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US Senate Confirms Ambassador To China
Washington: US Senate on Monday voted 82-13 to approve Iowa Governor Terry Branstad to be the new US Ambassador to China. In a statement after the confirmation, Branstad said he looks forward to working with leaders of both countries for the mutual benefit and the rest of the world, Xinhua news a..
Eating fruits, vegetables daily may cut artery disease
Increased consumption of fruit and vegetables per day may lower your risk of developing an artery disease that affects blood flow to the legs, researchers say. Peripheral artery disease (PAD) narrows the arteries of the legs, limiting blood flow to the muscles and making it difficult or painful t..
America, New York, Nassau Coliseum, Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus
America's most celebrated circus Ringling Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus has staged its final performance in New York, as emotional performers, and wistful crowd-goers bid farewell to an institution in US live entertainment. The circus gave the final performance titled "The Greatest Show on Ea..
Hypertension In Young Adults Ups Stroke Risk Later: Study
New York: Your teenaged son or daughter with a common type of high blood pressure may be at greater risk for stroke as well as damage to the kidneys and brain in adulthood, new research shows. Individuals with isolated systolic hypertension exhibit systolic blood pressure of 140 or higher, but a ..
Omega-3 Foods May Help Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease
New York: Eating foods rich in omega 3 fatty acids may raise blood flow to areas in the brain associated with memory and learning, thus reducing the risk of Alzheimer's disease, a study has showed. Alzheimer's is a progressive disease that destroys memory and other important mental functions. ..
US Navy Veteran Charged Over Times Square Carnage
A US Navy veteran who steered his car into pedestrians in New York's Times Square has been charged with murder and held without bail, police said. The order was given to Richard Rojas, 26, at the Manhattan Criminal Court on Friday by Judge Tamiko Amaker, Xinhua news agency reported. Rojas was ..
US Dollar Slumps Amid Trump Uncertainty
New York: The US dollar declined against other major peers on Friday as uncertainties about whether Trump administration could continue to push its economic reform agenda weighed on the market. The White House earlier this week pushed back against a new wave of media allegations that President Do..
Exercise Helps Burn Bone Fat, Make Them Stronger
New York: Exercising burns the fat found within bone marrow and this process improves bone quality in a matter of weeks, says a study. The study, published in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, also suggests that obese individuals - who often have worse bone quality - may derive even great..
Lovely To Have Worked With You On ‘Baywatch’: Priyanka To Pamela
New York: Indian actress Priyanka Chopra, who currently awaits the release of "Baywatch", says it was lovely to work with Hollywood star Pamela Anderson in her maiden Hollywood film. Anderson on Thursday night took to Twitter to thank Priyanka, who has lent her voice for the world's first robotic..
How Beneficial Are Generic Hepatitis C Drugs Available In India?
New York: Use of the generic versions of directly-acting antiviral (DAA) drugs that are available in India to treat hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection can increase lifespan while reducing lifetime health care costs, says a study. Compared with no DAA treatment, use of the generic drugs in HCV-infe..