls to LGBT Crisis Hotlines Trump's Win Sparks Surge in Calls to LGBT Crisis Hotlines
- November 13, 2016

Other crisis and suicide prevention lines saw similar trends. On Friday, texts were still coming in at twice the normal volume. Steve Mendelsohn, deputy executive director, says that some 95% of their callers discussed the election. "We're seeing a direct impact". The lifeline was started in 2005. That's what made the spike in calls so unexpected, though the eventual content was less of a surprise. (more...)
Climate activists express concern for planet after Trump win Climate activists express concern for planet after Trump win
- November 13, 2016

The Nov. 8 election in the US of Trump, who has been a vocal skeptic of climate change, continued to reverberate in Marrakech. The Paris Agreement marks the first time all countries have pledged to fight global warming by curbing the rise in greenhouse gas emissions, primarily carbon dioxide from fossil fuels. (more...)
How should the Steelers contain Prescott and Elliott?
- November 13, 2016

Steven is here bringing us the info on the Steelers and Cowboys rivalry over the years as well as his thoughts on Dak Prescott and Tony Romo . A fourth-round pick leading the best team in the NFC at the midway point was an nearly inconceivable plot twist. (more...)
Clinton aggressively tries to shape public opinion on latest Federal Bureau of Investigation email review Clinton aggressively tries to shape public opinion on latest Federal Bureau of Investigation email review
- November 13, 2016

Weiner is married to - and now separated from - longtime Clinton aide Huma Abedin, who had access to the same device or devices. The emails were discovered as part of an investigation into former NY congressman Anthony Weiner , who is suspected of having sexually charged communications with a 15-year-old girl. (more...)
No. 5 Ohio State cruises to second straight 62-3 victory
- November 13, 2016

The No. 5 Buckeyes beat the Terrapins , 62-3, on Saturday at Maryland Stadium. Nebraska will go to IL on September 29 and Northwestern will play on a Friday twice in three weeks, going to Maryland on October 13, then having a home game against Michigan State on October 27. (more...)
Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo Tears Up Introducing Teammate David Ross at Parade
- November 13, 2016

His dad, 51-year-old private equity investor Dean Anderson, says the new generation of Cubs fans will be expecting more Cubs championships. "It will be a parade and a celebration that all of Chicago for 108 years in their mind's eye, have been envisioning. (more...)
The moving reason why Hillary Clinton wore purple for her concession speech
- November 13, 2016

At 48 percent for Clinton and 49 percent for Trump, the two were almost tied with voters who more than $100,000. She mentioned congratulating president-elect Trump on the phone and voiced out her hope of having him lead to be the best president for every American-no matter what race, gender, or religion. (more...)